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 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 42 36
Rank change year-on-year +6 -6  
Contract jobs citing HP 9 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.77% 2.48% 2.60%
As % of the Vendors category 6.82% 6.25% 5.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 7
Median daily rate £325 £338 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.70% +87.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £155 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £400 £305
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £325 £347
% change year-on-year +11.53% -6.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £26.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.81 £25.03 £17.25
% change year-on-year -32.86% +45.10%  

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 132 176 208
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 40.62% 39.64% 49.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 125 113
Median daily rate £375 £445 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.73% +48.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £260 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £746 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 13
Median hourly rate £14.00 £22.50 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.77% +83.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £8.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £24.10 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP in South Yorkshire

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 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
Sheffield +8 4 £370 +5.71% 1
Doncaster -3 4 £325 +85.71% 1
HP
Yorkshire

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

1 8 (66.67%) Windows
1 8 (66.67%) IBM
2 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (58.33%) Dell
2 7 (58.33%) DHCP
2 7 (58.33%) DNS
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) NetApp
2 7 (58.33%) LDAP
2 7 (58.33%) XenApp
2 7 (58.33%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (50.00%) F5
3 6 (50.00%) Data ONTAP
3 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) Back Office
3 6 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (16.67%) DevOps
5 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (16.67%) Business Change Management
5 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) Change Management
5 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 2 (16.67%) Java

HP
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) DHCP
1 7 (58.33%) DNS
1 7 (58.33%) LDAP
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) NAS
3 1 (8.33%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) JMeter
2 1 (8.33%) JUnit
2 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
2 1 (8.33%) NUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Sahi
2 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (8.33%) SpecFlow
2 1 (8.33%) WATIR
2 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (8.33%) Zephyr
General
1 6 (50.00%) Back Office
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Server Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Project Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Deployment Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Project Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Solaris Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Data ONTAP
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Solaris
4 1 (8.33%) SUSE
4 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Business Change Management
2 2 (16.67%) Change Management
2 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps
2 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (8.33%) BDD
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (8.33%) QA Automation
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
2 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
1 7 (58.33%) VMware ESXi
1 7 (58.33%) XenApp
2 1 (8.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (8.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (8.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) IBM
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) Dell
2 7 (58.33%) NetApp
3 6 (50.00%) F5
4 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (8.33%) EMC
6 1 (8.33%) Symantec
6 1 (8.33%) Veritas
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