Period
to 10 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Netcool skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Netcool over the 6 months to 10 August 2020 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
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 521 794 842
Rank change year-on-year +273 +48 -78
Contract jobs citing Netcool 29 56 55
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.083% 0.061% 0.053%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.55% 0.41% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 31 28
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £381 £313 £258
90th Percentile £588 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +26.67% -6.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Netcool is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 5,232 13,629 14,064
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.94% 14.86% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,339 9,144 9,415
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £306 £282 £275
90th Percentile £675 £672 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 328 382
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% +9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £13.26 £12.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £49.50 £49.39 £49.78
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.38 £17.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% +5.00% +3.32%

Netcool
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Netcool as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Netcool in the UK

Netcool
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Netcool.

Daily rate trend for Netcool in the UK

Netcool
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Netcool over the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Netcool in the UK

Netcool
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Netcool.

Hourly rate trend for Netcool in the UK

Netcool
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Netcool within the UK over the 6 months to 10 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +274 27 £463 +15.63%
UK excluding London +214 24 £475 +26.67%
South East +171 17 £488 +19.63%
London +210 5 £413 -8.33%
Scotland +84 2 £400 +6.67%
Midlands +71 2 - -
West Midlands +57 2 - -
Work from Home - 2 £413 -
East of England - 2 £500 -
North of England +116 1 £450 +56.52%
North West - 1 £450 -

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Netcool also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Netcool.

1 22 (75.86%) IBM
2 21 (72.41%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 17 (58.62%) Shell Script
3 17 (58.62%) Remedy
3 17 (58.62%) Perl
4 16 (55.17%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (51.72%) Security Cleared
6 14 (48.28%) ServiceNow
7 13 (44.83%) Network Management
7 13 (44.83%) SC Cleared
7 13 (44.83%) Remedy ITSM
7 13 (44.83%) SOAP
7 13 (44.83%) SNMP
7 13 (44.83%) BMC
8 12 (41.38%) Siebel
8 12 (41.38%) xMatters
9 11 (37.93%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (34.48%) Amdocs OSS
10 10 (34.48%) REST
10 10 (34.48%) Cramer
10 10 (34.48%) Python
10 10 (34.48%) Web Services
10 10 (34.48%) Java
11 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
11 9 (31.03%) Oracle
12 7 (24.14%) PHP
12 7 (24.14%) Tivoli
12 7 (24.14%) Web Development
12 7 (24.14%) Unit Testing
12 7 (24.14%) Integration Testing

Netcool
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (6.90%) Apache Spark
1 2 (6.90%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.45%) Confluence
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) GitHub
2 1 (3.45%) AWS
2 1 (3.45%) Azure
2 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.45%) GCP
2 1 (3.45%) IaaS
2 1 (3.45%) PaaS
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (44.83%) SNMP
2 2 (6.90%) CTI
2 2 (6.90%) H.323
2 2 (6.90%) PBX
2 2 (6.90%) Skype
2 2 (6.90%) Unified Communications
2 2 (6.90%) VoIP
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) Kerberos
3 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.90%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.90%) QlikView
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.45%) DB2
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) JIRA
2 3 (10.34%) Bitbucket
2 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.34%) Subversion
3 2 (6.90%) Redmine
3 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.45%) Maven
4 1 (3.45%) Selenium
4 1 (3.45%) Serena SBM
4 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Legal
4 1 (3.45%) International Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Designer
2 10 (34.48%) Architect
2 10 (34.48%) Solutions Architect
2 10 (34.48%) Solutions Designer
3 3 (10.34%) Consultant
3 3 (10.34%) Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Communications Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Solaris Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) DBA
5 1 (3.45%) Monitoring Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) Telecoms Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Test Automation Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Test Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Tivoli Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) SOAP
2 10 (34.48%) REST
2 10 (34.48%) Web Services
3 3 (10.34%) LDAP
4 2 (6.90%) .NET
4 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
4 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.90%) D3.js
4 2 (6.90%) Highcharts JS
4 2 (6.90%) J2EE
4 2 (6.90%) JSON
4 2 (6.90%) LINQ
4 2 (6.90%) Node.js
4 2 (6.90%) XML
4 2 (6.90%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (10.34%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (6.90%) IVR
4 1 (3.45%) Clustering
4 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Unix
3 2 (6.90%) Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Solaris
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Problem-Solving
2 13 (44.83%) Network Management
3 7 (24.14%) Integration Testing
3 7 (24.14%) Smoke Testing
3 7 (24.14%) Unit Testing
3 7 (24.14%) Web Development
4 5 (17.24%) ITIL
5 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (13.79%) Migration
6 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
6 3 (10.34%) SDLC
7 2 (6.90%) Capacity Management
7 2 (6.90%) DevOps
7 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
7 2 (6.90%) Information Security
7 2 (6.90%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (6.90%) Microservices
7 2 (6.90%) Problem Management
7 2 (6.90%) Runbook
7 2 (6.90%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) Perl
1 17 (58.62%) Shell Script
2 10 (34.48%) Java
2 10 (34.48%) Python
3 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
4 7 (24.14%) PHP
5 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
5 3 (10.34%) SQL
6 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.90%) C#
6 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.90%) VBA
7 1 (3.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (51.72%) Security Cleared
2 13 (44.83%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.34%) Degree
4 2 (6.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (6.90%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) GDPR
2 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (72.41%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 10 (34.48%) Amdocs OSS
3 7 (24.14%) Tivoli
4 3 (10.34%) HP ALM
4 3 (10.34%) Netcool/Webtop
5 2 (6.90%) SCOM
6 1 (3.45%) AirWatch
6 1 (3.45%) Control-M
6 1 (3.45%) Icinga
6 1 (3.45%) QRadar
6 1 (3.45%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (3.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 22 (75.86%) IBM
2 17 (58.62%) Remedy
3 14 (48.28%) ServiceNow
4 13 (44.83%) BMC
5 12 (41.38%) Siebel
5 12 (41.38%) xMatters
6 10 (34.48%) Cramer
7 9 (31.03%) Oracle
8 6 (20.69%) Cisco
9 4 (13.79%) Huawei
9 4 (13.79%) Nokia
9 4 (13.79%) Splunk
10 3 (10.34%) HP
11 2 (6.90%) Avaya
11 2 (6.90%) Informatica
11 2 (6.90%) Kony
11 2 (6.90%) Micro Focus
11 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
11 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
12 1 (3.45%) CyberArk