The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 25 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)
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 407 401 417
Rank change year-on-year -6 +16  
Contract jobs citing OpenView 11 23 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.054% 0.11% 0.077%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.47% 0.97% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 15
Median daily rate £485 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.10% +26.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £260 £350
% change year-on-year +59.61% -25.71%  
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 London with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 2323 2376 1891
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 11.35% 11.11% 8.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1682 1693 1291
Median daily rate £520 £480 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £332 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £377
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 29
Median hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.52% -17.39%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £17.99 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.25 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £34.85 £20.19
% change year-on-year -49.78% +72.65%  

OpenView
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenView in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OpenView in London over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OpenView in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OpenView in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OpenView 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 London region with a requirement for OpenView.

1 11 (84.62%) HP
2 6 (46.15%) CCIE
2 6 (46.15%) DNS
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) SolarWinds
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (46.15%) 802.1X
3 5 (38.46%) Skype
3 5 (38.46%) BYOD
3 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
3 5 (38.46%) NetScaler
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco ISE
3 5 (38.46%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (38.46%) Cacti
3 5 (38.46%) Skype for Business
3 5 (38.46%) High Availability
3 5 (38.46%) SolarWinds Orion
3 5 (38.46%) Wireshark
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (38.46%) Palo Alto
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco Wireless
3 5 (38.46%) QRadar
3 5 (38.46%) Wireless
3 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Network Design
3 5 (38.46%) CCNP

OpenView
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) Skype for Business
2 3 (23.08%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (46.15%) DNS
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco ISE
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Wireless
2 5 (38.46%) LAN
2 5 (38.46%) NetScaler
2 5 (38.46%) Skype
2 5 (38.46%) Wireless
2 5 (38.46%) Wireshark
2 5 (38.46%) WLAN
3 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
4 3 (23.08%) WAN
5 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (7.69%) H.323
6 1 (7.69%) IPsec
6 1 (7.69%) MPLS
6 1 (7.69%) OSPF
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (23.08%) JIRA
2 3 (23.08%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) JMeter
3 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Network Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Wireless Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) LAN Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) WLAN Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Data Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Market Data Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Operations Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Test Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) 802.1X
2 1 (7.69%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) BYOD
1 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Unix
3 2 (15.38%) Solaris
3 2 (15.38%) SUSE
4 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) High Availability
1 5 (38.46%) Network Design
1 5 (38.46%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (23.08%) Critical Path Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Management
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Network Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Perl
2 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
2 3 (23.08%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) C++
3 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.69%) C
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) CCIE
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (38.46%) CCNP
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Cacti
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Prime
1 5 (38.46%) QRadar
1 5 (38.46%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (23.08%) Control-M
2 3 (23.08%) Nagios
2 3 (23.08%) NetBackup
2 3 (23.08%) Puppet
3 2 (15.38%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (7.69%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (7.69%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) HP
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) SolarWinds
3 5 (38.46%) Citrix
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Palo Alto
4 3 (23.08%) IBM
4 3 (23.08%) Remedy
5 2 (15.38%) Bloomberg
5 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
5 2 (15.38%) Reuters
5 2 (15.38%) Tradeweb
6 1 (7.69%) BMC
6 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
6 1 (7.69%) VMware