The table below looks at the statistics for Netcool skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Netcool over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Tivoli Netcool
Rank 110 129 127
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -2
Contract jobs citing Netcool 13 2 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.53% 0.078% 0.61%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.10% 0.74% 6.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 5
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£280 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £350 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £350 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £353 £325
% change year-on-year
-14.89% +8.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Netcool
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Systems Management Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
183 270 282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 7.46% 10.47% 9.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 101 109
Average daily rate £375 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £401 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 9
Average hourly rate £17.25 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.75 £37.50 £20.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +28.76%

Netcool
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Netcool across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Netcool Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Netcool
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Netcool across the Berkshire region.

Netcool Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Netcool
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Netcool across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Netcool Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Netcool
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Netcool across the Berkshire region.

Netcool Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Netcool
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Netcool within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 4 £243 -
Slough - 4 £370 -
Wokingham - - - -
Reading - - - - 2
Netcool
South East

Netcool
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Netcool also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Netcool.

1 13 (54.17%) Tivoli
1 13 (54.17%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 11 (45.83%) SQL
2 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
3 9 (37.50%) Problem Management
3 9 (37.50%) Release Management
4 7 (29.17%) Service Management
5 6 (25.00%) Citrix
5 6 (25.00%) QA
5 6 (25.00%) Netcool/Webtop
5 6 (25.00%) Network Management
6 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
6 5 (20.83%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (20.83%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (20.83%) DV Cleared
6 5 (20.83%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (20.83%) WinRunner
6 5 (20.83%) TestDirector
6 5 (20.83%) QuickTest Pro
6 5 (20.83%) UNIX
6 5 (20.83%) Windows
6 5 (20.83%) AIX
6 5 (20.83%) Clustering
6 5 (20.83%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 5 (20.83%) McAfee
6 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (20.83%) Veritas
6 5 (20.83%) ISEB
7 4 (16.67%) CheckPoint
7 4 (16.67%) TACACS

Netcool
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Netcool also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Netcool. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.83%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Project
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) TACACS
1 4 (16.67%) BIG-IP
1 4 (16.67%) Firewall
1 4 (16.67%) SMS
1 4 (16.67%) Wireshark
1 4 (16.67%) Nortel Alteon
1 4 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
1 4 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (16.67%) tcpdump
2 2 (8.33%) SNMP
3 1 (4.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) WinRunner
1 5 (20.83%) TestDirector
1 5 (20.83%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Analyst
1 5 (20.83%) Test Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Data Network Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Project Leader
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) OSS Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) WAP
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Clustering
2 4 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
4 1 (4.17%) CMDB
4 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) UNIX
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
1 5 (20.83%) AIX
1 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
3 2 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Problem Management
1 9 (37.50%) Release Management
2 7 (29.17%) Service Management
3 6 (25.00%) Network Management
4 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
5 4 (16.67%) Fault Management
5 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (12.50%) Change Management
6 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 1 (4.17%) ITIL
7 1 (4.17%) Process Management
7 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.83%) DV Cleared
2 5 (20.83%) ISEB
3 4 (16.67%) CCSA
3 4 (16.67%) CCSE
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (16.67%) CCSP
3 4 (16.67%) CCNP
3 4 (16.67%) CCNA
3 4 (16.67%) Degree
4 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) QA
2 3 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (54.17%) Tivoli
1 13 (54.17%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 6 (25.00%) Netcool/Webtop
3 5 (20.83%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (20.83%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (20.83%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (16.67%) OpenView
5 2 (8.33%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Citrix
2 5 (20.83%) McAfee
2 5 (20.83%) Veritas
3 4 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 4 (16.67%) Radware
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco
3 4 (16.67%) IBM
3 4 (16.67%) HP
3 4 (16.67%) Nortel
3 4 (16.67%) Crossbeam
3 4 (16.67%) F5
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) Ericsson
4 1 (4.17%) Siemens
4 1 (4.17%) Infovista
4 1 (4.17%) Huawei
4 1 (4.17%) Nokia Solutions and Networks