The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 28 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
England / South East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 205 227 244
Rank change year-on-year +22 +17  
Contract jobs citing Netcool 38 42 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.49% 0.47% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.41% 3.86% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 8
Median daily rate £350 £331 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.66% +12.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £284 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £438 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £310 £294
% change year-on-year +16.93% +5.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £57.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £36.75 -
% change year-on-year -22.44% -  

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 South East with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 862 1087 1020
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 11.16% 12.11% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 638 572
Median daily rate £450 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.75% +2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £378
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 41 38
Median hourly rate £12.00 £35.50 £22.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.19% +60.83%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £17.45 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £57.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £34.10 £20.50
% change year-on-year -48.68% +66.34%  

Netcool
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Netcool in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Netcool in the South East over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Netcool in the South East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Netcool in the South East

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Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Netcool within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 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
Hampshire +19 33 £338 -16.14%
Berkshire +1 3 £269 -9.73%
Surrey - 2 £525 -
Netcool
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 South East region with a requirement for Netcool.

1 29 (58.00%) Security Cleared
2 24 (48.00%) Tivoli
3 22 (44.00%) SQL
4 21 (42.00%) ITIL
5 20 (40.00%) Remedy
6 19 (38.00%) Linux
6 19 (38.00%) Service Management
7 16 (32.00%) SQL Server
7 16 (32.00%) Citrix
8 15 (30.00%) SAN
8 15 (30.00%) Active Directory
8 15 (30.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 15 (30.00%) Veritas
8 15 (30.00%) Telecoms
8 15 (30.00%) Project Management
8 15 (30.00%) Clustering
8 15 (30.00%) ITIL V3
9 14 (28.00%) BPSS Clearance
9 14 (28.00%) Remedy ITSM
9 14 (28.00%) Configuration Management
10 13 (26.00%) BMC
11 12 (24.00%) PRINCE2
11 12 (24.00%) DSDM
11 12 (24.00%) Solaris
11 12 (24.00%) CMDB
11 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (24.00%) IPsec
11 12 (24.00%) Presales
11 12 (24.00%) Server Building
11 12 (24.00%) Software Distribution

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.00%) Apache
2 2 (4.00%) Live Communications Server
2 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (28.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) CloudSense
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.00%) SAN
2 12 (24.00%) IPsec
2 12 (24.00%) NAS
3 7 (14.00%) DNS
3 7 (14.00%) SNMP
4 5 (10.00%) MVNO
4 5 (10.00%) VPN
5 4 (8.00%) Internet
6 3 (6.00%) BGP
6 3 (6.00%) DHCP
6 3 (6.00%) MPLS
7 2 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (4.00%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (4.00%) EIGRP
7 2 (4.00%) LAN
7 2 (4.00%) NX-OS
7 2 (4.00%) TACACS
7 2 (4.00%) Telepresence
7 2 (4.00%) VoIP
7 2 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.00%) MySQL
3 6 (12.00%) DB2
4 3 (6.00%) MS Access
5 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MSI
General
1 15 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.00%) Billing
3 2 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (30.00%) Architect
2 12 (24.00%) Integration Engineer
2 12 (24.00%) Service Architect
3 7 (14.00%) OSS Architect
4 6 (12.00%) BSS Architect
4 6 (12.00%) ITIL Service Architect
5 5 (10.00%) Consultant
5 5 (10.00%) Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Remedy Architect
6 3 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.00%) Designer
6 3 (6.00%) Integration Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.00%) OSS Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Solutions Designer
7 2 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Telecoms Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Telecoms Specialist
7 2 (4.00%) Tivoli Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) LAMP
2 1 (2.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.00%) JMS
2 1 (2.00%) REST
2 1 (2.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) Clustering
2 12 (24.00%) CMDB
3 7 (14.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (14.00%) User Experience
4 6 (12.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (12.00%) Data Centre
5 4 (8.00%) Fat Client
5 4 (8.00%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (8.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.00%) Linux
2 12 (24.00%) Solaris
3 3 (6.00%) Windows
3 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.00%) CentOS
4 2 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.00%) ITIL
2 19 (38.00%) Service Management
3 15 (30.00%) ITIL V3
3 15 (30.00%) Project Management
4 14 (28.00%) Configuration Management
5 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (24.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (24.00%) DSDM
5 12 (24.00%) Presales
5 12 (24.00%) PRINCE2
5 12 (24.00%) Server Building
5 12 (24.00%) Software Distribution
6 10 (20.00%) Incident Management
7 8 (16.00%) Service Design
8 7 (14.00%) Compliance Management
8 7 (14.00%) Customer Requirements
8 7 (14.00%) Demand Management
8 7 (14.00%) Service Delivery
8 7 (14.00%) Supplier Management
8 7 (14.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.00%) SQL
2 4 (8.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.00%) Perl
4 2 (4.00%) Python
5 1 (2.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 29 (58.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (28.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 12 (24.00%) DV Cleared
4 10 (20.00%) Degree
5 6 (12.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (4.00%) Master's Degree
6 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.00%) CCNP
7 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 7 (14.00%) SLA
2 3 (6.00%) QA
System Software
1 15 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (24.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (48.00%) Tivoli
2 15 (30.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (8.00%) OpenView
4 3 (6.00%) Amdocs OSS
4 3 (6.00%) NetBackup
4 3 (6.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 3 (6.00%) Unicenter
5 2 (4.00%) CFEngine
5 2 (4.00%) FortiGate
5 2 (4.00%) logstash
5 2 (4.00%) Nagios
5 2 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (4.00%) Puppet
5 2 (4.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (2.00%) Netcool/Webtop
6 1 (2.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 20 (40.00%) Remedy
2 16 (32.00%) Citrix
3 15 (30.00%) Veritas
4 13 (26.00%) BMC
5 11 (22.00%) Oracle
6 9 (18.00%) HP
6 9 (18.00%) IBM
7 6 (12.00%) Ericsson
8 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (6.00%) Cramer
9 3 (6.00%) EMC
9 3 (6.00%) Meridio
9 3 (6.00%) Motorola
10 2 (4.00%) Cisco
10 2 (4.00%) Juniper
10 2 (4.00%) Palo Alto
10 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
10 2 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (4.00%) Splunk
11 1 (2.00%) Amdocs