The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 39 35 40
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing HP 8 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.92% 1.75% 2.26%
As % of the Vendors category 6.78% 6.58% 6.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Average daily rate
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£258 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.96% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £333 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £393 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £19.91 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.29 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+8.03% +10.34%
HP
South East

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

Vendors Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
118 76 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 28.30% 26.57% 32.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 50 64
Average daily rate £275 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £265 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £443 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 3 13
Average hourly rate £19.91 £30.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.63% +76.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.71 £16.40 £13.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £40.00 £17.09
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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 29 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 29 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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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 -6 5 £370 -7.50%
Uckfield - - - -
HP
South East

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 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 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
4 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) CCNA
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (21.43%) SAN
5 3 (21.43%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (21.43%) LoadRunner
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) VBScript
5 3 (21.43%) VB
5 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
5 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
5 3 (21.43%) DHCP
5 3 (21.43%) DNS
5 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) Selenium
5 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (14.29%) NAS
6 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
6 2 (14.29%) SCCM
6 2 (14.29%) Kanban
6 2 (14.29%) iSCSI

HP
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (14.29%) SAS
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) SAN
1 3 (21.43%) DHCP
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) NAS
2 2 (14.29%) iSCSI
2 2 (14.29%) VLAN
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) VPN
2 2 (14.29%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (21.43%) LoadRunner
1 3 (21.43%) Selenium
2 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
3 1 (7.14%) Selenium IDE
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Automated Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Support Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 2 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
1 3 (21.43%) Scrum
2 2 (14.29%) Kanban
2 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Document Management
2 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 2 (14.29%) CRM
2 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
1 3 (21.43%) VBScript
1 3 (21.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CCNA
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (7.14%) ISEB
3 1 (7.14%) MCP
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.14%) MCTS
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
1 2 (14.29%) Nagios
2 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
3 2 (14.29%) Avaya
3 2 (14.29%) Juniper