The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Remedy 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 Remedy over the 3 months to 20 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 Remedy.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Remedy
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 53 57 50
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing Remedy 8 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.26% 0.31% 1.30%
As % of the Vendors category 2.52% 0.65% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £325 £400 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +116.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £400 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £400 £197
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £297 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.74% -8.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 - £6.84
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £12.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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
318 308 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 49.92% 48.05% 48.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 162 153
Median daily rate £363 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £525 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 21
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £10.51 £6.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.05 £17.50 £29.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

Remedy
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Remedy as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Remedy 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 Remedy.

1 10 (62.50%) ITIL
1 10 (62.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) BMC
2 9 (56.25%) Data Centre
3 8 (50.00%) Fat Client
3 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 8 (50.00%) Thin Client
4 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (31.25%) Business Continuity
5 3 (18.75%) PRINCE
5 3 (18.75%) LAN
5 3 (18.75%) Windows
5 3 (18.75%) Resource Management
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
5 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Service Management
5 3 (18.75%) Service Design
6 2 (12.50%) Private Cloud
6 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 2 (12.50%) YouTrack
6 2 (12.50%) Defect Management
6 2 (12.50%) QA Automation
6 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
6 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Logistics

Remedy
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 (6.25%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) LAN
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
1 2 (12.50%) Selenium
1 2 (12.50%) YouTrack
General
1 1 (6.25%) Legal
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Automation Test Lead
3 2 (12.50%) Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Test Leader
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL Incident Manager
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL Service Architect
4 1 (6.25%) ITSM Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Service Transition Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Service Transition Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Software Test Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Test Automation Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Transition Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Transition Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) CSS
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Data Centre
2 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 8 (50.00%) Thin Client
3 2 (12.50%) Private Cloud
4 1 (6.25%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
1 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) ITIL
2 8 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 5 (31.25%) Business Continuity
3 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (18.75%) PRINCE
4 3 (18.75%) Resource Management
4 3 (18.75%) Service Design
4 3 (18.75%) Service Management
5 2 (12.50%) Automation Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Defect Management
5 2 (12.50%) Logistics
5 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) QA Automation
5 2 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ISEB
1 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) BMC
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) Lotus
2 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow