The table below looks at the statistics for Netcool skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Netcool over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Tivoli Netcool
Rank 34 21 20
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Contract jobs citing Netcool 25 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 6.81% 6.48% 7.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 34.25% 25.93% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 6
Average daily rate £269 £325 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.38% -17.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £325 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £325 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £355 £378
% change year-on-year
-19.78% -6.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 - -
Netcool
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Renfrewshire region.

Systems Management Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
73 27 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 19.89% 25.00% 30.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 17 21
Average daily rate £330 £267 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.71% -20.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £127 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £423 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -19.26%

Netcool
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Netcool Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

Netcool
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Netcool Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Netcool
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Netcool within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Erskine -20 24 £271 -16.76%
Netcool
Scotland

Netcool
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 38 (90.48%) SQL
1 38 (90.48%) Windows
1 38 (90.48%) AIX
1 38 (90.48%) Windows XP
1 38 (90.48%) Windows Server 2003
1 38 (90.48%) Windows Server 2008
2 37 (88.10%) Microsoft
3 32 (76.19%) MCSE
3 32 (76.19%) MCSA
3 32 (76.19%) Intel Security
3 32 (76.19%) WinRunner
3 32 (76.19%) TestDirector
3 32 (76.19%) HP UFT
3 32 (76.19%) Veritas
3 32 (76.19%) Active Directory
3 32 (76.19%) Citrix
3 32 (76.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (76.19%) Change Management
3 32 (76.19%) VMware
3 32 (76.19%) VMware ESX
3 32 (76.19%) Clustering
3 32 (76.19%) Software Testing
3 32 (76.19%) MCTS
3 32 (76.19%) MCITP
3 32 (76.19%) Hyper-V
3 32 (76.19%) Test Automation
3 32 (76.19%) Windows 7
3 32 (76.19%) HP Quality Center
3 32 (76.19%) McAfee ePO
4 30 (71.43%) PDA

Netcool
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 (4.76%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) FTP
1 4 (9.52%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 32 (76.19%) HP UFT
1 32 (76.19%) TestDirector
1 32 (76.19%) WinRunner
2 4 (9.52%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (9.52%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Analyst
1 21 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 18 (42.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 18 (42.86%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Test Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Tester
5 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Tester
5 4 (9.52%) Monitoring Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Network Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Monitoring Specialist
6 3 (7.14%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Build Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Test Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 32 (76.19%) Clustering
2 30 (71.43%) PDA
3 15 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 38 (90.48%) AIX
1 38 (90.48%) Windows
1 38 (90.48%) Windows Server 2003
1 38 (90.48%) Windows Server 2008
1 38 (90.48%) Windows XP
2 32 (76.19%) Windows 7
3 6 (14.29%) HPUX
3 6 (14.29%) Linux
3 6 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (14.29%) Solaris
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (76.19%) Change Management
1 32 (76.19%) Software Testing
1 32 (76.19%) Test Automation
2 29 (69.05%) Test Scripting
3 6 (14.29%) ITIL
3 6 (14.29%) Release Management
3 6 (14.29%) Service Management
4 2 (4.76%) Records Management
5 1 (2.38%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (90.48%) SQL
2 6 (14.29%) Bourne shell
2 6 (14.29%) Java
2 6 (14.29%) Korn
2 6 (14.29%) Perl
2 6 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 6 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (76.19%) MCITP
1 32 (76.19%) MCSA
1 32 (76.19%) MCSE
1 32 (76.19%) MCTS
1 32 (76.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (69.05%) ISTQB
3 27 (64.29%) Security Cleared
4 17 (40.48%) SC Cleared
5 4 (9.52%) CCNA
5 4 (9.52%) CCNP
5 4 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 32 (76.19%) Active Directory
1 32 (76.19%) Hyper-V
1 32 (76.19%) VMware ESX
2 12 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 32 (76.19%) HP Quality Center
1 32 (76.19%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (14.29%) SCOM
2 6 (14.29%) Tivoli
3 4 (9.52%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 37 (88.10%) Microsoft
2 32 (76.19%) Citrix
2 32 (76.19%) Intel Security
2 32 (76.19%) Veritas
2 32 (76.19%) VMware
3 6 (14.29%) IBM
3 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 5 (11.90%) CA
4 5 (11.90%) HP
5 4 (9.52%) Cisco