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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 23 33 24
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Contract jobs citing HP 17 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 5.94% 0.78% 2.30%
As % of the Vendors category 14.29% 1.42% 5.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 3
Average daily rate
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£265 £356 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.61% -10.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £301 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £411 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £21.00 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £14.88
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +0.84%
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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
119 141 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 41.61% 54.65% 40.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 70 32
Average daily rate £325 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £208 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 9
Average hourly rate £16.50 £12.25 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.69% -9.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £10.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.10 £37.20 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region citing HP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HP.

1 15 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 14 (42.42%) DNS
2 14 (42.42%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (42.42%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 12 (36.36%) Software Testing
3 12 (36.36%) Cisco
3 12 (36.36%) ISEB
4 11 (33.33%) Firewall
4 11 (33.33%) Windows
5 10 (30.30%) Management Information System
5 10 (30.30%) Electronics
5 10 (30.30%) Finance
5 10 (30.30%) Programme Management
6 9 (27.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 9 (27.27%) Marketing
6 9 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
6 9 (27.27%) Manufacturing
6 9 (27.27%) DTV
6 9 (27.27%) SAP
6 9 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (27.27%) SSL
7 8 (24.24%) VMware
7 8 (24.24%) F5
8 7 (21.21%) Wireshark
8 7 (21.21%) IPv6
8 7 (21.21%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (21.21%) WAP
9 6 (18.18%) Dell
9 6 (18.18%) Microsoft

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region citing HP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) Confluence
2 1 (3.03%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.03%) Apache
2 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (27.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 14 (42.42%) DNS
2 11 (33.33%) Firewall
3 9 (27.27%) SSL
4 7 (21.21%) Wireshark
4 7 (21.21%) IPv6
5 6 (18.18%) TACACS
5 6 (18.18%) SAN
5 6 (18.18%) tcpdump
6 5 (15.15%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (15.15%) Network Security
6 5 (15.15%) DAB
6 5 (15.15%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (15.15%) DHCP
6 5 (15.15%) UMTS
6 5 (15.15%) GPRS
7 4 (12.12%) SMS
7 4 (12.12%) HTTP
7 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
7 4 (12.12%) VPN
7 4 (12.12%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Hudson
1 1 (3.03%) Gradle
1 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.03%) Apache Ivy
1 1 (3.03%) Subversion
1 1 (3.03%) Selenium
1 1 (3.03%) JIRA
1 1 (3.03%) LabVIEW
1 1 (3.03%) IntelliJ
1 1 (3.03%) Ant
General
1 15 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 10 (30.30%) Electronics
2 10 (30.30%) Finance
3 9 (27.27%) Marketing
3 9 (27.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Analyst
2 8 (24.24%) Test Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Network Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Network Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Security Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Data Network Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Test Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Integration Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Solutions Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Support
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Server Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Designer
7 1 (3.03%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) WAP
2 3 (9.09%) REST
2 3 (9.09%) JSON
2 3 (9.09%) WML
2 3 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (3.03%) X-Windows
3 1 (3.03%) CPAN
3 1 (3.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (42.42%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (30.30%) Management Information System
3 9 (27.27%) DTV
4 6 (18.18%) Smart Meter
5 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
6 3 (9.09%) Learning Management System
7 2 (6.06%) Firmware
7 2 (6.06%) Clustering
8 1 (3.03%) iPhone
8 1 (3.03%) iPad
8 1 (3.03%) Wiki
8 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (3.03%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (15.15%) UNIX
3 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.06%) Linux
5 1 (3.03%) CentOS
5 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.03%) Android
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.03%) AIX
5 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Software Testing
2 10 (30.30%) Programme Management
3 9 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
3 9 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (15.15%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (12.12%) Process Management
5 4 (12.12%) Fault Management
5 4 (12.12%) Network Management
6 3 (9.09%) Network Architecture
6 3 (9.09%) Change Control
6 3 (9.09%) Test Strategy
6 3 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.09%) Problem Management
6 3 (9.09%) Release Management
6 3 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 3 (9.09%) Change Management
6 3 (9.09%) Service Management
6 3 (9.09%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.03%) C-shell
1 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
1 1 (3.03%) Korn
1 1 (3.03%) Ruby
1 1 (3.03%) C
1 1 (3.03%) Java
1 1 (3.03%) Perl
1 1 (3.03%) SQL
1 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 12 (36.36%) ISEB
2 7 (21.21%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (15.15%) Degree
4 4 (12.12%) CCSP
4 4 (12.12%) CCNP
4 4 (12.12%) CCNA
4 4 (12.12%) CCSE
4 4 (12.12%) CCSA
5 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.03%) PMP
6 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (3.03%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
2 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
3 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (6.06%) XenApp
5 1 (3.03%) Sendmail
5 1 (3.03%) Xen
5 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.03%) NFS
Systems Management
1 14 (42.42%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (12.12%) OpenView
2 4 (12.12%) Netcool
2 4 (12.12%) WSUS
3 1 (3.03%) YUM
3 1 (3.03%) Puppet
3 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.03%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Cisco
2 9 (27.27%) SAP
3 8 (24.24%) VMware
3 8 (24.24%) F5
4 6 (18.18%) Dell
4 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 5 (15.15%) CheckPoint
6 4 (12.12%) Oracle
6 4 (12.12%) Radware
6 4 (12.12%) Nortel
6 4 (12.12%) Crossbeam
7 3 (9.09%) NetCracker
7 3 (9.09%) Comptel
8 2 (6.06%) NetApp
8 2 (6.06%) Citrix
8 2 (6.06%) Juniper
8 2 (6.06%) Remedy
9 1 (3.03%) Google
9 1 (3.03%) Agilent
9 1 (3.03%) Polycom
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