The table below looks at the statistics for OpenView skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenView over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP OpenView (HPOV)
Rank 492 493 400
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -93
Contract jobs citing OpenView 80 60 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.12% 0.34%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.03% 1.71% 5.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 21 66
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£415 £425 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% +34.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £313 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £435 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £265 £425 £280
% change year-on-year
-37.64% +51.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 12
Average hourly rate £21.75 £14.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.63% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.65 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £17.50 £15.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £14.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+52.63% -5.00%
OpenView
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3938 3518 3492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.66% 7.30% 6.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2353 2108 1867
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 153 159
Average hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.60 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +27.02%

OpenView
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

OpenView Jobs Demand Trend in England

OpenView
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

OpenView Daily Rate Trend in England

OpenView
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OpenView across the England region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

OpenView Daily Rate Histogram in England

OpenView
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

OpenView Hourly Rate Trend in England

OpenView
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OpenView across the England region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

OpenView Hourly Rate Histogram in England

OpenView
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 17 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
London +17 22 £425 - 3
East of England -17 12 - - 2
South East -15 11 £510 +19.29% 2
North West - 11 £136 -
South West - 5 £488 -
West Midlands -21 3 - - 2
Yorkshire - 2 - - 1
East Midlands - - - - 1
OpenView
UK

OpenView
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 125 (89.93%) HP
2 57 (41.01%) ITIL
3 54 (38.85%) Security Cleared
4 48 (34.53%) Windows
5 45 (32.37%) SLA
6 40 (28.78%) MS Excel
7 39 (28.06%) SC Cleared
8 38 (27.34%) MS Office
9 37 (26.62%) Active Directory
10 34 (24.46%) OVSD
11 33 (23.74%) Microsoft
12 30 (21.58%) Linux
13 29 (20.86%) Firewall
14 27 (19.42%) Finance
14 27 (19.42%) Cisco
15 25 (17.99%) Oracle
16 24 (17.27%) UNIX
16 24 (17.27%) Windows XP
17 23 (16.55%) SQL
18 22 (15.83%) MCP
18 22 (15.83%) VPN
18 22 (15.83%) IBM
19 20 (14.39%) DNS
20 19 (13.67%) Middleware
21 18 (12.95%) Internet
21 18 (12.95%) Service Management
22 17 (12.23%) Telecoms
22 17 (12.23%) Lotus
22 17 (12.23%) LAN
22 17 (12.23%) IBM Notes

OpenView
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 17 (12.23%) IBM Notes
2 16 (11.51%) WebLogic
3 11 (7.91%) MS Exchange
4 10 (7.19%) IIS
5 8 (5.76%) Apache
6 7 (5.04%) AquaLogic
7 4 (2.88%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.44%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.44%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.72%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 40 (28.78%) MS Excel
2 38 (27.34%) MS Office
3 5 (3.60%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.88%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (1.44%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (20.86%) Firewall
2 22 (15.83%) VPN
3 20 (14.39%) DNS
4 18 (12.95%) Internet
5 17 (12.23%) LAN
6 14 (10.07%) SAN
7 11 (7.91%) WAN
8 10 (7.19%) DHCP
8 10 (7.19%) Cisco IOS
8 10 (7.19%) NAS
9 9 (6.47%) Network Security
10 8 (5.76%) HTTP
11 7 (5.04%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (5.04%) LDAP
11 7 (5.04%) TCP/IP
12 6 (4.32%) SSL
12 6 (4.32%) IPv4
13 5 (3.60%) BIG-IP
13 5 (3.60%) TACACS
14 4 (2.88%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.07%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.35%) Oracle Database
3 6 (4.32%) MySQL
4 3 (2.16%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.16%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (3.60%) JMeter
1 5 (3.60%) LoadRunner
2 3 (2.16%) Hudson
2 3 (2.16%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.16%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.16%) Selenium
2 3 (2.16%) JIRA
2 3 (2.16%) Maven
3 2 (1.44%) MSI
3 2 (1.44%) Ant
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 27 (19.42%) Finance
2 17 (12.23%) Telecoms
3 16 (11.51%) Manufacturing
4 12 (8.63%) Financial Institution
5 6 (4.32%) Back Office
6 4 (2.88%) Banking
7 3 (2.16%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.16%) Retail
8 2 (1.44%) Billing
9 1 (0.72%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.72%) French Language
9 1 (0.72%) Automotive
9 1 (0.72%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 55 (39.57%) Analyst
2 32 (23.02%) Service Analyst
3 31 (22.30%) Service Desk Analyst
4 11 (7.91%) Consultant
5 10 (7.19%) Network Engineer
6 9 (6.47%) Support Engineer
7 8 (5.76%) Operations Analyst
7 8 (5.76%) Capacity Manager
8 7 (5.04%) Network Consultant
8 7 (5.04%) Architect
9 6 (4.32%) Team Leader
9 6 (4.32%) Support Analyst
9 6 (4.32%) Help Desk Analyst
9 6 (4.32%) Service Desk Team Leader
10 5 (3.60%) Help Desk Support
10 5 (3.60%) 1st Line Support
11 4 (2.88%) Firewall Engineer
11 4 (2.88%) Performance Test Analyst
11 4 (2.88%) Performance Analyst
11 4 (2.88%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.67%) Middleware
2 9 (6.47%) Java EE
3 7 (5.04%) J2EE
4 4 (2.88%) WAP
4 4 (2.88%) Web Services
4 4 (2.88%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (2.16%) SOAP
6 2 (1.44%) JMS
6 2 (1.44%) .NET
6 2 (1.44%) JDBC
6 2 (1.44%) JNDI
6 2 (1.44%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.72%) YAML
7 1 (0.72%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.63%) AS400
2 11 (7.91%) Clustering
3 10 (7.19%) Statistics
4 9 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.47%) Management Information System
5 8 (5.76%) SecurID
5 8 (5.76%) VAX
5 8 (5.76%) Hedge funds
6 5 (3.60%) Mainframe
7 4 (2.88%) Mobile App
8 3 (2.16%) User Experience
8 3 (2.16%) Replication
8 3 (2.16%) CESG
9 2 (1.44%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.44%) NHS
9 2 (1.44%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.44%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.44%) CMDB
10 1 (0.72%) FMCG
10 1 (0.72%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 48 (34.53%) Windows
2 30 (21.58%) Linux
3 24 (17.27%) UNIX
3 24 (17.27%) Windows XP
4 15 (10.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (9.35%) Solaris
6 9 (6.47%) VMS
7 6 (4.32%) Windows 2000
8 4 (2.88%) MVS
9 3 (2.16%) Windows 7
9 3 (2.16%) AIX
9 3 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.72%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (41.01%) ITIL
2 18 (12.95%) Service Management
3 14 (10.07%) Network Management
4 13 (9.35%) SOA
5 12 (8.63%) Problem Management
6 11 (7.91%) Service Delivery
6 11 (7.91%) Incident Management
7 10 (7.19%) Change Management
8 9 (6.47%) Network Monitoring
8 9 (6.47%) Mentoring
9 6 (4.32%) E-Commerce
9 6 (4.32%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (4.32%) Network Load Balancing
10 5 (3.60%) ITIL V3
10 5 (3.60%) Capacity Management
10 5 (3.60%) Analytics
10 5 (3.60%) Line Management
10 5 (3.60%) Load Testing
10 5 (3.60%) Stress Testing
10 5 (3.60%) Volume Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (16.55%) SQL
2 12 (8.63%) Java
3 6 (4.32%) PowerShell
4 5 (3.60%) C#
5 4 (2.88%) Perl
5 4 (2.88%) PHP
5 4 (2.88%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.16%) C
6 3 (2.16%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.44%) Korn
7 2 (1.44%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 2 (1.44%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.72%) Ruby
8 1 (0.72%) C++
8 1 (0.72%) Python
Qualifications
1 54 (38.85%) Security Cleared
2 39 (28.06%) SC Cleared
3 22 (15.83%) MCP
4 12 (8.63%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (8.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (7.91%) CCNP
6 9 (6.47%) MCDST
6 9 (6.47%) CCNA
7 6 (4.32%) Degree
8 4 (2.88%) CCSP
8 4 (2.88%) CCSE
8 4 (2.88%) CCSA
8 4 (2.88%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.44%) CISSP
9 2 (1.44%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (32.37%) SLA
2 2 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 37 (26.62%) Active Directory
2 13 (9.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.32%) ISA Server
3 6 (4.32%) NFS
4 4 (2.88%) Terminal Services
5 3 (2.16%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.44%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.44%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (1.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 34 (24.46%) OVSD
2 15 (10.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 15 (10.79%) HP SIM
3 13 (9.35%) Netcool
4 12 (8.63%) Tivoli
5 10 (7.19%) Control-M
6 9 (6.47%) NetBackup
6 9 (6.47%) BMC PATROL
7 8 (5.76%) Legato
7 8 (5.76%) Tivoli NetView
7 8 (5.76%) CiscoWorks
7 8 (5.76%) Backup Exec
8 7 (5.04%) SCCM
8 7 (5.04%) Nagios
9 6 (4.32%) DameWare
9 6 (4.32%) EMC NetWorker
10 4 (2.88%) HP NNM
10 4 (2.88%) SCOM
10 4 (2.88%) SolarWinds Orion
11 3 (2.16%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 125 (89.93%) HP
2 33 (23.74%) Microsoft
3 27 (19.42%) Cisco
4 25 (17.99%) Oracle
5 22 (15.83%) IBM
6 17 (12.23%) Lotus
7 16 (11.51%) VMware
8 15 (10.79%) Red Hat
8 15 (10.79%) CheckPoint
8 15 (10.79%) F5
9 13 (9.35%) Remedy
10 11 (7.91%) Veritas
10 11 (7.91%) McAfee
11 10 (7.19%) BMC
11 10 (7.19%) EMC
12 9 (6.47%) Citrix
13 8 (5.76%) Wall Street Systems
14 7 (5.04%) Dell
15 6 (4.32%) Nokia
15 6 (4.32%) Clearswift
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