The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP
England / South East
Rank 57 50 37
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -13
Contract jobs citing HP 251 303 450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.28% 3.46% 4.71%
As % of the Vendors category 6.65% 7.14% 9.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 190 237
Median daily rate £362 £383 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.49% -0.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 27 35
Median hourly rate £14.35 £46.00 £12.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.80% +270.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.94 £12.25 £10.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.75 £63.00 £31.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £23.00 £13.58
% change year-on-year
-36.95% +69.42%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3772 4244 4533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 49.28% 48.51% 47.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2191 2456 2365
Median daily rate £400 £383 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £228 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £541 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 218 206
Median hourly rate £16.50 £43.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.62% +145.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.56 £12.00 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.95 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +22.85%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing HP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

HP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

HP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HP across the South East region.

HP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HP across the South East region.

HP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

HP
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

HP Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

HP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -2 95 £368 -9.48% 9
Berkshire +7 51 £435 +24.28% 12
Surrey -3 40 £400 +9.58% 7
Buckinghamshire +14 31 £350 -20.45% 3
West Sussex -5 10 £300 -1.63% 4
Oxfordshire -2 5 £300 - 5
Kent -3 5 £270 -36.47% 2
Middlesex +5 3 £300 -25.00%
East Sussex -3 1 £425 +21.42% 2
Home Counties - 1 £325 -
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing HP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for HP.

1 169 (33.40%) Windows
2 126 (24.90%) Security Cleared
3 114 (22.53%) VMware
4 104 (20.55%) SC Cleared
5 102 (20.16%) Microsoft
6 100 (19.76%) Cisco
7 97 (19.17%) Active Directory
8 93 (18.38%) ITIL
9 78 (15.42%) Linux
10 74 (14.62%) HP Quality Center
10 74 (14.62%) Windows Server
11 72 (14.23%) SQL
11 72 (14.23%) Firewall
12 69 (13.64%) Oracle
13 66 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
14 64 (12.65%) Finance
15 61 (12.06%) Agile Software Development
16 57 (11.26%) Telecoms
17 56 (11.07%) Service Management
17 56 (11.07%) VMware Infrastructure
18 55 (10.87%) Data Centre
19 51 (10.08%) Windows Server 2012
20 50 (9.88%) SAN
20 50 (9.88%) LAN
20 50 (9.88%) Wireless
21 48 (9.49%) WAN
22 47 (9.29%) Citrix
23 46 (9.09%) Unix
24 45 (8.89%) Test Management
25 44 (8.70%) Migration

HP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 35 (6.92%) MS Exchange
2 20 (3.95%) SharePoint
3 19 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (2.77%) IIS
5 12 (2.37%) Apache
6 10 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (1.78%) JBoss
7 9 (1.78%) Skype for Business
8 7 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (1.19%) CMS
10 4 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2000
10 4 (0.79%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 4 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.59%) ArcGIS
12 2 (0.40%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.40%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.40%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.40%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 41 (8.10%) MS Office
2 33 (6.52%) MS Excel
3 8 (1.58%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.79%) MS Project
5 2 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.20%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 18 (3.56%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.40%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.40%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.20%) Exstream
4 1 (0.20%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.20%) Maximo
4 1 (0.20%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.20%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.77%) Office 365
2 12 (2.37%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.98%) SaaS
4 9 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (1.19%) IaaS
6 2 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.40%) HP Helion
7 1 (0.20%) GitHub
7 1 (0.20%) IBM PureFlex
7 1 (0.20%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 72 (14.23%) Firewall
2 50 (9.88%) LAN
2 50 (9.88%) SAN
2 50 (9.88%) Wireless
3 48 (9.49%) WAN
4 32 (6.32%) DNS
5 26 (5.14%) TCP/IP
6 25 (4.94%) DHCP
7 22 (4.35%) BIG-IP
8 21 (4.15%) Internet
9 15 (2.96%) 4G
9 15 (2.96%) LTE
10 14 (2.77%) VoIP
11 10 (1.98%) MPLS
11 10 (1.98%) VPN
12 9 (1.78%) BGP
12 9 (1.78%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (1.78%) Network Security
13 8 (1.58%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (1.58%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (4.74%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.96%) Oracle Reports
3 12 (2.37%) DB2
4 8 (1.58%) Oracle Database
5 7 (1.38%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (1.19%) MS Access
6 6 (1.19%) Oracle BI EE
6 6 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (1.19%) Oracle OWB
6 6 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.20%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.20%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.20%) MySQL
8 1 (0.20%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 31 (6.13%) Selenium
2 26 (5.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (4.74%) HP UFT
4 15 (2.96%) JIRA
5 13 (2.57%) LoadRunner
6 12 (2.37%) SpecFlow
7 10 (1.98%) NeoLoad
8 8 (1.58%) Ant
8 8 (1.58%) JMeter
8 8 (1.58%) Maven
8 8 (1.58%) Oracle Forms
8 8 (1.58%) Visual Studio
9 7 (1.38%) MSI
9 7 (1.38%) Oracle APEX
9 7 (1.38%) Rational DOORS
10 6 (1.19%) TeamCity
10 6 (1.19%) Toad
11 4 (0.79%) ClearCase
11 4 (0.79%) ClearQuest
11 4 (0.79%) WebDriver
General
1 64 (12.65%) Finance
2 57 (11.26%) Telecoms
3 12 (2.37%) Manufacturing
3 12 (2.37%) Marketing
4 7 (1.38%) Retail
5 6 (1.19%) Electronics
5 6 (1.19%) Mandarin Language
5 6 (1.19%) Spanish Language
6 5 (0.99%) Banking
7 4 (0.79%) Legal
8 3 (0.59%) Back Office
8 3 (0.59%) Billing
8 3 (0.59%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.59%) Military
9 2 (0.40%) Automotive
9 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.20%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 74 (14.62%) Analyst
2 43 (8.50%) Test Analyst
3 41 (8.10%) Field Engineer
3 41 (8.10%) Network Engineer
4 32 (6.32%) Support Engineer
5 31 (6.13%) Field Service Engineer
6 29 (5.73%) Tester
7 28 (5.53%) Field Hardware Engineer
7 28 (5.53%) Hardware Engineer
8 26 (5.14%) Printer Engineer
9 23 (4.55%) Break Fix Engineer
10 22 (4.35%) Architect
11 21 (4.15%) Administrator
12 20 (3.95%) 2nd Line Support
12 20 (3.95%) Field Service Hardware Engineer
13 19 (3.75%) Systems Engineer
14 18 (3.56%) HP Printer Engineer
14 18 (3.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 16 (3.16%) Test Manager
16 14 (2.77%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.56%) XML
2 12 (2.37%) HTML
3 8 (1.58%) SOAP
3 8 (1.58%) Web Services
4 7 (1.38%) .NET
4 7 (1.38%) XML Messaging
5 6 (1.19%) REST
6 5 (0.99%) CSS
7 4 (0.79%) ASP.NET
7 4 (0.79%) CGI
7 4 (0.79%) JSON
7 4 (0.79%) React
8 2 (0.40%) LAMP
8 2 (0.40%) Middleware
8 2 (0.40%) RESTful
8 2 (0.40%) WSDL
8 2 (0.40%) XHTML
9 1 (0.20%) Flash
9 1 (0.20%) Memcached
9 1 (0.20%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 55 (10.87%) Data Centre
2 39 (7.71%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (3.95%) Clustering
4 18 (3.56%) Computer Science
4 18 (3.56%) Management Information System
5 15 (2.96%) Driving Licence
6 13 (2.57%) CMDB
7 11 (2.17%) Fat Client
7 11 (2.17%) Smart Meter
7 11 (2.17%) Thin Client
8 10 (1.98%) Replication
8 10 (1.98%) Smartphone
9 9 (1.78%) AS400
9 9 (1.78%) iSeries
10 7 (1.38%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.19%) User Experience
12 5 (0.99%) EMC VNX
12 5 (0.99%) Private Cloud
13 4 (0.79%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 169 (33.40%) Windows
2 78 (15.42%) Linux
3 74 (14.62%) Windows Server
4 66 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 51 (10.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 46 (9.09%) Unix
7 38 (7.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 33 (6.52%) Windows 7
9 22 (4.35%) Solaris
10 16 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (2.77%) Windows XP
12 11 (2.17%) Android
12 11 (2.17%) Windows Vista
13 9 (1.78%) Windows 10
14 7 (1.38%) AIX
14 7 (1.38%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.99%) HPUX
15 5 (0.99%) SUSE
15 5 (0.99%) Windows 2000 Server
16 3 (0.59%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (18.38%) ITIL
2 61 (12.06%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (11.07%) Service Management
4 45 (8.89%) Test Management
5 44 (8.70%) Migration
6 41 (8.10%) Regression Testing
7 38 (7.51%) Test Scripting
8 36 (7.11%) ITSM
9 32 (6.32%) Change Management
10 28 (5.53%) Project Management
10 28 (5.53%) Scrum
11 26 (5.14%) Stakeholder Management
12 25 (4.94%) Defect Management
13 24 (4.74%) Incident Management
13 24 (4.74%) Network Design
14 22 (4.35%) Performance Testing
14 22 (4.35%) User Stories
15 21 (4.15%) User Acceptance Testing
16 20 (3.95%) Problem Management
16 20 (3.95%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 72 (14.23%) SQL
2 39 (7.71%) PowerShell
3 26 (5.14%) VBScript
4 23 (4.55%) Java
5 18 (3.56%) F#
6 17 (3.36%) C#
7 15 (2.96%) Bash Shell
8 14 (2.77%) JavaScript
9 13 (2.57%) Perl
10 12 (2.37%) Python
11 11 (2.17%) C
12 10 (1.98%) C++
12 10 (1.98%) Shell Script
12 10 (1.98%) VB
13 8 (1.58%) Korn
14 6 (1.19%) PHP
15 5 (0.99%) Ruby
16 4 (0.79%) Groovy
17 2 (0.40%) PL/SQL
18 1 (0.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 126 (24.90%) Security Cleared
2 104 (20.55%) SC Cleared
3 39 (7.71%) Cisco Certification
4 36 (7.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 35 (6.92%) Degree
6 34 (6.72%) ISTQB
7 30 (5.93%) CCNP
8 28 (5.53%) DV Cleared
9 25 (4.94%) ISEB
10 21 (4.15%) JNCIA
11 18 (3.56%) CCDP
11 18 (3.56%) CCIE
11 18 (3.56%) CCIP
11 18 (3.56%) CCSA
11 18 (3.56%) CCSE
11 18 (3.56%) JNCIE
12 17 (3.36%) HP ASE
12 17 (3.36%) Microsoft Certification
13 16 (3.16%) HP MASE
14 12 (2.37%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.13%) SLA
2 8 (1.58%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.19%) QA
4 5 (0.99%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.40%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.40%) ISO22301
7 2 (0.40%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.20%) ARP4754
8 1 (0.20%) ARP4761
8 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.20%) Def Stans
8 1 (0.20%) DO-178B
8 1 (0.20%) DO-254
8 1 (0.20%) GAAP
8 1 (0.20%) GPG13
8 1 (0.20%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.20%) IFRS
8 1 (0.20%) SEPA
System Software
1 97 (19.17%) Active Directory
2 56 (11.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (7.31%) vSphere
4 24 (4.74%) XenApp
5 16 (3.16%) Hyper-V
6 15 (2.96%) Firmware
7 14 (2.77%) Microsoft App-V
7 14 (2.77%) NFS
7 14 (2.77%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (2.57%) VMware Workstation
9 10 (1.98%) Samba
10 9 (1.78%) XenDesktop
11 7 (1.38%) Terminal Services
11 7 (1.38%) vCloud
11 7 (1.38%) VMware ESX
12 6 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
12 6 (1.19%) VMware Server
13 4 (0.79%) Docker
13 4 (0.79%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 2 (0.40%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 74 (14.62%) HP Quality Center
2 25 (4.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 21 (4.15%) SCCM
4 19 (3.75%) FortiGate
5 18 (3.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 17 (3.36%) WSUS
7 13 (2.57%) NetBackup
8 12 (2.37%) Norton AntiVirus
8 12 (2.37%) Red Hat Satellite
9 10 (1.98%) Tivoli
10 8 (1.58%) EdgeSight
10 8 (1.58%) Puppet
11 7 (1.38%) BladeLogic
11 7 (1.38%) OpenView
11 7 (1.38%) vRealize
12 5 (0.99%) Netcool
12 5 (0.99%) OVSD
12 5 (0.99%) SafeCom
12 5 (0.99%) Unicenter
13 4 (0.79%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 114 (22.53%) VMware
2 102 (20.16%) Microsoft
3 100 (19.76%) Cisco
4 69 (13.64%) Oracle
5 47 (9.29%) Citrix
6 38 (7.51%) CheckPoint
6 38 (7.51%) IBM
7 35 (6.92%) Juniper
8 29 (5.73%) Dell
9 27 (5.34%) F5
10 26 (5.14%) Aruba
10 26 (5.14%) EMC
11 25 (4.94%) SAP
12 24 (4.74%) Red Hat
13 22 (4.35%) Riverbed
14 20 (3.95%) Fortinet
14 20 (3.95%) Intel Security
14 20 (3.95%) Symantec
15 19 (3.75%) NetApp
15 19 (3.75%) Remedy
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