Period
to 9 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Netcool skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Netcool over the 6 months to 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IBM Tivoli Netcool
UK > England
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 811 796 822
Rank change year-on-year -15 +26 +4
Contract jobs citing Netcool 50 56 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.052% 0.059% 0.047%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.36% 0.50% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 21 31
England median daily rate £420 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £268 £295 £269
90th Percentile £488 £606 £450
UK median daily rate £420 £380 £320
% change year-on-year +10.53% +18.75% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
England median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK median hourly rate - £27.50 -

Netcool is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 14,015 11,182 11,000
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.68% 11.86% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,530 7,660 7,074
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +7.91%
10th Percentile £305 £263 £263
90th Percentile £650 £625 £590
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 368 258 249
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.26 £20.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.42% -16.76% +3.65%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.75 £12.75
90th Percentile £47.00 £47.50 £55.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £20.73
% change year-on-year - -15.58% +4.96%

Netcool
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Netcool as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Netcool in England

Netcool
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Netcool in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Netcool in England

Netcool
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Netcool in England over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Netcool in England

Netcool
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Netcool in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Netcool in England

Netcool
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Netcool within the England region over the 6 months to 9 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -27 22 £413 +14.58% 2
London +12 20 £420 +8.11%
Midlands -8 5 - - 5
East Midlands - 5 - -
South West - 3 £195 -
Netcool
UK

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Netcool also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Netcool.

1 18 (36.00%) HP
2 17 (34.00%) Unix
3 14 (28.00%) Windows
4 13 (26.00%) Citrix
5 11 (22.00%) Remedy
5 11 (22.00%) VMware
6 10 (20.00%) Tivoli
6 10 (20.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 10 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 10 (20.00%) Windows Server
7 9 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (18.00%) Dell
7 9 (18.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 9 (18.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
7 9 (18.00%) MS Exchange
7 9 (18.00%) Telecoms
7 9 (18.00%) Finance
8 8 (16.00%) IBM
8 8 (16.00%) Solaris
8 8 (16.00%) Oracle
8 8 (16.00%) Internet
8 8 (16.00%) Veritas
8 8 (16.00%) QA
8 8 (16.00%) Splunk
9 7 (14.00%) Wireless
9 7 (14.00%) Clustering
10 6 (12.00%) NetBackup
10 6 (12.00%) ISTQB

Netcool
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 9 (18.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.00%) Apache
2 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (6.00%) IIS
2 3 (6.00%) Live Communications Server
2 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.00%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (4.00%) IaaS
1 2 (4.00%) PaaS
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) Internet
2 7 (14.00%) Wireless
3 6 (12.00%) LTE
3 6 (12.00%) SAN
4 4 (8.00%) SNMP
5 3 (6.00%) DHCP
5 3 (6.00%) DNS
6 2 (4.00%) 3G
6 2 (4.00%) ICMP
6 2 (4.00%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (4.00%) VoLTE
7 1 (2.00%) AMQP
7 1 (2.00%) BGP
7 1 (2.00%) Firewall
7 1 (2.00%) IPFIX
7 1 (2.00%) Junos
7 1 (2.00%) MPLS
7 1 (2.00%) MQTT
7 1 (2.00%) OSPF
7 1 (2.00%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) MS Access
3 1 (2.00%) InfluxDB
3 1 (2.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.00%) Redis
3 1 (2.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Bugzilla
2 3 (6.00%) ProC
3 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.00%) JIRA
3 1 (2.00%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.00%) Rational Quality Manager
3 1 (2.00%) Robot Framework
General
1 9 (18.00%) Finance
1 9 (18.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.00%) Banking
3 4 (8.00%) Billing
4 2 (4.00%) International Banking
5 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (14.00%) Consultant
2 5 (10.00%) Analyst
2 5 (10.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 5 (10.00%) Monitoring Engineer
2 5 (10.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (10.00%) Test Engineer
2 5 (10.00%) Tivoli Engineer
2 5 (10.00%) Tivoli Monitoring Engineer
3 4 (8.00%) Administrator
3 4 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (8.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) IT Analyst
4 3 (6.00%) QA Analyst
4 3 (6.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 3 (6.00%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Systems Test Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Telecoms Analyst
4 3 (6.00%) Telecoms Test Analyst
4 3 (6.00%) Tivoli Support
5 2 (4.00%) Nagios Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) LDAP
1 3 (6.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 2 (4.00%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (4.00%) Kafka
3 1 (2.00%) JSON
3 1 (2.00%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.00%) REST
3 1 (2.00%) SOAP
3 1 (2.00%) Web Services
3 1 (2.00%) XML
3 1 (2.00%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Clustering
2 4 (8.00%) HACMP
3 3 (6.00%) CMDB
3 3 (6.00%) Fat Client
3 3 (6.00%) Thin Client
4 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.00%) Unix
2 14 (28.00%) Windows
3 10 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (16.00%) Solaris
5 6 (12.00%) Linux
5 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (12.00%) Windows XP
6 4 (8.00%) AIX
7 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.00%) CentOS
8 1 (2.00%) Debian
8 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (12.00%) Test Management
2 5 (10.00%) Change Management
2 5 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 5 (10.00%) Quality Management
2 5 (10.00%) Service Management
3 4 (8.00%) ITSM
3 4 (8.00%) Migration
3 4 (8.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (6.00%) Availability Management
4 3 (6.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (6.00%) ITIL
4 3 (6.00%) Network Management
4 3 (6.00%) Open Source
4 3 (6.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (6.00%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (6.00%) Statistics
4 3 (6.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (4.00%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (10.00%) Perl
3 4 (8.00%) SQL
4 2 (4.00%) C
4 2 (4.00%) Groovy
4 2 (4.00%) Python
4 2 (4.00%) Ruby
5 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.00%) Bourne shell
5 1 (2.00%) Java
5 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.00%) PHP
5 1 (2.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.00%) DV Cleared
2 6 (12.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (8.00%) Degree
3 4 (8.00%) HNC
3 4 (8.00%) HND
4 2 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (4.00%) PhD
5 1 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.00%) QA
2 2 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 4 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (8.00%) XenDesktop
4 3 (6.00%) ISA Server
4 3 (6.00%) vCloud
4 3 (6.00%) XenApp
5 2 (4.00%) VMware NSX
6 1 (2.00%) Docker
6 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.00%) KVM
6 1 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.00%) vSphere
6 1 (2.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (20.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 10 (20.00%) Tivoli
2 9 (18.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 9 (18.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 6 (12.00%) NetBackup
4 4 (8.00%) Graphite
4 4 (8.00%) HP ALM
4 4 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (8.00%) Nagios
4 4 (8.00%) vCenter Server
5 3 (6.00%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (6.00%) Unicenter
5 3 (6.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 2 (4.00%) collectd
6 2 (4.00%) Kibana
6 2 (4.00%) logstash
6 2 (4.00%) NSN NetAct
6 2 (4.00%) OpenNMS
6 2 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (36.00%) HP
2 13 (26.00%) Citrix
3 11 (22.00%) Remedy
3 11 (22.00%) VMware
4 9 (18.00%) Dell
5 8 (16.00%) IBM
5 8 (16.00%) Oracle
5 8 (16.00%) Splunk
5 8 (16.00%) Veritas
6 6 (12.00%) McAfee
7 5 (10.00%) 3PAR
7 5 (10.00%) SolarWinds
8 4 (8.00%) EMC
8 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (8.00%) Red Hat
9 3 (6.00%) ArcSight
9 3 (6.00%) Cisco
9 3 (6.00%) Meridio
9 3 (6.00%) Nokia
9 3 (6.00%) ServiceNow