The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 53 42 46
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Contract jobs citing HP 8 21 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.72% 4.05% 2.97%
As % of the Vendors category 3.81% 10.77% 7.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 15
Median daily rate £345 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £164 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £403 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £339 £348 £330
% change year-on-year
-2.51% +5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.60 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.46% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+39.39% +20.00%
HP
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Vendors Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
210 195 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 45.06% 37.57% 39.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 139 161
Median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £170 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 £13.10 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.61% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing HP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

HP Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

HP
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HP across the South Wales region.

HP Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HP across the South Wales region.

HP Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

HP
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -10 5 £375 +120.58%
Newport +19 1 £345 +15.00%
HP
Wales

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 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 South Wales region with a requirement for HP.

1 18 (52.94%) VMware
2 16 (47.06%) Windows
3 15 (44.12%) Citrix
4 13 (38.24%) ITIL
5 12 (35.29%) Cisco
6 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
7 10 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (29.41%) CCNA
7 10 (29.41%) Internet
7 10 (29.41%) Migration
8 9 (26.47%) Firewall
8 9 (26.47%) Tivoli
8 9 (26.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
8 9 (26.47%) Incident Management
8 9 (26.47%) HP Data Protector
8 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (26.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 8 (23.53%) Logistics
9 8 (23.53%) AIX
9 8 (23.53%) Linux
9 8 (23.53%) SLA
10 7 (20.59%) ITSM
10 7 (20.59%) Service Management
10 7 (20.59%) HP Quality Center
10 7 (20.59%) Windows Server
11 6 (17.65%) Data Centre
11 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (17.65%) NetApp

HP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 (2.94%) Apache
1 1 (2.94%) Moodle
1 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (29.41%) Internet
2 9 (26.47%) Firewall
3 6 (17.65%) SAN
4 3 (8.82%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.94%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.94%) LAN
6 1 (2.94%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.94%) WAN
6 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) HP UFT
1 4 (11.76%) LoadRunner
2 2 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (2.94%) Bugzilla
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Front Office
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) Network Support
3 6 (17.65%) Technical Design Authority
4 5 (14.71%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (14.71%) Network Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) 1st Line Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Deployment Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Network Support Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Release Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
6 3 (8.82%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (8.82%) Help Desk Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (8.82%) IT Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Server Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.82%) CMDB
2 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.82%) iPad
3 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.94%) NHS
4 1 (2.94%) PDA
4 1 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) Windows
2 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (23.53%) AIX
3 8 (23.53%) Linux
4 7 (20.59%) Windows Server
5 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.88%) HPUX
6 2 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) ITIL
2 10 (29.41%) Migration
3 9 (26.47%) Incident Management
4 8 (23.53%) Logistics
5 7 (20.59%) ITSM
5 7 (20.59%) Service Management
6 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2
6 5 (14.71%) Project Management
6 5 (14.71%) Resource Management
7 4 (11.76%) Information Security
7 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
7 4 (11.76%) Release Management
7 4 (11.76%) Validation
8 3 (8.82%) Change Management
8 3 (8.82%) Project Governance
8 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
9 2 (5.88%) Capacity Management
9 2 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (5.88%) Test Strategy
9 2 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) CCNA
1 10 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (26.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) CBAP
4 1 (2.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) SLA
2 2 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (26.47%) HP Data Protector
1 9 (26.47%) Tivoli
1 9 (26.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 7 (20.59%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (11.76%) BMC Marimba
3 4 (11.76%) SCCM
3 4 (11.76%) WSUS
4 2 (5.88%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) VMware
2 15 (44.12%) Citrix
3 12 (35.29%) Cisco
4 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
5 6 (17.65%) NetApp
6 5 (14.71%) IBM
6 5 (14.71%) SAP
7 4 (11.76%) BMC
7 4 (11.76%) Remedy
7 4 (11.76%) ServiceNow
8 3 (8.82%) Canon
9 2 (5.88%) InterSystems
9 2 (5.88%) Oracle
9 2 (5.88%) Symantec
10 1 (2.94%) 3Com
10 1 (2.94%) Dell
10 1 (2.94%) Sun