The first table below looks at the demand for OVPI skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OVPI over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP OpenView Performance Insight (OVPI)
Rank - 548 -
Contract jobs citing OVPI 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.006% -
As % of the Systems Management category - 0.094% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4126 3199 3765
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.34% 6.60% 6.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2386 1822 2003
Average daily rate £388 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 163 156
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.30 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.75 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+23.75% +8.10%

OVPI
Jobs Demand Trend

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

OVPI Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OVPI
Daily Rate Trend

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

OVPI Daily Rate Trend in the UK

OVPI
Hourly Rate Trend

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

OVPI Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

OVPI
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OVPI within the UK over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - - - -
Reading - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
South East - - - -
England - - - -

OVPI
Top 21 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing OVPI 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 OVPI.

1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) OpenView
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) OVSD
1 2 (100.00%) HP NNM
1 2 (100.00%) OVIS
1 2 (100.00%) OVPA
1 2 (100.00%) HP SIM
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms

OVPI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing OVPI 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 OVPI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) OpenView Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) OpenView
1 2 (100.00%) OVSD
1 2 (100.00%) HP NNM
1 2 (100.00%) OVIS
1 2 (100.00%) OVPA
1 2 (100.00%) HP SIM
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas