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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 43 46 41
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing HP 41 34 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.28% 3.42% 3.21%
As % of the Vendors category 7.45% 8.06% 6.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 22 15
Average daily rate
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£275 £283 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.82% -12.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £258 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £435 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £11.25 £30.25 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.80% +142.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £14.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -1.72%
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
550 422 439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 43.96% 42.50% 48.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 198 214
Average daily rate £335 £350 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £158 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 52 41
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.55 £8.90 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.50 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -5.10%

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 23 October 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

HP Hourly Rate Histogram 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 23 October 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 -2 27 £278 - 4
High Wycombe -3 7 £238 -36.66% 1
Aylesbury - - - -
Chesham - - - -
Gerrards Cross - - - - 1
HP
South East

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 33 (39.29%) Security Cleared
2 26 (30.95%) SC Cleared
3 24 (28.57%) ITIL
4 23 (27.38%) VMware
5 22 (26.19%) Finance
6 18 (21.43%) HP UCMDB
7 17 (20.24%) Windows
8 16 (19.05%) Cisco
8 16 (19.05%) NetApp
8 16 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (17.86%) SQL
10 14 (16.67%) Service Management
10 14 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
11 12 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
11 12 (14.29%) DV Cleared
11 12 (14.29%) Service Delivery
12 11 (13.10%) Microsoft
13 10 (11.90%) SAN
13 10 (11.90%) CMDB
14 9 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (10.71%) Hitachi
14 9 (10.71%) Oracle
14 9 (10.71%) Configuration Management
15 8 (9.52%) Active Directory
15 8 (9.52%) IBM
15 8 (9.52%) EMC
15 8 (9.52%) NFS
15 8 (9.52%) iSCSI
15 8 (9.52%) Incident Management
16 7 (8.33%) Brocade

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 5 (5.95%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.57%) Apache
3 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.76%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) IaaS
1 1 (1.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
2 10 (11.90%) SAN
3 8 (9.52%) iSCSI
4 5 (5.95%) WAN
5 4 (4.76%) Firewall
5 4 (4.76%) SNMP
5 4 (4.76%) Network Security
6 3 (3.57%) LAN
6 3 (3.57%) LDAP
6 3 (3.57%) VPN
7 2 (2.38%) ISDN
7 2 (2.38%) PSTN
7 2 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.19%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.19%) NAS
8 1 (1.19%) xDSL
8 1 (1.19%) SMS
8 1 (1.19%) VoIP
8 1 (1.19%) WLAN
8 1 (1.19%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.19%) DB2
3 1 (1.19%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (2.38%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.19%) Selenium
2 1 (1.19%) JIRA
2 1 (1.19%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.19%) WatiN
2 1 (1.19%) TestDirector
2 1 (1.19%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 22 (26.19%) Finance
2 6 (7.14%) Automotive
3 4 (4.76%) Banking
4 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.19%) Retail
5 1 (1.19%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (19.05%) Analyst
2 9 (10.71%) Consultant
3 8 (9.52%) Test Analyst
3 8 (9.52%) Storage Engineer
4 7 (8.33%) Architect
5 6 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 6 (7.14%) Incident Manager
6 5 (5.95%) Support Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) Service Manager
7 4 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) ITIL Consultant
8 3 (3.57%) Tester
8 3 (3.57%) Test Manager
8 3 (3.57%) Business Analyst
8 3 (3.57%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (2.38%) Team Leader
9 2 (2.38%) Network Architect
9 2 (2.38%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (2.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.38%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.57%) LAMP
2 2 (2.38%) Web Services
2 2 (2.38%) XML
2 2 (2.38%) .NET
3 1 (1.19%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.90%) CMDB
2 7 (8.33%) EMC Centera
3 4 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.38%) Clustering
6 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.19%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.24%) Windows
2 5 (5.95%) HPUX
2 5 (5.95%) Linux
3 3 (3.57%) Ubuntu
3 3 (3.57%) CentOS
4 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.38%) UNIX
4 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.19%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.57%) ITIL
2 14 (16.67%) Service Management
3 12 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 9 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (10.71%) Configuration Management
5 8 (9.52%) Incident Management
6 7 (8.33%) Waterfall
7 6 (7.14%) Network Management
7 6 (7.14%) ITIL V3
7 6 (7.14%) Change Control
7 6 (7.14%) Capacity Management
7 6 (7.14%) Web Testing
8 4 (4.76%) ITSM
8 4 (4.76%) Project Management
8 4 (4.76%) PRINCE2
8 4 (4.76%) Software Testing
9 3 (3.57%) Problem Management
9 3 (3.57%) Performance Management
9 3 (3.57%) System Testing
9 3 (3.57%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (17.86%) SQL
2 3 (3.57%) C
3 2 (2.38%) Java
4 1 (1.19%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.19%) C#
4 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (39.29%) Security Cleared
2 26 (30.95%) SC Cleared
3 12 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 7 (8.33%) ISEB
5 5 (5.95%) ISTQB
5 5 (5.95%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (4.76%) Degree
7 1 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.19%) HND
7 1 (1.19%) CISSP
7 1 (1.19%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.19%) CISA
7 1 (1.19%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.95%) QA
2 2 (2.38%) BS15000
2 2 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 8 (9.52%) NFS
3 5 (5.95%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.57%) Squid
4 3 (3.57%) Postfix
4 3 (3.57%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.19%) XenApp
5 1 (1.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (21.43%) HP UCMDB
2 14 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (4.76%) WhatsUp Gold
3 4 (4.76%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (3.57%) OVSD
4 3 (3.57%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 2 (2.38%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.19%) SCCM
6 1 (1.19%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.19%) OpenView
6 1 (1.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.19%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (27.38%) VMware
2 16 (19.05%) Cisco
2 16 (19.05%) NetApp
3 11 (13.10%) Microsoft
4 9 (10.71%) Hitachi
4 9 (10.71%) Oracle
5 8 (9.52%) IBM
5 8 (9.52%) EMC
6 7 (8.33%) Brocade
6 7 (8.33%) 3PAR
7 4 (4.76%) SAP
8 3 (3.57%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.38%) Remedy
9 2 (2.38%) Symantec
9 2 (2.38%) Citrix
9 2 (2.38%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.19%) IronPort
10 1 (1.19%) Telerik
10 1 (1.19%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.19%) F5
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