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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BMC PATROL
Rank 649 640 570
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -70
Contract jobs citing BMC PATROL 11 34 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.060% 0.085%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.18% 0.69% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 11
Median daily rate £450 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £450 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +15.38%
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
6057 4894 4421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 11.22% 8.58% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4001 3016 2582
Median daily rate £450 £400 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £377 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +11.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 145 132
Median hourly rate £28.50 £21.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £40.25 £30.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £21.07 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+35.24% +9.46%

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 July 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 16 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 July 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 -34 11 £450 +12.50% 2
South East -8 4 £398 +13.57% 1
Berkshire +7 3 £398 -11.66%
London -4 2 £525 +31.25% 1
North West - 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 - -
Knutsford - 2 - -
South West +3 1 £150 -
Bracknell - 1 £488 -
Yorkshire - 1 £385 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £385 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £150 -
Slough - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 £385 -
Newbury - 1 £308 -

BMC PATROL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 34 (85.00%) BMC
2 25 (62.50%) Unix
3 21 (52.50%) Linux
4 18 (45.00%) Windows
5 15 (37.50%) Red Hat
6 13 (32.50%) VMware
7 12 (30.00%) HP
7 12 (30.00%) SCOM
8 11 (27.50%) Veritas
8 11 (27.50%) Oracle
8 11 (27.50%) ITIL
9 10 (25.00%) Python
9 10 (25.00%) WebLogic
9 10 (25.00%) SQL
9 10 (25.00%) SAN
9 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (25.00%) NAS
10 9 (22.50%) Clustering
10 9 (22.50%) Service Management
11 8 (20.00%) Finance
11 8 (20.00%) Banking
11 8 (20.00%) AIX
11 8 (20.00%) Solaris
11 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (17.50%) Test Strategy
12 7 (17.50%) Shell Script
12 7 (17.50%) Nagios
13 6 (15.00%) webMethods
13 6 (15.00%) Web Services
13 6 (15.00%) Java

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 10 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (15.00%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (10.00%) iPlanet
3 4 (10.00%) WebLogic Portal
4 3 (7.50%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (7.50%) MQSeries
4 3 (7.50%) OpenStack
4 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.50%) Apache
6 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
2 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.50%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (7.50%) Engine Yard
1 3 (7.50%) GitHub
1 3 (7.50%) Heroku
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) NAS
1 10 (25.00%) SAN
2 5 (12.50%) Firewall
3 4 (10.00%) BIG-IP
3 4 (10.00%) FTP
4 3 (7.50%) LDAP
4 3 (7.50%) SSH
5 2 (5.00%) HTTP
5 2 (5.00%) Internet
6 1 (2.50%) 4G
6 1 (2.50%) DNS
6 1 (2.50%) LAN
6 1 (2.50%) MPLS
6 1 (2.50%) VoIP
6 1 (2.50%) WAN
6 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.50%) DB2
3 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.50%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.50%) HP UFT
1 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
1 3 (7.50%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (20.00%) Banking
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Monitoring Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) Administrator
2 6 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (7.50%) Architect
3 3 (7.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (7.50%) OAT Tester
3 3 (7.50%) Tester
3 3 (7.50%) Unix Administrator
3 3 (7.50%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 3 (7.50%) Wintel Administrator
3 3 (7.50%) Wintel Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.00%) Chief Architect
4 2 (5.00%) Design Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) Designer
4 2 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (5.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.00%) Senior Wintel Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.00%) Technical Design Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) Technical Design Leader
4 2 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) ELK Stack
1 6 (15.00%) Web Services
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 4 (10.00%) J2EE
3 4 (10.00%) JSP
4 3 (7.50%) MCollective
5 2 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Clustering
2 4 (10.00%) HP Storage
2 4 (10.00%) HP StoreVirtual
2 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.50%) CMDB
3 3 (7.50%) Device Driver
3 3 (7.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (7.50%) Grid Computing
4 2 (5.00%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.50%) CCTV
5 1 (2.50%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.50%) Derivative
5 1 (2.50%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 25 (62.50%) Unix
2 21 (52.50%) Linux
3 18 (45.00%) Windows
4 8 (20.00%) AIX
4 8 (20.00%) Solaris
4 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (10.00%) Windows Server
6 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (7.50%) CentOS
7 3 (7.50%) Ubuntu
7 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) ITIL
2 9 (22.50%) Service Management
3 7 (17.50%) Test Strategy
4 6 (15.00%) Problem Management
4 6 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (15.00%) Workflow
5 5 (12.50%) Business Continuity
5 5 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 5 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 5 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 5 (12.50%) SDLC
6 4 (10.00%) Business Continuity Management
6 4 (10.00%) Change Management
6 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (10.00%) ITIL V3
6 4 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (10.00%) Project Management
6 4 (10.00%) QMS
6 4 (10.00%) Security Management
6 4 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) Python
1 10 (25.00%) SQL
2 7 (17.50%) Shell Script
3 6 (15.00%) Java
3 6 (15.00%) Perl
4 4 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (10.00%) VB
5 3 (7.50%) Bash Shell
5 3 (7.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.00%) Degree
3 3 (7.50%) AWS Certification
3 3 (7.50%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.00%) BC Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) SLA
2 4 (10.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (10.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.50%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (7.50%) vSphere
3 3 (7.50%) XenApp
3 3 (7.50%) XenDesktop
4 2 (5.00%) Samba
4 2 (5.00%) Sendmail
5 1 (2.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 12 (30.00%) SCOM
2 7 (17.50%) Nagios
3 6 (15.00%) Kibana
3 6 (15.00%) logstash
3 6 (15.00%) OPNET
3 6 (15.00%) SCCM
4 4 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (10.00%) HP Data Protector
4 4 (10.00%) HP SIM
4 4 (10.00%) NetBackup
4 4 (10.00%) OpenView
4 4 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Ansible
5 3 (7.50%) Cobbler
5 3 (7.50%) Control-M
5 3 (7.50%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (7.50%) IBM BigFix
5 3 (7.50%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (7.50%) Opsview
5 3 (7.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (85.00%) BMC
2 15 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 13 (32.50%) VMware
4 12 (30.00%) HP
5 11 (27.50%) Oracle
5 11 (27.50%) Veritas
6 6 (15.00%) Cisco
6 6 (15.00%) webMethods
7 5 (12.50%) Citrix
7 5 (12.50%) Digital Fuel
8 4 (10.00%) 3PAR
8 4 (10.00%) BEA
8 4 (10.00%) EMC
8 4 (10.00%) F5
8 4 (10.00%) Remedy
8 4 (10.00%) ServiceNow
8 4 (10.00%) Sun
8 4 (10.00%) Symantec
9 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
9 3 (7.50%) NetApp