The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 28 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
South West / Somerset
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 31 39
Rank change year-on-year -8 +8  
Contract jobs citing HP 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.95% 0.83% 1.18%
As % of the Vendors category 1.74% 1.63% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £195 - £503
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 - £483
10% offered a daily rate of more than £200 - £532
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +11.53% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £20.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.81 £27.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -37.75% +54.28%  

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 Somerset.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 115 123 159
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 54.76% 51.04% 47.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 108 130
Median daily rate £423 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.66% +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £246 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £718 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 23 46
Median hourly rate £47.50 £21.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +120.93% +6.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.25 £12.35 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £38.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.07
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.21%  

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for HP in Somerset

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Somerset

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Somerset

HP
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 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
Bath - 2 £195 -
HP
South West

For the 6 months to 28 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 Somerset region with a requirement for HP.

1 3 (60.00%) Break/Fix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Maximo
2 1 (20.00%) Pay per click

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Break Fix Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (20.00%) Field Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Field Hardware Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Field Service Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Field Service Hardware Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) HP Printer Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Maximo Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Printer Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Server Support
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Break/Fix
2 1 (20.00%) Pay per click
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle