The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BMC
Rank 118 113 97
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -16
Contract jobs citing BMC 19 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.65% 0.53% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 1.36% 1.08% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 6
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £195 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £45.00 £13.25
% change year-on-year
-61.11% +239.62%
BMC
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1398 1385 1080
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 47.58% 49.34% 46.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 702 655 396
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £190 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 77 70
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -13.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £11.28 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £27.88 £43.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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
Slough - 10 £363 -
Reading -6 4 £463 +15.62% 2
BMC
South East

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 22 (55.00%) Remedy
1 22 (55.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 17 (42.50%) CMDB
2 17 (42.50%) ITSM
2 17 (42.50%) ITIL
3 11 (27.50%) HP
3 11 (27.50%) Service Management
4 10 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 10 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (25.00%) Web Services
5 9 (22.50%) Finance
6 8 (20.00%) Project Management
6 8 (20.00%) EMC
7 7 (17.50%) SQL
7 7 (17.50%) Firewall
7 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (15.00%) Coaching
8 6 (15.00%) Business Continuity
8 6 (15.00%) Oracle
9 5 (12.50%) SOA
9 5 (12.50%) Performance Management
9 5 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (10.00%) Capacity Management
10 4 (10.00%) Problem Management
10 4 (10.00%) Remedy AR System
10 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (10.00%) Workflow
10 4 (10.00%) VMware
10 4 (10.00%) Broadband
10 4 (10.00%) Cisco

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 3 (7.50%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (55.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (10.00%) Remedy AR System
3 2 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) SaaS
1 3 (7.50%) PaaS
1 3 (7.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) Firewall
2 4 (10.00%) Broadband
3 3 (7.50%) SAN
3 3 (7.50%) Network Security
3 3 (7.50%) NAS
4 2 (5.00%) 4G
4 2 (5.00%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (5.00%) Internet
4 2 (5.00%) 3G
4 2 (5.00%) LAN
4 2 (5.00%) WAN
5 1 (2.50%) DNS
5 1 (2.50%) IPv4
5 1 (2.50%) IPv6
5 1 (2.50%) MPLS
5 1 (2.50%) OSPF
5 1 (2.50%) BGP
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.50%) MVNO
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
General
1 10 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (22.50%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.00%) Billing
3 2 (5.00%) Marketing
3 2 (5.00%) Electronics
4 1 (2.50%) Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Architect
2 6 (15.00%) Business Analyst
2 6 (15.00%) Consultant
2 6 (15.00%) Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Remedy Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) OSS Architect
4 4 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Remedy Consultant
4 4 (10.00%) Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Designer
5 3 (7.50%) Junior Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (7.50%) ServiceNow Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Junior Project Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Junior
5 3 (7.50%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) Web Services
2 4 (10.00%) XML
3 3 (7.50%) HTML
3 3 (7.50%) CSS
4 1 (2.50%) XSLT
4 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (42.50%) CMDB
2 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) DTV
4 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.50%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Linux
1 2 (5.00%) VMS
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Solaris
2 1 (2.50%) UNIX
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) ITIL
1 17 (42.50%) ITSM
2 11 (27.50%) Service Management
3 10 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (20.00%) Project Management
5 6 (15.00%) Coaching
5 6 (15.00%) Business Continuity
6 5 (12.50%) SOA
6 5 (12.50%) Performance Management
6 5 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (10.00%) Capacity Management
7 4 (10.00%) Problem Management
7 4 (10.00%) Workflow
8 3 (7.50%) Migration
8 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (7.50%) Unit Testing
8 3 (7.50%) Project Governance
9 2 (5.00%) Data Migration
9 2 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) SQL
2 4 (10.00%) Java
3 2 (5.00%) Perl
4 1 (2.50%) C#
4 1 (2.50%) VB
4 1 (2.50%) Python
4 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) CCIE
2 1 (2.50%) CCNP
2 1 (2.50%) CCIP
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) vCloud
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Tivoli
2 2 (5.00%) OpenView
3 1 (2.50%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (2.50%) WSUS
3 1 (2.50%) SCCM
3 1 (2.50%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (2.50%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 22 (55.00%) Remedy
2 11 (27.50%) HP
3 8 (20.00%) EMC
4 6 (15.00%) Oracle
5 4 (10.00%) Cisco
5 4 (10.00%) VMware
5 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (7.50%) ServiceNow
6 3 (7.50%) IBM
6 3 (7.50%) CA
7 2 (5.00%) SAP
7 2 (5.00%) Amdocs
7 2 (5.00%) Infovista
7 2 (5.00%) TIBCO
7 2 (5.00%) webMethods
7 2 (5.00%) PlateSpin
8 1 (2.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 1 (2.50%) F5
8 1 (2.50%) SevOne
8 1 (2.50%) Blue Coat