The first table below looks at the demand for BMC PATROL skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BMC PATROL over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the City of London region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BMC PATROL
Rank 177 215 215
Rank change year-on-year
+38 0
Contract jobs citing BMC PATROL 18 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.31% 0.056% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.64% 1.04% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 7
Average daily rate
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£605 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +17.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - -
Systems Management Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
495 386 533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.58% 5.45% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 273 351
Average daily rate £425 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 19 12
Average hourly rate £18.48 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.86% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.31 £19.10 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.08 £41.50 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.36% +25.71%
BMC PATROL
London

BMC PATROL
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

BMC PATROL Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

BMC PATROL
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

BMC PATROL Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

BMC PATROL
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BMC PATROL across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

BMC PATROL Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

BMC PATROL
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

BMC PATROL Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

BMC PATROL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 12 (50.00%) UNIX
1 12 (50.00%) Linux
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (50.00%) Project Management
2 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 11 (45.83%) Games
2 11 (45.83%) Lotus
2 11 (45.83%) WebTrends
2 11 (45.83%) CRM
2 11 (45.83%) IBM Notes
2 11 (45.83%) Marketing
2 11 (45.83%) Danish Language
2 11 (45.83%) QA
2 11 (45.83%) Blog
2 11 (45.83%) QlikView
2 11 (45.83%) Online Games
2 11 (45.83%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (45.83%) Online Marketing
2 11 (45.83%) Social Media
2 11 (45.83%) Marketing Strategy
2 11 (45.83%) New Media
2 11 (45.83%) Analytics
3 10 (41.67%) Perl
3 10 (41.67%) Oracle
4 9 (37.50%) BMC
5 8 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 8 (33.33%) SQL
5 8 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
6 7 (29.17%) Clustering
7 6 (25.00%) Performance Analysis

BMC PATROL
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 11 (45.83%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (45.83%) WebTrends
2 2 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) SAN
2 4 (16.67%) NetScaler
2 4 (16.67%) HTTP
3 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.33%) DNS
4 2 (8.33%) NAS
5 1 (4.17%) SSH
5 1 (4.17%) LDAP
5 1 (4.17%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) QlikView
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 3 (12.50%) Sybase ASE
3 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (8.33%) TKPROF
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Toad
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
1 11 (45.83%) Games
1 11 (45.83%) Marketing
1 11 (45.83%) Danish Language
2 5 (20.83%) Banking
3 4 (16.67%) Investment Banking
3 4 (16.67%) Front Office
4 2 (8.33%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (16.67%) DBA
1 4 (16.67%) Support Specialist
1 4 (16.67%) Administrator
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Remedy Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Solaris Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Project Leader
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (4.17%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Sybase DBA
4 1 (4.17%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) SQL DBA
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 1 (4.17%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) HTML
2 4 (16.67%) Django
3 2 (8.33%) CSS
3 2 (8.33%) JDBC
3 2 (8.33%) XML
3 2 (8.33%) ODBC
3 2 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Blog
1 11 (45.83%) Online Games
1 11 (45.83%) Social Media
1 11 (45.83%) New Media
2 7 (29.17%) Clustering
3 4 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (12.50%) Replication
5 1 (4.17%) CLARiiON
5 1 (4.17%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) UNIX
1 12 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (16.67%) Solaris
4 2 (8.33%) Windows
5 1 (4.17%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Project Management
2 11 (45.83%) CRM
2 11 (45.83%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (45.83%) Online Marketing
2 11 (45.83%) Marketing Strategy
2 11 (45.83%) Analytics
3 6 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (16.67%) Change Control
4 4 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
4 4 (16.67%) ITIL
4 4 (16.67%) Web Development
4 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 3 (12.50%) Migration
6 2 (8.33%) Data Management
6 2 (8.33%) ETL
6 2 (8.33%) Database Security
7 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.17%) Change Management
7 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) Perl
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
3 6 (25.00%) Java
4 4 (16.67%) Python
4 4 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (45.83%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (20.83%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 5 (20.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (8.33%) SRDF
4 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (4.17%) NFS
5 1 (4.17%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Control-M
2 4 (16.67%) Nagios
2 4 (16.67%) NetBackup
2 4 (16.67%) Data Guard
2 4 (16.67%) ITRS Geneos
2 4 (16.67%) Tivoli
3 1 (4.17%) BladeLogic
3 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (45.83%) Lotus
3 10 (41.67%) Oracle
4 9 (37.50%) BMC
5 8 (33.33%) Red Hat
6 6 (25.00%) Veritas
7 5 (20.83%) EMC
8 3 (12.50%) Sybase
8 3 (12.50%) IBM
9 2 (8.33%) Sun
9 2 (8.33%) Hitachi
9 2 (8.33%) Remedy
9 2 (8.33%) VMware
10 1 (4.17%) 3PAR
10 1 (4.17%) HP