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 3 months to 25 April 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
UK
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 570 582 595
Rank change year-on-year +12 +13  
Contract jobs citing Netcool 34 71 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.073% 0.13% 0.093%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.73% 1.26% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 31 19
Median daily rate £345 £305 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.11% -12.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £255 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £475 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £285 £355
% change year-on-year +21.26% -19.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.66% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year -26.66% -  

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 with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 4657 5614 4783
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 10.05% 10.05% 8.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3086 3557 2901
Median daily rate £475 £450 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +11.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 133 199
Median hourly rate £24.00 £21.33 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.51% +5.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £48.50 £38.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.19
% change year-on-year -15.55% +11.46%  

Netcool
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Netcool
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Netcool in the UK

Netcool
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Netcool over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Netcool in the UK

Netcool
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Netcool in the UK

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Top 22 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 3 months to 25 April 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
England +35 31 £350 -21.12% 3
South East +23 17 £359 +5.35% 2
Hampshire +15 15 £359 -3.10% 1
Hook +15 10 £350 -12.50%
North West - 5 £325 -
South West - 5 £135 -
Gloucestershire - 4 - -
Renfrewshire +10 3 £254 -6.19%
Erskine +9 3 £254 -6.19%
Scotland -3 3 £254 -6.19%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 - -
North East - 3 - -
Tyne and Wear - 3 - -
Cheshire - 3 £345 -
Berkshire +26 2 - - 1
Gloucester - 2 - -
Yorkshire +30 1 £195 +50.00%
Bracknell +1 1 - - 1
Newbury - 1 - -
Knutsford - 1 £345 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £195 -
Manchester - 1 £325 -

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 with a requirement for Netcool.

1 29 (54.72%) Active Directory
2 26 (49.06%) Linux
3 25 (47.17%) SQL
3 25 (47.17%) Security Cleared
4 24 (45.28%) Citrix
4 24 (45.28%) Veritas
4 24 (45.28%) Clustering
5 23 (43.40%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 23 (43.40%) Windows
6 22 (41.51%) Solaris
7 20 (37.74%) DV Cleared
8 18 (33.96%) SQL Server
8 18 (33.96%) SAN
9 17 (32.08%) Tivoli
10 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
12 14 (26.42%) IBM
12 14 (26.42%) Oracle
12 14 (26.42%) Change Management
12 14 (26.42%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (24.53%) Configuration Management
13 13 (24.53%) AIX
14 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Office
14 12 (22.64%) SharePoint
14 12 (22.64%) Windows XP
14 12 (22.64%) IPsec
14 12 (22.64%) NAS
14 12 (22.64%) Software Distribution
14 12 (22.64%) Server Building
15 11 (20.75%) MS Exchange

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 12 (22.64%) SharePoint
2 11 (20.75%) MS Exchange
3 6 (11.32%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (7.55%) Live Communications Server
5 3 (5.66%) Apache
5 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (5.66%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (5.66%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Maximo
2 1 (1.89%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.32%) Office 365
2 3 (5.66%) IBM SmartCloud
3 2 (3.77%) CloudSense
4 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.89%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 18 (33.96%) SAN
2 12 (22.64%) IPsec
2 12 (22.64%) NAS
3 7 (13.21%) DHCP
3 7 (13.21%) DNS
4 1 (1.89%) 4G
4 1 (1.89%) BGP
4 1 (1.89%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.89%) Broadband
4 1 (1.89%) Firewall
4 1 (1.89%) Internet
4 1 (1.89%) MPLS
4 1 (1.89%) OSPF
4 1 (1.89%) PBX
4 1 (1.89%) SNMP
4 1 (1.89%) SSL
4 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.89%) Telnet
4 1 (1.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (33.96%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.21%) Oracle Database
3 6 (11.32%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (11.32%) StarTeam
General
1 10 (18.87%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Banking
3 4 (7.55%) Billing
4 3 (5.66%) International Banking
4 3 (5.66%) Military
5 1 (1.89%) Retail
5 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (22.64%) Integration Engineer
2 6 (11.32%) Developer
3 5 (9.43%) Wintel Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) Consultant
4 4 (7.55%) Designer
4 4 (7.55%) Maximo Consultant
4 4 (7.55%) Maximo Developer
4 4 (7.55%) Server Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Management Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Solutions Designer
5 3 (5.66%) Test Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (3.77%) Build Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) Monitoring Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Support Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Tester
6 2 (3.77%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) Middleware
2 1 (1.89%) .NET
2 1 (1.89%) JMS
2 1 (1.89%) REST
2 1 (1.89%) SOAP
2 1 (1.89%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (45.28%) Clustering
2 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.32%) Fat Client
2 6 (11.32%) Mainframe
2 6 (11.32%) Thin Client
3 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.89%) IVR
4 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.89%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 26 (49.06%) Linux
2 23 (43.40%) Windows
3 22 (41.51%) Solaris
4 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (26.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (24.53%) AIX
7 12 (22.64%) Windows XP
8 9 (16.98%) Windows 7
9 8 (15.09%) Windows Server
10 7 (13.21%) HPUX
10 7 (13.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (11.32%) Windows 10
11 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (7.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.42%) Change Management
2 13 (24.53%) Configuration Management
3 12 (22.64%) Server Building
3 12 (22.64%) Software Distribution
4 9 (16.98%) ITIL
5 8 (15.09%) Migration
6 7 (13.21%) Asset Management
6 7 (13.21%) Customer Requirements
6 7 (13.21%) Problem Management
6 7 (13.21%) Software Asset Management
7 6 (11.32%) Server Virtualisation
7 6 (11.32%) Software Testing
7 6 (11.32%) Test Scripting
8 5 (9.43%) Service Management
8 5 (9.43%) Smoke Testing
8 5 (9.43%) Statistics
9 4 (7.55%) Incident Management
9 4 (7.55%) Risk Management
10 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 3 (5.66%) UML
Programming Languages
1 25 (47.17%) SQL
2 8 (15.09%) Java
3 7 (13.21%) Perl
4 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (47.17%) Security Cleared
2 20 (37.74%) DV Cleared
3 7 (13.21%) ISTQB
3 7 (13.21%) SC Cleared
4 6 (11.32%) Degree
4 6 (11.32%) MCITP
4 6 (11.32%) MCSA
4 6 (11.32%) MCSE
4 6 (11.32%) MCTS
4 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.77%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.89%) CCNA
6 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.89%) EMCIE
6 1 (1.89%) ISEB
6 1 (1.89%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) SLA
2 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 29 (54.72%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.32%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.66%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.89%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 23 (43.40%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 17 (32.08%) Tivoli
3 8 (15.09%) NetBackup
4 7 (13.21%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 7 (13.21%) IBM BigFix
4 7 (13.21%) SCOM
5 6 (11.32%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (11.32%) Unicenter
6 5 (9.43%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 4 (7.55%) Amdocs OSS
8 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (5.66%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 3 (5.66%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 3 (5.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (1.89%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 24 (45.28%) Citrix
1 24 (45.28%) Veritas
2 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
3 14 (26.42%) IBM
3 14 (26.42%) Oracle
4 9 (16.98%) HP
5 8 (15.09%) CA
5 8 (15.09%) Intel Security
6 7 (13.21%) EMC
6 7 (13.21%) ServiceNow
7 6 (11.32%) Meridio
8 5 (9.43%) Remedy
9 4 (7.55%) Cramer
10 3 (5.66%) NetApp
10 3 (5.66%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (5.66%) VMware
11 2 (3.77%) BMC
12 1 (1.89%) Amdocs
12 1 (1.89%) Cisco
12 1 (1.89%) Ericsson
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