The first table below looks at the demand for OpenView Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 18 April 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 South East 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP OpenView Configuration Management (formerly Radia)
Rank 192 203 205
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Contract jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management 58 34 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.60% 0.41% 0.41%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.97% 5.45% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 16 22
Average daily rate £295 £360 £327
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.05% +10.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £313 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £448 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £370 £330
% change year-on-year
-24.45% +12.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 - £57.50
Systems Management Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
832 624 714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.59% 7.46% 6.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 332 346
Average daily rate £350 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 50 27
Average hourly rate £25.50 £23.88 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% +36.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.03 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
OpenView Configuration Management
England

OpenView Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

OpenView Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

OpenView Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

OpenView Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in the South East

OpenView Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

OpenView Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

OpenView Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

OpenView Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

OpenView Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +15 31 £440 +18.91% 1
Berkshire +5 19 £264 - 1
Buckinghamshire -16 8 £260 -22.96%
OpenView Configuration Management
England

OpenView Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 92 (92.00%) Security Cleared
2 66 (66.00%) Windows
3 52 (52.00%) SC Cleared
4 38 (38.00%) HP
4 38 (38.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 36 (36.00%) DV Cleared
6 29 (29.00%) Microsoft
7 28 (28.00%) Windows XP
8 26 (26.00%) SQL
9 25 (25.00%) Configuration Management
9 25 (25.00%) VMware
10 24 (24.00%) MSI
11 22 (22.00%) McAfee
12 21 (21.00%) Active Directory
13 19 (19.00%) QuickTest Pro
13 19 (19.00%) VB
14 18 (18.00%) Test Scripting
14 18 (18.00%) Software Distribution
15 15 (15.00%) Windows 7
15 15 (15.00%) StarTeam
16 14 (14.00%) PowerShell
16 14 (14.00%) Borland
17 13 (13.00%) VBScript
17 13 (13.00%) Citrix
17 13 (13.00%) HP Quality Center
18 12 (12.00%) ISEB
19 11 (11.00%) Test Automation
20 10 (10.00%) Hyper-V
20 10 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
20 10 (10.00%) SMS

OpenView Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 10 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
2 6 (6.00%) IIS
3 4 (4.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.00%) Documentum
Applications
1 8 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.00%) SMS
2 9 (9.00%) Firewall
3 8 (8.00%) X.400
3 8 (8.00%) X.500
4 7 (7.00%) SMTP
5 6 (6.00%) FTP
5 6 (6.00%) HTTP
6 5 (5.00%) Internet
7 3 (3.00%) IPsec
7 3 (3.00%) DNS
8 1 (1.00%) Network Security
8 1 (1.00%) SAN
8 1 (1.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 24 (24.00%) MSI
2 19 (19.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 15 (15.00%) StarTeam
4 10 (10.00%) WinRunner
4 10 (10.00%) TestDirector
5 9 (9.00%) Wise Package Studio
6 2 (2.00%) InstallShield
General
1 9 (9.00%) Military
2 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (20.00%) Applications Packager
2 17 (17.00%) Analyst
2 17 (17.00%) Test Analyst
3 7 (7.00%) Support Engineer
4 6 (6.00%) Automation Analyst
4 6 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (6.00%) Design Engineer
4 6 (6.00%) Integration Engineer
4 6 (6.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (4.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 4 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (3.00%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (3.00%) Test Engineer
6 3 (3.00%) Software Engineer
6 3 (3.00%) Build Engineer
6 3 (3.00%) Senior Design Engineer
7 2 (2.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 1 (1.00%) Implementation Engineer
8 1 (1.00%) Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.00%) Application Packaging
2 8 (8.00%) WSH
3 5 (5.00%) XML
4 1 (1.00%) JSP
4 1 (1.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.00%) Clustering
2 5 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 66 (66.00%) Windows
2 38 (38.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 28 (28.00%) Windows XP
4 15 (15.00%) Windows 7
5 10 (10.00%) AIX
6 9 (9.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (6.00%) Windows 2000
7 6 (6.00%) Windows Vista
8 5 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 18 (18.00%) Test Scripting
2 18 (18.00%) Software Distribution
3 11 (11.00%) Test Automation
4 10 (10.00%) Release Management
5 9 (9.00%) Unit Testing
6 8 (8.00%) Integration Testing
6 8 (8.00%) ITIL
7 7 (7.00%) Software Deployment
8 3 (3.00%) V-Model
8 3 (3.00%) Software Testing
8 3 (3.00%) Scrum
8 3 (3.00%) Validation
8 3 (3.00%) Waterfall
9 2 (2.00%) ITSM
10 1 (1.00%) Load Testing
10 1 (1.00%) Stress Testing
10 1 (1.00%) Data Migration
10 1 (1.00%) Migration
10 1 (1.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (26.00%) SQL
2 19 (19.00%) VB
3 14 (14.00%) PowerShell
4 13 (13.00%) VBScript
5 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 92 (92.00%) Security Cleared
2 52 (52.00%) SC Cleared
3 36 (36.00%) DV Cleared
4 12 (12.00%) ISEB
5 2 (2.00%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.00%) MCSE
6 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.00%) QA
1 1 (1.00%) JSP 440
1 1 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (21.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 9 (9.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (9.00%) Forefront TMG
4 8 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (2.00%) vSphere
5 2 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.00%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 13 (13.00%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
2 10 (10.00%) Netcool
3 3 (3.00%) SCCM
3 3 (3.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 38 (38.00%) HP
2 29 (29.00%) Microsoft
3 25 (25.00%) VMware
4 22 (22.00%) McAfee
5 14 (14.00%) Borland
6 13 (13.00%) Citrix
7 10 (10.00%) Veritas
8 7 (7.00%) Clearswift
9 4 (4.00%) Oracle
10 2 (2.00%) Cisco
11 1 (1.00%) Altiris
11 1 (1.00%) CA
11 1 (1.00%) Lumension
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