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 3 August 2015 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP OpenView (HPOV)
Rank 538 504 471
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -33
Contract jobs citing OpenView 47 72 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.091% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.09% 1.83% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 24 28
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£416 £425 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.11% +11.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £100 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £461 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £184 £300
% change year-on-year
+112.24% -38.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 6
Average hourly rate - £10.50 £12.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -19.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £10.50 £12.98
% change year-on-year
- -19.10%
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
4303 3944 3589
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.34% 7.98% 7.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2665 2331 2031
Average daily rate £405 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.51% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £345
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 122 162
Average hourly rate £23.00 £18.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.66% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.39 £31.53 £41.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+10.25% -13.33%

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 3 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenView within the England region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
South East +1 24 £399 -
London -37 10 £438 -2.77% 3
North West -21 7 £450 +350.00%
North East -18 4 £263 +61.53% 1
East of England -11 1 - -
Yorkshire -21 1 £325 - 1
OpenView
UK

OpenView
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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.

1 107 (86.99%) HP
2 60 (48.78%) ITIL
3 46 (37.40%) Windows
4 41 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 35 (28.46%) SC Cleared
6 33 (26.83%) SLA
7 32 (26.02%) VMware
8 31 (25.20%) Linux
9 30 (24.39%) Service Management
10 28 (22.76%) DNS
11 27 (21.95%) SAN
11 27 (21.95%) Finance
12 26 (21.14%) Cisco
12 26 (21.14%) Oracle
12 26 (21.14%) VMware Infrastructure
13 24 (19.51%) Microsoft
14 23 (18.70%) UNIX
14 23 (18.70%) MS Excel
14 23 (18.70%) MS Office
14 23 (18.70%) Firewall
15 22 (17.89%) OVSD
15 22 (17.89%) Shell Script
16 21 (17.07%) Middleware
17 20 (16.26%) LDAP
17 20 (16.26%) Incident Management
17 20 (16.26%) Data Centre
18 19 (15.45%) SQL
19 18 (14.63%) Red Hat
19 18 (14.63%) Clustering
19 18 (14.63%) PowerShell

OpenView
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 10 (8.13%) WebLogic
2 9 (7.32%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.88%) AquaLogic
4 5 (4.07%) IBM Notes
5 3 (2.44%) Apache
5 3 (2.44%) Lync
6 2 (1.63%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.63%) iPlanet
6 2 (1.63%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (1.63%) SmartSockets
6 2 (1.63%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (1.63%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.63%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.63%) JBoss
7 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.81%) IIS
7 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 23 (18.70%) MS Office
1 23 (18.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.63%) ION MarketView
3 2 (1.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.63%) Google Compute Engine
1 2 (1.63%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 28 (22.76%) DNS
2 27 (21.95%) SAN
3 23 (18.70%) Firewall
4 20 (16.26%) LDAP
5 16 (13.01%) WAN
5 16 (13.01%) NAS
6 15 (12.20%) DHCP
6 15 (12.20%) MPLS
7 14 (11.38%) OSPF
7 14 (11.38%) BGP
7 14 (11.38%) 3G
7 14 (11.38%) 4G
8 13 (10.57%) LAN
8 13 (10.57%) TCP/IP
9 11 (8.94%) Wireless
9 11 (8.94%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (8.13%) VRRP
10 10 (8.13%) EIGRP
10 10 (8.13%) HSRP
10 10 (8.13%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.13%) Oracle Database
2 8 (6.50%) MySQL
2 8 (6.50%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (4.88%) Oracle OWB
4 4 (3.25%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (10.57%) Subversion
2 8 (6.50%) Ant
2 8 (6.50%) PVCS
3 5 (4.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (2.44%) JIRA
5 2 (1.63%) Juju
5 2 (1.63%) ClearCase
5 2 (1.63%) Maven
General
1 27 (21.95%) Finance
2 11 (8.94%) Telecoms
3 9 (7.32%) Banking
4 4 (3.25%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.25%) Legal
5 3 (2.44%) Front Office
6 2 (1.63%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.63%) French Language
6 2 (1.63%) German Language
7 1 (0.81%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (17.89%) Analyst
2 16 (13.01%) Architect
3 13 (10.57%) Consultant
3 13 (10.57%) Service Analyst
3 13 (10.57%) Incident Manager
4 12 (9.76%) Network Engineer
5 11 (8.94%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (8.94%) Security Engineer
6 10 (8.13%) OSS Architect
6 10 (8.13%) Service Desk Analyst
7 9 (7.32%) Network Security Engineer
7 9 (7.32%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 8 (6.50%) OSS Solutions Architect
9 7 (5.69%) Support Engineer
9 7 (5.69%) Applications Support
10 6 (4.88%) UNIX Engineer
11 5 (4.07%) Infrastructure Architect
11 5 (4.07%) Administrator
11 5 (4.07%) Systems Administrator
12 4 (3.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (17.07%) Middleware
2 10 (8.13%) J2EE
3 8 (6.50%) Web Services
4 6 (4.88%) JMS
4 6 (4.88%) JDBC
4 6 (4.88%) SOAP
4 6 (4.88%) JNDI
5 4 (3.25%) CSS
6 2 (1.63%) Rendezvous
6 2 (1.63%) XML
6 2 (1.63%) Java EE
6 2 (1.63%) X-Windows
6 2 (1.63%) Spring
6 2 (1.63%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (1.63%) Ultra Messaging
7 1 (0.81%) .NET
7 1 (0.81%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.26%) Data Centre
2 18 (14.63%) Clustering
3 13 (10.57%) Replication
4 10 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (7.32%) Enterprise Storage
6 6 (4.88%) Management Information System
7 5 (4.07%) HACMP
8 4 (3.25%) CLARiiON
8 4 (3.25%) Symmetrix
8 4 (3.25%) EMC Centera
8 4 (3.25%) Symmetrix DMX
9 3 (2.44%) CMDB
10 2 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.63%) User Experience
10 2 (1.63%) Equities
10 2 (1.63%) Cryptography
10 2 (1.63%) Fixed Income
10 2 (1.63%) Grid Computing
10 2 (1.63%) NHS
10 2 (1.63%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 46 (37.40%) Windows
2 31 (25.20%) Linux
3 23 (18.70%) UNIX
4 18 (14.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (5.69%) HPUX
5 7 (5.69%) Solaris
6 5 (4.07%) Windows NT
6 5 (4.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (3.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (3.25%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.25%) Windows 2000
7 4 (3.25%) AIX
8 3 (2.44%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.63%) SUSE
10 1 (0.81%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (48.78%) ITIL
2 30 (24.39%) Service Management
3 20 (16.26%) Incident Management
4 17 (13.82%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (11.38%) Migration
6 13 (10.57%) Data Analysis
6 13 (10.57%) Root Cause Analysis
7 12 (9.76%) Matrix Management
8 11 (8.94%) Problem Management
8 11 (8.94%) High Availability
9 10 (8.13%) Capacity Planning
9 10 (8.13%) Project Management
9 10 (8.13%) SOA
10 9 (7.32%) Information Security
10 9 (7.32%) Network Monitoring
11 8 (6.50%) Performance Management
11 8 (6.50%) Configuration Management
12 7 (5.69%) ETL
12 7 (5.69%) Change Management
13 6 (4.88%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (17.89%) Shell Script
2 19 (15.45%) SQL
3 18 (14.63%) PowerShell
4 14 (11.38%) PL/SQL
5 12 (9.76%) Perl
6 10 (8.13%) Java
7 7 (5.69%) Bash Shell
8 6 (4.88%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 5 (4.07%) Python
10 3 (2.44%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.44%) VBScript
10 3 (2.44%) VB
11 2 (1.63%) C-shell
11 2 (1.63%) Korn
12 1 (0.81%) R
12 1 (0.81%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.81%) C
12 1 (0.81%) C#
Qualifications
1 41 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 35 (28.46%) SC Cleared
3 11 (8.94%) DV Cleared
4 10 (8.13%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (8.13%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (6.50%) CCNA
6 7 (5.69%) MCP
7 5 (4.07%) CCNP
8 4 (3.25%) CISSP
8 4 (3.25%) CISM
9 3 (2.44%) CCSA
10 2 (1.63%) PMP
10 2 (1.63%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.81%) Degree
11 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.81%) MCSE
11 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.81%) RHCE
11 1 (0.81%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.81%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (26.83%) SLA
2 5 (4.07%) QA
3 4 (3.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 26 (21.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (7.32%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.32%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (5.69%) Hyper-V
3 7 (5.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 5 (4.07%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (4.07%) NFS
5 3 (2.44%) UAG
5 3 (2.44%) Samba
6 2 (1.63%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.63%) vSphere
6 2 (1.63%) vCloud
6 2 (1.63%) KVM
6 2 (1.63%) Docker
6 2 (1.63%) LXC
7 1 (0.81%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 22 (17.89%) OVSD
2 15 (12.20%) CiscoWorks
3 12 (9.76%) HP NNM
4 11 (8.94%) SCCM
4 11 (8.94%) SCOM
5 10 (8.13%) Control-M
5 10 (8.13%) AirWatch
6 8 (6.50%) Tivoli
7 7 (5.69%) NetBackup
7 7 (5.69%) Puppet
7 7 (5.69%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (4.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 5 (4.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 5 (4.07%) Netcool
10 4 (3.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 4 (3.25%) Cacti
11 3 (2.44%) Unicenter
11 3 (2.44%) Legato
12 2 (1.63%) OPNET
12 2 (1.63%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 107 (86.99%) HP
2 32 (26.02%) VMware
3 26 (21.14%) Oracle
3 26 (21.14%) Cisco
4 24 (19.51%) Microsoft
5 18 (14.63%) Red Hat
5 18 (14.63%) SolarWinds
6 16 (13.01%) Veritas
7 15 (12.20%) CheckPoint
8 14 (11.38%) IBM
9 12 (9.76%) Aruba
10 11 (8.94%) Sun
10 11 (8.94%) Websense
11 10 (8.13%) BMC
11 10 (8.13%) SevOne
12 9 (7.32%) Veeam
12 9 (7.32%) Remedy
13 8 (6.50%) Citrix
13 8 (6.50%) Splunk
14 7 (5.69%) EMC
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 6 days ago