The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BMC
Rank 83 75 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing BMC 5 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.45% 0.71% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.92% 1.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Average daily rate £500 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -61.11%
BMC
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
545 457 351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 49.28% 46.16% 43.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 248 155
Average daily rate £425 £475 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £700 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 23 36
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £28.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -46.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £13.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.92 £22.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Macclesfield - 2 £500 -
Warrington - 2 - -
BMC
North West

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (62.50%) Remedy
1 5 (62.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) ITSM
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) AIX
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Apache
3 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) BladeLogic
3 3 (37.50%) Server Building
4 2 (25.00%) CentOS
4 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (25.00%) IaaS
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (25.00%) Public Cloud
4 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) SaaS

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3 (37.50%) Apache
1 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 2 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (25.00%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) IaaS
1 2 (25.00%) PaaS
1 2 (25.00%) SaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
2 2 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Remedy Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Customer Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) ITSM Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) ITSM Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Remedy Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) AIX
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) CentOS
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) ITSM
2 3 (37.50%) Server Building
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) BladeLogic
2 2 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (12.50%) SCCM
3 1 (12.50%) SCOM
3 1 (12.50%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Remedy
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) VMware