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 26 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Tivoli Netcool
Rank 513 500 460
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -40
Contract jobs citing Netcool 43 30 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.093% 0.067% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.13% 0.92% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 15 22
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£255 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £222 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £366 £373
% change year-on-year
-4.70% -1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.50
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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
3816 3270 2724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.26% 7.35% 6.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2345 1941 1497
Average daily rate £425 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.73% +5.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £334 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 137 198
Average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.80 £13.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £32.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -18.44%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 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
South East -21 15 £255 -1.92% 2
London +8 12 £385 -3.75% 2
South West - 1 £678 -
West Midlands - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
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Netcool
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 37 (44.58%) IBM
2 35 (42.17%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 22 (26.51%) Tivoli
4 21 (25.30%) Remedy
5 20 (24.10%) SQL
6 17 (20.48%) Cisco
7 16 (19.28%) SCOM
7 16 (19.28%) Network Management
8 15 (18.07%) SCCM
8 15 (18.07%) Telecoms
9 14 (16.87%) Security Cleared
10 13 (15.66%) TACACS
10 13 (15.66%) Windows
10 13 (15.66%) Linux
11 12 (14.46%) Oracle
12 11 (13.25%) CheckPoint
12 11 (13.25%) Change Management
12 11 (13.25%) F5
13 10 (12.05%) 4G
13 10 (12.05%) LTE
13 10 (12.05%) NSN NetAct
13 10 (12.05%) Firewall
13 10 (12.05%) 2G
13 10 (12.05%) ITIL
13 10 (12.05%) UNIX
13 10 (12.05%) SLA
13 10 (12.05%) SNMP
14 9 (10.84%) Perl
14 9 (10.84%) Tivoli Monitoring
14 9 (10.84%) DV Cleared

Netcool
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 2 (2.41%) Apache
1 2 (2.41%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.20%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.20%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.20%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.20%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (8.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.20%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) SaaS
1 1 (1.20%) PaaS
1 1 (1.20%) IaaS
1 1 (1.20%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.66%) TACACS
2 10 (12.05%) Firewall
2 10 (12.05%) 2G
2 10 (12.05%) LTE
2 10 (12.05%) 4G
2 10 (12.05%) SNMP
3 8 (9.64%) GPRS
3 8 (9.64%) GSM
3 8 (9.64%) Radio Access Network
4 7 (8.43%) SMS
4 7 (8.43%) UMTS
5 6 (7.23%) 3G
5 6 (7.23%) tcpdump
5 6 (7.23%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (7.23%) BIG-IP
5 6 (7.23%) Nortel Alteon
5 6 (7.23%) Wireshark
5 6 (7.23%) Cisco PIX
6 5 (6.02%) IPsec
6 5 (6.02%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.02%) Oracle Database
2 4 (4.82%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.61%) MS Access
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.20%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) WinRunner
1 2 (2.41%) TestDirector
1 2 (2.41%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.20%) StarTeam
2 1 (1.20%) Eclipse
General
1 15 (18.07%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.82%) Finance
3 2 (2.41%) Banking
4 1 (1.20%) Billing
4 1 (1.20%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.20%) Legal
4 1 (1.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (15.66%) SCCM Specialist
2 10 (12.05%) Analyst
3 9 (10.84%) Architect
4 8 (9.64%) Network Engineer
5 6 (7.23%) Consultant
5 6 (7.23%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (7.23%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (7.23%) Security Engineer
6 5 (6.02%) Data Network Engineer
6 5 (6.02%) Test Analyst
7 4 (4.82%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (4.82%) OSS Architect
8 3 (3.61%) OSS Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.61%) Performance Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) Technical Support
9 2 (2.41%) Support Engineer
9 2 (2.41%) Support Analyst
9 2 (2.41%) Developer
9 2 (2.41%) NOC Engineer
9 2 (2.41%) Network Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.23%) WAP
2 2 (2.41%) Web Services
3 1 (1.20%) XML
3 1 (1.20%) XSL
3 1 (1.20%) JMS
3 1 (1.20%) WSDL
3 1 (1.20%) CGI
3 1 (1.20%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.20%) JNDI
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.20%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.23%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.82%) Clustering
4 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.41%) Statistics
5 2 (2.41%) CMDB
6 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.20%) Economics
6 1 (1.20%) PKI
6 1 (1.20%) PDA
6 1 (1.20%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.20%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.66%) Windows
1 13 (15.66%) Linux
2 10 (12.05%) UNIX
3 6 (7.23%) Solaris
4 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (4.82%) Windows XP
6 3 (3.61%) AIX
7 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.20%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.28%) Network Management
2 11 (13.25%) Change Management
3 10 (12.05%) ITIL
4 8 (9.64%) Load Balancing
5 7 (8.43%) Fault Management
6 5 (6.02%) Service Management
7 4 (4.82%) Configuration Management
7 4 (4.82%) Project Management
7 4 (4.82%) PRINCE2
7 4 (4.82%) Integration Testing
7 4 (4.82%) Problem Management
7 4 (4.82%) Release Management
7 4 (4.82%) ITIL V3
7 4 (4.82%) Performance Management
7 4 (4.82%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (4.82%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (4.82%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (3.61%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (3.61%) ITSM
9 2 (2.41%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (24.10%) SQL
2 9 (10.84%) Perl
3 5 (6.02%) Shell Script
4 3 (3.61%) Java
5 1 (1.20%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.20%) C
5 1 (1.20%) C#
5 1 (1.20%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (16.87%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.84%) DV Cleared
3 8 (9.64%) CCNP
3 8 (9.64%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (8.43%) CCNA
5 6 (7.23%) SC Cleared
5 6 (7.23%) CCSP
5 6 (7.23%) CCSA
5 6 (7.23%) CCSE
6 5 (6.02%) Degree
7 1 (1.20%) MCTS
7 1 (1.20%) MCITP
7 1 (1.20%) ISEB
7 1 (1.20%) MCSE
7 1 (1.20%) MCSA
7 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.20%) PMP
7 1 (1.20%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.20%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.05%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.41%) VMware ESX
2 2 (2.41%) vSphere
3 1 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.20%) Docker
3 1 (1.20%) LXC
3 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.20%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 35 (42.17%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 22 (26.51%) Tivoli
3 16 (19.28%) SCOM
4 15 (18.07%) SCCM
5 10 (12.05%) NSN NetAct
6 9 (10.84%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 7 (8.43%) OpenView
8 5 (6.02%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 5 (6.02%) Cisco Prime
9 3 (3.61%) OPNET
10 2 (2.41%) MOM
10 2 (2.41%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (2.41%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (1.20%) Puppet
11 1 (1.20%) ZABBIX
11 1 (1.20%) NetBackup
11 1 (1.20%) WSUS
11 1 (1.20%) Netcool/Webtop
Vendors
1 37 (44.58%) IBM
2 21 (25.30%) Remedy
3 17 (20.48%) Cisco
4 12 (14.46%) Oracle
5 11 (13.25%) CheckPoint
5 11 (13.25%) F5
6 8 (9.64%) Cramer
6 8 (9.64%) Microsoft
6 8 (9.64%) HP
7 7 (8.43%) EMC
7 7 (8.43%) Citrix
7 7 (8.43%) McAfee
8 6 (7.23%) Radware
8 6 (7.23%) Crossbeam
8 6 (7.23%) Greenplum
8 6 (7.23%) Business Objects
8 6 (7.23%) Nortel
9 5 (6.02%) Huawei
9 5 (6.02%) Infovista
10 4 (4.82%) Veritas