The table below looks at the statistics for OpenView Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenView Configuration Management over the 3 months to 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP OpenView Configuration Management (formerly Radia)
Rank 458 438 485
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +47
Contract jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management 131 129 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.25% 0.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.16% 3.47% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 48 31
Average daily rate
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£350 £272 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.67% -27.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £196 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £295 £373
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -20.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £26.00 -

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
4147 3714 2926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.89% 7.32% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2469 2062 1645
Average daily rate £418 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.93% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.24% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 161 183
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £40.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

OpenView Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend

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

OpenView Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OpenView Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend

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

OpenView Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

OpenView Configuration Management
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management within the UK over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

OpenView Configuration Management Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

OpenView Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management within the UK.

OpenView Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

OpenView Configuration Management
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management within the UK over the 3 months to 3 March 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
England +3 105 £350 +34.61% 4
South East +13 83 £350 +20.68% 3
Berkshire +24 45 £350 +34.61% 2
Hampshire -15 34 £438 +2.94% 1
Hook +9 21 £438 +12.90%
Reading +3 11 £296 +13.84% 1
Bracknell +6 10 £375 +130.41% 1
Basingstoke -5 2 - -
London +1 1 £95 -57.77%
Milton Keynes - - - -
City of London - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -

OpenView Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing OpenView Configuration Management 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 Configuration Management.

1 227 (81.95%) Security Cleared
2 193 (69.68%) Windows
3 139 (50.18%) Active Directory
4 128 (46.21%) DV Cleared
5 123 (44.40%) VMware
5 123 (44.40%) HP
6 118 (42.60%) SQL
7 111 (40.07%) Microsoft
8 107 (38.63%) SC Cleared
9 92 (33.21%) VMware Infrastructure
10 80 (28.88%) Windows Server 2008
11 77 (27.80%) PowerShell
11 77 (27.80%) Windows Server 2003
12 69 (24.91%) Configuration Management
13 66 (23.83%) MSI
14 62 (22.38%) SCCM
14 62 (22.38%) Software Distribution
15 57 (20.58%) Windows 7
16 55 (19.86%) Oracle
17 50 (18.05%) SAN
18 46 (16.61%) Firewall
18 46 (16.61%) ITIL
18 46 (16.61%) Citrix
19 41 (14.80%) McAfee
20 40 (14.44%) StarTeam
21 38 (13.72%) Clustering
21 38 (13.72%) Migration
22 37 (13.36%) Linux
23 36 (13.00%) Solaris
23 36 (13.00%) VBScript

OpenView Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing OpenView Configuration Management 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 Configuration Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (6.86%) MS Exchange
2 17 (6.14%) SharePoint
3 12 (4.33%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (2.53%) IIS
5 5 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (1.44%) IBM Notes
6 4 (1.44%) Apache
6 4 (1.44%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.72%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 32 (11.55%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.42%) MS Office
3 6 (2.17%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.08%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 50 (18.05%) SAN
2 46 (16.61%) Firewall
3 28 (10.11%) IPsec
3 28 (10.11%) NAS
4 23 (8.30%) SMS
4 23 (8.30%) DNS
5 22 (7.94%) TCP/IP
6 18 (6.50%) DHCP
7 15 (5.42%) X.400
7 15 (5.42%) X.500
8 14 (5.05%) SSL
9 12 (4.33%) SMTP
10 11 (3.97%) SNMP
11 8 (2.89%) FTP
12 5 (1.81%) BIG-IP
13 3 (1.08%) Internet
13 3 (1.08%) HTTP
13 3 (1.08%) HTTPS
14 2 (0.72%) VLAN
15 1 (0.36%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (9.39%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.25%) EDRMS
3 5 (1.81%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (1.81%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.72%) MySQL
5 2 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 66 (23.83%) MSI
2 40 (14.44%) StarTeam
3 5 (1.81%) InstallShield
4 3 (1.08%) Wise Package Studio
5 2 (0.72%) AdminStudio
6 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.36%) WinRunner
6 1 (0.36%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.36%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 15 (5.42%) Military
2 4 (1.44%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.36%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (16.61%) Integration Engineer
2 35 (12.64%) Applications Packager
3 31 (11.19%) Build Engineer
4 15 (5.42%) Support Engineer
4 15 (5.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (3.25%) Migration Engineer
5 9 (3.25%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (2.53%) Administrator
7 6 (2.17%) Architect
7 6 (2.17%) Analyst
7 6 (2.17%) Consultant
7 6 (2.17%) Server Engineer
8 5 (1.81%) Security Engineer
8 5 (1.81%) Technical Leader
8 5 (1.81%) Desktop Support
8 5 (1.81%) Software Engineer
8 5 (1.81%) Integration Manager
9 4 (1.44%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 4 (1.44%) Desktop Engineer
9 4 (1.44%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (10.83%) Application Packaging
2 10 (3.61%) XML
3 5 (1.81%) Ajax
4 4 (1.44%) Middleware
4 4 (1.44%) Software Packaging
5 3 (1.08%) JSON
5 3 (1.08%) WSH
6 2 (0.72%) XSL
6 2 (0.72%) HTML
6 2 (0.72%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.36%) .NET
7 1 (0.36%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 38 (13.72%) Clustering
2 24 (8.66%) PKI
3 16 (5.78%) Computer Science
3 16 (5.78%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (5.05%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (3.25%) Replication
5 9 (3.25%) Client/Server
6 8 (2.89%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.89%) Device Driver
7 6 (2.17%) Open Source
7 6 (2.17%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (1.08%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.08%) PDA
8 3 (1.08%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.72%) CMDB
10 1 (0.36%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.36%) Pocket PC
10 1 (0.36%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 193 (69.68%) Windows
2 80 (28.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 77 (27.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 57 (20.58%) Windows 7
5 37 (13.36%) Linux
6 36 (13.00%) Solaris
7 35 (12.64%) Windows Vista
8 24 (8.66%) Windows XP
9 18 (6.50%) UNIX
10 8 (2.89%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (2.53%) Windows 8
12 6 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (1.44%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.72%) VMS
15 1 (0.36%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.36%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (24.91%) Configuration Management
2 62 (22.38%) Software Distribution
3 46 (16.61%) ITIL
4 38 (13.72%) Migration
5 24 (8.66%) Service Delivery
6 22 (7.94%) Integration Testing
7 20 (7.22%) Software Deployment
8 15 (5.42%) Service Management
9 12 (4.33%) Test Scripting
9 12 (4.33%) Boundary Protection
10 10 (3.61%) Release Management
10 10 (3.61%) Data Migration
10 10 (3.61%) Change Management
11 9 (3.25%) Project Management
11 9 (3.25%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (3.25%) Knowledge Management
11 9 (3.25%) Incident Management
12 8 (2.89%) Problem Management
13 6 (2.17%) Validation
13 6 (2.17%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 118 (42.60%) SQL
2 77 (27.80%) PowerShell
3 36 (13.00%) VBScript
4 24 (8.66%) VB
5 9 (3.25%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.44%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.44%) C
7 3 (1.08%) C#
8 2 (0.72%) Java
8 2 (0.72%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.72%) VBA
8 2 (0.72%) REXX
8 2 (0.72%) Tcl
8 2 (0.72%) XPath
Qualifications
1 227 (81.95%) Security Cleared
2 128 (46.21%) DV Cleared
3 107 (38.63%) SC Cleared
4 16 (5.78%) Degree
5 12 (4.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (2.89%) VCP4
7 4 (1.44%) RHCSA
7 4 (1.44%) RHCE
7 4 (1.44%) RHCA
8 3 (1.08%) MCTS
8 3 (1.08%) MCP
9 2 (0.72%) MCSE
10 1 (0.36%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.81%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.72%) SLA
3 1 (0.36%) QA
System Software
1 139 (50.18%) Active Directory
2 92 (33.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (10.47%) Hyper-V
4 23 (8.30%) Microsoft App-V
5 13 (4.69%) Forefront TMG
6 11 (3.97%) Firmware
7 7 (2.53%) vSphere
8 6 (2.17%) Terminal Services
9 5 (1.81%) XenApp
10 3 (1.08%) XenServer
10 3 (1.08%) XenDesktop
10 3 (1.08%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.72%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.36%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 62 (22.38%) SCCM
2 30 (10.83%) Netcool
3 29 (10.47%) Tivoli
4 22 (7.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 11 (3.97%) HP Quality Center
6 7 (2.53%) OpenView
7 6 (2.17%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 5 (1.81%) WMI
9 4 (1.44%) BMC Marimba
9 4 (1.44%) HP SIM
10 3 (1.08%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
11 1 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.36%) WSUS
Vendors
1 123 (44.40%) HP
1 123 (44.40%) VMware
2 111 (40.07%) Microsoft
3 55 (19.86%) Oracle
4 46 (16.61%) Citrix
5 41 (14.80%) McAfee
6 31 (11.19%) Veritas
7 22 (7.94%) Lumension
8 15 (5.42%) Borland
9 13 (4.69%) Clearswift
10 12 (4.33%) Altiris
11 8 (2.89%) CA
12 7 (2.53%) Cisco
13 6 (2.17%) Red Hat
14 4 (1.44%) Lotus
15 3 (1.08%) Wyse
15 3 (1.08%) IBM
15 3 (1.08%) AppSense
15 3 (1.08%) F5
15 3 (1.08%) Splunk
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