Period
to 27 July 2017

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 27 July 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)
England > South East
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 359 386 353
Rank change year-on-year +27 -33 +2
Contract jobs citing OpenView 9 5 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.056% 0.027% 0.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.51% 0.24% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 24
South East median daily rate £525 £488 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +30.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £313 £396 £221
90th Percentile £548 £639 £506
England median daily rate £448 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -0.56% +20.00% -9.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £28.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year - +107.41% +19.21%

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 the South East with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1753 2112 2129
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 10.90% 11.36% 10.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1042 1276 1188
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £269 £256 £230
90th Percentile £550 £538 £513
England median daily rate £475 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 66 65
South East median hourly rate £14.00 £22.75 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.46% +16.67% -2.50%
10th Percentile £11.80 £12.25 £12.35
90th Percentile £41.25 £53.25 £40.11
England median hourly rate £17.50 £21.33 £20.19
% change year-on-year -17.96% +5.67% +6.24%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OpenView in the South East over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 27 July 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
Hampshire +22 4 £275 -26.67%
Thames Valley -3 3 - -
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
Surrey - 2 £538 -
OpenView
England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 South East region with a requirement for OpenView.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) HP
2 6 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 6 (66.67%) MySQL
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) IBM
4 4 (44.44%) Tivoli
4 4 (44.44%) Netcool
4 4 (44.44%) Unix
4 4 (44.44%) DB2
4 4 (44.44%) SNMP
4 4 (44.44%) Service Management
4 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
4 4 (44.44%) Release Management
4 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) Network Management
4 4 (44.44%) Change Control
4 4 (44.44%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
5 3 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (33.33%) ITSM
5 3 (33.33%) eTOM
5 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Banking
5 3 (33.33%) Ericsson
6 2 (22.22%) Veritas
6 2 (22.22%) Red Hat

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) SNMP
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) LDAP
2 2 (22.22%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) VLAN
2 2 (22.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) MySQL
2 4 (44.44%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory Support
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Support Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) OSS Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) YAML
2 1 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
1 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Unix
4 2 (22.22%) AIX
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Solaris
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) Change Control
3 4 (44.44%) Network Management
3 4 (44.44%) Release Management
3 4 (44.44%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) Service Management
4 3 (33.33%) eTOM
4 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 3 (33.33%) ITSM
5 2 (22.22%) Change Management
5 2 (22.22%) DevOps
5 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
5 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
5 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (22.22%) MCP
3 2 (22.22%) MCSE
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
1 2 (22.22%) NFS
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Netcool
1 4 (44.44%) Tivoli
2 2 (22.22%) Ansible
2 2 (22.22%) Control-M
2 2 (22.22%) NetBackup
2 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (22.22%) OVSD
2 2 (22.22%) Puppet
2 2 (22.22%) SCCM
3 1 (11.11%) Cacti
3 1 (11.11%) Nagios
3 1 (11.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) HP
2 5 (55.56%) IBM
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) Ericsson
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 2 (22.22%) Veritas
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 1 (11.11%) CA
5 1 (11.11%) Dell
5 1 (11.11%) Nimsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Splunk
5 1 (11.11%) Sun