Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 20 November 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 27 17
Rank change year-on-year +4 -10 +12
Contract jobs citing HP 10 12 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 3.39% 3.87% 6.41%
As % of the Vendors category 6.41% 6.63% 12.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 28
Slough median daily rate £278 £275 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.91% -14.06% +16.36%
10th Percentile £205 £109 £204
90th Percentile £285 £400 £435
Berkshire median daily rate £313 £350 £375
% change year-on-year -10.71% -6.67% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Slough median hourly rate £13.00 £17.31 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.91% - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.40 £14.50 £21.55
% change year-on-year -14.48% -32.71% +24.67%

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 Slough.

All Vendors
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 156 181 266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 52.88% 58.39% 53.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 105 166
Slough median daily rate £400 £350 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +4.87% -4.64%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £204
90th Percentile £552 £474 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 11
Slough median hourly rate £13.00 £17.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.53% +30.77% -10.34%
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.75 £13.00 £21.55
% change year-on-year +13.46% -39.68% +23.14%

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for HP in Slough

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Slough

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Slough

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Slough region with a requirement for HP.

1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) Veeam
3 3 (30.00%) vSphere
3 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (30.00%) DHCP
3 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (30.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) VPN
4 2 (20.00%) SNMP
4 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) MCSA
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) SAN
4 2 (20.00%) IBM

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DHCP
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) SMTP
2 2 (20.00%) SNMP
2 2 (20.00%) VPN
2 2 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (10.00%) BGP
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (10.00%) IPsec
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) MPLS
3 1 (10.00%) RSVP
3 1 (10.00%) SSL
3 1 (10.00%) VPLS
3 1 (10.00%) VRRP
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) French Language
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Defect Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) iPad
1 2 (20.00%) iPhone
1 2 (20.00%) Replication
1 2 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) FMCG
2 1 (10.00%) HP Storage
2 1 (10.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Phone
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (20.00%) Network Virtualisation
2 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (10.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (10.00%) System Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (20.00%) CCENT
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
3 2 (20.00%) CCNP
3 2 (20.00%) MCSA
4 1 (10.00%) ISEB
4 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (10.00%) MCSE
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) vSphere
3 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) PowerCLI
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) vCenter Server
1 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Veeam
3 2 (20.00%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (20.00%) Dell
3 2 (20.00%) IBM
3 2 (20.00%) Kaspersky
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) ArcSight
4 1 (10.00%) Arista
4 1 (10.00%) CommVault
4 1 (10.00%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (10.00%) Lumension
4 1 (10.00%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (10.00%) Wonderware