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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 64 39 40
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +1
Contract jobs citing HP 10 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.37% 2.44% 2.11%
As % of the Vendors category 3.21% 5.86% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 9
Average daily rate
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£313 £315 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £289 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £332 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.29 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.24% +8.03%
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
312 222 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 42.80% 41.73% 47.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 132 128
Average daily rate £350 £350 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £220 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 26 17
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £13.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +34.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £12.90 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £25.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.73%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -18 7 £281 -14.77%
HP
South East

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 13 (68.42%) VMware
2 12 (63.16%) Windows
3 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
3 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 10 (52.63%) Wireless
3 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (52.63%) vSphere
4 8 (42.11%) Cisco
5 6 (31.58%) SAN
5 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
6 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
6 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (26.32%) Backup Exec
6 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
7 4 (21.05%) Dell
7 4 (21.05%) EMC
7 4 (21.05%) Citrix
7 4 (21.05%) Linux
7 4 (21.05%) Firewall
7 4 (21.05%) Network Design
7 4 (21.05%) QA
8 3 (15.79%) Selenium
8 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (15.79%) Replication
8 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (15.79%) Altiris
8 3 (15.79%) CentOS
8 3 (15.79%) WordPress
8 3 (15.79%) Fortinet

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (15.79%) WordPress
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) Wireless
2 6 (31.58%) SAN
3 4 (21.05%) Firewall
4 3 (15.79%) MPLS
4 3 (15.79%) ADSL
4 3 (15.79%) LAN
4 3 (15.79%) VoIP
4 3 (15.79%) WAN
4 3 (15.79%) VPN
5 1 (5.26%) DNS
5 1 (5.26%) HTTPS
5 1 (5.26%) IPv6
5 1 (5.26%) DHCP
5 1 (5.26%) OSPF
5 1 (5.26%) BGP
5 1 (5.26%) Internet
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (5.26%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Selenium
2 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
2 2 (10.53%) HP UFT
2 2 (10.53%) JIRA
General
1 2 (10.53%) Publishing
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Analyst
1 4 (21.05%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Design Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Network Design Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Build Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) ICT Officer
3 2 (10.53%) QA Leader
3 2 (10.53%) Automated Test Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Support
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) SOAP
1 2 (10.53%) REST
1 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle ADF
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Replication
1 3 (15.79%) EqualLogic
1 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (10.53%) Mainframe
2 2 (10.53%) EMC VNXe
3 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
3 4 (21.05%) Linux
4 3 (15.79%) CentOS
5 2 (10.53%) UNIX
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Network Design
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
2 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
3 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Manual Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Functional Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Scrum
4 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) MVC
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) CRM
4 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.26%) Test Planning
4 1 (5.26%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) C#
2 2 (10.53%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) Perl
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) CCNA
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (10.53%) MCSE
2 2 (10.53%) MCITP
2 2 (10.53%) CCVP
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) CCENT
3 1 (5.26%) MCSA
3 1 (5.26%) ACSA
3 1 (5.26%) MCTS
3 1 (5.26%) A+ Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
1 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (52.63%) vSphere
2 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.53%) XenApp
3 2 (10.53%) XenDesktop
3 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Backup Exec
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (10.53%) CA LISA
3 2 (10.53%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (5.26%) SCCM
4 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) VMware
2 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 8 (42.11%) Cisco
4 4 (21.05%) Dell
4 4 (21.05%) EMC
4 4 (21.05%) Citrix
5 3 (15.79%) Juniper
5 3 (15.79%) Apple
5 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
5 3 (15.79%) Altiris
5 3 (15.79%) Fortinet
5 3 (15.79%) F5
5 3 (15.79%) Dell KACE
5 3 (15.79%) Ruckus Wireless
5 3 (15.79%) Meru Networks
6 2 (10.53%) Symantec
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle
6 2 (10.53%) CA
6 2 (10.53%) Veeam
6 2 (10.53%) 3PAR