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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 43 55 38
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Contract jobs citing HP 23 11 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.50% 1.51% 3.93%
As % of the Vendors category 7.08% 3.54% 8.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 20
Median daily rate £350 £425 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +27.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £283 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £545 £477
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.42
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £24.00 £13.65
% change year-on-year
-39.58% +75.82%

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
325 311 412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 49.39% 42.78% 49.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 158 209
Median daily rate £398 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.56% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 13
Median hourly rate £10.80 £16.20 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.31% +11.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £10.14 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £60.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing HP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for HP.

1 13 (34.21%) Windows
1 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
1 13 (34.21%) SC Cleared
1 13 (34.21%) Security Cleared
2 12 (31.58%) ITIL
3 11 (28.95%) SQL
3 11 (28.95%) Service Management
4 10 (26.32%) VMware
4 10 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (23.68%) ISEB
6 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
6 8 (21.05%) Cisco
6 8 (21.05%) MS Exchange
6 8 (21.05%) Finance
7 7 (18.42%) SAN
7 7 (18.42%) System Integration Testing
7 7 (18.42%) Windows Server
8 6 (15.79%) Defect Management
8 6 (15.79%) Windows Vista
8 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (15.79%) DV Cleared
8 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (15.79%) NetApp
8 6 (15.79%) SAP
8 6 (15.79%) Firewall
8 6 (15.79%) ITSM
9 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
9 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
9 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 8 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (7.89%) Skype for Business
4 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.53%) MS Office
3 1 (2.63%) MS Project
3 1 (2.63%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.63%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) IBM PureFlex
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) SAN
2 6 (15.79%) Firewall
3 4 (10.53%) WAN
4 3 (7.89%) VoIP
5 2 (5.26%) BGP
5 2 (5.26%) BIG-IP
5 2 (5.26%) LAN
5 2 (5.26%) OSPF
6 1 (2.63%) CHAP
6 1 (2.63%) DNS
6 1 (2.63%) MPLS
6 1 (2.63%) NAS
6 1 (2.63%) Network Security
6 1 (2.63%) PBX
6 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Bugzilla
1 1 (2.63%) JIRA
1 1 (2.63%) MSI
General
1 8 (21.05%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Automotive
3 1 (2.63%) Electronics
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Analyst
2 5 (13.16%) Test Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Architect
3 4 (10.53%) QA Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Technical Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Deployment Specialist
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Service Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Test Leader
4 3 (7.89%) UAT Lead
4 3 (7.89%) UAT Test Lead
5 2 (5.26%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 2 (5.26%) IT Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Messaging Specialist
5 2 (5.26%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.63%) Clustering
3 1 (2.63%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.63%) Replication
3 1 (2.63%) SWIFT
3 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) Windows
2 7 (18.42%) Windows Server
3 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (15.79%) Windows Vista
4 4 (10.53%) Unix
4 4 (10.53%) Windows 7
4 4 (10.53%) Windows 8
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (7.89%) Linux
6 2 (5.26%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) ITIL
2 11 (28.95%) Service Management
3 10 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (18.42%) System Integration Testing
5 6 (15.79%) Defect Management
5 6 (15.79%) ITSM
6 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.16%) Capacity Management
6 5 (13.16%) ITIL V3
6 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
6 5 (13.16%) Software Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Integration Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Patch Management
7 4 (10.53%) Regression Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Security Patching
7 4 (10.53%) Smoke Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Software Deployment
7 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (7.89%) Biometrics
8 3 (7.89%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) SQL
2 5 (13.16%) VB
2 5 (13.16%) VBScript
3 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) SC Cleared
1 13 (34.21%) Security Cleared
2 9 (23.68%) ISEB
3 6 (15.79%) DV Cleared
4 4 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (7.89%) ISTQB
5 3 (7.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (7.89%) MCSE
5 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (5.26%) CCNP
6 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (5.26%) Degree
6 2 (5.26%) MCP
7 1 (2.63%) CCNA
7 1 (2.63%) HP ASE
7 1 (2.63%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) SLA
2 4 (10.53%) QA
3 1 (2.63%) SEPA
System Software
1 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.89%) Firmware
3 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.89%) vSphere
4 2 (5.26%) VMware ESX
4 2 (5.26%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (2.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.63%) Terminal Server
5 1 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.63%) XenApp
5 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) BladeLogic
1 4 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (10.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 4 (10.53%) OVSD
1 4 (10.53%) SCCM
1 4 (10.53%) WSUS
2 3 (7.89%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.63%) EdgeSight
3 1 (2.63%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (2.63%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
2 10 (26.32%) VMware
3 8 (21.05%) Cisco
4 6 (15.79%) NetApp
4 6 (15.79%) SAP
5 5 (13.16%) Citrix
6 4 (10.53%) 3PAR
6 4 (10.53%) Dell
6 4 (10.53%) Remedy
7 3 (7.89%) CheckPoint
7 3 (7.89%) Compaq
7 3 (7.89%) IBM
7 3 (7.89%) ServiceNow
7 3 (7.89%) Symantec
8 2 (5.26%) Blue Coat
8 2 (5.26%) EMC
8 2 (5.26%) F5
8 2 (5.26%) Juniper
8 2 (5.26%) Mitel
8 2 (5.26%) Red Hat