Period
to 21 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 21 January 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
England > North East
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 15 43
Rank change year-on-year -24 +28 -27
Contract jobs citing HP 63 257 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 5.26% 11.02% 4.46%
As % of the Vendors category 12.00% 21.01% 10.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 186 60
North East median daily rate £350 £330 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -1.49% +2.13%
10th Percentile £283 £271 £197
90th Percentile £408 £445 £601
England median daily rate £350 £356 £375
% change year-on-year -1.69% -5.07% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 13
North East median hourly rate £21.22 £27.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.43% -15.63% +16.36%
10th Percentile £11.07 £20.85 £11.05
90th Percentile £31.75 £55.25 £42.15
England median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £21.55
% change year-on-year +3.45% -32.71% +23.85%

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 the North East.

All Vendors
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 525 1,223 838
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 43.86% 52.44% 42.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 820 473
North East median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +13.78%
10th Percentile £247 £241 £246
90th Percentile £550 £525 £580
England median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 81 65
North East median hourly rate £12.50 £26.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.83% +32.50% +8.11%
10th Percentile £8.92 £10.30 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.73 £40.00 £38.45
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.38 £17.75
% change year-on-year +0.72% -2.09% +7.55%

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing HP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for HP in the North East

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in the North East

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in the North East over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP in the North East

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in the North East

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in the North East over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for HP in the North East

HP
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the North East region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -19 60 £350 +6.06% 13
Durham 0 1 - -
Teesside - 1 £425 -
HP
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 North East region with a requirement for HP.

1 44 (69.84%) Linux
2 43 (68.25%) Windows
3 38 (60.32%) ITIL
3 38 (60.32%) Solaris
4 36 (57.14%) AIX
5 35 (55.56%) Unix
6 30 (47.62%) Red Hat
6 30 (47.62%) Security Cleared
7 29 (46.03%) HPUX
8 26 (41.27%) Windows Server
9 25 (39.68%) Shell Script
10 24 (38.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 21 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
11 21 (33.33%) Cisco
12 20 (31.75%) SC Cleared
13 19 (30.16%) PowerShell
13 19 (30.16%) Tivoli
14 18 (28.57%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 18 (28.57%) Service Management
14 18 (28.57%) BMC
15 17 (26.98%) Management Information System
15 17 (26.98%) Data Management
15 17 (26.98%) Analytical Skills
16 16 (25.40%) SaaS
16 16 (25.40%) PaaS
16 16 (25.40%) Open Source
16 16 (25.40%) IaaS
16 16 (25.40%) Change Management
17 15 (23.81%) MVS
17 15 (23.81%) SAN

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 9 (14.29%) JBoss
1 9 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 6 (9.52%) Apache
3 5 (7.94%) iPlanet
3 5 (7.94%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.94%) Oracle Application Server
3 5 (7.94%) Tomcat
4 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2000
4 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 2 (3.17%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.17%) Confluence
5 2 (3.17%) MQSeries
5 2 (3.17%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.17%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.59%) FileNet
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.59%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.59%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 16 (25.40%) IaaS
1 16 (25.40%) PaaS
1 16 (25.40%) SaaS
2 1 (1.59%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.59%) Office 365
2 1 (1.59%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.81%) SAN
2 14 (22.22%) Firewall
3 8 (12.70%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (11.11%) DNS
5 5 (7.94%) NAS
5 5 (7.94%) TCP/IP
6 4 (6.35%) DHCP
6 4 (6.35%) VPN
6 4 (6.35%) X.500
7 3 (4.76%) LAN
7 3 (4.76%) WAN
8 2 (3.17%) Internet
8 2 (3.17%) iSCSI
8 2 (3.17%) Network Security
8 2 (3.17%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (3.17%) SMS
8 2 (3.17%) SSH
9 1 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.59%) FCoE
9 1 (1.59%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.59%) Big Data
2 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.59%) MySQL
2 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) JIRA
General
1 3 (4.76%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (31.75%) Analyst
2 8 (12.70%) Operations Analyst
3 7 (11.11%) Backup Engineer
3 7 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 6 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (7.94%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 5 (7.94%) Storage and Backup Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Storage Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Consultant
6 4 (6.35%) Operational Support Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) Operations Support Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) Unix Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) NetBackup Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Service Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) IT Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) Solaris Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.22%) ISPF
2 5 (7.94%) J2EE
2 5 (7.94%) LDAP
3 1 (1.59%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.59%) Middleware
3 1 (1.59%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.59%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.98%) Analytical Skills
1 17 (26.98%) Management Information System
2 14 (22.22%) VSAM
3 8 (12.70%) Clustering
4 5 (7.94%) Replication
5 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
5 4 (6.35%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.17%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (3.17%) HP Storage
6 2 (3.17%) PKI
7 1 (1.59%) DataPower
7 1 (1.59%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.59%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.59%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 44 (69.84%) Linux
2 43 (68.25%) Windows
3 38 (60.32%) Solaris
4 36 (57.14%) AIX
5 35 (55.56%) Unix
6 29 (46.03%) HPUX
7 26 (41.27%) Windows Server
8 24 (38.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 21 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
10 15 (23.81%) MVS
11 14 (22.22%) VME
11 14 (22.22%) VMS
12 5 (7.94%) SUSE
12 5 (7.94%) Windows XP
13 3 (4.76%) Windows 7
13 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (3.17%) Windows 2000
15 1 (1.59%) Debian
15 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
15 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (60.32%) ITIL
2 18 (28.57%) Service Management
3 17 (26.98%) Data Management
4 16 (25.40%) Change Management
4 16 (25.40%) Open Source
5 15 (23.81%) ITIL V3
6 8 (12.70%) Quality Management
7 7 (11.11%) QMS
8 6 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (9.52%) DevOps
8 6 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (7.94%) High Availability
9 5 (7.94%) Load Balancing
9 5 (7.94%) OO
10 4 (6.35%) Change Control
10 4 (6.35%) Incident Management
10 4 (6.35%) ITSM
10 4 (6.35%) Project Management
11 3 (4.76%) Problem Management
11 3 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (39.68%) Shell Script
2 19 (30.16%) PowerShell
3 14 (22.22%) C
3 14 (22.22%) JCL
4 11 (17.46%) Perl
5 8 (12.70%) SQL
6 5 (7.94%) Korn
7 3 (4.76%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.17%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.17%) C-shell
8 2 (3.17%) Java
9 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 30 (47.62%) Security Cleared
2 20 (31.75%) SC Cleared
3 7 (11.11%) DV Cleared
4 4 (6.35%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (6.35%) Degree
5 3 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (3.17%) MCSE
6 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.59%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.59%) CCNA
7 1 (1.59%) CCNP
7 1 (1.59%) CCSA
7 1 (1.59%) CCSE
7 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.59%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) PMBOK
2 1 (1.59%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.59%) GDPR
2 1 (1.59%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (28.57%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 14 (22.22%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 14 (22.22%) RACF
3 7 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 6 (9.52%) Active Directory
4 6 (9.52%) Samba
4 6 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (4.76%) KVM
6 2 (3.17%) NFS
6 2 (3.17%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (3.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.17%) vSphere
7 1 (1.59%) Firmware
7 1 (1.59%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 19 (30.16%) Tivoli
2 14 (22.22%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 9 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
3 9 (14.29%) NetBackup
4 8 (12.70%) EMC NetWorker
5 5 (7.94%) Backup Exec
5 5 (7.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 5 (7.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (6.35%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (6.35%) Puppet
7 2 (3.17%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (3.17%) OpenView
7 2 (3.17%) vCenter Server
8 1 (1.59%) Forum Sentry
8 1 (1.59%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 1 (1.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 30 (47.62%) Red Hat
2 21 (33.33%) Cisco
3 18 (28.57%) BMC
4 15 (23.81%) ServiceNow
5 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
5 11 (17.46%) Sun
5 11 (17.46%) Symantec
6 9 (14.29%) IBM
6 9 (14.29%) Oracle
7 8 (12.70%) Brocade
7 8 (12.70%) EMC
7 8 (12.70%) VMware
8 7 (11.11%) Veritas
9 5 (7.94%) F5
9 5 (7.94%) Veeam
10 4 (6.35%) Dell
11 3 (4.76%) Citrix
11 3 (4.76%) PlateSpin
12 2 (3.17%) 3PAR
12 2 (3.17%) Opsware