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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 70 69 70
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing HP 71 89 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.56% 2.77% 2.55%
As % of the Vendors category 6.09% 6.72% 6.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 57 53
Median daily rate £298 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.45% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £168 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £400 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £363 £330
% change year-on-year
-6.20% +9.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 4 6
Median hourly rate £14.25 £13.38 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.54% -31.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.25 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £15.68 £20.53
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.28 £15.73
% change year-on-year
-31.84% +35.29%
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
1165 1325 1358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 42.06% 41.30% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 745 846 848
Median daily rate £350 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £201 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £495 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 63 126
Median hourly rate £22.00 £35.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.14% +54.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.20 £43.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 7 December 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
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 7 December 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
Gloucestershire -4 20 £360 - 7
Wiltshire -6 20 £293 -2.25% 1
Bristol +4 14 £195 -35.00% 4
Dorset +4 6 £346 +61.04%
Cornwall -3 4 £350 +211.11%
Somerset +25 3 £190 -1.29% 4
Devon +8 2 - -
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 49 (39.20%) Windows
2 46 (36.80%) Security Cleared
3 38 (30.40%) Active Directory
4 31 (24.80%) VMware
5 28 (22.40%) VMware Infrastructure
6 27 (21.60%) HP Quality Center
7 26 (20.80%) Cisco
8 25 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 23 (18.40%) ITIL
10 22 (17.60%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (17.60%) SC Cleared
11 21 (16.80%) DV Cleared
11 21 (16.80%) Linux
12 20 (16.00%) Windows 7
13 19 (15.20%) Bash Shell
13 19 (15.20%) Python
13 19 (15.20%) Unix
14 17 (13.60%) Service Management
14 17 (13.60%) Windows Server
15 16 (12.80%) Windows Server 2008
15 16 (12.80%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (12.00%) Test Scripting
16 15 (12.00%) DNS
17 14 (11.20%) ITIL Certification
17 14 (11.20%) JIRA
17 14 (11.20%) Change Management
18 13 (10.40%) Military
18 13 (10.40%) Pay per click
18 13 (10.40%) Problem Management
18 13 (10.40%) OpenView Configuration Management

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 7 (5.60%) MS Exchange
1 7 (5.60%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.20%) Apache
2 4 (3.20%) SAS
2 4 (3.20%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.40%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.60%) CICS
4 2 (1.60%) Confluence
4 2 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.60%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.80%) CMS
5 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.80%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.80%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (8.80%) MS Office
2 5 (4.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.80%) BASE24
3 1 (0.80%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.80%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.20%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.40%) Office 365
3 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.00%) DNS
2 12 (9.60%) SAN
3 11 (8.80%) DHCP
4 10 (8.00%) Firewall
4 10 (8.00%) VPN
5 7 (5.60%) WAN
5 7 (5.60%) Wireless
6 6 (4.80%) Internet
6 6 (4.80%) LAN
6 6 (4.80%) VoIP
7 5 (4.00%) BGP
7 5 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (4.00%) OSPF
7 5 (4.00%) SSL
8 4 (3.20%) Ethernet
8 4 (3.20%) MPLS
8 4 (3.20%) Network Security
8 4 (3.20%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (3.20%) SMTP
8 4 (3.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.80%) Hadoop
2 4 (3.20%) Base SAS
2 4 (3.20%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 3 (2.40%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.80%) NonStop SQL
4 1 (0.80%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (11.20%) JIRA
2 11 (8.80%) LoadRunner
3 7 (5.60%) Selenium
3 7 (5.60%) Zephyr
4 6 (4.80%) Ant
4 6 (4.80%) Maven
4 6 (4.80%) Selenium IDE
4 6 (4.80%) WebDriver
5 5 (4.00%) JMeter
6 4 (3.20%) Rational Functional Tester
7 3 (2.40%) SoapUI
7 3 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.60%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.60%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.60%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.80%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.80%) JUnit
9 1 (0.80%) MSI
9 1 (0.80%) Toad
General
1 13 (10.40%) Military
2 11 (8.80%) Finance
3 7 (5.60%) Banking
4 6 (4.80%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.20%) Games
6 3 (2.40%) Back Office
7 2 (1.60%) Electronics
7 2 (1.60%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.60%) Marketing
7 2 (1.60%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (16.00%) Analyst
2 17 (13.60%) Field Engineer
3 14 (11.20%) Field Service Engineer
4 13 (10.40%) Field Hardware Engineer
4 13 (10.40%) Hardware Engineer
5 12 (9.60%) Test Analyst
6 10 (8.00%) Problem Manager
7 9 (7.20%) Printer Engineer
7 9 (7.20%) Support Engineer
8 8 (6.40%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (6.40%) Break Fix Engineer
8 8 (6.40%) HP Printer Engineer
8 8 (6.40%) Test Manager
9 6 (4.80%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 6 (4.80%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (4.80%) Service Analyst
9 6 (4.80%) Test Engineer
9 6 (4.80%) Test Specialist
9 6 (4.80%) Tester
10 5 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.80%) XML
2 4 (3.20%) SOAP
2 4 (3.20%) Web Services
3 2 (1.60%) Gherkin
3 2 (1.60%) REST
4 1 (0.80%) CSS
4 1 (0.80%) HTML
4 1 (0.80%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.80%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.80%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.60%) Replication
3 9 (7.20%) Clustering
4 6 (4.80%) CESG
5 5 (4.00%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.00%) Mainframe
6 4 (3.20%) EMC VNX
6 4 (3.20%) iPad
6 4 (3.20%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.40%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.40%) Fat Client
7 3 (2.40%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.40%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.60%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (1.60%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.80%) CMDB
9 1 (0.80%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.80%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 49 (39.20%) Windows
2 21 (16.80%) Linux
3 20 (16.00%) Windows 7
4 19 (15.20%) Unix
5 17 (13.60%) Windows Server
6 16 (12.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (6.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (4.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (4.80%) Windows XP
9 5 (4.00%) Windows 8
9 5 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.40%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.60%) AIX
11 2 (1.60%) Solaris
12 1 (0.80%) HPUX
12 1 (0.80%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.80%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.80%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (18.40%) ITIL
2 22 (17.60%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (13.60%) Service Management
4 15 (12.00%) Test Scripting
5 14 (11.20%) Change Management
6 13 (10.40%) Functional Testing
6 13 (10.40%) Pay per click
6 13 (10.40%) Problem Management
7 12 (9.60%) Test Management
8 10 (8.00%) Configuration Management
8 10 (8.00%) Software Testing
8 10 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (7.20%) Regression Testing
10 8 (6.40%) BDD
11 7 (5.60%) Business Continuity
11 7 (5.60%) Migration
11 7 (5.60%) Test Planning
11 7 (5.60%) Time Management
12 6 (4.80%) Programme Management
12 6 (4.80%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (15.20%) Bash Shell
1 19 (15.20%) Python
2 13 (10.40%) Java
3 10 (8.00%) Ruby
3 10 (8.00%) SQL
4 8 (6.40%) Perl
4 8 (6.40%) PowerShell
5 5 (4.00%) C++
6 4 (3.20%) AWK
7 2 (1.60%) JCL
7 2 (1.60%) REXX
8 1 (0.80%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.80%) Scala
Qualifications
1 46 (36.80%) Security Cleared
2 22 (17.60%) SC Cleared
3 21 (16.80%) DV Cleared
4 14 (11.20%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (8.00%) ISEB
6 9 (7.20%) CCNA
6 9 (7.20%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (7.20%) ISTQB
7 6 (4.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (3.20%) CCNP
9 3 (2.40%) CCDP
9 3 (2.40%) Degree
9 3 (2.40%) JNCIA
9 3 (2.40%) JNCIP
10 2 (1.60%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (1.60%) MCSE
10 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.40%) ISO 9001
1 3 (2.40%) JSP 440
1 3 (2.40%) QA
2 2 (1.60%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (30.40%) Active Directory
2 28 (22.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (8.80%) vSphere
4 4 (3.20%) Firmware
4 4 (3.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (3.20%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.60%) RACF
6 2 (1.60%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.60%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.80%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.80%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 27 (21.60%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (10.40%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (3.20%) NetBackup
3 4 (3.20%) Puppet
3 4 (3.20%) SCCM
3 4 (3.20%) vRealize
3 4 (3.20%) Zenoss
4 3 (2.40%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (1.60%) ArcSight ESM
5 2 (1.60%) CA Endevor
5 2 (1.60%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.80%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.80%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.80%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.80%) MOM
6 1 (0.80%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 31 (24.80%) VMware
2 26 (20.80%) Cisco
3 25 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (8.80%) IBM
5 9 (7.20%) Dell
6 8 (6.40%) Red Hat
7 6 (4.80%) Atlassian
7 6 (4.80%) Cloudera
7 6 (4.80%) Oracle
7 6 (4.80%) Veritas
8 5 (4.00%) EMC
8 5 (4.00%) Juniper
8 5 (4.00%) Symantec
9 4 (3.20%) BMC
9 4 (3.20%) Brocade
9 4 (3.20%) CA
9 4 (3.20%) CheckPoint
9 4 (3.20%) Remedy
9 4 (3.20%) SAP
9 4 (3.20%) Veeam
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