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 1 July 2015 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BMC PATROL
Rank 568 532 511
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -21
Contract jobs citing BMC PATROL 24 41 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.084% 0.072%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.57% 1.07% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 22
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£400 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £352 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £605 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £355 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.11% -16.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.50 -
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
4190 3819 3445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.25% 7.84% 7.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2615 2226 1987
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 121 160
Average hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £38.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.75 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -9.63%

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 1 July 2015.

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
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 1 July 2015. 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
South East -16 10 £350 -10.25% 2
London -22 10 £400 -20.00%
East of England - 4 - - 1
BMC PATROL
UK

BMC PATROL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 20 (64.52%) BMC
2 12 (38.71%) Finance
3 11 (35.48%) HP
4 10 (32.26%) Windows
4 10 (32.26%) DNS
5 9 (29.03%) VMware
6 8 (25.81%) PowerShell
6 8 (25.81%) Linux
7 7 (22.58%) Solaris
7 7 (22.58%) Oracle
7 7 (22.58%) Citrix
7 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
7 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (22.58%) Banking
7 7 (22.58%) XenApp
7 7 (22.58%) HP SIM
8 6 (19.35%) Clustering
8 6 (19.35%) Cisco
8 6 (19.35%) EMC
8 6 (19.35%) Java
8 6 (19.35%) WebLogic
8 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
9 5 (16.13%) CA Single Sign-On
9 5 (16.13%) Middleware
9 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (16.13%) Legal
9 5 (16.13%) SCOM
10 4 (12.90%) Test Scripting
10 4 (12.90%) Automated Testing

BMC PATROL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 6 (19.35%) WebLogic
1 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Photoshop
1 3 (9.68%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) DNS
2 4 (12.90%) LDAP
3 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.45%) SSH
4 1 (3.23%) NAS
4 1 (3.23%) SAN
4 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (9.68%) OLTP
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) LoadRunner
1 4 (12.90%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.23%) Hudson
2 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) Selenium
2 1 (3.23%) AnthillPro
2 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (38.71%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Banking
3 5 (16.13%) Legal
4 1 (3.23%) Military
4 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (16.13%) Project Manager
1 5 (16.13%) Analyst
1 5 (16.13%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (12.90%) Test Analyst
2 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (9.68%) DBA
3 3 (9.68%) SQL DBA
3 3 (9.68%) Designer
3 3 (9.68%) Senior Designer
4 2 (6.45%) Wintel Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Wintel Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Photoshop Designer
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Photoshop Designer
4 2 (6.45%) Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (6.45%) Web Designer
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Web Designer
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) Middleware
2 4 (12.90%) Gherkin
3 3 (9.68%) Sass
3 3 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (9.68%) HTML
3 3 (9.68%) CSS
3 3 (9.68%) Web Services
3 3 (9.68%) Flash
3 3 (9.68%) XHTML
4 1 (3.23%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Clustering
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.68%) Graphic Design
4 2 (6.45%) PKI
5 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.23%) W3C
5 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.23%) User Experience
5 1 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Linux
3 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (22.58%) Solaris
4 4 (12.90%) UNIX
5 1 (3.23%) HPUX
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (12.90%) Migration
2 4 (12.90%) Automated Testing
2 4 (12.90%) Software Testing
2 4 (12.90%) Project Management
2 4 (12.90%) Test Scripting
2 4 (12.90%) Waterfall
3 3 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (9.68%) Data Migration
3 3 (9.68%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (9.68%) ITIL
3 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity
3 3 (9.68%) Web Design
4 2 (6.45%) Logistics
5 1 (3.23%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.23%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (3.23%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (3.23%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) PowerShell
2 6 (19.35%) Java
3 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.68%) Perl
3 3 (9.68%) SQL
3 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
3 3 (9.68%) Python
3 3 (9.68%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.45%) Bourne shell
4 2 (6.45%) C-shell
5 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.23%) VB
5 1 (3.23%) Ruby
5 1 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) ISEB
1 4 (12.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.45%) MCTS
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
1 1 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
1 7 (22.58%) XenApp
2 4 (12.90%) VMware ESX
2 4 (12.90%) vSphere
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.45%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.23%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (3.23%) Samba
4 1 (3.23%) Sendmail
4 1 (3.23%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) HP SIM
2 5 (16.13%) SCOM
2 5 (16.13%) CA Single Sign-On
3 2 (6.45%) SCCM
3 2 (6.45%) Tivoli
3 2 (6.45%) Control-M
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (3.23%) ZABBIX
4 1 (3.23%) Puppet
4 1 (3.23%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.23%) Ansible
4 1 (3.23%) logstash
4 1 (3.23%) Nagios
4 1 (3.23%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (3.23%) OpenView
4 1 (3.23%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) BMC
2 11 (35.48%) HP
3 9 (29.03%) VMware
4 7 (22.58%) Citrix
4 7 (22.58%) Oracle
5 6 (19.35%) Cisco
5 6 (19.35%) EMC
6 4 (12.90%) F5
7 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
7 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
7 3 (9.68%) Adobe
7 3 (9.68%) Macromedia
7 3 (9.68%) Sun
8 2 (6.45%) IBM
9 1 (3.23%) NetIQ
9 1 (3.23%) Remedy
9 1 (3.23%) Veritas
9 1 (3.23%) hybris