The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 99 96 73
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -23
Contract jobs citing HP 46 51 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.51% 1.59% 2.54%
As % of the Vendors category 3.39% 4.02% 6.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 31 41
Median daily rate £325 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £140 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 8
Median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £12.11 £12.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £68.80 £19.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.33 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+21.90% +16.65%
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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1355 1268 1245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 44.41% 39.50% 41.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 836 776 797
Median daily rate £375 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £220
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 65 90 63
Median hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% +2.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.51 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

HP
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in the South West

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

HP
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

HP Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

HP
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Bristol 0 13 £360 +30.90% 4
Gloucestershire +6 12 £275 -35.29% 7
Wiltshire -5 11 £325 +51.16% 5
Dorset -1 4 £308 +53.75%
Somerset +13 2 - - 1
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 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 West region with a requirement for HP.

1 36 (33.64%) Windows
2 33 (30.84%) Security Cleared
3 24 (22.43%) Active Directory
4 21 (19.63%) Cisco
4 21 (19.63%) Finance
5 20 (18.69%) HP Quality Center
6 18 (16.82%) VMware
6 18 (16.82%) ITIL
7 17 (15.89%) Microsoft
7 17 (15.89%) SC Cleared
8 16 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (14.02%) Migration
9 15 (14.02%) Linux
9 15 (14.02%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (13.08%) Data Centre
10 14 (13.08%) Service Management
11 13 (12.15%) Service Delivery
11 13 (12.15%) Firewall
11 13 (12.15%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (12.15%) Windows 7
12 12 (11.21%) VPN
12 12 (11.21%) Knowledge Management
12 12 (11.21%) User Acceptance Testing
12 12 (11.21%) Test Management
12 12 (11.21%) Test Scripting
13 11 (10.28%) JIRA
13 11 (10.28%) Wireless
13 11 (10.28%) IBM
13 11 (10.28%) ISO 9001
13 11 (10.28%) CheckPoint

HP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 5 (4.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.74%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.80%) SAS
4 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.93%) Apache
5 1 (0.93%) CMS
5 1 (0.93%) Confluence
5 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.93%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.93%) IIS
5 1 (0.93%) JBoss
5 1 (0.93%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.74%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.80%) MS Office
3 2 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.93%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.93%) BASE24
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.93%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.93%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.15%) Firewall
2 12 (11.21%) VPN
3 11 (10.28%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (10.28%) Wireless
4 10 (9.35%) DNS
5 9 (8.41%) MPLS
6 8 (7.48%) Unified Communications
7 7 (6.54%) Cisco IPT
7 7 (6.54%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (6.54%) FWSM
7 7 (6.54%) IP Telephony
8 6 (5.61%) Internet
9 5 (4.67%) DHCP
9 5 (4.67%) LAN
10 4 (3.74%) BGP
10 4 (3.74%) OSPF
10 4 (3.74%) SAN
10 4 (3.74%) VoIP
10 4 (3.74%) WAN
10 4 (3.74%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.80%) Base SAS
2 3 (2.80%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (0.93%) Big Data
3 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (10.28%) JIRA
2 8 (7.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (5.61%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.67%) Zephyr
5 4 (3.74%) HP UFT
5 4 (3.74%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.80%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.80%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.80%) Maven
6 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (1.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.87%) JUnit
7 2 (1.87%) Selenium
7 2 (1.87%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.93%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.93%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (0.93%) JMeter
8 1 (0.93%) LoadRunner
General
1 21 (19.63%) Finance
2 8 (7.48%) Banking
3 4 (3.74%) Electronics
3 4 (3.74%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.74%) Marketing
3 4 (3.74%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.80%) Law
5 2 (1.87%) Retail
5 2 (1.87%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.93%) Back Office
6 1 (0.93%) Military
6 1 (0.93%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 21 (19.63%) Analyst
2 9 (8.41%) Test Analyst
3 8 (7.48%) Consultant
3 8 (7.48%) Support Engineer
4 6 (5.61%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 6 (5.61%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (5.61%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (5.61%) Desktop Support
4 6 (5.61%) Wintel Engineer
5 5 (4.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 5 (4.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
5 5 (4.67%) Administrator
5 5 (4.67%) Coordinator
5 5 (4.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 5 (4.67%) Incident Coordinator
5 5 (4.67%) Network Analyst
5 5 (4.67%) Service Analyst
5 5 (4.67%) Test Engineer
5 5 (4.67%) Test Manager
5 5 (4.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.61%) SOAP
2 5 (4.67%) REST
3 4 (3.74%) Gherkin
3 4 (3.74%) Web Services
4 1 (0.93%) .NET
4 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.93%) CGI
4 1 (0.93%) HTML
4 1 (0.93%) JSON
4 1 (0.93%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.08%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.67%) Clustering
3 5 (4.67%) Replication
4 4 (3.74%) CESG
4 4 (3.74%) Mainframe
4 4 (3.74%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.80%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.87%) Tandem
7 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.93%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.93%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.93%) iPad
7 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Licensing
7 1 (0.93%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 36 (33.64%) Windows
2 15 (14.02%) Linux
2 15 (14.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (12.15%) Windows 7
4 11 (10.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (6.54%) Windows Server
6 5 (4.67%) Unix
6 5 (4.67%) Windows 10
6 5 (4.67%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.80%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.87%) CentOS
9 1 (0.93%) HPUX
9 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.93%) Solaris
9 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.93%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (16.82%) ITIL
2 16 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (14.02%) Migration
4 14 (13.08%) Service Management
5 13 (12.15%) Service Delivery
6 12 (11.21%) Knowledge Management
6 12 (11.21%) Test Management
6 12 (11.21%) Test Scripting
6 12 (11.21%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (9.35%) Incident Management
7 10 (9.35%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (8.41%) Defect Management
8 9 (8.41%) Problem Management
9 8 (7.48%) Scrum
10 7 (6.54%) Functional Testing
10 7 (6.54%) Network Management
10 7 (6.54%) Programme Management
10 7 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (5.61%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (4.67%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.28%) PowerShell
2 10 (9.35%) SQL
3 8 (7.48%) Bash Shell
3 8 (7.48%) Python
4 4 (3.74%) Ruby
5 3 (2.80%) Java
6 2 (1.87%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.87%) Perl
6 2 (1.87%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.93%) Bourne shell
7 1 (0.93%) C
7 1 (0.93%) C#
7 1 (0.93%) C++
7 1 (0.93%) Korn
7 1 (0.93%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (30.84%) Security Cleared
2 17 (15.89%) SC Cleared
3 10 (9.35%) DV Cleared
3 10 (9.35%) ISEB
4 7 (6.54%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (6.54%) ISTQB
5 6 (5.61%) CCNP
6 5 (4.67%) CCNA
6 5 (4.67%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (3.74%) Degree
8 3 (2.80%) CCDP
8 3 (2.80%) JNCIA
8 3 (2.80%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.93%) MCITP
9 1 (0.93%) MCTS
9 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.28%) ISO 9001
2 6 (5.61%) SLA
3 5 (4.67%) QA
4 1 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.93%) JSP 440
System Software
1 24 (22.43%) Active Directory
2 13 (12.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.61%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (5.61%) XenApp
3 6 (5.61%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.87%) Firmware
4 2 (1.87%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.87%) vSphere
5 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.93%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.93%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 20 (18.69%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (7.48%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 8 (7.48%) SCCM
3 7 (6.54%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.93%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.93%) Control-M
5 1 (0.93%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (0.93%) Puppet
5 1 (0.93%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 21 (19.63%) Cisco
2 18 (16.82%) VMware
3 17 (15.89%) Microsoft
4 11 (10.28%) CheckPoint
4 11 (10.28%) IBM
5 9 (8.41%) Citrix
6 7 (6.54%) CA
6 7 (6.54%) Dell
6 7 (6.54%) IronPort
6 7 (6.54%) Nokia
6 7 (6.54%) SAP
6 7 (6.54%) SolarWinds
7 5 (4.67%) Juniper
8 2 (1.87%) EMC
8 2 (1.87%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.87%) Sun
8 2 (1.87%) Symantec
8 2 (1.87%) Teradata
8 2 (1.87%) Veeam
8 2 (1.87%) Veritas
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