The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 10 16 26
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Contract jobs citing HP 9 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 6.77% 4.86% 3.56%
As % of the Vendors category 10.59% 8.33% 6.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 7
Median daily rate £600 £338 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -32.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £25.75 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-43.68% +90.74%

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

Vendors Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
85 144 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 63.91% 58.30% 56.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 86 100
Median daily rate £425 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £250 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £13.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% +1.01%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Slough

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Slough region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Slough region with a requirement for HP.

1 5 (41.67%) Unix
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 3 (25.00%) Smart Meter
3 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) Solaris
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Apache
4 2 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 2 (16.67%) SMTP
4 2 (16.67%) DHCP
4 2 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) Symantec
4 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (16.67%) SLA
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Sun
4 2 (16.67%) ISEB
4 2 (16.67%) IMAP
4 2 (16.67%) Puppet
4 2 (16.67%) Network Management
4 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 2 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (16.67%) Telecoms

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DHCP
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
1 2 (16.67%) IMAP
1 2 (16.67%) SMTP
2 1 (8.33%) 2G
2 1 (8.33%) 3G
2 1 (8.33%) 4G
2 1 (8.33%) GPRS
2 1 (8.33%) GSM
2 1 (8.33%) HTTP
2 1 (8.33%) MVNO
2 1 (8.33%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (8.33%) UMTS
2 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JMeter
1 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Field Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Break Fix Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Build Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Core Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Data Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Field Hardware Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Integration Architect
3 1 (8.33%) MuleSoft Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Printer Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Memcached
1 2 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Smart Meter
2 2 (16.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Unix
2 3 (25.00%) Solaris
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Data Management
2 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (16.67%) Network Management
2 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Change Control
3 1 (8.33%) Coaching
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (8.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Release Management
3 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
1 2 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (16.67%) Ansible
2 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Pacemaker
2 2 (16.67%) Puppet
3 1 (8.33%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (8.33%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) MuleSoft
3 2 (16.67%) NetApp
3 2 (16.67%) Sun
3 2 (16.67%) Symantec
4 1 (8.33%) Ericsson
4 1 (8.33%) Remedy