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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Systems Insight Manager (HP SIM)
UK
Rank 607 611 583
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -28
Contract jobs citing HP SIM 1 17 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.033% 0.053%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.022% 0.37% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 21
Median daily rate £402 £358 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -28.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £300 £380
% change year-on-year
- -21.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £42.75 £13.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +213.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £63.00 £13.65
% change year-on-year
- +361.53%

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
4533 4622 4587
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.98% 8.89% 8.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3028 2911 2703
Median daily rate £463 £438 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +4.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 139 155
Median hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +51.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £12.72 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-32.78% +35.55%

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
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 3 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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +19 1 £402 +0.37%
London +13 1 £402 -5.52%
City of London -7 1 £402 +0.37%

HP SIM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 8 (100.00%) HP
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (50.00%) ITIL
5 4 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (37.50%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (37.50%) DNS
6 3 (37.50%) Information Security
6 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
6 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
6 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (25.00%) Retail
7 2 (25.00%) Huawei
7 2 (25.00%) Firewall
7 2 (25.00%) BGP
7 2 (25.00%) VRRP
7 2 (25.00%) Cisco
7 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 2 (25.00%) VBScript
7 2 (25.00%) Juniper
7 2 (25.00%) NetApp
7 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (25.00%) OSPF
7 2 (25.00%) DFS Replication

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 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) BGP
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) HSRP
2 2 (25.00%) OSPF
2 2 (25.00%) VRRP
3 1 (12.50%) NAS
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Wintel Support
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Metrics
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (12.50%) People Management
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (25.00%) DFS Replication
5 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) PowerCLI
1 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) HP
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Huawei
3 2 (25.00%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) Clearswift
4 1 (12.50%) Dell
4 1 (12.50%) F5
4 1 (12.50%) Intel Security
4 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
4 1 (12.50%) Sophos