The table below looks at the statistics for Netcool skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Netcool over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Tivoli Netcool
Rank 566 545 496
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -49
Contract jobs citing Netcool 41 37 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.076% 0.070% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.97% 0.92% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 28
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£315 £332 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.97% -11.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £301 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £379 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £332 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -11.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
4235 4040 3416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.82% 7.67% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2646 2386 1935
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 148 179
Average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.26% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.60 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +25.00%

Netcool
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Netcool within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Netcool within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
England -18 30 £305 -1.61% 3
South East -12 15 £325 +8.33% 2
Berkshire -7 10 £288 -4.16% 2
London -5 9 £305 -8.27%
Scotland -9 9 £355 -6.08%
Hampshire +2 6 £375 -
South West +13 5 - -
Bristol +3 5 - -
City of London - 5 £305 -
Erskine -1 4 £355 -6.08%
Renfrewshire -2 4 £355 -6.08%
Glasgow - 3 - -
Slough - 3 £288 -
Reading +6 2 - -
Bracknell -4 1 £325 - 2
County Antrim - 1 - -
Belfast - 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -
Hook - 1 - -

Netcool
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 49 (45.79%) SQL
2 38 (35.51%) IBM
3 36 (33.64%) Citrix
4 35 (32.71%) Veritas
4 35 (32.71%) Windows
5 33 (30.84%) Clustering
6 29 (27.10%) Linux
6 29 (27.10%) Tivoli
7 28 (26.17%) McAfee
7 28 (26.17%) Change Management
7 28 (26.17%) Security Cleared
8 25 (23.36%) Solaris
9 24 (22.43%) Remedy
10 22 (20.56%) VMware
11 21 (19.63%) Netcool/OMNIbus
11 21 (19.63%) SC Cleared
11 21 (19.63%) Network Management
12 20 (18.69%) Cisco
12 20 (18.69%) VMware ESX
12 20 (18.69%) AIX
13 19 (17.76%) Windows XP
13 19 (17.76%) Microsoft
13 19 (17.76%) SAN
14 18 (16.82%) WinRunner
14 18 (16.82%) TestDirector
14 18 (16.82%) QuickTest Pro
14 18 (16.82%) Windows Server 2003
14 18 (16.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 18 (16.82%) HP Quality Center
14 18 (16.82%) McAfee ePO

Netcool
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 (2.80%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.93%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (0.93%) SmartSockets
2 1 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 6 (5.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.87%) assyst
3 1 (0.93%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.76%) SAN
2 17 (15.89%) SNMP
3 16 (14.95%) TACACS
3 16 (14.95%) IPsec
3 16 (14.95%) NAS
4 6 (5.61%) 3G
4 6 (5.61%) MPLS
4 6 (5.61%) Ethernet
5 5 (4.67%) Radio Access Network
5 5 (4.67%) 4G
5 5 (4.67%) LTE
6 4 (3.74%) 2G
6 4 (3.74%) UMTS
6 4 (3.74%) GPRS
6 4 (3.74%) GSM
7 3 (2.80%) FTP
8 2 (1.87%) Internet
8 2 (1.87%) WAN
8 2 (1.87%) LAN
8 2 (1.87%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.41%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.93%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 18 (16.82%) WinRunner
1 18 (16.82%) TestDirector
1 18 (16.82%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (2.80%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (1.87%) StarTeam
4 1 (0.93%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.93%) Subversion
General
1 14 (13.08%) Telecoms
2 8 (7.48%) Banking
3 4 (3.74%) German Language
3 4 (3.74%) Finance
4 2 (1.87%) Billing
4 2 (1.87%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Front Office
5 1 (0.93%) Legal
5 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.93%) Marketing
5 1 (0.93%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (15.89%) Analyst
2 14 (13.08%) Integration Engineer
3 13 (12.15%) Test Engineer
4 11 (10.28%) SCCM Specialist
5 10 (9.35%) Network Engineer
6 6 (5.61%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (5.61%) Test Analyst
6 6 (5.61%) Architect
6 6 (5.61%) Consultant
7 5 (4.67%) IP Engineer
7 5 (4.67%) IP Network Engineer
8 3 (2.80%) Administrator
8 3 (2.80%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (2.80%) Technical Support
8 3 (2.80%) Network Support
8 3 (2.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (2.80%) OSS Architect
8 3 (2.80%) Data Network Engineer
9 2 (1.87%) Monitoring Engineer
9 2 (1.87%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.87%) HTML
1 2 (1.87%) XML
1 2 (1.87%) XSL
2 1 (0.93%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (0.93%) Rendezvous
2 1 (0.93%) Middleware
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.93%) WebCenter
2 1 (0.93%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 33 (30.84%) Clustering
2 17 (15.89%) PDA
3 12 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (10.28%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.74%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.87%) CMDB
7 1 (0.93%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.93%) PKI
7 1 (0.93%) e-Health
7 1 (0.93%) Equities
7 1 (0.93%) iSeries
7 1 (0.93%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.93%) Open Source
7 1 (0.93%) Frameworx
7 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (32.71%) Windows
2 29 (27.10%) Linux
3 25 (23.36%) Solaris
4 20 (18.69%) AIX
5 19 (17.76%) Windows XP
6 18 (16.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (16.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (15.89%) Windows 7
8 6 (5.61%) UNIX
9 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.93%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (26.17%) Change Management
2 21 (19.63%) Network Management
3 18 (16.82%) Test Scripting
3 18 (16.82%) Test Automation
4 17 (15.89%) Software Testing
5 16 (14.95%) Configuration Management
6 15 (14.02%) Software Distribution
7 14 (13.08%) ITIL
8 12 (11.21%) Fault Management
9 10 (9.35%) Load Balancing
10 6 (5.61%) ITIL V3
10 6 (5.61%) Service Management
11 5 (4.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (4.67%) Network Monitoring
12 4 (3.74%) Kalman Filter
12 4 (3.74%) Incident Management
12 4 (3.74%) Workflow
12 4 (3.74%) Project Management
13 3 (2.80%) PRINCE2
13 3 (2.80%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 49 (45.79%) SQL
2 12 (11.21%) Perl
3 8 (7.48%) Shell Script
4 3 (2.80%) C
4 3 (2.80%) Python
5 2 (1.87%) XPath
5 2 (1.87%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.93%) VBA
6 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (26.17%) Security Cleared
2 21 (19.63%) SC Cleared
3 17 (15.89%) MCTS
3 17 (15.89%) MCITP
3 17 (15.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (15.89%) MCSE
3 17 (15.89%) MCSA
4 14 (13.08%) ISTQB
5 12 (11.21%) Degree
6 5 (4.67%) DV Cleared
7 4 (3.74%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (3.74%) CCNP
8 3 (2.80%) CCNA
9 2 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.87%) PMP
9 2 (1.87%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.93%) ISEB
10 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.93%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.74%) QA
2 3 (2.80%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (18.69%) VMware ESX
2 17 (15.89%) Hyper-V
2 17 (15.89%) Active Directory
3 10 (9.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.93%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 29 (27.10%) Tivoli
2 21 (19.63%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 18 (16.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 18 (16.82%) HP Quality Center
3 18 (16.82%) McAfee ePO
4 13 (12.15%) SCCM
4 13 (12.15%) SCOM
5 10 (9.35%) Cisco Prime
6 5 (4.67%) NSN NetAct
7 4 (3.74%) OpenView
8 3 (2.80%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 2 (1.87%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 2 (1.87%) Netcool/Proviso
9 2 (1.87%) MOM
10 1 (0.93%) Unicenter
10 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.93%) Control-M
10 1 (0.93%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 38 (35.51%) IBM
2 36 (33.64%) Citrix
3 35 (32.71%) Veritas
4 28 (26.17%) McAfee
5 24 (22.43%) Remedy
6 22 (20.56%) VMware
7 20 (18.69%) Cisco
8 19 (17.76%) Microsoft
9 12 (11.21%) EMC
10 11 (10.28%) Oracle
10 11 (10.28%) F5
11 10 (9.35%) CheckPoint
12 6 (5.61%) Infovista
13 4 (3.74%) Business Objects
13 4 (3.74%) HP
14 3 (2.80%) TIBCO
14 3 (2.80%) Cramer
14 3 (2.80%) Amdocs
14 3 (2.80%) ServiceNow
15 2 (1.87%) LANDesk
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