Period
to 19 November 2017

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 November 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.

HP
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 9 30
Rank change year-on-year -11 +21 -13
Contract jobs citing HP 85 396 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 9.34% 16.68% 5.93%
As % of the Vendors category 19.19% 28.29% 14.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 283 54
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £340 £313 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.80% -2.34% -8.18%
10th Percentile £300 £225 £237
90th Percentile £450 £415 £535
North East median daily rate £340 £313 £300
% change year-on-year +8.80% +4.17% -13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 37 14
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £30.00 £27.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -23.94% +91.89%
10th Percentile £14.60 £15.00 £17.95
90th Percentile £32.00 £33.98 £43.53
North East median hourly rate £30.00 £27.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -22.86% +60.92%

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 443 1400 604
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 48.68% 58.97% 39.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 966 339
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £363 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.85% -5.71% -
10th Percentile £259 £213 £231
90th Percentile £550 £488 £550
North East median daily rate £363 £330 £360
% change year-on-year +9.85% -8.33% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 107 55
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £17.10 £28.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.93% +16.67% +41.18%
10th Percentile £8.84 £11.75 £12.19
90th Percentile £47.63 £36.00 £38.75
North East median hourly rate £16.30 £27.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -39.63% +28.57% +13.51%

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 19 November 2017.

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -8 83 £340 +8.80%
Sunderland 0 2 £430 +145.71%
HP
North East

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

1 68 (80.00%) Linux
2 62 (72.94%) AIX
3 52 (61.18%) Security Cleared
4 47 (55.29%) Windows
5 43 (50.59%) Solaris
5 43 (50.59%) Cisco
5 43 (50.59%) SC Cleared
6 42 (49.41%) Unix
7 39 (45.88%) Red Hat
8 37 (43.53%) SAN
9 36 (42.35%) IBM
10 35 (41.18%) Oracle
11 34 (40.00%) ITIL
12 32 (37.65%) WebLogic
13 31 (36.47%) JBoss
14 29 (34.12%) Symantec
15 27 (31.76%) NetBackup
15 27 (31.76%) HP Data Protector
16 26 (30.59%) EMC NetWorker
16 26 (30.59%) Brocade
16 26 (30.59%) Fibre Channel
16 26 (30.59%) Veritas
16 26 (30.59%) EMC
17 23 (27.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 23 (27.06%) Firewall
18 22 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
19 21 (24.71%) DevOps
20 20 (23.53%) Sun
21 19 (22.35%) OO
21 19 (22.35%) Backup Exec

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 32 (37.65%) WebLogic
2 31 (36.47%) JBoss
3 15 (17.65%) Apache
4 14 (16.47%) iPlanet
4 14 (16.47%) Oracle Application Server
4 14 (16.47%) Tomcat
5 13 (15.29%) WebSphere
5 13 (15.29%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (8.24%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (8.24%) MQSeries
6 7 (8.24%) OpenStack
6 7 (8.24%) SharePoint
7 6 (7.06%) WebLogic Portal
8 5 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (4.71%) FileNet
10 3 (3.53%) Confluence
11 1 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (1.18%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (8.24%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 13 (15.29%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 8 (9.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.18%) Office 365
1 1 (1.18%) Slack
1 1 (1.18%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 37 (43.53%) SAN
2 26 (30.59%) Fibre Channel
3 23 (27.06%) Firewall
4 16 (18.82%) LDAP
5 15 (17.65%) TCP/IP
6 11 (12.94%) DNS
7 9 (10.59%) NAS
8 8 (9.41%) X.21
9 7 (8.24%) Network Security
10 5 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (5.88%) SSL
11 4 (4.71%) DHCP
11 4 (4.71%) OpenLDAP
11 4 (4.71%) SSH
11 4 (4.71%) VPN
12 3 (3.53%) FCoE
12 3 (3.53%) iSCSI
12 3 (3.53%) WAN
13 2 (2.35%) Internet
13 2 (2.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.06%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (3.53%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.35%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.18%) Big Data
4 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.18%) MySQL
4 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.53%) JIRA
2 1 (1.18%) GitLab
2 1 (1.18%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.18%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (3.53%) Finance
2 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (29.41%) Backup Engineer
2 19 (22.35%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (18.82%) AIX Engineer
3 16 (18.82%) Storage and Backup Engineer
3 16 (18.82%) Storage Engineer
4 9 (10.59%) Cloud Engineer
4 9 (10.59%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 9 (10.59%) Unix Engineer
5 4 (4.71%) Analyst
5 4 (4.71%) Consultant
5 4 (4.71%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (4.71%) NetBackup Engineer
5 4 (4.71%) Solaris Engineer
6 3 (3.53%) Administrator
6 3 (3.53%) EMC Engineer
6 3 (3.53%) HPUX Engineer
6 3 (3.53%) Project Manager
6 3 (3.53%) Service Analyst
7 2 (2.35%) Digital Project Manager
7 2 (2.35%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.47%) Software Packaging
2 13 (15.29%) WebSphere MQ
3 12 (14.12%) J2EE
4 1 (1.18%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.00%) Clustering
1 17 (20.00%) Replication
2 14 (16.47%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (12.94%) Private Cloud
4 9 (10.59%) Data Centre
4 9 (10.59%) HP Storage
5 5 (5.88%) DataPower
5 5 (5.88%) Grid Computing
6 3 (3.53%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.35%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.35%) PKI
8 1 (1.18%) NHS
8 1 (1.18%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 68 (80.00%) Linux
2 62 (72.94%) AIX
3 47 (55.29%) Windows
4 43 (50.59%) Solaris
5 42 (49.41%) Unix
6 23 (27.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (20.00%) HPUX
8 15 (17.65%) SUSE
9 6 (7.06%) Windows Server
9 6 (7.06%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.35%) Windows 2000
10 2 (2.35%) Windows 7
10 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.18%) Debian
11 1 (1.18%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.00%) ITIL
2 22 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (24.71%) DevOps
4 19 (22.35%) OO
5 17 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
6 15 (17.65%) Quality Management
7 13 (15.29%) High Availability
7 13 (15.29%) Load Balancing
7 13 (15.29%) QMS
8 9 (10.59%) Change Control
8 9 (10.59%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (8.24%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (8.24%) Unit Testing
10 6 (7.06%) Configuration Management
11 5 (5.88%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 5 (5.88%) Workflow
12 4 (4.71%) Incident Management
12 4 (4.71%) Problem Management
12 4 (4.71%) Procure-to-Pay
12 4 (4.71%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.18%) Perl
2 16 (18.82%) SQL
3 11 (12.94%) Korn
4 9 (10.59%) Shell Script
5 7 (8.24%) Bash Shell
5 7 (8.24%) C-shell
6 6 (7.06%) Java
7 5 (5.88%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.53%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 52 (61.18%) Security Cleared
2 43 (50.59%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.88%) DV Cleared
4 4 (4.71%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (3.53%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (3.53%) Degree
6 2 (2.35%) MCSE
6 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.18%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.18%) CCNA
7 1 (1.18%) CCNP
7 1 (1.18%) CCSA
7 1 (1.18%) CCSE
7 1 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.18%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (2.35%) PMBOK
2 1 (1.18%) GDPR
2 1 (1.18%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) SLA
2 1 (1.18%) WAI
System Software
1 12 (14.12%) Hyper-V
2 11 (12.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (10.59%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 8 (9.41%) KVM
5 7 (8.24%) Active Directory
5 7 (8.24%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (4.71%) NFS
7 3 (3.53%) Samba
8 2 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.35%) vSphere
9 1 (1.18%) Firmware
9 1 (1.18%) ProxySG
9 1 (1.18%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 27 (31.76%) HP Data Protector
1 27 (31.76%) NetBackup
2 26 (30.59%) EMC NetWorker
3 19 (22.35%) Backup Exec
3 19 (22.35%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (22.35%) Puppet
4 17 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 16 (18.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 7 (8.24%) OpenView
7 5 (5.88%) Forum Sentry
8 2 (2.35%) HP SiteScope
8 2 (2.35%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (2.35%) Tivoli
8 2 (2.35%) vCenter Server
9 1 (1.18%) Ansible
9 1 (1.18%) Dollar Universe
9 1 (1.18%) MOM
9 1 (1.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (1.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 43 (50.59%) Cisco
2 39 (45.88%) Red Hat
3 36 (42.35%) IBM
4 35 (41.18%) Oracle
5 29 (34.12%) Symantec
6 26 (30.59%) Brocade
6 26 (30.59%) EMC
6 26 (30.59%) Veritas
7 20 (23.53%) Sun
8 17 (20.00%) Veeam
9 13 (15.29%) Axway
9 13 (15.29%) F5
9 13 (15.29%) Informatica
9 13 (15.29%) Siebel
9 13 (15.29%) VMware
10 8 (9.41%) PlateSpin
11 7 (8.24%) Cognos
11 7 (8.24%) Microsoft
11 7 (8.24%) Opsware
12 3 (3.53%) Dell