The table below looks at the statistics for Netcool skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Netcool over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Tivoli Netcool
Rank 113 114 110
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing Netcool 14 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.46% 0.68% 0.66%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.74% 8.70% 8.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 14
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.31% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £344 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £416 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £373
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -10.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Systems Management Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
244 207 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 8.07% 7.83% 7.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 101 105
Average daily rate £325 £375 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +3.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £280 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Average hourly rate £31.00 £16.00 £31.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.75% -49.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +25.00%

Netcool
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Netcool Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Netcool
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Netcool Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Netcool
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Netcool across the Scotland region.

Netcool Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Netcool
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Netcool within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
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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
Renfrewshire 0 8 £336 -14.76%
Glasgow -1 4 £350 -
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Netcool
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 35 (97.22%) Citrix
1 35 (97.22%) Veritas
2 34 (94.44%) SQL
2 34 (94.44%) Clustering
3 25 (69.44%) Security Cleared
4 24 (66.67%) SC Cleared
5 20 (55.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 20 (55.56%) SAN
5 20 (55.56%) Active Directory
6 19 (52.78%) Solaris
6 19 (52.78%) Linux
6 19 (52.78%) NAS
6 19 (52.78%) Tivoli
6 19 (52.78%) Configuration Management
6 19 (52.78%) IPsec
6 19 (52.78%) Software Distribution
7 18 (50.00%) Windows
8 16 (44.44%) VMware
8 16 (44.44%) VMware ESX
9 15 (41.67%) Software Testing
9 15 (41.67%) MCTS
9 15 (41.67%) MCITP
9 15 (41.67%) PDA
9 15 (41.67%) Change Management
9 15 (41.67%) Test Automation
9 15 (41.67%) Windows 7
9 15 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
9 15 (41.67%) Hyper-V
9 15 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (41.67%) AIX

Netcool
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (55.56%) SAN
2 19 (52.78%) NAS
2 19 (52.78%) IPsec
3 1 (2.78%) FTP
3 1 (2.78%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 15 (41.67%) WinRunner
1 15 (41.67%) TestDirector
1 15 (41.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (2.78%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (2.78%) Military
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Integration Engineer
2 10 (27.78%) Test Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 1 (2.78%) Network Engineer
4 1 (2.78%) Tester
4 1 (2.78%) Technical Tester
4 1 (2.78%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) HTML
1 1 (2.78%) XML
1 1 (2.78%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 34 (94.44%) Clustering
2 15 (41.67%) PDA
3 11 (30.56%) Computer Science
4 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (52.78%) Solaris
1 19 (52.78%) Linux
2 18 (50.00%) Windows
3 15 (41.67%) Windows 7
3 15 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (41.67%) AIX
3 15 (41.67%) Windows XP
3 15 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) Configuration Management
1 19 (52.78%) Software Distribution
2 15 (41.67%) Software Testing
2 15 (41.67%) Change Management
2 15 (41.67%) Test Automation
3 14 (38.89%) Test Scripting
4 1 (2.78%) Workflow
4 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.78%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.78%) Information Assurance
4 1 (2.78%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 34 (94.44%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) XPath
2 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (69.44%) Security Cleared
2 24 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 15 (41.67%) MCTS
3 15 (41.67%) MCITP
3 15 (41.67%) MCSE
3 15 (41.67%) MCSA
3 15 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (36.11%) ISTQB
5 11 (30.56%) Degree
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.78%) CCNP
6 1 (2.78%) CCNA
System Software
1 20 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 16 (44.44%) VMware ESX
3 15 (41.67%) Hyper-V
4 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (55.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 19 (52.78%) Tivoli
3 15 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
3 15 (41.67%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.78%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 35 (97.22%) Citrix
1 35 (97.22%) Veritas
2 16 (44.44%) VMware
3 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 15 (41.67%) McAfee
4 1 (2.78%) Juniper
4 1 (2.78%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco