The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 23 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 / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 37 41
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4  
Contract jobs citing HP 13 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 3.20% 1.84% 1.62%
As % of the Vendors category 7.60% 5.36% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 4
Median daily rate £481 £189 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +154.49% -70.92%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £325 £347
% change year-on-year +11.53% -6.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.81 £25.03 £17.25
% change year-on-year -32.86% +45.10%  

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 Nottinghamshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 171 168 188
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 42.12% 34.29% 38.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 93 104
Median daily rate £413 £420 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.78% +7.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £256 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 5
Median hourly rate £11.45 £14.25 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.64% -70.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £8.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.74 £16.15 £56.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Nottinghamshire

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in Nottinghamshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP in Nottinghamshire

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Nottinghamshire

HP
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Nottingham +8 13 £481 +154.49%
HP
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for HP.

1 10 (66.67%) Oracle
2 7 (46.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Functional Testing
4 5 (33.33%) QA
4 5 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (26.67%) Solaris
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (26.67%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
6 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (20.00%) MQSeries
6 3 (20.00%) AIX
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (20.00%) Unix
6 3 (20.00%) VMware
7 2 (13.33%) Clustering
7 2 (13.33%) Finance
7 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
7 2 (13.33%) Firewall
7 2 (13.33%) Tcl
7 2 (13.33%) SAN
7 2 (13.33%) Middleware
7 2 (13.33%) C
7 2 (13.33%) SQL
7 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
7 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (13.33%) Sun
7 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 3 (20.00%) MQSeries
2 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.67%) Apache
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) iPlanet
3 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (6.67%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
1 2 (13.33%) NAS
1 2 (13.33%) SAN
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) BIG-IP
2 1 (6.67%) FTP
2 1 (6.67%) LDAP
2 1 (6.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.67%) DB2
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) QA Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) C Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Quality Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Test Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Testing Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Workflow Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) J2EE
2 1 (6.67%) JSP
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Grid Computing
2 1 (6.67%) HP Storage
2 1 (6.67%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Solaris
3 3 (20.00%) AIX
3 3 (20.00%) Unix
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.67%) Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Change Management
6 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
6 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) Extreme Programming
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) QMS
6 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) Test Management
6 1 (6.67%) UML
6 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
1 2 (13.33%) Tcl
2 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCITP
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) JSP 440
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (6.67%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (6.67%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (6.67%) OpenView
2 1 (6.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) SCOM
2 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Sun
4 1 (6.67%) BEA
4 1 (6.67%) BMC
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) Cognos
4 1 (6.67%) Dell
4 1 (6.67%) EMC
4 1 (6.67%) KANA
4 1 (6.67%) NetApp
4 1 (6.67%) Pega
4 1 (6.67%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (6.67%) Qualys
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.67%) StorageTek
4 1 (6.67%) Symantec
4 1 (6.67%) Veritas