The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 15 28 28
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Contract jobs citing HP 6 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 5.56% 0.60% 1.22%
As % of the Vendors category 16.67% 1.49% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £275 £375 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +38.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £364 £348
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £30.45 £13.87
% change year-on-year
-50.73% +119.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Vendors Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
36 67 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 33.33% 39.88% 48.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 45 64
Median daily rate £500 £525 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £588 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 4
Median hourly rate £14.00 £49.09 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.48% +326.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £50.71 £12.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton region citing HP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HP across the Luton region.

HP Daily Rate Trend in Luton

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HP across the Luton region.

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing HP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Luton region with a requirement for HP.

1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) Data Centre
3 7 (70.00%) NetScaler
3 7 (70.00%) Citrix
3 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (70.00%) XenApp
4 6 (60.00%) vSphere
4 6 (60.00%) MCITP
4 6 (60.00%) PCI DSS
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (60.00%) MPLS
4 6 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (60.00%) Migration
4 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (60.00%) WAN
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle
4 6 (60.00%) Solaris
4 6 (60.00%) MCSE
4 6 (60.00%) 3PAR
4 6 (60.00%) Converged Infrastructure
5 4 (40.00%) SCCM
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (30.00%) DHCP
6 3 (30.00%) DNS
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco
6 3 (30.00%) CommVault

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (20.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (10.00%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) NetScaler
2 6 (60.00%) MPLS
2 6 (60.00%) WAN
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (30.00%) DHCP
3 3 (30.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) SMTP
5 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
5 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Architect
1 6 (60.00%) Technical Architect
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Collaboration Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Messaging Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Messaging Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Virtualisation Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
5 1 (10.00%) AWS Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Compliance Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Functional Tester
5 1 (10.00%) NetBackup Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Solaris
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Converged Infrastructure
1 6 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (60.00%) Migration
1 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) MCITP
1 6 (60.00%) MCSE
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (30.00%) VCAP
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (70.00%) XenApp
3 6 (60.00%) vSphere
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) SCCM
2 3 (30.00%) Simpana
3 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) Citrix
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) 3PAR
3 6 (60.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) CommVault
5 2 (20.00%) Dell
5 2 (20.00%) Lotus
6 1 (10.00%) Google
6 1 (10.00%) Intel Security
6 1 (10.00%) NetApp
6 1 (10.00%) Symantec