The first table below looks at the demand 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 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.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BMC PATROL
Rank 544 535 508
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -27
Contract jobs citing BMC PATROL 45 28 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.055% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.09% 0.75% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 25
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£488 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £473 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-23.52% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - -
Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4129 3753 3814
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.56% 7.34% 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2427 2097 1956
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 168 178
Average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £42.40 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.69% +22.85%

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 July 2014.

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 20 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 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
England +4 39 £553 +30.00% 4
London +6 30 £605 +42.35%
City of London +38 18 £605 +46.66%
South East -6 6 £425 - 1
Surrey +1 3 £425 -
Berkshire - 1 - - 1
West Midlands - 1 - -
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Reading - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Warwick - - - -
Watford - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
South Wales - - - - 1
Wales - - - - 1
East of England - - - -

BMC PATROL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 47 (61.04%) BMC
2 41 (53.25%) UNIX
3 36 (46.75%) Microsoft
4 35 (45.45%) Finance
5 28 (36.36%) Windows
6 26 (33.77%) Control-M
7 24 (31.17%) Linux
8 22 (28.57%) Solaris
8 22 (28.57%) Oracle
8 22 (28.57%) Veritas
8 22 (28.57%) NetBackup
9 21 (27.27%) SQL
10 20 (25.97%) IBM
11 18 (23.38%) Red Hat
12 17 (22.08%) Clustering
12 17 (22.08%) Perl
12 17 (22.08%) Oracle RAC
13 16 (20.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 16 (20.78%) Banking
14 15 (19.48%) SCOM
14 15 (19.48%) SAN
14 15 (19.48%) Tivoli
15 14 (18.18%) Remedy
15 14 (18.18%) PowerShell
16 13 (16.88%) Tivoli NetView
16 13 (16.88%) HP
16 13 (16.88%) SLA
17 12 (15.58%) Project Management
17 12 (15.58%) Legato
17 12 (15.58%) Oracle RMAN

BMC PATROL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 11 (14.29%) IBM Notes
2 3 (3.90%) IIS
3 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.60%) CICS
4 1 (1.30%) Confluence
4 1 (1.30%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (3.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (14.29%) WebTrends
2 6 (7.79%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (1.30%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.48%) SAN
2 5 (6.49%) DNS
2 5 (6.49%) HTTP
2 5 (6.49%) NetScaler
3 4 (5.19%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.90%) Internet
4 3 (3.90%) NAS
5 2 (2.60%) WAN
6 1 (1.30%) FTP
6 1 (1.30%) SSH
6 1 (1.30%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.58%) Oracle Database 11g
1 12 (15.58%) Oracle Database
2 11 (14.29%) QlikView
2 11 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (12.99%) SQL Server
4 9 (11.69%) RDBMS
4 9 (11.69%) Relational Database
5 7 (9.09%) Sybase ASE
6 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (5.19%) Sybase IQ
9 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (2.60%) TKPROF
10 2 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (2.60%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Toad
General
1 35 (45.45%) Finance
2 16 (20.78%) Banking
3 11 (14.29%) Marketing
3 11 (14.29%) Danish Language
3 11 (14.29%) Games
4 8 (10.39%) Financial Institution
5 5 (6.49%) Front Office
5 5 (6.49%) Retail
5 5 (6.49%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.90%) International Banking
7 1 (1.30%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.30%) Back Office
7 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (19.48%) DBA
2 13 (16.88%) Administrator
3 8 (10.39%) Analyst
3 8 (10.39%) Consultant
3 8 (10.39%) Operations Analyst
4 7 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
4 7 (9.09%) Sybase DBA
5 5 (6.49%) Support Specialist
6 4 (5.19%) SQL DBA
6 4 (5.19%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.19%) IT Administrator
7 3 (3.90%) Change Consultant
7 3 (3.90%) UNIX Administrator
7 3 (3.90%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (3.90%) Data Centre Operator
7 3 (3.90%) Performance Manager
8 2 (2.60%) Wintel Administrator
8 2 (2.60%) Wintel Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.60%) Systems Support
8 2 (2.60%) Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.79%) HTML
2 4 (5.19%) Django
3 3 (3.90%) CSS
3 3 (3.90%) Middleware
4 2 (2.60%) Application Packaging
4 2 (2.60%) XML
4 2 (2.60%) ODBC
4 2 (2.60%) JDBC
5 1 (1.30%) Web Services
5 1 (1.30%) QuickFIX
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.08%) Clustering
2 11 (14.29%) Blog
2 11 (14.29%) Online Games
2 11 (14.29%) Social Media
2 11 (14.29%) New Media
3 8 (10.39%) Hedge funds
3 8 (10.39%) AS400
3 8 (10.39%) SecurID
3 8 (10.39%) VAX
4 7 (9.09%) Replication
5 6 (7.79%) Mainframe
6 5 (6.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (3.90%) CMDB
8 2 (2.60%) N-Tier
8 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.30%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.30%) CLARiiON
9 1 (1.30%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 41 (53.25%) UNIX
2 28 (36.36%) Windows
3 24 (31.17%) Linux
4 22 (28.57%) Solaris
5 16 (20.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (10.39%) VMS
7 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.60%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (2.60%) Windows NT
9 1 (1.30%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (15.58%) Project Management
1 12 (15.58%) Capacity Management
2 11 (14.29%) Analytics
2 11 (14.29%) Marketing Strategy
2 11 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
2 11 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (14.29%) Online Marketing
2 11 (14.29%) ITIL
2 11 (14.29%) CRM
3 9 (11.69%) Change Management
4 8 (10.39%) Incident Management
5 6 (7.79%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (6.49%) E-Commerce
6 5 (6.49%) Change Control
6 5 (6.49%) Electronic Trading
7 4 (5.19%) Web Development
7 4 (5.19%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (5.19%) Risk Management
7 4 (5.19%) Migration
8 3 (3.90%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (27.27%) SQL
2 17 (22.08%) Perl
3 14 (18.18%) PowerShell
4 8 (10.39%) Shell Script
5 7 (9.09%) Java
5 7 (9.09%) VB
6 5 (6.49%) Python
6 5 (6.49%) PL/SQL
6 5 (6.49%) VBScript
7 4 (5.19%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.30%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 7 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.49%) Degree
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.88%) SLA
2 11 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 17 (22.08%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (15.58%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (12.99%) Active Directory
4 9 (11.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 7 (9.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 5 (6.49%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (3.90%) SRDF
8 2 (2.60%) vSphere
8 2 (2.60%) Veritas File System
8 2 (2.60%) XenApp
8 2 (2.60%) XenDesktop
8 2 (2.60%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.30%) NFS
9 1 (1.30%) Samba
Systems Management
1 26 (33.77%) Control-M
2 22 (28.57%) NetBackup
3 15 (19.48%) SCOM
3 15 (19.48%) Tivoli
4 13 (16.88%) Tivoli NetView
5 12 (15.58%) Legato
6 11 (14.29%) Data Guard
7 10 (12.99%) HP SIM
8 9 (11.69%) OpenView
8 9 (11.69%) MOM
9 8 (10.39%) Netcool
9 8 (10.39%) SolarWinds Orion
9 8 (10.39%) Backup Exec
10 7 (9.09%) BMC Performance Manager
10 7 (9.09%) SCSM
11 5 (6.49%) OMEGAMON
11 5 (6.49%) HP SiteScope
11 5 (6.49%) ITRS Geneos
11 5 (6.49%) Nagios
11 5 (6.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 47 (61.04%) BMC
2 36 (46.75%) Microsoft
3 22 (28.57%) Oracle
3 22 (28.57%) Veritas
4 20 (25.97%) IBM
5 18 (23.38%) Red Hat
6 14 (18.18%) Remedy
7 13 (16.88%) HP
8 11 (14.29%) EMC
8 11 (14.29%) Lotus
9 9 (11.69%) Sybase
10 8 (10.39%) Wall Street Systems
10 8 (10.39%) SolarWinds
11 7 (9.09%) VMware
11 7 (9.09%) Sun
12 6 (7.79%) Unisys
13 3 (3.90%) Hitachi
13 3 (3.90%) 3PAR
14 2 (2.60%) NetApp
14 2 (2.60%) Intel
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