The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP OpenView Configuration Management (formerly Radia)
Rank 80 115 98
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -17
Contract jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management 43 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.58% 0.12% 0.58%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.83% 1.92% 9.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 0 8
Average daily rate
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£333 - £361
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 - £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £366
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - -
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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 Scotland region.

Systems Management Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
197 156 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 7.22% 6.18% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 79 69
Average daily rate £333 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £225 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £517 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 11
Average hourly rate £32.50 £160.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-79.68% +814.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +31.94%

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 1 October 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (82.43%) Security Cleared
2 58 (78.38%) SC Cleared
3 40 (54.05%) Windows
4 39 (52.70%) Microsoft
5 36 (48.65%) HP
6 34 (45.95%) Active Directory
7 31 (41.89%) SQL
8 25 (33.78%) SCCM
9 21 (28.38%) Configuration Management
10 20 (27.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 19 (25.68%) Enterprise Software
11 19 (25.68%) Altiris
12 18 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
13 17 (22.97%) Netcool
13 17 (22.97%) Citrix
13 17 (22.97%) SAN
13 17 (22.97%) Clustering
13 17 (22.97%) Software Distribution
13 17 (22.97%) Windows Server 2008
13 17 (22.97%) NAS
14 16 (21.62%) Veritas
15 15 (20.27%) SNMP
15 15 (20.27%) TCP/IP
15 15 (20.27%) DNS
15 15 (20.27%) SSL
15 15 (20.27%) Firmware
15 15 (20.27%) Tivoli
15 15 (20.27%) IPsec
15 15 (20.27%) VMware
15 15 (20.27%) VMware Infrastructure

OpenView Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 12 (16.22%) MS Exchange
2 11 (14.86%) SharePoint
3 10 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (18.92%) MS Office
2 12 (16.22%) MS Project
3 11 (14.86%) MS Excel
4 5 (6.76%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 17 (22.97%) SAN
1 17 (22.97%) NAS
2 15 (20.27%) SNMP
2 15 (20.27%) TCP/IP
2 15 (20.27%) DNS
2 15 (20.27%) SSL
2 15 (20.27%) IPsec
3 13 (17.57%) DHCP
4 2 (2.70%) iSCSI
4 2 (2.70%) Firewall
4 2 (2.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 11 (14.86%) MSI
2 2 (2.70%) InstallShield
2 2 (2.70%) AdminStudio
2 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 16 (21.62%) Build Engineer
2 8 (10.81%) Applications Packager
3 7 (9.46%) Integration Engineer
4 6 (8.11%) Release Manager
5 5 (6.76%) Configuration Manager
5 5 (6.76%) Wintel Engineer
5 5 (6.76%) Automation Engineer
6 4 (5.41%) Process Engineer
6 4 (5.41%) Configuration and Release Manager
7 3 (4.05%) Consultant
7 3 (4.05%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Technical Manager
8 2 (2.70%) Services Delivery Analyst
8 2 (2.70%) Windows Engineer
8 2 (2.70%) Analyst
8 2 (2.70%) Service Analyst
9 1 (1.35%) Technical Support
9 1 (1.35%) Support Engineer
9 1 (1.35%) Technical Consultant
9 1 (1.35%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.22%) Application Packaging
2 8 (10.81%) Software Packaging
3 2 (2.70%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.70%) .NET
3 2 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.68%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (22.97%) Clustering
3 13 (17.57%) Replication
4 10 (13.51%) Enterprise Storage
5 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (6.76%) Device Driver
6 5 (6.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 40 (54.05%) Windows
2 18 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (22.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (18.92%) Solaris
4 14 (18.92%) Linux
5 2 (2.70%) Windows Vista
5 2 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.38%) Configuration Management
2 17 (22.97%) Software Distribution
3 10 (13.51%) ITIL
4 9 (12.16%) Unit Testing
5 8 (10.81%) Workflow
5 8 (10.81%) Service Delivery
5 8 (10.81%) Change Management
6 6 (8.11%) Build Automation
6 6 (8.11%) ITSM
7 5 (6.76%) Mentoring
7 5 (6.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.05%) Service Management
9 2 (2.70%) ITIL V3
9 2 (2.70%) Validation
9 2 (2.70%) Risk Management
10 1 (1.35%) Migration
10 1 (1.35%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 31 (41.89%) SQL
2 8 (10.81%) PowerShell
3 7 (9.46%) VBScript
4 4 (5.41%) REXX
4 4 (5.41%) Tcl
5 2 (2.70%) C#
5 2 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 61 (82.43%) Security Cleared
2 58 (78.38%) SC Cleared
3 10 (13.51%) MCP
3 10 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (13.51%) MCTS
4 5 (6.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) QA
System Software
1 34 (45.95%) Active Directory
2 15 (20.27%) Firmware
2 15 (20.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (12.16%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (5.41%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.70%) DFS Replication
5 2 (2.70%) XenApp
5 2 (2.70%) ISA Server
5 2 (2.70%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 25 (33.78%) SCCM
2 20 (27.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 17 (22.97%) Netcool
4 15 (20.27%) Tivoli
5 6 (8.11%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 2 (2.70%) WSUS
6 2 (2.70%) WMI
6 2 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 39 (52.70%) Microsoft
2 36 (48.65%) HP
3 19 (25.68%) Altiris
4 17 (22.97%) Citrix
5 16 (21.62%) Veritas
6 15 (20.27%) VMware
7 7 (9.46%) AppSense
8 2 (2.70%) Symantec
8 2 (2.70%) McAfee
8 2 (2.70%) CA
8 2 (2.70%) Dell