The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 3 months to 27 April 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 PATROL
England / West Midlands
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 128 -
Contract jobs citing BMC PATROL 0 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.31% -
As % of the Systems Management category - 3.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £135 £438 £468
% change year-on-year -69.14% -6.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

BMC PATROL 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 West Midlands with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 165 283 205
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 7.71% 9.86% 7.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 145 115
Median daily rate £475 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 26
Median hourly rate £17.60 £20.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.18% -7.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.01 £10.75 £13.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £26.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.19
% change year-on-year -15.55% +11.46%  

BMC PATROL
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing BMC PATROL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for BMC PATROL in the West Midlands

BMC PATROL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BMC PATROL in the West Midlands

BMC PATROL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BMC PATROL in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BMC PATROL 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for BMC PATROL.

1 3 (100.00%) BMC
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) CMDB

BMC PATROL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Monitoring Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) AIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) BMC
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow