The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 25 9 21
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Contract jobs citing HP 13 22 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 4.50% 10.23% 5.26%
As % of the Vendors category 8.67% 20.18% 10.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 8
Average daily rate
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£179 £400 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.25% +44.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £254 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £494 £342
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Average hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.66% +81.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.29 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.24% +8.03%
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Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
150 109 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 51.90% 50.70% 48.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 66 35
Average daily rate £375 £313 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £150 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 3 8
Average hourly rate £24.00 £30.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +81.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £22.80 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £74.00 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region citing HP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HP.

1 18 (47.37%) Data Centre
2 15 (39.47%) Windows
3 14 (36.84%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 14 (36.84%) Security Cleared
4 12 (31.58%) McAfee
5 11 (28.95%) Software Delivery
6 10 (26.32%) Software Deployment
6 10 (26.32%) Migration
6 10 (26.32%) VMware
7 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
8 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
8 8 (21.05%) SMS
8 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (18.42%) vSphere
9 7 (18.42%) Release Management
9 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
9 7 (18.42%) IBM
9 7 (18.42%) UNIX
9 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (18.42%) Software Distribution
9 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (15.79%) SQL
11 5 (13.16%) HTML
11 5 (13.16%) Java
11 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
11 5 (13.16%) J2EE
11 5 (13.16%) DB2
11 5 (13.16%) XML
11 5 (13.16%) Flash

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region citing HP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.16%) MQSeries
1 5 (13.16%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) SMS
2 4 (10.53%) DHCP
2 4 (10.53%) DNS
3 2 (5.26%) iSCSI
3 2 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.63%) 4G
4 1 (2.63%) VoLTE
4 1 (2.63%) SAN
4 1 (2.63%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) DB2
1 5 (13.16%) DbVisualizer
2 1 (2.63%) Big Data
2 1 (2.63%) IDOL
2 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) HP UFT
1 5 (13.16%) LoadRunner
2 2 (5.26%) MSI
General
1 5 (13.16%) Retail
2 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Publishing
3 1 (2.63%) Billing
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Support Engineer
2 7 (18.42%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (13.16%) Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Test Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Software Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Server Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) Server Support
5 3 (7.89%) Applications Packager
5 3 (7.89%) Server Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Programme Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.63%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) HTML
1 5 (13.16%) J2EE
1 5 (13.16%) XML
1 5 (13.16%) Flash
2 3 (7.89%) Application Packaging
3 1 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (47.37%) Data Centre
2 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.26%) PMI
3 2 (5.26%) CLARiiON
3 2 (5.26%) VAX
3 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.26%) Celerra
3 2 (5.26%) EqualLogic
3 2 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.63%) Economics
4 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.63%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (39.47%) Windows
2 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (18.42%) UNIX
4 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (5.26%) Solaris
6 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.26%) OpenVMS
7 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Software Delivery
2 10 (26.32%) Software Deployment
2 10 (26.32%) Migration
3 7 (18.42%) Release Management
3 7 (18.42%) Software Distribution
4 5 (13.16%) System Testing
4 5 (13.16%) Automated Testing
4 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
4 5 (13.16%) Regression Testing
5 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
5 4 (10.53%) Change Management
6 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.26%) Programme Management
6 2 (5.26%) Project Management
6 2 (5.26%) ITIL
6 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.26%) Time Management
6 2 (5.26%) Data Migration
6 2 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) SQL
2 5 (13.16%) Java
2 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.26%) VBScript
3 2 (5.26%) Ada
3 2 (5.26%) Assembly Language
3 2 (5.26%) Pascal
4 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
3 5 (13.16%) Degree
4 3 (7.89%) ISEB
4 3 (7.89%) DV Cleared
4 3 (7.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (5.26%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
1 8 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (18.42%) vSphere
3 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.26%) XenApp
3 2 (5.26%) Terminal Server
3 2 (5.26%) Terminal Services
3 2 (5.26%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.63%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 14 (36.84%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (7.89%) SCCM
2 3 (7.89%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.63%) OpenView
4 1 (2.63%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) McAfee
2 10 (26.32%) VMware
3 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
4 7 (18.42%) IBM
5 2 (5.26%) Dell Compellent
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco
5 2 (5.26%) Sophos
5 2 (5.26%) Dell
5 2 (5.26%) EMC
5 2 (5.26%) Citrix
6 1 (2.63%) SAP
6 1 (2.63%) Compaq
6 1 (2.63%) Fujitsu
6 1 (2.63%) Wall Street Systems
6 1 (2.63%) Vertica
6 1 (2.63%) SevOne