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 23 June 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 Data Protector
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 576 578 619
Rank change year-on-year +2 +41  
Contract jobs citing HP Data Protector 26 65 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.056% 0.12% 0.036%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.51% 1.07% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 53 14
Median daily rate £300 £375 £261
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +43.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £236 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £450 £344
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £375 £263
% change year-on-year -20.00% +42.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
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 5063 6065 4804
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 10.82% 11.27% 8.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3321 3905 2951
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 137 164
Median hourly rate £24.18 £28.63 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.52% +39.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £17.45 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.25 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £34.85 £20.19
% change year-on-year -49.78% +72.65%  

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 23 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP Data Protector.

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP Data Protector in the UK

HP Data Protector
Top 9 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 23 June 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
England -15 13 £310 -17.33% 3
South Wales - 13 £180 -
Wales - 13 £180 -
Tyne and Wear +68 12 £310 +9.55% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne +68 12 £310 +9.55% 2
North East +57 12 £310 +9.55% 2
Cardiff - 10 £180 -
Caerphilly - 3 £180 -
London +4 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 48 (100.00%) HP
2 39 (81.25%) Cisco
2 39 (81.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 35 (72.92%) ITIL
3 35 (72.92%) Windows
4 30 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 27 (56.25%) Active Directory
5 27 (56.25%) Firewall
6 26 (54.17%) VMware
6 26 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (54.17%) CCNA
7 25 (52.08%) Tivoli
7 25 (52.08%) Linux
8 21 (43.75%) AIX
9 19 (39.58%) Windows Server
10 18 (37.50%) SAN
10 18 (37.50%) Internet
11 17 (35.42%) Brocade
12 15 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
12 15 (31.25%) Solaris
12 15 (31.25%) SLA
13 13 (27.08%) NetBackup
13 13 (27.08%) EMC NetWorker
13 13 (27.08%) EMC
13 13 (27.08%) Symantec
14 12 (25.00%) Replication
14 12 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
15 11 (22.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 11 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (22.92%) Citrix

HP Data Protector
Co-occurring 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 11 (22.92%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.17%) IIS
4 1 (2.08%) iPlanet
4 1 (2.08%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.08%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.17%) Office 365
2 1 (2.08%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 27 (56.25%) Firewall
2 18 (37.50%) Internet
2 18 (37.50%) SAN
3 12 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (10.42%) DNS
5 2 (4.17%) DHCP
5 2 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.08%) BIG-IP
6 1 (2.08%) FTP
6 1 (2.08%) LDAP
6 1 (2.08%) NAS
6 1 (2.08%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) DB2
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 19 (39.58%) Support Engineer
2 18 (37.50%) Technical Support
3 17 (35.42%) Technical Engineer
4 14 (29.17%) Technical Support Engineer
5 12 (25.00%) Backup Engineer
6 8 (16.67%) Server Engineer
7 7 (14.58%) Server Support
7 7 (14.58%) Storage and Backup Engineer
7 7 (14.58%) Storage Engineer
8 6 (12.50%) Server Support Engineer
9 5 (10.42%) Network Engineer
10 4 (8.33%) 1st Line Engineer
10 4 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
10 4 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 4 (8.33%) 1st Line Technical Support
10 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 4 (8.33%) Network Support
10 4 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
11 3 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
12 2 (4.17%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) COM
1 1 (2.08%) J2EE
1 1 (2.08%) JSP
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Replication
2 7 (14.58%) HP Storage
3 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) Clustering
4 1 (2.08%) Grid Computing
4 1 (2.08%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 35 (72.92%) Windows
2 25 (52.08%) Linux
3 21 (43.75%) AIX
4 19 (39.58%) Windows Server
5 15 (31.25%) Solaris
6 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (14.58%) Unix
8 3 (6.25%) HPUX
8 3 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (4.17%) SUSE
9 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (72.92%) ITIL
2 8 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 8 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (14.58%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 4 (8.33%) QMS
5 3 (6.25%) ITIL V3
5 3 (6.25%) Migration
5 3 (6.25%) Quality Management
6 2 (4.17%) Identity Management
6 2 (4.17%) Ticket Management
7 1 (2.08%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.08%) Coaching
7 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.08%) IT Strategy
7 1 (2.08%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.08%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (2.08%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (2.08%) Project Management
7 1 (2.08%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
1 2 (4.17%) VBScript
2 1 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 26 (54.17%) CCNA
1 26 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (22.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 9 (18.75%) Security Cleared
5 8 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.08%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (31.25%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) JSP 440
System Software
1 27 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 11 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.17%) vSphere
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 39 (81.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 25 (52.08%) Tivoli
3 13 (27.08%) EMC NetWorker
3 13 (27.08%) NetBackup
4 10 (20.83%) Backup Exec
5 8 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (4.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (4.17%) SCCM
6 2 (4.17%) WSUS
7 1 (2.08%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (2.08%) OpenView
7 1 (2.08%) vCenter Server
7 1 (2.08%) vMotion
Vendors
1 48 (100.00%) HP
2 39 (81.25%) Cisco
3 30 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 26 (54.17%) VMware
5 17 (35.42%) Brocade
6 13 (27.08%) EMC
6 13 (27.08%) Symantec
7 11 (22.92%) Citrix
7 11 (22.92%) IBM
8 9 (18.75%) Veritas
9 8 (16.67%) Veeam
10 7 (14.58%) 3PAR
11 4 (8.33%) Oracle
12 2 (4.17%) NetApp
12 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
12 2 (4.17%) Sophos
13 1 (2.08%) BEA
13 1 (2.08%) BMC
13 1 (2.08%) Cognos
13 1 (2.08%) Sun
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Rate: From £400 to £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago