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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP
England / Yorkshire
Rank 83 80 59
Rank change year-on-year -3 -21  
Contract jobs citing HP 41 64 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.93% 2.25% 2.92%
As % of the Vendors category 5.31% 5.57% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 49 49
Median daily rate £356 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.93% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £270 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £364
% change year-on-year -6.66% +3.02%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 5 6
Median hourly rate £10.31 £11.00 £16.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.31% -32.19%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.67 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.55 £12.72 £16.72
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year -30.95% +37.70%  

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 772 1149 1161
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 36.35% 40.46% 42.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 469 735 715
Median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 61 59
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.19 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.23% +1.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £21.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 27 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
West Yorkshire +14 25 £350 -22.22% 8
North Yorkshire +11 11 £400 +39.13% 3
South Yorkshire -22 3 £325 -1.88% 2
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for HP.

1 34 (47.22%) Windows
2 31 (43.06%) Microsoft
3 27 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 16 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 15 (20.83%) Cisco
5 15 (20.83%) Firewall
5 15 (20.83%) VMware
6 13 (18.06%) SAN
6 13 (18.06%) MS Excel
6 13 (18.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (18.06%) Windows 7
7 12 (16.67%) ITIL
8 9 (12.50%) Linux
8 9 (12.50%) IBM
8 9 (12.50%) EMC
8 9 (12.50%) F5
9 8 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
9 8 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (11.11%) Fortinet
9 8 (11.11%) Change Management
10 7 (9.72%) Service Management
10 7 (9.72%) Dell
10 7 (9.72%) SQL
10 7 (9.72%) SQL Server
10 7 (9.72%) Data Centre
11 6 (8.33%) Conflict Management
11 6 (8.33%) MS Exchange
11 6 (8.33%) DHCP
11 6 (8.33%) DNS

HP
Top Related 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 6 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.78%) Confluence
3 1 (1.39%) Apache
3 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.39%) IIS
3 1 (1.39%) Live Communications Server
3 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (18.06%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (5.56%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (5.56%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.78%) GitHub
2 1 (1.39%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.83%) Firewall
2 13 (18.06%) SAN
3 6 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (8.33%) DHCP
3 6 (8.33%) DNS
4 5 (6.94%) BGP
4 5 (6.94%) EIGRP
4 5 (6.94%) NAS
5 4 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (5.56%) DMVPN
5 4 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 4 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (5.56%) IOS XR
5 4 (5.56%) WAN
5 4 (5.56%) WLAN
6 3 (4.17%) LAN
6 3 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (2.78%) LDAP
7 2 (2.78%) VPN
8 1 (1.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.72%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.39%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (4.17%) JIRA
1 3 (4.17%) Selenium
2 2 (2.78%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.78%) SonarQube
2 2 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.39%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.39%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.39%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.39%) Subversion
3 1 (1.39%) Toad
General
1 2 (2.78%) Back Office
1 2 (2.78%) Finance
1 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (19.44%) Analyst
2 9 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 8 (11.11%) Field Engineer
4 7 (9.72%) Network Engineer
5 6 (8.33%) Administrator
5 6 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (8.33%) Rollout Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) Change Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Field Hardware Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) Hardware Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) Implementation Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) IT Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Support Technician
6 5 (6.94%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Field Service Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Network Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.17%) Web Services
2 1 (1.39%) .NET
2 1 (1.39%) SOAP
2 1 (1.39%) Velocity
2 1 (1.39%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 1 (1.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.56%) DataPower
2 4 (5.56%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.78%) EMC VNXe
4 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.39%) Clustering
4 1 (1.39%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.39%) iPad
4 1 (1.39%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.39%) Replication
4 1 (1.39%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 34 (47.22%) Windows
2 16 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 13 (18.06%) Windows 7
3 13 (18.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (12.50%) Linux
5 8 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (6.94%) Unix
6 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (5.56%) Solaris
8 3 (4.17%) SUSE
9 2 (2.78%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (2.78%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.78%) Windows Phone
10 1 (1.39%) CentOS
10 1 (1.39%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.67%) ITIL
2 8 (11.11%) Change Management
3 7 (9.72%) Service Management
4 6 (8.33%) Conflict Management
4 6 (8.33%) ITSM
4 6 (8.33%) Project Management
5 4 (5.56%) Asset Management
5 4 (5.56%) Load Balancing
5 4 (5.56%) Migration
6 3 (4.17%) Configuration Management
6 3 (4.17%) Incident Management
6 3 (4.17%) Problem Management
7 2 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.78%) E-Commerce
7 2 (2.78%) Load Testing
7 2 (2.78%) Network Management
7 2 (2.78%) Pay per click
7 2 (2.78%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.72%) SQL
2 3 (4.17%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.78%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.39%) Perl
4 1 (1.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (8.33%) CCNP
1 6 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
1 6 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.78%) CCNA
3 2 (2.78%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.39%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.39%) ISEB
4 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.39%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 27 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (4.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (4.17%) XenApp
4 3 (4.17%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.78%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.78%) vSphere
6 1 (1.39%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.39%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (6.94%) SCCM
2 4 (5.56%) Backup Exec
2 4 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (5.56%) FortiGate
2 4 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (5.56%) HP UCMDB
2 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 4 (5.56%) OpenView
2 4 (5.56%) OPNET
3 2 (2.78%) Nagios
3 2 (2.78%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.78%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.39%) DameWare
4 1 (1.39%) Netcool
4 1 (1.39%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.39%) SCOM
4 1 (1.39%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.39%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 31 (43.06%) Microsoft
2 15 (20.83%) Cisco
2 15 (20.83%) VMware
3 9 (12.50%) EMC
3 9 (12.50%) F5
3 9 (12.50%) IBM
4 8 (11.11%) Fortinet
5 7 (9.72%) Dell
6 6 (8.33%) Blue Coat
6 6 (8.33%) Remedy
7 5 (6.94%) Veeam
7 5 (6.94%) Veritas
8 4 (5.56%) Avaya
8 4 (5.56%) BMC
8 4 (5.56%) Citrix
8 4 (5.56%) Motorola
8 4 (5.56%) NetApp
8 4 (5.56%) Red Hat
8 4 (5.56%) Splunk
8 4 (5.56%) Symantec
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ventula Consulting Ltd
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