Period
to 12 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 12 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 63 57
Rank change year-on-year +14 -6 -10
Contract jobs citing HP 50 62 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.97% 3.49% 2.88%
As % of the Vendors category 7.56% 7.30% 6.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 44 25
Milton Keynes median daily rate £238 £328 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.48% +19.09% -15.71%
10th Percentile £207 £127 £120
90th Percentile £388 £446 £455
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £238 £328 £305
% change year-on-year -27.48% +7.38% -18.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.00 - £15.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £13.00 - £15.00

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 Milton Keynes.

All Vendors
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 661 849 599
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 52.54% 47.72% 47.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 413 354
Milton Keynes median daily rate £415 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £240 £250 £205
90th Percentile £588 £525 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £413 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.13% +1.85% +4.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 57 35
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.25 £16.93 £10.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.74% +56.76% -25.52%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.92 £9.00
90th Percentile £16.90 £57.50 £16.70
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £13.00 £17.75 £11.00
% change year-on-year -26.76% +61.36% -31.25%

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for HP in Milton Keynes

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Milton Keynes

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP in Milton Keynes

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 12 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for HP.

1 32 (64.00%) ITIL
1 32 (64.00%) Service Management
2 30 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 29 (58.00%) Microsoft
4 28 (56.00%) Windows
4 28 (56.00%) ITIL V3
5 27 (54.00%) SC Cleared
6 26 (52.00%) Active Directory
6 26 (52.00%) ITSM
7 24 (48.00%) Microsoft Office
8 21 (42.00%) OVSD
8 21 (42.00%) Windows Server
9 18 (36.00%) DV Cleared
10 16 (32.00%) SQL Server
10 16 (32.00%) SQL
10 16 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (32.00%) Office 365
11 14 (28.00%) MS Exchange
12 11 (22.00%) Linux
12 11 (22.00%) CRM
12 11 (22.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 11 (22.00%) Problem-Solving
13 10 (20.00%) SCCM
14 9 (18.00%) SharePoint
14 9 (18.00%) NetApp
14 9 (18.00%) Critical Thinking
14 9 (18.00%) Azure Active Directory
15 8 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (16.00%) VMware

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 14 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (18.00%) SharePoint
3 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (10.00%) Skype for Business
5 2 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (48.00%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 16 (32.00%) Office 365
2 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (18.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (10.00%) SNMP
2 5 (10.00%) SSL
3 4 (8.00%) SAN
4 2 (4.00%) Firewall
4 2 (4.00%) Network Security
5 1 (2.00%) DNS
5 1 (2.00%) LAN
5 1 (2.00%) Skype
5 1 (2.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MSI
General
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Banking
2 1 (2.00%) Retail
2 1 (2.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (36.00%) Analyst
2 7 (14.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (14.00%) Administrator
2 7 (14.00%) Service Analyst
2 7 (14.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (14.00%) Support Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.00%) Applications Support
5 3 (6.00%) Desktop Support
5 3 (6.00%) Incident and Problem Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Incident Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.00%) Problem Manager
5 3 (6.00%) SCCM Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Support Specialist
6 2 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.00%) Applications Support Specialist
6 2 (4.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) Middleware
1 1 (2.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Device Driver
1 5 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.00%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (6.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.00%) User Experience
5 1 (2.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (56.00%) Windows
2 21 (42.00%) Windows Server
3 16 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (22.00%) Linux
5 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (8.00%) CentOS
6 4 (8.00%) Ubuntu
6 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.00%) Unix
8 1 (2.00%) AIX
8 1 (2.00%) Solaris
8 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (64.00%) ITIL
1 32 (64.00%) Service Management
2 28 (56.00%) ITIL V3
3 26 (52.00%) ITSM
4 11 (22.00%) CRM
4 11 (22.00%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (18.00%) Critical Thinking
6 6 (12.00%) Migration
6 6 (12.00%) Problem Management
6 6 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (10.00%) Application Packaging
7 5 (10.00%) Change Control
7 5 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (10.00%) Patch Management
7 5 (10.00%) Software Delivery
8 4 (8.00%) Data Analysis
8 4 (8.00%) High Availability
8 4 (8.00%) Incident Management
8 4 (8.00%) Matrix Management
8 4 (8.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.00%) SQL
2 6 (12.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.00%) VB
4 1 (2.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 27 (54.00%) SC Cleared
3 18 (36.00%) DV Cleared
4 11 (22.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.00%) ISEB
5 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 26 (52.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.00%) Firmware
3 5 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (6.00%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (6.00%) XenApp
5 3 (6.00%) XenDesktop
6 2 (4.00%) vSphere
7 1 (2.00%) Docker
7 1 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (2.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 21 (42.00%) OVSD
2 10 (20.00%) SCCM
3 6 (12.00%) SCOM
4 5 (10.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (8.00%) Nagios
6 3 (6.00%) WSUS
7 2 (4.00%) Control-M
7 2 (4.00%) HP SIM
7 2 (4.00%) HP SiteScope
8 1 (2.00%) EdgeSight
8 1 (2.00%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 29 (58.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.00%) NetApp
3 8 (16.00%) VMware
4 6 (12.00%) Citrix
5 5 (10.00%) McAfee
5 5 (10.00%) webMethods
6 3 (6.00%) Lumension
7 2 (4.00%) 3PAR
7 2 (4.00%) CA
7 2 (4.00%) EMC
7 2 (4.00%) SAP
7 2 (4.00%) Splunk
8 1 (2.00%) Altiris
8 1 (2.00%) Brocade
8 1 (2.00%) IBM
8 1 (2.00%) Ivanti
8 1 (2.00%) Oracle