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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 25 43 22
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -21
Contract jobs citing HP 78 49 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 6.47% 3.78% 6.56%
As % of the Vendors category 14.21% 8.83% 14.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 25 33
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £268 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £20.19 £11.50 £13.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.52% -17.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £13.73
% change year-on-year
+22.80% +3.78%
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
549 555 410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 45.56% 42.82% 44.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 276 205
Average daily rate £350 £350 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 40 50
Average hourly rate £18.16 £15.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.17% +19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £8.75 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £20.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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 3 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 3 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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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 +7 50 £320 -8.57% 4
High Wycombe - 6 £500 -
Marlow - 3 - -
Buckingham - 1 - -
HP
South East

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 87 (63.04%) ITIL
2 67 (48.55%) Security Cleared
3 60 (43.48%) Service Management
4 56 (40.58%) SC Cleared
5 48 (34.78%) ITSM
6 44 (31.88%) SQL
7 42 (30.43%) OVSD
8 41 (29.71%) MS Office
9 36 (26.09%) Microsoft
10 35 (25.36%) DV Cleared
11 34 (24.64%) Windows
11 34 (24.64%) MS Excel
12 33 (23.91%) VMware
13 29 (21.01%) BMC
14 27 (19.57%) CMDB
15 26 (18.84%) Cisco
16 25 (18.12%) SLA
17 24 (17.39%) XML
17 24 (17.39%) Java
18 23 (16.67%) HTML
18 23 (16.67%) CSS
18 23 (16.67%) CA
18 23 (16.67%) Finance
18 23 (16.67%) CMS
18 23 (16.67%) Unit Testing
18 23 (16.67%) ServiceNow
19 21 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
19 21 (15.22%) Incident Management
19 21 (15.22%) OpenView
20 20 (14.49%) NetApp

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (16.67%) CMS
2 10 (7.25%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 6 (4.35%) Lync
4 3 (2.17%) IIS
4 3 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 41 (29.71%) MS Office
2 34 (24.64%) MS Excel
3 8 (5.80%) MS Visio
4 5 (3.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.62%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.72%) ResourceLink
2 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.62%) PaaS
2 3 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.07%) TCP/IP
1 7 (5.07%) DNS
2 6 (4.35%) SAN
2 6 (4.35%) BIG-IP
2 6 (4.35%) iSCSI
3 5 (3.62%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (3.62%) DWDM
4 4 (2.90%) Firewall
4 4 (2.90%) SNMP
5 3 (2.17%) Network Security
5 3 (2.17%) Internet
5 3 (2.17%) LAN
5 3 (2.17%) WAN
5 3 (2.17%) DHCP
6 1 (0.72%) CDMA
6 1 (0.72%) GSM
6 1 (0.72%) Wireless
6 1 (0.72%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.17%) MySQL
5 2 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (5.07%) HP UFT
2 5 (3.62%) LoadRunner
3 3 (2.17%) JMeter
3 3 (2.17%) Selenium
4 2 (1.45%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.72%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.72%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.72%) Ranorex
5 1 (0.72%) eggPlant
5 1 (0.72%) JIRA
General
1 23 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (4.35%) Automotive
3 3 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.17%) Retail
4 2 (1.45%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.45%) Banking
5 1 (0.72%) Electronics
5 1 (0.72%) Marketing
5 1 (0.72%) Military
Job Titles
1 28 (20.29%) Analyst
2 21 (15.22%) Developer
2 21 (15.22%) ServiceNow Developer
3 15 (10.87%) Test Analyst
3 15 (10.87%) Incident Manager
4 8 (5.80%) Architect
4 8 (5.80%) Consultant
5 6 (4.35%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (4.35%) Service Manager
6 5 (3.62%) Technical Manager
6 5 (3.62%) Configuration Analyst
6 5 (3.62%) Technical Services Manager
6 5 (3.62%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (3.62%) Project Manager
6 5 (3.62%) Tester
7 4 (2.90%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (2.90%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (2.90%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 3 (2.17%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
8 3 (2.17%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (17.39%) XML
2 23 (16.67%) HTML
2 23 (16.67%) CSS
3 18 (13.04%) Web Services
4 2 (1.45%) WCF
4 2 (1.45%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.72%) XML Messaging
5 1 (0.72%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (19.57%) CMDB
2 18 (13.04%) Data Centre
3 9 (6.52%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.07%) PMI
5 5 (3.62%) Clustering
6 4 (2.90%) Economics
6 4 (2.90%) HP Storage
6 4 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.17%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.17%) EMC VNXe
7 3 (2.17%) HP StoreVirtual
7 3 (2.17%) Blog
7 3 (2.17%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.45%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.72%) CCTV
9 1 (0.72%) iPhone
9 1 (0.72%) iPad
9 1 (0.72%) Replication
9 1 (0.72%) EMC Centera
9 1 (0.72%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 34 (24.64%) Windows
2 15 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (10.14%) Linux
4 13 (9.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (7.97%) UNIX
5 11 (7.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (4.35%) CentOS
6 6 (4.35%) Ubuntu
7 4 (2.90%) Solaris
7 4 (2.90%) AIX
7 4 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.45%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.72%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.72%) HPUX
9 1 (0.72%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.72%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (63.04%) ITIL
2 60 (43.48%) Service Management
3 48 (34.78%) ITSM
4 23 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 21 (15.22%) Incident Management
6 19 (13.77%) Knowledge Management
6 19 (13.77%) Workflow
7 18 (13.04%) Content Management
8 17 (12.32%) User Acceptance Testing
8 17 (12.32%) ITIL V3
9 15 (10.87%) Change Control
9 15 (10.87%) Data Analysis
9 15 (10.87%) Project Management
10 13 (9.42%) Matrix Management
10 13 (9.42%) Test Scripting
11 11 (7.97%) Change Management
12 9 (6.52%) Service Delivery
12 9 (6.52%) Capacity Management
13 8 (5.80%) Performance Management
13 8 (5.80%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 44 (31.88%) SQL
2 24 (17.39%) Java
3 9 (6.52%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.17%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.17%) VBScript
4 3 (2.17%) VB
4 3 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 67 (48.55%) Security Cleared
2 56 (40.58%) SC Cleared
3 35 (25.36%) DV Cleared
4 15 (10.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 8 (5.80%) ISEB
6 7 (5.07%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (5.07%) PMI Certification
6 7 (5.07%) ISTQB
6 7 (5.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (4.35%) MCSE
8 5 (3.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (2.90%) PMP
10 3 (2.17%) Degree
10 3 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (1.45%) MCSA
11 2 (1.45%) CCNP
11 2 (1.45%) CCNA
12 1 (0.72%) CCIE
12 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (18.12%) SLA
2 7 (5.07%) QA
System Software
1 21 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (14.49%) Hyper-V
3 16 (11.59%) Active Directory
4 14 (10.14%) vSphere
5 6 (4.35%) NFS
5 6 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.17%) UAG
7 1 (0.72%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.72%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 42 (30.43%) OVSD
2 21 (15.22%) OpenView
3 13 (9.42%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (5.07%) SCCM
5 6 (4.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 6 (4.35%) EMC VPLEX
6 5 (3.62%) SCOM
6 5 (3.62%) Backup Exec
7 4 (2.90%) WhatsUp Gold
7 4 (2.90%) Cisco Prime
7 4 (2.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 3 (2.17%) HP UCMDB
8 3 (2.17%) WSUS
9 1 (0.72%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 36 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 33 (23.91%) VMware
3 29 (21.01%) BMC
4 26 (18.84%) Cisco
5 23 (16.67%) CA
5 23 (16.67%) ServiceNow
6 20 (14.49%) NetApp
7 10 (7.25%) EMC
7 10 (7.25%) Brocade
8 8 (5.80%) F5
9 6 (4.35%) 3PAR
9 6 (4.35%) NetScout
9 6 (4.35%) Citrix
9 6 (4.35%) IBM
10 5 (3.62%) Symantec
10 5 (3.62%) Dell
10 5 (3.62%) GFI Software
11 4 (2.90%) Red Hat
12 3 (2.17%) McAfee
12 3 (2.17%) SAP
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