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 30 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 28 42 25
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Contract jobs citing HP 76 48 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 6.12% 3.65% 6.10%
As % of the Vendors category 13.79% 8.96% 14.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 29 31
Average daily rate
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£323 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.85% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £254 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £20.19 - £14.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.52%
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
551 536 420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 44.40% 40.76% 41.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 264 189
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £206 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 41 48
Average hourly rate £12.00 £15.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.04 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £20.50 £27.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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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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 +9 58 £310 -12.98% 2
High Wycombe +7 5 £500 +100.00%
Marlow - 3 - -
Buckingham - 1 - -
HP
South East

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 95 (62.50%) ITIL
2 69 (45.39%) Security Cleared
3 62 (40.79%) Service Management
4 57 (37.50%) SC Cleared
5 52 (34.21%) ITSM
6 45 (29.61%) SQL
6 45 (29.61%) MS Office
7 44 (28.95%) Microsoft
7 44 (28.95%) OVSD
8 40 (26.32%) MS Excel
9 39 (25.66%) DV Cleared
10 33 (21.71%) VMware
11 31 (20.39%) Windows
12 30 (19.74%) BMC
13 27 (17.76%) Cisco
13 27 (17.76%) CMDB
14 26 (17.11%) Finance
15 25 (16.45%) SLA
16 24 (15.79%) XML
17 23 (15.13%) CSS
17 23 (15.13%) HTML
17 23 (15.13%) Java
17 23 (15.13%) CA
17 23 (15.13%) Unit Testing
17 23 (15.13%) CMS
17 23 (15.13%) ServiceNow
18 21 (13.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 21 (13.82%) Incident Management
18 21 (13.82%) OpenView
19 20 (13.16%) NetApp

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 23 (15.13%) CMS
2 13 (8.55%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.92%) MS Exchange
4 6 (3.95%) Lync
5 3 (1.97%) IIS
5 3 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 45 (29.61%) MS Office
2 40 (26.32%) MS Excel
3 13 (8.55%) MS Visio
4 7 (4.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (4.61%) MS Project
5 2 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (3.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.97%) ResourceLink
2 3 (1.97%) assyst
3 1 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.63%) PaaS
2 3 (1.97%) Office 365
3 1 (0.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.89%) SAN
2 11 (7.24%) Firewall
3 8 (5.26%) Internet
4 7 (4.61%) TCP/IP
4 7 (4.61%) DNS
5 6 (3.95%) LAN
5 6 (3.95%) WAN
6 5 (3.29%) DWDM
6 5 (3.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (2.63%) BIG-IP
7 4 (2.63%) Network Security
7 4 (2.63%) iSCSI
7 4 (2.63%) SNMP
8 3 (1.97%) DHCP
8 3 (1.97%) Intranet
9 1 (0.66%) MGCP
9 1 (0.66%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.66%) VoIP
9 1 (0.66%) WLAN
9 1 (0.66%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.61%) Crystal Reports
2 7 (4.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.97%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (3.29%) HP UFT
1 5 (3.29%) LoadRunner
2 3 (1.97%) JMeter
3 2 (1.32%) Selenium
3 2 (1.32%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.66%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.66%) JIRA
General
1 26 (17.11%) Finance
2 7 (4.61%) Automotive
3 5 (3.29%) Retail
4 3 (1.97%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.32%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.32%) Banking
6 1 (0.66%) Electronics
6 1 (0.66%) Marketing
6 1 (0.66%) Advertising
6 1 (0.66%) Military
Job Titles
1 35 (23.03%) Analyst
2 21 (13.82%) Developer
2 21 (13.82%) ServiceNow Developer
3 17 (11.18%) Test Analyst
4 15 (9.87%) Incident Manager
5 10 (6.58%) Architect
6 7 (4.61%) Tester
6 7 (4.61%) 1st Line Support
6 7 (4.61%) Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (3.95%) Service Manager
8 5 (3.29%) Service Analyst
8 5 (3.29%) Project Manager
8 5 (3.29%) Consultant
8 5 (3.29%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (3.29%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (3.29%) Technical Manager
8 5 (3.29%) Configuration Analyst
8 5 (3.29%) Technical Services Manager
9 4 (2.63%) PMO Manager
9 4 (2.63%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (15.79%) XML
2 23 (15.13%) HTML
2 23 (15.13%) CSS
3 18 (11.84%) Web Services
4 2 (1.32%) WCF
4 2 (1.32%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.66%) XML Messaging
5 1 (0.66%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.66%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (17.76%) CMDB
2 19 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 9 (5.92%) Management Information System
4 8 (5.26%) PMI
5 6 (3.95%) Economics
5 6 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.29%) Clustering
7 4 (2.63%) Mainframe
7 4 (2.63%) HP Storage
7 4 (2.63%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.97%) EMC VNXe
8 3 (1.97%) HP StoreVirtual
8 3 (1.97%) Blog
8 3 (1.97%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.66%) Replication
9 1 (0.66%) APACS
9 1 (0.66%) HACMP
9 1 (0.66%) Biometrics
9 1 (0.66%) DTV
9 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 31 (20.39%) Windows
2 15 (9.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (9.21%) UNIX
4 13 (8.55%) Linux
4 13 (8.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.29%) AIX
7 4 (2.63%) Solaris
7 4 (2.63%) Ubuntu
7 4 (2.63%) CentOS
7 4 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.32%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.66%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.66%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.66%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (62.50%) ITIL
2 62 (40.79%) Service Management
3 52 (34.21%) ITSM
4 23 (15.13%) Unit Testing
5 21 (13.82%) Incident Management
6 20 (13.16%) ITIL V3
7 19 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 19 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
7 19 (12.50%) Workflow
8 18 (11.84%) Content Management
9 16 (10.53%) Change Management
9 16 (10.53%) Project Management
9 16 (10.53%) Test Scripting
10 15 (9.87%) Data Analysis
10 15 (9.87%) Change Control
11 13 (8.55%) Matrix Management
12 12 (7.89%) Service Delivery
13 10 (6.58%) Regression Testing
14 9 (5.92%) Migration
14 9 (5.92%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 45 (29.61%) SQL
2 23 (15.13%) Java
3 10 (6.58%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.97%) T-SQL
4 3 (1.97%) VB
4 3 (1.97%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 69 (45.39%) Security Cleared
2 57 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 39 (25.66%) DV Cleared
4 21 (13.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 11 (7.24%) ISEB
6 10 (6.58%) ISTQB
6 10 (6.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (5.26%) PMI Certification
8 6 (3.95%) PMP
9 5 (3.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (2.63%) MCSE
10 4 (2.63%) Degree
11 3 (1.97%) CCNP
11 3 (1.97%) CCNA
11 3 (1.97%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (1.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (1.32%) MCSA
13 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (0.66%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (16.45%) SLA
2 8 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 19 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 14 (9.21%) Active Directory
4 13 (8.55%) vSphere
5 6 (3.95%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (3.29%) VMware ESX
7 4 (2.63%) NFS
8 3 (1.97%) UAG
9 2 (1.32%) XenApp
10 1 (0.66%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 44 (28.95%) OVSD
2 21 (13.82%) OpenView
3 14 (9.21%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (5.26%) SCCM
5 6 (3.95%) SCOM
5 6 (3.95%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 5 (3.29%) EMC VPLEX
7 4 (2.63%) Cisco Prime
7 4 (2.63%) WhatsUp Gold
8 3 (1.97%) HP UCMDB
8 3 (1.97%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 3 (1.97%) Backup Exec
9 2 (1.32%) WSUS
10 1 (0.66%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (0.66%) Control-M
10 1 (0.66%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.66%) Cisco UCCX
10 1 (0.66%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
10 1 (0.66%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 44 (28.95%) Microsoft
2 33 (21.71%) VMware
3 30 (19.74%) BMC
4 27 (17.76%) Cisco
5 23 (15.13%) CA
5 23 (15.13%) ServiceNow
6 20 (13.16%) NetApp
7 9 (5.92%) EMC
7 9 (5.92%) Brocade
8 7 (4.61%) Citrix
8 7 (4.61%) Red Hat
9 6 (3.95%) IBM
9 6 (3.95%) NetScout
9 6 (3.95%) F5
10 5 (3.29%) 3PAR
11 4 (2.63%) Remedy
12 3 (1.97%) McAfee
12 3 (1.97%) CheckPoint
12 3 (1.97%) SAP
12 3 (1.97%) Dell
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