Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 January 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 (HPOV)
England > North West
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 219 234
Contract jobs citing OpenView 0 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.049% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category - 0.51% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
North West median daily rate - - £120
England median daily rate £385 £450 £320
% change year-on-year -14.44% +40.63% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £12.50 - £25.50

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 the North West with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 578 583 595
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 10.64% 9.45% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 369 321
North West median daily rate £433 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.13% +4.58% +17.69%
10th Percentile £257 £213 £250
90th Percentile £580 £550 £535
England median daily rate £485 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +7.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 18 34
North West median hourly rate £15.69 £18.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.83% +30.91% -37.50%
10th Percentile £11.50 £12.36 £11.00
90th Percentile £41.00 £30.98 £39.25
England median hourly rate £16.63 £19.38 £20.00
% change year-on-year -14.17% -3.13% -

OpenView
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing OpenView as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for OpenView in the North West

OpenView
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenView in the North West

OpenView
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OpenView in the North West