The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Erskine with a requirement for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HP over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Hewlett-Packard Company.

HP
Renfrewshire / Erskine
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 8 13
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5  
Contract jobs citing HP 13 42 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Erskine 19.12% 30.22% 17.28%
As % of the Vendors category 23.64% 40.00% 25.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 37 12
Median daily rate £325 £410 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.73% +17.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £357 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £445 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £366
% change year-on-year -6.66% +2.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -30.95% +40.00%  

HP is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Erskine.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Erskine
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 55 105 55
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Erskine 80.88% 75.54% 67.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 74 37
Median daily rate £325 £400 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +15.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £271 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £445 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £24.10 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Erskine

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Erskine citing HP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for HP in Erskine

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HP in Erskine.

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Erskine

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP in Erskine.

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Erskine

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing HP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Erskine region with a requirement for HP.

1 16 (84.21%) SC Cleared
1 16 (84.21%) Security Cleared
2 15 (78.95%) ITIL
3 13 (68.42%) Cisco
4 12 (63.16%) Firewall
5 8 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (42.11%) Wireless
5 8 (42.11%) CCNP
5 8 (42.11%) LAN
5 8 (42.11%) WAN
5 8 (42.11%) Riverbed
5 8 (42.11%) F5
6 7 (36.84%) ITSM
7 6 (31.58%) Service Management
7 6 (31.58%) CCSA
7 6 (31.58%) CCSE
7 6 (31.58%) Network Design
7 6 (31.58%) BIG-IP
7 6 (31.58%) JNCIA
7 6 (31.58%) JNCIE
7 6 (31.58%) Degree
7 6 (31.58%) CCIP
7 6 (31.58%) CCDP
7 6 (31.58%) CCIE
7 6 (31.58%) Juniper
7 6 (31.58%) CheckPoint
7 6 (31.58%) Aruba
7 6 (31.58%) FortiGate
7 6 (31.58%) Fortinet
8 5 (26.32%) Change Control

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Erskine by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) Firewall
2 8 (42.11%) LAN
2 8 (42.11%) WAN
2 8 (42.11%) Wireless
3 6 (31.58%) BIG-IP
4 2 (10.53%) HTTP
4 2 (10.53%) HTTPS
4 2 (10.53%) SAN
5 1 (5.26%) DHCP
5 1 (5.26%) DNS
5 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
5 1 (5.26%) NAS
5 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.26%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Automation Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Data Centre Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Data Network Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Design Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Network Design Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Switch Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Designer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) ITSM
3 6 (31.58%) Network Design
3 6 (31.58%) Service Management
4 5 (26.32%) Change Control
4 5 (26.32%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (21.05%) QMS
5 4 (21.05%) Quality Management
6 2 (10.53%) OO
6 2 (10.53%) Software Distribution
6 2 (10.53%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (5.26%) Analytics
7 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
7 1 (5.26%) Process Improvement
7 1 (5.26%) Project Management
7 1 (5.26%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.26%) Service Design
7 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) C
3 1 (5.26%) Jython
3 1 (5.26%) Perl
3 1 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (84.21%) SC Cleared
1 16 (84.21%) Security Cleared
2 8 (42.11%) CCNP
2 8 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (31.58%) CCDP
3 6 (31.58%) CCIE
3 6 (31.58%) CCIP
3 6 (31.58%) CCSA
3 6 (31.58%) CCSE
3 6 (31.58%) Degree
3 6 (31.58%) JNCIA
3 6 (31.58%) JNCIE
4 4 (21.05%) HP ASE
4 4 (21.05%) HP MASE
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) FortiGate
2 2 (10.53%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 1 (5.26%) BladeLogic
3 1 (5.26%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (5.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (5.26%) PowerCLI
3 1 (5.26%) Puppet
3 1 (5.26%) SCCM
3 1 (5.26%) SCOrch
3 1 (5.26%) Tivoli
3 1 (5.26%) vRealize
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco
2 8 (42.11%) F5
2 8 (42.11%) Riverbed
3 6 (31.58%) Aruba
3 6 (31.58%) CheckPoint
3 6 (31.58%) Fortinet
3 6 (31.58%) Juniper
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.26%) BMC
5 1 (5.26%) CA
5 1 (5.26%) Dell
5 1 (5.26%) VMware