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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP OpenView Configuration Management (formerly Radia)
Rank 475 508 523
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +15
Contract jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management 138 70 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.14% 0.090%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.05% 1.94% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 32 25
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£348 £359 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.04% -0.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £447 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £368 £370
% change year-on-year
-6.55% -0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - -

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
4527 3610 3317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.96% 7.08% 6.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2808 2195 1776
Average daily rate £400 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £348 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 145 199
Average hourly rate £23.00 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £23.20 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +5.45%

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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 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
England +49 106 £400 +11.52% 10
South East +28 80 £425 -2.58% 9
Hampshire +4 54 £450 +3.14% 6
Hook -8 27 £450 - 3
Berkshire +10 15 £275 - 3
Bracknell +1 10 - - 3
London -13 5 £588 +161.11% 1
Basingstoke -1 4 - - 2
Buckinghamshire - 4 £311 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £311 -
Reading +10 3 £275 -
Wokingham - - - -

OpenView Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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.

1 222 (80.73%) Security Cleared
2 172 (62.55%) Windows
3 111 (40.36%) SC Cleared
4 109 (39.64%) HP
5 107 (38.91%) Active Directory
6 100 (36.36%) VMware
7 98 (35.64%) Microsoft
8 95 (34.55%) DV Cleared
9 92 (33.45%) SQL
10 78 (28.36%) MSI
11 71 (25.82%) VMware Infrastructure
12 64 (23.27%) Software Distribution
13 59 (21.45%) Configuration Management
14 55 (20.00%) PowerShell
15 54 (19.64%) Windows Server 2003
16 51 (18.55%) SCCM
17 50 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
18 49 (17.82%) ITIL
19 48 (17.45%) SAN
20 47 (17.09%) Microsoft App-V
21 46 (16.73%) Citrix
22 44 (16.00%) Application Packaging
23 42 (15.27%) Windows 7
24 41 (14.91%) Firewall
25 39 (14.18%) Windows XP
25 39 (14.18%) DNS
26 38 (13.82%) Oracle
27 37 (13.45%) Clustering
28 35 (12.73%) Tivoli
28 35 (12.73%) McAfee

OpenView Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 25 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 19 (6.91%) SharePoint
3 13 (4.73%) Exchange Server 2003
3 13 (4.73%) IIS
4 5 (1.82%) IBM Notes
4 5 (1.82%) Apache
5 3 (1.09%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.73%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.73%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.36%) Lync
7 1 (0.36%) Documentum
Applications
1 22 (8.00%) MS Office
2 20 (7.27%) MS Excel
3 14 (5.09%) MS Project
4 2 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.09%) IBM SmartCloud
2 2 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 48 (17.45%) SAN
2 41 (14.91%) Firewall
3 39 (14.18%) DNS
4 34 (12.36%) SMS
5 33 (12.00%) DHCP
5 33 (12.00%) TCP/IP
6 29 (10.55%) NAS
7 28 (10.18%) IPsec
8 22 (8.00%) SNMP
8 22 (8.00%) SSL
9 14 (5.09%) X.400
9 14 (5.09%) X.500
10 10 (3.64%) SMTP
11 9 (3.27%) FTP
12 7 (2.55%) HTTP
12 7 (2.55%) Internet
13 2 (0.73%) VLAN
13 2 (0.73%) BIG-IP
13 2 (0.73%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.73%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.09%) EDRMS
3 4 (1.45%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.36%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 78 (28.36%) MSI
2 29 (10.55%) StarTeam
3 22 (8.00%) Wise Package Studio
4 11 (4.00%) InstallShield
5 8 (2.91%) AdminStudio
6 2 (0.73%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (5.45%) Military
2 3 (1.09%) Retail
2 3 (1.09%) Manufacturing
3 2 (0.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (16.00%) Build Engineer
2 42 (15.27%) Applications Packager
3 36 (13.09%) Integration Engineer
4 15 (5.45%) Support Engineer
5 11 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (3.27%) Consultant
7 7 (2.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (2.55%) Software Engineer
8 6 (2.18%) Architect
8 6 (2.18%) Migration Engineer
8 6 (2.18%) Wintel Engineer
9 5 (1.82%) Automation Engineer
10 4 (1.45%) Analyst
10 4 (1.45%) Process Engineer
10 4 (1.45%) Wintel Support
10 4 (1.45%) Design Engineer
10 4 (1.45%) Security Engineer
10 4 (1.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 3 (1.09%) Enterprise Architect
11 3 (1.09%) Messaging Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (16.00%) Application Packaging
2 22 (8.00%) WSH
3 13 (4.73%) XML
4 5 (1.82%) Middleware
5 4 (1.45%) Software Packaging
6 2 (0.73%) .NET
6 2 (0.73%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.73%) Ajax
7 1 (0.36%) XSL
7 1 (0.36%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (13.45%) Clustering
2 26 (9.45%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (6.18%) Replication
5 16 (5.82%) Enterprise Storage
6 15 (5.45%) PKI
7 13 (4.73%) Management Information System
8 12 (4.36%) Device Driver
8 12 (4.36%) Computer Science
9 6 (2.18%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.09%) Fat Client
10 3 (1.09%) Open Source
10 3 (1.09%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.73%) Economics
11 2 (0.73%) CMDB
12 1 (0.36%) Pocket PC
12 1 (0.36%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 172 (62.55%) Windows
2 54 (19.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 50 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 42 (15.27%) Windows 7
5 39 (14.18%) Windows XP
6 32 (11.64%) Linux
7 31 (11.27%) Solaris
8 25 (9.09%) Windows Vista
9 10 (3.64%) UNIX
10 7 (2.55%) Windows 2000
11 3 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.09%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.73%) VMS
13 1 (0.36%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (23.27%) Software Distribution
2 59 (21.45%) Configuration Management
3 49 (17.82%) ITIL
4 28 (10.18%) Software Deployment
5 23 (8.36%) Integration Testing
6 22 (8.00%) Migration
7 19 (6.91%) Service Delivery
8 16 (5.82%) Unit Testing
8 16 (5.82%) Release Management
9 14 (5.09%) Change Management
9 14 (5.09%) Test Scripting
10 13 (4.73%) Service Management
11 10 (3.64%) Data Migration
12 9 (3.27%) Validation
13 8 (2.91%) Incident Management
14 6 (2.18%) ITSM
14 6 (2.18%) Workflow
14 6 (2.18%) Continuous Improvement
15 5 (1.82%) Knowledge Management
15 5 (1.82%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 92 (33.45%) SQL
2 55 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 32 (11.64%) VBScript
4 29 (10.55%) VB
5 5 (1.82%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.45%) C
6 4 (1.45%) C#
6 4 (1.45%) REXX
6 4 (1.45%) Tcl
7 2 (0.73%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.73%) Java
7 2 (0.73%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.36%) XPath
Qualifications
1 222 (80.73%) Security Cleared
2 111 (40.36%) SC Cleared
3 95 (34.55%) DV Cleared
4 20 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (4.36%) Degree
6 10 (3.64%) MCP
6 10 (3.64%) MCTS
7 5 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.73%) RHCSA
8 2 (0.73%) MCSE
8 2 (0.73%) RHCE
8 2 (0.73%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.73%) SLA
1 2 (0.73%) QA
System Software
1 107 (38.91%) Active Directory
2 71 (25.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (17.09%) Microsoft App-V
4 30 (10.91%) Hyper-V
5 22 (8.00%) Firmware
6 14 (5.09%) Forefront TMG
7 10 (3.64%) XenApp
8 8 (2.91%) vSphere
9 7 (2.55%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (1.82%) Terminal Services
11 4 (1.45%) XenServer
11 4 (1.45%) XenDesktop
12 3 (1.09%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.36%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 51 (18.55%) SCCM
2 35 (12.73%) Tivoli
3 32 (11.64%) Netcool
4 26 (9.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 8 (2.91%) HP Quality Center
6 7 (2.55%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 5 (1.82%) HP SIM
7 5 (1.82%) OpenView
8 3 (1.09%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 2 (0.73%) WSUS
9 2 (0.73%) WMI
10 1 (0.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 109 (39.64%) HP
2 100 (36.36%) VMware
3 98 (35.64%) Microsoft
4 46 (16.73%) Citrix
5 38 (13.82%) Oracle
6 35 (12.73%) McAfee
7 28 (10.18%) Veritas
8 25 (9.09%) Altiris
9 13 (4.73%) Lumension
10 11 (4.00%) Clearswift
11 10 (3.64%) Borland
12 9 (3.27%) CA
13 8 (2.91%) Cisco
13 8 (2.91%) AppSense
14 5 (1.82%) Lotus
15 3 (1.09%) Splunk
15 3 (1.09%) Red Hat
15 3 (1.09%) IBM
15 3 (1.09%) EMC
15 3 (1.09%) Wyse
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