Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for HP SIM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HP SIM over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Systems Insight Manager (HP SIM)
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 626 598 588
Rank change year-on-year -28 -10 -27
Contract jobs citing HP SIM 8 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.017% 0.020% 0.030%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.14% 0.17% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 7
London median daily rate £438 £402 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% +0.38% -5.88%
10th Percentile £403 £323 £358
90th Percentile £538 £500 £438
England median daily rate £438 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +34.62% -13.33% +19.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
London median hourly rate £19.00 - £26.00
10th Percentile £18.50 - £24.00
90th Percentile £19.50 - £27.00
England median hourly rate £19.00 £27.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year -30.91% +6.80% -2.83%

HP SIM is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 5604 5317 4079
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 12.12% 11.84% 8.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4130 3570 2811
London median daily rate £513 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £263
90th Percentile £638 £620 £613
England median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +3.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 59 74
London median hourly rate £25.50 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.50% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £11.92 £14.36 £13.00
90th Percentile £165.00 £36.57 £43.00
England median hourly rate £17.07 £20.73 £20.00
% change year-on-year -17.67% +3.65% +2.56%

HP SIM
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing HP SIM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for HP SIM in London

HP SIM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP SIM in London

HP SIM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP SIM in London

HP SIM
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP SIM within the London region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Central London -8 3 £413 +3.31%
HP SIM
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing HP SIM 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 London region with a requirement for HP SIM.

1 8 (100.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) XenServer
4 2 (25.00%) Line Management
4 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (25.00%) Change Control
4 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (25.00%) Fujitsu Siemens
4 2 (25.00%) Compaq
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) MCP
4 2 (25.00%) MCSE
4 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (25.00%) Blue Coat
4 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (25.00%) Siemens
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 1 (12.50%) Information Security

HP SIM
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
2 1 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
2 1 (12.50%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Hardware Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Network Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Technical Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (25.00%) Change Control
1 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Thinking
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security
2 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (12.50%) Proactive Management
2 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCP
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) RHCE
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (25.00%) XenServer
4 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
1 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (12.50%) vCenter Server
1 1 (12.50%) vRealize
1 1 (12.50%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Blue Coat
4 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) Compaq
4 2 (25.00%) Fujitsu Siemens
4 2 (25.00%) Siemens
4 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (12.50%) Bloomberg
5 1 (12.50%) Brocade
5 1 (12.50%) Forcepoint
5 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
5 1 (12.50%) Juniper
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (12.50%) Reuters
5 1 (12.50%) Sophos
5 1 (12.50%) Symantec