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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BMC
Rank 413 417 429
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Contract jobs citing BMC 210 188 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.41% 0.37% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 0.94% 0.82% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 103 99
Average daily rate £425 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £328 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £548 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -61.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -61.11%
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
22456 22937 22484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 43.84% 45.31% 45.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 14013 13285 12927
Average daily rate £413 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 713 996 1000
Average hourly rate £18.28 £18.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.21% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.04 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 29 April 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
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 29 April 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 +18 99 £481 +6.94% 6
South East -39 35 £351 -12.37% 5
West Midlands -2 26 £400 -11.11%
North East - 24 £298 - 1
East of England +6 8 £438 -7.40% 3
South West - 8 £400 -
Yorkshire -7 6 £430 +22.71% 1
North West -17 6 £450 -5.26%
East Midlands +4 2 £450 -12.19%
Midlands - 1 £450 -
BMC
UK

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 176 (47.70%) Remedy
1 176 (47.70%) Remedy ITSM
2 156 (42.28%) ITIL
3 128 (34.69%) ITSM
4 105 (28.46%) Service Management
4 105 (28.46%) Windows
5 77 (20.87%) Unix
5 77 (20.87%) Finance
6 75 (20.33%) Linux
7 73 (19.78%) Oracle
7 73 (19.78%) CMDB
8 71 (19.24%) HP
9 69 (18.70%) Security Cleared
10 67 (18.16%) VMware
11 59 (15.99%) SQL
12 56 (15.18%) VMware Infrastructure
13 55 (14.91%) SC Cleared
13 55 (14.91%) Microsoft
13 55 (14.91%) Configuration Management
14 53 (14.36%) Incident Management
15 51 (13.82%) Analytical Skills
16 49 (13.28%) BMC PATROL
17 45 (12.20%) Change Management
18 43 (11.65%) Telecoms
18 43 (11.65%) Control-M
19 42 (11.38%) Perl
19 42 (11.38%) MS Excel
20 41 (11.11%) Windows Server
21 39 (10.57%) Cisco
22 37 (10.03%) SLA

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 20 (5.42%) WebLogic
2 18 (4.88%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.52%) Confluence
3 13 (3.52%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (2.17%) IIS
5 7 (1.90%) Apache
5 7 (1.90%) CMS
5 7 (1.90%) MS Exchange
6 6 (1.63%) IBM Notes
7 5 (1.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (1.36%) OpenStack
7 5 (1.36%) Skype for Business
7 5 (1.36%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.81%) JBoss
8 3 (0.81%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.54%) iPlanet
9 2 (0.54%) MQSeries
9 2 (0.54%) WebLogic Portal
9 2 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 42 (11.38%) MS Excel
2 25 (6.78%) MS Office
3 11 (2.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.36%) Acrobat
5 3 (0.81%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 176 (47.70%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (1.90%) Remedy AR System
3 4 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.81%) BASE24
5 2 (0.54%) Maximo
6 1 (0.27%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.27%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (1.63%) Office 365
2 5 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.36%) IaaS
2 5 (1.36%) PaaS
3 4 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.08%) SaaS
4 1 (0.27%) GitHub
4 1 (0.27%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.27%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 35 (9.49%) TCP/IP
2 33 (8.94%) SAN
3 20 (5.42%) Firewall
4 15 (4.07%) NAS
5 14 (3.79%) SSH
6 12 (3.25%) FTP
6 12 (3.25%) SSL
6 12 (3.25%) WAN
7 9 (2.44%) LAN
8 8 (2.17%) VPN
9 7 (1.90%) Internet
10 6 (1.63%) Network Security
11 5 (1.36%) DNS
11 5 (1.36%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (1.36%) SNMP
11 5 (1.36%) Telepresence
11 5 (1.36%) WebEx
12 4 (1.08%) DHCP
12 4 (1.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 4 (1.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (8.94%) SQL Server
2 22 (5.96%) DB2
3 14 (3.79%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (1.08%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.81%) Hadoop
5 3 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.54%) Big Data
6 2 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.54%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.54%) MySQL
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.27%) Pentaho
7 1 (0.27%) PowerCenter
7 1 (0.27%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.27%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.27%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 15 (4.07%) Subversion
2 14 (3.79%) JIRA
3 13 (3.52%) Git (software)
4 11 (2.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 11 (2.98%) ClearCase
4 11 (2.98%) ClearQuest
4 11 (2.98%) FishEye
4 11 (2.98%) GitLab
4 11 (2.98%) JIRA Agile
4 11 (2.98%) PVCS
4 11 (2.98%) Sonatype Nexus
5 9 (2.44%) Bitbucket
6 6 (1.63%) Talend Open Studio
7 4 (1.08%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.54%) Introscope
8 2 (0.54%) JProfiler
8 2 (0.54%) SilkPerformer
8 2 (0.54%) Toad
9 1 (0.27%) Ant
9 1 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 77 (20.87%) Finance
2 43 (11.65%) Telecoms
3 34 (9.21%) Banking
4 16 (4.34%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.08%) Electronics
5 4 (1.08%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.08%) Marketing
6 3 (0.81%) Aerospace
6 3 (0.81%) German Language
6 3 (0.81%) Retail
7 2 (0.54%) French Language
7 2 (0.54%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.54%) Publishing
8 1 (0.27%) Legal
8 1 (0.27%) Military
8 1 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 46 (12.47%) Analyst
2 43 (11.65%) Consultant
3 40 (10.84%) Administrator
4 29 (7.86%) Developer
4 29 (7.86%) Support Engineer
5 26 (7.05%) Architect
6 21 (5.69%) Monitoring Engineer
7 17 (4.61%) Systems Administrator
8 16 (4.34%) Systems Engineer
9 15 (4.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 13 (3.52%) Remedy Consultant
10 13 (3.52%) Service Analyst
11 12 (3.25%) Remedy Administrator
12 11 (2.98%) Service Desk Analyst
13 10 (2.71%) Remedy Developer
13 10 (2.71%) Technical Leader
14 9 (2.44%) Infrastructure Support
14 9 (2.44%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
14 9 (2.44%) Remedy Analyst
15 8 (2.17%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (6.50%) Web Services
2 13 (3.52%) ELK Stack
3 11 (2.98%) Middleware
4 9 (2.44%) XML
5 6 (1.63%) J2EE
6 5 (1.36%) .NET
6 5 (1.36%) ISPF
7 2 (0.54%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (0.54%) JSP
7 2 (0.54%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (0.54%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 2 (0.54%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.27%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.27%) Ajax
8 1 (0.27%) CSS
8 1 (0.27%) HTML
8 1 (0.27%) JDBC
8 1 (0.27%) REST
8 1 (0.27%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 73 (19.78%) CMDB
2 51 (13.82%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (8.94%) Data Centre
4 25 (6.78%) Management Information System
5 11 (2.98%) User Experience
6 7 (1.90%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.90%) Hedge funds
7 6 (1.63%) Blackberry
7 6 (1.63%) Economics
7 6 (1.63%) Mainframe
7 6 (1.63%) PKI
8 5 (1.36%) Data Integration
8 5 (1.36%) IBM Mainframe
9 4 (1.08%) CCTV
9 4 (1.08%) Clustering
9 4 (1.08%) Data Extraction
9 4 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.81%) Replication
10 3 (0.81%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 105 (28.46%) Windows
2 77 (20.87%) Unix
3 75 (20.33%) Linux
4 41 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 24 (6.50%) AIX
6 23 (6.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (5.15%) Solaris
8 12 (3.25%) Windows 7
9 10 (2.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (2.44%) SUSE
11 7 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (1.36%) MVS
12 5 (1.36%) Windows 2000
12 5 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (1.36%) zOS
13 3 (0.81%) CentOS
14 2 (0.54%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.54%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.54%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.27%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (42.28%) ITIL
2 128 (34.69%) ITSM
3 105 (28.46%) Service Management
4 55 (14.91%) Configuration Management
5 53 (14.36%) Incident Management
6 45 (12.20%) Change Management
7 34 (9.21%) Data Modelling
8 33 (8.94%) ITIL V3
9 31 (8.40%) Service Delivery
10 28 (7.59%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (7.32%) Problem Management
12 25 (6.78%) Migration
13 23 (6.23%) Change Control
14 20 (5.42%) Mentoring
15 16 (4.34%) Project Management
15 16 (4.34%) Root Cause Analysis
16 15 (4.07%) ETL
16 15 (4.07%) Operations Management
16 15 (4.07%) Programme Management
16 15 (4.07%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (15.99%) SQL
2 42 (11.38%) Perl
3 30 (8.13%) Shell Script
4 29 (7.86%) Java
5 26 (7.05%) PowerShell
6 23 (6.23%) VB
7 17 (4.61%) Python
8 11 (2.98%) Korn
9 10 (2.71%) C
10 9 (2.44%) PL/SQL
11 7 (1.90%) VBScript
12 6 (1.63%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.36%) C++
13 5 (1.36%) JCL
13 5 (1.36%) REXX
14 4 (1.08%) JavaScript
14 4 (1.08%) VBA
15 3 (0.81%) C#
15 3 (0.81%) PHP
15 3 (0.81%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 69 (18.70%) Security Cleared
2 55 (14.91%) SC Cleared
3 29 (7.86%) ITIL Certification
4 22 (5.96%) Degree
5 8 (2.17%) AAT
6 7 (1.90%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (1.36%) CCNP
8 5 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.36%) ISEB
8 5 (1.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (1.08%) BC Cleared
9 4 (1.08%) CISSP
9 4 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.81%) CISM
10 3 (0.81%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.81%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.54%) CISA
11 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.54%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (10.03%) SLA
2 8 (2.17%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.63%) QA
4 4 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.81%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.54%) COBIT
6 2 (0.54%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.27%) FIPS 140-2
7 1 (0.27%) GPG13
7 1 (0.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.27%) ISO22301
System Software
1 56 (15.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (4.61%) Active Directory
3 9 (2.44%) XenApp
4 7 (1.90%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (1.36%) Time Sharing Option
5 5 (1.36%) vSphere
5 5 (1.36%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.81%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.54%) Firmware
7 2 (0.54%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.54%) Samba
7 2 (0.54%) Sendmail
7 2 (0.54%) vCloud
7 2 (0.54%) Veritas File System
8 1 (0.27%) NFS
8 1 (0.27%) SRDF
8 1 (0.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 49 (13.28%) BMC PATROL
2 43 (11.65%) Control-M
3 23 (6.23%) Tivoli
4 21 (5.69%) SCOM
5 18 (4.88%) BladeLogic
5 18 (4.88%) HP SiteScope
6 17 (4.61%) MOM
7 16 (4.34%) logstash
8 15 (4.07%) OPNET
8 15 (4.07%) SCCM
9 13 (3.52%) Kibana
10 12 (3.25%) NetBackup
11 11 (2.98%) OpenView
12 9 (2.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 7 (1.90%) vRealize
14 6 (1.63%) Nagios
15 5 (1.36%) BMC Marimba
15 5 (1.36%) DameWare
15 5 (1.36%) Opsview
16 4 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 176 (47.70%) Remedy
2 73 (19.78%) Oracle
3 71 (19.24%) HP
4 67 (18.16%) VMware
5 55 (14.91%) Microsoft
6 39 (10.57%) Cisco
7 36 (9.76%) CA
8 28 (7.59%) ServiceNow
9 26 (7.05%) NetApp
10 25 (6.78%) IBM
11 24 (6.50%) Red Hat
12 21 (5.69%) Citrix
13 17 (4.61%) EMC
14 13 (3.52%) webMethods
15 12 (3.25%) CheckPoint
15 12 (3.25%) Digital Fuel
16 11 (2.98%) Atlassian
16 11 (2.98%) SAP
17 9 (2.44%) Symantec
17 9 (2.44%) Veritas
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