The table below looks at the statistics for Netcool skills in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 543 528 540
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Contract jobs citing Netcool 35 41 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.067% 0.085% 0.064%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.87% 1.18% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 12
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£325 £363 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £173 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £493 £498
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 - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4022 3481 3434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.70% 7.22% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2403 2086 1830
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 154 161
Average hourly rate £21.75 £22.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £40.00 £37.50
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 England

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

Netcool Jobs Demand Trend in England

Netcool
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Netcool Daily Rate Trend in England

Netcool
Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Netcool Daily Rate Histogram in England

Netcool
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Netcool Hourly Rate Trend in England

Netcool
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Netcool within the England 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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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
South East +17 25 £325 -22.38% 4
South West - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
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Netcool
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 30 (46.88%) Tivoli
2 22 (34.38%) Security Cleared
3 20 (31.25%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 18 (28.13%) SQL
4 18 (28.13%) IBM
5 16 (25.00%) UNIX
6 15 (23.44%) Windows
6 15 (23.44%) Veritas
7 14 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (21.88%) Remedy
8 13 (20.31%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
8 13 (20.31%) Active Directory
8 13 (20.31%) OpenView
8 13 (20.31%) HP
8 13 (20.31%) Citrix
9 11 (17.19%) SLA
9 11 (17.19%) Service Management
10 10 (15.63%) Telecoms
10 10 (15.63%) Finance
10 10 (15.63%) Solaris
10 10 (15.63%) Windows XP
11 9 (14.06%) ITIL
11 9 (14.06%) Cisco
11 9 (14.06%) Change Management
11 9 (14.06%) DV Cleared
11 9 (14.06%) Problem Management
11 9 (14.06%) Release Management
11 9 (14.06%) Network Management
12 8 (12.50%) HP SIM

Netcool
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 (7.81%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.69%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.13%) Apache
3 2 (3.13%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.56%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.13%) MS Office
3 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.56%) MS Project
3 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) GPRS
1 6 (9.38%) GSM
1 6 (9.38%) UMTS
2 4 (6.25%) tcpdump
2 4 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
2 4 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (6.25%) BIG-IP
2 4 (6.25%) Nortel Alteon
2 4 (6.25%) Wireshark
2 4 (6.25%) Firewall
2 4 (6.25%) TACACS
2 4 (6.25%) SMS
2 4 (6.25%) SNMP
3 3 (4.69%) CDMA
3 3 (4.69%) 3G
3 3 (4.69%) 2G
3 3 (4.69%) LTE
3 3 (4.69%) 4G
4 2 (3.13%) NAS
4 2 (3.13%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.94%) Oracle Database
2 5 (7.81%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.69%) MS Access
4 1 (1.56%) DB2
4 1 (1.56%) MySQL
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) WinRunner
1 5 (7.81%) TestDirector
1 5 (7.81%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.56%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.56%) Subversion
2 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (15.63%) Telecoms
1 10 (15.63%) Finance
2 8 (12.50%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.13%) Military
4 1 (1.56%) Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (21.88%) Analyst
2 11 (17.19%) Architect
3 8 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
4 6 (9.38%) Test Analyst
4 6 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (7.81%) Consultant
5 5 (7.81%) Project Manager
5 5 (7.81%) OSS Architect
5 5 (7.81%) OSS Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.25%) Data Network Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Security Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Network Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.69%) Performance Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Project Delivery Manager
8 2 (3.13%) Data Centre Manager
8 2 (3.13%) Project Leader
8 2 (3.13%) Network Architect
8 2 (3.13%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) WAP
2 3 (4.69%) Web Services
3 2 (3.13%) XML
4 1 (1.56%) WSDL
4 1 (1.56%) CGI
4 1 (1.56%) HTML
4 1 (1.56%) JMS
4 1 (1.56%) XSL
4 1 (1.56%) JSP
4 1 (1.56%) SOAP
4 1 (1.56%) Ajax
4 1 (1.56%) JSON
4 1 (1.56%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) SecurID
1 8 (12.50%) VAX
1 8 (12.50%) Hedge funds
1 8 (12.50%) AS400
2 7 (10.94%) Clustering
3 4 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.25%) Economics
4 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.56%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.56%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.56%) CMDB
5 1 (1.56%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.00%) UNIX
2 15 (23.44%) Windows
3 14 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (15.63%) Solaris
4 10 (15.63%) Windows XP
5 8 (12.50%) VMS
6 6 (9.38%) Linux
7 5 (7.81%) AIX
8 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.19%) Service Management
2 9 (14.06%) ITIL
2 9 (14.06%) Change Management
2 9 (14.06%) Problem Management
2 9 (14.06%) Release Management
2 9 (14.06%) Network Management
3 7 (10.94%) PRINCE2
3 7 (10.94%) Project Management
4 5 (7.81%) Configuration Management
4 5 (7.81%) Test Automation
5 4 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 4 (6.25%) Fault Management
6 3 (4.69%) SOA
6 3 (4.69%) TOGAF
6 3 (4.69%) System Testing
6 3 (4.69%) Test Scripting
6 3 (4.69%) Business Transformation
6 3 (4.69%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (4.69%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (4.69%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (28.13%) SQL
2 5 (7.81%) Perl
3 3 (4.69%) Java
4 2 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.56%) PHP
5 1 (1.56%) Korn
5 1 (1.56%) Groovy
5 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 22 (34.38%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.06%) DV Cleared
3 6 (9.38%) SC Cleared
4 5 (7.81%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (7.81%) CCNA
4 5 (7.81%) ISEB
5 4 (6.25%) CCSE
5 4 (6.25%) Degree
5 4 (6.25%) CCSA
5 4 (6.25%) CCSP
5 4 (6.25%) CCNP
6 3 (4.69%) PMP
6 3 (4.69%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.19%) SLA
2 6 (9.38%) QA
System Software
1 13 (20.31%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.25%) vSphere
3 2 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 30 (46.88%) Tivoli
2 20 (31.25%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 13 (20.31%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 13 (20.31%) OpenView
4 8 (12.50%) HP SIM
4 8 (12.50%) NetBackup
4 8 (12.50%) Backup Exec
4 8 (12.50%) BMC PATROL
4 8 (12.50%) Control-M
4 8 (12.50%) Legato
4 8 (12.50%) Tivoli NetView
5 6 (9.38%) Netcool/Webtop
6 5 (7.81%) OPNET
6 5 (7.81%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (7.81%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (4.69%) NSN NetAct
8 2 (3.13%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 1 (1.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (28.13%) IBM
2 15 (23.44%) Veritas
3 14 (21.88%) Remedy
4 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
4 13 (20.31%) HP
4 13 (20.31%) Citrix
5 9 (14.06%) Cisco
6 8 (12.50%) Wall Street Systems
6 8 (12.50%) Greenplum
6 8 (12.50%) Oracle
7 5 (7.81%) EMC
7 5 (7.81%) BMC
7 5 (7.81%) McAfee
7 5 (7.81%) Cramer
7 5 (7.81%) NetCracker
8 4 (6.25%) F5
8 4 (6.25%) Crossbeam
8 4 (6.25%) Radware
8 4 (6.25%) CheckPoint
8 4 (6.25%) Nortel