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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BMC
Rank 452 432 434
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +2
Contract jobs citing BMC 179 177 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.36% 0.34% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 0.80% 0.77% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 90 65
Median daily rate £363 £419 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.43% +17.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £311 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £532
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £394 £325
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +21.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Median hourly rate £17.38 £12.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.30% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.38 £12.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+36.30% -53.64%
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
22322 22856 21565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.71% 44.29% 44.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 13864 13738 12196
Median daily rate £410 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 736 998 991
Median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.08% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

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 23 July 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
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 23 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BMC within the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 0 39 £360 -7.09% 7
London -74 39 £463 +8.82% 9
North East - 36 £285 - 1
West Midlands +2 33 £388 +17.42% 3
Yorkshire +7 8 £430 +21.07% 2
North West -6 7 - -
South West +10 6 £193 -66.52%
East of England +17 5 £488 - 4
East Midlands 0 4 £381 -15.27%
BMC
UK

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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.

1 168 (43.98%) ITIL
2 162 (42.41%) Remedy
2 162 (42.41%) Remedy ITSM
3 125 (32.72%) Windows
4 113 (29.58%) ITSM
5 108 (28.27%) Oracle
6 104 (27.23%) Security Cleared
7 97 (25.39%) HP
8 95 (24.87%) Unix
9 91 (23.82%) SQL
10 87 (22.77%) Linux
11 81 (21.20%) Service Management
12 79 (20.68%) SC Cleared
13 69 (18.06%) Microsoft
14 68 (17.80%) Perl
15 63 (16.49%) Windows Server
16 61 (15.97%) TCP/IP
17 60 (15.71%) Finance
18 59 (15.45%) SQL Server
19 58 (15.18%) MS Excel
19 58 (15.18%) CA
19 58 (15.18%) Incident Management
20 57 (14.92%) CMDB
20 57 (14.92%) VMware
21 56 (14.66%) ServiceNow
22 55 (14.40%) Configuration Management
23 52 (13.61%) Analytical Skills
24 50 (13.09%) SLA
24 50 (13.09%) Cisco
25 49 (12.83%) DB2

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 26 (6.81%) SharePoint
2 17 (4.45%) Confluence
3 14 (3.66%) WebLogic
4 12 (3.14%) IIS
5 9 (2.36%) WebSphere
6 7 (1.83%) Apache
7 6 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (1.57%) IBM Notes
8 4 (1.05%) CMS
8 4 (1.05%) MS Exchange
8 4 (1.05%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (0.79%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.79%) iPlanet
9 3 (0.79%) MQSeries
9 3 (0.79%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.79%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.79%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (0.52%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 58 (15.18%) MS Excel
2 33 (8.64%) MS Office
3 16 (4.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.31%) Acrobat
5 3 (0.79%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 162 (42.41%) Remedy ITSM
2 12 (3.14%) Remedy AR System
3 8 (2.09%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (0.79%) BASE24
5 2 (0.52%) Primavera
5 2 (0.52%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.26%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.26%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.09%) SaaS
3 7 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.05%) IaaS
4 4 (1.05%) Office 365
4 4 (1.05%) PaaS
5 3 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.79%) Engine Yard
5 3 (0.79%) GitHub
5 3 (0.79%) Heroku
6 2 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.26%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 61 (15.97%) TCP/IP
2 46 (12.04%) Firewall
2 46 (12.04%) SAN
3 22 (5.76%) OSPF
4 21 (5.50%) BGP
4 21 (5.50%) BIG-IP
5 20 (5.24%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 19 (4.97%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (3.14%) NAS
8 11 (2.88%) FTP
8 11 (2.88%) WAN
9 8 (2.09%) Internet
9 8 (2.09%) SSH
10 7 (1.83%) LAN
11 6 (1.57%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (1.57%) SSL
11 6 (1.57%) Wireless
12 5 (1.31%) Intrusion Detection
12 5 (1.31%) Network Security
12 5 (1.31%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (15.45%) SQL Server
2 49 (12.83%) DB2
3 19 (4.97%) Oracle Database
4 8 (2.09%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (1.05%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.52%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.52%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.52%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.26%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.26%) MySQL
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.26%) Pentaho
7 1 (0.26%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 24 (6.28%) Subversion
2 20 (5.24%) Git (software)
3 18 (4.71%) JIRA
4 16 (4.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 16 (4.19%) ClearCase
4 16 (4.19%) ClearQuest
4 16 (4.19%) FishEye
4 16 (4.19%) GitLab
4 16 (4.19%) JIRA Agile
4 16 (4.19%) PVCS
4 16 (4.19%) Sonatype Nexus
5 14 (3.66%) Bitbucket
6 6 (1.57%) Jenkins
6 6 (1.57%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (0.79%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.26%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (0.26%) GoCD
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.26%) Rational DOORS
General
1 60 (15.71%) Finance
2 30 (7.85%) Telecoms
3 22 (5.76%) Banking
4 15 (3.93%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.31%) German Language
6 3 (0.79%) Legal
7 2 (0.52%) Electronics
7 2 (0.52%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.52%) Marketing
7 2 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.52%) Publishing
8 1 (0.26%) French Language
8 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.26%) Retail
8 1 (0.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 42 (10.99%) Analyst
2 41 (10.73%) Architect
3 34 (8.90%) Support Engineer
4 33 (8.64%) Consultant
5 31 (8.12%) Administrator
6 26 (6.81%) Developer
7 20 (5.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 20 (5.24%) Monitoring Engineer
8 18 (4.71%) Systems Administrator
9 16 (4.19%) Network Engineer
10 15 (3.93%) Service Analyst
11 14 (3.66%) Infrastructure Support
11 14 (3.66%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 14 (3.66%) Remedy Architect
11 14 (3.66%) Technical Architect
11 14 (3.66%) Technical Leader
12 13 (3.40%) Monitoring Specialist
13 12 (3.14%) Remedy Developer
13 12 (3.14%) Service Desk Analyst
14 11 (2.88%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (8.38%) Web Services
2 20 (5.24%) CSS
3 15 (3.93%) Middleware
4 14 (3.66%) XML
5 7 (1.83%) .NET
5 7 (1.83%) ISPF
6 6 (1.57%) ELK Stack
6 6 (1.57%) J2EE
7 5 (1.31%) HTML
7 5 (1.31%) IBM Integration Bus
8 3 (0.79%) .NET Framework
8 3 (0.79%) JSP
8 3 (0.79%) MCollective
8 3 (0.79%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 3 (0.79%) REST
9 2 (0.52%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (0.52%) SAP Basis
9 2 (0.52%) SOAP
9 2 (0.52%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (0.26%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 57 (14.92%) CMDB
2 52 (13.61%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (8.90%) Management Information System
4 28 (7.33%) User Experience
5 23 (6.02%) Data Centre
6 12 (3.14%) Hedge funds
6 12 (3.14%) Visualisation
7 11 (2.88%) Mainframe
7 11 (2.88%) Virtual Team
8 9 (2.36%) Clustering
9 8 (2.09%) Data Integration
9 8 (2.09%) Wiki
10 7 (1.83%) IBM Mainframe
11 6 (1.57%) Blackberry
11 6 (1.57%) Computer Science
11 6 (1.57%) Economics
11 6 (1.57%) PKI
12 4 (1.05%) CCTV
12 4 (1.05%) iPhone
12 4 (1.05%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 125 (32.72%) Windows
2 95 (24.87%) Unix
3 87 (22.77%) Linux
4 63 (16.49%) Windows Server
5 22 (5.76%) AIX
6 19 (4.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (3.14%) Solaris
7 12 (3.14%) Windows 7
8 9 (2.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (2.09%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (1.83%) MVS
10 7 (1.83%) zOS
11 6 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (1.31%) CentOS
12 5 (1.31%) Windows 2000
13 4 (1.05%) Windows 8
13 4 (1.05%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.79%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.79%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.52%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (43.98%) ITIL
2 113 (29.58%) ITSM
3 81 (21.20%) Service Management
4 58 (15.18%) Incident Management
5 55 (14.40%) Configuration Management
6 48 (12.57%) ITIL V3
7 41 (10.73%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (8.90%) Change Management
8 34 (8.90%) Mentoring
9 28 (7.33%) Root Cause Analysis
10 24 (6.28%) Problem Management
10 24 (6.28%) Service Delivery
11 23 (6.02%) Migration
11 23 (6.02%) Workflow
12 22 (5.76%) Server Monitoring
13 19 (4.97%) Data Modelling
14 18 (4.71%) Knowledge Management
14 18 (4.71%) Load Balancing
14 18 (4.71%) Network Management
14 18 (4.71%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 91 (23.82%) SQL
2 68 (17.80%) Perl
3 48 (12.57%) Shell Script
4 45 (11.78%) VB
5 25 (6.54%) Python
6 23 (6.02%) Java
7 21 (5.50%) PowerShell
8 16 (4.19%) PL/SQL
9 10 (2.62%) C
10 9 (2.36%) C#
11 8 (2.09%) VBA
12 7 (1.83%) Bash Shell
12 7 (1.83%) C++
12 7 (1.83%) JavaScript
12 7 (1.83%) JCL
12 7 (1.83%) REXX
12 7 (1.83%) VBScript
13 6 (1.57%) Ruby
14 4 (1.05%) Korn
15 3 (0.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 104 (27.23%) Security Cleared
2 79 (20.68%) SC Cleared
3 30 (7.85%) ITIL Certification
4 26 (6.81%) BPSS Clearance
5 23 (6.02%) Degree
6 22 (5.76%) AAT
7 16 (4.19%) CCNP
7 16 (4.19%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (2.09%) CISSP
9 7 (1.83%) CISM
10 6 (1.57%) CCNA
10 6 (1.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (1.31%) CCDP
11 5 (1.31%) IISP
12 3 (0.79%) AWS Certification
12 3 (0.79%) BC Cleared
12 3 (0.79%) CCSA
12 3 (0.79%) CCSE
13 2 (0.52%) CTC Cleared
13 2 (0.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (13.09%) SLA
2 8 (2.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.57%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.31%) GPG13
4 5 (1.31%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 5 (1.31%) QA
5 4 (1.05%) COBIT
6 3 (0.79%) JSP 440
6 3 (0.79%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.26%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.26%) FIPS 140-2
8 1 (0.26%) ISO22301
System Software
1 44 (11.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (4.19%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.83%) Firmware
3 7 (1.83%) Time Sharing Option
3 7 (1.83%) VMware Workstation
3 7 (1.83%) XenApp
4 5 (1.31%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.31%) vSphere
5 4 (1.05%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.05%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.79%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (0.79%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.52%) Samba
7 2 (0.52%) Sendmail
7 2 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.26%) SRDF
8 1 (0.26%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 44 (11.52%) Control-M
1 44 (11.52%) Tivoli
2 41 (10.73%) MOM
3 38 (9.95%) HP SiteScope
4 35 (9.16%) BMC PATROL
5 27 (7.07%) OPNET
6 20 (5.24%) SCOM
7 17 (4.45%) SCCM
8 12 (3.14%) BladeLogic
9 11 (2.88%) OpenView
10 10 (2.62%) NetBackup
10 10 (2.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 7 (1.83%) logstash
11 7 (1.83%) Nagios
12 6 (1.57%) EMC NetWorker
12 6 (1.57%) Kibana
12 6 (1.57%) Puppet
13 5 (1.31%) Ansible
13 5 (1.31%) HP UCMDB
13 5 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 162 (42.41%) Remedy
2 108 (28.27%) Oracle
3 97 (25.39%) HP
4 69 (18.06%) Microsoft
5 58 (15.18%) CA
6 57 (14.92%) VMware
7 56 (14.66%) ServiceNow
8 50 (13.09%) Cisco
9 28 (7.33%) IBM
10 25 (6.54%) CheckPoint
10 25 (6.54%) F5
11 24 (6.28%) SolarWinds
12 22 (5.76%) Red Hat
13 20 (5.24%) Riverbed
14 18 (4.71%) Fortinet
15 17 (4.45%) Juniper
16 16 (4.19%) Atlassian
16 16 (4.19%) Citrix
17 15 (3.93%) Nokia
18 14 (3.66%) SAP
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