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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 45 49 34
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Contract jobs citing HP 28 14 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.18% 1.98% 4.06%
As % of the Vendors category 6.93% 4.50% 8.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 13
Average daily rate
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£275 £288 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% -15.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £258 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £350 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £10.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -5.08%
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Buckinghamshire

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
404 311 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 45.86% 43.99% 47.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 138 126
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £220 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 53 22
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.19 £9.00 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £14.50 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%

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 21 November 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

HP Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 29 (40.28%) Security Cleared
2 28 (38.89%) ITIL
3 25 (34.72%) SC Cleared
4 23 (31.94%) Finance
5 16 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 16 (22.22%) VMware
6 14 (19.44%) HP UCMDB
7 13 (18.06%) Incident Management
8 12 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
9 11 (15.28%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (15.28%) Service Management
9 11 (15.28%) Service Delivery
9 11 (15.28%) NetApp
10 10 (13.89%) SQL
10 10 (13.89%) MS Excel
11 9 (12.50%) Windows
11 9 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
11 9 (12.50%) Remedy
11 9 (12.50%) SLA
11 9 (12.50%) Cisco
11 9 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (12.50%) Hitachi
11 9 (12.50%) CMDB
11 9 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
12 8 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (11.11%) SAN
12 8 (11.11%) IBM
12 8 (11.11%) EMC
13 7 (9.72%) Software Testing
13 7 (9.72%) EMC Centera

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 4 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.78%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.39%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.33%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) PaaS
2 1 (1.39%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
2 8 (11.11%) SAN
3 4 (5.56%) iSCSI
4 3 (4.17%) WAN
5 1 (1.39%) SNMP
5 1 (1.39%) VPN
5 1 (1.39%) xDSL
5 1 (1.39%) MPLS
5 1 (1.39%) Firewall
5 1 (1.39%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.39%) Network Security
5 1 (1.39%) LDAP
5 1 (1.39%) LAN
5 1 (1.39%) SMS
5 1 (1.39%) VoIP
5 1 (1.39%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.39%) PowerCenter
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.39%) JIRA
2 1 (1.39%) Selenium
2 1 (1.39%) WatiN
2 1 (1.39%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.39%) TestDirector
2 1 (1.39%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 23 (31.94%) Finance
2 7 (9.72%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.94%) Automotive
4 4 (5.56%) Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (29.17%) Analyst
2 11 (15.28%) Test Analyst
3 8 (11.11%) Consultant
3 8 (11.11%) Storage Engineer
4 7 (9.72%) Support Analyst
5 6 (8.33%) Incident Manager
6 5 (6.94%) Applications Support
6 5 (6.94%) Architect
7 4 (5.56%) Network Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Test Manager
8 3 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (4.17%) ITIL Consultant
9 2 (2.78%) Team Leader
9 2 (2.78%) Capacity Analyst
9 2 (2.78%) ITIL Manager
9 2 (2.78%) Lead Test Analyst
9 2 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (2.78%) Service Manager
10 1 (1.39%) Service Desk Analyst
10 1 (1.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (1.39%) Web Services
2 1 (1.39%) XML
2 1 (1.39%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) CMDB
2 7 (9.72%) EMC Centera
3 4 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.39%) EPoS
5 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.50%) Windows
2 5 (6.94%) HPUX
3 4 (5.56%) Linux
4 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.78%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.78%) CentOS
5 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.39%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (38.89%) ITIL
2 16 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 13 (18.06%) Incident Management
4 11 (15.28%) Service Management
4 11 (15.28%) Service Delivery
5 8 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (9.72%) Software Testing
7 6 (8.33%) Waterfall
8 5 (6.94%) Test Strategy
8 5 (6.94%) Web Testing
9 4 (5.56%) ITSM
9 4 (5.56%) PRINCE2
9 4 (5.56%) Change Control
9 4 (5.56%) ITIL V3
10 3 (4.17%) Problem Management
10 3 (4.17%) Capacity Management
10 3 (4.17%) Test Planning
10 3 (4.17%) Project Management
10 3 (4.17%) Migration
10 3 (4.17%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.89%) SQL
2 3 (4.17%) C
3 2 (2.78%) Java
4 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.39%) C#
Qualifications
1 29 (40.28%) Security Cleared
2 25 (34.72%) SC Cleared
3 9 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (8.33%) ISEB
5 5 (6.94%) DV Cleared
5 5 (6.94%) ISTQB
6 4 (5.56%) Degree
7 3 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.39%) HND
8 1 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.39%) CISSP
8 1 (1.39%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.39%) CISA
8 1 (1.39%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.50%) SLA
2 5 (6.94%) QA
3 2 (2.78%) BS15000
System Software
1 11 (15.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.56%) NFS
2 4 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.78%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.39%) Postfix
4 1 (1.39%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.39%) Squid
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (19.44%) HP UCMDB
2 12 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (5.56%) OVSD
4 1 (1.39%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (1.39%) OpenView
4 1 (1.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (1.39%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 16 (22.22%) VMware
2 11 (15.28%) NetApp
3 9 (12.50%) Remedy
3 9 (12.50%) Cisco
3 9 (12.50%) Hitachi
4 8 (11.11%) EMC
4 8 (11.11%) IBM
5 7 (9.72%) Brocade
5 7 (9.72%) 3PAR
6 6 (8.33%) Oracle
7 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
8 4 (5.56%) SAP
9 1 (1.39%) Citrix
9 1 (1.39%) Cognizant
9 1 (1.39%) Informatica
9 1 (1.39%) Veeam
9 1 (1.39%) Telerik
9 1 (1.39%) Sophos
9 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.39%) Symantec
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