Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for HP ALM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HP ALM over the 6 months to 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

HP Application Lifecycle Management (HP ALM)
Hampshire > Andover
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 14 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 - +16
Contract jobs citing HP ALM 17 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 26.15% 10.39% -
As % of the Systems Management category 89.47% 72.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 0
Andover median daily rate £363 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.54% - -
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £313 £405
% change year-on-year +28.00% -22.84% +3.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Andover median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - £37.50 -

HP ALM is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Andover
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 19 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 29.23% 14.29% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 2
Andover median daily rate £363 £360 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.69% -17.71% +34.62%
10th Percentile £325 £299 £392
90th Percentile £406 £460 £465
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +12.50% +0.63% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Andover median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £19.75 £52.00
% change year-on-year +1.27% -62.02% +209.06%

HP ALM
Job Vacancy Trend in Andover

Job postings citing HP ALM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Andover.

Job vacancy trend for HP ALM in Andover

HP ALM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Andover

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HP ALM in Andover.

Contractor daily rate trend for HP ALM in Andover

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing HP ALM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Andover region with a requirement for HP ALM.

1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) Oracle
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
1 17 (100.00%) HP
1 17 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 17 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 17 (100.00%) Selenium
1 17 (100.00%) F#
1 17 (100.00%) PuTTY
1 17 (100.00%) WinSCP
1 17 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
2 16 (94.12%) API Testing
2 16 (94.12%) SQL Server 2016
2 16 (94.12%) Windows Server
2 16 (94.12%) Oracle Database
2 16 (94.12%) DevOps
2 16 (94.12%) SpecFlow
2 16 (94.12%) SQL Server 2012
2 16 (94.12%) vSphere
2 16 (94.12%) SoapUI
2 16 (94.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 16 (94.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (94.12%) Oracle Database 11g
2 16 (94.12%) Red Hat
2 16 (94.12%) webMethods
2 16 (94.12%) Software AG
2 16 (94.12%) VMware
2 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 16 (94.12%) Oracle Database 10g
2 16 (94.12%) SQL Server

HP ALM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Andover 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:

Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) PuTTY
1 17 (100.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (94.12%) Oracle Database
1 16 (94.12%) Oracle Database 10g
1 16 (94.12%) Oracle Database 11g
1 16 (94.12%) SQL Server
1 16 (94.12%) SQL Server 2012
1 16 (94.12%) SQL Server 2016
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 17 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 17 (100.00%) Selenium
2 16 (94.12%) SoapUI
2 16 (94.12%) SpecFlow
3 15 (88.24%) Ant
3 15 (88.24%) Eclipse
3 15 (88.24%) TestNG
4 14 (82.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (76.47%) LoadRunner
6 2 (11.76%) Toad
7 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Test Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Test Automation Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Technical Specialist
3 5 (29.41%) Test Specialist
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Tester
5 2 (11.76%) Automation Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Python Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (94.12%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (94.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) Windows Server
3 15 (88.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
2 16 (94.12%) API Testing
2 16 (94.12%) DevOps
3 15 (88.24%) Test Automation
4 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (82.35%) Defect Tracking
4 14 (82.35%) Scrum
4 14 (82.35%) Test Strategy
5 13 (76.47%) Performance Testing
6 12 (70.59%) Kanban
7 9 (52.94%) Collaborative Working
8 2 (11.76%) BDD
8 2 (11.76%) Continuous Deployment
8 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (11.76%) Deployment Automation
8 2 (11.76%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
8 2 (11.76%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) F#
2 15 (88.24%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) ISEB
1 15 (88.24%) ISEB Practitioner
1 15 (88.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 13 (76.47%) SC Cleared
2 13 (76.47%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 16 (94.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) vRealize
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) HP
1 17 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 16 (94.12%) Red Hat
2 16 (94.12%) Software AG
2 16 (94.12%) VMware
2 16 (94.12%) webMethods