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 1 June 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
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 30 24 25
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing HP 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.94% 1.02% 1.56%
As % of the Vendors category 4.39% 2.11% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Median daily rate £269 £290 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.32% +22.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £242 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £338 £248
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £348 £326
% change year-on-year
-3.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £16.91 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+35.99% +23.00%
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
114 95 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 44.19% 48.22% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 48 42
Median daily rate £393 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £120 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £551
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 4
Median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% -30.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £12.00 £13.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £39.00 £43.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.32 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.88% +5.88%

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 1 June 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 1 June 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
Poole 0 2 £203 -11.95%
Bournemouth -8 2 £381 +8.92% 2
HP
South West

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 3 (50.00%) ISEB
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Sun
2 2 (33.33%) HP UFT
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) NAS
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Tester
1 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Manual Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Licensing Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Trainer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Manual Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Software Licensing Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Licensing
1 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Software Licensing
3 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) vCloud
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (16.67%) vMotion
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Sun
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Dell
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle