The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hemel Hempstead 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 23 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
Hertfordshire / Hemel Hempstead
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 19 16
Rank change year-on-year +8 -3  
Contract jobs citing HP 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead 4.65% 2.41% 2.17%
As % of the Vendors category 11.76% 4.44% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £400 £438 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.57% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £325 £347
% change year-on-year +11.53% -6.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.81 £25.03 £17.25
% change year-on-year -32.86% +45.10%  

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 Hemel Hempstead.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Hemel Hempstead
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 17 45 57
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hemel Hempstead 39.53% 54.22% 61.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 30 27
Median daily rate £438 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% -8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £288 £114
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £490 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hemel Hempstead

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead 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 Hemel Hempstead

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Hemel Hempstead

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 23 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 Hemel Hempstead region with a requirement for HP.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (50.00%) REXX
2 1 (50.00%) Tcl
2 1 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) AWK
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (50.00%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (50.00%) sed

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead 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 (50.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (50.00%) SNMP
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Debian
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) AWK
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) REXX
1 1 (50.00%) sed
1 1 (50.00%) Tcl
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) VMware