The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BMC PATROL
Rank 388 406 390
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -16
Contract jobs citing BMC PATROL 26 17 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.067% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.32% 1.02% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 17
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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 £311 £350 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £453 £510
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% -
BMC PATROL
England

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

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1967 1663 1662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.12% 6.59% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1320 1128 1051
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 33 48
Average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £15.69 £14.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £48.00 £41.48
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 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 1 October 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 1 October 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
City of London +44 16 £425 +4.61% 2
BMC PATROL
England

BMC PATROL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 40 (74.07%) Finance
2 30 (55.56%) UNIX
3 28 (51.85%) BMC
4 26 (48.15%) Microsoft
5 25 (46.30%) Control-M
6 24 (44.44%) Banking
7 21 (38.89%) HP
8 20 (37.04%) Active Directory
8 20 (37.04%) Windows
8 20 (37.04%) HP SIM
9 19 (35.19%) Remedy
10 18 (33.33%) Clustering
11 16 (29.63%) Veritas
11 16 (29.63%) Solaris
12 15 (27.78%) Linux
12 15 (27.78%) Tivoli
13 14 (25.93%) Oracle
14 13 (24.07%) Perl
14 13 (24.07%) NetBackup
15 12 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
15 12 (22.22%) SCOM
15 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
15 12 (22.22%) XenApp
15 12 (22.22%) SQL
15 12 (22.22%) DNS
15 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
15 12 (22.22%) Citrix
15 12 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (20.37%) Social Media
16 11 (20.37%) Online Marketing

BMC PATROL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (20.37%) IBM Notes
2 10 (18.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.85%) AquaLogic Service Bus
3 1 (1.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (20.37%) WebTrends
1 11 (20.37%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.85%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.22%) DNS
2 7 (12.96%) SAN
3 5 (9.26%) HTTP
3 5 (9.26%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.85%) LDAP
4 1 (1.85%) FTP
4 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.85%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.37%) QlikView
2 7 (12.96%) Oracle Database
2 7 (12.96%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (12.96%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.26%) RDBMS
3 5 (9.26%) Sybase ASE
3 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (9.26%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.56%) Sybase IQ
4 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.85%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Toad
General
1 40 (74.07%) Finance
2 24 (44.44%) Banking
3 11 (20.37%) Danish Language
3 11 (20.37%) Marketing
3 11 (20.37%) Games
4 8 (14.81%) Financial Institution
5 5 (9.26%) Front Office
5 5 (9.26%) Investment Banking
6 3 (5.56%) Retail
7 2 (3.70%) International Banking
8 1 (1.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (22.22%) Administrator
1 12 (22.22%) Analyst
2 10 (18.52%) Operations Analyst
3 8 (14.81%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (12.96%) Wintel Administrator
4 7 (12.96%) Wintel Systems Administrator
4 7 (12.96%) DBA
4 7 (12.96%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 5 (9.26%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (7.41%) Support Specialist
7 3 (5.56%) Sybase DBA
7 3 (5.56%) UNIX Administrator
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Wintel Engineer
9 1 (1.85%) Remedy Administrator
9 1 (1.85%) Senior DBA
9 1 (1.85%) IT Operations Analyst
9 1 (1.85%) Senior Oracle DBA
9 1 (1.85%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 1 (1.85%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.96%) Application Packaging
2 5 (9.26%) HTML
3 4 (7.41%) Django
4 2 (3.70%) ODBC
4 2 (3.70%) JDBC
5 1 (1.85%) XML
5 1 (1.85%) QuickFIX
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.33%) Clustering
2 12 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (20.37%) Social Media
3 11 (20.37%) New Media
3 11 (20.37%) Blog
3 11 (20.37%) Online Games
4 8 (14.81%) AS400
4 8 (14.81%) SecurID
4 8 (14.81%) VAX
4 8 (14.81%) Hedge funds
5 5 (9.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (9.26%) Replication
6 4 (7.41%) Derivative
6 4 (7.41%) Fixed Income
7 2 (3.70%) Kindle
8 1 (1.85%) CLARiiON
8 1 (1.85%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 30 (55.56%) UNIX
2 20 (37.04%) Windows
3 16 (29.63%) Solaris
4 15 (27.78%) Linux
5 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (18.52%) VMS
6 10 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.85%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.37%) Online Marketing
1 11 (20.37%) Marketing Strategy
1 11 (20.37%) Analytics
1 11 (20.37%) Project Management
1 11 (20.37%) ITIL
1 11 (20.37%) CRM
1 11 (20.37%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (18.52%) Performance Analysis
3 5 (9.26%) E-Commerce
3 5 (9.26%) Electronic Trading
3 5 (9.26%) Change Control
4 4 (7.41%) Web Development
4 4 (7.41%) Risk Management
5 3 (5.56%) Service Management
5 3 (5.56%) Change Management
5 3 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.56%) ITSM
5 3 (5.56%) Software Deployment
5 3 (5.56%) Capacity Management
6 2 (3.70%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.07%) Perl
2 12 (22.22%) SQL
3 10 (18.52%) PowerShell
4 7 (12.96%) VB
5 6 (11.11%) Java
5 6 (11.11%) Shell Script
6 5 (9.26%) Python
7 4 (7.41%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.85%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.37%) QA
2 10 (18.52%) SLA
3 2 (3.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (37.04%) Active Directory
2 12 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (22.22%) XenApp
3 9 (16.67%) vSphere
3 9 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 9 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 7 (12.96%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (9.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (5.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (3.70%) SRDF
7 2 (3.70%) Veritas File System
8 1 (1.85%) NFS
8 1 (1.85%) Samba
8 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (46.30%) Control-M
2 20 (37.04%) HP SIM
3 15 (27.78%) Tivoli
4 13 (24.07%) NetBackup
5 12 (22.22%) SCOM
6 9 (16.67%) SCCM
6 9 (16.67%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 8 (14.81%) Backup Exec
7 8 (14.81%) Tivoli NetView
7 8 (14.81%) Netcool
7 8 (14.81%) Legato
7 8 (14.81%) OpenView
8 7 (12.96%) Data Guard
9 5 (9.26%) Nagios
9 5 (9.26%) ITRS Geneos
10 3 (5.56%) CA SiteMinder
10 3 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 1 (1.85%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 28 (51.85%) BMC
2 26 (48.15%) Microsoft
3 21 (38.89%) HP
4 19 (35.19%) Remedy
5 16 (29.63%) Veritas
6 14 (25.93%) Oracle
7 12 (22.22%) Citrix
8 11 (20.37%) Red Hat
8 11 (20.37%) Lotus
9 10 (18.52%) VMware
10 9 (16.67%) IBM
11 8 (14.81%) Wall Street Systems
12 7 (12.96%) Sybase
13 3 (5.56%) EMC
14 1 (1.85%) Sun
14 1 (1.85%) Murex
14 1 (1.85%) ION Trading
14 1 (1.85%) 3PAR