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 26 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 20 12 20
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Contract jobs citing HP 8 24 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 4.94% 8.33% 6.86%
As % of the Vendors category 7.14% 15.79% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 20 4
Median daily rate £250 £315 £233
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.63% +35.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £208 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £378 £254
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £19.63 - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.70 £17.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+12.57% -1.40%
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 Slough region.

Vendors Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
112 152 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 69.14% 52.78% 38.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 97 51
Median daily rate £363 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £208 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £465 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 4
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 26 August 2016.

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 26 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 Slough region with a requirement for HP.

1 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (27.78%) Smart Meter
3 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 3 (16.67%) MS Office
3 3 (16.67%) ArcSight
3 3 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (11.11%) SDLC
4 2 (11.11%) ZigBee
4 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Windows
4 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
4 2 (11.11%) Netcool
4 2 (11.11%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (11.11%) BMC
4 2 (11.11%) Remedy
4 2 (11.11%) Service Management
4 2 (11.11%) Change Management
4 2 (11.11%) Firewall
4 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (11.11%) Degree
4 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security
5 1 (5.56%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (5.56%) FMCG
5 1 (5.56%) Kaspersky
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) V-Model

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 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.56%) IIS
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
2 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) FinancialForce.com
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
1 2 (11.11%) ZigBee
2 1 (5.56%) 802.15
2 1 (5.56%) ASN.1
2 1 (5.56%) Broadband
2 1 (5.56%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) GSM
2 1 (5.56%) IPv6
2 1 (5.56%) ISUP
2 1 (5.56%) Network Security
2 1 (5.56%) SCCP
2 1 (5.56%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (5.56%) SS7
2 1 (5.56%) UMTS
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Designer
3 2 (11.11%) Network Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (5.56%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Integration Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Printer Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Supervisor
4 1 (5.56%) Solutions Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Integration Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Integration Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Test Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Testing Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Smart Meter
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) CMDB
3 1 (5.56%) EMC VNX
3 1 (5.56%) FMCG
3 1 (5.56%) HP Storage
3 1 (5.56%) NHS
3 1 (5.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (11.11%) Change Management
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) SDLC
2 2 (11.11%) Service Management
2 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
2 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
3 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
3 1 (5.56%) Change Control
3 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (5.56%) Functional Testing
3 1 (5.56%) ITSM
3 1 (5.56%) Network Planning
3 1 (5.56%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.56%) Scrum
3 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.56%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Java
1 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) GCIA
2 1 (5.56%) GCIH
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (11.11%) Netcool
2 1 (5.56%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (5.56%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.56%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) ArcSight
2 2 (11.11%) BMC
2 2 (11.11%) Remedy
3 1 (5.56%) 3PAR
3 1 (5.56%) Ab Initio
3 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.56%) EMC
3 1 (5.56%) Fujitsu
3 1 (5.56%) Hitachi
3 1 (5.56%) Kaspersky
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.56%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow
3 1 (5.56%) Veeam