The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BMC products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BMC over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
BMC
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 57 52 47
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Contract jobs citing BMC 4 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.66% 0.80% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 1.25% 1.61% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £428 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £55.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-77.27% +46.66%

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

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
321 311 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 52.80% 49.52% 42.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 159 125
Median daily rate £360 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 18
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £10.73 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £24.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +34.32%

BMC
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing BMC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

BMC Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

BMC
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

BMC Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

BMC
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

BMC Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BMC 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for BMC.

1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
1 7 (77.78%) Remedy
1 7 (77.78%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (66.67%) Fat Client
2 6 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (66.67%) Server Virtualisation
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Thin Client
3 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (55.56%) Business Continuity
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Resource Management
4 3 (33.33%) PRINCE
5 2 (22.22%) Control-M
5 2 (22.22%) Unix
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Korn
5 2 (22.22%) Service Management
5 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) Service Design
5 2 (22.22%) Private Cloud
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) Line Management
6 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
6 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
6 1 (11.11%) Change Management
6 1 (11.11%) Finance
6 1 (11.11%) Legal

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SSH
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Service Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Designer
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Manager
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Incident Manager
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Service Transition Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Service Transition Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Transition Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Transition Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Transition Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 6 (66.67%) Fat Client
1 6 (66.67%) Thin Client
2 2 (22.22%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) AIX
2 1 (11.11%) Solaris
2 1 (11.11%) SUSE
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) Server Virtualisation
3 5 (55.56%) Business Continuity
3 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) PRINCE
4 3 (33.33%) Resource Management
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) Service Design
5 2 (22.22%) Service Management
6 1 (11.11%) Change Management
6 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
6 1 (11.11%) Line Management
6 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Korn
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Remedy
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Lotus
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle