The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Berkshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP OpenView Configuration Management (formerly Radia)
Rank 111 98 111
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Contract jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management 15 31 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.60% 1.27% 0.86%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.52% 11.11% 11.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 18
Average daily rate
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£285 £245 £357
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.32% -31.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £165 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £405 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +3.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £182.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.13 £182.50 -
% change year-on-year
-85.13% -
Systems Management Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
176 279 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 7.01% 11.41% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 102 94
Average daily rate £363 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £140 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 10
Average hourly rate £15.93 £30.50 £15.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.77% +95.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £26.70 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £31.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.11% +27.14%
OpenView Configuration Management
South East

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 25 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +3 10 £263 +45.83% 2
Reading +2 5 £308 -14.58%
OpenView Configuration Management
South East

OpenView Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 33 (97.06%) Security Cleared
2 23 (67.65%) Windows
3 22 (64.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (61.76%) SC Cleared
5 19 (55.88%) McAfee
6 16 (47.06%) Software Distribution
7 15 (44.12%) Software Deployment
7 15 (44.12%) SMS
8 13 (38.24%) HP
9 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
10 11 (32.35%) Configuration Management
10 11 (32.35%) Borland
10 11 (32.35%) StarTeam
11 10 (29.41%) DV Cleared
12 7 (20.59%) Release Management
13 6 (17.65%) Windows XP
13 6 (17.65%) SQL
14 5 (14.71%) AIX
14 5 (14.71%) ISEB
14 5 (14.71%) Citrix
14 5 (14.71%) WinRunner
14 5 (14.71%) TestDirector
14 5 (14.71%) QuickTest Pro
14 5 (14.71%) Veritas
14 5 (14.71%) Clustering
14 5 (14.71%) Netcool
14 5 (14.71%) SharePoint Server
14 5 (14.71%) Test Automation
14 5 (14.71%) HP Quality Center
14 5 (14.71%) McAfee ePO

OpenView Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (14.71%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Office
2 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (44.12%) SMS
2 3 (8.82%) DNS
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) StarTeam
2 5 (14.71%) WinRunner
2 5 (14.71%) TestDirector
2 5 (14.71%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (14.71%) Analyst
2 5 (14.71%) Test Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Build Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Support Technician
5 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (67.65%) Windows
2 22 (64.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (17.65%) Windows XP
4 5 (14.71%) AIX
5 4 (11.76%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Software Distribution
2 15 (44.12%) Software Deployment
3 11 (32.35%) Configuration Management
4 7 (20.59%) Release Management
5 5 (14.71%) Test Automation
6 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) VBScript
2 1 (2.94%) VB
2 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (97.06%) Security Cleared
2 21 (61.76%) SC Cleared
3 10 (29.41%) DV Cleared
4 5 (14.71%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Netcool
1 5 (14.71%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (14.71%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.94%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) McAfee
2 13 (38.24%) HP
3 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
4 11 (32.35%) Borland
5 5 (14.71%) Citrix
5 5 (14.71%) Veritas
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle
6 1 (2.94%) VMware
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