Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 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
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 147 118 127
Rank change year-on-year -29 +9 -47
Contract jobs citing HP 49 69 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.01% 1.56% 1.47%
As % of the Vendors category 2.67% 4.10% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 42 35
Yorkshire median daily rate £330 £260 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.92% -25.71% -12.55%
10th Percentile £214 £120 £185
90th Percentile £431 £438 £400
England median daily rate £388 £350 £360
% change year-on-year +10.71% -2.78% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 14
Yorkshire median hourly rate £10.93 £10.30 £10.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.09% +0.02% -16.00%
10th Percentile £10.27 £8.01 £8.04
90th Percentile £16.88 £23.68 £10.80
England median hourly rate £15.40 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +2.67% +3.45% -32.71%

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 1,835 1,683 1,966
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 38.01% 38.09% 40.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,145 1,050 1,242
Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £250 £206 £231
90th Percentile £556 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 85 105
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.59% +3.43%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.10 £9.80
90th Percentile £25.00 £40.00 £26.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.46 £17.50
% change year-on-year +0.26% -0.26% -

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 19 January 2019.

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 19 January 2019. 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 -10 31 £375 +31.58% 17
South Yorkshire -18 9 £350 -17.65% 6
North Yorkshire +2 5 £300 +87.50% 3
HP
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 26 (53.06%) Windows
2 19 (38.78%) Active Directory
3 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
4 12 (24.49%) Windows Server
5 11 (22.45%) VMware
6 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (18.37%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (16.33%) Test Automation
8 8 (16.33%) Migration
8 8 (16.33%) NHS
9 7 (14.29%) MS Exchange
9 7 (14.29%) Windows 7
9 7 (14.29%) Windows 10
10 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (12.24%) SCOM
10 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP
10 6 (12.24%) Linux
10 6 (12.24%) SQL
10 6 (12.24%) Oracle
10 6 (12.24%) SAN
10 6 (12.24%) HP ALM
11 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 5 (10.20%) Dell
11 5 (10.20%) DNS
11 5 (10.20%) Unix
11 5 (10.20%) Finance
11 5 (10.20%) Firewall
11 5 (10.20%) Test Scripting
11 5 (10.20%) SCCM

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 7 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.08%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.04%) Confluence
4 1 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) SAP HR
1 2 (4.08%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (2.04%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Office 365
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.04%) BlazeMeter
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) SAN
1 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP
2 5 (10.20%) DNS
2 5 (10.20%) Firewall
3 4 (8.16%) SSH
4 3 (6.12%) DHCP
4 3 (6.12%) VPN
4 3 (6.12%) WAN
5 2 (4.08%) LAN
5 2 (4.08%) Network Security
5 2 (4.08%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (4.08%) Wireless
6 1 (2.04%) ATM
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.04%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (2.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (2.04%) NAS
6 1 (2.04%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.04%) DB2
2 1 (2.04%) MySQL
2 1 (2.04%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.04%) Power BI
2 1 (2.04%) PowerPivot
2 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) JIRA
1 4 (8.16%) Selenium
2 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.08%) ClearQuest
3 2 (4.08%) HP UFT
3 2 (4.08%) MSTest
4 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.04%) JMeter
4 1 (2.04%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.04%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.04%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Banking
2 2 (4.08%) Marketing
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (18.37%) Analyst
2 7 (14.29%) PC Engineer
2 7 (14.29%) PC Rollout Engineer
2 7 (14.29%) Rollout Engineer
3 5 (10.20%) Network Engineer
3 5 (10.20%) Server Engineer
3 5 (10.20%) Test Analyst
3 5 (10.20%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (10.20%) Windows Server Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Administrator
5 3 (6.12%) Office 365 Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Security Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Test Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Unix Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 2 (4.08%) ETL Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Server Migration Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) .NET
1 2 (4.08%) Web Services
1 2 (4.08%) XML
2 1 (2.04%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.04%) ISPF
2 1 (2.04%) JSON
2 1 (2.04%) REST
2 1 (2.04%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) NHS
2 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.12%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.08%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.04%) Clustering
4 1 (2.04%) CMDB
4 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.04%) EMV
4 1 (2.04%) HP Storage
4 1 (2.04%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.04%) Tandem
4 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (53.06%) Windows
2 12 (24.49%) Windows Server
3 7 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 7 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 6 (12.24%) Linux
4 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (10.20%) Unix
6 4 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (8.16%) Solaris
6 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (16.33%) Migration
2 8 (16.33%) Test Automation
3 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 5 (10.20%) Manual Testing
3 5 (10.20%) Test Scripting
4 4 (8.16%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (8.16%) ITIL
4 4 (8.16%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (8.16%) Security Hardening
5 3 (6.12%) API Testing
5 3 (6.12%) DevOps
5 3 (6.12%) Process Management
5 3 (6.12%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (6.12%) Test Management
5 3 (6.12%) Test Strategy
5 3 (6.12%) Trend Analysis
6 2 (4.08%) Data Migration
6 2 (4.08%) Resource Management
6 2 (4.08%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.24%) SQL
2 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.04%) C++
3 1 (2.04%) Java
3 1 (2.04%) Java 8
3 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.04%) JCL
3 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) CCNP
1 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (4.08%) DBS Check
1 2 (4.08%) ISEB
1 2 (4.08%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.04%) CCNA
2 1 (2.04%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) MCSE
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (6.12%) QA
2 3 (6.12%) SLA
3 1 (2.04%) HL7
System Software
1 19 (38.78%) Active Directory
2 9 (18.37%) VMware ESXi
2 9 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.04%) Firmware
5 1 (2.04%) Terminal Server
5 1 (2.04%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) HP ALM
1 6 (12.24%) SCOM
2 5 (10.20%) SCCM
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (6.12%) PowerCLI
4 2 (4.08%) HP SIM
5 1 (2.04%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (2.04%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.04%) OpenView
5 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.04%) SCOrch
5 1 (2.04%) SnapMirror
5 1 (2.04%) WMI
Vendors
1 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.45%) VMware
3 6 (12.24%) Oracle
4 5 (10.20%) Dell
5 4 (8.16%) Cisco
5 4 (8.16%) CyberArk
5 4 (8.16%) EMC
5 4 (8.16%) IBM
6 3 (6.12%) NetApp
6 3 (6.12%) SolarWinds
6 3 (6.12%) Veritas
7 2 (4.08%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.08%) Citrix
7 2 (4.08%) SAP
7 2 (4.08%) Sitecore
8 1 (2.04%) Aruba
8 1 (2.04%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (2.04%) Fujitsu
8 1 (2.04%) Meraki
8 1 (2.04%) WatchGuard