The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Opsware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Opsware over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Opsware, Inc.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opsware
Rank 615 609 577
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -32
Contract jobs citing Opsware 6 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.006% 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category 0.028% 0.014% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £500 £347 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.89% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £347 -
% change year-on-year
+43.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Opsware
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21787 22209 21446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.17% 45.05% 44.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13646 13104 12419
Median daily rate £413 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 705 1022 991
Median hourly rate £18.75 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Opsware
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Opsware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Opsware Jobs Demand Trend in England

Opsware
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Opsware across the England region.

Opsware Daily Rate Trend in England

Opsware
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Opsware across the England region.

Opsware Hourly Rate Trend in England

Opsware
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 Opsware within the England region over the 3 months to 26 May 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 - 5 £500 -
London - 1 £575 -
Opsware
UK

Opsware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Opsware 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 Opsware.

1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
1 8 (88.89%) Unix
1 8 (88.89%) Solaris
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
1 8 (88.89%) Sun
1 8 (88.89%) HP
1 8 (88.89%) Red Hat
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
1 8 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (77.78%) SAN
3 5 (55.56%) Veritas
4 4 (44.44%) Firewall
4 4 (44.44%) BIG-IP
4 4 (44.44%) Clustering
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (44.44%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (44.44%) JSP 440
4 4 (44.44%) Korn
4 4 (44.44%) Software Packaging
4 4 (44.44%) Project Management
4 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
4 4 (44.44%) Six Sigma
4 4 (44.44%) iPlanet
4 4 (44.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco
4 4 (44.44%) BEA
4 4 (44.44%) OpenView
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) MQSeries

Opsware
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 4 (44.44%) iPlanet
1 4 (44.44%) MQSeries
1 4 (44.44%) WebLogic
2 2 (22.22%) WebLogic Portal
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) SAN
2 4 (44.44%) BIG-IP
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) LDAP
3 2 (22.22%) FTP
3 2 (22.22%) NAS
3 2 (22.22%) SSH
4 1 (11.11%) HTTP
4 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) DB2
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) French Language
1 1 (11.11%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Chief Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Data Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Migration Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Unix Support
2 1 (11.11%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) J2EE
1 4 (44.44%) JSP
1 4 (44.44%) Software Packaging
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Clustering
2 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 2 (22.22%) Grid Computing
3 2 (22.22%) HP Storage
3 2 (22.22%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
1 8 (88.89%) Solaris
1 8 (88.89%) Unix
2 4 (44.44%) AIX
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (44.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL V3
1 4 (44.44%) Kalman Filter
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
1 4 (44.44%) Six Sigma
2 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (33.33%) High Availability
2 3 (33.33%) QMS
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) Korn
1 4 (44.44%) Perl
1 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) JSP 440
2 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (33.33%) Veritas File System
2 3 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (11.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) EMC NetWorker
1 4 (44.44%) OpenView
1 4 (44.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (22.22%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (22.22%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (22.22%) NetBackup
3 1 (11.11%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) HP
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
1 8 (88.89%) Red Hat
1 8 (88.89%) Sun
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Veritas
3 4 (44.44%) BEA
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) Cognos
3 4 (44.44%) F5
4 3 (33.33%) BMC
5 2 (22.22%) 3PAR
5 2 (22.22%) EMC
5 2 (22.22%) NetApp
5 2 (22.22%) Qualys
5 2 (22.22%) Symantec