Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 817 813 834
Rank change year-on-year -4 +21 -80
Contract jobs citing HP Storage 39 28 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.041% 0.029% 0.036%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.088% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 20 12
England median daily rate £350 £390 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.26% -0.95% -1.56%
10th Percentile £255 £301 £240
90th Percentile £430 £488 £475
UK median daily rate £350 £390 £375
% change year-on-year -10.26% +4.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
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 32249 31658 33963
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.91% 32.95% 32.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 21682 20802 21982
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £270 £255 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £424
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.24% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 903 1126 1331
England median hourly rate £21.00 £20.13 £19.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.01% +10.26%
10th Percentile £11.20 £11.33 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £45.50
UK median hourly rate £21.22 £20.38 £19.50
% change year-on-year +4.12% +4.49% +9.50%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 +59 13 £325 +6.56%
Midlands +38 12 £400 -
East Midlands +8 10 £400 -
North East +69 9 £325 +10.17%
London -11 7 £435 +8.75%
Yorkshire - 4 - -
East of England - 4 £260 -
South East -12 3 £363 -4.61%
West Midlands +18 2 £413 -
HP Storage
UK

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 39 (100.00%) HP
2 36 (92.31%) Windows
3 29 (74.36%) SAN
4 20 (51.28%) EMC
4 20 (51.28%) Linux
5 19 (48.72%) Cisco
6 18 (46.15%) Hyper-V
7 17 (43.59%) Security Cleared
8 15 (38.46%) Replication
9 14 (35.90%) SC Cleared
9 14 (35.90%) Data Centre
10 13 (33.33%) Windows Server
10 13 (33.33%) VMware
11 11 (28.21%) Backup Exec
11 11 (28.21%) 3PAR
12 10 (25.64%) Fibre Channel
12 10 (25.64%) Brocade
12 10 (25.64%) EMC NetWorker
12 10 (25.64%) Solaris
12 10 (25.64%) Active Directory
12 10 (25.64%) Unix
13 9 (23.08%) AIX
13 9 (23.08%) MS Exchange
13 9 (23.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 9 (23.08%) Symantec
13 9 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (23.08%) HP Data Protector
13 9 (23.08%) NetBackup
13 9 (23.08%) Veeam
13 9 (23.08%) EMC VNX

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 9 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 8 (20.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.56%) Apache
5 1 (2.56%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Office 365
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.13%) G Suite
4 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (74.36%) SAN
2 10 (25.64%) Fibre Channel
3 8 (20.51%) NAS
4 7 (17.95%) Firewall
4 7 (17.95%) Wireless
5 6 (15.38%) LAN
5 6 (15.38%) WAN
6 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
7 2 (5.13%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (5.13%) DHCP
7 2 (5.13%) DNS
7 2 (5.13%) VLAN
8 1 (2.56%) DMZ
8 1 (2.56%) Internet
8 1 (2.56%) SSH
8 1 (2.56%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Backup Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Storage Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Storage and Backup Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Support
4 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Support Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) Data Centre Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) EMC Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Support Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 15 (38.46%) Replication
2 14 (35.90%) Data Centre
3 9 (23.08%) EMC VNX
4 8 (20.51%) EMC VMAX
5 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (5.13%) BYOD
7 1 (2.56%) Clustering
7 1 (2.56%) Driving Licence
7 1 (2.56%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 36 (92.31%) Windows
2 20 (51.28%) Linux
3 13 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 10 (25.64%) Solaris
4 10 (25.64%) Unix
5 9 (23.08%) AIX
6 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
9 2 (5.13%) Android
9 2 (5.13%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (5.13%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (20.51%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (20.51%) Server Virtualisation
3 6 (15.38%) Change Control
3 6 (15.38%) ITIL
4 5 (12.82%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (10.26%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (10.26%) Network Management
5 4 (10.26%) Network Optimisation
5 4 (10.26%) QMS
5 4 (10.26%) Quality Management
6 3 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (7.69%) Migration
7 2 (5.13%) Web Filtering
8 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.56%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.56%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.56%) Patch Management
8 1 (2.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) C
1 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.13%) SQL
3 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (43.59%) Security Cleared
2 14 (35.90%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.26%) MCSA
3 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (7.69%) MCITP
4 3 (7.69%) MCSE
5 1 (2.56%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.56%) PMP
5 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (46.15%) Hyper-V
2 10 (25.64%) Active Directory
3 8 (20.51%) vSphere
4 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (5.13%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.56%) iptables
6 1 (2.56%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (28.21%) Backup Exec
2 10 (25.64%) EMC NetWorker
3 9 (23.08%) HP Data Protector
3 9 (23.08%) NetBackup
3 9 (23.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 8 (20.51%) EMC VPLEX
4 8 (20.51%) SCCM
5 7 (17.95%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 5 (12.82%) SCOM
7 2 (5.13%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (5.13%) SmoothWall
7 2 (5.13%) vCenter Server
8 1 (2.56%) Cacti
8 1 (2.56%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) HP
2 20 (51.28%) EMC
3 19 (48.72%) Cisco
4 13 (33.33%) VMware
5 11 (28.21%) 3PAR
6 10 (25.64%) Brocade
7 9 (23.08%) Symantec
7 9 (23.08%) Veeam
8 7 (17.95%) IBM
8 7 (17.95%) Veritas
9 5 (12.82%) NetApp
10 4 (10.26%) arcserve
10 4 (10.26%) CA
10 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
11 2 (5.13%) Apple
11 2 (5.13%) Forcepoint
11 2 (5.13%) Google
11 2 (5.13%) Ruckus Wireless
11 2 (5.13%) SonicWALL
11 2 (5.13%) Sophos