The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Tivoli skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Tivoli over the 3 months to 24 June 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
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 500 447 452
Rank change year-on-year -53 +5  
Contract jobs citing Tivoli 101 200 196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.37% 0.35%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.02% 3.28% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 100 93
Median daily rate £381 £323 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.21% -27.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £247 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £525 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £320 £394
% change year-on-year +9.37% -18.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 1
Median hourly rate £12.50 £40.00 £31.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.75% +27.79%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £40.00 £31.30
% change year-on-year -68.75% +27.79%  

Tivoli 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 5008 6105 4800
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 10.83% 11.35% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3283 3927 2955
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £377
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 138 163
Median hourly rate £21.00 £32.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.38% +61.01%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £17.45 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year -50.00% +73.39%  

Tivoli
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Tivoli as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Tivoli in the UK

Tivoli
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Tivoli in the UK

Tivoli
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Tivoli over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Tivoli in the UK

Tivoli
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Tivoli in the UK

Tivoli
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tivoli within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 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 -38 80 £421 +31.64% 12
South East +20 31 £338 -32.50% 3
London +21 27 £439 +0.28% 4
Hampshire +10 21 £388 -22.50% 1
Wales - 12 £180 -
South Wales - 11 £180 -
North West +11 10 £400 +8.10% 1
City of London +2 9 £428 +6.87% 1
Basingstoke -4 8 £275 -35.29%
Cardiff - 8 £180 -
Scotland +24 7 £450 -14.28%
Glasgow +3 6 £450 +7.14%
Hook - 6 £363 -
Lancashire +7 5 £485 +40.57%
Preston -19 5 £485 +40.57%
East of England -4 4 £315 -47.50%
Milton Keynes -14 4 £260 -
Buckinghamshire -19 4 £260 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £315 -
Berkshire +24 3 £300 -7.69% 1
Manchester +8 3 £350 -22.22% 1
Portsmouth -1 3 £500 - 1
Northamptonshire -3 3 £423 +40.83%
East Midlands -8 3 £423 +40.83% 1
Caerphilly - 3 £180 -
Watford - 3 £315 -
Cheshire +23 2 £438 +82.29%
West Yorkshire +21 2 - - 1
Yorkshire +18 2 - - 1
Leeds - 2 - - 1

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Tivoli 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 Tivoli.

1 70 (36.27%) IBM
2 58 (30.05%) ITIL
3 56 (29.02%) Windows
4 55 (28.50%) Linux
5 54 (27.98%) Unix
6 52 (26.94%) Microsoft
7 51 (26.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 49 (25.39%) Finance
9 45 (23.32%) Active Directory
10 43 (22.28%) SQL
10 43 (22.28%) Oracle
11 38 (19.69%) HP
11 38 (19.69%) Firewall
12 34 (17.62%) VMware
13 33 (17.10%) SQL Server
14 32 (16.58%) Citrix
15 31 (16.06%) Banking
16 30 (15.54%) Cisco
17 28 (14.51%) Windows Server
18 27 (13.99%) Security Cleared
18 27 (13.99%) SAN
18 27 (13.99%) Solaris
19 26 (13.47%) SLA
19 26 (13.47%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
19 26 (13.47%) Data Centre
20 25 (12.95%) HP Data Protector
20 25 (12.95%) Internet
20 25 (12.95%) Netcool
21 23 (11.92%) CCNA
21 23 (11.92%) Cisco Certification

Tivoli
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 20 (10.36%) WebSphere
2 15 (7.77%) MS Exchange
3 9 (4.66%) IIS
4 8 (4.15%) Apache
5 3 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.55%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.04%) JBoss
6 2 (1.04%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.04%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.52%) CloudStack
7 1 (0.52%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.52%) SAS
7 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (4.66%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.55%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.59%) Maximo
2 4 (2.07%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.04%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (1.04%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.52%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.52%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.52%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.52%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.07%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (2.07%) Google Compute Engine
4 2 (1.04%) GitHub
4 2 (1.04%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.52%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (19.69%) Firewall
2 27 (13.99%) SAN
3 25 (12.95%) Internet
4 17 (8.81%) LDAP
5 14 (7.25%) NAS
6 12 (6.22%) IPsec
7 9 (4.66%) SNMP
7 9 (4.66%) SSL
8 8 (4.15%) HTTPS
9 6 (3.11%) TCP/IP
10 4 (2.07%) Network Security
10 4 (2.07%) SSH
10 4 (2.07%) VoIP
10 4 (2.07%) VPN
11 3 (1.55%) DNS
11 3 (1.55%) HTTP
11 3 (1.55%) Telnet
12 2 (1.04%) FTP
13 1 (0.52%) MPLS
13 1 (0.52%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (17.10%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.84%) DB2
3 10 (5.18%) Oracle Database
4 9 (4.66%) Relational Database
5 8 (4.15%) MySQL
6 6 (3.11%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.07%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (2.07%) SAP HANA
7 4 (2.07%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.55%) Informix
8 3 (1.55%) PowerCenter
9 2 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.52%) Base SAS
10 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.52%) DataStage
10 1 (0.52%) OLTP
10 1 (0.52%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (4.66%) Jenkins
2 8 (4.15%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (3.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.59%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (2.07%) Hudson
6 3 (1.55%) Subversion
7 2 (1.04%) JIRA
7 2 (1.04%) Maven
7 2 (1.04%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.04%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (1.04%) TortoiseSVN
8 1 (0.52%) Ant
8 1 (0.52%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.52%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.52%) JUnit
8 1 (0.52%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.52%) TestDirector
General
1 49 (25.39%) Finance
2 31 (16.06%) Banking
3 10 (5.18%) Law
4 4 (2.07%) Financial Institution
4 4 (2.07%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.55%) Front Office
5 3 (1.55%) Local Government
5 3 (1.55%) Retail
6 1 (0.52%) Billing
6 1 (0.52%) French Language
6 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (15.03%) Consultant
2 26 (13.47%) Analyst
3 20 (10.36%) Support Engineer
4 19 (9.84%) Technical Support
5 18 (9.33%) Technical Engineer
6 14 (7.25%) Technical Support Engineer
7 12 (6.22%) Integration Engineer
8 10 (5.18%) Developer
8 10 (5.18%) Tivoli Consultant
8 10 (5.18%) Tivoli Specialist
9 9 (4.66%) Architect
10 8 (4.15%) DevOps Engineer
10 8 (4.15%) Server Support
10 8 (4.15%) Test Analyst
11 7 (3.63%) Administrator
12 6 (3.11%) Release Analyst
12 6 (3.11%) Server Engineer
12 6 (3.11%) Storage Manager
13 5 (2.59%) 3rd Line Support
13 5 (2.59%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.70%) Middleware
2 10 (5.18%) WebSphere MQ
3 8 (4.15%) .NET
4 7 (3.63%) J2EE
5 5 (2.59%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
6 4 (2.07%) SAP Fiori
7 3 (1.55%) HTML
7 3 (1.55%) SAML
7 3 (1.55%) SOAP
8 2 (1.04%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.04%) CSS
8 2 (1.04%) Flash
8 2 (1.04%) JMS
8 2 (1.04%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 2 (1.04%) Regular Expression
8 2 (1.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (1.04%) WAP
8 2 (1.04%) Web Services
9 1 (0.52%) Ajax
9 1 (0.52%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.47%) Data Centre
2 15 (7.77%) Mainframe
3 13 (6.74%) AS400
3 13 (6.74%) Clustering
4 11 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.63%) iSeries
6 6 (3.11%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.11%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.59%) DataPower
8 4 (2.07%) Fat Client
8 4 (2.07%) LPAR
8 4 (2.07%) Thin Client
8 4 (2.07%) User Experience
9 3 (1.55%) CCTV
9 3 (1.55%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.55%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.55%) IBM Mainframe
10 2 (1.04%) Blog
10 2 (1.04%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (1.04%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 56 (29.02%) Windows
2 55 (28.50%) Linux
3 54 (27.98%) Unix
4 28 (14.51%) Windows Server
5 27 (13.99%) Solaris
6 23 (11.92%) AIX
7 13 (6.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (2.07%) zOS
9 3 (1.55%) OS/390
9 3 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.04%) MVS
10 2 (1.04%) SUSE
10 2 (1.04%) Windows NT
10 2 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.52%) HPUX
11 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.52%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (30.05%) ITIL
2 18 (9.33%) Migration
3 17 (8.81%) Configuration Management
4 15 (7.77%) DevOps
5 13 (6.74%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (6.74%) Change Management
5 13 (6.74%) Test Strategy
6 12 (6.22%) Change Control
6 12 (6.22%) Server Building
6 12 (6.22%) Software Distribution
7 11 (5.70%) Performance Monitoring
8 9 (4.66%) Incident Management
8 9 (4.66%) Performance Testing
8 9 (4.66%) Programme Delivery
8 9 (4.66%) Test Planning
8 9 (4.66%) Test Scripting
9 8 (4.15%) Problem Management
9 8 (4.15%) Service Management
10 7 (3.63%) Release Management
10 7 (3.63%) Volume Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (22.28%) SQL
2 17 (8.81%) PowerShell
3 16 (8.29%) Java
3 16 (8.29%) Perl
4 13 (6.74%) Shell Script
5 9 (4.66%) VB
6 6 (3.11%) Python
7 4 (2.07%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.04%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.04%) VBScript
9 1 (0.52%) Jython
9 1 (0.52%) Korn
9 1 (0.52%) Ruby
9 1 (0.52%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 27 (13.99%) Security Cleared
2 23 (11.92%) CCNA
2 23 (11.92%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (5.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 11 (5.70%) SC Cleared
5 10 (5.18%) DV Cleared
6 9 (4.66%) Degree
7 6 (3.11%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (2.59%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.55%) Sun Certification
10 2 (1.04%) MCSE
10 2 (1.04%) MCTS
11 1 (0.52%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.52%) EMCSA
11 1 (0.52%) OCP
11 1 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (13.47%) SLA
2 2 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 45 (23.32%) Active Directory
2 26 (13.47%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 18 (9.33%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (6.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (4.15%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 6 (3.11%) NFS
6 6 (3.11%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (3.11%) vSphere
7 4 (2.07%) Hyper-V
7 4 (2.07%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (1.55%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (1.55%) XenApp
8 3 (1.55%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.04%) Docker
9 2 (1.04%) PowerHA
10 1 (0.52%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (0.52%) Firmware
10 1 (0.52%) KVM
10 1 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.52%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 51 (26.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 25 (12.95%) HP Data Protector
2 25 (12.95%) Netcool
3 18 (9.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 12 (6.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 12 (6.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 12 (6.22%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 7 (3.63%) Puppet
6 6 (3.11%) SCCM
7 5 (2.59%) Tivoli NetView
8 4 (2.07%) Ganglia
8 4 (2.07%) NetBackup
8 4 (2.07%) nmon
8 4 (2.07%) OpenView
8 4 (2.07%) Oracle ZFS
8 4 (2.07%) SCOM
9 3 (1.55%) Ansible
9 3 (1.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 3 (1.55%) HP SiteScope
9 3 (1.55%) IBM BigFix
Vendors
1 70 (36.27%) IBM
2 52 (26.94%) Microsoft
3 43 (22.28%) Oracle
4 38 (19.69%) HP
5 34 (17.62%) VMware
6 32 (16.58%) Citrix
7 30 (15.54%) Cisco
8 13 (6.74%) Veritas
9 12 (6.22%) NetIQ
10 10 (5.18%) BMC
11 9 (4.66%) CA
11 9 (4.66%) Remedy
11 9 (4.66%) SAP
12 8 (4.15%) EMC
13 6 (3.11%) AppDynamics
14 5 (2.59%) Google
14 5 (2.59%) Serena
14 5 (2.59%) ServiceNow
15 4 (2.07%) Informatica
15 4 (2.07%) NetApp