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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Tivoli Netcool
Rank 226 230 213
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -17
Contract jobs citing Netcool 16 12 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.14% 0.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.02% 1.29% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 13
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£350 £388 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +21.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £313 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £488 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £332 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.46% +2.00%
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
793 927 689
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.52% 10.61% 6.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 466 295
Average daily rate £350 £336 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.08% +5.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 47 44
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +5.12%

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
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 21 August 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 +2 7 £325 -10.34% 2
Hampshire -5 5 £313 -37.50% 1
Buckinghamshire -3 3 £350 -
Surrey -2 1 £385 -18.94%
Netcool
England

Netcool
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 14 (48.28%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 14 (48.28%) Security Cleared
2 12 (41.38%) Tivoli
3 10 (34.48%) SQL
4 9 (31.03%) Windows
4 9 (31.03%) Citrix
4 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (31.03%) Service Management
5 8 (27.59%) Problem Management
5 8 (27.59%) Release Management
6 7 (24.14%) Windows XP
6 7 (24.14%) DV Cleared
7 6 (20.69%) AIX
7 6 (20.69%) ISEB
7 6 (20.69%) WinRunner
7 6 (20.69%) TestDirector
7 6 (20.69%) QuickTest Pro
7 6 (20.69%) Veritas
7 6 (20.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 6 (20.69%) McAfee
7 6 (20.69%) Clustering
7 6 (20.69%) SharePoint Server
7 6 (20.69%) Netcool/Webtop
7 6 (20.69%) QA
7 6 (20.69%) Test Automation
7 6 (20.69%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (20.69%) McAfee ePO
8 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
8 5 (17.24%) Network Management
9 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared

Netcool
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 6 (20.69%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (10.34%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.45%) MS Project
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) TACACS
1 2 (6.90%) Firewall
1 2 (6.90%) BIG-IP
1 2 (6.90%) Nortel Alteon
1 2 (6.90%) Wireshark
1 2 (6.90%) Cisco PIX
1 2 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (6.90%) tcpdump
1 2 (6.90%) CDMA
1 2 (6.90%) GPRS
1 2 (6.90%) GSM
1 2 (6.90%) SMS
1 2 (6.90%) UMTS
2 1 (3.45%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) WinRunner
1 6 (20.69%) TestDirector
1 6 (20.69%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Analyst
1 7 (24.14%) Test Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Architect
3 2 (6.90%) OSS Architect
3 2 (6.90%) Data Network Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Tester
3 2 (6.90%) OSS Solutions Architect
3 2 (6.90%) Network Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (6.90%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Project Leader
3 2 (6.90%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (6.90%) Security Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Network Architect
4 1 (3.45%) Technical Leader
4 1 (3.45%) Senior Network Architect
4 1 (3.45%) OSS Project Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Senior Architect
4 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) WAP
2 1 (3.45%) CGI
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Clustering
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.45%) CMDB
3 1 (3.45%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Windows
1 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (24.14%) Windows XP
3 6 (20.69%) AIX
4 3 (10.34%) UNIX
5 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Service Management
2 8 (27.59%) Problem Management
2 8 (27.59%) Release Management
3 6 (20.69%) Test Automation
4 5 (17.24%) Network Management
5 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
5 3 (10.34%) System Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Change Management
5 3 (10.34%) ITIL
5 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.90%) Project Management
6 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.90%) SOA
6 2 (6.90%) ITSM
6 2 (6.90%) TOGAF
6 2 (6.90%) Fault Management
6 2 (6.90%) Business Transformation
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (3.45%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) Perl
3 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) Security Cleared
2 7 (24.14%) DV Cleared
3 6 (20.69%) ISEB
4 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (6.90%) CCSP
5 2 (6.90%) CCNP
5 2 (6.90%) CCNA
5 2 (6.90%) PMP
5 2 (6.90%) PMI Certification
5 2 (6.90%) CCSA
5 2 (6.90%) CCSE
5 2 (6.90%) Degree
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) QA
2 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (48.28%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 12 (41.38%) Tivoli
3 6 (20.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (20.69%) Netcool/Webtop
3 6 (20.69%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (20.69%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (6.90%) OpenView
4 2 (6.90%) OPNET
4 2 (6.90%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Citrix
2 6 (20.69%) Veritas
2 6 (20.69%) McAfee
3 2 (6.90%) Radware
3 2 (6.90%) Cramer
3 2 (6.90%) NetCracker
3 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
3 2 (6.90%) Remedy
3 2 (6.90%) BMC
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco
3 2 (6.90%) HP
3 2 (6.90%) Nortel
3 2 (6.90%) Crossbeam
3 2 (6.90%) Greenplum
3 2 (6.90%) F5
4 1 (3.45%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) Ericsson