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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP OpenView Configuration Management (formerly Radia)
Rank 229 204 187
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -17
Contract jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management 32 47 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.51% 0.57%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.19% 5.80% 5.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 10
Average daily rate
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£365 £365 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £300 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £424 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -14.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £182.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £27.13 £182.50
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -85.13%
OpenView Configuration Management
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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
1004 811 918
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.53% 8.82% 10.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 417 447
Average daily rate £385 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.07% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £220 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £345
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 24 51
Average hourly rate £22.07 £15.75 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.14% -19.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £25.90 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.06 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.17% -10.84%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 -13 22 £460 +17.94%
Berkshire 0 10 £186 -34.91%
OpenView Configuration Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 79 (90.80%) Security Cleared
2 63 (72.41%) Windows
3 47 (54.02%) HP
4 42 (48.28%) DV Cleared
5 37 (42.53%) VMware
6 35 (40.23%) SC Cleared
7 29 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 25 (28.74%) McAfee
9 24 (27.59%) SQL
10 22 (25.29%) Windows Server 2003
10 22 (25.29%) Windows Server 2008
11 21 (24.14%) PowerShell
11 21 (24.14%) Microsoft
11 21 (24.14%) Software Distribution
11 21 (24.14%) Software Delivery
12 20 (22.99%) VMware Infrastructure
13 19 (21.84%) SCCM
13 19 (21.84%) Windows 7
14 18 (20.69%) MSI
15 17 (19.54%) Application Packaging
15 17 (19.54%) Data Centre
16 15 (17.24%) Software Deployment
16 15 (17.24%) Configuration Management
17 13 (14.94%) SAN
17 13 (14.94%) Migration
18 12 (13.79%) SMS
19 11 (12.64%) VBScript
20 10 (11.49%) Oracle
20 10 (11.49%) Windows Vista
20 10 (11.49%) Lumension

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.30%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) MS Office
1 4 (4.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.94%) SAN
2 12 (13.79%) SMS
3 7 (8.05%) Firewall
4 6 (6.90%) IPsec
4 6 (6.90%) NAS
5 5 (5.75%) DNS
6 3 (3.45%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.45%) X.400
6 3 (3.45%) X.500
7 2 (2.30%) LAN
7 2 (2.30%) SSL
7 2 (2.30%) WAN
7 2 (2.30%) DHCP
7 2 (2.30%) SNMP
8 1 (1.15%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.60%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (20.69%) MSI
2 9 (10.34%) StarTeam
3 2 (2.30%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 4 (4.60%) Military
2 3 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (17.24%) Applications Packager
2 12 (13.79%) Software Engineer
2 12 (13.79%) Integration Engineer
3 8 (9.20%) Build Engineer
3 8 (9.20%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (6.90%) Architect
4 6 (6.90%) Support Engineer
4 6 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (4.60%) Consultant
5 4 (4.60%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (3.45%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (3.45%) Deployment Engineer
6 3 (3.45%) ArcSight Consultant
6 3 (3.45%) Technical Architect
7 2 (2.30%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 2 (2.30%) Tester
7 2 (2.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (2.30%) Test Engineer
7 2 (2.30%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (2.30%) Systems Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.54%) Application Packaging
2 6 (6.90%) Software Packaging
2 6 (6.90%) XML
3 3 (3.45%) CGI
3 3 (3.45%) Regular Expression
4 2 (2.30%) WinForms
4 2 (2.30%) WPF
4 2 (2.30%) XSD
4 2 (2.30%) WSH
5 1 (1.15%) HTML
5 1 (1.15%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.54%) Data Centre
2 9 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (9.20%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.90%) Client/Server
4 6 (6.90%) Clustering
5 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.30%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.15%) Replication
7 1 (1.15%) PKI
7 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 63 (72.41%) Windows
2 22 (25.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 22 (25.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (21.84%) Windows 7
4 10 (11.49%) Windows Vista
5 8 (9.20%) Windows XP
6 7 (8.05%) Solaris
7 6 (6.90%) Linux
8 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (3.45%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.30%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.15%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (24.14%) Software Distribution
1 21 (24.14%) Software Delivery
2 15 (17.24%) Configuration Management
2 15 (17.24%) Software Deployment
3 13 (14.94%) Migration
4 9 (10.34%) Release Management
5 7 (8.05%) Server Building
6 5 (5.75%) Integration Testing
7 4 (4.60%) Workflow
8 3 (3.45%) Information Security
8 3 (3.45%) Change Management
8 3 (3.45%) Test Scripting
8 3 (3.45%) Unit Testing
8 3 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (2.30%) Performance Testing
9 2 (2.30%) Performance Management
9 2 (2.30%) ITIL
10 1 (1.15%) Service Delivery
10 1 (1.15%) Validation
10 1 (1.15%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 24 (27.59%) SQL
2 21 (24.14%) PowerShell
3 11 (12.64%) VBScript
4 4 (4.60%) VB
5 3 (3.45%) VBA
6 2 (2.30%) REXX
6 2 (2.30%) Tcl
6 2 (2.30%) C#
7 1 (1.15%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.15%) XPath
Qualifications
1 79 (90.80%) Security Cleared
2 42 (48.28%) DV Cleared
3 35 (40.23%) SC Cleared
4 8 (9.20%) Degree
System Software
1 29 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 20 (22.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (10.34%) Hyper-V
4 7 (8.05%) VMware ESX
5 6 (6.90%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (6.90%) vSphere
6 3 (3.45%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (2.30%) Firmware
7 2 (2.30%) Terminal Server
7 2 (2.30%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (21.84%) SCCM
2 7 (8.05%) Netcool
3 6 (6.90%) Tivoli
4 5 (5.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (4.60%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (3.45%) ArcSight ESM
7 2 (2.30%) WMI
8 1 (1.15%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (1.15%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 47 (54.02%) HP
2 37 (42.53%) VMware
3 25 (28.74%) McAfee
4 21 (24.14%) Microsoft
5 10 (11.49%) Lumension
5 10 (11.49%) Oracle
6 8 (9.20%) Citrix
7 7 (8.05%) Veritas
8 6 (6.90%) Altiris
9 5 (5.75%) AppSense
10 4 (4.60%) Borland
10 4 (4.60%) NetApp
10 4 (4.60%) Cisco
11 3 (3.45%) Clearswift
11 3 (3.45%) ArcSight
12 2 (2.30%) Sophos
13 1 (1.15%) Meridio