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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 37 32 30
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing HP 1 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.44% 2.35% 1.97%
As % of the Vendors category 1.15% 8.93% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Average daily rate
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- £110 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -70.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.90 £15.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +9.09%
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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
87 56 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 37.99% 26.29% 26.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 34 28
Average daily rate £325 £340 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £126 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 3
Average hourly rate £21.58 £14.25 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.43% -32.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £10.00 £20.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £17.00 £22.52
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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 19 December 2014, 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 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) CCNA
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) vCloud
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) NAS
2 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (33.33%) VLAN
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) SAS
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) NAS
2 2 (33.33%) VLAN
2 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) JMeter
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Tester
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Automated Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Document Management
2 2 (33.33%) Kanban
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VBScript
2 2 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNA
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) MCP
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) MCTS
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
1 2 (33.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 2 (33.33%) Avaya
2 2 (33.33%) Juniper
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft