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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BMC PATROL
Rank 625 635 599
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -36
Contract jobs citing BMC PATROL 9 29 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.050% 0.064%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.15% 0.58% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 9
Median daily rate £463 £375 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £337 £465
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £450 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+19.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £47.50

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
5862 5042 4746
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 11.00% 8.64% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3767 3091 2770
Median daily rate £450 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 163 158
Median hourly rate £28.00 £21.35 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% +12.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £43.50 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +7.98%

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 27 August 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 14 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 27 August 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 8 £475 +18.75% 2
Berkshire +9 3 £398 -11.66%
South East +1 3 £398 +13.57%
London +3 2 £544 +35.93% 2
South West +7 1 £150 -
Bracknell - 1 £488 -
Glasgow - 1 £450 - 1
Scotland - 1 £450 - 1
Newbury - 1 £308 -
Sheffield - 1 £385 -
Slough - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £150 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £385 -
Yorkshire - 1 £385 -

BMC PATROL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 28 (82.35%) BMC
2 22 (64.71%) Unix
3 18 (52.94%) Linux
4 15 (44.12%) Red Hat
5 13 (38.24%) Windows
6 12 (35.29%) ITIL
6 12 (35.29%) Veritas
7 11 (32.35%) SAN
7 11 (32.35%) VMware
7 11 (32.35%) NAS
8 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (29.41%) Clustering
8 10 (29.41%) HP
8 10 (29.41%) Python
9 9 (26.47%) AIX
9 9 (26.47%) Solaris
9 9 (26.47%) Oracle
10 8 (23.53%) WebLogic
11 7 (20.59%) Java
11 7 (20.59%) SQL
11 7 (20.59%) Web Services
11 7 (20.59%) Shell Script
11 7 (20.59%) Nagios
11 7 (20.59%) Banking
11 7 (20.59%) Finance
11 7 (20.59%) SCOM
11 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (17.65%) Problem Management
12 6 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis

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 8 (23.53%) WebLogic
2 5 (14.71%) iPlanet
2 5 (14.71%) WebLogic Portal
3 4 (11.76%) MQSeries
4 3 (8.82%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (8.82%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (8.82%) OpenStack
5 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
5 2 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.94%) Apache
6 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
2 2 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (8.82%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (8.82%) Engine Yard
1 3 (8.82%) GitHub
1 3 (8.82%) Heroku
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (32.35%) NAS
1 11 (32.35%) SAN
2 6 (17.65%) Firewall
3 5 (14.71%) BIG-IP
3 5 (14.71%) FTP
4 4 (11.76%) LDAP
4 4 (11.76%) SSH
5 3 (8.82%) HTTP
5 3 (8.82%) Internet
6 1 (2.94%) 4G
6 1 (2.94%) DNS
6 1 (2.94%) LAN
6 1 (2.94%) MPLS
6 1 (2.94%) VoIP
6 1 (2.94%) WAN
6 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database
2 4 (11.76%) DB2
3 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.82%) HP UFT
1 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
1 3 (8.82%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (20.59%) Banking
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (11.76%) Administrator
1 4 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (8.82%) Architect
2 3 (8.82%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
2 3 (8.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (8.82%) Monitoring Engineer
2 3 (8.82%) OAT Tester
2 3 (8.82%) Tester
2 3 (8.82%) Unix Administrator
2 3 (8.82%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 2 (5.88%) Analyst
3 2 (5.88%) Chief Architect
3 2 (5.88%) Designer
3 2 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (5.88%) Solutions Designer
3 2 (5.88%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (2.94%) Technical Design Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Technical Design Leader
4 1 (2.94%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) Web Services
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 5 (14.71%) J2EE
3 5 (14.71%) JSP
4 3 (8.82%) ELK Stack
4 3 (8.82%) MCollective
5 2 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Clustering
2 5 (14.71%) HP Storage
2 5 (14.71%) HP StoreVirtual
2 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
3 4 (11.76%) Grid Computing
4 3 (8.82%) CMDB
4 3 (8.82%) Device Driver
4 3 (8.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (8.82%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.94%) CCTV
5 1 (2.94%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.94%) Derivative
5 1 (2.94%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 22 (64.71%) Unix
2 18 (52.94%) Linux
3 13 (38.24%) Windows
4 9 (26.47%) AIX
4 9 (26.47%) Solaris
5 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (8.82%) CentOS
7 3 (8.82%) Ubuntu
8 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
8 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) ITIL
2 6 (17.65%) Problem Management
2 6 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (17.65%) Service Management
2 6 (17.65%) Workflow
3 5 (14.71%) Business Continuity
3 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
3 5 (14.71%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (14.71%) Incident Management
3 5 (14.71%) ITIL V3
3 5 (14.71%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (14.71%) Project Management
3 5 (14.71%) QMS
3 5 (14.71%) Risk Management
3 5 (14.71%) SDLC
3 5 (14.71%) Six Sigma
3 5 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (11.76%) Business Continuity Management
4 4 (11.76%) Change Management
4 4 (11.76%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) Python
2 7 (20.59%) Java
2 7 (20.59%) Shell Script
2 7 (20.59%) SQL
3 6 (17.65%) Perl
4 3 (8.82%) Bash Shell
4 3 (8.82%) Ruby
5 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
1 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) AWS Certification
2 3 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) SLA
2 5 (14.71%) JSP 440
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
4 2 (5.88%) Samba
4 2 (5.88%) Sendmail
4 2 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (2.94%) vSphere
5 1 (2.94%) XenApp
5 1 (2.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) Nagios
1 7 (20.59%) SCOM
2 5 (14.71%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (14.71%) HP Data Protector
2 5 (14.71%) NetBackup
2 5 (14.71%) OpenView
2 5 (14.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (11.76%) SCCM
4 3 (8.82%) Ansible
4 3 (8.82%) Cobbler
4 3 (8.82%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (8.82%) Kibana
4 3 (8.82%) logstash
4 3 (8.82%) OPNET
4 3 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (8.82%) Puppet
5 2 (5.88%) BladeLogic
5 2 (5.88%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (5.88%) HP SIM
5 2 (5.88%) Netcool
Vendors
1 28 (82.35%) BMC
2 15 (44.12%) Red Hat
3 12 (35.29%) Veritas
4 11 (32.35%) VMware
5 10 (29.41%) HP
6 9 (26.47%) Oracle
7 6 (17.65%) Cisco
8 5 (14.71%) 3PAR
8 5 (14.71%) BEA
8 5 (14.71%) EMC
8 5 (14.71%) F5
8 5 (14.71%) Sun
8 5 (14.71%) Symantec
9 4 (11.76%) Cognos
9 4 (11.76%) NetApp
9 4 (11.76%) Opsware
9 4 (11.76%) Qualys
9 4 (11.76%) Remedy
9 4 (11.76%) ServiceNow
10 3 (8.82%) Microsoft