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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenView over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP OpenView (HPOV)
Rank - 115 102
Contract jobs citing OpenView 0 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.079% 0.29%
As % of the Systems Management category - 1.40% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £236 £182 £425
% change year-on-year
+29.80% -57.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £10.50 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+142.85% -26.31%
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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
128 143 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.15% 5.65% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 60 79
Average daily rate £335 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £160 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £22.60 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.61% +64.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £25.15 £14.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+7.98% -0.45%

OpenView
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OpenView across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing OpenView 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.

1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) OPNET
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) BMC
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) LXC
3 1 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) vCloud
3 1 (33.33%) Juju
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
3 1 (33.33%) SAN

OpenView
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing OpenView 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Google Compute Engine
1 1 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Juju
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Management
1 2 (66.67%) Network Management
1 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vCloud
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
1 1 (33.33%) LXC
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) OPNET
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) BMC
1 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
1 2 (66.67%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Google