Period
to 26 September 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 26 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
Scotland > Renfrewshire
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 19 6
Rank change year-on-year +9 -13 0
Contract jobs citing HP 62 10 210
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 29.52% 10.00% 30.00%
As % of the Vendors category 40.52% 12.50% 48.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 10 153
Renfrewshire median daily rate £288 £325 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.54% +1.25% -7.63%
10th Percentile £251 £288 £263
90th Percentile £390 £432 £437
Scotland median daily rate £288 £408 £325
% change year-on-year -29.45% +25.38% -6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 26
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - - £39.50
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £28.75 £39.50
% change year-on-year -39.13% -27.22% +146.88%

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 153 80 431
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 72.86% 80.00% 61.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 74 293
Renfrewshire median daily rate £300 £363 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.24% +12.93% -6.96%
10th Percentile £221 £252 £258
90th Percentile £437 £445 £437
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 37
Renfrewshire median hourly rate £30.00 - £38.50
10th Percentile £27.03 - £35.50
90th Percentile £64.13 - £42.40
Scotland median hourly rate £16.06 £25.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -35.78% -30.56% +148.28%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +10 61 £288 -11.54% 1
HP
Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 58 (93.55%) Security Cleared
2 55 (88.71%) SC Cleared
3 36 (58.06%) Test Scripting
3 36 (58.06%) HP ALM
4 32 (51.61%) Active Directory
5 31 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 31 (50.00%) DNS
5 31 (50.00%) Windows
5 31 (50.00%) McAfee
6 30 (48.39%) DHCP
7 29 (46.77%) SQL
7 29 (46.77%) Change Management
7 29 (46.77%) VMware
7 29 (46.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 28 (45.16%) Hyper-V
8 28 (45.16%) Windows 7
8 28 (45.16%) VMware ESXi
8 28 (45.16%) Office 365
8 28 (45.16%) Software Testing
8 28 (45.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 28 (45.16%) Citrix
9 27 (43.55%) Clustering
9 27 (43.55%) Ivanti
9 27 (43.55%) PDA
9 27 (43.55%) McAfee ePO
9 27 (43.55%) Test Automation
9 27 (43.55%) VMware Infrastructure
9 27 (43.55%) Virtual Desktop
10 26 (41.94%) ISTQB
10 26 (41.94%) AIX

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 9 (14.52%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 28 (45.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (50.00%) DNS
2 30 (48.39%) DHCP
3 5 (8.06%) Firewall
4 4 (6.45%) LAN
4 4 (6.45%) WAN
5 3 (4.84%) HSPA
6 2 (3.23%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (3.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (3.23%) Network Security
6 2 (3.23%) SAN
7 1 (1.61%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.61%) HTTP
7 1 (1.61%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.61%) IPv4
7 1 (1.61%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.61%) Kerberos
7 1 (1.61%) NAS
7 1 (1.61%) SMS
7 1 (1.61%) VPN
7 1 (1.61%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (41.94%) HP UFT
1 26 (41.94%) WinRunner
General
1 1 (1.61%) Finance
1 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (27.42%) Analyst
2 16 (25.81%) Test Analyst
3 11 (17.74%) Test Leader
4 8 (12.90%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Automation Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support
7 3 (4.84%) Network Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Network Support
8 2 (3.23%) Server Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Service Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Tester
8 2 (3.23%) Wintel Engineer
9 1 (1.61%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 1 (1.61%) Unix Engineer
9 1 (1.61%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) Middleware
2 1 (1.61%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (43.55%) Clustering
1 27 (43.55%) PDA
2 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.23%) PKI
3 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.61%) CMDB
3 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.61%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.61%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.61%) Replication
3 1 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.61%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (50.00%) Windows
2 29 (46.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (45.16%) Windows 7
3 28 (45.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (41.94%) AIX
5 5 (8.06%) Linux
5 5 (8.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (6.45%) Windows Server
7 2 (3.23%) Unix
8 1 (1.61%) HPUX
8 1 (1.61%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (58.06%) Test Scripting
2 29 (46.77%) Change Management
3 28 (45.16%) Software Testing
4 27 (43.55%) Test Automation
5 22 (35.48%) Smoke Testing
6 20 (32.26%) ITIL
7 16 (25.81%) Problem-Solving
8 12 (19.35%) ITIL V3
9 11 (17.74%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 10 (16.13%) Project Management
10 10 (16.13%) Six Sigma
11 6 (9.68%) Service Delivery
12 5 (8.06%) Process Improvement
12 5 (8.06%) Runbook
12 5 (8.06%) Service Management
13 4 (6.45%) Decision-Making
13 4 (6.45%) Escalation Management
14 3 (4.84%) Configuration Management
14 3 (4.84%) Incident Management
14 3 (4.84%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 29 (46.77%) SQL
2 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 58 (93.55%) Security Cleared
2 55 (88.71%) SC Cleared
3 26 (41.94%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.61%) Degree
5 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) MCSE
5 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.13%) JSP 440
2 3 (4.84%) QA
System Software
1 32 (51.61%) Active Directory
2 28 (45.16%) Hyper-V
2 28 (45.16%) VMware ESXi
3 27 (43.55%) Virtual Desktop
3 27 (43.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.61%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.61%) vSphere
4 1 (1.61%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 36 (58.06%) HP ALM
2 27 (43.55%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (3.23%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.61%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 31 (50.00%) McAfee
1 31 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (46.77%) VMware
3 28 (45.16%) Citrix
4 27 (43.55%) Ivanti
5 26 (41.94%) Veritas
6 4 (6.45%) CheckPoint
6 4 (6.45%) Juniper
7 3 (4.84%) F5
8 2 (3.23%) Cisco
9 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.61%) Remedy
9 1 (1.61%) Symantec