The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 3 months to 29 March 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
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 28 16
Rank change year-on-year -3 -12  
Contract jobs citing HP 5 8 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 1.51% 2.24% 6.78%
As % of the Vendors category 3.94% 5.97% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 16
Median daily rate £313 £415 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.69% +30.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £365 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £441 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £366
% change year-on-year -6.66% +2.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £24.25 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.02%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -30.95% +40.00%  

HP is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 127 134 180
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 38.37% 37.54% 50.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 67 90
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £250 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £553 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 35
Median hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.54 £14.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.42 £26.00 £30.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire citing HP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for HP in Warwickshire

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Warwickshire

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in Warwickshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP in Warwickshire

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Warwickshire

HP
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +2 1 - -
Rugby - 1 £263 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £320 - 1
HP
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for HP.

1 7 (41.18%) Migration
2 5 (29.41%) Incident Management
2 5 (29.41%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) IBM
2 5 (29.41%) Dell
2 5 (29.41%) EMC
2 5 (29.41%) SAN
2 5 (29.41%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (23.53%) 3PAR
3 4 (23.53%) Network Security
3 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (23.53%) Functional Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (23.53%) Escalation Management
3 4 (23.53%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco
3 4 (23.53%) NetApp
3 4 (23.53%) Degree
3 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
3 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
3 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
3 4 (23.53%) Change Management
3 4 (23.53%) Electronics
3 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
3 4 (23.53%) Juniper
3 4 (23.53%) Finance
3 4 (23.53%) VMware
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) Workflow
4 3 (17.65%) CLARiiON

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) SAN
2 4 (23.53%) Network Security
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) Junos
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (23.53%) Electronics
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
1 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Architect
1 5 (29.41%) Technical Architect
1 5 (29.41%) Test Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Network Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Juniper Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Incident Manager
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (5.88%) OSS Programme Manager
5 1 (5.88%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) SAP Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Storage Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Switch Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) UAT Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) UAT Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 3 (17.65%) CLARiiON
2 3 (17.65%) Symmetrix DMX
3 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.88%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Migration
2 5 (29.41%) Incident Management
2 5 (29.41%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) Change Management
3 4 (23.53%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (23.53%) Escalation Management
3 4 (23.53%) Functional Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
3 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Trend Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Workflow
5 2 (11.76%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (11.76%) Product Management
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Use Case
5 2 (11.76%) User Stories
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) CCNP
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) JNCIA
3 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
2 3 (17.65%) SRDF
3 2 (11.76%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Dell
1 5 (29.41%) EMC
1 5 (29.41%) IBM
2 4 (23.53%) 3PAR
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco
2 4 (23.53%) Juniper
2 4 (23.53%) NetApp
2 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) CA Agile Central
3 3 (17.65%) Guidewire
4 2 (11.76%) Brocade
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle
4 2 (11.76%) SAP
5 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix
5 1 (5.88%) Intel
5 1 (5.88%) Remedy
5 1 (5.88%) Veritas