The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 29 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 West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 - 147
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Netcool 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.19% - 0.064%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.86% - 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £135 - -
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 West with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 175 240 216
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 6.79% 8.26% 6.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 161 135
Median daily rate £430 £375 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.66% -5.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 13
Median hourly rate £21.30 £17.00 £20.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.29% -15.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.34 £10.45 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.26 £19.35 £36.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +9.75%  

Netcool
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Netcool
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Netcool in the South West

Netcool
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Netcool in the South West

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Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 29 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
Gloucestershire - 4 - -
Netcool
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 West region with a requirement for Netcool.

1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) EMC
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (33.33%) Fat Client
4 2 (33.33%) Meridio
4 2 (33.33%) Live Communications Server
4 2 (33.33%) Statistics
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Clustering
4 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (33.33%) Change Control

Netcool
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (33.33%) Live Communications Server
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MS Access
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
2 1 (16.67%) Junior QA Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Tester
2 1 (16.67%) OSS Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) QA Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Wintel Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
1 2 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (33.33%) Thin Client
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) Demand Management
2 2 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) EMCIE
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB
4 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (16.67%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) NetBackup
1 4 (66.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (33.33%) Unicenter
2 2 (33.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (16.67%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) EMC
3 2 (33.33%) BMC
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Intel Security
3 2 (33.33%) Meridio
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) Veritas
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) CA
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds