Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 22 11
Rank change year-on-year -25 -11 +17
Contract jobs citing HP 50 83 332
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 5.19% 8.93% 14.85%
As % of the Vendors category 13.70% 19.81% 26.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 73 235
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £413 £340 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.32% +6.25% -2.48%
10th Percentile £313 £285 £225
90th Percentile £480 £449 £427
North East median daily rate £400 £340 £320
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 26
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £23.13 £30.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.92% +11.11% -23.94%
10th Percentile £10.13 £14.60 £15.00
90th Percentile £35.00 £32.00 £28.50
North East median hourly rate £15.70 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year -47.67% +11.11% -22.86%

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 365 419 1,269
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 37.86% 45.10% 56.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 294 866
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £361 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.88% +6.49% -4.24%
10th Percentile £256 £236 £219
90th Percentile £575 £550 £506
North East median daily rate £400 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +10.34% +6.62% -9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 23 96
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £13.00 £11.50 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.04% -57.41% +12.50%
10th Percentile £10.63 £8.67 £12.22
90th Percentile £35.00 £46.33 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £14.00 £11.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year +21.74% -56.60% +31.51%

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 14 December 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 14 December 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 -19 50 £413 +23.13% 6
HP
North East

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 37 (74.00%) Security Cleared
2 35 (70.00%) ITIL
3 29 (58.00%) SC Cleared
4 23 (46.00%) Active Directory
5 22 (44.00%) Problem-Solving
6 20 (40.00%) Firewall
7 18 (36.00%) Linux
8 17 (34.00%) SQL
8 17 (34.00%) Service Management
8 17 (34.00%) Middleware
8 17 (34.00%) Runbook
9 16 (32.00%) ITSM
9 16 (32.00%) OO
9 16 (32.00%) Windows
9 16 (32.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (30.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 15 (30.00%) JavaScript
10 15 (30.00%) VMware
11 14 (28.00%) vMotion
11 14 (28.00%) Red Hat
11 14 (28.00%) VMware ESXi
12 13 (26.00%) Puppet
12 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
12 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
12 13 (26.00%) GitLab
12 13 (26.00%) Windows Server
13 12 (24.00%) Performance Monitoring
13 12 (24.00%) Cisco
13 12 (24.00%) Artifactory
13 12 (24.00%) F5

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 10 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (14.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) IaaS
1 3 (6.00%) PaaS
1 3 (6.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (40.00%) Firewall
2 11 (22.00%) HTTP
2 11 (22.00%) LAN
2 11 (22.00%) WAN
3 10 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 10 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 10 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 10 (20.00%) Network Security
4 8 (16.00%) HTTPS
4 8 (16.00%) iSCSI
4 8 (16.00%) NAS
4 8 (16.00%) SAN
5 2 (4.00%) HSPA
6 1 (2.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (26.00%) GitLab
2 12 (24.00%) Artifactory
3 4 (8.00%) LoadRunner
4 3 (6.00%) JMeter
General
1 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (30.00%) Automation Engineer
2 9 (18.00%) Network Engineer
3 8 (16.00%) Administrator
3 8 (16.00%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (14.00%) Network Support
4 7 (14.00%) Server Administrator
4 7 (14.00%) Support Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
8 3 (6.00%) LoadRunner Tester
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Server Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.00%) Middleware
2 3 (6.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Clustering
1 5 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (10.00%) Public Cloud
1 5 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (6.00%) User Experience
3 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.00%) Linux
2 16 (32.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 16 (32.00%) Windows
3 13 (26.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.00%) AIX
5 1 (2.00%) HPUX
5 1 (2.00%) MVS
5 1 (2.00%) Solaris
5 1 (2.00%) VME
5 1 (2.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (70.00%) ITIL
2 22 (44.00%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (34.00%) Runbook
3 17 (34.00%) Service Management
4 16 (32.00%) ITSM
4 16 (32.00%) OO
5 12 (24.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 11 (22.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (22.00%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (22.00%) Security Hardening
7 10 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (20.00%) Decision-Making
7 10 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
8 9 (18.00%) Cryptography
9 8 (16.00%) Software Distribution
9 8 (16.00%) Virtual Environments
10 7 (14.00%) Escalation Management
11 6 (12.00%) Incident Management
12 5 (10.00%) Business Analysis
12 5 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.00%) SQL
2 15 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (74.00%) Security Cleared
2 29 (58.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (16.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) CCNA
4 1 (2.00%) CCNP
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) QA
2 4 (8.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 23 (46.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (28.00%) VMware ESXi
3 12 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
4 10 (20.00%) XenApp
4 10 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (30.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 14 (28.00%) vMotion
3 13 (26.00%) Puppet
4 10 (20.00%) SCCM
4 10 (20.00%) SCOM
4 10 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 10 (20.00%) vCenter Server
5 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (6.00%) HP ALM
7 1 (2.00%) HP SIM
7 1 (2.00%) Nagios
7 1 (2.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (30.00%) VMware
2 14 (28.00%) Red Hat
3 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (24.00%) Cisco
4 12 (24.00%) F5
5 11 (22.00%) 3PAR
5 11 (22.00%) BMC
5 11 (22.00%) CheckPoint
5 11 (22.00%) EMC
5 11 (22.00%) Juniper
5 11 (22.00%) McAfee
5 11 (22.00%) Oracle
6 4 (8.00%) Remedy
7 2 (4.00%) Xerox