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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 10 24 20
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Contract jobs citing HP 26 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 8.64% 5.64% 5.26%
As % of the Vendors category 16.46% 10.22% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +60.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.07% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.58% +5.00%
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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
158 186 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 52.49% 55.19% 50.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 76 36
Average daily rate £350 £314 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.46% -10.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £195 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 24 5
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £11.25 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £27.88 £15.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.13
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -3.44%

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
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 30 March 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 (53.49%) Windows
2 22 (51.16%) Security Cleared
3 19 (44.19%) Microsoft
3 19 (44.19%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 18 (41.86%) VMware
4 18 (41.86%) SC Cleared
5 17 (39.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (37.21%) McAfee
7 15 (34.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (34.88%) SMS
7 15 (34.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (34.88%) Software Deployment
7 15 (34.88%) Software Delivery
8 14 (32.56%) Software Distribution
8 14 (32.56%) Active Directory
9 13 (30.23%) vSphere
10 12 (27.91%) DV Cleared
11 11 (25.58%) HP Data Protector
11 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (20.93%) TCP/IP
13 8 (18.60%) Migration
13 8 (18.60%) IBM
14 6 (13.95%) Dell
15 5 (11.63%) DNS
15 5 (11.63%) DHCP
15 5 (11.63%) WAN
15 5 (11.63%) LAN
15 5 (11.63%) Manufacturing
16 4 (9.30%) Linux
16 4 (9.30%) SAN

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 3 (6.98%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 15 (34.88%) SMS
2 9 (20.93%) TCP/IP
3 5 (11.63%) LAN
3 5 (11.63%) WAN
3 5 (11.63%) DHCP
3 5 (11.63%) DNS
4 4 (9.30%) SAN
5 2 (4.65%) Internet
5 2 (4.65%) APPN
5 2 (4.65%) Ethernet
5 2 (4.65%) FTP
5 2 (4.65%) HTTP
5 2 (4.65%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) DB2
1 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MSI
General
1 5 (11.63%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.98%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Server Support
1 9 (20.93%) Support Engineer
1 9 (20.93%) Server Engineer
1 9 (20.93%) Server Support Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 4 (9.30%) Applications Packager
3 4 (9.30%) Architect
4 3 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (6.98%) Administrator
5 2 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Technical Architect
5 2 (4.65%) Problem Manager
6 1 (2.33%) Applications Architect
6 1 (2.33%) Systems Architect
6 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (2.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 1 (2.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) Application Packaging
2 2 (4.65%) APPC
3 1 (2.33%) Middleware
3 1 (2.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) AS400
1 2 (4.65%) iSeries
2 1 (2.33%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.33%) PKI
2 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (53.49%) Windows
2 15 (34.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (34.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (9.30%) Windows 7
4 4 (9.30%) Linux
5 2 (4.65%) Windows XP
5 2 (4.65%) OS/400
5 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.65%) i5/OS
5 2 (4.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) Software Deployment
1 15 (34.88%) Software Delivery
2 14 (32.56%) Software Distribution
3 8 (18.60%) Migration
4 3 (6.98%) Operations Management
5 2 (4.65%) Time Management
5 2 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.65%) Project Management
5 2 (4.65%) Validation
6 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.33%) Release Management
6 1 (2.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) C
1 2 (4.65%) COBOL
1 2 (4.65%) RPG
1 2 (4.65%) SQL
1 2 (4.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (51.16%) Security Cleared
2 18 (41.86%) SC Cleared
3 12 (27.91%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.65%) MCSE
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.65%) IBM Certification
4 2 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (4.65%) MCITP
5 1 (2.33%) Degree
System Software
1 17 (39.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (32.56%) Active Directory
3 13 (30.23%) vSphere
4 4 (9.30%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.65%) PowerHA
5 2 (4.65%) Terminal Server
5 2 (4.65%) Terminal Services
5 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.33%) XenApp
6 1 (2.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 19 (44.19%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 11 (25.58%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (6.98%) HP SIM
3 3 (6.98%) vMotion
4 2 (4.65%) Tivoli NetView
5 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (44.19%) Microsoft
2 18 (41.86%) VMware
3 16 (37.21%) McAfee
4 8 (18.60%) IBM
5 6 (13.95%) Dell
6 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.65%) NetIQ
7 1 (2.33%) Cisco
7 1 (2.33%) Citrix
7 1 (2.33%) CA
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