The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 30 28 30
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing HP 4 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.52% 1.43% 0.88%
As % of the Vendors category 3.96% 2.78% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate £275 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £327
% change year-on-year
- +7.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+43.75% +10.34%
HP
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Vendors Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
101 108 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 38.26% 51.43% 42.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 55 54
Average daily rate £393 £363 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.27% -19.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £180 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £529
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 4
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -41.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

HP
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -3 2 £381 +8.92% 2
Poole +1 1 - -
HP
South West

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (42.86%) Sun
1 3 (42.86%) CCNP
1 3 (42.86%) CCNA
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) NAS
2 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
2 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
2 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (28.57%) vCloud
2 2 (28.57%) vMotion
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) EMC
2 2 (28.57%) ISEB
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) HP UFT
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) NAS
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) HP UFT
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Manual Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Licensing Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Trainer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Manual Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Software Licensing Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
2 1 (14.29%) CCTV
2 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Licensing
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Software Licensing
2 1 (14.29%) System Testing
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCNA
1 3 (42.86%) CCNP
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) ISEB
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) vCloud
2 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
2 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (28.57%) vMotion
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) Sun
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle