The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Netcool skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Netcool over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Tivoli Netcool
England / North West
Rank 130 - 146
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Netcool 7 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.27% - 0.029%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.89% - 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £335 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £295 £358
% change year-on-year +23.72% -17.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Netcool is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 242 325 280
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 9.45% 8.51% 8.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 169 127
Median daily rate £400 £422 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.21% -6.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 11
Median hourly rate £29.38 £20.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.87% +33.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.10 £101.80 £20.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +4.65%  

Netcool
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Netcool as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Netcool in the North West

Netcool
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Netcool in the North West

Netcool
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Netcool within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 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
Cheshire - 4 £385 - 1
Manchester - 2 £325 -
Netcool
England

Netcool
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 North West region with a requirement for Netcool.

1 14 (93.33%) AIX
1 14 (93.33%) IBM
1 14 (93.33%) Solaris
1 14 (93.33%) Linux
1 14 (93.33%) SCOM
2 13 (86.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (86.67%) CA
2 13 (86.67%) HPUX
2 13 (86.67%) Java
2 13 (86.67%) Perl
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
3 12 (80.00%) ITIL
4 8 (53.33%) Tivoli
4 8 (53.33%) ServiceNow
5 7 (46.67%) Software Asset Management
5 7 (46.67%) IBM BigFix
5 7 (46.67%) Asset Management
5 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
6 6 (40.00%) HP
6 6 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (40.00%) Red Hat
6 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (40.00%) Windows XP
6 6 (40.00%) SQL
6 6 (40.00%) VBScript
6 6 (40.00%) Service Management
6 6 (40.00%) Middleware
6 6 (40.00%) Mainframe
6 6 (40.00%) HP SiteScope
6 6 (40.00%) Bourne shell

Netcool
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Monitoring Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Management Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Monitoring Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Build Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Designer
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL Service Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Middleware
1 6 (40.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) AIX
1 14 (93.33%) Linux
1 14 (93.33%) Solaris
2 13 (86.67%) HPUX
2 13 (86.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) Asset Management
2 7 (46.67%) Software Asset Management
3 6 (40.00%) Release Management
3 6 (40.00%) Service Management
4 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
4 4 (26.67%) Security Monitoring
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) High-Frequency Trading
5 1 (6.67%) ITSM
5 1 (6.67%) Process Management
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) Java
1 13 (86.67%) Perl
2 6 (40.00%) Bourne shell
2 6 (40.00%) Korn
2 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 14 (93.33%) SCOM
2 8 (53.33%) Tivoli
3 7 (46.67%) IBM BigFix
4 6 (40.00%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) IBM
2 13 (86.67%) CA
3 8 (53.33%) ServiceNow
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
5 6 (40.00%) HP
5 6 (40.00%) Red Hat