The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Remedy 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 Remedy over the 3 months to 1 September 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 Remedy.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Remedy
Rank 55 60 65
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Contract jobs citing Remedy 8 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.99% 0.95% 1.22%
As % of the Vendors category 2.16% 1.99% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Average daily rate
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£320 - £320
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 - £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £324 - £324
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £306
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.08 £11.15 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-0.67% -34.41%
Remedy
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
370 402 489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 45.62% 47.74% 54.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 172 248
Average daily rate £400 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 32 30
Average hourly rate £16.84 £31.56 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.63% +97.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £14.35 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.90 £42.26
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +1.57%

Remedy
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Remedy Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Remedy
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Remedy Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Remedy
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Remedy across the Cheshire region.

Remedy Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Remedy
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 Remedy within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
Chester +3 1 - -
Crewe - 1 - -
Remedy
North West

Remedy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Remedy 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 Remedy.

1 13 (68.42%) ITIL
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) Service Management
4 5 (26.32%) BMC
4 5 (26.32%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
5 4 (21.05%) HP
5 4 (21.05%) Windows
6 3 (15.79%) ITSM
6 3 (15.79%) Clustering
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
6 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (15.79%) SCCM
6 3 (15.79%) SCVMM
6 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (15.79%) Lync
6 3 (15.79%) Unified Communications
6 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle
7 2 (10.53%) CMDB
7 2 (10.53%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
7 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
7 2 (10.53%) ISEB
8 1 (5.26%) Citrix
8 1 (5.26%) PMI
8 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification

Remedy
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Remedy 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 Remedy. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (15.79%) Unified Communications
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Project Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Server Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Process Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) ITSM Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (5.26%) DBA
4 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Problem Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Transition Manager
4 1 (5.26%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Solutions Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Clustering
2 2 (10.53%) CMDB
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Service Management
3 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (15.79%) ITSM
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ISEB
1 2 (10.53%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) NFS
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
1 3 (15.79%) SCVMM
2 1 (5.26%) Data Guard
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) BMC
3 4 (21.05%) HP
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle
5 1 (5.26%) EMC
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix