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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 48 43 37
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Contract jobs citing HP 78 103 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.56% 4.10% 4.41%
As % of the Vendors category 7.10% 8.09% 9.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 50 37
Median daily rate £350 £360 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £208 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £476 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +4.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 20 12
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.50 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +2.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £17.07
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +2.51%
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
1098 1273 1098
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 50.07% 50.62% 45.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 576 692 507
Median daily rate £401 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 60 49
Median hourly rate £13.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £33.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.93 £17.77 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -1.27%

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 September 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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +18 36 £325 -16.12% 13
Bracknell +3 17 £388 +133.08%
Maidenhead -7 5 £360 -4.00% 2
Slough -8 4 £375 +13.63%
Newbury -4 3 £308 -36.59% 1
Wokingham - 2 £413 - 1
HP
South East

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 77 (44.51%) Windows
2 65 (37.57%) Security Cleared
3 54 (31.21%) Windows Server
4 47 (27.17%) Microsoft
5 43 (24.86%) Active Directory
6 41 (23.70%) ITIL
7 39 (22.54%) EMC
8 36 (20.81%) MS Office
9 35 (20.23%) Linux
9 35 (20.23%) Oracle
9 35 (20.23%) Windows Server 2008
10 34 (19.65%) SAN
11 32 (18.50%) SC Cleared
12 31 (17.92%) DV Cleared
12 31 (17.92%) SQL
13 30 (17.34%) Data Centre
14 29 (16.76%) VMware
15 28 (16.18%) SQL Server
15 28 (16.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
16 27 (15.61%) MS Exchange
17 25 (14.45%) NetBackup
17 25 (14.45%) Unix
18 23 (13.29%) SLA
18 23 (13.29%) Windows Server 2003
19 22 (12.72%) Cisco
20 21 (12.14%) AIX
20 21 (12.14%) Netcool
20 21 (12.14%) VMware Infrastructure
21 20 (11.56%) Intel Security
21 20 (11.56%) IBM

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 27 (15.61%) MS Exchange
2 18 (10.40%) SharePoint
3 10 (5.78%) IIS
4 8 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (4.62%) Live Communications Server
4 8 (4.62%) Skype for Business
5 7 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (2.31%) CMS
8 4 (2.31%) OpenStack
9 3 (1.73%) Documentum
10 1 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.58%) Confluence
10 1 (0.58%) iPlanet
10 1 (0.58%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.58%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.58%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 36 (20.81%) MS Office
2 16 (9.25%) MS Excel
3 12 (6.94%) MS Visio
4 6 (3.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.58%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (2.89%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle BRM
2 1 (0.58%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.05%) HP Helion
2 6 (3.47%) Office 365
3 3 (1.73%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.16%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.58%) FinancialForce.com
5 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (19.65%) SAN
2 16 (9.25%) Firewall
3 14 (8.09%) DNS
4 13 (7.51%) DHCP
5 12 (6.94%) Internet
5 12 (6.94%) LAN
5 12 (6.94%) SMS
5 12 (6.94%) Unified Communications
5 12 (6.94%) WAN
6 8 (4.62%) TCP/IP
7 6 (3.47%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (3.47%) Ethernet
7 6 (3.47%) Skype
8 5 (2.89%) SMTP
9 4 (2.31%) Network Security
9 4 (2.31%) VoIP
10 3 (1.73%) Diameter Protocol
10 3 (1.73%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 3 (1.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 3 (1.73%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (16.18%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.67%) MS Access
3 7 (4.05%) DB2
4 6 (3.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (3.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.58%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.58%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.58%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (3.47%) ClearCase
3 5 (2.89%) Ant
3 5 (2.89%) ClearQuest
3 5 (2.89%) Maven
4 4 (2.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (2.31%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (1.73%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.73%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.73%) Subversion
6 2 (1.16%) JIRA
6 2 (1.16%) TestRail
General
1 13 (7.51%) Finance
1 13 (7.51%) Telecoms
2 5 (2.89%) Electronics
3 1 (0.58%) Advertising
3 1 (0.58%) Banking
3 1 (0.58%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (15.61%) Support Engineer
2 26 (15.03%) 3rd Line Support
3 22 (12.72%) Analyst
4 17 (9.83%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 17 (9.83%) Consultant
5 16 (9.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 16 (9.25%) Architect
6 13 (7.51%) Linux Support
7 12 (6.94%) Administrator
8 11 (6.36%) Test Analyst
9 9 (5.20%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (5.20%) Windows Engineer
10 8 (4.62%) Developer
10 8 (4.62%) Windows Support Engineer
11 7 (4.05%) Solutions Architect
12 6 (3.47%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
12 6 (3.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (3.47%) Network Engineer
12 6 (3.47%) Support Specialist
12 6 (3.47%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.36%) HTML
2 8 (4.62%) Web Services
3 7 (4.05%) Middleware
4 6 (3.47%) CGI
5 5 (2.89%) .NET
5 5 (2.89%) XML
6 4 (2.31%) ASP.NET
6 4 (2.31%) CSS
7 1 (0.58%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.58%) Flash
7 1 (0.58%) J2EE
7 1 (0.58%) JSP
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.34%) Data Centre
2 18 (10.40%) Clustering
3 11 (6.36%) Statistics
4 8 (4.62%) CMDB
4 8 (4.62%) Fat Client
4 8 (4.62%) Thin Client
5 6 (3.47%) EMC VNX
6 5 (2.89%) Private Cloud
6 5 (2.89%) Replication
7 4 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.31%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.31%) Smart Meter
8 3 (1.73%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.16%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.16%) HP Storage
9 2 (1.16%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.16%) Mobile Computing
10 1 (0.58%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.58%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 77 (44.51%) Windows
2 54 (31.21%) Windows Server
3 35 (20.23%) Linux
3 35 (20.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (14.45%) Unix
5 23 (13.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (12.14%) AIX
7 19 (10.98%) Windows XP
8 18 (10.40%) Windows 7
9 16 (9.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (8.67%) Solaris
11 9 (5.20%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (4.05%) Android
13 4 (2.31%) SUSE
13 4 (2.31%) Windows 10
14 3 (1.73%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (23.70%) ITIL
2 16 (9.25%) Software Distribution
2 16 (9.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 15 (8.67%) Configuration Management
3 15 (8.67%) High Availability
3 15 (8.67%) Problem Management
4 13 (7.51%) Release Management
4 13 (7.51%) Service Delivery
5 12 (6.94%) Software Delivery
5 12 (6.94%) Software Deployment
6 10 (5.78%) Migration
6 10 (5.78%) Service Management
7 9 (5.20%) Compliance Management
7 9 (5.20%) ITIL V3
8 8 (4.62%) CRM
8 8 (4.62%) ITSM
9 7 (4.05%) Network Management
9 7 (4.05%) Project Management
10 6 (3.47%) Data Privacy
10 6 (3.47%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (17.92%) SQL
2 18 (10.40%) PowerShell
3 10 (5.78%) Perl
4 8 (4.62%) JavaScript
5 6 (3.47%) Java
5 6 (3.47%) Shell Script
6 5 (2.89%) VB
7 4 (2.31%) C#
7 4 (2.31%) Python
8 3 (1.73%) C
8 3 (1.73%) VBA
Qualifications
1 65 (37.57%) Security Cleared
2 32 (18.50%) SC Cleared
3 31 (17.92%) DV Cleared
4 12 (6.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (5.20%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (5.20%) RHCE
6 8 (4.62%) MCP
7 7 (4.05%) CCNA
7 7 (4.05%) Degree
8 6 (3.47%) MCSE
9 5 (2.89%) ISTQB
10 4 (2.31%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (2.31%) CCNP
11 3 (1.73%) ISEB
12 2 (1.16%) BC Cleared
12 2 (1.16%) CCIE
12 2 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (1.16%) MCSA
12 2 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.58%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (13.29%) SLA
2 3 (1.73%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.58%) GAAP
3 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 43 (24.86%) Active Directory
2 21 (12.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (7.51%) vSphere
4 10 (5.78%) Oracle RAC
5 9 (5.20%) Hyper-V
5 9 (5.20%) KVM
6 8 (4.62%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.73%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.73%) XenApp
8 2 (1.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.58%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (0.58%) Firmware
9 1 (0.58%) UAG
Systems Management
1 28 (16.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 25 (14.45%) NetBackup
3 21 (12.14%) Netcool
4 16 (9.25%) EMC NetWorker
5 15 (8.67%) WSUS
6 12 (6.94%) HP Quality Center
7 8 (4.62%) HP Data Protector
7 8 (4.62%) Unicenter
7 8 (4.62%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 6 (3.47%) Puppet
9 5 (2.89%) AirWatch
9 5 (2.89%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (2.89%) SCCM
10 4 (2.31%) BMC PATROL
10 4 (2.31%) OpenView
11 3 (1.73%) Amdocs OSS
11 3 (1.73%) Ansible
11 3 (1.73%) Nagios
11 3 (1.73%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (1.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 47 (27.17%) Microsoft
2 39 (22.54%) EMC
3 35 (20.23%) Oracle
4 29 (16.76%) VMware
5 22 (12.72%) Cisco
6 20 (11.56%) IBM
6 20 (11.56%) Intel Security
7 19 (10.98%) Veritas
8 17 (9.83%) Red Hat
9 15 (8.67%) Citrix
10 12 (6.94%) BMC
11 9 (5.20%) Symantec
12 8 (4.62%) Dell
12 8 (4.62%) Meridio
13 7 (4.05%) 3PAR
13 7 (4.05%) CA
13 7 (4.05%) Juniper
13 7 (4.05%) ServiceNow
13 7 (4.05%) Veeam
14 5 (2.89%) MobileIron
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