Period
to 19 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for OVSD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OVSD over the 6 months to 19 August 2019 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 Service Desk (OVSD)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 114 128
Contract jobs citing OVSD 0 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire - 0.52% 0.72%
As % of the Systems Management category - 4.05% 5.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 17
Buckinghamshire median daily rate - £365 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -30.50% +22.81%
South East median daily rate - £365 £525
% change year-on-year - -30.50% +22.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £12.50 -

OVSD is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 214 247 314
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 14.27% 12.88% 14.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 114 126
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £475 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £300 £197 £228
90th Percentile £638 £569 £550
South East median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 3
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.00 £14.05 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.36% +0.36% -
10th Percentile £13.10 £10.50 £12.20
90th Percentile £16.00 £33.33 £16.20
South East median hourly rate £14.51 £19.00 £14.68
% change year-on-year -23.63% +29.47% -43.01%

OVSD
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing OVSD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for OVSD in Buckinghamshire

OVSD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OVSD in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for OVSD in Buckinghamshire

OVSD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing OVSD in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for OVSD in Buckinghamshire