The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of BMC products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BMC over the 3 months to 11 July 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 Cheshire 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 Software, Inc.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BMC
Rank 58 58 66
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Contract jobs citing BMC 5 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.65% 0.81% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 1.37% 1.57% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £354 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-16.12% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+37.50% +33.33%
Vendors Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
365 381 463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 47.59% 51.42% 56.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 137 226
Average daily rate £310 £375 £352
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.33% +6.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £180 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 27 23
Average hourly rate £12.50 £35.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.28% +75.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.65 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £44.90 £36.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.04 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-8.08% -4.80%
BMC
North West

BMC
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

BMC Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

BMC
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

BMC Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

BMC
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BMC within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - - - -
Macclesfield - - - -
BMC
North West

BMC
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 6 (85.71%) Remedy
1 6 (85.71%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Service Management
3 3 (42.86%) ITSM
4 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
5 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) AIX
5 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (14.29%) SLA
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (14.29%) EMC
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) CMDB
5 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) CMS
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (14.29%) Retail

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Process Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) ITSM Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (14.29%) DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Service Management
2 3 (42.86%) ITSM
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Remedy
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) EMC