Period
to 24 April 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 24 April 2019 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 43 52
Rank change year-on-year -25 +9 +15
Contract jobs citing HP 41 64 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.63% 4.28% 3.36%
As % of the Vendors category 5.96% 9.28% 7.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 27
Wales median daily rate £413 £370 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.49% +117.65% +21.43%
10th Percentile £305 £155 £101
90th Percentile £450 £453 £370
UK median daily rate £388 £363 £363
% change year-on-year +6.90% - -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 17 16
Wales median hourly rate £12.25 £11.33 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.17% -21.90% -12.45%
10th Percentile £8.81 £10.16 £12.18
90th Percentile £22.85 £18.52 £25.00
UK median hourly rate £14.32 £15.00 £14.69
% change year-on-year -4.55% +2.13% -34.72%

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 Wales.

All Vendors
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 688 690 586
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 44.07% 46.15% 44.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 493 471 393
Wales median daily rate £450 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £192 £175
90th Percentile £650 £538 £538
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 44 55
Wales median hourly rate £14.07 £13.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.17% -8.62% -9.38%
10th Percentile £8.81 £10.16 £11.00
90th Percentile £35.00 £35.33 £38.49
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £17.30
% change year-on-year +6.86% +1.16% -8.95%

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for HP in Wales

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in Wales

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in Wales over the 6 months to 24 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP in Wales

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in Wales

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Wales

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in Wales over the 6 months to 24 April 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for HP 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 6 months to 24 April 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -25 30 £413 +3.13%
West Wales -1 10 - -
HP
UK

For the 6 months to 24 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing HP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for HP.

1 20 (48.78%) Active Directory
2 19 (46.34%) Windows
3 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
4 14 (34.15%) VMware
5 12 (29.27%) Hyper-V
6 11 (26.83%) NHS
7 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (21.95%) Cisco
9 8 (19.51%) Dell
9 8 (19.51%) ITIL
9 8 (19.51%) Change Management
10 7 (17.07%) Citrix
10 7 (17.07%) XenApp
10 7 (17.07%) XenDesktop
10 7 (17.07%) Clustering
10 7 (17.07%) Office 365
10 7 (17.07%) NetScaler
11 6 (14.63%) Windows Server
11 6 (14.63%) Windows 10
11 6 (14.63%) Informatics
12 5 (12.20%) Fat Client
12 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 5 (12.20%) SCCM
12 5 (12.20%) SCOM
12 5 (12.20%) SCVMM
12 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
12 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
12 5 (12.20%) vSphere
12 5 (12.20%) Project Planning
12 5 (12.20%) Firewall

HP
Co-occurring 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 4 (9.76%) IIS
1 4 (9.76%) Skype for Business
2 3 (7.32%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) Office 365
2 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) NetScaler
2 5 (12.20%) Firewall
2 5 (12.20%) SAN
3 4 (9.76%) LAN
3 4 (9.76%) WAN
4 3 (7.32%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (7.32%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (7.32%) DHCP
4 3 (7.32%) DNS
5 2 (4.88%) Skype
5 2 (4.88%) Wireless
6 1 (2.44%) FTP
6 1 (2.44%) HTTP
6 1 (2.44%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) MS Access
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) IT Support
2 5 (12.20%) Analyst
2 5 (12.20%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) IT Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) IT Support Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) Senior Hyper-V Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) Senior VMware Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) Support Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) Support Technician
2 5 (12.20%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (9.76%) Help Desk Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) IT Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) Junior Applications Support
3 4 (9.76%) Junior Help Desk Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) Junior Help Desk Support
3 4 (9.76%) Junior IT Support Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) Service Desk Support
3 4 (9.76%) Service Desk Technician
3 4 (9.76%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) .NET
1 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
1 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET
1 2 (4.88%) jQuery
1 2 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.44%) JSON
2 1 (2.44%) RESTful
2 1 (2.44%) SOAP
2 1 (2.44%) Web Services
2 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) NHS
2 7 (17.07%) Clustering
3 5 (12.20%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (12.20%) Fat Client
3 5 (12.20%) Thin Client
4 3 (7.32%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.88%) PKI
5 2 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 19 (46.34%) Windows
2 6 (14.63%) Windows 10
2 6 (14.63%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Embedded Compact
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) Change Management
1 8 (19.51%) ITIL
2 6 (14.63%) Informatics
3 5 (12.20%) Converged Infrastructure
3 5 (12.20%) IT Strategy
3 5 (12.20%) Project Planning
4 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (9.76%) Migration
5 3 (7.32%) Antivirus Management
5 3 (7.32%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (7.32%) Defect Management
5 3 (7.32%) DevOps
5 3 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (7.32%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.32%) Patch Management
5 3 (7.32%) Performance Management
5 3 (7.32%) Requirements Management
5 3 (7.32%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (7.32%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.88%) C#
2 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.88%) SQL
3 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) Degree
3 2 (4.88%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.44%) CCIE
4 1 (2.44%) CCNP
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (48.78%) Active Directory
2 12 (29.27%) Hyper-V
3 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (17.07%) XenApp
4 7 (17.07%) XenDesktop
5 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (12.20%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (12.20%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (12.20%) vSphere
6 3 (7.32%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (4.88%) vCloud
7 2 (4.88%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Clustering
1 5 (12.20%) SCCM
1 5 (12.20%) SCOM
1 5 (12.20%) SCVMM
2 3 (7.32%) HP ALM
2 3 (7.32%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (7.32%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (7.32%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (7.32%) SCOrch
2 3 (7.32%) SCSM
3 2 (4.88%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.44%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
2 14 (34.15%) VMware
3 9 (21.95%) Cisco
4 8 (19.51%) Dell
5 7 (17.07%) Citrix
6 5 (12.20%) Meraki
7 4 (9.76%) Fortinet
8 3 (7.32%) Actifio
8 3 (7.32%) Clearswift
8 3 (7.32%) F5
8 3 (7.32%) Intel
8 3 (7.32%) McAfee
8 3 (7.32%) NetApp
8 3 (7.32%) Veeam
9 2 (4.88%) Apple
9 2 (4.88%) Kaspersky
9 2 (4.88%) Sophos
9 2 (4.88%) Zerto
10 1 (2.44%) Hitachi
10 1 (2.44%) Veritas