The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 32 35 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -22
Contract jobs citing HP 18 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 5.22% 0.74% 6.67%
As % of the Vendors category 16.82% 1.80% 14.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 0
Average daily rate
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£315 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £330
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 9
Average hourly rate £13.03 £13.00 £11.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.19% +10.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.60 £10.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.57 £13.40 £13.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.70 £15.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-8.66% +9.09%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Vendors Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
107 111 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 31.01% 40.96% 44.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 73 41
Average daily rate £325 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 17
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £11.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +27.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £13.30 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £25.20 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing HP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HP.

1 12 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (34.38%) SQL
3 9 (28.13%) Cisco
3 9 (28.13%) Migration
3 9 (28.13%) SC Cleared
3 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
4 8 (25.00%) ETL
4 8 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (21.88%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
6 6 (18.75%) WAN
6 6 (18.75%) LAN
6 6 (18.75%) HTML
6 6 (18.75%) Firewall
7 5 (15.63%) SAN
7 5 (15.63%) CheckPoint
7 5 (15.63%) Windows
7 5 (15.63%) CCNP
7 5 (15.63%) Knowledge Management
7 5 (15.63%) ISTQB
7 5 (15.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (12.50%) Selenium
8 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (12.50%) Maven
8 4 (12.50%) Linux
8 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
8 4 (12.50%) JUnit
9 3 (9.38%) Java
9 3 (9.38%) JavaScript

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing HP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.38%) TeamSite
1 3 (9.38%) CMS
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) WAN
1 6 (18.75%) LAN
1 6 (18.75%) Firewall
2 5 (15.63%) SAN
3 2 (6.25%) Network Security
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.13%) VPN
4 1 (3.13%) SSL
4 1 (3.13%) VoIP
4 1 (3.13%) Internet
4 1 (3.13%) Wireless
4 1 (3.13%) IPsec
4 1 (3.13%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Selenium
1 4 (12.50%) Maven
1 4 (12.50%) JUnit
2 2 (6.25%) JIRA
2 2 (6.25%) Ant
3 1 (3.13%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (3.13%) JMeter
3 1 (3.13%) FitNesse
3 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.13%) Zephyr
3 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (9.38%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Analyst
2 8 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (9.38%) Support Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Network Support Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Web Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco Support
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Network Support
3 3 (9.38%) Network Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Integration Tester
4 2 (6.25%) PC Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Rollout Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Test Specialist
4 2 (6.25%) Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Tester
5 1 (3.13%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) HTML
2 3 (9.38%) .NET
2 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
2 3 (9.38%) CSS
2 3 (9.38%) JSP
2 3 (9.38%) Web Services
2 3 (9.38%) XML
2 3 (9.38%) XSLT
2 3 (9.38%) jQuery
2 3 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (9.38%) REST
3 2 (6.25%) HTML5
3 2 (6.25%) CSS3
3 2 (6.25%) Spring MVC
3 2 (6.25%) Spring
3 2 (6.25%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.25%) W3C
3 1 (3.13%) Replication
3 1 (3.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.25%) UNIX
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Migration
2 8 (25.00%) ETL
2 8 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 5 (15.63%) Knowledge Management
4 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.38%) Content Management
5 3 (9.38%) Fault Management
5 3 (9.38%) Test Strategy
6 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
6 2 (6.25%) Security Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (6.25%) Software Testing
6 2 (6.25%) MVC
6 2 (6.25%) SEO
7 1 (3.13%) ITIL
7 1 (3.13%) Project Management
7 1 (3.13%) Test Management
7 1 (3.13%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) Java
2 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
2 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.25%) VBA
4 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) SC Cleared
1 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
2 7 (21.88%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (15.63%) CCNP
3 5 (15.63%) ISTQB
3 5 (15.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (9.38%) ISEB
4 3 (9.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (6.25%) MCITP
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (6.25%) CCNA
6 1 (3.13%) CCSP
6 1 (3.13%) CCSE
6 1 (3.13%) CCSA
6 1 (3.13%) HP AIS
6 1 (3.13%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) ISA Server
2 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (6.25%) Puppet
3 1 (3.13%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.13%) SCOM
3 1 (3.13%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Cisco
2 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.63%) CheckPoint
4 3 (9.38%) Oracle
4 3 (9.38%) 3PAR
5 2 (6.25%) Citrix
6 1 (3.13%) Dell
6 1 (3.13%) Juniper
6 1 (3.13%) Avaya
6 1 (3.13%) CA
6 1 (3.13%) Nokia
6 1 (3.13%) Websense
6 1 (3.13%) Blue Coat
6 1 (3.13%) VMware
6 1 (3.13%) IronPort
6 1 (3.13%) Brocade
6 1 (3.13%) Endeca
6 1 (3.13%) Aruba
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