Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HP over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

HP
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 29 61
Rank change year-on-year -12 +32 -11
Contract jobs citing HP 18 24 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 2.95% 4.40% 2.75%
As % of the Vendors category 6.67% 10.91% 5.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 21 19
Cardiff median daily rate £180 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.00% +23.08% +18.18%
10th Percentile £175 £331 £130
90th Percentile £380 £506 £403
South Wales median daily rate £195 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -48.00% +15.38% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Cardiff median hourly rate £18.50 £12.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.00% - -
10th Percentile £16.75 £12.25 £11.39
90th Percentile £23.58 £12.75 £15.89
South Wales median hourly rate £18.50 £12.30 £14.18
% change year-on-year +50.41% -13.26% +8.04%

HP is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Cardiff.

All Vendors
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 270 220 411
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 44.19% 40.37% 47.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 150 326
Cardiff median daily rate £350 £382 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.26% +17.38% -
10th Percentile £175 £210 £211
90th Percentile £476 £550 £475
South Wales median daily rate £353 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -11.88% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 10
Cardiff median hourly rate £18.50 £14.00 £15.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.14% -12.12% +8.00%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.17 £10.75
90th Percentile £23.85 £29.15 £24.98
South Wales median hourly rate £18.50 £13.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +34.55% -31.25% +33.33%

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing HP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for HP in Cardiff

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HP in Cardiff.

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Cardiff

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in Cardiff over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP in Cardiff

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for HP.

1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (72.22%) ITIL
3 12 (66.67%) VMware
4 11 (61.11%) Citrix
5 8 (44.44%) NHS
6 7 (38.89%) Firewall
6 7 (38.89%) Internet
6 7 (38.89%) Tivoli
6 7 (38.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (38.89%) CCNA
6 7 (38.89%) Cisco
6 7 (38.89%) HP Data Protector
6 7 (38.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
7 6 (33.33%) Windows
8 5 (27.78%) SQL
8 5 (27.78%) Dell
8 5 (27.78%) Migration
8 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
9 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
9 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
9 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (22.22%) SLA
9 4 (22.22%) AIX
9 4 (22.22%) Linux
10 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
10 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
10 3 (16.67%) Service Management

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Firewall
1 7 (38.89%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) HP UFT
1 2 (11.11%) LoadRunner
2 1 (5.56%) MSTest
2 1 (5.56%) NUnit
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Support Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Technical Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Technical Support
2 7 (38.89%) Technical Support Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) 1st Line Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (22.22%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) 1st Line Technical Support
3 4 (22.22%) Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Network Support
4 3 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Server Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Server Support
4 3 (16.67%) Server Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Release Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
1 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
1 2 (11.11%) Entity Framework
1 2 (11.11%) LINQ
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.56%) Code First Entity Framework
2 1 (5.56%) jQuery
2 1 (5.56%) WCF
2 1 (5.56%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) NHS
2 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) AIX
2 4 (22.22%) Linux
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 5 (27.78%) Migration
4 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
5 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity
5 3 (16.67%) Service Management
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (11.11%) Change Management
6 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (11.11%) ITSM
6 2 (11.11%) OOP
6 2 (11.11%) Release Management
6 2 (11.11%) Re-Platforming
6 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 2 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
6 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) CCNA
1 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) SLA
2 2 (11.11%) QA
3 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
3 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) HP Data Protector
1 7 (38.89%) Tivoli
1 7 (38.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (11.11%) BMC Marimba
2 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (11.11%) SCCM
2 2 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (66.67%) VMware
3 11 (61.11%) Citrix
4 7 (38.89%) Cisco
5 5 (27.78%) Dell
6 2 (11.11%) BMC
6 2 (11.11%) IBM
6 2 (11.11%) Remedy
6 2 (11.11%) ServiceNow
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle