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 30 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.

IBM Tivoli Netcool
England / South East
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 236 253 251
Rank change year-on-year +17 -2  
Contract jobs citing Netcool 12 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.52% 1.38% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 7
Median daily rate £359 £341 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.35% -14.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £306 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £445 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £288 £354
% change year-on-year +21.73% -18.79%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 - -

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 789 1014 1048
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 9.96% 10.78% 10.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 484 620 552
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 44 33
Median hourly rate £16.50 £45.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.33% +109.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.58 £13.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.30 £60.80 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.19
% change year-on-year -15.55% +11.46%  

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 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 30 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
Hampshire +10 10 £359 +5.35%
Berkshire - 2 - -
Netcool
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 South East region with a requirement for Netcool.

1 11 (52.38%) SQL
1 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
1 11 (52.38%) Citrix
1 11 (52.38%) SAN
1 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
1 11 (52.38%) Veritas
1 11 (52.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 11 (52.38%) Clustering
2 9 (42.86%) Remedy
2 9 (42.86%) Tivoli
2 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 8 (38.10%) DV Cleared
3 8 (38.10%) NAS
3 8 (38.10%) Software Distribution
3 8 (38.10%) Server Building
3 8 (38.10%) Amdocs OSS
3 8 (38.10%) Configuration Management
3 8 (38.10%) Cramer
3 8 (38.10%) IPsec
3 8 (38.10%) Solaris
3 8 (38.10%) Linux
4 7 (33.33%) UML
4 7 (33.33%) Service Management
4 7 (33.33%) Billing
5 6 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (28.57%) Finance
5 6 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (28.57%) Oracle
6 5 (23.81%) CloudSense
7 4 (19.05%) Degree

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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 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) CloudSense
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) SAN
2 8 (38.10%) IPsec
2 8 (38.10%) NAS
3 3 (14.29%) DHCP
3 3 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (4.76%) BGP
4 1 (4.76%) Broadband
4 1 (4.76%) MPLS
4 1 (4.76%) OSPF
4 1 (4.76%) PBX
4 1 (4.76%) SNMP
4 1 (4.76%) SSL
4 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.76%) Telnet
4 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) MS Access
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 7 (33.33%) Billing
2 6 (28.57%) Finance
3 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Integration Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Designer
3 6 (28.57%) Solutions Designer
4 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Service Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 1 (4.76%) BSS Architect
6 1 (4.76%) BSS Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) OSS Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) OSS Solutions Designer
6 1 (4.76%) UML Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server Support
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) JMS
1 1 (4.76%) REST
1 1 (4.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Clustering
2 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
3 3 (14.29%) Fat Client
3 3 (14.29%) Thin Client
4 2 (9.52%) CMDB
5 1 (4.76%) IVR
5 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
1 8 (38.10%) Solaris
2 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Configuration Management
1 8 (38.10%) Server Building
1 8 (38.10%) Software Distribution
2 7 (33.33%) Service Management
2 7 (33.33%) UML
3 6 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 3 (14.29%) ITIL
4 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 2 (9.52%) CRM
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
5 2 (9.52%) Performance Management
5 2 (9.52%) Process Improvement
5 2 (9.52%) SDLC
5 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
6 1 (4.76%) eTOM
6 1 (4.76%) Fault Management
6 1 (4.76%) Use Case
6 1 (4.76%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 8 (38.10%) DV Cleared
3 4 (19.05%) Degree
4 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 9 (42.86%) Tivoli
3 8 (38.10%) Amdocs OSS
4 3 (14.29%) NetBackup
4 3 (14.29%) Unicenter
5 2 (9.52%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Citrix
1 11 (52.38%) Veritas
2 9 (42.86%) Remedy
3 8 (38.10%) Cramer
4 6 (28.57%) Oracle
4 6 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (19.05%) HP
6 3 (14.29%) BMC
6 3 (14.29%) EMC
6 3 (14.29%) IBM
6 3 (14.29%) Meridio
6 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 2 (9.52%) Ericsson
8 1 (4.76%) Amdocs
8 1 (4.76%) Motorola