Period
to 17 August 2017

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 6 months to 17 August 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
6 months to
17 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 666 533 535
Rank change year-on-year -133 +2 -74
Contract jobs citing Tivoli 184 383 398
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.35% 0.35%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.74% 3.23% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 190 217
UK median daily rate £400 £394 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.59% -1.56% +3.23%
10th Percentile £175 £246 £225
90th Percentile £549 £575 £532
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £388
% change year-on-year - -9.68% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 15 7
UK median hourly rate £12.50 £36.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.28% -2.70% +45.10%
10th Percentile £11.75 £17.15 £29.30
90th Percentile £13.25 £58.75 £41.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £36.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year -65.28% -2.70% +45.10%

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 10552 11873 9654
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.03% 10.91% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6994 7651 5920
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +7.59% +5.33%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £222
90th Percentile £613 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £390 £363
% change year-on-year +5.77% +7.59% +8.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 238 255 346
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £21.75 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.54% +7.75% +0.93%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.00 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £22.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year -29.67% +10.98% +2.19%

Tivoli
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 17 August 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 14 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 6 months to 17 August 2017. 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 -104 156 £421 +10.86% 10
UK excluding London -75 139 £350 - 10
South East -2 62 £400 -20.00% 4
London -25 41 £450 - 1
North of England -41 31 £413 +33.06% 3
Wales +14 18 £180 -
North West -2 15 £425 -5.56% 2
Yorkshire +44 14 £406 -4.41% 1
Midlands +21 13 £300 -
West Midlands +31 8 £300 -20.00%
Scotland +6 7 £450 -5.26% 1
East of England -3 6 £315 -47.50%
East Midlands -9 5 £423 +40.83%
North East -23 2 £395 +40.44%

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 74 (40.22%) IBM
2 55 (29.89%) Unix
3 54 (29.35%) Linux
4 50 (27.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 46 (25.00%) Oracle
5 46 (25.00%) Finance
6 43 (23.37%) Windows
6 43 (23.37%) ITIL
7 42 (22.83%) Microsoft
8 30 (16.30%) SQL
8 30 (16.30%) Firewall
9 29 (15.76%) VMware
10 28 (15.22%) AIX
10 28 (15.22%) Active Directory
10 28 (15.22%) HP
10 28 (15.22%) SAN
11 27 (14.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 27 (14.67%) Solaris
11 27 (14.67%) Security Cleared
12 25 (13.59%) Data Centre
13 24 (13.04%) Cisco
14 23 (12.50%) Netcool
14 23 (12.50%) Banking
14 23 (12.50%) WebSphere
15 22 (11.96%) DB2
16 21 (11.41%) SQL Server
16 21 (11.41%) Internet
16 21 (11.41%) Citrix
16 21 (11.41%) Migration
17 20 (10.87%) SLA

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 23 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 10 (5.43%) MS Exchange
3 9 (4.89%) Apache
4 6 (3.26%) IIS
5 4 (2.17%) JBoss
6 3 (1.63%) CloudStack
6 3 (1.63%) IBM Notes
6 3 (1.63%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.63%) SAS
6 3 (1.63%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.09%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 9 (4.89%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.17%) SPSS
3 3 (1.63%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (3.26%) Maximo
2 4 (2.17%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.09%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (1.09%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.54%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.54%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.54%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.54%) Google Compute Engine
2 1 (0.54%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (0.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (16.30%) Firewall
2 28 (15.22%) SAN
3 21 (11.41%) Internet
4 16 (8.70%) LDAP
5 9 (4.89%) SNMP
5 9 (4.89%) SSL
6 8 (4.35%) HTTPS
7 7 (3.80%) NAS
8 6 (3.26%) IPsec
9 4 (2.17%) Network Security
9 4 (2.17%) SSH
9 4 (2.17%) TCP/IP
9 4 (2.17%) VPN
10 3 (1.63%) DNS
10 3 (1.63%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (1.63%) HTTP
10 3 (1.63%) Telnet
10 3 (1.63%) VoIP
10 3 (1.63%) WAN
11 2 (1.09%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.96%) DB2
2 21 (11.41%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.89%) MySQL
4 6 (3.26%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.72%) Hadoop
5 5 (2.72%) Informix
5 5 (2.72%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.17%) Oracle ODI
6 4 (2.17%) SAP HANA
6 4 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.63%) DataStage
7 3 (1.63%) IBM InfoSphere
7 3 (1.63%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.09%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 1 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.54%) Impala
9 1 (0.54%) SAS EBI
9 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.17%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.63%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.63%) Subversion
3 2 (1.09%) JIRA
3 2 (1.09%) Maven
3 2 (1.09%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (1.09%) SoapUI
3 2 (1.09%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.09%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (0.54%) Ant
4 1 (0.54%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.54%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.54%) Hudson
4 1 (0.54%) JUnit
4 1 (0.54%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.54%) TestDirector
General
1 46 (25.00%) Finance
2 23 (12.50%) Banking
3 8 (4.35%) Retail
4 6 (3.26%) Law
5 5 (2.72%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.63%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.63%) Front Office
6 3 (1.63%) Local Government
7 2 (1.09%) French Language
7 2 (1.09%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.54%) Billing
8 1 (0.54%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.54%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (16.30%) Consultant
2 18 (9.78%) Analyst
3 15 (8.15%) Developer
3 15 (8.15%) Technical Support
4 14 (7.61%) Tivoli Consultant
5 13 (7.07%) Technical Engineer
6 12 (6.52%) Support Engineer
7 11 (5.98%) Architect
7 11 (5.98%) Technical Support Engineer
8 9 (4.89%) Tivoli Specialist
9 8 (4.35%) Administrator
9 8 (4.35%) Server Support
10 7 (3.80%) 1st Line Support
11 6 (3.26%) DevOps Engineer
11 6 (3.26%) Integration Engineer
11 6 (3.26%) Storage Manager
12 5 (2.72%) Infrastructure Architect
12 5 (2.72%) Server Engineer
12 5 (2.72%) Systems Administrator
13 4 (2.17%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.89%) Middleware
2 8 (4.35%) J2EE
3 6 (3.26%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (2.72%) .NET
5 4 (2.17%) SAP Fiori
5 4 (2.17%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
6 3 (1.63%) HTML
6 3 (1.63%) SAML
6 3 (1.63%) SOAP
6 3 (1.63%) Web Services
7 2 (1.09%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.09%) CSS
7 2 (1.09%) Flash
7 2 (1.09%) JMS
7 2 (1.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 2 (1.09%) Regular Expression
7 2 (1.09%) Spring
7 2 (1.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (1.09%) WAP
8 1 (0.54%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.59%) Data Centre
2 14 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.61%) Mainframe
3 10 (5.43%) AS400
4 7 (3.80%) Clustering
5 5 (2.72%) DataPower
5 5 (2.72%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.17%) iSeries
6 4 (2.17%) LPAR
6 4 (2.17%) User Experience
7 3 (1.63%) CCTV
7 3 (1.63%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.63%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.63%) EMC VNX
7 3 (1.63%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.63%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (1.63%) Replication
8 2 (1.09%) Blog
8 2 (1.09%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.09%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 55 (29.89%) Unix
2 54 (29.35%) Linux
3 43 (23.37%) Windows
4 28 (15.22%) AIX
5 27 (14.67%) Solaris
6 19 (10.33%) Windows Server
7 7 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (3.80%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.17%) zOS
9 3 (1.63%) OS/390
10 2 (1.09%) MVS
10 2 (1.09%) Windows NT
10 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.54%) HPUX
11 1 (0.54%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.54%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (23.37%) ITIL
2 21 (11.41%) Migration
3 15 (8.15%) Change Control
4 14 (7.61%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (7.07%) DevOps
6 12 (6.52%) Change Management
6 12 (6.52%) Configuration Management
7 9 (4.89%) Incident Management
7 9 (4.89%) Problem Management
8 7 (3.80%) Defect Management
8 7 (3.80%) High Availability
8 7 (3.80%) Identity Access Management
8 7 (3.80%) ITSM
8 7 (3.80%) Release Management
8 7 (3.80%) Scrum
8 7 (3.80%) Service Management
8 7 (3.80%) Test Strategy
9 6 (3.26%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (3.26%) SDLC
9 6 (3.26%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 30 (16.30%) SQL
2 19 (10.33%) Shell Script
3 10 (5.43%) Java
3 10 (5.43%) PowerShell
4 9 (4.89%) Perl
5 8 (4.35%) Python
6 7 (3.80%) Bash Shell
7 5 (2.72%) Korn
8 3 (1.63%) Ruby
8 3 (1.63%) VB
9 2 (1.09%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.09%) VBScript
10 1 (0.54%) Jython
10 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.54%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 27 (14.67%) Security Cleared
2 17 (9.24%) CCNA
2 17 (9.24%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (7.07%) SC Cleared
4 10 (5.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (4.89%) Degree
5 9 (4.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 7 (3.80%) DV Cleared
7 5 (2.72%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (2.72%) Sun Certification
8 3 (1.63%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.09%) MCSE
9 2 (1.09%) MCTS
10 1 (0.54%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.54%) EMCSA
10 1 (0.54%) OCP
10 1 (0.54%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.87%) SLA
2 5 (2.72%) QA
3 2 (1.09%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 28 (15.22%) Active Directory
2 27 (14.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 14 (7.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (4.89%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (4.35%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 7 (3.80%) vSphere
7 6 (3.26%) NFS
7 6 (3.26%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (2.17%) Oracle Clusterware
8 4 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (1.63%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 3 (1.63%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (1.63%) Xen
9 3 (1.63%) XenServer
10 2 (1.09%) Docker
10 2 (1.09%) Firmware
10 2 (1.09%) Hyper-V
10 2 (1.09%) PowerHA
11 1 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.54%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 50 (27.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 23 (12.50%) Netcool
3 18 (9.78%) HP Data Protector
4 17 (9.24%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 10 (5.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 10 (5.43%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 9 (4.89%) IBM BigFix
7 7 (3.80%) Puppet
8 6 (3.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 6 (3.26%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 5 (2.72%) NetBackup
9 5 (2.72%) Tivoli NetView
10 4 (2.17%) Ansible
10 4 (2.17%) Netcool/OMNIbus
10 4 (2.17%) OpenView
10 4 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (2.17%) Oracle ZFS
11 3 (1.63%) Cobbler
11 3 (1.63%) EMC VPLEX
11 3 (1.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 74 (40.22%) IBM
2 46 (25.00%) Oracle
3 42 (22.83%) Microsoft
4 29 (15.76%) VMware
5 28 (15.22%) HP
6 24 (13.04%) Cisco
7 21 (11.41%) Citrix
8 9 (4.89%) Remedy
8 9 (4.89%) SAP
9 8 (4.35%) BMC
9 8 (4.35%) CA
9 8 (4.35%) EMC
9 8 (4.35%) NetIQ
10 7 (3.80%) Red Hat
10 7 (3.80%) Veritas
11 6 (3.26%) NetApp
12 5 (2.72%) CyberArk
12 5 (2.72%) Sun
12 5 (2.72%) Sybase
13 4 (2.17%) Cognos