The table below looks at the statistics for OpenView skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenView over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP OpenView (HPOV)
Rank 136 111 119
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +8
Contract jobs citing OpenView 15 8 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.49% 0.34% 0.61%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.38% 5.80% 8.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 12
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
UK excluding London average daily rate £265 £425 £278
% change year-on-year
-37.64% +53.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 3
Average hourly rate £11.50 - £10.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.38 £14.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+21.92% -5.00%
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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 East of England region.

Systems Management Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
235 138 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 7.64% 5.80% 6.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 69 103
Average daily rate £363 £285 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.19% -1.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £110 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 16
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +52.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £35.50 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +30.55%

OpenView
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

OpenView Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

OpenView
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

OpenView Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

OpenView
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

OpenView Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

OpenView
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OpenView across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

OpenView Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

OpenView
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenView within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 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
Hertfordshire -22 5 - - 1
OpenView
England

OpenView
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 36 (100.00%) HP
2 24 (66.67%) Windows
3 22 (61.11%) OVSD
4 20 (55.56%) MS Excel
5 18 (50.00%) MS Office
5 18 (50.00%) Windows XP
6 17 (47.22%) ITIL
7 15 (41.67%) VPN
7 15 (41.67%) Manufacturing
7 15 (41.67%) Internet
8 14 (38.89%) SLA
9 12 (33.33%) Active Directory
10 11 (30.56%) Security Cleared
11 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (19.44%) MCP
12 7 (19.44%) McAfee
12 7 (19.44%) MCDST
12 7 (19.44%) ITIL V3
13 6 (16.67%) HP SIM
13 6 (16.67%) Incident Management
13 6 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
13 6 (16.67%) Citrix
13 6 (16.67%) Middleware
13 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
13 6 (16.67%) SQL
13 6 (16.67%) Oracle
13 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
13 6 (16.67%) IIS
13 6 (16.67%) IBM Notes
13 6 (16.67%) Apache

OpenView
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (16.67%) IIS
1 6 (16.67%) IBM Notes
1 6 (16.67%) Apache
2 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 18 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (41.67%) VPN
1 15 (41.67%) Internet
2 4 (11.11%) LDAP
3 2 (5.56%) DHCP
3 2 (5.56%) DNS
3 2 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MSI
General
1 15 (41.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (69.44%) Analyst
2 22 (61.11%) Service Analyst
3 21 (58.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (8.33%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (2.78%) Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Support Technician
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Support Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Backup Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Support Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) Middleware
2 2 (5.56%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (11.11%) AS400
2 4 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 4 (11.11%) CMDB
3 2 (5.56%) Clustering
3 2 (5.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 24 (66.67%) Windows
2 18 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (11.11%) MVS
4 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) ITIL
2 7 (19.44%) ITIL V3
3 6 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 6 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
3 6 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 5 (13.89%) Problem Management
4 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
4 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
4 5 (13.89%) Change Management
4 5 (13.89%) CRM
5 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.33%) Data Entry
6 1 (2.78%) Workflow
6 1 (2.78%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) C
3 1 (2.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) Security Cleared
2 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (19.44%) MCDST
3 7 (19.44%) MCP
4 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.78%) CCNA
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (38.89%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (16.67%) Terminal Services
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (61.11%) OVSD
2 6 (16.67%) HP SIM
3 4 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (11.11%) Tivoli
4 2 (5.56%) SCCM
4 2 (5.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (2.78%) Netcool
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) HP
2 7 (19.44%) McAfee
3 6 (16.67%) Citrix
3 6 (16.67%) Lotus
3 6 (16.67%) Oracle
4 5 (13.89%) EMC
5 3 (8.33%) Remedy
6 2 (5.56%) VMware
6 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.78%) IBM