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 27 July 2016 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 19 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs citing HP 8 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 4.97% 0.65% 3.17%
As % of the Vendors category 11.27% 1.47% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Median daily rate £425 - £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.17 £17.50 £15.38
% change year-on-year
+20.97% +13.78%
HP
Bedfordshire

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
71 68 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 44.10% 44.44% 35.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 57 46
Median daily rate £425 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £20.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% -52.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 27 July 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
4 6 (60.00%) Windows
5 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (50.00%) Migration
5 5 (50.00%) VMware
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 4 (40.00%) Converged Infrastructure
6 4 (40.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (40.00%) XenApp
6 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (40.00%) MCITP
6 4 (40.00%) NetScaler
6 4 (40.00%) vSphere
6 4 (40.00%) 3PAR
6 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (40.00%) MPLS
6 4 (40.00%) DNS
6 4 (40.00%) WAN
6 4 (40.00%) Dell
6 4 (40.00%) Citrix
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (40.00%) Solaris
6 4 (40.00%) MCSE

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 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
1 4 (40.00%) MPLS
1 4 (40.00%) NetScaler
1 4 (40.00%) WAN
2 3 (30.00%) DHCP
2 3 (30.00%) SMTP
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Technical Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Server Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Compliance Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Virtualisation Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) Solaris
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Migration
2 4 (40.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (30.00%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (30.00%) Web Filtering
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) MCITP
1 4 (40.00%) MCSE
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) VCAP
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) vSphere
2 4 (40.00%) XenApp
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
1 2 (20.00%) Simpana
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) 3PAR
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) Dell
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) IronPort
5 2 (20.00%) CommVault
6 1 (10.00%) Avaya