Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 13 37
Rank change year-on-year -22 +24 -20
Contract jobs citing HP 56 262 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 6.11% 12.86% 5.54%
As % of the Vendors category 14.07% 24.26% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 185 56
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £350 £330 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -1.49% -
10th Percentile £287 £273 £233
90th Percentile £425 £445 £606
North East median daily rate £350 £330 £335
% change year-on-year +6.06% -1.49% +0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 12
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £21.22 £27.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.43% -19.40% +86.11%
10th Percentile £11.07 £20.90 £16.01
90th Percentile £31.75 £55.25 £42.58
North East median hourly rate £21.22 £27.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year -21.43% -15.63% +16.36%

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 398 1,080 619
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 43.45% 52.99% 41.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 740 366
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +5.63%
10th Percentile £260 £255 £251
90th Percentile £550 £525 £575
North East median daily rate £375 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 67 50
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £12.47 £27.00 £23.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.83% +15.26% +34.82%
10th Percentile £8.80 £10.88 £10.05
90th Percentile £45.83 £40.00 £38.08
North East median hourly rate £12.50 £26.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -52.83% +32.50% +8.11%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -26 54 £350 +6.06% 14
Sunderland +1 2 £430 -
HP
North East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 39 (69.64%) Linux
2 35 (62.50%) AIX
3 34 (60.71%) ITIL
3 34 (60.71%) Windows
4 30 (53.57%) Solaris
5 29 (51.79%) Unix
5 29 (51.79%) Red Hat
6 25 (44.64%) Security Cleared
7 22 (39.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (35.71%) SC Cleared
8 20 (35.71%) HPUX
9 19 (33.93%) Cisco
10 16 (28.57%) SAN
10 16 (28.57%) Shell Script
10 16 (28.57%) Windows Server
11 15 (26.79%) Firewall
12 14 (25.00%) Tivoli
12 14 (25.00%) Oracle
12 14 (25.00%) PowerShell
13 13 (23.21%) WebLogic
13 13 (23.21%) JBoss
13 13 (23.21%) BMC
13 13 (23.21%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 13 (23.21%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (21.43%) Symantec
14 12 (21.43%) Service Management
14 12 (21.43%) IBM
14 12 (21.43%) Windows 2000 Server
15 11 (19.64%) SaaS
15 11 (19.64%) PaaS

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 (23.21%) JBoss
1 13 (23.21%) WebLogic
2 7 (12.50%) Apache
3 6 (10.71%) iPlanet
3 6 (10.71%) Oracle Application Server
3 6 (10.71%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.36%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.36%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.57%) Confluence
5 2 (3.57%) MQSeries
5 2 (3.57%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.57%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.79%) FileNet
6 1 (1.79%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (1.79%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.64%) IaaS
1 11 (19.64%) PaaS
1 11 (19.64%) SaaS
2 1 (1.79%) Office 365
2 1 (1.79%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 16 (28.57%) SAN
2 15 (26.79%) Firewall
3 9 (16.07%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (14.29%) DNS
5 6 (10.71%) LDAP
6 5 (8.93%) NAS
6 5 (8.93%) TCP/IP
7 4 (7.14%) DHCP
7 4 (7.14%) VPN
8 3 (5.36%) OpenLDAP
8 3 (5.36%) SSH
9 2 (3.57%) Internet
9 2 (3.57%) iSCSI
9 2 (3.57%) Network Security
9 2 (3.57%) X.21
10 1 (1.79%) HTTP
10 1 (1.79%) HTTPS
10 1 (1.79%) SMS
10 1 (1.79%) SSL
10 1 (1.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.79%) Big Data
3 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.79%) MySQL
3 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 4 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (28.57%) Analyst
2 9 (16.07%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (14.29%) Backup Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Support Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Operations Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Storage and Backup Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Storage Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) AIX Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (5.36%) NetBackup Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Operational Support Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Operations Support Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Service Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Unix Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) IT Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Solaris Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.07%) ISPF
2 5 (8.93%) J2EE
3 3 (5.36%) Software Packaging
3 3 (5.36%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.79%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (1.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.21%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (19.64%) Management Information System
3 9 (16.07%) VSAM
4 8 (14.29%) Clustering
5 6 (10.71%) Replication
6 5 (8.93%) Data Centre
7 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
8 2 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (3.57%) HP Storage
8 2 (3.57%) PKI
8 2 (3.57%) Private Cloud
9 1 (1.79%) DataPower
9 1 (1.79%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.79%) Mainframe
9 1 (1.79%) Public Cloud
9 1 (1.79%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 39 (69.64%) Linux
2 35 (62.50%) AIX
3 34 (60.71%) Windows
4 30 (53.57%) Solaris
5 29 (51.79%) Unix
6 22 (39.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (35.71%) HPUX
8 16 (28.57%) Windows Server
9 12 (21.43%) Windows 2000 Server
10 10 (17.86%) MVS
11 9 (16.07%) VME
11 9 (16.07%) VMS
12 6 (10.71%) SUSE
13 5 (8.93%) Windows XP
14 2 (3.57%) Windows 2000
14 2 (3.57%) Windows 7
14 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (1.79%) Debian
15 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
15 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (60.71%) ITIL
2 12 (21.43%) Service Management
3 11 (19.64%) Data Management
3 11 (19.64%) Open Source
4 10 (17.86%) Change Management
4 10 (17.86%) ITIL V3
5 9 (16.07%) DevOps
5 9 (16.07%) Quality Management
6 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (14.29%) QMS
7 7 (12.50%) OO
8 6 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (8.93%) High Availability
9 5 (8.93%) Load Balancing
10 4 (7.14%) Change Control
10 4 (7.14%) Project Management
11 3 (5.36%) Configuration Management
11 3 (5.36%) ITSM
11 3 (5.36%) Problem Management
11 3 (5.36%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.57%) Shell Script
2 14 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 10 (17.86%) SQL
4 9 (16.07%) C
4 9 (16.07%) JCL
5 8 (14.29%) Perl
6 7 (12.50%) Korn
7 4 (7.14%) PL/SQL
8 3 (5.36%) Bash Shell
8 3 (5.36%) C-shell
9 2 (3.57%) Java
10 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (44.64%) Security Cleared
2 20 (35.71%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (7.14%) Degree
4 3 (5.36%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.57%) MCSE
5 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.79%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.79%) CCNA
6 1 (1.79%) CCNP
6 1 (1.79%) CCSA
6 1 (1.79%) CCSE
6 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.79%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) PMBOK
2 1 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.79%) GDPR
2 1 (1.79%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) WAI
System Software
1 13 (23.21%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 9 (16.07%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 9 (16.07%) RACF
3 7 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 6 (10.71%) Active Directory
4 6 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (5.36%) KVM
5 3 (5.36%) NFS
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (3.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.57%) vSphere
7 1 (1.79%) Firmware
7 1 (1.79%) Samba
7 1 (1.79%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 14 (25.00%) Tivoli
2 10 (17.86%) HP Data Protector
2 10 (17.86%) NetBackup
3 9 (16.07%) EMC NetWorker
3 9 (16.07%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 6 (10.71%) Backup Exec
4 6 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (10.71%) Puppet
4 6 (10.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 5 (8.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (3.57%) OpenView
6 2 (3.57%) vCenter Server
7 1 (1.79%) Forum Sentry
7 1 (1.79%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 29 (51.79%) Red Hat
2 19 (33.93%) Cisco
3 14 (25.00%) Oracle
4 13 (23.21%) BMC
5 12 (21.43%) IBM
5 12 (21.43%) Symantec
6 10 (17.86%) ServiceNow
7 9 (16.07%) Brocade
7 9 (16.07%) EMC
7 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
8 8 (14.29%) Veritas
8 8 (14.29%) VMware
9 7 (12.50%) Sun
10 6 (10.71%) Veeam
11 5 (8.93%) F5
12 4 (7.14%) Dell
13 3 (5.36%) Axway
13 3 (5.36%) Citrix
13 3 (5.36%) Informatica
13 3 (5.36%) Siebel