Period
to 20 November 2019

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 20 November 2019 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
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 742 848 830
Rank change year-on-year +106 -18 -10
Contract jobs citing Netcool 69 54 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.083% 0.052% 0.065%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.57% 0.36% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 29 27
UK median daily rate £400 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £313 £307 £295
90th Percentile £488 £515 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +22.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
UK median hourly rate £44.75 - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.75 - -

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 12,204 14,977 12,068
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.61% 14.39% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,237 10,111 8,137
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +7.95%
10th Percentile £263 £300 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £413
% change year-on-year +2.86% +6.06% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 320 390 289
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.14% - -22.22%
10th Percentile £12.76 £12.25 £10.91
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.63 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +6.43% +9.38% -36.00%

Netcool
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 20 November 2019.

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

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 20 November 2019. 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
UK excluding London +93 56 £410 +2.50% 5
England +90 55 £409 -2.68% 5
South East +51 25 £450 +9.09% 4
Midlands +39 15 £363 -
Scotland - 14 £325 -
London +84 13 £388 -7.74%
West Midlands +44 10 £363 -
East Midlands +25 5 - -
North of England +30 1 £150 -68.00% 1
South West -8 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £150 -

For the 6 months to 20 November 2019, 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 34 (49.28%) Security Cleared
2 30 (43.48%) Remedy
3 27 (39.13%) SC Cleared
4 26 (37.68%) SQL
5 25 (36.23%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 23 (33.33%) Citrix
6 23 (33.33%) BMC
6 23 (33.33%) Windows
7 22 (31.88%) IBM
7 22 (31.88%) Remedy ITSM
8 21 (30.43%) VMware ESXi
8 21 (30.43%) Smoke Testing
9 20 (28.99%) Hyper-V
9 20 (28.99%) Microsoft
10 18 (26.09%) HP
10 18 (26.09%) GitHub
10 18 (26.09%) ServiceNow
11 17 (24.64%) REST
11 17 (24.64%) JIRA
11 17 (24.64%) SOAP
11 17 (24.64%) SNMP
11 17 (24.64%) Telecoms
11 17 (24.64%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (23.19%) Change Management
12 16 (23.19%) SharePoint
12 16 (23.19%) SCCM
13 15 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (21.74%) Azure
13 15 (21.74%) Microsoft Office
13 15 (21.74%) Perl

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 16 (23.19%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.90%) Confluence
3 1 (1.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (21.74%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (31.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (26.09%) GitHub
2 15 (21.74%) Azure
3 14 (20.29%) AWS
4 13 (18.84%) Office 365
5 4 (5.80%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.45%) Google Sheets
Communications & Networking
1 17 (24.64%) SNMP
2 9 (13.04%) Wireless
3 7 (10.14%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (8.70%) NetScaler
5 5 (7.25%) Skype
6 4 (5.80%) DNS
6 4 (5.80%) Internet
7 3 (4.35%) Connectrix
8 2 (2.90%) SAN
9 1 (1.45%) 3G
9 1 (1.45%) CTI
9 1 (1.45%) GPRS
9 1 (1.45%) GSM
9 1 (1.45%) HSPA
9 1 (1.45%) LTE
9 1 (1.45%) PBX
9 1 (1.45%) Radio Access Network
9 1 (1.45%) UMTS
9 1 (1.45%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.45%) DB2
1 1 (1.45%) MS Access
1 1 (1.45%) MySQL
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (24.64%) JIRA
2 14 (20.29%) StarTeam
3 7 (10.14%) Rational DOORS
3 7 (10.14%) Rational Quality Manager
4 2 (2.90%) Artifactory
4 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.90%) MSI
4 2 (2.90%) Subversion
5 1 (1.45%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (24.64%) Telecoms
2 9 (13.04%) Finance
3 4 (5.80%) Public Sector
4 3 (4.35%) Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Back Office
5 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.45%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Legal
5 1 (1.45%) Publishing
5 1 (1.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (21.74%) Designer
1 15 (21.74%) Test Engineer
2 14 (20.29%) Solutions Designer
3 12 (17.39%) Architect
4 8 (11.59%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (11.59%) Windows Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Server Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Windows Server Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) Citrix Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Commissioning Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Active Directory Engineer
10 2 (2.90%) ITSM Architect
10 2 (2.90%) Network Architect
10 2 (2.90%) Test Specialist
11 1 (1.45%) EMC Engineer
11 1 (1.45%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 1 (1.45%) Senior Architect
11 1 (1.45%) Siebel Solutions Architect
11 1 (1.45%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (24.64%) REST
1 17 (24.64%) SOAP
2 14 (20.29%) Web Services
3 5 (7.25%) LDAP
4 2 (2.90%) SAML
5 1 (1.45%) HTML
5 1 (1.45%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) Clustering
2 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (10.14%) CCTV
3 7 (10.14%) User Experience
4 6 (8.70%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (5.80%) PKI
6 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.45%) IVR
7 1 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.45%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.45%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 23 (33.33%) Windows
2 15 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (20.29%) AIX
3 14 (20.29%) Windows 10
3 14 (20.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (20.29%) Windows XP
4 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (15.94%) Windows Server
6 9 (13.04%) Windows 7
7 6 (8.70%) Linux
8 2 (2.90%) Unix
9 1 (1.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.43%) Smoke Testing
2 17 (24.64%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (23.19%) Change Management
4 14 (20.29%) Server Virtualisation
5 13 (18.84%) Scrum
5 13 (18.84%) Test Scripting
6 10 (14.49%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (14.49%) Software Testing
7 9 (13.04%) Network Management
8 8 (11.59%) Integration Testing
8 8 (11.59%) Unit Testing
8 8 (11.59%) Web Development
9 7 (10.14%) Non-Functional Testing
9 7 (10.14%) Requirements Management
9 7 (10.14%) Test Management
10 6 (8.70%) Business Continuity
10 6 (8.70%) Data Protection
10 6 (8.70%) Task Automation
10 6 (8.70%) Virtual Environments
11 5 (7.25%) Multi-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 26 (37.68%) SQL
2 15 (21.74%) Perl
2 15 (21.74%) Shell Script
3 9 (13.04%) Java
3 9 (13.04%) JavaScript
3 9 (13.04%) Python
4 8 (11.59%) PHP
5 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (49.28%) Security Cleared
2 27 (39.13%) SC Cleared
3 14 (20.29%) ISTQB
3 14 (20.29%) MCITP
3 14 (20.29%) MCSA
3 14 (20.29%) MCSE
3 14 (20.29%) MCTS
3 14 (20.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (8.70%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (8.70%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.90%) CCIE
5 2 (2.90%) CCNP
5 2 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.90%) Degree
6 1 (1.45%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 21 (30.43%) VMware ESXi
2 20 (28.99%) Hyper-V
3 15 (21.74%) Active Directory
4 12 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (8.70%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 6 (8.70%) vSphere
5 6 (8.70%) XenApp
5 6 (8.70%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.45%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 25 (36.23%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 16 (23.19%) SCCM
3 14 (20.29%) Amdocs OSS
3 14 (20.29%) McAfee ePO
4 11 (15.94%) Tivoli
5 9 (13.04%) OpenView
6 7 (10.14%) SCOM
6 7 (10.14%) TeMIP
7 6 (8.70%) Avamar
7 6 (8.70%) vCenter Server
7 6 (8.70%) XenMobile
8 5 (7.25%) Nagios
9 2 (2.90%) Ansible
9 2 (2.90%) HP NNM
9 2 (2.90%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 2 (2.90%) HP SiteScope
9 2 (2.90%) HP UCMDB
9 2 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (2.90%) Puppet
9 2 (2.90%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 30 (43.48%) Remedy
2 23 (33.33%) BMC
2 23 (33.33%) Citrix
3 22 (31.88%) IBM
4 20 (28.99%) Microsoft
5 18 (26.09%) HP
5 18 (26.09%) ServiceNow
6 14 (20.29%) Cramer
6 14 (20.29%) McAfee
6 14 (20.29%) Siebel
6 14 (20.29%) Veritas
6 14 (20.29%) VMware
6 14 (20.29%) xMatters
7 13 (18.84%) EMC
8 12 (17.39%) Cisco
9 8 (11.59%) Oracle
9 8 (11.59%) SolarWinds
10 7 (10.14%) OpenText
11 6 (8.70%) Dell
11 6 (8.70%) Splunk