The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for HP SiteScope skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HP SiteScope over the 3 months to 30 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.

HP SiteScope
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 580 623 607
Rank change year-on-year +43 -16  
Contract jobs citing HP SiteScope 20 17 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.044% 0.031% 0.034%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.44% 0.34% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 16
Median daily rate £388 £610 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.47% +28.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £266 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £740 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £625 £356
% change year-on-year -38.00% +75.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 - -

HP SiteScope 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 4575 5041 4500
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 10.05% 9.31% 8.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3071 3209 2691
Median daily rate £468 £450 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.88% +7.86%  
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 96 132 175
Median hourly rate £23.38 £22.50 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.88% +12.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £37.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.19
% change year-on-year -15.55% +11.46%  

HP SiteScope
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for HP SiteScope in the UK

HP SiteScope
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HP SiteScope in the UK

HP SiteScope
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP SiteScope over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP SiteScope in the UK

HP SiteScope
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP SiteScope in the UK

HP SiteScope
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP SiteScope within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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
England +47 16 £290 -52.45%
North East -6 10 £290 +9.43%
Newcastle upon Tyne -5 8 £290 +9.43%
Tyne and Wear -9 8 £290 +9.43%
London +35 5 £475 +5.55%
Scotland - 3 £388 -
Edinburgh - 2 £394 -
Glasgow - 1 £388 -
West Lothian - 1 - -
Livingston - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £425 -

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing HP SiteScope 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 SiteScope.

1 49 (62.03%) HP
2 46 (58.23%) SQL
2 46 (58.23%) Windows
3 42 (53.16%) Security Cleared
4 38 (48.10%) TCP/IP
4 38 (48.10%) Windows Server
5 37 (46.84%) SC Cleared
6 34 (43.04%) ITIL
7 29 (36.71%) Linux
8 28 (35.44%) Perl
9 27 (34.18%) Microsoft
10 26 (32.91%) PowerShell
11 24 (30.38%) Unix
12 23 (29.11%) Java
13 22 (27.85%) SCCM
13 22 (27.85%) Server Monitoring
14 20 (25.32%) Migration
14 20 (25.32%) Performance Testing
14 20 (25.32%) VB
14 20 (25.32%) DNS
14 20 (25.32%) Shell Script
15 18 (22.78%) Active Directory
15 18 (22.78%) DHCP
15 18 (22.78%) Virtual Environments
15 18 (22.78%) Windows 7
16 17 (21.52%) Tivoli
17 16 (20.25%) LoadRunner
17 16 (20.25%) MS Excel
18 14 (17.72%) SOA
18 14 (17.72%) OpenView

HP SiteScope
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 1 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (20.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) HP Helion
2 2 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.53%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 38 (48.10%) TCP/IP
2 20 (25.32%) DNS
3 18 (22.78%) DHCP
4 3 (3.80%) VLAN
5 2 (2.53%) Firewall
5 2 (2.53%) HTTP
5 2 (2.53%) VPN
6 1 (1.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.27%) Big Data
1 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (20.25%) LoadRunner
2 7 (8.86%) JMeter
3 6 (7.59%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.59%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.06%) Maven
4 4 (5.06%) NeoLoad
5 2 (2.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.53%) Mercurial
5 2 (2.53%) Selenium
5 2 (2.53%) Subversion
5 2 (2.53%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.27%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.27%) JIRA
6 1 (1.27%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (5.06%) Finance
2 3 (3.80%) Banking
3 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.27%) Law
4 1 (1.27%) Marketing
4 1 (1.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (26.58%) Support Engineer
2 18 (22.78%) Migration Engineer
3 15 (18.99%) Automation Engineer
4 13 (16.46%) Performance Tester
4 13 (16.46%) Tester
5 8 (10.13%) Monitoring Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) SCCM Engineer
7 5 (6.33%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (6.33%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Performance Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Performance Test Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Test Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) Architect
9 3 (3.80%) Consultant
9 3 (3.80%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) Monitoring Specialist
10 2 (2.53%) AWS DevOps
10 2 (2.53%) DevOps Architect
10 2 (2.53%) Operations Manager
10 2 (2.53%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.46%) J2EE
2 10 (12.66%) Regular Expression
3 4 (5.06%) XML
4 3 (3.80%) JSON
4 3 (3.80%) Web Services
5 2 (2.53%) REST
5 2 (2.53%) SOAP
6 1 (1.27%) .NET
6 1 (1.27%) Gherkin
6 1 (1.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.27%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 46 (58.23%) Windows
2 38 (48.10%) Windows Server
3 29 (36.71%) Linux
4 24 (30.38%) Unix
5 18 (22.78%) Windows 7
6 11 (13.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (8.86%) Solaris
7 7 (8.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (7.59%) AIX
8 6 (7.59%) HPUX
8 6 (7.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (7.59%) Windows XP
9 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (43.04%) ITIL
2 22 (27.85%) Server Monitoring
3 20 (25.32%) Migration
3 20 (25.32%) Performance Testing
4 18 (22.78%) Virtual Environments
5 14 (17.72%) SOA
6 13 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (16.46%) CRM
6 13 (16.46%) Non-Functional Testing
7 10 (12.66%) Incident Management
8 9 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (10.13%) Change Control
9 8 (10.13%) Change Management
9 8 (10.13%) Problem Management
9 8 (10.13%) Quality Management
10 7 (8.86%) Service Management
11 6 (7.59%) Performance Engineering
11 6 (7.59%) Release Management
12 5 (6.33%) Performance Monitoring
12 5 (6.33%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 46 (58.23%) SQL
2 28 (35.44%) Perl
3 26 (32.91%) PowerShell
4 23 (29.11%) Java
5 20 (25.32%) Shell Script
5 20 (25.32%) VB
6 9 (11.39%) VBScript
7 6 (7.59%) Bourne shell
7 6 (7.59%) Korn
7 6 (7.59%) Python
7 6 (7.59%) Ruby
8 4 (5.06%) JavaScript
8 4 (5.06%) PHP
9 2 (2.53%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 42 (53.16%) Security Cleared
2 37 (46.84%) SC Cleared
3 10 (12.66%) DV Cleared
4 5 (6.33%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (5.06%) ISEB
5 4 (5.06%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.53%) Degree
6 2 (2.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) QA
System Software
1 18 (22.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (27.85%) SCCM
2 17 (21.52%) Tivoli
3 14 (17.72%) OpenView
4 8 (10.13%) SCOM
5 6 (7.59%) Nagios
5 6 (7.59%) Netcool
5 6 (7.59%) Puppet
6 4 (5.06%) Graphite
6 4 (5.06%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (3.80%) MOM
8 2 (2.53%) Ansible
8 2 (2.53%) CFEngine
8 2 (2.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 2 (2.53%) Salt
9 1 (1.27%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (1.27%) Control-M
9 1 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (1.27%) Perfmon
9 1 (1.27%) Tivoli NetView
9 1 (1.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 49 (62.03%) HP
2 27 (34.18%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.86%) IBM
3 7 (8.86%) Red Hat
4 6 (7.59%) CA
5 4 (5.06%) AppDynamics
5 4 (5.06%) Splunk
6 2 (2.53%) Perforce
6 2 (2.53%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.27%) BMC
7 1 (1.27%) Citrix
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle
7 1 (1.27%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.27%) Unisys