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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Tivoli Netcool
Rank 14 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing Netcool 7 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 8.75% 19.64% 6.67%
As % of the Systems Management category 26.92% 35.48% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 1
Average daily rate £395 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.62% -1.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.45% -1.33%
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
26 31 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 32.50% 55.36% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 31 2
Average daily rate £335 £375 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.66% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £343 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £425 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
Netcool
Renfrewshire

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 18 April 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%) Windows
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (86.67%) SC Cleared
2 13 (86.67%) Security Cleared
3 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
4 10 (66.67%) SQL
4 10 (66.67%) Windows XP
4 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (53.33%) HP
5 8 (53.33%) QA
6 7 (46.67%) Problem Management
6 7 (46.67%) Service Management
6 7 (46.67%) Firewall
6 7 (46.67%) Citrix
6 7 (46.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 4 (26.67%) SAN
7 4 (26.67%) DHCP
7 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
7 4 (26.67%) DNS
7 4 (26.67%) VBScript
7 4 (26.67%) VB
7 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
7 4 (26.67%) Thin Client
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (26.67%) Fat Client
7 4 (26.67%) PKI
7 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
8 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V

Netcool
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Firewall
2 4 (26.67%) SAN
2 4 (26.67%) DHCP
2 4 (26.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) FTP
3 1 (6.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) WinRunner
1 3 (20.00%) TestDirector
1 3 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (6.67%) StarTeam
2 1 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Radia Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Wintel Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Support Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Thin Client
1 4 (26.67%) Fat Client
1 4 (26.67%) PKI
2 3 (20.00%) PDA
2 3 (20.00%) Clustering
2 3 (20.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (20.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Problem Management
1 7 (46.67%) Service Management
2 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (20.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) VBScript
2 4 (26.67%) VB
2 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) SC Cleared
1 13 (86.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) MCITP
2 3 (20.00%) MCTS
2 3 (20.00%) MCSE
2 3 (20.00%) MCSA
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) HP
3 7 (46.67%) Citrix
4 3 (20.00%) VMware
4 3 (20.00%) Veritas
4 3 (20.00%) McAfee
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco