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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BMC
Rank 111 118 99
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -19
Contract jobs citing BMC 14 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.54% 0.38% 0.65%
As % of the Vendors category 1.13% 0.79% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -18.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £247 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £395 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £414 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.32% +10.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £48.25 - £26.50
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
1243 1262 1033
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 47.97% 47.97% 48.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 605 607 401
Average daily rate £375 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £213 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 65 70
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.90 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £27.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +9 5 £275 +27.90% 1
Newbury - - - -
BMC
South East

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (46.81%) ITIL
1 22 (46.81%) ITSM
2 20 (42.55%) Remedy
2 20 (42.55%) Remedy ITSM
3 14 (29.79%) Service Management
3 14 (29.79%) CMDB
3 14 (29.79%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (27.66%) HP
5 12 (25.53%) EMC
5 12 (25.53%) Telecoms
5 12 (25.53%) Finance
6 9 (19.15%) Web Services
7 8 (17.02%) Linux
7 8 (17.02%) Oracle
7 8 (17.02%) SOA
7 8 (17.02%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (17.02%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (17.02%) Problem Management
7 8 (17.02%) Coaching
8 7 (14.89%) Performance Management
8 7 (14.89%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (14.89%) Capacity Management
8 7 (14.89%) Project Management
8 7 (14.89%) Windows
9 6 (12.77%) Broadband
9 6 (12.77%) Cisco
10 5 (10.64%) Billing
10 5 (10.64%) VMware
10 5 (10.64%) IBM
10 5 (10.64%) Perl

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 1 (2.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.13%) MS Project
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (42.55%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (8.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.13%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (2.13%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) IaaS
1 3 (6.38%) SaaS
1 3 (6.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) Broadband
2 4 (8.51%) 3G
2 4 (8.51%) Internet
2 4 (8.51%) Firewall
2 4 (8.51%) 4G
2 4 (8.51%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (6.38%) MVNO
3 3 (6.38%) LTE
3 3 (6.38%) DNS
4 2 (4.26%) MPLS
4 2 (4.26%) SNMP
4 2 (4.26%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.13%) Wireless
5 1 (2.13%) Kerberos
5 1 (2.13%) IPv4
5 1 (2.13%) IPv6
5 1 (2.13%) BGP
5 1 (2.13%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 12 (25.53%) Telecoms
1 12 (25.53%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Billing
3 4 (8.51%) Electronics
3 4 (8.51%) Manufacturing
3 4 (8.51%) Marketing
4 1 (2.13%) Back Office
4 1 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (34.04%) Architect
2 6 (12.77%) Consultant
2 6 (12.77%) Delivery Manager
2 6 (12.77%) OSS Architect
3 5 (10.64%) Designer
3 5 (10.64%) Business Analyst
3 5 (10.64%) Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Technical Architect
4 4 (8.51%) DBA
4 4 (8.51%) Solutions Designer
4 4 (8.51%) Remedy Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Remedy Consultant
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (4.26%) Functional Consultant
5 2 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.26%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (4.26%) Incident Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (4.26%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.15%) Web Services
2 2 (4.26%) XML
3 1 (2.13%) XSLT
3 1 (2.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.79%) CMDB
1 14 (29.79%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) DTV
3 3 (6.38%) Data Structures
3 3 (6.38%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.13%) Video on Demand
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) Linux
2 7 (14.89%) Windows
3 4 (8.51%) UNIX
4 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.38%) VMS
4 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) ITIL
1 22 (46.81%) ITSM
2 14 (29.79%) Service Management
3 8 (17.02%) SOA
3 8 (17.02%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (17.02%) Problem Management
3 8 (17.02%) Coaching
4 7 (14.89%) Performance Management
4 7 (14.89%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (14.89%) Capacity Management
4 7 (14.89%) Project Management
5 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (8.51%) Programme Management
5 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.51%) eTOM
5 4 (8.51%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (6.38%) Statistical Analysis
6 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.64%) Perl
2 4 (8.51%) Shell Script
3 3 (6.38%) Python
3 3 (6.38%) SQL
3 3 (6.38%) C#
3 3 (6.38%) Java
4 2 (4.26%) VB
5 1 (2.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (8.51%) Degree
3 1 (2.13%) HP APS
3 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) CCIE
3 1 (2.13%) CCNP
3 1 (2.13%) CCIP
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.26%) vCloud
4 1 (2.13%) Docker
4 1 (2.13%) LXC
4 1 (2.13%) vSphere
4 1 (2.13%) ProxySG
4 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) Tivoli
2 4 (8.51%) OpenView
3 3 (6.38%) Data Guard
3 3 (6.38%) NSN NetAct
3 3 (6.38%) WSUS
3 3 (6.38%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (2.13%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.13%) Puppet
4 1 (2.13%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.13%) Netcool
Vendors
1 20 (42.55%) Remedy
2 13 (27.66%) HP
3 12 (25.53%) EMC
4 8 (17.02%) Oracle
5 6 (12.77%) Cisco
6 5 (10.64%) VMware
6 5 (10.64%) IBM
7 4 (8.51%) SAP
7 4 (8.51%) ServiceNow
8 3 (6.38%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 3 (6.38%) Huawei
8 3 (6.38%) Ericsson
8 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
8 3 (6.38%) webMethods
9 2 (4.26%) Infovista
9 2 (4.26%) TIBCO
9 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
9 2 (4.26%) Amdocs
10 1 (2.13%) SevOne
10 1 (2.13%) Infoblox