The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 25 46 26
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -20
Contract jobs citing HP 53 27 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 6.51% 3.02% 5.52%
As % of the Vendors category 14.40% 7.24% 12.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 16 15
Average daily rate
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£320 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £203 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £423 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £328 £328
% change year-on-year
+6.10% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £20.19 £11.50 £14.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.52% -23.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £13.75 £13.71
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +0.29%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Vendors Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
368 373 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 45.21% 41.77% 45.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 206 124
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £248 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 23 28
Average hourly rate £10.52 £11.25 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.51% -13.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £8.63 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £20.00 £14.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (53.01%) Security Cleared
2 43 (51.81%) ITIL
3 40 (48.19%) SC Cleared
4 28 (33.73%) OVSD
4 28 (33.73%) MS Office
5 27 (32.53%) Service Management
6 25 (30.12%) Windows
7 24 (28.92%) DV Cleared
8 21 (25.30%) Microsoft
9 20 (24.10%) ITSM
10 18 (21.69%) MS Excel
11 16 (19.28%) Finance
11 16 (19.28%) VMware
12 14 (16.87%) SQL
12 14 (16.87%) Cisco
12 14 (16.87%) HP Quality Center
13 13 (15.66%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (15.66%) Incident Management
13 13 (15.66%) SLA
13 13 (15.66%) NetApp
14 12 (14.46%) OpenView
14 12 (14.46%) Hyper-V
14 12 (14.46%) ITIL V3
15 11 (13.25%) Change Control
15 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2008
15 11 (13.25%) Linux
15 11 (13.25%) Active Directory
16 10 (12.05%) Migration
17 9 (10.84%) Project Management
17 9 (10.84%) UNIX

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 8 (9.64%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.23%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.23%) IIS
3 5 (6.02%) Lync
4 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.20%) Apache
5 1 (1.20%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.20%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 28 (33.73%) MS Office
2 18 (21.69%) MS Excel
3 7 (8.43%) MS Visio
4 4 (4.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.20%) assyst
2 1 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.82%) PaaS
2 3 (3.61%) Office 365
3 2 (2.41%) IaaS
3 2 (2.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.43%) DNS
2 5 (6.02%) DHCP
2 5 (6.02%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.02%) SAN
3 4 (4.82%) BIG-IP
3 4 (4.82%) Firewall
4 3 (3.61%) SNMP
4 3 (3.61%) CDMA
4 3 (3.61%) GSM
4 3 (3.61%) iSCSI
4 3 (3.61%) Network Security
5 2 (2.41%) Internet
5 2 (2.41%) LAN
5 2 (2.41%) WAN
6 1 (1.20%) DWDM
6 1 (1.20%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.20%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.20%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (1.20%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.61%) MySQL
3 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.41%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 5 (6.02%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (4.82%) eggPlant
2 4 (4.82%) Selenium
2 4 (4.82%) LoadRunner
3 3 (3.61%) JMeter
3 3 (3.61%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.20%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.20%) JIRA
4 1 (1.20%) Ranorex
General
1 16 (19.28%) Finance
2 3 (3.61%) Banking
3 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.20%) Automotive
4 1 (1.20%) Electronics
4 1 (1.20%) Marketing
4 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (26.51%) Analyst
2 10 (12.05%) Test Analyst
3 9 (10.84%) Incident Manager
4 8 (9.64%) Project Manager
5 5 (6.02%) Tester
5 5 (6.02%) Consultant
5 5 (6.02%) Architect
5 5 (6.02%) Configuration Analyst
6 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (4.82%) Service Manager
6 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (3.61%) Test Manager
7 3 (3.61%) Support Analyst
7 3 (3.61%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (3.61%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
7 3 (3.61%) Network Architect
7 3 (3.61%) Software Tester
7 3 (3.61%) Network Manager
8 2 (2.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 2 (2.41%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.20%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.02%) Management Information System
1 5 (6.02%) PMI
2 4 (4.82%) CMDB
3 3 (3.61%) iPad
3 3 (3.61%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.61%) iPhone
3 3 (3.61%) Economics
4 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.41%) Clustering
5 1 (1.20%) DTV
5 1 (1.20%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.20%) EMC Centera
5 1 (1.20%) APACS
5 1 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.20%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 25 (30.12%) Windows
2 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (13.25%) Linux
3 9 (10.84%) UNIX
3 9 (10.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (6.02%) Apple iOS
4 5 (6.02%) Windows 7
4 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.82%) AIX
5 4 (4.82%) Solaris
6 3 (3.61%) Windows XP
6 3 (3.61%) Android
6 3 (3.61%) CentOS
6 3 (3.61%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.20%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.20%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (51.81%) ITIL
2 27 (32.53%) Service Management
3 20 (24.10%) ITSM
4 13 (15.66%) Incident Management
5 12 (14.46%) ITIL V3
6 11 (13.25%) Change Control
7 10 (12.05%) Migration
8 9 (10.84%) Project Management
8 9 (10.84%) Data Analysis
9 7 (8.43%) Matrix Management
10 6 (7.23%) Test Scripting
10 6 (7.23%) Network Management
10 6 (7.23%) PRINCE2
10 6 (7.23%) Configuration Management
11 5 (6.02%) Service Delivery
11 5 (6.02%) CRM
11 5 (6.02%) Test Automation
11 5 (6.02%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (4.82%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (4.82%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.87%) SQL
2 8 (9.64%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.02%) VB
4 3 (3.61%) Java
4 3 (3.61%) VBScript
5 2 (2.41%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (53.01%) Security Cleared
2 40 (48.19%) SC Cleared
3 24 (28.92%) DV Cleared
4 9 (10.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (6.02%) MCSE
5 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (6.02%) PMI Certification
6 4 (4.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (4.82%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (3.61%) ISEB
7 3 (3.61%) PMP
7 3 (3.61%) ISTQB
8 2 (2.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (2.41%) Degree
8 2 (2.41%) CCDE
8 2 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (2.41%) CCIE
8 2 (2.41%) CCNP
8 2 (2.41%) CCNA
9 1 (1.20%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.66%) SLA
2 4 (4.82%) QA
System Software
1 13 (15.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (14.46%) Hyper-V
3 11 (13.25%) Active Directory
4 7 (8.43%) vSphere
5 3 (3.61%) NFS
6 2 (2.41%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.20%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.20%) UAG
7 1 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (33.73%) OVSD
2 14 (16.87%) HP Quality Center
3 12 (14.46%) OpenView
4 5 (6.02%) Backup Exec
5 4 (4.82%) SCCM
5 4 (4.82%) SCOM
6 3 (3.61%) HP UCMDB
6 3 (3.61%) WhatsUp Gold
6 3 (3.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (3.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (3.61%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 21 (25.30%) Microsoft
2 16 (19.28%) VMware
3 14 (16.87%) Cisco
4 13 (15.66%) NetApp
5 7 (8.43%) Citrix
6 6 (7.23%) Brocade
6 6 (7.23%) F5
6 6 (7.23%) Dell
6 6 (7.23%) EMC
6 6 (7.23%) IBM
7 5 (6.02%) 3PAR
8 4 (4.82%) GFI Software
8 4 (4.82%) Symantec
9 3 (3.61%) SAP
9 3 (3.61%) Lumension
10 2 (2.41%) Blue Coat
10 2 (2.41%) NetScout
10 2 (2.41%) Infoblox
10 2 (2.41%) Juniper
10 2 (2.41%) BMC
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