Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 6 months to 22 January 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 Control-M
UK
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 770 727 702
Rank change year-on-year -43 -25 -57
Contract jobs citing Control-M 108 129 178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.94% 1.27% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 64 77
UK median daily rate £488 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £254 £325 £319
90th Percentile £588 £609 £673
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -18.75% - -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.50 -

Control-M is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 11,441 10,169 9,205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.49% 10.67% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,817 6,485 5,670
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +8.11% +4.06%
10th Percentile £267 £263 £238
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 275 249 331
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% - -
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.70 £11.00
90th Percentile £46.80 £47.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.69 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -19.54% +2.63% -8.43%

Control-M
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Control-M as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Control-M in the UK

Control-M
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Control-M in the UK

Control-M
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Control-M over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Control-M in the UK

Control-M
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Control-M in the UK

Control-M
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Control-M within the UK over the 6 months to 22 January 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
England -25 99 £488 +8.33% 10
London -60 62 £543 +14.21% 8
UK excluding London +13 41 £325 -18.75% 2
South East -6 23 £250 -47.37% 2
East of England -16 9 £375 +47.06%
West Midlands +10 4 £325 -
Midlands -1 4 £325 -35.00%
Scotland -13 4 - -
South West +3 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 with a requirement for Control-M.

1 62 (57.41%) SQL
2 44 (40.74%) Oracle
3 43 (39.81%) Unix
4 29 (26.85%) Windows
5 28 (25.93%) PL/SQL
6 26 (24.07%) Finance
7 23 (21.30%) Informatica
8 22 (20.37%) ETL
9 20 (18.52%) Linux
10 19 (17.59%) Java
11 16 (14.81%) Perl
11 16 (14.81%) Derivative
11 16 (14.81%) Oracle Database
12 15 (13.89%) Risk Management
13 14 (12.96%) XML
13 14 (12.96%) Banking
14 13 (12.04%) Market Risk
14 13 (12.04%) SQL Server
14 13 (12.04%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (12.04%) IBM
14 13 (12.04%) Microsoft
14 13 (12.04%) Red Hat
14 13 (12.04%) Shell Script
14 13 (12.04%) Windows Server
15 12 (11.11%) BMC
15 12 (11.11%) Change Management
15 12 (11.11%) Tomcat
15 12 (11.11%) PowerShell
16 11 (10.19%) SAP
16 11 (10.19%) Migration

Control-M
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 12 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 10 (9.26%) Apache Spark
3 4 (3.70%) SAS
3 4 (3.70%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.78%) Confluence
5 2 (1.85%) Tuxedo
6 1 (0.93%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.93%) DataSynapse
6 1 (0.93%) IIS
6 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (6.48%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.85%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.63%) npm
1 5 (4.63%) Yarn
2 3 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.93%) GitHub
4 1 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.70%) DNS
1 4 (3.70%) Firewall
1 4 (3.70%) FTP
2 3 (2.78%) SAN
3 1 (0.93%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.81%) Oracle Database
2 13 (12.04%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (12.04%) SQL Server
3 10 (9.26%) Big Data
3 10 (9.26%) Hadoop
4 9 (8.33%) Apache Hive
4 9 (8.33%) HBase
4 9 (8.33%) IBM BigInsights
4 9 (8.33%) Sqoop
5 8 (7.41%) Star Schema
6 6 (5.56%) RDBMS
6 6 (5.56%) Relational Database
7 5 (4.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (3.70%) Data Mart
8 4 (3.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 3 (2.78%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (2.78%) PowerCenter
9 3 (2.78%) SQLPlus
10 2 (1.85%) Kalido
10 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (9.26%) Jenkins
2 9 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (7.41%) JIRA
4 5 (4.63%) Karma Test Runner
4 5 (4.63%) Mocha
4 5 (4.63%) NUnit
4 5 (4.63%) Protractor
4 5 (4.63%) SpecFlow
4 5 (4.63%) Subversion
4 5 (4.63%) TeamCity
4 5 (4.63%) webpack
5 3 (2.78%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.85%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.93%) Ant
7 1 (0.93%) GitLab
7 1 (0.93%) Maven
7 1 (0.93%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.93%) Toad
General
1 26 (24.07%) Finance
2 14 (12.96%) Banking
3 8 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.70%) Back Office
5 3 (2.78%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.78%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.78%) Law
6 2 (1.85%) Retail
7 1 (0.93%) Front Office
7 1 (0.93%) German Language
Job Titles
1 35 (32.41%) Developer
2 19 (17.59%) Consultant
3 15 (13.89%) Analyst
4 14 (12.96%) Administrator
5 13 (12.04%) Support Analyst
6 8 (7.41%) Data Consultant
6 8 (7.41%) Data Integration Consultant
6 8 (7.41%) Integration Consultant
6 8 (7.41%) Oracle Consultant
7 7 (6.48%) Hadoop Administrator
7 7 (6.48%) Informatica Consultant
7 7 (6.48%) Java Developer
8 6 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
8 6 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (5.56%) Systems Developer
9 5 (4.63%) Applications Support
9 5 (4.63%) SQL Developer
9 5 (4.63%) UI Developer
10 4 (3.70%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 4 (3.70%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.96%) XML
2 10 (9.26%) SAP PI
2 10 (9.26%) SOAP
3 9 (8.33%) Kafka
3 9 (8.33%) Web Services
4 7 (6.48%) .NET
4 7 (6.48%) .NET Framework
4 7 (6.48%) Entity Framework
4 7 (6.48%) XSLT
5 5 (4.63%) NancyFx
5 5 (4.63%) NHibernate
5 5 (4.63%) React
5 5 (4.63%) Redux
5 5 (4.63%) RESTful
6 3 (2.78%) Middleware
6 3 (2.78%) XSD
7 2 (1.85%) LINQ
7 2 (1.85%) Spark Streaming
7 2 (1.85%) WinForms
8 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.81%) Derivative
2 13 (12.04%) Market Risk
3 10 (9.26%) Credit Risk
4 6 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.63%) Clustering
6 4 (3.70%) Mainframe
6 4 (3.70%) Replication
6 4 (3.70%) SWIFT
7 3 (2.78%) AS400
7 3 (2.78%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.78%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.85%) OTC Derivatives
8 2 (1.85%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.85%) VSAM
9 1 (0.93%) Equities
9 1 (0.93%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.93%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.93%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 43 (39.81%) Unix
2 29 (26.85%) Windows
3 20 (18.52%) Linux
4 13 (12.04%) Windows Server
5 9 (8.33%) AIX
5 9 (8.33%) Ubuntu
6 8 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (4.63%) Solaris
8 4 (3.70%) MVS
8 4 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.93%) OS/2
9 1 (0.93%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.37%) ETL
2 15 (13.89%) Risk Management
3 12 (11.11%) Change Management
4 11 (10.19%) Migration
5 10 (9.26%) Analytics
6 9 (8.33%) MapReduce
6 9 (8.33%) Resource Allocation
7 8 (7.41%) Data Integration
7 8 (7.41%) ITIL
7 8 (7.41%) Kimball Methodology
8 7 (6.48%) Data Modelling
8 7 (6.48%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (5.56%) Investment Management
9 6 (5.56%) Runbook
10 5 (4.63%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (4.63%) BDD
10 5 (4.63%) Dependency Injection
10 5 (4.63%) SOLID
10 5 (4.63%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 62 (57.41%) SQL
2 28 (25.93%) PL/SQL
3 19 (17.59%) Java
4 16 (14.81%) Perl
5 13 (12.04%) Shell Script
6 12 (11.11%) PowerShell
7 6 (5.56%) C#
8 5 (4.63%) JavaScript
9 4 (3.70%) VBScript
10 3 (2.78%) JCL
10 3 (2.78%) Python
10 3 (2.78%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.78%) VBA
11 2 (1.85%) C++
11 2 (1.85%) Korn
11 2 (1.85%) Scala
12 1 (0.93%) AWK
12 1 (0.93%) C
12 1 (0.93%) PHP
12 1 (0.93%) REXX
Qualifications
1 4 (3.70%) Degree
2 3 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.63%) SLA
2 3 (2.78%) MiFID
3 1 (0.93%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 9 (8.33%) Apache Flume
1 9 (8.33%) HDFS
2 7 (6.48%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.93%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 1 (0.93%) RHEV
3 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (8.33%) Ambari
1 9 (8.33%) Hadoop YARN
2 5 (4.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (3.70%) ITRS Geneos
3 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (3.70%) SCCM
4 3 (2.78%) CA Endevor
4 3 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.78%) Puppet
4 3 (2.78%) Rundeck
4 3 (2.78%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.85%) MAINVIEW
6 1 (0.93%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 44 (40.74%) Oracle
2 23 (21.30%) Informatica
3 13 (12.04%) IBM
3 13 (12.04%) Microsoft
3 13 (12.04%) Red Hat
4 12 (11.11%) BMC
5 11 (10.19%) SAP
6 10 (9.26%) 3PAR
7 5 (4.63%) VMware
8 4 (3.70%) Cognos
8 4 (3.70%) Infoblox
8 4 (3.70%) McAfee
8 4 (3.70%) RightFax
9 3 (2.78%) Alteryx
9 3 (2.78%) Bloomberg
9 3 (2.78%) EMC
9 3 (2.78%) FIS
9 3 (2.78%) Murex
10 2 (1.85%) FairCom
10 2 (1.85%) Tableau