Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 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 West > Somerset
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 48 73
Rank change year-on-year +12 +25 -26
Contract jobs citing HP 18 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.62% 1.08% 0.72%
As % of the Vendors category 8.74% 2.55% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 3
Somerset median daily rate £238 £345 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.16% +31.43% -19.23%
10th Percentile £122 £144 £203
90th Percentile £500 £525 £354
South West median daily rate £373 £297 £263
% change year-on-year +25.63% +12.95% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.70% -12.90% -18.42%

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 Somerset.

All Vendors
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 206 196 316
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 41.45% 42.24% 45.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 95 193
Somerset median daily rate £344 £353 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.48% -6.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £141 £200 £257
90th Percentile £518 £483 £485
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 32 29
Somerset median hourly rate £24.00 £21.50 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.63% -43.79% +90.96%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.08 £10.84
90th Percentile £53.75 £41.85 £55.00
South West median hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year +27.91% -15.69% +27.12%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in Somerset over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Bath +6 10 £388 +103.95%
Yeovil - 4 £124 -
Street -1 1 £180 -64.00%
HP
South West

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

1 5 (27.78%) SQL
1 5 (27.78%) LoadRunner
1 5 (27.78%) JIRA
1 5 (27.78%) Load Testing
1 5 (27.78%) Remote Desktop
1 5 (27.78%) AppDynamics
1 5 (27.78%) Break/Fix
2 4 (22.22%) Firmware
2 4 (22.22%) SLA
3 3 (16.67%) Dell
3 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (16.67%) JMeter
3 3 (16.67%) Equitrac
3 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 2 (11.11%) Firewall
4 2 (11.11%) jQuery
4 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
4 2 (11.11%) BDD
4 2 (11.11%) Selenium
4 2 (11.11%) Groovy
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 2 (11.11%) CA Service Virtualization
4 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
4 2 (11.11%) REST
4 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 2 (11.11%) Gherkin
4 2 (11.11%) Ruby

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (11.11%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) HTTP
2 2 (11.11%) LAN
2 2 (11.11%) VPN
2 2 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) ADSL
3 1 (5.56%) BGP
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (5.56%) DHCP
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) EIGRP
3 1 (5.56%) MPLS
3 1 (5.56%) OSPF
3 1 (5.56%) SNMP
3 1 (5.56%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (5.56%) TACACS
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) JIRA
1 5 (27.78%) LoadRunner
2 3 (16.67%) JMeter
2 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (11.11%) Ant
3 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 2 (11.11%) HP UFT
3 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.11%) JUnit
3 2 (11.11%) Maven
3 2 (11.11%) Selenium
3 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
3 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) Consultant
1 3 (16.67%) Performance Consultant
1 3 (16.67%) Performance Test Consultant
1 3 (16.67%) Test Consultant
1 3 (16.67%) Tester
2 2 (11.11%) Break Fix Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Performance Tester
2 2 (11.11%) Printer Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Test Automation Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Test Manager
3 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (5.56%) Field Service Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
1 2 (11.11%) CSS
1 2 (11.11%) Gherkin
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
1 2 (11.11%) jQuery
1 2 (11.11%) REST
1 2 (11.11%) SOAP
1 2 (11.11%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Break/Fix
1 5 (27.78%) Load Testing
2 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) BDD
3 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 2 (11.11%) TDD
3 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.56%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) Network Management
4 1 (5.56%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) C#
2 2 (11.11%) C++
2 2 (11.11%) Groovy
2 2 (11.11%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) Jython
2 2 (11.11%) Python
2 2 (11.11%) Ruby
2 2 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) CCNA
1 1 (5.56%) CCNP
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Firmware
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) CA Service Virtualization
2 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) AppDynamics
2 3 (16.67%) Dell
2 3 (16.67%) Equitrac
3 2 (11.11%) CA
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) Samsung
4 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds