The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 26 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
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 38 37
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1  
Contract jobs citing HP 4 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.19% 1.17% 0.81%
As % of the Vendors category 2.61% 2.48% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +10.76% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £27.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +57.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.40 £26.79 £17.50
% change year-on-year -38.76% +53.07%  

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 Swindon.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 153 161 131
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 45.54% 47.08% 35.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 114 82
Median daily rate £363 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 15
Median hourly rate £13.00 £27.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.72% +36.23%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Swindon

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 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 Swindon region with a requirement for HP.

1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
1 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
1 4 (44.44%) Functional Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (33.33%) User Stories
2 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 3 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Use Case
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) SAN
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 2 (22.22%) ArcSight
4 1 (11.11%) SIEM
4 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (11.11%) Rackspace
4 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) SANS
4 1 (11.11%) Break/Fix
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) GlassFish
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) LDAP
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Lead Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Field Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Field Hardware Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Field Service Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Security Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Maximo Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Printer Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Telephony Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) LAMP
1 1 (11.11%) SAML
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) CentOS
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Functional Testing
1 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
2 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) Use Case
2 3 (33.33%) User Stories
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) Break/Fix
4 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) DNA
4 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 1 (11.11%) SANS
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Shibboleth
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) ArcSight
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) Gemalto
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Rackspace
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) VMware