The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 43 59 37
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -22
Contract jobs citing HP 28 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.62% 2.35% 2.34%
As % of the Vendors category 9.18% 6.31% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 2
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£300 £400 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +25.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £253 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £468 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £328 £328
% change year-on-year
+6.10% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 6
Average hourly rate £13.75 £10.85 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.72% -13.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £10.85 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £10.85 £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £13.75 £13.71
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +0.29%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Vendors Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
305 301 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 39.41% 37.30% 42.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 179 98
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £185 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 3 15
Average hourly rate £13.73 £11.05 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.20% -26.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.85 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £13.53 £25.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

HP
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

HP Daily Rate Trend in Wales

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP across the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

HP Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

HP
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

HP Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

HP
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +7 21 £300 -25.00% 3
West Wales +14 4 - -
North Wales - 2 £413 -
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HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 12 (32.43%) SC Cleared
1 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
2 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
3 9 (24.32%) Cisco
3 9 (24.32%) MS Office
3 9 (24.32%) Windows
3 9 (24.32%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (21.62%) ITIL
4 8 (21.62%) SQL
4 8 (21.62%) UNIX
5 7 (18.92%) XML
5 7 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (18.92%) ISTQB
5 7 (18.92%) Use Case
6 6 (16.22%) Test Management
6 6 (16.22%) Firewall
7 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
7 5 (13.51%) XML Messaging
7 5 (13.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 5 (13.51%) PL/SQL
7 5 (13.51%) AIX
7 5 (13.51%) SOAP
7 5 (13.51%) CCNA
7 5 (13.51%) Dell
7 5 (13.51%) SoapUI
7 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (10.81%) Oracle
8 4 (10.81%) CCNP
8 4 (10.81%) Citrix

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.70%) ArcSDE
2 1 (2.70%) CMS
2 1 (2.70%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) MS Office
2 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) Firewall
2 3 (8.11%) Internet
2 3 (8.11%) LAN
3 2 (5.41%) Network Security
3 2 (5.41%) PuTTY
3 2 (5.41%) VoIP
3 2 (5.41%) SSH
4 1 (2.70%) VLAN
4 1 (2.70%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.70%) Wireless
4 1 (2.70%) VRRP
4 1 (2.70%) SAN
4 1 (2.70%) WAN
4 1 (2.70%) VPN
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.70%) PABX
4 1 (2.70%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) SoapUI
2 2 (5.41%) Cucumber
2 2 (5.41%) Selenium
3 1 (2.70%) JIRA
3 1 (2.70%) Maven
3 1 (2.70%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.70%) JUnit
3 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (18.92%) Analyst
1 7 (18.92%) Support Engineer
2 5 (13.51%) Network Engineer
2 5 (13.51%) Test Analyst
2 5 (13.51%) Tester
3 4 (10.81%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Senior Tester
4 3 (8.11%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (8.11%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Desktop Support
4 3 (8.11%) IT Support
5 2 (5.41%) 1st Line Support Technician
5 2 (5.41%) Service Desk Technician
5 2 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Support Specialist
5 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.41%) Support Technician
5 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) XML
2 5 (13.51%) XML Messaging
2 5 (13.51%) SOAP
3 1 (2.70%) JSON
3 1 (2.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.81%) NHS
3 2 (5.41%) CESG
3 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) AS400
4 1 (2.70%) GIS
4 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.70%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.70%) iPad
4 1 (2.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Windows
2 8 (21.62%) UNIX
3 5 (13.51%) AIX
4 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.11%) Linux
6 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.41%) HPUX
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) ITIL
2 7 (18.92%) Use Case
3 6 (16.22%) Test Management
4 4 (10.81%) Incident Management
5 3 (8.11%) Service Management
5 3 (8.11%) Test Scripting
6 2 (5.41%) Data Migration
6 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.41%) Information Security Management
6 2 (5.41%) Security Management
6 2 (5.41%) Migration
6 2 (5.41%) Information Security
6 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.41%) Network Design
7 1 (2.70%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.70%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.70%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.70%) Scrum
7 1 (2.70%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) SQL
2 5 (13.51%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.41%) C
4 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.70%) Java
4 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) SC Cleared
1 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
2 7 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (18.92%) ISTQB
3 5 (13.51%) CCNA
4 4 (10.81%) CCNP
5 3 (8.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (5.41%) ISEB
6 2 (5.41%) HNC
7 1 (2.70%) Degree
7 1 (2.70%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
2 2 (5.41%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.70%) QA
3 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) PowerHA
1 2 (5.41%) vSphere
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.70%) XenApp
2 1 (2.70%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.70%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (24.32%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (13.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (8.11%) Tivoli
3 3 (8.11%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (2.70%) Legato
4 1 (2.70%) SCCM
4 1 (2.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
2 9 (24.32%) Cisco
3 5 (13.51%) Dell
4 4 (10.81%) Oracle
4 4 (10.81%) Citrix
5 3 (8.11%) VMware
6 2 (5.41%) Riverbed
6 2 (5.41%) BMC
6 2 (5.41%) McAfee
6 2 (5.41%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.70%) WatchGuard
7 1 (2.70%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.70%) ESRI
7 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.70%) Avaya
7 1 (2.70%) IBM
7 1 (2.70%) Sun
7 1 (2.70%) ProCurve
7 1 (2.70%) Stonesoft
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Rate: £150 per day
Posted: 6 days ago