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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP OpenView (HPOV)
UK / England
Rank 552 578 537
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -41
Contract jobs citing OpenView 13 28 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.060% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.30% 0.69% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 38
Median daily rate £450 £320 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.62% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £275 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £599 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £290 £255
% change year-on-year
+39.65% +13.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £10.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £10.50

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
4323 4084 4175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.44% 8.77% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2868 2554 2524
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.43% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 141 138
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.85 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.17% +8.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £53.58 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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
London +18 5 £450 -25.00% 3
Yorkshire +11 3 £288 +1.76% 4
South East +14 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 £450 -
North West - 1 - -
OpenView
UK

OpenView
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 45 (86.54%) HP
2 21 (40.38%) VMware
2 21 (40.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (34.62%) ITIL
3 18 (34.62%) Unix
3 18 (34.62%) Solaris
3 18 (34.62%) Linux
4 17 (32.69%) Windows
4 17 (32.69%) Finance
5 16 (30.77%) Oracle
5 16 (30.77%) Sun
5 16 (30.77%) SAN
6 15 (28.85%) Cisco
6 15 (28.85%) Clustering
7 13 (25.00%) NetBackup
7 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (25.00%) Internet
8 12 (23.08%) Nagios
8 12 (23.08%) Red Hat
8 12 (23.08%) Active Directory
8 12 (23.08%) ITIL V3
8 12 (23.08%) Presales
9 11 (21.15%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (21.15%) High Availability
9 11 (21.15%) F5
9 11 (21.15%) IBM
9 11 (21.15%) WebLogic
9 11 (21.15%) Java
9 11 (21.15%) Veritas
9 11 (21.15%) NetApp

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 11 (21.15%) WebLogic
2 4 (7.69%) iPlanet
2 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.69%) WebLogic Portal
3 3 (5.77%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.92%) Apache
4 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.46%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.62%) Office 365
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.77%) SAN
2 13 (25.00%) Internet
3 10 (19.23%) FTP
3 10 (19.23%) NAS
3 10 (19.23%) SSH
4 9 (17.31%) DNS
4 9 (17.31%) Firewall
4 9 (17.31%) HTTP
4 9 (17.31%) LDAP
5 5 (9.62%) BGP
5 5 (9.62%) BIG-IP
5 5 (9.62%) OSPF
6 4 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (7.69%) DHCP
6 4 (7.69%) LAN
6 4 (7.69%) MPLS
6 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
7 3 (5.77%) 3G
7 3 (5.77%) Diameter Protocol
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) MySQL
2 6 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (11.54%) OLTP
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.77%) DB2
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) JIRA
1 2 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 17 (32.69%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.92%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (19.23%) Network Engineer
2 8 (15.38%) Architect
3 6 (11.54%) Administrator
3 6 (11.54%) Infrastructure Architect
3 6 (11.54%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 6 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (9.62%) Technical Leader
4 5 (9.62%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) OSS Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Unix Administrator
6 3 (5.77%) Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Core Network Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) DBA
6 3 (5.77%) Oracle Architect
6 3 (5.77%) Oracle Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.77%) Sybase DBA
7 2 (3.85%) Unix Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.23%) Middleware
2 6 (11.54%) SAML
3 4 (7.69%) J2EE
3 4 (7.69%) JSP
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 3 (5.77%) Velocity
4 3 (5.77%) Web Services
5 1 (1.92%) 802.1X
5 1 (1.92%) CSS
5 1 (1.92%) HTML
5 1 (1.92%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) Clustering
2 8 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 6 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (11.54%) Mobile Payment
3 6 (11.54%) PKI
3 6 (11.54%) Virtual Team
4 4 (7.69%) HP Storage
4 4 (7.69%) HP StoreVirtual
5 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.77%) Derivative
5 3 (5.77%) Grid Computing
5 3 (5.77%) Replication
6 2 (3.85%) e-Health
6 2 (3.85%) Fintech
7 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.92%) User Experience
7 1 (1.92%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (34.62%) Linux
1 18 (34.62%) Solaris
1 18 (34.62%) Unix
2 17 (32.69%) Windows
3 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (13.46%) Windows Server
6 4 (7.69%) AIX
6 4 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.77%) HPUX
8 2 (3.85%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (3.85%) SUSE
8 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.92%) Android
9 1 (1.92%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.92%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) ITIL
2 12 (23.08%) ITIL V3
2 12 (23.08%) Presales
3 11 (21.15%) High Availability
3 11 (21.15%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (17.31%) Change Management
4 9 (17.31%) Network Architecture
4 9 (17.31%) Service Management
5 8 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 8 (15.38%) Matrix Organization
6 7 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (13.46%) Open Source
7 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (11.54%) Benchmarking
7 6 (11.54%) Migration
7 6 (11.54%) Performance Testing
7 6 (11.54%) PRINCE
7 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2
7 6 (11.54%) RAD
7 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.15%) Java
2 7 (13.46%) Shell Script
3 6 (11.54%) SQL
4 4 (7.69%) Perl
5 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.85%) VB
6 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.92%) PHP
6 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 7 (13.46%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.62%) CCNP
3 5 (9.62%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (7.69%) CCNA
5 2 (3.85%) MCSE
5 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.85%) RHCE
5 2 (3.85%) RHCT
6 1 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.92%) CISSP
6 1 (1.92%) HNC
6 1 (1.92%) HND
6 1 (1.92%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.92%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) JSP 440
1 4 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (40.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 6 (11.54%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (11.54%) NFS
3 6 (11.54%) Samba
3 6 (11.54%) vSphere
4 4 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (5.77%) Hyper-V
5 3 (5.77%) Terminal Services
5 3 (5.77%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 2 (3.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.92%) BitLocker
7 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 12 (23.08%) Nagios
3 9 (17.31%) Tivoli
4 8 (15.38%) HP Data Protector
4 8 (15.38%) Puppet
5 6 (11.54%) Red Hat Satellite
5 6 (11.54%) SCCM
6 4 (7.69%) BMC PATROL
6 4 (7.69%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (5.77%) SCOM
8 2 (3.85%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (3.85%) Control-M
9 1 (1.92%) Ansible
9 1 (1.92%) NSN NetAct
9 1 (1.92%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (1.92%) OPNET
9 1 (1.92%) OVSD
Vendors
1 45 (86.54%) HP
2 21 (40.38%) VMware
3 16 (30.77%) Oracle
3 16 (30.77%) Sun
4 15 (28.85%) Cisco
5 12 (23.08%) Red Hat
6 11 (21.15%) F5
6 11 (21.15%) IBM
6 11 (21.15%) NetApp
6 11 (21.15%) Veritas
7 10 (19.23%) 3PAR
7 10 (19.23%) BMC
8 9 (17.31%) Brocade
8 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
8 9 (17.31%) Opsware
9 6 (11.54%) Symantec
10 5 (9.62%) CheckPoint
11 4 (7.69%) BEA
11 4 (7.69%) EMC
12 3 (5.77%) Citrix