The table below looks at the statistics for OpenView Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenView Configuration Management over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP OpenView Configuration Management (formerly Radia)
Rank 104 113 111
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Contract jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management 21 16 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.86% 0.63% 1.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.48% 5.95% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 19
Average daily rate
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£263 £290 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.48% -10.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 - -
OpenView Configuration Management
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Systems Management Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
183 269 282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 7.48% 10.64% 9.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 101 109
Average daily rate £380 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £401 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 9
Average hourly rate £17.25 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.75 £37.50 £20.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +28.76%

OpenView Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

OpenView Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

OpenView Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management across the Berkshire region.

OpenView Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

OpenView Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management across the Berkshire region.

OpenView Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

OpenView Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +13 18 £263 +11.70% 1
Reading +1 2 - - 2
OpenView Configuration Management
South East

OpenView Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing OpenView Configuration Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OpenView Configuration Management.

1 31 (96.88%) Security Cleared
2 22 (68.75%) Software Distribution
3 21 (65.63%) McAfee
4 18 (56.25%) Windows
4 18 (56.25%) Software Deployment
5 17 (53.13%) SC Cleared
5 17 (53.13%) SMS
5 17 (53.13%) HP
6 15 (46.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (28.13%) DV Cleared
8 6 (18.75%) Windows XP
8 6 (18.75%) Release Management
9 5 (15.63%) StarTeam
9 5 (15.63%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (15.63%) McAfee ePO
9 5 (15.63%) Test Automation
9 5 (15.63%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (15.63%) Netcool
9 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
9 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
9 5 (15.63%) Clustering
9 5 (15.63%) ISEB
9 5 (15.63%) Citrix
9 5 (15.63%) WinRunner
9 5 (15.63%) TestDirector
9 5 (15.63%) QuickTest Pro
9 5 (15.63%) Veritas
9 5 (15.63%) Borland
9 5 (15.63%) SQL
9 5 (15.63%) AIX

OpenView Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing OpenView Configuration Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OpenView Configuration Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (15.63%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (53.13%) SMS
2 3 (9.38%) DNS
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) WinRunner
1 5 (15.63%) TestDirector
1 5 (15.63%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (15.63%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (18.75%) Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Test Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Build Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 2 (6.25%) Support Technician
5 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (56.25%) Windows
2 15 (46.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (18.75%) Windows XP
4 5 (15.63%) AIX
5 3 (9.38%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) Software Distribution
2 18 (56.25%) Software Deployment
3 6 (18.75%) Release Management
4 5 (15.63%) Test Automation
4 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (96.88%) Security Cleared
2 17 (53.13%) SC Cleared
3 9 (28.13%) DV Cleared
4 5 (15.63%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Netcool
1 5 (15.63%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (15.63%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) McAfee
2 17 (53.13%) HP
3 5 (15.63%) Citrix
3 5 (15.63%) Veritas
3 5 (15.63%) Borland
3 5 (15.63%) Microsoft