The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of BMC products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BMC over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Berkshire region.

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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within BMC Software, Inc.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BMC
Rank 109 91 113
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +22
Contract jobs citing BMC 13 28 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.53% 1.16% 0.73%
As % of the Vendors category 1.10% 2.34% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Average daily rate
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£335 £425 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.17% +57.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £356 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £512 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-16.12% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+37.50% +33.33%
Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1180 1199 1555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 48.20% 49.73% 49.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 474 523
Average daily rate £375 £363 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £140 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 45 78
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.04 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-8.08% -4.80%
BMC
South East

BMC
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BMC across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

BMC Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

BMC
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

BMC Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

BMC
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BMC across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

BMC Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

BMC
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

BMC Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

BMC
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BMC within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
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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
Reading -13 5 - - 1
BMC
South East

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing BMC 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.

1 21 (67.74%) Remedy
1 21 (67.74%) ITSM
1 21 (67.74%) Remedy ITSM
2 19 (61.29%) ITIL
3 14 (45.16%) Security Cleared
4 11 (35.48%) SC Cleared
4 11 (35.48%) UNIX
4 11 (35.48%) SLA
5 10 (32.26%) Service Management
6 8 (25.81%) Oracle
6 8 (25.81%) Remedy AR System
7 6 (19.35%) Workflow
7 6 (19.35%) Windows
7 6 (19.35%) Shell Script
8 5 (16.13%) Incident Management
8 5 (16.13%) Degree
8 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
9 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
9 4 (12.90%) CMDB
9 4 (12.90%) ITIL V3
10 3 (9.68%) BMC Performance Manager
10 3 (9.68%) Test Strategy
10 3 (9.68%) BMC PATROL
10 3 (9.68%) HP
10 3 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (6.45%) Migration
11 2 (6.45%) Replication
11 2 (6.45%) Change Management
11 2 (6.45%) Knowledge Management
11 2 (6.45%) FrontRange

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing BMC 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (67.74%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (25.81%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) DHCP
1 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.23%) VPN
1 1 (3.23%) DNS
1 1 (3.23%) 3G
1 1 (3.23%) 2G
1 1 (3.23%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (3.23%) PuTTY
1 1 (3.23%) WinSCP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Toad
General
1 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Support Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Consultant
3 7 (22.58%) Remedy Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Incident Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Performance Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Service Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Management Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Service Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Configuration Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Remedy Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Manager
6 2 (6.45%) ITSM Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Capacity Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) SAP Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Performance Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Service Management Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) CMDB
2 2 (6.45%) Replication
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) UNIX
2 6 (19.35%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.23%) VMS
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) ITSM
2 19 (61.29%) ITIL
3 10 (32.26%) Service Management
4 6 (19.35%) Workflow
5 5 (16.13%) Incident Management
6 4 (12.90%) ITIL V3
6 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
7 3 (9.68%) Test Strategy
8 2 (6.45%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (6.45%) Change Management
8 2 (6.45%) Migration
8 2 (6.45%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (6.45%) Performance Improvement
8 2 (6.45%) IT Governance
8 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
8 2 (6.45%) Performance Management
9 1 (3.23%) High Availability
9 1 (3.23%) Data Analysis
9 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (3.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) Shell Script
2 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) Security Cleared
2 11 (35.48%) SC Cleared
3 5 (16.13%) Degree
4 3 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (6.45%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (35.48%) SLA
2 2 (6.45%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) BMC PATROL
1 3 (9.68%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) Remedy
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle
3 3 (9.68%) HP
4 2 (6.45%) FrontRange
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.23%) LANDesk
5 1 (3.23%) VMware
5 1 (3.23%) Apple
5 1 (3.23%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.23%) SAP
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