The first table below looks at the demand for Netcool skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Netcool over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Erskine region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Tivoli Netcool
Rank 25 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Contract jobs citing Netcool 8 3 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 5.41% 14.29% 77.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.51% 30.00% 90.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 11
Average daily rate
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£334 £300 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% -22.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £240 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £300 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Systems Management Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
41 10 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 27.70% 47.62% 85.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 9 13
Average daily rate £340 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £493 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.69% +22.85%
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Netcool
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

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

Netcool Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

Netcool
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Netcool Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

Netcool
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 14 (93.33%) Citrix
2 13 (86.67%) SC Cleared
2 13 (86.67%) Security Cleared
3 11 (73.33%) SQL
4 10 (66.67%) Windows
4 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 10 (66.67%) Clustering
5 9 (60.00%) Veritas
6 8 (53.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
7 7 (46.67%) SAN
7 7 (46.67%) Change Management
8 6 (40.00%) VMware
8 6 (40.00%) VMware ESX
8 6 (40.00%) Software Testing
8 6 (40.00%) MCTS
8 6 (40.00%) MCITP
8 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
8 6 (40.00%) PDA
8 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
8 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
8 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
8 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
8 6 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (40.00%) McAfee ePO
8 6 (40.00%) WinRunner
8 6 (40.00%) TestDirector
8 6 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
8 6 (40.00%) HP

Netcool
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) SAN
2 4 (26.67%) IPsec
2 4 (26.67%) NAS
2 4 (26.67%) DHCP
2 4 (26.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) WinRunner
1 6 (40.00%) TestDirector
1 6 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Test Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Build Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Radia Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Clustering
2 6 (40.00%) PDA
3 4 (26.67%) Fat Client
3 4 (26.67%) PKI
3 4 (26.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) AIX
2 6 (40.00%) Windows XP
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (33.33%) Linux
4 4 (26.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Change Management
2 6 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (26.67%) Software Distribution
3 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) VBScript
2 4 (26.67%) VB
2 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) SC Cleared
1 13 (86.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) MCSE
2 6 (40.00%) MCSA
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (40.00%) MCTS
2 6 (40.00%) MCITP
2 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) VMware ESX
2 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (40.00%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (26.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Citrix
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 9 (60.00%) Veritas
4 6 (40.00%) McAfee
4 6 (40.00%) VMware
4 6 (40.00%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle
5 1 (6.67%) IBM