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 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Systems Insight Manager (HP SIM)
Rank 378 385 342
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -43
Contract jobs citing HP SIM 17 18 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.080% 0.082% 0.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.00% 1.21% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 19
Average daily rate
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£500 £390 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% +21.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.65 £10.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+36.50% -45.94%
HP SIM
England

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
1707 1482 1248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.03% 6.75% 6.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1182 970 840
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.24% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 25 29
Average hourly rate £18.70 £15.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.66% -26.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £12.00 £13.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £34.75 £30.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 2015. 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
City of London +8 2 £388 +12.31% 1
HP SIM
England

HP SIM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 44 (100.00%) HP
2 40 (90.91%) Windows
3 35 (79.55%) VMware
4 29 (65.91%) Citrix
5 28 (63.64%) XenApp
6 27 (61.36%) SCOM
7 26 (59.09%) PowerShell
7 26 (59.09%) Microsoft
8 25 (56.82%) ITIL
8 25 (56.82%) SCCM
9 23 (52.27%) SAN
10 22 (50.00%) TCP/IP
10 22 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 20 (45.45%) Incident Management
11 20 (45.45%) IBM
11 20 (45.45%) Veritas
11 20 (45.45%) NetScaler
12 19 (43.18%) Active Directory
12 19 (43.18%) SharePoint
12 19 (43.18%) VBScript
12 19 (43.18%) XenDesktop
13 18 (40.91%) Replication
13 18 (40.91%) NAS
13 18 (40.91%) ServiceNow
14 17 (38.64%) Hyper-V
14 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2008
14 17 (38.64%) Dell
15 16 (36.36%) CA
15 16 (36.36%) Middleware
15 16 (36.36%) SCVMM

HP SIM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 19 (43.18%) SharePoint
2 15 (34.09%) OpenStack
3 9 (20.45%) MS Exchange
4 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (9.09%) Lync
6 1 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (52.27%) SAN
2 22 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 20 (45.45%) NetScaler
4 18 (40.91%) NAS
5 12 (27.27%) DNS
6 7 (15.91%) DHCP
7 1 (2.27%) SNMP
7 1 (2.27%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.27%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (31.82%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Banking
3 3 (6.82%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Analyst
1 13 (29.55%) Wintel Analyst
2 10 (22.73%) Wintel Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Administrator
4 5 (11.36%) Citrix Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Windows Administrator
5 4 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.82%) Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Server Administrator
6 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Wintel Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) VMware Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Citrix Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Wintel Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Backup Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (36.36%) Middleware
2 3 (6.82%) Application Packaging
3 2 (4.55%) XML
3 2 (4.55%) OLE
3 2 (4.55%) OLE DB
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.91%) Replication
2 5 (11.36%) Clustering
3 4 (9.09%) Fat Client
3 4 (9.09%) Thin Client
4 2 (4.55%) EqualLogic
5 1 (2.27%) HP StorageWorks
5 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 40 (90.91%) Windows
2 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (34.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (56.82%) ITIL
2 20 (45.45%) Incident Management
3 16 (36.36%) Low Latency
3 16 (36.36%) ITSM
4 15 (34.09%) Project Management
5 6 (13.64%) Change Control
6 3 (6.82%) Asset Management
7 2 (4.55%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.55%) Contact Management
7 2 (4.55%) Change Management
8 1 (2.27%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.27%) Service Management
8 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.27%) Software Deployment
8 1 (2.27%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (2.27%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (59.09%) PowerShell
2 19 (43.18%) VBScript
3 15 (34.09%) C#
4 2 (4.55%) SQL
4 2 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) MCSE
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.09%) CCA
2 4 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (9.09%) MCITP
3 3 (6.82%) Degree
3 3 (6.82%) CCEA
3 3 (6.82%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (6.82%) VCP5
4 1 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.27%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (63.64%) XenApp
2 22 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (43.18%) Active Directory
3 19 (43.18%) XenDesktop
4 17 (38.64%) Hyper-V
5 16 (36.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 15 (34.09%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (18.18%) vSphere
8 7 (15.91%) VMware ESX
9 5 (11.36%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (9.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 27 (61.36%) SCOM
2 25 (56.82%) SCCM
3 16 (36.36%) SCVMM
3 16 (36.36%) EdgeSight
4 5 (11.36%) BMC PATROL
5 3 (6.82%) Backup Exec
5 3 (6.82%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 2 (4.55%) SCOrch
6 2 (4.55%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (4.55%) BladeLogic
6 2 (4.55%) Control-M
6 2 (4.55%) CA Single Sign-On
6 2 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (4.55%) NetBackup
7 1 (2.27%) WSUS
7 1 (2.27%) OpenView
7 1 (2.27%) PureDisk
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) HP
2 35 (79.55%) VMware
3 29 (65.91%) Citrix
4 26 (59.09%) Microsoft
5 20 (45.45%) IBM
5 20 (45.45%) Veritas
6 18 (40.91%) ServiceNow
7 17 (38.64%) Dell
8 16 (36.36%) CA
8 16 (36.36%) Nimsoft
8 16 (36.36%) Veeam
9 8 (18.18%) Altiris
10 7 (15.91%) BMC
11 6 (13.64%) Symantec
12 5 (11.36%) SolarWinds
13 4 (9.09%) AppSense
13 4 (9.09%) Sophos
14 3 (6.82%) Clearswift
15 2 (4.55%) NetApp
15 2 (4.55%) Siemens
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