The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 25 22 35
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Contract jobs citing HP 5 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.38% 5.69% 6.56%
As % of the Vendors category 4.50% 11.11% 13.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 6
Average daily rate
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£525 £320 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.06% -5.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 9
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £11.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 - £10.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 - £14.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
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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 Basingstoke region.

Vendors Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
111 108 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 52.86% 51.18% 48.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 76 58
Average daily rate £385 £300 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.33% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £185 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £425 £506
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 21
Average hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +62.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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 18 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
3 15 (46.88%) Windows
4 9 (28.13%) MS Office
5 8 (25.00%) Linux
5 8 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 8 (25.00%) Tivoli
5 8 (25.00%) IBM
5 8 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 8 (25.00%) Wireless
6 7 (21.88%) DV Cleared
6 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
6 7 (21.88%) ITIL
6 7 (21.88%) Red Hat Satellite
7 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (18.75%) Finance
8 5 (15.63%) CMS
8 5 (15.63%) VMware
8 5 (15.63%) e-Health
8 5 (15.63%) Software Testing
8 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
8 5 (15.63%) HTTP
8 5 (15.63%) DSDM
8 5 (15.63%) CSS
8 5 (15.63%) Web Services
8 5 (15.63%) HTML
8 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
8 5 (15.63%) SQL
8 5 (15.63%) CA
8 5 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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 5 (15.63%) CMS
1 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
1 5 (15.63%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (28.13%) MS Office
2 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) Wireless
2 5 (15.63%) HTTP
3 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.25%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Field Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Architect
2 7 (21.88%) 1st Line Support
2 7 (21.88%) Support Technician
2 7 (21.88%) Architect
2 7 (21.88%) 1st Line Support Technician
3 4 (12.50%) Tester
3 4 (12.50%) Field Service Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Systems Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Printer Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Web Tester
6 1 (3.13%) Security Specialist
6 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Deskside Support
6 1 (3.13%) Systems Tester
6 1 (3.13%) Server Support
6 1 (3.13%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) CSS
1 5 (15.63%) Web Services
1 5 (15.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) e-Health
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) ITIL
2 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.63%) Software Testing
3 5 (15.63%) DSDM
4 2 (6.25%) Web Development
5 1 (3.13%) Security Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (3.13%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Validation
5 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.13%) Security Management
5 1 (3.13%) Cyber Security
5 1 (3.13%) OSSTMM
5 1 (3.13%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 8 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (21.88%) DV Cleared
4 4 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (12.50%) ISEB
4 4 (12.50%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
1 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) Tivoli
2 7 (21.88%) Red Hat Satellite
3 5 (15.63%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (6.25%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (6.25%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (25.00%) IBM
3 5 (15.63%) VMware
3 5 (15.63%) CA
3 5 (15.63%) Ektron
4 4 (12.50%) Fujitsu
5 3 (9.38%) NetApp
5 3 (9.38%) Apple