Period
to 24 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for OpenView skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OpenView over the 6 months to 24 January 2021 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)
UK > England
6 months to
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 528 680 809
Rank change year-on-year +152 +129 +33
Contract jobs citing OpenView 10 48 42
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.029% 0.073% 0.046%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.18% 0.51% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 26
Median daily rate £343 £350 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.01% -28.21% +2.63%
10th Percentile £293 £289 £306
90th Percentile £389 £638 £800
UK median daily rate £366 £350 £488
% change year-on-year +4.64% -28.21% +17.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 18 11
Median hourly rate - £13.75 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +10.00% +1.50%
UK median hourly rate - £13.75 £12.50
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +1.50%

OpenView 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 England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 5,610 9,499 13,649
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.33% 14.46% 14.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,944 6,615 9,389
Median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £313 £263 £313
90th Percentile £656 £675 £656
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 241 316
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.43% - +8.01%
10th Percentile £12.72 £12.44 £12.00
90th Percentile £60.20 £47.00 £45.05
Median hourly rate £24.40 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +35.56% +2.86% +5.23%

OpenView
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing OpenView as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for OpenView in England

OpenView
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing OpenView in England.

Daily rate trend for OpenView in England

OpenView
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing OpenView in England.

Hourly rate trend for OpenView in England

OpenView
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenView within the England region over the 6 months to 24 January 2021. 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
London +113 7 £343 +14.32%
South East +128 2 - -
Midlands +48 1 - -
West Midlands +40 1 - -
OpenView
UK

For the 6 months to 24 January 2021, IT contractor jobs citing OpenView also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for OpenView.

1 7 (70.00%) HP
2 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) SCOM
4 3 (30.00%) QA
4 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds
4 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) SLA
5 2 (20.00%) BT
5 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Control-M
5 2 (20.00%) Banking
5 2 (20.00%) OVSD
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (20.00%) Strategic Roadmap
5 2 (20.00%) SunGard
5 2 (20.00%) SCCM
5 2 (20.00%) iSeries
6 1 (10.00%) ZABBIX
6 1 (10.00%) Cacti
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
6 1 (10.00%) Kaseya
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (10.00%) Network Management
6 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (10.00%) logstash
6 1 (10.00%) Kibana

OpenView
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) SNMP
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Management Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) AIX Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Field Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Project Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Site Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (10.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) iSeries
2 1 (10.00%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (20.00%) Strategic Roadmap
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Network Management
3 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (10.00%) Presales
3 1 (10.00%) Pricing Strategy
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) BC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (10.00%) CCDP
3 1 (10.00%) CCIE
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) CCNP
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
2 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) SCOM
2 2 (20.00%) Control-M
2 2 (20.00%) OVSD
2 2 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (10.00%) Cacti
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (10.00%) Icinga
3 1 (10.00%) Kibana
3 1 (10.00%) logstash
3 1 (10.00%) Nagios
3 1 (10.00%) RANCID
3 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (10.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) HP
2 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (20.00%) BT
3 2 (20.00%) SunGard
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) Kaseya
4 1 (10.00%) SevOne
4 1 (10.00%) Veritas