Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 618 588 596
Rank change year-on-year -30 +8 -19
Contract jobs citing OpenView 9 35 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.019% 0.077% 0.032%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.16% 0.65% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 26 13
London median daily rate £485 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.78% +2.74% -2.67%
10th Percentile £440 £306 £388
90th Percentile £625 £638 £585
England median daily rate £435 £440 £416
% change year-on-year -1.14% +5.77% +10.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £12.50 £28.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year -55.36% +9.80% +46.76%

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 London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 5682 5374 4093
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 12.13% 11.86% 8.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4193 3619 2819
London median daily rate £505 £475 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.32% +7.95% +3.53%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £263
90th Percentile £638 £620 £613
England median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +5.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 59 74
London median hourly rate £25.50 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.50% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £11.92 £14.36 £13.00
90th Percentile £165.00 £36.57 £43.00
England median hourly rate £17.00 £20.73 £20.00
% change year-on-year -17.99% +3.65% +2.56%

OpenView
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing OpenView as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for OpenView in London

OpenView
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

OpenView
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OpenView in London over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OpenView in London

OpenView
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

OpenView
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenView within the London region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Central London -2 1 £495 +10.00%
OpenView
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 8 (88.89%) HP
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) Nagios
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) CCIE
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (44.44%) Perl
3 4 (44.44%) Unix
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 4 (44.44%) DNS
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds
3 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
3 4 (44.44%) Puppet
3 4 (44.44%) 802.1X
4 3 (33.33%) Palo Alto
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
4 3 (33.33%) Skype
4 3 (33.33%) BYOD
4 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 3 (33.33%) OpenStack
4 3 (33.33%) NetScaler
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
4 3 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (33.33%) Skype for Business
4 3 (33.33%) High Availability
4 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds Orion

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 3 (33.33%) OpenStack
1 3 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
1 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 3 (33.33%) Skype
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) Wireless
2 3 (33.33%) Wireshark
2 3 (33.33%) WLAN
3 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (11.11%) HTTPS
4 1 (11.11%) SAN
4 1 (11.11%) SSL
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) JIRA
1 3 (33.33%) Subversion
1 3 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (11.11%) JMeter
2 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
2 1 (11.11%) Front Office
2 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) LAN Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) WLAN Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Test Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) BYOD
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
2 3 (33.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Critical Path Analysis
1 3 (33.33%) High Availability
1 3 (33.33%) Network Design
1 3 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Runbook
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
1 4 (44.44%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CCIE
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (33.33%) CCNP
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Nagios
1 4 (44.44%) Puppet
2 3 (33.33%) Cacti
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (33.33%) Control-M
2 3 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 3 (33.33%) QRadar
2 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (11.11%) Ansible
3 1 (11.11%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) HP
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) IBM
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 3 (33.33%) Remedy
4 1 (11.11%) BMC
4 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint