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 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Tivoli Netcool
Rank 108 106 99
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Contract jobs citing Netcool 24 22 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.94% 0.81% 0.60%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.57% 11.46% 6.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 3
Average daily rate £305 £348 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.35% -7.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £349 £265
% change year-on-year
-12.60% +31.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.93 - -
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
227 192 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 8.91% 7.07% 9.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 100 83
Average daily rate £300 £331 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.43% -5.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £146 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £365 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -

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 11 February 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
Renfrewshire -1 21 £305 -12.29% 1
Glasgow +7 1 £338 -3.57% 1
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Netcool
UK

Netcool
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 40 (78.43%) SQL
1 40 (78.43%) Windows
1 40 (78.43%) AIX
1 40 (78.43%) MCSE
1 40 (78.43%) MCSA
1 40 (78.43%) Windows XP
1 40 (78.43%) Microsoft
1 40 (78.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 40 (78.43%) WinRunner
1 40 (78.43%) TestDirector
1 40 (78.43%) HP UFT
1 40 (78.43%) Veritas
1 40 (78.43%) Windows Server 2003
1 40 (78.43%) Active Directory
1 40 (78.43%) Citrix
1 40 (78.43%) Intel Security
1 40 (78.43%) VMware
1 40 (78.43%) VMware ESX
1 40 (78.43%) Clustering
1 40 (78.43%) Change Management
1 40 (78.43%) Software Testing
1 40 (78.43%) MCTS
1 40 (78.43%) MCITP
1 40 (78.43%) Windows Server 2008
1 40 (78.43%) Hyper-V
1 40 (78.43%) Test Automation
1 40 (78.43%) Windows 7
1 40 (78.43%) HP Quality Center
1 40 (78.43%) McAfee ePO
2 36 (70.59%) PDA

Netcool
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (1.96%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) FTP
1 5 (9.80%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 40 (78.43%) HP UFT
1 40 (78.43%) TestDirector
1 40 (78.43%) WinRunner
2 5 (9.80%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (9.80%) StarTeam
General
1 3 (5.88%) Banking
2 2 (3.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (54.90%) Analyst
1 28 (54.90%) Test Analyst
2 19 (37.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 19 (37.25%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 10 (19.61%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 8 (15.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) Test Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Tester
6 5 (9.80%) Monitoring Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Network Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Tivoli Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Tivoli Monitoring Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Active Directory Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Build Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Tester
9 2 (3.92%) IT Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) Technical Test Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) Technical Tester
Miscellaneous
1 40 (78.43%) Clustering
2 36 (70.59%) PDA
3 18 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 40 (78.43%) AIX
1 40 (78.43%) Windows
1 40 (78.43%) Windows 7
1 40 (78.43%) Windows Server 2003
1 40 (78.43%) Windows Server 2008
1 40 (78.43%) Windows XP
2 5 (9.80%) Unix
3 4 (7.84%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (78.43%) Change Management
1 40 (78.43%) Software Testing
1 40 (78.43%) Test Automation
2 33 (64.71%) Test Scripting
3 5 (9.80%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (9.80%) SDLC
3 5 (9.80%) TDD
4 4 (7.84%) Records Management
5 2 (3.92%) Requirements Management
6 1 (1.96%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 40 (78.43%) SQL
2 5 (9.80%) Perl
2 5 (9.80%) Python
3 2 (3.92%) C
4 1 (1.96%) C++
4 1 (1.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 40 (78.43%) MCITP
1 40 (78.43%) MCSA
1 40 (78.43%) MCSE
1 40 (78.43%) MCTS
1 40 (78.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (64.71%) ISTQB
3 32 (62.75%) Security Cleared
4 26 (50.98%) SC Cleared
5 5 (9.80%) CCNA
5 5 (9.80%) CCNP
5 5 (9.80%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 40 (78.43%) Active Directory
1 40 (78.43%) Hyper-V
1 40 (78.43%) VMware ESX
2 11 (21.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 40 (78.43%) HP Quality Center
1 40 (78.43%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (11.76%) Tivoli
2 6 (11.76%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (1.96%) TADDM
Vendors
1 40 (78.43%) Citrix
1 40 (78.43%) Intel Security
1 40 (78.43%) Microsoft
1 40 (78.43%) Veritas
1 40 (78.43%) VMware
2 6 (11.76%) IBM
3 5 (9.80%) Cisco
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