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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP OpenView (HPOV)
Rank 572 629 520
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -109
Contract jobs citing OpenView 54 22 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.042% 0.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.01% 0.49% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 16 34
Median daily rate £488 £236 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+106.34% -42.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £164 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £444 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £208 £265
% change year-on-year
+122.89% -21.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 14
Median hourly rate £28.00 £25.50 £17.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% +46.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.50 £17.38
% change year-on-year
+9.80% +46.76%
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
5329 4468 4467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.84% 8.48% 8.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3390 2780 2666
Median daily rate £460 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.23% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 159 174
Median hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.50% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £43.00 £46.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+26.19% -6.66%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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
London +14 18 £500 +14.22% 4
East of England +26 14 £494 -
North East -16 9 £260 -0.95%
South East +20 6 £375 +80.72% 1
Yorkshire - 3 - - 1
North West +16 2 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
OpenView
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OpenView
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 93 (87.74%) HP
2 55 (51.89%) Windows
3 51 (48.11%) ITIL
4 49 (46.23%) VMware
5 48 (45.28%) Oracle
6 46 (43.40%) Firewall
7 42 (39.62%) VMware Infrastructure
8 39 (36.79%) Microsoft
9 38 (35.85%) Middleware
10 35 (33.02%) Clustering
11 32 (30.19%) Security Cleared
11 32 (30.19%) Active Directory
12 31 (29.25%) Microsoft Certification
12 31 (29.25%) Management Information System
13 30 (28.30%) ITIL V3
13 30 (28.30%) High Availability
14 29 (27.36%) DNS
15 28 (26.42%) SQL
15 28 (26.42%) Linux
16 26 (24.53%) Microsoft App-V
17 25 (23.58%) SC Cleared
17 25 (23.58%) MS Excel
17 25 (23.58%) DHCP
17 25 (23.58%) CCNP
17 25 (23.58%) Cisco Certification
18 24 (22.64%) Terminal Services
18 24 (22.64%) Citrix
18 24 (22.64%) Cisco
18 24 (22.64%) Unix
18 24 (22.64%) SQL Server

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 20 (18.87%) Apache
1 20 (18.87%) IBM Notes
1 20 (18.87%) IIS
2 13 (12.26%) WebLogic
3 7 (6.60%) iPlanet
4 6 (5.66%) MQSeries
5 5 (4.72%) WebLogic Portal
6 4 (3.77%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 25 (23.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.72%) Office 365
2 4 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 46 (43.40%) Firewall
2 29 (27.36%) DNS
3 25 (23.58%) DHCP
4 22 (20.75%) SAN
5 17 (16.04%) Internet
6 16 (15.09%) FTP
6 16 (15.09%) NAS
6 16 (15.09%) SSH
7 15 (14.15%) HTTP
8 11 (10.38%) LDAP
9 9 (8.49%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (8.49%) Wireless
10 8 (7.55%) BGP
10 8 (7.55%) OSPF
10 8 (7.55%) SNMP
10 8 (7.55%) VPN
10 8 (7.55%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (6.60%) IP Telephony
11 7 (6.60%) IPsec
11 7 (6.60%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (22.64%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.43%) Oracle Database
3 7 (6.60%) MySQL
4 6 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (5.66%) DB2
4 6 (5.66%) OLTP
5 1 (0.94%) MarkLogic
5 1 (0.94%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.94%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (18.87%) MSI
2 2 (1.89%) JIRA
2 2 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 24 (22.64%) Finance
2 5 (4.72%) Banking
2 5 (4.72%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.94%) Back Office
3 1 (0.94%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 15 (14.15%) Network Engineer
1 15 (14.15%) Support Engineer
2 13 (12.26%) Wintel Support
3 12 (11.32%) Windows Engineer
4 10 (9.43%) Administrator
5 9 (8.49%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (8.49%) Technical Leader
5 9 (8.49%) Windows Administrator
6 8 (7.55%) Architect
6 8 (7.55%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 8 (7.55%) Wintel Engineer
7 7 (6.60%) Cisco Engineer
7 7 (6.60%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (5.66%) Firewall Engineer
8 6 (5.66%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (5.66%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 6 (5.66%) Server Support
8 6 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (5.66%) Windows Support Engineer
8 6 (5.66%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (35.85%) Middleware
2 7 (6.60%) J2EE
2 7 (6.60%) JSP
3 6 (5.66%) SAML
4 5 (4.72%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 4 (3.77%) Web Services
6 2 (1.89%) Velocity
7 1 (0.94%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 35 (33.02%) Clustering
2 31 (29.25%) Management Information System
3 10 (9.43%) Virtual Team
4 9 (8.49%) CMDB
5 8 (7.55%) AS400
5 8 (7.55%) Computer Science
5 8 (7.55%) Data Centre
5 8 (7.55%) Mainframe
5 8 (7.55%) Tandem
5 8 (7.55%) User Experience
6 6 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (5.66%) Mobile Payment
6 6 (5.66%) PKI
7 5 (4.72%) HP Storage
7 5 (4.72%) HP StoreVirtual
8 4 (3.77%) Grid Computing
8 4 (3.77%) Replication
9 3 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (2.83%) Derivative
10 1 (0.94%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 55 (51.89%) Windows
2 28 (26.42%) Linux
3 24 (22.64%) Unix
4 20 (18.87%) Solaris
5 16 (15.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (10.38%) Windows Server
7 8 (7.55%) AIX
8 5 (4.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (3.77%) Windows 7
9 4 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.83%) HPUX
11 2 (1.89%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.94%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.94%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (48.11%) ITIL
2 30 (28.30%) High Availability
2 30 (28.30%) ITIL V3
3 23 (21.70%) Change Management
4 20 (18.87%) Application Packaging
5 17 (16.04%) Presales
6 14 (13.21%) Configuration Management
6 14 (13.21%) Network Management
7 13 (12.26%) Incident Management
7 13 (12.26%) ITSM
7 13 (12.26%) Matrix Organization
7 13 (12.26%) Open Source
7 13 (12.26%) Problem Management
8 12 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (10.38%) Project Management
9 11 (10.38%) Service Delivery
9 11 (10.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (9.43%) CRM
11 9 (8.49%) E-Commerce
11 9 (8.49%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (26.42%) SQL
2 13 (12.26%) Java
3 7 (6.60%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.72%) Shell Script
4 5 (4.72%) VBScript
5 4 (3.77%) VB
6 1 (0.94%) Perl
6 1 (0.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 32 (30.19%) Security Cleared
2 31 (29.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (23.58%) CCNP
3 25 (23.58%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (23.58%) SC Cleared
4 11 (10.38%) MCSE
5 10 (9.43%) CCNA
6 9 (8.49%) MCP
7 8 (7.55%) CCSE
7 8 (7.55%) Degree
7 8 (7.55%) JNCIE
7 8 (7.55%) JNCIP
7 8 (7.55%) MCDBA
8 5 (4.72%) CCIE
9 4 (3.77%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.94%) CCSA
10 1 (0.94%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (17.92%) SLA
2 7 (6.60%) JSP 440
System Software
1 42 (39.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (30.19%) Active Directory
3 26 (24.53%) Microsoft App-V
4 24 (22.64%) Terminal Services
5 6 (5.66%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (4.72%) NFS
7 4 (3.77%) Hyper-V
7 4 (3.77%) Samba
7 4 (3.77%) vSphere
8 3 (2.83%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.94%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.94%) Oracle Clusterware
9 1 (0.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (22.64%) Microsoft Clustering
2 21 (19.81%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 20 (18.87%) Perfmon
4 15 (14.15%) HP SIM
5 14 (13.21%) Nagios
6 10 (9.43%) NetBackup
6 10 (9.43%) Tivoli
7 9 (8.49%) Cisco Prime
7 9 (8.49%) HP Data Protector
8 8 (7.55%) Control-M
8 8 (7.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 7 (6.60%) EMC NetWorker
10 5 (4.72%) BMC PATROL
10 5 (4.72%) Puppet
10 5 (4.72%) SCCM
11 4 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (3.77%) OVSD
11 4 (3.77%) Red Hat Satellite
11 4 (3.77%) SCOM
12 2 (1.89%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 93 (87.74%) HP
2 49 (46.23%) VMware
3 48 (45.28%) Oracle
4 39 (36.79%) Microsoft
5 24 (22.64%) Cisco
5 24 (22.64%) Citrix
6 20 (18.87%) Lotus
7 18 (16.98%) Sun
8 17 (16.04%) Opsware
9 16 (15.09%) BMC
10 15 (14.15%) Juniper
10 15 (14.15%) Red Hat
11 11 (10.38%) F5
11 11 (10.38%) IBM
12 10 (9.43%) CheckPoint
12 10 (9.43%) NetApp
13 9 (8.49%) 3PAR
13 9 (8.49%) Veritas
14 8 (7.55%) SAP
14 8 (7.55%) Splunk
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