The first table below looks at the demand for Tivoli Workload Scheduler skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tivoli Workload Scheduler over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Tivoli Workload Scheduler (TWS)
Rank 569 549 580
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +31
Contract jobs citing Tivoli Workload Scheduler 25 21 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.041% 0.007%
As % of the System Software category 0.48% 0.42% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 2
Average daily rate
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£330 £383 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.72% +33.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £278 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £479 £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £383 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.32% +17.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £18.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.50 -
System Software Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5223 4983 4739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.55% 9.75% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2889 2527 2269
Average daily rate £325 £345 £337
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.79% +2.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £188 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 610 610 629
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £32.50 £33.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-9.28% +2.94%

Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Tivoli Workload Scheduler within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Tivoli Workload Scheduler Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Daily Rate Trend

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

Tivoli Workload Scheduler Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Tivoli Workload Scheduler within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Tivoli Workload Scheduler Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Tivoli Workload Scheduler Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tivoli Workload Scheduler within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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
England -22 25 £330 -13.72%
London +29 11 £300 -
South East -13 6 £388 -8.82%
Hampshire -13 5 £388 -8.82%
North West -3 3 £235 -23.57%
East of England - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £450 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
City of London - - - -
North East - - - -
South Coast - - - -
Tyne and Wear - - - -

Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Tivoli Workload Scheduler 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 Tivoli Workload Scheduler.

1 63 (100.00%) Tivoli
2 43 (68.25%) UNIX
3 38 (60.32%) IBM
4 30 (47.62%) Windows
5 25 (39.68%) AIX
5 25 (39.68%) Solaris
6 23 (36.51%) WebSphere
7 20 (31.75%) ITIL
8 19 (30.16%) Shell Script
9 16 (25.40%) Oracle
9 16 (25.40%) FTP
10 15 (23.81%) Red Hat
10 15 (23.81%) Finance
11 14 (22.22%) Korn
12 13 (20.63%) SAN
12 13 (20.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 12 (19.05%) MS Office
14 11 (17.46%) Sun
15 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (15.87%) HTTP
15 10 (15.87%) Maximo
15 10 (15.87%) NetBackup
15 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (15.87%) SolarWinds
15 10 (15.87%) Oracle Database
16 9 (14.29%) Firewall
16 9 (14.29%) Symantec
17 8 (12.70%) Mainframe
17 8 (12.70%) Intel
17 8 (12.70%) Business Continuity

Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Tivoli Workload Scheduler 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 Tivoli Workload Scheduler. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (36.51%) WebSphere
2 5 (7.94%) IIS
2 5 (7.94%) Apache
3 4 (6.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 4 (6.35%) Exstream Dialogue
3 4 (6.35%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (19.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (15.87%) Maximo
2 4 (6.35%) Exstream
3 1 (1.59%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.40%) FTP
2 13 (20.63%) SAN
3 10 (15.87%) HTTP
4 9 (14.29%) Firewall
5 6 (9.52%) HTTPS
5 6 (9.52%) SSL
6 5 (7.94%) TCP/IP
6 5 (7.94%) DNS
7 1 (1.59%) SSH
7 1 (1.59%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.59%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.87%) Oracle Database
2 6 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.59%) DB2
3 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.59%) DataStage
3 1 (1.59%) SQLPlus
3 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (1.59%) WhereScape RED
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Ant
2 2 (3.17%) Subversion
2 2 (3.17%) JIRA
2 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.59%) Hudson
General
1 15 (23.81%) Finance
2 8 (12.70%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.35%) Financial Institution
3 4 (6.35%) Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (50.79%) Analyst
2 12 (19.05%) Administrator
3 6 (9.52%) Operations Analyst
3 6 (9.52%) Support Analyst
4 5 (7.94%) Applications Support
5 4 (6.35%) Analyst Developer
5 4 (6.35%) AIX Administrator
5 4 (6.35%) Middleware Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Developer
6 3 (4.76%) Data Centre Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) Data Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.17%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) IT Operations Analyst
8 1 (1.59%) Server Support Engineer
8 1 (1.59%) UNIX Support Analyst
8 1 (1.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 1 (1.59%) Linux Administrator
8 1 (1.59%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.52%) WebSphere MQ
1 6 (9.52%) Middleware
2 4 (6.35%) J2EE
3 1 (1.59%) Web Services
3 1 (1.59%) SAP XI
3 1 (1.59%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Mainframe
2 4 (6.35%) PKI
3 3 (4.76%) Wiki
4 2 (3.17%) LPAR
5 1 (1.59%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.59%) CMDB
5 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 43 (68.25%) UNIX
2 30 (47.62%) Windows
3 25 (39.68%) AIX
3 25 (39.68%) Solaris
4 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (7.94%) Linux
6 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.59%) SELinux
7 1 (1.59%) zOS
7 1 (1.59%) Tru64
7 1 (1.59%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.75%) ITIL
2 8 (12.70%) Business Continuity
2 8 (12.70%) Resource Management
2 8 (12.70%) Business Continuity Management
3 7 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (7.94%) Asset Management
4 5 (7.94%) Service Delivery
5 4 (6.35%) SOA
5 4 (6.35%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (4.76%) Data Analysis
7 2 (3.17%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (3.17%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.17%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.17%) B2B
7 2 (3.17%) Release Management
7 2 (3.17%) Waterfall
8 1 (1.59%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (1.59%) Test Management
8 1 (1.59%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (30.16%) Shell Script
2 14 (22.22%) Korn
3 6 (9.52%) REXX
3 6 (9.52%) JCL
3 6 (9.52%) SQL
4 5 (7.94%) Java
4 5 (7.94%) Python
5 4 (6.35%) COBOL
5 4 (6.35%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 4 (6.35%) SELCOPY
6 2 (3.17%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.17%) Perl
7 1 (1.59%) VB
7 1 (1.59%) AWK
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.76%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.17%) PowerHA
3 1 (1.59%) NFS
3 1 (1.59%) Samba
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.59%) Xen
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 63 (100.00%) Tivoli
2 13 (20.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 10 (15.87%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.59%) Puppet
4 1 (1.59%) Cobbler
4 1 (1.59%) Control-M
Vendors
1 38 (60.32%) IBM
2 16 (25.40%) Oracle
3 15 (23.81%) Red Hat
4 11 (17.46%) Sun
5 10 (15.87%) SolarWinds
6 9 (14.29%) Symantec
7 8 (12.70%) Intel
8 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
9 4 (6.35%) HP
10 2 (3.17%) SAP
10 2 (3.17%) webMethods
10 2 (3.17%) Ab Initio
10 2 (3.17%) ServiceNow
11 1 (1.59%) Kalido
11 1 (1.59%) Fujitsu
11 1 (1.59%) Egenera
11 1 (1.59%) CA
11 1 (1.59%) Veritas
11 1 (1.59%) Siebel
11 1 (1.59%) Business Objects