Period
to 15 July 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 15 July 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
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 40 34
Rank change year-on-year -13 -6 -3
Contract jobs citing HP 150 170 225
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.97% 4.57% 5.28%
As % of the Vendors category 7.45% 8.38% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 105 172
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £243 £263 £300
90th Percentile £500 £471 £536
South East median daily rate £384 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +2.33% -3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 13 6
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.95 £13.00 £17.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.31% -25.07% +15.67%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.13 £13.24
90th Percentile £20.92 £15.50 £49.46
South East median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year - -30.95% +27.27%

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 2,014 2,029 2,316
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 53.25% 54.50% 54.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,138 1,174 1,481
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £413 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +8.55% +1.33%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £269
90th Percentile £563 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £417 £400
% change year-on-year +1.81% +4.36% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 111 119
Hampshire median hourly rate £19.75 £22.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.22% -6.25% +43.71%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £12.33
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.00 £48.29
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.13 £17.38
% change year-on-year +5.43% -7.19% -0.71%

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 15 July 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 15 July 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 15 July 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
Andover +3 23 £363 -9.38%
Farnborough -4 17 £425 +36.00%
Gosport - 17 £440 - 1
Havant +4 16 £400 +14.29%
Southampton +5 10 £250 -30.56% 2
Portsmouth +3 9 £208 - 4
Basingstoke -31 9 £345 +11.29% 3
Hook -13 6 £415 +12.16%
Winchester - 6 £158 - 2
Eastleigh -1 1 - - 1
Fareham -7 1 £422 +29.85%
HP
South East

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 85 (56.67%) Oracle
2 79 (52.67%) Microsoft
3 63 (42.00%) Linux
4 60 (40.00%) Windows
5 58 (38.67%) HP ALM
6 54 (36.00%) Security Cleared
7 53 (35.33%) VMware
8 52 (34.67%) Test Automation
9 51 (34.00%) SC Cleared
10 50 (33.33%) Selenium
11 49 (32.67%) Java
12 48 (32.00%) Windows Server
13 46 (30.67%) .NET
14 45 (30.00%) Web Services
14 45 (30.00%) Oracle Database
15 39 (26.00%) Windows Server 2012
15 39 (26.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 38 (25.33%) SQL
17 37 (24.67%) HP UFT
18 36 (24.00%) ISEB
18 36 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
19 35 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 35 (23.33%) Red Hat
20 34 (22.67%) Oracle APEX
21 32 (21.33%) SAN
21 32 (21.33%) SQL Server
21 32 (21.33%) F#
22 31 (20.67%) SpecFlow
23 30 (20.00%) TestNG
23 30 (20.00%) vSphere

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 16 (10.67%) GlassFish
1 16 (10.67%) Liferay
2 5 (3.33%) IIS
2 5 (3.33%) OpenStack
2 5 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.67%) Apache
4 1 (0.67%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.67%) Jupyter
4 1 (0.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.33%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.67%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 36 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.67%) IaaS
2 10 (6.67%) PaaS
2 10 (6.67%) SaaS
3 6 (4.00%) Office 365
4 2 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 32 (21.33%) SAN
2 27 (18.00%) PuTTY
2 27 (18.00%) WinSCP
3 13 (8.67%) Firewall
4 9 (6.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (6.00%) Wireless
5 6 (4.00%) LAN
5 6 (4.00%) WAN
6 5 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (3.33%) VPN
7 3 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (2.00%) MVNO
7 3 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.33%) DMZ
8 2 (1.33%) NAS
8 2 (1.33%) Network Security
9 1 (0.67%) BGP
9 1 (0.67%) EIGRP
9 1 (0.67%) MPLS
9 1 (0.67%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 32 (21.33%) SQL Server
3 29 (19.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 29 (19.33%) SQL Server 2016
4 24 (16.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 24 (16.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 16 (10.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 16 (10.67%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.33%) DB2
8 1 (0.67%) Big Data
8 1 (0.67%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 50 (33.33%) Selenium
2 37 (24.67%) HP UFT
3 34 (22.67%) Oracle APEX
4 31 (20.67%) SpecFlow
5 30 (20.00%) Ant
5 30 (20.00%) Eclipse
5 30 (20.00%) TestNG
6 29 (19.33%) SoapUI
7 23 (15.33%) LoadRunner
8 20 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 16 (10.67%) Jenkins
10 4 (2.67%) Cucumber
11 3 (2.00%) Visual Studio
12 2 (1.33%) Toad
12 2 (1.33%) WebDriver
13 1 (0.67%) MSI
General
1 4 (2.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.00%) Billing
3 2 (1.33%) Military
4 1 (0.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (19.33%) Analyst
2 20 (13.33%) Architect
2 20 (13.33%) Test Analyst
3 16 (10.67%) Developer
3 16 (10.67%) Java Developer
4 15 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 15 (10.00%) Tester
5 12 (8.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 12 (8.00%) Test Engineer
6 11 (7.33%) Automation Tester
7 10 (6.67%) Support Engineer
8 9 (6.00%) JSP Developer
9 8 (5.33%) 1st Line Support
9 8 (5.33%) Automation Test Analyst
9 8 (5.33%) IT Engineer
9 8 (5.33%) Test Automation Engineer
10 6 (4.00%) IT Support
10 6 (4.00%) Network Engineer
10 6 (4.00%) Test Specialist
11 5 (3.33%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (30.67%) .NET
2 45 (30.00%) Web Services
3 16 (10.67%) EJB
3 16 (10.67%) EJB 3.0
3 16 (10.67%) JAXB
3 16 (10.67%) JAX-RS
3 16 (10.67%) JPA
3 16 (10.67%) JSP
3 16 (10.67%) RESTful
3 16 (10.67%) Struts
4 14 (9.33%) Ehcache
5 10 (6.67%) Middleware
6 9 (6.00%) ASP.NET
6 9 (6.00%) HTML
7 5 (3.33%) XML
8 3 (2.00%) CSS
8 3 (2.00%) jQuery
8 3 (2.00%) XSLT
9 2 (1.33%) LDAP
10 1 (0.67%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.67%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.67%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.00%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.00%) Fat Client
4 3 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.00%) NHS
4 3 (2.00%) Smartphone
4 3 (2.00%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.33%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.33%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (1.33%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.67%) CESG
6 1 (0.67%) Clustering
6 1 (0.67%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.67%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 63 (42.00%) Linux
2 60 (40.00%) Windows
3 48 (32.00%) Windows Server
4 39 (26.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 35 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (17.33%) Unix
7 21 (14.00%) AIX
8 15 (10.00%) Windows 10
9 10 (6.67%) Windows XP
10 7 (4.67%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (4.00%) HPUX
12 5 (3.33%) Oracle Linux
12 5 (3.33%) Windows 7
13 4 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (1.33%) zOS
15 1 (0.67%) CentOS
15 1 (0.67%) Solaris
15 1 (0.67%) SUSE
15 1 (0.67%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (34.67%) Test Automation
2 29 (19.33%) API Testing
3 27 (18.00%) System Integration Testing
4 26 (17.33%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (17.33%) DevOps
4 26 (17.33%) Performance Testing
4 26 (17.33%) Test Strategy
5 24 (16.00%) Scrum
6 21 (14.00%) Test Scripting
7 18 (12.00%) Defect Tracking
8 17 (11.33%) Collaborative Working
8 17 (11.33%) Unit Testing
9 15 (10.00%) Kanban
10 13 (8.67%) ITIL
11 10 (6.67%) Network Design
12 8 (5.33%) BDD
12 8 (5.33%) Knowledge Management
13 6 (4.00%) Configuration Management
13 6 (4.00%) CRM
13 6 (4.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 49 (32.67%) Java
2 38 (25.33%) SQL
3 32 (21.33%) F#
4 16 (10.67%) C#
4 16 (10.67%) PL/SQL
5 12 (8.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (4.00%) PowerShell
6 6 (4.00%) VB
7 3 (2.00%) Python
8 2 (1.33%) C++
8 2 (1.33%) COBOL
9 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 54 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 51 (34.00%) SC Cleared
3 39 (26.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 36 (24.00%) ISEB
5 25 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
6 14 (9.33%) ISTQB
7 9 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (4.00%) CCNA
9 6 (4.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 6 (4.00%) MCSE
10 5 (3.33%) DV Cleared
11 4 (2.67%) CCNP
12 3 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
13 2 (1.33%) CCIE
13 2 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
13 2 (1.33%) Degree
14 1 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.00%) QA
2 2 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.67%) GDPR
3 1 (0.67%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (20.00%) vSphere
2 24 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (13.33%) Active Directory
4 16 (10.67%) Hyper-V
5 12 (8.00%) XenApp
6 11 (7.33%) Microsoft App-V
7 10 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
8 6 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (1.33%) UAG
10 1 (0.67%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (0.67%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 58 (38.67%) HP ALM
2 10 (6.67%) Data Guard
3 7 (4.67%) SCCM
4 6 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (4.00%) vRealize
5 5 (3.33%) HP Data Protector
5 5 (3.33%) SCOM
6 2 (1.33%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.67%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.67%) Kibana
7 1 (0.67%) logstash
7 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.67%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.67%) Netcool
7 1 (0.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.67%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.67%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 1 (0.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 85 (56.67%) Oracle
2 79 (52.67%) Microsoft
3 53 (35.33%) VMware
4 35 (23.33%) Red Hat
5 30 (20.00%) Software AG
5 30 (20.00%) webMethods
6 29 (19.33%) Citrix
7 23 (15.33%) IBM
8 22 (14.67%) Cisco
9 11 (7.33%) 3PAR
10 6 (4.00%) CheckPoint
10 6 (4.00%) Dell
10 6 (4.00%) EMC
11 4 (2.67%) ServiceNow
12 3 (2.00%) Apple
12 3 (2.00%) Google
12 3 (2.00%) Nintex
12 3 (2.00%) Remedy
13 2 (1.33%) McAfee
13 2 (1.33%) Veritas