The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for HP Data Protector skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HP Data Protector over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP Data Protector
England / South East
Rank 238 250 247
Rank change year-on-year +12 -3  
Contract jobs citing HP Data Protector 2 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.026% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.26% 1.50% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 4
Median daily rate £318 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.62% -8.57%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £170 £353 £300
% change year-on-year -51.77% +17.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Median hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £16.50

HP Data Protector 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 the South East with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 773 1002 1042
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 10.00% 10.87% 10.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 474 605 548
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 44 31
Median hourly rate £16.50 £45.00 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.33% +74.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.15 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.30 £59.33 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year -15.55% +5.88%  

HP Data Protector
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for HP Data Protector in the South East

HP Data Protector
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HP Data Protector in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for HP Data Protector in the South East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HP Data Protector in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP Data Protector in the South East

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Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP Data Protector within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 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
Berkshire +25 2 £318 -15.61%
HP Data Protector
England

HP Data Protector
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing HP Data Protector 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 South East region with a requirement for HP Data Protector.

1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) 3PAR
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) SUSE
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) Tivoli
2 2 (66.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) EMC Navisphere
3 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (33.33%) SSH
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) HPUX
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) FTP
3 1 (33.33%) NFS
3 1 (33.33%) Sun

HP Data Protector
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
1 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) SSH
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Support
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) AIX Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) AIX Support
2 1 (33.33%) SAN Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) SAN Storage Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Storage Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Support
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) SUSE
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) HPUX
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) NFS
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas File System
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Tivoli
1 2 (66.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (33.33%) EMC Navisphere
2 1 (33.33%) Nagios
2 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Brocade
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Sun
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas