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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP OpenView Service Desk (OVSD)
Rank 96 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OVSD 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.087% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.43% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £325 £165
% change year-on-year
+46.15% +96.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £26.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.36 £13.50 £10.50
% change year-on-year
+43.38% +28.57%
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
233 49 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 20.23% 6.36% 10.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 26 46
Median daily rate £284 £300 £253
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.34% +18.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £505 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 0
Median hourly rate £28.50 £13.71 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.87% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.08 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.64% -16.00%

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
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OVSD within the North East region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
OVSD
England

OVSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 4 May 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