The table below looks at the statistics for OpenView 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 over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP OpenView (HPOV)
Rank 120 125 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing OpenView 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.040% 0.074% -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.40% 0.68% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £255 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.72 £10.50 £10.83
% change year-on-year
+21.09% -3.00%
OpenView
South East

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
252 293 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.00% 10.90% 9.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 131 117
Average daily rate £375 £400 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £229 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £363 £340
% change year-on-year
+8.27% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 26
Average hourly rate £55.65 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+237.27% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.55 £13.65 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £27.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+62.79% +2.38%

OpenView
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

OpenView Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

OpenView
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

OpenView Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

OpenView
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

OpenView Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

OpenView
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing OpenView 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.

1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) PPP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) 3G
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) L2TP
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (66.67%) Cacti
3 1 (33.33%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 1 (33.33%) 4G
3 1 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (33.33%) Velocent
3 1 (33.33%) VoLTE

OpenView
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing OpenView 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) 3G
1 2 (66.67%) BGP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) L2TP
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) MPLS
1 2 (66.67%) OSPF
1 2 (66.67%) PPP
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) VLAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) 2G
2 1 (33.33%) 4G
2 1 (33.33%) LTE
2 1 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (33.33%) VoLTE
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) LAN Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) LAN/WAN Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) WAN Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3G Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Support
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) OSS Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) eTOM
1 1 (33.33%) Fault Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) ITSM
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Cacti
2 1 (33.33%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Ericsson
3 1 (33.33%) Huawei
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 1 (33.33%) Velocent