Period
to 23 June 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 23 June 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 26 7
Rank change year-on-year -2 -19 +15
Contract jobs citing HP 92 78 375
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 8.61% 8.04% 17.84%
As % of the Vendors category 18.15% 16.63% 32.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 58 247
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £348 £350 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.71% +22.81% -5.00%
10th Percentile £263 £289 £222
90th Percentile £473 £488 £379
North East median daily rate £340 £350 £285
% change year-on-year -2.86% +22.81% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 32
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £31.00 £55.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.64% +96.43% +126.63%
North East median hourly rate £23.35 £55.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -57.55% +96.43% +126.63%

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 Tyne and Wear.

All Vendors
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 507 469 1,151
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 47.43% 48.35% 54.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 309 774
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £350 £375 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +20.97% -1.20%
10th Percentile £250 £256 £220
90th Percentile £525 £537 £500
North East median daily rate £350 £360 £315
% change year-on-year -2.78% +14.29% -3.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 34 75
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £15.25 £29.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.32% +5.36% +115.38%
10th Percentile £9.82 £9.69 £12.94
90th Percentile £35.00 £42.70 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £15.20 £28.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -45.71% - +115.38%

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing HP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for HP in Tyne and Wear

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Tyne and Wear

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP in Tyne and Wear

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Tyne and Wear

HP
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 23 June 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +1 91 £348 -0.71% 1
Sunderland - 1 - -
HP
North East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for HP.

1 62 (67.39%) Windows
2 60 (65.22%) Security Cleared
3 58 (63.04%) Windows Server
4 49 (53.26%) ITIL
5 45 (48.91%) SC Cleared
6 36 (39.13%) Active Directory
6 36 (39.13%) VMware
7 35 (38.04%) DNS
7 35 (38.04%) Linux
8 34 (36.96%) DHCP
8 34 (36.96%) SAN
8 34 (36.96%) Citrix
9 33 (35.87%) Management Information System
9 33 (35.87%) vSphere
10 32 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
10 32 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
10 32 (34.78%) Business Continuity
10 32 (34.78%) Unix
11 31 (33.70%) XenApp
12 30 (32.61%) XenDesktop
12 30 (32.61%) Ivanti
12 30 (32.61%) NetScaler
12 30 (32.61%) IIS
13 28 (30.43%) SAP
14 26 (28.26%) Red Hat
14 26 (28.26%) Analytical Skills
14 26 (28.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 24 (26.09%) Shell Script
15 24 (26.09%) Solaris
15 24 (26.09%) Service Delivery

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 30 (32.61%) IIS
2 9 (9.78%) JBoss
2 9 (9.78%) WebLogic
2 9 (9.78%) WebSphere
2 9 (9.78%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (7.61%) MS Exchange
4 6 (6.52%) FileNet
4 6 (6.52%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2000
5 5 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (5.43%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 2 (2.17%) Confluence
7 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (9.78%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.39%) IaaS
1 16 (17.39%) PaaS
1 16 (17.39%) SaaS
2 3 (3.26%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.17%) BrowserStack
3 2 (2.17%) GitHub
4 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (38.04%) DNS
2 34 (36.96%) DHCP
2 34 (36.96%) SAN
3 30 (32.61%) NetScaler
4 10 (10.87%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (6.52%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (6.52%) Network Security
5 6 (6.52%) SSL
6 5 (5.43%) X.500
7 4 (4.35%) LAN
7 4 (4.35%) WAN
8 2 (2.17%) Firewall
9 1 (1.09%) BGP
9 1 (1.09%) HTTP
9 1 (1.09%) HTTPS
9 1 (1.09%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.09%) MPLS
9 1 (1.09%) SMS
9 1 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.52%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.09%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (1.09%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (1.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Selenium
2 2 (2.17%) Bugzilla
2 2 (2.17%) FindBugs
2 2 (2.17%) Gerrit
2 2 (2.17%) JIRA
2 2 (2.17%) Rational Team Concert
2 2 (2.17%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.09%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (1.09%) Banking
1 1 (1.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (22.83%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 17 (18.48%) Support Engineer
3 16 (17.39%) Analyst
3 16 (17.39%) Citrix Engineer
4 10 (10.87%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (9.78%) Storage Engineer
6 8 (8.70%) Operations Analyst
7 6 (6.52%) Support Analyst
8 5 (5.43%) 1st Line Support
8 5 (5.43%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 5 (5.43%) Operations Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Citrix Support
9 4 (4.35%) Citrix Support Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) EMC Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) EMC Storage Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Operational Support Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) Operations Support Analyst
10 3 (3.26%) Cloud Engineer
10 3 (3.26%) VMware Engineer
10 3 (3.26%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.22%) ISPF
2 9 (9.78%) Software Packaging
2 9 (9.78%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (6.52%) LDAP
4 3 (3.26%) JSON
4 3 (3.26%) REST
5 2 (2.17%) Middleware
5 2 (2.17%) Web Services
6 1 (1.09%) SOAP
6 1 (1.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (35.87%) Management Information System
2 26 (28.26%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (15.22%) VSAM
4 13 (14.13%) Computer Science
5 10 (10.87%) Celerra
5 10 (10.87%) EMC VMAX
5 10 (10.87%) EMC VNX
5 10 (10.87%) HP Storage
5 10 (10.87%) HP StoreVirtual
6 9 (9.78%) Enterprise Storage
6 9 (9.78%) Replication
7 8 (8.70%) Private Cloud
8 6 (6.52%) DataPower
9 3 (3.26%) Clustering
9 3 (3.26%) Data Centre
9 3 (3.26%) PKI
10 2 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (1.09%) Blackberry
11 1 (1.09%) Mainframe
11 1 (1.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 62 (67.39%) Windows
2 58 (63.04%) Windows Server
3 35 (38.04%) Linux
4 32 (34.78%) Unix
4 32 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (28.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (26.09%) Solaris
7 23 (25.00%) AIX
7 23 (25.00%) HPUX
8 22 (23.91%) Windows 2000 Server
9 15 (16.30%) MVS
9 15 (16.30%) VME
10 14 (15.22%) VMS
11 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (2.17%) Windows 2000
12 2 (2.17%) Windows 7
13 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (1.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (53.26%) ITIL
2 32 (34.78%) Business Continuity
3 24 (26.09%) Project Management
3 24 (26.09%) Service Delivery
4 18 (19.57%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (18.48%) Open Source
6 15 (16.30%) Change Management
6 15 (16.30%) Data Management
6 15 (16.30%) ITIL V3
6 15 (16.30%) Service Management
7 11 (11.96%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (10.87%) DevOps
8 10 (10.87%) OO
9 7 (7.61%) QMS
9 7 (7.61%) Quality Management
9 7 (7.61%) Workflow
10 6 (6.52%) Configuration Management
11 5 (5.43%) Change Control
12 4 (4.35%) Disk Encryption
13 3 (3.26%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (26.09%) Shell Script
2 21 (22.83%) PowerShell
3 14 (15.22%) C
3 14 (15.22%) JCL
4 12 (13.04%) Perl
5 7 (7.61%) SQL
6 6 (6.52%) Java
7 1 (1.09%) COBOL
7 1 (1.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 60 (65.22%) Security Cleared
2 45 (48.91%) SC Cleared
3 13 (14.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (14.13%) Degree
4 9 (9.78%) DV Cleared
5 4 (4.35%) HP ASE
5 4 (4.35%) HPE ATP
6 2 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.09%) ISEB
7 1 (1.09%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 36 (39.13%) Active Directory
2 33 (35.87%) vSphere
3 32 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (33.70%) XenApp
5 30 (32.61%) XenDesktop
6 18 (19.57%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 14 (15.22%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 14 (15.22%) RACF
8 6 (6.52%) Samba
9 4 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (3.26%) Hyper-V
11 1 (1.09%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (19.57%) Tivoli
2 14 (15.22%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 10 (10.87%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (10.87%) Puppet
4 6 (6.52%) Forum Sentry
5 3 (3.26%) HP ALM
5 3 (3.26%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (2.17%) vCenter Server
7 1 (1.09%) Ansible
7 1 (1.09%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 36 (39.13%) VMware
2 34 (36.96%) Citrix
3 30 (32.61%) Ivanti
4 28 (30.43%) SAP
5 26 (28.26%) Red Hat
6 18 (19.57%) BMC
7 16 (17.39%) Cisco
8 15 (16.30%) ServiceNow
9 12 (13.04%) Sun
10 10 (10.87%) 3PAR
10 10 (10.87%) Brocade
10 10 (10.87%) EMC
10 10 (10.87%) Isilon
11 9 (9.78%) Axway
11 9 (9.78%) IBM
11 9 (9.78%) Informatica
11 9 (9.78%) Oracle
11 9 (9.78%) Siebel
12 5 (5.43%) Microsoft
13 3 (3.26%) Symantec