Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for BMC PATROL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BMC PATROL over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 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 PATROL
UK > England
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 843 806 854
Rank change year-on-year -37 +48 -18
Contract jobs citing BMC PATROL 22 27 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.023% 0.030% 0.029%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.17% 0.26% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 24
England median daily rate £250 £500 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +3.90% +20.31%
10th Percentile £185 £208 £332
90th Percentile £482 £545 £600
UK median daily rate £250 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -50.00% +11.11% +16.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

BMC PATROL is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 13,082 10,391 11,466
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.91% 11.44% 11.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,873 6,975 7,447
England median daily rate £500 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +9.38%
10th Percentile £300 £264 £263
90th Percentile £650 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £488 £465 £425
% change year-on-year +4.84% +9.41% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 373 238 245
England median hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.86% -22.22% +11.47%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.68 £13.00
90th Percentile £47.00 £47.83 £48.60
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% -28.00% +23.85%

BMC PATROL
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing BMC PATROL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for BMC PATROL in England

BMC PATROL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BMC PATROL in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for BMC PATROL in England

BMC PATROL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BMC PATROL in England over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BMC PATROL in England

BMC PATROL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BMC PATROL in England

BMC PATROL
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BMC PATROL within the England region over the 6 months to 20 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Midlands -8 10 £463 -
West Midlands -21 10 £463 -
South West - 6 £250 - 3
London -39 4 - - 3
South East - 2 - - 2
BMC PATROL
UK

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing BMC PATROL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for BMC PATROL.

1 16 (72.73%) BMC
2 11 (50.00%) Windows
3 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
5 8 (36.36%) Service Management
6 7 (31.82%) BladeLogic
6 7 (31.82%) Riverbed
6 7 (31.82%) Linux
6 7 (31.82%) Tivoli
6 7 (31.82%) Splunk
6 7 (31.82%) AppDynamics
6 7 (31.82%) Dynatrace
7 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (27.27%) Test Strategy
7 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
7 6 (27.27%) Office 365
7 6 (27.27%) Windows 8
7 6 (27.27%) Windows 10
7 6 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (27.27%) ITIL
7 6 (27.27%) Unix
7 6 (27.27%) HP
7 6 (27.27%) Mac OS
7 6 (27.27%) Data Protection
8 5 (22.73%) SNMP
8 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
8 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Intune
9 4 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (18.18%) Virtual Servers

BMC PATROL
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (18.18%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) SNMP
2 4 (18.18%) DNS
2 4 (18.18%) iSCSI
2 4 (18.18%) NAS
2 4 (18.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Data Mining
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Monitoring Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Linux Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Linux Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Computer Operator
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Monitoring Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) SCCM Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
3 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (18.18%) LPAR
4 3 (13.64%) CMDB
4 3 (13.64%) User Experience
5 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Linux
3 6 (27.27%) Mac OS
3 6 (27.27%) Unix
3 6 (27.27%) Windows 10
3 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 6 (27.27%) Windows 8
4 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (18.18%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Service Management
2 6 (27.27%) Data Protection
2 6 (27.27%) ITIL
2 6 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (27.27%) Test Strategy
3 4 (18.18%) Analytics
3 4 (18.18%) Artificial Intelligence
3 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
3 4 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (18.18%) Data Analytics
3 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (18.18%) High Availability
3 4 (18.18%) Migration
3 4 (18.18%) Patch Management
3 4 (18.18%) Performance Management
3 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 4 (18.18%) Procure-to-Pay
3 4 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
2 3 (13.64%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) Perl
3 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) RHCE
2 4 (18.18%) RHCSA
2 4 (18.18%) RHCVA
3 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
4 2 (9.09%) Degree
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Firmware
1 4 (18.18%) KVM
1 4 (18.18%) RHEV
1 4 (18.18%) Samba
1 4 (18.18%) Sendmail
1 4 (18.18%) Veritas File System
1 4 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (18.18%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) BladeLogic
1 7 (31.82%) Tivoli
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (18.18%) OpenView
3 4 (18.18%) yum
4 3 (13.64%) Netcool
4 3 (13.64%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 3 (13.64%) SCOM
5 2 (9.09%) HP NNM
5 2 (9.09%) Opsview
5 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (4.55%) SCCM
6 1 (4.55%) ServerView Suite
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) BMC
2 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 7 (31.82%) AppDynamics
3 7 (31.82%) Dynatrace
3 7 (31.82%) Riverbed
3 7 (31.82%) Splunk
4 6 (27.27%) HP
5 4 (18.18%) Dell
5 4 (18.18%) IBM
5 4 (18.18%) Opsware
5 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
5 4 (18.18%) Veritas
6 3 (13.64%) Cisco
7 2 (9.09%) ServiceNow
7 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
8 1 (4.55%) Fujitsu