Period
to 23 September 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 23 September 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
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 69 25
Contract jobs citing HP 0 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland - 2.58% 3.75%
As % of the Vendors category - 6.39% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 16 1
Northern Ireland median daily rate - £320 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +27.80% +101.61%
UK median daily rate £350 £370 £350
% change year-on-year -5.41% +5.71% -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - £23.50
UK median hourly rate £15.50 £16.81 £21.00
% change year-on-year -7.77% -19.98% +20.00%

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 Northern Ireland.

All Vendors
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 166 266 141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 43.46% 40.43% 58.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 197 77
Northern Ireland median daily rate £430 £413 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.24% +30.95% +17.76%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £114
90th Percentile £525 £480 £475
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £413
% change year-on-year +4.77% +4.12% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 5 6
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £20.75 £14.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.21% -35.63% -32.03%
10th Percentile £13.25 £13.63 £10.00
90th Percentile £40.00 £20.07 £38.63
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for HP in Northern Ireland

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Northern Ireland

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Northern Ireland