The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 June 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
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 40 43
Contract jobs citing HP 0 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire - 2.72% 1.83%
As % of the Vendors category - 5.51% 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 8
Median daily rate - £300 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -29.41%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +11.53% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £12.74 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.81 £27.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -37.75% +54.28%  

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 Gloucestershire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 136 236 166
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 41.34% 49.37% 37.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 127 115
Median daily rate £328 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.66% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 9
Median hourly rate £45.00 £25.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.25 £12.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Gloucestershire

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Gloucestershire

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

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Netcool
2 4 (66.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (33.33%) Solaris
4 2 (33.33%) Apache
4 2 (33.33%) MS Access
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (33.33%) McAfee
4 2 (33.33%) EMC
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) Veritas
4 2 (33.33%) Unicenter
4 2 (33.33%) Thin Client

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (33.33%) Live Communications Server
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MS Access
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Wintel Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
1 2 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (33.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Solaris
4 2 (33.33%) Unix
4 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) Demand Management
2 2 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) NetBackup
1 4 (66.67%) Netcool
1 4 (66.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (33.33%) Unicenter
2 2 (33.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
1 2 (33.33%) EMC
1 2 (33.33%) McAfee
1 2 (33.33%) Meridio
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Veritas
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper