The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BMC products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BMC over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BMC
Rank 172 166 196
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +30
Contract jobs citing BMC 28 32 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.49% 0.56% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 1.13% 1.23% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 15
Average daily rate
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£425 £475 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £300 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £500 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £325 £410
% change year-on-year
+21.53% -20.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.75 £27.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-53.64% +37.50%
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London

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

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2478 2600 3188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.60% 45.43% 45.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1837 1781 2224
Average daily rate £435 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 45 117
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.75 £19.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.34% +5.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £32.03 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

BMC
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

BMC Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

BMC
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

BMC Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

BMC
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BMC across the City of London region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

BMC Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

BMC
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BMC across the City of London region.

BMC Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 34 (68.00%) Remedy
1 34 (68.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 28 (56.00%) Finance
3 24 (48.00%) Windows
4 22 (44.00%) HP
5 21 (42.00%) ITIL
6 17 (34.00%) ITSM
7 16 (32.00%) Linux
7 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
8 15 (30.00%) Service Management
9 14 (28.00%) VMware
9 14 (28.00%) CMDB
10 11 (22.00%) Citrix
11 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
11 10 (20.00%) MS Excel
11 10 (20.00%) Change Management
12 9 (18.00%) IBM
13 8 (16.00%) Python
13 8 (16.00%) UNIX
13 8 (16.00%) PowerShell
14 7 (14.00%) BladeLogic
14 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (14.00%) MS Office
15 6 (12.00%) Oracle
15 6 (12.00%) SQL
15 6 (12.00%) Red Hat
15 6 (12.00%) Project Management
15 6 (12.00%) Financial Institution
15 6 (12.00%) VMware ESX
15 6 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 (6.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.00%) CMS
2 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.00%) Apache
3 1 (2.00%) MQSeries
Applications
1 10 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.00%) MS Office
3 2 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 34 (68.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (4.00%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (2.00%) SAP FI
3 1 (2.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (2.00%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) LDAP
1 5 (10.00%) DNS
2 3 (6.00%) LAN
2 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.00%) DHCP
4 1 (2.00%) VPN
4 1 (2.00%) SSL
4 1 (2.00%) SAN
4 1 (2.00%) Firewall
4 1 (2.00%) SSH
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (6.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.00%) Pentaho
2 2 (4.00%) DB2
3 1 (2.00%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) JIRA
2 4 (8.00%) ClearCase
2 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.00%) FishEye
3 3 (6.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 28 (56.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Financial Institution
2 6 (12.00%) Banking
3 3 (6.00%) Spanish Language
4 2 (4.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (16.00%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (16.00%) Administrator
2 7 (14.00%) Analyst
3 4 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (8.00%) Incident Manager
4 3 (6.00%) ITIL Manager
4 3 (6.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 3 (6.00%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Incident & Problem Manager
4 3 (6.00%) Security Analyst
4 3 (6.00%) Consultant
4 3 (6.00%) Problem Manager
4 3 (6.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 3 (6.00%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (4.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.00%) Support Specialist
5 2 (4.00%) Server Engineer
5 2 (4.00%) Service Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Wintel Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) Middleware
2 2 (4.00%) Web Services
3 1 (2.00%) XML
3 1 (2.00%) HTML
3 1 (2.00%) CSS
3 1 (2.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.00%) CMDB
2 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.00%) Thin Client
5 3 (6.00%) Hedge funds
5 3 (6.00%) Fat Client
6 2 (4.00%) iPhone
6 2 (4.00%) iPad
6 2 (4.00%) Blackberry
6 2 (4.00%) Clustering
7 1 (2.00%) PKI
7 1 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
7 1 (2.00%) Replication
7 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 24 (48.00%) Windows
2 16 (32.00%) Linux
3 8 (16.00%) UNIX
4 6 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (8.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.00%) Solaris
6 3 (6.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.00%) Mac OS X
7 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
7 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.00%) zOS
8 1 (2.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.00%) ITIL
2 17 (34.00%) ITSM
3 15 (30.00%) Service Management
4 10 (20.00%) Change Management
5 6 (12.00%) Project Management
6 4 (8.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.00%) Analytics
7 3 (6.00%) DevOps
7 3 (6.00%) Process Management
7 3 (6.00%) Migration
7 3 (6.00%) Information Security
7 3 (6.00%) Use Case
7 3 (6.00%) Data Protection
7 3 (6.00%) Reverse Engineering
7 3 (6.00%) ITIL V3
7 3 (6.00%) SIEM
7 3 (6.00%) Demand Management
7 3 (6.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.00%) Python
1 8 (16.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (12.00%) SQL
3 3 (6.00%) VB
3 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.00%) Perl
3 3 (6.00%) Ruby
4 2 (4.00%) VBA
4 2 (4.00%) VBScript
5 1 (2.00%) COBOL
5 1 (2.00%) Java
5 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.00%) REXX
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) HP APS
2 3 (6.00%) CISSP
2 3 (6.00%) CISM
3 2 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.00%) MCITP
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (12.00%) VMware ESX
4 5 (10.00%) vSphere
5 4 (8.00%) KVM
6 3 (6.00%) Docker
6 3 (6.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (6.00%) XenApp
7 2 (4.00%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (2.00%) NFS
8 1 (2.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (2.00%) Samba
8 1 (2.00%) RHEV
8 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.00%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 7 (14.00%) BladeLogic
2 5 (10.00%) OpenView
3 4 (8.00%) Control-M
4 3 (6.00%) SCCM
4 3 (6.00%) SCOM
4 3 (6.00%) HP SIM
4 3 (6.00%) Puppet
4 3 (6.00%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (2.00%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (2.00%) yum
5 1 (2.00%) OMEGAMON
5 1 (2.00%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.00%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.00%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 34 (68.00%) Remedy
2 22 (44.00%) HP
3 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (28.00%) VMware
5 11 (22.00%) Citrix
6 9 (18.00%) IBM
7 6 (12.00%) Oracle
7 6 (12.00%) Red Hat
8 5 (10.00%) Cisco
8 5 (10.00%) EMC
9 4 (8.00%) SAP
9 4 (8.00%) Atlassian
10 3 (6.00%) Netezza
10 3 (6.00%) ArcSight
10 3 (6.00%) ServiceNow
10 3 (6.00%) Cyber-Ark
10 3 (6.00%) WorldPay
10 3 (6.00%) Teradata
10 3 (6.00%) McAfee
10 3 (6.00%) CA
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