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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 39 44 31
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Contract jobs citing HP 17 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.84% 0.52% 2.87%
As % of the Vendors category 7.23% 1.60% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 8
Average daily rate
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£355 £135 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+162.96% -67.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 £135 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £135 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.29 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.24% +8.03%
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South Wales

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
235 125 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 53.05% 32.81% 47.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 74 92
Average daily rate £353 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.46% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.73%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 14 (58.33%) Dell
2 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
3 9 (37.50%) Windows
3 9 (37.50%) Cisco
4 8 (33.33%) Firewall
4 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
5 7 (29.17%) ITIL
5 7 (29.17%) SAN
6 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 6 (25.00%) 3PAR
7 5 (20.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (20.83%) HP Data Protector
7 5 (20.83%) CCNA
7 5 (20.83%) Internet
7 5 (20.83%) Tivoli
7 5 (20.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 5 (20.83%) AIX
7 5 (20.83%) Linux
8 4 (16.67%) Migration
8 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
9 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
9 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
9 3 (12.50%) VLAN
9 3 (12.50%) Mathematics
9 3 (12.50%) SLA
9 3 (12.50%) C
9 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) Firewall
2 7 (29.17%) SAN
3 5 (20.83%) Internet
4 3 (12.50%) VLAN
5 1 (4.17%) Network Security
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.17%) PABX
5 1 (4.17%) HSRP
5 1 (4.17%) VRRP
5 1 (4.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Billing
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Architect
2 7 (29.17%) Desktop Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Technical Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Network Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Desktop Support
5 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Customer Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Hardware Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Network Architect
6 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Network Technical Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Designer
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Designer
7 1 (4.17%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 2 (8.33%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.17%) NHS
4 1 (4.17%) Reference Data
4 1 (4.17%) Data Integration
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (20.83%) AIX
3 5 (20.83%) Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) Migration
3 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.33%) Network Design
5 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.17%) Service Management
5 1 (4.17%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) C
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (20.83%) CCNA
2 5 (20.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 2 (8.33%) Dell Certification
6 1 (4.17%) CCNP
6 1 (4.17%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.17%) XenApp
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Tivoli
1 5 (20.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 5 (20.83%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Dell
2 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
3 9 (37.50%) Cisco
4 6 (25.00%) 3PAR
5 3 (12.50%) Citrix
5 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
6 2 (8.33%) VMware
6 2 (8.33%) F5
6 2 (8.33%) IBM
7 1 (4.17%) WatchGuard
7 1 (4.17%) SonicWALL
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