Period
to 17 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 17 January 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 > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 96 83
Rank change year-on-year +7 -13 -7
Contract jobs citing HP 16 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.31% 0.57% 1.34%
As % of the Vendors category 2.93% 1.48% 3.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 8
Oxfordshire median daily rate £325 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.53% +41.67% -9.09%
10th Percentile £218 £379 £214
90th Percentile £434 £525 £396
South East median daily rate £350 £348 £375
% change year-on-year +0.65% -7.27% +13.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £21.55
% change year-on-year -10.34% -32.71% +65.77%

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 Oxfordshire.

All Vendors
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 547 472 479
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 44.73% 38.50% 40.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 315 353
Oxfordshire median daily rate £438 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +10.00% -12.79%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £171
90th Percentile £588 £538 £500
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 22 27
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.06% -2.94% +17.24%
10th Percentile £10.63 £12.00 £13.50
90th Percentile £38.60 £23.35 £49.50
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.36 £19.00
% change year-on-year +13.97% -19.18% +19.22%

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for HP in Oxfordshire

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Oxfordshire

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP in Oxfordshire

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Oxfordshire

HP
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
Banbury - 6 £350 -
Oxford -4 3 £220 -56.00% 3
Thame - 1 £463 -
Abingdon - 1 £350 -
HP
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing HP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for HP.

1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (43.75%) SAN
4 7 (43.75%) Finance
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (37.50%) vSphere
5 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
5 6 (37.50%) NetApp
5 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
6 5 (31.25%) Citrix
6 5 (31.25%) Firewall
6 5 (31.25%) Network Design
6 5 (31.25%) Storage Virtualisation
7 4 (25.00%) XenApp
7 4 (25.00%) XenDesktop
7 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
8 3 (18.75%) Business Continuity
8 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (18.75%) Cisco
8 3 (18.75%) Unix
8 3 (18.75%) Linux
8 3 (18.75%) MCSE
8 3 (18.75%) XenServer
8 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
8 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) SAN
2 5 (31.25%) Firewall
3 2 (12.50%) DHCP
3 2 (12.50%) DNS
3 2 (12.50%) LAN
3 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (12.50%) Wireless
4 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.25%) VLAN
4 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) HP UFT
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Network Systems Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) PHP Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Procurement Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Procurement Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Server Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Practitioner
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) CSS
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
1 2 (12.50%) HTML5
1 2 (12.50%) Laravel
1 2 (12.50%) Symfony
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (18.75%) Linux
4 3 (18.75%) Unix
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Network Design
1 5 (31.25%) Storage Virtualisation
2 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (18.75%) Business Continuity
3 3 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (18.75%) High Availability
4 2 (12.50%) Application Packaging
4 2 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) Contract Management
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) Release Management
5 1 (6.25%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Java
1 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 2 (12.50%) PHP
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) MCSE
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
2 6 (37.50%) vSphere
3 4 (25.00%) XenApp
3 4 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 3 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (18.75%) XenServer
5 1 (6.25%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
1 2 (12.50%) SCOM
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (37.50%) NetApp
4 5 (31.25%) Citrix
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco
6 2 (12.50%) Aerohive Networks
6 2 (12.50%) Palo Alto
7 1 (6.25%) CommVault
7 1 (6.25%) Dell
7 1 (6.25%) F5
7 1 (6.25%) Forcepoint
7 1 (6.25%) IBM
7 1 (6.25%) Lumension
7 1 (6.25%) McAfee
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle
7 1 (6.25%) SAP