The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 27 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP
Rank 53 31 44
Rank change year-on-year -22 +13  
Contract jobs citing HP 4 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.98% 4.81% 1.96%
As % of the Vendors category 1.63% 11.22% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 3
Median daily rate £400 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -22.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £364
% change year-on-year -6.66% +3.02%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year -30.95% +37.70%  

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 Essex.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 245 196 204
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 60.20% 42.89% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 88 111
Median daily rate £425 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.43% -8.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £200 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 34 12
Median hourly rate £29.00 £16.50 £26.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.75% -37.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.70 £19.00 £44.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Essex

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in Essex over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP in Essex

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Essex

HP
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +2 1 £400 -
Harlow - 1 £600 - 1
Southend-on-Sea - 1 - -
HP
East of England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 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 Essex region with a requirement for HP.

1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) NetApp
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (14.29%) Replication
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (14.29%) Google
5 1 (14.29%) Huawei
5 1 (14.29%) PKI
5 1 (14.29%) Brocade
5 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) NetSuite
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Coherence

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) NetSuite
1 1 (14.29%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
1 1 (14.29%) PaaS
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) BGP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) HSRP
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) OSPF
2 1 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (14.29%) SMTP
2 1 (14.29%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Field Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Field Service Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) COM
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
1 1 (14.29%) EMC VMAX
1 1 (14.29%) EMC VNX
1 1 (14.29%) FlexPod
1 1 (14.29%) HP Storage
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
1 1 (14.29%) PKI
1 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
1 1 (14.29%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (14.29%) People Management
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) DFS Replication
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
1 1 (14.29%) EMC VPLEX
1 1 (14.29%) HP SIM
1 1 (14.29%) Nagios
1 1 (14.29%) OpenView
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (14.29%) PowerCLI
1 1 (14.29%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) NetApp
5 1 (14.29%) 3PAR
5 1 (14.29%) Brocade
5 1 (14.29%) Clearswift
5 1 (14.29%) EMC
5 1 (14.29%) Epicor
5 1 (14.29%) F5
5 1 (14.29%) Google
5 1 (14.29%) Hitachi
5 1 (14.29%) Huawei
5 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) Sage
5 1 (14.29%) Samsung
5 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
5 1 (14.29%) SolidFire