The first table below looks at the demand for OpenView Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire 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 April 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 Cheshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP OpenView Configuration Management (formerly Radia)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - -
As % of the Systems Management category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £370 £330
% change year-on-year
-24.45% +12.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 - £57.50
Systems Management Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
102 83 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 12.06% 11.05% 11.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 34 34
Average daily rate £375 £308 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% -5.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £139 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 3 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
OpenView Configuration Management
North West

OpenView Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

OpenView Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

OpenView Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

OpenView Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

OpenView Configuration Management
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (100.00%) SMS
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) VBScript
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Software Distribution
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing

OpenView Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Software Deployment Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Software Distribution
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) VBScript
1 4 (100.00%) VB
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM