The table below looks at the statistics for HP SIM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP SIM over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Systems Insight Manager (HP SIM)
Rank - - 148
Contract jobs citing HP SIM 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.031%
As % of the Systems Management category - - 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
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
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 South West region.

Systems Management Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
236 220 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 8.05% 7.11% 6.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 127 127
Average daily rate £366 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.33% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £255 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 29 2
Average hourly rate £15.36 £20.19 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.92% -6.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.96 £12.50 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 £31.50 £28.30
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 the South West

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

HP SIM Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

HP SIM
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

HP SIM Daily Rate Trend in the South West

HP SIM
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

HP SIM Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

HP SIM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) NX-OS

HP SIM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) NX-OS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Storage Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) VMware