The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 20 1 9
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +8
Contract jobs citing HP 2 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 2.90% 28.99% 17.39%
As % of the Vendors category 10.53% 46.51% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 6
Average daily rate
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£525 £370 £85
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.89% +335.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £12.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £13.75 £13.13
% change year-on-year
+16.36% +4.76%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Vendors Category
Basildon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
19 43 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 27.54% 62.32% 56.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 7
Average daily rate £450 £365 £85
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% +329.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 13
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £34.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -64.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -7.89%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HP across the Basildon region.

HP Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basildon region citing HP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HP.

1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) AccuRev
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (33.33%) B2C
2 1 (33.33%) CORE IMPACT
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Hudson
2 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (33.33%) Splunk
2 1 (33.33%) ArcSight
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 1 (33.33%) Rapid7
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basildon region citing HP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (33.33%) JMeter
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) AccuRev
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) Hudson
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Automation Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) Java SE
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) B2C
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) CORE IMPACT
2 1 (33.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) NetIQ
2 1 (33.33%) Altiris
2 1 (33.33%) Tripwire
2 1 (33.33%) Qualys
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) Splunk
2 1 (33.33%) ArcSight
2 1 (33.33%) Rapid7