The table below looks at the statistics for BMC PATROL skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BMC PATROL over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BMC PATROL
Rank 616 626 584
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -42
Contract jobs citing BMC PATROL 25 12 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.022% 0.080%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.45% 0.27% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 23
Median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £360 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £27.50

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

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
5601 4393 4117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.43% 8.11% 7.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3565 2731 2422
Median daily rate £450 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 180 148
Median hourly rate £26.00 £20.19 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.80% -19.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £34.60 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -19.26%

BMC PATROL
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing BMC PATROL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

BMC PATROL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

BMC PATROL
Daily Rate Trend

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

BMC PATROL Daily Rate Trend in the UK

BMC PATROL
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BMC PATROL within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

BMC PATROL Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

BMC PATROL
Hourly Rate Trend

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

BMC PATROL Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

BMC PATROL
Top 26 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BMC PATROL within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -1 25 £450 +16.12%
London +9 11 £513 +7.89%
West Midlands - 5 £425 -
City of London +48 3 £500 -9.09%
Shropshire - 3 £400 -
Yorkshire - 3 £405 -
North East - 2 £500 -
North West - 2 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £500 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £385 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £500 -
Cheshire - 2 - -
Knutsford - 2 - -
Sheffield - 2 £385 -
South East -14 1 £338 -3.57%
Warwick - 1 £450 -
Leeds - 1 £425 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £425 -
Hinckley - 1 £450 -
Telford - 1 £400 -
Slough - 1 £338 -
Berkshire - 1 £338 -
Leicestershire - 1 £450 -
Warwickshire - 1 £450 -
East Midlands - 1 £450 -
Midlands - 1 £450 -

BMC PATROL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BMC PATROL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for BMC PATROL.

1 48 (92.31%) BMC
2 36 (69.23%) Linux
3 32 (61.54%) Unix
4 24 (46.15%) Windows
5 19 (36.54%) SCOM
6 18 (34.62%) Red Hat
7 17 (32.69%) SQL
7 17 (32.69%) WebLogic
8 16 (30.77%) VMware
9 15 (28.85%) Oracle
9 15 (28.85%) HP
10 14 (26.92%) Service Management
11 13 (25.00%) OPNET
11 13 (25.00%) webMethods
11 13 (25.00%) Kibana
11 13 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
11 13 (25.00%) Test Strategy
11 13 (25.00%) logstash
11 13 (25.00%) ELK Stack
11 13 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (23.08%) Digital Fuel
13 11 (21.15%) Cisco
14 10 (19.23%) Security Cleared
14 10 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (17.31%) Shell Script
15 9 (17.31%) Veritas
15 9 (17.31%) Python
16 8 (15.38%) Solaris
16 8 (15.38%) ITIL
16 8 (15.38%) SAN

BMC PATROL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (32.69%) WebLogic
2 13 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.85%) Apache
4 2 (3.85%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (3.85%) iPlanet
4 2 (3.85%) MQSeries
4 2 (3.85%) OpenStack
4 2 (3.85%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (3.85%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.92%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
2 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.77%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (5.77%) GitHub
2 2 (3.85%) Engine Yard
2 2 (3.85%) Heroku
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.92%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) NAS
1 8 (15.38%) SAN
2 4 (7.69%) FTP
3 3 (5.77%) Firewall
4 2 (3.85%) BIG-IP
4 2 (3.85%) LDAP
4 2 (3.85%) SSH
5 1 (1.92%) HTTP
5 1 (1.92%) Internet
5 1 (1.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.85%) DB2
3 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.92%) MySQL
3 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.92%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.77%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.85%) HP UFT
2 2 (3.85%) Introscope
2 2 (3.85%) JProfiler
2 2 (3.85%) SilkPerformer
2 2 (3.85%) Toad
2 2 (3.85%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.92%) Ant
3 1 (1.92%) git-flow
3 1 (1.92%) Gradle
3 1 (1.92%) Selenium
3 1 (1.92%) Travis CI
General
1 7 (13.46%) Banking
1 7 (13.46%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (34.62%) Monitoring Engineer
2 6 (11.54%) Administrator
2 6 (11.54%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (11.54%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (7.69%) Analyst
4 3 (5.77%) Design Engineer
4 3 (5.77%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (5.77%) Technical Design Engineer
4 3 (5.77%) Technical Design Leader
4 3 (5.77%) Technical Leader
4 3 (5.77%) Tester
4 3 (5.77%) Unix Administrator
4 3 (5.77%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 3 (5.77%) Wintel Administrator
4 3 (5.77%) Wintel Systems Administrator
5 2 (3.85%) Monitoring Analyst
5 2 (3.85%) Monitoring Specialist
5 2 (3.85%) Senior Wintel Systems Administrator
5 2 (3.85%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.00%) ELK Stack
2 4 (7.69%) Web Services
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (3.85%) J2EE
4 2 (3.85%) JSP
4 2 (3.85%) MCollective
4 2 (3.85%) Middleware
4 2 (3.85%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Clustering
2 3 (5.77%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.85%) CMDB
3 2 (3.85%) Device Driver
3 2 (3.85%) Grid Computing
3 2 (3.85%) HP Storage
3 2 (3.85%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (1.92%) Derivative
4 1 (1.92%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.92%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 36 (69.23%) Linux
2 32 (61.54%) Unix
3 24 (46.15%) Windows
4 10 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (15.38%) Solaris
6 6 (11.54%) AIX
7 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (5.77%) CentOS
8 3 (5.77%) Ubuntu
8 3 (5.77%) Windows Server
8 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.92%) Service Management
2 13 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 8 (15.38%) ITIL
4 6 (11.54%) Problem Management
4 6 (11.54%) Workflow
5 5 (9.62%) Configuration Management
5 5 (9.62%) Incident Management
5 5 (9.62%) Risk Management
5 5 (9.62%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (7.69%) Business Continuity
6 4 (7.69%) Business Continuity Management
6 4 (7.69%) Security Management
7 3 (5.77%) Application Packaging
7 3 (5.77%) Change Control
7 3 (5.77%) Change Management
7 3 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (5.77%) DevOps
7 3 (5.77%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (5.77%) SDLC
7 3 (5.77%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.69%) SQL
2 9 (17.31%) Python
2 9 (17.31%) Shell Script
3 6 (11.54%) Java
3 6 (11.54%) Perl
3 6 (11.54%) VB
4 3 (5.77%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.85%) C++
5 2 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 7 (13.46%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.69%) BC Cleared
4 3 (5.77%) Degree
5 2 (3.85%) AWS Certification
5 2 (3.85%) ISEB
5 2 (3.85%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (3.85%) ISTQB
5 2 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.92%) CCNA
6 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) SLA
2 2 (3.85%) JSP 440
System Software
1 13 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.77%) VMware ESX
2 3 (5.77%) vSphere
2 3 (5.77%) XenApp
2 3 (5.77%) XenDesktop
3 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (3.85%) Samba
3 2 (3.85%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 19 (36.54%) SCOM
2 13 (25.00%) Kibana
2 13 (25.00%) logstash
2 13 (25.00%) OPNET
3 7 (13.46%) Nagios
4 6 (11.54%) SCCM
5 5 (9.62%) Opsview
6 4 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (5.77%) Control-M
7 3 (5.77%) HP SIM
7 3 (5.77%) IBM BigFix
8 2 (3.85%) Cobbler
8 2 (3.85%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (3.85%) HP SiteScope
8 2 (3.85%) nmon
8 2 (3.85%) OpenView
8 2 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (3.85%) Puppet
8 2 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 48 (92.31%) BMC
2 18 (34.62%) Red Hat
3 16 (30.77%) VMware
4 15 (28.85%) HP
4 15 (28.85%) Oracle
5 13 (25.00%) webMethods
6 12 (23.08%) Digital Fuel
7 11 (21.15%) Cisco
8 9 (17.31%) Veritas
9 6 (11.54%) Symantec
10 5 (9.62%) Citrix
11 3 (5.77%) Bomgar
11 3 (5.77%) F5
11 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
11 3 (5.77%) Remedy
11 3 (5.77%) ServiceNow
11 3 (5.77%) Solace
11 3 (5.77%) SolarWinds
12 2 (3.85%) 3PAR
12 2 (3.85%) Splunk