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 28 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 26 51 43
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -8
Contract jobs citing HP 38 27 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 5.15% 2.74% 3.39%
As % of the Vendors category 11.11% 5.23% 7.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 10 16
Median daily rate £381 £356 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.01% +20.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £300 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 6
Median hourly rate £24.06 £17.50 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.48% +2.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.63 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -
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
342 516 422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 46.34% 52.44% 47.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 291 193
Median daily rate £420 £417 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% +11.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £230 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 24
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.19% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £30.90 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 26 (38.24%) Windows
2 25 (36.76%) Security Cleared
3 24 (35.29%) Linux
4 21 (30.88%) Windows Server
5 20 (29.41%) ITIL
6 19 (27.94%) Microsoft
7 17 (25.00%) MS Office
7 17 (25.00%) DV Cleared
8 15 (22.06%) SLA
8 15 (22.06%) Firewall
9 14 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (20.59%) SAN
10 13 (19.12%) Red Hat
10 13 (19.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (17.65%) VMware
12 11 (16.18%) Active Directory
12 11 (16.18%) Cisco
12 11 (16.18%) IBM
12 11 (16.18%) MCP
12 11 (16.18%) AIX
12 11 (16.18%) Oracle
12 11 (16.18%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (16.18%) High Availability
13 10 (14.71%) Unix
13 10 (14.71%) EMC
13 10 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (14.71%) Configuration Management
14 9 (13.24%) CCNA
14 9 (13.24%) MS Visio
14 9 (13.24%) Service Delivery

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 3 (4.41%) Documentum
1 3 (4.41%) OpenStack
1 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (25.00%) MS Office
2 9 (13.24%) MS Visio
3 7 (10.29%) MS Excel
4 3 (4.41%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.29%) HP Helion
2 3 (4.41%) Office 365
3 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.06%) Firewall
2 14 (20.59%) SAN
3 6 (8.82%) LAN
3 6 (8.82%) WAN
4 5 (7.35%) Ethernet
4 5 (7.35%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (7.35%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (4.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (4.41%) Internet
5 3 (4.41%) Network Security
5 3 (4.41%) VoIP
6 2 (2.94%) DNS
6 2 (2.94%) MPLS
6 2 (2.94%) Wireless
6 2 (2.94%) WLAN
7 1 (1.47%) 4G
7 1 (1.47%) SNMP
7 1 (1.47%) VPN
7 1 (1.47%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.88%) DB2
2 1 (1.47%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (5.88%) ClearCase
2 3 (4.41%) Ant
2 3 (4.41%) ClearQuest
2 3 (4.41%) Maven
3 1 (1.47%) JIRA
3 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.47%) TestRail
General
1 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.47%) Banking
2 1 (1.47%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (22.06%) 3rd Line Support
1 15 (22.06%) Support Engineer
2 9 (13.24%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 9 (13.24%) Linux Support
3 8 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 8 (11.76%) Architect
4 7 (10.29%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
5 6 (8.82%) Analyst
5 6 (8.82%) Linux Specialist
5 6 (8.82%) Support Specialist
6 5 (7.35%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (7.35%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Windows Support Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Network Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.82%) Middleware
2 4 (5.88%) CGI
2 4 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (1.47%) .NET
3 1 (1.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.29%) Clustering
3 5 (7.35%) Private Cloud
4 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.94%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.47%) CMDB
6 1 (1.47%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.47%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 26 (38.24%) Windows
2 24 (35.29%) Linux
3 21 (30.88%) Windows Server
4 13 (19.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (16.18%) AIX
6 10 (14.71%) Unix
7 8 (11.76%) Windows 7
8 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (5.88%) Solaris
9 4 (5.88%) SUSE
10 3 (4.41%) Windows 10
10 3 (4.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.41%) ITIL
2 11 (16.18%) High Availability
3 10 (14.71%) Configuration Management
4 9 (13.24%) Service Delivery
5 7 (10.29%) Compliance Management
5 7 (10.29%) Network Management
5 7 (10.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (8.82%) Migration
7 5 (7.35%) Data Privacy
7 5 (7.35%) Defect Management
7 5 (7.35%) Presales
7 5 (7.35%) Time Management
8 4 (5.88%) Patch Management
8 4 (5.88%) Software Distribution
8 4 (5.88%) System Integration Testing
8 4 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
9 3 (4.41%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (4.41%) Integration Testing
9 3 (4.41%) Load Balancing
9 3 (4.41%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.76%) Perl
2 4 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 4 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.88%) Python
2 4 (5.88%) Shell Script
2 4 (5.88%) SQL
3 3 (4.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (36.76%) Security Cleared
2 17 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 14 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (16.18%) MCP
5 10 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (13.24%) CCNA
7 7 (10.29%) RHCE
7 7 (10.29%) SC Cleared
8 6 (8.82%) MCSE
9 5 (7.35%) MCSA
9 5 (7.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (4.41%) CCNP
10 3 (4.41%) Degree
11 2 (2.94%) BC Cleared
11 2 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (1.47%) CCIE
12 1 (1.47%) ISEB
12 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
12 1 (1.47%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (22.06%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (16.18%) Active Directory
1 11 (16.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (10.29%) KVM
2 7 (10.29%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (8.82%) vSphere
4 5 (7.35%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.94%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.94%) XenApp
6 1 (1.47%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (13.24%) HP Quality Center
1 9 (13.24%) WSUS
2 7 (10.29%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (4.41%) SCCM
4 2 (2.94%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.47%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 1 (1.47%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 19 (27.94%) Microsoft
2 13 (19.12%) Red Hat
3 12 (17.65%) VMware
4 11 (16.18%) Cisco
4 11 (16.18%) IBM
4 11 (16.18%) Oracle
5 10 (14.71%) EMC
6 6 (8.82%) Dell
6 6 (8.82%) Juniper
7 5 (7.35%) Hitachi
7 5 (7.35%) Intel
8 3 (4.41%) Aruba
8 3 (4.41%) CheckPoint
8 3 (4.41%) Citrix
8 3 (4.41%) F5
8 3 (4.41%) Fortinet
8 3 (4.41%) TippingPoint
9 2 (2.94%) Ruckus Wireless
9 2 (2.94%) Splunk
9 2 (2.94%) Veritas
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