Period
to 27 July 2017

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 27 July 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 Service Desk (OVSD)
England > East of England
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 209
Contract jobs citing OVSD 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England - - 0.034%
As % of the Systems Management category - - 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate £525 £425 £317
% change year-on-year +23.53% +34.07% +66.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
East of England median hourly rate - - £13.50
England median hourly rate - £12.72 £13.50
% change year-on-year - -5.81% +28.57%

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

Systems Management Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 531 430 582
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 11.35% 8.35% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 266 343
East of England median daily rate £475 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +21.43% -
10th Percentile £176 £186 £163
90th Percentile £575 £575 £487
England median daily rate £475 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 25 49
East of England median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.14% -30.00% +23.46%
10th Percentile £11.94 £12.75 £13.15
90th Percentile £20.90 £42.03 £45.25
England median hourly rate £17.50 £21.33 £20.19
% change year-on-year -17.96% +5.67% +6.24%

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