The table below looks at the statistics for BMC PATROL skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BMC PATROL over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BMC PATROL
Rank 111 - 108
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BMC PATROL 11 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.43% - 0.047%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.05% - 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £408 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £500 £438
% change year-on-year
-17.00% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £59.00 -
BMC PATROL
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Systems Management Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
156 187 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.11% 8.47% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 93 74
Average daily rate £400 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £473 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £365 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 26 9
Average hourly rate £13.50 £22.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.06 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.82 £26.00 £155.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -

BMC PATROL
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BMC PATROL across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

BMC PATROL Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

BMC PATROL
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BMC PATROL across the West Midlands region.

BMC PATROL Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

BMC PATROL
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BMC PATROL across the West Midlands region.

BMC PATROL Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

BMC PATROL
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Shropshire - 9 £408 -
Warwickshire - 2 - -
BMC PATROL
England

BMC PATROL
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 11 (100.00%) BMC
2 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) Unix
3 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 8 (72.73%) Oracle
3 8 (72.73%) WebLogic
3 8 (72.73%) webMethods
3 8 (72.73%) OPNET
3 8 (72.73%) SCOM
3 8 (72.73%) Digital Fuel
3 8 (72.73%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (72.73%) ELK Stack
3 8 (72.73%) logstash
3 8 (72.73%) Kibana
4 7 (63.64%) Service Management
4 7 (63.64%) Test Strategy
5 3 (27.27%) Opsview
6 2 (18.18%) BC Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
7 1 (9.09%) Apache
7 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis

BMC PATROL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 8 (72.73%) Elasticsearch
1 8 (72.73%) WebLogic
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Monitoring Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Monitoring Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Monitoring Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) ELK Stack
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
1 10 (90.91%) Unix
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Service Management
1 7 (63.64%) Test Strategy
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) BC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) Kibana
1 8 (72.73%) logstash
1 8 (72.73%) OPNET
1 8 (72.73%) SCOM
2 3 (27.27%) Opsview
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) BMC
2 8 (72.73%) Digital Fuel
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle
2 8 (72.73%) webMethods