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 November 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Data Protector
Rank 586 562 546
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -16
Contract jobs citing HP Data Protector 14 19 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.037% 0.049%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.30% 0.52% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 6
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£360 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £212 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £603 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -51.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £16.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- -51.47%

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
4592 3668 3315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.96% 7.09% 6.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2840 2225 1775
Average daily rate £400 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £345 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.07% +1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 148 199
Average hourly rate £23.25 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.30 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.88 £23.20 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+2.90% +5.45%

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 November 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 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 28 November 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 -58 13 £360 +12.50% 5
South East -33 5 £360 +12.50% 4
London +5 3 £481 -19.79%
East of England -5 3 £325 +47.72%
Cambridgeshire - 3 £325 -
Hampshire - 3 £360 -
City of London - 2 £481 -
Berkshire 0 1 - - 1
Scotland - 1 £399 -
West Sussex - 1 £295 - 3
Wiltshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
South Wales - - - - 1
South West - - - -
Wales - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Peterborough - - - -
Slough - - - - 1
Wigan - - - -
Worthing - - - -
York - - - -
Andover - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Crawley - - - - 3
North West - - - - 1

HP Data Protector
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 37 (100.00%) HP
2 25 (67.57%) VMware
3 18 (48.65%) Citrix
3 18 (48.65%) Windows
4 15 (40.54%) SC Cleared
4 15 (40.54%) Security Cleared
5 14 (37.84%) MS Exchange
5 14 (37.84%) Active Directory
6 13 (35.14%) SQL
6 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (32.43%) DHCP
7 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (32.43%) DNS
8 11 (29.73%) XenApp
9 10 (27.03%) vSphere
9 10 (27.03%) Windows XP
9 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
10 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2003
10 9 (24.32%) SharePoint
10 9 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (21.62%) VMware ESXi
11 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (21.62%) UNIX
11 8 (21.62%) SAN
11 8 (21.62%) Replication
12 7 (18.92%) Firewall
12 7 (18.92%) Linux
12 7 (18.92%) Oracle
12 7 (18.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (16.22%) XenServer

HP Data Protector
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (37.84%) MS Exchange
2 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (24.32%) SharePoint
3 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (10.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (5.41%) WebLogic
6 2 (5.41%) IIS
7 1 (2.70%) Lync
7 1 (2.70%) IBM Notes
7 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 12 (32.43%) DHCP
1 12 (32.43%) DNS
2 8 (21.62%) SAN
3 7 (18.92%) Firewall
4 5 (13.51%) VPN
5 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.41%) ISDN
5 2 (5.41%) LAN
5 2 (5.41%) PSTN
5 2 (5.41%) WAN
5 2 (5.41%) VLAN
5 2 (5.41%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.70%) Network Security
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.70%) Internet
6 1 (2.70%) SSL
6 1 (2.70%) OSPF
6 1 (2.70%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 2 (5.41%) Retail
1 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Administrator
2 8 (21.62%) Consultant
3 5 (13.51%) Backup Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) VMware Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) UNIX Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) Storage Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.41%) Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.41%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Wintel Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Wintel Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.70%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) Web Services
1 3 (8.11%) .NET
1 3 (8.11%) MSMQ
2 2 (5.41%) Application Packaging
2 2 (5.41%) Middleware
2 2 (5.41%) CSS
2 2 (5.41%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Replication
2 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.81%) Clustering
3 4 (10.81%) Blackberry
4 3 (8.11%) Client/Server
4 3 (8.11%) PKI
5 2 (5.41%) Thin Client
5 2 (5.41%) Fat Client
5 2 (5.41%) Open Source
6 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (48.65%) Windows
2 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (27.03%) Windows XP
5 8 (21.62%) UNIX
6 7 (18.92%) Linux
6 7 (18.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (13.51%) HPUX
8 3 (8.11%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (8.11%) Solaris
8 3 (8.11%) Windows 2000
9 2 (5.41%) AIX
10 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.51%) Project Management
2 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (8.11%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (8.11%) ITIL
3 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
3 3 (8.11%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.41%) Six Sigma
4 2 (5.41%) Service Management
4 2 (5.41%) Performance Testing
4 2 (5.41%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (5.41%) Change Data Capture
5 1 (2.70%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.70%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.70%) High Availability
5 1 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.70%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) SQL
2 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.11%) VB
3 3 (8.11%) C
4 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.70%) Perl
5 1 (2.70%) Korn
Qualifications
1 15 (40.54%) SC Cleared
1 15 (40.54%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) HP MASE
2 1 (2.70%) MCP
2 1 (2.70%) MCSE
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.70%) CCNP
2 1 (2.70%) CCNA
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (37.84%) Active Directory
2 11 (29.73%) XenApp
3 10 (27.03%) vSphere
4 9 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (21.62%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (16.22%) XenServer
7 5 (13.51%) VMware ESX
8 3 (8.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (8.11%) ISA Server
9 2 (5.41%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (5.41%) KVM
9 2 (5.41%) RHEV
10 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
10 1 (2.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) SCCM
2 4 (10.81%) ARCserve
3 3 (8.11%) HP SIM
3 3 (8.11%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (8.11%) Unicenter
3 3 (8.11%) Nagios
4 2 (5.41%) NetBackup
4 2 (5.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (2.70%) SCOM
5 1 (2.70%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (2.70%) Legato
5 1 (2.70%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) HP
2 25 (67.57%) VMware
3 18 (48.65%) Citrix
4 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
5 7 (18.92%) Oracle
6 6 (16.22%) 3PAR
7 4 (10.81%) Red Hat
7 4 (10.81%) CheckPoint
8 3 (8.11%) Lumension
8 3 (8.11%) CA
8 3 (8.11%) CommVault
8 3 (8.11%) Cisco
8 3 (8.11%) McAfee
8 3 (8.11%) Clearswift
8 3 (8.11%) Brocade
9 1 (2.70%) Veritas
9 1 (2.70%) Lotus
9 1 (2.70%) EMC
9 1 (2.70%) Juniper
9 1 (2.70%) Sun