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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 24 37 32
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Contract jobs citing HP 8 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 3.65% 2.06% 3.58%
As % of the Vendors category 6.78% 4.07% 8.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 10
Median daily rate £313 £360 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.19% +4.34%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £11.63 - £11.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £17.29
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +1.24%
HP
Hampshire

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
118 172 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 53.88% 50.74% 40.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 124 100
Median daily rate £350 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £650 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 5
Median hourly rate £12.50 £18.00 £15.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% +14.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £13.33 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £46.57 £23.73
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton region citing HP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 September 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 Southampton region with a requirement for HP.

1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) DNS
3 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 4 (30.77%) SCOM
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) Server Monitoring
4 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
4 3 (23.08%) Unified Communications
4 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
4 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 3 (23.08%) Clustering
4 3 (23.08%) Multimedia
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 3 (23.08%) DHCP
4 3 (23.08%) LAN
4 3 (23.08%) VoIP
4 3 (23.08%) WAN
5 2 (15.38%) ISO 9001
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) VB
5 2 (15.38%) .NET
5 2 (15.38%) ISEB
5 2 (15.38%) LoadRunner
5 2 (15.38%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) Smartphone

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) DHCP
2 3 (23.08%) LAN
2 3 (23.08%) Unified Communications
2 3 (23.08%) VoIP
2 3 (23.08%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (23.08%) Multimedia
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Desktop Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Desktop Support
1 3 (23.08%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Test Leader
2 2 (15.38%) Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Test Leader
2 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Support
2 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Technician
2 2 (15.38%) Support Technician
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Programme Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Clustering
2 2 (15.38%) Smartphone
3 1 (7.69%) iSeries
3 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) SDLC
3 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.69%) Patch Management
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Test Management
4 1 (7.69%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 2 (15.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
1 2 (15.38%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO 9001
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (30.77%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 3 (23.08%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Capita
2 1 (7.69%) Dell
2 1 (7.69%) Lotus
2 1 (7.69%) Nortel
2 1 (7.69%) Remedy
2 1 (7.69%) SAP