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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 29 41 33
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Contract jobs citing HP 31 36 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 4.40% 3.53% 4.42%
As % of the Vendors category 9.39% 6.82% 9.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 16 16
Median daily rate £350 £394 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 15 10
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.55 £17.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.71% +26.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £17.29
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +1.24%
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
330 528 394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 46.81% 51.71% 47.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 304 192
Median daily rate £394 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £221 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £558 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 30 34
Median hourly rate £9.50 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.91% +23.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 (40.00%) Windows
2 23 (35.38%) Security Cleared
3 22 (33.85%) Windows Server
4 20 (30.77%) Linux
4 20 (30.77%) ITIL
5 18 (27.69%) MS Office
5 18 (27.69%) Microsoft
6 16 (24.62%) DV Cleared
7 14 (21.54%) SLA
8 13 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 13 (20.00%) Red Hat
8 13 (20.00%) AIX
8 13 (20.00%) Oracle
8 13 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (18.46%) SAN
10 11 (16.92%) Unix
10 11 (16.92%) Firewall
10 11 (16.92%) VMware
10 11 (16.92%) High Availability
11 10 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
11 10 (15.38%) Perl
11 10 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (15.38%) EMC
11 10 (15.38%) IBM
12 9 (13.85%) Service Delivery
13 8 (12.31%) WSUS
13 8 (12.31%) Cisco
13 8 (12.31%) Configuration Management
13 8 (12.31%) MS Visio
13 8 (12.31%) Windows 7

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 (4.62%) Documentum
1 3 (4.62%) OpenStack
1 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (27.69%) MS Office
2 8 (12.31%) MS Visio
3 6 (9.23%) MS Excel
4 3 (4.62%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) HP Helion
1 5 (7.69%) Office 365
2 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.46%) SAN
2 11 (16.92%) Firewall
3 6 (9.23%) LAN
3 6 (9.23%) WAN
4 5 (7.69%) Internet
5 3 (4.62%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (4.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (4.62%) Network Security
5 3 (4.62%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.62%) VoIP
6 2 (3.08%) DNS
6 2 (3.08%) Ethernet
6 2 (3.08%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (3.08%) MPLS
6 2 (3.08%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (3.08%) Wireless
6 2 (3.08%) WLAN
7 1 (1.54%) Junos
7 1 (1.54%) LTE
7 1 (1.54%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) DB2
2 1 (1.54%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) ClearCase
2 5 (7.69%) Ant
2 5 (7.69%) ClearQuest
2 5 (7.69%) Maven
3 1 (1.54%) JIRA
3 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.54%) TestRail
General
1 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.08%) Finance
3 1 (1.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support
2 14 (21.54%) Support Engineer
3 9 (13.85%) Linux Support
4 8 (12.31%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 7 (10.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (10.77%) Architect
5 7 (10.77%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
6 6 (9.23%) Linux Specialist
6 6 (9.23%) Support Specialist
7 5 (7.69%) Analyst
7 5 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Windows Support Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Network Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.62%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.23%) CGI
1 6 (9.23%) HTML
2 5 (7.69%) Middleware
3 1 (1.54%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Clustering
1 7 (10.77%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.62%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.08%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.08%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (3.08%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (3.08%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.54%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.54%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 26 (40.00%) Windows
2 22 (33.85%) Windows Server
3 20 (30.77%) Linux
4 13 (20.00%) AIX
4 13 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (16.92%) Unix
6 8 (12.31%) Windows 7
6 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (9.23%) Solaris
8 4 (6.15%) SUSE
9 3 (4.62%) Windows 10
9 3 (4.62%) Windows XP
10 2 (3.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.77%) ITIL
2 11 (16.92%) High Availability
3 9 (13.85%) Service Delivery
4 8 (12.31%) Configuration Management
5 7 (10.77%) Compliance Management
5 7 (10.77%) Network Management
6 5 (7.69%) Data Privacy
6 5 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (6.15%) Defect Management
7 4 (6.15%) Patch Management
7 4 (6.15%) Software Distribution
8 3 (4.62%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (4.62%) Load Balancing
8 3 (4.62%) Migration
8 3 (4.62%) Presales
8 3 (4.62%) Problem Management
8 3 (4.62%) Time Management
8 3 (4.62%) Translating Business Requirements
9 2 (3.08%) Network Design
9 2 (3.08%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.38%) Perl
2 6 (9.23%) Shell Script
3 5 (7.69%) SQL
4 4 (6.15%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.15%) PowerShell
4 4 (6.15%) Python
5 3 (4.62%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (35.38%) Security Cleared
2 16 (24.62%) DV Cleared
3 10 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (10.77%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (10.77%) MCP
4 7 (10.77%) RHCE
4 7 (10.77%) SC Cleared
5 6 (9.23%) CCNA
6 5 (7.69%) MCSE
7 3 (4.62%) CCNP
8 2 (3.08%) BC Cleared
8 2 (3.08%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (3.08%) Degree
8 2 (3.08%) MCSA
8 2 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.54%) CCIE
9 1 (1.54%) ISEB
9 1 (1.54%) ISTQB
9 1 (1.54%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (21.54%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) JSP 440
System Software
1 13 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (10.77%) KVM
3 7 (10.77%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (9.23%) vSphere
5 4 (6.15%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (3.08%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (12.31%) WSUS
3 7 (10.77%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (4.62%) SCCM
5 2 (3.08%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.54%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 18 (27.69%) Microsoft
2 13 (20.00%) Oracle
2 13 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 11 (16.92%) VMware
4 10 (15.38%) EMC
4 10 (15.38%) IBM
5 8 (12.31%) Cisco
6 6 (9.23%) Citrix
6 6 (9.23%) Dell
6 6 (9.23%) Juniper
7 3 (4.62%) Aruba
7 3 (4.62%) CheckPoint
7 3 (4.62%) F5
7 3 (4.62%) Fortinet
7 3 (4.62%) TippingPoint
8 2 (3.08%) Altiris
8 2 (3.08%) Hitachi
8 2 (3.08%) Ruckus Wireless
8 2 (3.08%) Samsung
8 2 (3.08%) Splunk
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