The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term HP StorageWorks in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP StorageWorks over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP StorageWorks
Rank 585 548 576
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +28
Contract jobs citing HP StorageWorks 3 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.017% 0.015%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.021% 0.065% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate £220 - £430
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 - £426
10% offered a daily rate of more than £240 - £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £214 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14301 12230 14881
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 25.38% 25.59% 24.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8825 7369 8656
Average daily rate £415 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 571 628 770
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.30% -12.16%

HP StorageWorks
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP StorageWorks within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

HP StorageWorks Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

HP StorageWorks
Daily Rate Trend

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

HP StorageWorks Daily Rate Trend in the UK

HP StorageWorks
Hourly Rate Trend

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

HP StorageWorks Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

HP StorageWorks
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP StorageWorks within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -36 3 £220 - 1
London -36 1 £220 -
West Midlands - 1 £183 -
Birmingham - 1 £183 -
Bradford - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
City of London - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
South East - - - -

HP StorageWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing HP StorageWorks 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 StorageWorks.

1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) HP
2 4 (44.44%) SAN
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) HPUX
3 3 (33.33%) EMC
3 3 (33.33%) Replication
3 3 (33.33%) Brocade
3 3 (33.33%) Celerra
3 3 (33.33%) NAS
3 3 (33.33%) iSCSI
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Phone
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (22.22%) HP Superdome
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) 3PAR
4 2 (22.22%) Android
4 2 (22.22%) HP AIS
4 2 (22.22%) SCCM
4 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (22.22%) NetApp
4 2 (22.22%) MS Office
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) VMS
5 1 (11.11%) DHCP
5 1 (11.11%) NFS
5 1 (11.11%) DNS
5 1 (11.11%) IBM

HP StorageWorks
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing HP StorageWorks 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 StorageWorks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 3 (33.33%) NAS
3 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Storage Architect
2 2 (22.22%) HP Storage Architect
2 2 (22.22%) EMC Storage Architect
2 2 (22.22%) HP Storage Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Storage Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Storage Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Replication
1 3 (33.33%) Celerra
2 2 (22.22%) HP Superdome
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) LPAR
3 1 (11.11%) Clustering
3 1 (11.11%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) HPUX
3 2 (22.22%) VMS
3 2 (22.22%) Android
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Phone
4 1 (11.11%) UNIX
4 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) AIX
4 1 (11.11%) Solaris
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
2 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) HP AIS
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (11.11%) SRDF
2 1 (11.11%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) HP
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) Brocade
3 3 (33.33%) EMC
4 2 (22.22%) NetApp
4 2 (22.22%) 3PAR
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) IBM
5 1 (11.11%) Veritas
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 1 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (11.11%) BMC
5 1 (11.11%) CA