The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BMC products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BMC over the 3 months to 22 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 Software, Inc.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BMC
Rank 337 346 361
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +15
Contract jobs citing BMC 275 215 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.52% 0.45% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 1.15% 0.96% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 117 89
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£375 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £389 £355
% change year-on-year
-4.82% +9.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 5
Average hourly rate £46.75 £23.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.84% -36.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £18.75 £34.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £33.15 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.75 £20.63 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+126.66% -45.00%
BMC
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23914 22379 24954
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.59% 46.38% 46.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 13784 12879 13086
Average daily rate £400 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1098 1021 1275
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

BMC
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

BMC Jobs Demand Trend in England

BMC
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

BMC Daily Rate Trend in England

BMC
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BMC across the England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

BMC Daily Rate Histogram in England

BMC
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

BMC Hourly Rate Trend in England

BMC
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BMC across the England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

BMC Hourly Rate Histogram in England

BMC
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BMC within the England region over the 3 months to 22 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
(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
London +48 159 £375 -16.66% 10
South East -11 42 £425 +41.66% 10
West Midlands +9 30 £413 -6.25% 2
North West +1 14 £400 +18.51% 1
Yorkshire -1 13 £325 -13.33%
South West -38 4 £388 -18.42% 2
East of England -40 4 - - 4
East Midlands - 2 £150 -
North East - - - -
BMC
UK

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 205 (48.24%) Remedy
1 205 (48.24%) Remedy ITSM
2 173 (40.71%) ITIL
3 128 (30.12%) ITSM
4 113 (26.59%) Service Management
5 106 (24.94%) Windows
6 104 (24.47%) Finance
7 85 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 82 (19.29%) UNIX
9 81 (19.06%) HP
10 78 (18.35%) Linux
11 77 (18.12%) Microsoft
12 71 (16.71%) SQL
13 69 (16.24%) Oracle
14 60 (14.12%) Security Cleared
15 55 (12.94%) SCOM
15 55 (12.94%) Banking
16 54 (12.71%) Cisco
17 53 (12.47%) BMC PATROL
17 53 (12.47%) VMware
18 49 (11.53%) Control-M
18 49 (11.53%) Active Directory
19 47 (11.06%) CMDB
20 42 (9.88%) SC Cleared
20 42 (9.88%) SolarWinds
21 41 (9.65%) SLA
21 41 (9.65%) Oracle Database
22 40 (9.41%) Cisco Certification
23 37 (8.71%) VMware Infrastructure
24 36 (8.47%) Degree

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 29 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.35%) Apache
3 9 (2.12%) IIS
4 5 (1.18%) CICS
5 4 (0.94%) CMS
6 3 (0.71%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.47%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.47%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (0.47%) AquaLogic Service Bus
8 1 (0.24%) Lync
8 1 (0.24%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
8 1 (0.24%) Moodle
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.24%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.24%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.24%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 26 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.53%) MS Office
3 9 (2.12%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.88%) MS Project
5 5 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 205 (48.24%) Remedy ITSM
2 31 (7.29%) Remedy AR System
3 3 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.65%) SaaS
3 3 (0.71%) PaaS
4 2 (0.47%) IaaS
5 1 (0.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (7.76%) Firewall
2 23 (5.41%) Cisco Nexus
3 20 (4.71%) DNS
3 20 (4.71%) SAN
4 17 (4.00%) BGP
5 16 (3.76%) BIG-IP
6 15 (3.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 14 (3.29%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (2.82%) OSPF
9 11 (2.59%) WLAN
10 8 (1.88%) Network Security
11 7 (1.65%) Internet
11 7 (1.65%) DMZ
11 7 (1.65%) TCP/IP
12 6 (1.41%) Broadband
12 6 (1.41%) EIGRP
12 6 (1.41%) NetScreen
13 5 (1.18%) Cisco IOS
13 5 (1.18%) ADSL
13 5 (1.18%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (9.65%) Oracle Database
2 31 (7.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 24 (5.65%) Oracle Database 10g
4 21 (4.94%) SQL Server
5 18 (4.24%) RDBMS
5 18 (4.24%) Relational Database
6 11 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (2.35%) Oracle Exadata
7 10 (2.35%) Oracle9i Database
8 7 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.41%) Sybase ASE
9 6 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (1.41%) DB2
10 5 (1.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (0.94%) Sybase IQ
11 4 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.71%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 4 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (0.94%) Toad
2 3 (0.71%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (0.71%) JIRA
3 2 (0.47%) Selenium
3 2 (0.47%) JUnit
3 2 (0.47%) PVCS
4 1 (0.24%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 104 (24.47%) Finance
2 55 (12.94%) Banking
3 23 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 23 (5.41%) Financial Institution
4 17 (4.00%) Retail
5 10 (2.35%) Investment Banking
5 10 (2.35%) Law
6 9 (2.12%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.88%) Publishing
8 6 (1.41%) Marketing
9 3 (0.71%) Electronics
9 3 (0.71%) International Banking
10 2 (0.47%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.47%) Back Office
10 2 (0.47%) Advertising
10 2 (0.47%) Legal
10 2 (0.47%) Billing
11 1 (0.24%) French Language
11 1 (0.24%) German Language
11 1 (0.24%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 101 (23.76%) Analyst
2 45 (10.59%) Consultant
3 41 (9.65%) DBA
4 31 (7.29%) Architect
5 29 (6.82%) Service Analyst
6 27 (6.35%) Developer
7 26 (6.12%) Network Engineer
8 19 (4.47%) Administrator
9 18 (4.24%) Oracle DBA
9 18 (4.24%) Network Specialist
10 14 (3.29%) Operations Analyst
10 14 (3.29%) Monitoring Specialist
11 13 (3.06%) SQL DBA
11 13 (3.06%) Service Manager
12 12 (2.82%) Business Analyst
12 12 (2.82%) Remedy Consultant
13 10 (2.35%) Remedy Analyst
13 10 (2.35%) Security Engineer
13 10 (2.35%) Support Analyst
13 10 (2.35%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (7.76%) CSS
2 24 (5.65%) HTML
2 24 (5.65%) Web Services
3 23 (5.41%) Middleware
4 10 (2.35%) XML
5 9 (2.12%) YUI
5 9 (2.12%) HTML5
6 7 (1.65%) Application Packaging
6 7 (1.65%) .NET
7 6 (1.41%) ADO.NET
8 5 (1.18%) JSP
9 4 (0.94%) ISPF
10 3 (0.71%) LESS
10 3 (0.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (0.71%) jQuery
10 3 (0.71%) Spring
10 3 (0.71%) Hibernate
10 3 (0.71%) JDBC
11 2 (0.47%) ODBC
11 2 (0.47%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 85 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (11.06%) CMDB
3 27 (6.35%) User Experience
3 27 (6.35%) Clustering
4 21 (4.94%) Management Information System
5 18 (4.24%) Hedge funds
6 14 (3.29%) Visualisation
7 13 (3.06%) Replication
8 7 (1.65%) Mainframe
9 6 (1.41%) Data Integration
10 5 (1.18%) CCTV
11 4 (0.94%) Derivative
11 4 (0.94%) Fixed Income
11 4 (0.94%) AS400
11 4 (0.94%) Thin Client
11 4 (0.94%) Blackberry
11 4 (0.94%) Fat Client
11 4 (0.94%) iPad
11 4 (0.94%) Computer Science
12 3 (0.71%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 106 (24.94%) Windows
2 82 (19.29%) UNIX
3 78 (18.35%) Linux
4 31 (7.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (5.41%) Solaris
7 22 (5.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (3.29%) AIX
9 8 (1.88%) Windows 7
10 6 (1.41%) SUSE
11 4 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.94%) zOS
12 3 (0.71%) MVS
12 3 (0.71%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.47%) Windows NT
13 2 (0.47%) VMS
13 2 (0.47%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (40.71%) ITIL
2 128 (30.12%) ITSM
3 113 (26.59%) Service Management
4 34 (8.00%) Network Management
5 32 (7.53%) Network Monitoring
5 32 (7.53%) Incident Management
6 30 (7.06%) Service Delivery
7 29 (6.82%) Workflow
8 28 (6.59%) Change Management
9 27 (6.35%) User Acceptance Testing
10 26 (6.12%) Project Management
11 25 (5.88%) Configuration Management
12 24 (5.65%) Knowledge Management
13 19 (4.47%) Continuous Improvement
14 18 (4.24%) Disaster Recovery
14 18 (4.24%) Migration
15 17 (4.00%) Asset Management
16 16 (3.76%) Data Modelling
16 16 (3.76%) Capacity Management
17 14 (3.29%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 71 (16.71%) SQL
2 35 (8.24%) PowerShell
3 30 (7.06%) Perl
4 24 (5.65%) Shell Script
5 20 (4.71%) JavaScript
6 16 (3.76%) VB
7 13 (3.06%) C
8 12 (2.82%) Java
9 10 (2.35%) T-SQL
10 8 (1.88%) VBScript
10 8 (1.88%) Python
11 7 (1.65%) C#
12 6 (1.41%) Lisp
13 5 (1.18%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.18%) JCL
14 3 (0.71%) REXX
15 2 (0.47%) XPath
16 1 (0.24%) ActionScript
16 1 (0.24%) PHP
16 1 (0.24%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 60 (14.12%) Security Cleared
2 42 (9.88%) SC Cleared
3 40 (9.41%) Cisco Certification
4 36 (8.47%) Degree
5 24 (5.65%) CCNP
6 23 (5.41%) CCNA
7 22 (5.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 15 (3.53%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (2.35%) CISSP
9 10 (2.35%) CISM
10 8 (1.88%) CCSA
10 8 (1.88%) CCDP
10 8 (1.88%) JNCIA
11 5 (1.18%) BC Cleared
12 4 (0.94%) PMI Certification
12 4 (0.94%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 4 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (0.71%) ISEB
13 3 (0.71%) RHCE
13 3 (0.71%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (9.65%) SLA
2 11 (2.59%) QA
3 6 (1.41%) GPG13
4 3 (0.71%) COBIT
5 2 (0.47%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.24%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
System Software
1 49 (11.53%) Active Directory
2 37 (8.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (5.65%) Oracle RMAN
4 20 (4.71%) Oracle RAC
5 18 (4.24%) vSphere
5 18 (4.24%) VMware ESX
6 13 (3.06%) XenApp
7 9 (2.12%) XenDesktop
8 6 (1.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 5 (1.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 4 (0.94%) SRDF
10 4 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.24%) vCloud
11 1 (0.24%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.24%) NFS
11 1 (0.24%) RACF
11 1 (0.24%) Samba
11 1 (0.24%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.24%) LiteSpeed
11 1 (0.24%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 55 (12.94%) SCOM
2 53 (12.47%) BMC PATROL
3 49 (11.53%) Control-M
4 34 (8.00%) BladeLogic
5 29 (6.82%) OPNET
6 24 (5.65%) Data Guard
6 24 (5.65%) SCCM
7 20 (4.71%) NetBackup
8 16 (3.76%) Puppet
9 12 (2.82%) HP SIM
9 12 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
9 12 (2.82%) Nagios
10 10 (2.35%) OpenView
11 9 (2.12%) SCOrch
11 9 (2.12%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
11 9 (2.12%) SolarWinds Orion
12 8 (1.88%) SCSM
13 7 (1.65%) Tivoli
14 6 (1.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 5 (1.18%) MOM
Vendors
1 205 (48.24%) Remedy
2 81 (19.06%) HP
3 77 (18.12%) Microsoft
4 69 (16.24%) Oracle
5 54 (12.71%) Cisco
6 53 (12.47%) VMware
7 42 (9.88%) SolarWinds
8 34 (8.00%) Citrix
9 29 (6.82%) Red Hat
10 28 (6.59%) F5
11 22 (5.18%) CheckPoint
12 21 (4.94%) Veritas
13 17 (4.00%) IBM
13 17 (4.00%) EMC
14 16 (3.76%) ServiceNow
15 15 (3.53%) Riverbed
16 13 (3.06%) Altiris
17 12 (2.82%) Fortinet
17 12 (2.82%) Intel
17 12 (2.82%) Juniper
Reading, Berkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: 220-270
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Greythorn
Rate: £59 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Docklands
iKonnect
Rate: £300 - £405 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Telford
Jumar Solutions
Posted: 20 days ago
Surrey
Greythorn
Rate: £45 per hour
Posted: 26 days ago