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 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 SiteScope
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 575 567 626
Rank change year-on-year -8 +59  
Contract jobs citing HP SiteScope 27 76 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.058% 0.14% 0.023%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.53% 1.25% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 45 6
Median daily rate £463 £325 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.30% -1.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £248 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £650 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £320 £338
% change year-on-year +29.68% -5.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.77% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year +52.77% -  

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 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 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 23 June 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 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 SiteScope 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 18 £525 +62.79%
London +5 15 £525 -8.69%
Scotland +36 7 £415 +27.69%
Livingston - 6 £415 -
West Lothian - 6 £415 -
Tyne and Wear +39 3 £413 +33.06%
Newcastle upon Tyne +39 3 £413 +33.06%
North East +27 3 £413 +33.06%
City of London -1 2 £538 -
Belfast - 2 £348 -
Northern Ireland - 2 £348 -
County Antrim - 2 £348 -
Edinburgh - 1 £400 -

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 31 (65.96%) HP
2 25 (53.19%) SQL
3 23 (48.94%) Java
3 23 (48.94%) Performance Testing
4 22 (46.81%) LoadRunner
5 21 (44.68%) Windows
6 17 (36.17%) Linux
6 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (29.79%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
7 14 (29.79%) Non-Functional Testing
7 14 (29.79%) Performance Engineering
8 13 (27.66%) Windows Server
8 13 (27.66%) TCP/IP
8 13 (27.66%) Nagios
8 13 (27.66%) SCCM
9 12 (25.53%) QA
9 12 (25.53%) Security Cleared
9 12 (25.53%) HTTP
9 12 (25.53%) OpenView
9 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
10 11 (23.40%) J2EE
10 11 (23.40%) CRM
10 11 (23.40%) Migration
11 10 (21.28%) SOA
11 10 (21.28%) ITIL
11 10 (21.28%) Performance Monitoring
11 10 (21.28%) Jenkins
12 9 (19.15%) Graphite
12 9 (19.15%) Web Services

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 7 (14.89%) Apache
1 7 (14.89%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.38%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.66%) TCP/IP
2 12 (25.53%) HTTP
3 8 (17.02%) DHCP
3 8 (17.02%) DNS
4 7 (14.89%) LDAP
5 3 (6.38%) VLAN
6 2 (4.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.89%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (14.89%) MySQL
3 4 (8.51%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 22 (46.81%) LoadRunner
2 10 (21.28%) Jenkins
3 9 (19.15%) Git (software)
3 9 (19.15%) JMeter
4 8 (17.02%) JIRA
5 7 (14.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (14.89%) Bitbucket
5 7 (14.89%) Fiddler
5 7 (14.89%) Gatling
5 7 (14.89%) Log4j
5 7 (14.89%) YourKit
6 6 (12.77%) Hudson
6 6 (12.77%) LoadUI
7 3 (6.38%) WebPagetest
8 2 (4.26%) Maven
8 2 (4.26%) NeoLoad
9 1 (2.13%) SoapUI
9 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.26%) Banking
3 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Marketing
4 1 (2.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (23.40%) Tester
2 10 (21.28%) Performance Tester
3 9 (19.15%) Support Engineer
4 8 (17.02%) Migration Engineer
4 8 (17.02%) Performance Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) SCCM Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Performance Tester
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Tester
6 3 (6.38%) Splunk Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Performance Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Performance Test Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) QA Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.40%) J2EE
2 9 (19.15%) Web Services
3 7 (14.89%) Ajax
3 7 (14.89%) HTML
3 7 (14.89%) ODBC
4 5 (10.64%) Regular Expression
4 5 (10.64%) XML
5 2 (4.26%) SOAP
6 1 (2.13%) Gherkin
6 1 (2.13%) JSON
6 1 (2.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Client/Server
2 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.26%) Replication
4 2 (4.26%) Taxonomies
5 1 (2.13%) Fintech
5 1 (2.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (44.68%) Windows
2 17 (36.17%) Linux
3 13 (27.66%) Windows Server
4 8 (17.02%) Unix
4 8 (17.02%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (48.94%) Performance Testing
2 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (29.79%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (29.79%) Non-Functional Testing
3 14 (29.79%) Performance Engineering
4 11 (23.40%) CRM
4 11 (23.40%) Migration
5 10 (21.28%) ITIL
5 10 (21.28%) Performance Monitoring
5 10 (21.28%) SOA
6 8 (17.02%) BDD
6 8 (17.02%) Test Strategy
6 8 (17.02%) Virtual Environments
7 7 (14.89%) ATDD
7 7 (14.89%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (14.89%) Defect Management
7 7 (14.89%) Feature Driven Development
7 7 (14.89%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (14.89%) TDD
8 6 (12.77%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 25 (53.19%) SQL
2 23 (48.94%) Java
3 8 (17.02%) Bash Shell
3 8 (17.02%) PowerShell
4 6 (12.77%) Perl
4 6 (12.77%) Python
5 5 (10.64%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.64%) PHP
5 5 (10.64%) Ruby
5 5 (10.64%) Shell Script
5 5 (10.64%) VB
6 3 (6.38%) Groovy
6 3 (6.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) Security Cleared
2 8 (17.02%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (8.51%) Degree
4 3 (6.38%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) ISEB
5 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.53%) QA
System Software
1 8 (17.02%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.13%) Docker
3 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (27.66%) Nagios
1 13 (27.66%) SCCM
2 12 (25.53%) OpenView
3 9 (19.15%) Graphite
4 7 (14.89%) Grafana
4 7 (14.89%) ZABBIX
5 6 (12.77%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (12.77%) Puppet
6 5 (10.64%) CFEngine
7 3 (6.38%) Tivoli
8 2 (4.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (2.13%) Ansible
9 1 (2.13%) Kubernetes
9 1 (2.13%) MOM
9 1 (2.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (65.96%) HP
2 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.89%) Dynatrace
4 5 (10.64%) Splunk
5 3 (6.38%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.38%) SOASTA, Inc
6 2 (4.26%) AppDynamics
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle
6 2 (4.26%) VMware
7 1 (2.13%) Citrix