Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 68 51
Rank change year-on-year +14 -17 +5
Contract jobs citing HP 12 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.73% 0.87% 1.82%
As % of the Vendors category 4.26% 1.98% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 12
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £388 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +0.78% +14.35%
10th Percentile £287 £185 £149
90th Percentile £538 £469 £467
East Midlands median daily rate £324 £350 £360
% change year-on-year -7.50% -2.78% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - £11.50 -
East Midlands median hourly rate £26.25 £11.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +128.26% -34.29% +37.69%

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 Northamptonshire.

All Vendors
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 282 405 272
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 40.58% 43.93% 35.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 288 172
Northamptonshire median daily rate £375 £400 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -0.87% +0.88%
10th Percentile £201 £225 £216
90th Percentile £538 £575 £569
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 14
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.09 £11.75 £17.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.66% -33.84% +18.40%
10th Percentile £10.08 £10.42 £10.50
90th Percentile £11.44 £29.88 £18.52
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing HP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Northampton -2 4 £525 +23.53%
HP
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for HP.

1 9 (75.00%) Windows
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 7 (58.33%) WAN
3 7 (58.33%) LAN
3 7 (58.33%) SCCM
3 7 (58.33%) Firewall
4 5 (41.67%) ITIL
4 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
5 3 (25.00%) SLA
5 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (25.00%) Information Security Management
5 3 (25.00%) Security Management
5 3 (25.00%) AppSense
5 3 (25.00%) Information Security
5 3 (25.00%) SCOM
5 3 (25.00%) Supplier Management
5 3 (25.00%) Change Management
5 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 2 (16.67%) Skype
6 2 (16.67%) Defect Management
6 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
6 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
6 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
1 7 (58.33%) LAN
1 7 (58.33%) WAN
2 2 (16.67%) Skype
2 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (8.33%) BGP
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) ICMP
3 1 (8.33%) SAN
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (16.67%) Defect Manager
1 2 (16.67%) Network Communications Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Server Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Network Systems Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Programme Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Change Management
2 3 (25.00%) Information Security
2 3 (25.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 3 (25.00%) Security Management
2 3 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Defect Management
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
3 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
4 1 (8.33%) ITSM
4 1 (8.33%) Network Design
4 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Network Virtualisation
4 1 (8.33%) Presales
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) CCNP
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) SCCM
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (25.00%) SCOM
3 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (8.33%) OVSD
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) AppSense
3 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (16.67%) Dell
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) SAP
5 1 (8.33%) EMC
5 1 (8.33%) McAfee
5 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto