The table below looks at the statistics for HP SIM skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP SIM over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Systems Insight Manager (HP SIM)
Rank 604 593 562
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -31
Contract jobs citing HP SIM 33 20 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.039% 0.058%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.64% 0.48% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 23
Median daily rate £550 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £280 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £495 £417
UK excluding London median daily rate - £300 £223
% change year-on-year
- +34.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 £15.91 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £16.83 -
% change year-on-year
+36.70% -
HP SIM
UK

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

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
5122 4156 3953
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.05% 8.19% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3293 2556 2298
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 187 154
Median hourly rate £21.00 £20.19 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.03% -9.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.60 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £20.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -18.00%

HP SIM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

HP SIM
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

HP SIM Daily Rate Trend in England

HP SIM
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP SIM across the England region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

HP SIM Daily Rate Histogram in England

HP SIM
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

HP SIM Hourly Rate Trend in England

HP SIM
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP SIM within the England region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -7 18 £550 +15.78% 1
South East -5 11 - - 2
North East - 4 - - 1
HP SIM
UK

HP SIM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 England region with a requirement for HP SIM.

1 44 (100.00%) HP
2 43 (97.73%) Windows
3 34 (77.27%) Microsoft
4 32 (72.73%) Active Directory
5 28 (63.64%) VMware
6 24 (54.55%) Finance
6 24 (54.55%) Citrix
7 23 (52.27%) VMware Infrastructure
8 20 (45.45%) Windows Server
9 19 (43.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (40.91%) PowerShell
10 18 (40.91%) MS Exchange
11 17 (38.64%) DHCP
11 17 (38.64%) DNS
12 16 (36.36%) TCP/IP
12 16 (36.36%) Symantec
12 16 (36.36%) Application Packaging
12 16 (36.36%) vSphere
13 14 (31.82%) Mentoring
13 14 (31.82%) Backup Exec
14 13 (29.55%) MS Office
15 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
15 12 (27.27%) Project Management
16 11 (25.00%) Blackberry
16 11 (25.00%) IBM
16 11 (25.00%) LAN
16 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (25.00%) Banking
16 11 (25.00%) Windows 7
16 11 (25.00%) Hyper-V

HP SIM
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 18 (40.91%) MS Exchange
2 8 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 5 (11.36%) IIS
4 4 (9.09%) Apache
4 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (9.09%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (29.55%) MS Office
2 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.45%) Mimecast
2 4 (9.09%) SaaS
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (38.64%) DHCP
1 17 (38.64%) DNS
2 16 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 11 (25.00%) LAN
4 10 (22.73%) NetScaler
4 10 (22.73%) SAN
4 10 (22.73%) WAN
5 9 (20.45%) Wireless
6 6 (13.64%) Firewall
7 4 (9.09%) Internet
8 3 (6.82%) NAS
9 1 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (2.27%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (2.27%) NX-OS
9 1 (2.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MSI
General
1 24 (54.55%) Finance
2 11 (25.00%) Banking
3 9 (20.45%) Financial Institution
3 9 (20.45%) Legal
4 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Analyst
2 11 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 10 (22.73%) Wintel Engineer
4 9 (20.45%) Citrix Engineer
4 9 (20.45%) PowerShell Engineer
4 9 (20.45%) Service Desk Analyst
5 8 (18.18%) VMware Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Administrator
6 5 (11.36%) Senior Citrix Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Senior VMware Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Architect
8 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Wintel Administrator
8 3 (6.82%) Wintel Systems Administrator
9 2 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.45%) .NET
1 9 (20.45%) HTML
2 4 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 9 (20.45%) AS400
2 9 (20.45%) Clustering
2 9 (20.45%) Mathematics
3 6 (13.64%) Data Centre
4 4 (9.09%) Device Driver
4 4 (9.09%) Fat Client
4 4 (9.09%) Thin Client
5 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.55%) Client/Server
6 2 (4.55%) EMC VNX
6 2 (4.55%) HP Storage
6 2 (4.55%) Mainframe
6 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.55%) NHS
7 1 (2.27%) CMDB
7 1 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (2.27%) HP StoreVirtual
7 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 43 (97.73%) Windows
2 20 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 19 (43.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 10 (22.73%) Windows XP
6 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.55%) Linux
8 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.27%) Unix
8 1 (2.27%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) Application Packaging
2 14 (31.82%) Mentoring
3 12 (27.27%) Project Management
4 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (22.73%) Change Management
5 10 (22.73%) Configuration Management
5 10 (22.73%) Incident Management
5 10 (22.73%) ITIL
6 9 (20.45%) Coaching
6 9 (20.45%) Open Source
6 9 (20.45%) Server Building
7 6 (13.64%) Problem Management
8 5 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (11.36%) High Availability
8 5 (11.36%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (9.09%) Asset Management
9 4 (9.09%) Data Management
9 4 (9.09%) Workflow
10 3 (6.82%) ITIL V3
10 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.91%) PowerShell
2 9 (20.45%) C
2 9 (20.45%) C#
3 6 (13.64%) SQL
4 3 (6.82%) VB
5 2 (4.55%) VBScript
6 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) MCP
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.27%) Degree
5 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 23 (52.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (36.36%) vSphere
4 11 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 10 (22.73%) XenApp
6 9 (20.45%) Terminal Services
6 9 (20.45%) XenDesktop
7 4 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (9.09%) VMware ESX
8 3 (6.82%) Firmware
9 1 (2.27%) DFS Replication
9 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (2.27%) NFS
9 1 (2.27%) vCloud
9 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (31.82%) Backup Exec
2 11 (25.00%) SCOM
3 9 (20.45%) EdgeSight
3 9 (20.45%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 9 (20.45%) SCCM
3 9 (20.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 4 (9.09%) OpenView
4 4 (9.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (9.09%) Perfmon
4 4 (9.09%) SCOrch
5 3 (6.82%) BMC PATROL
5 3 (6.82%) Control-M
5 3 (6.82%) IBM BigFix
6 2 (4.55%) HP NNM
6 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (2.27%) DameWare
7 1 (2.27%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (2.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) HP
2 34 (77.27%) Microsoft
3 28 (63.64%) VMware
4 24 (54.55%) Citrix
5 16 (36.36%) Symantec
6 11 (25.00%) IBM
7 10 (22.73%) CA
8 9 (20.45%) AppSense
8 9 (20.45%) Avaya
8 9 (20.45%) Becrypt
9 4 (9.09%) Dell
9 4 (9.09%) Lotus
9 4 (9.09%) Oracle
9 4 (9.09%) Red Hat
10 3 (6.82%) BMC
10 3 (6.82%) SolarWinds
11 2 (4.55%) 3PAR
11 2 (4.55%) Brocade
11 2 (4.55%) Cisco
12 1 (2.27%) Clearswift