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 1 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BMC
Rank 407 425 341
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -84
Contract jobs citing BMC 188 149 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.31% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 0.82% 0.68% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 62 95
Average daily rate
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£413 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £254 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £545 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £324 £418
% change year-on-year
+23.31% -22.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Average hourly rate £12.75 - £20.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 - £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.95 - £82.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.75 £27.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-53.64% +37.50%
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
22892 21915 20887
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.05% 45.00% 46.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 13709 12593 11484
Average daily rate £399 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.96% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1033 977 1154
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.18 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.48 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.49 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -10.25%

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 1 July 2015.

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
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 1 July 2015. 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
London +26 104 £413 -8.33% 8
South East 0 48 £458 +27.52% 5
West Midlands +4 11 £320 +96.92% 3
East of England 0 8 - - 6
Yorkshire -19 7 £350 +3.70%
East Midlands -9 4 £400 +166.66% 2
North West -22 4 £513 +65.32% 3
South West -2 1 - -
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UK

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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.

1 178 (48.37%) ITIL
2 168 (45.65%) Remedy
2 168 (45.65%) Remedy ITSM
3 137 (37.23%) Service Management
4 126 (34.24%) ITSM
5 123 (33.42%) HP
6 95 (25.82%) Finance
7 90 (24.46%) Windows
8 86 (23.37%) CMDB
9 77 (20.92%) SQL
10 65 (17.66%) Cisco
10 65 (17.66%) Microsoft
11 64 (17.39%) VMware
12 58 (15.76%) Linux
13 57 (15.49%) ServiceNow
14 56 (15.22%) CA
15 55 (14.95%) CSS
16 48 (13.04%) XML
17 47 (12.77%) HTML
17 47 (12.77%) IBM
18 46 (12.50%) Web Services
18 46 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
19 45 (12.23%) Security Cleared
19 45 (12.23%) Project Management
20 44 (11.96%) Oracle
20 44 (11.96%) PowerShell
21 41 (11.14%) Banking
21 41 (11.14%) UNIX
22 38 (10.33%) Active Directory
22 38 (10.33%) F5

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 32 (8.70%) CMS
2 15 (4.08%) WebLogic
3 12 (3.26%) SharePoint
4 11 (2.99%) Apache
5 8 (2.17%) WebSphere
6 7 (1.90%) WebLogic Portal
6 7 (1.90%) CICS
7 4 (1.09%) IIS
7 4 (1.09%) WebSphere Portal
8 3 (0.82%) Lync
8 3 (0.82%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.54%) JBoss
9 2 (0.54%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.54%) MQSeries
9 2 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.27%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.27%) Liferay
Applications
1 29 (7.88%) MS Office
1 29 (7.88%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (2.17%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 168 (45.65%) Remedy ITSM
2 13 (3.53%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.27%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.27%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.17%) SaaS
2 7 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.63%) IaaS
3 6 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.82%) PaaS
5 1 (0.27%) Office 365
5 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 31 (8.42%) Firewall
1 31 (8.42%) Cisco ASA
2 28 (7.61%) Cisco Nexus
3 27 (7.34%) DNS
4 25 (6.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 22 (5.98%) TCP/IP
5 22 (5.98%) WLAN
6 19 (5.16%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 18 (4.89%) BGP
8 17 (4.62%) DMVPN
9 16 (4.35%) BIG-IP
10 15 (4.08%) DHCP
11 14 (3.80%) WAN
11 14 (3.80%) MPLS
12 13 (3.53%) LDAP
13 12 (3.26%) VPN
13 12 (3.26%) SAN
13 12 (3.26%) EIGRP
14 10 (2.72%) VoIP
15 8 (2.17%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (5.16%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.80%) DB2
3 11 (2.99%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.45%) MySQL
5 8 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.63%) Pentaho
7 6 (1.63%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (1.63%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.09%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.09%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.82%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.82%) OLTP
10 3 (0.82%) Oracle9i Database
10 3 (0.82%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 18 (4.89%) JIRA
2 12 (3.26%) Git (software)
2 12 (3.26%) ClearCase
3 11 (2.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (2.72%) FishEye
5 7 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.09%) LoadRunner
6 4 (1.09%) Artifactory
6 4 (1.09%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.09%) Gerrit
7 3 (0.82%) MSI
8 2 (0.54%) InstallShield
8 2 (0.54%) AdminStudio
8 2 (0.54%) Subversion
8 2 (0.54%) SilkPerformer
8 2 (0.54%) Lombardi
8 2 (0.54%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (0.54%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.27%) ERwin
9 1 (0.27%) Maven
General
1 95 (25.82%) Finance
2 41 (11.14%) Banking
3 18 (4.89%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.80%) Financial Institution
5 11 (2.99%) Retail
6 10 (2.72%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.63%) Marketing
8 5 (1.36%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.36%) Billing
9 3 (0.82%) Legal
9 3 (0.82%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.27%) German Language
10 1 (0.27%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.27%) Local Government
10 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.27%) Electronics
10 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 55 (14.95%) Developer
2 39 (10.60%) Consultant
3 38 (10.33%) Analyst
4 34 (9.24%) ServiceNow Developer
5 25 (6.79%) Administrator
6 24 (6.52%) Network Engineer
7 18 (4.89%) Systems Administrator
7 18 (4.89%) Service Manager
8 14 (3.80%) Project Manager
8 14 (3.80%) DBA
9 12 (3.26%) Architect
10 10 (2.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (2.45%) Systems Engineer
11 9 (2.45%) Business Analyst
11 9 (2.45%) DB2 DBA
11 9 (2.45%) Remedy Consultant
11 9 (2.45%) Wintel Engineer
12 8 (2.17%) Designer
13 7 (1.90%) Incident Manager
13 7 (1.90%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (14.95%) CSS
2 48 (13.04%) XML
3 47 (12.77%) HTML
4 46 (12.50%) Web Services
5 23 (6.25%) Middleware
6 8 (2.17%) Ajax
7 6 (1.63%) WebCenter
7 6 (1.63%) Application Packaging
8 5 (1.36%) HTML5
8 5 (1.36%) Twisted
8 5 (1.36%) Catalyst
8 5 (1.36%) XHTML
9 4 (1.09%) .NET
9 4 (1.09%) Sinatra
9 4 (1.09%) Django
9 4 (1.09%) YUI
10 3 (0.82%) ISPF
10 3 (0.82%) SAP PI
10 3 (0.82%) J2EE
10 3 (0.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 86 (23.37%) CMDB
2 33 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (7.61%) Management Information System
4 24 (6.52%) Data Centre
5 13 (3.53%) User Experience
6 12 (3.26%) Computer Science
7 11 (2.99%) Mainframe
8 10 (2.72%) Clustering
9 8 (2.17%) FlexPod
10 5 (1.36%) Visualisation
10 5 (1.36%) PKI
10 5 (1.36%) Blackberry
11 4 (1.09%) Thin Client
11 4 (1.09%) Fat Client
11 4 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.09%) BYOD
12 3 (0.82%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.82%) Smart Meter
12 3 (0.82%) AS400
13 2 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 90 (24.46%) Windows
2 58 (15.76%) Linux
3 41 (11.14%) UNIX
4 23 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (5.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (5.71%) Solaris
7 19 (5.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (4.08%) AIX
9 11 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (2.72%) Windows 7
11 8 (2.17%) Data ONTAP
12 6 (1.63%) zOS
12 6 (1.63%) Windows XP
13 5 (1.36%) Apple iOS
14 4 (1.09%) SUSE
14 4 (1.09%) Windows 2000 Server
15 3 (0.82%) Android
16 2 (0.54%) BlackBerry OS
16 2 (0.54%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.54%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (48.37%) ITIL
2 137 (37.23%) Service Management
3 126 (34.24%) ITSM
4 45 (12.23%) Project Management
5 36 (9.78%) Workflow
6 33 (8.97%) Unit Testing
7 32 (8.70%) Change Management
8 30 (8.15%) Service Delivery
9 26 (7.07%) Configuration Management
10 25 (6.79%) Knowledge Management
11 23 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
12 22 (5.98%) Content Management
13 21 (5.71%) Migration
14 18 (4.89%) Incident Management
15 16 (4.35%) Problem Management
15 16 (4.35%) Release Management
15 16 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (4.35%) Asset Management
16 15 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
16 15 (4.08%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 77 (20.92%) SQL
2 44 (11.96%) PowerShell
3 37 (10.05%) Java
4 31 (8.42%) Perl
5 28 (7.61%) Python
6 15 (4.08%) VBScript
7 11 (2.99%) Lisp
8 10 (2.72%) JavaScript
9 7 (1.90%) Shell Script
9 7 (1.90%) VB
9 7 (1.90%) Ruby
10 6 (1.63%) COBOL
11 4 (1.09%) REXX
11 4 (1.09%) Jython
11 4 (1.09%) Groovy
12 3 (0.82%) VBA
12 3 (0.82%) JCL
12 3 (0.82%) PHP
12 3 (0.82%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (12.23%) Security Cleared
2 32 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 29 (7.88%) Degree
4 26 (7.07%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (6.25%) CCNP
6 13 (3.53%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (2.45%) CCDP
8 8 (2.17%) CCNA
9 5 (1.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (1.09%) CISSP
10 4 (1.09%) ISEB
10 4 (1.09%) CISM
10 4 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.82%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.82%) HP APS
12 2 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.54%) CCSE
12 2 (0.54%) MCTS
12 2 (0.54%) MCITP
13 1 (0.27%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.26%) SLA
2 4 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.09%) QA
3 2 (0.54%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 46 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (10.33%) Active Directory
3 19 (5.16%) vSphere
4 13 (3.53%) VMware ESX
5 11 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (2.99%) XenApp
6 10 (2.72%) KVM
7 8 (2.17%) Docker
7 8 (2.17%) vCloud
8 7 (1.90%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.82%) Xen
9 3 (0.82%) RHEV
10 2 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.54%) ProxySG
10 2 (0.54%) Firmware
10 2 (0.54%) PowerHA
10 2 (0.54%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.27%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 34 (9.24%) BladeLogic
2 20 (5.43%) BMC PATROL
3 18 (4.89%) OPNET
4 17 (4.62%) SCCM
5 15 (4.08%) Tivoli
6 14 (3.80%) SCOM
7 12 (3.26%) Control-M
8 10 (2.72%) CiscoWorks
8 10 (2.72%) Puppet
9 9 (2.45%) OpenView
9 9 (2.45%) HP SIM
10 8 (2.17%) Zenoss
11 7 (1.90%) Nagios
11 7 (1.90%) Cisco CUCM
11 7 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
12 6 (1.63%) SCOrch
12 6 (1.63%) Netcool
13 5 (1.36%) Tivoli NetView
13 5 (1.36%) CA Single Sign-On
13 5 (1.36%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 168 (45.65%) Remedy
2 123 (33.42%) HP
3 65 (17.66%) Cisco
3 65 (17.66%) Microsoft
4 64 (17.39%) VMware
5 57 (15.49%) ServiceNow
6 56 (15.22%) CA
7 47 (12.77%) IBM
8 44 (11.96%) Oracle
9 38 (10.33%) F5
10 32 (8.70%) Citrix
11 25 (6.79%) SolarWinds
12 22 (5.98%) Red Hat
13 21 (5.71%) Blue Coat
14 18 (4.89%) CheckPoint
15 17 (4.62%) EMC
16 16 (4.35%) Fortinet
17 15 (4.08%) Juniper
17 15 (4.08%) NetApp
18 14 (3.80%) McAfee
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