Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HP over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

HP
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 56 70
Rank change year-on-year 0 +14 -27
Contract jobs citing HP 40 32 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 3.81% 2.52% 1.51%
As % of the Vendors category 9.17% 5.83% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 6 14
West Sussex median daily rate £275 £370 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.68% +21.31% -10.62%
10th Percentile £168 £315 £241
90th Percentile £397 £531 £458
South East median daily rate £363 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +3.57% -6.67% +13.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
West Sussex median hourly rate £25.00 - £17.50
South East median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £20.36
% change year-on-year -13.33% -26.32% +45.41%

HP is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in West Sussex.

All Vendors
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 436 549 513
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 41.56% 43.26% 42.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 286 292
West Sussex median daily rate £403 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.33% - +10.29%
10th Percentile £150 £240 £235
90th Percentile £569 £507 £531
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 27 29
West Sussex median hourly rate £17.50 £21.16 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.28% +28.21% +3.13%
10th Percentile £14.20 £10.28 £10.80
90th Percentile £25.75 £44.50 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% -13.51% +19.35%

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing HP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for HP in West Sussex

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in West Sussex

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in West Sussex over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP in West Sussex

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in West Sussex

HP
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +6 16 £275 -25.68%
Worthing - 8 £251 - 2
Gatwick +12 6 £383 -30.45%
Horsham -11 3 £275 -1.79%
Burgess Hill +9 1 - -
East Grinstead +5 1 £275 -
Haywards Heath - 1 - -
HP
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing HP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for HP.

1 20 (50.00%) Windows
2 17 (42.50%) Active Directory
3 14 (35.00%) Windows Server
4 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
4 13 (32.50%) SAN
5 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
5 11 (27.50%) VMware
5 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (25.00%) Finance
6 10 (25.00%) Migration
6 10 (25.00%) SQL
6 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
6 10 (25.00%) ITIL
7 9 (22.50%) SharePoint
7 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (22.50%) Hyper-V
7 9 (22.50%) HP Quality Center
8 8 (20.00%) Degree
8 8 (20.00%) LAN
8 8 (20.00%) Asset Management
8 8 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (17.50%) Maximo
9 7 (17.50%) VoIP
9 7 (17.50%) MS Exchange
9 7 (17.50%) Documentum
9 7 (17.50%) Content Management
9 7 (17.50%) Test Scripting
9 7 (17.50%) Windows 7
9 7 (17.50%) Office 365
10 6 (15.00%) 3PAR

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (22.50%) SharePoint
2 7 (17.50%) Documentum
2 7 (17.50%) MS Exchange
3 4 (10.00%) CMS
3 4 (10.00%) Confluence
3 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Maximo
2 4 (10.00%) SAP CO
2 4 (10.00%) SAP FI
2 4 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (10.00%) SAP MM
3 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) Office 365
2 3 (7.50%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.50%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 13 (32.50%) SAN
2 8 (20.00%) LAN
3 7 (17.50%) VoIP
4 4 (10.00%) Firewall
4 4 (10.00%) VLAN
4 4 (10.00%) WAN
5 3 (7.50%) 3G
5 3 (7.50%) 4G
5 3 (7.50%) ADSL
5 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (7.50%) VPN
5 3 (7.50%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (5.00%) DHCP
6 2 (5.00%) DNS
6 2 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.50%) Internet
7 1 (2.50%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.50%) PBX
7 1 (2.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) JIRA
2 4 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (10.00%) Maven
2 4 (10.00%) Subversion
3 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.50%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.50%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.50%) NeoLoad
4 1 (2.50%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (2.50%) Selenium
4 1 (2.50%) SpecFlow
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Back Office
2 2 (5.00%) Online Betting
2 2 (5.00%) Publishing
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Analyst
2 6 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (15.00%) Architect
2 6 (15.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) Technical Architect
3 5 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Integration Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Systems Developer
5 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (7.50%) Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Technical Support
5 3 (7.50%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) REST
1 5 (12.50%) SOAP
1 5 (12.50%) XML
2 4 (10.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (10.00%) JSON
2 4 (10.00%) Middleware
2 4 (10.00%) Spring
2 4 (10.00%) Web Services
2 4 (10.00%) XSLT
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) CSS
3 1 (2.50%) DOM
3 1 (2.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Clustering
2 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.00%) Reference Data
3 3 (7.50%) CMDB
3 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.50%) Smartphone
4 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.00%) AS400
4 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.00%) Fat Client
4 2 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (5.00%) iSeries
4 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.00%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 20 (50.00%) Windows
2 14 (35.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (17.50%) Windows 7
5 5 (12.50%) Linux
6 4 (10.00%) Windows 8
7 3 (7.50%) Mac OS X
7 3 (7.50%) Windows 10
7 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (5.00%) CentOS
8 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (5.00%) Solaris
8 2 (5.00%) Unix
9 1 (2.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) ITIL
1 10 (25.00%) Migration
2 8 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 7 (17.50%) Content Management
3 7 (17.50%) Test Scripting
4 6 (15.00%) Change Management
4 6 (15.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (15.00%) Data Management
4 6 (15.00%) High Availability
4 6 (15.00%) Load Balancing
4 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
4 6 (15.00%) TOGAF
5 5 (12.50%) IT Strategy
5 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 5 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 4 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 4 (10.00%) Document Management
6 4 (10.00%) Integration Testing
6 4 (10.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (12.50%) Java
3 4 (10.00%) XPath
4 2 (5.00%) AWK
4 2 (5.00%) Bourne shell
4 2 (5.00%) Korn
4 2 (5.00%) Perl
4 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.00%) VBScript
5 1 (2.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (20.00%) Degree
3 6 (15.00%) CCNA
3 6 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (15.00%) MCSE
4 5 (12.50%) ISEB
5 3 (7.50%) ISTQB
5 3 (7.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (5.00%) OCA
6 2 (5.00%) OCP
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (5.00%) RHCE
6 2 (5.00%) RHCSA
7 1 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.50%) SLA
3 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (42.50%) Active Directory
2 9 (22.50%) Hyper-V
3 8 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (12.50%) XenApp
6 4 (10.00%) XenDesktop
6 4 (10.00%) XenServer
7 2 (5.00%) GlusterFS
7 2 (5.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (7.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (5.00%) NetBackup
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 2 (5.00%) SCCM
4 2 (5.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (5.00%) vRealize
5 1 (2.50%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (2.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (27.50%) VMware
3 6 (15.00%) 3PAR
3 6 (15.00%) Citrix
3 6 (15.00%) Dell
3 6 (15.00%) Oracle
4 5 (12.50%) Cisco
4 5 (12.50%) IBM
4 5 (12.50%) SAP
5 4 (10.00%) Northgate
6 3 (7.50%) Draytek
6 3 (7.50%) OpenText
6 3 (7.50%) SonicWALL
6 3 (7.50%) Symantec
7 2 (5.00%) Brocade
7 2 (5.00%) EMC
7 2 (5.00%) StorageTek
7 2 (5.00%) Sun
7 2 (5.00%) Veritas
7 2 (5.00%) Wyse