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 July 2016 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 54 36 39
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +3
Contract jobs citing HP 302 440 431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.40% 4.61% 4.82%
As % of the Vendors category 7.01% 9.69% 10.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 261 177
Median daily rate £375 £375 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £246 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 32 17
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.80 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.85 £21.55 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.88 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+30.71% +16.66%
HP
England

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
4310 4541 4209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.47% 47.58% 47.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2508 2526 2064
Median daily rate £390 £383 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.96% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 207 210 241
Median hourly rate £17.45 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.28% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.36 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £39.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

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 23 July 2016.

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 July 2016.

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 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Berkshire -10 99 £350 +11.55% 17
Hampshire +1 89 £400 +8.10% 12
Surrey -30 42 £410 -0.60% 8
Buckinghamshire -12 37 £267 -21.03% 3
West Sussex -9 12 £444 +11.07% 6
Oxfordshire +9 11 £310 -17.33% 1
Kent +2 6 £315 -17.37% 2
Middlesex -3 4 £388 - 1
East Sussex +2 1 £375 +10.29%
Home Counties - 1 £285 -
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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.

1 270 (38.96%) Security Cleared
2 207 (29.87%) Windows
3 204 (29.44%) SC Cleared
4 190 (27.42%) Microsoft
5 151 (21.79%) Linux
6 141 (20.35%) ITIL
7 135 (19.48%) SAN
8 134 (19.34%) SQL
9 131 (18.90%) Active Directory
10 122 (17.60%) Oracle
11 118 (17.03%) VMware
12 107 (15.44%) Unix
12 107 (15.44%) Windows Server
13 101 (14.57%) Cisco
14 99 (14.29%) Finance
15 97 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
15 97 (14.00%) HP Quality Center
16 93 (13.42%) MS Office
17 89 (12.84%) DV Cleared
18 87 (12.55%) IBM
19 86 (12.41%) MS Excel
20 85 (12.27%) VMware Infrastructure
21 82 (11.83%) Firewall
22 77 (11.11%) Data Centre
23 66 (9.52%) EMC
23 66 (9.52%) MS Exchange
24 63 (9.09%) SQL Server
24 63 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
25 62 (8.95%) PowerShell
25 62 (8.95%) Citrix

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 66 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 42 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 26 (3.75%) IIS
4 14 (2.02%) JBoss
5 10 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (1.30%) Skype for Business
7 8 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (1.15%) Live Communications Server
8 6 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (0.87%) OpenStack
9 5 (0.72%) Apache
10 4 (0.58%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.43%) CMS
11 3 (0.43%) Confluence
11 3 (0.43%) SAS
11 3 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.29%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 93 (13.42%) MS Office
2 86 (12.41%) MS Excel
3 24 (3.46%) MS Visio
4 13 (1.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.72%) MS Project
5 5 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.29%) QuarkXPress
7 1 (0.14%) PrintSoft PReS
7 1 (0.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.30%) Exstream
2 8 (1.15%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.29%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.14%) BASE24
6 1 (0.14%) PlanetPress Connect
6 1 (0.14%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.14%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.14%) Summit
6 1 (0.14%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.30%) Mimecast
4 7 (1.01%) HP Helion
4 7 (1.01%) IaaS
4 7 (1.01%) SaaS
5 6 (0.87%) PaaS
6 5 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.72%) Office 365
7 3 (0.43%) SuccessFactors
7 3 (0.43%) Yammer
8 2 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 2 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.14%) FinancialForce.com
9 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.14%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 135 (19.48%) SAN
2 82 (11.83%) Firewall
3 59 (8.51%) WAN
4 50 (7.22%) DNS
5 47 (6.78%) LAN
6 44 (6.35%) TCP/IP
7 38 (5.48%) DHCP
8 29 (4.18%) Internet
9 27 (3.90%) Wireless
10 25 (3.61%) VoIP
11 20 (2.89%) Unified Communications
12 15 (2.16%) Ethernet
12 15 (2.16%) Network Security
13 12 (1.73%) iSCSI
14 11 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
15 9 (1.30%) LDAP
15 9 (1.30%) SMS
16 8 (1.15%) Fibre Channel
16 8 (1.15%) VLAN
16 8 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.03%) Oracle Database
3 14 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (1.88%) MS Access
4 13 (1.88%) Oracle Database 12c
5 10 (1.44%) VoltDB
6 7 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (0.87%) Hadoop
8 5 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (0.72%) DB2
8 5 (0.72%) QlikView
8 5 (0.72%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (0.58%) Big Data
9 4 (0.58%) MySQL
9 4 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.43%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (0.43%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.29%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 39 (5.63%) HP UFT
2 25 (3.61%) LoadRunner
3 23 (3.32%) SoapUI
4 22 (3.17%) Selenium
5 16 (2.31%) JIRA
6 15 (2.16%) Cucumber
7 14 (2.02%) Jenkins
8 11 (1.59%) JMeter
8 11 (1.59%) JUnit
8 11 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (1.44%) Eclipse
9 10 (1.44%) JBehave
9 10 (1.44%) Maven
9 10 (1.44%) Subversion
9 10 (1.44%) Visual Studio
10 7 (1.01%) WebDriver
11 6 (0.87%) MSI
12 5 (0.72%) TestNG
13 4 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 99 (14.29%) Finance
2 43 (6.20%) Telecoms
3 19 (2.74%) Banking
4 10 (1.44%) Legal
5 9 (1.30%) Military
5 9 (1.30%) Retail
6 6 (0.87%) Investment Banking
6 6 (0.87%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.72%) Back Office
7 5 (0.72%) Marketing
8 3 (0.43%) Electronics
8 3 (0.43%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.29%) Advertising
9 2 (0.29%) Billing
9 2 (0.29%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.14%) Automotive
10 1 (0.14%) Front Office
10 1 (0.14%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.14%) Publishing
10 1 (0.14%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 117 (16.88%) Analyst
2 58 (8.37%) Architect
3 54 (7.79%) Administrator
3 54 (7.79%) Test Analyst
4 45 (6.49%) Support Engineer
5 34 (4.91%) 3rd Line Support
6 32 (4.62%) Consultant
7 29 (4.18%) Developer
8 27 (3.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 26 (3.75%) Network Engineer
9 26 (3.75%) Unix Engineer
10 25 (3.61%) Service Analyst
10 25 (3.61%) Technical Architect
11 23 (3.32%) Server Engineer
11 23 (3.32%) Wintel Engineer
12 22 (3.17%) Tester
13 20 (2.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 20 (2.89%) Test Manager
14 19 (2.74%) Service Desk Analyst
15 16 (2.31%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (7.07%) .NET
2 39 (5.63%) XML
3 35 (5.05%) Web Services
4 27 (3.90%) HTML
5 25 (3.61%) ASP.NET
6 23 (3.32%) SOAP
7 14 (2.02%) XML Messaging
8 11 (1.59%) JSP
9 10 (1.44%) Java EE
9 10 (1.44%) JSON
10 6 (0.87%) Middleware
11 5 (0.72%) 802.1X
12 4 (0.58%) J2EE
13 3 (0.43%) .NET Framework
13 3 (0.43%) CSS
14 2 (0.29%) Regular Expression
14 2 (0.29%) RESTful
14 2 (0.29%) XSL
14 2 (0.29%) X-Windows
15 1 (0.14%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 77 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 38 (5.48%) Clustering
3 29 (4.18%) Management Information System
4 22 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (2.74%) Mathematics
6 15 (2.16%) Replication
6 15 (2.16%) Smart Meter
7 14 (2.02%) Blackberry
8 12 (1.73%) CMDB
8 12 (1.73%) Fat Client
8 12 (1.73%) Thin Client
9 11 (1.59%) PKI
10 10 (1.44%) Computer Science
11 9 (1.30%) AS400
11 9 (1.30%) EMC VNX
11 9 (1.30%) HP Storage
11 9 (1.30%) Statistics
12 8 (1.15%) Driving Licence
12 8 (1.15%) NHS
13 7 (1.01%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 207 (29.87%) Windows
2 151 (21.79%) Linux
3 107 (15.44%) Unix
3 107 (15.44%) Windows Server
4 97 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 63 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 51 (7.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 41 (5.92%) Windows 7
8 40 (5.77%) AIX
9 35 (5.05%) HPUX
10 33 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 28 (4.04%) Oracle Linux
12 27 (3.90%) Windows XP
13 22 (3.17%) Solaris
14 13 (1.88%) Ubuntu
15 12 (1.73%) CentOS
16 7 (1.01%) Windows Vista
17 4 (0.58%) SUSE
17 4 (0.58%) Windows NT
18 3 (0.43%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (20.35%) ITIL
2 57 (8.23%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (8.23%) Test Scripting
3 48 (6.93%) Migration
4 47 (6.78%) Service Management
5 44 (6.35%) Project Management
6 43 (6.20%) Test Management
6 43 (6.20%) User Acceptance Testing
7 41 (5.92%) ITIL V3
8 40 (5.77%) Virtual Environments
9 37 (5.34%) High Availability
10 36 (5.19%) Functional Testing
11 33 (4.76%) Defect Management
11 33 (4.76%) Service Delivery
12 31 (4.47%) Stakeholder Management
13 30 (4.33%) Change Management
13 30 (4.33%) Disaster Recovery
13 30 (4.33%) ITSM
14 27 (3.90%) Validation
15 26 (3.75%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 134 (19.34%) SQL
2 62 (8.95%) PowerShell
3 45 (6.49%) Java
4 32 (4.62%) JavaScript
4 32 (4.62%) VBScript
5 31 (4.47%) C
6 28 (4.04%) VB
7 27 (3.90%) C#
8 20 (2.89%) Perl
9 16 (2.31%) Shell Script
10 10 (1.44%) Python
11 9 (1.30%) C++
12 8 (1.15%) Korn
12 8 (1.15%) T-SQL
13 6 (0.87%) Bourne shell
14 5 (0.72%) PL/SQL
14 5 (0.72%) VB.NET
15 4 (0.58%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.43%) PHP
17 2 (0.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 270 (38.96%) Security Cleared
2 204 (29.44%) SC Cleared
3 89 (12.84%) DV Cleared
4 56 (8.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 54 (7.79%) ISTQB
6 48 (6.93%) Cisco Certification
7 39 (5.63%) ISEB
8 33 (4.76%) CCNA
9 32 (4.62%) MCSE
10 28 (4.04%) MCP
11 26 (3.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 24 (3.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 24 (3.46%) MCSA
13 21 (3.03%) Degree
14 13 (1.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 13 (1.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 12 (1.73%) CCNP
15 12 (1.73%) MCITP
15 12 (1.73%) RHCE
16 6 (0.87%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (6.49%) SLA
2 21 (3.03%) QA
3 5 (0.72%) JSP 440
4 4 (0.58%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.29%) ISO22301
5 2 (0.29%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.14%) COBIT
6 1 (0.14%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.14%) GAAP
6 1 (0.14%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 131 (18.90%) Active Directory
2 85 (12.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (4.91%) vSphere
4 31 (4.47%) XenApp
5 28 (4.04%) Virtual Servers
6 25 (3.61%) Hyper-V
6 25 (3.61%) Virtual Machines
7 22 (3.17%) VMware ESX
8 21 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
9 15 (2.16%) Oracle RAC
10 12 (1.73%) KVM
10 12 (1.73%) Terminal Services
11 11 (1.59%) NFS
12 7 (1.01%) Firmware
13 6 (0.87%) Veritas File System
13 6 (0.87%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 6 (0.87%) XenServer
14 5 (0.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 4 (0.58%) Forefront TMG
15 4 (0.58%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 97 (14.00%) HP Quality Center
2 44 (6.35%) SCOM
3 37 (5.34%) HP Data Protector
3 37 (5.34%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 36 (5.19%) SCCM
5 35 (5.05%) NetBackup
6 24 (3.46%) Backup Exec
7 22 (3.17%) Tivoli
8 21 (3.03%) WSUS
9 19 (2.74%) EMC NetWorker
9 19 (2.74%) Netcool
10 17 (2.45%) OVSD
11 15 (2.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 14 (2.02%) HP SIM
12 14 (2.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 10 (1.44%) McAfee ePO
13 10 (1.44%) Nagios
13 10 (1.44%) Puppet
13 10 (1.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 8 (1.15%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 190 (27.42%) Microsoft
2 122 (17.60%) Oracle
3 118 (17.03%) VMware
4 101 (14.57%) Cisco
5 87 (12.55%) IBM
6 66 (9.52%) EMC
7 62 (8.95%) Citrix
8 37 (5.34%) Red Hat
9 32 (4.62%) Dell
9 32 (4.62%) Intel Security
10 26 (3.75%) NetApp
10 26 (3.75%) Veritas
11 24 (3.46%) CA
12 23 (3.32%) Symantec
13 22 (3.17%) 3PAR
14 21 (3.03%) Remedy
15 20 (2.89%) CheckPoint
15 20 (2.89%) SAP
15 20 (2.89%) Serena
16 17 (2.45%) BMC
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £275 - £3325 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £373 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hook, Hampshire
LA International
Rate: 380
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, Sussex
Damco Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Vadis People
Rate: circ £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: £0.0 - £1 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £350 - £550 per day + expenses
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Networkers
Rate: £14 - £17 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, Sussex
Aim Hire Jobs
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