The table below looks at the statistics 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 16 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 5 2 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Contract jobs citing HP 43 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gosport 35.54% 64.00% 8.00%
As % of the Vendors category 49.43% 72.73% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 2
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£395 £435 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.19% -5.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.29 £14.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+19.20% -1.69%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Gosport region.

Vendors Category
Gosport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
87 22 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gosport 71.90% 88.00% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 19
Average daily rate £450 £435 £465
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £435 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £435 £485
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 £18.00 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.33%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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.

1 128 (93.43%) ISTQB
2 113 (82.48%) Security Cleared
3 100 (72.99%) SC Cleared
3 100 (72.99%) Oracle
4 99 (72.26%) ASP.NET
4 99 (72.26%) JSP
4 99 (72.26%) HTML
4 99 (72.26%) JavaScript
4 99 (72.26%) .NET
5 88 (64.23%) Microsoft
6 84 (61.31%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 63 (45.99%) VB
8 56 (40.88%) C#
9 54 (39.42%) UNIX
10 53 (38.69%) CRM
10 53 (38.69%) Knowledge Management
11 49 (35.77%) QuickTest Pro
12 46 (33.58%) Oracle EBS
13 41 (29.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 40 (29.20%) HP Quality Center
15 39 (28.47%) Test Automation
16 36 (26.28%) Oracle Reports
17 35 (25.55%) TCP/IP
18 34 (24.82%) SAN
18 34 (24.82%) Project Management
19 32 (23.36%) MS Excel
19 32 (23.36%) Test Scripting
20 30 (21.90%) Functional Testing
21 28 (20.44%) Cisco Certification
22 27 (19.71%) Software Testing

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Gosport by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 32 (23.36%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 46 (33.58%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (10.22%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 35 (25.55%) TCP/IP
2 34 (24.82%) SAN
3 17 (12.41%) HTTPS
4 9 (6.57%) SSL
5 8 (5.84%) DNS
5 8 (5.84%) HTTP
6 7 (5.11%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.73%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (26.28%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 49 (35.77%) QuickTest Pro
2 19 (13.87%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (4.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (24.82%) Analyst
2 33 (24.09%) Tester
2 33 (24.09%) Test Analyst
3 27 (19.71%) Test Manager
4 25 (18.25%) Test Leader
5 13 (9.49%) Test Specialist
6 11 (8.03%) QA Tester
7 10 (7.30%) Performance Manager
8 9 (6.57%) Automation Tester
9 8 (5.84%) Performance Test Manager
9 8 (5.84%) Performance Tester
10 7 (5.11%) Test Engineer
11 6 (4.38%) Junior
11 6 (4.38%) Junior Test Analyst
11 6 (4.38%) Junior Analyst
12 5 (3.65%) Automation Test Analyst
12 5 (3.65%) Project Manager
12 5 (3.65%) Automation Analyst
13 4 (2.92%) Performance Test Analyst
13 4 (2.92%) Integration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (72.26%) HTML
1 99 (72.26%) .NET
1 99 (72.26%) ASP.NET
1 99 (72.26%) JSP
2 12 (8.76%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 54 (39.42%) UNIX
2 23 (16.79%) Linux
3 17 (12.41%) Windows 2000
3 17 (12.41%) Windows XP
3 17 (12.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (12.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (12.41%) Windows
4 1 (0.73%) HPUX
4 1 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (38.69%) CRM
1 53 (38.69%) Knowledge Management
2 39 (28.47%) Test Automation
3 34 (24.82%) Project Management
4 32 (23.36%) Test Scripting
5 30 (21.90%) Functional Testing
6 27 (19.71%) Software Testing
7 22 (16.06%) Test Strategy
8 12 (8.76%) Performance Testing
9 11 (8.03%) Quality Management
10 9 (6.57%) Workflow
10 9 (6.57%) Document Management
11 7 (5.11%) Validation
11 7 (5.11%) Load Testing
12 4 (2.92%) Security Testing
13 3 (2.19%) Test Management
14 1 (0.73%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 99 (72.26%) JavaScript
2 63 (45.99%) VB
3 56 (40.88%) C#
4 17 (12.41%) Java
4 17 (12.41%) SQL
5 14 (10.22%) VBA
6 13 (9.49%) PowerShell
7 7 (5.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 128 (93.43%) ISTQB
2 113 (82.48%) Security Cleared
3 100 (72.99%) SC Cleared
4 84 (61.31%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 41 (29.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 28 (20.44%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (17.52%) DV Cleared
8 18 (13.14%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (11.68%) CCNA
10 15 (10.95%) MCITP
11 9 (6.57%) MOS
12 6 (4.38%) MCSE
13 5 (3.65%) CCNP
14 4 (2.92%) ISEB
15 2 (1.46%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.87%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.11%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 40 (29.20%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (5.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 7 (5.11%) Nessus
4 1 (0.73%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 100 (72.99%) Oracle
2 88 (64.23%) Microsoft
3 19 (13.87%) Citrix
4 13 (9.49%) Cisco