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 29 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 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP OpenView Configuration Management (formerly Radia)
Rank 199 184 215
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +31
Contract jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management 46 52 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.50% 0.61% 0.35%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.92% 5.80% 5.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 21
Average daily rate
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£365 £303 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.66% -15.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £167 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £373 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
-14.66% +2.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £182.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.13 £182.50 -
% change year-on-year
-85.13% -
Systems Management Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
777 896 686
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.45% 10.53% 6.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 439 297
Average daily rate £338 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 52 49
Average hourly rate £15.75 £19.75 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.25% +9.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.90 £40.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.69% +22.85%
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 29 July 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 29 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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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
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Hampshire +9 27 £390 -
Berkshire -10 15 £285 +16.32% 1
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England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 98 (90.74%) Security Cleared
2 72 (66.67%) Windows
3 49 (45.37%) DV Cleared
4 42 (38.89%) Microsoft
5 40 (37.04%) SC Cleared
6 39 (36.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 32 (29.63%) HP
8 31 (28.70%) Configuration Management
9 29 (26.85%) Windows XP
10 27 (25.00%) PowerShell
11 26 (24.07%) MSI
12 25 (23.15%) Software Distribution
13 23 (21.30%) Borland
13 23 (21.30%) StarTeam
14 22 (20.37%) VBScript
15 21 (19.44%) McAfee
15 21 (19.44%) VMware
16 20 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
17 18 (16.67%) X.400
17 18 (16.67%) X.500
17 18 (16.67%) Active Directory
18 17 (15.74%) SMS
18 17 (15.74%) Firewall
19 16 (14.81%) Software Deployment
20 15 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
21 14 (12.96%) Integration Testing
21 14 (12.96%) VB
21 14 (12.96%) SQL
21 14 (12.96%) Windows 7
21 14 (12.96%) Forefront TMG

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 9 (8.33%) IIS
1 9 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 8 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (4.63%) Documentum
5 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (10.19%) MS Office
2 10 (9.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.67%) X.400
1 18 (16.67%) X.500
2 17 (15.74%) Firewall
2 17 (15.74%) SMS
3 13 (12.04%) DNS
4 9 (8.33%) SMTP
5 8 (7.41%) FTP
5 8 (7.41%) HTTP
6 7 (6.48%) TCP/IP
6 7 (6.48%) Internet
7 4 (3.70%) SNMP
7 4 (3.70%) SSL
8 1 (0.93%) SAN
8 1 (0.93%) Intranet
8 1 (0.93%) DHCP
8 1 (0.93%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.85%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (24.07%) MSI
2 23 (21.30%) StarTeam
3 11 (10.19%) Wise Package Studio
4 8 (7.41%) QuickTest Pro
5 6 (5.56%) WinRunner
5 6 (5.56%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.93%) AdminStudio
General
1 12 (11.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (17.59%) Build Engineer
2 12 (11.11%) Applications Packager
3 9 (8.33%) Integration Engineer
4 8 (7.41%) Analyst
4 8 (7.41%) Test Analyst
4 8 (7.41%) Design Engineer
5 6 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (4.63%) Support Engineer
6 5 (4.63%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 3 (2.78%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (2.78%) Senior Design Engineer
8 2 (1.85%) Support Technician
8 2 (1.85%) 2nd Line Support Technician
8 2 (1.85%) Technical Leader
8 2 (1.85%) Applications Consultant
8 2 (1.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (1.85%) Consultant
8 2 (1.85%) Software Engineer
9 1 (0.93%) Developer
9 1 (0.93%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.11%) Application Packaging
2 11 (10.19%) WSH
3 8 (7.41%) XML
4 1 (0.93%) JSP
4 1 (0.93%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.48%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.56%) Clustering
3 5 (4.63%) PKI
4 4 (3.70%) Device Driver
4 4 (3.70%) Firmware
4 4 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.78%) CLARiiON
6 2 (1.85%) Replication
6 2 (1.85%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 72 (66.67%) Windows
2 39 (36.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 29 (26.85%) Windows XP
4 20 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (12.96%) Windows 7
6 6 (5.56%) AIX
7 4 (3.70%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (28.70%) Configuration Management
2 25 (23.15%) Software Distribution
3 16 (14.81%) Software Deployment
4 14 (12.96%) Integration Testing
5 13 (12.04%) ITIL
6 11 (10.19%) Test Scripting
7 10 (9.26%) Release Management
7 10 (9.26%) Validation
8 8 (7.41%) Service Delivery
9 6 (5.56%) Unit Testing
9 6 (5.56%) Test Automation
10 3 (2.78%) Document Management
11 2 (1.85%) ITSM
12 1 (0.93%) Risk Management
12 1 (0.93%) Regression Testing
12 1 (0.93%) Migration
12 1 (0.93%) Test Strategy
12 1 (0.93%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 22 (20.37%) VBScript
3 14 (12.96%) VB
3 14 (12.96%) SQL
4 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 98 (90.74%) Security Cleared
2 49 (45.37%) DV Cleared
3 40 (37.04%) SC Cleared
4 7 (6.48%) ISEB
5 5 (4.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (4.63%) MCSE
6 2 (1.85%) Degree
7 1 (0.93%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.93%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.78%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) JSP 440
2 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 15 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (12.96%) Forefront TMG
4 13 (12.04%) Microsoft App-V
5 12 (11.11%) Hyper-V
6 7 (6.48%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (5.56%) vSphere
8 2 (1.85%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.93%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (6.48%) SCCM
3 6 (5.56%) Netcool
3 6 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (4.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (3.70%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 42 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 32 (29.63%) HP
3 23 (21.30%) Borland
4 21 (19.44%) McAfee
4 21 (19.44%) VMware
5 12 (11.11%) Clearswift
6 8 (7.41%) Citrix
7 6 (5.56%) Cisco
7 6 (5.56%) Veritas
8 5 (4.63%) Oracle
9 3 (2.78%) EMC
9 3 (2.78%) Altiris
9 3 (2.78%) ArcSight
10 2 (1.85%) Lumension
10 2 (1.85%) AppSense
10 2 (1.85%) CA
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