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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Tivoli Netcool
Rank 116 116 96
Rank change year-on-year
0 -20
Contract jobs citing Netcool 11 14 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.42% 0.54% 0.85%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.07% 5.93% 12.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 1
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£238 £260 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.65% -35.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £319 £373
% change year-on-year
+9.49% -14.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.50
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
270 236 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.20% 9.07% 6.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 109 56
Average daily rate £400 £308 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.08% -18.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £195 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 23 18
Average hourly rate £30.50 £17.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.28% -13.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £16.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £27.20 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -16.83%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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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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 3 £173 -28.49% 2
Reading +3 3 - -
Netcool
South East

Netcool
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 9 (37.50%) Network Management
2 8 (33.33%) Cisco
3 7 (29.17%) OpenView
3 7 (29.17%) HP
3 7 (29.17%) Tivoli
3 7 (29.17%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 7 (29.17%) SLA
3 7 (29.17%) Firewall
3 7 (29.17%) Fault Management
4 6 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (25.00%) Wireshark
4 6 (25.00%) Crossbeam
4 6 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
4 6 (25.00%) CCSA
4 6 (25.00%) CCSE
4 6 (25.00%) BIG-IP
4 6 (25.00%) Nortel Alteon
4 6 (25.00%) F5
4 6 (25.00%) tcpdump
4 6 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 6 (25.00%) TACACS
4 6 (25.00%) Radware
4 6 (25.00%) Nortel
4 6 (25.00%) CCSP
4 6 (25.00%) CCNP
4 6 (25.00%) CCNA
4 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (25.00%) SMS
4 6 (25.00%) WAP

Netcool
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (4.17%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
1 1 (4.17%) PaaS
1 1 (4.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) Firewall
2 6 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (25.00%) Wireshark
2 6 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
2 6 (25.00%) BIG-IP
2 6 (25.00%) Nortel Alteon
2 6 (25.00%) tcpdump
2 6 (25.00%) TACACS
2 6 (25.00%) SMS
3 4 (16.67%) Network Security
3 4 (16.67%) LTE
3 4 (16.67%) 4G
3 4 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (16.67%) 2G
3 4 (16.67%) SNMP
4 2 (8.33%) Wireless
5 1 (4.17%) DNS
5 1 (4.17%) Kerberos
5 1 (4.17%) MPLS
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) WinRunner
1 1 (4.17%) TestDirector
1 1 (4.17%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
2 1 (4.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Security Engineer
1 6 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 6 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Test Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) Data Network Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Integration Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Project Leader
4 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) Clustering
4 1 (4.17%) PKI
4 1 (4.17%) CMDB
4 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) UNIX
2 4 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.33%) Windows
4 1 (4.17%) AIX
4 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.17%) VMS
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Network Management
2 7 (29.17%) Fault Management
3 4 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 4 (16.67%) Release Management
3 4 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (16.67%) Change Management
4 3 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (8.33%) Change Control
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL
6 1 (4.17%) ITSM
6 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.17%) Workflow
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) Python
2 1 (4.17%) C#
2 1 (4.17%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) CCSA
1 6 (25.00%) CCSE
1 6 (25.00%) CCSP
1 6 (25.00%) CCNP
1 6 (25.00%) CCNA
1 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (20.83%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) ISEB
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.17%) vSphere
1 1 (4.17%) LXC
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) OpenView
1 7 (29.17%) Tivoli
1 7 (29.17%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 4 (16.67%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (4.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.17%) WSUS
3 1 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (4.17%) Puppet
3 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (4.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Cisco
2 7 (29.17%) HP
3 6 (25.00%) Crossbeam
3 6 (25.00%) F5
3 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (25.00%) Radware
3 6 (25.00%) Nortel
4 4 (16.67%) Huawei
4 4 (16.67%) Cramer
4 4 (16.67%) Infovista
5 3 (12.50%) IBM
5 3 (12.50%) Ericsson
6 2 (8.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 2 (8.33%) Remedy
6 2 (8.33%) Nokia
7 1 (4.17%) Veritas
7 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.17%) BMC
7 1 (4.17%) Citrix
7 1 (4.17%) EMC