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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP OpenView (HPOV)
Rank 57 37 46
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +9
Contract jobs citing OpenView 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.67% 0.80% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.78% 13.04% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
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UK excluding London average daily rate £182 £425 £275
% change year-on-year
-57.17% +54.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £10.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.50 £14.25 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +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 North East region.

Systems Management Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
59 23 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 9.88% 6.12% 12.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 13 33
Average daily rate £325 £240 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.41% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £148 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £337 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 0
Average hourly rate £31.50 £10.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+193.02% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.30% +11.11%

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 9 (90.00%) Linux
1 9 (90.00%) HP
2 8 (80.00%) WebLogic
3 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 5 (50.00%) Oracle
4 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 5 (50.00%) Middleware
5 4 (40.00%) Java EE
5 4 (40.00%) JMeter
5 4 (40.00%) C#
5 4 (40.00%) Java
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) J2EE
5 4 (40.00%) LoadRunner
5 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (40.00%) SOA
5 4 (40.00%) Analytics
5 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (40.00%) Load Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Stress Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Volume Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Scalability Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (30.00%) Quantitative Analysis
6 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
6 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (30.00%) Incident Management

OpenView
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 8 (80.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) JMeter
1 4 (40.00%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 5 (50.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Tester
3 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Middleware
2 4 (40.00%) Java EE
2 4 (40.00%) J2EE
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) SOA
1 4 (40.00%) Analytics
1 4 (40.00%) Load Testing
1 4 (40.00%) Stress Testing
1 4 (40.00%) Volume Testing
1 4 (40.00%) Scalability Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Quantitative Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C#
1 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
1 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) OVSD
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) HP
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft