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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 30 28 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing HP 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.69% 0.96% 1.32%
As % of the Vendors category 3.77% 2.30% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Median daily rate £308 £155 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+98.38% -31.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £119 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £191 £245
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
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
106 87 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 44.73% 41.83% 34.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 44 49
Median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £110 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £485 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 10
Median hourly rate £12.00 £42.46 £12.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.73% +237.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset region citing HP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -3 2 £350 +75.00%
Poole -2 1 £203 +84.09%
HP
South West

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for HP.

1 5 (62.50%) ISEB
1 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
1 5 (62.50%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
3 3 (37.50%) HP UFT
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (25.00%) System Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
5 1 (12.50%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (12.50%) Records Management
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Licensing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) iPad
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (12.50%) Software Licensing
5 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (12.50%) Web Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Management
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) JIRA
5 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) HP UFT
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) HR Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Licensing Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Trainer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) iPad
1 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Licensing
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
2 4 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) System Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Records Management
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Software Licensing
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Web Testing
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) ISEB
2 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Dell
1 1 (12.50%) IBM
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Sun
1 1 (12.50%) VMware