The table below looks at the statistics for OpenView skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenView over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP OpenView (HPOV)
Rank 61 61 36
Rank change year-on-year
0 -25
Contract jobs citing OpenView 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.15% 0.35% 0.33%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.13% 2.78% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £188 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £125
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +150.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £10.10
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 North East region.

Systems Management Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
47 72 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 7.26% 12.72% 7.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 42 10
Average daily rate £370 £253 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.53% -15.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Average hourly rate £20.50 £25.93 £18.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.92% +43.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £25.26 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.05 £27.05 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £24.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-10.41% +14.28%

OpenView
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

OpenView Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

OpenView
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

OpenView Daily Rate Trend in the North East

OpenView
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

OpenView Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

OpenView
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenView within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Tyne and Wear +6 1 £300 +60.00%
OpenView
England

OpenView
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
1 10 (100.00%) HP
2 9 (90.00%) Middleware
3 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
4 7 (70.00%) SQL
5 6 (60.00%) WebLogic
5 6 (60.00%) Linux
5 6 (60.00%) Red Hat
5 6 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (60.00%) Problem Management
5 6 (60.00%) Clustering
6 5 (50.00%) Finance
6 5 (50.00%) AquaLogic
6 5 (50.00%) SOA
6 5 (50.00%) Java
6 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
7 4 (40.00%) IIS
7 4 (40.00%) IBM Notes
7 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (40.00%) Apache
7 4 (40.00%) LDAP
7 4 (40.00%) Terminal Services
7 4 (40.00%) Citrix
7 4 (40.00%) Windows
7 4 (40.00%) Lotus
8 3 (30.00%) JMS
8 3 (30.00%) VMware
8 3 (30.00%) Service Management

OpenView
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 6 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (50.00%) AquaLogic
3 4 (40.00%) IIS
3 4 (40.00%) IBM Notes
3 4 (40.00%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) LDAP
2 3 (30.00%) DHCP
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Ant
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Wintel Support
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) Middleware
2 3 (30.00%) JNDI
2 3 (30.00%) Java EE
2 3 (30.00%) JMS
2 3 (30.00%) J2EE
2 3 (30.00%) JDBC
3 2 (20.00%) SOAP
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
1 6 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) Problem Management
3 5 (50.00%) SOA
4 3 (30.00%) Service Management
4 3 (30.00%) Change Management
4 3 (30.00%) Network Management
4 3 (30.00%) High Availability
4 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Terminal Services
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) HP SIM
2 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (10.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) HP
2 6 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (40.00%) Lotus
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
4 3 (30.00%) Informatica
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 3 (30.00%) Splunk