The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 29 June 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 86 90
Rank change year-on-year +14 +4  
Contract jobs citing HP 52 59 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.53% 2.11% 2.03%
As % of the Vendors category 6.61% 5.62% 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 37 32
Median daily rate £363 £313 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.00% -8.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £262 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £523 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +12.30% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 3
Median hourly rate £9.50 £18.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.22% -24.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.92 £10.82 £10.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.70 £18.75 £24.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.40 £27.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -39.25% +54.28%  

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 Yorkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 787 1050 1244
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 38.24% 37.54% 42.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 752 1245 1371
Median daily rate £400 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £269 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £560 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 64 79
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.44 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.31% -0.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.51 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £23.75 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.66%  

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for HP in Yorkshire

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Yorkshire

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP in Yorkshire

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Yorkshire

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for HP in Yorkshire

HP
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
West Yorkshire +27 40 £394 +26.00% 7
South Yorkshire 0 8 £325 +6.12% 3
North Yorkshire +3 3 £356 +18.55% 2
HP
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for HP.

1 45 (47.37%) Windows
2 34 (35.79%) Microsoft
3 33 (34.74%) Active Directory
4 32 (33.68%) Cisco
5 26 (27.37%) IBM
6 22 (23.16%) Firewall
6 22 (23.16%) Windows Server
7 20 (21.05%) VMware
8 19 (20.00%) ITIL
9 18 (18.95%) Dell
9 18 (18.95%) Windows 7
10 16 (16.84%) F5
11 15 (15.79%) Linux
11 15 (15.79%) Change Management
11 15 (15.79%) NetApp
12 14 (14.74%) SQL
12 14 (14.74%) SAN
13 13 (13.68%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (13.68%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (13.68%) VMware ESXi
13 13 (13.68%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (13.68%) Data Centre
14 12 (12.63%) DNS
15 11 (11.58%) LDAP
15 11 (11.58%) Windows Server 2003
16 10 (10.53%) Service Management
16 10 (10.53%) SCCM
16 10 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
16 10 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
16 10 (10.53%) Load Balancing

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 8 (8.42%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.05%) Apache
3 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.05%) IIS
3 1 (1.05%) Live Communications Server
3 1 (1.05%) LiveCycle
3 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.05%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.05%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (8.42%) Spreadsheet
2 7 (7.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (7.37%) MS Visio
3 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (6.32%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (4.21%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (23.16%) Firewall
2 14 (14.74%) SAN
3 12 (12.63%) DNS
4 11 (11.58%) LDAP
5 10 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (9.47%) DHCP
7 7 (7.37%) BGP
7 7 (7.37%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (7.37%) DMVPN
7 7 (7.37%) EIGRP
7 7 (7.37%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 7 (7.37%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 7 (7.37%) IOS XR
7 7 (7.37%) NAS
7 7 (7.37%) WLAN
8 6 (6.32%) Internet
9 5 (5.26%) LAN
9 5 (5.26%) WAN
10 4 (4.21%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (3.16%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.47%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.05%) MS Access
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (5.26%) LoadRunner
1 5 (5.26%) Selenium
2 4 (4.21%) HP UFT
2 4 (4.21%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.11%) Toad
4 1 (1.05%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.05%) JIRA
4 1 (1.05%) JMeter
4 1 (1.05%) JUnit
4 1 (1.05%) NUnit
4 1 (1.05%) Sahi
4 1 (1.05%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.05%) WATIR
4 1 (1.05%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.05%) Zephyr
General
1 9 (9.47%) Finance
2 6 (6.32%) Back Office
3 2 (2.11%) Games
3 2 (2.11%) Publishing
4 1 (1.05%) Banking
4 1 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.05%) Retail
4 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (24.21%) Analyst
2 8 (8.42%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (8.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 8 (8.42%) IT Engineer
2 8 (8.42%) Storage Engineer
2 8 (8.42%) Test Analyst
3 7 (7.37%) Administrator
3 7 (7.37%) Tester
4 6 (6.32%) IT Analyst
4 6 (6.32%) Network Engineer
4 6 (6.32%) Server Engineer
5 5 (5.26%) Change Analyst
5 5 (5.26%) Implementation Analyst
5 5 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (4.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (4.21%) Performance Tester
6 4 (4.21%) Project Engineer
6 4 (4.21%) Rollout Engineer
6 4 (4.21%) Service Analyst
6 4 (4.21%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.21%) Web Services
2 3 (3.16%) .NET
2 3 (3.16%) Middleware
2 3 (3.16%) SOAP
3 2 (2.11%) J2EE
3 2 (2.11%) XML
4 1 (1.05%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.68%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.37%) DataPower
3 3 (3.16%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.16%) Clustering
4 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.11%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.11%) FMCG
4 2 (2.11%) iPad
4 2 (2.11%) Over-the-Top Content
4 2 (2.11%) Replication
5 1 (1.05%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.05%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.05%) EMC VNXe
5 1 (1.05%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.05%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.05%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.05%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 45 (47.37%) Windows
2 22 (23.16%) Windows Server
3 18 (18.95%) Windows 7
4 15 (15.79%) Linux
5 13 (13.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (11.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (7.37%) Solaris
9 6 (6.32%) Data ONTAP
9 6 (6.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (6.32%) Unix
10 5 (5.26%) AIX
11 4 (4.21%) CentOS
11 4 (4.21%) SUSE
12 3 (3.16%) Windows 10
12 3 (3.16%) Windows 2000
12 3 (3.16%) Windows 8
12 3 (3.16%) Windows Phone
13 1 (1.05%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (1.05%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.00%) ITIL
2 15 (15.79%) Change Management
3 13 (13.68%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (10.53%) Load Balancing
4 10 (10.53%) Service Management
5 7 (7.37%) ITSM
5 7 (7.37%) Non-Functional Testing
6 6 (6.32%) Conflict Management
6 6 (6.32%) Project Management
7 5 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (5.26%) Defect Management
7 5 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (5.26%) Migration
7 5 (5.26%) Performance Testing
7 5 (5.26%) Problem Management
7 5 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (5.26%) System Testing
8 4 (4.21%) Data Protection
8 4 (4.21%) High Availability
8 4 (4.21%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.74%) SQL
2 6 (6.32%) Java
3 5 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.21%) C
5 3 (3.16%) Python
6 1 (1.05%) Ruby
6 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (8.42%) ITIL Certification
1 8 (8.42%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.37%) CCNP
2 7 (7.37%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (7.37%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.26%) ISEB
4 4 (4.21%) ISTQB
5 3 (3.16%) Degree
6 2 (2.11%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.05%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.32%) SLA
2 4 (4.21%) QA
3 1 (1.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (34.74%) Active Directory
2 13 (13.68%) VMware ESXi
2 13 (13.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (9.47%) Hyper-V
4 7 (7.37%) XenApp
5 3 (3.16%) KVM
5 3 (3.16%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (3.16%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.05%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.05%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (1.05%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.05%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
1 10 (10.53%) SCCM
2 9 (9.47%) NetBackup
3 7 (7.37%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (7.37%) FortiGate
3 7 (7.37%) HP UCMDB
3 7 (7.37%) OPNET
4 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 3 (3.16%) DameWare
5 3 (3.16%) SCOM
5 3 (3.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (2.11%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (2.11%) SCDPM
6 2 (2.11%) SmoothWall
6 2 (2.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (2.11%) WSUS
7 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.05%) Netcool
7 1 (1.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (1.05%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 34 (35.79%) Microsoft
2 32 (33.68%) Cisco
3 26 (27.37%) IBM
4 20 (21.05%) VMware
5 18 (18.95%) Dell
6 16 (16.84%) F5
7 15 (15.79%) NetApp
8 8 (8.42%) EMC
9 7 (7.37%) Blue Coat
9 7 (7.37%) BMC
9 7 (7.37%) Brocade
9 7 (7.37%) Fortinet
9 7 (7.37%) Motorola
9 7 (7.37%) Splunk
9 7 (7.37%) TippingPoint
10 6 (6.32%) Oracle
10 6 (6.32%) Red Hat
10 6 (6.32%) Remedy
10 6 (6.32%) Symantec
10 6 (6.32%) Veritas
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