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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 32 34 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing HP 8 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.81% 4.00% 1.63%
As % of the Vendors category 7.77% 10.74% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 1
Average daily rate
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£170 £400 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-57.50% +68.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.45% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £13.86 £13.71
% change year-on-year
+17.22% +1.11%
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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
103 149 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 36.14% 37.25% 49.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 91 52
Average daily rate £310 £375 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.33% +4.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £185 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 6
Average hourly rate £11.50 - £12.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 - £10.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 - £35.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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
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 27 May 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 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (20.00%) Dell
3 2 (20.00%) Internet
3 2 (20.00%) Tivoli
3 2 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
3 2 (20.00%) C
3 2 (20.00%) AIX
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (20.00%) SLA
3 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (20.00%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) JSON
4 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (10.00%) XenApp

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security
3 1 (10.00%) PABX
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
1 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Desktop Support
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Customer Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) SOAP
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) JSON
1 1 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) iPad
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) AIX
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Test Management
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (10.00%) User Stories
3 1 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCNA
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (20.00%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Dell
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
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