The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Remedy products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Remedy over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Birmingham region.

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 Remedy.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Remedy
Rank 55 42 44
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Contract jobs citing Remedy 3 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.49% 1.37% 1.82%
As % of the Vendors category 0.94% 3.03% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 4
Average daily rate £450 £200 £184
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £194 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £344 £254
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £316 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.67% +5.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Average hourly rate - £11.76 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.17 £10.69 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+51.21% -28.73%
Vendors Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
319 231 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 52.38% 45.21% 45.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 109 132
Average daily rate £350 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 20
Average hourly rate £17.00 £13.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.05 £10.80 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Remedy
West Midlands

Remedy
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Remedy across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Remedy Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Remedy
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Remedy Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Remedy
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Remedy across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Remedy Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Remedy
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Remedy Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Remedy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Remedy 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 Remedy.

1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) XML Schema
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) XSL
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (25.00%) SOA
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) BMC
2 2 (25.00%) Workflow
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITSM
2 2 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (25.00%) SaaS
2 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) xDSL
3 1 (12.50%) BT
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Cramer
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) LLU
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) MPLS

Remedy
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Remedy 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 Remedy. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) ADSL
1 1 (12.50%) Broadband
1 1 (12.50%) ISDN
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) PSTN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
1 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
1 1 (12.50%) RIP
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) MPLS
1 1 (12.50%) OSPF
1 1 (12.50%) BGP
1 1 (12.50%) DSLAM
1 1 (12.50%) DSL
1 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
1 1 (12.50%) LLU
1 1 (12.50%) xDSL
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) XML
1 2 (25.00%) XSL
1 2 (25.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) SOA
1 2 (25.00%) Service Management
1 2 (25.00%) ITSM
1 2 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) BMC
2 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) BT
3 1 (12.50%) Cramer