Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 80 123 101
Rank change year-on-year +43 -22 +11
Contract jobs citing HP 28 19 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.65% 0.79% 1.51%
As % of the Vendors category 3.97% 2.45% 3.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 6 11
Leeds median daily rate £350 £406 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.85% +8.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £156 £331 £255
90th Percentile £472 £475 £480
West Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £363 £300
% change year-on-year -3.45% +20.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Leeds median hourly rate - £13.50 -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £10.29 £12.50 £9.50
% change year-on-year -17.72% +31.58% +0.53%

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 706 776 831
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 41.70% 32.25% 37.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 486 509
Leeds median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £303 £275
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 32 15
Leeds median hourly rate £16.75 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.29% +25.00% -3.88%
10th Percentile £11.07 £11.18 £10.50
90th Percentile £34.60 £25.00 £27.68
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.35 £15.30 £12.50
% change year-on-year +6.86% +22.40% -12.28%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 19 (67.86%) Microsoft
2 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
2 13 (46.43%) Windows
3 12 (42.86%) VMware
3 12 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (39.29%) MS Exchange
5 10 (35.71%) SAN
5 10 (35.71%) Windows Server
6 9 (32.14%) Clustering
7 8 (28.57%) Data Centre
7 8 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 8 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
8 7 (25.00%) NAS
8 7 (25.00%) Office 365
8 7 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (25.00%) Finance
8 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (21.43%) Linux
9 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
9 6 (21.43%) DNS
9 6 (21.43%) SQL
9 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
9 6 (21.43%) Web Services
9 6 (21.43%) Cisco
9 6 (21.43%) Selenium
9 6 (21.43%) Software Testing
9 6 (21.43%) Brocade
9 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (21.43%) SpecFlow
9 6 (21.43%) Mentoring

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 11 (39.29%) MS Exchange
2 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 2 (7.14%) Skype for Business
5 1 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.57%) IIS
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Office 365
2 2 (7.14%) OneDrive
3 1 (3.57%) Azure
3 1 (3.57%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) SAN
2 7 (25.00%) NAS
3 6 (21.43%) DNS
3 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
4 5 (17.86%) VSAN
5 3 (10.71%) DHCP
5 3 (10.71%) Firewall
6 2 (7.14%) Broadband
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (7.14%) LAN
6 2 (7.14%) Skype
6 2 (7.14%) SMTP
6 2 (7.14%) SNMP
6 2 (7.14%) VoIP
6 2 (7.14%) WAN
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.57%) PBX
7 1 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (3.57%) VLAN
7 1 (3.57%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
3 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Cucumber
1 6 (21.43%) Selenium
1 6 (21.43%) SpecFlow
2 5 (17.86%) FitNesse
2 5 (17.86%) HP UFT
2 5 (17.86%) SoapUI
2 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (7.14%) WinDbg
4 1 (3.57%) JIRA
4 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Public Sector
3 2 (7.14%) Legal
3 2 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (25.00%) Server Engineer
1 7 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) VMware Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Windows Server Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Tester
3 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) EMC Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Technical Operations Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) EMC Storage Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Server Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Wintel Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) Web Services
2 4 (14.29%) .NET
2 4 (14.29%) SOAP
2 4 (14.29%) WSDL
2 4 (14.29%) XML
2 4 (14.29%) XSD
3 2 (7.14%) REST
4 1 (3.57%) COM
4 1 (3.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Clustering
2 8 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 5 (17.86%) EMC VMAX
3 5 (17.86%) EMC VNX
4 3 (10.71%) Handset
5 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (7.14%) iPad
5 2 (7.14%) iPhone
5 2 (7.14%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
6 1 (3.57%) IVR
6 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.57%) NHS
6 1 (3.57%) PKI
6 1 (3.57%) Private Cloud
6 1 (3.57%) Replication
6 1 (3.57%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Windows
2 10 (35.71%) Windows Server
3 6 (21.43%) Linux
3 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (17.86%) SUSE
5 2 (7.14%) Android
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (21.43%) Mentoring
3 6 (21.43%) Software Testing
3 6 (21.43%) Test Automation
4 5 (17.86%) Acceptance Criteria
4 5 (17.86%) ATDD
4 5 (17.86%) BDD
4 5 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (17.86%) Scenario Testing
4 5 (17.86%) Test Management
4 5 (17.86%) Test Planning
4 5 (17.86%) Usability Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 4 (14.29%) Coaching
5 4 (14.29%) ITIL
5 4 (14.29%) User Stories
6 3 (10.71%) High Availability
6 3 (10.71%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 3 (10.71%) VBScript
4 1 (3.57%) C
4 1 (3.57%) C#
4 1 (3.57%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) ISEB
1 5 (17.86%) ISTQB
1 5 (17.86%) MCP
1 5 (17.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (14.29%) Degree
3 2 (7.14%) CCNP
3 2 (7.14%) CCSP
3 2 (7.14%) CCVP
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.14%) DBS Check
3 2 (7.14%) MCSE
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
2 2 (7.14%) SLA
3 1 (3.57%) HL7
System Software
1 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
2 12 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (21.43%) vSphere
4 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
5 2 (7.14%) ISA Server
6 1 (3.57%) Firmware
6 1 (3.57%) KVM
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (17.86%) EMC VPLEX
3 3 (10.71%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (7.14%) SCCM
4 2 (7.14%) SCOM
5 1 (3.57%) HP ALM
5 1 (3.57%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) Microsoft
2 12 (42.86%) VMware
3 6 (21.43%) Brocade
3 6 (21.43%) Cisco
4 5 (17.86%) Adobe
4 5 (17.86%) Autodesk
4 5 (17.86%) Dell
4 5 (17.86%) EMC
5 3 (10.71%) McAfee
5 3 (10.71%) Nimble Storage
5 3 (10.71%) QNAP
5 3 (10.71%) Samsung
6 2 (7.14%) ServiceNow
6 2 (7.14%) Sonus
6 2 (7.14%) Symantec
7 1 (3.57%) Avaya
7 1 (3.57%) Forcepoint
7 1 (3.57%) NetApp
7 1 (3.57%) SAP
7 1 (3.57%) Sophos