The first table below looks at the demand for Tivoli 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 over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Tivoli
Rank 123 80 87
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +7
Contract jobs citing Tivoli 19 39 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.60% 1.59% 1.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.67% 20.00% 15.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 16
Average daily rate £350 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.72% +3.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £215 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £476 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-36.36% +48.64%
Systems Management Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
285 195 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.02% 7.93% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 68 89
Average daily rate £350 £275 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £205 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 15 15
Average hourly rate £25.00 £19.04 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.30% +12.00%
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 £20.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.75 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+23.75% +8.10%
Tivoli
England

Tivoli
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Tivoli Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Tivoli
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 across the North West region.

Tivoli Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Tivoli
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Tivoli across the North West region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Tivoli Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Tivoli
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 across the North West region.

Tivoli Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Tivoli
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 within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 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 -23 9 £350 -15.20%
Manchester -7 5 £315 -
Merseyside - - - -
Tivoli
England

Tivoli
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Tivoli 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.

1 23 (60.53%) UNIX
2 14 (36.84%) IBM
3 13 (34.21%) AIX
3 13 (34.21%) Finance
4 12 (31.58%) Linux
5 11 (28.95%) Windows
5 11 (28.95%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 11 (28.95%) Banking
6 10 (26.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 10 (26.32%) ITIL
7 8 (21.05%) Oracle
7 8 (21.05%) Java
7 8 (21.05%) SQL
7 8 (21.05%) Middleware
8 7 (18.42%) WebSphere
9 6 (15.79%) Shell Script
9 6 (15.79%) LDAP
10 5 (13.16%) Solaris
10 5 (13.16%) Perl
10 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
10 5 (13.16%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (13.16%) Cisco
10 5 (13.16%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 5 (13.16%) CISSP
10 5 (13.16%) EMC
10 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (13.16%) Information Security
10 5 (13.16%) GIAC
10 5 (13.16%) CISA
10 5 (13.16%) Identity Management

Tivoli
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Tivoli 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (18.42%) WebSphere
2 5 (13.16%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (10.53%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (5.26%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.63%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (5.26%) MS Office
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP R/3
1 1 (2.63%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) LDAP
2 4 (10.53%) Firewall
2 4 (10.53%) SSL
3 3 (7.89%) FTP
4 2 (5.26%) DNS
5 1 (2.63%) LAN
5 1 (2.63%) HTTP
5 1 (2.63%) SAN
5 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) DB2
3 1 (2.63%) MSDE
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) LoadRunner
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (34.21%) Finance
2 11 (28.95%) Banking
3 3 (7.89%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Consultant
2 7 (18.42%) Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) Project Manager
3 3 (7.89%) Security Manager
3 3 (7.89%) Information Manager
3 3 (7.89%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (7.89%) Administrator
3 3 (7.89%) Middleware Specialist
4 2 (5.26%) Storage Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Middleware Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Backup Consultant
4 2 (5.26%) IT Consultant
4 2 (5.26%) Programme Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Operations Manager
4 2 (5.26%) AIX Administrator
4 2 (5.26%) Tivoli Consultant
4 2 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Author
5 1 (2.63%) Domino Consultant
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Computer Operator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) Middleware
2 5 (13.16%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
3 4 (10.53%) CSS
4 1 (2.63%) HTML
4 1 (2.63%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (2.63%) CMDB
3 1 (2.63%) Replication
3 1 (2.63%) Economics
3 1 (2.63%) Tandem
3 1 (2.63%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 23 (60.53%) UNIX
2 13 (34.21%) AIX
3 12 (31.58%) Linux
4 11 (28.95%) Windows
5 5 (13.16%) Solaris
5 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (7.89%) HPUX
8 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.63%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) ITIL
2 5 (13.16%) Information Security
2 5 (13.16%) Identity Management
3 4 (10.53%) Risk Management
4 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
4 3 (7.89%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.26%) Change Control
5 2 (5.26%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (5.26%) Service Management
5 2 (5.26%) Security Management
5 2 (5.26%) Migration
5 2 (5.26%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (2.63%) UML
6 1 (2.63%) Database Tuning
6 1 (2.63%) CAFM
6 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.63%) Validation
6 1 (2.63%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) Java
1 8 (21.05%) SQL
2 6 (15.79%) Shell Script
3 5 (13.16%) Perl
4 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.26%) VB
6 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) CISSP
1 5 (13.16%) GIAC
1 5 (13.16%) CISA
2 4 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.63%) MCP
3 1 (2.63%) IBM Certification
3 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.89%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 11 (28.95%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 10 (26.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 4 (10.53%) CA Wily
5 3 (7.89%) Unicenter
5 3 (7.89%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 2 (5.26%) BladeLogic
7 1 (2.63%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) IBM
2 8 (21.05%) Oracle
3 5 (13.16%) Cisco
3 5 (13.16%) EMC
4 4 (10.53%) Sun
5 3 (7.89%) CA
6 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.26%) HP
6 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.26%) JBoss
7 1 (2.63%) SAP
7 1 (2.63%) Citrix
7 1 (2.63%) Brocade
7 1 (2.63%) VMware