Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 20 November 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
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 67 37
Rank change year-on-year +15 -30 -16
Contract jobs citing HP 9 7 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.35% 0.74% 4.06%
As % of the Vendors category 3.70% 2.22% 9.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 22
Sheffield median daily rate £425 £388 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% -4.91% +40.52%
10th Percentile £383 £366 £213
90th Percentile £442 £399 £514
South Yorkshire median daily rate £370 £388 £380
% change year-on-year -4.52% +1.97% +19.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Sheffield median hourly rate £23.08 - £10.50
10th Percentile £21.79 - £9.30
90th Percentile £24.36 - £11.00
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.08 - £10.50

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 Sheffield.

All Vendors
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 243 315 328
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 36.38% 33.23% 42.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 202 225
Sheffield median daily rate £430 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.06% +13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £311 £258 £213
90th Percentile £615 £574 £525
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 23
Sheffield median hourly rate £22.54 £13.00 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.37% +5.26% -17.67%
10th Percentile £16.57 £10.48 £9.05
90th Percentile £34.43 £17.50 £18.40
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.66 £15.00 £12.01
% change year-on-year +37.70% +24.87% -19.92%

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for HP in Sheffield

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Sheffield

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for HP.

1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) IBM
1 5 (55.56%) EMC
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
1 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
1 5 (55.56%) NAS
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
2 4 (44.44%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) Veritas
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) SUSE
4 2 (22.22%) Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Selenium
4 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 2 (22.22%) Release Management
4 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 2 (22.22%) Kanban
4 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (22.22%) NHS
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) Financial Institution
4 2 (22.22%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 2 (22.22%) GCP
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Management

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) NAS
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) Intranet
3 1 (11.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 1 (11.11%) FitNesse
2 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
2 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
2 1 (11.11%) SpecFlow
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (44.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (33.33%) Administrator
4 2 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (11.11%) Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Automation Tester
5 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) QA Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Tester
5 1 (11.11%) Unix Administrator
5 1 (11.11%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Regular Expression
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) NHS
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) SUSE
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Solaris
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Change Control
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 2 (22.22%) Kanban
2 2 (22.22%) Release Management
2 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
2 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Test Management
3 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
3 1 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) GCP
2 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) EMC
1 5 (55.56%) IBM
1 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Veritas
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle