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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OVSD over the 3 months to 12 September 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
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP OpenView Service Desk (OVSD)
Rank 66 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -
Contract jobs citing OVSD 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.31% 0.29% -
As % of the Systems Management category 2.74% 5.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£163 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £428 £175
% change year-on-year
-29.82% +144.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.50 £10.50 £10.50
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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
73 18 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 11.15% 5.19% 14.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 12 37
Average daily rate £328 £233 £246
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.07% -5.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £145 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £344 £309
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 3
Average hourly rate £30.00 £10.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+185.71% -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £22.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +23.28%

OVSD
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OVSD across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 15 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing OVSD 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 OVSD.

1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) OpenView
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Java EE
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion

OVSD
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing OVSD 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 OVSD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 2 (100.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat