The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 43 57 42
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Contract jobs citing HP 17 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.88% 1.49% 1.02%
As % of the Vendors category 6.72% 3.65% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 2
Median daily rate £310 £361 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.18% +3.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £525 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £348 £327
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +6.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £16.77 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+37.12% +21.98%
HP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
253 301 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 42.88% 40.68% 37.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 188 91
Median daily rate £350 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £230 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 32 20
Median hourly rate £15.75 £30.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.50% +103.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £13.35 £12.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £40.00 £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing HP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

HP
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Banbury +5 5 £288 -4.16%
Oxford -5 2 £323 -28.33%
HP
South East

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for HP.

1 9 (39.13%) Cisco
2 8 (34.78%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (30.43%) Aruba
3 7 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (30.43%) Windows
3 7 (30.43%) VoIP
3 7 (30.43%) WAN
3 7 (30.43%) Wireless
3 7 (30.43%) Finance
4 6 (26.09%) CCENT
4 6 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (21.74%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (21.74%) ISEB
5 5 (21.74%) VMware
5 5 (21.74%) ISTQB
5 5 (21.74%) QA
6 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
6 4 (17.39%) HP UFT
6 4 (17.39%) WinRunner
6 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
6 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (17.39%) Functional Testing
6 4 (17.39%) SCOM
7 3 (13.04%) QARun
7 3 (13.04%) Load Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
7 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
7 3 (13.04%) SolarWinds
7 3 (13.04%) Windows Server

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) VoIP
1 7 (30.43%) WAN
1 7 (30.43%) Wireless
2 2 (8.70%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) DNS
3 1 (4.35%) Skype
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) HP UFT
1 4 (17.39%) WinRunner
2 3 (13.04%) QARun
2 3 (13.04%) TestDirector
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Network Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Test Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Monitoring Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Test Manager
5 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Web Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Web Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Functional Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Functional Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Operations Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) HPUX
4 1 (4.35%) Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
2 4 (17.39%) Functional Testing
2 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
3 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) Load Testing
3 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
3 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
3 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
4 2 (8.70%) Automated Testing
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL V3
4 2 (8.70%) Security Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.70%) Test Management
5 1 (4.35%) Change Management
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Project Management
5 1 (4.35%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (26.09%) CCENT
3 5 (21.74%) ISEB
3 5 (21.74%) ISTQB
4 3 (13.04%) CCNA
4 3 (13.04%) CCNP
5 2 (8.70%) Degree
6 1 (4.35%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.70%) VMware ESX
3 2 (8.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (17.39%) SCOM
3 2 (8.70%) Check_MK
3 2 (8.70%) Nagios
4 1 (4.35%) AirWatch
4 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
4 1 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Cisco
2 7 (30.43%) Aruba
3 5 (21.74%) VMware
4 3 (13.04%) SolarWinds
5 2 (8.70%) Dell
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.35%) SAP
6 1 (4.35%) Sophos