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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 7 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Contract jobs citing HP 29 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 12.39% 7.66% 3.15%
As % of the Vendors category 21.48% 15.52% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £290 £133
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% +118.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £265 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £347 £139
UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 £16.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -57.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £14.88
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +0.84%
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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
135 116 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 57.69% 49.36% 63.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 32 31
Average daily rate £306 £316 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.16% -2.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £250 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £393 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 4
Average hourly rate £30.00 £16.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -57.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 19 September 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 22 (73.33%) Security Cleared
2 15 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 15 (50.00%) Windows
3 14 (46.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 14 (46.67%) Software Distribution
4 12 (40.00%) Software Deployment
4 12 (40.00%) McAfee
4 12 (40.00%) SMS
5 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
8 6 (20.00%) DHCP
8 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 6 (20.00%) DNS
8 6 (20.00%) VMware
8 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (16.67%) MCITP
9 5 (16.67%) Release Management
9 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (16.67%) Red Hat
9 5 (16.67%) Linux
9 5 (16.67%) MCSE
9 5 (16.67%) ITIL
10 3 (10.00%) C
10 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
10 3 (10.00%) Validation
10 3 (10.00%) DV Cleared

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.33%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) PaaS
1 2 (6.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) SMS
2 6 (20.00%) DHCP
2 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (6.67%) Network Security
3 2 (6.67%) Firewall
3 2 (6.67%) Internet
3 2 (6.67%) VPN
4 1 (3.33%) SAN
4 1 (3.33%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
1 2 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Back Office
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Legal
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (6.67%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 2 (6.67%) Security Engineer
2 2 (6.67%) Consultant
2 2 (6.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (6.67%) Architect
2 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (3.33%) Analyst
3 1 (3.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (3.33%) DBA
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (3.33%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (3.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (3.33%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (3.33%) Handset
1 1 (3.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Phone
5 2 (6.67%) Android
5 2 (6.67%) UNIX
6 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Software Distribution
2 12 (40.00%) Software Deployment
3 5 (16.67%) Release Management
3 5 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (10.00%) Validation
5 2 (6.67%) Change Control
5 2 (6.67%) Security Architecture
5 2 (6.67%) Test Management
5 2 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.67%) Information Security
5 2 (6.67%) Change Management
5 2 (6.67%) Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.33%) CRM
6 1 (3.33%) Migration
6 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.33%) Automated Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) C
2 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (73.33%) Security Cleared
2 15 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (16.67%) MCITP
3 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (16.67%) MCSE
4 3 (10.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.33%) CCA
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.33%) MCP
5 1 (3.33%) Degree
5 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (46.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.33%) SCCM
3 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) McAfee
2 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.00%) VMware
4 5 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.67%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.67%) Juniper
6 1 (3.33%) Nortel
6 1 (3.33%) Citrix
6 1 (3.33%) Avaya
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco
6 1 (3.33%) BT
6 1 (3.33%) Fujitsu