The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BMC PATROL
Rank 180 223 217
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -6
Contract jobs citing BMC PATROL 17 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.041% 0.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.43% 0.71% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 3
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£425 £406 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +71.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £300 £425
% change year-on-year
+28.33% -29.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £29.63 -
% change year-on-year
+60.33% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Systems Management Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
495 424 504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.38% 5.85% 6.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 294 338
Average daily rate £420 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £267 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £525 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £312
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 12
Average hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.08% +18.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £19.50 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £96.50 £33.50 £39.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +31.94%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 18 (62.07%) Finance
2 14 (48.28%) BMC
3 13 (44.83%) UNIX
4 12 (41.38%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (37.93%) Online Marketing
5 11 (37.93%) Social Media
5 11 (37.93%) Marketing Strategy
5 11 (37.93%) New Media
5 11 (37.93%) Analytics
5 11 (37.93%) Marketing
5 11 (37.93%) Danish Language
5 11 (37.93%) QA
5 11 (37.93%) Blog
5 11 (37.93%) QlikView
5 11 (37.93%) Online Games
5 11 (37.93%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (37.93%) IBM Notes
5 11 (37.93%) CRM
5 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
5 11 (37.93%) WebTrends
5 11 (37.93%) Lotus
5 11 (37.93%) Project Management
5 11 (37.93%) Games
6 10 (34.48%) Control-M
7 9 (31.03%) Windows
7 9 (31.03%) Oracle
7 9 (31.03%) Banking
8 8 (27.59%) Perl
8 8 (27.59%) ITIL
9 7 (24.14%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (37.93%) IBM Notes
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) AquaLogic Service Bus
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (37.93%) WebTrends
2 7 (24.14%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) HTTP
1 4 (13.79%) DNS
1 4 (13.79%) NetScaler
2 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) QlikView
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (6.90%) Sybase ASE
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.45%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Toad
General
1 18 (62.07%) Finance
2 11 (37.93%) Games
2 11 (37.93%) Marketing
2 11 (37.93%) Danish Language
3 9 (31.03%) Banking
4 4 (13.79%) Investment Banking
4 4 (13.79%) Front Office
5 2 (6.90%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (13.79%) Support Specialist
1 4 (13.79%) Administrator
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (10.34%) Analyst
2 3 (10.34%) DBA
3 2 (6.90%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Senior Wintel Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Wintel Administrator
3 2 (6.90%) Wintel Systems Administrator
3 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (6.90%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (3.45%) Senior DBA
4 1 (3.45%) Remedy Administrator
4 1 (3.45%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 1 (3.45%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) HTML
2 4 (13.79%) Django
3 2 (6.90%) JDBC
3 2 (6.90%) ODBC
3 2 (6.90%) Application Packaging
4 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (37.93%) New Media
2 11 (37.93%) Blog
2 11 (37.93%) Online Games
2 11 (37.93%) Social Media
3 7 (24.14%) Clustering
4 4 (13.79%) Derivative
4 4 (13.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (13.79%) Fixed Income
5 2 (6.90%) Replication
5 2 (6.90%) Kindle
6 1 (3.45%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) UNIX
2 9 (31.03%) Windows
3 7 (24.14%) Linux
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.45%) VMS
5 1 (3.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) CRM
1 11 (37.93%) Project Management
1 11 (37.93%) User Acceptance Testing
1 11 (37.93%) Online Marketing
1 11 (37.93%) Marketing Strategy
1 11 (37.93%) Analytics
2 8 (27.59%) ITIL
3 6 (20.69%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (13.79%) Web Development
4 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
4 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
4 4 (13.79%) Change Control
4 4 (13.79%) Electronic Trading
5 3 (10.34%) Software Deployment
5 3 (10.34%) Service Management
5 3 (10.34%) ITSM
6 2 (6.90%) Data Management
6 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.90%) ETL
6 2 (6.90%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) Perl
2 7 (24.14%) SQL
3 5 (17.24%) Java
3 5 (17.24%) Shell Script
4 4 (13.79%) Python
5 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.90%) VB
6 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (37.93%) QA
2 2 (6.90%) ISO 9001
2 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.79%) VMware ESX
2 4 (13.79%) XenApp
2 4 (13.79%) XenDesktop
2 4 (13.79%) vSphere
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (3.45%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 10 (34.48%) Control-M
2 4 (13.79%) Nagios
2 4 (13.79%) SCCM
2 4 (13.79%) SCOM
2 4 (13.79%) HP SIM
2 4 (13.79%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 4 (13.79%) ITRS Geneos
2 4 (13.79%) Tivoli
3 3 (10.34%) Data Guard
4 2 (6.90%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) BMC
2 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 11 (37.93%) Lotus
3 9 (31.03%) Oracle
4 7 (24.14%) Remedy
5 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
5 4 (13.79%) Citrix
5 4 (13.79%) Sybase
5 4 (13.79%) HP
6 2 (6.90%) VMware
7 1 (3.45%) EMC
7 1 (3.45%) Veritas
7 1 (3.45%) Murex