The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 10 8 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs citing HP 6 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 12.00% 6.98% 4.84%
As % of the Vendors category 16.22% 12.00% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Median daily rate £200 £385 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.05% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £17.07
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +2.51%
HP
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Vendors Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
37 25 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 74.00% 58.14% 70.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 16 32
Median daily rate £225 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £470 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedford region citing HP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HP across the Bedford region.

HP Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 Bedford region with a requirement for HP.

1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) SCCM
2 6 (75.00%) Backup Exec
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) vSphere
2 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (75.00%) Dell
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (75.00%) Citrix
2 6 (75.00%) Identity Management
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) VMware ESX
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Avaya
3 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) IP Telephony
4 2 (25.00%) Email Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (25.00%) Server Building
4 2 (25.00%) MPLS
4 2 (25.00%) Migration

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) IP Telephony
2 2 (25.00%) MPLS
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Project Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Identity Management
2 2 (25.00%) Email Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Server Building
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (75.00%) VMware ESX
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (75.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) SCCM
2 6 (75.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Citrix
1 6 (75.00%) Dell
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Avaya
2 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Nortel