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 3 months to 26 April 2017 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
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 49 55
Rank change year-on-year -10 +6  
Contract jobs citing HP 9 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.53% 1.57% 2.04%
As % of the Vendors category 3.90% 3.77% 4.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 10
Median daily rate £338 £275 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.72% -26.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £320 £541
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £355 £357
% change year-on-year +1.40% -0.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.20 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £22.63 £16.00
% change year-on-year -35.91% +41.40%  

HP is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 231 239 304
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 39.22% 41.71% 41.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 185 180
Median daily rate £413 £364 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.32% -2.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £176 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 45
Median hourly rate £14.35 £14.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% -44.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £8.80 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.60 £25.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -13.15% +8.57%  

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire citing HP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 26 April 2017.

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 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Banbury +6 3 £300 +9.09% 1
Oxford -6 2 - - 3
HP
South East

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, 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 9 (81.82%) Windows
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
3 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) Driving Licence
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 3 (27.27%) Storage Virtualisation
4 3 (27.27%) vSphere
4 3 (27.27%) Office 365
4 3 (27.27%) SAN
4 3 (27.27%) NetApp
4 3 (27.27%) Network Design
5 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
5 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (18.18%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) Dell
5 2 (18.18%) Unix
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (9.09%) SonicWALL
6 1 (9.09%) SCOM
6 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
6 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef

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 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
3 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) BGP
3 1 (9.09%) MPLS
3 1 (9.09%) VLAN
3 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Field Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Field Hardware Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Hardware Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Printer Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Server Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 2 (18.18%) Unix
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) CentOS
5 1 (9.09%) HPUX
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Solaris
5 1 (9.09%) SUSE
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Network Design
1 3 (27.27%) Storage Virtualisation
2 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
2 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Application Packaging
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) APMP
1 1 (9.09%) CCNA
1 1 (9.09%) CCNP
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) vSphere
3 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 1 (9.09%) VirtualBox
4 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (9.09%) Xen
4 1 (9.09%) XenApp
4 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
4 1 (9.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Ansible
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) NetApp
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) Dell
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) Juniper
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 1 (9.09%) SonicWALL