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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
BMC
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 54 55 54
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing BMC 4 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.62% 0.77% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 1.26% 1.60% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £425 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.53 £50.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-66.95% +30.71%

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
318 312 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 49.46% 47.93% 49.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 163 151
Median daily rate £375 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 21
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £9.74 £6.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.05 £18.40 £29.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +22.85%

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 22 February 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 9 (90.00%) ITIL
1 9 (90.00%) Remedy
1 9 (90.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (80.00%) Fat Client
2 8 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (80.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 8 (80.00%) Thin Client
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (50.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (30.00%) Resource Management
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) PRINCE
4 3 (30.00%) Service Design
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Private Cloud
5 2 (20.00%) Service Management
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) CMDB
6 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (10.00%) Finance
6 1 (10.00%) Legal
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) SUSE
6 1 (10.00%) Banking
6 1 (10.00%) SSH
6 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint

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 (10.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SSH
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Designer
1 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Incident Manager
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Incident Manager
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Process Designer
2 1 (10.00%) Release Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Service Transition Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Service Transition Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Transition Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Transition Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Transition Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (80.00%) Data Centre
1 8 (80.00%) Fat Client
1 8 (80.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (20.00%) Private Cloud
3 1 (10.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) AIX
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Solaris
1 1 (10.00%) SUSE
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 8 (80.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 5 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (30.00%) PRINCE
4 3 (30.00%) Resource Management
4 3 (30.00%) Service Design
5 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Service Management
6 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Change Management
6 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
6 1 (10.00%) Line Management
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (10.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) Korn
1 1 (10.00%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Remedy
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Lotus
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle