The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 3 months to 24 June 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 / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 36 26
Rank change year-on-year -20 -10  
Contract jobs citing HP 34 40 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.36% 4.22% 6.60%
As % of the Vendors category 7.13% 9.01% 14.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 24 38
Median daily rate £400 £295 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.59% -9.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £120 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £325 £345
% change year-on-year +11.53% -5.79%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.81 £26.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -35.36% +48.59%  

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 Buckinghamshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 477 444 549
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 47.09% 46.84% 44.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 216 244
Median daily rate £395 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.65% +17.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £243 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 19 29
Median hourly rate £12.50 £10.12 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.54% -59.53%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.03 £8.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £15.13 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing HP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for HP in Buckinghamshire

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Buckinghamshire

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP in Buckinghamshire

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Buckinghamshire

HP
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -14 30 £400 +52.09% 3
HP
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for HP.

1 38 (59.38%) Windows
2 35 (54.69%) Security Cleared
3 33 (51.56%) ITIL
4 31 (48.44%) SC Cleared
5 28 (43.75%) Active Directory
5 28 (43.75%) Service Management
6 26 (40.63%) Microsoft
7 25 (39.06%) VMware
8 22 (34.38%) VMware Infrastructure
8 22 (34.38%) ITIL V3
9 21 (32.81%) Firewall
9 21 (32.81%) ITSM
9 21 (32.81%) Virtual Environments
10 20 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
11 19 (29.69%) DV Cleared
11 19 (29.69%) Citrix
12 18 (28.13%) SQL
12 18 (28.13%) MS Exchange
12 18 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
13 16 (25.00%) Hyper-V
13 16 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 16 (25.00%) Cisco
13 16 (25.00%) OVSD
14 15 (23.44%) Windows Server 2003
14 15 (23.44%) Linux
14 15 (23.44%) Windows Server 2012
15 14 (21.88%) Service Delivery
16 13 (20.31%) Change Management
16 13 (20.31%) MCSE
16 13 (20.31%) SCCM

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 18 (28.13%) MS Exchange
2 8 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (12.50%) Skype for Business
3 7 (10.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (6.25%) Apache
4 4 (6.25%) IIS
4 4 (6.25%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.06%) Office 365
2 4 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (32.81%) Firewall
2 11 (17.19%) SAN
3 10 (15.63%) TCP/IP
3 10 (15.63%) Wireless
4 7 (10.94%) BIG-IP
5 6 (9.38%) BGP
5 6 (9.38%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (9.38%) ICMP
5 6 (9.38%) WAN
6 5 (7.81%) Network Security
6 5 (7.81%) VPN
7 4 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (6.25%) NAS
8 1 (1.56%) DNS
8 1 (1.56%) MPLS
8 1 (1.56%) PBX
8 1 (1.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.94%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (10.94%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (10.94%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.69%) Big Data
4 3 (4.69%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.56%) DB2
5 1 (1.56%) MySQL
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Bugzilla
1 1 (1.56%) JIRA
1 1 (1.56%) MSI
1 1 (1.56%) SoapUI
1 1 (1.56%) XMLSpy
General
1 6 (9.38%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) Banking
2 2 (3.13%) Electronics
2 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 15 (23.44%) Analyst
1 15 (23.44%) Architect
2 9 (14.06%) Technical Architect
3 7 (10.94%) Network Architect
4 6 (9.38%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (9.38%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 6 (9.38%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (9.38%) Test Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (7.81%) Deployment Specialist
5 5 (7.81%) Messaging Specialist
6 4 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Help Desk Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Help Desk Support
6 4 (6.25%) IT Support
6 4 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Linux Specialist
6 4 (6.25%) QA Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) .NET
1 1 (1.56%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (1.56%) Web Services
1 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.81%) Clustering
2 5 (7.81%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.25%) RSA SecurID
3 4 (6.25%) Smartphone
4 3 (4.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 38 (59.38%) Windows
2 18 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (23.44%) Linux
3 15 (23.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (23.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (20.31%) Windows Vista
5 12 (18.75%) Windows Server
6 10 (15.63%) Unix
6 10 (15.63%) Windows 7
7 6 (9.38%) Windows 8
8 4 (6.25%) Android
8 4 (6.25%) CentOS
8 4 (6.25%) Solaris
9 3 (4.69%) Ubuntu
10 2 (3.13%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (51.56%) ITIL
2 28 (43.75%) Service Management
3 22 (34.38%) ITIL V3
4 21 (32.81%) ITSM
4 21 (32.81%) Virtual Environments
5 14 (21.88%) Service Delivery
6 13 (20.31%) Change Management
7 11 (17.19%) Network Design
8 10 (15.63%) Incident Management
8 10 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (14.06%) Capacity Management
10 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (12.50%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 6 (9.38%) High Availability
11 6 (9.38%) Integration Testing
11 6 (9.38%) Migration
11 6 (9.38%) Network Monitoring
11 6 (9.38%) Regression Testing
11 6 (9.38%) Smoke Testing
11 6 (9.38%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (28.13%) SQL
2 8 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 5 (7.81%) VB
3 5 (7.81%) VBScript
4 2 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (54.69%) Security Cleared
2 31 (48.44%) SC Cleared
3 19 (29.69%) DV Cleared
4 16 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (20.31%) MCSE
6 12 (18.75%) MCP
7 8 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (10.94%) CCNP
8 7 (10.94%) ISEB
9 6 (9.38%) ISTQB
10 4 (6.25%) CISSP
10 4 (6.25%) GCIA
10 4 (6.25%) GCIH
11 3 (4.69%) MCDBA
11 3 (4.69%) MCITP
11 3 (4.69%) MCSA
12 2 (3.13%) CCNA
12 2 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (1.56%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.19%) SLA
2 4 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 28 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 22 (34.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 12 (18.75%) VMware Workstation
5 6 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.56%) Firmware
7 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.56%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.56%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.56%) vSphere
7 1 (1.56%) XenApp
7 1 (1.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (25.00%) OVSD
2 13 (20.31%) SCCM
3 10 (15.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 6 (9.38%) BladeLogic
4 6 (9.38%) WSUS
5 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (7.81%) Nagios
5 5 (7.81%) SCOM
6 3 (4.69%) OpenView
7 2 (3.13%) Puppet
8 1 (1.56%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.56%) Cacti
8 1 (1.56%) EdgeSight
8 1 (1.56%) FortiGate
8 1 (1.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 26 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 25 (39.06%) VMware
3 19 (29.69%) Citrix
4 16 (25.00%) Cisco
5 8 (12.50%) NetApp
5 8 (12.50%) ServiceNow
6 7 (10.94%) F5
7 6 (9.38%) Palo Alto
7 6 (9.38%) Red Hat
7 6 (9.38%) SAP
8 5 (7.81%) Blue Coat
8 5 (7.81%) CheckPoint
8 5 (7.81%) Dell
8 5 (7.81%) Remedy
9 4 (6.25%) Apple
9 4 (6.25%) ArcSight
9 4 (6.25%) StorageTek
9 4 (6.25%) Sun
9 4 (6.25%) Toshiba
10 3 (4.69%) Compaq
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