Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 822 813 872
Rank change year-on-year -9 +59 -24
Contract jobs citing HP SiteScope 62 86 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.060% 0.082% 0.028%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.53% 0.74% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 67 13
UK median daily rate £423 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.03% -1.39% -22.74%
10th Percentile £398 £272 £278
90th Percentile £575 £455 £372
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £320 £325
% change year-on-year +29.69% -1.39% -23.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
UK median hourly rate - £53.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +18.89% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £53.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year - +18.89% -

HP SiteScope is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 11678 11644 9677
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.32% 11.04% 8.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 7904 7440 5908
UK median daily rate £475 £445 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.74% +11.25% +4.85%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £230
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +4.38% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 289 270 332
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.73 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.58% +8.93% -4.42%
10th Percentile £10.98 £12.73 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.50 £43.28 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.75 £19.03
% change year-on-year -26.44% +14.29% -5.13%

HP SiteScope
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing HP SiteScope as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 22 November 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 7 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -27 33 £525 +64.06% 5
UK excluding London -10 32 £415 +29.69% 3
London -16 28 £544 +8.75% 3
Scotland +7 27 £415 +29.69% 1
South East - 3 £255 - 2
North East +18 2 £450 +44.00%
North of England +14 2 £450 +40.63%

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 45 (72.58%) HP
2 43 (69.35%) Java
3 40 (64.52%) LoadRunner
3 40 (64.52%) Performance Testing
4 33 (53.23%) Non-Functional Testing
4 33 (53.23%) Performance Engineering
5 32 (51.61%) CRM
6 31 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (46.77%) OpenView
7 29 (46.77%) SOA
7 29 (46.77%) J2EE
8 23 (37.10%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (33.87%) Linux
10 19 (30.65%) Waterfall
11 16 (25.81%) Nagios
12 15 (24.19%) SQL Server
13 14 (22.58%) Unix
14 12 (19.35%) Windows
14 12 (19.35%) Perl
14 12 (19.35%) Python
14 12 (19.35%) QA
14 12 (19.35%) Test Strategy
15 11 (17.74%) Puppet
15 11 (17.74%) Finance
15 11 (17.74%) Opscode Chef
15 11 (17.74%) Ansible
16 10 (16.13%) JMeter
16 10 (16.13%) HTTP
16 10 (16.13%) Splunk
17 9 (14.52%) Ruby

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 5 (8.06%) Apache
1 5 (8.06%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.45%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.23%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.13%) HTTP
2 5 (8.06%) BIG-IP
2 5 (8.06%) Firewall
2 5 (8.06%) LDAP
3 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.19%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.90%) MySQL
3 5 (8.06%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (6.45%) Big Data
5 3 (4.84%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.84%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 40 (64.52%) LoadRunner
2 10 (16.13%) JMeter
3 9 (14.52%) Jenkins
4 6 (9.68%) Git (software)
4 6 (9.68%) JIRA
5 5 (8.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (8.06%) Bitbucket
5 5 (8.06%) Fiddler
5 5 (8.06%) Gatling
5 5 (8.06%) Log4j
5 5 (8.06%) YourKit
6 4 (6.45%) Hudson
6 4 (6.45%) LoadUI
7 2 (3.23%) WebPagetest
8 1 (1.61%) Maven
8 1 (1.61%) NeoLoad
8 1 (1.61%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (17.74%) Finance
2 7 (11.29%) Banking
3 6 (9.68%) Investment Banking
4 5 (8.06%) Financial Institution
5 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (40.32%) Tester
2 24 (38.71%) Performance Tester
3 17 (27.42%) Senior Performance Tester
3 17 (27.42%) Senior Tester
4 9 (14.52%) Performance Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Consultant
6 4 (6.45%) Administrator
6 4 (6.45%) Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Splunk Administrator
6 4 (6.45%) Test Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) DevOps Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) Geneos Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Senior Performance Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Performance Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Performance Test Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Performance Test Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (46.77%) J2EE
2 8 (12.90%) Web Services
3 5 (8.06%) Ajax
3 5 (8.06%) HTML
3 5 (8.06%) ODBC
3 5 (8.06%) Regular Expression
3 5 (8.06%) XML
4 4 (6.45%) .NET
5 3 (4.84%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (1.61%) Gherkin
6 1 (1.61%) Kafka
6 1 (1.61%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.06%) Client/Server
2 5 (8.06%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.45%) Taxonomies
4 3 (4.84%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (33.87%) Linux
2 14 (22.58%) Unix
3 12 (19.35%) Windows
4 2 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (64.52%) Performance Testing
2 33 (53.23%) Non-Functional Testing
2 33 (53.23%) Performance Engineering
3 32 (51.61%) CRM
4 31 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (46.77%) SOA
6 23 (37.10%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (30.65%) Waterfall
8 12 (19.35%) Test Strategy
9 9 (14.52%) Risk Management
10 7 (11.29%) DevOps
10 7 (11.29%) ITIL
11 6 (9.68%) BDD
11 6 (9.68%) Change Control
11 6 (9.68%) Configuration Management
11 6 (9.68%) Mentoring
11 6 (9.68%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (9.68%) Project Planning
11 6 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (9.68%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 43 (69.35%) Java
2 12 (19.35%) Perl
2 12 (19.35%) Python
3 9 (14.52%) Ruby
3 9 (14.52%) SQL
4 8 (12.90%) Bash Shell
5 5 (8.06%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.06%) PHP
6 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.23%) Groovy
7 2 (3.23%) Scala
7 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (8.06%) Degree
2 3 (4.84%) AWS Certification
3 2 (3.23%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.35%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.68%) Docker
2 3 (4.84%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 29 (46.77%) OpenView
2 16 (25.81%) Nagios
3 11 (17.74%) Ansible
3 11 (17.74%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (17.74%) Puppet
4 8 (12.90%) SCCM
5 6 (9.68%) Graphite
6 5 (8.06%) CFEngine
6 5 (8.06%) Grafana
6 5 (8.06%) ITRS Geneos
6 5 (8.06%) ZABBIX
7 3 (4.84%) Rancher
7 3 (4.84%) Salt
8 2 (3.23%) Kubernetes
9 1 (1.61%) MOM
9 1 (1.61%) Packer
9 1 (1.61%) SCOM
9 1 (1.61%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 45 (72.58%) HP
2 10 (16.13%) Splunk
3 6 (9.68%) Oracle
4 5 (8.06%) Dynatrace
4 5 (8.06%) F5
4 5 (8.06%) Nimsoft
5 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.45%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (4.84%) SaltStack
6 3 (4.84%) SAP
7 2 (3.23%) Neustar
7 2 (3.23%) SOASTA, Inc
8 1 (1.61%) AppDynamics
8 1 (1.61%) IBM
8 1 (1.61%) IBM Sterling