The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 27 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
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 33 25
Rank change year-on-year +4 -8  
Contract jobs citing HP 9 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 3.28% 0.77% 2.68%
As % of the Vendors category 9.38% 1.47% 4.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 5
Median daily rate £375 £600 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +126.41%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £600 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £600 £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +11.53% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.81 £27.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -37.75% +54.28%  

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 Liverpool.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 96 136 141
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 35.04% 52.51% 54.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 73 65
Median daily rate £325 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £290 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £19.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -27.19%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £11.00 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.34 £51.67
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 Liverpool

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Liverpool

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in Liverpool over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP in Liverpool

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 27 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for HP.

1 7 (53.85%) Windows
1 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 4 (30.77%) JIRA
4 4 (30.77%) Internet
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (30.77%) Defect Management
4 4 (30.77%) NAS
4 4 (30.77%) Functional Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Project Management
5 3 (23.08%) WebDriver
5 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (23.08%) Selenium
5 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Test Management
5 3 (23.08%) System Testing
5 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
5 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
5 3 (23.08%) SAN
5 3 (23.08%) NetApp
5 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
5 3 (23.08%) ColdFusion

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 3 (23.08%) ColdFusion
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Internet
1 4 (30.77%) NAS
2 3 (23.08%) SAN
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (7.69%) DHCP
4 1 (7.69%) DNS
4 1 (7.69%) DSL
4 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
4 1 (7.69%) MPLS
4 1 (7.69%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (7.69%) VRRP
4 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) JIRA
2 3 (23.08%) Selenium
2 3 (23.08%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Systems Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Systems Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) DBA
4 2 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) SQL DBA
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
5 1 (7.69%) Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
5 1 (7.69%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
1 3 (23.08%) J2EE
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
1 3 (23.08%) XML
2 2 (15.38%) JSP
2 2 (15.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) PlayStation
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
1 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (23.08%) SUSE
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Defect Management
1 4 (30.77%) Functional Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
2 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Scrum
2 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
2 3 (23.08%) System Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
2 3 (23.08%) Test Management
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
3 2 (15.38%) ITSM
3 2 (15.38%) Release Management
3 2 (15.38%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) vSphere
2 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) vMotion
1 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) VMware
2 3 (23.08%) NetApp
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
3 2 (15.38%) 3PAR
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Dell
4 1 (7.69%) Meraki
4 1 (7.69%) NETGEAR
4 1 (7.69%) SonicWALL
4 1 (7.69%) Veeam