Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 19 July 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 > South East
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 371 365 395
Rank change year-on-year -6 +30 -35
Contract jobs citing OpenView 8 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.047% 0.056% 0.032%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.36% 0.49% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 5
South East median daily rate £374 £525 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.81% +7.69% +30.00%
10th Percentile £359 £313 £375
90th Percentile £383 £548 £660
England median daily rate £406 £450 £438
% change year-on-year -9.72% +2.86% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
South East median hourly rate £12.50 - -
England median hourly rate £12.50 - £28.00

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 South East with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 2,249 1,849 2,264
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.20% 11.53% 12.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,334 1,099 1,364
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £272 £263 £256
90th Percentile £588 £550 £538
England median daily rate £488 £466 £425
% change year-on-year +4.73% +9.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 65 79
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -32.04% +32.05%
10th Percentile £11.40 £12.00 £13.13
90th Percentile £56.10 £57.50 £58.75
England median hourly rate £19.25 £17.89 £21.75
% change year-on-year +7.63% -17.77% +8.59%

OpenView
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing OpenView as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for OpenView in the South East

OpenView
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenView in the South East

OpenView
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OpenView in the South East

OpenView
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenView within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 July 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
Thames Valley -13 5 £374 -
Berkshire - 5 £374 -
East Sussex - 2 - -
Hampshire -13 1 - -
OpenView
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 South East region with a requirement for OpenView.

1 6 (75.00%) Network Management
2 5 (62.50%) HP
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) CCNP
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (50.00%) Service Management
3 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (37.50%) Wireless
4 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (37.50%) VPN
4 3 (37.50%) Meraki
4 3 (37.50%) People Management
4 3 (37.50%) OpenScape
4 3 (37.50%) Escalation Management
4 3 (37.50%) Runbook
5 2 (25.00%) Decision-Making
5 2 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (25.00%) VoLTE
5 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
5 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (25.00%) OpenStack
5 2 (25.00%) IaaS
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) PhD
5 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (25.00%) Internet
5 2 (25.00%) Netcool

OpenView
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (25.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (25.00%) IaaS
1 2 (25.00%) PaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) OpenScape
1 3 (37.50%) VPN
1 3 (37.50%) Wireless
2 2 (25.00%) 3G
2 2 (25.00%) Internet
2 2 (25.00%) LTE
2 2 (25.00%) VoLTE
3 1 (12.50%) BGP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) HTTPS
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) MPLS
3 1 (12.50%) OSPF
3 1 (12.50%) SSL
3 1 (12.50%) VLAN
3 1 (12.50%) WLAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) OSS Architect
1 2 (25.00%) OSS Solutions Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Associate Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Lead Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Network Management
2 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (50.00%) Service Management
3 3 (37.50%) Escalation Management
3 3 (37.50%) People Management
3 3 (37.50%) Runbook
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Decision-Making
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) ITSM
5 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
5 1 (12.50%) Service Design
5 1 (12.50%) Validation
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CCNP
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) PhD
3 1 (12.50%) CCNP Voice
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (25.00%) Netcool
2 2 (25.00%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (25.00%) OVSD
2 2 (25.00%) TeMIP
3 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) Meraki
4 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (12.50%) Aruba
5 1 (12.50%) BMC
5 1 (12.50%) Infoblox
5 1 (12.50%) Nokia
5 1 (12.50%) Remedy
5 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
5 1 (12.50%) VMware