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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP OpenView (HPOV)
Rank 137 119 114
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -5
Contract jobs citing OpenView 1 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.036% 0.079% 0.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.56% 1.35% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £200
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +93.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £23.50
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
178 148 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.42% 5.84% 8.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 64 97
Median daily rate £450 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 21
Median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -19.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
- -25.53%

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
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenView within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Shropshire - 1 - -
OpenView
England

OpenView
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 2 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) BMC
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (50.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) OPNET
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) Fujitsu
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Database Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Monitoring Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Network Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (50.00%) OPNET
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) BMC
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) Fujitsu
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) Sybase