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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP OpenView (HPOV)
England / West Midlands
Rank - 115 103
Contract jobs citing OpenView 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category - 2.27% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £290 £255
% change year-on-year
+39.65% +13.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £10.50

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
151 132 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.26% 5.61% 8.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 40 94
Median daily rate £450 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 19
Median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £15.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -11.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.38%

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 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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