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 26 March 2015 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 22 17 41
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +24
Contract jobs citing HP 155 155 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 7.15% 8.18% 4.61%
As % of the Vendors category 15.58% 17.00% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 60 23
Average daily rate
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£363 £336 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.88% -9.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £264 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £450 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 19
Average hourly rate £13.21 £30.00 £11.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.95% +155.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.11 £15.14 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £36.90 £18.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £15.88 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.93% +5.83%
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
995 912 750
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 45.92% 48.10% 49.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 528 465 424
Average daily rate £375 £372 £352
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% +5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £229 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 58 80
Average hourly rate £31.50 £31.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +70.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.50 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £55.00 £34.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.46
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -5.20%

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 26 March 2015.

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 26 March 2015.

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 26 March 2015. 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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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 +1 33 £400 +17.30%
Southampton +4 25 £381 +20.07% 1
Gosport -2 17 £410 +16.97% 2
Havant +6 13 £275 -32.30% 4
Farnborough - 11 £263 -
Basingstoke +4 10 £525 +61.53% 1
Portsmouth 0 6 £275 -5.17% 3
Winchester -9 5 £500 -
Fareham -7 3 £250 - 1
Aldershot +8 1 - -
Andover - - - - 2
HP
South East

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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.

1 233 (61.64%) Security Cleared
2 171 (45.24%) SC Cleared
3 158 (41.80%) Windows
4 156 (41.27%) Microsoft
5 97 (25.66%) VMware
6 95 (25.13%) ISTQB
7 89 (23.54%) DV Cleared
7 89 (23.54%) Oracle
8 87 (23.02%) HTML
9 84 (22.22%) SAN
10 80 (21.16%) SQL
10 80 (21.16%) HP Quality Center
11 76 (20.11%) MS Excel
12 74 (19.58%) Knowledge Management
13 73 (19.31%) JavaScript
14 70 (18.52%) JSP
14 70 (18.52%) Active Directory
15 67 (17.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 66 (17.46%) .NET
17 64 (16.93%) Project Management
17 64 (16.93%) Test Scripting
18 61 (16.14%) Windows Server 2008
18 61 (16.14%) ASP.NET
18 61 (16.14%) UNIX
19 59 (15.61%) Migration
20 57 (15.08%) Citrix
21 55 (14.55%) Oracle EBS
22 54 (14.29%) Linux
23 52 (13.76%) Windows Server 2003
24 51 (13.49%) ITIL

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 26 (6.88%) SharePoint
2 20 (5.29%) MS Exchange
3 16 (4.23%) CMS
4 11 (2.91%) IIS
5 8 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (1.85%) TeamSite
7 6 (1.59%) Confluence
7 6 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (1.59%) WebLogic
8 5 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (1.06%) Apache
10 3 (0.79%) JBoss
10 3 (0.79%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.79%) MS Project Server
10 3 (0.79%) Oracle 10gAS
10 3 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.53%) Documentum
Applications
1 76 (20.11%) MS Excel
2 35 (9.26%) MS Office
3 5 (1.32%) MS Project
4 4 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.79%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 55 (14.55%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.32%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (1.06%) Exstream
4 3 (0.79%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (22.22%) SAN
2 36 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 28 (7.41%) Firewall
4 15 (3.97%) LAN
5 13 (3.44%) WAN
5 13 (3.44%) SMTP
6 12 (3.17%) DNS
6 12 (3.17%) SSL
7 9 (2.38%) Wireless
8 8 (2.12%) Fibre Channel
8 8 (2.12%) DHCP
9 6 (1.59%) Ethernet
9 6 (1.59%) HTTP
10 5 (1.32%) VLAN
10 5 (1.32%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (1.06%) Network Security
11 4 (1.06%) Wireshark
11 4 (1.06%) LDAP
11 4 (1.06%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (10.05%) Oracle Reports
2 9 (2.38%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.59%) Oracle Database
3 6 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (0.79%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (0.79%) SQLPlus
4 3 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.26%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 25 (6.61%) MSI
2 14 (3.70%) StarTeam
2 14 (3.70%) QuickTest Pro
3 10 (2.65%) Selenium
3 10 (2.65%) JMeter
4 9 (2.38%) LoadRunner
4 9 (2.38%) JUnit
4 9 (2.38%) Maven
5 7 (1.85%) Ant
5 7 (1.85%) JIRA
6 5 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.06%) Git (software)
7 4 (1.06%) Gerrit
8 2 (0.53%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.53%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.53%) Zephyr
8 2 (0.53%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.53%) FitNesse
8 2 (0.53%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.53%) TestDirector
General
1 13 (3.44%) Finance
2 6 (1.59%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.06%) Marketing
4 3 (0.79%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.26%) Publishing
5 1 (0.26%) Automotive
5 1 (0.26%) Banking
5 1 (0.26%) Retail
5 1 (0.26%) Military
5 1 (0.26%) German Language
Job Titles
1 49 (12.96%) Analyst
2 38 (10.05%) Test Analyst
3 26 (6.88%) Tester
4 22 (5.82%) Test Specialist
5 18 (4.76%) Wintel Engineer
5 18 (4.76%) Consultant
6 17 (4.50%) Administrator
7 15 (3.97%) Build Engineer
8 13 (3.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 13 (3.44%) Systems Administrator
8 13 (3.44%) Test Manager
8 13 (3.44%) Systems Engineer
9 11 (2.91%) Field Engineer
9 11 (2.91%) Architect
9 11 (2.91%) Test Leader
10 10 (2.65%) Support Technician
11 9 (2.38%) Migration Engineer
12 8 (2.12%) 1st Line Support Technician
12 8 (2.12%) Senior Systems Administrator
12 8 (2.12%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (23.02%) HTML
2 70 (18.52%) JSP
3 66 (17.46%) .NET
4 61 (16.14%) ASP.NET
5 18 (4.76%) XML
6 12 (3.17%) Web Services
6 12 (3.17%) CSS
7 7 (1.85%) XSLT
7 7 (1.85%) jQuery
7 7 (1.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (1.85%) REST
8 6 (1.59%) HTML5
8 6 (1.59%) CSS3
8 6 (1.59%) Spring MVC
8 6 (1.59%) Spring
8 6 (1.59%) Struts
9 5 (1.32%) Application Packaging
10 3 (0.79%) Middleware
10 3 (0.79%) WebSphere MQ
10 3 (0.79%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 36 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (7.41%) Clustering
3 14 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 14 (3.70%) Client/Server
4 11 (2.91%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.65%) HACMP
6 7 (1.85%) Replication
7 6 (1.59%) e-Health
7 6 (1.59%) Blackberry
7 6 (1.59%) W3C
8 4 (1.06%) New Media
8 4 (1.06%) Cryptography
8 4 (1.06%) PMI
9 3 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.53%) Wiki
11 1 (0.26%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.26%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.26%) CLARiiON
11 1 (0.26%) Symmetrix
11 1 (0.26%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 158 (41.80%) Windows
2 61 (16.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 61 (16.14%) UNIX
3 54 (14.29%) Linux
4 52 (13.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (7.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (5.29%) Windows 7
7 19 (5.03%) Windows Vista
8 15 (3.97%) HPUX
9 10 (2.65%) Windows XP
9 10 (2.65%) AIX
10 9 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (1.85%) NetWare
11 7 (1.85%) Solaris
11 7 (1.85%) Windows 2000
12 4 (1.06%) Ubuntu
12 4 (1.06%) SUSE
13 3 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.26%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (19.58%) Knowledge Management
2 64 (16.93%) Project Management
2 64 (16.93%) Test Scripting
3 59 (15.61%) Migration
4 51 (13.49%) ITIL
5 30 (7.94%) Software Testing
6 24 (6.35%) Validation
7 21 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (5.56%) Security Testing
8 18 (4.76%) Service Delivery
9 17 (4.50%) Configuration Management
9 17 (4.50%) Data Migration
10 15 (3.97%) Root Cause Analysis
11 14 (3.70%) Mentoring
11 14 (3.70%) Test Automation
12 13 (3.44%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (3.44%) Change Control
13 12 (3.17%) Performance Testing
13 12 (3.17%) PRINCE2
14 11 (2.91%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 80 (21.16%) SQL
2 73 (19.31%) JavaScript
3 49 (12.96%) PowerShell
4 24 (6.35%) VBA
5 19 (5.03%) C
6 15 (3.97%) Java
6 15 (3.97%) VB
7 14 (3.70%) VBScript
8 11 (2.91%) Perl
8 11 (2.91%) C#
9 10 (2.65%) Korn
9 10 (2.65%) Shell Script
10 9 (2.38%) Bash Shell
11 7 (1.85%) C++
12 6 (1.59%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.06%) Python
14 3 (0.79%) PHP
15 1 (0.26%) XPath
Qualifications
1 233 (61.64%) Security Cleared
2 171 (45.24%) SC Cleared
3 95 (25.13%) ISTQB
4 89 (23.54%) DV Cleared
5 67 (17.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 42 (11.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 40 (10.58%) Microsoft Certification
8 31 (8.20%) ISEB
9 29 (7.67%) Cisco Certification
10 28 (7.41%) MCITP
11 16 (4.23%) Degree
12 10 (2.65%) CCNA
13 9 (2.38%) MCSA
14 8 (2.12%) MCSE
15 7 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
16 6 (1.59%) CCNP
17 4 (1.06%) ISEB Practitioner
17 4 (1.06%) PMI Certification
18 3 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 2 (0.53%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.65%) QA
1 10 (2.65%) JSP 440
2 9 (2.38%) SLA
3 6 (1.59%) WCAG
4 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.26%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.26%) DO-254
4 1 (0.26%) ARP4754
4 1 (0.26%) ARP4761
4 1 (0.26%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 70 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 50 (13.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (6.61%) vSphere
4 11 (2.91%) VMware ESX
4 11 (2.91%) Hyper-V
5 8 (2.12%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (1.85%) GPFS
6 7 (1.85%) XenApp
7 5 (1.32%) XenDesktop
8 4 (1.06%) vCloud
8 4 (1.06%) NFS
9 3 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.79%) OCFS2
9 3 (0.79%) Postfix
10 2 (0.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.26%) Firmware
11 1 (0.26%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.26%) Samba
11 1 (0.26%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 80 (21.16%) HP Quality Center
2 35 (9.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 24 (6.35%) SCCM
4 16 (4.23%) Tivoli
5 15 (3.97%) ARCserve
6 12 (3.17%) HP SIM
7 8 (2.12%) Red Hat Satellite
8 6 (1.59%) HP UCMDB
9 5 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (1.06%) SAP Afaria
10 4 (1.06%) Nessus
10 4 (1.06%) Nmap
10 4 (1.06%) WMI
10 4 (1.06%) Backup Exec
10 4 (1.06%) Nagios
10 4 (1.06%) OpenView
11 3 (0.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 3 (0.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (0.79%) Oracle RMAN
11 3 (0.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 156 (41.27%) Microsoft
2 97 (25.66%) VMware
3 89 (23.54%) Oracle
4 57 (15.08%) Citrix
5 38 (10.05%) Cisco
6 28 (7.41%) McAfee
7 24 (6.35%) 3PAR
8 22 (5.82%) CA
8 22 (5.82%) IBM
9 21 (5.56%) Lumension
10 19 (5.03%) EMC
10 19 (5.03%) Red Hat
10 19 (5.03%) NetApp
11 12 (3.17%) Dell
12 10 (2.65%) Symantec
13 8 (2.12%) Sun
13 8 (2.12%) Veritas
14 7 (1.85%) Compaq
14 7 (1.85%) Hitachi
15 6 (1.59%) Brocade
Havant, Hampshire
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Up to £460 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Up to £410 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Talent International
Rate: £400 - £410 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £28 - £35 per hour + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £230 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £28 - £32 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago