The table below looks at the statistics for Control-M skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Control-M over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BMC Control-M
Rank 469 487 479
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -8
Contract jobs citing Control-M 152 125 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.23% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.28% 2.87% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 51 56
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£425 £500 £429
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +16.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
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
4637 4348 3933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.15% 7.96% 7.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2847 2564 2183
Average daily rate £400 £378 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £345
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 133 173
Average hourly rate £21.50 £19.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.68% -14.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.97 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.34 £31.56 £42.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.06 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.17% -10.84%

Control-M
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Control-M within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Control-M Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Control-M
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Control-M within the UK.

Control-M Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Control-M
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Control-M within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Control-M Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Control-M
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Control-M within the UK.

Control-M Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Control-M
Top 24 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Control-M within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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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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 +1 133 £438 -12.50% 5
London +6 91 £507 -3.38% 4
City of London -9 30 £475 -5.00% 1
South East +6 28 £330 +22.22%
Buckinghamshire +11 23 £255 -5.55%
Milton Keynes +2 17 £255 -5.55%
Scotland -11 10 £388 +10.71%
South Yorkshire -3 7 £375 -5.36%
Sheffield -6 7 £375 -5.36%
Yorkshire -19 7 £375 -5.36%
Edinburgh - 7 £400 -
East Midlands -3 3 £350 +1.81%
Leicester +11 2 - -
Leicestershire -2 2 - -
Hounslow - 2 £431 -
Kent - 2 £531 -
Swindon - 2 - -
Wiltshire - 2 - -
South West - 2 - - 1
Glasgow - 2 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £550 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £400 -
Home Counties - 1 - -

Control-M
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Control-M 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 Control-M.

1 132 (56.90%) Finance
2 114 (49.14%) UNIX
3 97 (41.81%) SQL
4 94 (40.52%) Oracle
5 72 (31.03%) Banking
6 67 (28.88%) Linux
7 58 (25.00%) Windows
8 38 (16.38%) SQL Server
9 37 (15.95%) DB2
9 37 (15.95%) Remedy
10 35 (15.09%) ETL
11 30 (12.93%) PL/SQL
12 29 (12.50%) Perl
12 29 (12.50%) JCL
12 29 (12.50%) Shell Script
12 29 (12.50%) Investment Banking
13 27 (11.64%) Firewall
13 27 (11.64%) Oracle Database
14 26 (11.21%) .NET
15 25 (10.78%) Microsoft
15 25 (10.78%) Informatica
16 24 (10.34%) MVS
16 24 (10.34%) Solaris
16 24 (10.34%) JIRA
17 23 (9.91%) Continuous Integration
17 23 (9.91%) ITIL
17 23 (9.91%) Python
17 23 (9.91%) CICS
17 23 (9.91%) IBM
18 22 (9.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Control-M
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Control-M 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 Control-M. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (9.91%) CICS
2 11 (4.74%) WebLogic
3 8 (3.45%) WebSphere
4 7 (3.02%) IIS
5 6 (2.59%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (1.72%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.72%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (1.29%) JBoss
7 3 (1.29%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (1.29%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (0.86%) SmartSockets
9 1 (0.43%) Xceptor
Applications
1 21 (9.05%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.88%) MS Office
3 4 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (5.17%) Remedy ITSM
1 12 (5.17%) Markit EDM
2 5 (2.16%) thinkFolio
3 4 (1.72%) assyst
4 2 (0.86%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.86%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.86%) ION MarketView
4 2 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.43%) LatentZero
5 1 (0.43%) Tesseract
5 1 (0.43%) Minerva
5 1 (0.43%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.59%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (11.64%) Firewall
2 21 (9.05%) SAN
3 15 (6.47%) FTP
4 14 (6.03%) LAN
4 14 (6.03%) VoIP
4 14 (6.03%) WAN
4 14 (6.03%) Wireless
4 14 (6.03%) BIG-IP
4 14 (6.03%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (4.74%) Multicast
6 8 (3.45%) TCP/IP
7 7 (3.02%) DNS
8 6 (2.59%) LDAP
9 5 (2.16%) InfiniBand
9 5 (2.16%) NAS
10 4 (1.72%) HTTP
11 3 (1.29%) Kerberos
11 3 (1.29%) NetScaler
12 1 (0.43%) Intranet
12 1 (0.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (16.38%) SQL Server
2 37 (15.95%) DB2
3 27 (11.64%) Oracle Database
4 22 (9.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (7.76%) PowerCenter
6 17 (7.33%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (6.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (6.03%) Data Mart
8 14 (6.03%) IMS/DB
9 11 (4.74%) Relational Database
10 9 (3.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (3.88%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (3.88%) RDBMS
10 9 (3.88%) BusinessObjects
11 8 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
11 8 (3.45%) Informix
11 8 (3.45%) MySQL
11 8 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (3.02%) SQL Server 2005
13 6 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 24 (10.34%) JIRA
2 17 (7.33%) Subversion
3 8 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (3.02%) TeamCity
5 6 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (2.59%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (2.16%) ClearCase
7 3 (1.29%) Toad
7 3 (1.29%) TestNG
7 3 (1.29%) Maven
7 3 (1.29%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.29%) ProC
7 3 (1.29%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.86%) ERwin
9 1 (0.43%) Redmine
General
1 132 (56.90%) Finance
2 72 (31.03%) Banking
3 29 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 15 (6.47%) Front Office
5 14 (6.03%) General Ledger
5 14 (6.03%) Financial Institution
6 13 (5.60%) Legal
7 7 (3.02%) Retail
8 6 (2.59%) Back Office
9 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.43%) Advertising
9 1 (0.43%) International Banking
9 1 (0.43%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 73 (31.47%) Developer
2 53 (22.84%) Analyst
3 33 (14.22%) Support Analyst
4 16 (6.90%) Consultant
5 15 (6.47%) Architect
5 15 (6.47%) Applications Support
5 15 (6.47%) SQL Developer
6 12 (5.17%) Infrastructure Architect
6 12 (5.17%) Administrator
7 11 (4.74%) C# Developer
7 11 (4.74%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (4.31%) Informatica Developer
8 10 (4.31%) Network Architect
9 9 (3.88%) Operations Analyst
10 8 (3.45%) Mainframe Consultant
11 7 (3.02%) Network Infrastructure Architect
11 7 (3.02%) .NET Developer
11 7 (3.02%) Systems Administrator
12 6 (2.59%) Computer Operator
12 6 (2.59%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (11.21%) .NET
2 17 (7.33%) XML
2 17 (7.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 17 (7.33%) Middleware
3 16 (6.90%) HTML
4 12 (5.17%) Rendezvous
5 11 (4.74%) WCF
6 9 (3.88%) ISPF
7 7 (3.02%) .NET Framework
7 7 (3.02%) Entity Framework
7 7 (3.02%) FIX Protocol
7 7 (3.02%) Unity DI Container
7 7 (3.02%) ASP.NET
8 4 (1.72%) Web Services
8 4 (1.72%) MSMQ
8 4 (1.72%) JMS
8 4 (1.72%) WinForms
8 4 (1.72%) WPF
8 4 (1.72%) MDX
9 3 (1.29%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.05%) Mainframe
2 18 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.76%) Data Centre
3 13 (5.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 12 (5.17%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.88%) Derivative
6 8 (3.45%) Grid Computing
7 7 (3.02%) Clustering
7 7 (3.02%) RIA
8 6 (2.59%) Data Integration
8 6 (2.59%) Hedge funds
8 6 (2.59%) Equities
9 5 (2.16%) HACMP
9 5 (2.16%) Market Risk
10 4 (1.72%) Fixed Income
11 3 (1.29%) VSAM
12 2 (0.86%) Replication
12 2 (0.86%) Computer Science
12 2 (0.86%) CMDB
12 2 (0.86%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 114 (49.14%) UNIX
2 67 (28.88%) Linux
3 58 (25.00%) Windows
4 24 (10.34%) Solaris
4 24 (10.34%) MVS
5 22 (9.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (6.03%) Oracle Linux
7 10 (4.31%) zOS
8 6 (2.59%) AIX
9 5 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (1.72%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (15.09%) ETL
2 23 (9.91%) ITIL
2 23 (9.91%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (9.05%) User Acceptance Testing
4 19 (8.19%) Unit Testing
4 19 (8.19%) Workflow
5 17 (7.33%) Migration
5 17 (7.33%) Change Management
5 17 (7.33%) Project Management
6 16 (6.90%) Release Management
7 15 (6.47%) Service Delivery
8 14 (6.03%) Performance Tuning
8 14 (6.03%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 13 (5.60%) Root Cause Analysis
9 13 (5.60%) Data Modelling
10 12 (5.17%) Asset Management
10 12 (5.17%) Problem Management
10 12 (5.17%) System Testing
11 11 (4.74%) Service Management
11 11 (4.74%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 97 (41.81%) SQL
2 30 (12.93%) PL/SQL
3 29 (12.50%) Perl
3 29 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 29 (12.50%) JCL
4 23 (9.91%) Python
5 21 (9.05%) PowerShell
6 19 (8.19%) VBA
7 18 (7.76%) C#
8 15 (6.47%) COBOL
8 15 (6.47%) Java
9 13 (5.60%) VBScript
10 9 (3.88%) T-SQL
10 9 (3.88%) REXX
10 9 (3.88%) Bash Shell
11 8 (3.45%) Korn
12 6 (2.59%) VB
12 6 (2.59%) C++
13 4 (1.72%) C
13 4 (1.72%) Jython
Qualifications
1 13 (5.60%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (3.02%) Degree
3 2 (0.86%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.43%) ISEB
4 1 (0.43%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.88%) SLA
2 8 (3.45%) QA
3 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.43%) BS7799
3 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (5.60%) ProxySG
2 9 (3.88%) RACF
2 9 (3.88%) Time Sharing Option
3 8 (3.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 6 (2.59%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 5 (2.16%) NFS
6 2 (0.86%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.86%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.86%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.86%) XenApp
6 2 (0.86%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.86%) vSphere
7 1 (0.43%) SRDF
7 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (7.33%) BladeLogic
2 14 (6.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 13 (5.60%) NetBackup
4 10 (4.31%) OpenView
5 8 (3.45%) Puppet
6 7 (3.02%) Tivoli
7 6 (2.59%) MAINVIEW
8 5 (2.16%) Backup Exec
8 5 (2.16%) SCOM
8 5 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (2.16%) ITRS Geneos
9 4 (1.72%) CA Endevor
9 4 (1.72%) BMC PATROL
10 3 (1.29%) Red Hat Satellite
10 3 (1.29%) Rundeck
11 2 (0.86%) Oracle ZFS
11 2 (0.86%) SCCM
11 2 (0.86%) HP SIM
11 2 (0.86%) Data Guard
11 2 (0.86%) Netcool
Vendors
1 94 (40.52%) Oracle
2 37 (15.95%) Remedy
3 25 (10.78%) Microsoft
3 25 (10.78%) Informatica
4 23 (9.91%) IBM
5 19 (8.19%) Veritas
5 19 (8.19%) Red Hat
6 18 (7.76%) Sybase
7 17 (7.33%) CA
7 17 (7.33%) Symantec
8 16 (6.90%) HP
8 16 (6.90%) BMC
9 15 (6.47%) TIBCO
10 14 (6.03%) Nokia
10 14 (6.03%) CheckPoint
10 14 (6.03%) Blue Coat
10 14 (6.03%) Cisco
10 14 (6.03%) Avaya
10 14 (6.03%) Nortel
11 10 (4.31%) Sun