The first table below looks at the demand for OpenView Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenView Configuration Management over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Scotland region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP OpenView Configuration Management (formerly Radia)
Rank 98 111 72
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -39
Contract jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management 32 3 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.16% 0.12% 1.52%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.95% 1.76% 20.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 3 17
Average daily rate
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£325 £370 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% -3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £360 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £400 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
-15.33% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.13 £182.50 -
% change year-on-year
-85.13% -
Systems Management Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
214 170 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 7.79% 6.89% 7.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 79 82
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £260 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £342 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 6
Average hourly rate £27.50 £15.89 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.11% -9.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +28.57%
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OpenView Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

OpenView Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

OpenView Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management across the Scotland region.

OpenView Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

OpenView Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

OpenView Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

OpenView Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management across the Scotland region.

OpenView Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

OpenView Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
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Average
Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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OpenView Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing OpenView Configuration Management 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 Configuration Management.

1 61 (93.85%) Security Cleared
2 57 (87.69%) SC Cleared
3 51 (78.46%) Windows
4 43 (66.15%) Microsoft
5 35 (53.85%) HP
6 25 (38.46%) Active Directory
6 25 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (35.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 22 (33.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (29.23%) DHCP
10 17 (26.15%) DNS
11 16 (24.62%) Netcool
11 16 (24.62%) Altiris
12 15 (23.08%) SCCM
12 15 (23.08%) SAN
12 15 (23.08%) MS Excel
13 14 (21.54%) SQL
13 14 (21.54%) Citrix
13 14 (21.54%) Configuration Management
14 13 (20.00%) SQL Server
14 13 (20.00%) SharePoint
14 13 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (20.00%) VMware
15 12 (18.46%) Replication
15 12 (18.46%) SQL Server 2005
15 12 (18.46%) PowerShell
15 12 (18.46%) VBScript
15 12 (18.46%) TCP/IP
15 12 (18.46%) Change Management
16 11 (16.92%) Clustering

OpenView Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing OpenView Configuration Management 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 Configuration Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (12.31%) MS Exchange
3 6 (9.23%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.08%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 9 (13.85%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (9.23%) MS Project
3 6 (9.23%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 19 (29.23%) DHCP
2 17 (26.15%) DNS
3 15 (23.08%) SAN
4 12 (18.46%) TCP/IP
5 10 (15.38%) NAS
6 8 (12.31%) SNMP
6 8 (12.31%) SSL
7 4 (6.15%) IPsec
8 3 (4.62%) Wireless
9 2 (3.08%) SMS
10 1 (1.54%) Firewall
10 1 (1.54%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (18.46%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (10.77%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (15.38%) MSI
2 4 (6.15%) StarTeam
3 1 (1.54%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.54%) AdminStudio
3 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.54%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 12 (18.46%) Build Engineer
2 8 (12.31%) Applications Packager
2 8 (12.31%) Configuration Manager
2 8 (12.31%) Release Manager
3 6 (9.23%) Configuration and Release Manager
4 5 (7.69%) Technical Manager
5 4 (6.15%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Design Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) Consultant
7 2 (3.08%) Services Delivery Analyst
7 2 (3.08%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Designer
7 2 (3.08%) Radia Specialist
7 2 (3.08%) Service Analyst
8 1 (1.54%) Automation Analyst
8 1 (1.54%) Automation Engineer
8 1 (1.54%) Wintel Consultant
8 1 (1.54%) Configuration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.85%) Application Packaging
2 6 (9.23%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.54%) .NET
3 1 (1.54%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Replication
2 11 (16.92%) Clustering
3 10 (15.38%) Enterprise Storage
3 10 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (12.31%) Firmware
5 5 (7.69%) Thin Client
5 5 (7.69%) PKI
5 5 (7.69%) Fat Client
6 4 (6.15%) Device Driver
7 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 51 (78.46%) Windows
2 25 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
3 22 (33.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (13.85%) Solaris
4 9 (13.85%) Linux
5 7 (10.77%) Windows XP
6 5 (7.69%) AIX
7 4 (6.15%) Windows 7
8 3 (4.62%) UNIX
9 2 (3.08%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.54%) Configuration Management
2 12 (18.46%) Change Management
3 10 (15.38%) Software Distribution
4 9 (13.85%) Build Automation
5 8 (12.31%) ITIL
5 8 (12.31%) Service Delivery
6 6 (9.23%) Workflow
7 3 (4.62%) Service Management
7 3 (4.62%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (3.08%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.08%) Integration Testing
8 2 (3.08%) ITIL V3
8 2 (3.08%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.08%) Validation
8 2 (3.08%) ITSM
8 2 (3.08%) Risk Management
9 1 (1.54%) Migration
9 1 (1.54%) Change Control
9 1 (1.54%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.54%) SQL
2 12 (18.46%) VBScript
2 12 (18.46%) PowerShell
3 7 (10.77%) VB
4 1 (1.54%) REXX
4 1 (1.54%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 61 (93.85%) Security Cleared
2 57 (87.69%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.23%) MCP
3 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (9.23%) MCTS
4 3 (4.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) QA
System Software
1 25 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 13 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (12.31%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (4.62%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.08%) Terminal Services
5 2 (3.08%) ISA Server
5 2 (3.08%) XenApp
5 2 (3.08%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 23 (35.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 16 (24.62%) Netcool
3 15 (23.08%) SCCM
4 9 (13.85%) Tivoli
5 2 (3.08%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 2 (3.08%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 43 (66.15%) Microsoft
2 35 (53.85%) HP
3 16 (24.62%) Altiris
4 14 (21.54%) Citrix
5 13 (20.00%) VMware
6 10 (15.38%) Veritas
7 6 (9.23%) AppSense
8 4 (6.15%) Borland
9 2 (3.08%) Dell
9 2 (3.08%) McAfee
10 1 (1.54%) CA
10 1 (1.54%) Symantec