Period
to 18 June 2019

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 18 June 2019 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
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 89 49 36
Rank change year-on-year -40 -13 -9
Contract jobs citing HP 95 160 174
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.66% 4.32% 4.85%
As % of the Vendors category 5.59% 8.16% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 92 109
Hampshire median daily rate £360 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £191 £243 £263
90th Percentile £500 £486 £476
South East median daily rate £380 £381 £375
% change year-on-year -0.13% +1.47% -5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 26 13
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.70 £13.68 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.18% +5.19% -73.72%
10th Percentile £11.29 £10.40 £10.13
90th Percentile £19.50 £18.78 £15.50
South East median hourly rate £13.70 £13.95 £14.35
% change year-on-year -1.79% -2.79% -32.72%

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 1,699 1,960 1,943
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 47.58% 52.87% 54.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,053 1,077 1,164
Hampshire median daily rate £443 £425 £412
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.12% +3.09% +7.08%
10th Percentile £295 £250 £266
90th Percentile £587 £544 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 97 100
Hampshire median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.53% -24.00% -
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.50 £11.96
90th Percentile £55.00 £47.05 £48.93
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -8.57%

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 18 June 2019.

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 18 June 2019.

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 18 June 2019. 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
Southampton +3 16 £350 +16.67%
Portsmouth -9 16 £325 +14.04% 1
Havant -4 10 £388 -3.13%
Basingstoke -2 9 £345 +9.52% 1
Hook -2 6 £350 -15.66%
Gosport -16 5 £375 -14.77% 1
Farnborough -18 4 £325 -23.53%
Andover -7 3 £435 +20.00%
Aldershot - 3 £435 -
Fareham 0 2 £413 +175.00% 1
Eastleigh -4 2 - -
Fleet - 1 £375 -
HP
South East

For the 6 months to 18 June 2019, 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 40 (42.11%) Windows
2 36 (37.89%) Active Directory
3 34 (35.79%) VMware
4 33 (34.74%) Microsoft
4 33 (34.74%) HP ALM
5 27 (28.42%) Cisco
5 27 (28.42%) ISTQB
6 25 (26.32%) Security Cleared
6 25 (26.32%) Citrix
6 25 (26.32%) SQL
7 21 (22.11%) SC Cleared
7 21 (22.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 20 (21.05%) ITIL
9 19 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 18 (18.95%) PowerShell
10 18 (18.95%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (18.95%) LAN
10 18 (18.95%) ISEB
11 17 (17.89%) WAN
11 17 (17.89%) Test Automation
11 17 (17.89%) Test Scripting
12 16 (16.84%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (15.79%) Hyper-V
13 15 (15.79%) Dell
14 14 (14.74%) DNS
14 14 (14.74%) Microsoft Office
14 14 (14.74%) Oracle
14 14 (14.74%) Test Management
14 14 (14.74%) SCCM
15 13 (13.68%) XenApp

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 8 (8.42%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.32%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.26%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.11%) IIS
5 1 (1.05%) Apache
5 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.05%) JBoss
5 1 (1.05%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (14.74%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.42%) Office 365
2 4 (4.21%) IaaS
3 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.05%) Google Sheets
4 1 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.95%) LAN
2 17 (17.89%) WAN
3 14 (14.74%) DNS
4 13 (13.68%) DHCP
5 12 (12.63%) Firewall
6 11 (11.58%) NetScaler
6 11 (11.58%) SAN
7 8 (8.42%) Wireless
8 7 (7.37%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (7.37%) VPN
9 6 (6.32%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 5 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 5 (5.26%) Skype
11 4 (4.21%) TCP/IP
11 4 (4.21%) VSAN
11 4 (4.21%) Wireshark
12 3 (3.16%) Internet
12 3 (3.16%) MPLS
13 2 (2.11%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.37%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.05%) DB2
4 1 (1.05%) MySQL
4 1 (1.05%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (12.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (9.47%) JIRA
3 7 (7.37%) Selenium
4 6 (6.32%) HP UFT
4 6 (6.32%) WebDriver
5 5 (5.26%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.21%) Mocha
6 4 (4.21%) MSI
6 4 (4.21%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (3.16%) LoadRunner
8 2 (2.11%) SoapUI
8 2 (2.11%) TestNG
General
1 9 (9.47%) Telecoms
2 7 (7.37%) Finance
3 3 (3.16%) Automotive
4 2 (2.11%) Publishing
5 1 (1.05%) Back Office
5 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (18.95%) Analyst
3 13 (13.68%) Test Analyst
4 6 (6.32%) Citrix Engineer
4 6 (6.32%) Network Engineer
4 6 (6.32%) Support Engineer
4 6 (6.32%) Tester
4 6 (6.32%) Windows Engineer
5 5 (5.26%) Administrator
5 5 (5.26%) Developer
5 5 (5.26%) IT Engineer
5 5 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 5 (5.26%) Test Manager
5 5 (5.26%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (4.21%) Desktop Support
6 4 (4.21%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (4.21%) Service Analyst
6 4 (4.21%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (4.21%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (4.21%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.58%) .NET
2 9 (9.47%) Web Services
3 7 (7.37%) ASP.NET
3 7 (7.37%) HTML
4 5 (5.26%) LDAP
5 4 (4.21%) .NET Framework
5 4 (4.21%) Chai
5 4 (4.21%) RESTful
6 3 (3.16%) Middleware
7 2 (2.11%) WAP
8 1 (1.05%) BAPI
8 1 (1.05%) SAP Fiori
8 1 (1.05%) SAP Smart Forms
8 1 (1.05%) SAPUI5
8 1 (1.05%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.42%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (7.37%) Clustering
2 7 (7.37%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.32%) Driving Licence
4 5 (5.26%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.21%) NHS
6 3 (3.16%) PKI
7 2 (2.11%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (2.11%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.05%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.05%) Fibre Optics
8 1 (1.05%) PMI
8 1 (1.05%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.05%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 40 (42.11%) Windows
2 18 (18.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (16.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (13.68%) Linux
5 12 (12.63%) Windows Server
6 10 (10.53%) Unix
7 9 (9.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (8.42%) Windows 7
9 5 (5.26%) Ubuntu
10 4 (4.21%) Mac OS
10 4 (4.21%) Windows 10
11 3 (3.16%) Mac OS X
11 3 (3.16%) Windows Vista
12 2 (2.11%) Windows XP
13 1 (1.05%) CentOS
13 1 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (1.05%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 20 (21.05%) ITIL
3 17 (17.89%) Test Automation
3 17 (17.89%) Test Scripting
4 14 (14.74%) Test Management
5 12 (12.63%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (11.58%) Regression Testing
7 9 (9.47%) Service Management
7 9 (9.47%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (8.42%) Defect Management
8 8 (8.42%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (8.42%) Security Testing
9 7 (7.37%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (7.37%) DevOps
9 7 (7.37%) Integration Testing
9 7 (7.37%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (6.32%) Functional Testing
10 6 (6.32%) Server Building
10 6 (6.32%) System Testing
10 6 (6.32%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 25 (26.32%) SQL
2 18 (18.95%) PowerShell
3 12 (12.63%) JavaScript
4 9 (9.47%) VBScript
5 6 (6.32%) PL/SQL
6 5 (5.26%) Java
7 4 (4.21%) C
7 4 (4.21%) C#
7 4 (4.21%) F#
8 1 (1.05%) ABAP
8 1 (1.05%) SAPscript
8 1 (1.05%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (28.42%) ISTQB
2 25 (26.32%) Security Cleared
3 21 (22.11%) SC Cleared
4 18 (18.95%) ISEB
5 11 (11.58%) MCSE
5 11 (11.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (9.47%) Degree
8 8 (8.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (7.37%) MCITP
10 4 (4.21%) DV Cleared
11 3 (3.16%) CCNA
12 2 (2.11%) MCP
12 2 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (1.05%) CCNP
13 1 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
13 1 (1.05%) PMI Certification
13 1 (1.05%) VCP5
13 1 (1.05%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.37%) QA
2 6 (6.32%) PMO
3 5 (5.26%) SLA
4 1 (1.05%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.05%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (37.89%) Active Directory
2 19 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (15.79%) Hyper-V
4 13 (13.68%) XenApp
5 7 (7.37%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (7.37%) vSphere
5 7 (7.37%) XenDesktop
6 6 (6.32%) DFS Replication
7 5 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (3.16%) VMware Server
9 2 (2.11%) vCloud
10 1 (1.05%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.05%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 33 (34.74%) HP ALM
2 14 (14.74%) SCCM
3 7 (7.37%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (6.32%) SCOM
4 6 (6.32%) SCVMM
4 6 (6.32%) vCenter Server
5 4 (4.21%) Ansible
5 4 (4.21%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 3 (3.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (3.16%) Netcool
6 3 (3.16%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 3 (3.16%) nmon
6 3 (3.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (3.16%) Tivoli
7 2 (2.11%) OpenView
7 2 (2.11%) WSUS
8 1 (1.05%) Nagios
8 1 (1.05%) Netcool/Webtop
8 1 (1.05%) SCOrch
8 1 (1.05%) WMI
Vendors
1 34 (35.79%) VMware
2 33 (34.74%) Microsoft
3 27 (28.42%) Cisco
4 25 (26.32%) Citrix
5 15 (15.79%) Dell
6 14 (14.74%) Oracle
7 7 (7.37%) F5
7 7 (7.37%) Google
8 6 (6.32%) Ivanti
8 6 (6.32%) Palo Alto
9 5 (5.26%) 3PAR
9 5 (5.26%) Apple
9 5 (5.26%) Aruba
9 5 (5.26%) EMC
9 5 (5.26%) Fortinet
9 5 (5.26%) Meraki
10 4 (4.21%) IBM
10 4 (4.21%) Lumension
10 4 (4.21%) SAP
10 4 (4.21%) Veeam