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 7 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 38 41 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Contract jobs citing HP 9 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.56% 2.46% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 6.47% 6.62% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 0
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£165 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-58.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.68 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.81%
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
139 151 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 39.60% 37.10% 48.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 94 68
Average daily rate £310 £325 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% +6.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £190 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 £16.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.90% +28.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

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 7 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 5 (41.67%) ITIL
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Dell
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (25.00%) Internet
3 3 (25.00%) Tivoli
3 3 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (25.00%) AIX
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) CCNA
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (25.00%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) C
4 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 2 (16.67%) SLA
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (8.33%) ISEB
5 1 (8.33%) SAN
5 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
5 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (8.33%) VRRP
5 1 (8.33%) SharePoint

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) VRRP
3 1 (8.33%) VoIP
3 1 (8.33%) SAN
3 1 (8.33%) VLAN
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (8.33%) PABX
3 1 (8.33%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Customer Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Support
5 1 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (8.33%) iPad
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) AIX
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Test Management
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) ISEB
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Tivoli
1 3 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 3 (25.00%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) Dell
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (8.33%) VMware
5 1 (8.33%) WatchGuard
5 1 (8.33%) SonicWALL
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