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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP OpenView (HPOV)
Rank 602 650 554
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -96
Contract jobs citing OpenView 50 23 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.094% 0.040% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.88% 0.48% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 17 33
Median daily rate £488 £263 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% -34.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £173 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £443 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £208 £265
% change year-on-year
+128.91% -21.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 13
Median hourly rate - £25.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +96.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £25.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
- +96.15%

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
5710 4824 4932
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.71% 8.33% 8.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3599 2979 2924
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £254 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.39% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 177 188
Median hourly rate £23.00 £18.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.32% -17.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.58 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £43.43 £46.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.66%

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 September 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 30 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 September 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 +24 48 £488 +85.71% 5
London +25 16 £500 +14.28% 2
East of England +18 14 £494 -
Norfolk - 9 £500 -
Norwich - 9 £500 -
South East +14 6 £375 +80.72% 1
North East -14 5 £318 +20.95%
Hertfordshire - 5 £325 -
Berkshire +2 4 £406 +95.78%
Tyne and Wear -20 4 £260 -0.95%
Newcastle upon Tyne -25 4 £260 -0.95%
Sheffield - 3 - -
South Yorkshire - 3 - -
Yorkshire - 3 - - 1
North West +9 2 - -
Cheshire -2 2 - -
Crewe - 2 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £325 -
Belfast - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 £488 -
Northumberland - 1 £375 -
Telford - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £375 - 1
Shropshire - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £425 -
Scotland - 1 £425 -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -
County Antrim - 1 - -

OpenView
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 96 (88.07%) HP
2 56 (51.38%) Windows
3 54 (49.54%) ITIL
4 51 (46.79%) VMware
5 50 (45.87%) Oracle
6 47 (43.12%) Firewall
7 45 (41.28%) VMware Infrastructure
8 41 (37.61%) Microsoft
9 39 (35.78%) Middleware
10 36 (33.03%) Clustering
11 35 (32.11%) Active Directory
12 34 (31.19%) Microsoft Certification
12 34 (31.19%) Security Cleared
13 33 (30.28%) High Availability
14 32 (29.36%) DNS
15 31 (28.44%) Management Information System
15 31 (28.44%) ITIL V3
16 28 (25.69%) DHCP
16 28 (25.69%) SQL
17 27 (24.77%) Linux
17 27 (24.77%) Microsoft App-V
17 27 (24.77%) SC Cleared
17 27 (24.77%) Microsoft Clustering
18 26 (23.85%) MS Excel
19 25 (22.94%) SQL Server
19 25 (22.94%) CCNP
19 25 (22.94%) Citrix
19 25 (22.94%) Cisco
19 25 (22.94%) Cisco Certification
19 25 (22.94%) Terminal Services

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 21 (19.27%) Apache
1 21 (19.27%) IBM Notes
1 21 (19.27%) IIS
2 13 (11.93%) WebLogic
3 7 (6.42%) iPlanet
4 6 (5.50%) MQSeries
4 6 (5.50%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.59%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (1.83%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (23.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.42%) Office 365
2 4 (3.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.67%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.83%) HP Helion
3 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 47 (43.12%) Firewall
2 32 (29.36%) DNS
3 28 (25.69%) DHCP
4 24 (22.02%) SAN
5 18 (16.51%) NAS
6 17 (15.60%) Internet
7 16 (14.68%) FTP
7 16 (14.68%) SSH
8 15 (13.76%) HTTP
9 11 (10.09%) LDAP
10 9 (8.26%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (8.26%) Wireless
11 8 (7.34%) BGP
11 8 (7.34%) OSPF
11 8 (7.34%) SNMP
11 8 (7.34%) VPN
11 8 (7.34%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (6.42%) IP Telephony
12 7 (6.42%) IPsec
12 7 (6.42%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (22.94%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.17%) Oracle Database
3 7 (6.42%) MySQL
4 6 (5.50%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (5.50%) DB2
4 6 (5.50%) OLTP
5 1 (0.92%) MarkLogic
5 1 (0.92%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.92%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (19.27%) MSI
2 2 (1.83%) JIRA
2 2 (1.83%) Subversion
3 1 (0.92%) LoadRunner
General
1 23 (21.10%) Finance
2 5 (4.59%) Banking
2 5 (4.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (13.76%) Network Engineer
2 14 (12.84%) Support Engineer
3 13 (11.93%) Wintel Support
4 11 (10.09%) Wintel Engineer
5 10 (9.17%) Windows Engineer
6 9 (8.26%) Administrator
6 9 (8.26%) Technical Leader
7 8 (7.34%) Architect
7 8 (7.34%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (7.34%) Windows Administrator
8 7 (6.42%) Cisco Engineer
8 7 (6.42%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 6 (5.50%) Firewall Engineer
9 6 (5.50%) Infrastructure Architect
9 6 (5.50%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 6 (5.50%) Server Support
9 6 (5.50%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (5.50%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (4.59%) Windows Support Engineer
10 5 (4.59%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (35.78%) Middleware
2 7 (6.42%) J2EE
2 7 (6.42%) JSP
3 6 (5.50%) SAML
4 5 (4.59%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 4 (3.67%) Web Services
6 2 (1.83%) Velocity
7 1 (0.92%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 36 (33.03%) Clustering
2 31 (28.44%) Management Information System
3 12 (11.01%) Virtual Team
4 10 (9.17%) Computer Science
4 10 (9.17%) Data Centre
5 9 (8.26%) CMDB
6 8 (7.34%) AS400
6 8 (7.34%) Mainframe
6 8 (7.34%) PKI
6 8 (7.34%) Tandem
6 8 (7.34%) User Experience
7 6 (5.50%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (5.50%) Mobile Payment
8 5 (4.59%) HP Storage
8 5 (4.59%) HP StoreVirtual
9 4 (3.67%) Grid Computing
9 4 (3.67%) Replication
10 3 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (2.75%) Derivative
11 2 (1.83%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 56 (51.38%) Windows
2 27 (24.77%) Linux
3 23 (21.10%) Unix
4 20 (18.35%) Solaris
5 16 (14.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (11.93%) Windows Server
7 8 (7.34%) AIX
8 5 (4.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (3.67%) Windows 7
9 4 (3.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.75%) HPUX
11 2 (1.83%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.92%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.92%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (49.54%) ITIL
2 33 (30.28%) High Availability
3 31 (28.44%) ITIL V3
4 23 (21.10%) Change Management
5 21 (19.27%) Application Packaging
6 19 (17.43%) Presales
7 14 (12.84%) Configuration Management
7 14 (12.84%) Incident Management
7 14 (12.84%) Network Management
8 13 (11.93%) ITSM
8 13 (11.93%) Matrix Organization
8 13 (11.93%) Problem Management
9 12 (11.01%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (11.01%) Open Source
10 11 (10.09%) Project Management
10 11 (10.09%) Service Delivery
10 11 (10.09%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (9.17%) CRM
11 10 (9.17%) Migration
12 9 (8.26%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (25.69%) SQL
2 14 (12.84%) Java
3 8 (7.34%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.59%) Shell Script
4 5 (4.59%) VB
5 4 (3.67%) VBScript
6 1 (0.92%) C
6 1 (0.92%) Perl
6 1 (0.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 34 (31.19%) Microsoft Certification
1 34 (31.19%) Security Cleared
2 27 (24.77%) SC Cleared
3 25 (22.94%) CCNP
3 25 (22.94%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (11.93%) MCSE
5 10 (9.17%) CCNA
5 10 (9.17%) Degree
6 9 (8.26%) MCP
7 8 (7.34%) CCSE
7 8 (7.34%) JNCIE
7 8 (7.34%) JNCIP
7 8 (7.34%) MCDBA
8 5 (4.59%) CCIE
9 4 (3.67%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.92%) CCSA
10 1 (0.92%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (17.43%) SLA
2 7 (6.42%) JSP 440
System Software
1 45 (41.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (32.11%) Active Directory
3 27 (24.77%) Microsoft App-V
4 25 (22.94%) Terminal Services
5 6 (5.50%) Hyper-V
5 6 (5.50%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (5.50%) vSphere
6 5 (4.59%) NFS
7 4 (3.67%) Samba
8 3 (2.75%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 2 (1.83%) DFS Replication
9 2 (1.83%) UAG
9 2 (1.83%) vCloud
9 2 (1.83%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.92%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.92%) Oracle Clusterware
10 1 (0.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 27 (24.77%) Microsoft Clustering
2 22 (20.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 21 (19.27%) Perfmon
4 16 (14.68%) HP SIM
5 14 (12.84%) Nagios
6 11 (10.09%) HP Data Protector
7 10 (9.17%) NetBackup
7 10 (9.17%) Tivoli
8 9 (8.26%) Cisco Prime
9 8 (7.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 7 (6.42%) Control-M
10 7 (6.42%) EMC NetWorker
10 7 (6.42%) SCCM
11 6 (5.50%) BMC PATROL
11 6 (5.50%) SCOM
12 5 (4.59%) Puppet
13 4 (3.67%) Opscode Chef
13 4 (3.67%) OVSD
13 4 (3.67%) Red Hat Satellite
14 2 (1.83%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 96 (88.07%) HP
2 51 (46.79%) VMware
3 50 (45.87%) Oracle
4 41 (37.61%) Microsoft
5 25 (22.94%) Cisco
5 25 (22.94%) Citrix
6 21 (19.27%) Lotus
7 19 (17.43%) Opsware
8 18 (16.51%) Sun
9 16 (14.68%) BMC
9 16 (14.68%) Red Hat
10 15 (13.76%) Juniper
11 11 (10.09%) F5
11 11 (10.09%) IBM
12 10 (9.17%) CheckPoint
12 10 (9.17%) NetApp
13 9 (8.26%) 3PAR
13 9 (8.26%) Veritas
14 8 (7.34%) SAP
14 8 (7.34%) Splunk
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