The table below looks at the statistics for OpenView skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenView over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP OpenView (HPOV)
Rank 85 - 91
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OpenView 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% - 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.26% - 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£450 - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £265 £428 £235
% change year-on-year
-38.01% +81.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.63 £14.25 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+58.77% +5.55%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Systems Management Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
57 76 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 4.15% 6.46% 7.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 28 34
Average daily rate £300 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £196 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £348 £312
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +11.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 6
Average hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% +44.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.25 £14.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.75 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +31.94%

OpenView
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

OpenView Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

OpenView
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

OpenView Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

OpenView
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

OpenView Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

OpenView
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) SIEM
2 2 (66.67%) MobileIron
2 2 (66.67%) SAP Afaria
2 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
2 2 (66.67%) Axway
2 2 (66.67%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) StorageTek
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Sun
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) LAN

OpenView
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) PSTN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) RIP
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) AIX
1 2 (66.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SIEM
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Afaria
1 2 (66.67%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) MobileIron
2 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
2 2 (66.67%) Axway
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) StorageTek
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Sun
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle