The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Opsware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Opsware over the 3 months to 26 August 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Opsware, Inc.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opsware
Rank 640 656 634
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -22
Contract jobs citing Opsware 13 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.003% 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category 0.053% 0.008% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 0
Median daily rate £488 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £450 -
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24427 25709 25834
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.15% 44.02% 45.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 14937 15179 14393
Median daily rate £409 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 828 1100 1101
Median hourly rate £19.44 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.05% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.90 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Opsware
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Opsware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Opsware Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Opsware
Daily Rate Trend

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

Opsware Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Opsware
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Opsware Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Opsware
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Opsware within the UK over the 3 months to 26 August 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 - 13 £488 -
Norfolk - 9 £500 -
Norwich - 9 £500 -
East of England - 9 £500 -
London - 2 £464 -
Bracknell - 1 £488 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £440 -
Berkshire - 1 £488 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £440 -
North East - 1 £440 -
South East - 1 £488 -

Opsware
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Opsware 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 Opsware.

1 21 (95.45%) HP
2 20 (90.91%) SAN
3 19 (86.36%) OpenView
4 17 (77.27%) NAS
5 15 (68.18%) FTP
5 15 (68.18%) SSH
6 14 (63.64%) Internet
6 14 (63.64%) HTTP
7 13 (59.09%) Presales
7 13 (59.09%) Matrix Organization
8 12 (54.55%) Virtual Team
9 11 (50.00%) Change Management
9 11 (50.00%) Management Information System
9 11 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (45.45%) VMware
10 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (36.36%) Red Hat
11 8 (36.36%) Sun
11 8 (36.36%) Oracle
11 8 (36.36%) ITIL
11 8 (36.36%) Unix
11 8 (36.36%) Windows
11 8 (36.36%) Solaris
11 8 (36.36%) Linux
12 6 (27.27%) Java
12 6 (27.27%) MQSeries
12 6 (27.27%) LDAP
12 6 (27.27%) Cognos
12 6 (27.27%) AIX
12 6 (27.27%) DB2

Opsware
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 6 (27.27%) iPlanet
1 6 (27.27%) MQSeries
1 6 (27.27%) WebLogic
2 4 (18.18%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) HP Helion
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (90.91%) SAN
2 17 (77.27%) NAS
3 15 (68.18%) FTP
3 15 (68.18%) SSH
4 14 (63.64%) HTTP
4 14 (63.64%) Internet
5 6 (27.27%) BIG-IP
5 6 (27.27%) Firewall
5 6 (27.27%) LDAP
6 2 (9.09%) DHCP
6 2 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) DB2
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) French Language
2 1 (4.55%) German Language
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Technical Leader
2 2 (9.09%) Administrator
2 2 (9.09%) Architect
2 2 (9.09%) Unix Administrator
2 2 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Chief Architect
3 1 (4.55%) Data Architect
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre Architect
3 1 (4.55%) Data Migration Architect
3 1 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (4.55%) Migration Architect
3 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
3 1 (4.55%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Technical Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) J2EE
1 6 (27.27%) JSP
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 4 (18.18%) Web Services
3 2 (9.09%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Virtual Team
2 11 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (27.27%) Clustering
4 4 (18.18%) Grid Computing
4 4 (18.18%) HP Storage
4 4 (18.18%) HP StoreVirtual
5 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
6 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
6 2 (9.09%) PKI
6 2 (9.09%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Linux
1 8 (36.36%) Solaris
1 8 (36.36%) Unix
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) AIX
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (9.09%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Matrix Organization
1 13 (59.09%) Presales
2 11 (50.00%) Change Management
2 11 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (36.36%) ITIL
4 6 (27.27%) ITIL V3
4 6 (27.27%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (27.27%) Project Management
4 6 (27.27%) QMS
4 6 (27.27%) Six Sigma
5 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (13.64%) High Availability
7 3 (13.64%) Migration
8 2 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
9 1 (4.55%) Quality Management
9 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) Java
2 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 2 (9.09%) Korn
2 2 (9.09%) Perl
2 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) MCSE
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) JSP 440
2 5 (22.73%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (13.64%) vCloud
4 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 2 (9.09%) DFS Replication
4 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.09%) UAG
4 2 (9.09%) VMware ESX
4 2 (9.09%) vSphere
5 1 (4.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (4.55%) Veritas File System
5 1 (4.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 19 (86.36%) OpenView
2 6 (27.27%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (27.27%) HP Data Protector
2 6 (27.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (18.18%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (18.18%) NetBackup
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (9.09%) SCCM
4 2 (9.09%) SCOM
4 2 (9.09%) SCVMM
5 1 (4.55%) BladeLogic
5 1 (4.55%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) HP
2 10 (45.45%) VMware
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle
3 8 (36.36%) Red Hat
3 8 (36.36%) Sun
4 6 (27.27%) BEA
4 6 (27.27%) Cisco
4 6 (27.27%) Cognos
4 6 (27.27%) F5
5 5 (22.73%) BMC
5 5 (22.73%) Veritas
6 4 (18.18%) 3PAR
6 4 (18.18%) EMC
6 4 (18.18%) NetApp
6 4 (18.18%) Qualys
6 4 (18.18%) Symantec
7 2 (9.09%) CA
7 2 (9.09%) Microsoft