The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 28 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
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 37 31
Rank change year-on-year +2 -6  
Contract jobs citing HP 7 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.94% 1.57% 2.62%
As % of the Vendors category 5.22% 4.00% 6.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 7
Median daily rate £525 £350 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -14.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +11.53% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.15 £27.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -36.47% +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 Northamptonshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 134 150 140
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 37.12% 39.37% 40.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 102 82
Median daily rate £375 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £290 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 7
Median hourly rate £10.50 £11.50 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.69% -31.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £32.50 £18.57
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.66% +13.51%  

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Northamptonshire

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP in Northamptonshire

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Northamptonshire

HP
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +6 5 £525 +262.06%
HP
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for HP.

1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) Service Management
3 5 (50.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) ITSM
3 5 (50.00%) OVSD
3 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) ITIL V3
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (40.00%) Palo Alto
4 4 (40.00%) Virtual Environments
4 4 (40.00%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (40.00%) Network Design
4 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (40.00%) Wireless
4 4 (40.00%) BGP
4 4 (40.00%) ICMP
4 4 (40.00%) CCNP
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) SCCM
6 2 (20.00%) VMware
6 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (10.00%) MongoDB

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) BGP
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (40.00%) ICMP
2 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (40.00%) Wireless
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) HTTP
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Network Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Network Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Defect Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) AIX
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) HPUX
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (10.00%) Unix
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 5 (50.00%) ITSM
2 5 (50.00%) Service Management
3 4 (40.00%) Network Design
3 4 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (40.00%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Security Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) CCNP
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) ISEB
3 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) OVSD
2 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (10.00%) Nagios
3 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Palo Alto
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (10.00%) Dell
5 1 (10.00%) EMC
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) SAP