The table below looks at the statistics for HP SIM skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP SIM over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Systems Insight Manager (HP SIM)
Rank 168 186 203
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +17
Contract jobs citing HP SIM 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.088% 0.021% 0.068%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.78% 0.22% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £402 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £335 £326
% change year-on-year
-10.44% +2.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £23.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £25.50 £25.25
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.99%
HP SIM
London

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

Systems Management Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
384 459 566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.25% 9.75% 9.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 364 385
Median daily rate £513 £448 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.52% +6.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 13
Median hourly rate £27.50 £14.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.65% -13.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+26.19% -6.66%

HP SIM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

HP SIM
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 SIM across the City of London region.

HP SIM Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

HP SIM
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 SIM across the City of London region.

HP SIM Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

HP SIM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HP SIM 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 City of London region with a requirement for HP SIM.

1 7 (100.00%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
4 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) XenApp
5 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
5 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 2 (28.57%) Workflow
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Device Driver
5 2 (28.57%) SCOrch
5 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
5 2 (28.57%) SaaS
5 2 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (28.57%) Fat Client
5 2 (28.57%) SCCM
5 2 (28.57%) SCOM
5 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
5 2 (28.57%) Data Management

HP SIM
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Back Office
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory Support
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix Support
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre Operator
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 2 (28.57%) Device Driver
1 2 (28.57%) Fat Client
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Metrics
1 2 (28.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
1 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
2 2 (28.57%) Data Management
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (28.57%) Terminal Services
3 2 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (28.57%) XenApp
3 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
1 2 (28.57%) MOM
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) SCOM
1 2 (28.57%) SCOrch
1 2 (28.57%) Tivoli
1 2 (28.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Dollar Universe
2 1 (14.29%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) Symantec