Period
to 11 December 2018

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 11 December 2018 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 74 57
Rank change year-on-year +8 -17 +2
Contract jobs citing HP 52 66 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.07% 2.78% 2.83%
As % of the Vendors category 6.57% 6.23% 6.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 44 31
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £238 £328 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.48% +7.38% -18.67%
10th Percentile £207 £127 £120
90th Percentile £388 £446 £419
South East median daily rate £390 £352 £340
% change year-on-year +10.80% +3.53% -9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £13.00 - £15.00
South East median hourly rate £15.30 £13.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +17.69% -10.34% -30.95%

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 792 1,060 783
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 46.78% 44.59% 46.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 482 429
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £413 £400 £392
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +2.04% +4.53%
10th Percentile £240 £213 £213
90th Percentile £584 £525 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 72 42
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £13.00 £17.75 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.76% +61.36% -31.25%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £16.97 £48.75 £32.43
South East median hourly rate £16.38 £17.13 £15.13
% change year-on-year -4.38% +13.22% -15.97%

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 11 December 2018.

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 11 December 2018. 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 +10 50 £238 -27.48% 2
HP
South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, 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 32 (61.54%) ITIL
1 32 (61.54%) Service Management
2 30 (57.69%) Security Cleared
3 29 (55.77%) Windows
3 29 (55.77%) Microsoft
4 28 (53.85%) ITIL V3
5 27 (51.92%) SC Cleared
5 27 (51.92%) Active Directory
6 26 (50.00%) ITSM
7 25 (48.08%) Microsoft Office
8 22 (42.31%) Windows Server
9 21 (40.38%) OVSD
10 18 (34.62%) DV Cleared
11 17 (32.69%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (32.69%) SQL Server
11 17 (32.69%) SQL
12 16 (30.77%) Office 365
13 15 (28.85%) MS Exchange
14 12 (23.08%) Linux
15 11 (21.15%) CRM
15 11 (21.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Azure
15 11 (21.15%) Problem-Solving
16 10 (19.23%) SCCM
17 9 (17.31%) VMware
17 9 (17.31%) SharePoint
17 9 (17.31%) NetApp
17 9 (17.31%) Critical Thinking
17 9 (17.31%) Azure Active Directory
18 8 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008

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 15 (28.85%) MS Exchange
2 9 (17.31%) SharePoint
3 7 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (9.62%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (48.08%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 16 (30.77%) Office 365
2 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (17.31%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) TCP/IP
2 5 (9.62%) SNMP
2 5 (9.62%) SSL
3 4 (7.69%) SAN
4 2 (3.85%) Firewall
4 2 (3.85%) LAN
4 2 (3.85%) Network Security
4 2 (3.85%) WAN
5 1 (1.92%) DNS
5 1 (1.92%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.92%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.69%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.92%) PowerCenter
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MSI
General
1 4 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Advertising
2 1 (1.92%) Banking
2 1 (1.92%) Retail
2 1 (1.92%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (34.62%) Analyst
2 8 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (13.46%) Administrator
3 7 (13.46%) Service Analyst
3 7 (13.46%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (13.46%) Support Analyst
4 6 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.77%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.77%) Applications Support
6 3 (5.77%) Desktop Support
6 3 (5.77%) Incident and Problem Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Incident Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.77%) Problem Manager
6 3 (5.77%) SCCM Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Support Specialist
7 2 (3.85%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) Middleware
1 1 (1.92%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Device Driver
1 5 (9.62%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (5.77%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.85%) User Experience
5 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 29 (55.77%) Windows
2 22 (42.31%) Windows Server
3 17 (32.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (23.08%) Linux
5 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (7.69%) CentOS
6 4 (7.69%) Ubuntu
6 4 (7.69%) Unix
6 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.92%) AIX
8 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.92%) Solaris
8 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (61.54%) ITIL
1 32 (61.54%) Service Management
2 28 (53.85%) ITIL V3
3 26 (50.00%) ITSM
4 11 (21.15%) CRM
4 11 (21.15%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (17.31%) Critical Thinking
6 7 (13.46%) Migration
7 6 (11.54%) Problem Management
7 6 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (9.62%) Application Packaging
8 5 (9.62%) Change Control
8 5 (9.62%) Customer Requirements
8 5 (9.62%) Patch Management
8 5 (9.62%) Software Delivery
9 4 (7.69%) Data Analysis
9 4 (7.69%) Decision-Making
9 4 (7.69%) Incident Management
9 4 (7.69%) Matrix Management
9 4 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.69%) SQL
2 6 (11.54%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.85%) VB
4 1 (1.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (57.69%) Security Cleared
2 27 (51.92%) SC Cleared
3 18 (34.62%) DV Cleared
4 11 (21.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.92%) ISEB
5 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 27 (51.92%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.62%) Firmware
3 5 (9.62%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (5.77%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.77%) XenApp
5 3 (5.77%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.85%) vSphere
7 1 (1.92%) Docker
7 1 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.92%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 21 (40.38%) OVSD
2 10 (19.23%) SCCM
3 6 (11.54%) SCOM
4 5 (9.62%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (7.69%) Nagios
6 3 (5.77%) WSUS
7 2 (3.85%) Control-M
7 2 (3.85%) HP SIM
7 2 (3.85%) HP SiteScope
8 1 (1.92%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.92%) EdgeSight
8 1 (1.92%) HP ALM
8 1 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (55.77%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.31%) NetApp
2 9 (17.31%) VMware
3 7 (13.46%) Citrix
4 6 (11.54%) McAfee
5 5 (9.62%) webMethods
6 3 (5.77%) Lumension
7 2 (3.85%) 3PAR
7 2 (3.85%) CA
7 2 (3.85%) EMC
7 2 (3.85%) Oracle
7 2 (3.85%) SAP
7 2 (3.85%) Splunk
8 1 (1.92%) Altiris
8 1 (1.92%) Brocade
8 1 (1.92%) Cisco
8 1 (1.92%) IBM
8 1 (1.92%) Informatica
8 1 (1.92%) Ivanti
8 1 (1.92%) Red Hat