Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 130 118
Rank change year-on-year +25 -12 -55
Contract jobs citing HP 48 44 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.61% 1.22% 1.55%
As % of the Vendors category 4.14% 3.23% 3.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 22 33
West Yorkshire median daily rate £297 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.00% -20.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £248 £180 £270
90th Percentile £426 £399 £502
Yorkshire median daily rate £285 £325 £395
% change year-on-year -12.31% -17.72% +25.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 11
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £9.90 £9.45 £15.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.76% -40.42% +47.53%
10th Percentile £7.84 £7.38 £11.25
90th Percentile £18.20 £10.80 £22.64
Yorkshire median hourly rate £10.30 £12.50 £14.18
% change year-on-year -17.60% -11.85% -4.51%

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 Yorkshire.

All Vendors
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1160 1364 1775
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 38.82% 37.75% 39.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 713 856 1053
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +6.14%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £240
90th Percentile £550 £550 £501
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 46 102
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.43% -3.45% +23.80%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.50 £8.51
90th Percentile £40.00 £21.50 £37.04
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.50 £13.60
% change year-on-year -2.07% +6.66% +2.60%

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for HP in West Yorkshire

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in West Yorkshire

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP in West Yorkshire

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in West Yorkshire

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for HP in West Yorkshire

HP
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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
Leeds +9 27 £268 -10.83% 4
Bradford +19 6 £300 - 1
Halifax - 3 £294 -
Brighouse 0 2 - -
Wakefield -4 2 £275 -15.38%
Pudsey - 2 £400 -
HP
Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for HP.

1 19 (39.58%) Windows
2 14 (29.17%) Windows Server
3 12 (25.00%) SCCM
3 12 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (22.92%) LoadRunner
4 11 (22.92%) ISTQB
5 10 (20.83%) ISEB
5 10 (20.83%) Cisco
5 10 (20.83%) Linux
5 10 (20.83%) VMware
5 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
7 8 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 8 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
7 8 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 8 (16.67%) ITIL
7 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 7 (14.58%) Dell
8 7 (14.58%) IBM
9 6 (12.50%) Service Management
9 6 (12.50%) Change Management
9 6 (12.50%) Publishing
9 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (12.50%) HP UFT
9 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
9 6 (12.50%) .NET
9 6 (12.50%) Load Testing

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 4 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (4.17%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) Firewall
2 4 (8.33%) Internet
2 4 (8.33%) LAN
2 4 (8.33%) SAN
3 3 (6.25%) Intranet
3 3 (6.25%) WAN
4 2 (4.17%) Broadband
4 2 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.08%) 3G
5 1 (2.08%) 4G
5 1 (2.08%) ADSL
5 1 (2.08%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.08%) SMS
5 1 (2.08%) VPN
5 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (22.92%) LoadRunner
2 6 (12.50%) HP UFT
2 6 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 6 (12.50%) Publishing
2 4 (8.33%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Retail
3 3 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Games
4 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (22.92%) Analyst
2 7 (14.58%) Administrator
2 7 (14.58%) Test Analyst
3 6 (12.50%) Agile Test Analyst
4 4 (8.33%) Data Centre Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Test Leader
4 4 (8.33%) Tester
5 3 (6.25%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (6.25%) Performance Tester
6 2 (4.17%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) IT Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) IT Technical Manager
6 2 (4.17%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
6 2 (4.17%) LoadRunner Tester
6 2 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (4.17%) J2EE
2 2 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 4 (8.33%) HP Storage
2 3 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 3 (6.25%) IVR
3 2 (4.17%) Clustering
3 2 (4.17%) FMCG
3 2 (4.17%) PMI
3 2 (4.17%) Replication
4 1 (2.08%) CMDB
4 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (2.08%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.08%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (39.58%) Windows
2 14 (29.17%) Windows Server
3 10 (20.83%) Linux
4 8 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (10.42%) Unix
7 3 (6.25%) AIX
7 3 (6.25%) Data ONTAP
7 3 (6.25%) HPUX
7 3 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (6.25%) Solaris
7 3 (6.25%) Windows 8
7 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (4.17%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.08%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (16.67%) ITIL
2 8 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 8 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 6 (12.50%) Analytics
3 6 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (12.50%) Change Management
3 6 (12.50%) Load Testing
3 6 (12.50%) Service Management
3 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (10.42%) Test Strategy
5 4 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.25%) High Availability
6 3 (6.25%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.25%) Integration Testing
6 3 (6.25%) Network Management
6 3 (6.25%) Performance Testing
6 3 (6.25%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.25%) Statistics
6 3 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.42%) C
2 4 (8.33%) Java
2 4 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.17%) Python
3 2 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (22.92%) ISTQB
2 10 (20.83%) ISEB
3 5 (10.42%) Degree
4 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.17%) PMI Certification
5 2 (4.17%) PMP
6 1 (2.08%) DBS Check
6 1 (2.08%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) SLA
2 2 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 12 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.08%) Firmware
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.08%) vSphere
5 1 (2.08%) XenApp
5 1 (2.08%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (25.00%) SCCM
2 9 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (12.50%) SCOM
4 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (4.17%) DameWare
5 2 (4.17%) NetBackup
5 2 (4.17%) SmoothWall
5 2 (4.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (4.17%) WSUS
6 1 (2.08%) SCDPM
6 1 (2.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 10 (20.83%) Cisco
1 10 (20.83%) VMware
2 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.58%) Dell
3 7 (14.58%) IBM
4 5 (10.42%) NetApp
4 5 (10.42%) Oracle
5 3 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.25%) Sun
5 3 (6.25%) Veeam
5 3 (6.25%) Wyse
6 2 (4.17%) Brocade
6 2 (4.17%) Fujitsu
6 2 (4.17%) LANDesk
7 1 (2.08%) 3Com
7 1 (2.08%) Capita
7 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.08%) Citrix
7 1 (2.08%) Symantec