The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for OpenView Configuration Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OpenView Configuration Management over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

HP OpenView Configuration Management (formerly Radia)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 116 95
Rank change year-on-year +27 -21  
Contract jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management 6 5 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.33% 0.20% 1.51%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.45% 1.88% 13.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 11
Median daily rate - £255 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -27.21%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £390 £355
% change year-on-year -5.12% +9.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.25 - £26.75

OpenView Configuration Management is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 174 266 328
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 9.58% 10.80% 11.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 152 161
Median daily rate £438 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.77% +16.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £338 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 14
Median hourly rate £26.50 £55.65 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.38% +218.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £42.33 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.76 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +9.75%  

OpenView Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing OpenView Configuration Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for OpenView Configuration Management in Berkshire

OpenView Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenView Configuration Management in Berkshire

OpenView Configuration Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OpenView Configuration Management in Berkshire

OpenView Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 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
Bracknell +4 6 - -
OpenView Configuration Management
South East

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for OpenView Configuration Management.

1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (91.67%) Software Deployment
3 10 (83.33%) Software Distribution
3 10 (83.33%) SC Cleared
3 10 (83.33%) SMS
3 10 (83.33%) Intel Security
4 9 (75.00%) HP
4 9 (75.00%) Software Delivery
4 9 (75.00%) Data Centre
5 8 (66.67%) Release Management
6 4 (33.33%) Windows
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (25.00%) Internet
7 3 (25.00%) Office Automation
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
9 1 (8.33%) DHCP
9 1 (8.33%) DNS
9 1 (8.33%) EMC
9 1 (8.33%) Citrix
9 1 (8.33%) SAN
9 1 (8.33%) Veritas
9 1 (8.33%) Unicenter
9 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
9 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000
9 1 (8.33%) MS Access
9 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
9 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange

OpenView Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) SMS
2 3 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MS Access
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Server Support
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server Support
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Software Deployment
2 10 (83.33%) Software Distribution
3 9 (75.00%) Software Delivery
4 8 (66.67%) Release Management
5 3 (25.00%) Office Automation
6 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
6 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
6 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (83.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (8.33%) Netcool
1 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (8.33%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Intel Security
2 9 (75.00%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) EMC
4 1 (8.33%) Meridio
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Sophos
4 1 (8.33%) Veritas