The table below looks at the statistics for OpenView skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenView over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP OpenView (HPOV)
Rank 557 551 524
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -27
Contract jobs citing OpenView 56 66 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.01% 1.50% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 42 21
Median daily rate £413 £369 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.86% +34.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £251 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £455 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £350 £184
% change year-on-year
-25.71% +90.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 10
Median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +138.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £10.50
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +138.09%
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
5532 4389 3944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.28% 8.61% 8.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3634 2721 2290
Median daily rate £450 £408 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.42% +5.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £377 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +11.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 145 120
Median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.11 £13.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £39.85 £38.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.70 £21.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+65.23% +7.69%

OpenView
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing OpenView as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 July 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenView within the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North East -32 31 £260 +4.00%
London -4 22 £450 +20.00% 3
East of England +11 1 £325 - 1
South East -15 1 - - 2
West Midlands -20 1 - -
OpenView
UK

OpenView
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OpenView also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for OpenView.

1 76 (89.41%) HP
2 43 (50.59%) Firewall
3 42 (49.41%) ITIL
3 42 (49.41%) Windows
4 38 (44.71%) VMware
5 35 (41.18%) Oracle
6 34 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 30 (35.29%) Middleware
8 29 (34.12%) Cisco Certification
8 29 (34.12%) Security Cleared
9 27 (31.76%) Microsoft Certification
9 27 (31.76%) CCNP
10 26 (30.59%) VMware Infrastructure
11 23 (27.06%) Clustering
12 22 (25.88%) SQL
13 21 (24.71%) MS Excel
13 21 (24.71%) DNS
13 21 (24.71%) ITIL V3
14 20 (23.53%) Citrix
14 20 (23.53%) Cisco
14 20 (23.53%) Linux
14 20 (23.53%) SQL Server
15 19 (22.35%) SLA
15 19 (22.35%) Active Directory
15 19 (22.35%) DHCP
15 19 (22.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 19 (22.35%) Microsoft App-V
15 19 (22.35%) Management Information System
16 18 (21.18%) SC Cleared
16 18 (21.18%) Application Packaging

OpenView
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (21.18%) Apache
1 18 (21.18%) IBM Notes
1 18 (21.18%) IIS
2 5 (5.88%) WebLogic
3 4 (4.71%) iPlanet
3 4 (4.71%) MQSeries
4 3 (3.53%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (3.53%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.53%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.35%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (2.35%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 21 (24.71%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.71%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.53%) Heroku
2 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.35%) PaaS
4 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 43 (50.59%) Firewall
2 21 (24.71%) DNS
3 19 (22.35%) DHCP
4 11 (12.94%) Wireless
5 10 (11.76%) BGP
5 10 (11.76%) OSPF
6 9 (10.59%) MPLS
6 9 (10.59%) VPN
6 9 (10.59%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (8.24%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (8.24%) IP Telephony
7 7 (8.24%) IPsec
7 7 (8.24%) SNMP
7 7 (8.24%) Wireless Security
8 6 (7.06%) Ethernet
8 6 (7.06%) LDAP
9 5 (5.88%) EIGRP
9 5 (5.88%) LAN
9 5 (5.88%) RSVP
9 5 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.06%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.71%) DB2
4 3 (3.53%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (3.53%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.53%) Neo4j
5 2 (2.35%) MarkLogic
5 2 (2.35%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.35%) MySQL
5 2 (2.35%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (21.18%) MSI
2 5 (5.88%) JIRA
3 3 (3.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (3.53%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.53%) Subversion
General
1 16 (18.82%) Finance
2 7 (8.24%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.71%) Banking
4 2 (2.35%) Back Office
4 2 (2.35%) Front Office
5 1 (1.18%) German Language
5 1 (1.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (17.65%) Support Engineer
2 13 (15.29%) Network Engineer
2 13 (15.29%) Windows Engineer
3 12 (14.12%) Wintel Support
4 9 (10.59%) Administrator
4 9 (10.59%) Systems Engineer
4 9 (10.59%) Windows Administrator
5 8 (9.41%) Cisco Engineer
5 8 (9.41%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (9.41%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 8 (9.41%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 6 (7.06%) Analyst
6 6 (7.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (7.06%) Firewall Engineer
6 6 (7.06%) Server Support
7 5 (5.88%) Consultant
7 5 (5.88%) Juniper Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Windows Support Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (35.29%) Middleware
2 4 (4.71%) J2EE
2 4 (4.71%) JSP
3 3 (3.53%) Kafka
4 2 (2.35%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (2.35%) Web Services
5 1 (1.18%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 23 (27.06%) Clustering
2 19 (22.35%) Management Information System
3 11 (12.94%) Computer Science
4 10 (11.76%) CMDB
5 9 (10.59%) AS400
5 9 (10.59%) Mainframe
5 9 (10.59%) Tandem
6 8 (9.41%) Data Centre
6 8 (9.41%) User Experience
7 3 (3.53%) e-Health
7 3 (3.53%) PMI
8 2 (2.35%) Grid Computing
8 2 (2.35%) HP Storage
8 2 (2.35%) HP StoreVirtual
8 2 (2.35%) Replication
8 2 (2.35%) Smart Meter
8 2 (2.35%) VCE vBlock
9 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.18%) iPad
9 1 (1.18%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 42 (49.41%) Windows
2 20 (23.53%) Linux
3 18 (21.18%) Unix
4 6 (7.06%) Solaris
4 6 (7.06%) Windows Server
5 5 (5.88%) AIX
5 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.18%) HPUX
7 1 (1.18%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.18%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.18%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (49.41%) ITIL
2 21 (24.71%) ITIL V3
3 18 (21.18%) Application Packaging
3 18 (21.18%) High Availability
4 17 (20.00%) Network Management
5 12 (14.12%) Configuration Management
6 11 (12.94%) Incident Management
6 11 (12.94%) ITSM
6 11 (12.94%) Problem Management
7 10 (11.76%) Service Delivery
8 9 (10.59%) Change Management
8 9 (10.59%) Open Source
8 9 (10.59%) Project Management
8 9 (10.59%) SAP Security
8 9 (10.59%) Service Management
9 7 (8.24%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (8.24%) CRM
9 7 (8.24%) E-Commerce
9 7 (8.24%) Knowledge Management
9 7 (8.24%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (25.88%) SQL
2 9 (10.59%) PowerShell
3 7 (8.24%) VBScript
4 4 (4.71%) Bash Shell
4 4 (4.71%) Java
4 4 (4.71%) Python
5 2 (2.35%) C
5 2 (2.35%) Perl
5 2 (2.35%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (34.12%) Cisco Certification
1 29 (34.12%) Security Cleared
2 27 (31.76%) CCNP
2 27 (31.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (21.18%) SC Cleared
4 14 (16.47%) Degree
5 13 (15.29%) CCNA
6 12 (14.12%) MCP
7 9 (10.59%) MCDBA
7 9 (10.59%) MCSE
8 8 (9.41%) CCSE
8 8 (9.41%) JNCIE
8 8 (9.41%) JNCIP
9 5 (5.88%) CCIE
10 3 (3.53%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (3.53%) PMI Certification
11 2 (2.35%) HND
12 1 (1.18%) CCSA
12 1 (1.18%) CISSP
12 1 (1.18%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (22.35%) SLA
2 4 (4.71%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.18%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 26 (30.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (22.35%) Active Directory
2 19 (22.35%) Microsoft App-V
3 18 (21.18%) Terminal Services
4 4 (4.71%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (3.53%) Docker
5 3 (3.53%) vCloud
6 2 (2.35%) NFS
7 1 (1.18%) Oracle Clusterware
7 1 (1.18%) Samba
7 1 (1.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.18%) vSphere
7 1 (1.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (22.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 18 (21.18%) Microsoft Clustering
2 18 (21.18%) Perfmon
3 13 (15.29%) Cisco Prime
4 12 (14.12%) HP SIM
5 11 (12.94%) Control-M
6 10 (11.76%) Nagios
7 7 (8.24%) HP SiteScope
8 5 (5.88%) OVSD
9 4 (4.71%) EMC NetWorker
9 4 (4.71%) NetBackup
9 4 (4.71%) SCCM
9 4 (4.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 3 (3.53%) HP UCMDB
10 3 (3.53%) Kubernetes
11 2 (2.35%) Data Guard
11 2 (2.35%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (2.35%) OpenNMS
11 2 (2.35%) Puppet
11 2 (2.35%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 76 (89.41%) HP
2 38 (44.71%) VMware
3 35 (41.18%) Oracle
4 34 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 20 (23.53%) Cisco
5 20 (23.53%) Citrix
6 18 (21.18%) Lotus
7 15 (17.65%) Juniper
8 10 (11.76%) BMC
8 10 (11.76%) Red Hat
8 10 (11.76%) Splunk
9 9 (10.59%) SAP
10 8 (9.41%) CheckPoint
10 8 (9.41%) F5
11 6 (7.06%) Sun
12 5 (5.88%) Extreme Networks
13 4 (4.71%) BEA
13 4 (4.71%) Cognos
13 4 (4.71%) Opsware
13 4 (4.71%) Veritas
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