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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 28 27 39
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Contract jobs citing HP 5 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.29% 4.93% 1.48%
As % of the Vendors category 5.32% 12.50% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 4
Median daily rate £425 £350 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £310 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £440 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £15.70 £12.35 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.12% -39.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £17.50 £13.99
% change year-on-year
+54.28% +25.11%
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
94 144 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 43.12% 39.45% 39.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 112 97
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £430 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -39.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.35 £24.25 £21.41
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+15.24% +7.19%

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 June 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 5 (31.25%) Cisco
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) ISO 9001
3 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
3 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) .NET
3 3 (18.75%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) VB
3 3 (18.75%) Firewall
3 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 3 (18.75%) EMC
3 3 (18.75%) ISEB
3 3 (18.75%) LoadRunner
3 3 (18.75%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) Clustering
3 3 (18.75%) QA
3 3 (18.75%) ProCurve
3 3 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (18.75%) SDLC
3 3 (18.75%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) GPFS
4 2 (12.50%) Compaq
4 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 2 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (12.50%) Korn

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 (6.25%) CMS
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 2 (12.50%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) VLAN
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) IPsec
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security
3 1 (6.25%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (6.25%) SSL
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) LoadRunner
2 1 (6.25%) JUnit
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Performance Test Leader
1 3 (18.75%) Test Leader
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support
2 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Development Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Network Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Software Development Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Network Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) 802.1X
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) CSS3
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) HTML5
2 1 (6.25%) jQuery
2 1 (6.25%) Spring
2 1 (6.25%) Spring MVC
2 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (6.25%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) HACMP
2 2 (12.50%) Smartphone
3 1 (6.25%) CLARiiON
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (6.25%) Replication
3 1 (6.25%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) AIX
3 2 (12.50%) HPUX
3 2 (12.50%) NetWare
3 2 (12.50%) Solaris
3 2 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
2 3 (18.75%) SDLC
3 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) Content Management
4 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.25%) ERP
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) MVC
4 1 (6.25%) Patch Management
4 1 (6.25%) SEO
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Storage Virtualisation
4 1 (6.25%) Validation
4 1 (6.25%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Java
1 3 (18.75%) VB
2 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 2 (12.50%) C
2 2 (12.50%) C++
2 2 (12.50%) Korn
2 2 (12.50%) Perl
2 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
3 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) CCNP
2 1 (6.25%) CCSA
2 1 (6.25%) CCSE
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) ISO 9001
1 3 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) GPFS
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) ISA Server
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
2 1 (6.25%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) SCOM
2 1 (6.25%) TeamSite
2 1 (6.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) EMC
3 3 (18.75%) ProCurve
3 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) Compaq
4 2 (12.50%) Hitachi
4 2 (12.50%) IBM
4 2 (12.50%) Juniper
4 2 (12.50%) Veritas
5 1 (6.25%) Blue Coat
5 1 (6.25%) Capita
5 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.25%) Forcepoint
5 1 (6.25%) IronPort
5 1 (6.25%) NetApp
5 1 (6.25%) Nokia
5 1 (6.25%) Palo Alto
5 1 (6.25%) Symantec