The first table below looks at the demand for Tivoli Storage Manager skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tivoli Storage Manager over the 3 months to 16 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 North West 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM)
Rank 126 101 124
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +23
Contract jobs citing Tivoli Storage Manager 12 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.37% 0.65% 0.36%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.11% 8.84% 4.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 0
Average daily rate £320 £444 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £325 £426
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -23.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-36.36% -21.42%
Systems Management Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
292 181 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.05% 7.39% 7.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 65 89
Average daily rate £350 £265 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.07% -17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £170 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 16 14
Average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £30.00 £17.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +18.91%
Tivoli Storage Manager
England

Tivoli Storage Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Tivoli Storage Manager across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Tivoli Storage Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Tivoli Storage Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Tivoli Storage Manager across the North West region.

Tivoli Storage Manager Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Tivoli Storage Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Tivoli Storage Manager across the North West region.

Tivoli Storage Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Tivoli Storage Manager
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tivoli Storage Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -12 8 £425 -5.55% 1
Manchester -13 3 £315 -21.25%
Tivoli Storage Manager
England

Tivoli Storage Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Tivoli Storage Manager 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 Tivoli Storage Manager.

1 10 (62.50%) Tivoli
2 9 (56.25%) EMC
3 6 (37.50%) UNIX
4 5 (31.25%) Linux
4 5 (31.25%) AIX
4 5 (31.25%) IBM
5 3 (18.75%) Finance
5 3 (18.75%) Clustering
5 3 (18.75%) Windows
5 3 (18.75%) SAN
6 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 2 (12.50%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 2 (12.50%) Service Management
6 2 (12.50%) SQL
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle
6 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 2 (12.50%) Solaris
6 2 (12.50%) Banking
6 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
6 2 (12.50%) High Availability
6 2 (12.50%) PowerHA
7 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
7 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (6.25%) Problem Management

Tivoli Storage Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Tivoli Storage Manager 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 Tivoli Storage Manager. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.25%) IBM HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) NAS
2 1 (6.25%) LDAP
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) Backup Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Storage Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Data Storage Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Middleware Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Storage Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Data Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Operations Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Support Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (6.25%) LPAR
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
2 1 (6.25%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) UNIX
2 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) AIX
3 3 (18.75%) Windows
4 2 (12.50%) Solaris
4 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Service Management
1 2 (12.50%) ITIL
1 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
2 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
2 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (6.25%) Database Tuning
2 1 (6.25%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MCP
1 1 (6.25%) IBM Certification
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) Tivoli
2 2 (12.50%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) EMC
2 5 (31.25%) IBM
3 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Brocade
4 1 (6.25%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix