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 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
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 9 14
Rank change year-on-year -7 +5  
Contract jobs citing HP 3 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 2.97% 7.87% 7.19%
As % of the Vendors category 7.32% 15.56% 14.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 5
Median daily rate £275 £280 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.78% -46.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £268 £508
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £416 £577
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +11.53% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £23.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +46.03%  
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 Guildford.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 41 45 76
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 40.59% 50.56% 49.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 30 45
Median daily rate £388 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% -15.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £265 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 5
Median hourly rate £21.50 £23.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.52% +46.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £23.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.70 £23.00 £23.00
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 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

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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 Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP in Guildford

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Guildford

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 Guildford region with a requirement for HP.

1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Test Management
3 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (50.00%) NeoLoad
3 3 (50.00%) Test Planning
3 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (50.00%) Nimble Storage
3 3 (50.00%) Defect Management
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Symantec
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) WatchGuard
5 1 (16.67%) Altiris
5 1 (16.67%) SCCM

HP
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) ADSL
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) Intranet
2 1 (16.67%) ISDN
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) PSTN
2 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) NeoLoad
1 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Test Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) ArcSight Expert
4 1 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
4 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) IT Support
4 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Subject Matter Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Defect Management
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (50.00%) Test Management
1 3 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Content Development
2 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
2 1 (16.67%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) Python
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (16.67%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (16.67%) DameWare
2 1 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Nimble Storage
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Symantec
5 1 (16.67%) Altiris
5 1 (16.67%) ArcSight
5 1 (16.67%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (16.67%) Intel
5 1 (16.67%) Juniper
5 1 (16.67%) Meraki
5 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (16.67%) WatchGuard