Period
to 19 October 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term HP Storage in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HP Storage over the 6 months to 19 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

HP Storage (formerly HP StorageWorks)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 796 821 818
Rank change year-on-year +25 -3 -58
Contract jobs citing HP Storage 33 45 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.036% 0.046% 0.039%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 31 16
England median daily rate £340 £380 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +32.17% -28.13%
10th Percentile £255 £245 £181
90th Percentile £433 £494 £475
UK median daily rate £330 £380 £345
% change year-on-year -13.16% +10.14% -13.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
England median hourly rate - - £23.50
UK median hourly rate - - £23.50

HP Storage is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 30897 32910 34198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.81% 33.41% 32.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 20612 21712 22032
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £270 £255 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 903 1112 1330
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.54% +0.45%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.51 £11.17
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.96 £45.80
UK median hourly rate £20.94 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +4.68% +5.26% +1.60%

HP Storage
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing HP Storage as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for HP Storage in England

HP Storage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HP Storage in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for HP Storage in England

HP Storage
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP Storage in England over the 6 months to 19 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP Storage in England

HP Storage
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP Storage in England

HP Storage
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP Storage within the England region over the 6 months to 19 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North of England +83 13 £325 -
North East +69 9 £325 +1.56%
South East +13 8 £363 -5.84% 2
London +9 5 £443 +22.07% 1
Midlands +25 4 £413 +37.50%
Yorkshire - 4 - -
East of England - 3 £260 -
West Midlands +26 2 £413 +37.50%
East Midlands +1 2 £413 -
HP Storage
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 2017, IT contractor jobs citing HP Storage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for HP Storage.

1 33 (100.00%) HP
2 26 (78.79%) Windows
3 20 (60.61%) SAN
4 18 (54.55%) Cisco
5 16 (48.48%) VMware
6 14 (42.42%) Active Directory
6 14 (42.42%) EMC
7 13 (39.39%) Windows Server
8 12 (36.36%) Security Cleared
9 11 (33.33%) SCCM
9 11 (33.33%) Backup Exec
9 11 (33.33%) Linux
10 10 (30.30%) Solaris
10 10 (30.30%) Brocade
10 10 (30.30%) EMC NetWorker
10 10 (30.30%) Fibre Channel
11 9 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (27.27%) HP Data Protector
11 9 (27.27%) SC Cleared
11 9 (27.27%) Hyper-V
11 9 (27.27%) Veeam
11 9 (27.27%) NetBackup
11 9 (27.27%) AIX
11 9 (27.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 9 (27.27%) Symantec
12 8 (24.24%) MS Exchange
12 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (21.21%) Replication
13 7 (21.21%) IBM

HP Storage
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 8 (24.24%) MS Exchange
2 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
4 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (9.09%) IIS
4 3 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.03%) Apache
6 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
6 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Office 365
2 2 (6.06%) G Suite
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (60.61%) SAN
2 10 (30.30%) Fibre Channel
3 6 (18.18%) Firewall
3 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 6 (18.18%) Wireless
4 5 (15.15%) DHCP
4 5 (15.15%) DNS
4 5 (15.15%) LAN
4 5 (15.15%) WAN
5 3 (9.09%) Internet
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (6.06%) VLAN
7 1 (3.03%) DMZ
7 1 (3.03%) SSH
7 1 (3.03%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Backup Engineer
1 9 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Storage and Backup Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Storage Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Data Centre Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Support
3 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Support Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Support Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Project Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Server Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Replication
2 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.06%) BYOD
4 2 (6.06%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.03%) Clustering
5 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.03%) EMC VNX
5 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (78.79%) Windows
2 13 (39.39%) Windows Server
3 11 (33.33%) Linux
4 10 (30.30%) Solaris
5 9 (27.27%) AIX
6 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
10 2 (6.06%) Android
10 2 (6.06%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (6.06%) Mac OS X
11 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
1 9 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (21.21%) ITIL
3 5 (15.15%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (12.12%) Change Control
4 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (12.12%) QMS
4 4 (12.12%) Quality Management
5 3 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (9.09%) CRM
5 3 (9.09%) ITSM
5 3 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (9.09%) Migration
5 3 (9.09%) Network Management
5 3 (9.09%) Network Optimisation
5 3 (9.09%) Server Building
6 2 (6.06%) Benchmarking
6 2 (6.06%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.06%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) C
1 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 9 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.09%) MCSA
3 3 (9.09%) MCSE
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.06%) MCITP
5 1 (3.03%) DBS Check
5 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.03%) PMP
5 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 14 (42.42%) Active Directory
2 9 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (9.09%) DFS Replication
5 2 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.03%) iptables
6 1 (3.03%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 11 (33.33%) SCCM
2 10 (30.30%) EMC NetWorker
3 9 (27.27%) HP Data Protector
3 9 (27.27%) NetBackup
3 9 (27.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 7 (21.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (12.12%) SCOM
6 3 (9.09%) WSUS
7 2 (6.06%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (6.06%) SmoothWall
7 2 (6.06%) vCenter Server
8 1 (3.03%) Cacti
8 1 (3.03%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) HP
2 18 (54.55%) Cisco
3 16 (48.48%) VMware
4 14 (42.42%) EMC
5 10 (30.30%) Brocade
6 9 (27.27%) Symantec
6 9 (27.27%) Veeam
7 7 (21.21%) IBM
7 7 (21.21%) NetApp
7 7 (21.21%) Veritas
8 4 (12.12%) Citrix
9 3 (9.09%) 3PAR
9 3 (9.09%) arcserve
9 3 (9.09%) CA
9 3 (9.09%) SolarWinds
10 2 (6.06%) EqualLogic
10 2 (6.06%) Forcepoint
10 2 (6.06%) Isilon
10 2 (6.06%) Meraki
10 2 (6.06%) Ruckus Wireless