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 23 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 19 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Contract jobs citing HP 13 8 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 5.00% 3.04% 5.56%
As % of the Vendors category 11.11% 5.10% 16.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 16
Median daily rate £300 £369 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.64% +1.02%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £370
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £14.35 - £12.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £23.00 £13.58
% change year-on-year
-36.95% +69.42%

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
117 157 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 45.00% 59.70% 34.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 110 94
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 12
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £13.10 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £17.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 23 February 2017, 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 (22.58%) Firewall
2 5 (16.13%) Pay per click
2 5 (16.13%) ITIL
3 4 (12.90%) SLA
3 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.90%) Migration
4 3 (9.68%) Service Management
4 3 (9.68%) Security Management
4 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
4 3 (9.68%) Wireless
4 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
4 3 (9.68%) Scrum
4 3 (9.68%) VMware
4 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (9.68%) SolarWinds
4 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.68%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (9.68%) CMDB
4 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
4 3 (9.68%) Symantec
4 3 (9.68%) Intel Security
4 3 (9.68%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (9.68%) BMC
4 3 (9.68%) CA
4 3 (9.68%) Windows
4 3 (9.68%) Data Loss Prevention
4 3 (9.68%) Event Correlation
4 3 (9.68%) Palo Alto
4 3 (9.68%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (9.68%) Splunk

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 2 (6.45%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) Firewall
2 3 (9.68%) Wireless
3 2 (6.45%) VPN
4 1 (3.23%) DNS
4 1 (3.23%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JMeter
1 1 (3.23%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Field Engineer
2 13 (41.94%) Field Hardware Engineer
2 13 (41.94%) Hardware Engineer
3 12 (38.71%) Field Service Engineer
4 11 (35.48%) Field Service Hardware Engineer
5 9 (29.03%) Printer Engineer
6 7 (22.58%) HP Printer Engineer
7 4 (12.90%) Break Fix Engineer
7 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
8 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (9.68%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (9.68%) Desktop Support
8 3 (9.68%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 3 (9.68%) Network Engineer
9 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (6.45%) Cisco Engineer
9 2 (6.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 2 (6.45%) Programme Manager
9 2 (6.45%) Programme Test Manager
9 2 (6.45%) Test Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) CMDB
1 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) Driving Licence
2 2 (6.45%) Mainframe
2 2 (6.45%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) ITIL
1 5 (16.13%) Pay per click
2 4 (12.90%) Migration
3 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (9.68%) Data Loss Prevention
3 3 (9.68%) Event Correlation
3 3 (9.68%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
3 3 (9.68%) Scrum
3 3 (9.68%) Security Hardening
3 3 (9.68%) Security Management
3 3 (9.68%) Service Management
3 3 (9.68%) SIEM
3 3 (9.68%) Test Strategy
3 3 (9.68%) User Stories
3 3 (9.68%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (3.23%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.23%) Performance Testing
4 1 (3.23%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) CA Spectrum
1 3 (9.68%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (9.68%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) ArcSight
2 3 (9.68%) Aruba
2 3 (9.68%) BMC
2 3 (9.68%) CA
2 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
2 3 (9.68%) Intel Security
2 3 (9.68%) Palo Alto
2 3 (9.68%) SolarWinds
2 3 (9.68%) Splunk
2 3 (9.68%) Symantec
2 3 (9.68%) VMware
3 2 (6.45%) Capita
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco
3 2 (6.45%) Dell
3 2 (6.45%) Lotus
3 2 (6.45%) Nortel
3 2 (6.45%) Remedy
3 2 (6.45%) SAP
4 1 (3.23%) Hyperion