The table below looks at the statistics for HP SIM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP SIM over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Systems Insight Manager (HP SIM)
Rank 147 - 128
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HP SIM 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.034% - 0.038%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.31% - 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £300 £255
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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 Scotland region.

Systems Management Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
323 250 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 10.86% 8.36% 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 149 101
Average daily rate £380 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £114 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 2
Average hourly rate £37.50 £31.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% +93.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -19.26%

HP SIM
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

HP SIM Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

HP SIM
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

HP SIM Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

HP SIM
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

HP SIM Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

HP SIM
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
HP SIM
UK

HP SIM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) OpenView
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Perfmon
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) MSI
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (50.00%) Apache

HP SIM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) OpenView
1 1 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Perfmon
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat