The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Agilent products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agilent over the 3 months to 16 September 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 Agilent Technologies.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agilent
Rank - 234 250
Contract jobs citing Agilent 0 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.069% 0.020%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.14% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £320 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £163 £375
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -56.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £26.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -33.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £26.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -33.75%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4358 4304 4983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.01% 49.22% 49.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2276 2186 2152
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 260 251 289
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.33%

Agilent
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Agilent Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Agilent Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Agilent Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Agilent
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Agilent 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 Agilent.

1 2 (66.67%) GPRS
1 2 (66.67%) GSM
1 2 (66.67%) IPv6
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) HSPA
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) OFDM
2 1 (33.33%) V-Model
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) LTE
2 1 (33.33%) Smart Meter
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) HSUPA
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) ZigBee
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Compatibility Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) HSDPA

Agilent
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Agilent 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 Agilent. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) GPRS
1 2 (66.67%) GSM
1 2 (66.67%) IPv6
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
1 2 (66.67%) HSPA
2 1 (33.33%) LTE
2 1 (33.33%) CDMA
2 1 (33.33%) TDMA
2 1 (33.33%) HSDPA
2 1 (33.33%) HSUPA
2 1 (33.33%) ZigBee
2 1 (33.33%) OFDM
2 1 (33.33%) 3GPP
2 1 (33.33%) UMTS
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) FTP
2 1 (33.33%) PPP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
1 1 (33.33%) Handset
1 1 (33.33%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) V-Model
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Compatibility Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (33.33%) PMP
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Anite