The table below looks at the statistics 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 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP Systems Insight Manager (HP SIM)
Rank 50 51 60
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs citing HP SIM 14 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.95% 0.18% 0.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.89% 4.55% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
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£500 £280 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £386 £190
% change year-on-year
-16.18% +103.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.80 -
% change year-on-year
-9.17% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Systems Management Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
94 22 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 13.09% 4.02% 9.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 11 41
Average daily rate £356 £451 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.92% +22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £280 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 9
Average hourly rate £20.06 £25.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.76% +58.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.80 £37.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +28.76%

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 September 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 17 (100.00%) ITIL
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) DHCP
1 17 (100.00%) DNS
1 17 (100.00%) SLA
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 17 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 17 (100.00%) HP
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 17 (100.00%) Symantec
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
1 17 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 17 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 17 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 17 (100.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 14 (82.35%) Telecoms
2 14 (82.35%) MS Excel
3 11 (64.71%) Firewall
4 10 (58.82%) Linux
4 10 (58.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (58.82%) vSphere
4 10 (58.82%) 3PAR
4 10 (58.82%) Capacity Management
5 7 (41.18%) SCCM
5 7 (41.18%) SCOM
5 7 (41.18%) VMware ESX
6 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
6 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2007

HP SIM
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
1 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (82.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) DHCP
1 17 (100.00%) DNS
2 11 (64.71%) Firewall
General
1 14 (82.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 17 (100.00%) Administrator
2 10 (58.82%) Storage Administrator
2 10 (58.82%) Storage Systems Administrator
3 6 (35.29%) Senior Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Linux
2 10 (58.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) ITIL
2 10 (58.82%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 17 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (58.82%) vSphere
3 7 (41.18%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.88%) XenApp
4 1 (5.88%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 17 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 17 (100.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 7 (41.18%) SCCM
2 7 (41.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 17 (100.00%) HP
1 17 (100.00%) Symantec
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (58.82%) 3PAR
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix