Period
to 20 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HP over the 6 months to 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

HP
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 52 38
Rank change year-on-year +13 -14 +28
Contract jobs citing HP 143 165 248
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.79% 3.35% 4.59%
As % of the Vendors category 7.75% 6.39% 9.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 90 110
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £378 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.21% +17.97% +6.67%
10th Percentile £173 £206 £149
90th Percentile £550 £538 £488
South East median daily rate £375 £387 £375
% change year-on-year -3.16% +3.27% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 16 35
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.10 £16.81 £18.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.19% -9.37% +8.67%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.63 £11.70
90th Percentile £43.85 £22.71 £21.55
South East median hourly rate £14.20 £21.00 £16.60
% change year-on-year -32.38% +26.51% -2.55%

HP is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1844 2582 2714
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 48.89% 52.47% 50.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 831 1337 1348
Berkshire median daily rate £418 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.38% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £258 £225 £218
90th Percentile £575 £538 £532
South East median daily rate £418 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +4.38% +6.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 117 106
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.00% -42.00% +23.14%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £11.13
90th Percentile £38.90 £28.75 £39.50
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -5.88% -2.86% +9.38%

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing HP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for HP in Berkshire

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HP in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Berkshire

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in Berkshire over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP in Berkshire

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Berkshire

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in Berkshire over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for HP in Berkshire

HP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +21 55 £500 +31.58% 3
Bracknell +15 40 £450 +36.36% 1
Slough 0 13 £600 +81.13% 1
Newbury +8 8 £375 +21.95%
Maidenhead - 4 £215 -
HP
South East

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for HP.

1 43 (30.07%) Windows
2 42 (29.37%) Microsoft
3 40 (27.97%) Security Cleared
4 36 (25.17%) SQL
5 27 (18.88%) Active Directory
6 26 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 26 (18.18%) ITIL
6 26 (18.18%) Data Centre
7 25 (17.48%) SC Cleared
8 24 (16.78%) Oracle
8 24 (16.78%) Migration
9 22 (15.38%) VMware
10 21 (14.69%) Java
10 21 (14.69%) Linux
10 21 (14.69%) Cisco
10 21 (14.69%) Data Migration
11 20 (13.99%) Unix
11 20 (13.99%) XML
12 18 (12.59%) Firewall
12 18 (12.59%) DV Cleared
12 18 (12.59%) Test Automation
13 17 (11.89%) Release Management
13 17 (11.89%) Web Services
13 17 (11.89%) IBM
14 16 (11.19%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 16 (11.19%) Microsoft Office
14 16 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (10.49%) Windows Server
15 15 (10.49%) JavaScript
15 15 (10.49%) SMS

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 13 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 12 (8.39%) CMS
3 10 (6.99%) MS Exchange
4 9 (6.29%) Sitecore CMS
5 7 (4.90%) IIS
6 4 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (2.80%) Skype for Business
7 3 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.40%) Apache
8 2 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.40%) Live Communications Server
8 2 (1.40%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.70%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.70%) JBoss
9 1 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 16 (11.19%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.90%) SAP CRM
2 6 (4.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.40%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.70%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.70%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.99%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.50%) SaaS
3 4 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.80%) Office 365
4 3 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.70%) HP Helion
5 1 (0.70%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.70%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.59%) Firewall
2 15 (10.49%) SMS
3 12 (8.39%) DHCP
3 12 (8.39%) DNS
4 11 (7.69%) Internet
4 11 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 10 (6.99%) HTTP
6 9 (6.29%) SAN
7 7 (4.90%) Wireless
8 6 (4.20%) BGP
8 6 (4.20%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (4.20%) VPN
9 5 (3.50%) SMTP
10 4 (2.80%) ICMP
10 4 (2.80%) IMAP
10 4 (2.80%) Skype
11 3 (2.10%) LAN
11 3 (2.10%) NAS
12 2 (1.40%) Intranet
12 2 (1.40%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (4.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (3.50%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (2.80%) IDOL
4 4 (2.80%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.80%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (2.10%) MS Access
6 2 (1.40%) EDRMS
6 2 (1.40%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.40%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.40%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (1.40%) SAP BW
6 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.70%) Lumira
7 1 (0.70%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (8.39%) JMeter
2 10 (6.99%) Visual Studio
3 9 (6.29%) Ant
3 9 (6.29%) Apache Ivy
3 9 (6.29%) Bitbucket
3 9 (6.29%) eggPlant
3 9 (6.29%) Gatling
3 9 (6.29%) Gradle
3 9 (6.29%) Maven
3 9 (6.29%) NeoLoad
3 9 (6.29%) Selenium
3 9 (6.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (6.29%) WebDriver
4 6 (4.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (3.50%) SoapUI
6 4 (2.80%) Git (software)
6 4 (2.80%) LoadRunner
6 4 (2.80%) Subversion
7 3 (2.10%) JIRA
8 2 (1.40%) HP UFT
General
1 7 (4.90%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.80%) Finance
3 3 (2.10%) Publishing
3 3 (2.10%) Retail
4 2 (1.40%) Legal
5 1 (0.70%) Billing
5 1 (0.70%) Marketing
5 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (16.08%) Support Engineer
2 19 (13.29%) Analyst
3 16 (11.19%) Developer
4 15 (10.49%) Consultant
5 14 (9.79%) Architect
6 7 (4.90%) IT Consultant
6 7 (4.90%) Test Analyst
7 6 (4.20%) 1st Line Support
7 6 (4.20%) Administrator
7 6 (4.20%) Performance Engineer
7 6 (4.20%) Tester
8 5 (3.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 5 (3.50%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (3.50%) Data Migration Specialist
8 5 (3.50%) Migration Specialist
8 5 (3.50%) Network Architect
8 5 (3.50%) Service Analyst
8 5 (3.50%) ServiceNow Developer
8 5 (3.50%) Support Analyst
9 4 (2.80%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (13.99%) XML
2 17 (11.89%) Web Services
3 12 (8.39%) .NET
3 12 (8.39%) REST
4 9 (6.29%) JSON
4 9 (6.29%) React
5 8 (5.59%) HTML
6 6 (4.20%) ASP.NET
6 6 (4.20%) SOAP
7 5 (3.50%) CSS
8 2 (1.40%) Flash
8 2 (1.40%) Memcached
8 2 (1.40%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (0.70%) Ajax
9 1 (0.70%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.70%) JMS
9 1 (0.70%) Software Packaging
9 1 (0.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (0.70%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 16 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.99%) Private Cloud
4 8 (5.59%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (4.20%) Clustering
6 4 (2.80%) NHS
6 4 (2.80%) Smart Meter
7 3 (2.10%) CMDB
7 3 (2.10%) Fat Client
7 3 (2.10%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.10%) Replication
7 3 (2.10%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.40%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.40%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.40%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.40%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.40%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 1 (0.70%) EMC VMAX
9 1 (0.70%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 43 (30.07%) Windows
2 21 (14.69%) Linux
3 20 (13.99%) Unix
4 15 (10.49%) Windows Server
5 14 (9.79%) Windows 7
6 13 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (6.99%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (6.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (3.50%) Solaris
10 5 (3.50%) Windows 10
10 5 (3.50%) Windows XP
11 4 (2.80%) SUSE
11 4 (2.80%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.40%) AIX
13 1 (0.70%) CentOS
13 1 (0.70%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (18.18%) ITIL
2 24 (16.78%) Migration
3 21 (14.69%) Data Migration
4 18 (12.59%) Test Automation
5 17 (11.89%) Release Management
6 14 (9.79%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (9.79%) Service Management
7 13 (9.09%) Content Management
7 13 (9.09%) CRM
7 13 (9.09%) ITSM
7 13 (9.09%) Software Delivery
7 13 (9.09%) Software Deployment
7 13 (9.09%) Software Distribution
8 11 (7.69%) ETL
8 11 (7.69%) Project Management
9 10 (6.99%) BDD
9 10 (6.99%) OO
9 10 (6.99%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (6.99%) TDD
10 9 (6.29%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 36 (25.17%) SQL
2 21 (14.69%) Java
3 15 (10.49%) JavaScript
4 13 (9.09%) C#
4 13 (9.09%) Python
5 10 (6.99%) PowerShell
5 10 (6.99%) Ruby
6 9 (6.29%) Groovy
7 7 (4.90%) C
8 4 (2.80%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.80%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.80%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.10%) VBScript
10 1 (0.70%) Perl
10 1 (0.70%) PHP
10 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (27.97%) Security Cleared
2 25 (17.48%) SC Cleared
3 18 (12.59%) DV Cleared
4 8 (5.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (4.90%) MCSE
6 6 (4.20%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (3.50%) Degree
8 4 (2.80%) CCNP
8 4 (2.80%) HNC
8 4 (2.80%) ISEB
9 3 (2.10%) ISTQB
9 3 (2.10%) MCP
10 2 (1.40%) CCNA
10 2 (1.40%) IIBA
10 2 (1.40%) MCITP
10 2 (1.40%) RHCE
10 2 (1.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.70%) CCENT
11 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.70%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.99%) SLA
2 3 (2.10%) QA
3 2 (1.40%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.70%) PMO
System Software
1 27 (18.88%) Active Directory
2 11 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.99%) Docker
4 5 (3.50%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.10%) BitLocker
5 3 (2.10%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.10%) vSphere
6 2 (1.40%) Corosync
6 2 (1.40%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (1.40%) ISA Server
6 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (1.40%) NFS
6 2 (1.40%) vCloud
6 2 (1.40%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (11.19%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 9 (6.29%) HP Fortify
3 7 (4.90%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (3.50%) NetBackup
5 4 (2.80%) Netcool
5 4 (2.80%) OVSD
5 4 (2.80%) Puppet
5 4 (2.80%) Tivoli
5 4 (2.80%) Unicenter
6 3 (2.10%) Ansible
6 3 (2.10%) SCCM
6 3 (2.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (1.40%) AirWatch
7 2 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (1.40%) Pacemaker
7 2 (1.40%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (1.40%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 2 (1.40%) vRealize
8 1 (0.70%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 42 (29.37%) Microsoft
2 24 (16.78%) Oracle
3 22 (15.38%) VMware
4 21 (14.69%) Cisco
5 17 (11.89%) IBM
6 14 (9.79%) Red Hat
6 14 (9.79%) Sun
7 13 (9.09%) McAfee
8 12 (8.39%) Citrix
9 11 (7.69%) SAP
10 10 (6.99%) Siebel
11 9 (6.29%) Google
11 9 (6.29%) Sitecore
11 9 (6.29%) Splunk
12 8 (5.59%) ServiceNow
13 6 (4.20%) Callidus
13 6 (4.20%) Dell
13 6 (4.20%) EMC
13 6 (4.20%) Serena
14 5 (3.50%) Meridio
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