The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 42 33 37
Rank change year-on-year -9 +4  
Contract jobs citing HP 1 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.28% 3.85% 2.61%
As % of the Vendors category 0.68% 8.88% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 16 4
Median daily rate - £388 £357
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.39%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £364
% change year-on-year -6.66% +3.02%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year -30.95% +37.70%  

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 Nottingham.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 147 214 166
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 41.76% 43.41% 43.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 82 75
Median daily rate £350 £373 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.04% +1.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £254 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 9
Median hourly rate £11.49 £12.30 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.60% -5.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.38 £8.60 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.88 £40.00 £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Nottingham

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Nottingham

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for HP.

1 6 (46.15%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (38.46%) Unix
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) BIG-IP
3 4 (30.77%) Six Sigma
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 4 (30.77%) BEA
3 4 (30.77%) Sun
3 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
3 4 (30.77%) iPlanet
3 4 (30.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (30.77%) WebLogic
3 4 (30.77%) JSP
3 4 (30.77%) AIX
3 4 (30.77%) Solaris
3 4 (30.77%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) J2EE
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) JSP 440
3 4 (30.77%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (30.77%) F5
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL V3
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 4 (30.77%) iPlanet
1 4 (30.77%) WebLogic
2 3 (23.08%) MQSeries
3 2 (15.38%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) BIG-IP
3 3 (23.08%) LDAP
3 3 (23.08%) SAN
4 2 (15.38%) FTP
4 2 (15.38%) NAS
4 2 (15.38%) SSH
5 1 (7.69%) HTTP
5 1 (7.69%) Internet
5 1 (7.69%) VLAN
5 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
2 2 (15.38%) DB2
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Field Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Field Service Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Printer Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Workflow Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Chief Enterprise Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Field Hardware Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Field Service Hardware Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) HP Printer Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (7.69%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Support
3 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Unix Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) J2EE
1 4 (30.77%) JSP
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) HP Storage
1 3 (23.08%) HP StoreVirtual
2 2 (15.38%) Clustering
2 2 (15.38%) Grid Computing
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
1 5 (38.46%) Unix
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) AIX
2 4 (30.77%) Solaris
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Gentoo
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL V3
2 4 (30.77%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (30.77%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) Six Sigma
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Change Management
3 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
3 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (23.08%) Extreme Programming
3 3 (23.08%) Logical Data Model
3 3 (23.08%) QMS
3 3 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (23.08%) UML
3 3 (23.08%) Workflow
3 3 (23.08%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) JSP 440
2 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (7.69%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) EMC NetWorker
1 4 (30.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (23.08%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (23.08%) NetBackup
3 2 (15.38%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (15.38%) OpenView
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco
1 5 (38.46%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) BEA
2 4 (30.77%) F5
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
2 4 (30.77%) Sun
3 3 (23.08%) 3PAR
3 3 (23.08%) EMC
3 3 (23.08%) KANA
3 3 (23.08%) Pega
3 3 (23.08%) Symantec
4 2 (15.38%) BMC
4 2 (15.38%) Cognos
4 2 (15.38%) NetApp
4 2 (15.38%) Opsware
4 2 (15.38%) Qualys
4 2 (15.38%) Veritas
5 1 (7.69%) Dell
5 1 (7.69%) Samsung