Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 206 - 224
Rank change year-on-year - +224 +18
Contract jobs citing OpenView 12 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.20% - 0.046%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.48% - 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
North West median daily rate £450 - -
England median daily rate £450 £410 £450
% change year-on-year +9.76% -8.89% +26.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
North West median hourly rate £17.41 - -
England median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year - -55.36% +9.80%

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 813 611 656
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 13.62% 10.75% 10.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 404 412
North West median daily rate £450 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £205
90th Percentile £650 £575 £570
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 29 18
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +1.96% +63.46%
10th Percentile £12.78 £11.35 £12.36
90th Percentile £53.00 £43.80 £43.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £20.73
% change year-on-year - -15.58% +3.65%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OpenView in the North West over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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

OpenView
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenView within the North West region over the 6 months to 15 December 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
Manchester - 7 £450 -
Cheshire - 4 £450 -
Merseyside - 1 £155 -
OpenView
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for OpenView.

1 12 (100.00%) HP
2 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
3 10 (83.33%) Data Centre
4 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
4 7 (58.33%) Windows
4 7 (58.33%) LAN
4 7 (58.33%) WAN
4 7 (58.33%) VMware
5 6 (50.00%) Migration
5 6 (50.00%) Replication
5 6 (50.00%) Middleware
5 6 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (50.00%) Firewall
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (50.00%) SAN
5 6 (50.00%) Veritas
5 6 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
5 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 6 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (50.00%) SCCM
5 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 6 (50.00%) NAS
5 6 (50.00%) Veeam
6 5 (41.67%) OVSD
6 5 (41.67%) Incident Management
7 4 (33.33%) Service Management
7 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
7 4 (33.33%) SLA
7 4 (33.33%) Data Quality

OpenView
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 7 (58.33%) LAN
1 7 (58.33%) WAN
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) NAS
2 6 (50.00%) SAN
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Informix
General
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Architect
1 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Architect
1 5 (41.67%) Migration Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Data Centre Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Data Centre Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Migration Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) IT Operations Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Migration Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 6 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (50.00%) Migration
2 5 (41.67%) Incident Management
3 4 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (8.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) Data Quality
1 4 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 6 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) SCCM
2 5 (41.67%) OVSD
3 1 (8.33%) Nagios
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (8.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) HP
2 7 (58.33%) VMware
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) Veeam
3 6 (50.00%) Veritas
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds