The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 24 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)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 155 -
Rank change year-on-year +50 -  
Contract jobs citing OpenView 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.33% 0.068% -
As % of the Systems Management category 2.55% 0.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Median daily rate £415 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £260 £363
% change year-on-year +59.61% -28.27%  
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 Scotland with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 274 402 215
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 12.78% 13.71% 7.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 180 121
Median daily rate £425 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.78% +1.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £451 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £377
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 7
Median hourly rate £31.93 £38.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.07% +28.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.60 £36.00 £14.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £43.00 £51.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year -50.00% +73.39%  

OpenView
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

OpenView
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenView in Scotland

OpenView
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OpenView in Scotland

OpenView
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenView within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Lothian - 6 £415 -
Edinburgh - 1 £400 -
OpenView
UK

For the 6 months to 24 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 Scotland region with a requirement for OpenView.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) J2EE
1 10 (100.00%) CRM
1 10 (100.00%) HP
1 10 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 10 (100.00%) HP SiteScope
2 9 (90.00%) Performance Testing
2 9 (90.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 9 (90.00%) SOA
3 8 (80.00%) Performance Engineering
4 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (60.00%) Risk Management
5 6 (60.00%) Project Planning
6 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (50.00%) Waterfall
6 5 (50.00%) Test Strategy
6 5 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
8 1 (10.00%) Finance
8 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (10.00%) Marketing

OpenView
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Performance Tester
1 7 (70.00%) Tester
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Performance Tester
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Performance Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) CRM
2 9 (90.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 9 (90.00%) Performance Testing
2 9 (90.00%) SOA
3 8 (80.00%) Performance Engineering
4 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (60.00%) Project Planning
5 6 (60.00%) Risk Management
6 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (50.00%) Test Strategy
6 5 (50.00%) Waterfall
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) HP