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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BMC PATROL
Rank 577 550 547
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -3
Contract jobs citing BMC PATROL 35 36 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.068% 0.099%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.80% 0.96% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 20
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£425 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £310 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £435 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate - £300 £425
% change year-on-year
- -29.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 £29.63 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £29.63 -
% change year-on-year
+60.33% -

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
4396 3745 3697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.63% 7.10% 6.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2621 2209 1935
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 155 172
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +28.76%

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 19 September 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 27 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 19 September 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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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 -8 35 £425 +13.33% 10
London +23 26 £425 +9.67% 6
City of London +41 16 £425 +4.61% 3
South East -1 6 - - 3
Surrey -11 3 - - 2
Swindon - 2 - -
South West - 2 - -
Wiltshire - 2 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - - 1
Cheshire - - - - 1
Gloucestershire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Reading - - - - 1
Runcorn - - - - 1
Southampton - - - -
Warwick - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
South Wales - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - - 1
Wales - - - - 1
Filton - - - -
East of England - - - -

BMC PATROL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 57 (66.28%) BMC
2 47 (54.65%) Finance
3 42 (48.84%) UNIX
4 41 (47.67%) Windows
5 40 (46.51%) Microsoft
6 34 (39.53%) Control-M
7 24 (27.91%) Banking
8 22 (25.58%) Clustering
8 22 (25.58%) SQL
9 21 (24.42%) Oracle
9 21 (24.42%) NetBackup
9 21 (24.42%) SCOM
10 20 (23.26%) PowerShell
10 20 (23.26%) Solaris
10 20 (23.26%) Linux
11 19 (22.09%) HP
11 19 (22.09%) Remedy
12 18 (20.93%) Active Directory
12 18 (20.93%) Veritas
12 18 (20.93%) HP SIM
13 17 (19.77%) Oracle RAC
13 17 (19.77%) IBM
14 15 (17.44%) Tivoli
14 15 (17.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 14 (16.28%) Red Hat
15 14 (16.28%) SLA
15 14 (16.28%) ITIL
15 14 (16.28%) Perl
16 13 (15.12%) VB
16 13 (15.12%) Tivoli NetView

BMC PATROL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (12.79%) IBM Notes
2 9 (10.47%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.49%) IIS
4 2 (2.33%) CICS
5 1 (1.16%) AquaLogic Service Bus
5 1 (1.16%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Spreadsheet
1 5 (5.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (12.79%) Remedy ITSM
1 11 (12.79%) WebTrends
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.16%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.79%) DNS
1 11 (12.79%) SAN
2 5 (5.81%) NetScaler
2 5 (5.81%) HTTP
3 3 (3.49%) Internet
4 1 (1.16%) NAS
4 1 (1.16%) WAN
4 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.95%) Oracle Database 11g
1 12 (13.95%) Oracle Database
2 11 (12.79%) QlikView
2 11 (12.79%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (11.63%) SQL Server
4 8 (9.30%) RDBMS
4 8 (9.30%) Relational Database
5 6 (6.98%) Sybase ASE
5 6 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (5.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (4.65%) Sybase IQ
7 4 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.33%) Oracle OWB
9 2 (2.33%) TKPROF
10 1 (1.16%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Toad
General
1 47 (54.65%) Finance
2 24 (27.91%) Banking
3 11 (12.79%) Marketing
3 11 (12.79%) Danish Language
3 11 (12.79%) Games
4 8 (9.30%) Financial Institution
5 5 (5.81%) Investment Banking
5 5 (5.81%) Front Office
6 4 (4.65%) Retail
7 3 (3.49%) International Banking
8 1 (1.16%) Spanish Language
8 1 (1.16%) Publishing
8 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.16%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (17.44%) DBA
2 13 (15.12%) Administrator
3 11 (12.79%) Analyst
4 10 (11.63%) Operations Analyst
5 7 (8.14%) Oracle DBA
6 6 (6.98%) Sybase DBA
6 6 (6.98%) Consultant
6 6 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (6.98%) Wintel Administrator
6 6 (6.98%) Wintel Systems Administrator
6 6 (6.98%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.81%) Support Specialist
8 4 (4.65%) SQL DBA
8 4 (4.65%) Wintel Engineer
9 3 (3.49%) Performance Manager
9 3 (3.49%) Monitoring Specialist
9 3 (3.49%) Data Centre Operator
9 3 (3.49%) IT Administrator
9 3 (3.49%) SQL Server DBA
10 2 (2.33%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.98%) HTML
1 6 (6.98%) Application Packaging
2 4 (4.65%) Django
3 2 (2.33%) JDBC
3 2 (2.33%) XML
3 2 (2.33%) ODBC
4 1 (1.16%) QuickFIX
4 1 (1.16%) Middleware
4 1 (1.16%) Web Services
4 1 (1.16%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.58%) Clustering
2 12 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (12.79%) Social Media
3 11 (12.79%) New Media
3 11 (12.79%) Blog
3 11 (12.79%) Online Games
4 8 (9.30%) AS400
4 8 (9.30%) Hedge funds
4 8 (9.30%) SecurID
4 8 (9.30%) VAX
5 6 (6.98%) Replication
5 6 (6.98%) Mainframe
6 5 (5.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (4.65%) Fixed Income
7 4 (4.65%) Derivative
8 3 (3.49%) CMDB
9 2 (2.33%) N-Tier
9 2 (2.33%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.16%) Mathematics
10 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 42 (48.84%) UNIX
2 41 (47.67%) Windows
3 20 (23.26%) Solaris
3 20 (23.26%) Linux
4 15 (17.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (11.63%) VMS
7 2 (2.33%) Windows NT
7 2 (2.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.28%) ITIL
2 12 (13.95%) Capacity Management
3 11 (12.79%) Performance Analysis
3 11 (12.79%) Analytics
3 11 (12.79%) Marketing Strategy
3 11 (12.79%) Online Marketing
3 11 (12.79%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (12.79%) Project Management
3 11 (12.79%) CRM
4 9 (10.47%) Incident Management
5 8 (9.30%) Change Management
6 5 (5.81%) Logistics
6 5 (5.81%) Electronic Trading
6 5 (5.81%) Change Control
6 5 (5.81%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (5.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (5.81%) E-Commerce
7 4 (4.65%) Risk Management
7 4 (4.65%) Web Development
8 3 (3.49%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (25.58%) SQL
2 20 (23.26%) PowerShell
3 14 (16.28%) Perl
4 13 (15.12%) VB
5 9 (10.47%) Shell Script
6 7 (8.14%) Java
6 7 (8.14%) VBScript
7 5 (5.81%) PL/SQL
7 5 (5.81%) T-SQL
7 5 (5.81%) Python
8 1 (1.16%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (5.81%) SC Cleared
1 5 (5.81%) Security Cleared
1 5 (5.81%) Degree
2 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.16%) MCTS
3 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.28%) SLA
2 11 (12.79%) QA
3 1 (1.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (20.93%) Active Directory
2 17 (19.77%) Oracle RAC
3 12 (13.95%) Oracle RMAN
4 10 (11.63%) XenApp
5 7 (8.14%) XenDesktop
5 7 (8.14%) vSphere
5 7 (8.14%) VMware ESX
6 6 (6.98%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (4.65%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 3 (3.49%) SRDF
9 2 (2.33%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 34 (39.53%) Control-M
2 21 (24.42%) NetBackup
2 21 (24.42%) SCOM
3 18 (20.93%) HP SIM
4 15 (17.44%) Tivoli
5 13 (15.12%) Tivoli NetView
6 11 (12.79%) Data Guard
6 11 (12.79%) Legato
7 9 (10.47%) SolarWinds Orion
7 9 (10.47%) MOM
7 9 (10.47%) OpenView
8 8 (9.30%) Netcool
8 8 (9.30%) Backup Exec
8 8 (9.30%) SCSM
9 7 (8.14%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 7 (8.14%) SCCM
10 5 (5.81%) OMEGAMON
10 5 (5.81%) BMC Performance Manager
10 5 (5.81%) HP SiteScope
10 5 (5.81%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 57 (66.28%) BMC
2 40 (46.51%) Microsoft
3 21 (24.42%) Oracle
4 19 (22.09%) HP
4 19 (22.09%) Remedy
5 18 (20.93%) Veritas
6 17 (19.77%) IBM
7 14 (16.28%) Red Hat
8 12 (13.95%) VMware
9 11 (12.79%) Lotus
10 10 (11.63%) Citrix
11 9 (10.47%) SolarWinds
11 9 (10.47%) Sybase
12 8 (9.30%) Wall Street Systems
13 7 (8.14%) EMC
14 6 (6.98%) Unisys
15 5 (5.81%) Sun
16 2 (2.33%) NetApp
16 2 (2.33%) Intel
16 2 (2.33%) 3PAR
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