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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Tivoli Netcool
Rank 563 588 594
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +6
Contract jobs citing Netcool 84 52 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.093% 0.065%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.52% 1.14% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 15 15
Median daily rate £313 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £288 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £390 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £355 £378
% change year-on-year
-19.71% -6.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.75 - -

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
5541 4575 4364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.97% 8.20% 7.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3503 2778 2504
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 199 159
Median hourly rate £22.25 £20.19 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.23% -10.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+18.90% -19.26%

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 3 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

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

Netcool Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Netcool
Top 19 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 3 May 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
England -9 49 £425 +21.42% 8
Scotland +6 35 £271 -20.44% 1
South East +16 34 £339 -7.75% 6
Hampshire +20 28 £370 -1.26% 5
Renfrewshire -21 25 £269 -21.02% 1
Erskine -21 24 £271 -20.44%
London -20 13 £475 +55.73%
Basingstoke - 12 £425 - 2
Berkshire +3 5 £318 -0.31%
Bracknell +1 4 £298 -14.85%
City of London +31 3 £475 +55.73%
Hook +3 3 £400 +11.11%
Glasgow +4 2 £285 -
West Yorkshire +12 1 £130 +6.12%
Slough +10 1 £338 +17.39%
Yorkshire +4 1 £130 +6.12%
Leeds -5 1 £130 +6.12%
Havant - 1 - - 2
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -

Netcool
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 64 (55.65%) Security Cleared
2 60 (52.17%) Windows
3 59 (51.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 57 (49.57%) SQL
4 57 (49.57%) Microsoft
5 56 (48.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 53 (46.09%) Active Directory
6 53 (46.09%) AIX
7 50 (43.48%) Windows XP
8 45 (39.13%) Tivoli
9 44 (38.26%) Citrix
9 44 (38.26%) Veritas
10 41 (35.65%) Clustering
10 41 (35.65%) SC Cleared
11 39 (33.91%) Windows 7
11 39 (33.91%) IBM
11 39 (33.91%) Linux
12 37 (32.17%) Change Management
13 35 (30.43%) VMware
13 35 (30.43%) VMware ESX
13 35 (30.43%) Intel Security
13 35 (30.43%) MCSE
13 35 (30.43%) MCSA
13 35 (30.43%) WinRunner
13 35 (30.43%) TestDirector
13 35 (30.43%) HP UFT
13 35 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
13 35 (30.43%) HP Quality Center
13 35 (30.43%) Test Automation
13 35 (30.43%) 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 6 (5.22%) MS Exchange
1 6 (5.22%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (3.48%) Live Communications Server
3 3 (2.61%) OpenStack
3 3 (2.61%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.87%) IIS
4 1 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (11.30%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.96%) MS Office
3 4 (3.48%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Traffica
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.04%) SNMP
2 9 (7.83%) FTP
2 9 (7.83%) SAN
3 5 (4.35%) IPsec
4 4 (3.48%) NAS
5 2 (1.74%) 2G
5 2 (1.74%) 3G
5 2 (1.74%) DHCP
5 2 (1.74%) GPRS
5 2 (1.74%) GSM
5 2 (1.74%) LTE
5 2 (1.74%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (1.74%) UMTS
6 1 (0.87%) 4G
6 1 (0.87%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.65%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.83%) Oracle Database
3 7 (6.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.48%) MS Access
5 2 (1.74%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.87%) DB2
6 1 (0.87%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.87%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.87%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 35 (30.43%) HP UFT
1 35 (30.43%) TestDirector
1 35 (30.43%) WinRunner
2 9 (7.83%) Rational DOORS
2 9 (7.83%) StarTeam
General
1 10 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.22%) Finance
3 3 (2.61%) Banking
4 2 (1.74%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (0.87%) Military
Job Titles
1 24 (20.87%) Analyst
2 23 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 19 (16.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 19 (16.52%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
4 17 (14.78%) Developer
5 16 (13.91%) Network Engineer
6 8 (6.96%) Monitoring Engineer
7 7 (6.09%) Build Engineer
7 7 (6.09%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
8 6 (5.22%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (5.22%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
8 6 (5.22%) Test Engineer
9 5 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.35%) Monitoring Specialist
9 5 (4.35%) Tester
10 4 (3.48%) Architect
10 4 (3.48%) Infrastructure Tester
10 4 (3.48%) Integration Engineer
10 4 (3.48%) Tivoli Architect
11 3 (2.61%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.70%) Regular Expression
2 9 (7.83%) Web Services
3 5 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (3.48%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (35.65%) Clustering
2 31 (26.96%) PDA
3 20 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.09%) Data Centre
5 6 (5.22%) DataPower
6 4 (3.48%) Fat Client
6 4 (3.48%) Thin Client
7 3 (2.61%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.61%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 60 (52.17%) Windows
2 59 (51.30%) Windows Server 2003
3 56 (48.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 53 (46.09%) AIX
5 50 (43.48%) Windows XP
6 39 (33.91%) Linux
6 39 (33.91%) Windows 7
7 23 (20.00%) Solaris
8 10 (8.70%) HPUX
8 10 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (6.09%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (5.22%) Unix
10 6 (5.22%) Windows Server
11 2 (1.74%) SUSE
12 1 (0.87%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.87%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (32.17%) Change Management
2 35 (30.43%) Software Testing
2 35 (30.43%) Test Automation
3 31 (26.96%) Test Scripting
4 13 (11.30%) ITIL
5 12 (10.43%) Service Management
6 10 (8.70%) Release Management
7 7 (6.09%) Automated Testing
7 7 (6.09%) Network Management
8 6 (5.22%) Requirements Management
8 6 (5.22%) SOA
9 5 (4.35%) Configuration Management
9 5 (4.35%) ITSM
9 5 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (4.35%) SDLC
9 5 (4.35%) Server Building
9 5 (4.35%) Software Distribution
10 3 (2.61%) Migration
10 3 (2.61%) Problem Management
10 3 (2.61%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (49.57%) SQL
2 32 (27.83%) Perl
3 21 (18.26%) PowerShell
4 11 (9.57%) Java
5 10 (8.70%) Bourne shell
5 10 (8.70%) C
5 10 (8.70%) Korn
5 10 (8.70%) VBScript
6 8 (6.96%) Bash Shell
7 7 (6.09%) Tcl
7 7 (6.09%) VB
8 6 (5.22%) Python
8 6 (5.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 64 (55.65%) Security Cleared
2 41 (35.65%) SC Cleared
3 35 (30.43%) MCITP
3 35 (30.43%) MCSA
3 35 (30.43%) MCSE
3 35 (30.43%) MCTS
3 35 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (26.96%) ISTQB
5 10 (8.70%) CCNA
5 10 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (7.83%) CCNP
7 8 (6.96%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (5.22%) Degree
9 4 (3.48%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.87%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.09%) QA
2 1 (0.87%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (46.09%) Active Directory
2 35 (30.43%) Hyper-V
2 35 (30.43%) VMware ESX
3 13 (11.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 45 (39.13%) Tivoli
2 35 (30.43%) HP Quality Center
2 35 (30.43%) McAfee ePO
3 17 (14.78%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 13 (11.30%) SCOM
5 11 (9.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 9 (7.83%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 8 (6.96%) HP SiteScope
8 6 (5.22%) Netcool/Webtop
9 4 (3.48%) NetBackup
9 4 (3.48%) Unicenter
9 4 (3.48%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 2 (1.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 1 (0.87%) BMC PATROL
11 1 (0.87%) NSN NetAct
11 1 (0.87%) TADDM
Vendors
1 57 (49.57%) Microsoft
2 44 (38.26%) Citrix
2 44 (38.26%) Veritas
3 39 (33.91%) IBM
4 35 (30.43%) Intel Security
4 35 (30.43%) VMware
5 17 (14.78%) Cisco
5 17 (14.78%) HP
5 17 (14.78%) Oracle
6 10 (8.70%) Red Hat
6 10 (8.70%) SolarWinds
7 9 (7.83%) CA
8 7 (6.09%) Splunk
9 6 (5.22%) Aruba
9 6 (5.22%) Blue Coat
9 6 (5.22%) Riverbed
10 4 (3.48%) EMC
10 4 (3.48%) Meridio
11 2 (1.74%) NetApp
11 2 (1.74%) Sybase
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