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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Data Protector
Rank 589 555 576
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +21
Contract jobs citing HP Data Protector 23 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.036% 0.031%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.54% 0.50% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 13
Average daily rate
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£300 £285 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £435 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £245 £325
% change year-on-year
+22.44% -24.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +26.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £16.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
- +26.92%

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
4262 3815 3796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.66% 7.24% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2517 2214 1968
Average daily rate £390 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £213 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 152 176
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.99 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.11 £35.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% +11.11%

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 28 August 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 23 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 28 August 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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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
England -15 20 £300 +5.26% 6
London +8 5 £425 +49.12% 2
West Midlands -4 3 - -
West Yorkshire - 3 £450 -
Yorkshire - 3 £450 -
City of London - 3 £425 -
South East -13 2 £250 +42.85% 4
South Wales - - - - 1
Wales - - - - 1
Andover - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Crawley - - - - 1
Croydon - - - -
Leeds - - - -
South Croydon - - - -
Telford - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
North Yorkshire - - - -
Shropshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Sussex - - - - 1
Ealing - - - -

HP Data Protector
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 50 (100.00%) HP
2 32 (64.00%) VMware
3 27 (54.00%) Windows
4 23 (46.00%) Citrix
5 21 (42.00%) SAN
6 19 (38.00%) Active Directory
7 17 (34.00%) UNIX
7 17 (34.00%) Oracle
8 16 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
9 15 (30.00%) Security Cleared
9 15 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (28.00%) MS Exchange
11 13 (26.00%) SC Cleared
11 13 (26.00%) XenApp
11 13 (26.00%) XenServer
12 12 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 12 (24.00%) Windows XP
12 12 (24.00%) SQL
12 12 (24.00%) ITIL
12 12 (24.00%) DHCP
12 12 (24.00%) DNS
13 11 (22.00%) vSphere
14 10 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
14 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
14 10 (20.00%) Linux
14 10 (20.00%) NetBackup
14 10 (20.00%) Brocade
15 9 (18.00%) Red Hat

HP Data Protector
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (16.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (6.00%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (6.00%) WebLogic
6 2 (4.00%) IIS
6 2 (4.00%) IBM Notes
6 2 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (42.00%) SAN
2 12 (24.00%) DNS
2 12 (24.00%) DHCP
3 4 (8.00%) LDAP
4 3 (6.00%) LAN
4 3 (6.00%) WAN
4 3 (6.00%) VPN
4 3 (6.00%) Firewall
5 2 (4.00%) iSCSI
5 2 (4.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (4.00%) PSTN
5 2 (4.00%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (8.00%) Oracle Exadata
3 4 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (8.00%) VLDB
3 4 (8.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Local Government
3 1 (2.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Electronics
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (30.00%) Administrator
2 6 (12.00%) Storage Administrator
3 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) UNIX Administrator
3 5 (10.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) DBA
4 4 (8.00%) Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) Tester
5 3 (6.00%) Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.00%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Storage Specialist
6 2 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Backup Consultant
7 1 (2.00%) UNIX Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) Web Services
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle Streams
2 3 (6.00%) CSS
2 3 (6.00%) Middleware
3 1 (2.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (2.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Replication
2 5 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.00%) Fat Client
4 3 (6.00%) Open Source
4 3 (6.00%) Thin Client
5 2 (4.00%) Blackberry
5 2 (4.00%) Clustering
5 2 (4.00%) IBM XIV
6 1 (2.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 27 (54.00%) Windows
2 17 (34.00%) UNIX
3 16 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (24.00%) Windows XP
6 10 (20.00%) Linux
7 6 (12.00%) HPUX
8 5 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (8.00%) Solaris
10 3 (6.00%) AIX
10 3 (6.00%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
11 2 (4.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) ITIL
2 7 (14.00%) Service Management
2 7 (14.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (8.00%) Database Tuning
3 4 (8.00%) Project Management
4 3 (6.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (6.00%) Change Data Capture
4 3 (6.00%) Migration
4 3 (6.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 3 (6.00%) Six Sigma
4 3 (6.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (4.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (4.00%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.00%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (2.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.00%) SQL
2 7 (14.00%) C
2 7 (14.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (12.00%) Shell Script
4 5 (10.00%) Perl
5 1 (2.00%) VBScript
5 1 (2.00%) VB
5 1 (2.00%) Korn
5 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (26.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (18.00%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (10.00%) Degree
5 4 (8.00%) OCP
6 2 (4.00%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.00%) RHCE
7 1 (2.00%) MCSE
7 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.00%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (38.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (26.00%) XenApp
3 13 (26.00%) XenServer
4 11 (22.00%) vSphere
5 9 (18.00%) Hyper-V
6 7 (14.00%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (12.00%) VMware ESX
8 5 (10.00%) ISA Server
8 5 (10.00%) XenDesktop
8 5 (10.00%) vCloud
9 4 (8.00%) Terminal Services
9 4 (8.00%) Oracle RMAN
10 3 (6.00%) KVM
10 3 (6.00%) RHEV
11 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (4.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (4.00%) MetaFrame
11 2 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (2.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 10 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 5 (10.00%) Backup Exec
3 4 (8.00%) ARCserve
3 4 (8.00%) Oracle Statspack
3 4 (8.00%) Data Guard
3 4 (8.00%) SCCM
4 2 (4.00%) SCOM
4 2 (4.00%) SCVMM
4 2 (4.00%) HP SIM
4 2 (4.00%) SCDPM
4 2 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.00%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (2.00%) Unicenter
5 1 (2.00%) Legato
5 1 (2.00%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (2.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 50 (100.00%) HP
2 32 (64.00%) VMware
3 23 (46.00%) Citrix
4 17 (34.00%) Oracle
5 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 10 (20.00%) Brocade
7 9 (18.00%) 3PAR
7 9 (18.00%) Red Hat
8 7 (14.00%) Symantec
9 6 (12.00%) CommVault
9 6 (12.00%) Cisco
10 5 (10.00%) Remedy
11 3 (6.00%) NetApp
11 3 (6.00%) IBM
12 2 (4.00%) CA
12 2 (4.00%) Lotus
13 1 (2.00%) Lumension
13 1 (2.00%) Veritas
13 1 (2.00%) McAfee
13 1 (2.00%) Sophos