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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 46 63 35
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -28
Contract jobs citing HP 47 18 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.60% 1.70% 4.04%
As % of the Vendors category 7.91% 4.04% 8.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 13 12
Average daily rate
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£290 £283 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% -22.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £259 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £347 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 4
Average hourly rate £11.00 £27.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +103.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £27.50 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £27.50 £13.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.90 £15.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +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
594 445 376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 45.48% 42.14% 47.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 214 146
Average daily rate £350 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £150 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 61 47
Average hourly rate £12.42 £13.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% -3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.26 £9.00 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £28.00 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +12 37 £278 -1.76% 8
High Wycombe +5 4 £213 -43.33% 1
Marlow - - - -
Gerrards Cross - - - -
HP
South East

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 27 (34.18%) Security Cleared
2 26 (32.91%) Windows
3 25 (31.65%) SC Cleared
4 20 (25.32%) VMware
5 19 (24.05%) Finance
6 18 (22.78%) ITIL
7 17 (21.52%) HP Quality Center
8 16 (20.25%) VMware Infrastructure
8 16 (20.25%) Incident Management
9 15 (18.99%) NetApp
10 14 (17.72%) Cisco
11 13 (16.46%) Fibre Channel
12 12 (15.19%) Active Directory
12 12 (15.19%) MS Excel
13 11 (13.92%) SQL
13 11 (13.92%) Microsoft
13 11 (13.92%) Configuration Management
14 10 (12.66%) Migration
15 9 (11.39%) Telecoms
15 9 (11.39%) Windows Server 2003
15 9 (11.39%) Remedy
15 9 (11.39%) SAN
15 9 (11.39%) SLA
15 9 (11.39%) Hitachi
15 9 (11.39%) Crystal Reports
15 9 (11.39%) Windows Server 2008
16 8 (10.13%) Hyper-V
16 8 (10.13%) Capacity Management
16 8 (10.13%) EMC
16 8 (10.13%) IBM

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (5.06%) IIS
2 3 (3.80%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.27%) Apache
3 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.27%) MediaWiki
3 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (15.19%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.33%) MS Office
3 3 (3.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.27%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.46%) Fibre Channel
2 9 (11.39%) SAN
3 7 (8.86%) iSCSI
4 5 (6.33%) WAN
4 5 (6.33%) DHCP
4 5 (6.33%) Firewall
5 4 (5.06%) DNS
6 3 (3.80%) LAN
6 3 (3.80%) VPN
6 3 (3.80%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.53%) BIG-IP
7 2 (2.53%) PSTN
7 2 (2.53%) ISDN
8 1 (1.27%) SMS
8 1 (1.27%) VoIP
8 1 (1.27%) WLAN
8 1 (1.27%) Wireless
8 1 (1.27%) MPLS
8 1 (1.27%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.27%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.39%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (5.06%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.80%) PowerCenter
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Selenium
1 2 (2.53%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (2.53%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.27%) TestDirector
2 1 (1.27%) JIRA
2 1 (1.27%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.27%) WatiN
2 1 (1.27%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.27%) eggPlant
General
1 19 (24.05%) Finance
2 9 (11.39%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.33%) Automotive
4 4 (5.06%) Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (27.85%) Analyst
2 11 (13.92%) Test Analyst
3 7 (8.86%) Test Manager
3 7 (8.86%) Support Analyst
3 7 (8.86%) Support Engineer
3 7 (8.86%) Storage Engineer
4 5 (6.33%) Applications Support
4 5 (6.33%) Incident Manager
4 5 (6.33%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (5.06%) Network Engineer
5 4 (5.06%) Project Manager
5 4 (5.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (3.80%) Field Engineer
6 3 (3.80%) Tester
6 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (3.80%) Consultant
7 2 (2.53%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (2.53%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (2.53%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.53%) XML
2 1 (1.27%) .NET
2 1 (1.27%) Web Services
2 1 (1.27%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) EMC Centera
2 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.06%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.80%) CMDB
4 1 (1.27%) EPoS
4 1 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.27%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (32.91%) Windows
2 9 (11.39%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (11.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (6.33%) Windows XP
3 5 (6.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.80%) Linux
4 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.53%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.53%) HPUX
6 1 (1.27%) UNIX
6 1 (1.27%) CentOS
6 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.78%) ITIL
2 16 (20.25%) Incident Management
3 11 (13.92%) Configuration Management
4 10 (12.66%) Migration
5 8 (10.13%) Capacity Management
6 7 (8.86%) Change Control
7 6 (7.59%) Software Testing
7 6 (7.59%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (6.33%) Service Management
8 5 (6.33%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.33%) Web Testing
8 5 (6.33%) Waterfall
8 5 (6.33%) Test Strategy
9 4 (5.06%) Test Planning
9 4 (5.06%) QMS
9 4 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (3.80%) ITSM
10 3 (3.80%) Performance Testing
10 3 (3.80%) Problem Management
10 3 (3.80%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.92%) SQL
2 3 (3.80%) VB
2 3 (3.80%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.27%) C#
3 1 (1.27%) Java
3 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (34.18%) Security Cleared
2 25 (31.65%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.86%) ISEB
3 7 (8.86%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (5.06%) ISTQB
4 4 (5.06%) Degree
5 3 (3.80%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (2.53%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.27%) HND
7 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.27%) CCIE
7 1 (1.27%) CCDE
7 1 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.39%) SLA
2 4 (5.06%) QA
3 2 (2.53%) BS15000
System Software
1 16 (20.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (15.19%) Active Directory
3 8 (10.13%) Hyper-V
4 7 (8.86%) NFS
5 3 (3.80%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.27%) Firmware
6 1 (1.27%) XenApp
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.27%) vSphere
6 1 (1.27%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 17 (21.52%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (6.33%) SCCM
3 4 (5.06%) HP UCMDB
3 4 (5.06%) OVSD
4 3 (3.80%) SCOM
5 2 (2.53%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.27%) OpenView
6 1 (1.27%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.27%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 20 (25.32%) VMware
2 15 (18.99%) NetApp
3 14 (17.72%) Cisco
4 11 (13.92%) Microsoft
5 9 (11.39%) Remedy
5 9 (11.39%) Hitachi
6 8 (10.13%) EMC
6 8 (10.13%) IBM
7 7 (8.86%) 3PAR
7 7 (8.86%) Brocade
8 6 (7.59%) Oracle
9 5 (6.33%) Citrix
10 4 (5.06%) SAP
11 3 (3.80%) Dell
11 3 (3.80%) Informatica
11 3 (3.80%) AppSense
12 2 (2.53%) F5
12 2 (2.53%) CheckPoint
12 2 (2.53%) Juniper
12 2 (2.53%) Apple
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