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 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 35 30 41
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Contract jobs citing HP 9 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.39% 3.97% 0.72%
As % of the Vendors category 4.97% 8.60% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 4
Average daily rate
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£268 £369 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.45% +11.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £363 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £498 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
- +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £12.95 £12.44 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.09% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+10.93% +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 West Sussex region.

Vendors Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
181 186 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 48.14% 46.15% 33.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 120 95
Average daily rate £300 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 4
Average hourly rate £15.75 £17.50 £31.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -44.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.86 £12.44 £21.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.48 £24.28 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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 22 August 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 22 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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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
Worthing -10 3 £366 +1.03%
Gatwick - 2 £275 -
Crawley +4 1 - - 3
Horsham - 1 £203 - 3
Burgess Hill - - - -
HP
South East

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (53.33%) ITIL
3 7 (46.67%) MCSE
3 7 (46.67%) WAN
4 6 (40.00%) Windows
4 6 (40.00%) Project Management
5 5 (33.33%) Firewall
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco
5 5 (33.33%) Juniper
5 5 (33.33%) Symantec
6 4 (26.67%) MPLS
6 4 (26.67%) Avaya
6 4 (26.67%) CCNA
6 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
6 4 (26.67%) VPN
6 4 (26.67%) Windows XP
6 4 (26.67%) ADSL
6 4 (26.67%) LAN
6 4 (26.67%) IP Telephony
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (26.67%) Riverbed
6 4 (26.67%) ProCurve
6 4 (26.67%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (20.00%) SCCM
7 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (20.00%) MS Office
7 3 (20.00%) Dell

HP
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) WAN
2 5 (33.33%) Firewall
3 4 (26.67%) MPLS
3 4 (26.67%) VPN
3 4 (26.67%) ADSL
3 4 (26.67%) LAN
3 4 (26.67%) IP Telephony
4 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) TestDirector
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Designer
4 2 (13.33%) Designer
5 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Test Coordinator
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Rollout Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
5 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) EqualLogic
2 1 (6.67%) Statistics
2 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows XP
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) Project Management
3 4 (26.67%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) System Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.67%) Fault Management
5 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Test Management
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
5 1 (6.67%) ITSM
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security Management
5 1 (6.67%) Security Management
5 1 (6.67%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (46.67%) MCSE
3 4 (26.67%) CCNA
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (13.33%) MCSA
4 2 (13.33%) MCP
5 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) vSphere
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
2 2 (13.33%) SCOM
2 2 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (6.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (6.67%) OVSD
3 1 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
3 1 (6.67%) OpenView
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) Juniper
2 5 (33.33%) Symantec
3 4 (26.67%) Avaya
3 4 (26.67%) Riverbed
3 4 (26.67%) ProCurve
4 3 (20.00%) Dell
5 2 (13.33%) VMware
6 1 (6.67%) Veeam
6 1 (6.67%) BT
6 1 (6.67%) McAfee
6 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (6.67%) EMC
6 1 (6.67%) Citrix