Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 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
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 791 818 811
Rank change year-on-year +27 -7 -36
Contract jobs citing Netcool 64 53 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.067% 0.054% 0.052%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.60% 0.49% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 31 28
England median daily rate £360 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% - +23.08%
10th Percentile £295 £269 £239
90th Percentile £582 £450 £491
UK median daily rate £400 £320 £340
% change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% +3.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
England median hourly rate £27.50 - £22.85
UK median hourly rate £27.50 £35.50 £22.85
% change year-on-year -22.54% +55.36% -

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 10752 10807 8977
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 11.34% 11.11% 8.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 7365 6954 5555
England median daily rate £475 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +3.77%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £240
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £475 £442 £400
% change year-on-year +7.47% +10.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 245 309
England median hourly rate £17.00 £20.73 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.99% +3.65% +0.45%
10th Percentile £10.88 £12.85 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £44.50 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.73 £19.03
% change year-on-year -15.58% +8.93% -4.42%

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 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Netcool in England

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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

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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 21 November 2017. 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 +6 37 £360 +30.91% 2
London -6 18 £389 -8.59%
Midlands +25 7 £360 +30.91%
West Midlands +27 6 £273 -0.91%
North of England +41 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
Netcool
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for Netcool.

1 28 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 24 (37.50%) Oracle
3 23 (35.94%) Unix
3 23 (35.94%) IBM
3 23 (35.94%) Service Management
4 22 (34.38%) Telecoms
5 20 (31.25%) Remedy
5 20 (31.25%) HP
5 20 (31.25%) Windows
5 20 (31.25%) ITIL
6 19 (29.69%) Linux
7 18 (28.13%) Remedy ITSM
8 17 (26.56%) Active Directory
9 16 (25.00%) BMC
9 16 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 16 (25.00%) Clustering
9 16 (25.00%) DV Cleared
9 16 (25.00%) ITIL V3
9 16 (25.00%) Windows Server
10 15 (23.44%) NetBackup
10 15 (23.44%) McAfee
10 15 (23.44%) Tivoli
10 15 (23.44%) Solaris
10 15 (23.44%) Windows XP
10 15 (23.44%) MS Exchange
11 14 (21.88%) SQL Server
11 14 (21.88%) Citrix
11 14 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (21.88%) CMDB

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 15 (23.44%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.94%) WebSphere
3 5 (7.81%) Apache
3 5 (7.81%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.56%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) SPSS
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 18 (28.13%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (9.38%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) IBM SmartCloud
2 2 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.13%) SaaS
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) DNS
1 6 (9.38%) Internet
1 6 (9.38%) VPN
2 4 (6.25%) Firewall
2 4 (6.25%) MVNO
2 4 (6.25%) SNMP
3 2 (3.13%) BGP
3 2 (3.13%) Broadband
3 2 (3.13%) FTP
3 2 (3.13%) LTE
3 2 (3.13%) MPLS
3 2 (3.13%) MRTG
3 2 (3.13%) SSH
3 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.13%) Telnet
4 1 (1.56%) DHCP
4 1 (1.56%) SAN
4 1 (1.56%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.50%) DB2
3 6 (9.38%) MySQL
4 5 (7.81%) Hadoop
5 4 (6.25%) MongoDB
5 4 (6.25%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.56%) MS Access
6 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) FishEye
1 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.56%) ProC
General
1 22 (34.38%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.13%) Billing
3 1 (1.56%) Finance
3 1 (1.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 15 (23.44%) Consultant
2 10 (15.63%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (14.06%) Support Engineer
4 8 (12.50%) Architect
5 7 (10.94%) Service Architect
6 6 (9.38%) Administrator
7 5 (7.81%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Maximo Consultant
7 5 (7.81%) Service Operations Specialist
8 4 (6.25%) BSS Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) OSS Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Systems Support
8 4 (6.25%) Telecoms Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) J2EE
1 4 (6.25%) LAMP
2 3 (4.69%) CGI
2 3 (4.69%) XML
3 2 (3.13%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.00%) Clustering
2 14 (21.88%) CMDB
3 9 (14.06%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (6.25%) User Experience
5 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.13%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.13%) Fat Client
5 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.13%) Public Cloud
5 2 (3.13%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 23 (35.94%) Unix
2 20 (31.25%) Windows
3 19 (29.69%) Linux
4 16 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 16 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (23.44%) Solaris
5 15 (23.44%) Windows XP
6 14 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (7.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (6.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.94%) Service Management
2 20 (31.25%) ITIL
3 16 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 10 (15.63%) Project Management
5 9 (14.06%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (14.06%) Incident Management
6 8 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (12.50%) DSDM
6 8 (12.50%) Presales
6 8 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 6 (9.38%) Capacity Management
7 6 (9.38%) Customer Requirements
7 6 (9.38%) Migration
7 6 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (7.81%) Change Management
8 5 (7.81%) Configuration Management
8 5 (7.81%) Demand Management
8 5 (7.81%) Service Delivery
8 5 (7.81%) Service Design
8 5 (7.81%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.75%) SQL
2 10 (15.63%) Perl
3 4 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.25%) Python
4 3 (4.69%) C
4 3 (4.69%) Java
5 2 (3.13%) C++
5 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 28 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 16 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 6 (9.38%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (7.81%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.69%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.13%) CCNP
6 2 (3.13%) CCNP Voice
7 1 (1.56%) CCNA
7 1 (1.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.06%) SLA
2 4 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 4 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 17 (26.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.56%) NFS
2 1 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 15 (23.44%) NetBackup
2 15 (23.44%) Tivoli
3 8 (12.50%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 6 (9.38%) MOM
4 6 (9.38%) Nagios
4 6 (9.38%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 5 (7.81%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (6.25%) CFEngine
6 4 (6.25%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 4 (6.25%) logstash
6 4 (6.25%) Puppet
7 2 (3.13%) Cacti
7 2 (3.13%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (3.13%) Icinga
7 2 (3.13%) OpenView
7 2 (3.13%) SCOM
8 1 (1.56%) HP NNM
8 1 (1.56%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 24 (37.50%) Oracle
2 23 (35.94%) IBM
3 20 (31.25%) HP
3 20 (31.25%) Remedy
4 16 (25.00%) BMC
5 15 (23.44%) McAfee
6 14 (21.88%) Citrix
7 13 (20.31%) Veritas
8 6 (9.38%) Red Hat
9 5 (7.81%) Cognos
9 5 (7.81%) ILOG
10 4 (6.25%) Splunk
11 3 (4.69%) Cisco
12 2 (3.13%) Ericsson
12 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
12 2 (3.13%) Motorola
12 2 (3.13%) ServiceNow
12 2 (3.13%) SolarWinds
13 1 (1.56%) CyberArk
13 1 (1.56%) Huawei