The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 10 36 62
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +26
Contract jobs citing HP 207 86 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 9.91% 4.89% 3.01%
As % of the Vendors category 18.82% 9.00% 5.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 31 25
Average daily rate
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£342 £388 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.74% +2.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £280 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £473 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 10
Average hourly rate £10.78 £13.38 £12.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.38% +3.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £12.88 £11.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £36.75 £14.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.29 £14.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+19.20% -1.69%
HP
South East

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

Vendors Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1100 956 1067
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 52.66% 54.38% 52.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 625 527 513
Average daily rate £350 £370 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 78 103
Average hourly rate £21.50 £26.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.86% -3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £12.88 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £40.00
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 Hampshire

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

HP
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
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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
Hook +11 48 £300 -8.42% 2
Gosport -3 43 £395 -9.19%
Havant +5 14 £400 -1.53% 3
Southampton 0 13 £345 -
Portsmouth -6 7 £313 - 6
Andover +6 3 £285 - 1
Basingstoke +12 2 £463 +65.17% 2
Winchester - 2 - - 1
Fareham - - - -
HP
South East

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 299 (69.05%) Security Cleared
2 239 (55.20%) SC Cleared
3 197 (45.50%) ISTQB
4 195 (45.03%) Microsoft
5 166 (38.34%) Oracle
6 143 (33.03%) JSP
7 141 (32.56%) .NET
8 139 (32.10%) HTML
9 138 (31.87%) Windows
10 136 (31.41%) JavaScript
11 135 (31.18%) ASP.NET
12 127 (29.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 103 (23.79%) UNIX
14 101 (23.33%) DV Cleared
15 93 (21.48%) VB
16 92 (21.25%) HP Quality Center
17 91 (21.02%) TCP/IP
18 90 (20.79%) SAN
19 89 (20.55%) QuickTest Pro
20 84 (19.40%) Knowledge Management
21 82 (18.94%) MS Excel
22 80 (18.48%) C#
23 77 (17.78%) CRM
24 76 (17.55%) Windows Server 2008
25 70 (16.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
26 69 (15.94%) VMware
26 69 (15.94%) Cisco
27 68 (15.70%) Oracle EBS
28 67 (15.47%) Test Scripting
29 65 (15.01%) Project Management

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 25 (5.77%) SharePoint
2 24 (5.54%) MS Exchange
3 10 (2.31%) IIS
4 9 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (1.15%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.15%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.92%) GlassFish
8 4 (0.92%) Apache
8 4 (0.92%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (0.69%) MS Project Server
9 3 (0.69%) Confluence
10 1 (0.23%) Lync
10 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.23%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.23%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.23%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 82 (18.94%) MS Excel
2 39 (9.01%) MS Office
3 13 (3.00%) MS Project
4 6 (1.39%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 68 (15.70%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (4.39%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 91 (21.02%) TCP/IP
2 90 (20.79%) SAN
3 38 (8.78%) LAN
4 31 (7.16%) DNS
4 31 (7.16%) HTTPS
5 29 (6.70%) SSL
5 29 (6.70%) WAN
6 24 (5.54%) Firewall
7 16 (3.70%) HTTP
8 14 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (3.00%) Network Security
10 11 (2.54%) Wireshark
11 9 (2.08%) VLAN
11 9 (2.08%) OSPF
11 9 (2.08%) SMTP
11 9 (2.08%) LDAP
11 9 (2.08%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (1.85%) Broadband
12 8 (1.85%) SNMP
12 8 (1.85%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (10.16%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (1.39%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.15%) SQLPlus
4 4 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (0.92%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (0.92%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.23%) OLAP
5 1 (0.23%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 89 (20.55%) QuickTest Pro
2 33 (7.62%) LoadRunner
3 5 (1.15%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (0.92%) JMeter
4 4 (0.92%) StarTeam
5 3 (0.69%) JIRA
5 3 (0.69%) Maven
5 3 (0.69%) JUnit
5 3 (0.69%) TestDirector
5 3 (0.69%) Selenium
5 3 (0.69%) FitNesse
5 3 (0.69%) RSpec
5 3 (0.69%) Cucumber
5 3 (0.69%) Wise Package Studio
5 3 (0.69%) SoapUI
5 3 (0.69%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.69%) Zephyr
6 1 (0.23%) Subversion
6 1 (0.23%) MSI
6 1 (0.23%) Introscope
General
1 22 (5.08%) Finance
2 18 (4.16%) Telecoms
3 8 (1.85%) Military
4 6 (1.39%) Billing
5 4 (0.92%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.69%) Electronics
7 1 (0.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (16.63%) Analyst
2 62 (14.32%) Test Analyst
3 60 (13.86%) Tester
4 42 (9.70%) Test Leader
5 39 (9.01%) Test Manager
6 34 (7.85%) Test Specialist
7 28 (6.47%) Administrator
8 25 (5.77%) Consultant
9 20 (4.62%) Systems Administrator
10 19 (4.39%) Network Engineer
11 17 (3.93%) Performance Tester
12 15 (3.46%) Test Engineer
12 15 (3.46%) QA Tester
13 13 (3.00%) Support Engineer
14 12 (2.77%) Junior
14 12 (2.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 12 (2.77%) Performance Manager
14 12 (2.77%) Junior Analyst
15 11 (2.54%) Automation Tester
16 10 (2.31%) Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (33.03%) JSP
2 141 (32.56%) .NET
3 139 (32.10%) HTML
4 135 (31.18%) ASP.NET
5 12 (2.77%) OLE
6 5 (1.15%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (0.92%) SAML
8 3 (0.69%) XML
8 3 (0.69%) Application Packaging
8 3 (0.69%) Software Packaging
8 3 (0.69%) JPA
9 2 (0.46%) JSF
10 1 (0.23%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 42 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (4.39%) Clustering
3 16 (3.70%) Blackberry
4 10 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (2.31%) HACMP
5 9 (2.08%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.62%) Device Driver
6 7 (1.62%) Firmware
6 7 (1.62%) User Experience
6 7 (1.62%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.39%) Open Source
8 4 (0.92%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.69%) NHS
10 2 (0.46%) PMI
10 2 (0.46%) Replication
10 2 (0.46%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.23%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.23%) CMDB
11 1 (0.23%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.23%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 138 (31.87%) Windows
2 103 (23.79%) UNIX
3 76 (17.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 64 (14.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 64 (14.78%) Linux
5 44 (10.16%) Windows XP
6 36 (8.31%) Windows 2000
7 17 (3.93%) Windows 7
8 15 (3.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (3.46%) AIX
9 11 (2.54%) HPUX
10 9 (2.08%) Solaris
11 6 (1.39%) Oracle Linux
11 6 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (1.15%) NetWare
13 2 (0.46%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.23%) SUSE
14 1 (0.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (19.40%) Knowledge Management
2 77 (17.78%) CRM
3 67 (15.47%) Test Scripting
4 65 (15.01%) Project Management
5 63 (14.55%) Test Automation
6 44 (10.16%) Functional Testing
7 43 (9.93%) Software Testing
8 34 (7.85%) Test Strategy
9 33 (7.62%) ITIL
10 26 (6.00%) Service Delivery
11 25 (5.77%) Validation
12 24 (5.54%) Performance Testing
13 20 (4.62%) Quality Management
14 17 (3.93%) Service Management
15 16 (3.70%) Document Management
15 16 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
15 16 (3.70%) Mentoring
16 14 (3.23%) Migration
16 14 (3.23%) Workflow
17 13 (3.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 136 (31.41%) JavaScript
2 93 (21.48%) VB
3 80 (18.48%) C#
4 47 (10.85%) SQL
5 38 (8.78%) Java
6 34 (7.85%) PowerShell
7 24 (5.54%) VBA
8 20 (4.62%) VBScript
9 15 (3.46%) C
10 14 (3.23%) Perl
10 14 (3.23%) Shell Script
11 9 (2.08%) Korn
12 7 (1.62%) PHP
13 6 (1.39%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.15%) Python
14 5 (1.15%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.15%) C++
15 3 (0.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 299 (69.05%) Security Cleared
2 239 (55.20%) SC Cleared
3 197 (45.50%) ISTQB
4 127 (29.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 101 (23.33%) DV Cleared
6 70 (16.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 58 (13.39%) Cisco Certification
8 46 (10.62%) Microsoft Certification
9 33 (7.62%) CCNA
10 27 (6.24%) MCITP
11 17 (3.93%) CCNP
12 16 (3.70%) MCSE
12 16 (3.70%) MOS
13 12 (2.77%) ISEB
14 10 (2.31%) Degree
15 6 (1.39%) MCP
16 5 (1.15%) ISEB Practitioner
16 5 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 3 (0.69%) CCDA
17 3 (0.69%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (10.85%) QA
2 24 (5.54%) SLA
3 15 (3.46%) JSP 440
4 3 (0.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 58 (13.39%) Active Directory
2 39 (9.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (7.16%) vSphere
4 26 (6.00%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (2.54%) Nmap
6 9 (2.08%) Hyper-V
7 7 (1.62%) VMware ESX
8 6 (1.39%) vCloud
9 5 (1.15%) OCFS2
9 5 (1.15%) GPFS
10 4 (0.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (0.92%) Shibboleth
10 4 (0.92%) XenApp
11 3 (0.69%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 92 (21.25%) HP Quality Center
2 24 (5.54%) SCCM
3 21 (4.85%) HP SIM
4 18 (4.16%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 17 (3.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 14 (3.23%) SCOM
7 12 (2.77%) ARCserve
8 11 (2.54%) SAP Afaria
8 11 (2.54%) Nessus
9 9 (2.08%) MOM
10 6 (1.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 6 (1.39%) NetBackup
10 6 (1.39%) Tivoli
11 5 (1.15%) Backup Exec
11 5 (1.15%) McAfee ePO
12 4 (0.92%) HP Data Protector
13 3 (0.69%) Puppet
13 3 (0.69%) Vagrant
13 3 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
13 3 (0.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 195 (45.03%) Microsoft
2 166 (38.34%) Oracle
3 69 (15.94%) Cisco
3 69 (15.94%) VMware
4 28 (6.47%) Citrix
5 22 (5.08%) 3PAR
6 18 (4.16%) Juniper
7 15 (3.46%) EMC
8 13 (3.00%) IBM
9 12 (2.77%) CA
9 12 (2.77%) Red Hat
10 11 (2.54%) McAfee
10 11 (2.54%) Brocade
11 10 (2.31%) NetApp
11 10 (2.31%) Siebel
12 9 (2.08%) Altiris
13 8 (1.85%) Blue Coat
14 7 (1.62%) Sophos
14 7 (1.62%) Symantec
14 7 (1.62%) CheckPoint
Hook, Hampshire
Square One Resources
Rate: From £300 to £330 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £330.00 - £358.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rate Value
Posted: 6 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £1 - £18.00 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago