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 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP OpenView (HPOV)
Rank 491 502 394
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -108
Contract jobs citing OpenView 93 52 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.11% 0.34%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.25% 1.52% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 19 59
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£400 £425 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +49.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £331 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £438 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £265 £428 £235
% change year-on-year
-38.01% +81.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 2 10
Average hourly rate £22.63 £14.25 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.77% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.65 £10.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £16.85 £18.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.63 £14.25 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+58.77% +5.55%
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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
4128 3426 3396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.82% 7.22% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2477 2059 1817
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 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £348 £312
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +11.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 155 177
Average hourly rate £21.75 £22.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £40.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +31.94%

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 2 October 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 2 October 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 2 October 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 +12 19 £425 - 5
East of England -16 14 - -
South East -14 13 £510 +19.29%
North West - 13 £110 -
West Midlands -19 7 £370 -13.95% 1
South West - 5 £488 - 1
Yorkshire +1 2 - - 2
East Midlands - - - -
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OpenView
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 142 (92.21%) HP
2 71 (46.10%) ITIL
3 58 (37.66%) Security Cleared
4 51 (33.12%) Windows
5 50 (32.47%) SLA
6 43 (27.92%) MS Excel
7 42 (27.27%) SC Cleared
8 40 (25.97%) MS Office
9 39 (25.32%) Microsoft
10 38 (24.68%) Active Directory
11 36 (23.38%) Oracle
12 34 (22.08%) Firewall
13 33 (21.43%) Finance
14 32 (20.78%) Cisco
14 32 (20.78%) Middleware
15 31 (20.13%) Linux
15 31 (20.13%) OVSD
16 27 (17.53%) SQL
17 25 (16.23%) UNIX
17 25 (16.23%) IBM Notes
17 25 (16.23%) Lotus
18 23 (14.94%) IBM
18 23 (14.94%) MCP
18 23 (14.94%) Windows XP
18 23 (14.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 22 (14.29%) DNS
20 21 (13.64%) VPN
20 21 (13.64%) Telecoms
20 21 (13.64%) Service Management
21 20 (12.99%) Red Hat

OpenView
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 25 (16.23%) IBM Notes
2 17 (11.04%) WebLogic
3 16 (10.39%) IIS
4 14 (9.09%) Apache
5 12 (7.79%) AquaLogic
6 10 (6.49%) MS Exchange
7 4 (2.60%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.30%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.30%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.65%) OpenStack
Applications
1 43 (27.92%) MS Excel
2 40 (25.97%) MS Office
3 6 (3.90%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.60%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (1.95%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (1.95%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.30%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (22.08%) Firewall
2 22 (14.29%) DNS
3 21 (13.64%) VPN
4 19 (12.34%) SAN
5 17 (11.04%) Internet
5 17 (11.04%) LAN
6 12 (7.79%) DHCP
6 12 (7.79%) LDAP
7 11 (7.14%) WAN
8 10 (6.49%) NAS
9 9 (5.84%) Cisco IOS
10 8 (5.19%) Network Security
11 7 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (4.55%) HTTP
12 6 (3.90%) IPv4
13 5 (3.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 5 (3.25%) TACACS
13 5 (3.25%) SSL
13 5 (3.25%) TCP/IP
14 4 (2.60%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.99%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.69%) Oracle Database
3 6 (3.90%) MySQL
4 4 (2.60%) BusinessObjects XI
5 3 (1.95%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (2.60%) Ant
2 3 (1.95%) JIRA
2 3 (1.95%) Selenium
2 3 (1.95%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.95%) Hudson
2 3 (1.95%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.95%) MSI
2 3 (1.95%) Maven
3 1 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.65%) JMeter
3 1 (0.65%) LoadRunner
General
1 33 (21.43%) Finance
2 21 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 15 (9.74%) Manufacturing
4 12 (7.79%) Financial Institution
5 7 (4.55%) Banking
6 6 (3.90%) Back Office
7 3 (1.95%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.95%) Billing
7 3 (1.95%) Retail
8 1 (0.65%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.65%) French Language
8 1 (0.65%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 54 (35.06%) Analyst
2 34 (22.08%) Service Analyst
3 33 (21.43%) Service Desk Analyst
4 15 (9.74%) Consultant
5 10 (6.49%) Network Engineer
6 9 (5.84%) Network Consultant
6 9 (5.84%) Architect
6 9 (5.84%) Support Engineer
6 9 (5.84%) Capacity Manager
7 8 (5.19%) Operations Analyst
8 6 (3.90%) Support Analyst
8 6 (3.90%) Help Desk Analyst
9 5 (3.25%) Service Desk Team Leader
9 5 (3.25%) OSS Architect
9 5 (3.25%) 1st Line Support
9 5 (3.25%) DBA
9 5 (3.25%) Wintel Support
9 5 (3.25%) Team Leader
9 5 (3.25%) Help Desk Support
10 4 (2.60%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (20.78%) Middleware
2 12 (7.79%) Java EE
3 7 (4.55%) Web Services
4 5 (3.25%) J2EE
4 5 (3.25%) SOAP
5 4 (2.60%) JDBC
5 4 (2.60%) WAP
5 4 (2.60%) JMS
5 4 (2.60%) JNDI
5 4 (2.60%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (1.95%) Application Packaging
7 2 (1.30%) .NET
8 1 (0.65%) YAML
8 1 (0.65%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.65%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.39%) Clustering
2 13 (8.44%) Management Information System
3 12 (7.79%) AS400
4 11 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (6.49%) Statistics
6 8 (5.19%) SecurID
6 8 (5.19%) VAX
6 8 (5.19%) Hedge funds
7 5 (3.25%) CMDB
7 5 (3.25%) User Experience
7 5 (3.25%) Mainframe
8 4 (2.60%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.95%) Replication
9 3 (1.95%) CESG
10 2 (1.30%) Blackberry
10 2 (1.30%) Thin Client
10 2 (1.30%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.30%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.65%) e-Health
11 1 (0.65%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 51 (33.12%) Windows
2 31 (20.13%) Linux
3 25 (16.23%) UNIX
4 23 (14.94%) Windows XP
4 23 (14.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (10.39%) Solaris
6 9 (5.84%) VMS
7 6 (3.90%) Windows 2000
8 4 (2.60%) MVS
9 3 (1.95%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.95%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.95%) AIX
10 2 (1.30%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (46.10%) ITIL
2 21 (13.64%) Service Management
3 19 (12.34%) SOA
3 19 (12.34%) Network Management
4 18 (11.69%) Problem Management
5 16 (10.39%) Service Delivery
6 15 (9.74%) Change Management
6 15 (9.74%) Incident Management
7 12 (7.79%) Network Monitoring
8 10 (6.49%) E-Commerce
9 9 (5.84%) ITIL V3
9 9 (5.84%) Knowledge Management
10 8 (5.19%) Performance Management
10 8 (5.19%) Mentoring
11 7 (4.55%) Capacity Management
11 7 (4.55%) Configuration Management
12 6 (3.90%) CRM
12 6 (3.90%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (3.90%) Network Load Balancing
13 5 (3.25%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (17.53%) SQL
2 17 (11.04%) Java
3 6 (3.90%) PL/SQL
4 5 (3.25%) Shell Script
4 5 (3.25%) Perl
5 4 (2.60%) PHP
5 4 (2.60%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 3 (1.95%) C
7 2 (1.30%) Korn
7 2 (1.30%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.30%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.65%) Ruby
8 1 (0.65%) Python
8 1 (0.65%) C#
8 1 (0.65%) C++
Qualifications
1 58 (37.66%) Security Cleared
2 42 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 23 (14.94%) MCP
4 16 (10.39%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (7.79%) CCNP
7 10 (6.49%) CCNA
8 8 (5.19%) MCDST
9 7 (4.55%) Degree
10 4 (2.60%) CCSP
10 4 (2.60%) CCSE
10 4 (2.60%) CCSA
10 4 (2.60%) DV Cleared
11 2 (1.30%) CISSP
11 2 (1.30%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (32.47%) SLA
2 2 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (24.68%) Active Directory
2 16 (10.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.49%) Terminal Services
4 6 (3.90%) NFS
4 6 (3.90%) ISA Server
5 4 (2.60%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (1.95%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.30%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (1.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 31 (20.13%) OVSD
2 19 (12.34%) Tivoli
3 18 (11.69%) HP SIM
4 16 (10.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 13 (8.44%) Netcool
6 11 (7.14%) Legato
7 10 (6.49%) BMC PATROL
7 10 (6.49%) Control-M
8 9 (5.84%) NetBackup
9 8 (5.19%) CiscoWorks
9 8 (5.19%) Tivoli NetView
9 8 (5.19%) Backup Exec
10 7 (4.55%) SCCM
10 7 (4.55%) SCOM
10 7 (4.55%) Nagios
11 6 (3.90%) DameWare
11 6 (3.90%) EMC NetWorker
12 5 (3.25%) OPNET
12 5 (3.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 4 (2.60%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 142 (92.21%) HP
2 39 (25.32%) Microsoft
3 36 (23.38%) Oracle
4 32 (20.78%) Cisco
5 25 (16.23%) Lotus
6 23 (14.94%) IBM
7 20 (12.99%) Red Hat
8 19 (12.34%) VMware
9 16 (10.39%) F5
10 15 (9.74%) Citrix
10 15 (9.74%) CheckPoint
11 14 (9.09%) BMC
11 14 (9.09%) EMC
12 13 (8.44%) Remedy
13 11 (7.14%) Veritas
14 10 (6.49%) McAfee
15 8 (5.19%) Wall Street Systems
16 7 (4.55%) SolarWinds
16 7 (4.55%) Dell
17 6 (3.90%) Nokia
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