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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 39 40 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Contract jobs citing HP 57 41 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.15% 3.43% 5.15%
As % of the Vendors category 9.08% 8.06% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 26 31
Average daily rate
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£310 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £240 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £400 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.29 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.24% +8.03%
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
628 509 434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 45.77% 42.63% 39.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 263 207
Average daily rate £388 £343 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.13% +3.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 29 35
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.85 £8.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £16.57 £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +4 45 £310 -12.98% 4
Marlow - 3 - -
Aylesbury - 2 - -
HP
South East

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 83 (58.04%) ITIL
2 57 (39.86%) Security Cleared
3 51 (35.66%) Service Management
4 50 (34.97%) ITSM
5 49 (34.27%) SQL
6 45 (31.47%) SC Cleared
7 44 (30.77%) Microsoft
8 36 (25.17%) MS Office
9 32 (22.38%) Windows
9 32 (22.38%) VMware
9 32 (22.38%) OVSD
10 31 (21.68%) MS Excel
11 30 (20.98%) BMC
11 30 (20.98%) Finance
11 30 (20.98%) DV Cleared
12 27 (18.88%) CMDB
13 25 (17.48%) XML
14 24 (16.78%) Cisco
15 23 (16.08%) CA
15 23 (16.08%) CSS
15 23 (16.08%) HTML
15 23 (16.08%) Java
15 23 (16.08%) Unit Testing
15 23 (16.08%) CMS
15 23 (16.08%) ServiceNow
16 21 (14.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 20 (13.99%) Workflow
17 20 (13.99%) NetApp
17 20 (13.99%) Data Centre
17 20 (13.99%) ITIL V3

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (16.08%) CMS
2 13 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 11 (7.69%) MS Exchange
4 6 (4.20%) Lync
5 5 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (2.80%) IIS
7 2 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.70%) Confluence
8 1 (0.70%) JBoss
8 1 (0.70%) Apache
Applications
1 36 (25.17%) MS Office
2 31 (21.68%) MS Excel
3 14 (9.79%) MS Visio
4 8 (5.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (4.90%) MS Project
6 2 (1.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (4.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.10%) ResourceLink
2 3 (2.10%) assyst
3 1 (0.70%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.70%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.70%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.10%) Office 365
2 2 (1.40%) PaaS
3 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.49%) SAN
2 12 (8.39%) Firewall
3 8 (5.59%) Internet
3 8 (5.59%) TCP/IP
4 7 (4.90%) DNS
5 6 (4.20%) LAN
5 6 (4.20%) WAN
6 4 (2.80%) SNMP
6 4 (2.80%) Network Security
7 3 (2.10%) DWDM
7 3 (2.10%) Intranet
7 3 (2.10%) DHCP
7 3 (2.10%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (1.40%) BIG-IP
8 2 (1.40%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.70%) Wireless
9 1 (0.70%) MGCP
9 1 (0.70%) VoIP
9 1 (0.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.39%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.90%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (4.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.10%) MySQL
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.70%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (3.50%) LoadRunner
2 4 (2.80%) HP UFT
3 3 (2.10%) JMeter
3 3 (2.10%) Selenium
4 2 (1.40%) WebDriver
4 2 (1.40%) JIRA
5 1 (0.70%) SoapUI
General
1 30 (20.98%) Finance
2 6 (4.20%) Retail
3 5 (3.50%) Automotive
4 2 (1.40%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.40%) Banking
5 1 (0.70%) Advertising
5 1 (0.70%) Military
5 1 (0.70%) Marketing
5 1 (0.70%) Electronics
5 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (23.78%) Analyst
2 21 (14.69%) Developer
2 21 (14.69%) ServiceNow Developer
3 16 (11.19%) Test Analyst
4 9 (6.29%) Architect
5 7 (4.90%) Project Manager
5 7 (4.90%) Tester
5 7 (4.90%) 1st Line Support
5 7 (4.90%) Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (4.20%) Service Manager
7 5 (3.50%) Service Analyst
7 5 (3.50%) Administrator
7 5 (3.50%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (3.50%) Technical Manager
7 5 (3.50%) Configuration Analyst
7 5 (3.50%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (3.50%) Technical Services Manager
7 5 (3.50%) Incident Manager
8 4 (2.80%) PMO Manager
8 4 (2.80%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (17.48%) XML
2 23 (16.08%) HTML
2 23 (16.08%) CSS
3 19 (13.29%) Web Services
4 2 (1.40%) WCF
4 2 (1.40%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.70%) XML Messaging
5 1 (0.70%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.70%) SOAP
5 1 (0.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (18.88%) CMDB
2 20 (13.99%) Data Centre
3 9 (6.29%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.90%) PMI
4 7 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.20%) Economics
6 5 (3.50%) Clustering
7 4 (2.80%) Mainframe
7 4 (2.80%) HP Storage
7 4 (2.80%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.10%) EMC VNXe
8 3 (2.10%) HP StoreVirtual
8 3 (2.10%) Blog
8 3 (2.10%) Device Driver
9 2 (1.40%) Replication
9 2 (1.40%) HACMP
10 1 (0.70%) Biometrics
10 1 (0.70%) DTV
10 1 (0.70%) APACS
10 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 32 (22.38%) Windows
2 16 (11.19%) Linux
3 15 (10.49%) UNIX
4 12 (8.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (8.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (5.59%) AIX
7 6 (4.20%) Solaris
8 4 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.40%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.40%) CentOS
9 2 (1.40%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.70%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.70%) HPUX
10 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (58.04%) ITIL
2 51 (35.66%) Service Management
3 50 (34.97%) ITSM
4 23 (16.08%) Unit Testing
5 20 (13.99%) ITIL V3
5 20 (13.99%) Workflow
6 19 (13.29%) Knowledge Management
7 18 (12.59%) Content Management
7 18 (12.59%) Project Management
8 16 (11.19%) Change Management
8 16 (11.19%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (9.79%) Change Control
10 13 (9.09%) Test Scripting
11 12 (8.39%) Service Delivery
12 11 (7.69%) Incident Management
12 11 (7.69%) Migration
13 9 (6.29%) Project Planning
13 9 (6.29%) Performance Management
14 8 (5.59%) Information Assurance
14 8 (5.59%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (34.27%) SQL
2 23 (16.08%) Java
3 10 (6.99%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.10%) Shell Script
4 3 (2.10%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.40%) VB
6 1 (0.70%) VBScript
6 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (39.86%) Security Cleared
2 45 (31.47%) SC Cleared
3 30 (20.98%) DV Cleared
4 21 (14.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 10 (6.99%) ISEB
6 8 (5.59%) ISTQB
6 8 (5.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (4.90%) PMI Certification
8 6 (4.20%) PMP
9 5 (3.50%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (2.80%) MCSE
10 4 (2.80%) Degree
11 3 (2.10%) CCNP
11 3 (2.10%) CCNA
11 3 (2.10%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (2.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (1.40%) MCSA
13 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (0.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.89%) SLA
2 9 (6.29%) QA
System Software
1 17 (11.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (11.19%) Active Directory
3 14 (9.79%) vSphere
3 14 (9.79%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.50%) VMware ESX
5 4 (2.80%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.10%) UAG
7 2 (1.40%) XenApp
7 2 (1.40%) NFS
8 1 (0.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 32 (22.38%) OVSD
2 15 (10.49%) HP Quality Center
3 11 (7.69%) OpenView
4 8 (5.59%) SCCM
5 6 (4.20%) SCOM
5 6 (4.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (2.80%) Cisco Prime
6 4 (2.80%) WhatsUp Gold
7 3 (2.10%) Backup Exec
7 3 (2.10%) EMC VPLEX
7 3 (2.10%) HP UCMDB
7 3 (2.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.70%) NetVault Backup
8 1 (0.70%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.70%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.70%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 1 (0.70%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.70%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.70%) Control-M
8 1 (0.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 32 (22.38%) VMware
3 30 (20.98%) BMC
4 24 (16.78%) Cisco
5 23 (16.08%) CA
5 23 (16.08%) ServiceNow
6 20 (13.99%) NetApp
7 11 (7.69%) EMC
8 9 (6.29%) IBM
8 9 (6.29%) Brocade
9 8 (5.59%) 3PAR
10 7 (4.90%) Citrix
10 7 (4.90%) Red Hat
11 6 (4.20%) NetScout
12 4 (2.80%) F5
12 4 (2.80%) Remedy
12 4 (2.80%) SAP
13 3 (2.10%) Dell
13 3 (2.10%) Oracle
13 3 (2.10%) McAfee
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