Period
to 25 September 2018

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 6 months to 25 September 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 52 57
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5 -1
Contract jobs citing HP 16 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.07% 1.05% 1.04%
As % of the Vendors category 5.18% 2.24% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Swindon median daily rate £369 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.67% +15.38% +8.33%
10th Percentile £322 £363 £303
90th Percentile £411 £388 £468
Wiltshire median daily rate £413 £375 £298
% change year-on-year +10.00% +26.05% -0.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 1
Swindon median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.62% -52.73% +57.19%
Wiltshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +34.62% -52.73% +57.19%

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 Swindon.

All Vendors
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 309 312 311
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 39.92% 46.99% 46.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 214 214
Swindon median daily rate £450 £400 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +8.47% -7.81%
10th Percentile £281 £295 £232
90th Percentile £625 £575 £575
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £425 £364
% change year-on-year +11.76% +16.84% -1.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 4
Swindon median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.62% -39.53% +12.98%
10th Percentile £16.60 £12.65 £18.50
90th Percentile £19.75 £32.05 £29.38
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year +12.00% +63.04% +13.95%

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

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 25 September 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 Swindon region with a requirement for HP.

1 9 (56.25%) Windows
1 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
2 8 (50.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 8 (50.00%) Android
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (50.00%) Office 365
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) LAN
2 8 (50.00%) WAN
2 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (50.00%) Novell
2 8 (50.00%) ZENworks
2 8 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 8 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (50.00%) Micro Focus
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco
3 4 (25.00%) XML
3 4 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (18.75%) Defect Management
4 3 (18.75%) HP ALM
4 3 (18.75%) REST
4 3 (18.75%) DataPower
4 3 (18.75%) Firewall
4 3 (18.75%) Middleware
4 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Migration

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 8 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) LAN
1 8 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (18.75%) Firewall
3 2 (12.50%) SAN
4 1 (6.25%) BGP
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (6.25%) DNS
4 1 (6.25%) EIGRP
4 1 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (6.25%) HSRP
4 1 (6.25%) OSPF
4 1 (6.25%) PPP
4 1 (6.25%) SNMP
4 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.25%) VLAN
4 1 (6.25%) VoIP
4 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) HP UFT
1 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 4 (25.00%) IT Support
3 3 (18.75%) Designer
3 3 (18.75%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) IT Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior IT Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior IT Support
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) XML
2 3 (18.75%) Middleware
2 3 (18.75%) REST
3 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) WSDL
3 2 (12.50%) XML Schema
4 1 (6.25%) JSON
4 1 (6.25%) SOAP
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (18.75%) DataPower
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (6.25%) EMC VNX
3 1 (6.25%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
1 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
2 8 (50.00%) Android
2 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 8 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (25.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (18.75%) Defect Management
2 2 (12.50%) BPMN
2 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 2 (12.50%) Microservices
2 2 (12.50%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) Sequence Diagram
2 2 (12.50%) Software Architecture
2 2 (12.50%) UML
2 2 (12.50%) Use Case
3 1 (6.25%) Kanban
3 1 (6.25%) Logistics
3 1 (6.25%) Network Design
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Security Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
3 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Validation
3 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C++
1 1 (6.25%) Java
1 1 (6.25%) Python
1 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CCNP
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (12.50%) MCSE
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CCDP
2 1 (6.25%) CCIE
2 1 (6.25%) CCMSE
2 1 (6.25%) CCSA
2 1 (6.25%) CCSE
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (6.25%) JNCIE
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) ZENworks
2 3 (18.75%) HP ALM
3 1 (6.25%) FortiGate
3 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (6.25%) SCCM
3 1 (6.25%) vMotion
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Micro Focus
1 8 (50.00%) Novell
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco
3 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 2 (12.50%) F5
4 2 (12.50%) IBM
5 1 (6.25%) CA
5 1 (6.25%) EMC
5 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) MuleSoft
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat