Period
to 18 November 2019

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 18 November 2019 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
18 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 25 42 23
Rank change year-on-year +17 -19 +9
Contract jobs citing HP 11 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 3.97% 0.29% 3.38%
As % of the Vendors category 8.03% 0.61% 6.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 4
Slough median daily rate £500 £305 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +63.93% +9.91% +0.91%
10th Percentile £302 £283 £205
90th Percentile £520 £328 £285
Berkshire median daily rate £353 £393 £313
% change year-on-year -9.95% +25.60% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Slough median hourly rate - - £13.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £24.00 £32.25 £12.40
% change year-on-year -25.58% +160.08% -14.48%

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 137 163 156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 49.46% 47.80% 52.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 95 98
Slough median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £122 £125 £263
90th Percentile £581 £529 £552
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +2.94% - +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 1
Slough median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +53.85% -23.53%
Berkshire median hourly rate £24.00 £19.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +26.32% +31.03% +16.00%

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 18 November 2019.

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 18 November 2019, 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 7 (63.64%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) WAN
2 6 (54.55%) LAN
2 6 (54.55%) Firewall
3 5 (45.45%) MPLS
4 4 (36.36%) WLAN
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (36.36%) Aruba
4 4 (36.36%) HP ALM
5 3 (27.27%) Zscaler
5 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (27.27%) F5
5 3 (27.27%) Fortinet
5 3 (27.27%) Retail
5 3 (27.27%) Blue Coat
5 3 (27.27%) BIG-IP
5 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
5 3 (27.27%) CCNA
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) Wireless
5 3 (27.27%) BT
5 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
5 3 (27.27%) BGP
6 2 (18.18%) IPsec
6 2 (18.18%) JMeter
6 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle

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 (9.09%) Confluence
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) FileZilla
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Notepad++
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP CO
1 1 (9.09%) SAP FI
1 1 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (9.09%) SAP FSCM
1 1 (9.09%) SAP S/4HANA
1 1 (9.09%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) AWS
1 2 (18.18%) Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) IaaS
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
1 6 (54.55%) LAN
1 6 (54.55%) WAN
2 5 (45.45%) MPLS
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (36.36%) WLAN
4 3 (27.27%) BGP
4 3 (27.27%) BIG-IP
4 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (27.27%) Wireless
5 2 (18.18%) 4G
5 2 (18.18%) IPsec
6 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
6 1 (9.09%) GLBP
6 1 (9.09%) HSRP
6 1 (9.09%) RSVP
6 1 (9.09%) VLAN
6 1 (9.09%) VPLS
6 1 (9.09%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) JMeter
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) JProfiler
2 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
2 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
2 1 (9.09%) XMLSpy
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Network Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Network Support
2 4 (36.36%) Network Support Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco Support
3 3 (27.27%) Firewall Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Firewall Support
3 3 (27.27%) Network Design Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Switch Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Architect
5 1 (9.09%) IT Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Basis
1 1 (9.09%) SOAP
1 1 (9.09%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) DataPower
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) Smart Meter
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Solaris
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Network Design
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
3 1 (9.09%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Test Management
3 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
3 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) ABAP
1 1 (9.09%) C#
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (27.27%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) CCIE
3 1 (9.09%) ISEB
3 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
1 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) HP ALM
2 1 (9.09%) Cacti
2 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
2 1 (9.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) Aruba
3 3 (27.27%) Blue Coat
3 3 (27.27%) BT
3 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
3 3 (27.27%) F5
3 3 (27.27%) Fortinet
3 3 (27.27%) Zscaler
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) Atlassian
5 1 (9.09%) BMC
5 1 (9.09%) Huawei
5 1 (9.09%) IBM
5 1 (9.09%) ION Trading
5 1 (9.09%) Juniper
5 1 (9.09%) Nokia
5 1 (9.09%) Okta
5 1 (9.09%) SAP
5 1 (9.09%) Vitria
5 1 (9.09%) VMware