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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Tivoli Netcool
Rank 120 113 117
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing Netcool 10 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.35% 0.43% 0.36%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.94% 4.72% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 0
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£350 £258 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.92% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £373
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -10.06%
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
254 254 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.90% 9.15% 6.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 110 68
Average daily rate £400 £325 £357
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -8.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 10
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +25.00%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +2 3 £350 +91.78% 1
Reading -2 2 - -
Slough - 2 £288 -
Netcool
South East

Netcool
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 6 (30.00%) Remedy
1 6 (30.00%) Infovista
1 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (30.00%) Cramer
1 6 (30.00%) Network Management
2 5 (25.00%) SLA
2 5 (25.00%) OpenView
3 4 (20.00%) HP
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco
3 4 (20.00%) SQL
3 4 (20.00%) Fault Management
4 3 (15.00%) Wireshark
4 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (15.00%) Network Security
4 3 (15.00%) Nortel Alteon
4 3 (15.00%) Degree
4 3 (15.00%) Crossbeam
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (15.00%) CCSA
4 3 (15.00%) Workflow
4 3 (15.00%) Change Management
4 3 (15.00%) Firewall
4 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (15.00%) CCSE
4 3 (15.00%) BIG-IP
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL
4 3 (15.00%) UNIX
4 3 (15.00%) Windows
4 3 (15.00%) SMS

Netcool
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) assyst
1 2 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Wireshark
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco PIX
1 3 (15.00%) Network Security
1 3 (15.00%) Nortel Alteon
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (15.00%) Firewall
1 3 (15.00%) BIG-IP
1 3 (15.00%) SMS
1 3 (15.00%) TACACS
1 3 (15.00%) tcpdump
2 2 (10.00%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (10.00%) 4G
2 2 (10.00%) Wireless
2 2 (10.00%) 2G
2 2 (10.00%) LTE
3 1 (5.00%) SNMP
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
3 1 (5.00%) Internet
3 1 (5.00%) SAN
3 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) WinRunner
1 2 (10.00%) TestDirector
1 2 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Security Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Service Management Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Report Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Data Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Telecoms Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) OSS Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) OSS Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) OSS Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) WAP
2 1 (5.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) XSL
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Clustering
2 2 (10.00%) CMDB
3 1 (5.00%) PKI
3 1 (5.00%) PDA
3 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.00%) Frameworx
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) UNIX
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (10.00%) AIX
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Network Management
2 4 (20.00%) Fault Management
3 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (15.00%) Workflow
3 3 (15.00%) Change Management
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (10.00%) Change Control
4 2 (10.00%) Service Management
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) Workflow Management
4 2 (10.00%) ITSM
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (10.00%) Release Management
5 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Information Assurance
5 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) XPath
2 1 (5.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) Perl
2 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
1 3 (15.00%) CCSA
1 3 (15.00%) CCSE
1 3 (15.00%) CCSP
1 3 (15.00%) CCNP
1 3 (15.00%) CCNA
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (10.00%) PMP
2 2 (10.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (5.00%) APMP
3 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.00%) MCTS
3 1 (5.00%) MCITP
3 1 (5.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) OpenView
2 2 (10.00%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (10.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (10.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 2 (10.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (5.00%) Netcool/Proviso
3 1 (5.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Remedy
1 6 (30.00%) Infovista
1 6 (30.00%) Cramer
2 4 (20.00%) HP
2 4 (20.00%) Cisco
3 3 (15.00%) Crossbeam
3 3 (15.00%) Nortel
3 3 (15.00%) Radware
3 3 (15.00%) Citrix
3 3 (15.00%) Veritas
3 3 (15.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (15.00%) F5
4 2 (10.00%) ServiceNow
4 2 (10.00%) Ericsson
4 2 (10.00%) Nokia
4 2 (10.00%) McAfee
4 2 (10.00%) EMC
4 2 (10.00%) Huawei
4 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) LANDesk