Period
to 18 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Compaq products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Compaq over the 6 months to 18 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 Compaq.

Compaq
UK
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 896 891 889
Rank change year-on-year -5 -2 +15
Contract jobs citing Compaq 8 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.007% 0.001%
As % of the Vendors category 0.018% 0.016% 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
UK median daily rate £230 £313 £110
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.40% +184.09% -64.80%
UK excluding London median daily rate £135 £125 -
% change year-on-year +8.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 0
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 - -

Compaq 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.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 44,313 43,632 46,101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.26% 42.24% 45.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 27,527 27,352 28,197
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £256 £235 £240
90th Percentile £625 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,627 1,407 1,683
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.06% -5.71%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.69 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £45.50 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.88 £16.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year +0.75% +1.52% -2.94%

Compaq
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Compaq as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Compaq in the UK

Compaq
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Compaq.

Contractor daily rate trend for Compaq in the UK

Compaq
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Compaq over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Compaq in the UK

Compaq
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Compaq.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Compaq in the UK

Compaq
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Compaq within the UK over the 6 months to 18 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
England +4 8 £230 -26.40%
UK excluding London -23 7 £135 +8.00%
Midlands - 6 - -
West Midlands - 5 - -
London +20 1 £325 -35.00%
East Midlands - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £135 -

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Compaq 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 with a requirement for Compaq.

1 7 (87.50%) Dell
1 7 (87.50%) Sun
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (62.50%) Data Centre Operations
3 5 (62.50%) DMARC
3 5 (62.50%) Solaris
3 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 1 (12.50%) EMC
5 1 (12.50%) IBM Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Novell
5 1 (12.50%) GroupWise
5 1 (12.50%) IBM
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 1 (12.50%) ADSL
5 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
5 1 (12.50%) SCCM
5 1 (12.50%) SCOM
5 1 (12.50%) HP ASE
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) Customer-Centricity
5 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving

Compaq
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (12.50%) GroupWise
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) DMARC
1 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) ADSL
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (25.00%) Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Data Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Field Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) HP Storage Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IBM Storage Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Installations Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Sun Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Solaris
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (12.50%) Customer-Centricity
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) HP ASE
1 1 (12.50%) IBM Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Dell
1 7 (87.50%) Sun
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) Novell