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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BMC
Rank 101 116 115
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -1
Contract jobs citing BMC 20 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.79% 0.48% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 1.61% 1.01% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 4
Average daily rate £410 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £290 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £485 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
-4.68% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £38.25 -
% change year-on-year
+30.71% -
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
1242 1285 1285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 48.88% 47.38% 48.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 614 613
Average daily rate £380 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £237 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 35 63
Average hourly rate £27.00 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £47.76 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Slough +7 8 £380 +8.57%
Reading -3 6 £465 +69.09%
Wokingham - 2 - -
BMC
South East

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (70.97%) ITIL
1 22 (70.97%) CMDB
2 16 (51.61%) Remedy ITSM
2 16 (51.61%) Remedy
2 16 (51.61%) Telecoms
3 15 (48.39%) ITSM
4 13 (41.94%) Web Services
4 13 (41.94%) Remedy AR System
5 8 (25.81%) Data Modelling
6 5 (16.13%) BMC PATROL
6 5 (16.13%) Business Continuity
7 4 (12.90%) Knowledge Management
7 4 (12.90%) Linux
7 4 (12.90%) Unix
8 3 (9.68%) Windows
8 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
8 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
8 3 (9.68%) Solaris
8 3 (9.68%) Shell Script
8 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
9 2 (6.45%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (6.45%) HP SiteScope
9 2 (6.45%) nmon
9 2 (6.45%) BC Cleared
9 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
9 2 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (6.45%) JProfiler
9 2 (6.45%) Introscope
9 2 (6.45%) SilkPerformer

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (51.61%) Remedy ITSM
2 13 (41.94%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) FTP
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.23%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Introscope
1 2 (6.45%) JProfiler
1 2 (6.45%) SilkPerformer
1 2 (6.45%) Toad
General
1 16 (51.61%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Consultant
2 6 (19.35%) Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Remedy Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Developer
4 3 (9.68%) ITSM Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Integration Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Integration Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Monitoring Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Integration Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Senior ITSM Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Systems Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (41.94%) Web Services
2 2 (6.45%) Middleware
3 1 (3.23%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 22 (70.97%) CMDB
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.23%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Linux
1 4 (12.90%) Unix
2 3 (9.68%) Solaris
2 3 (9.68%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) AIX
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) ITIL
2 15 (48.39%) ITSM
3 8 (25.81%) Data Modelling
4 5 (16.13%) Business Continuity
5 4 (12.90%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.45%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.23%) Application Packaging
8 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.23%) High Availability
8 1 (3.23%) Matrix Management
8 1 (3.23%) Project Management
8 1 (3.23%) Release Management
8 1 (3.23%) Resilience Testing
8 1 (3.23%) Resource Management
8 1 (3.23%) Service Management
8 1 (3.23%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (3.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) Shell Script
2 2 (6.45%) C++
2 2 (6.45%) Java
2 2 (6.45%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) BC Cleared
1 2 (6.45%) ISEB
1 2 (6.45%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
1 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.23%) PMP
2 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (6.45%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (6.45%) nmon
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Remedy
2 2 (6.45%) HP
3 1 (3.23%) Citrix
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat