The table below looks at the statistics for OpenNMS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenNMS over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenNMS
Rank 626 606 575
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -31
Contract jobs citing OpenNMS 2 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.006% 0.014%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.045% 0.069% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 7
Average daily rate £400 £300 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -40.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4400 4357 3713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.55% 8.45% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2779 2586 2097
Average daily rate £425 £425 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £258 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £365 £341
% change year-on-year
+8.21% +6.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 140 140
Average hourly rate £28.25 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.06% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.28 £46.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £21.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+35.29% +1.19%

OpenNMS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OpenNMS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

OpenNMS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OpenNMS
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OpenNMS within the UK.

OpenNMS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

OpenNMS
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenNMS within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
England -12 2 £400 +33.33% 5
Hampshire - 2 £400 -
South East - 2 £400 -
Winchester - 1 £375 -

OpenNMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing OpenNMS 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 OpenNMS.

1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) JBoss
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) OpenView
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Dell
1 2 (50.00%) Nagios
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) LAMP
1 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (50.00%) Xen
1 2 (50.00%) CentOS
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Cacti
1 2 (50.00%) Zenoss
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds

OpenNMS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing OpenNMS 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 OpenNMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) JBoss
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
1 2 (50.00%) HPCC
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) OSS Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Broadcast Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior OSS Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
1 1 (25.00%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) CentOS
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (50.00%) Network Management
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) HND
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) KVM
1 2 (50.00%) Xen
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Cacti
1 2 (50.00%) Nagios
1 2 (50.00%) OpenView
1 2 (50.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Dell
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (25.00%) VMware