Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 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)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 170 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 - +188
Contract jobs citing OpenView 27 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.54% 0.093% -
As % of the Systems Management category 4.62% 0.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 27 4 0
Scotland median daily rate £415 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.35% - -
UK median daily rate £415 £433 £425
% change year-on-year -4.05% +1.76% +14.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 Scotland with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 585 504 503
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 11.76% 11.73% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 264 261
Scotland median daily rate £412 £330 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.92% - -0.38%
10th Percentile £250 £215 £155
90th Percentile £575 £450 £475
UK median daily rate £475 £441 £400
% change year-on-year +7.71% +10.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 14
Scotland median hourly rate £26.25 £35.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.06% +91.89% -11.90%
10th Percentile £20.00 £14.00 £13.75
90th Percentile £41.25 £42.00 £28.20
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.87 £19.03
% change year-on-year -16.13% +9.64% -3.43%

OpenView
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 6 months to 20 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
West Lothian +14 25 £415 -2.35%
Edinburgh - 2 £410 -
Glasgow -8 1 £410 -3.53%
OpenView
UK

For the 6 months to 20 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 Scotland region with a requirement for OpenView.

1 27 (100.00%) Java
1 27 (100.00%) J2EE
1 27 (100.00%) CRM
1 27 (100.00%) HP
1 27 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 27 (100.00%) HP SiteScope
2 26 (96.30%) Performance Engineering
2 26 (96.30%) Non-Functional Testing
2 26 (96.30%) Performance Testing
2 26 (96.30%) SOA
3 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (62.96%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (62.96%) Waterfall
5 6 (22.22%) Test Strategy
5 6 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (22.22%) Project Planning
5 6 (22.22%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.70%) Telecoms

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 27 (100.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (88.89%) Performance Tester
1 24 (88.89%) Tester
2 17 (62.96%) Senior Performance Tester
2 17 (62.96%) Senior Tester
3 2 (7.41%) Performance Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Performance Test Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) CRM
2 26 (96.30%) Non-Functional Testing
2 26 (96.30%) Performance Engineering
2 26 (96.30%) Performance Testing
2 26 (96.30%) SOA
3 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (62.96%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (62.96%) Waterfall
5 6 (22.22%) Project Planning
5 6 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 6 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (22.22%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 27 (100.00%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) HP