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 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BMC
Rank 368 360 343
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -17
Contract jobs citing BMC 227 213 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.44% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 0.96% 0.95% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 109 103
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 5
Average hourly rate £47.13 £20.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+135.62% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.13 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+135.62% +14.28%
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
23558 22470 24594
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 46.03% 46.69% 46.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13539 12788 12898
Average daily rate £390 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +3.33%
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 £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1040 1032 1243
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -0.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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 August 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
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 August 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 +34 130 £375 -16.66% 11
South East -29 32 £425 +21.42% 11
Yorkshire +1 17 £325 -13.33%
West Midlands 0 16 £344 -21.87% 2
North West -7 13 £400 +28.00%
East of England -34 4 - - 6
South West -39 2 - - 3
East Midlands - 2 £150 - 1
North East - - - -
BMC
UK

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 176 (48.35%) Remedy
1 176 (48.35%) Remedy ITSM
2 139 (38.19%) ITIL
3 110 (30.22%) ITSM
4 97 (26.65%) Windows
5 92 (25.27%) Service Management
6 85 (23.35%) Finance
7 74 (20.33%) HP
8 73 (20.05%) Microsoft
9 72 (19.78%) UNIX
9 72 (19.78%) SQL
10 71 (19.51%) Linux
11 61 (16.76%) Oracle
12 57 (15.66%) Security Cleared
13 53 (14.56%) SCOM
14 47 (12.91%) VMware
15 46 (12.64%) Banking
16 45 (12.36%) CMDB
17 43 (11.81%) Active Directory
18 42 (11.54%) BMC PATROL
19 40 (10.99%) Control-M
19 40 (10.99%) SC Cleared
20 39 (10.71%) Cisco
21 38 (10.44%) SLA
21 38 (10.44%) Oracle Database
22 34 (9.34%) VMware Infrastructure
23 32 (8.79%) PowerShell
24 31 (8.52%) SolarWinds
25 30 (8.24%) Remedy AR System
26 29 (7.97%) Degree

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 24 (6.59%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.75%) Apache
3 8 (2.20%) IIS
4 5 (1.37%) CICS
5 4 (1.10%) CMS
6 3 (0.82%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.55%) NetWeaver
7 2 (0.55%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.55%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.27%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
8 1 (0.27%) Moodle
8 1 (0.27%) Lync
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.27%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.27%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 24 (6.59%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.75%) MS Office
3 8 (2.20%) MS Project
4 6 (1.65%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 176 (48.35%) Remedy ITSM
2 30 (8.24%) Remedy AR System
3 3 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.92%) SaaS
3 2 (0.55%) PaaS
4 1 (0.27%) Office 365
4 1 (0.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.22%) SAN
1 19 (5.22%) Firewall
2 16 (4.40%) Cisco Nexus
3 14 (3.85%) DNS
4 12 (3.30%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (3.02%) WLAN
6 10 (2.75%) BGP
7 9 (2.47%) BIG-IP
8 7 (1.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 7 (1.92%) Network Security
9 6 (1.65%) EIGRP
9 6 (1.65%) DMZ
9 6 (1.65%) TCP/IP
10 5 (1.37%) DHCP
10 5 (1.37%) ADSL
10 5 (1.37%) Internet
10 5 (1.37%) NetScreen
10 5 (1.37%) OSPF
10 5 (1.37%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (1.10%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (10.44%) Oracle Database
2 28 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 21 (5.77%) SQL Server
3 21 (5.77%) Oracle Database 10g
4 19 (5.22%) RDBMS
4 19 (5.22%) Relational Database
5 10 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (2.20%) Oracle Exadata
6 8 (2.20%) DB2
6 8 (2.20%) Oracle9i Database
7 7 (1.92%) Sybase ASE
7 7 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 6 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.10%) Sybase IQ
9 4 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.82%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (1.10%) Toad
2 3 (0.82%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (0.82%) JIRA
2 3 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.55%) JUnit
3 2 (0.55%) Selenium
4 1 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.27%) PVCS
General
1 85 (23.35%) Finance
2 46 (12.64%) Banking
3 22 (6.04%) Financial Institution
4 18 (4.95%) Telecoms
5 16 (4.40%) Retail
6 9 (2.47%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.65%) Marketing
8 5 (1.37%) Publishing
8 5 (1.37%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.82%) Advertising
9 3 (0.82%) Electronics
9 3 (0.82%) International Banking
10 2 (0.55%) Back Office
10 2 (0.55%) Law
10 2 (0.55%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.27%) French Language
11 1 (0.27%) German Language
11 1 (0.27%) Legal
11 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 82 (22.53%) Analyst
2 47 (12.91%) Consultant
3 38 (10.44%) DBA
4 28 (7.69%) Developer
4 28 (7.69%) Architect
5 25 (6.87%) Service Analyst
6 22 (6.04%) Network Engineer
7 15 (4.12%) Administrator
7 15 (4.12%) Oracle DBA
8 12 (3.30%) SQL DBA
8 12 (3.30%) Business Analyst
8 12 (3.30%) Operations Analyst
8 12 (3.30%) Remedy Consultant
9 11 (3.02%) Network Specialist
10 10 (2.75%) Remedy Analyst
10 10 (2.75%) Support Analyst
10 10 (2.75%) Remedy Developer
10 10 (2.75%) Service Manager
11 9 (2.47%) Infrastructure Architect
12 8 (2.20%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (7.69%) CSS
2 27 (7.42%) HTML
3 23 (6.32%) Web Services
4 17 (4.67%) Middleware
5 10 (2.75%) XML
6 9 (2.47%) YUI
6 9 (2.47%) HTML5
7 7 (1.92%) .NET
8 6 (1.65%) ADO.NET
8 6 (1.65%) JSP
9 5 (1.37%) ISPF
9 5 (1.37%) Application Packaging
10 3 (0.82%) jQuery
10 3 (0.82%) Hibernate
10 3 (0.82%) Spring
10 3 (0.82%) Ajax
10 3 (0.82%) LESS
10 3 (0.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (0.82%) JDBC
11 2 (0.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 45 (12.36%) CMDB
2 24 (6.59%) Clustering
3 18 (4.95%) Management Information System
4 17 (4.67%) Hedge funds
5 13 (3.57%) Replication
6 9 (2.47%) Mainframe
7 6 (1.65%) Data Integration
8 5 (1.37%) IBM Mainframe
9 4 (1.10%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.10%) iPad
9 4 (1.10%) AS400
9 4 (1.10%) Blackberry
9 4 (1.10%) CCTV
10 3 (0.82%) DTV
10 3 (0.82%) Thin Client
10 3 (0.82%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.55%) DataPower
11 2 (0.55%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.55%) Taxonomies
12 1 (0.27%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 97 (26.65%) Windows
2 72 (19.78%) UNIX
3 71 (19.51%) Linux
4 27 (7.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (4.67%) Solaris
7 16 (4.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (3.85%) AIX
9 8 (2.20%) Windows 7
10 5 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (1.37%) SUSE
10 5 (1.37%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (1.10%) zOS
12 2 (0.55%) MVS
12 2 (0.55%) Windows NT
12 2 (0.55%) HPUX
13 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (38.19%) ITIL
2 110 (30.22%) ITSM
3 92 (25.27%) Service Management
4 28 (7.69%) Workflow
5 27 (7.42%) Change Management
5 27 (7.42%) User Acceptance Testing
6 26 (7.14%) Incident Management
7 25 (6.87%) Service Delivery
8 22 (6.04%) Configuration Management
8 22 (6.04%) Network Management
9 21 (5.77%) Network Monitoring
9 21 (5.77%) Knowledge Management
10 20 (5.49%) Project Management
11 18 (4.95%) Disaster Recovery
12 17 (4.67%) Migration
13 16 (4.40%) Asset Management
13 16 (4.40%) Capacity Management
14 15 (4.12%) Data Modelling
15 13 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
16 11 (3.02%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 72 (19.78%) SQL
2 32 (8.79%) PowerShell
3 26 (7.14%) Perl
4 23 (6.32%) JavaScript
5 22 (6.04%) Shell Script
6 14 (3.85%) VB
7 10 (2.75%) Java
7 10 (2.75%) C
8 8 (2.20%) T-SQL
8 8 (2.20%) VBScript
9 7 (1.92%) Python
10 6 (1.65%) JCL
10 6 (1.65%) Lisp
10 6 (1.65%) C#
11 5 (1.37%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.37%) REXX
12 2 (0.55%) PHP
13 1 (0.27%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.27%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 57 (15.66%) Security Cleared
2 40 (10.99%) SC Cleared
3 29 (7.97%) Degree
4 26 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (4.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 14 (3.85%) CCNP
6 14 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (2.75%) CCNA
8 8 (2.20%) CCDP
8 8 (2.20%) CISSP
8 8 (2.20%) CISM
9 6 (1.65%) CCSA
9 6 (1.65%) JNCIA
10 5 (1.37%) BC Cleared
11 3 (0.82%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.82%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.82%) RHCE
11 3 (0.82%) ISEB
11 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (10.44%) SLA
2 9 (2.47%) QA
3 6 (1.65%) GPG13
4 2 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.55%) COBIT
5 1 (0.27%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 43 (11.81%) Active Directory
2 34 (9.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (5.77%) Oracle RMAN
4 18 (4.95%) Oracle RAC
5 17 (4.67%) vSphere
6 15 (4.12%) VMware ESX
7 8 (2.20%) XenApp
8 6 (1.65%) XenDesktop
9 5 (1.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 5 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (1.10%) SRDF
10 4 (1.10%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 3 (0.82%) vCloud
12 1 (0.27%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 1 (0.27%) LiteSpeed
12 1 (0.27%) RACF
Systems Management
1 53 (14.56%) SCOM
2 42 (11.54%) BMC PATROL
3 40 (10.99%) Control-M
4 28 (7.69%) BladeLogic
5 23 (6.32%) SCCM
6 21 (5.77%) Data Guard
7 19 (5.22%) NetBackup
8 17 (4.67%) OPNET
9 13 (3.57%) Puppet
10 12 (3.30%) Nagios
11 9 (2.47%) SolarWinds Orion
11 9 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
11 9 (2.47%) SCOrch
12 8 (2.20%) SCSM
12 8 (2.20%) OpenView
13 7 (1.92%) Tivoli
13 7 (1.92%) HP SIM
14 6 (1.65%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
14 6 (1.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 5 (1.37%) MOM
Vendors
1 176 (48.35%) Remedy
2 74 (20.33%) HP
3 73 (20.05%) Microsoft
4 61 (16.76%) Oracle
5 47 (12.91%) VMware
6 39 (10.71%) Cisco
7 31 (8.52%) SolarWinds
8 29 (7.97%) Citrix
9 24 (6.59%) Red Hat
10 21 (5.77%) Veritas
10 21 (5.77%) F5
11 15 (4.12%) Altiris
11 15 (4.12%) IBM
12 14 (3.85%) EMC
13 13 (3.57%) ServiceNow
14 12 (3.30%) Intel
14 12 (3.30%) CheckPoint
15 11 (3.02%) TippingPoint
16 10 (2.75%) CA
16 10 (2.75%) Sun
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Greythorn
Rate: £45 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £340 - £350 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Telford
Orgtel
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Surrey
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £630 per day
Posted: 25 days ago