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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 38 39 35
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4  
Contract jobs citing HP 5 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.45% 1.24% 2.27%
As % of the Vendors category 3.79% 2.92% 5.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £250 £450 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.44% +125.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £450 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £450 £304
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £370
% change year-on-year -6.66% +1.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £19.75 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +58.06%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £15.61
% change year-on-year -30.95% +34.50%  

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 132 137 170
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 38.15% 42.41% 42.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 93 113
Median daily rate £413 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.79% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £325 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £450 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 10
Median hourly rate £31.50 £13.50 £16.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +133.33% -17.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.70 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.30 £25.10 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in Swindon over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP in Swindon

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Swindon

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 25 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 Swindon region with a requirement for HP.

1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (30.00%) Use Case
4 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (30.00%) Change Management
4 3 (30.00%) Unix
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) vSphere
4 3 (30.00%) ArcSight
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (30.00%) User Stories
4 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Defect Management
5 2 (20.00%) ArcSight ESM
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) AIX
5 2 (20.00%) Solaris
5 2 (20.00%) IBM
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) Sun
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Telecoms

HP
Top Related 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 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) GlassFish
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) LDAP
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Lead Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) ArcSight Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) ArcSight Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Field Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Field Hardware Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Field Service Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Printer Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) LAMP
1 1 (10.00%) SAML
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Unix
2 2 (20.00%) AIX
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Solaris
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Change Management
1 3 (30.00%) Defect Management
1 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
1 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (30.00%) Use Case
1 3 (30.00%) User Stories
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) DNA
3 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) Perl
1 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (10.00%) SANS
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) vSphere
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (20.00%) ArcSight ESM
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 3 (30.00%) ArcSight
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) IBM
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) Sun
6 1 (10.00%) Bluefish Communications
6 1 (10.00%) Dell
6 1 (10.00%) F5
6 1 (10.00%) Gemalto
6 1 (10.00%) Juniper
6 1 (10.00%) Rackspace