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 27 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 30 28 35
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs citing HP 32 47 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.79% 5.71% 4.07%
As % of the Vendors category 10.16% 12.21% 9.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 31 21
Median daily rate £263 £320 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.81% -11.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £215 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £20.19 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +75.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £17.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+54.28% +25.00%
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
315 385 385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 47.16% 46.78% 42.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 189 212
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 £225 £215 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 24
Median hourly rate £9.50 £10.04 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% -25.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.00 £8.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £33.00 £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +8.82%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 35 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 28 (50.00%) ITIL
3 22 (39.29%) Security Cleared
4 20 (35.71%) Windows
4 20 (35.71%) MS Office
5 17 (30.36%) Service Management
5 17 (30.36%) SC Cleared
6 16 (28.57%) ITIL V3
6 16 (28.57%) VMware
7 14 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 13 (23.21%) SAN
8 13 (23.21%) NetApp
8 13 (23.21%) Finance
8 13 (23.21%) Capacity Management
8 13 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (21.43%) SCOM
10 11 (19.64%) ITSM
10 11 (19.64%) OVSD
10 11 (19.64%) Active Directory
10 11 (19.64%) Linux
11 10 (17.86%) SLA
11 10 (17.86%) Virtual Environments
11 10 (17.86%) Virtual Machines
12 9 (16.07%) CentOS
12 9 (16.07%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (16.07%) Ubuntu
13 8 (14.29%) Firewall
13 8 (14.29%) Project Management
13 8 (14.29%) Cisco

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 (8.93%) MS Exchange
1 5 (8.93%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.14%) Skype for Business
3 3 (5.36%) CICS
3 3 (5.36%) MQSeries
Applications
1 20 (35.71%) MS Office
2 14 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (8.93%) MS Visio
4 4 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.21%) SAN
2 8 (14.29%) Firewall
3 7 (12.50%) iSCSI
4 5 (8.93%) LAN
5 4 (7.14%) DNS
5 4 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (5.36%) Easytrieve
3 3 (5.36%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (23.21%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Banking
3 4 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Automotive
4 1 (1.79%) Electronics
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.79%) Marketing
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (30.36%) Analyst
2 8 (14.29%) Architect
3 7 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 6 (10.71%) Consultant
5 5 (8.93%) Change Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 5 (8.93%) SAN Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) SAN Specialist
5 5 (8.93%) Technical Architect
5 5 (8.93%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Active Directory Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Exchange Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) LAN Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) LAN Specialist
6 4 (7.14%) WAN Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Wintel Server Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Wintel Server Specialist
6 4 (7.14%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) ISPF
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.79%) SOAP
2 1 (1.79%) XML
2 1 (1.79%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.36%) FlexPod
2 3 (5.36%) Smartphone
3 2 (3.57%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.79%) Biometrics
4 1 (1.79%) Clustering
4 1 (1.79%) HP Storage
4 1 (1.79%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (35.71%) Windows
2 11 (19.64%) Linux
3 9 (16.07%) CentOS
3 9 (16.07%) Ubuntu
3 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.14%) Windows Server
6 3 (5.36%) zOS
7 1 (1.79%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (1.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.00%) ITIL
2 17 (30.36%) Service Management
3 16 (28.57%) ITIL V3
4 13 (23.21%) Capacity Management
5 11 (19.64%) ITSM
6 10 (17.86%) Virtual Environments
7 9 (16.07%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (14.29%) Project Management
9 7 (12.50%) Change Management
9 7 (12.50%) High Availability
9 7 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (12.50%) Test Scripting
10 5 (8.93%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (8.93%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (7.14%) Change Control
11 4 (7.14%) Integration Testing
11 4 (7.14%) Regression Testing
11 4 (7.14%) Software Testing
11 4 (7.14%) System Testing
11 4 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.50%) SQL
2 3 (5.36%) Assembly Language
2 3 (5.36%) C++
2 3 (5.36%) CLIST
2 3 (5.36%) COBOL
2 3 (5.36%) JCL
2 3 (5.36%) REXX
3 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (39.29%) Security Cleared
2 17 (30.36%) SC Cleared
3 8 (14.29%) ISEB
4 7 (12.50%) ISTQB
4 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (10.71%) DV Cleared
5 6 (10.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (10.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (7.14%) MCSE
6 4 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.79%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.86%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 13 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (19.64%) Active Directory
3 10 (17.86%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (12.50%) NFS
5 6 (10.71%) Hyper-V
6 5 (8.93%) VMware ESX
7 4 (7.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (21.43%) SCOM
2 11 (19.64%) OVSD
3 3 (5.36%) Nagios
4 2 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.79%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.79%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.79%) SCSM
Vendors
1 35 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 16 (28.57%) VMware
3 13 (23.21%) NetApp
4 8 (14.29%) Cisco
5 5 (8.93%) Blue Coat
5 5 (8.93%) CheckPoint
5 5 (8.93%) EMC
5 5 (8.93%) IBM
5 5 (8.93%) Red Hat
6 4 (7.14%) 3PAR
6 4 (7.14%) Citrix
6 4 (7.14%) CommVault
6 4 (7.14%) Remedy
6 4 (7.14%) SAP
7 3 (5.36%) CA
7 3 (5.36%) Juniper
8 1 (1.79%) arcserve
8 1 (1.79%) Hitachi
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle
8 1 (1.79%) webMethods