Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax 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 6 months to 24 November 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
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 - 35
Rank change year-on-year - +35 +3
Contract jobs citing HP 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 2.88% - 1.45%
As % of the Vendors category 10.00% - 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Halifax median daily rate £294 - £400
West Yorkshire median daily rate £294 £300 £375
% change year-on-year -2.17% -20.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Halifax median hourly rate £8.83 - £10.75
10th Percentile £8.42 - £9.23
90th Percentile £9.23 - £13.28
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £10.30 £9.45 £15.86
% change year-on-year +8.99% -40.42% +47.53%

HP is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Halifax.

All Vendors
Halifax
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 30 51 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 28.85% 24.29% 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 37 38
Halifax median daily rate £365 £425 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.12% +10.75% -9.71%
10th Percentile £199 £290 £283
90th Percentile £455 £500 £500
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Halifax median hourly rate £12.16 £9.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.03% -24.00% -8.05%
10th Percentile £9.10 £9.25 £9.60
90th Percentile £15.10 £9.75 £18.15
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +1.43% -3.45% +30.34%

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

Job postings citing HP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Halifax.

Job vacancy trend for HP in Halifax

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Halifax

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Halifax region with a requirement for HP.

1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
1 2 (66.67%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax 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 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Project
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Leader
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Defect Management
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB