The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BMC products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BMC over the 3 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BMC
Rank - 30 -
Contract jobs citing BMC 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 2.26% -
As % of the Vendors category - 4.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £401 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.31% +23.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.75 £20.63 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+126.66% -48.43%
BMC
Cheshire

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

Vendors Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
52 124 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 43.33% 56.11% 41.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 32 19
Average daily rate £400 £375 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +21.95%
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 25 8
Average hourly rate £18.50 £31.56 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.37% -9.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £16.84 £34.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £36.07 £62.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%

BMC
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

BMC Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

BMC
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

BMC Daily Rate Trend in Chester

BMC
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 (100.00%) Perl
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) AIX
1 6 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (83.33%) Web Development
2 5 (83.33%) YUI
2 5 (83.33%) Apache
2 5 (83.33%) Sun
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 5 (83.33%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) AIX
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Web Development
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Perl
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Sun
1 5 (83.33%) HP