The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Compaq products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Compaq over the 3 months to 23 March 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 Compaq.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Compaq
England / South East
Rank 242 259 260
Rank change year-on-year +17 +1  
Contract jobs citing Compaq 3 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.039% 0.033% 0.072%
As % of the Vendors category 0.079% 0.067% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £381 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.29% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £275 £310
% change year-on-year +38.63% -11.41%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Compaq 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 the South East.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 3808 4473 4455
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 49.14% 48.88% 45.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2090 2659 2327
Median daily rate £415 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.09% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 201 220
Median hourly rate £15.50 £30.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.33% +66.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.25 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £60.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

Compaq
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Compaq as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Compaq in the South East

Compaq
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Compaq in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Compaq in the South East

Compaq
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Compaq in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Compaq in the South East

Compaq
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Compaq within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Buckinghamshire -8 3 £381 -10.29%
Compaq
England

Compaq
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Compaq 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 South East region with a requirement for Compaq.

1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Biometrics
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Vista
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB Practitioner

Compaq
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Biometrics
1 3 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 3 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft