The table below looks at the statistics for Control-M 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 Control-M over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BMC Control-M
Rank 478 472 463
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Contract jobs citing Control-M 86 74 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.25% 2.21% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 37 36
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £280 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Control-M
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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 England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3822 3343 2630
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.02% 7.31% 6.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2292 1892 1502
Average daily rate £425 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £217 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £343 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.02% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 154 179
Average hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £40.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

Control-M
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Control-M Jobs Demand Trend in England

Control-M
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Control-M Daily Rate Trend in England

Control-M
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Control-M across the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Control-M Daily Rate Histogram in England

Control-M
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Control-M Hourly Rate Trend in England

Control-M
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 Control-M within the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
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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 -3 54 £509 +1.70% 1
South East -13 23 £344 -
Yorkshire -13 4 - -
East Midlands +3 3 £700 -
West Midlands -11 2 - -
East of England - - - -
North West - - - -
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Control-M
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Control-M 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 Control-M.

1 126 (60.00%) Finance
2 118 (56.19%) UNIX
3 108 (51.43%) SQL
4 107 (50.95%) Oracle
5 93 (44.29%) Banking
6 57 (27.14%) SQL Server
7 46 (21.90%) Windows
8 43 (20.48%) Linux
9 39 (18.57%) Data Warehouse
10 38 (18.10%) ETL
11 35 (16.67%) PL/SQL
11 35 (16.67%) BMC
11 35 (16.67%) Shell Script
12 34 (16.19%) Markit EDM
13 29 (13.81%) Perl
14 28 (13.33%) Informatica
15 26 (12.38%) Investment Banking
16 25 (11.90%) Solaris
17 23 (10.95%) Release Management
17 23 (10.95%) User Acceptance Testing
17 23 (10.95%) SQL Server 2008
18 22 (10.48%) Java
19 20 (9.52%) PowerCenter
19 20 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
20 19 (9.05%) Derivative
20 19 (9.05%) Remedy
21 18 (8.57%) Sybase
21 18 (8.57%) Front Office
21 18 (8.57%) Oracle Database
22 17 (8.10%) IBM

Control-M
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Control-M 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 Control-M. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (5.71%) WebSphere
2 10 (4.76%) WebLogic
3 5 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.90%) IIS
4 4 (1.90%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (1.43%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (1.43%) AquaLogic Service Bus
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.48%) Confluence
6 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (3.33%) MS Office
1 7 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 34 (16.19%) Markit EDM
2 14 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (3.81%) thinkFolio
4 7 (3.33%) Summit
5 4 (1.90%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.81%) SAN
2 6 (2.86%) Firewall
3 5 (2.38%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.90%) HTTP
4 4 (1.90%) LAN
4 4 (1.90%) WAN
4 4 (1.90%) BIG-IP
4 4 (1.90%) DNS
5 3 (1.43%) Internet
5 3 (1.43%) Wireless
5 3 (1.43%) FTP
5 3 (1.43%) VoIP
6 2 (0.95%) LDAP
6 2 (0.95%) Intranet
7 1 (0.48%) SSL
7 1 (0.48%) SSH
7 1 (0.48%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (27.14%) SQL Server
2 39 (18.57%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (10.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (9.52%) PowerCenter
5 18 (8.57%) Oracle Database
6 14 (6.67%) Data Mart
6 14 (6.67%) DB2
7 12 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (4.76%) DataStage
9 7 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (2.38%) QlikView
10 5 (2.38%) PowerMart
10 5 (2.38%) Star Schema
10 5 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (1.90%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (1.90%) Relational Database
12 3 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (1.43%) Sybase ASE
12 3 (1.43%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (3.81%) Ant
2 7 (3.33%) ClearCase
3 6 (2.86%) Maven
3 6 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.86%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.38%) Subversion
4 5 (2.38%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.90%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (1.90%) JIRA
5 4 (1.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (1.90%) ProC
5 4 (1.90%) CruiseControl
5 4 (1.90%) Hudson
6 2 (0.95%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.95%) Toad
7 1 (0.48%) TeamCity
General
1 126 (60.00%) Finance
2 93 (44.29%) Banking
3 26 (12.38%) Investment Banking
4 18 (8.57%) Front Office
5 13 (6.19%) Back Office
6 9 (4.29%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.90%) Legal
8 3 (1.43%) Games
9 2 (0.95%) Retail
10 1 (0.48%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (29.52%) Developer
2 36 (17.14%) Analyst
3 24 (11.43%) Applications Support
4 18 (8.57%) Consultant
5 17 (8.10%) Support Analyst
6 16 (7.62%) Administrator
7 13 (6.19%) Release Manager
7 13 (6.19%) ETL Developer
8 10 (4.76%) Build Manager
8 10 (4.76%) Build and Release Manager
9 8 (3.81%) Linux Administrator
9 8 (3.81%) Systems Administrator
10 7 (3.33%) Support Specialist
10 7 (3.33%) Operations Analyst
11 6 (2.86%) Informatica Developer
11 6 (2.86%) Oracle Developer
11 6 (2.86%) SQL Developer
11 6 (2.86%) Applications Support Analyst
12 5 (2.38%) Architect
12 5 (2.38%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.14%) XML
2 13 (6.19%) .NET
3 10 (4.76%) Middleware
4 8 (3.81%) SOAP
5 7 (3.33%) WCF
6 6 (2.86%) WPF
6 6 (2.86%) .NET Framework
7 5 (2.38%) WinForms
7 5 (2.38%) Web Services
7 5 (2.38%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (2.38%) MSMQ
8 3 (1.43%) Java EE
8 3 (1.43%) Application Packaging
8 3 (1.43%) jQuery
8 3 (1.43%) REST
9 2 (0.95%) Ext JS
9 2 (0.95%) JPA
9 2 (0.95%) JSON
9 2 (0.95%) Spring
9 2 (0.95%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (9.05%) Derivative
3 13 (6.19%) Equities
4 10 (4.76%) Fixed Income
5 8 (3.81%) Credit Risk
6 7 (3.33%) Reference Data
7 6 (2.86%) Clustering
7 6 (2.86%) SWIFT
8 5 (2.38%) Hedge funds
8 5 (2.38%) Data Integration
8 5 (2.38%) Market Risk
8 5 (2.38%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.90%) Kindle
10 3 (1.43%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.43%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.95%) Grid Computing
11 2 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.95%) HACMP
11 2 (0.95%) Credit Derivative
11 2 (0.95%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 118 (56.19%) UNIX
2 46 (21.90%) Windows
3 43 (20.48%) Linux
4 25 (11.90%) Solaris
5 11 (5.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (3.81%) AIX
8 3 (1.43%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.95%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.95%) VMS
9 2 (0.95%) MVS
9 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.48%) Debian
10 1 (0.48%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (18.10%) ETL
2 23 (10.95%) Release Management
2 23 (10.95%) User Acceptance Testing
3 16 (7.62%) Change Management
4 15 (7.14%) Migration
4 15 (7.14%) Data Modelling
4 15 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (6.67%) Investment Management
6 13 (6.19%) Asset Management
6 13 (6.19%) Mentoring
7 12 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (5.71%) Risk Management
7 12 (5.71%) ITIL
8 11 (5.24%) Waterfall
9 9 (4.29%) Information Management
10 8 (3.81%) Data Analysis
10 8 (3.81%) Test Scripting
10 8 (3.81%) Problem Management
11 7 (3.33%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 108 (51.43%) SQL
2 35 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 35 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 29 (13.81%) Perl
4 22 (10.48%) Java
5 16 (7.62%) T-SQL
6 9 (4.29%) C#
6 9 (4.29%) PowerShell
7 8 (3.81%) VBScript
8 6 (2.86%) C++
8 6 (2.86%) C
9 5 (2.38%) VBA
9 5 (2.38%) Python
9 5 (2.38%) Korn
10 4 (1.90%) VB
11 3 (1.43%) JCL
11 3 (1.43%) AWK
11 3 (1.43%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.95%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.48%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (4.76%) Degree
2 4 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (0.95%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.95%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.29%) QA
2 5 (2.38%) SLA
3 2 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.95%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 4 (1.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (1.43%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.95%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.95%) XenApp
3 2 (0.95%) XenDesktop
3 2 (0.95%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (0.95%) Veritas File System
3 2 (0.95%) vSphere
3 2 (0.95%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (5.71%) BMC PATROL
2 10 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (3.81%) NetBackup
4 7 (3.33%) BladeLogic
5 5 (2.38%) ITRS Geneos
5 5 (2.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (1.90%) Puppet
7 3 (1.43%) SCOM
7 3 (1.43%) OpenView
8 2 (0.95%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.95%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.95%) Nagios
8 2 (0.95%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 2 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.95%) SCCM
8 2 (0.95%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.48%) Foglight
9 1 (0.48%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 107 (50.95%) Oracle
2 35 (16.67%) BMC
3 28 (13.33%) Informatica
4 19 (9.05%) Remedy
5 18 (8.57%) Sybase
6 17 (8.10%) IBM
7 16 (7.62%) Microsoft
7 16 (7.62%) HP
8 10 (4.76%) Veritas
8 10 (4.76%) Red Hat
9 8 (3.81%) Cisco
9 8 (3.81%) Business Objects
10 7 (3.33%) Symantec
11 6 (2.86%) Sun
12 5 (2.38%) SAP
12 5 (2.38%) MKS
12 5 (2.38%) VMware
13 4 (1.90%) Blue Coat
13 4 (1.90%) CheckPoint
13 4 (1.90%) NetApp