The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BMC products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BMC over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BMC
Rank 61 69 85
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +16
Contract jobs citing BMC 12 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.21% 0.57% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 2.86% 1.31% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 4
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £388 £369
% change year-on-year
-6.12% +5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.75 £20.63 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+126.66% -45.00%
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West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
419 382 441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 42.11% 43.21% 40.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 213 214
Average daily rate £313 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £164 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 16
Average hourly rate £50.00 £39.75 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.78% +174.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £150.00 £45.00 £21.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

BMC
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

BMC Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

BMC
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

BMC Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

BMC
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

BMC Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 13 (86.67%) Cisco
1 13 (86.67%) HP
2 11 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (73.33%) CCNP
2 11 (73.33%) WLAN
2 11 (73.33%) TippingPoint
2 11 (73.33%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (60.00%) Network Design
4 8 (53.33%) CCDP
5 6 (40.00%) Lisp
5 6 (40.00%) DMZ
5 6 (40.00%) BGP
5 6 (40.00%) EIGRP
5 6 (40.00%) OPNET
5 6 (40.00%) Retail
5 6 (40.00%) Blue Coat
5 6 (40.00%) F5
5 6 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (26.67%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (26.67%) Service Management
6 4 (26.67%) Remedy
7 3 (20.00%) QA
7 3 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (20.00%) DMVPN
7 3 (20.00%) Motorola
7 3 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (13.33%) NetApp
8 2 (13.33%) SAN

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (13.33%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) WLAN
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (40.00%) DMZ
2 6 (40.00%) BGP
2 6 (40.00%) EIGRP
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (20.00%) DMVPN
3 3 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (13.33%) SAN
4 2 (13.33%) DHCP
4 2 (13.33%) VPN
4 2 (13.33%) DNS
4 2 (13.33%) Network Security
5 1 (6.67%) Firewall
5 1 (6.67%) LAN
5 1 (6.67%) WAN
General
1 6 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Network Specialist
3 3 (20.00%) Design Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Network Design Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Network Design Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Business Data Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Network Design
2 4 (26.67%) Service Management
3 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) ITSM
3 2 (13.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Lisp
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (73.33%) CCNP
2 8 (53.33%) CCDP
3 2 (13.33%) CCNA
4 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (13.33%) vSphere
1 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) OPNET
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (13.33%) NetBackup
3 2 (13.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco
1 13 (86.67%) HP
2 11 (73.33%) TippingPoint
3 6 (40.00%) Blue Coat
3 6 (40.00%) F5
4 4 (26.67%) Remedy
5 3 (20.00%) Motorola
6 2 (13.33%) NetApp
6 2 (13.33%) Citrix
6 2 (13.33%) Symantec
6 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (13.33%) VMware