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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BMC
Rank 402 340 389
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +49
Contract jobs citing BMC 181 226 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.48% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 0.80% 1.05% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 139 64
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +13.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £300 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £550 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £401 £318
% change year-on-year
-0.31% +26.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 3
Average hourly rate £42.13 £12.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+237.00% -52.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £12.50 £14.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.88 £12.50 £35.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.13 - £32.00
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
22556 21567 20997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.50% 46.05% 47.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 13730 12523 11265
Average daily rate £388 £393 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.27% +4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1073 1022 1287
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £36.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 24 December 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
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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 -39 84 £425 +6.25% 7
South East -11 40 £365 -2.66% 8
East of England +1 20 £463 +15.62% 4
Yorkshire -14 14 £338 -28.94% 2
West Midlands -4 13 £469 +18.67% 2
East Midlands +11 5 £425 - 3
South West -39 3 £420 -11.57% 3
North West -17 1 - - 1
North East - - - -
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UK

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 210 (45.06%) Remedy
1 210 (45.06%) Remedy ITSM
2 180 (38.63%) ITIL
3 119 (25.54%) Windows
4 115 (24.68%) Service Management
5 112 (24.03%) ITSM
6 101 (21.67%) Finance
7 84 (18.03%) HP
8 83 (17.81%) Analytical Skills
9 78 (16.74%) Cisco
10 75 (16.09%) Microsoft
11 73 (15.67%) UNIX
12 71 (15.24%) Linux
13 70 (15.02%) SQL
14 67 (14.38%) Oracle
15 66 (14.16%) VMware
16 58 (12.45%) Security Cleared
17 55 (11.80%) Cisco Certification
18 53 (11.37%) CMDB
19 52 (11.16%) F5
20 50 (10.73%) SCOM
20 50 (10.73%) Banking
21 49 (10.52%) BMC PATROL
22 47 (10.09%) Active Directory
23 45 (9.66%) Control-M
23 45 (9.66%) Firewall
24 43 (9.23%) Project Management
25 42 (9.01%) VMware Infrastructure
26 41 (8.80%) SC Cleared
27 40 (8.58%) Service Delivery

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 35 (7.51%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.15%) Apache
3 9 (1.93%) WebLogic
4 8 (1.72%) CICS
5 6 (1.29%) IIS
6 3 (0.64%) CMS
6 3 (0.64%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.64%) AquaLogic Service Bus
7 2 (0.43%) Confluence
7 2 (0.43%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.21%) JBoss
8 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.21%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.21%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.21%) Moodle
8 1 (0.21%) Lync
8 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.21%) OpenStack
Applications
1 26 (5.58%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.29%) MS Office
3 10 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.29%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 210 (45.06%) Remedy ITSM
2 19 (4.08%) Remedy AR System
3 5 (1.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.86%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.43%) Summit
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.21%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.43%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.50%) SaaS
3 5 (1.07%) PaaS
3 5 (1.07%) IaaS
4 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (9.66%) Firewall
2 32 (6.87%) Cisco Nexus
3 27 (5.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 25 (5.36%) Cisco ASA
4 25 (5.36%) BGP
4 25 (5.36%) DNS
5 18 (3.86%) WLAN
6 17 (3.65%) BIG-IP
7 13 (2.79%) OSPF
8 12 (2.58%) EIGRP
8 12 (2.58%) Broadband
9 11 (2.36%) SAN
9 11 (2.36%) DMZ
10 9 (1.93%) LAN
10 9 (1.93%) WAN
11 8 (1.72%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 7 (1.50%) TCP/IP
12 7 (1.50%) ADSL
13 6 (1.29%) Internet
13 6 (1.29%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (6.22%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.51%) Oracle Database
3 16 (3.43%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (2.58%) DB2
6 11 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (2.36%) Oracle Database 10g
6 11 (2.36%) RDBMS
6 11 (2.36%) Relational Database
7 10 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (1.50%) OLTP
8 7 (1.50%) Oracle9i Database
9 6 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.07%) Oracle Exadata
10 5 (1.07%) Star Schema
11 4 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.43%) IBM InfoSphere
12 2 (0.43%) MySQL
12 2 (0.43%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (0.86%) LoadRunner
2 3 (0.64%) JIRA
3 2 (0.43%) Artifactory
3 2 (0.43%) PVCS
3 2 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.43%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.21%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 101 (21.67%) Finance
2 50 (10.73%) Banking
3 33 (7.08%) Telecoms
4 15 (3.22%) Retail
5 12 (2.58%) Investment Banking
5 12 (2.58%) Manufacturing
6 11 (2.36%) Financial Institution
7 10 (2.15%) Law
8 8 (1.72%) Publishing
9 6 (1.29%) Legal
10 5 (1.07%) Electronics
10 5 (1.07%) Billing
10 5 (1.07%) Marketing
11 3 (0.64%) International Banking
12 2 (0.43%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.43%) French Language
12 2 (0.43%) Local Government
12 2 (0.43%) Back Office
12 2 (0.43%) Advertising
13 1 (0.21%) German Language
Job Titles
1 85 (18.24%) Analyst
2 56 (12.02%) Consultant
3 51 (10.94%) Architect
4 31 (6.65%) Network Engineer
4 31 (6.65%) DBA
5 28 (6.01%) Developer
6 21 (4.51%) Service Analyst
7 18 (3.86%) Administrator
8 16 (3.43%) Remedy Developer
8 16 (3.43%) Network Specialist
8 16 (3.43%) Remedy Consultant
9 15 (3.22%) Project Manager
10 14 (3.00%) SQL DBA
10 14 (3.00%) Security Engineer
10 14 (3.00%) Cloud Engineer
11 13 (2.79%) Monitoring Specialist
11 13 (2.79%) SQL Server DBA
11 13 (2.79%) Service Manager
12 12 (2.58%) Designer
13 11 (2.36%) OSS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (6.65%) CSS
2 30 (6.44%) Web Services
3 23 (4.94%) Middleware
4 20 (4.29%) HTML
5 13 (2.79%) XML
6 9 (1.93%) YUI
6 9 (1.93%) HTML5
7 7 (1.50%) Application Packaging
8 6 (1.29%) .NET
8 6 (1.29%) ADO.NET
9 5 (1.07%) SOAP
10 4 (0.86%) JSP
11 3 (0.64%) Hibernate
11 3 (0.64%) Spring
11 3 (0.64%) jQuery
11 3 (0.64%) LESS
11 3 (0.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (0.43%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 2 (0.43%) ISPF
12 2 (0.43%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 83 (17.81%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (11.37%) CMDB
3 32 (6.87%) User Experience
4 24 (5.15%) Management Information System
5 20 (4.29%) Clustering
6 15 (3.22%) Visualisation
7 14 (3.00%) Mainframe
8 10 (2.15%) Data Integration
9 7 (1.50%) Hedge funds
9 7 (1.50%) Blackberry
10 6 (1.29%) iPad
11 5 (1.07%) DTV
12 4 (0.86%) Thin Client
12 4 (0.86%) AS400
12 4 (0.86%) Fixed Income
12 4 (0.86%) Fat Client
12 4 (0.86%) Derivative
12 4 (0.86%) Kindle
12 4 (0.86%) Performance Metrics
13 3 (0.64%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 119 (25.54%) Windows
2 73 (15.67%) UNIX
3 71 (15.24%) Linux
4 33 (7.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (6.87%) Solaris
6 22 (4.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (3.22%) AIX
9 10 (2.15%) zOS
10 8 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.86%) VMS
11 4 (0.86%) SUSE
12 3 (0.64%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.43%) MVS
14 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.21%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (38.63%) ITIL
2 115 (24.68%) Service Management
3 112 (24.03%) ITSM
4 43 (9.23%) Project Management
5 40 (8.58%) Service Delivery
6 38 (8.15%) Incident Management
7 32 (6.87%) Network Management
8 30 (6.44%) Change Management
9 27 (5.79%) Continuous Improvement
9 27 (5.79%) Network Monitoring
10 25 (5.36%) Capacity Management
11 22 (4.72%) Knowledge Management
12 20 (4.29%) Problem Management
13 19 (4.08%) Migration
13 19 (4.08%) Performance Management
14 18 (3.86%) Stakeholder Management
14 18 (3.86%) Information Security
14 18 (3.86%) Workflow
15 17 (3.65%) Configuration Management
15 17 (3.65%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 70 (15.02%) SQL
2 32 (6.87%) Perl
2 32 (6.87%) PowerShell
3 19 (4.08%) JavaScript
4 17 (3.65%) VB
4 17 (3.65%) Shell Script
5 14 (3.00%) Java
6 12 (2.58%) T-SQL
6 12 (2.58%) Lisp
7 10 (2.15%) Python
8 9 (1.93%) C
8 9 (1.93%) C#
9 8 (1.72%) PL/SQL
10 5 (1.07%) VBScript
11 4 (0.86%) VBA
11 4 (0.86%) JCL
11 4 (0.86%) XPath
12 2 (0.43%) Groovy
12 2 (0.43%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.21%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 58 (12.45%) Security Cleared
2 55 (11.80%) Cisco Certification
3 41 (8.80%) SC Cleared
4 34 (7.30%) CCNP
5 30 (6.44%) CCNA
6 27 (5.79%) Degree
7 21 (4.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 17 (3.65%) ITIL Certification
9 16 (3.43%) CCDP
10 14 (3.00%) CISM
10 14 (3.00%) CISSP
11 12 (2.58%) JNCIA
11 12 (2.58%) CCSA
12 7 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (1.29%) MCTS
14 5 (1.07%) CCSE
15 4 (0.86%) Six Sigma Green Belt
16 3 (0.64%) BC Cleared
16 3 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 3 (0.64%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.65%) SLA
2 14 (3.00%) QA
3 6 (1.29%) GPG13
4 2 (0.43%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.21%) COBIT
5 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 47 (10.09%) Active Directory
2 42 (9.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (3.65%) VMware ESX
3 17 (3.65%) vSphere
4 16 (3.43%) XenApp
5 11 (2.36%) Oracle RMAN
6 10 (2.15%) XenDesktop
7 8 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
8 6 (1.29%) ProxySG
9 4 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.64%) Hyper-V
11 2 (0.43%) Postfix
11 2 (0.43%) vCloud
11 2 (0.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.21%) Docker
12 1 (0.21%) LXC
12 1 (0.21%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 1 (0.21%) XenServer
12 1 (0.21%) NFS
12 1 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 50 (10.73%) SCOM
2 49 (10.52%) BMC PATROL
3 45 (9.66%) Control-M
4 37 (7.94%) OPNET
5 34 (7.30%) SCCM
6 24 (5.15%) BladeLogic
7 17 (3.65%) Puppet
8 16 (3.43%) Opscode Chef
8 16 (3.43%) OpenView
9 12 (2.58%) HP SIM
10 11 (2.36%) Data Guard
10 11 (2.36%) Tivoli
11 10 (2.15%) NetBackup
11 10 (2.15%) SCOrch
12 9 (1.93%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
13 6 (1.29%) Cisco CUCM
13 6 (1.29%) Backup Exec
14 5 (1.07%) Netcool
15 4 (0.86%) SCSM
15 4 (0.86%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 210 (45.06%) Remedy
2 84 (18.03%) HP
3 78 (16.74%) Cisco
4 75 (16.09%) Microsoft
5 67 (14.38%) Oracle
6 66 (14.16%) VMware
7 52 (11.16%) F5
8 33 (7.08%) Citrix
9 30 (6.44%) EMC
9 30 (6.44%) SolarWinds
10 25 (5.36%) CheckPoint
11 22 (4.72%) Red Hat
12 18 (3.86%) CA
12 18 (3.86%) TippingPoint
13 17 (3.65%) IBM
14 16 (3.43%) Blue Coat
14 16 (3.43%) Riverbed
15 15 (3.22%) Juniper
16 13 (2.79%) Fortinet
17 12 (2.58%) ServiceNow
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