The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 36 36 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Contract jobs citing HP 12 6 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.02% 1.62% 4.99%
As % of the Vendors category 6.28% 3.09% 11.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 20
Average daily rate
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£350 £125 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+180.00% -63.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £125 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £125 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £335
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +12.72%
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 West Sussex region.

Vendors Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
191 194 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 47.99% 52.43% 44.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 110 142
Average daily rate £350 £394 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £150 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 8
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -16.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Burgess Hill - 3 - -
Crawley - 3 £400 -
Worthing -2 1 £350 -
Horsham - - - -
HP
South East

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (34.78%) VMware
4 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
4 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
4 7 (30.43%) ITIL
5 6 (26.09%) Dell
5 6 (26.09%) SCCM
5 6 (26.09%) Clustering
5 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (21.74%) SAN
7 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (17.39%) DHCP
7 4 (17.39%) DNS
7 4 (17.39%) Linux
7 4 (17.39%) MCSE
7 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
7 4 (17.39%) WSUS
7 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
7 4 (17.39%) vSphere
8 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
8 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (13.04%) SCOM
8 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
8 3 (13.04%) Backup Exec
8 3 (13.04%) VMware ESX
8 3 (13.04%) Windows XP

HP
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (8.70%) Lync
3 2 (8.70%) IIS
3 2 (8.70%) Apache
3 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) SAN
2 4 (17.39%) DHCP
2 4 (17.39%) DNS
3 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.70%) VoIP
4 1 (4.35%) PBX
4 1 (4.35%) Internet
4 1 (4.35%) Firewall
4 1 (4.35%) NAS
4 1 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (4.35%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) TestDirector
1 1 (4.35%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (8.70%) Back Office
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Online Betting
2 1 (4.35%) Publishing
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Support Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Network Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Network Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Server Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) IT Support
6 1 (4.35%) Wintel Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Citrix Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Clustering
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Blackberry
3 2 (8.70%) Open Source
4 1 (4.35%) EqualLogic
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) Statistics
4 1 (4.35%) CMDB
4 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (17.39%) Linux
5 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
6 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.35%) VMS
7 1 (4.35%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) ITIL
2 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
2 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
2 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
2 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
2 2 (8.70%) Performance Testing
2 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (4.35%) Integration Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Test Management
3 1 (4.35%) System Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
3 1 (4.35%) V-Model
3 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
3 1 (4.35%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (4.35%) Fault Management
3 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.35%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Java
1 2 (8.70%) VBScript
1 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) MCSE
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) MCP
3 2 (8.70%) BC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (8.70%) CCNA
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.35%) MCSA
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
3 4 (17.39%) vSphere
4 3 (13.04%) VMware ESX
5 2 (8.70%) XenApp
6 1 (4.35%) XenServer
6 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.35%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (4.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (4.35%) ISA Server
6 1 (4.35%) VMware GSX
6 1 (4.35%) UAG
6 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) SCCM
2 4 (17.39%) WSUS
3 3 (13.04%) Backup Exec
3 3 (13.04%) SCOM
4 2 (8.70%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (8.70%) Puppet
4 2 (8.70%) Nagios
5 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
5 1 (4.35%) MOM
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (4.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (4.35%) SCDPM
5 1 (4.35%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) VMware
2 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 6 (26.09%) Dell
4 3 (13.04%) IBM
4 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco
5 2 (8.70%) Citrix
5 2 (8.70%) Juniper
5 2 (8.70%) F5
6 1 (4.35%) CommVault
6 1 (4.35%) NetApp
6 1 (4.35%) Veritas
6 1 (4.35%) EMC
6 1 (4.35%) Intel
6 1 (4.35%) ProCurve
6 1 (4.35%) Veeam
6 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.35%) Symantec
6 1 (4.35%) Sophos