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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BMC
Rank 61 69 68
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs citing BMC 6 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.75% 0.13% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 1.58% 0.25% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate
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£300 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +33.33%
Vendors Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
380 393 460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 47.44% 50.45% 54.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 150 247
Average daily rate £350 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £225 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 32 26
Average hourly rate £12.50 £35.00 £19.09
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.28% +83.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.15 £44.90 £28.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
BMC
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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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 5 (71.43%) Remedy
1 5 (71.43%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Service Management
2 3 (42.86%) ITSM
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) AIX
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Apache
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
3 2 (28.57%) Sun
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) YUI
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 2 (28.57%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Process Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) ITSM Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (14.29%) DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) YUI
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) AIX
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Service Management
1 3 (42.86%) ITSM
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Remedy
2 2 (28.57%) Sun
2 2 (28.57%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
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