The table below looks at the statistics for HP SIM skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP SIM over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Systems Insight Manager (HP SIM)
Rank 394 410 390
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -20
Contract jobs citing HP SIM 21 9 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.085% 0.036% 0.087%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.05% 0.53% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 18
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£245 £215 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.95% -36.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £158 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £374 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
-20.58% +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £29.00
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 London region.

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
2001 1691 1533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.10% 6.78% 6.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1380 1178 978
Average daily rate £425 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 28 50
Average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £20.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.47% -18.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £15.50 £13.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.90 £49.00 £45.15
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 London

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

HP SIM Jobs Demand Trend in London

HP SIM
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

HP SIM Daily Rate Trend in London

HP SIM
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP SIM across the London region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

HP SIM Daily Rate Histogram in London

HP SIM
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

HP SIM Hourly Rate Trend in London

HP SIM
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 23 October 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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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
City of London +23 5 £500 +17.64% 1
HP SIM
England

HP SIM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 41 (100.00%) HP
2 37 (90.24%) Active Directory
3 32 (78.05%) Windows
4 26 (63.41%) Finance
4 26 (63.41%) VMware
4 26 (63.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (51.22%) DNS
6 20 (48.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (48.78%) BMC PATROL
7 19 (46.34%) PowerShell
8 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
9 16 (39.02%) Citrix
9 16 (39.02%) XenApp
10 15 (36.59%) SCOM
10 15 (36.59%) Clustering
10 15 (36.59%) Control-M
11 14 (34.15%) SCCM
11 14 (34.15%) vSphere
12 13 (31.71%) IBM
13 12 (29.27%) ITIL
13 12 (29.27%) BMC
13 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (26.83%) Backup Exec
14 11 (26.83%) Banking
14 11 (26.83%) SharePoint
15 10 (24.39%) SLA
15 10 (24.39%) Veritas
16 9 (21.95%) XenDesktop
16 9 (21.95%) VMware ESX
16 9 (21.95%) Financial Institution

HP SIM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 11 (26.83%) SharePoint
2 8 (19.51%) MS Exchange
3 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.88%) Lync
4 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 21 (51.22%) DNS
2 8 (19.51%) DHCP
3 7 (17.07%) SAN
4 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.88%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.44%) SNMP
6 1 (2.44%) LAN
6 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
General
1 26 (63.41%) Finance
2 11 (26.83%) Banking
3 9 (21.95%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.88%) Retail
4 2 (4.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Administrator
2 10 (24.39%) Wintel Engineer
3 9 (21.95%) Analyst
4 8 (19.51%) Operations Analyst
5 7 (17.07%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 7 (17.07%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (17.07%) Wintel Administrator
5 7 (17.07%) Wintel Systems Administrator
6 5 (12.20%) Server Administrator
6 5 (12.20%) Windows Administrator
7 4 (9.76%) Senior Wintel Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) VMware Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (4.88%) Support Technician
9 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support
10 1 (2.44%) Server Analyst
10 1 (2.44%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 1 (2.44%) 2nd Line Support Technician
10 1 (2.44%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.44%) XML
2 1 (2.44%) OLE
2 1 (2.44%) OLE DB
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) Clustering
2 8 (19.51%) SecurID
2 8 (19.51%) VAX
2 8 (19.51%) Hedge funds
2 8 (19.51%) AS400
3 2 (4.88%) Thin Client
3 2 (4.88%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.44%) iPhone
4 1 (2.44%) iPad
4 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 32 (78.05%) Windows
2 26 (63.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (48.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (19.51%) UNIX
4 8 (19.51%) Solaris
4 8 (19.51%) VMS
4 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (9.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) ITIL
2 6 (14.63%) Change Management
3 5 (12.20%) Capacity Management
4 4 (9.76%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.32%) Change Control
6 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.88%) Contact Management
6 2 (4.88%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.44%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.44%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (46.34%) PowerShell
2 7 (17.07%) VB
3 5 (12.20%) C
3 5 (12.20%) SQL
3 5 (12.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) MCSE
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) VCP5
2 1 (2.44%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.44%) MCITP
2 1 (2.44%) CCA
2 1 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (2.44%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (24.39%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (90.24%) Active Directory
2 16 (39.02%) XenApp
3 14 (34.15%) vSphere
4 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (21.95%) XenDesktop
5 9 (21.95%) VMware ESX
6 5 (12.20%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (4.88%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (4.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (48.78%) BMC PATROL
2 15 (36.59%) Control-M
2 15 (36.59%) SCOM
3 14 (34.15%) SCCM
4 11 (26.83%) Backup Exec
5 9 (21.95%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 8 (19.51%) NetBackup
6 8 (19.51%) OpenView
6 8 (19.51%) Legato
6 8 (19.51%) Tivoli
6 8 (19.51%) Tivoli NetView
6 8 (19.51%) Netcool
7 3 (7.32%) CA SiteMinder
8 2 (4.88%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (2.44%) MIMEsweeper
9 1 (2.44%) WSUS
9 1 (2.44%) SCOrch
9 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) HP
2 26 (63.41%) VMware
3 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
4 16 (39.02%) Citrix
5 13 (31.71%) IBM
6 12 (29.27%) BMC
7 10 (24.39%) Veritas
8 8 (19.51%) Remedy
8 8 (19.51%) Wall Street Systems
9 6 (14.63%) Cisco
10 5 (12.20%) Altiris
11 4 (9.76%) Symantec
12 3 (7.32%) Sophos
12 3 (7.32%) Clearswift
12 3 (7.32%) EMC
12 3 (7.32%) SolarWinds
12 3 (7.32%) ServiceNow
13 2 (4.88%) Kaseya
13 2 (4.88%) AppSense
14 1 (2.44%) Fujitsu Siemens
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