The table below looks at the statistics for OpenView 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 over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP OpenView (HPOV)
Rank 379 387 348
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -39
Contract jobs citing OpenView 14 14 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.063% 0.060% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.80% 0.85% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 19
Average daily rate
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£475 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £250 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £326 £270 £125
% change year-on-year
+20.83% +116.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £11.58 £21.16
% change year-on-year
+16.63% -45.30%
OpenView
England

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

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1759 1652 1348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.91% 7.08% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1223 1096 929
Average daily rate £450 £425 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £284 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 29 29
Average hourly rate £18.60 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.41% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.83 £14.50 £13.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.25 £37.50 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £24.00 £20.13
% change year-on-year
-10.41% +19.25%

OpenView
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

OpenView Jobs Demand Trend in London

OpenView
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

OpenView Daily Rate Trend in London

OpenView
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OpenView across the London region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

OpenView Daily Rate Histogram in London

OpenView
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

OpenView Hourly Rate Trend in London

OpenView
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenView within the London region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. 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
City of London +23 7 £463 +37.03%
Greenwich - - - -
OpenView
England

OpenView
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 19 (95.00%) HP
2 13 (65.00%) Finance
3 11 (55.00%) Windows
4 7 (35.00%) Linux
5 6 (30.00%) Cisco
5 6 (30.00%) ITIL
5 6 (30.00%) UNIX
6 5 (25.00%) LDAP
6 5 (25.00%) SAN
6 5 (25.00%) Banking
6 5 (25.00%) SCOM
6 5 (25.00%) ArcSight
7 4 (20.00%) SIEM
7 4 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (20.00%) Data Protection
7 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 4 (20.00%) BMC
7 4 (20.00%) CISM
7 4 (20.00%) Change Management
7 4 (20.00%) Financial Institution
7 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 4 (20.00%) Legato
7 4 (20.00%) EMC
7 4 (20.00%) Citrix
7 4 (20.00%) CISSP
7 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager

OpenView
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 2 (10.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (5.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) LDAP
1 5 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (5.00%) Multicast
2 1 (5.00%) OSPF
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) BGP
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) VLAN
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) Apache Hive
2 2 (10.00%) HBase
2 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (10.00%) Big Data
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
1 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Banking
3 4 (20.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (10.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (10.00%) Law
5 1 (5.00%) Legal
5 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Security Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Storage Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) OpenView Support
4 2 (10.00%) OpenView Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Network Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) IT Operations Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) OSS Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Replication
3 1 (5.00%) HACMP
3 1 (5.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Linux
3 6 (30.00%) UNIX
4 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (15.00%) Solaris
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) SIEM
2 4 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (20.00%) Change Management
3 3 (15.00%) Information Security
3 3 (15.00%) Use Case
4 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.00%) Analytics
4 2 (10.00%) Data Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) SOA
5 1 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Python
2 2 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) Perl
3 1 (5.00%) Ruby
3 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) CISM
1 4 (20.00%) CISSP
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Sun Certification
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (10.00%) HDFS
3 1 (5.00%) Firmware
3 1 (5.00%) NFS
3 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) SCOM
2 4 (20.00%) Legato
2 4 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Tivoli
3 3 (15.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (15.00%) Puppet
4 2 (10.00%) HP SIM
4 2 (10.00%) Munin
4 2 (10.00%) ZABBIX
4 2 (10.00%) HP NNM
4 2 (10.00%) Control-M
4 2 (10.00%) Nagios
4 2 (10.00%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (10.00%) Ambari
4 2 (10.00%) Oozie
5 1 (5.00%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
5 1 (5.00%) SCCM
5 1 (5.00%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) HP
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco
3 5 (25.00%) ArcSight
4 4 (20.00%) BMC
4 4 (20.00%) EMC
4 4 (20.00%) Citrix
4 4 (20.00%) Remedy
4 4 (20.00%) McAfee
4 4 (20.00%) Cyber-Ark
5 3 (15.00%) Hitachi
5 3 (15.00%) Oracle
6 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
6 2 (10.00%) VMware
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.00%) Symantec
7 1 (5.00%) Hortonworks
7 1 (5.00%) Dell
7 1 (5.00%) Sun
7 1 (5.00%) IBM
7 1 (5.00%) NetApp
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