Period
to 23 February 2018

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 23 February 2018 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 823 801 810
Rank change year-on-year -22 +9 -60
Contract jobs citing HP Storage 24 25 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.026% 0.028% 0.042%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.077% 0.086% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 20
England median daily rate £375 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £255 £333 £298
90th Percentile £419 £484 £475
UK median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
England median hourly rate £22.50 - £17.50
10th Percentile £21.25 - £16.25
90th Percentile £23.75 - £18.75
UK median hourly rate £22.50 - £17.50

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 31,287 29,166 32,785
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.58% 32.79% 33.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,153 19,163 21,445
England median daily rate £463 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% +2.94% +3.03%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £663 £628 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 910 1,045 1,235
England median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £11.60 £11.32 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.75 £47.50 £48.54
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.63
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03% +17.86%

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 23 February 2018.

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 23 February 2018. 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
Midlands +6 11 £400 -15.79% 3
East Midlands +8 10 £388 -20.51% 2
London -46 4 £317 -20.88% 3
East of England - 4 £260 - 3
South East -5 3 £363 - 1
North East +48 2 £330 +14.78%
North of England +33 2 £330 -17.50% 1
West Midlands +2 1 £413 -13.16% 1
HP Storage
UK

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing HP Storage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for HP Storage.

1 24 (100.00%) HP
2 23 (95.83%) Windows
3 17 (70.83%) SAN
4 15 (62.50%) Hyper-V
5 14 (58.33%) Linux
6 12 (50.00%) EMC
7 11 (45.83%) Unix
7 11 (45.83%) Data Centre
8 10 (41.67%) Replication
8 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
9 9 (37.50%) SC Cleared
10 8 (33.33%) NAS
10 8 (33.33%) vSphere
10 8 (33.33%) 3PAR
10 8 (33.33%) Cisco
10 8 (33.33%) EMC VNX
10 8 (33.33%) EMC VMAX
10 8 (33.33%) EMC VPLEX
10 8 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
11 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
11 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
12 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (25.00%) LAN
12 6 (25.00%) WAN
12 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
12 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
13 5 (20.83%) Office 365

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 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
2 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.17%) Apache
5 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
5 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Office 365
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (70.83%) SAN
2 8 (33.33%) NAS
3 6 (25.00%) LAN
3 6 (25.00%) WAN
4 5 (20.83%) Firewall
4 5 (20.83%) Wireless
5 2 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (4.17%) SSH
6 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 4 (16.67%) Analyst
1 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
1 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 4 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
1 4 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 4 (16.67%) Senior Support Analyst
1 4 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
1 4 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) Administrator
2 3 (12.50%) EMC Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Storage Specialist
3 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) DBA
3 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) IT Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Storage Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Data Centre
2 10 (41.67%) Replication
3 8 (33.33%) EMC VMAX
3 8 (33.33%) EMC VNX
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Clustering
4 1 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 23 (95.83%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Linux
3 11 (45.83%) Unix
4 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 3 (12.50%) Solaris
8 2 (8.33%) AIX
9 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
2 5 (20.83%) Change Control
2 5 (20.83%) ITIL
3 4 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (16.67%) Network Management
3 4 (16.67%) Network Optimisation
4 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (8.33%) Change Management
5 2 (8.33%) ITIL V3
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (8.33%) QMS
5 2 (8.33%) Quality Management
5 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.17%) PRINCE
6 1 (4.17%) Project Management
6 1 (4.17%) Scrum
6 1 (4.17%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) MCITP
3 2 (8.33%) MCSA
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (62.50%) Hyper-V
2 8 (33.33%) vSphere
3 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.17%) iptables
4 1 (4.17%) Samba
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) EMC VPLEX
2 3 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (8.33%) Backup Exec
3 2 (8.33%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (8.33%) NetBackup
3 2 (8.33%) SCCM
3 2 (8.33%) SCOM
3 2 (8.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Cacti
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) HP
2 12 (50.00%) EMC
3 8 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 8 (33.33%) Cisco
4 4 (16.67%) arcserve
4 4 (16.67%) CA
4 4 (16.67%) VMware
5 3 (12.50%) Brocade
5 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle
6 2 (8.33%) IBM
6 2 (8.33%) Symantec
6 2 (8.33%) Veeam
6 2 (8.33%) Veritas
7 1 (4.17%) Citrix
7 1 (4.17%) Dell
7 1 (4.17%) NetApp
7 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.17%) Sun