The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 26 June 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 / Scotland
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 126 134
Rank change year-on-year +12 +8  
Contract jobs citing Netcool 3 25 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.14% 0.86% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.08% 6.28% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 1
Median daily rate £254 £275 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.72% -22.53%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £310 £294
% change year-on-year +12.90% +5.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £36.75 -
% change year-on-year -23.80% -  

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 Scotland with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 278 398 222
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 12.73% 13.75% 7.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 178 126
Median daily rate £425 £335 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.86% +3.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £266 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £451 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £447 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +11.62% +5.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 8
Median hourly rate £31.93 £38.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.07% +105.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.60 £36.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £43.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £34.85 £20.19
% change year-on-year -49.78% +72.65%  

Netcool
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Netcool
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Netcool in Scotland

Netcool
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Netcool in Scotland

Netcool
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Netcool within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Renfrewshire +38 3 £254 -9.05%
Netcool
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Netcool.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) MCSA
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) McAfee
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) MCTS
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
1 3 (100.00%) StarTeam
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

Netcool
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 3 (100.00%) Smoke Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
1 3 (100.00%) MCSA
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) MCTS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) McAfee
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas