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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP OpenView (HPOV)
Rank 232 224 170
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -54
Contract jobs citing OpenView 11 24 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.27% 0.81%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.30% 2.68% 11.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 16
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£510 £428 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.29% +48.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £381 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £622 £435 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £265 £425 £278
% change year-on-year
-37.64% +53.15%
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 £21.75 £14.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+52.63% -5.00%
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
847 894 722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 9.13% 10.23% 7.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 451 469 308
Average daily rate £370 £343 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.02% +6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 45 45
Average hourly rate £27.00 £19.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £13.63 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.50 £31.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +28.76%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 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
Berkshire +11 8 £510 +45.71%
Kent - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Home Counties - - - -
OpenView
England

OpenView
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 12 (100.00%) HP
2 6 (50.00%) Degree
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco
3 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (33.33%) F5
4 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 4 (33.33%) Crossbeam
4 4 (33.33%) Fault Management
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (33.33%) tcpdump
4 4 (33.33%) Network Management
4 4 (33.33%) SLA
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) SMS
4 4 (33.33%) WAP
4 4 (33.33%) UNIX
4 4 (33.33%) CCSP
4 4 (33.33%) CCNP
4 4 (33.33%) CCNA
4 4 (33.33%) Nortel
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 4 (33.33%) Netcool
4 4 (33.33%) TACACS
4 4 (33.33%) Radware
4 4 (33.33%) Wireshark
4 4 (33.33%) Nortel Alteon
4 4 (33.33%) CCSE
4 4 (33.33%) BIG-IP

OpenView
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (33.33%) tcpdump
1 4 (33.33%) SMS
1 4 (33.33%) TACACS
1 4 (33.33%) Wireshark
1 4 (33.33%) Nortel Alteon
1 4 (33.33%) BIG-IP
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) LTE
2 2 (16.67%) MVNO
2 2 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (16.67%) 4G
2 2 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) Broadband
2 2 (16.67%) 3G
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Data Network Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) OSS Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) OpenView Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Hardware Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Basis Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) WAP
2 1 (8.33%) SAP Basis
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Fault Management
1 4 (33.33%) Network Management
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Change Management
2 3 (25.00%) eTOM
2 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (25.00%) Release Management
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) CCSP
2 4 (33.33%) CCNP
2 4 (33.33%) CCNA
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (33.33%) CCSE
2 4 (33.33%) CCSA
3 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) MCDST
4 1 (8.33%) MCP
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Netcool
2 2 (16.67%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (16.67%) Tivoli
2 2 (16.67%) OVSD
3 1 (8.33%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) HP
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco
3 4 (33.33%) F5
3 4 (33.33%) Crossbeam
3 4 (33.33%) Nortel
3 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 4 (33.33%) Radware
4 3 (25.00%) BMC
5 2 (16.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 2 (16.67%) Ericsson
5 2 (16.67%) IBM
5 2 (16.67%) Huawei
6 1 (8.33%) McAfee
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) SAP
6 1 (8.33%) EMC
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