The first table below looks at the demand for HP SIM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP SIM over the 3 months to 18 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 of the Systems Management category for the Wiltshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Systems Insight Manager (HP SIM)
Rank 67 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HP SIM 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.28% - 0.57%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.08% - 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £255 £338 £258
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +30.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.75 -
Systems Management Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
49 33 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 6.88% 7.11% 7.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 24 29
Average daily rate £400 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £484 £482
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 £16.25 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -60.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
HP SIM
South West

HP SIM
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HP SIM across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

HP SIM Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

HP SIM
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

HP SIM Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

HP SIM
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

HP SIM Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

HP SIM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing HP SIM 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 SIM.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) SCCM
2 5 (71.43%) SCOM
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) VMware ESX
2 5 (71.43%) NetBackup
2 5 (71.43%) Symantec
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
2 5 (71.43%) DHCP
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) SLA
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) XenApp
2 5 (71.43%) DV Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
3 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) vCloud
5 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (28.57%) WhatsUp Gold
5 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) OpenView

HP SIM
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing HP SIM 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 SIM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Site Server
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) DHCP
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) SNMP
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Network Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Security Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Server Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) DV Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware ESX
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
1 5 (71.43%) XenApp
2 3 (42.86%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) SCCM
1 5 (71.43%) SCOM
1 5 (71.43%) NetBackup
1 5 (71.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (28.57%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (28.57%) OpenView
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Symantec
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft