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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BMC
Rank 403 409 401
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing BMC 184 171 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.36% 0.33% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.80% 0.73% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 103 63
Average daily rate
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£425 £413 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £313 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £500 £623
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £411
% change year-on-year
- -2.73%
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
23060 23462 20410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.55% 45.66% 46.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13389 13412 11202
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £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 997 1033 1135
Average hourly rate £17.87 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £41.00 £39.37
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +4 66 £445 +1.13% 10
South East -15 58 £400 -3.03% 11
North West -4 14 £475 +16.56% 1
West Midlands -26 14 £450 +28.57% 2
Yorkshire -14 13 £350 -26.31%
East of England +23 12 £425 +3.03% 8
East Midlands +8 6 £425 +41.66%
South West - - - -
BMC
UK

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 162 (46.82%) ITIL
2 150 (43.35%) Remedy
2 150 (43.35%) Remedy ITSM
3 100 (28.90%) Service Management
4 94 (27.17%) ITSM
5 85 (24.57%) HP
6 80 (23.12%) Finance
7 74 (21.39%) Windows
8 73 (21.10%) Cisco
9 72 (20.81%) SQL
10 70 (20.23%) Microsoft
11 55 (15.90%) CMDB
12 54 (15.61%) Security Cleared
13 49 (14.16%) Oracle
14 47 (13.58%) VMware
15 46 (13.29%) CA
16 43 (12.43%) Project Management
16 43 (12.43%) Linux
16 43 (12.43%) SC Cleared
16 43 (12.43%) F5
17 40 (11.56%) UNIX
18 39 (11.27%) Service Delivery
18 39 (11.27%) VMware Infrastructure
19 38 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
20 36 (10.40%) Web Services
20 36 (10.40%) CSS
21 35 (10.12%) XML
22 34 (9.83%) Change Management
23 31 (8.96%) Firewall
23 31 (8.96%) Cisco ASA

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 24 (6.94%) CMS
2 15 (4.34%) WebLogic
3 9 (2.60%) SharePoint
3 9 (2.60%) CICS
4 8 (2.31%) Apache
5 3 (0.87%) JBoss
6 2 (0.58%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.58%) Confluence
6 2 (0.58%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.58%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.29%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.29%) IIS
7 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 28 (8.09%) MS Office
2 26 (7.51%) MS Excel
3 14 (4.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 150 (43.35%) Remedy ITSM
2 14 (4.05%) Remedy AR System
3 4 (1.16%) 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%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.02%) IaaS
2 5 (1.45%) SaaS
3 4 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.87%) PaaS
5 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 31 (8.96%) Firewall
1 31 (8.96%) Cisco ASA
2 24 (6.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 22 (6.36%) Cisco Nexus
3 22 (6.36%) DNS
4 18 (5.20%) TCP/IP
4 18 (5.20%) BGP
5 17 (4.91%) DHCP
5 17 (4.91%) WLAN
6 15 (4.34%) WAN
6 15 (4.34%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 14 (4.05%) LAN
8 12 (3.47%) VPN
8 12 (3.47%) EIGRP
9 10 (2.89%) SAN
9 10 (2.89%) BIG-IP
9 10 (2.89%) DMVPN
10 9 (2.60%) MPLS
11 8 (2.31%) LDAP
12 7 (2.02%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (6.65%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.05%) DB2
3 9 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (2.60%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (1.73%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (1.73%) RDBMS
5 6 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.45%) Star Schema
6 5 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.16%) Pentaho
7 4 (1.16%) MySQL
8 3 (0.87%) MS Access
8 3 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.87%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.58%) OLTP
9 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.29%) Data Mart
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 8 (2.31%) LoadRunner
2 5 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.87%) MSI
4 2 (0.58%) InstallShield
4 2 (0.58%) AdminStudio
4 2 (0.58%) Lombardi
4 2 (0.58%) JIRA
4 2 (0.58%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (0.58%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.29%) ERwin
5 1 (0.29%) Eclipse
General
1 80 (23.12%) Finance
2 23 (6.65%) Banking
3 22 (6.36%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.60%) Financial Institution
5 8 (2.31%) Retail
5 8 (2.31%) Legal
6 7 (2.02%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.16%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.87%) Marketing
8 3 (0.87%) Spanish Language
8 3 (0.87%) Electronics
9 2 (0.58%) Local Government
10 1 (0.29%) International Banking
10 1 (0.29%) French Language
10 1 (0.29%) Billing
10 1 (0.29%) Publishing
10 1 (0.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 51 (14.74%) Developer
2 44 (12.72%) Consultant
3 43 (12.43%) Analyst
4 25 (7.23%) Network Engineer
5 23 (6.65%) Architect
6 22 (6.36%) ServiceNow Developer
7 20 (5.78%) Project Manager
7 20 (5.78%) Administrator
8 17 (4.91%) Remedy Developer
9 16 (4.62%) Infrastructure Manager
9 16 (4.62%) Service Manager
10 14 (4.05%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 13 (3.76%) Systems Administrator
12 12 (3.47%) DBA
13 11 (3.18%) Business Analyst
14 9 (2.60%) DB2 DBA
14 9 (2.60%) Designer
15 8 (2.31%) Remedy Consultant
16 7 (2.02%) Network Design Engineer
16 7 (2.02%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (10.40%) CSS
1 36 (10.40%) Web Services
2 35 (10.12%) XML
3 30 (8.67%) HTML
4 25 (7.23%) Middleware
5 6 (1.73%) SOAP
6 5 (1.45%) Catalyst
7 4 (1.16%) YUI
7 4 (1.16%) HTML5
7 4 (1.16%) Twisted
8 3 (0.87%) SAP PI
8 3 (0.87%) XSLT
8 3 (0.87%) Ajax
8 3 (0.87%) Application Packaging
8 3 (0.87%) XHTML
9 2 (0.58%) Flash
9 2 (0.58%) .NET
9 2 (0.58%) J2EE
9 2 (0.58%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (0.58%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 55 (15.90%) CMDB
2 38 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (7.80%) Management Information System
4 14 (4.05%) Mainframe
5 8 (2.31%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.31%) FlexPod
5 8 (2.31%) User Experience
6 7 (2.02%) Data Integration
6 7 (2.02%) Blackberry
7 5 (1.45%) iPad
7 5 (1.45%) BYOD
8 4 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.16%) iPhone
8 4 (1.16%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.16%) Thin Client
8 4 (1.16%) Fat Client
8 4 (1.16%) Clustering
9 3 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (0.87%) AS400
9 3 (0.87%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 74 (21.39%) Windows
2 43 (12.43%) Linux
3 40 (11.56%) UNIX
4 25 (7.23%) Solaris
5 15 (4.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (3.47%) AIX
7 11 (3.18%) Windows 7
7 11 (3.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (2.60%) zOS
9 8 (2.31%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (2.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (2.02%) Windows XP
11 4 (1.16%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.87%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.87%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.58%) HPUX
14 1 (0.29%) OS/390
14 1 (0.29%) VMS
14 1 (0.29%) MVS
14 1 (0.29%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (46.82%) ITIL
2 100 (28.90%) Service Management
3 94 (27.17%) ITSM
4 43 (12.43%) Project Management
5 39 (11.27%) Service Delivery
6 34 (9.83%) Change Management
7 29 (8.38%) Workflow
7 29 (8.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 24 (6.94%) Unit Testing
9 21 (6.07%) Capacity Management
10 19 (5.49%) Incident Management
11 18 (5.20%) Knowledge Management
12 17 (4.91%) Performance Management
12 17 (4.91%) Asset Management
12 17 (4.91%) ITIL V3
13 16 (4.62%) Content Management
13 16 (4.62%) Network Design
14 15 (4.34%) Migration
15 14 (4.05%) Root Cause Analysis
16 13 (3.76%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (20.81%) SQL
2 29 (8.38%) Java
3 26 (7.51%) PowerShell
4 16 (4.62%) Perl
5 12 (3.47%) VBScript
6 11 (3.18%) Lisp
7 8 (2.31%) VBA
7 8 (2.31%) PL/SQL
8 7 (2.02%) Shell Script
9 6 (1.73%) Python
9 6 (1.73%) VB
9 6 (1.73%) COBOL
10 5 (1.45%) JavaScript
11 4 (1.16%) Jython
12 3 (0.87%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.58%) PHP
13 2 (0.58%) C
13 2 (0.58%) Korn
13 2 (0.58%) Groovy
13 2 (0.58%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 54 (15.61%) Security Cleared
2 43 (12.43%) SC Cleared
3 26 (7.51%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (6.94%) CCNP
5 16 (4.62%) Degree
6 12 (3.47%) CCDP
7 8 (2.31%) CCNA
7 8 (2.31%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.73%) CCSE
9 5 (1.45%) CISM
9 5 (1.45%) CISSP
9 5 (1.45%) ISEB
10 4 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.87%) CCA
11 3 (0.87%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (0.87%) MCITP
11 3 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.58%) MCP
12 2 (0.58%) MCSE
12 2 (0.58%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.31%) SLA
2 6 (1.73%) QA
3 4 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 39 (11.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (8.09%) Active Directory
3 12 (3.47%) vSphere
4 11 (3.18%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (2.31%) vCloud
6 7 (2.02%) XenApp
6 7 (2.02%) VMware ESX
6 7 (2.02%) Hyper-V
7 6 (1.73%) ProxySG
8 4 (1.16%) Docker
9 3 (0.87%) Xen
9 3 (0.87%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.29%) Postfix
11 1 (0.29%) Firmware
11 1 (0.29%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.29%) XenServer
11 1 (0.29%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 22 (6.36%) Control-M
1 22 (6.36%) SCCM
2 21 (6.07%) SCOM
3 19 (5.49%) OPNET
3 19 (5.49%) BMC PATROL
4 14 (4.05%) BladeLogic
5 9 (2.60%) Tivoli
6 7 (2.02%) NetBackup
6 7 (2.02%) SCOrch
7 6 (1.73%) SCSM
7 6 (1.73%) Cisco CUCM
7 6 (1.73%) Zenoss
7 6 (1.73%) SolarWinds Orion
7 6 (1.73%) Backup Exec
7 6 (1.73%) Nagios
7 6 (1.73%) OpenView
8 4 (1.16%) CiscoWorks
8 4 (1.16%) Tivoli NetView
8 4 (1.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (1.16%) Kibana
Vendors
1 150 (43.35%) Remedy
2 85 (24.57%) HP
3 73 (21.10%) Cisco
4 70 (20.23%) Microsoft
5 49 (14.16%) Oracle
6 47 (13.58%) VMware
7 46 (13.29%) CA
8 43 (12.43%) F5
9 30 (8.67%) Citrix
10 27 (7.80%) ServiceNow
11 21 (6.07%) Blue Coat
12 20 (5.78%) NetApp
13 19 (5.49%) EMC
13 19 (5.49%) SolarWinds
14 18 (5.20%) SAP
14 18 (5.20%) IBM
14 18 (5.20%) CheckPoint
15 17 (4.91%) Juniper
16 13 (3.76%) Red Hat
17 12 (3.47%) TippingPoint
Surrey
Stott & May
Rate: £350 - £430 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Stott & May
Rate: From £0 to £1 per day £competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Connectus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 5 days ago
Chertsey
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £400.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
High Wycombe
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: NEG
Posted: 26 days ago
High Wycombe
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: NEG
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