The table below looks at the statistics for OVSD skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OVSD over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP OpenView Service Desk (OVSD)
Rank - - 68
Contract jobs citing OVSD 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.28%
As % of the Systems Management category - - 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £163
UK excluding London median daily rate £140 £144 £238
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -39.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £10.50
OVSD
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
209 106 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 15.39% 9.55% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 57 58
Median daily rate £320 £358 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.48% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £261 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 9
Median hourly rate £27.00 £25.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.10 £15.51 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £45.00 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -11.11%

OVSD
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing OVSD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

OVSD Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

OVSD
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

OVSD Daily Rate Trend in the North East

OVSD
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

OVSD Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

OVSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OVSD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for OVSD.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCDBA
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) AS400
1 1 (100.00%) Tandem
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Security
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis

OVSD
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) AS400
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Tandem
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Case Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Security
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) MCDBA
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SAP