The first table below looks at the demand for HP SIM skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP SIM over the 3 months to 24 July 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 East of England 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Systems Insight Manager (HP SIM)
Rank 138 122 138
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +16
Contract jobs citing HP SIM 6 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.20% 0.084% 0.066%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.28% 1.16% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £375 £333
% change year-on-year
-18.66% +12.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £24.13 £27.80 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.21% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.13 £20.15 -
% change year-on-year
+19.72% -
Systems Management Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
263 172 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.69% 7.19% 7.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 77 114
Average daily rate £338 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £90 £102
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £418 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 20 17
Average hourly rate £15.50 £19.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.42% +11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £16.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +28.57%
HP SIM
England

HP SIM
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP SIM across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

HP SIM Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

HP SIM
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

HP SIM Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

HP SIM
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HP SIM across the East of England region.

HP SIM Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

HP SIM
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP SIM within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - 3 £313 - 1
Essex - - - -
HP SIM
England

HP SIM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing HP SIM 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 SIM.

1 6 (100.00%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) SaaS
3 3 (50.00%) iSCSI
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) OpenView
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) NetApp
4 2 (33.33%) MVS
4 2 (33.33%) EMC
4 2 (33.33%) IIS
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) Apache
4 2 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Server
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
4 2 (33.33%) Management Information System

HP SIM
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing HP SIM 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 SIM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DHCP
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) DMZ
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MSI
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Backup Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (33.33%) AS400
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (16.67%) VCP5
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Server
4 1 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) VMFS
4 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) OpenView
2 2 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (16.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) NetApp
4 2 (33.33%) EMC
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) Lotus
5 1 (16.67%) Dell