The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 32 26 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Contract jobs citing HP 5 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.17% 3.26% 1.80%
As % of the Vendors category 7.14% 10.53% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Average daily rate
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£323 £110 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+193.18% -64.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £110 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £198 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.07% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.87 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.58% +5.00%
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East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Vendors Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
70 57 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 30.43% 30.98% 30.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 36 16
Average daily rate £420 £345 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -5.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £138 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £451 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 8
Average hourly rate £39.00 £14.19 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+174.93% -32.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.17 £13.87 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £19.75 £23.33
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.13
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -3.44%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HP across the Brighton region.

HP Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing HP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HP.

1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) MCSE
2 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (25.00%) SAS
3 2 (25.00%) VoIP
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) Nagios
3 2 (25.00%) Avaya
3 2 (25.00%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (25.00%) SCCM
3 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (25.00%) Clustering
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing HP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) SAS
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Optimost
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) VLAN
2 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (25.00%) NAS
2 2 (25.00%) VoIP
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
1 1 (12.50%) JMeter
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (12.50%) MSTest
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Quality Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Network Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Web Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) CRM
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Document Management
1 2 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
2 1 (12.50%) Multivariate Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) MCSE
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) vCloud
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Nagios
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
1 2 (25.00%) vMotion
2 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Avaya
2 2 (25.00%) Juniper
2 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Tealeaf
3 1 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) Fortinet