The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 6 20
Rank change year-on-year -9 +14  
Contract jobs citing HP 29 340 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 8.50% 25.51% 7.27%
As % of the Vendors category 16.48% 41.16% 18.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 215 29
Median daily rate £328 £285 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.91% +8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £222 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £360 £341
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £325 £345
% change year-on-year +11.53% -5.79%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 31 4
Median hourly rate £55.00 £28.00 £13.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +96.42% +114.84%  
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 Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 176 826 225
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 51.61% 61.97% 39.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 541 126
Median daily rate £330 £283 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.72% -0.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £220 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £439 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 68 27
Median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £13.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +104.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.80 £36.00 £30.95
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 Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Newcastle upon Tyne

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP in Newcastle upon Tyne

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Newcastle upon Tyne

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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for HP.

1 57 (73.08%) Security Cleared
2 48 (61.54%) Cisco
3 47 (60.26%) SC Cleared
4 39 (50.00%) Linux
5 34 (43.59%) Windows
6 33 (42.31%) ITIL
7 31 (39.74%) F5
8 25 (32.05%) Oracle
9 24 (30.77%) WebLogic
9 24 (30.77%) LAN
9 24 (30.77%) Red Hat
10 23 (29.49%) Firewall
10 23 (29.49%) Change Control
11 22 (28.21%) Riverbed
11 22 (28.21%) Fortinet
11 22 (28.21%) Windows Server
11 22 (28.21%) Wireless
11 22 (28.21%) JNCIA
11 22 (28.21%) CheckPoint
11 22 (28.21%) CCNP
11 22 (28.21%) Cisco Certification
11 22 (28.21%) WAN
12 21 (26.92%) Unix
12 21 (26.92%) Solaris
12 21 (26.92%) Juniper
12 21 (26.92%) CCIE
12 21 (26.92%) CCSA
12 21 (26.92%) FortiGate
12 21 (26.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 20 (25.64%) Service Management

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 24 (30.77%) WebLogic
2 11 (14.10%) Confluence
3 5 (6.41%) JBoss
4 3 (3.85%) Apache
4 3 (3.85%) iPlanet
4 3 (3.85%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (3.85%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.56%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 19 (24.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (14.10%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 24 (30.77%) LAN
2 23 (29.49%) Firewall
3 22 (28.21%) WAN
3 22 (28.21%) Wireless
4 15 (19.23%) BIG-IP
5 12 (15.38%) Fibre Channel
5 12 (15.38%) SAN
6 6 (7.69%) TCP/IP
7 3 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (2.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.36%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (8.97%) Oracle Database
3 6 (7.69%) BODI
4 2 (2.56%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.28%) DB2
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 13 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 13 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
2 11 (14.10%) GitLab
2 11 (14.10%) JIRA
3 6 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
3 6 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.56%) JMeter
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (12.82%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.28%) Finance
2 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (28.21%) Network Engineer
2 15 (19.23%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (15.38%) Backup Engineer
4 8 (10.26%) Analyst
4 8 (10.26%) Architect
4 8 (10.26%) Test Analyst
5 7 (8.97%) Storage and Backup Engineer
5 7 (8.97%) Storage Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Telephony Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Azure DevOps
7 4 (5.13%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Azure Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) AWS DevOps
8 3 (3.85%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Cloud Architect
8 3 (3.85%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (19.23%) Software Packaging
2 2 (2.56%) J2EE
2 2 (2.56%) Middleware
2 2 (2.56%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.28%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.82%) Replication
3 9 (11.54%) Computer Science
4 6 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (7.69%) HP Storage
5 5 (6.41%) Clustering
6 2 (2.56%) IVR
6 2 (2.56%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.28%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (50.00%) Linux
2 34 (43.59%) Windows
3 22 (28.21%) Windows Server
4 21 (26.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (26.92%) Solaris
4 21 (26.92%) Unix
5 17 (21.79%) AIX
6 8 (10.26%) HPUX
7 6 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (3.85%) SUSE
9 1 (1.28%) MVS
9 1 (1.28%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (42.31%) ITIL
2 23 (29.49%) Change Control
3 20 (25.64%) ITSM
3 20 (25.64%) Service Management
4 17 (21.79%) Network Design
5 16 (20.51%) DevOps
6 15 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (19.23%) Configuration Management
7 12 (15.38%) Open Source
8 11 (14.10%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (12.82%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (10.26%) Quality Management
11 7 (8.97%) Project Management
11 7 (8.97%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (8.97%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (6.41%) Incident Management
13 5 (6.41%) Migration
13 5 (6.41%) Problem Management
13 5 (6.41%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.23%) PowerShell
2 7 (8.97%) SQL
3 3 (3.85%) Perl
3 3 (3.85%) Shell Script
3 3 (3.85%) VB
4 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.28%) REXX
Qualifications
1 57 (73.08%) Security Cleared
2 47 (60.26%) SC Cleared
3 22 (28.21%) CCNP
3 22 (28.21%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (28.21%) JNCIA
4 21 (26.92%) CCIE
4 21 (26.92%) CCSA
5 20 (25.64%) CCDP
5 20 (25.64%) CCIP
5 20 (25.64%) CCSE
5 20 (25.64%) JNCIE
6 14 (17.95%) HP ASE
6 14 (17.95%) HP MASE
7 9 (11.54%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (11.54%) Degree
8 8 (10.26%) DV Cleared
8 8 (10.26%) ISTQB
9 7 (8.97%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 3 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (3.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (2.56%) ISO 9001
1 2 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (17.95%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (1.28%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.28%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 21 (26.92%) FortiGate
2 13 (16.67%) Ansible
2 13 (16.67%) Dollar Universe
3 12 (15.38%) EMC NetWorker
3 12 (15.38%) HP Data Protector
3 12 (15.38%) NetBackup
4 10 (12.82%) Backup Exec
5 9 (11.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 8 (10.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 6 (7.69%) Cisco IPCC
8 3 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (3.85%) HP SiteScope
9 2 (2.56%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (2.56%) Cisco UCCE
9 2 (2.56%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 2 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (2.56%) Perfmon
9 2 (2.56%) Puppet
10 1 (1.28%) MOM
10 1 (1.28%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 48 (61.54%) Cisco
2 31 (39.74%) F5
3 25 (32.05%) Oracle
4 24 (30.77%) Red Hat
5 22 (28.21%) CheckPoint
5 22 (28.21%) Fortinet
5 22 (28.21%) Riverbed
6 21 (26.92%) Juniper
7 19 (24.36%) TIBCO
8 12 (15.38%) Brocade
8 12 (15.38%) EMC
8 12 (15.38%) Symantec
9 11 (14.10%) Aruba
9 11 (14.10%) Atlassian
9 11 (14.10%) IBM
9 11 (14.10%) Veritas
10 8 (10.26%) Veeam
11 6 (7.69%) VMware
12 4 (5.13%) Microsoft
13 3 (3.85%) Sun
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