Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 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 20 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
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 11 23
Rank change year-on-year +7 +12 -16
Contract jobs citing HP 25 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 28.09% 15.63% 3.51%
As % of the Vendors category 62.50% 31.25% 9.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 9 2
West Lothian median daily rate £415 £305 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.07% +11.93% -27.33%
10th Percentile £408 £213 £220
90th Percentile £434 £438 £327
Scotland median daily rate £413 £321 £350
% change year-on-year +28.50% -8.29% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Lothian median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £28.13 £27.50 £36.09
% change year-on-year +2.27% -23.79% +44.34%

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 West Lothian.

All Vendors
West Lothian
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 40 32 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 44.94% 50.00% 35.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 25 30
West Lothian median daily rate £415 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.69% -13.33% -
10th Percentile £241 £215 £274
90th Percentile £432 £433 £455
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £351
% change year-on-year +10.71% -0.28% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
West Lothian median hourly rate - - £10.00
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £16.50 £14.51
% change year-on-year +45.45% +13.75% -8.69%

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

Job postings citing HP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Lothian.

Job vacancy trend for HP in West Lothian

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in West Lothian

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in West Lothian

HP
Contract Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the West Lothian region over the 6 months to 20 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
Livingston +7 25 £415 +46.90%
HP
Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for HP.

1 25 (100.00%) Java
1 25 (100.00%) J2EE
1 25 (100.00%) CRM
1 25 (100.00%) OpenView
1 25 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 25 (100.00%) HP SiteScope
1 25 (100.00%) Performance Engineering
2 24 (96.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 24 (96.00%) SOA
2 24 (96.00%) Performance Testing
3 17 (68.00%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (68.00%) Waterfall
3 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (24.00%) Project Planning
4 6 (24.00%) Test Strategy
4 6 (24.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (24.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.00%) Telecoms

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian 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:

Development Applications
1 25 (100.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (96.00%) Performance Tester
1 24 (96.00%) Tester
2 17 (68.00%) Senior Performance Tester
2 17 (68.00%) Senior Tester
3 1 (4.00%) Performance Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) CRM
1 25 (100.00%) Performance Engineering
2 24 (96.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 24 (96.00%) Performance Testing
2 24 (96.00%) SOA
3 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (68.00%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (68.00%) Waterfall
4 6 (24.00%) Project Planning
4 6 (24.00%) Risk Management
4 6 (24.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (24.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 25 (100.00%) HP SiteScope
1 25 (100.00%) OpenView