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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 13 14 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing HP 21 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 8.40% 6.97% 2.38%
As % of the Vendors category 14.79% 13.82% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Average daily rate
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£389 £205 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+89.63% -36.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 £21.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.35% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
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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
142 123 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 56.80% 50.41% 46.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 50 25
Average daily rate £375 £352 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.53% +0.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £205 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £453 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 12
Average hourly rate £16.50 £22.84 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.76% +98.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £13.50 £11.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £33.50 £36.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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 18 December 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

HP Hourly Rate Histogram in Bracknell

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 33 (67.35%) Security Cleared
2 25 (51.02%) SC Cleared
3 24 (48.98%) Windows
4 22 (44.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 21 (42.86%) McAfee
5 21 (42.86%) Software Distribution
6 20 (40.82%) Software Deployment
6 20 (40.82%) SMS
6 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
7 15 (30.61%) VMware
8 14 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (22.45%) Active Directory
12 10 (20.41%) TCP/IP
12 10 (20.41%) Linux
13 8 (16.33%) DNS
13 8 (16.33%) DHCP
14 7 (14.29%) MCSE
14 7 (14.29%) ITIL
14 7 (14.29%) Red Hat
14 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (14.29%) MCITP
14 7 (14.29%) Retail
14 7 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (14.29%) vSphere
15 6 (12.24%) Release Management
15 6 (12.24%) IBM
16 5 (10.20%) UNIX

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.04%) IIS
2 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.04%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.16%) MS Office
3 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) IaaS
1 2 (4.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (40.82%) SMS
2 10 (20.41%) TCP/IP
3 8 (16.33%) DNS
3 8 (16.33%) DHCP
4 4 (8.16%) SAN
4 4 (8.16%) Internet
5 3 (6.12%) LAN
5 3 (6.12%) WAN
6 2 (4.08%) Network Security
6 2 (4.08%) FTP
6 2 (4.08%) HTTP
6 2 (4.08%) VPN
6 2 (4.08%) SNA
6 2 (4.08%) Firewall
6 2 (4.08%) APPN
7 1 (2.04%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.08%) DB2
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (14.29%) Retail
2 4 (8.16%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.08%) Finance
4 1 (2.04%) Back Office
4 1 (2.04%) German Language
4 1 (2.04%) Legal
4 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (12.24%) Architect
1 6 (12.24%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (10.20%) Support Engineer
3 3 (6.12%) Server Support
3 3 (6.12%) Technical Architect
3 3 (6.12%) Consultant
3 3 (6.12%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 3 (6.12%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (6.12%) Server Engineer
3 3 (6.12%) Server Support Engineer
4 2 (4.08%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (4.08%) Security Engineer
4 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (4.08%) Network Engineer
4 2 (4.08%) Project Manager
4 2 (4.08%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (2.04%) Administrator
5 1 (2.04%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) Software Packaging
2 2 (4.08%) APPC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) AS400
1 2 (4.08%) iSeries
2 1 (2.04%) PKI
2 1 (2.04%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 24 (48.98%) Windows
2 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (20.41%) Linux
5 7 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (10.20%) UNIX
7 3 (6.12%) Windows XP
7 3 (6.12%) Windows 7
7 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (4.08%) Windows Phone
8 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
8 2 (4.08%) Android
8 2 (4.08%) i5/OS
8 2 (4.08%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) Software Distribution
2 20 (40.82%) Software Deployment
3 7 (14.29%) ITIL
4 6 (12.24%) Release Management
5 5 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (10.20%) Validation
6 4 (8.16%) Project Management
7 2 (4.08%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.08%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (4.08%) Change Control
7 2 (4.08%) Security Architecture
7 2 (4.08%) Migration
7 2 (4.08%) Information Security
7 2 (4.08%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (4.08%) Test Management
7 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.08%) Change Management
8 1 (2.04%) CRM
8 1 (2.04%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) C
2 2 (4.08%) COBOL
2 2 (4.08%) RPG
2 2 (4.08%) SQL
3 1 (2.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (67.35%) Security Cleared
2 25 (51.02%) SC Cleared
3 7 (14.29%) MCSE
3 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (14.29%) MCITP
3 7 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (10.20%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.08%) IBM Certification
6 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.04%) CCA
6 1 (2.04%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.04%) MCP
6 1 (2.04%) Degree
6 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (22.45%) Active Directory
3 7 (14.29%) vSphere
4 3 (6.12%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.12%) KVM
5 2 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.08%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 22 (44.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (6.12%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (4.08%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (4.08%) Tivoli NetView
4 1 (2.04%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 21 (42.86%) McAfee
2 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
3 15 (30.61%) VMware
4 7 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 6 (12.24%) IBM
6 4 (8.16%) Cisco
6 4 (8.16%) Dell
7 2 (4.08%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.08%) NetIQ
7 2 (4.08%) Juniper
8 1 (2.04%) CA
8 1 (2.04%) Avaya
8 1 (2.04%) Nortel
8 1 (2.04%) Citrix
8 1 (2.04%) BT