Period
to 15 November 2018

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 6 months to 15 November 2018 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
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 114 134
Rank change year-on-year -28 +20 -41
Contract jobs citing HP 53 76 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.07% 1.73% 1.43%
As % of the Vendors category 2.85% 4.42% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 37 38
Yorkshire median daily rate £340 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.64% -15.38% -18.75%
10th Percentile £247 £120 £210
90th Percentile £453 £427 £400
England median daily rate £375 £353 £350
% change year-on-year +6.38% +0.71% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 13
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £10.30 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.07% -28.97% -8.58%
10th Percentile £10.31 £8.01 £7.58
90th Percentile £19.59 £24.36 £18.75
England median hourly rate £15.30 £15.86 £15.00
% change year-on-year -3.53% +5.73% -25.00%

HP is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Yorkshire.

All Vendors
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,860 1,721 2,155
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 37.70% 39.17% 38.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,158 1,055 1,340
Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £250 £213 £250
90th Percentile £550 £550 £550
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 82 105
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £14.20 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.75% -2.07% +6.66%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.80 £9.88
90th Percentile £34.25 £24.94 £23.90
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.38 £16.50
% change year-on-year +0.72% +5.30% -5.71%

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 6 months to 15 November 2018.

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
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 6 months to 15 November 2018. 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
West Yorkshire -20 39 £375 +27.77% 21
South Yorkshire -9 7 £345 -0.72% 2
North Yorkshire +8 6 £300 - 2
HP
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing HP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for HP.

1 28 (52.83%) Windows
2 23 (43.40%) Microsoft
3 22 (41.51%) Active Directory
4 15 (28.30%) Windows Server
5 13 (24.53%) VMware
6 11 (20.75%) Linux
6 11 (20.75%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (18.87%) TCP/IP
8 9 (16.98%) MS Exchange
8 9 (16.98%) DNS
9 8 (15.09%) Cisco
9 8 (15.09%) ITIL
10 7 (13.21%) Firewall
10 7 (13.21%) Dell
10 7 (13.21%) SAN
10 7 (13.21%) SCOM
10 7 (13.21%) Test Automation
11 6 (11.32%) SolarWinds
11 6 (11.32%) SCCM
11 6 (11.32%) Oracle
11 6 (11.32%) HP ALM
12 5 (9.43%) Virtual Machines
12 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (9.43%) Windows 10
12 5 (9.43%) Clustering
12 5 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (9.43%) Migration
12 5 (9.43%) Unix
12 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Office

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 9 (16.98%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.89%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.89%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.89%) Confluence
4 1 (1.89%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) SAP HR
1 3 (5.66%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) Office 365
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.89%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.89%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (1.89%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.87%) TCP/IP
2 9 (16.98%) DNS
3 7 (13.21%) Firewall
3 7 (13.21%) SAN
4 5 (9.43%) DHCP
5 4 (7.55%) LAN
5 4 (7.55%) Network Security
5 4 (7.55%) SSH
5 4 (7.55%) Wireless
6 3 (5.66%) 802.11
6 3 (5.66%) VPN
6 3 (5.66%) WAN
7 2 (3.77%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (3.77%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (3.77%) SSL
7 2 (3.77%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (1.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (1.89%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.89%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.89%) Couchbase
2 1 (1.89%) DB2
2 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.89%) MySQL
2 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.89%) Power BI
2 1 (1.89%) PowerPivot
2 1 (1.89%) Redis
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Selenium
2 3 (5.66%) HP UFT
2 3 (5.66%) JIRA
3 2 (3.77%) ClearQuest
3 2 (3.77%) MSTest
3 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.89%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.89%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.89%) Maven
4 1 (1.89%) Subversion
4 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (5.66%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Back Office
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Marketing
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (22.64%) Analyst
2 8 (15.09%) Network Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) Server Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) Windows Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) Windows Server Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (9.43%) PC Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) PC Rollout Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Rollout Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Test Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 4 (7.55%) Field Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Support
5 4 (7.55%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Administrator
6 3 (5.66%) Field Service Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.89%) .NET
2 1 (1.89%) ISPF
2 1 (1.89%) JSON
2 1 (1.89%) LAMP
2 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (9.43%) Clustering
1 5 (9.43%) NHS
2 3 (5.66%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.66%) Driving Licence
2 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.77%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.77%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.89%) CMDB
4 1 (1.89%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (1.89%) EMV
4 1 (1.89%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.89%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.89%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (52.83%) Windows
2 15 (28.30%) Windows Server
3 11 (20.75%) Linux
4 5 (9.43%) Unix
4 5 (9.43%) Windows 10
4 5 (9.43%) Windows 7
4 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (7.55%) Solaris
5 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.66%) HPUX
6 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.09%) ITIL
2 7 (13.21%) Test Automation
3 5 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (9.43%) Migration
3 5 (9.43%) Test Scripting
4 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (7.55%) Manual Testing
5 3 (5.66%) Defect Tracking
5 3 (5.66%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (5.66%) Incident Management
5 3 (5.66%) Network Security Management
5 3 (5.66%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (5.66%) Process Management
5 3 (5.66%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (5.66%) Security Hardening
5 3 (5.66%) Security Management
5 3 (5.66%) Trend Analysis
6 2 (3.77%) Change Management
6 2 (3.77%) Regression Testing
6 2 (3.77%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.55%) SQL
2 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.89%) Java
3 1 (1.89%) JCL
3 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.89%) Python
3 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) CCNP
1 5 (9.43%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (9.43%) MCSE
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.66%) CCNA
2 3 (5.66%) DBS Check
3 2 (3.77%) CCA
3 2 (3.77%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (3.77%) MCITP
4 1 (1.89%) ISEB
4 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) QA
1 3 (5.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.77%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (41.51%) Active Directory
2 11 (20.75%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (9.43%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (7.55%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.77%) Docker
6 2 (3.77%) XenApp
6 2 (3.77%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.77%) XenServer
7 1 (1.89%) Firmware
7 1 (1.89%) NFS
7 1 (1.89%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (1.89%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (13.21%) SCOM
2 6 (11.32%) HP ALM
2 6 (11.32%) SCCM
3 4 (7.55%) HP SIM
4 3 (5.66%) NetBackup
4 3 (5.66%) OpenView
4 3 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (5.66%) PowerCLI
5 2 (3.77%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (3.77%) Puppet
5 2 (3.77%) SCOrch
5 2 (3.77%) WSUS
6 1 (1.89%) Ansible
6 1 (1.89%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.89%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (1.89%) SCDPM
6 1 (1.89%) WMI
6 1 (1.89%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (43.40%) Microsoft
2 13 (24.53%) VMware
3 8 (15.09%) Cisco
4 7 (13.21%) Dell
5 6 (11.32%) Oracle
5 6 (11.32%) SolarWinds
6 5 (9.43%) Red Hat
7 4 (7.55%) CheckPoint
7 4 (7.55%) Citrix
8 3 (5.66%) CyberArk
8 3 (5.66%) Fujitsu
8 3 (5.66%) NetApp
8 3 (5.66%) SAP
9 2 (3.77%) Aruba
9 2 (3.77%) McAfee
10 1 (1.89%) Brocade
10 1 (1.89%) EMC
10 1 (1.89%) F5
10 1 (1.89%) IBM
10 1 (1.89%) Meraki