Period
to 13 October 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 13 October 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
13 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 104 151 113
Rank change year-on-year +47 -38 +13
Contract jobs citing HP 65 54 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.74% 1.10% 1.73%
As % of the Vendors category 4.14% 2.95% 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 23 31
Yorkshire median daily rate £331 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.92% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £156 £213 £256
90th Percentile £449 £543 £475
England median daily rate £400 £365 £370
% change year-on-year +9.59% -1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 12
Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.33 £13.50 £9.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.11% +36.36% -31.72%
10th Percentile £9.67 £10.33 £7.90
90th Percentile £12.49 £23.50 £27.20
England median hourly rate £15.54 £15.50 £15.78
% change year-on-year +0.24% -1.74% -9.86%

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 1,569 1,831 1,637
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 42.10% 37.43% 38.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,013 1,139 971
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £218 £250 £256
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £450 £450 £440
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 108 75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £16.35 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.20% +16.79% -3.45%
10th Percentile £9.94 £10.47 £9.25
90th Percentile £35.00 £34.13 £25.30
England median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +2.94%

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 13 October 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 13 October 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 +45 38 £338 -3.57% 10
South Yorkshire -3 17 £369 +1.72% 2
North Yorkshire +6 5 £319 +6.25% 2
East Yorkshire - 3 £215 - 1
HP
England

For the 6 months to 13 October 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 37 (56.92%) Microsoft
2 30 (46.15%) Windows
3 21 (32.31%) Active Directory
3 21 (32.31%) VMware
4 20 (30.77%) MS Exchange
5 19 (29.23%) Windows Server
6 17 (26.15%) NHS
6 17 (26.15%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (24.62%) SAN
8 14 (21.54%) Clustering
8 14 (21.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 13 (20.00%) Migration
9 13 (20.00%) ITIL
9 13 (20.00%) NAS
9 13 (20.00%) Office 365
10 12 (18.46%) PowerShell
10 12 (18.46%) Finance
10 12 (18.46%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (16.92%) SQL
11 11 (16.92%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (15.38%) SQL Server
12 10 (15.38%) Linux
12 10 (15.38%) EMC
13 9 (13.85%) Service Management
13 9 (13.85%) ITSM
13 9 (13.85%) Replication
13 9 (13.85%) HP Quality Center
13 9 (13.85%) Data Centre
14 8 (12.31%) Hyper-V
14 8 (12.31%) SpecFlow

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 20 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.23%) IIS
3 5 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.08%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.00%) Office 365
2 5 (7.69%) Azure
2 5 (7.69%) GitHub
3 3 (4.62%) IaaS
3 3 (4.62%) PaaS
4 2 (3.08%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.54%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 16 (24.62%) SAN
2 13 (20.00%) NAS
3 7 (10.77%) DNS
3 7 (10.77%) Firewall
4 6 (9.23%) LAN
4 6 (9.23%) TCP/IP
4 6 (9.23%) WAN
5 5 (7.69%) SMTP
5 5 (7.69%) VSAN
6 4 (6.15%) Internet
7 3 (4.62%) DHCP
7 3 (4.62%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (4.62%) VoIP
8 2 (3.08%) Broadband
8 2 (3.08%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (3.08%) Skype
8 2 (3.08%) SNMP
8 2 (3.08%) VPN
9 1 (1.54%) ADSL
9 1 (1.54%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.54%) DB2
3 1 (1.54%) MySQL
3 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Selenium
1 8 (12.31%) SpecFlow
2 6 (9.23%) Cucumber
2 6 (9.23%) HP UFT
2 6 (9.23%) SoapUI
2 6 (9.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (7.69%) FitNesse
3 5 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.08%) JIRA
4 2 (3.08%) JMeter
4 2 (3.08%) WinDbg
5 1 (1.54%) Ant
5 1 (1.54%) Gradle
5 1 (1.54%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.54%) Maven
5 1 (1.54%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.54%) MSTest
5 1 (1.54%) Ranorex
5 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.54%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (18.46%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Publishing
3 4 (6.15%) Public Sector
4 2 (3.08%) Banking
4 2 (3.08%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.08%) Legal
4 2 (3.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (20.00%) Analyst
2 9 (13.85%) Service Analyst
3 8 (12.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (12.31%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (12.31%) Windows Engineer
4 7 (10.77%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (10.77%) 1st Line Support
4 7 (10.77%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 7 (10.77%) IT Analyst
4 7 (10.77%) IT Support
4 7 (10.77%) IT Support Analyst
4 7 (10.77%) Server Engineer
4 7 (10.77%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (10.77%) Service Desk Support
4 7 (10.77%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 7 (10.77%) Support Analyst
5 5 (7.69%) Tester
5 5 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Windows Server Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.23%) RESTful
1 6 (9.23%) Web Services
2 5 (7.69%) Swagger
2 5 (7.69%) XML
3 4 (6.15%) .NET
3 4 (6.15%) SOAP
3 4 (6.15%) WSDL
3 4 (6.15%) XSD
4 2 (3.08%) REST
5 1 (1.54%) Apache Flex
5 1 (1.54%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.15%) NHS
2 14 (21.54%) Clustering
3 9 (13.85%) Data Centre
3 9 (13.85%) Replication
4 5 (7.69%) Blog
4 5 (7.69%) EMC VMAX
4 5 (7.69%) EMC VNX
5 3 (4.62%) Driving Licence
5 3 (4.62%) Handset
6 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.08%) iPad
6 2 (3.08%) iPhone
6 2 (3.08%) Mobile Computing
6 2 (3.08%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.54%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.54%) IVR
7 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.54%) PKI
7 1 (1.54%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.54%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 30 (46.15%) Windows
2 19 (29.23%) Windows Server
3 12 (18.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (16.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (15.38%) Linux
6 7 (10.77%) Windows 10
6 7 (10.77%) Windows 7
7 6 (9.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (7.69%) SUSE
9 3 (4.62%) Unix
10 2 (3.08%) Android
10 2 (3.08%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.54%) Solaris
11 1 (1.54%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 13 (20.00%) ITIL
2 13 (20.00%) Migration
3 9 (13.85%) ITSM
3 9 (13.85%) Service Management
4 8 (12.31%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (10.77%) Configuration Management
5 7 (10.77%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (10.77%) Task Automation
5 7 (10.77%) Test Automation
6 6 (9.23%) Mentoring
6 6 (9.23%) Scenario Testing
6 6 (9.23%) Software Testing
6 6 (9.23%) Storage Management
6 6 (9.23%) Test Management
6 6 (9.23%) Test Planning
7 5 (7.69%) ATDD
7 5 (7.69%) Data Management
7 5 (7.69%) Open Source
7 5 (7.69%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.46%) PowerShell
2 11 (16.92%) SQL
3 5 (7.69%) Perl
3 5 (7.69%) Python
4 3 (4.62%) VBScript
5 2 (3.08%) C#
6 1 (1.54%) C
6 1 (1.54%) Java
6 1 (1.54%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) ISEB
1 5 (7.69%) ISTQB
1 5 (7.69%) MCP
1 5 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (6.15%) Degree
3 2 (3.08%) CCNP
3 2 (3.08%) CCSP
3 2 (3.08%) CCVP
3 2 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.08%) DBS Check
3 2 (3.08%) MCSE
3 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) QA
2 2 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.08%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.08%) SLA
3 1 (1.54%) HL7
System Software
1 21 (32.31%) Active Directory
2 17 (26.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (12.31%) Hyper-V
4 7 (10.77%) vSphere
5 4 (6.15%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.08%) Firmware
6 2 (3.08%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.54%) KVM
7 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.54%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.54%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (1.54%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (13.85%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (9.23%) SCCM
3 5 (7.69%) Ansible
3 5 (7.69%) EMC VPLEX
3 5 (7.69%) Puppet
4 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (6.15%) vCenter Server
5 3 (4.62%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (4.62%) NetBackup
6 2 (3.08%) HP ALM
6 2 (3.08%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (3.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 37 (56.92%) Microsoft
2 21 (32.31%) VMware
3 10 (15.38%) EMC
4 8 (12.31%) Cisco
5 7 (10.77%) Dell
6 6 (9.23%) Brocade
6 6 (9.23%) Citrix
7 5 (7.69%) Adobe
7 5 (7.69%) Autodesk
7 5 (7.69%) IBM
8 4 (6.15%) Forcepoint
9 3 (4.62%) Hitachi
9 3 (4.62%) Huawei
9 3 (4.62%) McAfee
9 3 (4.62%) Nimble Storage
9 3 (4.62%) QNAP
9 3 (4.62%) Samsung
9 3 (4.62%) Veeam
10 2 (3.08%) Aerohive Networks
10 2 (3.08%) ServiceNow