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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BMC over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
BMC
UK / England
Rank 470 438 422
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -16
Contract jobs citing BMC 100 154 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.33% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 0.54% 0.77% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 80 77
Median daily rate £450 £414 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.76% -2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £137 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 5
Median hourly rate £12.50 £55.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.27% +46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £50.00 £20.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £67.50 £54.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £55.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-77.27% +46.66%

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
18454 20034 21250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.24% 43.04% 45.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 11469 11924 12702
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 657 803 944
Median hourly rate £19.77 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.14% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.25 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.63 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

BMC
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing BMC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BMC within the England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +5 38 £450 +11.11% 2
London -18 28 £463 -0.53% 4
East Midlands +13 12 £513 +279.62%
West Midlands -2 10 £425 +9.67% 2
Yorkshire +15 6 £425 -5.55%
East of England -4 5 - - 3
North West +26 2 £363 -19.44% 1
South West +7 2 - - 1
BMC
UK

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BMC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for BMC.

1 131 (51.98%) ITIL
2 107 (42.46%) Remedy
2 107 (42.46%) Remedy ITSM
3 80 (31.75%) Windows
4 68 (26.98%) Service Management
5 65 (25.79%) HP
6 64 (25.40%) ITSM
7 63 (25.00%) CA
8 62 (24.60%) SQL
8 62 (24.60%) Oracle
9 54 (21.43%) Linux
10 53 (21.03%) Microsoft
11 51 (20.24%) Security Cleared
12 49 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
13 46 (18.25%) Unix
14 45 (17.86%) ServiceNow
15 43 (17.06%) CMDB
16 39 (15.48%) SC Cleared
16 39 (15.48%) JavaScript
17 38 (15.08%) Web Services
18 37 (14.68%) Finance
19 34 (13.49%) XML
19 34 (13.49%) Cisco
19 34 (13.49%) ITIL V3
20 32 (12.70%) VMware
21 29 (11.51%) Firewall
21 29 (11.51%) Workflow
21 29 (11.51%) IBM
21 29 (11.51%) Active Directory
21 29 (11.51%) SQL Server

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (5.95%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.37%) WebLogic
3 9 (3.57%) IIS
4 7 (2.78%) CMS
5 6 (2.38%) Oracle UPK
6 4 (1.59%) NetWeaver
7 3 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.19%) iPlanet
7 3 (1.19%) MQSeries
7 3 (1.19%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.19%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.79%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.79%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (5.16%) MS Office
2 12 (4.76%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.40%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 107 (42.46%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (2.38%) Primavera
2 6 (2.38%) Remedy AR System
3 5 (1.98%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.40%) assyst
4 1 (0.40%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.35%) IaaS
2 14 (5.56%) SaaS
3 12 (4.76%) PaaS
4 9 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (2.38%) GitHub
5 6 (2.38%) Office 365
5 6 (2.38%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (11.51%) Firewall
2 17 (6.75%) DNS
3 15 (5.95%) TCP/IP
4 13 (5.16%) SAN
5 11 (4.37%) BIG-IP
5 11 (4.37%) NAS
6 10 (3.97%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 9 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (3.57%) OSPF
8 8 (3.17%) BGP
8 8 (3.17%) SSH
9 7 (2.78%) HTTP
9 7 (2.78%) Kerberos
9 7 (2.78%) Network Security
10 6 (2.38%) FTP
10 6 (2.38%) HTTPS
10 6 (2.38%) LDAP
11 5 (1.98%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (1.98%) Internet
11 5 (1.98%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (11.51%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.14%) DB2
3 15 (5.95%) Oracle Database
4 9 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (2.78%) MySQL
5 7 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.38%) OLTP
7 4 (1.59%) SAP BW
8 3 (1.19%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.19%) Star Schema
9 2 (0.79%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.79%) Power BI
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (2.78%) Jenkins
1 7 (2.78%) MSI
1 7 (2.78%) NUnit
1 7 (2.78%) Selenium
1 7 (2.78%) SpecFlow
1 7 (2.78%) Visual Studio
1 7 (2.78%) WiX
2 4 (1.59%) JIRA
3 2 (0.79%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.40%) Subversion
General
1 37 (14.68%) Finance
2 19 (7.54%) Banking
3 17 (6.75%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.57%) Retail
5 5 (1.98%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.59%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.79%) Legal
9 1 (0.40%) German Language
9 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.40%) Military
Job Titles
1 35 (13.89%) Consultant
2 33 (13.10%) Developer
3 31 (12.30%) Analyst
4 19 (7.54%) Architect
5 17 (6.75%) ServiceNow Developer
6 16 (6.35%) Service Manager
7 15 (5.95%) Automation Engineer
8 14 (5.56%) Project Manager
9 12 (4.76%) Administrator
10 10 (3.97%) Network Engineer
11 9 (3.57%) Server Engineer
11 9 (3.57%) Service Analyst
12 8 (3.17%) .NET Developer
12 8 (3.17%) Solutions Architect
13 7 (2.78%) Business Analyst
13 7 (2.78%) SAP Consultant
14 6 (2.38%) Infrastructure Architect
14 6 (2.38%) Infrastructure Manager
14 6 (2.38%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
14 6 (2.38%) ITSM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (15.08%) Web Services
2 34 (13.49%) XML
3 27 (10.71%) Middleware
4 19 (7.54%) SOAP
5 17 (6.75%) CSS
6 14 (5.56%) REST
7 13 (5.16%) XML Schema
7 13 (5.16%) XSL
8 9 (3.57%) .NET
8 9 (3.57%) .NET Framework
9 8 (3.17%) ASP.NET
9 8 (3.17%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (3.17%) Breeze.js
9 8 (3.17%) Durandal
9 8 (3.17%) HTML
9 8 (3.17%) jQuery
9 8 (3.17%) KnockoutJS
9 8 (3.17%) React
9 8 (3.17%) SAML
10 7 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 43 (17.06%) CMDB
2 21 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (7.54%) Data Centre
4 14 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 11 (4.37%) Public Cloud
6 9 (3.57%) User Experience
7 7 (2.78%) Visualisation
8 6 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.38%) Fat Client
8 6 (2.38%) Mobile Payment
8 6 (2.38%) PKI
8 6 (2.38%) Thin Client
8 6 (2.38%) Virtual Team
9 5 (1.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.59%) Data Integration
10 4 (1.59%) Derivative
10 4 (1.59%) Equity Derivative
10 4 (1.59%) Mainframe
11 3 (1.19%) Hedge funds
11 3 (1.19%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 80 (31.75%) Windows
2 54 (21.43%) Linux
3 46 (18.25%) Unix
4 26 (10.32%) Windows Server
5 16 (6.35%) AIX
6 15 (5.95%) Solaris
7 12 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (4.37%) Windows 7
8 11 (4.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (4.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (1.59%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.19%) SUSE
10 3 (1.19%) Windows 2000
10 3 (1.19%) zOS
11 2 (0.79%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.79%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.79%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.79%) Windows NT
11 2 (0.79%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (51.98%) ITIL
2 68 (26.98%) Service Management
3 64 (25.40%) ITSM
4 49 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (13.49%) ITIL V3
6 29 (11.51%) Workflow
7 23 (9.13%) Change Management
7 23 (9.13%) DevOps
8 22 (8.73%) Project Management
9 18 (7.14%) Scrum
9 18 (7.14%) Service Design
9 18 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (5.16%) High Availability
10 13 (5.16%) Incident Management
10 13 (5.16%) Knowledge Management
10 13 (5.16%) PRINCE2
11 12 (4.76%) Configuration Management
11 12 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (4.37%) User Stories
13 10 (3.97%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 62 (24.60%) SQL
2 39 (15.48%) JavaScript
3 19 (7.54%) Java
3 19 (7.54%) PowerShell
4 17 (6.75%) Python
5 16 (6.35%) Perl
5 16 (6.35%) VB
6 14 (5.56%) Jython
7 10 (3.97%) C#
7 10 (3.97%) Shell Script
8 7 (2.78%) T-SQL
8 7 (2.78%) TypeScript
9 5 (1.98%) Korn
9 5 (1.98%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.59%) ANSI SQL
11 3 (1.19%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.19%) C
12 2 (0.79%) PHP
12 2 (0.79%) REXX
13 1 (0.40%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 51 (20.24%) Security Cleared
2 39 (15.48%) SC Cleared
3 12 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
4 9 (3.57%) DV Cleared
5 7 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (2.38%) CCNP
6 6 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (2.38%) MOS
7 4 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.79%) APMP
9 2 (0.79%) CCNA
9 2 (0.79%) Degree
9 2 (0.79%) MCP
9 2 (0.79%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.79%) PMP
10 1 (0.40%) CCDP
10 1 (0.40%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.40%) MCDST
10 1 (0.40%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.76%) SLA
2 4 (1.59%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.19%) JSP 440
3 3 (1.19%) QA
4 2 (0.79%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (11.51%) Active Directory
2 20 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.38%) Docker
3 6 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (1.19%) vSphere
5 2 (0.79%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.79%) NFS
5 2 (0.79%) Samba
5 2 (0.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (0.79%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (0.79%) XenApp
6 1 (0.40%) KVM
6 1 (0.40%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 24 (9.52%) Control-M
2 23 (9.13%) Puppet
3 21 (8.33%) Tivoli
4 20 (7.94%) BladeLogic
5 16 (6.35%) SCOrch
6 13 (5.16%) SCCM
7 12 (4.76%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 11 (4.37%) BMC PATROL
9 10 (3.97%) OpenView
9 10 (3.97%) OPNET
10 9 (3.57%) CA Spectrum
11 8 (3.17%) HP SiteScope
11 8 (3.17%) McAfee ePO
11 8 (3.17%) MOM
12 7 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
13 6 (2.38%) NetBackup
13 6 (2.38%) Norton AntiVirus
14 5 (1.98%) Ansible
15 4 (1.59%) HP UCMDB
15 4 (1.59%) Terraform
Vendors
1 107 (42.46%) Remedy
2 65 (25.79%) HP
3 63 (25.00%) CA
4 62 (24.60%) Oracle
5 53 (21.03%) Microsoft
6 45 (17.86%) ServiceNow
7 34 (13.49%) Cisco
8 32 (12.70%) VMware
9 29 (11.51%) IBM
10 18 (7.14%) SolarWinds
10 18 (7.14%) Splunk
11 17 (6.75%) CheckPoint
11 17 (6.75%) Intel Security
12 16 (6.35%) F5
13 14 (5.56%) Dell
14 12 (4.76%) Fortinet
14 12 (4.76%) Symantec
15 11 (4.37%) Riverbed
16 10 (3.97%) Sun
17 8 (3.17%) SAP
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