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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BMC
Rank 420 427 370
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -57
Contract jobs citing BMC 161 153 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.33% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 0.80% 0.73% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 78 114
Average daily rate £410 £406 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.92% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £313 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £508 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
-4.37% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 £59.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £59.00 -
% change year-on-year
-15.25% -
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
20222 21084 20149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 42.85% 45.74% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12248 12496 11397
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 815 899 900
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -14 68 £453 +6.47% 5
South East +11 47 £395 -1.25%
West Midlands +4 20 £400 - 1
Yorkshire -8 9 £450 +28.57% 3
South West +8 7 £140 -64.77% 1
East of England -12 7 £356 -28.75% 4
East Midlands -7 3 £135 -66.25% 1
North West -19 2 £450 -
BMC
UK

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 193 (59.75%) Remedy
1 193 (59.75%) Remedy ITSM
2 163 (50.46%) ITIL
3 134 (41.49%) ITSM
4 108 (33.44%) Service Management
5 74 (22.91%) Finance
6 63 (19.50%) Windows
7 62 (19.20%) CMDB
7 62 (19.20%) Security Cleared
8 54 (16.72%) Linux
9 52 (16.10%) Microsoft
10 49 (15.17%) Change Management
10 49 (15.17%) VMware
11 47 (14.55%) Unix
12 46 (14.24%) SC Cleared
13 44 (13.62%) Analytical Skills
14 43 (13.31%) VMware Infrastructure
15 42 (13.00%) SQL
16 39 (12.07%) HP
17 38 (11.76%) Telecoms
17 38 (11.76%) Banking
18 37 (11.46%) Oracle
19 36 (11.15%) ITIL V3
20 34 (10.53%) Cisco
21 33 (10.22%) Configuration Management
22 31 (9.60%) BMC PATROL
22 31 (9.60%) Web Services
22 31 (9.60%) MS Excel
23 29 (8.98%) Windows Server
24 28 (8.67%) Data Centre

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 17 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 15 (4.64%) WebLogic
3 12 (3.72%) IIS
3 12 (3.72%) Lync
4 9 (2.79%) MS Exchange
5 8 (2.48%) CMS
5 8 (2.48%) Confluence
5 8 (2.48%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (1.86%) OpenStack
7 4 (1.24%) Apache
7 4 (1.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.24%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.93%) JBoss
8 3 (0.93%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.31%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 31 (9.60%) MS Excel
2 27 (8.36%) MS Office
3 10 (3.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.93%) MS Project
5 2 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 193 (59.75%) Remedy ITSM
2 16 (4.95%) Remedy AR System
3 4 (1.24%) Maximo
3 4 (1.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.31%) BigMachines
4 1 (0.31%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.31%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.55%) Office 365
4 4 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.93%) IaaS
5 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.93%) PaaS
6 2 (0.62%) SaaS
7 1 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.31%) Boomi
7 1 (0.31%) GitHub
7 1 (0.31%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.64%) Firewall
2 13 (4.02%) SAN
3 12 (3.72%) FTP
3 12 (3.72%) SSH
3 12 (3.72%) WAN
4 11 (3.41%) TCP/IP
5 10 (3.10%) LAN
6 9 (2.79%) DNS
7 8 (2.48%) NAS
7 8 (2.48%) SSL
8 7 (2.17%) DHCP
8 7 (2.17%) LDAP
8 7 (2.17%) SNMP
9 5 (1.55%) MVNO
9 5 (1.55%) NetScaler
9 5 (1.55%) Network Security
9 5 (1.55%) Telepresence
9 5 (1.55%) WebEx
10 4 (1.24%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (1.24%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (7.12%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.24%) Oracle Exadata
2 4 (1.24%) Relational Database
3 3 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (0.93%) Hadoop
3 3 (0.93%) Oracle Database
3 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (0.62%) Big Data
4 2 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.62%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.62%) DB2
4 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (0.62%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.31%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (0.31%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 9 (2.79%) JIRA
2 8 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.86%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.55%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (1.55%) Subversion
5 4 (1.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (1.24%) ClearCase
5 4 (1.24%) ClearQuest
5 4 (1.24%) Dreamweaver
5 4 (1.24%) FishEye
5 4 (1.24%) GitLab
5 4 (1.24%) JIRA Agile
5 4 (1.24%) PVCS
5 4 (1.24%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (0.93%) Ant
7 2 (0.62%) Introscope
7 2 (0.62%) Maven
7 2 (0.62%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.62%) SilkPerformer
7 2 (0.62%) Toad
General
1 74 (22.91%) Finance
2 38 (11.76%) Banking
2 38 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.02%) Financial Institution
4 5 (1.55%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.24%) Billing
5 4 (1.24%) Electronics
5 4 (1.24%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.24%) Marketing
5 4 (1.24%) Publishing
6 3 (0.93%) Aerospace
6 3 (0.93%) Law
6 3 (0.93%) Retail
7 2 (0.62%) Front Office
8 1 (0.31%) Back Office
8 1 (0.31%) French Language
8 1 (0.31%) German Language
8 1 (0.31%) Legal
8 1 (0.31%) Military
8 1 (0.31%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 54 (16.72%) Analyst
2 32 (9.91%) Consultant
3 29 (8.98%) Administrator
4 25 (7.74%) Architect
5 18 (5.57%) Developer
6 15 (4.64%) Remedy Administrator
7 14 (4.33%) Remedy Consultant
7 14 (4.33%) Support Analyst
8 12 (3.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (3.41%) Applications Support
9 11 (3.41%) Monitoring Engineer
9 11 (3.41%) Service Manager
9 11 (3.41%) Support Engineer
10 9 (2.79%) Applications Support Analyst
10 9 (2.79%) Change Analyst
10 9 (2.79%) Remedy Analyst
11 8 (2.48%) Incident Manager
11 8 (2.48%) Senior Analyst
12 7 (2.17%) Desktop Support
12 7 (2.17%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (9.60%) Web Services
2 14 (4.33%) Middleware
3 12 (3.72%) XML
4 8 (2.48%) ELK Stack
5 5 (1.55%) .NET
6 3 (0.93%) SOAP
6 3 (0.93%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (0.62%) CSS
7 2 (0.62%) HTML
7 2 (0.62%) J2EE
7 2 (0.62%) JDBC
7 2 (0.62%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (0.62%) ServiceStack
7 2 (0.62%) Software Packaging
7 2 (0.62%) XSL
8 1 (0.31%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.31%) Apache Flex
8 1 (0.31%) Mason
8 1 (0.31%) REST
8 1 (0.31%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 62 (19.20%) CMDB
2 44 (13.62%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (8.67%) Data Centre
4 15 (4.64%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.17%) User Experience
6 6 (1.86%) PKI
7 5 (1.55%) Blackberry
7 5 (1.55%) Mainframe
7 5 (1.55%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (1.24%) CCTV
8 4 (1.24%) CLARiiON
8 4 (1.24%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.24%) Data Extraction
8 4 (1.24%) NHS
9 3 (0.93%) Clustering
9 3 (0.93%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.93%) iPad
9 3 (0.93%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.62%) Frameworx
10 2 (0.62%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 63 (19.50%) Windows
2 54 (16.72%) Linux
3 47 (14.55%) Unix
4 29 (8.98%) Windows Server
5 14 (4.33%) Solaris
6 12 (3.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (3.72%) SUSE
6 12 (3.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (3.41%) Windows 7
8 10 (3.10%) AIX
8 10 (3.10%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.62%) Android
10 2 (0.62%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.62%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.62%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.62%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.31%) CatOS
11 1 (0.31%) CentOS
11 1 (0.31%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (50.46%) ITIL
2 134 (41.49%) ITSM
3 108 (33.44%) Service Management
4 49 (15.17%) Change Management
5 36 (11.15%) ITIL V3
6 33 (10.22%) Configuration Management
7 27 (8.36%) Incident Management
7 27 (8.36%) Service Delivery
8 26 (8.05%) Data Modelling
9 24 (7.43%) Problem Management
10 22 (6.81%) Project Management
11 21 (6.50%) Knowledge Management
11 21 (6.50%) Release Management
12 20 (6.19%) User Acceptance Testing
13 18 (5.57%) Analytics
13 18 (5.57%) Change Control
13 18 (5.57%) Migration
14 16 (4.95%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (4.64%) Stakeholder Management
16 14 (4.33%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (13.00%) SQL
2 23 (7.12%) PowerShell
3 22 (6.81%) Java
4 16 (4.95%) Perl
5 9 (2.79%) C
5 9 (2.79%) Korn
5 9 (2.79%) Shell Script
6 7 (2.17%) Python
7 6 (1.86%) Bash Shell
7 6 (1.86%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.55%) VB
9 2 (0.62%) C++
9 2 (0.62%) PHP
9 2 (0.62%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.31%) Lisp
10 1 (0.31%) Ruby
10 1 (0.31%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.31%) VBA
10 1 (0.31%) VBScript
10 1 (0.31%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 62 (19.20%) Security Cleared
2 46 (14.24%) SC Cleared
3 20 (6.19%) ITIL Certification
4 17 (5.26%) Degree
5 11 (3.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 8 (2.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (1.86%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.55%) CCNP
8 5 (1.55%) ISEB
8 5 (1.55%) PMI Certification
9 4 (1.24%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.93%) BC Cleared
10 3 (0.93%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.62%) CISSP
11 2 (0.62%) ISEB Practitioner
11 2 (0.62%) MCDST
11 2 (0.62%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.74%) SLA
2 9 (2.79%) QA
3 3 (0.93%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.62%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.31%) COBIT
5 1 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.31%) FIPS 140-2
5 1 (0.31%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.31%) ISO22301
5 1 (0.31%) RMADS
System Software
1 43 (13.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (7.74%) Active Directory
3 12 (3.72%) XenApp
4 8 (2.48%) XenDesktop
5 6 (1.86%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (1.86%) vSphere
6 5 (1.55%) NFS
6 5 (1.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (1.24%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (1.24%) Samba
7 4 (1.24%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 2 (0.62%) KVM
8 2 (0.62%) Veritas File System
8 2 (0.62%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.62%) XenServer
9 1 (0.31%) Firmware
9 1 (0.31%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.31%) vCloud
9 1 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 31 (9.60%) BMC PATROL
2 22 (6.81%) Control-M
3 18 (5.57%) SCOM
4 16 (4.95%) BladeLogic
5 12 (3.72%) SCCM
6 11 (3.41%) logstash
7 8 (2.48%) Kibana
7 8 (2.48%) OPNET
8 4 (1.24%) EMC NetWorker
8 4 (1.24%) Nagios
8 4 (1.24%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (1.24%) Oracle ZFS
9 3 (0.93%) EdgeSight
9 3 (0.93%) Opsview
9 3 (0.93%) Puppet
9 3 (0.93%) SCVMM
9 3 (0.93%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.93%) XenMobile
9 3 (0.93%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.93%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 193 (59.75%) Remedy
2 52 (16.10%) Microsoft
3 49 (15.17%) VMware
4 39 (12.07%) HP
5 37 (11.46%) Oracle
6 34 (10.53%) Cisco
7 27 (8.36%) Citrix
8 26 (8.05%) EMC
9 20 (6.19%) NetApp
10 19 (5.88%) IBM
11 18 (5.57%) Red Hat
12 12 (3.72%) CheckPoint
12 12 (3.72%) SolarWinds
13 10 (3.10%) ServiceNow
14 9 (2.79%) CA
15 8 (2.48%) Digital Fuel
15 8 (2.48%) webMethods
16 6 (1.86%) Symantec
16 6 (1.86%) Veritas
16 6 (1.86%) WorldPay
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