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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP OpenView (HPOV)
Rank 386 389 357
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -32
Contract jobs citing OpenView 25 14 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.061% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.46% 0.83% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 17
Average daily rate
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£388 £500 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £250 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £238 £331
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -28.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.09%
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
1718 1680 1411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.64% 7.31% 6.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1193 1155 968
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 26 37
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 £14.35 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.75 £32.95 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +25.00%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +24 8 £463 +37.03%
OpenView
England

OpenView
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 29 (93.55%) HP
2 20 (64.52%) Windows
3 16 (51.61%) Cisco
4 14 (45.16%) Finance
5 13 (41.94%) SolarWinds
6 12 (38.71%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (38.71%) VMware
6 12 (38.71%) DNS
6 12 (38.71%) CheckPoint
7 11 (35.48%) OSPF
7 11 (35.48%) BGP
7 11 (35.48%) DHCP
7 11 (35.48%) CiscoWorks
7 11 (35.48%) Wireless
7 11 (35.48%) Websense
7 11 (35.48%) Aruba
8 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (32.26%) HSRP
8 10 (32.26%) AirWatch
8 10 (32.26%) MPLS
8 10 (32.26%) EIGRP
8 10 (32.26%) VRRP
9 9 (29.03%) DSL
9 9 (29.03%) Linux
9 9 (29.03%) Information Security
10 8 (25.81%) UNIX
11 7 (22.58%) ITIL
12 6 (19.35%) Citrix
13 5 (16.13%) Oracle
13 5 (16.13%) LDAP

OpenView
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (6.45%) Apache Pig
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) SmartSockets
2 1 (3.23%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.23%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) DNS
1 12 (38.71%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (35.48%) Wireless
2 11 (35.48%) OSPF
2 11 (35.48%) BGP
2 11 (35.48%) DHCP
3 10 (32.26%) EIGRP
3 10 (32.26%) VRRP
3 10 (32.26%) MPLS
3 10 (32.26%) HSRP
4 9 (29.03%) DSL
5 5 (16.13%) SAN
5 5 (16.13%) LDAP
6 2 (6.45%) Network Security
6 2 (6.45%) NetScaler
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (3.23%) Firewall
7 1 (3.23%) VLAN
7 1 (3.23%) LAN
7 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) MySQL
2 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.45%) Apache Hive
2 2 (6.45%) HBase
2 2 (6.45%) Big Data
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Subversion
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.23%) ClearCase
General
1 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Financial Institution
2 4 (12.90%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Investment Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.45%) Law
3 2 (6.45%) Legal
4 1 (3.23%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Security Engineer
2 9 (29.03%) Network Engineer
2 9 (29.03%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Security Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Security Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Storage Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) OpenView Support
5 2 (6.45%) OpenView Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) DBA
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (3.23%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Kafka
2 1 (3.23%) Rendezvous
2 1 (3.23%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) NHS
2 2 (6.45%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) Equities
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Open Source
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) HACMP
3 1 (3.23%) Replication
3 1 (3.23%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 20 (64.52%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) Linux
3 8 (25.81%) UNIX
4 5 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (9.68%) Solaris
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Information Security
2 7 (22.58%) ITIL
3 4 (12.90%) Change Management
3 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (12.90%) Data Protection
3 4 (12.90%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (12.90%) SIEM
3 4 (12.90%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (12.90%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (9.68%) Use Case
5 2 (6.45%) Data Analytics
5 2 (6.45%) Analytics
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.23%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (3.23%) Big Data Analytics
6 1 (3.23%) MapReduce
6 1 (3.23%) Data Governance
6 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) Perl
2 3 (9.68%) Python
2 3 (9.68%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.45%) Java
4 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.23%) SQL
4 1 (3.23%) Ruby
4 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) CISSP
1 4 (12.90%) CISM
2 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.45%) CCNA
3 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.23%) MCSE
4 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.23%) RHCE
4 1 (3.23%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (6.45%) HDFS
4 1 (3.23%) Firmware
4 1 (3.23%) Samba
4 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (3.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (3.23%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (35.48%) CiscoWorks
2 10 (32.26%) AirWatch
3 4 (12.90%) Tivoli
3 4 (12.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (12.90%) SCOM
4 3 (9.68%) Control-M
4 3 (9.68%) Nagios
4 3 (9.68%) NetBackup
4 3 (9.68%) Legato
4 3 (9.68%) Puppet
5 2 (6.45%) Ambari
5 2 (6.45%) Oozie
5 2 (6.45%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (6.45%) HP NNM
5 2 (6.45%) ZABBIX
5 2 (6.45%) Munin
5 2 (6.45%) Dollar Universe
5 2 (6.45%) HP SIM
6 1 (3.23%) Cacti
6 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (93.55%) HP
2 16 (51.61%) Cisco
3 13 (41.94%) SolarWinds
4 12 (38.71%) VMware
4 12 (38.71%) CheckPoint
5 11 (35.48%) Websense
5 11 (35.48%) Aruba
6 6 (19.35%) Citrix
7 5 (16.13%) Oracle
7 5 (16.13%) ArcSight
7 5 (16.13%) Remedy
8 4 (12.90%) McAfee
8 4 (12.90%) BMC
8 4 (12.90%) Cyber-Ark
9 3 (9.68%) Hitachi
9 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
9 3 (9.68%) EMC
10 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
10 2 (6.45%) Sun
10 2 (6.45%) Symantec