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 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP Data Protector
Rank 570 572 520
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -52
Contract jobs citing HP Data Protector 27 27 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.050% 0.046%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.62% 0.65% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 9
Average daily rate
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£293 £325 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £184 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £472
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £324 £433
% change year-on-year
-13.64% -25.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 3
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -38.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- -38.88%

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
4348 4163 3282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.81% 7.64% 6.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2655 2398 1882
Average daily rate £408 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.16% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 201 154 165
Average hourly rate £20.19 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.28% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £45.00 £34.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +25.00%

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 27 April 2015.

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 28 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 27 April 2015. 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 +7 25 £315 -3.07% 4
South East -11 12 £425 +30.76% 1
Berkshire +10 7 - -
Bracknell +8 6 - -
London -16 5 £343 -11.03% 2
Manchester - 4 £225 -
North West - 4 £225 -
Worthing - 3 £450 -
West Sussex - 3 £450 -
South Wales -1 2 £170 -60.00%
Wales -8 2 £170 -60.00%
Yorkshire -27 2 £375 -
City of London +5 1 £250 -24.52% 1
Leeds -6 1 £375 -
West Yorkshire -12 1 £375 -
East Midlands - 1 £330 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £250 -
Hampshire - 1 £300 -
Leicestershire - 1 £330 - 1
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £425 -
Leicester - 1 £330 - 1
Caerphilly - 1 £165 -
Cardiff - 1 £175 -
Peterborough - 1 £250 -
Woking - 1 £425 -
Wokingham - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £250 -

HP Data Protector
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 52 (100.00%) HP
2 38 (73.08%) Windows
3 33 (63.46%) VMware
4 30 (57.69%) Microsoft
5 27 (51.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 25 (48.08%) VMware Infrastructure
8 22 (42.31%) Active Directory
9 18 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (32.69%) vSphere
11 15 (28.85%) SAN
12 12 (23.08%) Migration
13 10 (19.23%) Citrix
13 10 (19.23%) Linux
13 10 (19.23%) UNIX
13 10 (19.23%) MS Exchange
13 10 (19.23%) SharePoint
13 10 (19.23%) 3PAR
14 9 (17.31%) Security Cleared
14 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (15.38%) Blackberry
15 8 (15.38%) DHCP
15 8 (15.38%) HPUX
15 8 (15.38%) SQL
15 8 (15.38%) Oracle
15 8 (15.38%) TCP/IP
15 8 (15.38%) DNS
15 8 (15.38%) Veeam
15 8 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
16 7 (13.46%) SLA

HP Data Protector
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 10 (19.23%) SharePoint
1 10 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 7 (13.46%) IIS
3 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (7.69%) Lync
5 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.92%) Apache
6 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (11.54%) Office 365
3 5 (9.62%) Amazon S3
4 4 (7.69%) Amazon Glacier
5 1 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 15 (28.85%) SAN
2 8 (15.38%) DHCP
2 8 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 8 (15.38%) DNS
3 4 (7.69%) Firewall
3 4 (7.69%) NAS
3 4 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (5.77%) Internet
4 3 (5.77%) LAN
4 3 (5.77%) WAN
5 2 (3.85%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.92%) SSH
6 1 (1.92%) VLAN
6 1 (1.92%) OSPF
6 1 (1.92%) VRRP
6 1 (1.92%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.92%) LDAP
6 1 (1.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.92%) MySQL
3 1 (1.92%) DB2
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 3 (5.77%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.85%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Law
3 1 (1.92%) Legal
3 1 (1.92%) Advertising
3 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (23.08%) Support Engineer
2 10 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (17.31%) Server Engineer
3 9 (17.31%) Administrator
4 8 (15.38%) Server Support Engineer
4 8 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 8 (15.38%) Server Support
4 8 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (13.46%) Consultant
6 5 (9.62%) AWS Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) AWS Consultant
7 4 (7.69%) Data Consultant
7 4 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Storage Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (5.77%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) VMware Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Backup Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Backup Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) .NET
1 1 (1.92%) Web Services
1 1 (1.92%) MSMQ
1 1 (1.92%) Application Packaging
1 1 (1.92%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (15.38%) Blackberry
3 5 (9.62%) Clustering
4 3 (5.77%) Celerra
5 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.92%) Replication
6 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.92%) PKI
6 1 (1.92%) Statistics
6 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.92%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (1.92%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 38 (73.08%) Windows
2 27 (51.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (19.23%) UNIX
5 10 (19.23%) Linux
6 8 (15.38%) HPUX
7 5 (9.62%) AIX
8 4 (7.69%) Apple iOS
8 4 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (5.77%) Windows 7
9 3 (5.77%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (5.77%) Solaris
9 3 (5.77%) Windows XP
9 3 (5.77%) VMS
10 1 (1.92%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) Migration
2 7 (13.46%) ITIL
3 6 (11.54%) Change Management
4 3 (5.77%) Project Management
4 3 (5.77%) Problem Management
4 3 (5.77%) Operations Management
4 3 (5.77%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (5.77%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.85%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (3.85%) Change Control
5 2 (3.85%) Capacity Management
5 2 (3.85%) Service Management
5 2 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.85%) Identity Management
6 1 (1.92%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.92%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.92%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (1.92%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.92%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.38%) SQL
2 5 (9.62%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 3 (5.77%) VBA
4 3 (5.77%) VBScript
5 1 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (17.31%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.62%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.77%) BC Cleared
3 3 (5.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (5.77%) CCNA
3 3 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (3.85%) CCA
4 2 (3.85%) MCSE
4 2 (3.85%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) MCP
5 1 (1.92%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (48.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (42.31%) Active Directory
3 17 (32.69%) vSphere
4 4 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.77%) ISA Server
5 3 (5.77%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.85%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.85%) Firmware
7 1 (1.92%) Samba
7 1 (1.92%) VMware GSX
7 1 (1.92%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (1.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.92%) XenApp
7 1 (1.92%) iptables
7 1 (1.92%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) SCCM
2 5 (9.62%) HP SIM
3 4 (7.69%) SCOM
3 4 (7.69%) OpenView
4 3 (5.77%) vMotion
5 2 (3.85%) SCSM
5 2 (3.85%) Tivoli
5 2 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (3.85%) Nagios
5 2 (3.85%) NetBackup
5 2 (3.85%) Backup Exec
5 2 (3.85%) WSUS
6 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.92%) SCDPM
6 1 (1.92%) Cacti
6 1 (1.92%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.92%) ARCserve
6 1 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.92%) MOM
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) HP
2 33 (63.46%) VMware
3 30 (57.69%) Microsoft
4 10 (19.23%) Citrix
4 10 (19.23%) 3PAR
5 8 (15.38%) Veeam
5 8 (15.38%) Oracle
6 7 (13.46%) NetApp
7 6 (11.54%) IBM
7 6 (11.54%) Brocade
8 5 (9.62%) Dell
9 4 (7.69%) EMC
9 4 (7.69%) Apple
10 3 (5.77%) Symantec
10 3 (5.77%) McAfee
10 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
11 2 (3.85%) Sophos
11 2 (3.85%) SolarWinds
11 2 (3.85%) Cisco
12 1 (1.92%) Business Objects