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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 18 51 27
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -24
Contract jobs citing HP 90 36 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 7.48% 2.92% 5.79%
As % of the Vendors category 17.14% 6.91% 13.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 17 24
Average daily rate
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£326 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.38% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £210 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £422 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £328 £328
% change year-on-year
+6.10% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 8
Average hourly rate £20.19 £12.00 £13.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.20% -14.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £13.75 £13.71
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +0.29%
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
525 521 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 43.64% 42.32% 44.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 266 186
Average daily rate £329 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 42 48
Average hourly rate £25.00 £14.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.41% +3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £8.75 £10.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.00 £23.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +21 53 £320 -1.53% 5
High Wycombe - 12 £388 - 4
Buckingham - 1 - -
HP
South East

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 77 (60.16%) ITIL
2 62 (48.44%) Security Cleared
3 55 (42.97%) SC Cleared
4 54 (42.19%) Service Management
5 43 (33.59%) ITSM
6 37 (28.91%) MS Office
6 37 (28.91%) OVSD
7 34 (26.56%) SQL
7 34 (26.56%) Windows
8 29 (22.66%) MS Excel
8 29 (22.66%) Microsoft
8 29 (22.66%) DV Cleared
9 26 (20.31%) Cisco
9 26 (20.31%) BMC
10 25 (19.53%) VMware
11 24 (18.75%) CMDB
12 23 (17.97%) Finance
12 23 (17.97%) SLA
12 23 (17.97%) Java
13 20 (15.63%) CMS
13 20 (15.63%) HTML
13 20 (15.63%) CSS
13 20 (15.63%) XML
13 20 (15.63%) CA
13 20 (15.63%) Incident Management
13 20 (15.63%) ServiceNow
14 19 (14.84%) Unit Testing
14 19 (14.84%) OpenView
14 19 (14.84%) NetApp
15 17 (13.28%) Workflow

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 20 (15.63%) CMS
2 9 (7.03%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.47%) IIS
4 6 (4.69%) MS Exchange
5 5 (3.91%) Lync
6 2 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.78%) Apache
7 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.78%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 37 (28.91%) MS Office
2 29 (22.66%) MS Excel
3 8 (6.25%) MS Visio
4 5 (3.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.34%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.78%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.69%) PaaS
2 3 (2.34%) Office 365
3 2 (1.56%) IaaS
3 2 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.81%) DNS
2 7 (5.47%) DHCP
3 6 (4.69%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.69%) BIG-IP
4 5 (3.91%) iSCSI
4 5 (3.91%) SAN
4 5 (3.91%) DWDM
4 5 (3.91%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (3.13%) Firewall
5 4 (3.13%) SNMP
6 3 (2.34%) Network Security
6 3 (2.34%) CDMA
6 3 (2.34%) GSM
6 3 (2.34%) Internet
7 2 (1.56%) LAN
7 2 (1.56%) WAN
8 1 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.78%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (0.78%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.34%) MySQL
5 2 (1.56%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 7 (5.47%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (3.13%) eggPlant
2 4 (3.13%) LoadRunner
2 4 (3.13%) Selenium
3 3 (2.34%) JMeter
3 3 (2.34%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.78%) JIRA
4 1 (0.78%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.78%) Ranorex
General
1 23 (17.97%) Finance
2 5 (3.91%) Automotive
3 3 (2.34%) Banking
3 3 (2.34%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.78%) Marketing
5 1 (0.78%) Retail
5 1 (0.78%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (17.19%) Analyst
2 18 (14.06%) Developer
2 18 (14.06%) ServiceNow Developer
3 15 (11.72%) Incident Manager
4 10 (7.81%) Test Analyst
5 9 (7.03%) Architect
6 8 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 8 (6.25%) Consultant
6 8 (6.25%) Service Manager
7 5 (3.91%) Technical Manager
7 5 (3.91%) Configuration Analyst
7 5 (3.91%) Technical Services Manager
7 5 (3.91%) Tester
7 5 (3.91%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (3.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 4 (3.13%) Test Manager
8 4 (3.13%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 4 (3.13%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (3.13%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (2.34%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (15.63%) HTML
1 20 (15.63%) CSS
1 20 (15.63%) XML
2 17 (13.28%) Web Services
3 1 (0.78%) WCF
3 1 (0.78%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.75%) CMDB
2 9 (7.03%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.47%) PMI
4 4 (3.13%) Economics
5 3 (2.34%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.34%) Blog
5 3 (2.34%) iPhone
5 3 (2.34%) iPad
5 3 (2.34%) Clustering
5 3 (2.34%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.78%) CCTV
7 1 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.78%) DTV
7 1 (0.78%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.78%) EMC Centera
7 1 (0.78%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 34 (26.56%) Windows
2 15 (11.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (10.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (9.38%) Linux
5 10 (7.81%) UNIX
6 9 (7.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (4.69%) Windows 7
8 5 (3.91%) Ubuntu
8 5 (3.91%) CentOS
8 5 (3.91%) Apple iOS
9 4 (3.13%) Windows XP
9 4 (3.13%) AIX
9 4 (3.13%) Solaris
10 3 (2.34%) Android
10 3 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.78%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (60.16%) ITIL
2 54 (42.19%) Service Management
3 43 (33.59%) ITSM
4 20 (15.63%) Incident Management
5 19 (14.84%) Unit Testing
6 17 (13.28%) Workflow
6 17 (13.28%) Knowledge Management
6 17 (13.28%) Content Management
7 15 (11.72%) Data Analysis
8 14 (10.94%) User Acceptance Testing
8 14 (10.94%) Project Management
8 14 (10.94%) Change Control
9 13 (10.16%) ITIL V3
9 13 (10.16%) Matrix Management
10 11 (8.59%) Change Management
11 10 (7.81%) Migration
12 9 (7.03%) Service Delivery
12 9 (7.03%) Capacity Management
13 8 (6.25%) Information Assurance
13 8 (6.25%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (26.56%) SQL
2 23 (17.97%) Java
3 10 (7.81%) PowerShell
4 8 (6.25%) VB
5 5 (3.91%) VBScript
6 3 (2.34%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 62 (48.44%) Security Cleared
2 55 (42.97%) SC Cleared
3 29 (22.66%) DV Cleared
4 9 (7.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 7 (5.47%) PMI Certification
6 6 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (3.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (3.91%) MCSE
8 4 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (3.13%) PMP
9 3 (2.34%) ISTQB
9 3 (2.34%) Degree
9 3 (2.34%) ISEB
10 2 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (1.56%) CCIE
10 2 (1.56%) CCNP
10 2 (1.56%) CCNA
10 2 (1.56%) CCDE
10 2 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.78%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (17.97%) SLA
2 7 (5.47%) QA
System Software
1 16 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 16 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 13 (10.16%) Active Directory
3 9 (7.03%) vSphere
4 6 (4.69%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (3.91%) NFS
6 3 (2.34%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.56%) UAG
8 1 (0.78%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 37 (28.91%) OVSD
2 19 (14.84%) OpenView
3 14 (10.94%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (4.69%) SCCM
4 6 (4.69%) SCOM
5 5 (3.91%) Backup Exec
6 4 (3.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (3.13%) Cisco Prime
6 4 (3.13%) WhatsUp Gold
7 3 (2.34%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (2.34%) HP UCMDB
8 2 (1.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (22.66%) Microsoft
2 26 (20.31%) Cisco
2 26 (20.31%) BMC
3 25 (19.53%) VMware
4 20 (15.63%) CA
4 20 (15.63%) ServiceNow
5 19 (14.84%) NetApp
6 10 (7.81%) Brocade
7 8 (6.25%) F5
7 8 (6.25%) Citrix
8 7 (5.47%) Dell
9 6 (4.69%) EMC
9 6 (4.69%) IBM
9 6 (4.69%) NetScout
10 5 (3.91%) 3PAR
11 4 (3.13%) GFI Software
11 4 (3.13%) Symantec
12 3 (2.34%) AppSense
12 3 (2.34%) Infoblox
12 3 (2.34%) SAP
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