The table below looks at the statistics for BMC PATROL skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BMC PATROL over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BMC PATROL
Rank 582 552 526
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -26
Contract jobs citing BMC PATROL 14 43 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.081% 0.059%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.34% 1.05% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 22 16
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£400 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -16.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average 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
4148 4110 3488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.78% 7.76% 7.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2598 2426 1958
Average daily rate £400 £383 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 147 176
Average hourly rate £20.19 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.88% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-3.88% +5.00%

BMC PATROL
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BMC PATROL within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BMC PATROL within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 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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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
England -42 13 £400 -10.11% 3
South East -10 6 £350 -11.39%
London -10 4 £400 -20.00% 1
Hampshire - 4 - -
Basingstoke - 4 - -
Hertfordshire - 3 £375 - 1
East of England - 3 £375 - 1
City of London +9 2 £550 +23.59%
Surrey +5 2 £350 -11.39%
Redhill - 2 £350 -
Scotland -4 1 £463 +42.46%
Stirling -7 1 £463 +42.46%
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Rickmansworth - 1 £375 -

BMC PATROL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 22 (75.86%) BMC
2 15 (51.72%) Oracle
2 15 (51.72%) Linux
3 13 (44.83%) Finance
4 11 (37.93%) Solaris
4 11 (37.93%) Cisco
4 11 (37.93%) EMC
5 10 (34.48%) WebLogic
6 9 (31.03%) Middleware
7 8 (27.59%) LoadRunner
7 8 (27.59%) Java
7 8 (27.59%) Windows
7 8 (27.59%) Project Management
7 8 (27.59%) F5
8 7 (24.14%) Non-Functional Testing
8 7 (24.14%) UNIX
9 6 (20.69%) SQL
9 6 (20.69%) HP
9 6 (20.69%) DNS
9 6 (20.69%) SCOM
10 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (17.24%) Legal
11 4 (13.79%) SAN
11 4 (13.79%) VMware
11 4 (13.79%) Shell Script
11 4 (13.79%) Automated Testing
11 4 (13.79%) Software Testing
11 4 (13.79%) Oracle RAC

BMC PATROL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 10 (34.48%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.90%) Apache
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) DNS
2 4 (13.79%) SAN
2 4 (13.79%) LDAP
3 2 (6.90%) Firewall
3 2 (6.90%) SSH
3 2 (6.90%) HTTP
3 2 (6.90%) SNMP
3 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.45%) Network Security
4 1 (3.45%) NAS
4 1 (3.45%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.45%) VPN
4 1 (3.45%) SSL
4 1 (3.45%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (6.90%) OLTP
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) TKPROF
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) LoadRunner
2 4 (13.79%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.45%) Hudson
3 1 (3.45%) AnthillPro
3 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.45%) Toad
3 1 (3.45%) Selenium
General
1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Legal
3 3 (10.34%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Project Manager
1 8 (27.59%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 8 (27.59%) Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (17.24%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Test Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) DBA
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (6.90%) SQL DBA
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.90%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Change Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Applications Support Technician
6 1 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) UNIX Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior DBA
6 1 (3.45%) Security Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) Middleware
2 4 (13.79%) Gherkin
3 3 (10.34%) Web Services
4 2 (6.90%) HTML
5 1 (3.45%) XML
5 1 (3.45%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Clustering
3 2 (6.90%) Replication
3 2 (6.90%) PKI
3 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.45%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Linux
2 11 (37.93%) Solaris
3 8 (27.59%) Windows
4 7 (24.14%) UNIX
5 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.45%) HPUX
8 1 (3.45%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Project Management
2 7 (24.14%) Non-Functional Testing
3 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.79%) Automated Testing
4 4 (13.79%) Software Testing
4 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
4 4 (13.79%) Waterfall
5 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (10.34%) Business Continuity
5 3 (10.34%) Migration
6 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.90%) Logistics
6 2 (6.90%) ITIL
6 2 (6.90%) Capacity Management
6 2 (6.90%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (6.90%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.45%) Data Cleansing
7 1 (3.45%) Electronic Trading
7 1 (3.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) Java
2 6 (20.69%) SQL
3 4 (13.79%) Shell Script
3 4 (13.79%) Perl
3 4 (13.79%) Python
3 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.90%) Bourne shell
4 2 (6.90%) C-shell
5 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.45%) VBScript
5 1 (3.45%) VB
5 1 (3.45%) C++
5 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) ISEB
1 4 (13.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
1 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (6.90%) VMware ESX
2 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.90%) vSphere
2 2 (6.90%) XenApp
3 1 (3.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (3.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (3.45%) SRDF
3 1 (3.45%) Sendmail
3 1 (3.45%) NFS
3 1 (3.45%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (3.45%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) SCOM
2 4 (13.79%) Tivoli
3 3 (10.34%) BMC Performance Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Nagios
4 2 (6.90%) CA Single Sign-On
4 2 (6.90%) OpenView
4 2 (6.90%) BladeLogic
4 2 (6.90%) HP SIM
5 1 (3.45%) Puppet
5 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (3.45%) ZABBIX
5 1 (3.45%) Data Guard
5 1 (3.45%) SCSM
5 1 (3.45%) Ansible
5 1 (3.45%) logstash
5 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.45%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (3.45%) Control-M
5 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 22 (75.86%) BMC
2 15 (51.72%) Oracle
3 11 (37.93%) Cisco
3 11 (37.93%) EMC
4 8 (27.59%) F5
5 6 (20.69%) HP
6 4 (13.79%) VMware
6 4 (13.79%) Sun
7 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
7 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
8 2 (6.90%) Veritas
8 2 (6.90%) Citrix
8 2 (6.90%) IBM
9 1 (3.45%) hybris
9 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
9 1 (3.45%) Cyber-Ark
9 1 (3.45%) Splunk
9 1 (3.45%) ArcSight
9 1 (3.45%) NetIQ
9 1 (3.45%) Remedy
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