The table below looks at the statistics for HP SIM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP SIM over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Systems Insight Manager (HP SIM)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing HP SIM 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - -
As % of the Systems Management category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £255
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £16.83 -
% change year-on-year
+36.70% -
HP SIM
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Systems Management Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
123 82 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 11.18% 8.23% 13.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 60 36
Median daily rate £425 £590 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.96% +57.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £303 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £700 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 17
Median hourly rate £13.00 £20.19 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.59% -52.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+18.90% -19.26%

HP SIM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing HP SIM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

HP SIM Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

HP SIM
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

HP SIM Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire