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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 58 49 53
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Contract jobs citing HP 11 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.83% 2.86% 2.28%
As % of the Vendors category 4.25% 6.96% 6.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 12
Median daily rate £338 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £170 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £400 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 1
Median hourly rate £16.56 £13.75 £10.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.45% +26.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £16.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+46.87% +16.36%
HP
UK

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
259 316 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 43.17% 41.09% 36.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 171 164
Median daily rate £350 £345 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £165 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 4
Median hourly rate £19.00 £13.63 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.44% +21.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.25 £21.00 £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing HP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 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
South Wales -6 10 £338 +12.50% 9
West Wales +9 1 - -
HP
UK

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 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 Wales region with a requirement for HP.

1 18 (47.37%) VMware
2 16 (42.11%) Windows
2 16 (42.11%) Cisco
3 15 (39.47%) Citrix
4 14 (36.84%) ITIL
5 13 (34.21%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
6 12 (31.58%) CCNA
7 11 (28.95%) Migration
8 10 (26.32%) Firewall
8 10 (26.32%) Incident Management
8 10 (26.32%) Internet
9 9 (23.68%) Tivoli
9 9 (23.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 9 (23.68%) SLA
9 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
9 9 (23.68%) Linux
9 9 (23.68%) HP Data Protector
9 9 (23.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 8 (21.05%) Windows Server
10 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (21.05%) Logistics
10 8 (21.05%) AIX
11 7 (18.42%) ITSM
11 7 (18.42%) Service Management
11 7 (18.42%) Data Centre
12 6 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
12 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (15.79%) NetApp

HP
Top Related IT Skills in 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 2 (5.26%) Moodle
1 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.63%) Apache
2 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.16%) MS Office
3 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Google Apps
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) Firewall
1 10 (26.32%) Internet
2 6 (15.79%) SAN
3 3 (7.89%) LAN
3 3 (7.89%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (5.26%) IP Telephony
4 2 (5.26%) WAN
5 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.63%) Network Security
5 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.63%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.63%) VoIP
5 1 (2.63%) VPN
5 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) InterSystems Cache
1 2 (5.26%) MySQL
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) HP UFT
1 4 (10.53%) LoadRunner
2 2 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Front Office
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Network Engineer
2 7 (18.42%) Network Support
3 6 (15.79%) Technical Design Authority
4 5 (13.16%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (13.16%) Support Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) 1st Line Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Deployment Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Network Support Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Release Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
6 3 (7.89%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 3 (7.89%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Help Desk Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (7.89%) IT Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Server Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.89%) CMDB
2 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.89%) iPad
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.26%) NHS
3 2 (5.26%) PDA
4 1 (2.63%) AS400
4 1 (2.63%) CESG
4 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.63%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.63%) Statistics
4 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Windows
2 9 (23.68%) Linux
3 8 (21.05%) AIX
3 8 (21.05%) Windows Server
3 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.26%) HPUX
5 2 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) ITIL
2 11 (28.95%) Migration
3 10 (26.32%) Incident Management
4 8 (21.05%) Logistics
5 7 (18.42%) ITSM
5 7 (18.42%) Service Management
6 5 (13.16%) PRINCE2
6 5 (13.16%) Project Management
6 5 (13.16%) Resource Management
7 4 (10.53%) Information Security
7 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
7 4 (10.53%) Release Management
7 4 (10.53%) Validation
8 3 (7.89%) Change Management
8 3 (7.89%) Project Governance
8 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
9 2 (5.26%) Network Design
9 2 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (5.26%) Test Strategy
9 2 (5.26%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (2.63%) PHP
2 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (31.58%) CCNA
3 9 (23.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
4 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.26%) CCNP
6 1 (2.63%) CBAP
6 1 (2.63%) CCDP
6 1 (2.63%) HNC
6 1 (2.63%) ISEB
6 1 (2.63%) MCP
6 1 (2.63%) MCSE
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.63%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) SLA
2 2 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (23.68%) HP Data Protector
1 9 (23.68%) Tivoli
1 9 (23.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (10.53%) BMC Marimba
3 4 (10.53%) SCCM
3 4 (10.53%) WSUS
4 2 (5.26%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (2.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (47.37%) VMware
2 16 (42.11%) Cisco
3 15 (39.47%) Citrix
4 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
5 6 (15.79%) IBM
5 6 (15.79%) NetApp
6 5 (13.16%) SAP
7 4 (10.53%) BMC
7 4 (10.53%) Remedy
7 4 (10.53%) ServiceNow
8 3 (7.89%) Canon
9 2 (5.26%) Dell
9 2 (5.26%) InterSystems
9 2 (5.26%) Oracle
9 2 (5.26%) Sun
9 2 (5.26%) Symantec
10 1 (2.63%) 3Com
10 1 (2.63%) Blue Coat
10 1 (2.63%) Google
10 1 (2.63%) Intel Security