Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 January 2018 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 190 - 190
Rank change year-on-year - +190 +12
Contract jobs citing OVSD 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.063% - 0.058%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.60% - 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate £142 £140 £390
% change year-on-year +1.74% -64.10% +139.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
East of England median hourly rate £12.50 - -
England median hourly rate £12.32 - -

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 the East of England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 501 405 478
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 10.51% 8.97% 9.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 230 247
East of England median daily rate £425 £401 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.92% -5.59% +21.43%
10th Percentile £186 £200 £228
90th Percentile £588 £575 £595
England median daily rate £485 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +7.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 35
East of England median hourly rate £15.73 £16.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.67% -43.10% +65.71%
10th Percentile £10.16 £13.63 £10.50
90th Percentile £29.00 £35.13 £44.00
England median hourly rate £16.63 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -16.85% - -

OVSD
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing OVSD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for OVSD in the East of England

OVSD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OVSD in the East of England

OVSD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OVSD in the East of England

OVSD
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OVSD within the East of England region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 3 - -
OVSD
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing OVSD 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 East of England region with a requirement for OVSD.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) OpenView
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) German Language

OVSD
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (66.67%) German Language
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Service Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) IT Support
3 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP