The table below looks at the statistics for HP SIM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent 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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Systems Insight Manager (HP SIM)
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HP SIM 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.66% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 6.90% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
-20.58% +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £14.00 -
% change year-on-year
+96.42% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Systems Management Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
29 22 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 9.54% 7.61% 10.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 16 8
Average daily rate £425 £500 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +135.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £364 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £525 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 16
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +57.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £23.20 £19.25
% change year-on-year
-5.17% +20.51%

HP SIM
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

HP SIM Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

HP SIM
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

HP SIM Daily Rate Trend in Kent

HP SIM
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

HP SIM Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

HP SIM
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (100.00%) Veeam
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (100.00%) Server Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Intel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel

HP SIM
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Virtualisation Specialist
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) Intel