The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Control-M skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Control-M over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

BMC Control-M
London / City of London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 137 179
Rank change year-on-year -15 +42  
Contract jobs citing Control-M 10 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.33% 0.65% 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.99% 6.18% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 9
Median daily rate £413 £450 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% -25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £410 £505
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £624 £660
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -35.29% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 -
% change year-on-year -4.00% -  

Control-M is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 335 356 430
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 10.90% 10.52% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 260 327
Median daily rate £500 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £340 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Median hourly rate £22.34 £19.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.55% +1.60%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +9.75%  

Control-M
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Control-M as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Control-M in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Control-M in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Control-M in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Control-M in the City of London over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Control-M in the City of London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Control-M in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Control-M also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Control-M.

1 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 13 (56.52%) Linux
2 13 (56.52%) Finance
3 11 (47.83%) Oracle
4 9 (39.13%) IIS
4 9 (39.13%) Banking
5 8 (34.78%) Unix
5 8 (34.78%) Windows
6 7 (30.43%) Perl
6 7 (30.43%) Firewall
6 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database
7 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
7 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (26.09%) JIRA
7 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
7 6 (26.09%) TeamCity
7 6 (26.09%) PL/SQL
7 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
7 6 (26.09%) VBScript
7 6 (26.09%) Oracle9i Database
7 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (21.74%) Front Office
8 5 (21.74%) Bash Shell
9 4 (17.39%) Puppet
9 4 (17.39%) SUSE
9 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (17.39%) BMC
9 4 (17.39%) Informatica

Control-M
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 9 (39.13%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) JBoss
2 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.35%) Tuxedo
2 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Summit
2 1 (4.35%) Orchestrade
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) GitHub
1 2 (8.70%) OpenShift
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) BIG-IP
2 1 (4.35%) DHCP
2 1 (4.35%) DNS
2 1 (4.35%) LAN
2 1 (4.35%) NAS
2 1 (4.35%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) VoIP
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
2 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle9i Database
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.70%) Star Schema
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) JIRA
1 6 (26.09%) TeamCity
2 3 (13.04%) Subversion
3 1 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.35%) jMock
3 1 (4.35%) JUnit
3 1 (4.35%) Maven
3 1 (4.35%) Mockito
General
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 9 (39.13%) Banking
3 5 (21.74%) Front Office
4 2 (8.70%) Back Office
4 2 (8.70%) Investment Banking
5 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Applications Support
1 4 (17.39%) Consultant
2 2 (8.70%) Administrator
2 2 (8.70%) Analyst
2 2 (8.70%) Banking Analyst
2 2 (8.70%) Data Consultant
2 2 (8.70%) Data Integration Consultant
2 2 (8.70%) Developer
2 2 (8.70%) ETL Consultant
2 2 (8.70%) Implementation Analyst
2 2 (8.70%) Informatica Consultant
2 2 (8.70%) Integration Consultant
2 2 (8.70%) Murex Support
2 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (8.70%) Unix Administrator
2 2 (8.70%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 2 (8.70%) Wintel Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) XML
2 2 (8.70%) SOAP
3 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.35%) JAXB
3 1 (4.35%) JDBC
3 1 (4.35%) JPA
3 1 (4.35%) JSON
3 1 (4.35%) Middleware
3 1 (4.35%) Murex MxML
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (4.35%) Spring
3 1 (4.35%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (8.70%) Clustering
2 2 (8.70%) Derivative
2 2 (8.70%) Equities
2 2 (8.70%) Fintech
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) Unix
2 8 (34.78%) Windows
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
4 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (17.39%) SUSE
5 1 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
2 3 (13.04%) DevOps
2 3 (13.04%) ETL
2 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
3 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
3 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (8.70%) Data Acquisition
3 2 (8.70%) Data Integration
3 2 (8.70%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (8.70%) Line Management
3 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
3 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
4 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.35%) BDD
4 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.35%) Greeks
4 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) Software Architecture
4 1 (4.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) Perl
3 6 (26.09%) PL/SQL
3 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
3 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
3 6 (26.09%) VBScript
4 5 (21.74%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.35%) C++
5 1 (4.35%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) Data Quality
1 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Docker
1 2 (8.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (4.35%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Puppet
2 2 (8.70%) Ansible
2 2 (8.70%) Nagios
2 2 (8.70%) NetBackup
2 2 (8.70%) OpenView
3 1 (4.35%) AppManager
3 1 (4.35%) BladeLogic
3 1 (4.35%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (4.35%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) BMC
2 4 (17.39%) Informatica
2 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
2 4 (17.39%) Veritas
3 3 (13.04%) Murex
4 2 (8.70%) HP
4 2 (8.70%) IBM
4 2 (8.70%) Remedy
4 2 (8.70%) Splunk
4 2 (8.70%) VMware
5 1 (4.35%) Actimize
5 1 (4.35%) Axway
5 1 (4.35%) BEA
5 1 (4.35%) Blue Coat
5 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix
5 1 (4.35%) Nokia
5 1 (4.35%) Sybase
5 1 (4.35%) Symantec