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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 14 39 50
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +11
Contract jobs citing HP 189 62 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 8.85% 3.89% 3.81%
As % of the Vendors category 16.98% 7.37% 7.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 24 29
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£340 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £303 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £472 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 13
Average hourly rate £11.35 £13.38 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.14% +0.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £12.88 £10.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.18 £46.00 £25.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £14.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -1.72%
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
1113 841 951
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 52.11% 52.83% 51.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 601 466 435
Average daily rate £349 £370 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.81% +2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 60 84
Average hourly rate £15.25 £28.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.53% +5.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -5.10%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 45 £475 - 12
Southampton - 15 £350 -
Havant +5 11 £413 +21.32%
Portsmouth -12 4 £275 -8.33% 5
Basingstoke +4 3 - - 1
Fareham -4 2 £384 -
Andover -6 1 £240 - 1
Winchester - - - - 2
HP
South East

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 295 (68.13%) Security Cleared
2 240 (55.43%) SC Cleared
3 206 (47.58%) Microsoft
4 196 (45.27%) ISTQB
5 164 (37.88%) Oracle
6 141 (32.56%) JSP
7 138 (31.87%) HTML
8 136 (31.41%) .NET
9 133 (30.72%) JavaScript
10 131 (30.25%) ASP.NET
10 131 (30.25%) Windows
11 123 (28.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 100 (23.09%) DV Cleared
13 95 (21.94%) UNIX
14 94 (21.71%) Knowledge Management
15 92 (21.25%) SAN
16 89 (20.55%) MS Excel
16 89 (20.55%) HP Quality Center
17 85 (19.63%) TCP/IP
18 84 (19.40%) VB
19 81 (18.71%) QuickTest Pro
20 79 (18.24%) Project Management
21 76 (17.55%) Test Scripting
22 73 (16.86%) Oracle EBS
22 73 (16.86%) C#
22 73 (16.86%) CRM
23 71 (16.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
24 70 (16.17%) Windows Server 2008
25 69 (15.94%) VMware
26 66 (15.24%) Active Directory

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 35 (8.08%) MS Exchange
2 28 (6.47%) SharePoint
3 12 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (2.31%) IIS
5 9 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.15%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.15%) Confluence
7 5 (1.15%) JBoss
7 5 (1.15%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.46%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.46%) Apache
9 2 (0.46%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.46%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.23%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.23%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.23%) Lync
Applications
1 89 (20.55%) MS Excel
2 43 (9.93%) MS Office
3 12 (2.77%) MS Project
4 6 (1.39%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 73 (16.86%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (4.16%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 92 (21.25%) SAN
2 85 (19.63%) TCP/IP
3 33 (7.62%) LAN
4 27 (6.24%) WAN
5 26 (6.00%) DNS
5 26 (6.00%) Firewall
6 23 (5.31%) SSL
7 21 (4.85%) HTTPS
8 15 (3.46%) SMTP
9 13 (3.00%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (2.77%) Network Security
11 10 (2.31%) HTTP
12 9 (2.08%) Wireshark
13 8 (1.85%) SNMP
13 8 (1.85%) OSPF
13 8 (1.85%) 3G
13 8 (1.85%) Broadband
13 8 (1.85%) Cisco IOS
13 8 (1.85%) VLAN
14 7 (1.62%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (11.55%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (1.62%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (1.39%) Oracle Database
3 6 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (1.15%) SQLPlus
5 4 (0.92%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.23%) Big Data
6 1 (0.23%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 81 (18.71%) QuickTest Pro
2 27 (6.24%) LoadRunner
3 7 (1.62%) JMeter
4 6 (1.39%) StarTeam
5 5 (1.15%) Maven
5 5 (1.15%) JIRA
5 5 (1.15%) Selenium
5 5 (1.15%) FitNesse
5 5 (1.15%) Zephyr
5 5 (1.15%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.15%) SoapUI
5 5 (1.15%) Cucumber
5 5 (1.15%) JUnit
6 4 (0.92%) RSpec
6 4 (0.92%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (0.69%) Wise Package Studio
7 3 (0.69%) TestDirector
8 2 (0.46%) MSI
9 1 (0.23%) Subversion
9 1 (0.23%) ClearCase
General
1 19 (4.39%) Finance
2 12 (2.77%) Telecoms
3 6 (1.39%) Military
4 5 (1.15%) Billing
5 4 (0.92%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 79 (18.24%) Analyst
2 69 (15.94%) Test Analyst
3 51 (11.78%) Tester
4 44 (10.16%) Test Leader
5 34 (7.85%) Test Manager
6 31 (7.16%) Test Specialist
7 30 (6.93%) Administrator
8 23 (5.31%) Systems Administrator
9 19 (4.39%) Consultant
10 18 (4.16%) Network Engineer
11 14 (3.23%) Test Engineer
11 14 (3.23%) QA Tester
12 13 (3.00%) Support Engineer
12 13 (3.00%) Performance Tester
13 12 (2.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 11 (2.54%) Junior Analyst
14 11 (2.54%) Performance Manager
14 11 (2.54%) Automation Specialist
14 11 (2.54%) Junior
15 10 (2.31%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (32.56%) JSP
2 138 (31.87%) HTML
3 136 (31.41%) .NET
4 131 (30.25%) ASP.NET
5 11 (2.54%) OLE
6 5 (1.15%) XML
6 5 (1.15%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (0.92%) Application Packaging
8 3 (0.69%) Software Packaging
9 2 (0.46%) SAML
10 1 (0.23%) JSF
10 1 (0.23%) JPA
10 1 (0.23%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 53 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (3.70%) Blackberry
2 16 (3.70%) Clustering
3 10 (2.31%) Management Information System
3 10 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (2.08%) Computer Science
5 8 (1.85%) HACMP
6 7 (1.62%) Device Driver
7 5 (1.15%) User Experience
8 4 (0.92%) Replication
8 4 (0.92%) Client/Server
8 4 (0.92%) Open Source
9 3 (0.69%) NHS
10 2 (0.46%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.46%) PMI
10 2 (0.46%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.23%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.23%) New Media
11 1 (0.23%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 131 (30.25%) Windows
2 95 (21.94%) UNIX
3 70 (16.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 57 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 50 (11.55%) Linux
6 36 (8.31%) Windows XP
7 27 (6.24%) Windows 2000
8 18 (4.16%) Windows 7
9 12 (2.77%) AIX
10 11 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (2.31%) HPUX
12 9 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (1.39%) Solaris
13 6 (1.39%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (0.69%) NetWare
15 1 (0.23%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (21.71%) Knowledge Management
2 79 (18.24%) Project Management
3 76 (17.55%) Test Scripting
4 73 (16.86%) CRM
5 59 (13.63%) Test Automation
6 46 (10.62%) Functional Testing
7 36 (8.31%) ITIL
7 36 (8.31%) Software Testing
8 31 (7.16%) Test Strategy
9 25 (5.77%) Validation
10 23 (5.31%) Mentoring
10 23 (5.31%) Service Delivery
11 18 (4.16%) Quality Management
11 18 (4.16%) Performance Testing
12 16 (3.70%) Migration
12 16 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
13 15 (3.46%) Security Testing
13 15 (3.46%) Document Management
14 14 (3.23%) Service Management
15 13 (3.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 133 (30.72%) JavaScript
2 84 (19.40%) VB
3 73 (16.86%) C#
4 55 (12.70%) SQL
5 34 (7.85%) PowerShell
6 30 (6.93%) Java
7 24 (5.54%) VBA
8 17 (3.93%) VBScript
9 10 (2.31%) Shell Script
10 9 (2.08%) C
11 6 (1.39%) Perl
11 6 (1.39%) Korn
12 5 (1.15%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.92%) PHP
14 3 (0.69%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.69%) C++
15 1 (0.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 295 (68.13%) Security Cleared
2 240 (55.43%) SC Cleared
3 196 (45.27%) ISTQB
4 123 (28.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 100 (23.09%) DV Cleared
6 71 (16.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 52 (12.01%) Cisco Certification
8 45 (10.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 30 (6.93%) CCNA
10 27 (6.24%) MCITP
11 17 (3.93%) CCNP
12 16 (3.70%) MCSE
13 14 (3.23%) MOS
14 11 (2.54%) ISEB
15 9 (2.08%) Degree
16 6 (1.39%) MCP
17 5 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 5 (1.15%) MCSA
18 4 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 4 (0.92%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (10.62%) QA
2 25 (5.77%) SLA
3 14 (3.23%) JSP 440
4 3 (0.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 66 (15.24%) Active Directory
2 34 (7.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (6.47%) vSphere
4 20 (4.62%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (2.54%) Hyper-V
6 9 (2.08%) Nmap
7 8 (1.85%) VMware ESX
8 7 (1.62%) Firmware
9 5 (1.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 5 (1.15%) OCFS2
9 5 (1.15%) XenApp
10 3 (0.69%) GPFS
10 3 (0.69%) vCloud
10 3 (0.69%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.46%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.46%) Shibboleth
12 1 (0.23%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.23%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 89 (20.55%) HP Quality Center
2 27 (6.24%) HP SIM
3 24 (5.54%) SCCM
4 19 (4.39%) ARCserve
5 17 (3.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 16 (3.70%) SCOM
7 11 (2.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 10 (2.31%) SAP Afaria
9 9 (2.08%) Nessus
9 9 (2.08%) MOM
10 7 (1.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 7 (1.62%) Backup Exec
11 6 (1.39%) NetBackup
12 5 (1.15%) HP Data Protector
12 5 (1.15%) Puppet
13 4 (0.92%) Unicenter
13 4 (0.92%) Vagrant
14 3 (0.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 3 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
14 3 (0.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 206 (47.58%) Microsoft
2 164 (37.88%) Oracle
3 69 (15.94%) VMware
4 59 (13.63%) Cisco
5 42 (9.70%) Citrix
6 21 (4.85%) 3PAR
7 20 (4.62%) CA
8 14 (3.23%) Juniper
8 14 (3.23%) EMC
9 13 (3.00%) McAfee
10 12 (2.77%) Symantec
11 11 (2.54%) Dell
12 10 (2.31%) NetApp
12 10 (2.31%) Siebel
12 10 (2.31%) Brocade
13 9 (2.08%) Altiris
13 9 (2.08%) Red Hat
13 9 (2.08%) IBM
14 8 (1.85%) CheckPoint
15 6 (1.39%) Sophos
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