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 2 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP OpenView (HPOV)
Rank 240 214 175
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -39
Contract jobs citing OpenView 6 29 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.065% 0.33% 0.70%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.74% 3.23% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 16
Average daily rate
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- £435 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +56.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £182 £425 £275
% change year-on-year
-57.17% +54.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £14.25 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-19.29% +5.55%
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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
813 899 700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.77% 10.12% 7.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 454 293
Average daily rate £350 £335 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £182 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 50 43
Average hourly rate £19.91 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.10% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £31.00 £31.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +10.81%

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
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 2 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Berkshire +6 3 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1
OpenView
England

OpenView
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) HP
2 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) SLA
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) VBScript
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) F5
5 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (20.00%) tcpdump
5 2 (20.00%) Network Management
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (20.00%) Crossbeam
5 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (20.00%) Release Management
5 2 (20.00%) Fault Management
5 2 (20.00%) Nortel Alteon
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) Wireshark
5 2 (20.00%) OVSD
5 2 (20.00%) CCSE

OpenView
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) TACACS
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) BIG-IP
1 2 (20.00%) Nortel Alteon
1 2 (20.00%) Wireshark
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (20.00%) tcpdump
1 2 (20.00%) SMS
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Development Specialist
1 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Security Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Data Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Hardware Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Report Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Capacity Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Capacity Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) OSS Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) WAP
2 1 (10.00%) Servlets
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Service Management
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (20.00%) Release Management
2 2 (20.00%) Fault Management
2 2 (20.00%) Network Management
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (10.00%) eTOM
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
1 3 (30.00%) VBScript
2 1 (10.00%) VB
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) CCSP
3 2 (20.00%) CCNP
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (20.00%) CCSA
3 2 (20.00%) CCSE
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) MCP
4 1 (10.00%) MCDST
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Netcool
1 2 (20.00%) OVSD
2 1 (10.00%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) HP
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Nortel
3 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (20.00%) Radware
3 2 (20.00%) Crossbeam
3 2 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (10.00%) McAfee
4 1 (10.00%) BMC
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) EMC