The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for OpenView Configuration Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OpenView Configuration Management over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP OpenView Configuration Management (formerly Radia)
England / South West
Rank 136 133 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 -  
Contract jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management 4 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.15% 0.17% -
As % of the Systems Management category 2.21% 2.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £370 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £370 £350
% change year-on-year - +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 - £26.75

OpenView Configuration Management 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 West with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 181 239 211
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 6.97% 8.26% 6.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 161 133
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 12
Median hourly rate £21.30 £17.00 £18.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.29% -8.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.34 £10.45 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.26 £19.35 £37.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +4.65%  

OpenView Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing OpenView Configuration Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for OpenView Configuration Management in the South West

OpenView Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenView Configuration Management in the South West

OpenView Configuration Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OpenView Configuration Management in the South West

OpenView Configuration Management
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Gloucestershire - 4 - -
OpenView Configuration Management
England

OpenView Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management 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 West region with a requirement for OpenView Configuration Management.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 14 (100.00%) HP
2 13 (92.86%) Problem Management
3 12 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (85.71%) VMware
4 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
5 10 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (71.43%) Military
5 10 (71.43%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (71.43%) ITIL
6 9 (64.29%) Change Management
6 9 (64.29%) Replication
7 8 (57.14%) SC Cleared
8 6 (42.86%) Business Continuity
8 6 (42.86%) Service Management
9 4 (28.57%) Netcool
9 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
9 4 (28.57%) NetBackup
9 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
9 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
10 3 (21.43%) DHCP
10 3 (21.43%) DNS
10 3 (21.43%) SQL
10 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
11 2 (14.29%) Clustering
11 2 (14.29%) Intel Security
11 2 (14.29%) Unix

OpenView Configuration Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Apache
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (14.29%) Live Communications Server
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DHCP
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MS Access
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (71.43%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Problem Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Coordinator
3 3 (21.43%) Service Manager
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL Manager
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL Problem Manager
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL Service Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Incident and Problem Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Incident Manager
5 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
5 1 (7.14%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL Incident Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (64.29%) Replication
3 2 (14.29%) Clustering
3 2 (14.29%) Fat Client
3 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (14.29%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (14.29%) Solaris
4 2 (14.29%) Unix
4 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Problem Management
2 10 (71.43%) ITIL
3 9 (64.29%) Change Management
4 6 (42.86%) Business Continuity
4 6 (42.86%) Service Management
5 2 (14.29%) Change Control
5 2 (14.29%) Demand Management
5 2 (14.29%) Statistics
6 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 10 (71.43%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (57.14%) SC Cleared
4 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) NetBackup
1 4 (28.57%) Netcool
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (14.29%) Unicenter
2 2 (14.29%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) HP
2 12 (85.71%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) EMC
3 2 (14.29%) Intel Security
3 2 (14.29%) Meridio
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) Veritas