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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 31 33 33
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing HP 10 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 3.75% 0.87% 1.08%
As % of the Vendors category 10.75% 3.39% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £370 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £329 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £13.88
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +17.11%
HP
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
93 59 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 34.83% 25.65% 23.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 27 33
Average daily rate £338 £250 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £158 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £407 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 0
Average hourly rate £19.91 £14.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.23% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 31 July 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 10 (71.43%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco
2 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (50.00%) SAN
4 6 (42.86%) Migration
5 5 (35.71%) LAN
5 5 (35.71%) Visualisation
6 4 (28.57%) WLAN
6 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 4 (28.57%) DNS
6 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
6 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
7 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 3 (21.43%) DHCP
7 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
7 3 (21.43%) VPN
7 3 (21.43%) MS Project
7 3 (21.43%) SQL
7 3 (21.43%) VLAN
8 2 (14.29%) NAS
8 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (14.29%) SaaS
8 2 (14.29%) PaaS
8 2 (14.29%) vCloud
8 2 (14.29%) IaaS
8 2 (14.29%) vMotion

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Lync
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (21.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Optimost
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
1 2 (14.29%) PaaS
1 2 (14.29%) IaaS
2 1 (7.14%) Google Analytics
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) SAN
2 5 (35.71%) LAN
3 4 (28.57%) WLAN
3 4 (28.57%) DNS
4 3 (21.43%) DHCP
4 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
4 3 (21.43%) VPN
4 3 (21.43%) VLAN
5 2 (14.29%) NAS
5 2 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (14.29%) Firewall
6 1 (7.14%) MPLS
6 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) MSTest
2 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
2 8 (57.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Quality Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Network Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Network Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Web Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Visualisation
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
2 1 (7.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Migration
2 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Security Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.14%) Multivariate Testing
4 1 (7.14%) BDD
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) User Stories
4 1 (7.14%) Server Hardening
4 1 (7.14%) Patch Management
4 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) MCP
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (14.29%) vCloud
4 1 (7.14%) ISA Server
4 1 (7.14%) XenApp
4 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (14.29%) vMotion
2 1 (7.14%) SCDPM
2 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) Google
4 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
4 1 (7.14%) ProCurve
4 1 (7.14%) Veeam
4 1 (7.14%) Tealeaf