The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank - 11 13
Contract jobs citing HP 0 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth - 7.55% 5.75%
As % of the Vendors category - 15.09% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £513 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +86.36%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £370
% change year-on-year -6.66% +1.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -30.95% +40.00%  

HP is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Portsmouth
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 82 53 41
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 51.90% 50.00% 47.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 30 25
Median daily rate £450 £365 £299
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.28% +22.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £275 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 4
Median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.17% +34.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £21.52 £24.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £42.50 £35.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £17.11
% change year-on-year -17.50% +16.89%  

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth citing HP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for HP in Portsmouth

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Portsmouth

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Portsmouth

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for HP.

1 5 (41.67%) Windows
1 5 (41.67%) SLA
1 5 (41.67%) VMware
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Workstation
2 3 (25.00%) Samba
2 3 (25.00%) NETGEAR
2 3 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Server
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) vSphere
2 3 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
2 3 (25.00%) NFS
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) LDAP
2 3 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (16.67%) Dell
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) PCoIP
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (16.67%) Office 365
3 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) RIA
4 1 (8.33%) JBoss Seam

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) LDAP
1 3 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (16.67%) PCoIP
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) VLAN
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) WLAN
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Field Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Field Service Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Break Fix Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 2 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Field Hardware Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Field Service Hardware Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) HP Printer Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Systems Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Printer Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Technician
5 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Technician
5 1 (8.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 3 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Workstation
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) NFS
2 3 (25.00%) Samba
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Server
2 3 (25.00%) vSphere
3 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) NETGEAR
3 2 (16.67%) Dell
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper