Period
to 26 April 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 26 April 2018 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 East > Surrey
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 55 42
Rank change year-on-year -45 -13 +11
Contract jobs citing HP 65 84 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.19% 3.74% 5.08%
As % of the Vendors category 5.13% 7.51% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 38 95
Surrey median daily rate £400 £360 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -7.10% -3.13%
10th Percentile £150 £189 £256
90th Percentile £610 £538 £535
South East median daily rate £378 £370 £380
% change year-on-year +2.09% -2.63% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 19
Surrey median hourly rate £11.33 £18.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.78% -19.57% +75.24%
10th Percentile £10.16 £12.87 £13.93
90th Percentile £20.02 £21.00 £46.00
South East median hourly rate £12.50 £14.20 £42.75
% change year-on-year -11.97% -66.78% +194.83%

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 Surrey.

All Vendors
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,267 1,118 1,375
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 42.78% 49.82% 54.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 862 664 869
Surrey median daily rate £463 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.94% +1.19% +12.00%
10th Percentile £256 £246 £213
90th Percentile £588 £581 £556
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 51 108
Surrey median hourly rate £19.03 £19.63 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -6.55% +16.67%
10th Percentile £10.16 £13.50 £10.18
90th Percentile £43.75 £47.50 £53.75
South East median hourly rate £17.25 £15.50 £17.97
% change year-on-year +11.29% -13.76% +6.60%

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for HP in Surrey

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Surrey

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in Surrey over the 6 months to 26 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP in Surrey

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Surrey

HP
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 26 April 2018. 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
Reigate -24 17 £400 +18.52% 2
Guildford +6 15 £600 - 1
Redhill +20 11 £150 -58.33%
Woking +6 2 £190 -41.54%
Leatherhead -3 2 £375 -6.83% 2
Staines -17 2 £500 -
Tadworth - 1 £243 -
HP
South East

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing HP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for HP.

1 24 (36.92%) Finance
2 20 (30.77%) Test Automation
3 17 (26.15%) HP Quality Center
3 17 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (24.62%) ITIL
4 16 (24.62%) Selenium
5 15 (23.08%) ISTQB
5 15 (23.08%) Python
6 13 (20.00%) Change Management
7 12 (18.46%) Scrum
7 12 (18.46%) HP UFT
8 11 (16.92%) V-Model
8 11 (16.92%) SDLC
8 11 (16.92%) Defect Management
8 11 (16.92%) HP ALM
8 11 (16.92%) Self-Motivation
9 10 (15.38%) Threat Intelligence
9 10 (15.38%) Content Development
9 10 (15.38%) Security Monitoring
9 10 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 10 (15.38%) ArcSight ESM
9 10 (15.38%) ArcSight
9 10 (15.38%) SIEM
9 10 (15.38%) Regular Expression
9 10 (15.38%) Network Security
9 10 (15.38%) Test Scripting
9 10 (15.38%) Intel
10 9 (13.85%) SQL
10 9 (13.85%) JIRA
10 9 (13.85%) Waterfall

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (1.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.08%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Lawson
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) Office 365
1 4 (6.15%) Sauce Labs
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.38%) Network Security
2 7 (10.77%) LAN
3 5 (7.69%) Internet
3 5 (7.69%) WAN
4 4 (6.15%) Intranet
4 4 (6.15%) SAN
5 3 (4.62%) DNS
5 3 (4.62%) IP Telephony
5 3 (4.62%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.08%) DHCP
6 2 (3.08%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.54%) ADSL
7 1 (1.54%) Firewall
7 1 (1.54%) ISDN
7 1 (1.54%) PSTN
7 1 (1.54%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.62%) Big Data
1 3 (4.62%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.08%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (24.62%) Selenium
2 12 (18.46%) HP UFT
3 9 (13.85%) JIRA
4 8 (12.31%) Protractor
4 8 (12.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (12.31%) TeamCity
4 8 (12.31%) Visual Studio
4 8 (12.31%) WebDriver
5 4 (6.15%) Appium
5 4 (6.15%) LoadRunner
5 4 (6.15%) Rational DOORS
5 4 (6.15%) SoapUI
6 2 (3.08%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.54%) TestNG
General
1 24 (36.92%) Finance
2 8 (12.31%) Banking
3 3 (4.62%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (26.15%) Analyst
2 11 (16.92%) Test Analyst
3 7 (10.77%) Automation Test Analyst
3 7 (10.77%) Tester
4 6 (9.23%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 6 (9.23%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) ArcSight Consultant
5 5 (7.69%) ArcSight Expert
5 5 (7.69%) Consultant
5 5 (7.69%) Subject Matter Expert
5 5 (7.69%) Test Manager
6 4 (6.15%) Administrator
6 4 (6.15%) Automation Tester
6 4 (6.15%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Data Centre Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Desktop Support
7 3 (4.62%) Hardware Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Software Tester
7 3 (4.62%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.38%) Regular Expression
2 4 (6.15%) React Native
3 3 (4.62%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.08%) SOAP
4 2 (3.08%) XML
5 1 (1.54%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (12.31%) Security Operations Centre
3 7 (10.77%) Data Centre
4 5 (7.69%) Mobile App
5 4 (6.15%) NHS
6 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.62%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (3.08%) CMDB
7 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.08%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.54%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.54%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.31%) Windows
2 6 (9.23%) Windows 7
3 5 (7.69%) Linux
4 4 (6.15%) Solaris
4 4 (6.15%) Unix
4 4 (6.15%) Windows 10
5 3 (4.62%) Mac OS X
6 2 (3.08%) CentOS
6 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.54%) AIX
7 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.54%) HPUX
7 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.54%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.77%) Test Automation
2 17 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (24.62%) ITIL
4 13 (20.00%) Change Management
5 12 (18.46%) Scrum
6 11 (16.92%) Defect Management
6 11 (16.92%) SDLC
6 11 (16.92%) V-Model
7 10 (15.38%) Content Development
7 10 (15.38%) Security Monitoring
7 10 (15.38%) SIEM
7 10 (15.38%) Test Scripting
7 10 (15.38%) Threat Intelligence
8 9 (13.85%) Waterfall
9 8 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (12.31%) E-Commerce
9 8 (12.31%) Performance Testing
9 8 (12.31%) Regression Testing
9 8 (12.31%) Software Engineering
9 8 (12.31%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.08%) Python
2 9 (13.85%) SQL
3 8 (12.31%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.23%) Java
5 5 (7.69%) C#
6 3 (4.62%) C
7 2 (3.08%) AWK
7 2 (3.08%) Bourne shell
7 2 (3.08%) Groovy
7 2 (3.08%) Korn
7 2 (3.08%) Perl
7 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (23.08%) ISTQB
2 10 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (9.23%) MCSE
3 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (9.23%) Security Cleared
4 5 (7.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 4 (6.15%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (4.62%) MCSA
6 3 (4.62%) MOS
7 2 (3.08%) BICSI Certification
7 2 (3.08%) CCNA
7 2 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (3.08%) Degree
7 2 (3.08%) JNCIA
7 2 (3.08%) JNCIS
7 2 (3.08%) LPIC
7 2 (3.08%) RHCE
8 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) QA
2 4 (6.15%) ISO/IEC 15288
3 2 (3.08%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.23%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (4.62%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.08%) Docker
3 2 (3.08%) Firmware
3 2 (3.08%) GlusterFS
3 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.54%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (26.15%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (16.92%) HP ALM
3 10 (15.38%) ArcSight ESM
4 6 (9.23%) SCCM
5 3 (4.62%) NetBackup
6 2 (3.08%) AirWatch
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle ZFS
6 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 2 (3.08%) ServiceCenter
6 2 (3.08%) Tivoli
6 2 (3.08%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (1.54%) DameWare
7 1 (1.54%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (1.54%) vCenter Server
7 1 (1.54%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 10 (15.38%) ArcSight
1 10 (15.38%) Intel
2 8 (12.31%) IBM
3 7 (10.77%) VMware
4 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.15%) Apple
5 4 (6.15%) Avaya
5 4 (6.15%) Cisco
6 3 (4.62%) Brocade
6 3 (4.62%) Citrix
6 3 (4.62%) Juniper
6 3 (4.62%) Oracle
6 3 (4.62%) Polycom
6 3 (4.62%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.62%) Sun
6 3 (4.62%) Veritas
6 3 (4.62%) Wyse
7 2 (3.08%) Dell
7 2 (3.08%) EMC
7 2 (3.08%) StorageTek