The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 37 28 45
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +17
Contract jobs citing HP 99 131 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.14% 5.09% 3.44%
As % of the Vendors category 7.94% 9.79% 7.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 51 36
Median daily rate £375 £310 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £208 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 7
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.99% +26.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.15 £21.55 £24.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £17.50 £15.38
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +13.82%
HP
South East

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

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1247 1338 1167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 52.09% 51.96% 47.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 642 658 513
Median daily rate £400 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 62 37
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.55 £18.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.99% +17.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £36.25 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

HP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Reading +8 38 £425 +41.66% 9
Bracknell -7 25 £340 +89.94% 2
Slough -6 10 £250 -20.31% 1
Wokingham -8 2 £413 +33.06% 1
Newbury -15 1 £308 - 1
HP
South East

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for HP.

1 57 (34.55%) Security Cleared
2 55 (33.33%) Windows
3 38 (23.03%) Linux
3 38 (23.03%) Microsoft
3 38 (23.03%) Windows Server
4 37 (22.42%) ITIL
5 34 (20.61%) EMC
6 33 (20.00%) MS Office
7 30 (18.18%) SAN
8 28 (16.97%) SQL
8 28 (16.97%) Oracle
8 28 (16.97%) DV Cleared
9 26 (15.76%) SC Cleared
10 25 (15.15%) Active Directory
10 25 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
11 23 (13.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 22 (13.33%) SLA
12 22 (13.33%) SQL Server
13 20 (12.12%) Unix
14 19 (11.52%) AIX
14 19 (11.52%) MS Exchange
14 19 (11.52%) Netcool
14 19 (11.52%) Clustering
15 18 (10.91%) VMware
15 18 (10.91%) NetBackup
15 18 (10.91%) Cisco
15 18 (10.91%) IBM
15 18 (10.91%) MS Excel
15 18 (10.91%) EMC NetWorker
16 17 (10.30%) Data Centre

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 19 (11.52%) MS Exchange
2 15 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 10 (6.06%) IIS
4 8 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (4.85%) Live Communications Server
5 3 (1.82%) OpenStack
5 3 (1.82%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.21%) CMS
6 2 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.21%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.61%) Confluence
7 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.61%) iPlanet
7 1 (0.61%) JBoss
7 1 (0.61%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.61%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 33 (20.00%) MS Office
2 18 (10.91%) MS Excel
3 9 (5.45%) MS Visio
4 5 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (3.64%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.61%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.61%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.24%) HP Helion
2 2 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.21%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.61%) FinancialForce.com
3 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (18.18%) SAN
2 17 (10.30%) Firewall
3 11 (6.67%) Internet
4 10 (6.06%) Unified Communications
5 8 (4.85%) DNS
5 8 (4.85%) Ethernet
5 8 (4.85%) SMS
6 7 (4.24%) TCP/IP
7 6 (3.64%) LAN
7 6 (3.64%) WAN
8 5 (3.03%) DHCP
8 5 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (3.03%) ZigBee
9 4 (2.42%) 4G
9 4 (2.42%) Network Security
10 3 (1.82%) 802.15
10 3 (1.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 3 (1.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 3 (1.82%) HTTP
10 3 (1.82%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.88%) MS Access
3 2 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.21%) DB2
3 2 (1.21%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.61%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.61%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (3.03%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (1.82%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.82%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.82%) JIRA
4 3 (1.82%) Subversion
5 2 (1.21%) TestRail
6 1 (0.61%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.61%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.61%) JMeter
6 1 (0.61%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.61%) Selenium
6 1 (0.61%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (10.30%) Telecoms
2 14 (8.48%) Finance
3 1 (0.61%) Advertising
3 1 (0.61%) Portuguese Language
3 1 (0.61%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 26 (15.76%) Analyst
2 24 (14.55%) Support Engineer
3 22 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 14 (8.48%) Administrator
4 14 (8.48%) Test Analyst
5 13 (7.88%) Architect
5 13 (7.88%) Linux Support
6 12 (7.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 12 (7.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 9 (5.45%) Consultant
8 8 (4.85%) Linux Engineer
9 7 (4.24%) Windows Engineer
9 7 (4.24%) Windows Support Engineer
10 6 (3.64%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (3.64%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
10 6 (3.64%) Developer
10 6 (3.64%) Linux Specialist
10 6 (3.64%) Support Specialist
11 5 (3.03%) Network Engineer
11 5 (3.03%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.85%) .NET
1 8 (4.85%) Web Services
2 7 (4.24%) XML
3 4 (2.42%) ASP.NET
3 4 (2.42%) Middleware
4 3 (1.82%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.82%) 802.1X
4 3 (1.82%) HTML
5 2 (1.21%) CSS
5 2 (1.21%) SOAP
5 2 (1.21%) XML Messaging
6 1 (0.61%) CGI
6 1 (0.61%) J2EE
6 1 (0.61%) JSP
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (0.61%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.61%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.52%) Clustering
2 17 (10.30%) Data Centre
3 12 (7.27%) Smart Meter
4 8 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.85%) Fat Client
4 8 (4.85%) Statistics
4 8 (4.85%) Thin Client
5 7 (4.24%) CMDB
5 7 (4.24%) EMC VNX
6 6 (3.64%) Replication
7 5 (3.03%) Private Cloud
8 4 (2.42%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.42%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.21%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.21%) HP Storage
9 2 (1.21%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.61%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.61%) FMCG
10 1 (0.61%) HP StoreVirtual
10 1 (0.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 55 (33.33%) Windows
2 38 (23.03%) Linux
2 38 (23.03%) Windows Server
3 25 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (12.12%) Unix
5 19 (11.52%) AIX
6 16 (9.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (9.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (9.09%) Windows 7
8 14 (8.48%) Windows XP
9 9 (5.45%) Solaris
10 4 (2.42%) SUSE
11 2 (1.21%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.61%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (22.42%) ITIL
2 16 (9.70%) High Availability
2 16 (9.70%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (8.48%) Configuration Management
4 12 (7.27%) Migration
4 12 (7.27%) Software Distribution
5 11 (6.67%) Release Management
6 10 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (6.06%) Service Delivery
7 9 (5.45%) Problem Management
7 9 (5.45%) Software Deployment
8 8 (4.85%) Defect Management
8 8 (4.85%) ITIL V3
8 8 (4.85%) Service Management
8 8 (4.85%) Software Delivery
8 8 (4.85%) Test Management
8 8 (4.85%) Time Management
9 7 (4.24%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (4.24%) Project Management
9 7 (4.24%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (16.97%) SQL
2 13 (7.88%) PowerShell
3 8 (4.85%) JavaScript
4 7 (4.24%) Perl
4 7 (4.24%) Python
5 5 (3.03%) Java
6 4 (2.42%) C#
7 3 (1.82%) C
8 2 (1.21%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.21%) VBA
9 1 (0.61%) PHP
9 1 (0.61%) VB
9 1 (0.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 57 (34.55%) Security Cleared
2 28 (16.97%) DV Cleared
3 26 (15.76%) SC Cleared
4 12 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (6.67%) MCP
6 10 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (5.45%) CCNA
7 9 (5.45%) Degree
7 9 (5.45%) RHCE
8 6 (3.64%) MCSE
9 5 (3.03%) MCSA
9 5 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (1.82%) CCNP
10 3 (1.82%) ISTQB
11 2 (1.21%) BC Cleared
11 2 (1.21%) ISEB
12 1 (0.61%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.61%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (13.33%) SLA
2 3 (1.82%) QA
3 2 (1.21%) ISO22301
3 2 (1.21%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.61%) GAAP
4 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (15.15%) Active Directory
2 13 (7.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.06%) KVM
3 10 (6.06%) Oracle RAC
4 9 (5.45%) Hyper-V
4 9 (5.45%) vSphere
5 5 (3.03%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.82%) XenApp
7 2 (1.21%) Firmware
7 2 (1.21%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.61%) RHEV
8 1 (0.61%) UAG
Systems Management
1 23 (13.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 19 (11.52%) Netcool
3 18 (10.91%) EMC NetWorker
3 18 (10.91%) NetBackup
4 15 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
5 10 (6.06%) HP Data Protector
6 8 (4.85%) Puppet
6 8 (4.85%) Unicenter
6 8 (4.85%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 7 (4.24%) WSUS
8 4 (2.42%) BMC PATROL
8 4 (2.42%) Nagios
9 3 (1.82%) Amdocs OSS
9 3 (1.82%) Ansible
9 3 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (1.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (1.21%) Backup Exec
10 2 (1.21%) HP UCMDB
10 2 (1.21%) OpenView
11 1 (0.61%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 38 (23.03%) Microsoft
2 34 (20.61%) EMC
3 28 (16.97%) Oracle
4 18 (10.91%) Cisco
4 18 (10.91%) IBM
4 18 (10.91%) VMware
5 17 (10.30%) Red Hat
5 17 (10.30%) Veritas
6 15 (9.09%) Intel Security
7 12 (7.27%) Citrix
8 11 (6.67%) BMC
9 8 (4.85%) 3PAR
9 8 (4.85%) Dell
9 8 (4.85%) Meridio
9 8 (4.85%) Remedy
9 8 (4.85%) Veeam
10 6 (3.64%) Hitachi
10 6 (3.64%) Serena
11 5 (3.03%) CA
11 5 (3.03%) Juniper
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