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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 33 35 30
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing HP 15 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.86% 2.62% 2.37%
As % of the Vendors category 8.57% 7.19% 4.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 5
Average daily rate
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£250 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £277 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.18 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.52%
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
175 139 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 44.99% 36.48% 49.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 84 82
Average daily rate £325 £345 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.79% +21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £201 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £430 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 10 (52.63%) Dell
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) Windows
3 6 (31.58%) ITIL
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (26.32%) Firewall
4 5 (26.32%) Finance
4 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (21.05%) HP Data Protector
5 4 (21.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
5 4 (21.05%) CCNA
5 4 (21.05%) SAN
5 4 (21.05%) Internet
5 4 (21.05%) Tivoli
5 4 (21.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (21.05%) AIX
5 4 (21.05%) Linux
6 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
6 3 (15.79%) SLA
6 3 (15.79%) C
6 3 (15.79%) Citrix
6 3 (15.79%) 3PAR
6 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
6 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
6 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
7 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
7 2 (10.53%) Migration
7 2 (10.53%) VMware

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Firewall
2 4 (21.05%) SAN
2 4 (21.05%) Internet
3 1 (5.26%) VRRP
3 1 (5.26%) VoIP
3 1 (5.26%) VLAN
3 1 (5.26%) Network Security
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.26%) PABX
3 1 (5.26%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) HP UFT
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Desktop Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Desktop Support
2 5 (26.32%) Support Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Network Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Customer Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.26%) Field Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.26%) iPad
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (21.05%) AIX
3 4 (21.05%) Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
3 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Service Management
4 1 (5.26%) Workflow
4 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Test Management
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) C
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (21.05%) CCNA
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) CCNP
4 1 (5.26%) ISEB
4 1 (5.26%) A+ Certification
4 1 (5.26%) Dell Certification
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) XenApp
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Tivoli
1 4 (21.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (21.05%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Dell
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco
4 3 (15.79%) Citrix
4 3 (15.79%) 3PAR
5 2 (10.53%) VMware
5 2 (10.53%) IBM
6 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.26%) WatchGuard
6 1 (5.26%) SonicWALL
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £90.00 - £110.00 per day + n/a
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Rate: £200 - 250 per day
Posted: 20 days ago