The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 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.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 49 50 46
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing HP 21 46 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.65% 3.25% 3.07%
As % of the Vendors category 5.61% 7.24% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 26 20
Median daily rate £308 £310 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.80% +11.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £131 £145 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £473 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +72.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £17.29
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +1.24%
HP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Vendors Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
374 635 518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 47.16% 44.88% 42.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 301 252
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £230 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £563 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 31 43
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.05 £26.00 £20.57
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing HP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HP across the Buckinghamshire region.

HP Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HP across the Buckinghamshire region.

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

HP
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -12 15 £270 -10.00% 5
Marlow - 2 £343 - 1
HP
South East

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for HP.

1 31 (53.45%) ITIL
2 26 (44.83%) Microsoft
3 21 (36.21%) Windows
4 18 (31.03%) Security Cleared
5 17 (29.31%) MS Office
5 17 (29.31%) Finance
6 15 (25.86%) Service Management
7 14 (24.14%) SC Cleared
7 14 (24.14%) ITIL V3
8 12 (20.69%) VMware
9 11 (18.97%) MS Excel
10 10 (17.24%) SLA
10 10 (17.24%) Active Directory
10 10 (17.24%) ITSM
10 10 (17.24%) Management Information System
11 9 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (15.52%) OVSD
11 9 (15.52%) ISEB
11 9 (15.52%) SQL
11 9 (15.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 9 (15.52%) DV Cleared
12 8 (13.79%) HP Quality Center
12 8 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (13.79%) Software Testing
12 8 (13.79%) Test Scripting
12 8 (13.79%) SAN
12 8 (13.79%) Project Management
13 7 (12.07%) Change Management
13 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (10.34%) SCOM

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.34%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (6.90%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.45%) CMS
3 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.72%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (29.31%) MS Office
2 11 (18.97%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (6.90%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.72%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.79%) SAN
2 4 (6.90%) DNS
2 4 (6.90%) iSCSI
2 4 (6.90%) LAN
2 4 (6.90%) WAN
3 3 (5.17%) DHCP
4 2 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (3.45%) Firewall
4 2 (3.45%) Skype
4 2 (3.45%) SMTP
5 1 (1.72%) VLAN
5 1 (1.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 17 (29.31%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Retail
3 4 (6.90%) Banking
4 3 (5.17%) Marketing
4 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.45%) Electronics
5 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.72%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 24 (41.38%) Analyst
2 7 (12.07%) Test Analyst
3 5 (8.62%) Change Analyst
3 5 (8.62%) Service Analyst
3 5 (8.62%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (6.90%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 4 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (6.90%) Active Directory Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) Architect
5 3 (5.17%) Consultant
5 3 (5.17%) SAN Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) SAN Specialist
5 3 (5.17%) Server Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) Test Leader
5 3 (5.17%) UAT Lead
5 3 (5.17%) UAT Test Lead
5 3 (5.17%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) Wintel Server Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) LAN Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) LAN Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) CSS
1 2 (3.45%) HTML
1 2 (3.45%) Web Services
1 2 (3.45%) XML
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.90%) Blackberry
2 4 (6.90%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.90%) Smartphone
3 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) CMDB
4 1 (1.72%) Clustering
4 1 (1.72%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.72%) HP Storage
4 1 (1.72%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.72%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.21%) Windows
2 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (10.34%) Linux
3 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (8.62%) CentOS
5 4 (6.90%) Ubuntu
5 4 (6.90%) Windows 7
5 4 (6.90%) Windows Server
6 3 (5.17%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.45%) Android
8 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.72%) Unix
8 1 (1.72%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (53.45%) ITIL
2 15 (25.86%) Service Management
3 14 (24.14%) ITIL V3
4 10 (17.24%) ITSM
5 9 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (13.79%) Project Management
6 8 (13.79%) Software Testing
6 8 (13.79%) Test Scripting
7 7 (12.07%) Change Management
8 6 (10.34%) Test Planning
8 6 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (8.62%) Capacity Management
9 5 (8.62%) System Integration Testing
9 5 (8.62%) Virtual Environments
10 4 (6.90%) Change Control
10 4 (6.90%) Incident Management
10 4 (6.90%) Service Delivery
10 4 (6.90%) System Testing
10 4 (6.90%) Validation
10 4 (6.90%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.52%) SQL
2 5 (8.62%) Java
3 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.45%) VB
4 1 (1.72%) C
4 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (31.03%) Security Cleared
2 14 (24.14%) SC Cleared
3 9 (15.52%) DV Cleared
3 9 (15.52%) ISEB
3 9 (15.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (8.62%) ISTQB
4 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (6.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (3.45%) Degree
6 2 (3.45%) MCSE
6 2 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.24%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 10 (17.24%) Active Directory
2 8 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.62%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (6.90%) NFS
4 4 (6.90%) vSphere
5 2 (3.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (3.45%) Firmware
5 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.45%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.45%) XenApp
6 1 (1.72%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 9 (15.52%) OVSD
2 8 (13.79%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (10.34%) SCOM
4 2 (3.45%) AirWatch
4 2 (3.45%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.45%) HP SIM
4 2 (3.45%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (3.45%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (3.45%) WSUS
5 1 (1.72%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.72%) OpenView
5 1 (1.72%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (1.72%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 26 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 12 (20.69%) VMware
3 6 (10.34%) NetApp
4 5 (8.62%) 3PAR
4 5 (8.62%) Cisco
4 5 (8.62%) Symantec
5 4 (6.90%) Dell
5 4 (6.90%) IBM
5 4 (6.90%) Remedy
6 3 (5.17%) Bloomberg
6 3 (5.17%) EMC
6 3 (5.17%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.17%) Reuters
6 3 (5.17%) SAP
7 2 (3.45%) Blue Coat
7 2 (3.45%) BMC
7 2 (3.45%) CA
7 2 (3.45%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.45%) Citrix
7 2 (3.45%) CommVault
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