The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Gosport 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 Gosport 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 3 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HP 53 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gosport 69.74% - -
As % of the Vendors category 82.81% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 0
Average daily rate £368 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.20 £15.63
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.72%
Vendors Category
Gosport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
64 4 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gosport 84.21% 100.00% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 15
Average daily rate £400 £354 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.99% -21.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £354 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £354 £507
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Gosport

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Gosport

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Gosport

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Gosport

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Gosport

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Gosport region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Gosport

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Gosport

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Gosport

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gosport

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gosport 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 73 (94.81%) Security Cleared
2 72 (93.51%) SC Cleared
3 65 (84.42%) ISTQB
4 60 (77.92%) HTML
4 60 (77.92%) JavaScript
4 60 (77.92%) .NET
4 60 (77.92%) ASP.NET
4 60 (77.92%) JSP
5 52 (67.53%) Oracle
6 42 (54.55%) Software Testing
7 41 (53.25%) Knowledge Management
8 39 (50.65%) UNIX
9 36 (46.75%) Microsoft
10 35 (45.45%) HP Quality Center
11 32 (41.56%) Oracle EBS
12 31 (40.26%) Windows
13 30 (38.96%) Windows 2000
13 30 (38.96%) Windows XP
13 30 (38.96%) Windows Server 2003
13 30 (38.96%) Windows Server 2008
14 28 (36.36%) Oracle Reports
15 25 (32.47%) QuickTest Pro
16 24 (31.17%) Test Strategy
16 24 (31.17%) Test Scripting
17 22 (28.57%) Citrix
17 22 (28.57%) TCP/IP
18 20 (25.97%) HTTPS
18 20 (25.97%) DV Cleared
19 18 (23.38%) CRM
19 18 (23.38%) VB

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Gosport by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gosport 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.

Applications
1 11 (14.29%) MS Office
2 10 (12.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 32 (41.56%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 22 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 20 (25.97%) HTTPS
3 15 (19.48%) SAN
4 13 (16.88%) SSL
5 12 (15.58%) Wireshark
6 7 (9.09%) HTTP
6 7 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (36.36%) Oracle Reports
2 8 (10.39%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.39%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 25 (32.47%) QuickTest Pro
2 11 (14.29%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 18 (23.38%) Tester
1 18 (23.38%) Analyst
1 18 (23.38%) Test Analyst
2 16 (20.78%) Test Manager
3 10 (12.99%) Test Leader
4 6 (7.79%) Test Specialist
4 6 (7.79%) Applications Tester
4 6 (7.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (6.49%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Performance Test Analyst
6 4 (5.19%) Performance Analyst
6 4 (5.19%) Technical Tester
7 3 (3.90%) Project Manager
7 3 (3.90%) Performance Manager
7 3 (3.90%) Performance Test Manager
7 3 (3.90%) Automation Tester
8 2 (2.60%) Performance Test Specialist
8 2 (2.60%) Junior Test Analyst
8 2 (2.60%) Junior Analyst
8 2 (2.60%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (77.92%) HTML
1 60 (77.92%) .NET
1 60 (77.92%) ASP.NET
1 60 (77.92%) JSP
2 3 (3.90%) OLE
Operating Systems
1 39 (50.65%) UNIX
2 31 (40.26%) Windows
3 30 (38.96%) Windows 2000
3 30 (38.96%) Windows XP
3 30 (38.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 30 (38.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (22.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (54.55%) Software Testing
2 41 (53.25%) Knowledge Management
3 24 (31.17%) Test Strategy
3 24 (31.17%) Test Scripting
4 18 (23.38%) CRM
5 14 (18.18%) Workflow
5 14 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 12 (15.58%) Validation
7 11 (14.29%) Functional Testing
8 8 (10.39%) Performance Testing
9 7 (9.09%) Project Management
9 7 (9.09%) Document Management
9 7 (9.09%) Test Management
10 5 (6.49%) Load Testing
10 5 (6.49%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (5.19%) Automated Testing
12 2 (2.60%) Network Management
12 2 (2.60%) Fault Management
12 2 (2.60%) Quality Management
12 2 (2.60%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (77.92%) JavaScript
2 18 (23.38%) VB
3 16 (20.78%) C#
4 10 (12.99%) VBA
5 4 (5.19%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.60%) VBScript
7 1 (1.30%) SQL
7 1 (1.30%) Java
Qualifications
1 73 (94.81%) Security Cleared
2 72 (93.51%) SC Cleared
3 65 (84.42%) ISTQB
4 20 (25.97%) DV Cleared
5 6 (7.79%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (6.49%) MCITP
7 3 (3.90%) MOS
8 2 (2.60%) CCNA
9 1 (1.30%) MCP
9 1 (1.30%) MCSE
9 1 (1.30%) ISEB
9 1 (1.30%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) QA
System Software
1 12 (15.58%) Nmap
2 8 (10.39%) XenApp
2 8 (10.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 35 (45.45%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (15.58%) Nessus
3 8 (10.39%) WSUS
3 8 (10.39%) SCCM
3 8 (10.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 7 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 52 (67.53%) Oracle
2 36 (46.75%) Microsoft
3 22 (28.57%) Citrix
4 8 (10.39%) CA
4 8 (10.39%) VMware
5 4 (5.19%) Cisco
6 2 (2.60%) Red Hat