Period
to 26 April 2018

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 26 April 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 22 19
Rank change year-on-year -6 -3 +13
Contract jobs citing HP 7 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.53% 4.72% 5.08%
As % of the Vendors category 6.36% 8.89% 8.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 15
Slough median daily rate £303 £600 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -49.58% +70.21% -14.55%
10th Percentile £144 £438 £270
90th Percentile £381 £650 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £350 £450 £365
% change year-on-year -22.22% +23.29% +14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Slough median hourly rate £13.00 £14.60 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.96% +4.29% -23.81%
Berkshire median hourly rate £19.38 £14.50 £21.33
% change year-on-year +33.66% -32.02% +21.89%

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 110 135 254
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 39.71% 53.15% 58.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 98 160
Slough median daily rate £425 £423 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +8.33% +11.43%
10th Percentile £280 £205 £246
90th Percentile £539 £547 £512
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £419 £400
% change year-on-year +1.49% +4.69% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 7
Slough median hourly rate £20.00 £14.60 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.99% -18.89% +4.53%
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.86 £13.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year +17.48% -8.47% -18.06%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in Slough over the 6 months to 26 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 26 April 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 Slough region with a requirement for HP.

1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Dell
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) Veeam
3 3 (42.86%) SCCM
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 2 (28.57%) Hudson
4 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
4 2 (28.57%) Office 365
4 2 (28.57%) Twitter
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) MPLS
4 2 (28.57%) Service Management
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (14.29%) Legal
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Replication
5 1 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) Billing
5 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
5 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) Avaya
5 1 (14.29%) Lotus

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 1 (14.29%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) MPLS
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Hudson
General
1 1 (14.29%) Billing
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Printer Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
1 1 (14.29%) EPoS
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
1 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Break/Fix
2 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Dell
1 3 (42.86%) Veeam
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
2 2 (28.57%) Twitter
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) BroadSoft
3 1 (14.29%) Lotus
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) VMware