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 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 10 34 63
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +29
Contract jobs citing HP 227 97 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 11.02% 5.32% 2.84%
As % of the Vendors category 20.83% 9.76% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 31 24
Average daily rate
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£339 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.58% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £280 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £473 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 9
Average hourly rate £11.18 £13.38 £12.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.44% +3.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.51 £12.50 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £34.60 £14.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.29 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+8.03% +10.34%
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
1090 994 1051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 52.94% 54.56% 53.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 614 542 502
Average daily rate £347 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £254 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 86 94
Average hourly rate £23.88 £23.13 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.24% -9.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.96 £12.88 £12.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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 August 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 August 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 August 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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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 -3 60 £395 -9.19% 2
Hook +8 40 £301 -8.17% 1
Havant +5 15 £311 -34.12% 2
Southampton -9 9 £333 +0.75% 1
Portsmouth -7 5 £344 - 6
Winchester +6 3 - - 1
Andover +2 3 £285 -
Basingstoke +18 2 £463 +65.17% 2
Fareham - - - -
HP
South East

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 302 (70.23%) Security Cleared
2 242 (56.28%) SC Cleared
3 204 (47.44%) ISTQB
4 192 (44.65%) Microsoft
5 174 (40.47%) Oracle
6 149 (34.65%) .NET
7 145 (33.72%) HTML
8 144 (33.49%) JSP
9 142 (33.02%) JavaScript
10 141 (32.79%) Windows
11 138 (32.09%) ASP.NET
12 130 (30.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 107 (24.88%) UNIX
14 102 (23.72%) DV Cleared
15 94 (21.86%) VB
16 93 (21.63%) QuickTest Pro
17 92 (21.40%) HP Quality Center
18 90 (20.93%) TCP/IP
19 89 (20.70%) SAN
20 84 (19.53%) Knowledge Management
21 83 (19.30%) C#
22 77 (17.91%) CRM
23 75 (17.44%) MS Excel
23 75 (17.44%) Windows Server 2008
23 75 (17.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
24 70 (16.28%) Test Scripting
24 70 (16.28%) Oracle EBS
25 68 (15.81%) Cisco
26 67 (15.58%) Linux
27 66 (15.35%) VMware

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 26 (6.05%) SharePoint
2 22 (5.12%) MS Exchange
3 8 (1.86%) IIS
3 8 (1.86%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (1.16%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (1.16%) WebLogic
5 5 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (0.93%) GlassFish
6 4 (0.93%) Apache
6 4 (0.93%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.70%) IBM Notes
7 3 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (0.70%) CMS
7 3 (0.70%) MS Project Server
7 3 (0.70%) Confluence
7 3 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.47%) Lync
Applications
1 75 (17.44%) MS Excel
2 39 (9.07%) MS Office
3 12 (2.79%) MS Project
4 6 (1.40%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 70 (16.28%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (4.42%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.40%) SaaS
2 2 (0.47%) PaaS
2 2 (0.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 90 (20.93%) TCP/IP
2 89 (20.70%) SAN
3 35 (8.14%) LAN
4 31 (7.21%) HTTPS
5 29 (6.74%) SSL
5 29 (6.74%) DNS
6 26 (6.05%) WAN
7 24 (5.58%) Firewall
8 21 (4.88%) HTTP
9 13 (3.02%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (2.79%) Network Security
11 11 (2.56%) Wireshark
12 9 (2.09%) LDAP
13 8 (1.86%) SNMP
13 8 (1.86%) VLAN
13 8 (1.86%) OSPF
13 8 (1.86%) Cisco IOS
14 7 (1.63%) 3G
14 7 (1.63%) IPsec
14 7 (1.63%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (10.93%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (1.40%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.16%) SQLPlus
4 4 (0.93%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.47%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.23%) OLAP
6 1 (0.23%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 93 (21.63%) QuickTest Pro
2 33 (7.67%) LoadRunner
3 8 (1.86%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (0.93%) StarTeam
4 4 (0.93%) JMeter
5 3 (0.70%) JUnit
5 3 (0.70%) TestDirector
5 3 (0.70%) JIRA
5 3 (0.70%) SoapUI
5 3 (0.70%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.70%) Zephyr
5 3 (0.70%) Selenium
5 3 (0.70%) FitNesse
5 3 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.70%) RSpec
5 3 (0.70%) Cucumber
5 3 (0.70%) Maven
6 1 (0.23%) Wise Package Studio
6 1 (0.23%) Subversion
6 1 (0.23%) MSI
General
1 25 (5.81%) Finance
2 16 (3.72%) Telecoms
3 10 (2.33%) Military
4 6 (1.40%) Billing
5 4 (0.93%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.70%) Electronics
7 1 (0.23%) Legal
7 1 (0.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 75 (17.44%) Analyst
2 64 (14.88%) Test Analyst
3 63 (14.65%) Tester
4 41 (9.53%) Test Manager
4 41 (9.53%) Test Leader
5 34 (7.91%) Test Specialist
6 25 (5.81%) Administrator
7 23 (5.35%) Consultant
8 18 (4.19%) Systems Administrator
8 18 (4.19%) Network Engineer
9 17 (3.95%) Performance Tester
10 15 (3.49%) Test Engineer
10 15 (3.49%) QA Tester
11 14 (3.26%) Automation Tester
12 13 (3.02%) Support Engineer
13 12 (2.79%) Junior
13 12 (2.79%) Performance Manager
13 12 (2.79%) Junior Analyst
14 11 (2.56%) 2nd Line Support
14 11 (2.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (34.65%) .NET
2 145 (33.72%) HTML
3 144 (33.49%) JSP
4 138 (32.09%) ASP.NET
5 12 (2.79%) OLE
6 5 (1.16%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (0.93%) SAML
8 3 (0.70%) Web Services
8 3 (0.70%) XML
8 3 (0.70%) CSS
8 3 (0.70%) JPA
9 2 (0.47%) JSF
10 1 (0.23%) Application Packaging
10 1 (0.23%) Software Packaging
10 1 (0.23%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (4.19%) Clustering
2 15 (3.49%) Blackberry
3 10 (2.33%) HACMP
4 9 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (1.63%) Management Information System
5 7 (1.63%) Device Driver
5 7 (1.63%) Firmware
6 6 (1.40%) Open Source
6 6 (1.40%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.70%) NHS
7 3 (0.70%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.47%) PMI
8 2 (0.47%) Replication
8 2 (0.47%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.47%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.23%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.23%) CMDB
9 1 (0.23%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.23%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.23%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 141 (32.79%) Windows
2 107 (24.88%) UNIX
3 75 (17.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 67 (15.58%) Linux
5 62 (14.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 46 (10.70%) Windows XP
7 35 (8.14%) Windows 2000
8 21 (4.88%) Windows 7
9 16 (3.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (3.49%) AIX
11 10 (2.33%) HPUX
12 8 (1.86%) Solaris
13 6 (1.40%) Oracle Linux
14 5 (1.16%) NetWare
15 4 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
16 2 (0.47%) Windows Phone
16 2 (0.47%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.47%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.47%) Android
17 1 (0.23%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (19.53%) Knowledge Management
2 77 (17.91%) CRM
3 70 (16.28%) Test Scripting
4 64 (14.88%) Test Automation
5 63 (14.65%) Project Management
6 46 (10.70%) Software Testing
7 35 (8.14%) Test Strategy
8 31 (7.21%) ITIL
9 25 (5.81%) Service Delivery
10 24 (5.58%) Validation
11 23 (5.35%) Performance Testing
12 22 (5.12%) Functional Testing
13 20 (4.65%) Quality Management
14 16 (3.72%) Document Management
14 16 (3.72%) Root Cause Analysis
15 14 (3.26%) Workflow
16 13 (3.02%) Migration
16 13 (3.02%) Service Management
16 13 (3.02%) Performance Monitoring
17 12 (2.79%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 142 (33.02%) JavaScript
2 94 (21.86%) VB
3 83 (19.30%) C#
4 44 (10.23%) SQL
5 40 (9.30%) Java
6 34 (7.91%) PowerShell
7 24 (5.58%) VBScript
8 23 (5.35%) VBA
9 16 (3.72%) Perl
10 15 (3.49%) C
11 13 (3.02%) Shell Script
12 9 (2.09%) Korn
13 8 (1.86%) PHP
14 7 (1.63%) Python
15 6 (1.40%) Bash Shell
16 5 (1.16%) Ruby
16 5 (1.16%) PL/SQL
16 5 (1.16%) C++
Qualifications
1 302 (70.23%) Security Cleared
2 242 (56.28%) SC Cleared
3 204 (47.44%) ISTQB
4 130 (30.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 102 (23.72%) DV Cleared
6 75 (17.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 56 (13.02%) Cisco Certification
8 45 (10.47%) Microsoft Certification
9 32 (7.44%) CCNA
10 27 (6.28%) MCITP
11 18 (4.19%) ISEB
12 16 (3.72%) MOS
12 16 (3.72%) MCSE
13 15 (3.49%) CCNP
14 9 (2.09%) Degree
15 6 (1.40%) MCP
15 6 (1.40%) ISEB Practitioner
16 5 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 3 (0.70%) CCDA
17 3 (0.70%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (10.93%) QA
2 19 (4.42%) SLA
3 13 (3.02%) JSP 440
4 3 (0.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 56 (13.02%) Active Directory
2 39 (9.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (6.74%) vSphere
4 25 (5.81%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (3.26%) Hyper-V
6 11 (2.56%) Nmap
7 8 (1.86%) vCloud
8 5 (1.16%) OCFS2
8 5 (1.16%) GPFS
9 4 (0.93%) Shibboleth
10 3 (0.70%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.70%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.47%) XenApp
11 2 (0.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.23%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.23%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.23%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 92 (21.40%) HP Quality Center
2 26 (6.05%) SCCM
3 18 (4.19%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 17 (3.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 17 (3.95%) HP SIM
5 13 (3.02%) SCOM
6 11 (2.56%) Nessus
7 10 (2.33%) SAP Afaria
8 8 (1.86%) ARCserve
8 8 (1.86%) MOM
9 7 (1.63%) Backup Exec
10 6 (1.40%) NetBackup
10 6 (1.40%) Tivoli
11 5 (1.16%) McAfee ePO
11 5 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (0.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 3 (0.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 3 (0.70%) Puppet
13 3 (0.70%) Vagrant
13 3 (0.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 192 (44.65%) Microsoft
2 174 (40.47%) Oracle
3 68 (15.81%) Cisco
4 66 (15.35%) VMware
5 25 (5.81%) Citrix
6 22 (5.12%) 3PAR
7 17 (3.95%) Juniper
8 15 (3.49%) EMC
9 13 (3.02%) IBM
9 13 (3.02%) McAfee
10 12 (2.79%) Red Hat
11 11 (2.56%) Brocade
12 10 (2.33%) NetApp
12 10 (2.33%) Siebel
13 9 (2.09%) Altiris
13 9 (2.09%) Symantec
14 8 (1.86%) Blue Coat
14 8 (1.86%) CA
15 7 (1.63%) Sophos
15 7 (1.63%) Dell
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