The table below looks at the statistics for BMC PATROL skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BMC PATROL over the 3 months to 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BMC PATROL
Rank 544 535 490
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -45
Contract jobs citing BMC PATROL 28 33 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.054% 0.071% 0.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.67% 0.99% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 13
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£425 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £300 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £300 £378
% change year-on-year
+54.16% -20.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £23.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.47% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £23.75 -
% change year-on-year
+89.47% -
BMC PATROL
UK

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

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4189 3346 3068
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.06% 7.17% 6.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2622 2075 1678
Average daily rate £418 £386 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.16% +2.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £230 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £348 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 142 191
Average hourly rate £23.00 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £23.20 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +5.45%

BMC PATROL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

BMC PATROL Jobs Demand Trend in England

BMC PATROL
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

BMC PATROL Daily Rate Trend in England

BMC PATROL
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BMC PATROL across the England region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

BMC PATROL Daily Rate Histogram in England

BMC PATROL
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

BMC PATROL Hourly Rate Trend in England

BMC PATROL
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BMC PATROL across the England region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

BMC PATROL Hourly Rate Histogram in England

BMC PATROL
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. 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
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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
London -6 16 £425 +6.25% 1
South East -27 8 £385 -9.41%
East of England - 4 £525 -
South West - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
North West - - - -
BMC PATROL
UK

BMC PATROL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 45 (70.31%) BMC
2 38 (59.38%) Finance
3 30 (46.88%) UNIX
4 27 (42.19%) Windows
5 25 (39.06%) Microsoft
6 24 (37.50%) Control-M
7 23 (35.94%) Banking
8 20 (31.25%) HP
9 17 (26.56%) Active Directory
9 17 (26.56%) Oracle
9 17 (26.56%) HP SIM
10 16 (25.00%) ITIL
11 15 (23.44%) Perl
11 15 (23.44%) Clustering
11 15 (23.44%) Remedy
11 15 (23.44%) SCOM
12 14 (21.88%) Linux
13 13 (20.31%) SQL
14 12 (18.75%) DNS
14 12 (18.75%) Citrix
14 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (18.75%) VMware
14 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (18.75%) XenApp
15 11 (17.19%) PowerShell
15 11 (17.19%) Project Management
15 11 (17.19%) Solaris
16 10 (15.63%) SharePoint
16 10 (15.63%) VB
16 10 (15.63%) Tivoli

BMC PATROL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 10 (15.63%) SharePoint
2 8 (12.50%) IBM Notes
3 3 (4.69%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.13%) CICS
4 2 (3.13%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.56%) AquaLogic Service Bus
5 1 (1.56%) Confluence
5 1 (1.56%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.13%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (15.63%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (12.50%) WebTrends
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (1.56%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.75%) DNS
2 5 (7.81%) NetScaler
2 5 (7.81%) HTTP
3 1 (1.56%) SSH
3 1 (1.56%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (1.56%) 4G
3 1 (1.56%) FTP
3 1 (1.56%) LDAP
3 1 (1.56%) SAN
3 1 (1.56%) SSL
3 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.56%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) QlikView
2 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.81%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.69%) Sybase ASE
4 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.69%) OLTP
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (3.13%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.56%) Sybase IQ
General
1 38 (59.38%) Finance
2 23 (35.94%) Banking
3 8 (12.50%) Games
3 8 (12.50%) Danish Language
3 8 (12.50%) Marketing
4 6 (9.38%) Investment Banking
5 5 (7.81%) Financial Institution
5 5 (7.81%) Front Office
6 3 (4.69%) International Banking
6 3 (4.69%) Legal
7 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.56%) Spanish Language
8 1 (1.56%) Back Office
8 1 (1.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (15.63%) Administrator
2 9 (14.06%) Analyst
2 9 (14.06%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (10.94%) Wintel Systems Administrator
3 7 (10.94%) Wintel Administrator
3 7 (10.94%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 7 (10.94%) Operations Analyst
4 6 (9.38%) DBA
5 5 (7.81%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (6.25%) Architect
6 4 (6.25%) Support Specialist
7 3 (4.69%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (4.69%) SQL DBA
7 3 (4.69%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (3.13%) Oracle DBA
8 2 (3.13%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.13%) Consultant
8 2 (3.13%) Capacity Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.94%) Application Packaging
2 5 (7.81%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (6.25%) Middleware
3 4 (6.25%) HTML
3 4 (6.25%) Django
4 2 (3.13%) JDBC
4 2 (3.13%) Web Services
4 2 (3.13%) ODBC
5 1 (1.56%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (1.56%) QuickFIX
5 1 (1.56%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) Clustering
2 9 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (12.50%) Social Media
3 8 (12.50%) New Media
3 8 (12.50%) Online Games
3 8 (12.50%) Blog
4 5 (7.81%) SecurID
4 5 (7.81%) VAX
4 5 (7.81%) Hedge funds
4 5 (7.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (7.81%) AS400
5 4 (6.25%) Fixed Income
5 4 (6.25%) Kindle
5 4 (6.25%) Derivative
6 3 (4.69%) CMDB
6 3 (4.69%) Replication
7 2 (3.13%) N-Tier
7 2 (3.13%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.56%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 30 (46.88%) UNIX
2 27 (42.19%) Windows
3 14 (21.88%) Linux
4 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (17.19%) Solaris
6 8 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (10.94%) VMS
8 1 (1.56%) zOS
8 1 (1.56%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.00%) ITIL
2 11 (17.19%) Project Management
3 8 (12.50%) CRM
3 8 (12.50%) Analytics
3 8 (12.50%) Marketing Strategy
3 8 (12.50%) Online Marketing
3 8 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (10.94%) Performance Analysis
5 5 (7.81%) Electronic Trading
5 5 (7.81%) Change Control
5 5 (7.81%) E-Commerce
5 5 (7.81%) ITSM
6 4 (6.25%) Risk Management
6 4 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 4 (6.25%) Web Development
6 4 (6.25%) Logistics
7 3 (4.69%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.69%) Capacity Management
7 3 (4.69%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (4.69%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.44%) Perl
2 13 (20.31%) SQL
3 11 (17.19%) PowerShell
4 10 (15.63%) VB
5 8 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 6 (9.38%) Java
7 5 (7.81%) T-SQL
7 5 (7.81%) Python
8 3 (4.69%) VBScript
9 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.56%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.56%) MCTS
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (1.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.50%) QA
2 7 (10.94%) SLA
3 2 (3.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (26.56%) Active Directory
2 12 (18.75%) XenApp
3 9 (14.06%) XenDesktop
3 9 (14.06%) vSphere
3 9 (14.06%) VMware ESX
4 7 (10.94%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (1.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (1.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.56%) NFS
7 1 (1.56%) Samba
Systems Management
1 24 (37.50%) Control-M
2 17 (26.56%) HP SIM
3 15 (23.44%) SCOM
4 10 (15.63%) Tivoli
5 9 (14.06%) SCCM
5 9 (14.06%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 7 (10.94%) OpenView
7 6 (9.38%) NetBackup
8 5 (7.81%) ITRS Geneos
8 5 (7.81%) Legato
8 5 (7.81%) Nagios
8 5 (7.81%) Tivoli NetView
8 5 (7.81%) Netcool
8 5 (7.81%) Backup Exec
9 3 (4.69%) SolarWinds Orion
9 3 (4.69%) SCSM
9 3 (4.69%) CA SiteMinder
10 2 (3.13%) Data Guard
11 1 (1.56%) BladeLogic
11 1 (1.56%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 45 (70.31%) BMC
2 25 (39.06%) Microsoft
3 20 (31.25%) HP
4 17 (26.56%) Oracle
5 15 (23.44%) Remedy
6 12 (18.75%) Citrix
6 12 (18.75%) VMware
7 8 (12.50%) Lotus
7 8 (12.50%) IBM
7 8 (12.50%) EMC
8 7 (10.94%) Red Hat
8 7 (10.94%) Sybase
9 6 (9.38%) Veritas
10 5 (7.81%) Wall Street Systems
11 3 (4.69%) SolarWinds
11 3 (4.69%) F5
11 3 (4.69%) 3PAR
11 3 (4.69%) Cisco
12 2 (3.13%) NetApp
13 1 (1.56%) Business Objects