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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BMC Control-M
Rank 486 493 475
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -18
Contract jobs citing Control-M 140 124 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.93% 2.78% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 47 60
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£425 £500 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
4785 4457 4006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.17% 8.01% 7.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2928 2634 2312
Average daily rate £403 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.89% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 150 157
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -7.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £11.33 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.43 £40.00 £40.23
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+7.98% -0.45%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -6 125 £425 -15.00% 5
London +16 81 £475 -9.52% 4
South East -8 29 £260 -20.00%
Buckinghamshire -1 26 £258 -17.60%
City of London 0 24 £475 -5.00%
Milton Keynes +3 20 £258 -11.58%
Sheffield -14 7 £375 -5.36%
South Yorkshire -14 7 £375 -5.36%
Yorkshire -26 7 £375 -5.36%
Scotland -4 6 £375 -3.22%
East Midlands -13 4 £400 +23.07% 1
Leicester +7 3 - -
Leicestershire -6 3 - -
Glasgow - 3 £375 -
Edinburgh - 2 £400 -
Swindon - 2 - -
Hounslow - 2 £431 -
South West - 2 - -
Wiltshire - 2 - -
Kent +6 1 £550 +69.23%
Home Counties - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £400 -

Control-M
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 117 (55.45%) Finance
2 96 (45.50%) UNIX
3 82 (38.86%) Oracle
4 79 (37.44%) SQL
5 65 (30.81%) Linux
5 65 (30.81%) Banking
6 55 (26.07%) Windows
7 37 (17.54%) Remedy
7 37 (17.54%) DB2
7 37 (17.54%) SQL Server
8 33 (15.64%) ETL
9 29 (13.74%) Firewall
9 29 (13.74%) JCL
9 29 (13.74%) MVS
10 27 (12.80%) Investment Banking
11 26 (12.32%) Mainframe
11 26 (12.32%) Perl
12 25 (11.85%) PL/SQL
13 24 (11.37%) ITIL
13 24 (11.37%) CICS
13 24 (11.37%) Informatica
13 24 (11.37%) Microsoft
14 23 (10.90%) .NET
14 23 (10.90%) Python
14 23 (10.90%) Continuous Integration
15 22 (10.43%) JIRA
15 22 (10.43%) Oracle Database
15 22 (10.43%) MS Excel
16 20 (9.48%) IBM
16 20 (9.48%) SAN

Control-M
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 24 (11.37%) CICS
2 6 (2.84%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (1.90%) IIS
4 3 (1.42%) JBoss
4 3 (1.42%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.95%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.95%) SmartSockets
5 2 (0.95%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (10.43%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.79%) MS Office
3 3 (1.42%) MS Project
4 1 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (3.79%) Markit EDM
2 7 (3.32%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (1.90%) thinkFolio
3 4 (1.90%) assyst
4 2 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.95%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.95%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.95%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.32%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (13.74%) Firewall
2 20 (9.48%) SAN
3 14 (6.64%) Cisco Nexus
3 14 (6.64%) Wireless
3 14 (6.64%) BIG-IP
3 14 (6.64%) LAN
3 14 (6.64%) VoIP
3 14 (6.64%) WAN
3 14 (6.64%) FTP
4 13 (6.16%) Multicast
5 8 (3.79%) TCP/IP
5 8 (3.79%) DNS
6 6 (2.84%) LDAP
7 5 (2.37%) InfiniBand
7 5 (2.37%) NAS
8 3 (1.42%) NetScaler
8 3 (1.42%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (17.54%) SQL Server
1 37 (17.54%) DB2
2 22 (10.43%) Oracle Database
3 20 (9.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (7.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (6.64%) PowerCenter
6 14 (6.64%) IMS/DB
7 12 (5.69%) Data Mart
8 11 (5.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (5.21%) BusinessObjects
9 10 (4.74%) Informix
10 8 (3.79%) MySQL
11 7 (3.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 7 (3.32%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (3.32%) Relational Database
11 7 (3.32%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (2.84%) RDBMS
13 5 (2.37%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (10.43%) JIRA
2 15 (7.11%) Subversion
3 8 (3.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (3.32%) TeamCity
5 6 (2.84%) ClearCase
6 4 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.42%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (1.42%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.42%) Toad
7 3 (1.42%) ERwin
7 3 (1.42%) Maven
7 3 (1.42%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.42%) TestNG
8 1 (0.47%) Redmine
General
1 117 (55.45%) Finance
2 65 (30.81%) Banking
3 27 (12.80%) Investment Banking
4 14 (6.64%) General Ledger
4 14 (6.64%) Front Office
4 14 (6.64%) Legal
5 13 (6.16%) Financial Institution
6 6 (2.84%) Back Office
6 6 (2.84%) Retail
7 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.47%) Advertising
7 1 (0.47%) International Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 61 (28.91%) Developer
2 44 (20.85%) Analyst
3 30 (14.22%) Support Analyst
4 17 (8.06%) Consultant
5 15 (7.11%) Architect
5 15 (7.11%) SQL Developer
6 13 (6.16%) Applications Support
7 12 (5.69%) Infrastructure Architect
8 10 (4.74%) Informatica Developer
8 10 (4.74%) Network Architect
8 10 (4.74%) Administrator
9 9 (4.27%) Mainframe Consultant
10 8 (3.79%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (3.79%) C# Developer
11 7 (3.32%) Systems Administrator
11 7 (3.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 7 (3.32%) .NET Developer
11 7 (3.32%) Network Infrastructure Architect
12 6 (2.84%) Technical Leader
12 6 (2.84%) Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (10.90%) .NET
2 16 (7.58%) HTML
2 16 (7.58%) XML
2 16 (7.58%) WebSphere MQ
3 15 (7.11%) Rendezvous
4 14 (6.64%) Middleware
5 10 (4.74%) ISPF
6 8 (3.79%) FIX Protocol
6 8 (3.79%) WCF
7 7 (3.32%) .NET Framework
7 7 (3.32%) Entity Framework
7 7 (3.32%) MDX
7 7 (3.32%) Unity DI Container
7 7 (3.32%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.42%) Web Services
8 3 (1.42%) JMS
8 3 (1.42%) Spring
9 2 (0.95%) BAPI
9 2 (0.95%) Ultra Messaging
9 2 (0.95%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.32%) Mainframe
2 20 (9.48%) Data Centre
3 18 (8.53%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (6.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 12 (5.69%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.32%) Grid Computing
6 7 (3.32%) Clustering
6 7 (3.32%) RIA
7 6 (2.84%) Derivative
7 6 (2.84%) Equities
7 6 (2.84%) Data Integration
8 5 (2.37%) Hedge funds
8 5 (2.37%) HACMP
9 4 (1.90%) Fixed Income
10 3 (1.42%) VSAM
10 3 (1.42%) Market Risk
11 2 (0.95%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.95%) CMDB
11 2 (0.95%) Wiki
11 2 (0.95%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 96 (45.50%) UNIX
2 65 (30.81%) Linux
3 55 (26.07%) Windows
4 29 (13.74%) MVS
5 18 (8.53%) Solaris
5 18 (8.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (6.64%) Oracle Linux
7 12 (5.69%) zOS
8 8 (3.79%) Windows NT
9 5 (2.37%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.95%) AIX
11 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (15.64%) ETL
2 24 (11.37%) ITIL
3 23 (10.90%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (9.00%) Unit Testing
5 18 (8.53%) Workflow
5 18 (8.53%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 16 (7.58%) Service Delivery
7 15 (7.11%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (7.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 15 (7.11%) System Testing
8 14 (6.64%) Project Management
8 14 (6.64%) Change Management
9 13 (6.16%) Migration
10 11 (5.21%) Service Management
10 11 (5.21%) Asset Management
11 10 (4.74%) Release Management
11 10 (4.74%) Network Architecture
11 10 (4.74%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (4.27%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (4.27%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 79 (37.44%) SQL
2 29 (13.74%) JCL
3 26 (12.32%) Perl
4 25 (11.85%) PL/SQL
5 23 (10.90%) Python
6 19 (9.00%) VBA
6 19 (9.00%) PowerShell
7 15 (7.11%) C#
7 15 (7.11%) COBOL
8 14 (6.64%) Shell Script
9 11 (5.21%) VBScript
10 10 (4.74%) REXX
10 10 (4.74%) Java
11 8 (3.79%) T-SQL
11 8 (3.79%) Bash Shell
12 6 (2.84%) VB
13 4 (1.90%) Jython
14 3 (1.42%) Ruby
15 2 (0.95%) Korn
16 1 (0.47%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (6.16%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (2.84%) Degree
3 2 (0.95%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.47%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.47%) ISEB
4 1 (0.47%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.21%) SLA
2 9 (4.27%) QA
3 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.47%) BS7799
3 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (6.16%) ProxySG
2 10 (4.74%) RACF
2 10 (4.74%) Time Sharing Option
3 8 (3.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 6 (2.84%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 5 (2.37%) NFS
6 2 (0.95%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.95%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.95%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.95%) XenApp
6 2 (0.95%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.95%) vSphere
7 1 (0.47%) SRDF
7 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (6.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 14 (6.64%) BladeLogic
2 12 (5.69%) NetBackup
3 10 (4.74%) OpenView
4 9 (4.27%) MAINVIEW
4 9 (4.27%) Puppet
5 7 (3.32%) SCOM
5 7 (3.32%) ITRS Geneos
6 6 (2.84%) Tivoli
7 5 (2.37%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (1.90%) BMC PATROL
8 4 (1.90%) Backup Exec
8 4 (1.90%) CA Endevor
9 3 (1.42%) Red Hat Satellite
9 3 (1.42%) Rundeck
10 2 (0.95%) Oracle ZFS
10 2 (0.95%) SCCM
10 2 (0.95%) Data Guard
10 2 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.95%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 82 (38.86%) Oracle
2 37 (17.54%) Remedy
3 24 (11.37%) Microsoft
3 24 (11.37%) Informatica
4 20 (9.48%) IBM
5 18 (8.53%) Red Hat
5 18 (8.53%) TIBCO
6 17 (8.06%) Symantec
6 17 (8.06%) CA
7 15 (7.11%) BMC
8 14 (6.64%) Blue Coat
8 14 (6.64%) CheckPoint
8 14 (6.64%) Nokia
8 14 (6.64%) Veritas
8 14 (6.64%) Avaya
8 14 (6.64%) Nortel
8 14 (6.64%) Cisco
9 13 (6.16%) Sybase
9 13 (6.16%) HP
10 8 (3.79%) Cognos