Period
to 16 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 16 October 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.

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

HP
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 47 40
Rank change year-on-year -22 -7 -1
Contract jobs citing HP 120 135 179
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.27% 3.85% 4.68%
As % of the Vendors category 6.51% 7.18% 8.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 85 127
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.06% -4.00% -
10th Percentile £313 £263 £271
90th Percentile £565 £495 £450
South East median daily rate £394 £365 £355
% change year-on-year +7.88% +2.82% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 6 20
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.70 £20.32 £31.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.58% -35.96% +57.80%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.66 £10.91
90th Percentile £21.27 £24.42 £49.76
South East median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -9.38% -20.00% +1.27%

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 Hampshire.

All Vendors
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,843 1,879 2,081
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 50.15% 53.58% 54.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,093 1,084 1,291
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £275 £220 £258
90th Percentile £575 £550 £545
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 84 127
Hampshire median hourly rate £17.50 £23.14 £21.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.37% +5.81% +24.97%
10th Percentile £11.08 £10.43 £11.94
90th Percentile £54.13 £45.00 £55.50
South East median hourly rate £16.58 £17.48 £15.85
% change year-on-year -5.15% +10.28% -11.94%

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for HP in Hampshire

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Hampshire

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in Hampshire over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP in Hampshire

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Hampshire

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in Hampshire over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for HP in Hampshire

HP
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 16 October 2018. 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
Basingstoke -6 25 £450 +45.16% 1
Gosport - 14 £423 -
Havant 0 13 £475 +35.71% 2
Hook -7 12 £433 +9.49%
Andover -10 7 £363 -11.59%
Portsmouth -13 6 £475 +128.92% 4
Southampton -21 6 £225 -50.55% 3
Winchester -7 5 - - 1
Fareham -2 3 £450 -5.26%
Eastleigh - 1 - -
HP
South East

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing HP 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for HP.

1 77 (64.17%) Microsoft
2 56 (46.67%) Windows
3 44 (36.67%) Oracle
4 39 (32.50%) Security Cleared
5 37 (30.83%) VMware
6 35 (29.17%) SAN
6 35 (29.17%) Windows Server
7 33 (27.50%) Linux
8 32 (26.67%) SC Cleared
9 30 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 30 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 28 (23.33%) Citrix
11 26 (21.67%) Microsoft Office
12 24 (20.00%) SQL
13 22 (18.33%) .NET
13 22 (18.33%) Unix
13 22 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
13 22 (18.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 22 (18.33%) Microsoft Azure
14 21 (17.50%) Red Hat
15 20 (16.67%) Hyper-V
15 20 (16.67%) HP ALM
16 19 (15.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 19 (15.83%) SQL Server
16 19 (15.83%) LAN
17 18 (15.00%) WAN
17 18 (15.00%) IBM
17 18 (15.00%) ITIL
17 18 (15.00%) AIX
18 17 (14.17%) ISEB

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 5 (4.17%) OpenStack
1 5 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.33%) IIS
2 4 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.67%) Apache
4 2 (1.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.83%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.83%) Jupyter
5 1 (0.83%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 26 (21.67%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (11.67%) MS Visio
3 13 (10.83%) Microsoft Excel
4 9 (7.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.67%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.83%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 22 (18.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (14.17%) IaaS
2 17 (14.17%) PaaS
3 14 (11.67%) SaaS
4 4 (3.33%) Office 365
5 3 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.83%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 35 (29.17%) SAN
2 19 (15.83%) LAN
3 18 (15.00%) WAN
4 16 (13.33%) Wireless
5 12 (10.00%) Multicast
6 11 (9.17%) Firewall
6 11 (9.17%) IPsec
6 11 (9.17%) OSPF
6 11 (9.17%) SNMP
6 11 (9.17%) SSH
6 11 (9.17%) Telnet
6 11 (9.17%) VRRP
6 11 (9.17%) Wireshark
7 9 (7.50%) DNS
7 9 (7.50%) WLAN
8 7 (5.83%) PuTTY
8 7 (5.83%) TCP/IP
8 7 (5.83%) WinSCP
9 6 (5.00%) DHCP
10 3 (2.50%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.83%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 10 (8.33%) Oracle Database
5 7 (5.83%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (5.83%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.50%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (2.50%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.50%) SAP BW
8 2 (1.67%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.83%) Big Data
9 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.83%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 15 (12.50%) HP UFT
2 12 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
2 12 (10.00%) Selenium
2 12 (10.00%) SoapUI
2 12 (10.00%) SpecFlow
3 10 (8.33%) Ant
3 10 (8.33%) Eclipse
3 10 (8.33%) TestNG
4 9 (7.50%) LoadRunner
5 7 (5.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (3.33%) Toad
7 3 (2.50%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.67%) MSI
General
1 5 (4.17%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.50%) Billing
3 2 (1.67%) Finance
4 1 (0.83%) Military
Job Titles
1 20 (16.67%) Analyst
2 16 (13.33%) Architect
3 15 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 11 (9.17%) Test Analyst
5 9 (7.50%) Support Engineer
5 9 (7.50%) Technical Engineer
6 8 (6.67%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 8 (6.67%) Tester
7 7 (5.83%) 1st Line Support
7 7 (5.83%) Network Engineer
8 6 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
8 6 (5.00%) IT Engineer
9 5 (4.17%) Automation Tester
9 5 (4.17%) IT Support
9 5 (4.17%) PC Engineer
9 5 (4.17%) PC Rollout Engineer
9 5 (4.17%) Rollout Engineer
9 5 (4.17%) Support Analyst
10 4 (3.33%) Test Engineer
10 4 (3.33%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (18.33%) .NET
2 14 (11.67%) Middleware
3 12 (10.00%) Web Services
4 7 (5.83%) ASP.NET
4 7 (5.83%) HTML
5 4 (3.33%) LDAP
6 3 (2.50%) CSS
6 3 (2.50%) jQuery
6 3 (2.50%) XML
6 3 (2.50%) XSLT
7 1 (0.83%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.83%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (0.83%) TensorFlow
7 1 (0.83%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.50%) Management Information System
2 9 (7.50%) Mobile App
3 7 (5.83%) Clustering
4 6 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (3.33%) Fat Client
5 4 (3.33%) NHS
5 4 (3.33%) PKI
5 4 (3.33%) Thin Client
6 3 (2.50%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.50%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.50%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.50%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.50%) Replication
6 3 (2.50%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.67%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.67%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.83%) CESG
8 1 (0.83%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 56 (46.67%) Windows
2 35 (29.17%) Windows Server
3 33 (27.50%) Linux
4 30 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (18.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (18.33%) Unix
6 18 (15.00%) AIX
7 15 (12.50%) Windows 10
7 15 (12.50%) Windows XP
8 10 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (5.00%) Windows 7
9 6 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.50%) HPUX
10 3 (2.50%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (1.67%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.83%) CentOS
12 1 (0.83%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.00%) ITIL
2 16 (13.33%) Test Automation
3 15 (12.50%) Migration
3 15 (12.50%) Network Design
4 13 (10.83%) Test Scripting
5 12 (10.00%) API Testing
5 12 (10.00%) Performance Testing
6 11 (9.17%) Network Management
6 11 (9.17%) Project Management
7 10 (8.33%) Service Management
8 9 (7.50%) Decision-Making
8 9 (7.50%) Mobile Device Management
8 9 (7.50%) Presales
8 9 (7.50%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (7.50%) Test Strategy
9 8 (6.67%) Data Protection
10 7 (5.83%) CRM
10 7 (5.83%) DevOps
10 7 (5.83%) Knowledge Management
10 7 (5.83%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (20.00%) SQL
2 16 (13.33%) Java
3 12 (10.00%) C#
3 12 (10.00%) F#
3 12 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 10 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 10 (8.33%) VB
5 2 (1.67%) C
6 1 (0.83%) Python
Qualifications
1 39 (32.50%) Security Cleared
2 32 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 19 (15.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 17 (14.17%) ISEB
5 13 (10.83%) ISTQB
5 13 (10.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (10.00%) HP MASE
7 9 (7.50%) DV Cleared
7 9 (7.50%) MCSE
8 7 (5.83%) ISEB Practitioner
8 7 (5.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 5 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (3.33%) Degree
11 3 (2.50%) CCNA
11 3 (2.50%) CCNP
12 2 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
13 1 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
13 1 (0.83%) CCIE
13 1 (0.83%) VCAP
13 1 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.33%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) JSP 440
System Software
1 30 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 22 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 16 (13.33%) XenApp
5 14 (11.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 14 (11.67%) Oracle RAC
6 11 (9.17%) FreeRADIUS
7 10 (8.33%) vSphere
8 5 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (2.50%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
9 3 (2.50%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (1.67%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.83%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.83%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (16.67%) HP ALM
2 14 (11.67%) Data Guard
3 12 (10.00%) SCCM
4 8 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (4.17%) SCOM
6 4 (3.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 3 (2.50%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (2.50%) SCVMM
7 3 (2.50%) vRealize
8 2 (1.67%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (1.67%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.67%) Netcool
9 1 (0.83%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 1 (0.83%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.83%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 1 (0.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.83%) Unicenter
9 1 (0.83%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 1 (0.83%) WSUS
Vendors
1 77 (64.17%) Microsoft
2 44 (36.67%) Oracle
3 37 (30.83%) VMware
4 28 (23.33%) Citrix
5 21 (17.50%) Red Hat
6 18 (15.00%) IBM
7 16 (13.33%) 3PAR
8 15 (12.50%) Cisco
9 14 (11.67%) Aruba
10 12 (10.00%) Brocade
10 12 (10.00%) Fortinet
10 12 (10.00%) Software AG
10 12 (10.00%) webMethods
11 7 (5.83%) ServiceNow
12 6 (5.00%) Veritas
13 5 (4.17%) Google
14 4 (3.33%) Dell
14 4 (3.33%) McAfee
14 4 (3.33%) Palo Alto
14 4 (3.33%) Remedy