The table below looks at the statistics 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 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP OpenView Configuration Management (formerly Radia)
Rank 186 216 208
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -8
Contract jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management 60 24 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.65% 0.27% 0.44%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.24% 2.69% 6.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 24
Average daily rate
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£372 £303 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.99% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £213 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £427 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £332 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 - -
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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 South East region.

Systems Management Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
829 893 727
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.94% 10.21% 7.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 472 313
Average daily rate £361 £348 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.95% +6.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +9.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 42 41
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.50 £31.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £21.75 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+1.14% +17.56%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +27 33 £380 -
Berkshire +15 21 £263 -9.48% 4
Buckinghamshire -1 6 £311 -1.19%
OpenView Configuration Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 102 (93.58%) Security Cleared
2 68 (62.39%) Windows
3 63 (57.80%) DV Cleared
4 38 (34.86%) Microsoft
5 35 (32.11%) HP
6 32 (29.36%) VMware
6 32 (29.36%) Software Distribution
7 30 (27.52%) PowerShell
8 29 (26.61%) Windows Server 2003
9 28 (25.69%) SC Cleared
10 26 (23.85%) VBScript
11 23 (21.10%) Windows XP
11 23 (21.10%) Configuration Management
11 23 (21.10%) MSI
12 21 (19.27%) McAfee
13 20 (18.35%) Windows Server 2008
13 20 (18.35%) Integration Testing
13 20 (18.35%) Active Directory
13 20 (18.35%) Software Deployment
14 18 (16.51%) SMS
15 17 (15.60%) X.400
15 17 (15.60%) X.500
15 17 (15.60%) VMware Infrastructure
16 16 (14.68%) DNS
17 15 (13.76%) Borland
17 15 (13.76%) Firewall
17 15 (13.76%) StarTeam
18 14 (12.84%) Test Scripting
18 14 (12.84%) SQL
18 14 (12.84%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 8 (7.34%) IIS
2 7 (6.42%) MS Exchange
3 6 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (4.59%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (4.59%) Documentum
5 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (11.01%) MS Office
2 5 (4.59%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.92%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.51%) SMS
2 17 (15.60%) X.400
2 17 (15.60%) X.500
3 16 (14.68%) DNS
4 15 (13.76%) Firewall
5 13 (11.93%) TCP/IP
6 9 (8.26%) SMTP
6 9 (8.26%) SAN
7 7 (6.42%) SNMP
7 7 (6.42%) SSL
8 6 (5.50%) FTP
8 6 (5.50%) HTTP
8 6 (5.50%) Internet
9 5 (4.59%) DHCP
10 2 (1.83%) IPsec
10 2 (1.83%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.50%) EDRMS
2 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.83%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (21.10%) MSI
2 15 (13.76%) StarTeam
3 8 (7.34%) Wise Package Studio
4 5 (4.59%) WinRunner
4 5 (4.59%) TestDirector
4 5 (4.59%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (3.67%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.92%) AdminStudio
General
1 11 (10.09%) Military
Job Titles
1 25 (22.94%) Build Engineer
2 15 (13.76%) Applications Packager
2 15 (13.76%) Integration Engineer
3 8 (7.34%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (6.42%) Analyst
5 6 (5.50%) Test Analyst
5 6 (5.50%) Design Engineer
6 5 (4.59%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 4 (3.67%) Support Engineer
8 3 (2.75%) Consultant
9 2 (1.83%) Software Engineer
9 2 (1.83%) Support Technician
9 2 (1.83%) Technical Leader
9 2 (1.83%) Messaging Consultant
9 2 (1.83%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (1.83%) 2nd Line Support Technician
9 2 (1.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 1 (0.92%) VMware Engineer
10 1 (0.92%) Messaging Engineer
10 1 (0.92%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.26%) Application Packaging
2 8 (7.34%) WSH
3 7 (6.42%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.26%) PKI
3 7 (6.42%) Clustering
3 7 (6.42%) Firmware
3 7 (6.42%) Device Driver
3 7 (6.42%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (5.50%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.59%) Replication
5 5 (4.59%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (2.75%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.75%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 68 (62.39%) Windows
2 29 (26.61%) Windows Server 2003
3 23 (21.10%) Windows XP
4 20 (18.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (8.26%) Windows 7
6 5 (4.59%) AIX
7 3 (2.75%) Solaris
7 3 (2.75%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.83%) Linux
9 1 (0.92%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (29.36%) Software Distribution
2 23 (21.10%) Configuration Management
3 20 (18.35%) Integration Testing
3 20 (18.35%) Software Deployment
4 14 (12.84%) Test Scripting
5 12 (11.01%) ITIL
5 12 (11.01%) Release Management
6 11 (10.09%) Validation
7 9 (8.26%) Service Delivery
8 8 (7.34%) Unit Testing
9 5 (4.59%) Test Automation
10 4 (3.67%) Migration
11 3 (2.75%) Document Management
12 1 (0.92%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (27.52%) PowerShell
2 26 (23.85%) VBScript
3 14 (12.84%) SQL
4 8 (7.34%) VB
Qualifications
1 102 (93.58%) Security Cleared
2 63 (57.80%) DV Cleared
3 28 (25.69%) SC Cleared
4 8 (7.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (4.59%) MCSE
5 5 (4.59%) ISEB
6 3 (2.75%) Degree
7 1 (0.92%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.75%) QA
System Software
1 20 (18.35%) Active Directory
2 17 (15.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (11.93%) Microsoft App-V
4 12 (11.01%) Forefront TMG
5 8 (7.34%) Hyper-V
6 7 (6.42%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (5.50%) vSphere
8 1 (0.92%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.92%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 12 (11.01%) SCCM
2 8 (7.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 7 (6.42%) Netcool
3 7 (6.42%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (4.59%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (4.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (3.67%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (1.83%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 38 (34.86%) Microsoft
2 35 (32.11%) HP
3 32 (29.36%) VMware
4 21 (19.27%) McAfee
5 15 (13.76%) Borland
6 12 (11.01%) Clearswift
7 10 (9.17%) Oracle
8 9 (8.26%) Citrix
9 7 (6.42%) Veritas
9 7 (6.42%) Altiris
10 6 (5.50%) Cisco
11 3 (2.75%) EMC
11 3 (2.75%) ArcSight
12 2 (1.83%) Lumension
12 2 (1.83%) AppSense
12 2 (1.83%) CA