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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP
England / South East
Rank 55 48 38
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Contract jobs citing HP 243 280 434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.33% 3.41% 4.69%
As % of the Vendors category 6.67% 7.18% 9.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 173 200
Median daily rate £350 £373 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.04% +6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.82% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 23 39
Median hourly rate £14.50 £50.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.00% +270.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £21.00 £10.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.25 £62.40 £26.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £30.00 £13.81
% change year-on-year
-50.00% +117.23%

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
3644 3901 4426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 49.98% 47.54% 47.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2105 2175 2304
Median daily rate £410 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.89% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 218 217
Median hourly rate £19.00 £37.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.33% +114.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £11.55 £11.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-19.56% +35.29%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +7 107 £345 -13.75% 9
Berkshire +4 49 £406 +16.07% 14
Surrey +11 37 £358 -6.53% 8
Buckinghamshire -2 22 £328 -22.94% 5
West Sussex +7 8 £300 - 2
Middlesex - 3 £280 -
East Sussex -1 2 £388 +19.23% 2
Oxfordshire -6 2 - - 3
Kent -12 1 £200 -54.28% 3
Home Counties - 1 £325 -
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 168 (34.36%) Windows
2 125 (25.56%) VMware
3 121 (24.74%) Security Cleared
4 109 (22.29%) Active Directory
5 102 (20.86%) Microsoft
6 99 (20.25%) Cisco
7 96 (19.63%) ITIL
8 94 (19.22%) SC Cleared
9 89 (18.20%) Windows Server
10 78 (15.95%) Windows Server 2008
11 70 (14.31%) VMware Infrastructure
11 70 (14.31%) HP Quality Center
11 70 (14.31%) SQL
12 69 (14.11%) Data Centre
13 68 (13.91%) Firewall
14 65 (13.29%) Linux
15 64 (13.09%) Windows Server 2012
16 60 (12.27%) SAN
16 60 (12.27%) Finance
17 57 (11.66%) Oracle
18 53 (10.84%) LAN
19 51 (10.43%) Telecoms
20 49 (10.02%) PowerShell
21 48 (9.82%) Agile Software Development
21 48 (9.82%) WAN
22 47 (9.61%) Windows Server 2003
23 45 (9.20%) DNS
24 44 (9.00%) Migration
25 42 (8.59%) IBM
25 42 (8.59%) Unix

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 38 (7.77%) MS Exchange
2 23 (4.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (3.68%) SharePoint
4 13 (2.66%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (2.66%) Skype for Business
5 12 (2.45%) IIS
6 11 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (1.43%) Apache
9 6 (1.23%) JBoss
10 5 (1.02%) CMS
11 4 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2000
11 4 (0.82%) Exchange Server 5.5
12 3 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.61%) Documentum
13 2 (0.41%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.41%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.20%) Confluence
14 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 37 (7.57%) MS Office
2 27 (5.52%) MS Excel
3 9 (1.84%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.82%) MS Project
6 1 (0.20%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 17 (3.48%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.41%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.41%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.20%) Exstream
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle BRM
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.20%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.27%) Office 365
2 14 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.84%) SaaS
5 6 (1.23%) IaaS
6 3 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.61%) HP Helion
7 2 (0.41%) GitHub
8 1 (0.20%) IBM PureFlex
8 1 (0.20%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 68 (13.91%) Firewall
2 60 (12.27%) SAN
3 53 (10.84%) LAN
4 48 (9.82%) WAN
5 45 (9.20%) DNS
6 37 (7.57%) DHCP
6 37 (7.57%) Wireless
7 24 (4.91%) TCP/IP
8 21 (4.29%) Internet
9 16 (3.27%) VoIP
10 15 (3.07%) 4G
10 15 (3.07%) LTE
11 14 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
12 13 (2.66%) BIG-IP
12 13 (2.66%) NAS
12 13 (2.66%) Skype
13 12 (2.45%) MPLS
14 11 (2.25%) iSCSI
14 11 (2.25%) SMTP
15 10 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (6.95%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (2.66%) DB2
3 13 (2.66%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.02%) MS Access
6 2 (0.41%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.20%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.20%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.20%) MySQL
7 1 (0.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (4.91%) Selenium
2 18 (3.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (3.07%) HP UFT
4 12 (2.45%) SpecFlow
5 9 (1.84%) JIRA
6 8 (1.64%) LoadRunner
6 8 (1.64%) MSI
7 6 (1.23%) Visual Studio
8 5 (1.02%) Ant
8 5 (1.02%) ClearCase
8 5 (1.02%) Maven
8 5 (1.02%) NeoLoad
8 5 (1.02%) Rational DOORS
8 5 (1.02%) SoapUI
9 4 (0.82%) ClearQuest
9 4 (0.82%) JMeter
9 4 (0.82%) Robot Framework
10 2 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.41%) Talend Open Studio
10 2 (0.41%) Zephyr
General
1 60 (12.27%) Finance
2 51 (10.43%) Telecoms
3 11 (2.25%) Marketing
4 10 (2.04%) Electronics
4 10 (2.04%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.23%) Banking
5 6 (1.23%) Mandarin Language
5 6 (1.23%) Retail
5 6 (1.23%) Spanish Language
6 4 (0.82%) Billing
6 4 (0.82%) Legal
7 3 (0.61%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.61%) Military
8 2 (0.41%) Advertising
8 2 (0.41%) Automotive
8 2 (0.41%) Back Office
8 2 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 65 (13.29%) Analyst
2 42 (8.59%) Network Engineer
3 36 (7.36%) Test Analyst
4 34 (6.95%) Field Engineer
5 31 (6.34%) Architect
5 31 (6.34%) Field Service Engineer
6 24 (4.91%) Support Engineer
7 23 (4.70%) Break Fix Engineer
7 23 (4.70%) Tester
8 22 (4.50%) Administrator
8 22 (4.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 21 (4.29%) Consultant
9 21 (4.29%) Field Hardware Engineer
9 21 (4.29%) Hardware Engineer
10 19 (3.89%) Printer Engineer
11 18 (3.68%) HP Printer Engineer
12 16 (3.27%) Systems Engineer
13 15 (3.07%) Automation Tester
13 15 (3.07%) Windows Engineer
14 14 (2.86%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.48%) HTML
1 17 (3.48%) XML
2 10 (2.04%) Web Services
3 8 (1.64%) CSS
4 7 (1.43%) .NET
4 7 (1.43%) SOAP
5 6 (1.23%) XML Messaging
6 5 (1.02%) CGI
7 4 (0.82%) Middleware
8 3 (0.61%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.61%) REST
8 3 (0.61%) WSDL
9 2 (0.41%) COM
9 2 (0.41%) Flash
9 2 (0.41%) LAMP
9 2 (0.41%) RESTful
9 2 (0.41%) XHTML
10 1 (0.20%) HEVC
10 1 (0.20%) JBoss Seam
10 1 (0.20%) Widevine
Miscellaneous
1 69 (14.11%) Data Centre
2 26 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (3.68%) Management Information System
4 17 (3.48%) Clustering
5 14 (2.86%) CMDB
6 12 (2.45%) Computer Science
7 11 (2.25%) Fat Client
7 11 (2.25%) Replication
7 11 (2.25%) Thin Client
8 9 (1.84%) Driving Licence
8 9 (1.84%) iSeries
9 8 (1.64%) AS400
9 8 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.43%) Economics
10 7 (1.43%) Smart Meter
11 6 (1.23%) Blackberry
11 6 (1.23%) Client/Server
11 6 (1.23%) EMC VNX
12 5 (1.02%) Cryptography
12 5 (1.02%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 168 (34.36%) Windows
2 89 (18.20%) Windows Server
3 78 (15.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 65 (13.29%) Linux
5 64 (13.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 47 (9.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 42 (8.59%) Unix
8 40 (8.18%) Windows 7
9 29 (5.93%) Solaris
10 20 (4.09%) Windows XP
11 15 (3.07%) Android
12 11 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (2.25%) Windows 10
13 9 (1.84%) Windows Vista
14 7 (1.43%) Windows 8
15 6 (1.23%) AIX
16 5 (1.02%) HPUX
16 5 (1.02%) Windows 2000 Server
17 4 (0.82%) Fedora
18 3 (0.61%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (19.63%) ITIL
2 48 (9.82%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (9.00%) Migration
4 38 (7.77%) Service Management
5 37 (7.57%) Regression Testing
5 37 (7.57%) Test Management
6 29 (5.93%) Change Management
6 29 (5.93%) Test Scripting
7 28 (5.73%) ITSM
8 27 (5.52%) Scrum
9 23 (4.70%) Problem Management
9 23 (4.70%) Project Management
10 22 (4.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 21 (4.29%) Incident Management
11 21 (4.29%) User Stories
12 20 (4.09%) Defect Management
12 20 (4.09%) Software Deployment
13 19 (3.89%) Test Strategy
14 18 (3.68%) Network Design
14 18 (3.68%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 70 (14.31%) SQL
2 49 (10.02%) PowerShell
3 29 (5.93%) VBScript
4 21 (4.29%) Java
5 16 (3.27%) VB
6 15 (3.07%) C#
7 12 (2.45%) C++
7 12 (2.45%) F#
7 12 (2.45%) Perl
8 11 (2.25%) Bash Shell
9 10 (2.04%) C
9 10 (2.04%) JavaScript
9 10 (2.04%) Shell Script
10 6 (1.23%) Korn
10 6 (1.23%) Python
11 4 (0.82%) PHP
12 2 (0.41%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.41%) VBA
13 1 (0.20%) Jython
13 1 (0.20%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 121 (24.74%) Security Cleared
2 94 (19.22%) SC Cleared
3 35 (7.16%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (6.54%) DV Cleared
5 30 (6.13%) Degree
6 28 (5.73%) ISTQB
7 27 (5.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 26 (5.32%) CCNP
9 19 (3.89%) Microsoft Certification
10 16 (3.27%) CCNA
11 15 (3.07%) ISEB
12 13 (2.66%) JNCIA
13 12 (2.45%) CCIE
13 12 (2.45%) HP ASE
14 11 (2.25%) CCDP
14 11 (2.25%) CCIP
14 11 (2.25%) CCSA
14 11 (2.25%) CCSE
14 11 (2.25%) HP MASE
14 11 (2.25%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.93%) SLA
2 9 (1.84%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.23%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.82%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.82%) ISO22301
6 3 (0.61%) QA
6 3 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.41%) 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%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.20%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.20%) SEPA
System Software
1 109 (22.29%) Active Directory
2 70 (14.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (8.38%) vSphere
4 25 (5.11%) XenApp
5 14 (2.86%) Hyper-V
6 12 (2.45%) NFS
6 12 (2.45%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (2.25%) Firmware
8 10 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
8 10 (2.04%) Samba
8 10 (2.04%) VMware ESX
8 10 (2.04%) VMware Workstation
9 9 (1.84%) XenDesktop
10 7 (1.43%) Terminal Services
11 6 (1.23%) VMware Server
12 4 (0.82%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 3 (0.61%) vCloud
14 2 (0.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 2 (0.41%) Veritas File System
14 2 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 70 (14.31%) HP Quality Center
2 31 (6.34%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 27 (5.52%) WSUS
4 23 (4.70%) SCCM
5 19 (3.89%) NetBackup
6 17 (3.48%) Norton AntiVirus
7 13 (2.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 12 (2.45%) FortiGate
8 12 (2.45%) Tivoli
9 11 (2.25%) AirWatch
10 8 (1.64%) Red Hat Satellite
11 7 (1.43%) BladeLogic
11 7 (1.43%) OpenView
11 7 (1.43%) Puppet
11 7 (1.43%) SCOM
11 7 (1.43%) vRealize
12 6 (1.23%) EdgeSight
12 6 (1.23%) Unicenter
13 5 (1.02%) HP SIM
13 5 (1.02%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 125 (25.56%) VMware
2 102 (20.86%) Microsoft
3 99 (20.25%) Cisco
4 57 (11.66%) Oracle
5 42 (8.59%) IBM
6 41 (8.38%) Citrix
7 30 (6.13%) CheckPoint
7 30 (6.13%) EMC
8 28 (5.73%) Juniper
9 25 (5.11%) Dell
9 25 (5.11%) Intel Security
9 25 (5.11%) Symantec
10 23 (4.70%) SAP
11 21 (4.29%) Aruba
12 20 (4.09%) 3PAR
12 20 (4.09%) CA
13 19 (3.89%) NetApp
13 19 (3.89%) Red Hat
14 16 (3.27%) F5
14 16 (3.27%) Veritas
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