The table below looks at the statistics for HP SIM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP SIM over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Systems Insight Manager (HP SIM)
England / South East
Rank 238 251 254
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Contract jobs citing HP SIM 1 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.014% 0.061% 0.055%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.13% 0.59% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Median daily rate - £260 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -29.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £325 £355
% change year-on-year
- -8.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £63.00 £13.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +361.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £63.00 £13.65
% change year-on-year
- +361.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Systems Management Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
783 843 1084
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.70% 10.27% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 486 539
Median daily rate £425 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 44 30
Median hourly rate £16.50 £43.00 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.62% +84.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £15.78 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £55.55 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.38%

HP SIM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 South East

HP SIM
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

HP SIM Daily Rate Trend in the South East

HP SIM
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

HP SIM Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

HP SIM
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
Surrey - 1 - -
HP SIM
England

HP SIM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for HP SIM.

1 5 (100.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) NetApp
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF
4 1 (20.00%) Sophos
4 1 (20.00%) BGP
4 1 (20.00%) VRRP
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Huawei
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (20.00%) WSUS
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere

HP SIM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) BGP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) HSRP
1 1 (20.00%) OSPF
1 1 (20.00%) VRRP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Monitoring Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) DFS Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Huawei
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) NetApp
4 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (20.00%) Sophos