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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP OpenView (HPOV)
Rank 387 375 332
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -43
Contract jobs citing OpenView 7 22 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.033% 0.10% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.41% 1.38% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 30
Average daily rate
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£488 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £306 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £420 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £253 £313 £130
% change year-on-year
-19.20% +140.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.50 £10.83 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-3.00% -19.81%
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
1695 1599 1195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.07% 7.31% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1178 1078 750
Average daily rate £450 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £334 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 24 44
Average hourly rate £17.38 £16.50 £23.14
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.30% -28.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.90 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £32.15 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -18.44%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +6 1 £425 +29.77% 2
Greenwich - - - -
OpenView
England

OpenView
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 15 (75.00%) HP
2 9 (45.00%) Windows
3 7 (35.00%) VMware
4 6 (30.00%) Banking
4 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (30.00%) Cisco
5 5 (25.00%) ITIL
5 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (25.00%) Finance
6 4 (20.00%) SAN
6 4 (20.00%) Solaris
6 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (20.00%) Capacity Management
6 4 (20.00%) SCOM
7 3 (15.00%) Puppet
7 3 (15.00%) Linux
7 3 (15.00%) Java
7 3 (15.00%) MySQL
7 3 (15.00%) Oracle
7 3 (15.00%) EMC
7 3 (15.00%) Python
7 3 (15.00%) Tivoli
7 3 (15.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (15.00%) Legato
8 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (10.00%) Thin Client
8 2 (10.00%) Firewall
8 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
8 2 (10.00%) MOM

OpenView
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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%) JBoss
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) VLAN
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (5.00%) Network Security
3 1 (5.00%) LDAP
3 1 (5.00%) LAN
3 1 (5.00%) WAN
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (5.00%) Multicast
3 1 (5.00%) OSPF
3 1 (5.00%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) HBase
2 2 (10.00%) Big Data
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (10.00%) Apache Hive
3 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Subversion
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
1 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 6 (30.00%) Banking
2 5 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.00%) Law
4 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Capacity Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Storage Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Senior Storage Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) UNIX Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Capacity Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) OSS Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) IT Support
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.00%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Kafka
2 1 (5.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.00%) Open Source
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Replication
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Solaris
3 3 (15.00%) Linux
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (10.00%) UNIX
5 1 (5.00%) AIX
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (10.00%) Data Analytics
4 2 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps
5 1 (5.00%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) SOA
5 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Investment Management
5 1 (5.00%) MapReduce
5 1 (5.00%) Data Governance
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Java
1 3 (15.00%) Python
2 2 (10.00%) Ruby
3 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.00%) C
3 1 (5.00%) C++
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) Perl
3 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.00%) CCNP
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
1 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (10.00%) HDFS
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.00%) NFS
3 1 (5.00%) Firmware
3 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) SCOM
2 3 (15.00%) Puppet
2 3 (15.00%) Legato
2 3 (15.00%) Tivoli
2 3 (15.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (10.00%) MOM
3 2 (10.00%) Control-M
3 2 (10.00%) Nagios
3 2 (10.00%) Ambari
3 2 (10.00%) Oozie
3 2 (10.00%) ZABBIX
3 2 (10.00%) Cacti
3 2 (10.00%) Munin
3 2 (10.00%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (5.00%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (5.00%) Dollar Universe
4 1 (5.00%) HP SIM
4 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.00%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) HP
2 7 (35.00%) VMware
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle
4 3 (15.00%) EMC
5 2 (10.00%) Citrix
5 2 (10.00%) BMC
5 2 (10.00%) Hitachi
5 2 (10.00%) Symantec
6 1 (5.00%) Dell
6 1 (5.00%) IBM
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.00%) Sun
6 1 (5.00%) NetApp
6 1 (5.00%) Veritas
6 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
6 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.00%) F5