Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 116 114
Rank change year-on-year +9 -2 -56
Contract jobs citing HP 27 27 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.22% 1.03% 1.41%
As % of the Vendors category 3.13% 2.80% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 26
Leeds median daily rate £268 £300 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.83% -21.57% +25.41%
10th Percentile £199 £175 £290
90th Percentile £430 £405 £501
West Yorkshire median daily rate £297 £300 £375
% change year-on-year -1.00% -20.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Leeds median hourly rate - - £19.03
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £9.90 £9.45 £15.86
% change year-on-year +4.76% -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 Leeds.

All Vendors
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 863 966 1285
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 38.86% 36.93% 39.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 548 635 801
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.68% +9.23%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £550 £575 £510
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +6.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 47
Leeds median hourly rate £22.61 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.92% -13.33% +9.23%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.20 £8.98
90th Percentile £40.00 £30.83 £37.04
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +1.43% -3.45% +23.80%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 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 Leeds region with a requirement for HP.

1 11 (40.74%) Windows
1 11 (40.74%) LoadRunner
2 10 (37.04%) ISEB
2 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) Windows Server
3 9 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 9 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (29.63%) Non-Functional Testing
4 8 (29.63%) VMware
5 7 (25.93%) Linux
5 7 (25.93%) SCCM
6 6 (22.22%) Selenium
6 6 (22.22%) Load Testing
6 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 6 (22.22%) .NET
6 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (22.22%) HP UFT
6 6 (22.22%) Publishing
6 6 (22.22%) Analytics
7 5 (18.52%) Cisco
7 5 (18.52%) IBM
7 5 (18.52%) Unix
7 5 (18.52%) NetApp
7 5 (18.52%) C
8 4 (14.81%) Java
8 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
8 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
8 4 (14.81%) Dell
8 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration

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 (7.41%) Tuxedo
2 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Broadband
1 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (7.41%) Firewall
1 2 (7.41%) SAN
2 1 (3.70%) 3G
2 1 (3.70%) 4G
2 1 (3.70%) ADSL
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
2 1 (3.70%) LAN
2 1 (3.70%) NetScaler
2 1 (3.70%) VPN
2 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) LoadRunner
2 6 (22.22%) HP UFT
2 6 (22.22%) Selenium
General
1 6 (22.22%) Publishing
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Games
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Test Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Agile Test Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Data Centre Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Tester
5 3 (11.11%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Performance Tester
6 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
6 2 (7.41%) LoadRunner Tester
6 2 (7.41%) Test Leader
7 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Backup Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Backup Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Banking Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Call Centre Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) J2EE
2 2 (7.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
1 4 (14.81%) HP Storage
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) IVR
3 2 (7.41%) Replication
4 1 (3.70%) CMDB
4 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.70%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (3.70%) Smart Meter
4 1 (3.70%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) Windows Server
3 7 (25.93%) Linux
4 5 (18.52%) Unix
5 3 (11.11%) AIX
5 3 (11.11%) Data ONTAP
5 3 (11.11%) Solaris
5 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) Non-Functional Testing
3 6 (22.22%) Analytics
3 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (22.22%) Load Testing
3 6 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.11%) High Availability
5 3 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Performance Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.41%) Performance Engineering
6 2 (7.41%) Scrum
6 2 (7.41%) System Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Visualisation
6 2 (7.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) C
2 4 (14.81%) Java
2 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.41%) Python
3 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) ISEB
2 9 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 3 (11.11%) Degree
4 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) DBS Check
5 1 (3.70%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.70%) Firmware
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.70%) vSphere
4 1 (3.70%) XenApp
4 1 (3.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (25.93%) SCCM
3 4 (14.81%) SCOM
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (7.41%) SmoothWall
5 2 (7.41%) WSUS
6 1 (3.70%) SCDPM
6 1 (3.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) VMware
2 5 (18.52%) Cisco
2 5 (18.52%) IBM
2 5 (18.52%) NetApp
3 4 (14.81%) Dell
4 3 (11.11%) Sun
4 3 (11.11%) Veeam
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle
6 1 (3.70%) Capita
6 1 (3.70%) Citrix
6 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.70%) Symantec