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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 8 30 20
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -10
Contract jobs citing HP 25 2 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 10.59% 0.88% 8.23%
As % of the Vendors category 19.38% 1.65% 13.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Average daily rate
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£410 £280 £205
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.58% +36.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £280 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £280 £237
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.45% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £182.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £13.86 £13.71
% change year-on-year
+17.22% +1.11%
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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
129 121 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 54.66% 53.54% 60.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 53 47
Average daily rate £400 £314 £342
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.38% -8.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £450 £462
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 8
Average hourly rate £39.00 £11.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+246.66% -43.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 30 (61.22%) Data Centre
2 24 (48.98%) Windows
3 21 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 19 (38.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
5 18 (36.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (36.73%) VMware
6 16 (32.65%) vSphere
6 16 (32.65%) McAfee
7 15 (30.61%) Software Delivery
8 14 (28.57%) Active Directory
8 14 (28.57%) SMS
8 14 (28.57%) Software Deployment
9 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (26.53%) SC Cleared
9 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (24.49%) DV Cleared
10 12 (24.49%) Software Distribution
10 12 (24.49%) Migration
11 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (22.45%) HP Data Protector
11 11 (22.45%) IBM
12 7 (14.29%) SQL
12 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (12.24%) DB2
13 6 (12.24%) UNIX
13 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP
13 6 (12.24%) Retail
13 6 (12.24%) Windows 7
14 5 (10.20%) DbVisualizer

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (10.20%) MQSeries
1 5 (10.20%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.12%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Office
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.57%) SMS
2 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP
3 5 (10.20%) DHCP
3 5 (10.20%) DNS
4 4 (8.16%) WAN
4 4 (8.16%) LAN
5 3 (6.12%) SAN
6 2 (4.08%) iSCSI
6 2 (4.08%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (4.08%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.04%) FTP
7 1 (2.04%) HTTP
7 1 (2.04%) SNA
7 1 (2.04%) 4G
7 1 (2.04%) VoLTE
7 1 (2.04%) Internet
7 1 (2.04%) 3G
7 1 (2.04%) APPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) DB2
2 5 (10.20%) DbVisualizer
3 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (10.20%) LoadRunner
2 3 (6.12%) MSI
General
1 6 (12.24%) Retail
2 4 (8.16%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (24.49%) Support Engineer
2 9 (18.37%) Server Support
2 9 (18.37%) Server Engineer
2 9 (18.37%) Server Support Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (10.20%) Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) Test Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Architect
5 4 (8.16%) Applications Packager
5 4 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Administrator
6 3 (6.12%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.08%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) Deployment Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Problem Manager
8 1 (2.04%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) HTML
1 5 (10.20%) J2EE
1 5 (10.20%) XML
1 5 (10.20%) Flash
2 4 (8.16%) Application Packaging
3 1 (2.04%) Middleware
3 1 (2.04%) APPC
Miscellaneous
1 30 (61.22%) Data Centre
2 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.08%) EqualLogic
3 2 (4.08%) CLARiiON
3 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.08%) Celerra
4 1 (2.04%) iSeries
4 1 (2.04%) Economics
4 1 (2.04%) AS400
4 1 (2.04%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (48.98%) Windows
2 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (12.24%) UNIX
4 6 (12.24%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.12%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.04%) OS/400
6 1 (2.04%) Linux
6 1 (2.04%) i5/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) Software Delivery
2 14 (28.57%) Software Deployment
3 12 (24.49%) Software Distribution
3 12 (24.49%) Migration
4 5 (10.20%) Regression Testing
4 5 (10.20%) E-Commerce
4 5 (10.20%) Automated Testing
4 5 (10.20%) System Testing
5 4 (8.16%) Release Management
6 3 (6.12%) Operations Management
6 3 (6.12%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.08%) Time Management
7 2 (4.08%) Data Migration
7 2 (4.08%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.08%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (2.04%) Fault Management
8 1 (2.04%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.04%) Project Management
8 1 (2.04%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.04%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.29%) SQL
2 5 (10.20%) Java
2 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.04%) RPG
3 1 (2.04%) C
3 1 (2.04%) COBOL
3 1 (2.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 13 (26.53%) SC Cleared
3 12 (24.49%) DV Cleared
4 5 (10.20%) Degree
5 3 (6.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (6.12%) ISEB
6 1 (2.04%) IBM Certification
System Software
1 18 (36.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (32.65%) vSphere
3 14 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 4 (8.16%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (6.12%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.08%) Terminal Server
6 2 (4.08%) Terminal Services
6 2 (4.08%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.04%) XenApp
7 1 (2.04%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 19 (38.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 11 (22.45%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (6.12%) HP SIM
3 3 (6.12%) vMotion
3 3 (6.12%) SCCM
4 2 (4.08%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.04%) HP NNM
5 1 (2.04%) OpenView
5 1 (2.04%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
1 18 (36.73%) VMware
2 16 (32.65%) McAfee
3 11 (22.45%) IBM
4 5 (10.20%) Dell
5 2 (4.08%) EMC
5 2 (4.08%) Cisco
6 1 (2.04%) SAP
6 1 (2.04%) Citrix
6 1 (2.04%) NetIQ
6 1 (2.04%) SevOne