The table below looks at the statistics for OpenView skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenView over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP OpenView (HPOV)
England / London
Rank 398 407 401
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs citing OpenView 5 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.019% 0.024%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.22% 0.21% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
Median daily rate £450 £600 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +29.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £468 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £620 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £290 £255
% change year-on-year
+39.65% +13.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £10.50

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
2273 1892 1807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.70% 9.05% 8.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1624 1320 1248
Median daily rate £513 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.89% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 24 28
Median hourly rate £47.00 £26.00 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.76% +46.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+6.97% +2.38%

OpenView
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing OpenView as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenView within the London region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
City of London - 2 £450 - 1
Hayes - 1 £365 -
OpenView
England

OpenView
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OpenView 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 London region with a requirement for OpenView.

1 16 (80.00%) HP
2 13 (65.00%) VMware
2 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (60.00%) Clustering
3 12 (60.00%) Unix
3 12 (60.00%) Solaris
3 12 (60.00%) Linux
4 11 (55.00%) Finance
5 10 (50.00%) Nagios
5 10 (50.00%) ITIL
5 10 (50.00%) Sun
6 9 (45.00%) NetApp
6 9 (45.00%) Veritas
6 9 (45.00%) Red Hat
6 9 (45.00%) DNS
6 9 (45.00%) NetBackup
7 8 (40.00%) Configuration Management
7 8 (40.00%) SAN
7 8 (40.00%) IBM
7 8 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (40.00%) Puppet
8 7 (35.00%) 3PAR
8 7 (35.00%) High Availability
8 7 (35.00%) LDAP
8 7 (35.00%) Windows
9 6 (30.00%) Oracle
9 6 (30.00%) NFS
9 6 (30.00%) Middleware
9 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
9 6 (30.00%) Shell Script

OpenView
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.00%) iPlanet
2 1 (5.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) DNS
2 8 (40.00%) SAN
3 7 (35.00%) LDAP
4 3 (15.00%) DHCP
4 3 (15.00%) Internet
4 3 (15.00%) SSH
5 2 (10.00%) BGP
5 2 (10.00%) FTP
5 2 (10.00%) HTTP
5 2 (10.00%) LAN
5 2 (10.00%) MPLS
5 2 (10.00%) NAS
5 2 (10.00%) OSPF
5 2 (10.00%) Wireless
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (5.00%) HSRP
6 1 (5.00%) Junos
6 1 (5.00%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
1 3 (15.00%) OLTP
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) JIRA
1 2 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Administrator
1 6 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (25.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) Unix Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle Solutions Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Unix Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) Middleware
2 3 (15.00%) SAML
3 1 (5.00%) 802.1X
3 1 (5.00%) J2EE
3 1 (5.00%) JSP
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) Clustering
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Derivative
2 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.00%) Mobile Payment
2 3 (15.00%) PKI
3 2 (10.00%) Fintech
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.00%) e-Health
4 1 (5.00%) Grid Computing
4 1 (5.00%) HP Storage
4 1 (5.00%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Linux
1 12 (60.00%) Solaris
1 12 (60.00%) Unix
2 8 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (35.00%) Windows
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (10.00%) SUSE
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.00%) AIX
6 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 7 (35.00%) High Availability
4 6 (30.00%) Service Management
5 5 (25.00%) ITIL V3
5 5 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (20.00%) Presales
7 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (15.00%) Benchmarking
7 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (15.00%) ITSM
7 3 (15.00%) Network Architecture
7 3 (15.00%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (15.00%) Open Source
7 3 (15.00%) Performance Testing
7 3 (15.00%) PRINCE
7 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (15.00%) RAD
7 3 (15.00%) Security Architecture
8 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (10.00%) Perl
4 2 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) CCNA
1 2 (10.00%) CCNP
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (10.00%) MCSE
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (10.00%) RHCE
1 2 (10.00%) RHCT
2 1 (5.00%) CISSP
2 1 (5.00%) JNCIP
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) JSP 440
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (30.00%) NFS
2 6 (30.00%) Samba
2 6 (30.00%) vSphere
3 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (15.00%) Terminal Services
4 2 (10.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (50.00%) Nagios
2 9 (45.00%) NetBackup
3 8 (40.00%) Puppet
4 6 (30.00%) Red Hat Satellite
5 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (15.00%) Tivoli
7 2 (10.00%) Control-M
7 2 (10.00%) SCOM
8 1 (5.00%) Ansible
8 1 (5.00%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (5.00%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (5.00%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (5.00%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (5.00%) SCCM
8 1 (5.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) HP
2 13 (65.00%) VMware
3 10 (50.00%) Sun
4 9 (45.00%) NetApp
4 9 (45.00%) Red Hat
4 9 (45.00%) Veritas
5 8 (40.00%) IBM
6 7 (35.00%) 3PAR
7 6 (30.00%) Brocade
7 6 (30.00%) Oracle
8 4 (20.00%) BMC
8 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (15.00%) Cisco
9 3 (15.00%) Citrix
9 3 (15.00%) Dell
9 3 (15.00%) Symantec
10 2 (10.00%) CA
10 2 (10.00%) F5
10 2 (10.00%) Opsware
10 2 (10.00%) Remedy