Period
to 18 April 2019

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 6 months to 18 April 2019 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
6 months to
18 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 84 67 67
Rank change year-on-year -17 0 -5
Contract jobs citing HP 16 64 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.08% 2.97% 2.89%
As % of the Vendors category 2.41% 6.22% 6.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 46 41
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £301 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.81% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £179 £138 £175
90th Percentile £421 £534 £538
South East median daily rate £388 £381 £362
% change year-on-year +1.84% +5.26% -7.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.90 - -
South East median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year +12.00% -13.79% -63.75%

HP is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Buckinghamshire.

All Vendors
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 664 1,029 886
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 44.77% 47.73% 45.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 522 454
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £240 £232 £237
90th Percentile £630 £540 £550
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 50 32
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.53 £13.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.73% -5.45% -14.54%
10th Percentile £10.55 £9.00 £9.01
90th Percentile £39.63 £48.08 £38.18
South East median hourly rate £16.75 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -1.47% +9.68% -11.43%

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

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 6 months to 18 April 2019.

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 6 months to 18 April 2019. 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
Milton Keynes -21 15 £301 -24.81%
HP
South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing HP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for HP.

1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) SC Cleared
2 10 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 9 (56.25%) ITIL V3
3 9 (56.25%) ITIL
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
4 8 (50.00%) Service Management
4 8 (50.00%) ITSM
4 8 (50.00%) OVSD
4 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (43.75%) DV Cleared
5 7 (43.75%) SCCM
5 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
6 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
6 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (37.50%) SCOM
6 6 (37.50%) Office 365
6 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
7 5 (31.25%) Patch Management
7 5 (31.25%) Application Packaging
7 5 (31.25%) McAfee
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (25.00%) SQL
8 4 (25.00%) Linux
8 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
9 3 (18.75%) Fujitsu
9 3 (18.75%) WSUS
9 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007

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 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Office 365
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) NAS
1 1 (6.25%) Network Security
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
1 1 (6.25%) SNMP
1 1 (6.25%) SSL
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Big Data
3 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) PowerCenter
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Antivirus Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) Field Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) SCCM Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Break Fix Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Database Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Device Driver
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (25.00%) Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Solaris
5 1 (6.25%) Unix
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) ITIL
1 9 (56.25%) ITIL V3
2 8 (50.00%) ITSM
2 8 (50.00%) Service Management
3 5 (31.25%) Application Packaging
3 5 (31.25%) Patch Management
4 3 (18.75%) CRM
4 3 (18.75%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 2 (12.50%) DevOps
5 2 (12.50%) Information Security
5 2 (12.50%) Migration
5 2 (12.50%) Server Hardening
6 1 (6.25%) Antivirus Management
6 1 (6.25%) Break/Fix
6 1 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (6.25%) Decision-Making
6 1 (6.25%) Defect Management
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 10 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 7 (43.75%) DV Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (6.25%) CCNA
4 1 (6.25%) CCSP
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.25%) MCITP
4 1 (6.25%) MCSE
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) Firmware
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) OVSD
2 7 (43.75%) SCCM
3 6 (37.50%) SCOM
4 3 (18.75%) WSUS
5 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (6.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) McAfee
3 3 (18.75%) Fujitsu
4 2 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (6.25%) Informatica
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.25%) RedGate
5 1 (6.25%) StorageTek
5 1 (6.25%) Sun
5 1 (6.25%) Toshiba
5 1 (6.25%) webMethods