The table below looks at the statistics for HP SIM skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP SIM over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Systems Insight Manager (HP SIM)
Rank 637 643 580
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -63
Contract jobs citing HP SIM 24 20 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.035% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.40% 0.41% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 23
Median daily rate £300 £395 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.05% +29.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £275 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £402
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £27.00 - £24.13
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.80 - £22.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.80 - £26.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 - £24.13

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
6039 4906 4509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 11.22% 8.59% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3982 3016 2630
Median daily rate £450 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £377 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +11.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 141 132
Median hourly rate £28.50 £21.51 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.48% +13.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £44.75 £31.53
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £21.76 £20.06
% change year-on-year
+30.95% +8.48%

HP SIM
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing HP SIM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

HP SIM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

HP SIM
Daily Rate Trend

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

HP SIM Daily Rate Trend in the UK

HP SIM
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HP SIM within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

HP SIM Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

HP SIM
Hourly Rate Trend

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

HP SIM Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

HP SIM
Top 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP SIM within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +22 24 £300 -25.00% 2
North East -29 12 £260 -5.45%
Tyne and Wear -27 11 £260 -5.45%
Newcastle upon Tyne -32 11 £260 -5.45%
London -6 5 £500 +25.00%
South East +13 3 £316 +6.30%
North West - 3 £291 - 1
City of London +49 2 £323 -
Manchester - 2 £283 - 1
Berkshire -7 1 £308 +3.36%
Middlesex - 1 £325 -
Surrey - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 £308 -
Watford - 1 - -
Guildford - 1 - -
Northumberland - 1 £375 -
East of England - 1 - - 1
Lancashire - 1 £300 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 1

HP SIM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HP SIM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for HP SIM.

1 62 (100.00%) HP
2 56 (90.32%) Windows
3 44 (70.97%) Microsoft
4 43 (69.35%) Active Directory
5 39 (62.90%) VMware
6 37 (59.68%) Citrix
7 32 (51.61%) VMware Infrastructure
8 27 (43.55%) Application Packaging
8 27 (43.55%) DNS
9 26 (41.94%) DHCP
10 25 (40.32%) SQL Server
11 24 (38.71%) Finance
11 24 (38.71%) Windows Server
12 21 (33.87%) Windows Server 2012
12 21 (33.87%) Clustering
12 21 (33.87%) ITIL
12 21 (33.87%) MS Excel
13 20 (32.26%) Terminal Services
14 19 (30.65%) SQL
14 19 (30.65%) PowerShell
15 17 (27.42%) IIS
15 17 (27.42%) MS Exchange
15 17 (27.42%) OpenView
15 17 (27.42%) Firewall
16 16 (25.81%) Change Management
16 16 (25.81%) Incident Management
16 16 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
16 16 (25.81%) Configuration Management
16 16 (25.81%) High Availability
17 15 (24.19%) vSphere

HP SIM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (27.42%) IIS
1 17 (27.42%) MS Exchange
2 15 (24.19%) Apache
2 15 (24.19%) IBM Notes
3 8 (12.90%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 21 (33.87%) MS Excel
2 13 (20.97%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.52%) Mimecast
2 4 (6.45%) SaaS
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (43.55%) DNS
2 26 (41.94%) DHCP
3 17 (27.42%) Firewall
4 13 (20.97%) TCP/IP
5 12 (19.35%) NetScaler
6 11 (17.74%) LAN
6 11 (17.74%) SAN
6 11 (17.74%) WAN
7 9 (14.52%) Wireless
8 4 (6.45%) Internet
9 2 (3.23%) VLAN
10 1 (1.61%) NAS
10 1 (1.61%) SNMP
10 1 (1.61%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (40.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (24.19%) MSI
General
1 24 (38.71%) Finance
2 14 (22.58%) Banking
3 9 (14.52%) Financial Institution
3 9 (14.52%) Legal
4 1 (1.61%) Back Office
4 1 (1.61%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 15 (24.19%) Wintel Engineer
2 14 (22.58%) Analyst
3 11 (17.74%) Service Analyst
4 10 (16.13%) Windows Engineer
5 9 (14.52%) Citrix Engineer
5 9 (14.52%) PowerShell Engineer
5 9 (14.52%) Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (14.52%) Support Engineer
6 8 (12.90%) VMware Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) Wintel Support
8 5 (8.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Senior Citrix Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Senior Wintel Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Windows Support Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) Administrator
9 4 (6.45%) Automation Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) Senior VMware Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (4.84%) Architect
10 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (24.19%) Middleware
2 9 (14.52%) .NET
2 9 (14.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (33.87%) Clustering
2 10 (16.13%) Blackberry
3 9 (14.52%) AS400
3 9 (14.52%) Mathematics
4 8 (12.90%) Data Centre
4 8 (12.90%) Management Information System
5 7 (11.29%) CMDB
6 5 (8.06%) Fat Client
6 5 (8.06%) Thin Client
7 4 (6.45%) Device Driver
8 3 (4.84%) HP Storage
9 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (3.23%) Client/Server
9 2 (3.23%) EMC VNX
9 2 (3.23%) Mainframe
9 2 (3.23%) NHS
10 1 (1.61%) HP StoreVirtual
10 1 (1.61%) Informatics
10 1 (1.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 56 (90.32%) Windows
2 24 (38.71%) Windows Server
3 21 (33.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (16.13%) Windows 7
5 10 (16.13%) Windows XP
6 9 (14.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.84%) Linux
8 1 (1.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (43.55%) Application Packaging
2 21 (33.87%) ITIL
3 16 (25.81%) Change Management
3 16 (25.81%) Configuration Management
3 16 (25.81%) High Availability
3 16 (25.81%) Incident Management
4 13 (20.97%) Mentoring
5 12 (19.35%) ITIL V3
5 12 (19.35%) Problem Management
5 12 (19.35%) Project Management
6 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (16.13%) Service Delivery
8 9 (14.52%) Coaching
8 9 (14.52%) Open Source
8 9 (14.52%) Server Building
9 7 (11.29%) CRM
9 7 (11.29%) E-Commerce
9 7 (11.29%) Escalation Management
9 7 (11.29%) Knowledge Management
10 5 (8.06%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (30.65%) PowerShell
1 19 (30.65%) SQL
2 9 (14.52%) C
2 9 (14.52%) C#
3 3 (4.84%) VB
4 2 (3.23%) VBScript
5 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (16.13%) Security Cleared
3 9 (14.52%) MCP
4 7 (11.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.61%) CCNA
5 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.61%) Degree
5 1 (1.61%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (69.35%) Active Directory
2 32 (51.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (32.26%) Terminal Services
4 15 (24.19%) Microsoft App-V
4 15 (24.19%) vSphere
5 14 (22.58%) XenApp
6 11 (17.74%) XenDesktop
7 10 (16.13%) Hyper-V
8 4 (6.45%) Firmware
8 4 (6.45%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (4.84%) VMware ESX
10 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 17 (27.42%) OpenView
2 15 (24.19%) Microsoft Clustering
2 15 (24.19%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 15 (24.19%) Perfmon
3 14 (22.58%) Backup Exec
4 13 (20.97%) SCOM
5 12 (19.35%) EdgeSight
6 10 (16.13%) SCCM
7 9 (14.52%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 9 (14.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 5 (8.06%) SCOrch
8 5 (8.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 4 (6.45%) BMC PATROL
10 3 (4.84%) Control-M
10 3 (4.84%) IBM BigFix
11 2 (3.23%) HP NNM
11 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 2 (3.23%) MOM
11 2 (3.23%) Tivoli
12 1 (1.61%) DameWare
Vendors
1 62 (100.00%) HP
2 44 (70.97%) Microsoft
3 39 (62.90%) VMware
4 37 (59.68%) Citrix
5 15 (24.19%) Lotus
5 15 (24.19%) Oracle
6 14 (22.58%) Symantec
7 12 (19.35%) AppSense
8 11 (17.74%) IBM
9 10 (16.13%) CA
10 9 (14.52%) Avaya
10 9 (14.52%) Becrypt
11 5 (8.06%) Cisco
12 4 (6.45%) BMC
12 4 (6.45%) Dell
12 4 (6.45%) Red Hat
12 4 (6.45%) Sophos
13 3 (4.84%) NetApp
13 3 (4.84%) SolarWinds
14 2 (3.23%) Brocade
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