The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 25 35 46
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +11
Contract jobs citing HP 16 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.53% 0.80% 1.35%
As % of the Vendors category 8.42% 1.82% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 2
Median daily rate £313 £215 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.34% -27.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £203 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £227 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.63 £17.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -1.40%
HP
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
190 165 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 53.82% 44.00% 42.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 104 154
Median daily rate £388 £330 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.42% -8.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £150 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +160.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.99% +5.82%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

HP
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton +6 8 £425 - 2
Bedford - 6 £200 -
HP
East of England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

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

1 20 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (70.00%) Windows
4 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (60.00%) Windows Server
5 12 (60.00%) VMware
5 12 (60.00%) Dell
5 12 (60.00%) MS Exchange
6 11 (55.00%) vSphere
6 11 (55.00%) SCCM
6 11 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (50.00%) Citrix
8 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
8 8 (40.00%) Finance
8 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (35.00%) PowerShell
9 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
9 7 (35.00%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (35.00%) Migration
9 7 (35.00%) VMware ESX
9 7 (35.00%) Backup Exec
9 7 (35.00%) Identity Management
9 7 (35.00%) Cisco
10 6 (30.00%) Avaya
10 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (30.00%) MPLS
11 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
11 5 (25.00%) Firewall
12 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 12 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (15.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) MPLS
2 5 (25.00%) Firewall
3 4 (20.00%) DNS
3 4 (20.00%) NetScaler
3 4 (20.00%) WAN
4 3 (15.00%) DHCP
4 3 (15.00%) SMTP
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (10.00%) IP Telephony
6 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 3 (15.00%) VMware Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Messaging Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Project Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Virtualisation Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
5 1 (5.00%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (20.00%) Solaris
5 4 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Identity Management
1 7 (35.00%) Migration
2 4 (20.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (15.00%) Web Filtering
4 2 (10.00%) Email Migration
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) Server Building
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (15.00%) C
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) MCITP
1 4 (20.00%) MCSE
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) VCAP
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (55.00%) vSphere
3 7 (35.00%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (35.00%) VMware ESX
4 4 (20.00%) XenApp
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (55.00%) SCCM
2 7 (35.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (10.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Simpana
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (60.00%) Dell
2 12 (60.00%) VMware
3 10 (50.00%) Citrix
4 7 (35.00%) Cisco
5 6 (30.00%) Avaya
6 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
7 4 (20.00%) 3PAR
7 4 (20.00%) Oracle
8 3 (15.00%) IronPort
9 2 (10.00%) CommVault
9 2 (10.00%) Nortel