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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 41 8 25
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +17
Contract jobs citing HP 89 250 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.15% 11.98% 6.20%
As % of the Vendors category 8.80% 22.87% 11.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 88 37
Average daily rate
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£370 £347 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.48% -4.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £273 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £331 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.74% +1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 21
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+16.65% +3.44%
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
1011 1093 943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 47.15% 52.40% 54.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 654 553 493
Average daily rate £388 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 62 108
Average hourly rate £16.50 £25.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £10.91 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

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 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
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 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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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 -1 22 £370 +1.36%
Hook -4 18 £400 +15.11%
Southampton +2 10 £350 -6.66% 1
Havant -7 5 £353 +13.70%
Farnborough - 3 £325 -
Andover +5 2 £325 +14.03% 1
Fareham 0 2 £240 -
Portsmouth -5 2 £283 -24.66%
Aldershot -12 1 - - 2
Eastleigh - 1 £225 -
HP
South East

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 141 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 107 (45.53%) SC Cleared
3 103 (43.83%) Microsoft
4 84 (35.74%) Windows
5 58 (24.68%) VMware
6 57 (24.26%) UNIX
7 53 (22.55%) PowerShell
8 50 (21.28%) JSP
8 50 (21.28%) SAN
9 49 (20.85%) HTML
9 49 (20.85%) ISTQB
10 48 (20.43%) DV Cleared
11 47 (20.00%) Oracle
11 47 (20.00%) MS Excel
11 47 (20.00%) Active Directory
12 46 (19.57%) .NET
12 46 (19.57%) Test Scripting
13 44 (18.72%) JavaScript
14 42 (17.87%) Microsoft Certification
15 41 (17.45%) Cisco
15 41 (17.45%) ASP.NET
16 39 (16.60%) Linux
17 38 (16.17%) SQL
18 37 (15.74%) Project Management
19 36 (15.32%) Knowledge Management
19 36 (15.32%) ISEB
19 36 (15.32%) Citrix
19 36 (15.32%) Windows Server 2008
19 36 (15.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
20 35 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 11 (4.68%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.98%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.55%) IIS
4 5 (2.13%) Apache
5 4 (1.70%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.70%) Oracle 10gAS
5 4 (1.70%) Confluence
6 3 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.43%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.43%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 47 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.38%) MS Office
3 4 (1.70%) MS Project
3 4 (1.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.85%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.85%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 25 (10.64%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (2.13%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (1.70%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.28%) Exstream
5 2 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.43%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.43%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.43%) SaaS
1 1 (0.43%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 50 (21.28%) SAN
2 23 (9.79%) Firewall
3 17 (7.23%) TCP/IP
4 14 (5.96%) LAN
5 11 (4.68%) WAN
6 10 (4.26%) Fibre Channel
7 7 (2.98%) Ethernet
8 6 (2.55%) VLAN
9 5 (2.13%) SSL
9 5 (2.13%) Network Security
9 5 (2.13%) NetScaler
9 5 (2.13%) FCoE
10 4 (1.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 4 (1.70%) BIG-IP
11 3 (1.28%) iSCSI
11 3 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (1.28%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (1.28%) SMTP
11 3 (1.28%) OSPF
11 3 (1.28%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.94%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (2.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.55%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.70%) Oracle Discoverer
3 4 (1.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.85%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.43%) Informix
5 1 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.43%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 8 (3.40%) HP UFT
1 8 (3.40%) MSI
2 5 (2.13%) JIRA
2 5 (2.13%) Wise Package Studio
3 4 (1.70%) Gerrit
3 4 (1.70%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (1.70%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.70%) StarTeam
4 3 (1.28%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (0.85%) WebDriver
5 2 (0.85%) Selenium
5 2 (0.85%) ClearQuest
5 2 (0.85%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.43%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.43%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.43%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (0.43%) Subversion
6 1 (0.43%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.43%) SoapUI
General
1 15 (6.38%) Finance
2 4 (1.70%) Automotive
3 3 (1.28%) Military
3 3 (1.28%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.85%) Marketing
5 1 (0.43%) German Language
5 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (14.04%) Analyst
2 30 (12.77%) Test Analyst
3 24 (10.21%) Test Specialist
4 17 (7.23%) Consultant
5 16 (6.81%) Wintel Engineer
6 15 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (4.26%) Tester
7 10 (4.26%) Test Leader
8 9 (3.83%) Architect
8 9 (3.83%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (3.40%) Network Engineer
9 8 (3.40%) Administrator
9 8 (3.40%) Server Engineer
10 7 (2.98%) Support Engineer
10 7 (2.98%) Project Manager
10 7 (2.98%) Software Engineer
11 6 (2.55%) Systems Administrator
11 6 (2.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (2.55%) Senior Wintel Engineer
12 5 (2.13%) Data Centre Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (21.28%) JSP
2 49 (20.85%) HTML
3 46 (19.57%) .NET
4 41 (17.45%) ASP.NET
5 8 (3.40%) XML
5 8 (3.40%) Application Packaging
6 4 (1.70%) Middleware
6 4 (1.70%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (1.28%) Regular Expression
7 3 (1.28%) CGI
7 3 (1.28%) Software Packaging
8 2 (0.85%) J2EE
9 1 (0.43%) CSS
9 1 (0.43%) XSD
9 1 (0.43%) XSL
9 1 (0.43%) Flash
9 1 (0.43%) WPF
9 1 (0.43%) X-Windows
9 1 (0.43%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.51%) Client/Server
1 20 (8.51%) Clustering
2 17 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.11%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.68%) Management Information System
4 11 (4.68%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.13%) HACMP
6 4 (1.70%) Blackberry
6 4 (1.70%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (1.28%) HP Storage
7 3 (1.28%) PMI
7 3 (1.28%) Cryptography
7 3 (1.28%) Economics
8 2 (0.85%) Wiki
8 2 (0.85%) Replication
8 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.43%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.43%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.43%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 84 (35.74%) Windows
2 57 (24.26%) UNIX
3 39 (16.60%) Linux
4 36 (15.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (13.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (9.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (5.53%) HPUX
8 10 (4.26%) Windows Vista
9 7 (2.98%) Windows 7
9 7 (2.98%) AIX
9 7 (2.98%) Windows XP
10 6 (2.55%) Solaris
11 5 (2.13%) NetWare
11 5 (2.13%) Windows 2000
11 5 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (1.70%) SUSE
12 4 (1.70%) Ubuntu
13 3 (1.28%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.43%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (19.57%) Test Scripting
2 37 (15.74%) Project Management
3 36 (15.32%) Knowledge Management
4 29 (12.34%) Migration
4 29 (12.34%) ITIL
5 25 (10.64%) Security Testing
6 14 (5.96%) Test Management
6 14 (5.96%) Service Delivery
6 14 (5.96%) Validation
7 13 (5.53%) Test Strategy
8 12 (5.11%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (5.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (5.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (4.68%) Configuration Management
10 10 (4.26%) Change Management
10 10 (4.26%) Data Migration
10 10 (4.26%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (3.83%) Server Building
11 9 (3.83%) Test Automation
11 9 (3.83%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (22.55%) PowerShell
2 44 (18.72%) JavaScript
3 38 (16.17%) SQL
4 23 (9.79%) VBScript
5 12 (5.11%) C
6 10 (4.26%) Shell Script
7 9 (3.83%) Perl
8 8 (3.40%) Korn
8 8 (3.40%) Java
8 8 (3.40%) VB
8 8 (3.40%) VBA
9 7 (2.98%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.13%) C++
11 4 (1.70%) Python
11 4 (1.70%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.28%) C#
13 1 (0.43%) REXX
13 1 (0.43%) Tcl
13 1 (0.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 141 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 107 (45.53%) SC Cleared
3 49 (20.85%) ISTQB
4 48 (20.43%) DV Cleared
5 42 (17.87%) Microsoft Certification
6 36 (15.32%) ISEB
6 36 (15.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 30 (12.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 29 (12.34%) MCITP
9 28 (11.91%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (6.81%) Degree
11 7 (2.98%) CCNA
11 7 (2.98%) MCSE
12 6 (2.55%) MCSA
12 6 (2.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (2.13%) ISEB Practitioner
13 5 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (2.13%) VCP4
14 3 (1.28%) PMI Certification
14 3 (1.28%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.68%) JSP 440
2 7 (2.98%) QA
3 6 (2.55%) SLA
4 3 (1.28%) IEC 61508
4 3 (1.28%) DO-178B
4 3 (1.28%) DO-254
4 3 (1.28%) ARP4754
4 3 (1.28%) ARP4761
5 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 35 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (9.36%) vSphere
4 14 (5.96%) XenApp
5 10 (4.26%) VMware ESX
6 6 (2.55%) Hyper-V
7 5 (2.13%) Postfix
7 5 (2.13%) GPFS
8 4 (1.70%) NFS
8 4 (1.70%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (1.70%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (1.70%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (0.85%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.43%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 32 (13.62%) HP Quality Center
2 29 (12.34%) SCCM
3 22 (9.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 11 (4.68%) SCOM
5 6 (2.55%) SAP Afaria
6 5 (2.13%) ARCserve
6 5 (2.13%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (2.13%) vMotion
6 5 (2.13%) Tivoli
6 5 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (1.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (1.70%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (1.70%) HP SIM
7 4 (1.70%) FortiGate
8 3 (1.28%) ArcSight ESM
8 3 (1.28%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.85%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 2 (0.85%) Unicenter
9 2 (0.85%) MOM
10 1 (0.43%) Netcool
Vendors
1 103 (43.83%) Microsoft
2 58 (24.68%) VMware
3 47 (20.00%) Oracle
4 41 (17.45%) Cisco
5 36 (15.32%) Citrix
6 19 (8.09%) McAfee
7 17 (7.23%) 3PAR
8 12 (5.11%) Lumension
8 12 (5.11%) EMC
9 11 (4.68%) IBM
10 9 (3.83%) NetApp
10 9 (3.83%) Red Hat
11 7 (2.98%) F5
12 6 (2.55%) Dell
12 6 (2.55%) Veritas
13 5 (2.13%) CA
13 5 (2.13%) Hitachi
13 5 (2.13%) Compaq
13 5 (2.13%) Brocade
14 4 (1.70%) AppSense
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