The table below looks at the statistics for OpenView 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 over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP OpenView (HPOV)
Rank 226 243 217
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -26
Contract jobs citing OpenView 28 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.056% 0.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.24% 0.62% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 5
Average daily rate
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£399 £338 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.07% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £328 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £348 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £223 £338
% change year-on-year
+56.73% -34.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £15.82
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £11.33 £11.00
% change year-on-year
+69.97% +2.95%
OpenView
England

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
863 808 745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 9.27% 9.01% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 515 414 398
Average daily rate £388 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £192 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 41 48
Average hourly rate £23.00 £26.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% +15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £23.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.18% +16.25%

OpenView
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

OpenView Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

OpenView
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 across the South East region.

OpenView Daily Rate Trend in the South East

OpenView
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OpenView across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

OpenView Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

OpenView
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 across the South East region.

OpenView Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

OpenView
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 within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Buckinghamshire +1 14 £390 +15.55%
Berkshire - 11 £288 - 1
Kent - 3 £488 -
OpenView
England

OpenView
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing OpenView 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.

1 40 (95.24%) HP
2 22 (52.38%) ITIL
3 21 (50.00%) OVSD
3 21 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 21 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 20 (47.62%) SC Cleared
5 18 (42.86%) SLA
6 15 (35.71%) Data Analysis
7 14 (33.33%) Service Management
8 13 (30.95%) DV Cleared
8 13 (30.95%) Matrix Management
9 12 (28.57%) MS Office
10 11 (26.19%) MS Excel
11 10 (23.81%) Windows
12 9 (21.43%) DNS
12 9 (21.43%) 3G
12 9 (21.43%) 4G
12 9 (21.43%) HP NNM
12 9 (21.43%) VoLTE
12 9 (21.43%) SevOne
13 8 (19.05%) Clustering
13 8 (19.05%) VMware
13 8 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
13 8 (19.05%) Hyper-V
13 8 (19.05%) IBM
14 7 (16.67%) SAN
14 7 (16.67%) Linux
14 7 (16.67%) Telecoms
14 7 (16.67%) Data Centre
15 6 (14.29%) Forefront Identity Manager

OpenView
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing OpenView 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.14%) IIS
1 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 3 (7.14%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (28.57%) MS Office
2 11 (26.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) DNS
1 9 (21.43%) 3G
1 9 (21.43%) 4G
1 9 (21.43%) VoLTE
2 8 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (16.67%) SAN
4 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 4 (9.52%) NAS
6 3 (7.14%) SSL
6 3 (7.14%) LDAP
6 3 (7.14%) DHCP
6 3 (7.14%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) MySQL
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 7 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Incident Manager
2 9 (21.43%) Architect
2 9 (21.43%) OSS Architect
3 8 (19.05%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (16.67%) OSS Solutions Architect
5 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Storage Specialist
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Support Specialist
7 2 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Incident Manager
7 2 (4.76%) UNIX Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Design Authority
7 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
8 1 (2.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) HTML
1 3 (7.14%) XML
2 2 (4.76%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Clustering
2 7 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 4 (9.52%) Symmetrix DMX
3 4 (9.52%) Replication
3 4 (9.52%) CLARiiON
3 4 (9.52%) Symmetrix
3 4 (9.52%) EMC Centera
4 3 (7.14%) HACMP
4 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.76%) CMDB
6 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) Windows
2 7 (16.67%) Linux
3 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (9.52%) Windows 2000
4 4 (9.52%) Windows NT
4 4 (9.52%) HPUX
5 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (7.14%) UNIX
6 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.38%) Solaris
6 1 (2.38%) AIX
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) ITIL
2 21 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 15 (35.71%) Data Analysis
4 14 (33.33%) Service Management
5 13 (30.95%) Matrix Management
6 6 (14.29%) Project Management
7 5 (11.90%) Performance Management
7 5 (11.90%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (9.52%) Capacity Management
8 4 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (9.52%) Data Migration
8 4 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (9.52%) Migration
9 3 (7.14%) Validation
9 3 (7.14%) CRM
9 3 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (7.14%) High Availability
9 3 (7.14%) Change Control
9 3 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.14%) Perl
2 3 (7.14%) PHP
2 3 (7.14%) SQL
2 3 (7.14%) T-SQL
2 3 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (47.62%) SC Cleared
3 13 (30.95%) DV Cleared
4 3 (7.14%) MCSE
4 3 (7.14%) CCNA
4 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.76%) PMP
5 2 (4.76%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (2.38%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (19.05%) Hyper-V
2 6 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.14%) NFS
3 3 (7.14%) UAG
3 3 (7.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (7.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (50.00%) OVSD
2 9 (21.43%) HP NNM
3 6 (14.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 5 (11.90%) SCOM
5 3 (7.14%) Netcool
5 3 (7.14%) Control-M
5 3 (7.14%) Nagios
5 3 (7.14%) NetBackup
5 3 (7.14%) Puppet
5 3 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (4.76%) SCCM
7 1 (2.38%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 40 (95.24%) HP
2 9 (21.43%) SevOne
3 8 (19.05%) IBM
3 8 (19.05%) VMware
4 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
5 4 (9.52%) EMC
5 4 (9.52%) 3PAR
6 3 (7.14%) Dell
6 3 (7.14%) Sun
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle
6 3 (7.14%) Cisco
6 3 (7.14%) NetApp
6 3 (7.14%) Veritas
6 3 (7.14%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.76%) Remedy
8 1 (2.38%) Symantec
8 1 (2.38%) NetCracker
8 1 (2.38%) Huawei
8 1 (2.38%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 1 (2.38%) Ericsson