The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 49 33 53
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +20
Contract jobs citing HP 29 41 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.21% 4.56% 2.30%
As % of the Vendors category 6.33% 8.95% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 9
Median daily rate £380 £280 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £260 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £428 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £339 £348 £330
% change year-on-year
-2.51% +5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 0
Median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+39.39% +20.00%
HP
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
458 458 498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 50.66% 50.89% 49.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 233 219
Median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £516 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 19 15
Median hourly rate £19.61 £21.55 £14.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% +46.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.45 £17.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.85 £22.50 £18.90
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 Reading

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Reading

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 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 Reading region with a requirement for HP.

1 23 (40.35%) Windows
1 23 (40.35%) Linux
2 21 (36.84%) Windows Server
3 17 (29.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (29.82%) Security Cleared
4 15 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 15 (26.32%) Firewall
5 14 (24.56%) CCNA
5 14 (24.56%) SAN
5 14 (24.56%) Cisco
5 14 (24.56%) ITIL
6 13 (22.81%) MCP
6 13 (22.81%) VMware
6 13 (22.81%) Fibre Channel
7 12 (21.05%) Unix
8 10 (17.54%) Active Directory
8 10 (17.54%) TCP/IP
8 10 (17.54%) DV Cleared
8 10 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (15.79%) Data Centre
9 9 (15.79%) SLA
9 9 (15.79%) Dell
9 9 (15.79%) IBM
9 9 (15.79%) MCSE
9 9 (15.79%) Migration
10 8 (14.04%) MCSA
10 8 (14.04%) Intel
10 8 (14.04%) Hitachi
10 8 (14.04%) Ethernet

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 (3.51%) IIS
2 1 (1.75%) JBoss
2 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
1 7 (12.28%) MS Office
2 5 (8.77%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) HP Helion
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (26.32%) Firewall
2 14 (24.56%) SAN
3 13 (22.81%) Fibre Channel
4 10 (17.54%) TCP/IP
5 8 (14.04%) Ethernet
6 6 (10.53%) LAN
6 6 (10.53%) WAN
7 3 (5.26%) Internet
7 3 (5.26%) NAS
7 3 (5.26%) Wireless
7 3 (5.26%) WLAN
8 2 (3.51%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.51%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (3.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (3.51%) Network Security
8 2 (3.51%) VPN
9 1 (1.75%) DHCP
9 1 (1.75%) DNS
9 1 (1.75%) IPv6
9 1 (1.75%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.75%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) JIRA
2 2 (3.51%) JMeter
2 2 (3.51%) Selenium
2 2 (3.51%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.75%) JBehave
3 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.75%) JUnit
3 1 (1.75%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.75%) Maven
3 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (7.02%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (22.81%) Support Engineer
2 9 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (14.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 8 (14.04%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 8 (14.04%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 7 (12.28%) Architect
5 6 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Linux Support
6 4 (7.02%) Linux Support Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Network Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Windows Support Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Applications Support
7 3 (5.26%) Designer
7 3 (5.26%) EMC Storage Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Designer
7 3 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.26%) Solutions Designer
7 3 (5.26%) Test Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) Middleware
1 4 (7.02%) Web Services
1 4 (7.02%) XML
2 3 (5.26%) .NET
3 2 (3.51%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.51%) SOAP
3 2 (3.51%) XML Messaging
4 1 (1.75%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.75%) Java EE
4 1 (1.75%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.77%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (8.77%) Private Cloud
4 4 (7.02%) Replication
5 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.51%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.75%) Clustering
7 1 (1.75%) CMDB
7 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (40.35%) Linux
1 23 (40.35%) Windows
2 21 (36.84%) Windows Server
3 12 (21.05%) Unix
4 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.02%) Windows 7
5 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.51%) Solaris
7 2 (3.51%) SUSE
8 1 (1.75%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) ITIL
2 9 (15.79%) Migration
3 8 (14.04%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (12.28%) Time Management
5 6 (10.53%) Configuration Management
6 5 (8.77%) Defect Management
6 5 (8.77%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (8.77%) Presales
7 4 (7.02%) High Availability
7 4 (7.02%) Incident Management
7 4 (7.02%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (7.02%) SDLC
7 4 (7.02%) Translating Business Requirements
8 3 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.26%) Capacity Management
8 3 (5.26%) Data Protection
8 3 (5.26%) Test Management
9 2 (3.51%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (3.51%) Risk Management
9 2 (3.51%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.53%) SQL
2 4 (7.02%) Python
3 3 (5.26%) Perl
3 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.51%) C
4 2 (3.51%) Java
4 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.75%) C#
5 1 (1.75%) PHP
5 1 (1.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (29.82%) Microsoft Certification
1 17 (29.82%) Security Cleared
2 15 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (24.56%) CCNA
4 13 (22.81%) MCP
5 10 (17.54%) DV Cleared
6 9 (15.79%) MCSE
7 8 (14.04%) MCSA
7 8 (14.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
9 4 (7.02%) Degree
9 4 (7.02%) HNC
9 4 (7.02%) RHCSA
10 2 (3.51%) CCNP
10 2 (3.51%) ISEB
10 2 (3.51%) ISTQB
11 1 (1.75%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.79%) SLA
2 3 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 10 (17.54%) Active Directory
1 10 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (14.04%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.02%) XenApp
4 2 (3.51%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (3.51%) vSphere
5 1 (1.75%) Firmware
5 1 (1.75%) KVM
5 1 (1.75%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (10.53%) WSUS
3 4 (7.02%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (7.02%) Nagios
3 4 (7.02%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.51%) vMotion
5 1 (1.75%) Control-M
5 1 (1.75%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 1 (1.75%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.75%) Puppet
5 1 (1.75%) SCCM
5 1 (1.75%) SCOM
5 1 (1.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 15 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 14 (24.56%) Cisco
3 13 (22.81%) VMware
4 9 (15.79%) Dell
4 9 (15.79%) IBM
5 8 (14.04%) Hitachi
5 8 (14.04%) Intel
6 5 (8.77%) Citrix
6 5 (8.77%) EMC
7 4 (7.02%) Altiris
7 4 (7.02%) Brocade
7 4 (7.02%) Juniper
7 4 (7.02%) Oracle
7 4 (7.02%) Remedy
8 3 (5.26%) Aruba
8 3 (5.26%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.26%) StorageTek
8 3 (5.26%) Sun
9 2 (3.51%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.51%) Veritas
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