The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 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 Hampshire 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 8 29 59
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +30
Contract jobs citing HP 259 103 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 12.51% 5.92% 2.78%
As % of the Vendors category 23.40% 10.91% 4.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 30 20
Average daily rate
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£331 £389 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.79% +19.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £230 £109
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £435 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 21 12
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £13.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £12.50 £12.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £25.00 £17.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £14.25 £14.63
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -2.56%
Vendors Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1107 944 961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 53.48% 54.22% 55.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 570 497 459
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £235
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 63 108 112
Average hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £23.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% +10.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.88 £12.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
HP
South East

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 28 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

HP Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 July 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
Gosport -2 93 £365 -16.09% 1
Hook +13 26 £305 -21.76% 1
Havant +2 11 £310 -34.73% 1
Portsmouth +5 8 £375 -
Southampton -23 6 £375 +13.63% 2
Winchester +4 3 - - 3
Basingstoke +17 2 £463 +107.86% 3
Andover -5 2 £285 -
Fareham - 1 £240 - 3
HP
South East

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (68.58%) Security Cleared
2 242 (55.50%) SC Cleared
3 203 (46.56%) ISTQB
4 188 (43.12%) Microsoft
5 180 (41.28%) Oracle
6 150 (34.40%) .NET
7 144 (33.03%) JSP
8 142 (32.57%) HTML
8 142 (32.57%) JavaScript
9 141 (32.34%) Windows
10 137 (31.42%) ASP.NET
11 122 (27.98%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 112 (25.69%) UNIX
13 103 (23.62%) DV Cleared
14 98 (22.48%) HP Quality Center
15 97 (22.25%) QuickTest Pro
16 95 (21.79%) VB
17 90 (20.64%) TCP/IP
18 86 (19.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 85 (19.50%) SAN
20 83 (19.04%) Windows Server 2008
21 80 (18.35%) C#
22 79 (18.12%) Knowledge Management
23 76 (17.43%) CRM
24 75 (17.20%) MS Excel
24 75 (17.20%) Oracle EBS
25 73 (16.74%) Test Scripting
26 72 (16.51%) VMware
27 69 (15.83%) Linux
28 67 (15.37%) Windows Server 2003

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 21 (4.82%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.98%) MS Exchange
3 8 (1.83%) IIS
4 7 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (1.15%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (1.15%) WebLogic
6 4 (0.92%) CMS
6 4 (0.92%) Apache
6 4 (0.92%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (0.92%) GlassFish
6 4 (0.92%) Lync
7 3 (0.69%) MS Project Server
7 3 (0.69%) IBM Notes
7 3 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.46%) Confluence
8 2 (0.46%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.23%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 75 (17.20%) MS Excel
2 45 (10.32%) MS Office
3 13 (2.98%) MS Project
4 6 (1.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.92%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 75 (17.20%) Oracle EBS
2 20 (4.59%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.23%) Maximo
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle SCM
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.15%) SaaS
2 2 (0.46%) PaaS
2 2 (0.46%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 90 (20.64%) TCP/IP
2 85 (19.50%) SAN
3 37 (8.49%) HTTPS
4 34 (7.80%) LAN
5 29 (6.65%) SSL
6 27 (6.19%) DNS
7 23 (5.28%) HTTP
8 21 (4.82%) WAN
9 18 (4.13%) Firewall
10 16 (3.67%) Wireshark
11 9 (2.06%) LDAP
12 8 (1.83%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (1.61%) Fibre Channel
13 7 (1.61%) Network Security
14 6 (1.38%) VLAN
14 6 (1.38%) OSPF
14 6 (1.38%) Cisco IOS
15 5 (1.15%) IPsec
15 5 (1.15%) Kerberos
15 5 (1.15%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (11.24%) Oracle Reports
2 11 (2.52%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.06%) SQL Server 2000
4 7 (1.61%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.15%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (1.15%) SQLPlus
6 3 (0.69%) OLAP
7 1 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.23%) Pentaho
7 1 (0.23%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.23%) Big Data
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 97 (22.25%) QuickTest Pro
2 39 (8.94%) LoadRunner
3 9 (2.06%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.69%) StarTeam
5 3 (0.69%) MSI
6 2 (0.46%) JUnit
6 2 (0.46%) JMeter
6 2 (0.46%) JIRA
6 2 (0.46%) TestDirector
6 2 (0.46%) Maven
6 2 (0.46%) RSpec
6 2 (0.46%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.46%) Selenium
6 2 (0.46%) FitNesse
6 2 (0.46%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.46%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.46%) Zephyr
7 1 (0.23%) Wise Package Studio
7 1 (0.23%) Subversion
General
1 31 (7.11%) Finance
2 21 (4.82%) Telecoms
3 13 (2.98%) Military
4 6 (1.38%) Billing
5 4 (0.92%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.46%) Retail
6 2 (0.46%) Electronics
7 1 (0.23%) Legal
7 1 (0.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (16.51%) Analyst
2 66 (15.14%) Tester
3 64 (14.68%) Test Analyst
4 44 (10.09%) Test Manager
5 39 (8.94%) Test Leader
6 32 (7.34%) Test Specialist
7 25 (5.73%) Consultant
8 22 (5.05%) Administrator
9 17 (3.90%) Test Engineer
10 16 (3.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 16 (3.67%) Performance Tester
10 16 (3.67%) Systems Administrator
10 16 (3.67%) QA Tester
11 15 (3.44%) Network Engineer
12 14 (3.21%) Automation Tester
13 13 (2.98%) Performance Manager
14 10 (2.29%) Performance Test Manager
14 10 (2.29%) Junior Analyst
14 10 (2.29%) Junior
14 10 (2.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (34.40%) .NET
2 144 (33.03%) JSP
3 142 (32.57%) HTML
4 137 (31.42%) ASP.NET
5 11 (2.52%) OLE
6 5 (1.15%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (0.92%) CSS
7 4 (0.92%) SAML
7 4 (0.92%) Web Services
8 3 (0.69%) J2EE
8 3 (0.69%) JPA
9 2 (0.46%) JSF
10 1 (0.23%) Application Packaging
10 1 (0.23%) Software Packaging
10 1 (0.23%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (4.82%) Clustering
2 10 (2.29%) HACMP
3 7 (1.61%) Client/Server
4 6 (1.38%) Management Information System
4 6 (1.38%) Open Source
5 4 (0.92%) Firmware
5 4 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (0.92%) Device Driver
6 3 (0.69%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.46%) CMDB
7 2 (0.46%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.46%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.23%) NHS
8 1 (0.23%) Replication
8 1 (0.23%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.23%) FMCG
8 1 (0.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 141 (32.34%) Windows
2 112 (25.69%) UNIX
3 83 (19.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 69 (15.83%) Linux
5 67 (15.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 56 (12.84%) Windows XP
7 43 (9.86%) Windows 2000
8 17 (3.90%) Windows 7
9 14 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (2.52%) AIX
11 10 (2.29%) HPUX
12 8 (1.83%) Solaris
13 6 (1.38%) Oracle Linux
14 5 (1.15%) NetWare
15 3 (0.69%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
16 2 (0.46%) Windows Phone
16 2 (0.46%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.46%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.46%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (18.12%) Knowledge Management
2 76 (17.43%) CRM
3 73 (16.74%) Test Scripting
4 58 (13.30%) Test Automation
5 56 (12.84%) Software Testing
6 53 (12.16%) Project Management
7 37 (8.49%) Test Strategy
8 27 (6.19%) Performance Testing
9 26 (5.96%) ITIL
10 24 (5.50%) Validation
11 23 (5.28%) Functional Testing
12 21 (4.82%) Quality Management
13 20 (4.59%) Service Delivery
13 20 (4.59%) Workflow
14 19 (4.36%) Root Cause Analysis
15 17 (3.90%) Document Management
16 14 (3.21%) Configuration Management
16 14 (3.21%) Service Management
17 12 (2.75%) Agile Software Development
18 11 (2.52%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 142 (32.57%) JavaScript
2 95 (21.79%) VB
3 80 (18.35%) C#
4 47 (10.78%) SQL
5 43 (9.86%) Java
6 24 (5.50%) PowerShell
7 23 (5.28%) VBA
8 20 (4.59%) VBScript
9 19 (4.36%) C
10 16 (3.67%) Perl
11 12 (2.75%) Shell Script
12 8 (1.83%) PHP
13 7 (1.61%) Python
14 6 (1.38%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.38%) Korn
15 5 (1.15%) Ruby
15 5 (1.15%) PL/SQL
15 5 (1.15%) C++
Qualifications
1 299 (68.58%) Security Cleared
2 242 (55.50%) SC Cleared
3 203 (46.56%) ISTQB
4 122 (27.98%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 103 (23.62%) DV Cleared
6 86 (19.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 54 (12.39%) Cisco Certification
8 35 (8.03%) Microsoft Certification
9 29 (6.65%) CCNA
10 23 (5.28%) MCITP
11 21 (4.82%) ISEB
12 16 (3.67%) MOS
13 11 (2.52%) Degree
14 10 (2.29%) CCNP
15 7 (1.61%) ISEB Practitioner
15 7 (1.61%) CCDA
15 7 (1.61%) CCDP
15 7 (1.61%) MCSE
16 4 (0.92%) MCP
17 2 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (10.09%) QA
2 12 (2.75%) JSP 440
3 9 (2.06%) SLA
4 5 (1.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 65 (14.91%) Active Directory
2 41 (9.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (5.73%) VMware ESXi
4 24 (5.50%) vSphere
5 16 (3.67%) Nmap
6 12 (2.75%) Hyper-V
7 11 (2.52%) XenApp
8 5 (1.15%) vCloud
8 5 (1.15%) OCFS2
8 5 (1.15%) GPFS
9 4 (0.92%) Shibboleth
10 3 (0.69%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.23%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.23%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.23%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 98 (22.48%) HP Quality Center
2 36 (8.26%) SCCM
3 18 (4.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 18 (4.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 16 (3.67%) Nessus
5 15 (3.44%) SCOM
5 15 (3.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 15 (3.44%) HP SIM
6 14 (3.21%) SAP Afaria
7 12 (2.75%) MOM
8 9 (2.06%) WSUS
9 7 (1.61%) Backup Exec
10 6 (1.38%) McAfee ePO
10 6 (1.38%) Tivoli
11 5 (1.15%) ARCserve
11 5 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
12 3 (0.69%) NetBackup
13 2 (0.46%) HP Data Protector
13 2 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
13 2 (0.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 188 (43.12%) Microsoft
2 180 (41.28%) Oracle
3 72 (16.51%) VMware
4 64 (14.68%) Cisco
5 37 (8.49%) Citrix
6 17 (3.90%) EMC
7 16 (3.67%) IBM
8 14 (3.21%) CA
8 14 (3.21%) McAfee
9 13 (2.98%) Juniper
10 12 (2.75%) 3PAR
11 11 (2.52%) Dell
11 11 (2.52%) Red Hat
12 10 (2.29%) NetApp
12 10 (2.29%) Siebel
13 8 (1.83%) Brocade
14 7 (1.61%) Altiris
14 7 (1.61%) Blue Coat
14 7 (1.61%) Qualys
14 7 (1.61%) Sophos
Hook, Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £200 - £260 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £8 - £13.5 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Sanderson
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £1 per day + Market rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Aldershot
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Gosport
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £350 - £480 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
Hampshire
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 26 days ago