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 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 34 24 38
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Contract jobs citing HP 22 58 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.24% 6.71% 3.91%
As % of the Vendors category 6.71% 14.01% 8.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 43 24
Median daily rate £193 £310 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.90% -12.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £146 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.19 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.33 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+21.90% +16.65%
HP
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
328 414 395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 48.31% 47.86% 44.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 207 211
Median daily rate £400 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 18 22
Median hourly rate £9.00 £10.04 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.31% -33.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.00 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.03 £20.88 £18.75
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 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 28 July 2016.

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 28 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for HP.

1 39 (67.24%) Microsoft
2 32 (55.17%) ITIL
3 26 (44.83%) Security Cleared
4 25 (43.10%) MS Office
5 20 (34.48%) Windows
5 20 (34.48%) SC Cleared
6 19 (32.76%) Service Management
6 19 (32.76%) ITIL V3
7 17 (29.31%) MS Excel
8 16 (27.59%) VMware
9 14 (24.14%) OVSD
9 14 (24.14%) ITSM
10 13 (22.41%) Finance
10 13 (22.41%) NetApp
10 13 (22.41%) SAN
10 13 (22.41%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (22.41%) Capacity Management
11 12 (20.69%) Active Directory
11 12 (20.69%) SCOM
12 11 (18.97%) SLA
12 11 (18.97%) Linux
13 10 (17.24%) Virtual Environments
13 10 (17.24%) Virtual Machines
14 9 (15.52%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (15.52%) Performance Tuning
14 9 (15.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 9 (15.52%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (15.52%) CentOS
14 9 (15.52%) Project Management
14 9 (15.52%) DV Cleared

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 5 (8.62%) MS Exchange
1 5 (8.62%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.90%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 25 (43.10%) MS Office
2 17 (29.31%) MS Excel
3 5 (8.62%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (8.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.41%) SAN
2 8 (13.79%) Firewall
3 7 (12.07%) iSCSI
4 5 (8.62%) LAN
5 4 (6.90%) DNS
5 4 (6.90%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (5.17%) MongoDB
General
1 13 (22.41%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Banking
2 5 (8.62%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Automotive
3 1 (1.72%) Electronics
3 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.72%) Marketing
3 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (34.48%) Analyst
2 7 (12.07%) Consultant
2 7 (12.07%) Test Analyst
3 5 (8.62%) Architect
3 5 (8.62%) Change Analyst
3 5 (8.62%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (8.62%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 5 (8.62%) SAN Engineer
3 5 (8.62%) SAN Specialist
3 5 (8.62%) Service Analyst
3 5 (8.62%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (8.62%) Technical Architect
3 5 (8.62%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (6.90%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 4 (6.90%) Active Directory Engineer
4 4 (6.90%) LAN Engineer
4 4 (6.90%) Wintel Engineer
4 4 (6.90%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 4 (6.90%) Wintel Server Specialist
4 4 (6.90%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.90%) Smartphone
3 3 (5.17%) FlexPod
4 2 (3.45%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.72%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.72%) Clustering
5 1 (1.72%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.72%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (34.48%) Windows
2 11 (18.97%) Linux
3 9 (15.52%) CentOS
3 9 (15.52%) Ubuntu
3 9 (15.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (15.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.45%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.72%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (55.17%) ITIL
2 19 (32.76%) ITIL V3
2 19 (32.76%) Service Management
3 14 (24.14%) ITSM
4 13 (22.41%) Capacity Management
5 10 (17.24%) Virtual Environments
6 9 (15.52%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (15.52%) Project Management
7 8 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (13.79%) Test Scripting
8 7 (12.07%) Change Management
8 7 (12.07%) High Availability
9 5 (8.62%) Change Control
9 5 (8.62%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (8.62%) System Testing
9 5 (8.62%) Workflow
10 4 (6.90%) Incident Management
10 4 (6.90%) Integration Testing
10 4 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (6.90%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.79%) SQL
2 1 (1.72%) C
2 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (44.83%) Security Cleared
2 20 (34.48%) SC Cleared
3 9 (15.52%) DV Cleared
3 9 (15.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 8 (13.79%) ISTQB
5 7 (12.07%) ISEB
5 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (10.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (6.90%) MCSE
7 4 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.97%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 13 (22.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (20.69%) Active Directory
3 10 (17.24%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (12.07%) NFS
5 6 (10.34%) Hyper-V
6 5 (8.62%) VMware ESX
7 4 (6.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (6.90%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (24.14%) OVSD
2 12 (20.69%) SCOM
3 3 (5.17%) Nagios
4 2 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.72%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.72%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.72%) SCSM
Vendors
1 39 (67.24%) Microsoft
2 16 (27.59%) VMware
3 13 (22.41%) NetApp
4 8 (13.79%) Cisco
5 5 (8.62%) Blue Coat
5 5 (8.62%) CheckPoint
5 5 (8.62%) EMC
5 5 (8.62%) Red Hat
5 5 (8.62%) Remedy
6 4 (6.90%) 3PAR
6 4 (6.90%) Citrix
6 4 (6.90%) CommVault
6 4 (6.90%) SAP
7 3 (5.17%) Juniper
8 2 (3.45%) IBM
8 2 (3.45%) Symantec
9 1 (1.72%) arcserve
9 1 (1.72%) Dell
9 1 (1.72%) Hitachi
9 1 (1.72%) Oracle