Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 6 months to 18 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 Configuration Management (formerly Radia)
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 831 731 822
Rank change year-on-year -100 +91 -205
Contract jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management 58 155 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.057% 0.15% 0.071%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.50% 1.33% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 100 45
UK median daily rate £350 £310 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.90% -6.06% -0.53%
10th Percentile £218 £242 £249
90th Percentile £473 £384 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £310 £330
% change year-on-year +15.32% -6.06% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 20 4
UK median hourly rate £12.00 £28.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.14% +9.80% -7.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £28.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year -57.14% +9.80% -7.27%

OpenView Configuration Management is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 11554 11638 9814
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.32% 11.01% 8.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7815 7439 5986
UK median daily rate £475 £442 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.47% +10.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £230
90th Percentile £625 £588 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 285 269 333
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +10.35% -4.42%
10th Percentile £10.95 £12.75 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.30 £43.28 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.87 £23.50 £19.03
% change year-on-year -32.49% +23.49% -5.13%

OpenView Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing OpenView Configuration Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for OpenView Configuration Management in the UK

OpenView Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenView Configuration Management in the UK

OpenView Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OpenView Configuration Management in the UK

OpenView Configuration Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OpenView Configuration Management in the UK

OpenView Configuration Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for OpenView Configuration Management in the UK

OpenView Configuration Management
Top 13 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 18 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
England -25 56 £350 +12.90%
UK excluding London -74 43 £358 +15.32%
South East -16 33 £354 +7.20%
London +4 15 £234 -41.84%
East of England - 3 - -
North of England +30 2 £341 +4.20%
Midlands +19 2 £343 -12.74%
Scotland -34 2 - -
North East +32 1 £270 -18.18%
West Midlands +28 1 £185 -52.87%
North West +27 1 £413 +65.00%
South West -1 1 £375 +63.04%
East Midlands - 1 £500 -

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 with a requirement for OpenView Configuration Management.

1 52 (89.66%) Windows
2 49 (84.48%) Security Cleared
3 44 (75.86%) DV Cleared
4 41 (70.69%) Active Directory
4 41 (70.69%) HP
5 34 (58.62%) McAfee
6 29 (50.00%) Windows Server
7 28 (48.28%) VMware
8 27 (46.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 25 (43.10%) Windows Server 2003
9 25 (43.10%) MS Exchange
9 25 (43.10%) SQL Server
10 24 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
11 23 (39.66%) PowerShell
12 22 (37.93%) Oracle
13 20 (34.48%) Solaris
13 20 (34.48%) Clustering
13 20 (34.48%) Lumension
14 19 (32.76%) Windows Vista
14 19 (32.76%) Citrix
15 18 (31.03%) Microsoft
15 18 (31.03%) Windows XP
16 16 (27.59%) Unix
16 16 (27.59%) Netcool
17 15 (25.86%) MSI
17 15 (25.86%) Firewall
17 15 (25.86%) NetBackup
17 15 (25.86%) Windows Server 2012
18 13 (22.41%) Veritas
19 12 (20.69%) SAN

OpenView Configuration Management
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 25 (43.10%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.07%) IIS
3 4 (6.90%) Apache
3 4 (6.90%) Documentum
4 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.72%) Live Communications Server
6 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.86%) Firewall
2 12 (20.69%) SAN
3 5 (8.62%) SMS
3 5 (8.62%) TCP/IP
4 4 (6.90%) NAS
5 3 (5.17%) DNS
6 2 (3.45%) DHCP
6 2 (3.45%) HTTP
6 2 (3.45%) HTTPS
6 2 (3.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (43.10%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (3.45%) Big Data
3 2 (3.45%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.72%) EDRMS
4 1 (1.72%) MS Access
4 1 (1.72%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 15 (25.86%) MSI
2 3 (5.17%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.72%) StarTeam
3 1 (1.72%) Toad
General
1 1 (1.72%) Finance
1 1 (1.72%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (18.97%) Support Engineer
2 9 (15.52%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (10.34%) Administrator
3 6 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Architect
5 4 (6.90%) Build Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Integration Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (6.90%) Systems Support
5 4 (6.90%) Technical Architect
6 3 (5.17%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) VMware Specialist
6 3 (5.17%) Windows Specialist
7 2 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Support Manager
7 2 (3.45%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (34.48%) Clustering
2 4 (6.90%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.72%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.72%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.72%) PKI
3 1 (1.72%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 52 (89.66%) Windows
2 29 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 27 (46.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (43.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (34.48%) Solaris
6 19 (32.76%) Windows Vista
7 18 (31.03%) Windows XP
8 16 (27.59%) Unix
9 15 (25.86%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (8.62%) Windows 10
10 5 (8.62%) Windows 7
11 3 (5.17%) Linux
12 1 (1.72%) Android
12 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.97%) ITIL
2 7 (12.07%) Software Distribution
2 7 (12.07%) Test Scripting
3 6 (10.34%) Configuration Management
3 6 (10.34%) Software Delivery
4 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (8.62%) Integration Testing
4 5 (8.62%) Patch Management
4 5 (8.62%) Release Management
5 4 (6.90%) DevOps
5 4 (6.90%) Software Deployment
5 4 (6.90%) Virtual Environments
6 3 (5.17%) Application Packaging
6 3 (5.17%) Defect Management
6 3 (5.17%) Information Security
6 3 (5.17%) Service Management
6 3 (5.17%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.45%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 23 (39.66%) PowerShell
2 12 (20.69%) SQL
3 7 (12.07%) VBScript
4 5 (8.62%) REXX
4 5 (8.62%) Tcl
4 5 (8.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 49 (84.48%) Security Cleared
2 44 (75.86%) DV Cleared
3 8 (13.79%) SC Cleared
4 7 (12.07%) MCSE
4 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (6.90%) MCITP
6 3 (5.17%) MCP
7 2 (3.45%) CCNA
7 2 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.72%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) QA
System Software
1 41 (70.69%) Active Directory
2 24 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.62%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.17%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (3.45%) vSphere
5 2 (3.45%) XenApp
5 2 (3.45%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.72%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (27.59%) Netcool
2 15 (25.86%) NetBackup
3 6 (10.34%) SCCM
4 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (8.62%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (6.90%) SCOM
6 1 (1.72%) Unicenter
6 1 (1.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (70.69%) HP
2 34 (58.62%) McAfee
3 28 (48.28%) VMware
4 22 (37.93%) Oracle
5 20 (34.48%) Lumension
6 19 (32.76%) Citrix
7 18 (31.03%) Microsoft
8 13 (22.41%) Veritas
9 4 (6.90%) Borland
9 4 (6.90%) Sophos
9 4 (6.90%) StorageTek
9 4 (6.90%) Sun
10 3 (5.17%) 3PAR
10 3 (5.17%) CA
11 2 (3.45%) AppSense
12 1 (1.72%) Apple
12 1 (1.72%) EMC
12 1 (1.72%) Meridio
12 1 (1.72%) NetApp
12 1 (1.72%) Pegasus