Period
to 19 November 2018

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 19 November 2018 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
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 18 10
Rank change year-on-year -26 -8 +20
Contract jobs citing HP 45 83 381
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.32% 9.68% 17.01%
As % of the Vendors category 13.89% 20.39% 28.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 74 273
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £425 £340 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +8.80% -0.79%
10th Percentile £310 £300 £225
90th Percentile £485 £450 £414
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £340 £313
% change year-on-year +25.00% +8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 34
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £11.25 £30.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.50% +7.14% -21.13%
10th Percentile £10.13 £14.60 £15.00
90th Percentile £30.48 £32.00 £33.98
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £11.25 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year -62.50% +11.11% -23.94%

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 324 407 1,325
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 38.30% 47.49% 59.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 294 937
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £400 £364 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.97% +10.23% -5.71%
10th Percentile £281 £261 £213
90th Percentile £569 £550 £488
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £363 £330
% change year-on-year +10.34% +9.85% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 25 100
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £13.00 £30.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.67% +7.14% +10.89%
10th Percentile £10.25 £8.96 £12.25
90th Percentile £35.00 £47.70 £36.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £13.25 £17.10 £28.00
% change year-on-year -22.51% -38.93% +16.67%

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 19 November 2018.

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 19 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for HP in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for HP.

1 29 (64.44%) Security Cleared
2 28 (62.22%) ITIL
3 21 (46.67%) SC Cleared
4 19 (42.22%) Problem-Solving
4 19 (42.22%) Firewall
5 17 (37.78%) SQL
5 17 (37.78%) OO
6 16 (35.56%) Windows
6 16 (35.56%) Active Directory
6 16 (35.56%) Middleware
7 14 (31.11%) ITSM
7 14 (31.11%) Runbook
8 13 (28.89%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 13 (28.89%) Cisco
8 13 (28.89%) JavaScript
9 12 (26.67%) Juniper
9 12 (26.67%) Linux
9 12 (26.67%) Service Management
9 12 (26.67%) Network Security
9 12 (26.67%) F5
9 12 (26.67%) Windows Server
10 11 (24.44%) McAfee
10 11 (24.44%) CheckPoint
10 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
10 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
10 11 (24.44%) LAN
10 11 (24.44%) WAN
11 10 (22.22%) Network Load Balancing
11 10 (22.22%) Decision-Making
11 10 (22.22%) Puppet

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 3 (6.67%) JBoss
1 3 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.67%) WebLogic
1 3 (6.67%) WebSphere
1 3 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (4.44%) FileNet
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (15.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) IaaS
1 3 (6.67%) PaaS
1 3 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (42.22%) Firewall
2 12 (26.67%) Network Security
3 11 (24.44%) LAN
3 11 (24.44%) WAN
4 10 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
4 10 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 10 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 8 (17.78%) HTTP
6 7 (15.56%) SAN
7 6 (13.33%) HTTPS
7 6 (13.33%) iSCSI
7 6 (13.33%) NAS
8 2 (4.44%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (4.44%) SSL
9 1 (2.22%) BGP
9 1 (2.22%) DHCP
9 1 (2.22%) DNS
9 1 (2.22%) IP Telephony
9 1 (2.22%) MPLS
9 1 (2.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.22%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) GitLab
2 5 (11.11%) Artifactory
3 3 (6.67%) LoadRunner
4 2 (4.44%) JMeter
General
1 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Automation Engineer
2 10 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Network Support
3 7 (15.56%) Support Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Support
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Server Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Support Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Server Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Server Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (35.56%) Middleware
2 3 (6.67%) Software Packaging
2 3 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (4.44%) HTML
3 2 (4.44%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Clustering
1 5 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.67%) Private Cloud
3 3 (6.67%) Public Cloud
3 3 (6.67%) User Experience
4 2 (4.44%) DataPower
4 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (35.56%) Windows
2 12 (26.67%) Linux
2 12 (26.67%) Windows Server
3 10 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (8.89%) AIX
7 3 (6.67%) Unix
8 2 (4.44%) VME
9 1 (2.22%) HPUX
9 1 (2.22%) MVS
9 1 (2.22%) Solaris
9 1 (2.22%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (62.22%) ITIL
2 19 (42.22%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (37.78%) OO
4 14 (31.11%) ITSM
4 14 (31.11%) Runbook
5 12 (26.67%) Service Management
6 10 (22.22%) Decision-Making
6 10 (22.22%) Network Load Balancing
7 9 (20.00%) Cryptography
8 7 (15.56%) Escalation Management
9 6 (13.33%) Incident Management
9 6 (13.33%) Service Delivery
9 6 (13.33%) Software Distribution
9 6 (13.33%) Virtual Environments
10 5 (11.11%) DevOps
10 5 (11.11%) Network Management
10 5 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
10 5 (11.11%) Proactive Management
10 5 (11.11%) Time Management
11 4 (8.89%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (37.78%) SQL
2 13 (28.89%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.67%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.44%) Java
4 2 (4.44%) Perl
5 1 (2.22%) C
5 1 (2.22%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 29 (64.44%) Security Cleared
2 21 (46.67%) SC Cleared
3 6 (13.33%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.22%) CCNA
5 1 (2.22%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) JSP 440
1 4 (8.89%) QA
System Software
1 16 (35.56%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.56%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.89%) XenApp
3 4 (8.89%) XenDesktop
4 3 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.22%) Firmware
5 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (28.89%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 10 (22.22%) Puppet
3 6 (13.33%) vMotion
4 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (8.89%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (6.67%) SCCM
6 3 (6.67%) SCOM
6 3 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (6.67%) vCenter Server
7 2 (4.44%) Forum Sentry
7 2 (4.44%) HP ALM
8 1 (2.22%) Ansible
8 1 (2.22%) HP SIM
8 1 (2.22%) Nagios
8 1 (2.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Cisco
2 12 (26.67%) F5
2 12 (26.67%) Juniper
3 11 (24.44%) CheckPoint
3 11 (24.44%) McAfee
3 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
4 9 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 9 (20.00%) VMware
5 7 (15.56%) Oracle
6 4 (8.89%) 3PAR
6 4 (8.89%) BMC
6 4 (8.89%) EMC
6 4 (8.89%) Remedy
7 3 (6.67%) Axway
7 3 (6.67%) IBM
7 3 (6.67%) Informatica
7 3 (6.67%) Siebel
8 2 (4.44%) Sun
8 2 (4.44%) Xerox
9 1 (2.22%) SAP