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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Tivoli Netcool
Rank 114 104 108
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Contract jobs citing Netcool 16 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.58% 0.41% 0.30%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.80% 7.19% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 5
Average daily rate
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£274 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.96% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £298 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £355 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £353 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +8.46%
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
205 139 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 7.43% 5.63% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 68 71
Average daily rate £325 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £259 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £483 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 10
Average hourly rate - £160.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +814.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +27.02%

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
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 17 September 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 23 (92.00%) SQL
1 23 (92.00%) Citrix
1 23 (92.00%) Clustering
2 22 (88.00%) Veritas
3 20 (80.00%) SC Cleared
3 20 (80.00%) Security Cleared
4 19 (76.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 18 (72.00%) Active Directory
6 16 (64.00%) SAN
6 16 (64.00%) Linux
6 16 (64.00%) Tivoli
6 16 (64.00%) NAS
6 16 (64.00%) Software Distribution
7 15 (60.00%) Configuration Management
7 15 (60.00%) IPsec
7 15 (60.00%) Solaris
8 9 (36.00%) Windows
9 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (28.00%) McAfee ePO
10 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
10 7 (28.00%) Windows XP
10 7 (28.00%) VMware
10 7 (28.00%) VMware ESX
10 7 (28.00%) McAfee
11 6 (24.00%) Change Management
11 6 (24.00%) AIX
12 5 (20.00%) MCSE
12 5 (20.00%) MCSA
12 5 (20.00%) HP

Netcool
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (64.00%) SAN
1 16 (64.00%) NAS
2 15 (60.00%) IPsec
3 3 (12.00%) DNS
4 1 (4.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) WinRunner
1 5 (20.00%) TestDirector
1 5 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Build Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Wintel Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 23 (92.00%) Clustering
2 5 (20.00%) PDA
3 2 (8.00%) Replication
4 1 (4.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (4.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.00%) PKI
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Linux
2 15 (60.00%) Solaris
3 9 (36.00%) Windows
4 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (28.00%) Windows XP
6 6 (24.00%) AIX
7 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
8 2 (8.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Software Distribution
2 15 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (24.00%) Change Management
4 5 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 5 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) Perl
3 1 (4.00%) VBScript
3 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 20 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) MCSE
2 5 (20.00%) MCSA
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (20.00%) MCTS
2 5 (20.00%) MCITP
2 5 (20.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 18 (72.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (28.00%) VMware ESX
3 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (8.00%) XenApp
5 2 (8.00%) DFS Replication
5 2 (8.00%) Terminal Services
5 2 (8.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 19 (76.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 16 (64.00%) Tivoli
3 7 (28.00%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (92.00%) Citrix
2 22 (88.00%) Veritas
3 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (28.00%) VMware
3 7 (28.00%) McAfee
4 5 (20.00%) HP
5 2 (8.00%) Dell
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle
6 1 (4.00%) IBM