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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BMC
Rank 419 435 451
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +16
Contract jobs citing BMC 207 185 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.42% 0.37% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.94% 0.83% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 88 61
Median daily rate £394 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £309 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £522 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £400 £324
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Median hourly rate £34.94 £12.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+174.07% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.94 £12.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+174.07% -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
21939 22423 21523
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.41% 44.79% 44.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 13740 13453 12373
Median daily rate £405 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 737 1003 951
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.17 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +8.82%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 28 June 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
London -39 67 £488 +14.70% 1
North East - 46 £280 -
South East -20 35 £360 -25.38% 7
West Midlands -7 33 £388 +21.09% 2
Yorkshire +4 8 £430 +22.71%
East of England +8 6 £538 +14.66% 2
North West -6 6 - -
South West - 5 £193 -
East Midlands -3 3 £450 +12.50% 2
BMC
UK

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 166 (44.27%) ITIL
2 163 (43.47%) Remedy
2 163 (43.47%) Remedy ITSM
3 118 (31.47%) ITSM
3 118 (31.47%) Windows
4 96 (25.60%) Security Cleared
5 95 (25.33%) Oracle
6 93 (24.80%) HP
7 92 (24.53%) Unix
7 92 (24.53%) Service Management
8 86 (22.93%) Linux
9 85 (22.67%) SQL
10 74 (19.73%) SC Cleared
11 65 (17.33%) Microsoft
12 61 (16.27%) CMDB
12 61 (16.27%) Incident Management
13 60 (16.00%) Finance
14 59 (15.73%) Perl
15 58 (15.47%) VMware
16 56 (14.93%) Configuration Management
16 56 (14.93%) TCP/IP
16 56 (14.93%) CA
17 55 (14.67%) MS Excel
17 55 (14.67%) Windows Server
18 52 (13.87%) SQL Server
19 51 (13.60%) ServiceNow
20 50 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
21 46 (12.27%) SLA
21 46 (12.27%) Cisco
22 45 (12.00%) Shell Script

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 23 (6.13%) SharePoint
2 17 (4.53%) Confluence
3 15 (4.00%) WebLogic
4 10 (2.67%) IIS
5 9 (2.40%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (2.13%) WebSphere
7 7 (1.87%) Apache
8 6 (1.60%) IBM Notes
9 5 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (1.33%) MS Exchange
9 5 (1.33%) Skype for Business
10 4 (1.07%) CMS
10 4 (1.07%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.80%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (0.80%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.53%) iPlanet
12 2 (0.53%) JBoss
12 2 (0.53%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 55 (14.67%) MS Excel
2 33 (8.80%) MS Office
3 11 (2.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.33%) Acrobat
5 3 (0.80%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 163 (43.47%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (2.13%) Remedy AR System
3 4 (1.07%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (1.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.80%) BASE24
5 2 (0.53%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.27%) Primavera
6 1 (0.27%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (2.13%) SaaS
2 7 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.33%) IaaS
3 5 (1.33%) PaaS
4 3 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.80%) Engine Yard
4 3 (0.80%) GitHub
4 3 (0.80%) Heroku
4 3 (0.80%) Office 365
5 1 (0.27%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 56 (14.93%) TCP/IP
2 42 (11.20%) Firewall
3 40 (10.67%) SAN
4 18 (4.80%) OSPF
5 17 (4.53%) BGP
5 17 (4.53%) BIG-IP
6 16 (4.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 15 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 14 (3.73%) WAN
9 11 (2.93%) NAS
10 10 (2.67%) FTP
10 10 (2.67%) LAN
11 8 (2.13%) SSH
12 7 (1.87%) Internet
12 7 (1.87%) SSL
13 6 (1.60%) Wireless
14 5 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
14 5 (1.33%) Intrusion Detection
14 5 (1.33%) Network Security
14 5 (1.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (13.87%) SQL Server
2 43 (11.47%) DB2
3 13 (3.47%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.07%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.53%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.53%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.53%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.53%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.27%) Big Data
7 1 (0.27%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.27%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.27%) MySQL
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.27%) Pentaho
7 1 (0.27%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 20 (5.33%) Git (software)
1 20 (5.33%) Subversion
2 18 (4.80%) JIRA
3 16 (4.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 16 (4.27%) ClearCase
3 16 (4.27%) ClearQuest
3 16 (4.27%) FishEye
3 16 (4.27%) GitLab
3 16 (4.27%) JIRA Agile
3 16 (4.27%) PVCS
3 16 (4.27%) Sonatype Nexus
4 14 (3.73%) Bitbucket
5 6 (1.60%) Jenkins
5 6 (1.60%) Talend Open Studio
6 3 (0.80%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.27%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (0.27%) GoCD
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.27%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.27%) SoapUI
General
1 60 (16.00%) Finance
2 35 (9.33%) Telecoms
3 23 (6.13%) Banking
4 12 (3.20%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.07%) Electronics
5 4 (1.07%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.07%) Marketing
6 3 (0.80%) German Language
7 2 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.53%) Publishing
7 2 (0.53%) Retail
8 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.27%) French Language
8 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.27%) Legal
8 1 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 39 (10.40%) Administrator
1 39 (10.40%) Architect
1 39 (10.40%) Consultant
2 38 (10.13%) Analyst
3 36 (9.60%) Support Engineer
4 26 (6.93%) Developer
5 24 (6.40%) Monitoring Engineer
6 18 (4.80%) Systems Administrator
7 17 (4.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (4.00%) Network Engineer
9 14 (3.73%) Infrastructure Support
9 14 (3.73%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 14 (3.73%) Systems Engineer
10 13 (3.47%) Technical Leader
11 12 (3.20%) Remedy Architect
11 12 (3.20%) Remedy Developer
12 11 (2.93%) Service Analyst
12 11 (2.93%) Technical Architect
13 10 (2.67%) Remedy Administrator
14 9 (2.40%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (6.93%) Web Services
2 17 (4.53%) CSS
3 12 (3.20%) Middleware
3 12 (3.20%) XML
4 9 (2.40%) ELK Stack
5 7 (1.87%) ISPF
6 5 (1.33%) .NET
6 5 (1.33%) HTML
6 5 (1.33%) J2EE
7 4 (1.07%) IBM Integration Bus
8 3 (0.80%) MCollective
8 3 (0.80%) REST
9 2 (0.53%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (0.53%) JSP
9 2 (0.53%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 2 (0.53%) SAP Basis
9 2 (0.53%) SOAP
9 2 (0.53%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (0.27%) JDBC
10 1 (0.27%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 61 (16.27%) CMDB
2 50 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (8.53%) Management Information System
4 24 (6.40%) Data Centre
5 23 (6.13%) User Experience
6 11 (2.93%) Mainframe
7 9 (2.40%) Hedge funds
8 8 (2.13%) Visualisation
9 7 (1.87%) Blackberry
9 7 (1.87%) Clustering
9 7 (1.87%) IBM Mainframe
10 6 (1.60%) Computer Science
10 6 (1.60%) Economics
10 6 (1.60%) PKI
10 6 (1.60%) Virtual Team
11 4 (1.07%) CCTV
11 4 (1.07%) Data Integration
11 4 (1.07%) Replication
12 3 (0.80%) Device Driver
12 3 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 118 (31.47%) Windows
2 92 (24.53%) Unix
3 86 (22.93%) Linux
4 55 (14.67%) Windows Server
5 22 (5.87%) AIX
6 19 (5.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (3.47%) Windows 7
8 11 (2.93%) Solaris
9 8 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (1.87%) MVS
10 7 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (1.87%) zOS
11 5 (1.33%) CentOS
11 5 (1.33%) Windows 2000
11 5 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.80%) SUSE
12 3 (0.80%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.80%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.80%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.53%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (44.27%) ITIL
2 118 (31.47%) ITSM
3 92 (24.53%) Service Management
4 61 (16.27%) Incident Management
5 56 (14.93%) Configuration Management
6 45 (12.00%) ITIL V3
7 40 (10.67%) Change Management
8 36 (9.60%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (8.80%) Mentoring
10 30 (8.00%) Problem Management
11 25 (6.67%) Service Delivery
12 24 (6.40%) Root Cause Analysis
13 23 (6.13%) Migration
14 21 (5.60%) Change Control
14 21 (5.60%) Server Monitoring
15 20 (5.33%) Software Engineering
16 18 (4.80%) Data Modelling
17 17 (4.53%) Knowledge Management
17 17 (4.53%) Workflow
18 15 (4.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 85 (22.67%) SQL
2 59 (15.73%) Perl
3 45 (12.00%) Shell Script
4 40 (10.67%) VB
5 22 (5.87%) Java
6 20 (5.33%) PowerShell
6 20 (5.33%) Python
7 11 (2.93%) PL/SQL
8 8 (2.13%) C
9 7 (1.87%) Bash Shell
9 7 (1.87%) JavaScript
9 7 (1.87%) JCL
9 7 (1.87%) REXX
9 7 (1.87%) VBScript
10 6 (1.60%) Ruby
11 5 (1.33%) Korn
12 4 (1.07%) VBA
13 3 (0.80%) C#
13 3 (0.80%) C++
13 3 (0.80%) PHP
Qualifications
1 96 (25.60%) Security Cleared
2 74 (19.73%) SC Cleared
3 29 (7.73%) ITIL Certification
4 20 (5.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 20 (5.33%) Degree
5 18 (4.80%) AAT
6 12 (3.20%) CCNP
6 12 (3.20%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (2.13%) CISSP
8 7 (1.87%) CISM
9 5 (1.33%) IISP
10 4 (1.07%) BC Cleared
10 4 (1.07%) CCDP
10 4 (1.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (0.80%) CCNA
11 3 (0.80%) CCSE
11 3 (0.80%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.80%) ISEB
11 3 (0.80%) MCDST
11 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (12.27%) SLA
2 8 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.87%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.33%) GPG13
4 5 (1.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 5 (1.33%) QA
5 4 (1.07%) COBIT
6 3 (0.80%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.53%) JSP 440
7 2 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.27%) FIPS 140-2
8 1 (0.27%) ISO22301
System Software
1 45 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (3.73%) Active Directory
3 9 (2.40%) XenApp
4 7 (1.87%) Time Sharing Option
4 7 (1.87%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (1.33%) Firmware
5 5 (1.33%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.33%) vSphere
6 4 (1.07%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (1.07%) VMware ESX
6 4 (1.07%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.53%) Samba
8 2 (0.53%) Sendmail
8 2 (0.53%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.27%) SRDF
9 1 (0.27%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 41 (10.93%) Control-M
2 39 (10.40%) Tivoli
3 38 (10.13%) BMC PATROL
4 36 (9.60%) MOM
5 33 (8.80%) HP SiteScope
6 24 (6.40%) OPNET
7 19 (5.07%) SCOM
8 17 (4.53%) SCCM
9 12 (3.20%) BladeLogic
10 10 (2.67%) logstash
10 10 (2.67%) OpenView
11 9 (2.40%) Kibana
11 9 (2.40%) NetBackup
11 9 (2.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 7 (1.87%) Nagios
13 6 (1.60%) Puppet
14 5 (1.33%) Ansible
14 5 (1.33%) Netcool
14 5 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
14 5 (1.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 163 (43.47%) Remedy
2 95 (25.33%) Oracle
3 93 (24.80%) HP
4 65 (17.33%) Microsoft
5 58 (15.47%) VMware
6 56 (14.93%) CA
7 51 (13.60%) ServiceNow
8 46 (12.27%) Cisco
9 26 (6.93%) CheckPoint
9 26 (6.93%) IBM
10 22 (5.87%) Red Hat
11 20 (5.33%) F5
12 19 (5.07%) Citrix
13 17 (4.53%) NetApp
14 16 (4.27%) Atlassian
14 16 (4.27%) SolarWinds
15 15 (4.00%) Fortinet
15 15 (4.00%) Juniper
15 15 (4.00%) Riverbed
16 14 (3.73%) SAP
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