The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for OpenView skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OpenView over the 3 months to 22 June 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 (HPOV)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 69
Contract jobs citing OpenView 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire - - 0.70%
As % of the Systems Management category - - 7.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £260 £375
% change year-on-year +59.61% -30.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £28.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year - +12.00%  

OpenView 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 Cheshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 83 70 94
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 13.05% 7.61% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 47 62
Median daily rate £375 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% -2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £461 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £400 £377
% change year-on-year +9.75% +5.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 £21.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.09% +50.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £21.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £21.00 £14.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year -50.00% +73.39%  

OpenView
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for OpenView in Cheshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenView in Cheshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OpenView in Cheshire