Period
to 19 September 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 19 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 17 6
Rank change year-on-year -20 -11 +21
Contract jobs citing HP 62 80 523
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 6.75% 8.71% 20.74%
As % of the Vendors category 14.76% 16.84% 35.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 71 348
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £365 £350 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +18.64% -1.67%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £219
90th Percentile £476 £450 £415
North East median daily rate £363 £350 £295
% change year-on-year +3.57% +18.64% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 42
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £11.25 £33.25 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.17% +18.75% -12.50%
10th Percentile £10.13 £15.18 £15.00
90th Percentile £27.28 £50.73 £35.00
North East median hourly rate £15.70 £33.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year -52.78% +18.75% -5.88%

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 420 475 1,466
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 45.75% 51.69% 58.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 328 973
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +12.90% -8.82%
10th Percentile £253 £256 £211
90th Percentile £564 £525 £475
North East median daily rate £375 £350 £315
% change year-on-year +7.14% +11.11% -9.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 35 116
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £13.25 £30.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.83% +7.14% +82.56%
10th Percentile £10.31 £9.50 £13.50
90th Percentile £33.80 £47.70 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £14.60 £28.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -47.86% - +86.67%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -16 62 £365 +4.29% 6
HP
North East

For the 6 months to 19 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for HP.

1 43 (69.35%) Security Cleared
2 35 (56.45%) SC Cleared
2 35 (56.45%) ITIL
3 30 (48.39%) Windows
4 28 (45.16%) Active Directory
5 25 (40.32%) Cisco
5 25 (40.32%) Windows Server
6 22 (35.48%) SAN
6 22 (35.48%) VMware
7 19 (30.65%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (27.42%) Firewall
10 16 (25.81%) Business Continuity
10 16 (25.81%) Citrix
10 16 (25.81%) DNS
10 16 (25.81%) DHCP
10 16 (25.81%) XenApp
10 16 (25.81%) XenDesktop
10 16 (25.81%) vSphere
11 14 (22.58%) 3PAR
11 14 (22.58%) EMC
11 14 (22.58%) McAfee
12 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
12 13 (20.97%) IIS
12 13 (20.97%) NetScaler
12 13 (20.97%) Ivanti
13 12 (19.35%) Network Security
13 12 (19.35%) F5
13 12 (19.35%) SAP
13 12 (19.35%) Juniper

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 13 (20.97%) IIS
2 4 (6.45%) JBoss
2 4 (6.45%) WebLogic
2 4 (6.45%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.45%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (4.84%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.23%) FileNet
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.61%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (11.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) IaaS
1 3 (4.84%) PaaS
1 3 (4.84%) SaaS
2 1 (1.61%) BrowserStack
2 1 (1.61%) GitHub
2 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (35.48%) SAN
2 17 (27.42%) Firewall
3 16 (25.81%) DHCP
3 16 (25.81%) DNS
4 13 (20.97%) NetScaler
5 12 (19.35%) Network Security
6 11 (17.74%) LAN
6 11 (17.74%) WAN
7 10 (16.13%) Cisco IOS
7 10 (16.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 10 (16.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 10 (16.13%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (6.45%) HTTP
8 4 (6.45%) HTTPS
8 4 (6.45%) iSCSI
8 4 (6.45%) NAS
9 2 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (3.23%) SSL
10 1 (1.61%) IP Telephony
10 1 (1.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.61%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) GitLab
2 4 (6.45%) Artifactory
3 2 (3.23%) Selenium
4 1 (1.61%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.61%) FindBugs
4 1 (1.61%) Gerrit
4 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.61%) JIRA
4 1 (1.61%) Rational Team Concert
4 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (17.74%) Support Engineer
2 10 (16.13%) Citrix Engineer
2 10 (16.13%) Network Engineer
3 9 (14.52%) Storage Engineer
4 7 (11.29%) Network Support
5 6 (9.68%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) Automation Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (8.06%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Infrastructure Support
6 5 (8.06%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) EMC Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) EMC Storage Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.90%) Middleware
2 4 (6.45%) Software Packaging
2 4 (6.45%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (3.23%) JSON
3 2 (3.23%) LDAP
3 2 (3.23%) REST
4 1 (1.61%) SOAP
4 1 (1.61%) Web Services
4 1 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Celerra
1 10 (16.13%) EMC VMAX
1 10 (16.13%) EMC VNX
1 10 (16.13%) HP Storage
1 10 (16.13%) HP StoreVirtual
2 9 (14.52%) Enterprise Storage
2 9 (14.52%) Replication
3 8 (12.90%) Clustering
3 8 (12.90%) Management Information System
4 6 (9.68%) Computer Science
5 5 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (8.06%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (6.45%) Data Centre
7 3 (4.84%) PKI
7 3 (4.84%) Private Cloud
7 3 (4.84%) User Experience
8 2 (3.23%) DataPower
9 1 (1.61%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (48.39%) Windows
2 25 (40.32%) Windows Server
3 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (16.13%) Linux
5 9 (14.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (8.06%) AIX
7 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (6.45%) Unix
9 2 (3.23%) VME
9 2 (3.23%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.61%) HPUX
10 1 (1.61%) MVS
10 1 (1.61%) Solaris
10 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.61%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (56.45%) ITIL
2 16 (25.81%) Business Continuity
3 12 (19.35%) Service Delivery
3 12 (19.35%) Service Management
4 11 (17.74%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (16.13%) Decision-Making
5 10 (16.13%) Network Load Balancing
5 10 (16.13%) OO
6 9 (14.52%) Cryptography
7 7 (11.29%) Escalation Management
7 7 (11.29%) Incident Management
7 7 (11.29%) ITSM
7 7 (11.29%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (11.29%) Project Management
7 7 (11.29%) QMS
7 7 (11.29%) Quality Management
8 6 (9.68%) DevOps
8 6 (9.68%) Runbook
9 5 (8.06%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (8.06%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.52%) SQL
2 6 (9.68%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.84%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.23%) Java
4 2 (3.23%) Perl
5 1 (1.61%) C
5 1 (1.61%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 43 (69.35%) Security Cleared
2 35 (56.45%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (9.68%) Degree
3 6 (9.68%) DV Cleared
4 4 (6.45%) HP ASE
4 4 (6.45%) HPE ATP
5 2 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.61%) CCNA
6 1 (1.61%) CCNP
6 1 (1.61%) ISEB
6 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) JSP 440
1 4 (6.45%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 28 (45.16%) Active Directory
2 19 (30.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (25.81%) vSphere
3 16 (25.81%) XenApp
3 16 (25.81%) XenDesktop
4 8 (12.90%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (4.84%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.84%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.61%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (16.13%) Puppet
2 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Clustering
3 6 (9.68%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 5 (8.06%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (8.06%) vCenter Server
4 5 (8.06%) vMotion
5 3 (4.84%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (4.84%) SCCM
5 3 (4.84%) SCOM
5 3 (4.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (3.23%) Forum Sentry
6 2 (3.23%) HP ALM
7 1 (1.61%) Ansible
7 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.61%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.61%) Nagios
7 1 (1.61%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 25 (40.32%) Cisco
2 22 (35.48%) VMware
3 16 (25.81%) Citrix
4 14 (22.58%) 3PAR
4 14 (22.58%) EMC
4 14 (22.58%) McAfee
5 13 (20.97%) Ivanti
5 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
6 12 (19.35%) F5
6 12 (19.35%) Juniper
6 12 (19.35%) SAP
7 11 (17.74%) CheckPoint
8 10 (16.13%) Brocade
8 10 (16.13%) Isilon
9 9 (14.52%) Red Hat
10 8 (12.90%) Oracle
11 4 (6.45%) BMC
11 4 (6.45%) IBM
11 4 (6.45%) Informatica
11 4 (6.45%) Siebel