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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Systems Insight Manager (HP SIM)
Rank 597 587 571
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -16
Contract jobs citing HP SIM 32 19 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.064% 0.038% 0.054%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.61% 0.47% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 19
Median daily rate £550 £400 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £278 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £300 £262
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +14.65%
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
5215 4064 3783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.42% 8.22% 7.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3375 2549 2246
Median daily rate £450 £415 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +7.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 172 139
Median hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.46% -3.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.70 £33.40 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -17.61%

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 27 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 27 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 -2 16 £550 +15.78% 4
South East -8 10 - - 1
North East - 6 £200 - 1
HP SIM
UK

HP SIM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 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 46 (100.00%) HP
2 45 (97.83%) Windows
3 34 (73.91%) Microsoft
3 34 (73.91%) Active Directory
4 30 (65.22%) VMware
5 28 (60.87%) Citrix
6 24 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (50.00%) Finance
8 21 (45.65%) Windows Server
9 19 (41.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (41.30%) DHCP
9 19 (41.30%) DNS
10 18 (39.13%) Application Packaging
10 18 (39.13%) PowerShell
11 17 (36.96%) MS Exchange
12 16 (34.78%) Symantec
13 15 (32.61%) TCP/IP
13 15 (32.61%) vSphere
14 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
14 14 (30.43%) Backup Exec
15 13 (28.26%) Banking
15 13 (28.26%) MS Office
15 13 (28.26%) Mentoring
16 12 (26.09%) NetScaler
16 12 (26.09%) XenApp
16 12 (26.09%) SCOM
16 12 (26.09%) ITIL
16 12 (26.09%) Project Management
17 11 (23.91%) Blackberry
17 11 (23.91%) Terminal Services

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 17 (36.96%) MS Exchange
2 8 (17.39%) SharePoint
3 7 (15.22%) IIS
4 6 (13.04%) Apache
4 6 (13.04%) IBM Notes
5 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (28.26%) MS Office
2 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.57%) Mimecast
2 4 (8.70%) SaaS
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (41.30%) DHCP
1 19 (41.30%) DNS
2 15 (32.61%) TCP/IP
3 12 (26.09%) NetScaler
4 10 (21.74%) LAN
4 10 (21.74%) SAN
4 10 (21.74%) WAN
5 9 (19.57%) Wireless
6 8 (17.39%) Firewall
7 4 (8.70%) Internet
8 2 (4.35%) NAS
9 1 (2.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MSI
General
1 23 (50.00%) Finance
2 13 (28.26%) Banking
3 9 (19.57%) Financial Institution
3 9 (19.57%) Legal
4 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Analyst
2 11 (23.91%) Service Analyst
2 11 (23.91%) Wintel Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Citrix Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) PowerShell Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (17.39%) VMware Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Administrator
5 5 (10.87%) Senior Citrix Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Senior Wintel Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (8.70%) Automation Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Wintel Administrator
7 3 (6.52%) Wintel Support
7 3 (6.52%) Wintel Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) .NET
1 9 (19.57%) HTML
2 6 (13.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Blackberry
1 11 (23.91%) Clustering
2 9 (19.57%) AS400
2 9 (19.57%) Mathematics
3 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
4 4 (8.70%) Device Driver
4 4 (8.70%) Fat Client
4 4 (8.70%) Thin Client
5 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.35%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.35%) EMC VNX
5 2 (4.35%) HP Storage
5 2 (4.35%) Mainframe
5 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.35%) NHS
6 1 (2.17%) CMDB
6 1 (2.17%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (2.17%) Informatics
6 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.17%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 45 (97.83%) Windows
2 21 (45.65%) Windows Server
3 19 (41.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (23.91%) Windows 7
5 10 (21.74%) Windows XP
6 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.17%) Linux
8 1 (2.17%) Unix
8 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) Application Packaging
2 13 (28.26%) Mentoring
3 12 (26.09%) ITIL
3 12 (26.09%) Project Management
4 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (21.74%) Change Management
5 10 (21.74%) Configuration Management
5 10 (21.74%) Incident Management
6 9 (19.57%) Coaching
6 9 (19.57%) Open Source
6 9 (19.57%) Server Building
7 7 (15.22%) High Availability
8 5 (10.87%) ITIL V3
8 5 (10.87%) Problem Management
8 5 (10.87%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (8.70%) Asset Management
9 4 (8.70%) Data Management
9 4 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (8.70%) Workflow
10 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (39.13%) PowerShell
2 9 (19.57%) C
2 9 (19.57%) C#
3 8 (17.39%) SQL
4 3 (6.52%) VB
5 2 (4.35%) VBScript
6 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) MCP
2 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) Degree
4 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (73.91%) Active Directory
2 24 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (32.61%) vSphere
4 12 (26.09%) XenApp
5 11 (23.91%) Hyper-V
5 11 (23.91%) Terminal Services
5 11 (23.91%) XenDesktop
6 6 (13.04%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (8.70%) VMware ESX
8 2 (4.35%) Firmware
9 1 (2.17%) DFS Replication
9 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 14 (30.43%) Backup Exec
2 12 (26.09%) SCOM
3 11 (23.91%) EdgeSight
4 10 (21.74%) SCCM
5 9 (19.57%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 9 (19.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 6 (13.04%) OpenView
6 6 (13.04%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 6 (13.04%) Perfmon
7 4 (8.70%) SCOrch
8 3 (6.52%) BMC PATROL
8 3 (6.52%) Control-M
8 3 (6.52%) IBM BigFix
9 2 (4.35%) HP NNM
9 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (2.17%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (2.17%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (2.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) HP
2 34 (73.91%) Microsoft
3 30 (65.22%) VMware
4 28 (60.87%) Citrix
5 16 (34.78%) Symantec
6 11 (23.91%) AppSense
6 11 (23.91%) IBM
7 10 (21.74%) CA
8 9 (19.57%) Avaya
8 9 (19.57%) Becrypt
9 6 (13.04%) Lotus
9 6 (13.04%) Oracle
10 4 (8.70%) Dell
11 3 (6.52%) BMC
11 3 (6.52%) Cisco
11 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
11 3 (6.52%) SolarWinds
12 2 (4.35%) Brocade
12 2 (4.35%) NetApp
12 2 (4.35%) Sophos