The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 20 24 29
Rank change year-on-year +4 +5  
Contract jobs citing HP 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 2.29% 2.72% 0.93%
As % of the Vendors category 7.14% 4.94% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £555 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £370
% change year-on-year -6.66% +1.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £15.61
% change year-on-year -30.95% +34.50%  

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 Guildford.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 42 81 96
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 32.06% 55.10% 44.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 45 72
Median daily rate £425 £425 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +36.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £185 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.47 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.33% -20.85%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford 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 Guildford

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Guildford

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Guildford

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 25 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 Guildford region with a requirement for HP.

1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Test Management
3 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (27.27%) NeoLoad
3 3 (27.27%) Test Planning
3 3 (27.27%) Defect Management
3 3 (27.27%) Nimble Storage
3 3 (27.27%) SLA
3 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (27.27%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) MS Office
3 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
4 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
4 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
4 2 (18.18%) SCCM
5 1 (9.09%) SCOM
5 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Intranet
1 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) NeoLoad
1 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Field Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Field Service Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Break Fix Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) IT Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Test Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Printer Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Technician
6 1 (9.09%) Deskside Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Functional Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Functional Test Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Hardware Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Technician
6 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Defect Management
1 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
1 3 (27.27%) Project Management
1 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
1 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (27.27%) Test Management
1 3 (27.27%) Test Planning
2 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
2 1 (9.09%) Pay per click
2 1 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
2 1 (9.09%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (9.09%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Nimble Storage
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) arcserve
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) EMC
4 1 (9.09%) Samsung