Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 October 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)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing OVSD 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.56% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 5.63% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median daily rate - - -
East of England median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £12.50 - -
East of England 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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 160 221 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 10.02% 14.66% 8.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 107 60
Hertfordshire median daily rate £401 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.00% +20.00% -0.63%
10th Percentile £163 £200 £205
90th Percentile £550 £577 £541
East of England median daily rate £451 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +0.11% +12.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 5
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £13.50 £19.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.65% +36.21% -58.57%
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.75 £11.70
90th Percentile £37.75 £29.00 £27.52
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £14.67 £17.25
% change year-on-year +19.29% -14.96% -54.00%

OVSD
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for OVSD in Hertfordshire

OVSD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OVSD in Hertfordshire

OVSD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OVSD in Hertfordshire

OVSD
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OVSD within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
Rickmansworth - 9 - - 1
OVSD
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing OVSD 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for OVSD.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 9 (100.00%) VPN
1 9 (100.00%) OpenView
1 9 (100.00%) HP
1 9 (100.00%) Internet
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Manufacturing
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (11.11%) Automotive

OVSD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Internet
1 9 (100.00%) VPN
General
1 8 (88.89%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Service Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows XP
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) HP