The table below looks at the statistics for BMC PATROL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BMC PATROL over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BMC PATROL
Rank 117 - 126
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BMC PATROL 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.16% - 0.038%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.57% - 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £250 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £500 £438
% change year-on-year
-17.00% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £59.00 -
BMC PATROL
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Systems Management Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
254 296 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.00% 10.91% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 132 119
Average daily rate £375 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £229 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £365 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 26
Average hourly rate £55.65 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+237.27% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.55 £13.65 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £27.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -

BMC PATROL
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BMC PATROL across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

BMC PATROL Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

BMC PATROL
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BMC PATROL across the Berkshire region.

BMC PATROL Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

BMC PATROL
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BMC PATROL across the Berkshire region.

BMC PATROL Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

BMC PATROL
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BMC PATROL within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 2 £250 -
Wokingham - 2 - -
BMC PATROL
South East

BMC PATROL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing BMC PATROL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BMC PATROL.

1 5 (100.00%) BMC
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
3 3 (60.00%) Solaris
3 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (40.00%) HP SiteScope
4 2 (40.00%) nmon
4 2 (40.00%) Middleware
4 2 (40.00%) Introscope
4 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (40.00%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (40.00%) SilkPerformer
4 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (40.00%) BC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (40.00%) JProfiler
4 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) C++
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) VB
4 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) FTP

BMC PATROL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing BMC PATROL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BMC PATROL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) FTP
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Introscope
1 2 (40.00%) JProfiler
1 2 (40.00%) SilkPerformer
1 2 (40.00%) Toad
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Monitoring Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Monitoring Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Monitoring Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Solaris
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) AIX
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Resilience Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) BC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (40.00%) HP SiteScope
1 2 (40.00%) nmon
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) BMC
2 2 (40.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat