The table below looks at the statistics for HP SIM skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP SIM over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Systems Insight Manager (HP SIM)
Rank 151 - 131
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HP SIM 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.082% - 0.033%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.90% - 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £291 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £320 £301
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 - £24.13
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 North West region.

Systems Management Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
334 316 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.15% 8.17% 7.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 170 118
Median daily rate £385 £364 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +21.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 20
Median hourly rate £20.73 £14.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.07% -36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.90 £12.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.80 £71.00 £35.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.00 £20.06
% change year-on-year
+29.54% +9.67%

HP SIM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

HP SIM
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

HP SIM Daily Rate Trend in the North West

HP SIM
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

HP SIM Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

HP SIM
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Manchester - 2 £283 - 1
Lancashire - 1 £300 -
HP SIM
England

HP SIM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 North West region with a requirement for HP SIM.

1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
3 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) SCOrch
3 1 (33.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) ZABBIX
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) SNMP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Thin Client

HP SIM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) SNMP
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Subject Matter Expert
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOrch
1 1 (33.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) arcserve
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Mitel
3 1 (33.33%) ProCurve
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) VMware