The first table below looks at the demand for BMC PATROL skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 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 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BMC PATROL
Rank 376 401 389
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -12
Contract jobs citing BMC PATROL 30 20 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.082% 0.091%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.64% 1.30% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 15
Average daily rate
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£605 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.35% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-23.52% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - -
Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1824 1539 1738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.76% 6.34% 6.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1178 993 1018
Average daily rate £420 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 38 47
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.83 £16.15 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £85.88 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-8.81% +25.71%
BMC PATROL
England

BMC PATROL
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

BMC PATROL Jobs Demand Trend in London

BMC PATROL
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

BMC PATROL Daily Rate Trend in London

BMC PATROL
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BMC PATROL across the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

BMC PATROL Daily Rate Histogram in London

BMC PATROL
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

BMC PATROL Hourly Rate Trend in London

BMC PATROL
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 30 July 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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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
City of London +29 18 £605 +46.66%
BMC PATROL
England

BMC PATROL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 29 (67.44%) UNIX
2 28 (65.12%) Finance
3 25 (58.14%) Microsoft
4 22 (51.16%) Veritas
5 21 (48.84%) Linux
6 19 (44.19%) Solaris
7 17 (39.53%) Oracle
7 17 (39.53%) BMC
7 17 (39.53%) Control-M
8 16 (37.21%) Red Hat
8 16 (37.21%) Perl
8 16 (37.21%) NetBackup
9 15 (34.88%) Banking
9 15 (34.88%) Tivoli
10 14 (32.56%) Remedy
10 14 (32.56%) SQL
10 14 (32.56%) Clustering
10 14 (32.56%) Oracle RAC
11 13 (30.23%) SAN
12 12 (27.91%) IBM
12 12 (27.91%) Project Management
12 12 (27.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (25.58%) Online Marketing
13 11 (25.58%) Social Media
13 11 (25.58%) Marketing Strategy
13 11 (25.58%) New Media
13 11 (25.58%) Analytics
13 11 (25.58%) Performance Analysis
13 11 (25.58%) HP
13 11 (25.58%) WebTrends

BMC PATROL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (25.58%) IBM Notes
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.33%) SAS
3 1 (2.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (25.58%) WebTrends
2 6 (13.95%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (2.33%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.23%) SAN
2 5 (11.63%) DNS
2 5 (11.63%) HTTP
2 5 (11.63%) NetScaler
3 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.98%) NAS
5 1 (2.33%) FTP
5 1 (2.33%) LDAP
5 1 (2.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.58%) QlikView
2 9 (20.93%) Oracle Database
2 9 (20.93%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (20.93%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (16.28%) Relational Database
3 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
3 7 (16.28%) RDBMS
3 7 (16.28%) Sybase ASE
4 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (9.30%) Sybase IQ
7 2 (4.65%) TKPROF
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle OWB
7 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Toad
General
1 28 (65.12%) Finance
2 15 (34.88%) Banking
3 11 (25.58%) Marketing
3 11 (25.58%) Danish Language
3 11 (25.58%) Games
4 8 (18.60%) Financial Institution
5 5 (11.63%) Front Office
5 5 (11.63%) Investment Banking
6 4 (9.30%) Retail
7 2 (4.65%) International Banking
8 1 (2.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) DBA
2 8 (18.60%) Operations Analyst
2 8 (18.60%) Administrator
2 8 (18.60%) Analyst
3 5 (11.63%) Sybase DBA
4 4 (9.30%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (9.30%) Support Specialist
4 4 (9.30%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.98%) UNIX Administrator
6 2 (4.65%) Wintel Administrator
6 2 (4.65%) Wintel Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.65%) UNIX Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Project Leader
6 2 (4.65%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.65%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (2.33%) Remedy Administrator
7 1 (2.33%) Solaris Administrator
7 1 (2.33%) Senior DBA
7 1 (2.33%) Solaris Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) HTML
2 4 (9.30%) Django
3 3 (6.98%) CSS
3 3 (6.98%) Middleware
4 2 (4.65%) Application Packaging
4 2 (4.65%) JDBC
4 2 (4.65%) XML
4 2 (4.65%) ODBC
5 1 (2.33%) QuickFIX
Miscellaneous
1 14 (32.56%) Clustering
2 11 (25.58%) Social Media
2 11 (25.58%) New Media
2 11 (25.58%) Blog
2 11 (25.58%) Online Games
3 8 (18.60%) AS400
3 8 (18.60%) SecurID
3 8 (18.60%) VAX
3 8 (18.60%) Hedge funds
4 7 (16.28%) Replication
5 5 (11.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.33%) CMDB
6 1 (2.33%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 29 (67.44%) UNIX
2 21 (48.84%) Linux
3 19 (44.19%) Solaris
4 12 (27.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (18.60%) Windows
5 8 (18.60%) VMS
6 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Project Management
2 11 (25.58%) Online Marketing
2 11 (25.58%) Marketing Strategy
2 11 (25.58%) Analytics
2 11 (25.58%) Performance Analysis
2 11 (25.58%) CRM
2 11 (25.58%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (18.60%) ITIL
4 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
4 5 (11.63%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (11.63%) Electronic Trading
4 5 (11.63%) Change Management
4 5 (11.63%) Change Control
5 4 (9.30%) Capacity Management
5 4 (9.30%) Risk Management
5 4 (9.30%) Migration
5 4 (9.30%) Web Development
6 2 (4.65%) Database Security
6 2 (4.65%) Data Management
6 2 (4.65%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 16 (37.21%) Perl
2 14 (32.56%) SQL
3 7 (16.28%) Java
4 6 (13.95%) PowerShell
5 5 (11.63%) PL/SQL
5 5 (11.63%) Python
5 5 (11.63%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.65%) VB
7 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.58%) QA
2 9 (20.93%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (32.56%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (23.26%) Active Directory
3 9 (20.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 9 (20.93%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (16.28%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (6.98%) SRDF
6 2 (4.65%) vSphere
6 2 (4.65%) XenApp
6 2 (4.65%) XenDesktop
6 2 (4.65%) Veritas File System
6 2 (4.65%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.33%) NFS
7 1 (2.33%) Samba
Systems Management
1 17 (39.53%) Control-M
2 16 (37.21%) NetBackup
3 15 (34.88%) Tivoli
4 10 (23.26%) HP SIM
5 9 (20.93%) Data Guard
6 8 (18.60%) Backup Exec
6 8 (18.60%) Tivoli NetView
6 8 (18.60%) Netcool
6 8 (18.60%) OpenView
6 8 (18.60%) Legato
7 7 (16.28%) SCOM
8 5 (11.63%) Nagios
8 5 (11.63%) ITRS Geneos
9 4 (9.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (4.65%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
10 2 (4.65%) SCCM
11 1 (2.33%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 25 (58.14%) Microsoft
2 22 (51.16%) Veritas
3 17 (39.53%) Oracle
3 17 (39.53%) BMC
4 16 (37.21%) Red Hat
5 14 (32.56%) Remedy
6 12 (27.91%) IBM
7 11 (25.58%) HP
7 11 (25.58%) Lotus
8 8 (18.60%) Wall Street Systems
9 7 (16.28%) Sybase
9 7 (16.28%) EMC
10 5 (11.63%) VMware
11 4 (9.30%) Sun
12 3 (6.98%) Hitachi
13 2 (4.65%) Citrix
14 1 (2.33%) ION Trading
14 1 (2.33%) 3PAR