The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leatherhead 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 24 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 / Leatherhead
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 20 7
Rank change year-on-year +9 -13  
Contract jobs citing HP 3 15 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leatherhead 5.77% 13.04% 26.47%
As % of the Vendors category 12.50% 26.32% 54.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 26
Median daily rate £300 £450 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +8.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £325 £345
% change year-on-year +11.53% -5.79%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.81 £26.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -35.36% +48.59%  

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 Leatherhead.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Leatherhead
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 24 57 50
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leatherhead 46.15% 49.57% 49.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 53 44
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £17.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -8.10%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leatherhead

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leatherhead 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 Leatherhead

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Leatherhead

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Leatherhead

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

1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 7 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
2 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (42.86%) XML Messaging
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Client/Server
3 3 (42.86%) IBM
3 3 (42.86%) SOAP
3 3 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (42.86%) LoadRunner
3 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
3 3 (42.86%) Selenium
3 3 (42.86%) Use Case
3 3 (42.86%) User Stories
3 3 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Test Management
3 3 (42.86%) Software Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) Defect Management
4 2 (28.57%) SaaS
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (28.57%) Java

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leatherhead 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) LoadRunner
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) HP UFT
2 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) QA Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Test Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Test Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Unix Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) XML Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) SOAP
2 3 (42.86%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
3 3 (42.86%) Defect Management
3 3 (42.86%) Software Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) Test Management
3 3 (42.86%) Use Case
3 3 (42.86%) User Stories
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 3 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) IBM