The table below looks at the statistics for Netcool skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Netcool over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Tivoli Netcool
Rank 218 235 229
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -6
Contract jobs citing Netcool 25 13 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.15% 0.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.95% 1.45% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 8
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£325 £419 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.38% +29.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £368 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £483 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £353 £325
% change year-on-year
-14.89% +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 South East region.

Systems Management Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
847 894 722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 9.13% 10.23% 7.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 451 469 308
Average daily rate £370 £343 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.02% +6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 45 45
Average hourly rate £27.00 £19.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £13.63 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.50 £31.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +28.76%

Netcool
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Netcool Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Netcool
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Netcool Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Netcool
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Netcool across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Netcool Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Netcool
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Netcool Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Netcool
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Netcool within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
Berkshire +19 13 £280 -20.00% 2
Hampshire -12 6 £325 -23.52%
Buckinghamshire -3 4 £375 -9.09%
Surrey -3 2 £385 -18.94%
Netcool
England

Netcool
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 18 (45.00%) Tivoli
1 18 (45.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 15 (37.50%) SQL
2 15 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 11 (27.50%) Citrix
4 9 (22.50%) Problem Management
4 9 (22.50%) Release Management
4 9 (22.50%) Service Management
4 9 (22.50%) Network Management
5 8 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 8 (20.00%) DV Cleared
5 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (20.00%) Windows
6 7 (17.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 7 (17.50%) Veritas
6 7 (17.50%) Clustering
7 6 (15.00%) Greenplum
7 6 (15.00%) QA
7 6 (15.00%) Netcool/Webtop
7 6 (15.00%) Windows XP
7 6 (15.00%) GPRS
7 6 (15.00%) GSM
7 6 (15.00%) UMTS
8 5 (12.50%) AIX
8 5 (12.50%) UNIX
8 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
8 5 (12.50%) Oracle
8 5 (12.50%) WinRunner
8 5 (12.50%) TestDirector
8 5 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro

Netcool
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 5 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (7.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.50%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Project
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) GPRS
1 6 (15.00%) GSM
1 6 (15.00%) UMTS
2 4 (10.00%) tcpdump
2 4 (10.00%) Firewall
2 4 (10.00%) Nortel Alteon
2 4 (10.00%) BIG-IP
2 4 (10.00%) Wireshark
2 4 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
2 4 (10.00%) TACACS
2 4 (10.00%) SMS
3 3 (7.50%) CDMA
3 3 (7.50%) 3G
3 3 (7.50%) LTE
3 3 (7.50%) 2G
3 3 (7.50%) 4G
4 2 (5.00%) IPsec
4 2 (5.00%) NAS
4 2 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.50%) MS Access
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) WinRunner
1 5 (12.50%) TestDirector
1 5 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 8 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (17.50%) Architect
2 6 (15.00%) Analyst
2 6 (15.00%) Test Analyst
3 4 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Data Network Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) OSS Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Performance Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Consultant
4 3 (7.50%) OSS Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Project Leader
5 2 (5.00%) Network Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (5.00%) Tester
6 1 (2.50%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.50%) Senior Network Architect
6 1 (2.50%) OSS Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) WAP
2 1 (2.50%) CGI
2 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Clustering
2 4 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.50%) CMDB
4 1 (2.50%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (20.00%) Windows
2 6 (15.00%) Windows XP
3 5 (12.50%) AIX
3 5 (12.50%) UNIX
4 4 (10.00%) Linux
5 2 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) Problem Management
1 9 (22.50%) Release Management
1 9 (22.50%) Service Management
1 9 (22.50%) Network Management
2 5 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 5 (12.50%) Change Management
2 5 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (10.00%) Fault Management
4 3 (7.50%) SOA
4 3 (7.50%) ITIL
4 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2
4 3 (7.50%) Project Management
4 3 (7.50%) System Testing
4 3 (7.50%) Test Scripting
4 3 (7.50%) TOGAF
4 3 (7.50%) Business Transformation
4 3 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (7.50%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (7.50%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 15 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) Perl
3 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 8 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 5 (12.50%) ISEB
4 4 (10.00%) CCSA
4 4 (10.00%) CCSE
4 4 (10.00%) Degree
4 4 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (10.00%) CCSP
4 4 (10.00%) CCNP
4 4 (10.00%) CCNA
5 3 (7.50%) PMP
5 3 (7.50%) PMI Certification
5 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) QA
2 3 (7.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (45.00%) Tivoli
1 18 (45.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 7 (17.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (15.00%) Netcool/Webtop
4 5 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (10.00%) OpenView
6 3 (7.50%) OPNET
6 3 (7.50%) NSN NetAct
7 2 (5.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Citrix
2 7 (17.50%) Veritas
3 6 (15.00%) Greenplum
4 5 (12.50%) Oracle
4 5 (12.50%) McAfee
5 4 (10.00%) F5
5 4 (10.00%) Crossbeam
5 4 (10.00%) Radware
5 4 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (10.00%) Cisco
5 4 (10.00%) IBM
5 4 (10.00%) HP
5 4 (10.00%) Nortel
6 3 (7.50%) Business Objects
6 3 (7.50%) BMC
6 3 (7.50%) Remedy
6 3 (7.50%) NetCracker
6 3 (7.50%) Cramer
7 2 (5.00%) Mapinfo
8 1 (2.50%) Microsoft