The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the East Sussex region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 34 33 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing HP 5 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.40% 1.70% 2.49%
As % of the Vendors category 4.17% 6.58% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
Average daily rate
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£258 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £340 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £420 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -1.69%
Vendors Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
120 76 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 33.71% 25.85% 27.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 54 45
Average daily rate £290 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £186 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 2 13
Average hourly rate £15.00 £23.33 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.69% +37.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.42 £17.99 £13.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.35 £28.67 £17.09
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
HP
South East

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

HP
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

HP
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -1 2 £370 -7.50% 3
Uckfield - - - -
HP
South East

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Windows 7
3 6 (35.29%) Blackberry
4 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
4 5 (29.41%) Cisco
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
5 4 (23.53%) VPN
6 3 (17.65%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (17.65%) LoadRunner
6 3 (17.65%) Scrum
6 3 (17.65%) VMware
6 3 (17.65%) VBScript
6 3 (17.65%) VB
6 3 (17.65%) Selenium
7 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Kanban
7 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
7 2 (11.76%) WebDriver
7 2 (11.76%) Citrix
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (11.76%) Automation Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
7 2 (11.76%) Finance
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (5.88%) SQL
8 1 (5.88%) MS Office
8 1 (5.88%) ISEB
8 1 (5.88%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

HP
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) VPN
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (17.65%) LoadRunner
1 3 (17.65%) Selenium
2 2 (11.76%) WebDriver
2 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.88%) Selenium IDE
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Desktop Support
3 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Server Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Wintel Support
5 1 (5.88%) Server Support Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Server Support
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Windows 7
3 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Scrum
2 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
2 2 (11.76%) Kanban
2 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
2 2 (11.76%) Automation Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) VBScript
1 3 (17.65%) VB
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ISEB
1 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix