The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Agilent products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agilent over the 3 months to 29 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 Agilent Technologies.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agilent
Rank 609 592 559
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -33
Contract jobs citing Agilent 2 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.015% 0.025%
As % of the Vendors category 0.008% 0.033% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 5
Average daily rate
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- £263 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £263 £348
% change year-on-year
- -24.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25004 24572 23741
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.81% 44.94% 46.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 14745 13571 12831
Average daily rate £400 £379 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.68% -1.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1083 1073 1199
Average hourly rate £18.40 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.23% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.04 £37.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

Agilent
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Agilent Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Agilent
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agilent within the UK.

Agilent Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Agilent
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agilent within the UK.

Agilent Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Agilent
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agilent within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
England -17 2 - - 1
East of England 0 1 - -
Hertfordshire -14 1 - -
South East -23 1 - - 1
Home Counties - 1 - -

Agilent
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 4 (57.14%) UNIX
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) SS7
2 3 (42.86%) MGW
2 3 (42.86%) SIGTRAN
2 3 (42.86%) SGSN
2 3 (42.86%) Wireless
2 3 (42.86%) Tekelec
3 2 (28.57%) LTE
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
3 2 (28.57%) Network Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) 2G
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Debian
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Documentum
4 1 (14.29%) 3GPP
4 1 (14.29%) UMTS
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) 3G

Agilent
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Documentum
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SS7
1 3 (42.86%) Wireless
1 3 (42.86%) SIGTRAN
1 3 (42.86%) SGSN
1 3 (42.86%) MGW
2 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
2 2 (28.57%) LTE
3 1 (14.29%) 2G
3 1 (14.29%) 3GPP
3 1 (14.29%) UMTS
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) 3G
3 1 (14.29%) 4G
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) TestLink
1 1 (14.29%) Robot Framework
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Core Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Design Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Integration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) LIMS
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Debian
3 1 (14.29%) Android
3 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Network Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Scalability Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Iperf
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Tekelec
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) VMware