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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 15 25 31
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Contract jobs citing HP 22 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 10.73% 5.13% 6.10%
As % of the Vendors category 18.64% 9.62% 13.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 2
Average daily rate
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£280 £338 £379
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.03% -10.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £283 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £403 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 10
Average hourly rate £11.35 - £11.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 - £10.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.74 - £13.93
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.70 £16.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-14.37% +16.36%
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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
118 104 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 57.56% 53.33% 46.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 64 48
Average daily rate £350 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £221 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £425 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 22
Average hourly rate £12.21 £36.25 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.31% +85.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.11 £13.50 £11.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.90 £41.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.95
% change year-on-year
- -7.65%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

HP Daily Rate Histogram 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 4 March 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 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 20 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 18 (51.43%) Windows
3 12 (34.29%) MS Office
4 8 (22.86%) Red Hat
4 8 (22.86%) Tivoli
4 8 (22.86%) Linux
4 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
4 8 (22.86%) IBM
4 8 (22.86%) Wireless
5 7 (20.00%) DV Cleared
5 7 (20.00%) ITIL
5 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Satellite
6 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
6 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (17.14%) Finance
7 5 (14.29%) CMS
7 5 (14.29%) VMware
7 5 (14.29%) e-Health
7 5 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (14.29%) Ektron
7 5 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (14.29%) Software Testing
7 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 5 (14.29%) HTTP
7 5 (14.29%) CA
7 5 (14.29%) DSDM
7 5 (14.29%) CSS
7 5 (14.29%) Web Services

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (14.29%) CMS
1 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 5 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (34.29%) MS Office
2 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) Wireless
2 5 (14.29%) HTTP
3 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.71%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Field Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 7 (20.00%) Architect
2 7 (20.00%) Support Technician
2 7 (20.00%) Field Service Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
2 7 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
3 4 (11.43%) Tester
3 4 (11.43%) Systems Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Printer Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Web Tester
6 1 (2.86%) Service Desk Technician
6 1 (2.86%) Security Specialist
6 1 (2.86%) Systems Tester
6 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Deskside Support
6 1 (2.86%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) CSS
1 5 (14.29%) Web Services
1 5 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) e-Health
2 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Linux
3 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) ITIL
2 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 5 (14.29%) DSDM
4 2 (5.71%) Web Development
4 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.86%) Security Testing
5 1 (2.86%) Validation
5 1 (2.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (2.86%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (2.86%) Automated Testing
5 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.86%) Security Management
5 1 (2.86%) Cyber Security
5 1 (2.86%) OSSTMM
5 1 (2.86%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 5 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
3 7 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 4 (11.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (11.43%) ISEB
4 4 (11.43%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
1 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Tivoli
2 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Satellite
3 5 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (5.71%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (5.71%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.86%) Red Hat
2 8 (22.86%) IBM
3 5 (14.29%) VMware
3 5 (14.29%) Ektron
3 5 (14.29%) CA
4 4 (11.43%) Fujitsu
5 3 (8.57%) Apple
5 3 (8.57%) NetApp