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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Tivoli Netcool
Rank 102 111 113
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Contract jobs citing Netcool 20 25 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.92% 0.78% 0.62%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.13% 10.37% 7.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 14
Median daily rate £285 £313 £274
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.80% +14.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £298 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £440 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £348 £300
% change year-on-year
-16.54% +15.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
246 241 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.30% 7.53% 8.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 123 142
Median daily rate £335 £325 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -2.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £120 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.39% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 1
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.21% -43.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.66%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Netcool across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Netcool Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 September 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 -20 15 £300 -4.00%
Glasgow +8 5 £285 -24.00%
Netcool
UK

Netcool
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 44 (100.00%) SQL
2 37 (84.09%) Windows
3 36 (81.82%) AIX
3 36 (81.82%) Windows XP
3 36 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 36 (81.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 36 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (70.45%) Active Directory
4 31 (70.45%) Veritas
4 31 (70.45%) Citrix
4 31 (70.45%) Clustering
5 24 (54.55%) Change Management
5 24 (54.55%) Software Testing
5 24 (54.55%) ISTQB
5 24 (54.55%) Intel Security
5 24 (54.55%) McAfee ePO
6 23 (52.27%) Hyper-V
6 23 (52.27%) Windows 7
6 23 (52.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 23 (52.27%) MCSE
6 23 (52.27%) MCSA
6 23 (52.27%) Security Cleared
6 23 (52.27%) MCTS
6 23 (52.27%) MCITP
7 21 (47.73%) Test Scripting
8 20 (45.45%) Smoke Testing
9 19 (43.18%) Solaris
9 19 (43.18%) Linux
9 19 (43.18%) Tivoli
10 17 (38.64%) SharePoint

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 17 (38.64%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.09%) OpenStack
Applications
1 16 (36.36%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (36.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) IPsec
1 7 (15.91%) NAS
1 7 (15.91%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (38.64%) StarTeam
2 7 (15.91%) HP UFT
2 7 (15.91%) TestDirector
2 7 (15.91%) WinRunner
General
1 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Analyst
1 13 (29.55%) Test Analyst
2 9 (20.45%) Monitoring Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
4 7 (15.91%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 7 (15.91%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
5 6 (13.64%) Integration Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Monitoring Specialist
6 5 (11.36%) Tester
7 4 (9.09%) Test Manager
8 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Tester
9 2 (4.55%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
9 2 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support
9 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
10 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Test Manager
10 1 (2.27%) Senior Analyst
10 1 (2.27%) Senior Test Analyst
10 1 (2.27%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (29.55%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 31 (70.45%) Clustering
2 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (15.91%) PDA
4 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 37 (84.09%) Windows
2 36 (81.82%) AIX
2 36 (81.82%) Windows Server 2003
2 36 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
2 36 (81.82%) Windows XP
3 23 (52.27%) Windows 7
4 19 (43.18%) Linux
4 19 (43.18%) Solaris
5 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (36.36%) Windows 10
7 12 (27.27%) HPUX
7 12 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (13.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (54.55%) Change Management
1 24 (54.55%) Software Testing
2 21 (47.73%) Test Scripting
3 20 (45.45%) Smoke Testing
4 16 (36.36%) Server Virtualisation
5 13 (29.55%) ITIL
5 13 (29.55%) Release Management
5 13 (29.55%) Service Management
6 7 (15.91%) Configuration Management
6 7 (15.91%) Server Building
6 7 (15.91%) Software Distribution
6 7 (15.91%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.27%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.27%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (29.55%) Bourne shell
2 13 (29.55%) Java
2 13 (29.55%) Korn
2 13 (29.55%) Perl
2 13 (29.55%) PowerShell
2 13 (29.55%) VBScript
3 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (54.55%) ISTQB
2 23 (52.27%) MCITP
2 23 (52.27%) MCSA
2 23 (52.27%) MCSE
2 23 (52.27%) MCTS
2 23 (52.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (52.27%) Security Cleared
3 15 (34.09%) SC Cleared
4 9 (20.45%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (13.64%) Degree
6 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 31 (70.45%) Active Directory
2 23 (52.27%) Hyper-V
3 7 (15.91%) VMware ESX
4 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (54.55%) McAfee ePO
2 19 (43.18%) Tivoli
3 13 (29.55%) SCOM
4 11 (25.00%) HP SiteScope
5 7 (15.91%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (15.91%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 36 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 31 (70.45%) Citrix
2 31 (70.45%) Veritas
3 24 (54.55%) Intel Security
4 13 (29.55%) IBM
5 12 (27.27%) CA
5 12 (27.27%) HP
5 12 (27.27%) Red Hat
6 7 (15.91%) VMware