The first table below looks at the demand for HP Data Protector skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Data Protector over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the City of London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Data Protector
Rank 206 190 214
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +24
Contract jobs citing HP Data Protector 4 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.062% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.00% 1.70% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 6
Average daily rate £331 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.38% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £450 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £480 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £433 £338
% change year-on-year
-25.02% +28.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £27.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-38.88% -43.15%
Systems Management Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
399 411 456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 6.18% 6.59% 5.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 302 281
Average daily rate £414 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 16
Average hourly rate £17.50 £23.75 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +7.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £16.30 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £30.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
HP Data Protector
London

HP Data Protector
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP Data Protector across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

HP Data Protector Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

HP Data Protector
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HP Data Protector across the City of London region.

HP Data Protector Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

HP Data Protector
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP Data Protector across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

HP Data Protector Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

HP Data Protector
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HP Data Protector across the City of London region.

HP Data Protector Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

HP Data Protector
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing HP Data Protector also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HP Data Protector.

1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (50.00%) SCDPM
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) Lotus
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) ARCserve
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

HP Data Protector
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing HP Data Protector also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HP Data Protector. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Storage Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (50.00%) SCDPM
2 2 (50.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) Lotus
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec