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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP
South East / Berkshire
Rank 53 57 42
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Contract jobs citing HP 49 69 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.54% 2.84% 3.58%
As % of the Vendors category 4.94% 5.74% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 40 42
Median daily rate £406 £350 £291
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% +20.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £225 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £500 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.82% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 10
Median hourly rate £14.50 £63.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.98% +281.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.33 £39.90 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.71 £63.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £30.00 £13.81
% change year-on-year
-50.00% +117.23%

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
992 1202 1255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.40% 49.47% 48.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 577 621
Median daily rate £425 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 73 28
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +58.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-19.56% +35.29%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +1 21 £340 -2.85% 5
Bracknell +6 11 £340 -30.43%
Newbury +3 6 £463 +48.00% 1
Slough +3 3 £510 +44.68% 5
HP
South East

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 45 (38.79%) Windows
2 30 (25.86%) VMware
3 29 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 28 (24.14%) Windows Server
5 25 (21.55%) Security Cleared
5 25 (21.55%) Microsoft
6 24 (20.69%) Cisco
6 24 (20.69%) Active Directory
7 20 (17.24%) EMC
7 20 (17.24%) Telecoms
7 20 (17.24%) Finance
8 19 (16.38%) Linux
8 19 (16.38%) ITIL
8 19 (16.38%) Oracle
9 17 (14.66%) SAN
9 17 (14.66%) VMware Infrastructure
9 17 (14.66%) SC Cleared
10 16 (13.79%) IBM
11 15 (12.93%) SQL
11 15 (12.93%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (12.07%) HP Quality Center
12 14 (12.07%) SQL Server
12 14 (12.07%) Solaris
12 14 (12.07%) Internet
13 13 (11.21%) Unix
14 12 (10.34%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 12 (10.34%) Change Management
15 11 (9.48%) Degree
15 11 (9.48%) Intel Security
15 11 (9.48%) MS Office

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 11 (9.48%) MS Exchange
2 7 (6.03%) Skype for Business
3 6 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (5.17%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.59%) Documentum
6 2 (1.72%) CMS
6 2 (1.72%) IIS
6 2 (1.72%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.86%) Apache
7 1 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.86%) Confluence
7 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (9.48%) MS Office
2 4 (3.45%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.86%) Exstream
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.17%) Office 365
2 3 (2.59%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.72%) SaaS
4 1 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.66%) SAN
2 14 (12.07%) Internet
3 10 (8.62%) DNS
4 9 (7.76%) DHCP
4 9 (7.76%) Firewall
4 9 (7.76%) LAN
5 8 (6.90%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (6.90%) SMS
5 8 (6.90%) WAN
6 7 (6.03%) Skype
7 6 (5.17%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (5.17%) TCP/IP
8 5 (4.31%) BGP
8 5 (4.31%) MPLS
8 5 (4.31%) SMTP
8 5 (4.31%) VoIP
9 4 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (3.45%) Unified Communications
9 4 (3.45%) Wireless
10 3 (2.59%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.31%) DB2
5 3 (2.59%) MS Access
6 1 (0.86%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.86%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.86%) MySQL
6 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (4.31%) Ant
1 5 (4.31%) ClearCase
1 5 (4.31%) Maven
2 4 (3.45%) ClearQuest
3 2 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.86%) JIRA
4 1 (0.86%) JMeter
4 1 (0.86%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.86%) Robot Framework
4 1 (0.86%) Selenium
4 1 (0.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (17.24%) Finance
1 20 (17.24%) Telecoms
2 8 (6.90%) Marketing
3 7 (6.03%) Electronics
4 6 (5.17%) Mandarin Language
4 6 (5.17%) Spanish Language
5 4 (3.45%) Banking
6 3 (2.59%) Legal
7 2 (1.72%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.72%) Retail
8 1 (0.86%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (9.48%) Architect
1 11 (9.48%) Consultant
2 8 (6.90%) Field Engineer
2 8 (6.90%) Support Engineer
3 7 (6.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 7 (6.03%) Break Fix Engineer
3 7 (6.03%) Field Service Engineer
4 6 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (5.17%) Analyst
4 6 (5.17%) Business Manager
4 6 (5.17%) Field Hardware Engineer
4 6 (5.17%) Hardware Engineer
4 6 (5.17%) HP Printer Engineer
4 6 (5.17%) Marketing Manager
4 6 (5.17%) Network Engineer
4 6 (5.17%) Printer Engineer
4 6 (5.17%) Project Manager
4 6 (5.17%) VMware Consultant
5 5 (4.31%) Developer
5 5 (4.31%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.76%) HTML
2 5 (4.31%) CGI
2 5 (4.31%) Web Services
3 3 (2.59%) .NET
3 3 (2.59%) Middleware
4 2 (1.72%) CSS
4 2 (1.72%) Flash
4 2 (1.72%) XML
5 1 (0.86%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.03%) Economics
4 4 (3.45%) EMC VNX
4 4 (3.45%) Statistics
5 3 (2.59%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.59%) EMC VMAX
6 2 (1.72%) CMDB
6 2 (1.72%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.72%) Mobile Computing
6 2 (1.72%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.86%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.86%) Clustering
7 1 (0.86%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.86%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.86%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.86%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.86%) Replication
7 1 (0.86%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 45 (38.79%) Windows
2 28 (24.14%) Windows Server
3 19 (16.38%) Linux
4 15 (12.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (12.07%) Solaris
6 13 (11.21%) Unix
7 11 (9.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (6.90%) Android
10 7 (6.03%) Windows XP
11 6 (5.17%) AIX
12 5 (4.31%) Windows 7
13 4 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (3.45%) Windows 10
14 2 (1.72%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.86%) SUSE
15 1 (0.86%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (16.38%) ITIL
2 12 (10.34%) Change Management
3 10 (8.62%) Release Management
4 9 (7.76%) Programme Management
4 9 (7.76%) Software Delivery
4 9 (7.76%) Software Deployment
4 9 (7.76%) Software Distribution
5 8 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (6.90%) Business Development
5 8 (6.90%) CRM
5 8 (6.90%) Problem Management
5 8 (6.90%) Service Management
5 8 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (6.03%) Analytics
6 7 (6.03%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (6.03%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 6 (5.17%) Business Analysis
7 6 (5.17%) Case Management
7 6 (5.17%) Pay per click
7 6 (5.17%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.93%) SQL
2 10 (8.62%) PowerShell
3 7 (6.03%) Perl
4 6 (5.17%) Shell Script
5 5 (4.31%) C
5 5 (4.31%) VB
6 4 (3.45%) Bash Shell
6 4 (3.45%) Java
7 2 (1.72%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.72%) PHP
7 2 (1.72%) VBScript
8 1 (0.86%) C#
8 1 (0.86%) Python
8 1 (0.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (21.55%) Security Cleared
2 17 (14.66%) SC Cleared
3 11 (9.48%) Degree
4 7 (6.03%) DV Cleared
5 6 (5.17%) MBA
6 5 (4.31%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (3.45%) CCNA
7 4 (3.45%) ISTQB
7 4 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (2.59%) CCNP
8 3 (2.59%) ISEB
8 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.72%) JNCIA
9 2 (1.72%) SCSA
9 2 (1.72%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.86%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.86%) CAPM
10 1 (0.86%) CCIE
10 1 (0.86%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.45%) SLA
2 1 (0.86%) JSP 440
2 1 (0.86%) QA
2 1 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (20.69%) Active Directory
2 17 (14.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.90%) vSphere
4 7 (6.03%) Hyper-V
4 7 (6.03%) VMware ESX
5 4 (3.45%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 3 (2.59%) vCloud
7 2 (1.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (1.72%) NFS
7 2 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.86%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.86%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (12.07%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (10.34%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 8 (6.90%) NetBackup
3 8 (6.90%) WSUS
4 5 (4.31%) AirWatch
4 5 (4.31%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (3.45%) OpenView
5 4 (3.45%) SCCM
6 3 (2.59%) Netcool
6 3 (2.59%) vRealize
7 2 (1.72%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (1.72%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (1.72%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.86%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.86%) HP SiteScope
8 1 (0.86%) NSN NetAct
8 1 (0.86%) SCOM
8 1 (0.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.86%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 30 (25.86%) VMware
2 25 (21.55%) Microsoft
3 24 (20.69%) Cisco
4 20 (17.24%) EMC
5 19 (16.38%) Oracle
6 16 (13.79%) IBM
7 11 (9.48%) Intel Security
8 8 (6.90%) 3PAR
9 6 (5.17%) Google
9 6 (5.17%) Veritas
10 5 (4.31%) MobileIron
10 5 (4.31%) SAP
10 5 (4.31%) Symantec
11 4 (3.45%) Avaya
11 4 (3.45%) CA
11 4 (3.45%) Citrix
11 4 (3.45%) Dell
11 4 (3.45%) Juniper
11 4 (3.45%) ServiceNow
12 3 (2.59%) Red Hat
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