The table below looks at the statistics for HP Data Protector skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Data Protector over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Data Protector
Rank 566 558 534
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -24
Contract jobs citing HP Data Protector 26 12 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.023% 0.055%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.58% 0.33% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 4
Average daily rate
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£379 £285 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.12% -10.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £186 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £379 £273 £318
% change year-on-year
+39.23% -14.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year
- -4.34%

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

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4489 3666 3158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.28% 7.16% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2803 2203 1667
Average daily rate £415 £388 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.09% +3.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £503 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 140 208
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.53 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.58% -10.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.02 £12.42 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.88 £37.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-6.23% -14.68%

HP Data Protector
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP Data Protector within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

HP Data Protector Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

HP Data Protector
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HP Data Protector within the UK.

HP Data Protector Daily Rate Trend in the UK

HP Data Protector
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP Data Protector within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

HP Data Protector Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

HP Data Protector
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HP Data Protector within the UK.

HP Data Protector Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

HP Data Protector
Top 27 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP Data Protector within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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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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
England -17 23 £355 +24.56% 2
East of England -3 8 £525 +138.63%
South East -29 6 £350 +30.84% 2
West Midlands - 4 £275 -
London +12 3 £398 +39.47%
Berkshire -4 3 - -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £325 -
West Sussex - 2 £323 - 1
City of London - 1 £525 -
Hampshire - 1 £360 - 1
North Yorkshire - - - -
North West - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Peterborough - - - -
Slough - - - -
Wigan - - - -
Worthing - - - -
York - - - -
Andover - - - - 1
Cardiff - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Crawley - - - -
South Wales - - - -
South West - - - -
Wales - - - -

HP Data Protector
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing HP Data Protector 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 Data Protector.

1 48 (100.00%) HP
2 36 (75.00%) VMware
3 26 (54.17%) Windows
4 21 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (41.67%) Active Directory
5 20 (41.67%) Citrix
5 20 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (37.50%) Microsoft
7 17 (35.42%) SharePoint
8 16 (33.33%) SC Cleared
8 16 (33.33%) Security Cleared
9 14 (29.17%) vSphere
9 14 (29.17%) MS Exchange
10 13 (27.08%) DHCP
10 13 (27.08%) DNS
11 12 (25.00%) SAN
11 12 (25.00%) SQL
12 11 (22.92%) Oracle
12 11 (22.92%) UNIX
13 10 (20.83%) Linux
13 10 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
14 9 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
14 9 (18.75%) Migration
15 8 (16.67%) Replication
15 8 (16.67%) HPUX
15 8 (16.67%) Windows XP
15 8 (16.67%) 3PAR

HP Data Protector
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing HP Data Protector 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 Data Protector. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (35.42%) SharePoint
2 14 (29.17%) MS Exchange
3 9 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (8.33%) IIS
6 3 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (4.17%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (4.17%) Lync
7 2 (4.17%) WebLogic
8 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Amazon S3
1 5 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.33%) Office 365
3 1 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.08%) DHCP
1 13 (27.08%) DNS
2 12 (25.00%) SAN
3 7 (14.58%) Firewall
4 5 (10.42%) VPN
5 4 (8.33%) NAS
6 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
6 3 (6.25%) LAN
6 3 (6.25%) WAN
7 2 (4.17%) ISDN
7 2 (4.17%) PSTN
7 2 (4.17%) VLAN
7 2 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (2.08%) Network Security
8 1 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.08%) Internet
8 1 (2.08%) OSPF
8 1 (2.08%) VRRP
8 1 (2.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (25.00%) Consultant
2 10 (20.83%) Administrator
3 7 (14.58%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (12.50%) VMware Consultant
4 6 (12.50%) Backup Consultant
5 4 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) UNIX Administrator
6 3 (6.25%) Server Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Server Support
7 2 (4.17%) Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Server Support Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Storage Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Storage Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Data Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) Web Services
2 3 (6.25%) MSMQ
2 3 (6.25%) .NET
3 2 (4.17%) CSS
3 2 (4.17%) Middleware
3 2 (4.17%) Application Packaging
3 2 (4.17%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (16.67%) Replication
3 5 (10.42%) Clustering
4 3 (6.25%) PKI
4 3 (6.25%) Client/Server
4 3 (6.25%) Blackberry
4 3 (6.25%) Celerra
5 2 (4.17%) Open Source
5 2 (4.17%) Fat Client
5 2 (4.17%) Thin Client
6 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (54.17%) Windows
2 20 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 20 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (22.92%) UNIX
4 10 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (20.83%) Linux
5 8 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 8 (16.67%) HPUX
5 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (10.42%) AIX
7 3 (6.25%) Solaris
7 3 (6.25%) VMS
7 3 (6.25%) Windows 2000
7 3 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) Migration
2 7 (14.58%) Project Management
3 6 (12.50%) Change Management
4 4 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.25%) ITIL
5 3 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 3 (6.25%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.17%) Performance Testing
6 2 (4.17%) Change Data Capture
6 2 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (4.17%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.17%) Six Sigma
6 2 (4.17%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.17%) Service Management
7 1 (2.08%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.08%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.00%) SQL
2 7 (14.58%) PowerShell
3 5 (10.42%) Shell Script
4 3 (6.25%) VB
5 2 (4.17%) C
6 1 (2.08%) Perl
6 1 (2.08%) VBScript
6 1 (2.08%) Korn
6 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 16 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) HP MASE
2 1 (2.08%) MCP
2 1 (2.08%) MCSE
2 1 (2.08%) CCNP
2 1 (2.08%) CCNA
2 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.08%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 14 (29.17%) vSphere
4 9 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (16.67%) XenApp
6 6 (12.50%) VMware ESX
7 5 (10.42%) XenServer
8 3 (6.25%) ISA Server
8 3 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (4.17%) KVM
9 2 (4.17%) RHEV
10 1 (2.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (2.08%) UAG
10 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
10 1 (2.08%) VMware GSX
10 1 (2.08%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) SCCM
2 4 (8.33%) HP SIM
3 3 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (6.25%) OpenView
3 3 (6.25%) Unicenter
3 3 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (6.25%) Nagios
3 3 (6.25%) ARCserve
4 2 (4.17%) NetBackup
4 2 (4.17%) SCOM
5 1 (2.08%) SCDPM
5 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.08%) WSUS
5 1 (2.08%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (2.08%) Legato
5 1 (2.08%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (2.08%) MOM
Vendors
1 48 (100.00%) HP
2 36 (75.00%) VMware
3 20 (41.67%) Citrix
4 18 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 11 (22.92%) Oracle
6 8 (16.67%) Veeam
6 8 (16.67%) 3PAR
7 4 (8.33%) Brocade
7 4 (8.33%) EMC
7 4 (8.33%) Red Hat
7 4 (8.33%) CheckPoint
7 4 (8.33%) McAfee
8 3 (6.25%) CA
8 3 (6.25%) Cisco
8 3 (6.25%) NetApp
8 3 (6.25%) Lumension
8 3 (6.25%) Clearswift
9 2 (4.17%) Veritas
9 2 (4.17%) IBM
10 1 (2.08%) Sun