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 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Systems Insight Manager (HP SIM)
England / London
Rank 407 402 394
Rank change year-on-year -5 -8  
Contract jobs citing HP SIM 1 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.005% 0.082% 0.086%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.047% 0.83% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 13
Median daily rate £402 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.47% -5.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +16.92%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £63.00 £13.65
% change year-on-year - +361.53%  

HP SIM is in the systems management skills category. The next 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.

Systems Management Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 2106 2173 1785
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 11.06% 9.89% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1497 1532 1224
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £340 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 22 37
Median hourly rate £47.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +108.88% +18.42%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £23.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year -16.12% +8.13%  

HP SIM
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing HP SIM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -3 1 £402 +12.30%
HP SIM
England

HP SIM
Top 14 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

HP SIM
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) VMware