The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Hewlett-Packard Company.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 35 36 27
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Contract jobs citing HP 3 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.14% 3.01% 1.18%
As % of the Vendors category 2.68% 8.27% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 1
Average daily rate
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£238 £400 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.62% +68.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Vendors Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
112 133 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 42.59% 36.44% 49.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 85 48
Average daily rate £325 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £175 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 9
Average hourly rate £9.00 £14.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.93% +3.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 5 (71.43%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
2 4 (57.14%) User Stories
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Use Case
3 3 (42.86%) JIRA
3 3 (42.86%) SOA
3 3 (42.86%) UML
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 3 (42.86%) ISEB
4 2 (28.57%) SLA
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) CBAP
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Maven
5 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 1 (14.29%) JSON
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Test Management
5 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (14.29%) iPad
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
2 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) UML Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) iPad
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Open Source
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) AIX
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
1 4 (57.14%) User Stories
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Use Case
2 3 (42.86%) SOA
2 3 (42.86%) UML
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Management
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
2 2 (28.57%) CBAP
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
2 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
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