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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Tivoli Netcool
Rank 573 605 582
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -23
Contract jobs citing Netcool 70 36 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.064% 0.076%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.18% 0.76% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 17
Median daily rate £310 £300 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £294 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.53% -6.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 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
5932 4736 4387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 11.18% 8.47% 8.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3814 2917 2570
Median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +13.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 160 132
Median hourly rate £30.75 £21.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.42% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 £12.65 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.38 £39.78 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+70.73% +7.89%

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 26 June 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 26 June 2016.

Netcool Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Netcool
Top 17 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 26 June 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 +26 45 £328 +11.48% 2
South East +32 41 £338 +14.89%
Scotland +10 25 £275 -22.53%
Berkshire +4 21 £318 +27.10%
Hampshire +16 20 £403 +7.33%
Renfrewshire -23 18 £279 -21.40%
Erskine -25 18 £279 -21.40%
Bracknell +7 14 £298 -8.30%
Basingstoke - 12 £425 -
Glasgow +4 3 £290 -
North East -50 3 £310 -
Tyne and Wear -55 3 £310 -
Newcastle upon Tyne -61 3 £310 -
Slough +3 2 £338 +50.00%
Havant - 2 - -
Winchester - 1 £403 -
Edinburgh - 1 £245 -

Netcool
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 77 (60.63%) Security Cleared
2 71 (55.91%) Windows
3 69 (54.33%) SQL
3 69 (54.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 69 (54.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 62 (48.82%) Windows XP
5 61 (48.03%) Microsoft
6 60 (47.24%) Active Directory
7 53 (41.73%) AIX
8 52 (40.94%) Veritas
9 48 (37.80%) SC Cleared
10 46 (36.22%) Citrix
10 46 (36.22%) Tivoli
11 45 (35.43%) Clustering
12 44 (34.65%) Linux
13 42 (33.07%) IBM
14 41 (32.28%) Windows 7
15 40 (31.50%) Intel Security
16 35 (27.56%) HP
17 34 (26.77%) Perl
18 33 (25.98%) MCSE
18 33 (25.98%) MCSA
18 33 (25.98%) Microsoft Certification
18 33 (25.98%) Change Management
18 33 (25.98%) Software Testing
18 33 (25.98%) MCTS
18 33 (25.98%) MCITP
18 33 (25.98%) McAfee ePO
19 32 (25.20%) Hyper-V
20 31 (24.41%) ISTQB

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 14 (11.02%) MS Exchange
2 12 (9.45%) SharePoint
3 8 (6.30%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (6.30%) Live Communications Server
4 7 (5.51%) IIS
4 7 (5.51%) WebSphere
5 5 (3.94%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 17 (13.39%) MS Office
2 15 (11.81%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.94%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.79%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.15%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.79%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.94%) Office 365
2 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (14.17%) SAN
2 15 (11.81%) SNMP
3 9 (7.09%) FTP
4 8 (6.30%) Unified Communications
5 5 (3.94%) DHCP
5 5 (3.94%) IPsec
6 4 (3.15%) DNS
6 4 (3.15%) NAS
7 3 (2.36%) Ethernet
8 2 (1.57%) 2G
8 2 (1.57%) 3G
8 2 (1.57%) GPRS
8 2 (1.57%) GSM
8 2 (1.57%) LTE
8 2 (1.57%) Radio Access Network
8 2 (1.57%) UMTS
9 1 (0.79%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (19.69%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.24%) MS Access
3 10 (7.87%) Oracle Database
4 7 (5.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.57%) DB2
6 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.79%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.79%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.79%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 28 (22.05%) HP UFT
1 28 (22.05%) TestDirector
1 28 (22.05%) WinRunner
2 14 (11.02%) StarTeam
3 9 (7.09%) Rational DOORS
General
1 10 (7.87%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.57%) Finance
3 1 (0.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (18.90%) Analyst
2 22 (17.32%) Test Analyst
3 17 (13.39%) Developer
3 17 (13.39%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 17 (13.39%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
4 16 (12.60%) Network Engineer
5 11 (8.66%) Monitoring Engineer
6 9 (7.09%) Support Engineer
6 9 (7.09%) Systems Engineer
6 9 (7.09%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
7 7 (5.51%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (5.51%) Build Engineer
8 6 (4.72%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 6 (4.72%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (4.72%) Architect
8 6 (4.72%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
9 5 (3.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (3.94%) Monitoring Specialist
10 4 (3.15%) Infrastructure Tester
10 4 (3.15%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.02%) Regular Expression
2 10 (7.87%) Web Services
3 5 (3.94%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (3.15%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 45 (35.43%) Clustering
2 26 (20.47%) PDA
3 20 (15.75%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.30%) Data Centre
4 8 (6.30%) Fat Client
4 8 (6.30%) Statistics
4 8 (6.30%) Thin Client
5 6 (4.72%) DataPower
6 3 (2.36%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.57%) CMDB
7 2 (1.57%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 71 (55.91%) Windows
2 69 (54.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 69 (54.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 62 (48.82%) Windows XP
4 53 (41.73%) AIX
5 44 (34.65%) Linux
6 41 (32.28%) Windows 7
7 30 (23.62%) Solaris
8 17 (13.39%) Windows Server
9 14 (11.02%) HPUX
9 14 (11.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (9.45%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (7.87%) Unix
12 4 (3.15%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (25.98%) Change Management
1 33 (25.98%) Software Testing
2 30 (23.62%) Test Scripting
3 28 (22.05%) Test Automation
4 19 (14.96%) Service Management
5 17 (13.39%) ITIL
6 15 (11.81%) Release Management
7 10 (7.87%) Problem Management
8 9 (7.09%) SOA
9 8 (6.30%) Automated Testing
10 7 (5.51%) Network Management
11 6 (4.72%) Configuration Management
11 6 (4.72%) Requirements Management
11 6 (4.72%) SDLC
12 5 (3.94%) Server Building
12 5 (3.94%) Software Distribution
13 4 (3.15%) Fault Management
13 4 (3.15%) ITSM
13 4 (3.15%) Server Virtualisation
13 4 (3.15%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (54.33%) SQL
2 34 (26.77%) Perl
3 29 (22.83%) PowerShell
4 15 (11.81%) Java
5 14 (11.02%) Bourne shell
5 14 (11.02%) Korn
5 14 (11.02%) VBScript
6 10 (7.87%) C
7 8 (6.30%) Bash Shell
7 8 (6.30%) Tcl
8 7 (5.51%) VB
9 6 (4.72%) Python
10 4 (3.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 77 (60.63%) Security Cleared
2 48 (37.80%) SC Cleared
3 33 (25.98%) MCITP
3 33 (25.98%) MCSA
3 33 (25.98%) MCSE
3 33 (25.98%) MCTS
3 33 (25.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (24.41%) ISTQB
5 12 (9.45%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (7.09%) CCNA
6 9 (7.09%) CCNP
6 9 (7.09%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (7.09%) DV Cleared
7 6 (4.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.51%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 60 (47.24%) Active Directory
2 32 (25.20%) Hyper-V
3 28 (22.05%) VMware ESX
4 12 (9.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 46 (36.22%) Tivoli
2 33 (25.98%) McAfee ePO
3 28 (22.05%) HP Quality Center
4 20 (15.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 15 (11.81%) NetBackup
5 15 (11.81%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 14 (11.02%) SCOM
7 10 (7.87%) HP SiteScope
7 10 (7.87%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 8 (6.30%) Unicenter
8 8 (6.30%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 6 (4.72%) Netcool/Webtop
10 3 (2.36%) Amdocs OSS
11 2 (1.57%) BMC PATROL
12 1 (0.79%) HP UCMDB
12 1 (0.79%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 61 (48.03%) Microsoft
2 52 (40.94%) Veritas
3 46 (36.22%) Citrix
4 42 (33.07%) IBM
5 40 (31.50%) Intel Security
6 35 (27.56%) HP
7 28 (22.05%) VMware
8 23 (18.11%) Oracle
9 16 (12.60%) Cisco
10 14 (11.02%) Red Hat
11 13 (10.24%) CA
11 13 (10.24%) EMC
12 8 (6.30%) Meridio
13 7 (5.51%) SolarWinds
13 7 (5.51%) Splunk
14 6 (4.72%) Aruba
14 6 (4.72%) Blue Coat
14 6 (4.72%) Riverbed
15 5 (3.94%) BMC
16 4 (3.15%) Remedy