The table below looks at the statistics for Netcool skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Netcool over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Tivoli Netcool
Rank 124 132 123
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Contract jobs citing Netcool 14 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.55% 0.19% 0.36%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.49% 3.03% 4.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 9
Median daily rate £283 £345 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.97% +2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £321 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £353 £376
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
Netcool
UK

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
312 198 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 12.20% 6.21% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 102 133
Median daily rate £330 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £140 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £376 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.33% +11.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 8
Median hourly rate £41.00 £18.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+121.62% -32.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £21.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+33.72% +11.68%

Netcool
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Netcool as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Netcool within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Renfrewshire -17 9 £289 -16.23%
Glasgow +3 3 £290 -
Edinburgh - 2 £245 -
Netcool
UK

Netcool
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Netcool also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Netcool.

1 43 (84.31%) SQL
1 43 (84.31%) Windows
2 42 (82.35%) AIX
2 42 (82.35%) Windows XP
2 42 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 42 (82.35%) Windows Server 2003
2 42 (82.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (70.59%) Security Cleared
4 30 (58.82%) Windows 7
4 30 (58.82%) McAfee ePO
4 30 (58.82%) Veritas
4 30 (58.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (58.82%) Active Directory
4 30 (58.82%) Citrix
4 30 (58.82%) MCSE
4 30 (58.82%) MCSA
4 30 (58.82%) Intel Security
4 30 (58.82%) Change Management
4 30 (58.82%) Clustering
4 30 (58.82%) Software Testing
4 30 (58.82%) MCTS
4 30 (58.82%) MCITP
5 29 (56.86%) ISTQB
5 29 (56.86%) Hyper-V
6 27 (52.94%) Smoke Testing
6 27 (52.94%) Test Scripting
7 24 (47.06%) SC Cleared
8 23 (45.10%) VMware
8 23 (45.10%) VMware ESX
8 23 (45.10%) WinRunner

Netcool
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (13.73%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.84%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) MS Office
2 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.69%) FTP
1 8 (15.69%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 23 (45.10%) HP UFT
1 23 (45.10%) TestDirector
1 23 (45.10%) WinRunner
2 15 (29.41%) StarTeam
3 8 (15.69%) Rational DOORS
Job Titles
1 20 (39.22%) Analyst
1 20 (39.22%) Test Analyst
2 15 (29.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 15 (29.41%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 9 (17.65%) Monitoring Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) Network Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
5 7 (13.73%) Build Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
7 5 (9.80%) Monitoring Specialist
8 4 (7.84%) Test Manager
9 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Tester
9 3 (5.88%) Tester
10 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Manager
10 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Test Manager
10 2 (3.92%) Test Engineer
11 1 (1.96%) Junior Network Engineer
11 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
11 1 (1.96%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.49%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 30 (58.82%) Clustering
2 21 (41.18%) PDA
3 14 (27.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 43 (84.31%) Windows
2 42 (82.35%) AIX
2 42 (82.35%) Windows Server 2003
2 42 (82.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 42 (82.35%) Windows XP
3 30 (58.82%) Windows 7
4 12 (23.53%) HPUX
4 12 (23.53%) Linux
4 12 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (23.53%) Solaris
5 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (11.76%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (58.82%) Change Management
1 30 (58.82%) Software Testing
2 27 (52.94%) Smoke Testing
2 27 (52.94%) Test Scripting
3 23 (45.10%) Test Automation
4 13 (25.49%) ITIL
4 13 (25.49%) Release Management
4 13 (25.49%) Service Management
5 6 (11.76%) Requirements Management
5 6 (11.76%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (3.92%) Records Management
7 1 (1.96%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (84.31%) SQL
2 13 (25.49%) Bourne shell
2 13 (25.49%) Java
2 13 (25.49%) Korn
2 13 (25.49%) Perl
2 13 (25.49%) PowerShell
2 13 (25.49%) VBScript
3 5 (9.80%) C
Qualifications
1 36 (70.59%) Security Cleared
2 30 (58.82%) MCITP
2 30 (58.82%) MCSA
2 30 (58.82%) MCSE
2 30 (58.82%) MCTS
2 30 (58.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (56.86%) ISTQB
4 24 (47.06%) SC Cleared
5 9 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (15.69%) CCNA
6 8 (15.69%) CCNP
6 8 (15.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 30 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 29 (56.86%) Hyper-V
3 23 (45.10%) VMware ESX
4 11 (21.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 30 (58.82%) McAfee ePO
2 23 (45.10%) HP Quality Center
3 13 (25.49%) SCOM
4 12 (23.53%) Tivoli
5 11 (21.57%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 42 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 30 (58.82%) Citrix
2 30 (58.82%) Intel Security
2 30 (58.82%) Veritas
3 23 (45.10%) VMware
4 13 (25.49%) IBM
5 12 (23.53%) CA
5 12 (23.53%) HP
5 12 (23.53%) Red Hat
6 8 (15.69%) Cisco