The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West 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 July 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 West 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 35 27 40
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Contract jobs citing HP 13 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.54% 4.56% 1.79%
As % of the Vendors category 7.07% 9.23% 4.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 9
Average daily rate
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£325 £456 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.76% +46.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £381 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £531 £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Average hourly rate £12.95 £12.44 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.09% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £14.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+11.40% -1.72%
Vendors Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
184 195 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 50.14% 49.37% 36.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 119 113
Average daily rate £290 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £548 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 22 5
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.88 £12.44 £22.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.49 £38.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
HP
South East

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

HP
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

HP
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Crawley +7 5 £325 - 3
Worthing -6 3 £366 +1.03%
Gatwick 0 2 £275 -
Horsham - 1 £203 -
Bognor Regis - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - -
HP
South East

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) ITIL
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (43.75%) Windows
4 7 (43.75%) MCSE
4 7 (43.75%) WAN
4 7 (43.75%) Project Management
5 6 (37.50%) Firewall
5 6 (37.50%) Cisco
6 5 (31.25%) Symantec
6 5 (31.25%) Juniper
7 4 (25.00%) MPLS
7 4 (25.00%) CCNA
7 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (25.00%) VPN
7 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
7 4 (25.00%) ADSL
7 4 (25.00%) LAN
7 4 (25.00%) IP Telephony
7 4 (25.00%) ProCurve
7 4 (25.00%) Riverbed
7 4 (25.00%) Avaya
8 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
8 3 (18.75%) SCCM
8 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
8 3 (18.75%) VMware
8 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
8 3 (18.75%) MS Office

HP
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) WAN
2 6 (37.50%) Firewall
3 4 (25.00%) IP Telephony
3 4 (25.00%) VPN
3 4 (25.00%) ADSL
3 4 (25.00%) LAN
3 4 (25.00%) MPLS
4 2 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) TestDirector
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Designer
4 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Coordinator
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support
4 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Test Coordinator
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Statistics
2 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.25%) EqualLogic
2 1 (6.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
4 1 (6.25%) ITSM
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security Management
4 1 (6.25%) Security Management
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security
4 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) Fault Management
4 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Test Management
4 1 (6.25%) System Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (43.75%) MCSE
3 4 (25.00%) CCNA
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (12.50%) MCSA
4 2 (12.50%) MCP
4 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (6.25%) MCDST
5 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.25%) XenApp
4 1 (6.25%) vSphere
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) SCOM
2 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (6.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (6.25%) OpenView
3 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
3 1 (6.25%) OVSD
3 1 (6.25%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Cisco
3 5 (31.25%) Juniper
3 5 (31.25%) Symantec
4 4 (25.00%) Avaya
4 4 (25.00%) ProCurve
4 4 (25.00%) Riverbed
5 3 (18.75%) VMware
5 3 (18.75%) Dell
6 2 (12.50%) Citrix
7 1 (6.25%) EMC
7 1 (6.25%) McAfee
7 1 (6.25%) BT
7 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
7 1 (6.25%) Veeam