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 3 months to 22 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 70 87 68
Rank change year-on-year +17 -19  
Contract jobs citing HP 26 29 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.95% 1.53% 2.42%
As % of the Vendors category 5.28% 4.26% 6.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 21 28
Median daily rate £350 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £378 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £550 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £370
% change year-on-year -6.66% +1.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 1 4
Median hourly rate £10.31 £11.00 £13.51
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.31% -18.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £11.00 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £11.00 £16.72
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 West Yorkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 492 680 707
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 36.83% 35.79% 39.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 435 428
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 32 28
Median hourly rate £10.31 £12.10 £14.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.83% -14.69%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £8.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.25 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £17.11
% change year-on-year -17.50% +16.89%  

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 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 3 months to 22 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HP in West Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 3 months to 22 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
Leeds -7 11 £305 -32.22% 7
Brighouse - 5 - -
Bradford - 2 £375 - 2
HP
Yorkshire

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for HP.

1 26 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 21 (53.85%) Windows
3 19 (48.72%) Active Directory
4 13 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
6 8 (20.51%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (17.95%) VMware
7 7 (17.95%) Data Centre
8 6 (15.38%) Windows Server
8 6 (15.38%) SQL
8 6 (15.38%) Cisco
9 5 (12.82%) Dell
9 5 (12.82%) CCNP
9 5 (12.82%) BGP
9 5 (12.82%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (12.82%) SAN
9 5 (12.82%) EIGRP
9 5 (12.82%) Firewall
9 5 (12.82%) HP UCMDB
9 5 (12.82%) F5
9 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (10.26%) DataPower
10 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
10 4 (10.26%) Veeam
10 4 (10.26%) Splunk
10 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (10.26%) FortiGate
10 4 (10.26%) Cisco CUCM
10 4 (10.26%) DMVPN

HP
Top Related 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 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 8 (20.51%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (10.26%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) BGP
1 5 (12.82%) EIGRP
1 5 (12.82%) Firewall
1 5 (12.82%) SAN
2 4 (10.26%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (10.26%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (10.26%) DMVPN
2 4 (10.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 4 (10.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 4 (10.26%) IOS XR
2 4 (10.26%) WLAN
3 3 (7.69%) DHCP
3 3 (7.69%) DNS
3 3 (7.69%) LAN
3 3 (7.69%) WAN
3 3 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.56%) IPsec
4 1 (2.56%) MD110
4 1 (2.56%) PSTN
4 1 (2.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) HP UFT
1 1 (2.56%) JIRA
1 1 (2.56%) LoadRunner
1 1 (2.56%) Selenium
1 1 (2.56%) SoapUI
1 1 (2.56%) Subversion
1 1 (2.56%) Toad
General
1 1 (2.56%) Finance
1 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) IT Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Analyst
3 6 (15.38%) Rollout Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Implementation Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) IT Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Support Technician
4 5 (12.82%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Field Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) IT Technician
6 3 (7.69%) Field Hardware Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Hardware Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) IT Support
6 3 (7.69%) IT Support Technician
7 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (5.13%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) .NET
1 1 (2.56%) SOAP
1 1 (2.56%) Web Services
1 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.26%) DataPower
2 4 (10.26%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.13%) EMC VNXe
4 1 (2.56%) CMDB
4 1 (2.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 21 (53.85%) Windows
2 13 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 6 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (10.26%) Linux
5 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.13%) Mac OS X
6 2 (5.13%) Unix
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Phone
7 1 (2.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.26%) Asset Management
1 4 (10.26%) ITIL
2 3 (7.69%) Migration
3 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (5.13%) Change Control
3 2 (5.13%) Change Management
3 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
3 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
3 2 (5.13%) Load Testing
3 2 (5.13%) Patch Management
3 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
3 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.56%) Capacity Management
4 1 (2.56%) Email Migration
4 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.56%) Network Management
4 1 (2.56%) Open Source
4 1 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) Perl
2 1 (2.56%) Python
2 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) CCNP
1 5 (12.82%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.13%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.56%) CCNA
3 1 (2.56%) ISEB
3 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.56%) JNCIA
3 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (48.72%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
2 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) HP UCMDB
2 4 (10.26%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (10.26%) FortiGate
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 4 (10.26%) OPNET
2 4 (10.26%) SCCM
3 3 (7.69%) OpenView
4 2 (5.13%) Backup Exec
4 2 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (5.13%) Nagios
4 2 (5.13%) SCDPM
5 1 (2.56%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 26 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.95%) VMware
3 6 (15.38%) Cisco
4 5 (12.82%) Dell
4 5 (12.82%) F5
5 4 (10.26%) Blue Coat
5 4 (10.26%) BMC
5 4 (10.26%) EMC
5 4 (10.26%) Fortinet
5 4 (10.26%) IBM
5 4 (10.26%) Motorola
5 4 (10.26%) Splunk
5 4 (10.26%) TippingPoint
5 4 (10.26%) Veeam
6 2 (5.13%) Apple
6 2 (5.13%) Citrix
6 2 (5.13%) Symantec
7 1 (2.56%) Avaya
7 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.56%) Juniper
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