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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BMC
Rank 406 396 396
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Contract jobs citing BMC 169 171 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.35% 0.36% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.76% 0.80% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 107 52
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£413 £413 £399
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £45.00 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.11% +239.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £45.00 £13.25
% change year-on-year
-61.11% +239.62%
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
22109 21507 19301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.47% 45.48% 46.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 12853 12106 10598
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 952 996 1103
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.41 £11.15 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

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 27 March 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
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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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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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 +5 68 £415 -2.35% 16
South East -33 48 £400 -3.03% 18
Yorkshire -13 13 £350 -22.22% 2
East of England +9 11 £449 +8.78% 7
North West -10 11 £475 +21.79% 2
West Midlands -17 11 £450 +28.57% 3
East Midlands -1 6 £425 +41.66%
Midlands - - - -
South West - - - - 1
BMC
UK

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 154 (44.90%) Remedy
1 154 (44.90%) Remedy ITSM
2 146 (42.57%) ITIL
3 93 (27.11%) Service Management
4 83 (24.20%) ITSM
5 78 (22.74%) Windows
5 78 (22.74%) HP
6 77 (22.45%) Finance
7 72 (20.99%) Cisco
8 63 (18.37%) Microsoft
9 61 (17.78%) SQL
10 53 (15.45%) VMware
11 52 (15.16%) Oracle
12 49 (14.29%) F5
13 48 (13.99%) Security Cleared
14 45 (13.12%) UNIX
15 44 (12.83%) CMDB
16 43 (12.54%) Linux
17 42 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
18 40 (11.66%) Project Management
18 40 (11.66%) Analytical Skills
19 38 (11.08%) SC Cleared
20 35 (10.20%) Cisco ASA
20 35 (10.20%) CA
21 33 (9.62%) Firewall
22 32 (9.33%) Cisco Certification
23 31 (9.04%) Active Directory
23 31 (9.04%) Stakeholder Management
23 31 (9.04%) Service Delivery
23 31 (9.04%) Change Management

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 16 (4.66%) WebLogic
2 12 (3.50%) CMS
3 10 (2.92%) SharePoint
4 9 (2.62%) CICS
5 7 (2.04%) Apache
6 3 (0.87%) IIS
6 3 (0.87%) JBoss
7 2 (0.58%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.58%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.58%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.58%) Confluence
8 1 (0.29%) AquaLogic Service Bus
8 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.29%) MQSeries
Applications
1 27 (7.87%) MS Office
2 24 (7.00%) MS Excel
3 14 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 154 (44.90%) Remedy ITSM
2 14 (4.08%) Remedy AR System
3 4 (1.17%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.58%) Summit
6 1 (0.29%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.29%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.33%) IaaS
2 6 (1.75%) SaaS
3 5 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.17%) PaaS
5 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 35 (10.20%) Cisco ASA
2 33 (9.62%) Firewall
3 27 (7.87%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 25 (7.29%) DNS
5 24 (7.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 21 (6.12%) BGP
7 20 (5.83%) WLAN
8 18 (5.25%) DHCP
8 18 (5.25%) TCP/IP
9 14 (4.08%) EIGRP
9 14 (4.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 13 (3.79%) WAN
10 13 (3.79%) LAN
11 12 (3.50%) VPN
12 10 (2.92%) SAN
12 10 (2.92%) DMVPN
13 9 (2.62%) DMZ
13 9 (2.62%) BIG-IP
14 8 (2.33%) MPLS
14 8 (2.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (7.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.37%) DB2
3 10 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (2.04%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.46%) Star Schema
7 4 (1.17%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.17%) MySQL
7 4 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.87%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.87%) MS Access
8 3 (0.87%) OLTP
9 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.58%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 8 (2.33%) LoadRunner
2 5 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.58%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (0.58%) Artifactory
3 2 (0.58%) Lombardi
3 2 (0.58%) JIRA
4 1 (0.29%) ERwin
4 1 (0.29%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.29%) Eclipse
General
1 77 (22.45%) Finance
2 26 (7.58%) Banking
3 25 (7.29%) Telecoms
4 12 (3.50%) Retail
5 9 (2.62%) Financial Institution
6 8 (2.33%) Legal
7 7 (2.04%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.46%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.87%) Marketing
9 3 (0.87%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.87%) Electronics
10 2 (0.58%) Billing
10 2 (0.58%) Local Government
11 1 (0.29%) International Banking
11 1 (0.29%) French Language
11 1 (0.29%) Advertising
11 1 (0.29%) Publishing
11 1 (0.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 45 (13.12%) Analyst
2 41 (11.95%) Developer
2 41 (11.95%) Consultant
3 30 (8.75%) Architect
4 29 (8.45%) Network Engineer
5 20 (5.83%) Project Manager
6 17 (4.96%) Remedy Developer
7 16 (4.66%) Infrastructure Manager
7 16 (4.66%) Administrator
8 14 (4.08%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 14 (4.08%) DBA
9 12 (3.50%) Designer
9 12 (3.50%) ServiceNow Developer
10 11 (3.21%) Design Engineer
10 11 (3.21%) Network Design Engineer
11 10 (2.92%) Remedy Consultant
11 10 (2.92%) DB2 DBA
11 10 (2.92%) Service Manager
12 9 (2.62%) Business Analyst
12 9 (2.62%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (8.75%) Web Services
2 24 (7.00%) Middleware
3 23 (6.71%) XML
3 23 (6.71%) CSS
4 15 (4.37%) HTML
5 6 (1.75%) SOAP
6 3 (0.87%) XSLT
6 3 (0.87%) XHTML
6 3 (0.87%) YUI
6 3 (0.87%) Ajax
6 3 (0.87%) Catalyst
7 2 (0.58%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (0.58%) Drools
7 2 (0.58%) Flash
7 2 (0.58%) .NET
7 2 (0.58%) J2EE
8 1 (0.29%) XSL
8 1 (0.29%) JMS
8 1 (0.29%) Java RMI
8 1 (0.29%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 44 (12.83%) CMDB
2 40 (11.66%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (4.96%) Management Information System
4 15 (4.37%) Mainframe
5 11 (3.21%) User Experience
6 8 (2.33%) FlexPod
6 8 (2.33%) Blackberry
7 7 (2.04%) Data Integration
7 7 (2.04%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.75%) iPad
8 6 (1.75%) Clustering
9 5 (1.46%) Visualisation
10 4 (1.17%) Fat Client
10 4 (1.17%) iPhone
10 4 (1.17%) Thin Client
11 3 (0.87%) AS400
11 3 (0.87%) DTV
11 3 (0.87%) iSeries
11 3 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.58%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 78 (22.74%) Windows
2 45 (13.12%) UNIX
3 43 (12.54%) Linux
4 27 (7.87%) Solaris
5 18 (5.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (3.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (2.92%) AIX
7 10 (2.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (2.62%) zOS
9 8 (2.33%) Windows 7
10 7 (2.04%) Windows XP
11 6 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (1.17%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (1.17%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.87%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.58%) VMS
14 2 (0.58%) HPUX
15 1 (0.29%) OS/390
15 1 (0.29%) BlackBerry OS
15 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (42.57%) ITIL
2 93 (27.11%) Service Management
3 83 (24.20%) ITSM
4 40 (11.66%) Project Management
5 31 (9.04%) Service Delivery
5 31 (9.04%) Change Management
5 31 (9.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (6.12%) Workflow
6 21 (6.12%) Incident Management
7 20 (5.83%) Network Design
8 19 (5.54%) Capacity Management
9 18 (5.25%) Performance Management
10 17 (4.96%) ITIL V3
11 15 (4.37%) Root Cause Analysis
11 15 (4.37%) Migration
12 14 (4.08%) Problem Management
13 13 (3.79%) Unit Testing
13 13 (3.79%) Network Monitoring
14 12 (3.50%) Performance Monitoring
14 12 (3.50%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (17.78%) SQL
2 24 (7.00%) PowerShell
3 20 (5.83%) Java
4 19 (5.54%) Perl
5 13 (3.79%) Lisp
6 12 (3.50%) Shell Script
7 9 (2.62%) VBScript
8 8 (2.33%) PL/SQL
8 8 (2.33%) VBA
9 7 (2.04%) VB
10 6 (1.75%) COBOL
11 4 (1.17%) JavaScript
11 4 (1.17%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.17%) Python
12 3 (0.87%) Jython
13 2 (0.58%) Korn
13 2 (0.58%) Bourne shell
13 2 (0.58%) C-shell
13 2 (0.58%) Groovy
13 2 (0.58%) C
Qualifications
1 48 (13.99%) Security Cleared
2 38 (11.08%) SC Cleared
3 32 (9.33%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (8.16%) CCNP
5 16 (4.66%) CCDP
6 14 (4.08%) Degree
7 9 (2.62%) CCNA
8 8 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (2.04%) CISM
9 7 (2.04%) CISSP
10 6 (1.75%) CCSE
11 5 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.87%) ISEB
12 3 (0.87%) CCA
12 3 (0.87%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (0.87%) MCP
12 3 (0.87%) JNCIA
12 3 (0.87%) CCSA
12 3 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (0.87%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.62%) QA
2 4 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.87%) SLA
4 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 42 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (9.04%) Active Directory
3 14 (4.08%) vSphere
4 13 (3.79%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (2.62%) vCloud
6 7 (2.04%) XenApp
6 7 (2.04%) VMware ESX
6 7 (2.04%) Hyper-V
6 7 (2.04%) ProxySG
7 3 (0.87%) Xen
8 2 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.29%) Postfix
9 1 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.29%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.29%) XenServer
9 1 (0.29%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 27 (7.87%) Control-M
2 23 (6.71%) SCCM
3 22 (6.41%) SCOM
3 22 (6.41%) OPNET
3 22 (6.41%) BMC PATROL
4 13 (3.79%) BladeLogic
5 11 (3.21%) OpenView
6 10 (2.92%) Tivoli
7 7 (2.04%) NetBackup
7 7 (2.04%) Cisco CUCM
8 6 (1.75%) Backup Exec
9 5 (1.46%) Puppet
9 5 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (1.46%) SCOrch
10 4 (1.17%) SCSM
10 4 (1.17%) SolarWinds Orion
10 4 (1.17%) MAINVIEW
11 3 (0.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 3 (0.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (0.87%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 154 (44.90%) Remedy
2 78 (22.74%) HP
3 72 (20.99%) Cisco
4 63 (18.37%) Microsoft
5 53 (15.45%) VMware
6 52 (15.16%) Oracle
7 49 (14.29%) F5
8 35 (10.20%) CA
9 27 (7.87%) Citrix
10 25 (7.29%) EMC
11 21 (6.12%) Blue Coat
12 20 (5.83%) SolarWinds
13 17 (4.96%) CheckPoint
13 17 (4.96%) Juniper
14 16 (4.66%) ServiceNow
14 16 (4.66%) TippingPoint
15 15 (4.37%) IBM
15 15 (4.37%) NetApp
16 14 (4.08%) Red Hat
17 13 (3.79%) SAP
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