Period
to 15 December 2018

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 15 December 2018 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 49 73
Rank change year-on-year -40 +24 +11
Contract jobs citing HP 29 44 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.68% 3.55% 2.35%
As % of the Vendors category 3.92% 8.82% 6.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 21 28
Wales median daily rate £300 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -13.33% +8.30%
10th Percentile £185 £155 £179
90th Percentile £450 £390 £506
UK median daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 4
Wales median hourly rate £12.25 £18.50 £12.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.78% +50.41% -1.01%
10th Percentile £10.13 £10.16 £11.63
90th Percentile £17.75 £22.90 £12.98
UK median hourly rate £15.30 £16.72 £14.50
% change year-on-year -8.48% +15.29% -27.50%

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 740 499 527
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 42.95% 40.27% 37.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 507 328 371
Wales median daily rate £425 £353 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.57% -11.88% +17.65%
10th Percentile £285 £168 £210
90th Percentile £613 £508 £563
UK median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 24 41
Wales median hourly rate £12.63 £14.50 £12.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.93% +13.37% -14.73%
10th Percentile £10.13 £10.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £39.90 £23.09 £61.25
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06% -5.71%

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 15 December 2018.

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
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 15 December 2018. 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 -29 28 £300 -7.69% 1
HP
UK

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, 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 10 (34.48%) Windows
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
1 10 (34.48%) SC Cleared
1 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
2 9 (31.03%) Test Management
2 9 (31.03%) Defect Management
2 9 (31.03%) HP ALM
2 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
3 8 (27.59%) Office 365
3 8 (27.59%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (24.14%) PKI
4 7 (24.14%) Requirements Management
4 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (20.69%) Project Management
5 6 (20.69%) PRINCE2
5 6 (20.69%) Dell
5 6 (20.69%) SAN
5 6 (20.69%) Technical Leadership
6 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
6 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
6 5 (17.24%) Test Strategy
6 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (17.24%) Software Testing
6 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (17.24%) Cisco
6 5 (17.24%) Manufacturing
7 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
7 4 (13.79%) Terminal Services
7 4 (13.79%) DNS
7 4 (13.79%) DHCP

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 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) SAN
2 4 (13.79%) DHCP
2 4 (13.79%) DNS
2 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.34%) NAS
4 2 (6.90%) VPN
5 1 (3.45%) Firewall
5 1 (3.45%) FTP
5 1 (3.45%) HTTP
5 1 (3.45%) HTTPS
5 1 (3.45%) LAN
5 1 (3.45%) MPLS
5 1 (3.45%) WAN
5 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) MS Access
General
1 5 (17.24%) Manufacturing
2 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Test Manager
2 4 (13.79%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (13.79%) Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Desktop Support
3 3 (10.34%) IT Support
3 3 (10.34%) Network Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Service Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) 1st Line Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Design Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Field Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Network Field Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) PKI
2 3 (10.34%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (13.79%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Defect Management
1 9 (31.03%) Test Management
2 7 (24.14%) Requirements Management
3 6 (20.69%) PRINCE2
3 6 (20.69%) Project Management
3 6 (20.69%) Technical Leadership
4 5 (17.24%) Software Testing
4 5 (17.24%) Test Strategy
5 2 (6.90%) Application Packaging
5 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.90%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
5 2 (6.90%) Network Design
5 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.45%) Break/Fix
6 1 (3.45%) Decision-Making
6 1 (3.45%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Migration
6 1 (3.45%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (3.45%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) SC Cleared
1 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) ISTQB
2 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (10.34%) CCNA
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.90%) CCNP
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.45%) HNC
5 1 (3.45%) ISEB
5 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.79%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (31.03%) HP ALM
2 8 (27.59%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (6.90%) AirWatch
3 2 (6.90%) NetBackup
3 2 (6.90%) SCCM
3 2 (6.90%) SCOM
4 1 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) Dell
3 5 (17.24%) Cisco
4 3 (10.34%) VMware
5 2 (6.90%) Aruba
5 2 (6.90%) Asigra
5 2 (6.90%) Dell Compellent
5 2 (6.90%) NetApp
5 2 (6.90%) NETGEAR
6 1 (3.45%) Acronis
6 1 (3.45%) Apple
6 1 (3.45%) Intel
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle
6 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.45%) Veeam