The table below looks at the statistics for OpenView Configuration Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenView Configuration Management over the 3 months to 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP OpenView Configuration Management (formerly Radia)
Rank 120 101 104
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +3
Contract jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management 1 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.040% 0.33% 0.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.73% 5.65% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Average daily rate
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- £380 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
-14.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.13 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Systems Management Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
137 124 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.43% 5.87% 5.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 73 51
Average daily rate £325 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 2 4
Average hourly rate £22.69 £13.75 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.01% -6.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £12.75 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.30 £14.75 £20.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +5.12%

OpenView Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

OpenView Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

OpenView Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management across the West Midlands region.

OpenView Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

OpenView Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management across the West Midlands region.

OpenView Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

OpenView Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 12 (80.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) MSI
3 8 (53.33%) HP
3 8 (53.33%) Windows 7
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (40.00%) SCCM
6 5 (33.33%) Software Packaging
7 4 (26.67%) VB
7 4 (26.67%) Application Packaging
7 4 (26.67%) QA
7 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
7 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (20.00%) ITIL
8 3 (20.00%) UNIX
8 3 (20.00%) Solaris
8 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
8 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
8 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 3 (20.00%) WSH
8 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 3 (20.00%) SAN
8 3 (20.00%) Change Management
8 3 (20.00%) VMware
8 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
8 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
8 3 (20.00%) Wise Package Studio

OpenView Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) MSI
2 3 (20.00%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Applications Packager
2 3 (20.00%) SCCM Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) SCCM Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Software Packaging
2 4 (26.67%) Application Packaging
3 3 (20.00%) WSH
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows 7
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (20.00%) Solaris
5 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL
1 3 (20.00%) Change Management
1 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Software Distribution
2 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) HP
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) VMware