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 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 562 529 558
Rank change year-on-year -33 +29  
Contract jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management 40 114 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.085% 0.21% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.79% 1.88% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 46 30
Median daily rate £350 £315 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -11.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £242 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £347 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £315 £352
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.39%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 4
Median hourly rate £12.00 £37.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.00% +29.31%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £37.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year -68.00% +29.31%  

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 with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 5063 6065 4804
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 10.82% 11.27% 8.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3321 3905 2951
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 137 164
Median hourly rate £24.18 £28.63 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.52% +39.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £17.45 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.25 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £34.85 £20.19
% change year-on-year -49.78% +72.65%  

OpenView Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for OpenView Configuration Management in the UK

OpenView Configuration Management
Top 23 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 3 months to 23 June 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
England -3 38 £350 +12.35% 3
South East +2 31 £350 +9.37% 2
Hampshire +11 16 £354 +10.03% 1
Hook +9 12 £358 +11.71%
Berkshire +11 11 £285 -4.53% 1
Bracknell 0 10 £269 -9.73%
Newcastle upon Tyne +48 4 - -
Tyne and Wear +48 4 - -
North East +37 4 - -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £450 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £450 -
Scotland 0 2 - -
Portsmouth - 2 £208 -
Renfrewshire +31 1 - -
Erskine +27 1 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £350 -
Nottingham - 1 £500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £195 -
East Midlands - 1 £500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £350 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £195 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £500 -
East of England - 1 £350 -

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 75 (84.27%) Security Cleared
2 66 (74.16%) Active Directory
3 62 (69.66%) Windows
4 49 (55.06%) DV Cleared
5 45 (50.56%) SQL
5 45 (50.56%) HP
5 45 (50.56%) Software Distribution
6 41 (46.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 40 (44.94%) Windows Server
8 37 (41.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 36 (40.45%) PowerShell
9 36 (40.45%) SC Cleared
10 33 (37.08%) Microsoft
11 30 (33.71%) SAN
11 30 (33.71%) Configuration Management
11 30 (33.71%) Windows Server 2012
11 30 (33.71%) Windows 7
12 28 (31.46%) McAfee
13 27 (30.34%) SQL Server
13 27 (30.34%) Linux
14 25 (28.09%) Citrix
15 24 (26.97%) Netcool
15 24 (26.97%) MSI
15 24 (26.97%) VMware
16 23 (25.84%) Clustering
16 23 (25.84%) VMware Infrastructure
16 23 (25.84%) Patch Management
17 22 (24.72%) Windows XP
17 22 (24.72%) Solaris
18 20 (22.47%) ITIL

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 19 (21.35%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.11%) SharePoint
3 8 (8.99%) Apache
4 7 (7.87%) IIS
5 6 (6.74%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (5.62%) Live Communications Server
7 4 (4.49%) Documentum
8 3 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (3.37%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (7.87%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.62%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (5.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (33.71%) SAN
2 17 (19.10%) NAS
3 15 (16.85%) SMS
4 14 (15.73%) Firewall
4 14 (15.73%) HTTP
4 14 (15.73%) HTTPS
4 14 (15.73%) SSL
5 12 (13.48%) DNS
5 12 (13.48%) IPsec
6 11 (12.36%) DHCP
7 10 (11.24%) TCP/IP
8 4 (4.49%) Internet
9 2 (2.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (30.34%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.74%) MS Access
3 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (3.37%) Big Data
4 3 (3.37%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.12%) EDRMS
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (26.97%) MSI
2 1 (1.12%) StarTeam
2 1 (1.12%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 4 (4.49%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (17.98%) Integration Engineer
2 7 (7.87%) Windows Specialist
2 7 (7.87%) Wintel Engineer
3 6 (6.74%) Support Engineer
4 5 (5.62%) Architect
4 5 (5.62%) Deployment Specialist
4 5 (5.62%) Technical Architect
5 4 (4.49%) Server Engineer
6 3 (3.37%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (3.37%) Migration Engineer
6 3 (3.37%) SCCM Engineer
6 3 (3.37%) VMware Specialist
6 3 (3.37%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (2.25%) Build Engineer
7 2 (2.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (2.25%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (2.25%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 2 (2.25%) VMware Engineer
8 1 (1.12%) Citrix Engineer
8 1 (1.12%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.12%) Windows SharePoint Services
1 1 (1.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (25.84%) Clustering
2 15 (16.85%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.74%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.74%) Fat Client
3 6 (6.74%) Thin Client
4 4 (4.49%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.12%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 62 (69.66%) Windows
2 41 (46.07%) Windows Server 2003
3 40 (44.94%) Windows Server
4 37 (41.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (33.71%) Windows 7
5 30 (33.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (30.34%) Linux
7 22 (24.72%) Solaris
7 22 (24.72%) Windows XP
8 19 (21.35%) Windows Vista
9 14 (15.73%) Windows 10
10 6 (6.74%) Windows 8
11 5 (5.62%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (50.56%) Software Distribution
2 30 (33.71%) Configuration Management
3 23 (25.84%) Patch Management
4 20 (22.47%) ITIL
5 19 (21.35%) Software Deployment
6 17 (19.10%) Software Delivery
7 16 (17.98%) Release Management
8 14 (15.73%) Prototyping
8 14 (15.73%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 12 (13.48%) Server Building
10 10 (11.24%) Problem Management
11 9 (10.11%) Test Scripting
12 8 (8.99%) Service Management
13 7 (7.87%) Virtual Environments
14 6 (6.74%) Integration Testing
14 6 (6.74%) Security Patching
15 5 (5.62%) Agile Software Development
15 5 (5.62%) DevOps
16 4 (4.49%) Incident Management
16 4 (4.49%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 45 (50.56%) SQL
2 36 (40.45%) PowerShell
3 20 (22.47%) VB
4 16 (17.98%) Tcl
5 15 (16.85%) REXX
6 11 (12.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 75 (84.27%) Security Cleared
2 49 (55.06%) DV Cleared
3 36 (40.45%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.74%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (6.74%) Degree
4 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (5.62%) MCITP
5 5 (5.62%) MCSE
6 1 (1.12%) CCNA
6 1 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.12%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.12%) MCP
6 1 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) SLA
2 3 (3.37%) QA
System Software
1 66 (74.16%) Active Directory
2 23 (25.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (17.98%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (6.74%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.25%) XenApp
5 2 (2.25%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.12%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.12%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.12%) vSphere
6 1 (1.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 24 (26.97%) Netcool
2 14 (15.73%) SCCM
3 12 (13.48%) Tivoli
4 9 (10.11%) Microsoft Clustering
5 8 (8.99%) NetBackup
6 6 (6.74%) BladeLogic
6 6 (6.74%) SCOM
6 6 (6.74%) Unicenter
6 6 (6.74%) WSUS
7 5 (5.62%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 2 (2.25%) HP SiteScope
9 1 (1.12%) EdgeSight
9 1 (1.12%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (1.12%) SafeCom
9 1 (1.12%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 45 (50.56%) HP
2 33 (37.08%) Microsoft
3 28 (31.46%) McAfee
4 25 (28.09%) Citrix
5 24 (26.97%) VMware
6 18 (20.22%) Veritas
7 13 (14.61%) Lumension
8 11 (12.36%) Oracle
9 6 (6.74%) EMC
9 6 (6.74%) Meridio
10 5 (5.62%) NetApp
10 5 (5.62%) StorageTek
10 5 (5.62%) Sun
11 4 (4.49%) Remedy
11 4 (4.49%) Sophos
12 3 (3.37%) 3PAR
13 1 (1.12%) AppSense
13 1 (1.12%) Borland
13 1 (1.12%) CA
13 1 (1.12%) ThinPrint
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