The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Basingstoke region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 22 38 31
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Contract jobs citing HP 14 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 6.42% 6.64% 1.44%
As % of the Vendors category 12.73% 11.85% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 0
Average daily rate £320 £338 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 2
Average hourly rate - £11.50 £14.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.20 £15.63
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.72%
Vendors Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
110 135 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 50.46% 56.02% 53.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 74 37
Average daily rate £300 £379 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.79% -15.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £313 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 21 6
Average hourly rate £37.50 £17.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -38.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.96 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £39.00 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
HP
Hampshire

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 15 (51.72%) ISEB
2 13 (44.83%) SAN
3 12 (41.38%) Finance
3 12 (41.38%) VMware
4 10 (34.48%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (31.03%) Performance Management
5 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (31.03%) SUSE
5 9 (31.03%) Shell Script
5 9 (31.03%) Red Hat
5 9 (31.03%) Novell
5 9 (31.03%) IBM
5 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
5 9 (31.03%) Linux
6 8 (27.59%) SharePoint
6 8 (27.59%) SQL
6 8 (27.59%) Windows
6 8 (27.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (27.59%) Automated Testing
6 8 (27.59%) Software Testing
6 8 (27.59%) ISTQB
6 8 (27.59%) Banking
6 8 (27.59%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (24.14%) Remedy ITSM
7 7 (24.14%) ITIL
7 7 (24.14%) DSDM
7 7 (24.14%) Middleware
7 7 (24.14%) Remedy
7 7 (24.14%) Service Management

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 8 (27.59%) SharePoint
1 8 (27.59%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (20.69%) CMS
3 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.90%) IBM Notes
3 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (44.83%) SAN
2 6 (20.69%) HTTP
3 3 (10.34%) LAN
3 3 (10.34%) WAN
3 3 (10.34%) Firewall
4 1 (3.45%) NAS
4 1 (3.45%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.45%) FCoE
4 1 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 8 (27.59%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Back Office
3 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Build Engineer
1 9 (31.03%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Test Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Web Test Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Web Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) IT Administrator
3 3 (10.34%) Hardware Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (10.34%) Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Test Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Linux Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Linux Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Linux Support
5 1 (3.45%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) Middleware
2 6 (20.69%) CSS
2 6 (20.69%) Web Services
2 6 (20.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Replication
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) SUSE
1 9 (31.03%) Linux
2 8 (27.59%) Windows
3 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
4 4 (13.79%) Windows XP
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (10.34%) Windows 8
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Performance Management
2 8 (27.59%) Automated Testing
2 8 (27.59%) Software Testing
3 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (24.14%) ITIL
3 7 (24.14%) DSDM
3 7 (24.14%) Service Management
3 7 (24.14%) ITSM
4 6 (20.69%) Web Development
4 6 (20.69%) Change Control
5 5 (17.24%) Change Management
6 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
7 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.90%) Migration
9 1 (3.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) Shell Script
2 8 (27.59%) SQL
3 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (51.72%) ISEB
2 8 (27.59%) ISTQB
3 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
3 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (10.34%) CCNA
5 2 (6.90%) CCNP
6 1 (3.45%) NCDA
6 1 (3.45%) NCIE
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.45%) CNA
6 1 (3.45%) Novell Certification
6 1 (3.45%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.34%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.45%) DFS Replication
4 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (34.48%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (10.34%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (6.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) VMware
2 9 (31.03%) Red Hat
2 9 (31.03%) Novell
2 9 (31.03%) IBM
2 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
3 7 (24.14%) Remedy
4 6 (20.69%) Ektron
5 4 (13.79%) Cisco
6 3 (10.34%) Blue Coat
6 3 (10.34%) Veeam
6 3 (10.34%) Riverbed
6 3 (10.34%) LANDesk
6 3 (10.34%) Lumension
6 3 (10.34%) Juniper
6 3 (10.34%) McAfee
7 2 (6.90%) Lotus
8 1 (3.45%) F5
8 1 (3.45%) NetApp
8 1 (3.45%) EMC
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