Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HP over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Hewlett-Packard Company.

HP
South West > Dorset
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 34 38
Rank change year-on-year -6 +4 +5
Contract jobs citing HP 3 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.01% 2.27% 0.92%
As % of the Vendors category 2.40% 5.99% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Dorset median daily rate £400 £325 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% +62.50% -27.27%
10th Percentile £340 £296 £123
90th Percentile £430 £373 £219
South West median daily rate £370 £298 £263
% change year-on-year +24.06% +13.62% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Dorset median hourly rate - £14.50 -
South West median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.70% -12.90% -16.22%

HP is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Dorset.

All Vendors
Dorset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 125 167 176
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 42.09% 37.95% 40.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 110 84
Dorset median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £225 £174 £120
90th Percentile £488 £538 £527
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 22
Dorset median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -65.06% +86.52%
10th Percentile £10.93 £12.00 £11.33
90th Percentile £43.35 £23.95 £49.19
South West median hourly rate £28.75 £21.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year +35.29% -15.00% +24.63%

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for HP in Dorset

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Dorset

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP in Dorset.

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Dorset

HP
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +6 2 £413 +22.22% 1
Poole +5 1 £350 -
HP
South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Dorset region with a requirement for HP.

1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
1 2 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Guidewire
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) PMO
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
1 1 (33.33%) Toad
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Coordinator
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) PMO Coordinator
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Dell
1 1 (33.33%) Guidewire
1 1 (33.33%) VMware