Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 50 41
Rank change year-on-year -30 -9 -2
Contract jobs citing HP 116 133 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.02% 3.76% 4.75%
As % of the Vendors category 6.19% 7.19% 8.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 88 114
Hampshire median daily rate £413 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +18.52% -10.00%
10th Percentile £301 £280 £250
90th Percentile £551 £488 £438
South East median daily rate £398 £358 £340
% change year-on-year +11.19% +5.15% -9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 11 21
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.70 £12.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.17% -17.24% -65.88%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.40 £10.13
90th Percentile £27.41 £24.42 £49.46
South East median hourly rate £15.30 £13.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +17.69% -10.34% -30.95%

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 1,874 1,850 2,106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 48.85% 52.32% 55.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,181 1,072 1,335
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £290 £220 £250
90th Percentile £585 £538 £559
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 88 101
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -9.96% -2.83%
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.40 £11.85
90th Percentile £55.63 £45.00 £56.75
South East median hourly rate £16.05 £17.00 £15.13
% change year-on-year -5.59% +12.40% -15.97%

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 14 December 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
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 14 December 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 +2 25 £450 +44.58% 2
Havant -1 15 £394 +12.50%
Hook -7 11 £413 +3.13%
Gosport - 9 £413 - 2
Southampton -13 8 £300 -40.00% 1
Winchester -1 5 - -
Portsmouth -26 5 £375 +31.58% 5
Eastleigh - 4 - - 1
Fareham -13 3 £450 -5.26%
Andover -15 3 £363 -3.33%
Aldershot - 1 £390 -
HP
South East

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 66 (56.90%) Microsoft
2 46 (39.66%) Windows
3 34 (29.31%) SAN
4 33 (28.45%) VMware
5 31 (26.72%) Active Directory
5 31 (26.72%) Oracle
6 28 (24.14%) SQL
7 27 (23.28%) HP ALM
8 25 (21.55%) Windows Server
9 24 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 24 (20.69%) Security Cleared
10 23 (19.83%) ITIL
10 23 (19.83%) Citrix
10 23 (19.83%) LAN
10 23 (19.83%) Hyper-V
11 22 (18.97%) Linux
11 22 (18.97%) Microsoft Office
12 21 (18.10%) WAN
12 21 (18.10%) VMware Infrastructure
13 19 (16.38%) Unix
13 19 (16.38%) Microsoft Azure
14 18 (15.52%) XenApp
14 18 (15.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 18 (15.52%) 3PAR
14 18 (15.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 18 (15.52%) ISTQB
15 17 (14.66%) Wireless
15 17 (14.66%) Red Hat
15 17 (14.66%) Middleware
15 17 (14.66%) Analytical Skills

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 3 (2.59%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (2.59%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.72%) OpenStack
2 2 (1.72%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.86%) Apache
3 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.86%) IIS
3 1 (0.86%) Live Communications Server
3 1 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 22 (18.97%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (12.07%) MS Visio
3 13 (11.21%) Microsoft Excel
4 10 (8.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.86%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 19 (16.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (14.66%) IaaS
2 17 (14.66%) PaaS
3 14 (12.07%) SaaS
4 4 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.86%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (29.31%) SAN
2 23 (19.83%) LAN
3 21 (18.10%) WAN
4 17 (14.66%) Wireless
5 14 (12.07%) Wireshark
6 13 (11.21%) DNS
6 13 (11.21%) Firewall
7 12 (10.34%) Multicast
8 11 (9.48%) IPsec
8 11 (9.48%) OSPF
8 11 (9.48%) SNMP
8 11 (9.48%) SSH
8 11 (9.48%) Telnet
8 11 (9.48%) VRRP
9 9 (7.76%) WLAN
10 8 (6.90%) DHCP
11 5 (4.31%) LTE
11 5 (4.31%) MVNO
11 5 (4.31%) Network Security
11 5 (4.31%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.76%) Oracle Reports
2 8 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.03%) Oracle Database
4 5 (4.31%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (4.31%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (3.45%) SAP BW
5 4 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.59%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (2.59%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.86%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (5.17%) HP UFT
1 6 (5.17%) LoadRunner
2 4 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.45%) Toad
3 3 (2.59%) Selenium
3 3 (2.59%) SoapUI
4 2 (1.72%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.72%) JIRA
4 2 (1.72%) MSI
4 2 (1.72%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (1.72%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.86%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.86%) TestNG
5 1 (0.86%) TestPartner
5 1 (0.86%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.86%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (11.21%) Telecoms
2 10 (8.62%) Billing
3 2 (1.72%) Finance
4 1 (0.86%) Military
4 1 (0.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (18.10%) Analyst
2 15 (12.93%) Test Analyst
3 14 (12.07%) Architect
3 14 (12.07%) Infrastructure Architect
4 10 (8.62%) Network Engineer
5 9 (7.76%) Technical Engineer
6 6 (5.17%) Support Engineer
6 6 (5.17%) Test Engineer
6 6 (5.17%) Tester
7 5 (4.31%) PC Engineer
7 5 (4.31%) PC Rollout Engineer
7 5 (4.31%) Rollout Engineer
7 5 (4.31%) Wintel Engineer
8 4 (3.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 4 (3.45%) Consultant
8 4 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (3.45%) Performance Tester
8 4 (3.45%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
9 3 (2.59%) 1st Line Support
9 3 (2.59%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (14.66%) Middleware
2 8 (6.90%) .NET
3 7 (6.03%) Web Services
4 5 (4.31%) ASP.NET
4 5 (4.31%) HTML
5 4 (3.45%) LDAP
6 1 (0.86%) BAPI
6 1 (0.86%) SAP Fiori
6 1 (0.86%) SAP Smart Forms
6 1 (0.86%) SAPUI5
6 1 (0.86%) Web Dynpro
6 1 (0.86%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.66%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.48%) Management Information System
3 9 (7.76%) Mobile App
4 8 (6.90%) Clustering
5 7 (6.03%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (4.31%) PKI
7 4 (3.45%) Public Cloud
8 3 (2.59%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.59%) NHS
8 3 (2.59%) Replication
9 2 (1.72%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.72%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.86%) CESG
10 1 (0.86%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.86%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.86%) HP Storage
10 1 (0.86%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 46 (39.66%) Windows
2 25 (21.55%) Windows Server
3 24 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (18.97%) Linux
5 19 (16.38%) Unix
6 18 (15.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (12.93%) Windows XP
8 14 (12.07%) AIX
9 13 (11.21%) Windows 10
10 11 (9.48%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (3.45%) Windows 7
11 4 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (1.72%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.86%) CentOS
13 1 (0.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (19.83%) ITIL
2 15 (12.93%) Network Design
3 14 (12.07%) Network Management
4 13 (11.21%) Test Automation
5 12 (10.34%) Migration
5 12 (10.34%) Test Scripting
6 11 (9.48%) Project Management
7 9 (7.76%) Decision-Making
7 9 (7.76%) Mobile Device Management
7 9 (7.76%) Performance Testing
7 9 (7.76%) Presales
7 9 (7.76%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (7.76%) Service Management
7 9 (7.76%) Test Management
7 9 (7.76%) TMMi
8 8 (6.90%) Data Protection
9 7 (6.03%) CRM
9 7 (6.03%) Non-Functional Testing
10 6 (5.17%) High Availability
10 6 (5.17%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 28 (24.14%) SQL
2 12 (10.34%) PowerShell
3 11 (9.48%) VB
4 10 (8.62%) C#
4 10 (8.62%) Java
5 5 (4.31%) C
5 5 (4.31%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.59%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.72%) F#
8 1 (0.86%) ABAP
8 1 (0.86%) SAPscript
8 1 (0.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 18 (15.52%) ISTQB
2 18 (15.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 15 (12.93%) SC Cleared
4 14 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (10.34%) HP MASE
6 10 (8.62%) ISEB
6 10 (8.62%) MCSE
7 9 (7.76%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (6.03%) CCNA
8 7 (6.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 6 (5.17%) CCNP
9 6 (5.17%) DV Cleared
10 3 (2.59%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (2.59%) Degree
11 2 (1.72%) ISEB Practitioner
11 2 (1.72%) VCAP
11 2 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.86%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.76%) QA
2 1 (0.86%) JSP 440
2 1 (0.86%) PMO
2 1 (0.86%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (26.72%) Active Directory
2 23 (19.83%) Hyper-V
3 21 (18.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (15.52%) XenApp
5 14 (12.07%) Microsoft App-V
5 14 (12.07%) Oracle RAC
6 11 (9.48%) FreeRADIUS
7 7 (6.03%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (3.45%) vSphere
9 3 (2.59%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
9 3 (2.59%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.86%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.86%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 27 (23.28%) HP ALM
2 16 (13.79%) HP Quality Center
3 15 (12.93%) SCCM
4 14 (12.07%) Data Guard
5 7 (6.03%) SCOM
6 5 (4.31%) Netcool
7 4 (3.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 3 (2.59%) nmon
8 3 (2.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (2.59%) PowerCLI
8 3 (2.59%) SCVMM
8 3 (2.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (1.72%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (1.72%) NetBackup
9 2 (1.72%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.86%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 1 (0.86%) Unicenter
10 1 (0.86%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 1 (0.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 66 (56.90%) Microsoft
2 33 (28.45%) VMware
3 31 (26.72%) Oracle
4 23 (19.83%) Citrix
5 18 (15.52%) 3PAR
6 17 (14.66%) Red Hat
7 16 (13.79%) IBM
8 15 (12.93%) Cisco
9 14 (12.07%) Aruba
10 12 (10.34%) Fortinet
11 11 (9.48%) Brocade
12 8 (6.90%) ServiceNow
13 6 (5.17%) Remedy
13 6 (5.17%) Veritas
14 5 (4.31%) CheckPoint
15 4 (3.45%) McAfee
15 4 (3.45%) SAP
16 3 (2.59%) Google
16 3 (2.59%) Palo Alto
17 2 (1.72%) Lumension