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 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP OpenView (HPOV)
Rank 51 43 34
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Contract jobs citing OpenView 5 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.80% 0.26% 1.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.47% 2.17% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
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£250 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £253 £300 £135
% change year-on-year
-15.83% +122.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £11.00 £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.50 £10.83 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.00% -27.83%
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
59 46 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 9.42% 11.98% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 23 3
Average daily rate £311 £245 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.04% -21.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £196 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £371 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 6
Average hourly rate £42.50 £25.93 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.93% +135.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -16.83%

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 30 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
Tyne and Wear - 5 £250 -
OpenView
England

OpenView
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 25 (100.00%) Oracle
1 25 (100.00%) HP
2 24 (96.00%) Middleware
3 19 (76.00%) Red Hat
3 19 (76.00%) Linux
3 19 (76.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (72.00%) Oracle Database
4 18 (72.00%) WebLogic
4 18 (72.00%) Java
5 17 (68.00%) SOA
5 17 (68.00%) Security Cleared
6 16 (64.00%) SC Cleared
6 16 (64.00%) ITIL
7 15 (60.00%) Finance
7 15 (60.00%) AquaLogic
8 13 (52.00%) Java EE
9 12 (48.00%) SQL
10 10 (40.00%) SLA
10 10 (40.00%) Problem Management
11 9 (36.00%) Clustering
12 7 (28.00%) Change Management
13 6 (24.00%) Terminal Services
13 6 (24.00%) Citrix
13 6 (24.00%) SAN
13 6 (24.00%) Informatica
13 6 (24.00%) Lotus
13 6 (24.00%) IBM Notes
13 6 (24.00%) Apache
13 6 (24.00%) LDAP
13 6 (24.00%) Windows

OpenView
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 18 (72.00%) WebLogic
2 15 (60.00%) AquaLogic
3 6 (24.00%) IBM Notes
3 6 (24.00%) Apache
3 6 (24.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) SAN
1 6 (24.00%) LDAP
2 5 (20.00%) DHCP
2 5 (20.00%) DNS
3 3 (12.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (72.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (16.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Ant
2 1 (4.00%) MSI
General
1 15 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Administrator
2 4 (16.00%) Consultant
2 4 (16.00%) DBA
2 4 (16.00%) Wintel Support
2 4 (16.00%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (12.00%) Team Leader
4 2 (8.00%) UNIX Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Linux Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Informatica Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Java Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (96.00%) Middleware
2 13 (52.00%) Java EE
3 6 (24.00%) J2EE
4 5 (20.00%) JDBC
4 5 (20.00%) SOAP
4 5 (20.00%) Web Services
4 5 (20.00%) JMS
4 5 (20.00%) JNDI
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (4.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Clustering
2 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Linux
1 19 (76.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (24.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) UNIX
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) SOA
2 16 (64.00%) ITIL
3 10 (40.00%) Problem Management
4 7 (28.00%) Change Management
5 6 (24.00%) High Availability
5 6 (24.00%) Network Management
6 5 (20.00%) Incident Management
6 5 (20.00%) Service Management
7 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
7 4 (16.00%) Knowledge Management
8 3 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (8.00%) ITIL V3
9 2 (8.00%) Performance Management
10 1 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
10 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
10 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
10 1 (4.00%) CRM
10 1 (4.00%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) Java
2 12 (48.00%) SQL
3 5 (20.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 5 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 5 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (68.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (64.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Terminal Services
2 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) HP SIM
2 3 (12.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (8.00%) OVSD
4 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Oracle
1 25 (100.00%) HP
2 19 (76.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (24.00%) Citrix
3 6 (24.00%) Informatica
3 6 (24.00%) Lotus
3 6 (24.00%) Splunk
4 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.00%) VMware
5 4 (16.00%) Business Objects