Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 8 29
Rank change year-on-year -11 +21 -15
Contract jobs citing HP 83 386 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.63% 17.06% 6.24%
As % of the Vendors category 20.15% 28.89% 16.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 278 52
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £340 £313 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.80% +2.46% -12.29%
10th Percentile £300 £225 £214
90th Percentile £450 £412 £516
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £340 £313 £310
% change year-on-year +8.80% +0.81% -11.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 34 12
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -21.13% +91.89%
10th Percentile £14.60 £15.00 £24.83
90th Percentile £32.00 £33.98 £43.68
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £30.00 £27.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% -23.94% +91.89%

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 Newcastle upon Tyne.

All Vendors
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 412 1336 543
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 47.80% 59.06% 38.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 947 309
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £364 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.23% -5.71% -
10th Percentile £261 £212 £235
90th Percentile £550 £488 £552
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £363 £329 £350
% change year-on-year +10.07% -5.91% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 101 47
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £31.00 £28.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.71% +12.00% +38.89%
10th Percentile £9.23 £12.25 £12.02
90th Percentile £47.60 £36.00 £40.45
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £23.55 £28.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -15.89% +16.67% +41.18%

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing HP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

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 6 months to 18 November 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

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for HP in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 18 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for HP.

1 68 (81.93%) Linux
2 62 (74.70%) AIX
3 52 (62.65%) Security Cleared
4 47 (56.63%) Windows
5 43 (51.81%) Solaris
5 43 (51.81%) Cisco
5 43 (51.81%) SC Cleared
6 42 (50.60%) Unix
7 39 (46.99%) Red Hat
8 36 (43.37%) IBM
9 35 (42.17%) SAN
9 35 (42.17%) Oracle
10 34 (40.96%) ITIL
11 32 (38.55%) WebLogic
12 31 (37.35%) JBoss
13 29 (34.94%) Symantec
14 27 (32.53%) NetBackup
14 27 (32.53%) HP Data Protector
15 26 (31.33%) EMC NetWorker
15 26 (31.33%) Brocade
15 26 (31.33%) Fibre Channel
15 26 (31.33%) Veritas
15 26 (31.33%) EMC
16 23 (27.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 22 (26.51%) Agile Software Development
18 21 (25.30%) Firewall
18 21 (25.30%) DevOps
19 20 (24.10%) Sun
20 19 (22.89%) OO
20 19 (22.89%) Backup Exec

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 32 (38.55%) WebLogic
2 31 (37.35%) JBoss
3 15 (18.07%) Apache
4 14 (16.87%) iPlanet
4 14 (16.87%) Oracle Application Server
4 14 (16.87%) Tomcat
5 13 (15.66%) WebSphere
5 13 (15.66%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (8.43%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (8.43%) MQSeries
6 7 (8.43%) OpenStack
6 7 (8.43%) SharePoint
7 6 (7.23%) WebLogic Portal
8 5 (6.02%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (4.82%) FileNet
10 3 (3.61%) Confluence
11 1 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (1.20%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (8.43%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 13 (15.66%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 8 (9.64%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.20%) Office 365
1 1 (1.20%) Slack
1 1 (1.20%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 35 (42.17%) SAN
2 26 (31.33%) Fibre Channel
3 21 (25.30%) Firewall
4 16 (19.28%) LDAP
5 15 (18.07%) TCP/IP
6 11 (13.25%) DNS
7 8 (9.64%) X.21
8 7 (8.43%) NAS
8 7 (8.43%) Network Security
9 5 (6.02%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (6.02%) SSL
10 4 (4.82%) DHCP
10 4 (4.82%) OpenLDAP
10 4 (4.82%) SSH
11 3 (3.61%) FCoE
11 3 (3.61%) iSCSI
11 3 (3.61%) WAN
12 2 (2.41%) Internet
12 2 (2.41%) VLAN
12 2 (2.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.23%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (3.61%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.20%) Big Data
3 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.20%) MySQL
3 1 (1.20%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.61%) JIRA
2 1 (1.20%) GitLab
2 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.20%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (3.61%) Finance
2 1 (1.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (30.12%) Backup Engineer
2 19 (22.89%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (19.28%) AIX Engineer
3 16 (19.28%) Storage and Backup Engineer
3 16 (19.28%) Storage Engineer
4 9 (10.84%) Cloud Engineer
4 9 (10.84%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 9 (10.84%) Unix Engineer
5 4 (4.82%) Analyst
5 4 (4.82%) Consultant
5 4 (4.82%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (4.82%) NetBackup Engineer
5 4 (4.82%) Solaris Engineer
6 3 (3.61%) Administrator
6 3 (3.61%) EMC Engineer
6 3 (3.61%) HPUX Engineer
6 3 (3.61%) Project Manager
6 3 (3.61%) Service Analyst
7 2 (2.41%) Digital Project Manager
7 2 (2.41%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.87%) Software Packaging
2 13 (15.66%) WebSphere MQ
3 12 (14.46%) J2EE
4 1 (1.20%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.48%) Clustering
1 17 (20.48%) Replication
2 14 (16.87%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (13.25%) Private Cloud
4 9 (10.84%) Data Centre
4 9 (10.84%) HP Storage
5 5 (6.02%) DataPower
5 5 (6.02%) Grid Computing
6 3 (3.61%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.41%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.41%) PKI
8 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.20%) NHS
8 1 (1.20%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 68 (81.93%) Linux
2 62 (74.70%) AIX
3 47 (56.63%) Windows
4 43 (51.81%) Solaris
5 42 (50.60%) Unix
6 23 (27.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (20.48%) HPUX
8 15 (18.07%) SUSE
9 6 (7.23%) Windows Server
9 6 (7.23%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.41%) Windows 2000
10 2 (2.41%) Windows 7
10 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.20%) Debian
11 1 (1.20%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.96%) ITIL
2 22 (26.51%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (25.30%) DevOps
4 19 (22.89%) OO
5 17 (20.48%) Performance Tuning
6 15 (18.07%) Quality Management
7 13 (15.66%) High Availability
7 13 (15.66%) Load Balancing
7 13 (15.66%) QMS
8 9 (10.84%) Change Control
8 9 (10.84%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (8.43%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (8.43%) Unit Testing
10 6 (7.23%) Configuration Management
11 5 (6.02%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 5 (6.02%) Workflow
12 4 (4.82%) Incident Management
12 4 (4.82%) Problem Management
12 4 (4.82%) Procure-to-Pay
13 3 (3.61%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.69%) Perl
2 14 (16.87%) SQL
3 11 (13.25%) Korn
4 9 (10.84%) Shell Script
5 7 (8.43%) Bash Shell
5 7 (8.43%) C-shell
6 6 (7.23%) Java
7 5 (6.02%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.61%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 52 (62.65%) Security Cleared
2 43 (51.81%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.02%) DV Cleared
4 4 (4.82%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (3.61%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (3.61%) Degree
6 1 (1.20%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.20%) CCNA
6 1 (1.20%) CCNP
6 1 (1.20%) CCSA
6 1 (1.20%) CCSE
6 1 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.20%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.20%) GDPR
2 1 (1.20%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) SLA
2 1 (1.20%) WAI
System Software
1 10 (12.05%) Hyper-V
2 9 (10.84%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 9 (10.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (9.64%) KVM
4 7 (8.43%) Active Directory
4 7 (8.43%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (4.82%) NFS
6 3 (3.61%) Samba
7 2 (2.41%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.41%) vSphere
8 1 (1.20%) Firmware
8 1 (1.20%) ProxySG
8 1 (1.20%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 27 (32.53%) HP Data Protector
1 27 (32.53%) NetBackup
2 26 (31.33%) EMC NetWorker
3 19 (22.89%) Backup Exec
3 19 (22.89%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (22.89%) Puppet
4 17 (20.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 16 (19.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 7 (8.43%) OpenView
7 5 (6.02%) Forum Sentry
8 2 (2.41%) HP SiteScope
8 2 (2.41%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (2.41%) Tivoli
8 2 (2.41%) vCenter Server
9 1 (1.20%) Ansible
9 1 (1.20%) Dollar Universe
9 1 (1.20%) MOM
9 1 (1.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (1.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 43 (51.81%) Cisco
2 39 (46.99%) Red Hat
3 36 (43.37%) IBM
4 35 (42.17%) Oracle
5 29 (34.94%) Symantec
6 26 (31.33%) Brocade
6 26 (31.33%) EMC
6 26 (31.33%) Veritas
7 20 (24.10%) Sun
8 17 (20.48%) Veeam
9 13 (15.66%) Axway
9 13 (15.66%) F5
9 13 (15.66%) Informatica
9 13 (15.66%) Siebel
10 11 (13.25%) VMware
11 8 (9.64%) PlateSpin
12 7 (8.43%) Cognos
12 7 (8.43%) Opsware
13 5 (6.02%) Microsoft
14 3 (3.61%) Dell