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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 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.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 43 32 42
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Contract jobs citing HP 5 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.67% 2.92% 2.77%
As % of the Vendors category 3.73% 8.33% 7.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 10
Median daily rate £375 £170 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+120.58% -57.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £348 £328
% change year-on-year
-2.15% +6.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.98% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+39.39% +20.00%
HP
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
134 96 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 44.67% 35.04% 37.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 68 93
Median daily rate £350 £310 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -14.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £170 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 £11.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.17% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.10 £18.00 £17.81
% change year-on-year
+11.68% +1.09%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing HP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 May 2016, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for HP.

1 14 (58.33%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) VMware
3 11 (45.83%) Citrix
4 10 (41.67%) Migration
5 9 (37.50%) ITIL
6 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (29.17%) Windows Server
7 7 (29.17%) Service Management
7 7 (29.17%) ITSM
8 6 (25.00%) NetApp
8 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (25.00%) SAN
8 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
8 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (20.83%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (20.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (20.83%) HP Data Protector
9 5 (20.83%) Cisco
9 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
9 5 (20.83%) CCNA
9 5 (20.83%) Internet
9 5 (20.83%) Tivoli
9 5 (20.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (20.83%) SAP
9 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
9 5 (20.83%) Project Management
9 5 (20.83%) Firewall
10 4 (16.67%) Logistics
10 4 (16.67%) Incident Management

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 1 (4.17%) Apache
1 1 (4.17%) Moodle
1 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) SAN
2 5 (20.83%) Firewall
2 5 (20.83%) Internet
3 3 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) HP UFT
1 4 (16.67%) LoadRunner
2 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Technical Design Authority
3 4 (16.67%) Deployment Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Release Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
4 3 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (12.50%) Help Desk Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (12.50%) IT Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Network Support
4 3 (12.50%) Server Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) HPUX Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) IT Support
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.50%) iPad
3 2 (8.33%) CMDB
4 1 (4.17%) e-Learning
4 1 (4.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (29.17%) Windows Server
4 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (16.67%) AIX
5 4 (16.67%) Linux
6 2 (8.33%) HPUX
6 2 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Migration
2 9 (37.50%) ITIL
3 7 (29.17%) ITSM
3 7 (29.17%) Service Management
4 5 (20.83%) Project Management
5 4 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 4 (16.67%) Logistics
5 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 4 (16.67%) Release Management
5 4 (16.67%) Validation
6 3 (12.50%) Information Security
6 3 (12.50%) Project Governance
6 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 2 (8.33%) Capacity Management
7 2 (8.33%) Change Management
7 2 (8.33%) High Availability
7 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) Java
1 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) CCNA
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) SLA
2 2 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) HP Data Protector
1 5 (20.83%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (20.83%) Tivoli
1 5 (20.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (16.67%) BMC Marimba
2 4 (16.67%) SCCM
2 4 (16.67%) WSUS
3 2 (8.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) VMware
2 11 (45.83%) Citrix
3 6 (25.00%) NetApp
4 5 (20.83%) Cisco
4 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.83%) SAP
5 4 (16.67%) BMC
5 4 (16.67%) IBM
5 4 (16.67%) Remedy
5 4 (16.67%) ServiceNow
6 3 (12.50%) Canon
7 2 (8.33%) InterSystems
7 2 (8.33%) Symantec
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle