The table below looks at the statistics for OpenView skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenView over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP OpenView (HPOV)
Rank 603 544 560
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +16
Contract jobs citing OpenView 41 79 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.076% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.73% 1.77% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 47 20
Median daily rate £500 £375 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +45.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £283 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £493 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £350 £223
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +57.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 9
Median hourly rate £28.00 £19.25 £10.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% +80.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.40 £14.65 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.40 £23.85 £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £19.25 £10.65
% change year-on-year
+45.45% +80.75%

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
5641 4460 4287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.51% 8.10% 7.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3581 2779 2529
Median daily rate £450 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 179 152
Median hourly rate £27.75 £20.19 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.47% -6.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.55 £12.50 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £36.75 £40.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -6.11%

OpenView
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing OpenView as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

OpenView Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OpenView
Daily Rate Trend

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

OpenView Daily Rate Trend in the UK

OpenView
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OpenView within the UK over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

OpenView Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

OpenView
Hourly Rate Trend

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

OpenView Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

OpenView
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenView within the UK over the 3 months to 30 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -33 38 £500 +33.33% 7
London -1 18 £500 +33.33% 3
Tyne and Wear -36 16 £264 +17.33%
North East -37 16 £264 +17.33% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -39 16 £264 +17.33%
City of London +43 4 £510 +10.27% 1
South East -35 3 £513 +25.92% 1
Hampshire - 2 £375 -
Renfrewshire - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - - 1
Erskine - 2 - -
East of England +8 1 £700 -
Hertfordshire +7 1 £700 -
Tonbridge -7 1 £650 +33.33%
Kent -11 1 £650 +33.33%
Winchester - 1 £375 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £700 -

OpenView
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OpenView also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for OpenView.

1 66 (89.19%) HP
2 34 (45.95%) Windows
3 33 (44.59%) ITIL
4 30 (40.54%) VMware
5 26 (35.14%) Microsoft
6 21 (28.38%) Oracle
6 21 (28.38%) Security Cleared
7 20 (27.03%) Cisco
8 19 (25.68%) Firewall
9 18 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (24.32%) Linux
9 18 (24.32%) Cisco Certification
10 17 (22.97%) Finance
11 16 (21.62%) Middleware
11 16 (21.62%) CCNP
11 16 (21.62%) Network Management
12 15 (20.27%) LAN
12 15 (20.27%) Unix
12 15 (20.27%) Microsoft Certification
13 14 (18.92%) Cisco Prime
13 14 (18.92%) CCNA
13 14 (18.92%) Degree
14 13 (17.57%) Clustering
14 13 (17.57%) DNS
14 13 (17.57%) F5
15 12 (16.22%) ITIL V3
15 12 (16.22%) SLA
15 12 (16.22%) SQL
15 12 (16.22%) e-Health
15 12 (16.22%) SC Cleared

OpenView
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (10.81%) Apache
1 8 (10.81%) IBM Notes
1 8 (10.81%) IIS
2 5 (6.76%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.41%) iPlanet
3 4 (5.41%) MQSeries
4 3 (4.05%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (4.05%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (4.05%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.70%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 11 (14.86%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.05%) Heroku
4 2 (2.70%) HP Helion
4 2 (2.70%) Office 365
4 2 (2.70%) PaaS
5 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (25.68%) Firewall
2 15 (20.27%) LAN
3 13 (17.57%) DNS
4 11 (14.86%) BGP
4 11 (14.86%) DHCP
4 11 (14.86%) OSPF
5 10 (13.51%) EIGRP
5 10 (13.51%) MPLS
5 10 (13.51%) Wireless
6 9 (12.16%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (10.81%) RIP
7 8 (10.81%) SAN
7 8 (10.81%) VPN
8 7 (9.46%) Internet
9 6 (8.11%) LDAP
9 6 (8.11%) WAN
10 4 (5.41%) BIG-IP
10 4 (5.41%) NAS
11 3 (4.05%) IPsec
11 3 (4.05%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.11%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.41%) DB2
4 3 (4.05%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (4.05%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.05%) Neo4j
5 2 (2.70%) MarkLogic
5 2 (2.70%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.70%) MySQL
5 2 (2.70%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (10.81%) MSI
2 5 (6.76%) JIRA
3 4 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (4.05%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.05%) Subversion
General
1 17 (22.97%) Finance
2 8 (10.81%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.41%) Banking
4 2 (2.70%) Back Office
4 2 (2.70%) Front Office
4 2 (2.70%) German Language
5 1 (1.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (22.97%) Support Engineer
2 16 (21.62%) Network Engineer
3 13 (17.57%) Network Support
3 13 (17.57%) Network Support Engineer
4 10 (13.51%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (12.16%) Administrator
5 9 (12.16%) Cisco Engineer
5 9 (12.16%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 9 (12.16%) Windows Administrator
5 9 (12.16%) Windows Engineer
6 8 (10.81%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 8 (10.81%) Cisco Support
6 8 (10.81%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 8 (10.81%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (10.81%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 8 (10.81%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 7 (9.46%) Analyst
8 6 (8.11%) Wintel Engineer
9 5 (6.76%) Wintel Support
10 4 (5.41%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.62%) Middleware
2 4 (5.41%) J2EE
2 4 (5.41%) JSP
3 3 (4.05%) Kafka
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (2.70%) Web Services
5 1 (1.35%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.57%) Clustering
2 12 (16.22%) e-Health
3 10 (13.51%) Management Information System
4 9 (12.16%) Computer Science
5 5 (6.76%) AS400
5 5 (6.76%) CMDB
5 5 (6.76%) Mainframe
5 5 (6.76%) Tandem
6 4 (5.41%) User Experience
7 3 (4.05%) Data Centre
7 3 (4.05%) PMI
8 2 (2.70%) Grid Computing
8 2 (2.70%) HP Storage
8 2 (2.70%) HP StoreVirtual
8 2 (2.70%) PKI
8 2 (2.70%) Private Cloud
8 2 (2.70%) Replication
8 2 (2.70%) Smart Meter
8 2 (2.70%) VCE vBlock
9 1 (1.35%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 34 (45.95%) Windows
2 18 (24.32%) Linux
3 15 (20.27%) Unix
4 7 (9.46%) Solaris
5 6 (8.11%) Windows Server
6 5 (6.76%) AIX
6 5 (6.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.05%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.35%) HPUX
9 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.35%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.35%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (44.59%) ITIL
2 16 (21.62%) Network Management
3 12 (16.22%) ITIL V3
4 10 (13.51%) High Availability
5 9 (12.16%) Open Source
5 9 (12.16%) Service Management
6 8 (10.81%) Application Packaging
6 8 (10.81%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (9.46%) Change Management
7 7 (9.46%) Configuration Management
7 7 (9.46%) ITSM
7 7 (9.46%) Project Management
7 7 (9.46%) Service Delivery
8 6 (8.11%) Analytics
8 6 (8.11%) Problem Management
9 5 (6.76%) Incident Management
9 5 (6.76%) SAP Security
10 4 (5.41%) Change Control
10 4 (5.41%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (5.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.22%) SQL
2 11 (14.86%) PowerShell
3 7 (9.46%) VBScript
4 4 (5.41%) Bash Shell
4 4 (5.41%) Java
4 4 (5.41%) Python
5 2 (2.70%) C
5 2 (2.70%) Perl
5 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (28.38%) Security Cleared
2 18 (24.32%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (21.62%) CCNP
4 15 (20.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (18.92%) CCNA
5 14 (18.92%) Degree
6 12 (16.22%) SC Cleared
7 8 (10.81%) MCP
8 7 (9.46%) MCSE
9 5 (6.76%) MCDBA
10 3 (4.05%) PMI Certification
11 2 (2.70%) CCSE
11 2 (2.70%) HND
11 2 (2.70%) JNCIE
11 2 (2.70%) JNCIP
12 1 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (1.35%) CCSA
12 1 (1.35%) DV Cleared
12 1 (1.35%) RHCA
12 1 (1.35%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.22%) SLA
2 4 (5.41%) BS7799
2 4 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 4 (5.41%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 18 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (14.86%) Active Directory
3 9 (12.16%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (10.81%) Terminal Services
5 5 (6.76%) vCloud
6 4 (5.41%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (4.05%) Docker
7 3 (4.05%) vSphere
8 2 (2.70%) DFS Replication
8 2 (2.70%) Hyper-V
8 2 (2.70%) NFS
8 2 (2.70%) UAG
8 2 (2.70%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.35%) Firmware
9 1 (1.35%) Oracle Clusterware
9 1 (1.35%) Samba
9 1 (1.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (1.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (18.92%) Cisco Prime
2 11 (14.86%) Control-M
3 9 (12.16%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 8 (10.81%) HP SIM
4 8 (10.81%) Perfmon
5 7 (9.46%) HP SiteScope
5 7 (9.46%) OVSD
6 6 (8.11%) SCCM
7 5 (6.76%) NetBackup
7 5 (6.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (5.41%) EMC NetWorker
8 4 (5.41%) HP Data Protector
8 4 (5.41%) OPNET
9 3 (4.05%) HP UCMDB
9 3 (4.05%) Kubernetes
9 3 (4.05%) Nagios
9 3 (4.05%) OpenNMS
9 3 (4.05%) SCOM
10 2 (2.70%) Puppet
10 2 (2.70%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 66 (89.19%) HP
2 30 (40.54%) VMware
3 26 (35.14%) Microsoft
4 21 (28.38%) Oracle
5 20 (27.03%) Cisco
6 13 (17.57%) F5
7 11 (14.86%) Red Hat
8 10 (13.51%) BMC
8 10 (13.51%) Citrix
9 8 (10.81%) CA
9 8 (10.81%) Lotus
9 8 (10.81%) NetQoS
10 6 (8.11%) Opsware
10 6 (8.11%) Sun
11 5 (6.76%) SAP
11 5 (6.76%) Veritas
12 4 (5.41%) BEA
12 4 (5.41%) Cognos
12 4 (5.41%) Peregrine
12 4 (5.41%) Splunk
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