The first table below looks at the demand for OpenView Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenView Configuration Management over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP OpenView Configuration Management (formerly Radia)
Rank 400 386 422
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +36
Contract jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management 12 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.050% 0.014% 0.004%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.74% 0.22% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 0
Average daily rate £235 £190 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.68% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £370 £330
% change year-on-year
-24.45% +12.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 - £57.50
Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1616 1365 1607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 6.68% 6.32% 5.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1099 951 971
Average daily rate £425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £267 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £544
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 28 46
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.05 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £32.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
OpenView Configuration Management
England

OpenView Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

OpenView Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in London

OpenView Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management across the London region.

OpenView Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in London

OpenView Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

OpenView Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in London

OpenView Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management across the London region.

OpenView Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in London

OpenView Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing OpenView Configuration Management 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 Configuration Management.

1 12 (92.31%) Windows
1 12 (92.31%) MSI
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft App-V
1 12 (92.31%) Application Packaging
2 11 (84.62%) Hyper-V
2 11 (84.62%) Windows 7
2 11 (84.62%) Wise Package Studio
2 11 (84.62%) Windows XP
2 11 (84.62%) WSH
2 11 (84.62%) VB
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) XenApp
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) AppDNA
4 1 (7.69%) CMDB
4 1 (7.69%) Software Packaging
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) SCCM
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) Altiris
4 1 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) SLA
4 1 (7.69%) InstallShield
4 1 (7.69%) AdminStudio

OpenView Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing OpenView Configuration Management 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 Configuration Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 12 (92.31%) MSI
2 11 (84.62%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (7.69%) InstallShield
3 1 (7.69%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) Application Packaging
2 11 (84.62%) WSH
3 1 (7.69%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) CMDB
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Windows 7
2 11 (84.62%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (7.69%) Service Management
2 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft App-V
2 11 (84.62%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) AppDNA
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Altiris
2 1 (7.69%) HP