The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 47 33 57
Rank change year-on-year -14 +24  
Contract jobs citing HP 11 21 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.09% 3.65% 1.64%
As % of the Vendors category 4.53% 8.02% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 19 9
Median daily rate £350 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £223 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £421 £440
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 Glasgow.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 243 262 343
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 46.20% 45.57% 40.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 144 216
Median daily rate £370 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.33% -20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 15
Median hourly rate £37.50 £16.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +134.37% -36.00%  
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 Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Glasgow

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Glasgow

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

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 Glasgow region with a requirement for HP.

1 7 (30.43%) Windows
1 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 6 (26.09%) Cisco
2 6 (26.09%) ITIL
2 6 (26.09%) VMware
2 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
3 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) SAN
3 5 (21.74%) Linux
3 5 (21.74%) DHCP
3 5 (21.74%) DNS
3 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
4 4 (17.39%) WAN
4 4 (17.39%) Dell
4 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
4 4 (17.39%) WSUS
4 4 (17.39%) Riverbed
4 4 (17.39%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (17.39%) vSphere
5 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (13.04%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (13.04%) JIRA
5 3 (13.04%) QA
5 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (13.04%) TDD
5 3 (13.04%) LoadRunner
5 3 (13.04%) NetApp

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.35%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.35%) MS Project
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) DHCP
1 5 (21.74%) DNS
1 5 (21.74%) SAN
2 4 (17.39%) WAN
3 3 (13.04%) Firewall
3 3 (13.04%) LAN
4 2 (8.70%) BIG-IP
4 2 (8.70%) Unified Communications
4 2 (8.70%) Wireless
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (4.35%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) JIRA
1 3 (13.04%) LoadRunner
1 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Coordinator
2 3 (13.04%) Network Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) QA Coordinator
3 2 (8.70%) Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Performance Tester
3 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Tester
4 1 (4.35%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (4.35%) Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support
4 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Celerra
3 1 (4.35%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (4.35%) EMC VNX
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.35%) HP Storage
3 1 (4.35%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Linux
3 3 (13.04%) AIX
3 3 (13.04%) Solaris
4 2 (8.70%) CentOS
4 2 (8.70%) HPUX
4 2 (8.70%) Unix
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (13.04%) SDLC
3 3 (13.04%) SOA
3 3 (13.04%) TDD
3 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (8.70%) CRM
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 2 (8.70%) Network Design
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.70%) Supplier Management
5 1 (4.35%) High Availability
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.35%) Load Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) QMS
5 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.35%) C-shell
2 1 (4.35%) Korn
2 1 (4.35%) Perl
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) CCNP
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.70%) Degree
3 2 (8.70%) MCSA
3 2 (8.70%) MCSE
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.35%) CCDP
4 1 (4.35%) CCIE
4 1 (4.35%) CCIP
4 1 (4.35%) CCSA
4 1 (4.35%) CCSE
4 1 (4.35%) HP ASE
4 1 (4.35%) HP MASE
4 1 (4.35%) JNCIA
4 1 (4.35%) JNCIE
4 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.35%) PMP
4 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (17.39%) vSphere
4 1 (4.35%) VMware Server
4 1 (4.35%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (17.39%) WSUS
2 2 (8.70%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (8.70%) OpenView
2 2 (8.70%) SnapMirror
3 1 (4.35%) FortiGate
3 1 (4.35%) PowerCLI
3 1 (4.35%) SCCM
3 1 (4.35%) vRealize
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Cisco
1 6 (26.09%) VMware
2 4 (17.39%) Dell
2 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
2 4 (17.39%) Riverbed
3 3 (13.04%) Avaya
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) NetApp
4 2 (8.70%) Aruba
4 2 (8.70%) F5
4 2 (8.70%) Palo Alto
4 2 (8.70%) Veeam
4 2 (8.70%) WatchGuard
5 1 (4.35%) 3PAR
5 1 (4.35%) Brocade
5 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
5 1 (4.35%) Isilon
5 1 (4.35%) Juniper
5 1 (4.35%) Lotus
5 1 (4.35%) ProCurve