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 3 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 17 13 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Contract jobs citing HP 21 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 7.75% 8.00% 3.95%
As % of the Vendors category 13.73% 14.52% 7.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 5
Average daily rate
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£179 £400 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.25% +50.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £254 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £494 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £182.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.66% -83.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +16.07%
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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
153 124 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 56.46% 55.11% 52.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 72 37
Average daily rate £375 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £165 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 3 5
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +81.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £22.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £74.00 £182.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.16%

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 3 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 3 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 23 (48.94%) Data Centre
2 21 (44.68%) Windows
3 19 (40.43%) Security Cleared
4 17 (36.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 15 (31.91%) VMware
6 14 (29.79%) McAfee
6 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
7 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (27.66%) Software Delivery
8 12 (25.53%) Software Deployment
9 11 (23.40%) Active Directory
9 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (21.28%) SMS
10 10 (21.28%) vSphere
10 10 (21.28%) SC Cleared
10 10 (21.28%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (21.28%) Migration
11 9 (19.15%) Software Distribution
12 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (17.02%) IBM
13 7 (14.89%) UNIX
13 7 (14.89%) DV Cleared
13 7 (14.89%) Release Management
13 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (12.77%) HP Data Protector
14 6 (12.77%) SQL
15 5 (10.64%) Regression Testing
15 5 (10.64%) HP UFT
15 5 (10.64%) LoadRunner
15 5 (10.64%) HTML

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (10.64%) MQSeries
1 5 (10.64%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.28%) SMS
2 4 (8.51%) DHCP
2 4 (8.51%) DNS
3 2 (4.26%) Ethernet
3 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.26%) iSCSI
3 2 (4.26%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.13%) 4G
4 1 (2.13%) VoLTE
4 1 (2.13%) SAN
4 1 (2.13%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) DB2
1 5 (10.64%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) HP UFT
1 5 (10.64%) LoadRunner
2 3 (6.38%) MSI
General
1 5 (10.64%) Retail
2 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.13%) Publishing
3 1 (2.13%) Billing
3 1 (2.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (23.40%) Support Engineer
2 7 (14.89%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (14.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (12.77%) Server Engineer
3 6 (12.77%) Server Support
3 6 (12.77%) Server Support Engineer
3 6 (12.77%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Test Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Architect
5 4 (8.51%) Applications Packager
5 4 (8.51%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Deployment Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Problem Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.13%) Programme Manager
8 1 (2.13%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) HTML
1 5 (10.64%) J2EE
1 5 (10.64%) XML
1 5 (10.64%) Flash
2 4 (8.51%) Application Packaging
3 1 (2.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (48.94%) Data Centre
2 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.26%) PMI
3 2 (4.26%) CLARiiON
3 2 (4.26%) VAX
3 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.26%) Celerra
3 2 (4.26%) EqualLogic
3 2 (4.26%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.13%) Economics
4 1 (2.13%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (44.68%) Windows
2 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (21.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (14.89%) UNIX
6 4 (8.51%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.26%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (4.26%) Solaris
7 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.26%) OpenVMS
8 1 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) Software Delivery
2 12 (25.53%) Software Deployment
3 10 (21.28%) Migration
4 9 (19.15%) Software Distribution
5 7 (14.89%) Release Management
6 5 (10.64%) Automated Testing
6 5 (10.64%) E-Commerce
6 5 (10.64%) Regression Testing
6 5 (10.64%) System Testing
7 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
7 4 (8.51%) Change Management
8 2 (4.26%) Programme Management
8 2 (4.26%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.26%) Project Management
8 2 (4.26%) ITIL
8 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.26%) Time Management
8 2 (4.26%) Data Migration
8 2 (4.26%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (4.26%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.77%) SQL
2 5 (10.64%) Java
2 5 (10.64%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.26%) VBScript
3 2 (4.26%) Ada
3 2 (4.26%) Assembly Language
3 2 (4.26%) Pascal
4 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (40.43%) Security Cleared
2 10 (21.28%) SC Cleared
3 7 (14.89%) DV Cleared
4 5 (10.64%) Degree
5 3 (6.38%) ISEB
5 3 (6.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (4.26%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (23.40%) Active Directory
3 10 (21.28%) vSphere
4 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.26%) XenApp
5 2 (4.26%) Terminal Server
5 2 (4.26%) Terminal Services
5 2 (4.26%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.13%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 17 (36.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (12.77%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (8.51%) SCCM
4 2 (4.26%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (4.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (2.13%) OpenView
5 1 (2.13%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) VMware
2 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 14 (29.79%) McAfee
3 8 (17.02%) IBM
4 3 (6.38%) Dell
5 2 (4.26%) EMC
5 2 (4.26%) Citrix
5 2 (4.26%) Sophos
5 2 (4.26%) Cisco
5 2 (4.26%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (2.13%) Fujitsu
6 1 (2.13%) Wall Street Systems
6 1 (2.13%) SevOne
6 1 (2.13%) SAP
6 1 (2.13%) Compaq