The table below looks at the statistics for OpenView skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenView over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP OpenView (HPOV)
Rank - 123 118
Contract jobs citing OpenView 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.11% 0.042%
As % of the Systems Management category - 1.49% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £380 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £325 £240
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +35.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.36 £13.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+43.38% +12.50%
OpenView
England

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
284 201 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.87% 7.38% 7.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 114 89
Median daily rate £400 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £205 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 26 12
Median hourly rate £20.75 £22.50 £15.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% +44.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £14.00 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £40.00 £26.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -19.26%

OpenView
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

OpenView Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

OpenView
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 across the West Midlands region.

OpenView Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

OpenView
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 across the West Midlands region.

OpenView Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

OpenView
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for OpenView.

1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) ISPF
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (66.67%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (66.67%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 2 (66.67%) Intel
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) IBM Notes
2 2 (66.67%) SAS
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Lotus
2 2 (66.67%) JCL
2 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) CA
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) CA Spectrum

OpenView
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (66.67%) IBM Notes
1 2 (66.67%) SAS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Operator
1 2 (66.67%) Mainframe Operator
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JCL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 2 (66.67%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (33.33%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Intel
2 2 (66.67%) Lotus
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) CA
3 1 (33.33%) EMC