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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 56 49 40
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Contract jobs citing HP 55 73 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.84% 2.89% 4.01%
As % of the Vendors category 5.67% 5.99% 8.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 34 44
Median daily rate £340 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.25% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £228 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £363 £330
% change year-on-year
-6.20% +9.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 8
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.71% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.33 £15.65 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £30.90 £25.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £15.73
% change year-on-year
-30.95% +33.54%
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
970 1218 1294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 50.08% 48.26% 48.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 506 596 662
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £260 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £542 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 82 34
Median hourly rate £22.25 £30.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.83% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.31 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 -5 24 £225 -43.75% 10
Bracknell 0 7 £269 -15.93% 2
Slough +2 3 £325 -22.15% 1
Newbury +8 2 £463 +72.09% 4
HP
South East

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 58 (40.56%) Windows
2 40 (27.97%) Security Cleared
3 34 (23.78%) Windows Server
4 31 (21.68%) Microsoft
5 30 (20.98%) ITIL
5 30 (20.98%) VMware
6 29 (20.28%) EMC
6 29 (20.28%) Data Centre
7 28 (19.58%) Oracle
7 28 (19.58%) Linux
8 25 (17.48%) Active Directory
8 25 (17.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 24 (16.78%) Cisco
9 24 (16.78%) Telecoms
10 23 (16.08%) SC Cleared
11 22 (15.38%) SAN
12 21 (14.69%) VMware Infrastructure
13 19 (13.29%) IBM
13 19 (13.29%) MS Office
14 18 (12.59%) SQL
14 18 (12.59%) Finance
15 17 (11.89%) Unix
15 17 (11.89%) Internet
16 16 (11.19%) SQL Server
16 16 (11.19%) AIX
17 15 (10.49%) DV Cleared
17 15 (10.49%) HP Quality Center
18 14 (9.79%) Solaris
18 14 (9.79%) SLA
19 13 (9.09%) NetBackup

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 12 (8.39%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.29%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.29%) Skype for Business
3 5 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (3.50%) OpenStack
4 4 (2.80%) IIS
5 3 (2.10%) CMS
5 3 (2.10%) Documentum
6 2 (1.40%) Confluence
6 2 (1.40%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.70%) Apache
7 1 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.70%) iPlanet
7 1 (0.70%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.70%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 19 (13.29%) MS Office
2 8 (5.59%) MS Excel
3 7 (4.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.50%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.40%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (1.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.70%) Exstream
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.20%) Office 365
2 3 (2.10%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.40%) HP Helion
3 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (15.38%) SAN
2 17 (11.89%) Internet
3 11 (7.69%) DNS
4 10 (6.99%) Firewall
5 9 (6.29%) DHCP
5 9 (6.29%) LAN
5 9 (6.29%) SMS
6 8 (5.59%) Skype
6 8 (5.59%) Unified Communications
6 8 (5.59%) WAN
7 7 (4.90%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (4.90%) TCP/IP
8 5 (3.50%) 4G
8 5 (3.50%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (3.50%) SIGTRAN
8 5 (3.50%) SMTP
8 5 (3.50%) VoIP
9 4 (2.80%) Diameter Protocol
9 4 (2.80%) Ethernet
9 4 (2.80%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.19%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.90%) DB2
2 7 (4.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (4.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.10%) MS Access
5 1 (0.70%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.70%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.70%) MySQL
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (4.20%) ClearCase
2 5 (3.50%) Ant
2 5 (3.50%) ClearQuest
2 5 (3.50%) Maven
3 4 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (2.10%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.10%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.10%) Subversion
5 2 (1.40%) JIRA
5 2 (1.40%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.70%) Robot Framework
6 1 (0.70%) Selenium
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.70%) TestRail
6 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (16.78%) Telecoms
2 18 (12.59%) Finance
3 8 (5.59%) Marketing
4 7 (4.90%) Electronics
5 6 (4.20%) Mandarin Language
5 6 (4.20%) Spanish Language
6 3 (2.10%) Legal
7 2 (1.40%) Banking
7 2 (1.40%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.40%) Retail
8 1 (0.70%) Advertising
8 1 (0.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (9.79%) Analyst
1 14 (9.79%) Support Engineer
2 13 (9.09%) Architect
2 13 (9.09%) Consultant
3 11 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 10 (6.99%) Windows Engineer
5 9 (6.29%) Linux Support
5 9 (6.29%) Test Analyst
6 8 (5.59%) Field Engineer
7 7 (4.90%) Break Fix Engineer
7 7 (4.90%) Field Service Engineer
7 7 (4.90%) Network Engineer
7 7 (4.90%) Printer Engineer
7 7 (4.90%) Windows Support Engineer
8 6 (4.20%) Business Manager
8 6 (4.20%) Hardware Engineer
8 6 (4.20%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (4.20%) Marketing Manager
8 6 (4.20%) OSS Engineer
8 6 (4.20%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.69%) HTML
2 6 (4.20%) CGI
2 6 (4.20%) Web Services
3 3 (2.10%) CSS
3 3 (2.10%) Middleware
3 3 (2.10%) XML
4 2 (1.40%) Flash
5 1 (0.70%) .NET
5 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.70%) J2EE
5 1 (0.70%) JSP
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (0.70%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (20.28%) Data Centre
2 12 (8.39%) Clustering
3 10 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.90%) Economics
5 5 (3.50%) CMDB
6 3 (2.10%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.10%) EMC VNX
6 3 (2.10%) Statistics
7 2 (1.40%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.40%) EMC VMAX
7 2 (1.40%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.40%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.70%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.70%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.70%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.70%) HP StoreVirtual
8 1 (0.70%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.70%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.70%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 58 (40.56%) Windows
2 34 (23.78%) Windows Server
3 28 (19.58%) Linux
4 25 (17.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (11.89%) Unix
6 16 (11.19%) AIX
7 14 (9.79%) Solaris
8 13 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (6.99%) Windows 7
11 8 (5.59%) Android
11 8 (5.59%) Windows XP
12 4 (2.80%) Ubuntu
12 4 (2.80%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.70%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (20.98%) ITIL
2 12 (8.39%) Change Management
3 10 (6.99%) High Availability
3 10 (6.99%) Release Management
3 10 (6.99%) Service Delivery
3 10 (6.99%) Software Distribution
4 9 (6.29%) CRM
4 9 (6.29%) Programme Management
4 9 (6.29%) Service Management
4 9 (6.29%) Software Delivery
4 9 (6.29%) Software Deployment
5 8 (5.59%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (5.59%) Compliance Management
5 8 (5.59%) Problem Management
6 7 (4.90%) Analytics
6 7 (4.90%) Business Development
6 7 (4.90%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (4.90%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (4.90%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 6 (4.20%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 18 (12.59%) SQL
2 11 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 9 (6.29%) Perl
4 7 (4.90%) Shell Script
5 6 (4.20%) C
5 6 (4.20%) Java
6 5 (3.50%) VB
7 4 (2.80%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.10%) VBA
9 2 (1.40%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.40%) PHP
9 2 (1.40%) Python
9 2 (1.40%) VBScript
10 1 (0.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 40 (27.97%) Security Cleared
2 23 (16.08%) SC Cleared
3 15 (10.49%) DV Cleared
4 10 (6.99%) Degree
5 8 (5.59%) RHCE
6 6 (4.20%) MBA
7 5 (3.50%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (2.80%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (2.80%) CCNA
8 4 (2.80%) CCNP
8 4 (2.80%) ISTQB
9 3 (2.10%) ISEB
9 3 (2.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.40%) BC Cleared
10 2 (1.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (1.40%) SCSA
10 2 (1.40%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.70%) CAPM
11 1 (0.70%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.79%) SLA
2 3 (2.10%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 25 (17.48%) Active Directory
2 21 (14.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.99%) vSphere
4 9 (6.29%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (5.59%) Hyper-V
5 8 (5.59%) KVM
5 8 (5.59%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.10%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 3 (2.10%) XenApp
7 2 (1.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (1.40%) vCloud
8 1 (0.70%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (10.49%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (9.09%) NetBackup
2 13 (9.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 10 (6.99%) EMC NetWorker
4 8 (5.59%) WSUS
5 6 (4.20%) Netcool
5 6 (4.20%) OpenView
6 5 (3.50%) AirWatch
6 5 (3.50%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (2.80%) SCCM
8 3 (2.10%) Ansible
8 3 (2.10%) BMC PATROL
8 3 (2.10%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (2.10%) Puppet
9 2 (1.40%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (1.40%) HP SIM
9 2 (1.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (1.40%) vRealize
10 1 (0.70%) Amdocs OSS
10 1 (0.70%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 31 (21.68%) Microsoft
2 30 (20.98%) VMware
3 29 (20.28%) EMC
4 28 (19.58%) Oracle
5 24 (16.78%) Cisco
6 19 (13.29%) IBM
7 13 (9.09%) Intel Security
7 13 (9.09%) Red Hat
8 9 (6.29%) Veritas
9 7 (4.90%) BMC
9 7 (4.90%) Symantec
10 6 (4.20%) CA
10 6 (4.20%) Citrix
10 6 (4.20%) Google
11 5 (3.50%) 3PAR
11 5 (3.50%) MobileIron
11 5 (3.50%) ServiceNow
12 4 (2.80%) Dell
12 4 (2.80%) Genesys
12 4 (2.80%) Juniper
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