The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BMC products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BMC over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BMC
Rank 39 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing BMC 6 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.45% 1.11% -
As % of the Vendors category 3.05% 2.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.75 £20.63 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+126.66% -45.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
197 161 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 47.47% 44.60% 38.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 74 57
Average daily rate £325 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £190 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 12 20
Average hourly rate £27.50 £29.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.77% +47.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.10 £11.15 £12.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.38 £40.70 £37.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%

BMC
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

BMC Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

BMC
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

BMC Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

BMC
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 12 (100.00%) Remedy
1 12 (100.00%) Service Management
1 12 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 11 (91.67%) ITIL
3 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) Linux
3 7 (58.33%) SLA
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco
3 7 (58.33%) HP
3 7 (58.33%) Citrix
3 7 (58.33%) VMware
3 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
3 7 (58.33%) Oracle Exadata
3 7 (58.33%) Oracle
4 6 (50.00%) CCTV
4 6 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
5 5 (41.67%) ADSL
5 5 (41.67%) Broadband
5 5 (41.67%) Blackberry
5 5 (41.67%) Knowledge Management
5 5 (41.67%) Incident Management
6 3 (25.00%) Network Security

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) ADSL
1 5 (41.67%) Broadband
2 3 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (91.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) CCTV
2 5 (41.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
1 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Service Management
2 11 (91.67%) ITIL
3 5 (41.67%) Knowledge Management
3 5 (41.67%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Remedy
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) HP
2 7 (58.33%) Citrix
2 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle