The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 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 Data Protector
UK
Rank 564 603 587
Rank change year-on-year +39 -16  
Contract jobs citing HP Data Protector 22 27 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.050% 0.051% 0.048%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.49% 0.55% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 11
Median daily rate £171 £353 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -51.41% +17.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £138 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £421 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £171 £353 £300
% change year-on-year -51.41% +17.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
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 with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 4450 4928 4359
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 10.02% 9.33% 8.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2970 3128 2567
Median daily rate £463 £450 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.77% +8.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 134 163
Median hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +11.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £23.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year -16.12% +8.13%  

HP Data Protector
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

HP Data Protector
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP Data Protector in the UK

HP Data Protector
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP Data Protector over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP Data Protector in the UK

HP Data Protector
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP Data Protector in the UK

HP Data Protector
Top 13 Contract Locations

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 UK 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
South Wales +19 13 £170 +23.63%
Wales +16 13 £170 +23.63%
Cardiff +19 7 £170 +23.63%
Caerphilly - 6 £170 -
England +35 5 £328 -18.12% 1
Berkshire +20 2 £318 -15.61%
South East +5 2 £318 -20.62%
London +11 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 £450 -
Birmingham - 1 £338 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £450 -
East Midlands - 1 £450 -
West Midlands - 1 £338 -

HP Data Protector
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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 with a requirement for HP Data Protector.

1 35 (100.00%) HP
2 25 (71.43%) Windows
3 24 (68.57%) ITIL
4 23 (65.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 20 (57.14%) Active Directory
5 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
6 19 (54.29%) Firewall
6 19 (54.29%) VMware
7 18 (51.43%) Cisco
7 18 (51.43%) Windows Server
8 17 (48.57%) Linux
9 16 (45.71%) Tivoli
10 15 (42.86%) CCNA
10 15 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
10 15 (42.86%) Unix
11 13 (37.14%) SAN
12 12 (34.29%) Internet
13 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (31.43%) SLA
13 11 (31.43%) MS Excel
13 11 (31.43%) 3PAR
14 10 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
15 9 (25.71%) Brocade
16 8 (22.86%) HPUX
16 8 (22.86%) Oracle
17 7 (20.00%) AIX
17 7 (20.00%) MS Exchange
17 7 (20.00%) Red Hat
18 6 (17.14%) NetApp

HP Data Protector
Top Related IT Skills 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (8.57%) iPlanet
2 3 (8.57%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.71%) IIS
3 2 (5.71%) MQSeries
3 2 (5.71%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (2.86%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (31.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) IBM PureFlex
2 1 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (54.29%) Firewall
2 13 (37.14%) SAN
3 12 (34.29%) Internet
4 5 (14.29%) DNS
5 3 (8.57%) BIG-IP
5 3 (8.57%) FTP
5 3 (8.57%) NAS
5 3 (8.57%) SSH
6 2 (5.71%) LDAP
7 1 (2.86%) DHCP
7 1 (2.86%) HTTP
7 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.86%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (2.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.71%) DB2
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Support Engineer
1 10 (28.57%) Technical Engineer
2 9 (25.71%) Technical Support
3 6 (17.14%) Administrator
3 6 (17.14%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 4 (11.43%) SAN Administrator
4 4 (11.43%) Server Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Linux Support
6 2 (5.71%) Linux Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) SAN Storage Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) Server Support
6 2 (5.71%) Storage Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) Unix Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) Unix Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Chief Enterprise Architect
7 1 (2.86%) HPUX Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) SAN Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) J2EE
1 3 (8.57%) JSP
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (5.71%) Web Services
3 1 (2.86%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Replication
2 4 (11.43%) Clustering
3 3 (8.57%) HP Storage
3 3 (8.57%) HP StoreVirtual
4 2 (5.71%) Grid Computing
4 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.71%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 25 (71.43%) Windows
2 18 (51.43%) Windows Server
3 17 (48.57%) Linux
4 15 (42.86%) Unix
5 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (22.86%) HPUX
7 7 (20.00%) AIX
8 6 (17.14%) Solaris
9 4 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (5.71%) SUSE
11 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) ITIL
2 4 (11.43%) ITIL V3
2 4 (11.43%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (8.57%) Coaching
3 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (8.57%) High Availability
3 3 (8.57%) IT Strategy
3 3 (8.57%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (8.57%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (8.57%) Project Management
3 3 (8.57%) QMS
3 3 (8.57%) Six Sigma
3 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.71%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (5.71%) Migration
5 1 (2.86%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.86%) Identity Management
5 1 (2.86%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) Java
2 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.86%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (42.86%) CCNA
1 15 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (11.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (8.57%) RHCE
5 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (31.43%) SLA
2 3 (8.57%) JSP 440
3 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 20 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 10 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.43%) VMware ESX
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (5.71%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.86%) DFS Replication
5 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.86%) NFS
5 1 (2.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (2.86%) Veritas File System
5 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (65.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 16 (45.71%) Tivoli
3 5 (14.29%) NetBackup
4 3 (8.57%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (5.71%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (5.71%) OpenView
6 1 (2.86%) EMC Navisphere
6 1 (2.86%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (2.86%) Nagios
6 1 (2.86%) SCCM
6 1 (2.86%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (2.86%) vMotion
6 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) HP
2 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 19 (54.29%) VMware
4 18 (51.43%) Cisco
5 11 (31.43%) 3PAR
6 9 (25.71%) Brocade
7 8 (22.86%) Oracle
8 7 (20.00%) Red Hat
9 6 (17.14%) NetApp
10 5 (14.29%) IBM
11 4 (11.43%) Citrix
11 4 (11.43%) Sun
11 4 (11.43%) Symantec
12 3 (8.57%) BEA
12 3 (8.57%) EMC
12 3 (8.57%) F5
12 3 (8.57%) SAP
12 3 (8.57%) Veritas
13 2 (5.71%) BMC
13 2 (5.71%) Cognos