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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP OpenView (HPOV)
Rank 251 232 208
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -24
Contract jobs citing OpenView 15 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.068% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.52% 0.82% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 2
Average daily rate
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£326 £413 £276
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.90% +49.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £154 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £500 £291
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £343 £135
% change year-on-year
-6.56% +153.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -
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
985 733 548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.05% 8.28% 7.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 491 357 285
Average daily rate £375 £350 £349
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £343 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.02% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 56 56
Average hourly rate £18.50 £23.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.43% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £16.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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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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
Hampshire - 4 £325 - 1
Kent - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
OpenView
England

OpenView
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 28 (96.55%) HP
2 16 (55.17%) ITIL
3 14 (48.28%) SLA
4 10 (34.48%) Cisco
5 9 (31.03%) IBM
5 9 (31.03%) SC Cleared
5 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
5 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
6 8 (27.59%) OVSD
6 8 (27.59%) Data Analysis
6 8 (27.59%) Service Management
6 8 (27.59%) CCNA
6 8 (27.59%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (27.59%) MS Office
7 7 (24.14%) Windows
7 7 (24.14%) Degree
7 7 (24.14%) Matrix Management
7 7 (24.14%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (20.69%) Network Management
8 6 (20.69%) Fault Management
8 6 (20.69%) DV Cleared
8 6 (20.69%) Firewall
8 6 (20.69%) UNIX
8 6 (20.69%) Linux
8 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
8 6 (20.69%) SAN
8 6 (20.69%) Netcool
9 5 (17.24%) CheckPoint
9 5 (17.24%) EMC

OpenView
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (10.34%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Office
2 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) SAN
1 6 (20.69%) Firewall
2 5 (17.24%) BIG-IP
2 5 (17.24%) Nortel Alteon
2 5 (17.24%) Wireshark
2 5 (17.24%) Cisco PIX
2 5 (17.24%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (17.24%) tcpdump
2 5 (17.24%) TACACS
2 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
2 5 (17.24%) DNS
2 5 (17.24%) SMS
3 4 (13.79%) 3G
3 4 (13.79%) 4G
3 4 (13.79%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (13.79%) NAS
3 4 (13.79%) Network Security
4 3 (10.34%) LTE
4 3 (10.34%) MVNO
4 3 (10.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Billing
3 2 (6.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Incident Manager
2 5 (17.24%) Security Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Network Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Architect
3 4 (13.79%) OSS Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Data Network Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Storage Specialist
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Support Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) UNIX Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) UNIX Support
6 1 (3.45%) UNIX Technical Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) SAP Basis Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) WAP
2 3 (10.34%) HTML
2 3 (10.34%) XML
3 1 (3.45%) Web Services
3 1 (3.45%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.24%) Mobile App
3 4 (13.79%) Symmetrix DMX
3 4 (13.79%) Replication
3 4 (13.79%) CLARiiON
3 4 (13.79%) Symmetrix
3 4 (13.79%) EMC Centera
4 2 (6.90%) Clustering
4 2 (6.90%) HACMP
4 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Linux
2 6 (20.69%) UNIX
3 4 (13.79%) Windows 2000
3 4 (13.79%) Windows NT
3 4 (13.79%) HPUX
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.90%) Solaris
5 2 (6.90%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) ITIL
2 8 (27.59%) Service Management
2 8 (27.59%) Data Analysis
2 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
3 7 (24.14%) Matrix Management
3 7 (24.14%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (20.69%) Network Management
4 6 (20.69%) Fault Management
5 5 (17.24%) Change Control
5 5 (17.24%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (13.79%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (13.79%) Capacity Management
6 4 (13.79%) Data Migration
6 4 (13.79%) eTOM
6 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (13.79%) Migration
7 3 (10.34%) Change Management
7 3 (10.34%) Statistical Analysis
7 3 (10.34%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
1 3 (10.34%) Perl
1 3 (10.34%) PHP
2 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) SC Cleared
1 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
2 8 (27.59%) CCNA
2 8 (27.59%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (24.14%) Degree
4 6 (20.69%) DV Cleared
5 5 (17.24%) CCSA
5 5 (17.24%) CCSE
5 5 (17.24%) CCSP
5 5 (17.24%) CCNP
6 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (10.34%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (48.28%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
1 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (6.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (6.90%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) OVSD
2 6 (20.69%) Netcool
3 3 (10.34%) Tivoli
3 3 (10.34%) Nagios
3 3 (10.34%) NSN NetAct
4 2 (6.90%) Puppet
4 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (6.90%) NetBackup
4 2 (6.90%) Control-M
5 1 (3.45%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (3.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 28 (96.55%) HP
2 10 (34.48%) Cisco
3 9 (31.03%) IBM
4 5 (17.24%) EMC
4 5 (17.24%) Nortel
4 5 (17.24%) Radware
4 5 (17.24%) CheckPoint
4 5 (17.24%) Crossbeam
4 5 (17.24%) F5
5 4 (13.79%) 3PAR
5 4 (13.79%) BMC
5 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
6 3 (10.34%) Ericsson
6 3 (10.34%) NetApp
6 3 (10.34%) VMware
6 3 (10.34%) Huawei
6 3 (10.34%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 2 (6.90%) Symantec
7 2 (6.90%) Veritas
7 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
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