The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BMC products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BMC over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BMC
Rank 62 56 63
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Contract jobs citing BMC 7 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.94% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 1.68% 0.29% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£388 - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £335 £425
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -21.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £27.50 £13.25
% change year-on-year
-52.72% +107.54%
BMC
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
417 341 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 56.20% 51.36% 47.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 152 142
Average daily rate £360 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £173 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 28 16
Average hourly rate £14.00 £21.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.04 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

BMC
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BMC across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

BMC Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

BMC
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BMC across the Hertfordshire region.

BMC Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

BMC
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BMC across the Hertfordshire region.

BMC Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

BMC
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BMC within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Rickmansworth - 1 £375 -
St Albans - 1 £400 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
BMC
East of England

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 10 (62.50%) BMC PATROL
1 10 (62.50%) Middleware
2 9 (56.25%) Cisco
2 9 (56.25%) EMC
2 9 (56.25%) Oracle
2 9 (56.25%) WebLogic
2 9 (56.25%) Solaris
2 9 (56.25%) Linux
3 7 (43.75%) Project Management
3 7 (43.75%) LoadRunner
3 7 (43.75%) Finance
3 7 (43.75%) F5
4 6 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (37.50%) Remedy
4 6 (37.50%) ITIL
5 4 (25.00%) ITSM
6 3 (18.75%) Use Case
6 3 (18.75%) SAP PI
6 3 (18.75%) UNIX
6 3 (18.75%) DNS
6 3 (18.75%) LDAP
6 3 (18.75%) SAP
6 3 (18.75%) Web Services
6 3 (18.75%) XML
6 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
6 3 (18.75%) HP
7 2 (12.50%) Perl
7 2 (12.50%) Sun
7 2 (12.50%) Red Hat

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 9 (56.25%) WebLogic
2 2 (12.50%) Apache
Business Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (6.25%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) DNS
1 3 (18.75%) LDAP
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) SSH
3 1 (6.25%) NAS
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Project Manager
1 7 (43.75%) Infrastructure Manager
1 7 (43.75%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Integration Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Business Integration Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Test Manager
4 2 (12.50%) UNIX Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Integration Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Test Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Integration Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) Middleware
2 3 (18.75%) SAP PI
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
2 3 (18.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) PKI
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Solaris
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) UNIX
3 1 (6.25%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Project Management
2 6 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
2 6 (37.50%) ITIL
3 4 (25.00%) ITSM
4 3 (18.75%) Use Case
5 2 (12.50%) ERP
5 2 (12.50%) Test Management
5 2 (12.50%) Service Management
5 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (6.25%) Matrix Management
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (6.25%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Operations Management
6 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
2 2 (12.50%) Perl
2 2 (12.50%) Python
2 2 (12.50%) Bourne shell
2 2 (12.50%) C-shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
1 2 (12.50%) vSphere
2 1 (6.25%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (6.25%) Tivoli
2 1 (6.25%) OpenView
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco
1 9 (56.25%) EMC
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle
2 7 (43.75%) F5
3 6 (37.50%) Remedy
4 3 (18.75%) SAP
4 3 (18.75%) HP
5 2 (12.50%) Sun
5 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 2 (12.50%) Siebel
5 2 (12.50%) VMware
6 1 (6.25%) IBM