The table below looks at the statistics for Netcool skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 614 613 588
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -25
Contract jobs citing Netcool 38 60 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.10% 0.091%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.67% 1.24% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 30 30
Median daily rate £290 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £300 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £450 £387
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 - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
5710 4824 4932
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.71% 8.33% 8.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3599 2979 2924
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £254 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.39% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 177 188
Median hourly rate £23.00 £18.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.32% -17.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.58 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £43.43 £46.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.66%

Netcool
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Netcool as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

Netcool Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Netcool
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Netcool within the UK.

Netcool Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Netcool
Daily Rate Histogram

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

Netcool Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Netcool
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Netcool within the UK.

Netcool Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Netcool
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Netcool within the UK 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
Scotland +9 20 £285 -8.80%
England -15 18 £325 -18.75% 8
Renfrewshire -20 15 £300 -4.00%
Erskine -21 15 £300 -4.00%
South East +4 9 £272 -32.00% 3
Glasgow +8 5 £285 -24.00%
Berkshire -4 5 £269 -40.08%
North West +16 4 £375 -16.66% 2
Hampshire +11 4 £275 -21.42% 3
Bracknell -8 4 £269 -36.63%
Blackpool - 3 £375 - 1
Lancashire - 3 £375 - 2
South West - 3 £350 - 2
Gloucestershire - 2 £338 -
Reading +16 1 - -
Basingstoke +13 1 - - 1
London +10 1 - - 1
North East -19 1 £275 -
Tyne and Wear -24 1 £275 -
Newcastle upon Tyne -29 1 £275 -
South Wales - 1 £300 -
Shropshire - 1 £275 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Hook - 1 £275 - 2
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
Gloucester - 1 £350 -
Telford - 1 £275 -
West Midlands - 1 £275 -
East of England - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 £450 -

Netcool
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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 with a requirement for Netcool.

1 69 (64.49%) SQL
2 65 (60.75%) Security Cleared
3 62 (57.94%) Windows
4 56 (52.34%) Windows XP
4 56 (52.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 56 (52.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 48 (44.86%) Microsoft
5 48 (44.86%) Active Directory
6 47 (43.93%) Veritas
7 40 (37.38%) Citrix
8 39 (36.45%) AIX
9 38 (35.51%) Linux
9 38 (35.51%) Clustering
10 36 (33.64%) HP
10 36 (33.64%) SC Cleared
11 35 (32.71%) Tivoli
12 33 (30.84%) Intel Security
12 33 (30.84%) IBM
13 31 (28.97%) Windows 7
14 30 (28.04%) MS Office
15 29 (27.10%) Solaris
16 26 (24.30%) SharePoint
16 26 (24.30%) PowerShell
17 25 (23.36%) Oracle
17 25 (23.36%) Service Management
18 24 (22.43%) Change Management
18 24 (22.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
18 24 (22.43%) Software Testing
18 24 (22.43%) ISTQB
18 24 (22.43%) McAfee ePO

Netcool
Top Related IT Skills 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 26 (24.30%) SharePoint
2 16 (14.95%) MS Exchange
3 9 (8.41%) IIS
4 8 (7.48%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (7.48%) Live Communications Server
5 6 (5.61%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 30 (28.04%) MS Office
2 9 (8.41%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.67%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.93%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.74%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.95%) Office 365
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (20.56%) SAN
2 10 (9.35%) Unified Communications
3 7 (6.54%) DHCP
3 7 (6.54%) IPsec
3 7 (6.54%) NAS
4 6 (5.61%) DNS
5 3 (2.80%) Ethernet
5 3 (2.80%) Firewall
5 3 (2.80%) SSL
6 2 (1.87%) LAN
6 2 (1.87%) WAN
7 1 (0.93%) FTP
7 1 (0.93%) Network Security
7 1 (0.93%) SNMP
7 1 (0.93%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (21.50%) SQL Server
2 15 (14.02%) MS Access
3 10 (9.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.93%) DB2
4 1 (0.93%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.93%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (16.82%) StarTeam
2 7 (6.54%) HP UFT
2 7 (6.54%) TestDirector
2 7 (6.54%) WinRunner
3 1 (0.93%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (7.48%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.87%) Military
3 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (14.95%) Monitoring Engineer
2 15 (14.02%) Analyst
3 13 (12.15%) Test Analyst
4 11 (10.28%) Support Engineer
4 11 (10.28%) Systems Engineer
4 11 (10.28%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
5 10 (9.35%) 3rd Line Support
5 10 (9.35%) Developer
6 9 (8.41%) Consultant
7 7 (6.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 7 (6.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (6.54%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 7 (6.54%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
8 6 (5.61%) Integration Engineer
9 5 (4.67%) Architect
9 5 (4.67%) Monitoring Specialist
9 5 (4.67%) Tester
10 4 (3.74%) Infrastructure Support
10 4 (3.74%) Test Manager
11 3 (2.80%) OSS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.95%) Regular Expression
2 10 (9.35%) Web Services
3 1 (0.93%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 38 (35.51%) Clustering
2 12 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (9.35%) Statistics
4 9 (8.41%) Fat Client
4 9 (8.41%) Thin Client
5 8 (7.48%) Data Centre
6 7 (6.54%) PDA
7 6 (5.61%) Computer Science
8 4 (3.74%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.80%) CMDB
10 2 (1.87%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 62 (57.94%) Windows
2 56 (52.34%) Windows Server 2003
2 56 (52.34%) Windows Server 2008
2 56 (52.34%) Windows XP
3 39 (36.45%) AIX
4 38 (35.51%) Linux
5 31 (28.97%) Windows 7
6 29 (27.10%) Solaris
7 23 (21.50%) Windows Server
8 17 (15.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (14.95%) Windows 10
10 15 (14.02%) HPUX
10 15 (14.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (8.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (23.36%) Service Management
2 24 (22.43%) Change Management
2 24 (22.43%) Software Testing
3 23 (21.50%) Release Management
4 21 (19.63%) ITIL
4 21 (19.63%) Test Scripting
5 20 (18.69%) Smoke Testing
6 16 (14.95%) Server Virtualisation
7 13 (12.15%) Configuration Management
7 13 (12.15%) Problem Management
8 8 (7.48%) Automated Testing
9 7 (6.54%) Server Building
9 7 (6.54%) Software Distribution
9 7 (6.54%) Test Automation
10 5 (4.67%) Project Management
11 4 (3.74%) Incident Management
11 4 (3.74%) Time Management
12 3 (2.80%) Fault Management
12 3 (2.80%) Operations Management
12 3 (2.80%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (64.49%) SQL
2 26 (24.30%) PowerShell
3 20 (18.69%) Perl
4 17 (15.89%) Java
5 16 (14.95%) Bourne shell
5 16 (14.95%) Korn
5 16 (14.95%) VBScript
6 3 (2.80%) Tcl
7 2 (1.87%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.93%) C
8 1 (0.93%) VB
Qualifications
1 65 (60.75%) Security Cleared
2 36 (33.64%) SC Cleared
3 24 (22.43%) ISTQB
4 23 (21.50%) MCITP
4 23 (21.50%) MCSA
4 23 (21.50%) MCSE
4 23 (21.50%) MCTS
4 23 (21.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (13.08%) DV Cleared
6 12 (11.21%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (8.41%) Degree
8 3 (2.80%) CCNA
8 3 (2.80%) CCNP
8 3 (2.80%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.87%) CCDA
10 1 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 48 (44.86%) Active Directory
2 23 (21.50%) Hyper-V
3 7 (6.54%) VMware ESX
4 4 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 35 (32.71%) Tivoli
2 24 (22.43%) McAfee ePO
2 24 (22.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 18 (16.82%) SCOM
4 17 (15.89%) NetBackup
5 12 (11.21%) HP SiteScope
6 8 (7.48%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 8 (7.48%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 8 (7.48%) Unicenter
6 8 (7.48%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 7 (6.54%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (2.80%) Amdocs OSS
9 2 (1.87%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (1.87%) Netcool/Webtop
9 2 (1.87%) SCCM
9 2 (1.87%) WhatsUp Gold
10 1 (0.93%) HP UCMDB
10 1 (0.93%) TADDM
Vendors
1 48 (44.86%) Microsoft
2 47 (43.93%) Veritas
3 40 (37.38%) Citrix
4 36 (33.64%) HP
5 33 (30.84%) IBM
5 33 (30.84%) Intel Security
6 25 (23.36%) Oracle
7 15 (14.02%) CA
7 15 (14.02%) EMC
7 15 (14.02%) Red Hat
8 8 (7.48%) Meridio
9 7 (6.54%) VMware
10 6 (5.61%) BMC
11 4 (3.74%) Remedy
12 3 (2.80%) Cramer
12 3 (2.80%) Ericsson
12 3 (2.80%) Infovista
12 3 (2.80%) SevOne
13 2 (1.87%) ServiceNow
14 1 (0.93%) ILOG
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