The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 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 Hewlett-Packard Company.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 51 32 30
Rank change year-on-year -19 -2  
Contract jobs citing HP 3 25 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.65% 4.72% 2.68%
As % of the Vendors category 2.14% 9.40% 5.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 20 6
Median daily rate £325 £331 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.88% +20.45%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £370
% change year-on-year -6.66% +1.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £9.78 £15.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -37.83%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -30.95% +40.00%  

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 South Yorkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 140 266 191
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 30.17% 50.19% 46.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 174 116
Median daily rate £375 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £220 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 15
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.28% +66.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £9.78 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £24.00 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for HP in South Yorkshire

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in South Yorkshire

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in South Yorkshire

HP
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the South Yorkshire 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
Doncaster -5 2 £325 +44.44% 1
Sheffield -11 1 £425 +23.63%
HP
Yorkshire

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for HP.

1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) IBM
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (40.00%) EMC
3 4 (40.00%) SAN
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) NAS
4 3 (30.00%) XenApp
4 3 (30.00%) SUSE
4 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 3 (30.00%) Solaris
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (30.00%) NetApp
4 3 (30.00%) Veritas
4 3 (30.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (30.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (30.00%) F5
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (20.00%) SonarQube
5 2 (20.00%) Data ONTAP
5 2 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (20.00%) GitHub

HP
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 2 (20.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) GitHub
2 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
1 4 (40.00%) NAS
1 4 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) LDAP
3 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
1 2 (20.00%) Selenium
1 2 (20.00%) SonarQube
1 2 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (20.00%) Back Office
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Solaris Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Solaris
3 3 (30.00%) SUSE
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (20.00%) Data ONTAP
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Unix
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Adaptive Security
2 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Network Management
2 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (10.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (30.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 3 (30.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 3 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (30.00%) XenApp
2 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (10.00%) ProxySG
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (10.00%) DameWare
2 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (10.00%) OpenView
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
2 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (10.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) IBM
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) EMC
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (30.00%) F5
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) NetApp
3 3 (30.00%) Veritas
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) Blue Coat
4 2 (20.00%) Dell
5 1 (10.00%) AlienVault
5 1 (10.00%) Brocade
5 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) Juniper
5 1 (10.00%) Mitel
5 1 (10.00%) Sophos
5 1 (10.00%) Symantec
5 1 (10.00%) Veeam