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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Tivoli Netcool
UK / Scotland
Rank - 108 110
Contract jobs citing Netcool 0 26 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 1.01% 0.50%
As % of the Systems Management category - 11.71% 6.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 4
Median daily rate - £285 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -18.34%  
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 Scotland with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 195 222 208
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 11.40% 8.60% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 131 119
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £241 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £23.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year -16.12% +8.13%  

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

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Netcool in Scotland

Netcool
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Netcool.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) Veritas
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix
1 11 (100.00%) Clustering
2 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
3 7 (63.64%) SharePoint
3 7 (63.64%) Windows XP
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (63.64%) MCSE
3 7 (63.64%) MCSA
3 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) AIX
3 7 (63.64%) MCTS
3 7 (63.64%) MCITP
3 7 (63.64%) StarTeam
3 7 (63.64%) ISTQB
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (63.64%) Intel Security
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
3 7 (63.64%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (63.64%) Office 365
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (54.55%) Windows 10
4 6 (54.55%) Server Virtualisation
4 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
4 6 (54.55%) Software Testing
4 6 (54.55%) Test Scripting
4 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared

Netcool
Top Related 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 7 (63.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) IPsec
1 4 (36.36%) NAS
1 4 (36.36%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Hardware Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Clustering
2 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) AIX
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
1 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
1 7 (63.64%) Windows XP
2 6 (54.55%) Windows 10
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Change Management
1 6 (54.55%) Server Virtualisation
1 6 (54.55%) Software Testing
1 6 (54.55%) Test Scripting
2 5 (45.45%) Smoke Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
3 4 (36.36%) Server Building
3 4 (36.36%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) ISTQB
1 7 (63.64%) MCITP
1 7 (63.64%) MCSA
1 7 (63.64%) MCSE
1 7 (63.64%) MCTS
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (36.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (36.36%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix
1 11 (100.00%) Veritas
2 7 (63.64%) Intel Security
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft