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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP OpenView (HPOV)
Rank 123 121 116
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs citing OpenView 13 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.46% 0.21% 0.52%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.51% 2.81% 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 11
Average daily rate
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£448 £120 £90
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+272.91% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £360 £245
% change year-on-year
-30.55% +46.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £10.50 £9.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £10.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+168.29% -33.87%
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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
236 178 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.40% 7.40% 7.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 93 87
Average daily rate £363 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £120 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 21
Average hourly rate £16.72 £22.48 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.60% -13.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £25.35 £100.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-6.23% -14.68%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OpenView across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

OpenView Daily Rate Histogram 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 26 (96.30%) HP
2 17 (62.96%) Windows
3 15 (55.56%) MS Excel
3 15 (55.56%) ITIL
4 13 (48.15%) MS Office
5 11 (40.74%) IBM Notes
5 11 (40.74%) SLA
5 11 (40.74%) Lotus
6 9 (33.33%) Citrix
6 9 (33.33%) OVSD
7 8 (29.63%) Internet
7 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
7 8 (29.63%) VPN
7 8 (29.63%) Windows XP
8 7 (25.93%) Oracle
8 7 (25.93%) Manufacturing
9 6 (22.22%) Service Management
9 6 (22.22%) Change Management
9 6 (22.22%) Middleware
9 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 6 (22.22%) IIS
9 6 (22.22%) SQL
9 6 (22.22%) MCP
9 6 (22.22%) Apache
9 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
9 6 (22.22%) Terminal Services
9 6 (22.22%) ITIL V3
10 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (18.52%) Knowledge Management
10 5 (18.52%) Incident Management

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 11 (40.74%) IBM Notes
2 6 (22.22%) Apache
2 6 (22.22%) IIS
3 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.70%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 13 (48.15%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) VPN
1 8 (29.63%) Internet
2 5 (18.52%) LDAP
3 2 (7.41%) DHCP
3 2 (7.41%) DNS
3 2 (7.41%) Firewall
4 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.70%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MSI
General
1 7 (25.93%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) French Language
2 1 (3.70%) German Language
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Analyst
2 13 (48.15%) Service Analyst
3 12 (44.44%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Support Technician
5 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Change Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Business Change Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Wintel Support
5 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Business Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Data Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) VMware Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) Middleware
2 2 (7.41%) Application Packaging
3 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.81%) CMDB
3 2 (7.41%) Mainframe
3 2 (7.41%) AS400
3 2 (7.41%) Clustering
3 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 8 (29.63%) Windows XP
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.41%) MVS
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) Service Management
2 6 (22.22%) Change Management
2 6 (22.22%) ITIL V3
3 5 (18.52%) Knowledge Management
3 5 (18.52%) Incident Management
3 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
4 4 (14.81%) CRM
4 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
4 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
4 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
5 3 (11.11%) Migration
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.70%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) Identity Management
7 1 (3.70%) Workflow
7 1 (3.70%) Project Management
7 1 (3.70%) Benchmarking
7 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) MCP
2 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.70%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (40.74%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 6 (22.22%) Terminal Services
2 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.70%) Novell eDirectory
4 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) OVSD
2 5 (18.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (14.81%) Tivoli
3 4 (14.81%) HP SIM
4 3 (11.11%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (7.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (7.41%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 26 (96.30%) HP
2 11 (40.74%) Lotus
3 9 (33.33%) Citrix
4 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
5 7 (25.93%) Oracle
6 5 (18.52%) VMware
7 3 (11.11%) Veeam
8 2 (7.41%) EMC
9 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
9 1 (3.70%) McAfee