Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 58 47
Rank change year-on-year +3 -11 -7
Contract jobs citing HP 54 61 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.86% 3.64% 3.78%
As % of the Vendors category 7.47% 8.05% 7.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 48 33
Milton Keynes median daily rate £275 £341 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.41% +26.39% -15.63%
10th Percentile £207 £132 £120
90th Percentile £438 £538 £400
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £275 £348 £298
% change year-on-year -20.86% +16.81% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.00 - £15.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.85 - £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 723 758 624
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 51.72% 45.28% 48.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 356 348
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £225 £215 £200
90th Percentile £575 £534 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 54 36
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £12.75 £16.50 £10.24
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.73% +61.21% -11.99%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.77 £8.50
90th Percentile £16.53 £23.80 £15.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £12.75 £17.13 £11.00
% change year-on-year -25.55% +55.68% -21.97%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 31 (57.41%) Microsoft
2 28 (51.85%) Microsoft Office
2 28 (51.85%) ITIL
2 28 (51.85%) Service Management
3 25 (46.30%) Security Cleared
4 24 (44.44%) ITIL V3
4 24 (44.44%) Windows
5 22 (40.74%) ITSM
5 22 (40.74%) SC Cleared
6 20 (37.04%) Windows Server
7 19 (35.19%) Active Directory
8 16 (29.63%) OVSD
9 15 (27.78%) NetApp
9 15 (27.78%) SQL Server
9 15 (27.78%) SQL
10 14 (25.93%) MS Exchange
10 14 (25.93%) VMware
10 14 (25.93%) DV Cleared
11 12 (22.22%) Office 365
12 11 (20.37%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (20.37%) Problem-Solving
13 10 (18.52%) Critical Thinking
13 10 (18.52%) Linux
14 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
14 9 (16.67%) CRM
14 9 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
15 8 (14.81%) Capacity Management
15 8 (14.81%) Azure Active Directory

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 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.96%) SharePoint
3 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (9.26%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 28 (51.85%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (7.41%) MS Visio
4 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (1.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.22%) Office 365
2 8 (14.81%) Azure Active Directory
2 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.81%) SAN
2 6 (11.11%) Firewall
3 5 (9.26%) TCP/IP
4 4 (7.41%) SNMP
4 4 (7.41%) SSL
5 3 (5.56%) LAN
5 3 (5.56%) Network Security
5 3 (5.56%) WAN
5 3 (5.56%) Wireless
6 2 (3.70%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.85%) DNS
7 1 (1.85%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.41%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.85%) MS Access
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MSI
General
1 5 (9.26%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Legal
3 1 (1.85%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 20 (37.04%) Analyst
2 7 (12.96%) Administrator
3 6 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 6 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Architect
5 4 (7.41%) Desktop Support
5 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 4 (7.41%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.41%) Technical Architect
5 4 (7.41%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Incident Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.56%) Problem Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Support Specialist
6 3 (5.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) Middleware
1 1 (1.85%) SOAP
1 1 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Device Driver
1 4 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (7.41%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.70%) User Experience
4 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) HP Storage
4 1 (1.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (44.44%) Windows
2 20 (37.04%) Windows Server
3 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (18.52%) Linux
5 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (7.41%) CentOS
6 4 (7.41%) Ubuntu
7 3 (5.56%) Unix
8 2 (3.70%) Data ONTAP
8 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.85%) AIX
9 1 (1.85%) Solaris
9 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (51.85%) ITIL
1 28 (51.85%) Service Management
2 24 (44.44%) ITIL V3
3 22 (40.74%) ITSM
4 11 (20.37%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (18.52%) Critical Thinking
6 9 (16.67%) CRM
7 8 (14.81%) Capacity Management
8 6 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (11.11%) Problem Management
8 6 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (9.26%) Change Control
9 5 (9.26%) Incident Management
9 5 (9.26%) Migration
10 4 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (7.41%) Business Continuity
10 4 (7.41%) Data Analysis
10 4 (7.41%) High Availability
10 4 (7.41%) Matrix Management
10 4 (7.41%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (27.78%) SQL
2 6 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.70%) VB
4 1 (1.85%) VBA
4 1 (1.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (46.30%) Security Cleared
2 22 (40.74%) SC Cleared
3 14 (25.93%) DV Cleared
4 9 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (7.41%) ISEB
5 4 (7.41%) ISTQB
6 3 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 19 (35.19%) Active Directory
2 11 (20.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (12.96%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (9.26%) Hyper-V
6 4 (7.41%) Firmware
7 3 (5.56%) XenApp
7 3 (5.56%) XenDesktop
8 2 (3.70%) NFS
8 2 (3.70%) vSphere
9 1 (1.85%) Docker
9 1 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.85%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 16 (29.63%) OVSD
2 4 (7.41%) HP ALM
2 4 (7.41%) Nagios
2 4 (7.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (7.41%) SCCM
3 2 (3.70%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.70%) Control-M
3 2 (3.70%) HP SIM
3 2 (3.70%) HP SiteScope
3 2 (3.70%) SCOM
3 2 (3.70%) SCSM
4 1 (1.85%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 31 (57.41%) Microsoft
2 15 (27.78%) NetApp
3 14 (25.93%) VMware
4 8 (14.81%) Citrix
5 4 (7.41%) Blue Coat
5 4 (7.41%) CheckPoint
5 4 (7.41%) Cisco
5 4 (7.41%) Red Hat
5 4 (7.41%) webMethods
6 3 (5.56%) Lumension
7 2 (3.70%) 3PAR
7 2 (3.70%) arcserve
7 2 (3.70%) CA
7 2 (3.70%) EMC
7 2 (3.70%) Mitel
7 2 (3.70%) SAP
7 2 (3.70%) Splunk
7 2 (3.70%) Symantec
7 2 (3.70%) Veeam
8 1 (1.85%) Oracle