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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 44 57 31
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -26
Contract jobs citing HP 44 20 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.86% 1.96% 4.88%
As % of the Vendors category 8.19% 4.72% 11.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 16
Average daily rate
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£308 £320 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.90% -7.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £215 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £330
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Average hourly rate £11.21 £15.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.26% +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.70 £15.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-8.66% +9.09%
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
537 424 343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 47.11% 41.61% 44.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 222 133
Average daily rate £350 £388 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 37 41
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.49 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.15 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 January 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 January 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 +10 40 £295 -6.34% 8
High Wycombe - - - -
Marlow - - - -
HP
South East

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 29 (37.66%) Windows
1 29 (37.66%) Security Cleared
2 27 (35.06%) SC Cleared
3 21 (27.27%) ITIL
4 20 (25.97%) VMware
5 18 (23.38%) Finance
6 17 (22.08%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (19.48%) HP Quality Center
7 15 (19.48%) NetApp
7 15 (19.48%) Active Directory
8 14 (18.18%) Cisco
9 13 (16.88%) Incident Management
10 12 (15.58%) MS Excel
11 11 (14.29%) Hyper-V
11 11 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
12 10 (12.99%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (12.99%) SLA
12 10 (12.99%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (12.99%) Configuration Management
12 10 (12.99%) Migration
13 9 (11.69%) Remedy
13 9 (11.69%) Microsoft
13 9 (11.69%) NFS
13 9 (11.69%) Crystal Reports
13 9 (11.69%) SQL
13 9 (11.69%) Change Control
13 9 (11.69%) Capacity Management
13 9 (11.69%) iSCSI
14 8 (10.39%) MS Office
14 8 (10.39%) Telecoms

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 4 (5.19%) IIS
2 3 (3.90%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.30%) Apache
3 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.30%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 12 (15.58%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.39%) MS Office
3 5 (6.49%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.30%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.19%) PaaS
2 2 (2.60%) SaaS
2 2 (2.60%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
2 9 (11.69%) iSCSI
3 7 (9.09%) SAN
4 6 (7.79%) WAN
5 5 (6.49%) DHCP
6 4 (5.19%) BIG-IP
6 4 (5.19%) LAN
6 4 (5.19%) DNS
6 4 (5.19%) Firewall
7 3 (3.90%) CDMA
7 3 (3.90%) GSM
7 3 (3.90%) VPN
7 3 (3.90%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.30%) MPLS
8 1 (1.30%) ISDN
8 1 (1.30%) PSTN
8 1 (1.30%) SMS
8 1 (1.30%) VoIP
8 1 (1.30%) WLAN
8 1 (1.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.69%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.90%) PowerCenter
3 1 (1.30%) MySQL
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.49%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (6.49%) Selenium
2 4 (5.19%) eggPlant
3 3 (3.90%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.60%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.30%) TestDirector
5 1 (1.30%) JIRA
5 1 (1.30%) Ranorex
5 1 (1.30%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.30%) WatiN
5 1 (1.30%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (23.38%) Finance
2 8 (10.39%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.30%) Automotive
3 1 (1.30%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (25.97%) Analyst
2 9 (11.69%) Test Analyst
3 7 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 7 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 6 (7.79%) Tester
4 6 (7.79%) Test Manager
5 5 (6.49%) Applications Support
5 5 (6.49%) Storage Engineer
5 5 (6.49%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.19%) Consultant
6 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) Field Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) Service Manager
7 3 (3.90%) Software Tester
7 3 (3.90%) Network Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (3.90%) Architect
7 3 (3.90%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (2.60%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.30%) Web Services
1 1 (1.30%) XML
1 1 (1.30%) .NET
1 1 (1.30%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.49%) EMC Centera
2 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.19%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.90%) iPhone
3 3 (3.90%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.90%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.90%) iPad
4 1 (1.30%) Clustering
4 1 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.30%) PMI
4 1 (1.30%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 29 (37.66%) Windows
2 10 (12.99%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (12.99%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (6.49%) Windows XP
3 5 (6.49%) Apple iOS
3 5 (6.49%) Windows 7
4 4 (5.19%) Linux
5 3 (3.90%) Android
5 3 (3.90%) Ubuntu
5 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.90%) CentOS
6 2 (2.60%) HPUX
7 1 (1.30%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.27%) ITIL
2 13 (16.88%) Incident Management
3 10 (12.99%) Configuration Management
3 10 (12.99%) Migration
4 9 (11.69%) Change Control
4 9 (11.69%) Capacity Management
5 6 (7.79%) ITSM
5 6 (7.79%) Service Management
6 4 (5.19%) Test Automation
6 4 (5.19%) Test Planning
6 4 (5.19%) QMS
6 4 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (3.90%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.90%) System Testing
7 3 (3.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (3.90%) Performance Testing
7 3 (3.90%) Web Testing
7 3 (3.90%) Software Testing
7 3 (3.90%) Network Design
7 3 (3.90%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.69%) SQL
2 6 (7.79%) VB
3 4 (5.19%) Java
4 3 (3.90%) VBScript
4 3 (3.90%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.30%) C#
Qualifications
1 29 (37.66%) Security Cleared
2 27 (35.06%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (5.19%) ISEB
5 3 (3.90%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.90%) Degree
5 3 (3.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (2.60%) CCDE
6 2 (2.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.60%) A+ Certification
6 2 (2.60%) CCIE
6 2 (2.60%) MCSE
7 1 (1.30%) HND
7 1 (1.30%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.99%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) BS15000
2 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 17 (22.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (19.48%) Active Directory
3 11 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 9 (11.69%) NFS
5 3 (3.90%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (3.90%) vSphere
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.30%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.30%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (19.48%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (6.49%) OVSD
3 4 (5.19%) SCCM
4 3 (3.90%) Backup Exec
4 3 (3.90%) SCOM
5 2 (2.60%) HP UCMDB
6 1 (1.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.30%) OpenView
6 1 (1.30%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.30%) WSUS
6 1 (1.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 20 (25.97%) VMware
2 15 (19.48%) NetApp
3 14 (18.18%) Cisco
4 9 (11.69%) Remedy
4 9 (11.69%) Microsoft
5 6 (7.79%) Hitachi
5 6 (7.79%) EMC
5 6 (7.79%) IBM
6 5 (6.49%) Oracle
6 5 (6.49%) Citrix
6 5 (6.49%) Dell
6 5 (6.49%) Brocade
6 5 (6.49%) 3PAR
7 4 (5.19%) F5
8 3 (3.90%) AppSense
8 3 (3.90%) Juniper
8 3 (3.90%) Informatica
9 2 (2.60%) GFI Software
9 2 (2.60%) Apple
9 2 (2.60%) CheckPoint
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Competitive Daily Rate
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