The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 44 25 29
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +4
Contract jobs citing HP 43 61 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.31% 6.02% 5.01%
As % of the Vendors category 7.75% 14.12% 10.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 31 22
Average daily rate
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£363 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.28% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £332 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £14.96 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £14.25 £14.63
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -2.56%
Vendors Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
555 432 449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 42.76% 42.65% 46.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 199 184
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £435 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 47 35
Average hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £30.25 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
HP
South East

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -16 34 £363 +20.83% 4
High Wycombe -1 1 £250 - 1
Iver - - - -
Marlow - - - -
Amersham - - - -
Beaconsfield - - - -
HP
South East

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 44 (51.16%) Security Cleared
2 35 (40.70%) SC Cleared
3 29 (33.72%) ITIL
4 24 (27.91%) VMware
5 23 (26.74%) DV Cleared
6 20 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (23.26%) Windows
7 19 (22.09%) SQL
7 19 (22.09%) Microsoft
8 17 (19.77%) Service Management
9 16 (18.60%) iSCSI
10 14 (16.28%) Finance
10 14 (16.28%) Linux
10 14 (16.28%) HP UCMDB
10 14 (16.28%) CMDB
11 13 (15.12%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (15.12%) NetApp
12 12 (13.95%) Active Directory
12 12 (13.95%) Cisco
13 11 (12.79%) NFS
13 11 (12.79%) ITSM
13 11 (12.79%) Knowledge Management
14 10 (11.63%) QA
14 10 (11.63%) Service Delivery
14 10 (11.63%) Web Services
15 9 (10.47%) Java
15 9 (10.47%) MS Exchange
15 9 (10.47%) Unit Testing
15 9 (10.47%) Windows Server 2008
15 9 (10.47%) CentOS

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 9 (10.47%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.14%) CMS
2 7 (8.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (6.98%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.98%) Apache
4 5 (5.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.33%) Papyrus
5 2 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.16%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (8.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.65%) MS Visio
2 4 (4.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Exstream
2 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) PaaS
1 1 (1.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (18.60%) iSCSI
2 7 (8.14%) SAN
3 6 (6.98%) LDAP
3 6 (6.98%) NAS
3 6 (6.98%) Firewall
4 5 (5.81%) SMTP
4 5 (5.81%) Internet
4 5 (5.81%) ICMP
5 4 (4.65%) SNMP
5 4 (4.65%) Network Security
6 3 (3.49%) BIG-IP
7 2 (2.33%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (2.33%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.16%) ISDN
8 1 (1.16%) PSTN
8 1 (1.16%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.49%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.16%) MS Access
4 1 (1.16%) DB2
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.16%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.16%) JIRA
General
1 14 (16.28%) Finance
2 5 (5.81%) Automotive
3 4 (4.65%) Banking
4 1 (1.16%) Retail
4 1 (1.16%) Back Office
4 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (17.44%) Analyst
2 13 (15.12%) Consultant
3 10 (11.63%) Developer
4 7 (8.14%) ServiceNow Developer
5 6 (6.98%) Architect
5 6 (6.98%) Test Analyst
5 6 (6.98%) Support Engineer
6 5 (5.81%) Coordinator
7 4 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Support Specialist
7 4 (4.65%) Service Manager
7 4 (4.65%) Blackberry Support
8 3 (3.49%) Linux Support
8 3 (3.49%) ITIL Consultant
8 3 (3.49%) Incident Analyst
8 3 (3.49%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (3.49%) Test Consultant
8 3 (3.49%) Systems Support Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Incident Manager
8 3 (3.49%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.63%) Web Services
2 7 (8.14%) XML
2 7 (8.14%) HTML
2 7 (8.14%) CSS
3 6 (6.98%) LAMP
4 3 (3.49%) .NET
5 2 (2.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.33%) WCF
6 1 (1.16%) Servlets
6 1 (1.16%) Ajax
6 1 (1.16%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.28%) CMDB
2 5 (5.81%) CESG
2 5 (5.81%) Cryptography
2 5 (5.81%) PKI
2 5 (5.81%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.49%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.33%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.16%) EPoS
5 1 (1.16%) Clustering
5 1 (1.16%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 20 (23.26%) Windows
2 14 (16.28%) Linux
3 9 (10.47%) Ubuntu
3 9 (10.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (10.47%) CentOS
4 8 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (6.98%) UNIX
6 4 (4.65%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.49%) Windows XP
7 3 (3.49%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (33.72%) ITIL
2 17 (19.77%) Service Management
3 13 (15.12%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (12.79%) Knowledge Management
4 11 (12.79%) ITSM
5 10 (11.63%) Service Delivery
6 9 (10.47%) Unit Testing
7 7 (8.14%) Content Management
7 7 (8.14%) Workflow
8 6 (6.98%) Incident Management
8 6 (6.98%) Change Control
8 6 (6.98%) Waterfall
8 6 (6.98%) Network Management
9 5 (5.81%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (5.81%) Web Testing
9 5 (5.81%) PRINCE2
9 5 (5.81%) Configuration Management
10 4 (4.65%) Software Testing
10 4 (4.65%) ITIL V3
11 3 (3.49%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (22.09%) SQL
2 9 (10.47%) Java
3 4 (4.65%) C
3 4 (4.65%) VBScript
4 3 (3.49%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.33%) C#
5 2 (2.33%) VBA
6 1 (1.16%) VB
6 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (51.16%) Security Cleared
2 35 (40.70%) SC Cleared
3 23 (26.74%) DV Cleared
4 6 (6.98%) ISEB
5 5 (5.81%) ISTQB
6 4 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.33%) CCNP
7 2 (2.33%) CCNA
8 1 (1.16%) CISSP
8 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.16%) CISA
8 1 (1.16%) CISM
8 1 (1.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.63%) QA
2 5 (5.81%) SLA
3 4 (4.65%) BS15000
System Software
1 20 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (13.95%) Active Directory
3 11 (12.79%) NFS
4 6 (6.98%) Postfix
4 6 (6.98%) Sendmail
4 6 (6.98%) Squid
5 4 (4.65%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 14 (16.28%) HP UCMDB
2 9 (10.47%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (8.14%) OVSD
4 6 (6.98%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 5 (5.81%) OpenView
6 4 (4.65%) WhatsUp Gold
6 4 (4.65%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (2.33%) Backup Exec
7 2 (2.33%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (1.16%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (1.16%) DameWare
Vendors
1 24 (27.91%) VMware
2 19 (22.09%) Microsoft
3 13 (15.12%) NetApp
4 12 (13.95%) Cisco
5 9 (10.47%) ServiceNow
6 7 (8.14%) BMC
6 7 (8.14%) CA
7 6 (6.98%) StorageTek
7 6 (6.98%) Red Hat
7 6 (6.98%) Sun
7 6 (6.98%) Citrix
8 5 (5.81%) Oracle
8 5 (5.81%) F5
8 5 (5.81%) Lumension
9 3 (3.49%) SAP
10 2 (2.33%) Dell
10 2 (2.33%) EMC
10 2 (2.33%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.16%) Symantec
11 1 (1.16%) Juniper
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Rate: £400 - 450 per day all inclusive
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