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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 23 32 17
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Contract jobs citing HP 24 6 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 7.16% 1.88% 6.03%
As % of the Vendors category 18.60% 4.88% 10.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £393 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% -4.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.30% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 10
Average hourly rate £12.35 £25.25 £13.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.08% +92.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.61 £13.86 £13.71
% change year-on-year
+19.81% +1.11%
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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
129 123 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 38.51% 38.44% 57.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 87 99
Average daily rate £370 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.73% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £188 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 30
Average hourly rate £12.50 £21.15 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.89% +7.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £14.43 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £36.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 23 (46.94%) HP Quality Center
2 22 (44.90%) Microsoft
3 19 (38.78%) MS Excel
4 18 (36.73%) Knowledge Management
4 18 (36.73%) ISTQB
4 18 (36.73%) SC Cleared
4 18 (36.73%) Security Cleared
5 16 (32.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 15 (30.61%) HTML
7 14 (28.57%) SQL
7 14 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (28.57%) PowerShell
8 13 (26.53%) ISEB
8 13 (26.53%) Cisco
8 13 (26.53%) Linux
9 12 (24.49%) .NET
9 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
9 12 (24.49%) ASP.NET
9 12 (24.49%) JSP
9 12 (24.49%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (24.49%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 11 (22.45%) Security Testing
10 11 (22.45%) MCITP
10 11 (22.45%) SAN
10 11 (22.45%) Migration
10 11 (22.45%) UNIX
11 10 (20.41%) Citrix
11 10 (20.41%) Test Scripting
12 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (18.37%) Data Migration

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (6.12%) CMS
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (38.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.12%) MS Office
3 2 (4.08%) MS Project
3 2 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.04%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.45%) SAN
2 3 (6.12%) FCoE
2 3 (6.12%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (6.12%) NetScaler
3 2 (4.08%) Firewall
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.04%) Wireless
4 1 (2.04%) LAN
4 1 (2.04%) WAN
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Selenium
2 3 (6.12%) Maven
2 3 (6.12%) JUnit
3 2 (4.08%) Ant
4 1 (2.04%) JIRA
4 1 (2.04%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (6.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (20.41%) Analyst
1 10 (20.41%) Test Analyst
2 9 (18.37%) Test Specialist
3 8 (16.33%) Test Leader
4 3 (6.12%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Developer
4 3 (6.12%) Web Developer
5 2 (4.08%) Tester
5 2 (4.08%) Project Support Officer
5 2 (4.08%) Server Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Project Officer
6 1 (2.04%) Infrastructure Designer
6 1 (2.04%) UAT Tester
6 1 (2.04%) SAN Engineer
6 1 (2.04%) Integration Tester
6 1 (2.04%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (2.04%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (2.04%) IT Support
6 1 (2.04%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.61%) HTML
2 12 (24.49%) .NET
2 12 (24.49%) ASP.NET
2 12 (24.49%) JSP
3 3 (6.12%) jQuery
3 3 (6.12%) REST
3 3 (6.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (6.12%) CSS
3 3 (6.12%) Web Services
3 3 (6.12%) XML
3 3 (6.12%) XSLT
4 2 (4.08%) Struts
4 2 (4.08%) Spring
4 2 (4.08%) CSS3
4 2 (4.08%) HTML5
4 2 (4.08%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) W3C
2 2 (4.08%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.53%) Linux
2 11 (22.45%) UNIX
3 8 (16.33%) Windows
4 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.12%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) Knowledge Management
2 11 (22.45%) Security Testing
2 11 (22.45%) Migration
3 10 (20.41%) Test Scripting
4 9 (18.37%) Data Migration
4 9 (18.37%) ETL
5 6 (12.24%) Test Strategy
5 6 (12.24%) Test Management
5 6 (12.24%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (12.24%) Software Testing
6 5 (10.20%) System Integration Testing
6 5 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.12%) Content Management
8 3 (6.12%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.12%) Project Management
9 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2
9 2 (4.08%) CMMI
9 2 (4.08%) MVC
9 2 (4.08%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.57%) SQL
1 14 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.24%) VBA
4 3 (6.12%) VBScript
4 3 (6.12%) Java
5 1 (2.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (36.73%) ISTQB
1 18 (36.73%) SC Cleared
1 18 (36.73%) Security Cleared
2 16 (32.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 14 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (26.53%) ISEB
5 12 (24.49%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (24.49%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 11 (22.45%) MCITP
7 3 (6.12%) VCP4
7 3 (6.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (6.12%) MCSE
8 1 (2.04%) HP AIS
8 1 (2.04%) HP ASE
8 1 (2.04%) CCNP
8 1 (2.04%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) XenApp
2 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.12%) vSphere
2 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 23 (46.94%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (6.12%) SCCM
2 3 (6.12%) SCOM
2 3 (6.12%) vMotion
2 3 (6.12%) TeamSite
3 1 (2.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (44.90%) Microsoft
2 13 (26.53%) Cisco
3 10 (20.41%) Citrix
4 7 (14.29%) Oracle
5 5 (10.20%) 3PAR
6 4 (8.16%) VMware
7 1 (2.04%) IronPort
7 1 (2.04%) Aruba
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