Period
to 18 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 18 January 2019 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
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 126 120 124
Rank change year-on-year -6 +4 -35
Contract jobs citing HP 11 17 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.47% 0.77% 0.83%
As % of the Vendors category 1.32% 1.97% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 10
Leeds median daily rate £419 £260 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.06% -11.11% -31.58%
10th Percentile £310 £185 £168
90th Percentile £475 £447 £350
West Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £294 £315
% change year-on-year +27.77% -6.83% -24.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate £13.50 - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £10.93 £10.30 £10.30
% change year-on-year +6.12% - -35.06%

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 Leeds.

All Vendors
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 834 862 946
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 35.38% 39.09% 39.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 540 573 610
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +4.92%
10th Percentile £274 £233 £250
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 25 27
Leeds median hourly rate £14.96 £40.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.59% +220.00% -18.03%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.08 £10.12
90th Percentile £23.88 £40.00 £30.30
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £14.25 £12.25
% change year-on-year +7.37% +16.33% -18.33%

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for HP in Leeds

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Leeds

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in Leeds over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP in Leeds

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing HP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for HP.

1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
3 4 (36.36%) JIRA
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) QA
4 3 (27.27%) Test Management
4 3 (27.27%) SCOM
4 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
4 3 (27.27%) Trend Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
4 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (27.27%) API Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (27.27%) HP ALM
5 2 (18.18%) Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (18.18%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
5 2 (18.18%) Contingency Planning
5 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
5 2 (18.18%) HP SIM
5 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
5 2 (18.18%) Resource Management
5 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
5 2 (18.18%) Apache Solr
5 2 (18.18%) Sitecore
5 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (18.18%) Apache Solr
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP HR
1 2 (18.18%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
2 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) Network Security
2 1 (9.09%) OSPF
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) DB2
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Power BI
2 1 (9.09%) PowerPivot
2 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) JIRA
2 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (18.18%) ClearQuest
3 2 (18.18%) HP UFT
4 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 1 (9.09%) Selenium
4 1 (9.09%) SpecFlow
4 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
4 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
4 1 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (18.18%) Integration Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Test Manager
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Database Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Field Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Mainframe Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) ISPF
2 1 (9.09%) JSON
2 1 (9.09%) REST
2 1 (9.09%) RESTful
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) CMDB
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
2 1 (9.09%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) API Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Test Management
3 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
3 3 (27.27%) Trend Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (18.18%) Contingency Planning
4 2 (18.18%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Resource Management
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) Java 8
2 1 (9.09%) JCL
2 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
1 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (9.09%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) HP ALM
1 3 (27.27%) SCOM
2 2 (18.18%) HP SIM
3 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (9.09%) SCOrch
3 1 (9.09%) WMI
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) SAP
3 2 (18.18%) Sitecore
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Aruba
4 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) F5
4 1 (9.09%) Fujitsu
4 1 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) Meraki