Period
to 27 May 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 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 27 May 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
Scotland > Renfrewshire
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 14 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 -8 +2
Contract jobs citing HP 66 16 175
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 27.16% 15.38% 30.65%
As % of the Vendors category 34.74% 19.28% 46.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 16 118
Renfrewshire median daily rate £285 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.31% -13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £255 £263 £228
90th Percentile £377 £430 £437
Scotland median daily rate £285 £325 £375
% change year-on-year -12.31% -13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 23
Renfrewshire median hourly rate £11.40 - £40.00
Scotland median hourly rate £14.45 £30.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -51.83% -25.00% +150.00%

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 Renfrewshire.

All Vendors
Renfrewshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 190 83 377
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 78.19% 79.81% 66.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 76 242
Renfrewshire median daily rate £285 £348 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.99% +5.30% -5.17%
10th Percentile £223 £278 £258
90th Percentile £435 £443 £440
Scotland median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 33
Renfrewshire median hourly rate £26.50 - £37.50
10th Percentile £11.58 - £35.50
90th Percentile £59.25 - £41.90
Scotland median hourly rate £15.81 £25.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -36.78% -33.33% +114.29%

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Job vacancy trend for HP in Renfrewshire

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Renfrewshire

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in Renfrewshire over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP in Renfrewshire

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Renfrewshire

HP
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Renfrewshire region over the 6 months to 27 May 2018. 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
Erskine +3 66 £285 -12.31% 1
HP
Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing HP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Renfrewshire region with a requirement for HP.

1 55 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 54 (81.82%) SC Cleared
3 38 (57.58%) Active Directory
4 37 (56.06%) DNS
4 37 (56.06%) Windows
5 35 (53.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (53.03%) Test Scripting
5 35 (53.03%) HP ALM
6 33 (50.00%) Windows 7
6 33 (50.00%) VMware
7 32 (48.48%) VMware ESXi
7 32 (48.48%) Change Management
8 29 (43.94%) DHCP
8 29 (43.94%) Microsoft
9 26 (39.39%) Windows Server 2003
10 25 (37.88%) Citrix
10 25 (37.88%) SQL
10 25 (37.88%) VMware Infrastructure
10 25 (37.88%) Software Testing
10 25 (37.88%) Office 365
11 24 (36.36%) PDA
11 24 (36.36%) Hyper-V
11 24 (36.36%) McAfee
12 23 (34.85%) Test Automation
12 23 (34.85%) McAfee ePO
12 23 (34.85%) Ivanti
12 23 (34.85%) Clustering
12 23 (34.85%) Virtual Desktop
13 22 (33.33%) ISTQB
13 22 (33.33%) WinRunner

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 10 (15.15%) MS Exchange
2 9 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (13.64%) Skype for Business
3 5 (7.58%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 25 (37.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (56.06%) DNS
2 29 (43.94%) DHCP
3 10 (15.15%) LAN
4 9 (13.64%) WAN
5 3 (4.55%) SAN
6 2 (3.03%) Firewall
7 1 (1.52%) HTTP
7 1 (1.52%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.52%) IPv4
7 1 (1.52%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.52%) Kerberos
7 1 (1.52%) NAS
7 1 (1.52%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.52%) VPN
7 1 (1.52%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (33.33%) HP UFT
1 22 (33.33%) WinRunner
General
1 3 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (24.24%) Analyst
2 15 (22.73%) Test Analyst
3 13 (19.70%) Test Leader
4 9 (13.64%) Messaging Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Deployment Manager
6 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Support
6 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Release Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Change and Release Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Change Manager
8 2 (3.03%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Lync Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Tester
8 2 (3.03%) Wintel Engineer
9 1 (1.52%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) Middleware
2 1 (1.52%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (36.36%) PDA
2 23 (34.85%) Clustering
3 8 (12.12%) Blackberry
4 6 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 4 (6.06%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.55%) PKI
7 1 (1.52%) AS400
7 1 (1.52%) CMDB
7 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.52%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.52%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.52%) Replication
7 1 (1.52%) Tandem
7 1 (1.52%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 37 (56.06%) Windows
2 35 (53.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 26 (39.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (33.33%) AIX
6 13 (19.70%) Windows Server
7 4 (6.06%) Unix
8 3 (4.55%) Linux
9 2 (3.03%) HPUX
9 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.52%) Android
10 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.52%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.52%) Windows Phone
10 1 (1.52%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (53.03%) Test Scripting
2 32 (48.48%) Change Management
3 25 (37.88%) Software Testing
4 23 (34.85%) Test Automation
5 20 (30.30%) Smoke Testing
6 14 (21.21%) ITIL
7 12 (18.18%) ITIL V3
8 9 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (10.61%) Decision-Making
9 7 (10.61%) Escalation Management
9 7 (10.61%) Service Management
9 7 (10.61%) Workflow
10 6 (9.09%) Project Management
10 6 (9.09%) Six Sigma
11 4 (6.06%) Service Delivery
12 3 (4.55%) Process Improvement
13 2 (3.03%) Configuration Management
13 2 (3.03%) ITSM
13 2 (3.03%) Mentoring
13 2 (3.03%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 25 (37.88%) SQL
2 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 55 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 54 (81.82%) SC Cleared
3 22 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 6 (9.09%) Degree
5 3 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (3.03%) MCSE
6 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.52%) CCNA
7 1 (1.52%) CCNP
7 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.52%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.52%) MCDBA
7 1 (1.52%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.52%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (57.58%) Active Directory
2 32 (48.48%) VMware ESXi
3 25 (37.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (36.36%) Hyper-V
5 23 (34.85%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.52%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
6 1 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.52%) vSphere
6 1 (1.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 35 (53.03%) HP ALM
2 23 (34.85%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.52%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.52%) OpenView
3 1 (1.52%) vCenter Server
3 1 (1.52%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 33 (50.00%) VMware
2 29 (43.94%) Microsoft
3 25 (37.88%) Citrix
4 24 (36.36%) McAfee
5 23 (34.85%) Ivanti
6 22 (33.33%) Veritas
7 1 (1.52%) Apple
7 1 (1.52%) Aruba
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle
7 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.52%) SAP
7 1 (1.52%) Symantec