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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 17 11 18
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Contract jobs citing HP 10 23 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 6.29% 7.93% 6.67%
As % of the Vendors category 8.77% 14.74% 14.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 4
Median daily rate £250 £314 £233
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.31% +34.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 £208 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £376 £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 £23.00 £17.50 £15.38
% change year-on-year
+31.42% +13.82%
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
114 156 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 71.70% 53.79% 44.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 93 59
Median daily rate £363 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.28% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 3
Median hourly rate £19.63 £17.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 July 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 July 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 9 (39.13%) Telecoms
1 9 (39.13%) Smart Meter
2 6 (26.09%) Waterfall
3 5 (21.74%) V-Model
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) MS Office
4 4 (17.39%) ZigBee
4 4 (17.39%) Degree
4 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
5 3 (13.04%) QA
5 3 (13.04%) Security Testing
5 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (13.04%) ArcSight
5 3 (13.04%) 802.1X
5 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
5 3 (13.04%) DNS
5 3 (13.04%) BMC
5 3 (13.04%) IPv6
5 3 (13.04%) 802.15
5 3 (13.04%) Remedy
5 3 (13.04%) Service Management
6 2 (8.70%) Change Management
6 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.70%) Firewall
6 2 (8.70%) ITSM
6 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
6 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management

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 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (4.35%) IIS
1 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Office
2 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
3 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) FinancialForce.com
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) ZigBee
2 3 (13.04%) 802.15
2 3 (13.04%) DNS
2 3 (13.04%) IPv6
3 2 (8.70%) Firewall
3 2 (8.70%) GSM
3 2 (8.70%) UMTS
4 1 (4.35%) 4G
4 1 (4.35%) ASN.1
4 1 (4.35%) Broadband
4 1 (4.35%) DAB
4 1 (4.35%) GPRS
4 1 (4.35%) Internet
4 1 (4.35%) ISUP
4 1 (4.35%) Network Security
4 1 (4.35%) SCCP
4 1 (4.35%) SIGTRAN
4 1 (4.35%) SS7
4 1 (4.35%) VPN
4 1 (4.35%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 9 (39.13%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Test Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Business Test Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Designer
3 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery Test Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Network Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Solutions Designer
3 2 (8.70%) Test Leader
4 1 (4.35%) Defect Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Printer Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Supervisor
4 1 (4.35%) Solutions Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Integration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Smart Meter
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) CMDB
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) EMC VNX
3 1 (4.35%) FMCG
3 1 (4.35%) HP Storage
3 1 (4.35%) NHS
3 1 (4.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Waterfall
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) V-Model
3 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
4 3 (13.04%) Security Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Service Management
5 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
5 2 (8.70%) Change Management
5 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL
5 2 (8.70%) ITSM
5 2 (8.70%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (8.70%) SDLC
5 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.35%) Change Control
6 1 (4.35%) Content Development
6 1 (4.35%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (4.35%) Defect Management
6 1 (4.35%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Java
1 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) GCIA
2 1 (4.35%) GCIH
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
2 2 (8.70%) ISO22301
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (8.70%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (8.70%) Netcool
3 1 (4.35%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (4.35%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (4.35%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) ArcSight
1 3 (13.04%) BMC
1 3 (13.04%) Remedy
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) 3PAR
3 1 (4.35%) Ab Initio
3 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) EMC
3 1 (4.35%) Fujitsu
3 1 (4.35%) Hitachi
3 1 (4.35%) IBM
3 1 (4.35%) Kaspersky
3 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.35%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.35%) Veeam