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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Tivoli Workload Scheduler (TWS)
Rank 563 548 580
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +32
Contract jobs citing Tivoli Workload Scheduler 27 22 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.043% 0.007%
As % of the System Software category 0.52% 0.44% 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
5215 5018 4764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.53% 9.84% 8.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2868 2535 2268
Average daily rate £325 £345 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.79% +2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £190 £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 619 618 648
Average hourly rate £15.88 £18.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.14% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £32.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-12.67% +4.41%

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 24 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 18 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 24 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 -10 27 £330 -13.72%
London +18 13 £300 -
Hampshire -15 5 £388 -8.82%
South East -19 5 £388 -8.82%
North West -4 4 £235 -23.57%
Cheshire +5 3 £235 -23.57%
East of England - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
City of London - - - -
North East - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Chester - - - -
Halifax - - - -
South Coast - - - -
Tyne and Wear - - - -

Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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 66 (100.00%) Tivoli
2 46 (69.70%) UNIX
3 41 (62.12%) IBM
4 30 (45.45%) Windows
5 27 (40.91%) AIX
5 27 (40.91%) Solaris
6 25 (37.88%) WebSphere
7 21 (31.82%) Shell Script
8 20 (30.30%) ITIL
9 17 (25.76%) FTP
9 17 (25.76%) Red Hat
10 16 (24.24%) Oracle
10 16 (24.24%) Korn
10 16 (24.24%) Finance
11 15 (22.73%) SAN
11 15 (22.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 13 (19.70%) Sun
12 13 (19.70%) MS Office
13 12 (18.18%) Maximo
14 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (16.67%) SolarWinds
15 10 (15.15%) Oracle Database
15 10 (15.15%) HTTP
15 10 (15.15%) NetBackup
15 10 (15.15%) Firewall
16 9 (13.64%) Telecoms
16 9 (13.64%) Symantec
17 8 (12.12%) Intel
17 8 (12.12%) ISO/IEC 27001

Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 25 (37.88%) WebSphere
2 5 (7.58%) IIS
2 5 (7.58%) Apache
3 4 (6.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 4 (6.06%) WebLogic
3 4 (6.06%) Exstream Dialogue
4 2 (3.03%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (19.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (18.18%) Maximo
2 4 (6.06%) Exstream
3 1 (1.52%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.76%) FTP
2 15 (22.73%) SAN
3 10 (15.15%) HTTP
3 10 (15.15%) Firewall
4 6 (9.09%) HTTPS
4 6 (9.09%) SSL
5 5 (7.58%) TCP/IP
5 5 (7.58%) DNS
6 1 (1.52%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.52%) NAS
6 1 (1.52%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.15%) Oracle Database
2 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.52%) WhereScape RED
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.52%) SQLPlus
3 1 (1.52%) DataStage
3 1 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.52%) MySQL
3 1 (1.52%) DB2
3 1 (1.52%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Ant
2 2 (3.03%) Subversion
2 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.03%) JIRA
3 1 (1.52%) Hudson
General
1 16 (24.24%) Finance
2 9 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.06%) Financial Institution
3 4 (6.06%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (53.03%) Analyst
2 11 (16.67%) Administrator
3 6 (9.09%) Operations Analyst
3 6 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 5 (7.58%) Applications Support
5 4 (6.06%) Developer
5 4 (6.06%) AIX Administrator
5 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) Analyst Developer
5 4 (6.06%) Middleware Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Data Centre Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Data Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) IT Operations Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (1.52%) Environment Analyst
8 1 (1.52%) Build Engineer
8 1 (1.52%) Tivoli Specialist
8 1 (1.52%) Linux Support Engineer
8 1 (1.52%) Linux Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
1 6 (9.09%) Middleware
2 4 (6.06%) J2EE
3 1 (1.52%) .NET
3 1 (1.52%) Web Services
3 1 (1.52%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Mainframe
2 4 (6.06%) PKI
3 3 (4.55%) Wiki
4 2 (3.03%) LPAR
5 1 (1.52%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.52%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 46 (69.70%) UNIX
2 30 (45.45%) Windows
3 27 (40.91%) AIX
3 27 (40.91%) Solaris
4 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (7.58%) Linux
6 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.52%) SELinux
7 1 (1.52%) Tru64
7 1 (1.52%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.30%) ITIL
2 8 (12.12%) Resource Management
2 8 (12.12%) Business Continuity
2 8 (12.12%) Business Continuity Management
3 7 (10.61%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (7.58%) Service Delivery
4 5 (7.58%) Asset Management
5 4 (6.06%) SOA
5 4 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (4.55%) Data Analysis
7 2 (3.03%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (3.03%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.03%) Release Management
7 2 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.03%) B2B
7 2 (3.03%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.03%) Waterfall
8 1 (1.52%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.52%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 21 (31.82%) Shell Script
2 16 (24.24%) Korn
3 6 (9.09%) JCL
3 6 (9.09%) REXX
3 6 (9.09%) SQL
4 5 (7.58%) Java
4 5 (7.58%) Python
5 4 (6.06%) COBOL
5 4 (6.06%) SELCOPY
5 4 (6.06%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 2 (3.03%) Perl
6 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.52%) VB
7 1 (1.52%) AWK
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.55%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (7.58%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.03%) PowerHA
3 1 (1.52%) NFS
3 1 (1.52%) Samba
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 66 (100.00%) Tivoli
2 15 (22.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 10 (15.15%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.52%) Puppet
4 1 (1.52%) Cobbler
4 1 (1.52%) Control-M
Vendors
1 41 (62.12%) IBM
2 17 (25.76%) Red Hat
3 16 (24.24%) Oracle
4 13 (19.70%) Sun
5 11 (16.67%) SolarWinds
6 9 (13.64%) Symantec
7 8 (12.12%) Intel
8 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
9 4 (6.06%) HP
10 2 (3.03%) Ab Initio
10 2 (3.03%) SAP
10 2 (3.03%) webMethods
10 2 (3.03%) ServiceNow
11 1 (1.52%) EMC
11 1 (1.52%) CA
11 1 (1.52%) Veritas
11 1 (1.52%) Siebel
11 1 (1.52%) Business Objects
11 1 (1.52%) Egenera
11 1 (1.52%) Fujitsu