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 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 36 38 44
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs citing HP 95 108 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.21% 4.20% 3.89%
As % of the Vendors category 8.08% 8.14% 8.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 52 36
Median daily rate £360 £323 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.62% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £208 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £468 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 8
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.50 £17.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +1.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.63 £17.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -1.40%
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
1176 1327 1139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 52.15% 51.65% 45.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 588 704 516
Median daily rate £413 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.43% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 65 34
Median hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.80 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £33.50 £30.00
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 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 27 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

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

HP Hourly Rate Histogram 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 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
Reading +26 38 £381 +7.01% 13
Bracknell +7 20 £413 +130.44% 1
Slough -8 8 £250 -20.63%
Maidenhead -4 5 £360 -4.50% 1
Newbury -11 3 £308 - 1
Wokingham -9 2 £413 +33.06% 3
HP
South East

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region with a requirement for HP.

1 71 (40.34%) Windows
2 60 (34.09%) Security Cleared
3 49 (27.84%) Windows Server
4 47 (26.70%) Microsoft
5 42 (23.86%) ITIL
6 40 (22.73%) Linux
7 39 (22.16%) EMC
8 38 (21.59%) Active Directory
9 35 (19.89%) MS Office
10 34 (19.32%) SAN
11 32 (18.18%) Oracle
12 31 (17.61%) DV Cleared
12 31 (17.61%) Windows Server 2008
13 29 (16.48%) SQL
13 29 (16.48%) VMware
14 28 (15.91%) SC Cleared
15 26 (14.77%) Data Centre
15 26 (14.77%) SQL Server
16 25 (14.20%) SLA
16 25 (14.20%) Cisco
17 24 (13.64%) MS Exchange
18 23 (13.07%) IBM
18 23 (13.07%) OpenView Configuration Management
18 23 (13.07%) NetBackup
18 23 (13.07%) VMware Infrastructure
19 22 (12.50%) Unix
20 21 (11.93%) AIX
20 21 (11.93%) Windows Server 2003
21 20 (11.36%) Firewall
22 19 (10.80%) Netcool

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 24 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 17 (9.66%) SharePoint
3 8 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (4.55%) IIS
3 8 (4.55%) Live Communications Server
3 8 (4.55%) Skype for Business
4 7 (3.98%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.27%) CMS
7 4 (2.27%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.70%) Documentum
9 2 (1.14%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.57%) Confluence
10 1 (0.57%) iPlanet
10 1 (0.57%) JBoss
10 1 (0.57%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.57%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 35 (19.89%) MS Office
2 17 (9.66%) MS Excel
3 12 (6.82%) MS Visio
4 6 (3.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.84%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (2.84%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle BRM
2 1 (0.57%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.98%) HP Helion
2 4 (2.27%) Office 365
3 3 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.14%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.57%) FinancialForce.com
5 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (19.32%) SAN
2 20 (11.36%) Firewall
3 13 (7.39%) DNS
4 12 (6.82%) LAN
4 12 (6.82%) WAN
5 10 (5.68%) DHCP
5 10 (5.68%) Internet
5 10 (5.68%) Unified Communications
6 9 (5.11%) SMS
7 8 (4.55%) Ethernet
7 8 (4.55%) TCP/IP
8 6 (3.41%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (3.41%) Fibre Channel
8 6 (3.41%) Skype
9 5 (2.84%) SMTP
10 4 (2.27%) Network Security
10 4 (2.27%) VoIP
11 3 (1.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 3 (1.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 3 (1.70%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.77%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.39%) MS Access
3 6 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.84%) DB2
5 2 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.57%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.57%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.57%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.27%) ClearCase
2 4 (2.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (2.27%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.70%) Ant
3 3 (1.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (1.70%) ClearQuest
3 3 (1.70%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.70%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.70%) JIRA
3 3 (1.70%) Maven
3 3 (1.70%) Subversion
4 2 (1.14%) TestRail
General
1 16 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 11 (6.25%) Finance
3 5 (2.84%) Electronics
4 1 (0.57%) Advertising
4 1 (0.57%) Banking
4 1 (0.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (14.77%) Support Engineer
2 25 (14.20%) Analyst
3 24 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
4 18 (10.23%) Consultant
5 16 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 16 (9.09%) Architect
6 15 (8.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 14 (7.95%) Administrator
8 13 (7.39%) Linux Support
9 11 (6.25%) Test Analyst
10 9 (5.11%) Linux Engineer
11 8 (4.55%) Developer
11 8 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
12 7 (3.98%) Solutions Architect
12 7 (3.98%) Windows Support Engineer
13 6 (3.41%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
13 6 (3.41%) Linux Specialist
13 6 (3.41%) Support Specialist
13 6 (3.41%) VMware Consultant
14 5 (2.84%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.11%) HTML
1 9 (5.11%) Web Services
2 7 (3.98%) Middleware
2 7 (3.98%) XML
3 6 (3.41%) .NET
4 4 (2.27%) ASP.NET
4 4 (2.27%) CGI
4 4 (2.27%) CSS
5 1 (0.57%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.57%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.57%) Flash
5 1 (0.57%) J2EE
5 1 (0.57%) JSP
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (0.57%) SOAP
5 1 (0.57%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.57%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.77%) Data Centre
2 18 (10.23%) Clustering
3 9 (5.11%) CMDB
3 9 (5.11%) Statistics
4 8 (4.55%) EMC VNX
4 8 (4.55%) Fat Client
4 8 (4.55%) Smart Meter
4 8 (4.55%) Thin Client
5 6 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.41%) Replication
6 5 (2.84%) Private Cloud
7 4 (2.27%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.27%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.14%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.14%) HP Storage
8 2 (1.14%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.57%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.57%) HP StoreVirtual
9 1 (0.57%) NHS
9 1 (0.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 71 (40.34%) Windows
2 49 (27.84%) Windows Server
3 40 (22.73%) Linux
4 31 (17.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (12.50%) Unix
6 21 (11.93%) AIX
6 21 (11.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (10.23%) Windows 7
8 17 (9.66%) Windows XP
9 16 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (6.82%) Solaris
11 9 (5.11%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (2.84%) Android
13 4 (2.27%) SUSE
13 4 (2.27%) Windows 10
14 3 (1.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (23.86%) ITIL
2 17 (9.66%) Configuration Management
2 17 (9.66%) User Acceptance Testing
3 15 (8.52%) High Availability
4 13 (7.39%) Problem Management
4 13 (7.39%) Service Delivery
4 13 (7.39%) Software Distribution
5 12 (6.82%) Release Management
6 11 (6.25%) Migration
7 9 (5.11%) Compliance Management
7 9 (5.11%) ITIL V3
7 9 (5.11%) Service Management
7 9 (5.11%) Software Delivery
7 9 (5.11%) Software Deployment
8 8 (4.55%) Change Management
8 8 (4.55%) CRM
9 7 (3.98%) ITSM
9 7 (3.98%) Network Management
9 7 (3.98%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (3.41%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (16.48%) SQL
2 18 (10.23%) PowerShell
3 9 (5.11%) Perl
4 8 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 7 (3.98%) Java
6 6 (3.41%) Python
6 6 (3.41%) VB
7 5 (2.84%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.27%) C#
9 3 (1.70%) C
9 3 (1.70%) VBA
10 1 (0.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 60 (34.09%) Security Cleared
2 31 (17.61%) DV Cleared
3 28 (15.91%) SC Cleared
4 15 (8.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (6.25%) MCP
7 10 (5.68%) CCNA
8 9 (5.11%) RHCE
9 8 (4.55%) Degree
10 6 (3.41%) MCSE
11 5 (2.84%) MCSA
11 5 (2.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (2.27%) CCNP
12 4 (2.27%) ISTQB
13 3 (1.70%) BPSS Clearance
14 2 (1.14%) BC Cleared
14 2 (1.14%) CCIE
14 2 (1.14%) ISEB
14 2 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 1 (0.57%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (14.20%) SLA
2 2 (1.14%) JSP 440
2 2 (1.14%) QA
3 1 (0.57%) GAAP
3 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (21.59%) Active Directory
2 23 (13.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (7.39%) vSphere
4 10 (5.68%) Hyper-V
4 10 (5.68%) Oracle RAC
5 9 (5.11%) KVM
6 8 (4.55%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.70%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.70%) XenApp
8 2 (1.14%) Firmware
9 1 (0.57%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (0.57%) UAG
Systems Management
1 23 (13.07%) NetBackup
1 23 (13.07%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 19 (10.80%) Netcool
3 18 (10.23%) EMC NetWorker
4 15 (8.52%) WSUS
5 12 (6.82%) HP Quality Center
6 10 (5.68%) HP Data Protector
7 8 (4.55%) Unicenter
7 8 (4.55%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 7 (3.98%) Puppet
9 5 (2.84%) AirWatch
9 5 (2.84%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (2.84%) SCCM
10 4 (2.27%) BMC PATROL
10 4 (2.27%) Nagios
11 3 (1.70%) Amdocs OSS
11 3 (1.70%) Ansible
11 3 (1.70%) OpenView
11 3 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (1.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 47 (26.70%) Microsoft
2 39 (22.16%) EMC
3 32 (18.18%) Oracle
4 29 (16.48%) VMware
5 25 (14.20%) Cisco
6 23 (13.07%) IBM
7 17 (9.66%) Red Hat
7 17 (9.66%) Veritas
8 15 (8.52%) Intel Security
9 12 (6.82%) BMC
9 12 (6.82%) Citrix
10 9 (5.11%) 3PAR
10 9 (5.11%) Symantec
10 9 (5.11%) Veeam
11 8 (4.55%) Dell
11 8 (4.55%) Meridio
12 7 (3.98%) CA
12 7 (3.98%) Juniper
12 7 (3.98%) ServiceNow
13 6 (3.41%) Serena
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