Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 52 44
Rank change year-on-year -3 -8 -9
Contract jobs citing HP 60 52 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.80% 3.74% 3.79%
As % of the Vendors category 7.56% 7.51% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 42 39
Milton Keynes median daily rate £413 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.13% +25.00%
10th Percentile £141 £153 £144
90th Percentile £531 £538 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.70 - £37.50

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 794 692 635
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 50.22% 49.75% 44.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 431 368 341
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £231 £260 £250
90th Percentile £540 £550 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £396 £400
% change year-on-year +1.14% -1.13% +18.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 16 23
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £11.50 £10.80 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.48% -20.00% +21.59%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.00 £9.05
90th Percentile £42.50 £17.98 £22.60
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £14.40
% change year-on-year -19.35% +7.64% +19.16%

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 28 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 24 (40.00%) ITIL
3 23 (38.33%) Windows
4 22 (36.67%) VMware
4 22 (36.67%) Security Cleared
5 21 (35.00%) ITIL V3
6 20 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 20 (33.33%) ITSM
6 20 (33.33%) Cisco
7 19 (31.67%) NetApp
7 19 (31.67%) Microsoft Office
7 19 (31.67%) Service Management
7 19 (31.67%) Firewall
8 16 (26.67%) MS Exchange
8 16 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (25.00%) OVSD
10 14 (23.33%) Virtual Environments
11 13 (21.67%) Capacity Management
11 13 (21.67%) SAN
11 13 (21.67%) Active Directory
12 12 (20.00%) Red Hat
12 12 (20.00%) CheckPoint
12 12 (20.00%) Blue Coat
12 12 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
12 12 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
13 11 (18.33%) HP ALM
13 11 (18.33%) Change Management
14 10 (16.67%) Citrix
14 10 (16.67%) WAN
14 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel

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 16 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.00%) Apache
2 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (5.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (31.67%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (6.67%) MS Visio
4 3 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (31.67%) Firewall
2 13 (21.67%) SAN
3 10 (16.67%) WAN
4 9 (15.00%) Wireless
5 6 (10.00%) BGP
5 6 (10.00%) BIG-IP
5 6 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (10.00%) ICMP
5 6 (10.00%) IPsec
5 6 (10.00%) iSCSI
5 6 (10.00%) OSPF
5 6 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 5 (8.33%) Cisco ISE
6 5 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (6.67%) LAN
8 2 (3.33%) Skype
8 2 (3.33%) SMS
9 1 (1.67%) NAS
9 1 (1.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.00%) MS Access
3 1 (1.67%) Big Data
3 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) JIRA
1 3 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (5.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (6.67%) Retail
2 3 (5.00%) Legal
3 2 (3.33%) Finance
4 1 (1.67%) Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Electronics
4 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (28.33%) Architect
2 14 (23.33%) Analyst
2 14 (23.33%) Technical Architect
3 12 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 12 (20.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 12 (20.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 6 (10.00%) Storage Specialist
4 6 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) Network Team Leader
5 4 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Team Leader
6 3 (5.00%) .NET Architect
6 3 (5.00%) Configuration Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
6 3 (5.00%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.33%) XML
2 3 (5.00%) .NET
3 1 (1.67%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.00%) iPad
4 3 (5.00%) iPhone
5 2 (3.33%) HP Storage
5 2 (3.33%) PKI
5 2 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.67%) Clustering
6 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.33%) Windows
2 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (11.67%) Linux
5 6 (10.00%) Data ONTAP
6 5 (8.33%) Windows 10
7 3 (5.00%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.67%) Solaris
8 1 (1.67%) Unix
8 1 (1.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.00%) ITIL
2 21 (35.00%) ITIL V3
3 20 (33.33%) ITSM
4 19 (31.67%) Service Management
5 14 (23.33%) Virtual Environments
6 13 (21.67%) Capacity Management
7 12 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (18.33%) Change Management
9 7 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (11.67%) Network Design
9 7 (11.67%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
9 7 (11.67%) Requirements Analysis
9 7 (11.67%) Server Virtualisation
9 7 (11.67%) Service Delivery
10 6 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
10 6 (10.00%) Network Virtualisation
10 6 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (10.00%) Scenario Testing
10 6 (10.00%) Test Scripting
10 6 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.67%) SQL
2 3 (5.00%) C#
2 3 (5.00%) VBA
3 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (36.67%) Security Cleared
2 20 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 10 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 8 (13.33%) ISTQB
5 7 (11.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (10.00%) ISEB
7 4 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (5.00%) CCNP
8 3 (5.00%) Degree
8 3 (5.00%) MCP
8 3 (5.00%) MCSE
9 2 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.67%) CCA
10 1 (1.67%) CCNA
10 1 (1.67%) CCSP
10 1 (1.67%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) SLA
2 3 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 16 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (21.67%) Active Directory
3 12 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (13.33%) Hyper-V
5 6 (10.00%) NFS
5 6 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (8.33%) XenApp
7 2 (3.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 15 (25.00%) OVSD
2 11 (18.33%) HP ALM
3 6 (10.00%) Backup Exec
3 6 (10.00%) SCSM
4 4 (6.67%) SCCM
4 4 (6.67%) SCOM
5 2 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (3.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 28 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 22 (36.67%) VMware
3 20 (33.33%) Cisco
4 19 (31.67%) NetApp
5 12 (20.00%) Blue Coat
5 12 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 12 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 10 (16.67%) Citrix
7 8 (13.33%) ServiceNow
7 8 (13.33%) Symantec
8 6 (10.00%) arcserve
8 6 (10.00%) F5
8 6 (10.00%) Veeam
9 5 (8.33%) Palo Alto
10 4 (6.67%) McAfee
11 3 (5.00%) Aruba
11 3 (5.00%) SAP
12 2 (3.33%) Apple
12 2 (3.33%) Juniper
12 2 (3.33%) MobileIron