The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 29 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.

HP OpenView Configuration Management (formerly Radia)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 127 126
Contract jobs citing OpenView Configuration Management 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.073% 0.039%
As % of the Systems Management category - 0.83% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £390 £355
% change year-on-year -5.12% +9.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.25 - £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 West Midlands with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 155 242 198
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 6.93% 8.81% 7.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 117 101
Median daily rate £471 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.75% +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £310 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 32
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.73% -23.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £11.15 £13.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 £25.65 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +9.75%  

OpenView Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

OpenView Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

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

OpenView Configuration Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

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