The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BMC products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BMC over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BMC
Rank 337 337 309
Rank change year-on-year
0 -28
Contract jobs citing BMC 74 66 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.29% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 0.74% 0.65% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 50 36
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £345 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £553 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £41.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £13.25
% change year-on-year
-50.00% +164.15%
BMC
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9992 10141 9696
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.43% 44.11% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6466 6663 6075
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 209 267
Average hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.57% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £33.78 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -7.89%

BMC
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

BMC Jobs Demand Trend in London

BMC
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

BMC Daily Rate Trend in London

BMC
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BMC across the London region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

BMC Daily Rate Histogram in London

BMC
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

BMC Hourly Rate Trend in London

BMC
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BMC across the London region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

BMC Hourly Rate Histogram in London

BMC
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BMC within the London region over the 3 months to 6 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
City of London +11 21 £450 +2.27% 4
Croydon -7 2 £331 -33.75%
Feltham - 2 - -
BMC
England

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 90 (60.00%) Remedy
1 90 (60.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 76 (50.67%) ITIL
3 50 (33.33%) ITSM
3 50 (33.33%) Finance
4 43 (28.67%) Windows
5 42 (28.00%) Service Management
6 36 (24.00%) Microsoft
6 36 (24.00%) HP
7 31 (20.67%) CMDB
8 28 (18.67%) Active Directory
8 28 (18.67%) VMware
9 24 (16.00%) Oracle
10 23 (15.33%) SQL
10 23 (15.33%) Linux
10 23 (15.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 21 (14.00%) UNIX
11 21 (14.00%) Security Cleared
12 20 (13.33%) Project Management
12 20 (13.33%) Service Delivery
12 20 (13.33%) Change Management
13 19 (12.67%) SC Cleared
14 18 (12.00%) Citrix
15 17 (11.33%) BladeLogic
16 16 (10.67%) Windows Server 2008
16 16 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
16 16 (10.67%) Cisco
16 16 (10.67%) Management Information System
17 15 (10.00%) PowerShell
18 14 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 7 (4.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.33%) CICS
3 4 (2.67%) WebLogic
3 4 (2.67%) CMS
4 3 (2.00%) IIS
5 2 (1.33%) JBoss
5 2 (1.33%) Apache
5 2 (1.33%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.33%) Confluence
6 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.67%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.67%) Liferay
6 1 (0.67%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (7.33%) MS Office
2 7 (4.67%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 90 (60.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (2.00%) Remedy AR System
3 2 (1.33%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (1.33%) Summit
4 1 (0.67%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.67%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.67%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.00%) DNS
2 8 (5.33%) DHCP
3 6 (4.00%) LDAP
3 6 (4.00%) Firewall
3 6 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (3.33%) FWSM
4 5 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (3.33%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.67%) LAN
5 4 (2.67%) SAN
6 3 (2.00%) HTTP
7 2 (1.33%) Internet
7 2 (1.33%) NAS
7 2 (1.33%) SSL
7 2 (1.33%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.67%) SNMP
8 1 (0.67%) WAN
8 1 (0.67%) VPN
8 1 (0.67%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.67%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (4.00%) DB2
3 6 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (3.33%) Star Schema
5 4 (2.67%) Pentaho
5 4 (2.67%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.33%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (1.33%) MySQL
7 2 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.67%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.67%) EDMS
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.67%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.67%) QlikView
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (2.67%) ClearCase
1 4 (2.67%) JIRA
2 3 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (2.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.00%) MSI
3 2 (1.33%) InstallShield
3 2 (1.33%) AdminStudio
3 2 (1.33%) FishEye
3 2 (1.33%) Artifactory
3 2 (1.33%) Lombardi
4 1 (0.67%) Ant
4 1 (0.67%) PVCS
4 1 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.67%) Maven
4 1 (0.67%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.67%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.67%) ERwin
General
1 50 (33.33%) Finance
2 14 (9.33%) Banking
3 9 (6.00%) Telecoms
4 8 (5.33%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.67%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.67%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.67%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.33%) Retail
7 1 (0.67%) International Banking
7 1 (0.67%) Marketing
7 1 (0.67%) Publishing
7 1 (0.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (14.67%) Developer
1 22 (14.67%) Consultant
2 15 (10.00%) Administrator
3 13 (8.67%) Analyst
4 10 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (6.00%) Remedy Developer
6 8 (5.33%) Service Manager
7 7 (4.67%) ServiceNow Developer
8 6 (4.00%) DB2 DBA
8 6 (4.00%) Incident Manager
8 6 (4.00%) Problem Manager
8 6 (4.00%) Senior DBA
8 6 (4.00%) DBA
9 5 (3.33%) Network Engineer
9 5 (3.33%) Project Manager
9 5 (3.33%) Technical Consultant
9 5 (3.33%) Performance Manager
9 5 (3.33%) Software Consultant
9 5 (3.33%) Integration Consultant
9 5 (3.33%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.33%) XML
2 10 (6.67%) HTML
3 7 (4.67%) Middleware
4 6 (4.00%) SOAP
4 6 (4.00%) Web Services
5 5 (3.33%) CSS
5 5 (3.33%) HTML5
5 5 (3.33%) Twisted
6 3 (2.00%) Ajax
6 3 (2.00%) Application Packaging
6 3 (2.00%) XHTML
7 2 (1.33%) Drools
7 2 (1.33%) XSLT
7 2 (1.33%) .NET
7 2 (1.33%) J2EE
7 2 (1.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.67%) XSL
8 1 (0.67%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.67%) Spring
8 1 (0.67%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (20.67%) CMDB
2 16 (10.67%) Management Information System
2 16 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.00%) Data Integration
5 5 (3.33%) Mainframe
5 5 (3.33%) BYOD
6 4 (2.67%) Thin Client
6 4 (2.67%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.67%) Fat Client
6 4 (2.67%) iPad
6 4 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.00%) iPhone
7 3 (2.00%) Hedge funds
7 3 (2.00%) Clustering
8 2 (1.33%) FMCG
9 1 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.67%) AS400
9 1 (0.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 43 (28.67%) Windows
2 23 (15.33%) Linux
3 21 (14.00%) UNIX
4 16 (10.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (6.67%) Solaris
6 9 (6.00%) Windows 7
7 8 (5.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.67%) Windows XP
9 3 (2.00%) Mac OS X
9 3 (2.00%) AIX
9 3 (2.00%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.33%) SUSE
10 2 (1.33%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (50.67%) ITIL
2 50 (33.33%) ITSM
3 42 (28.00%) Service Management
4 20 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 20 (13.33%) Change Management
4 20 (13.33%) Project Management
5 14 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (6.67%) Incident Management
6 10 (6.67%) ITIL V3
7 9 (6.00%) Workflow
7 9 (6.00%) Configuration Management
8 8 (5.33%) Asset Management
9 7 (4.67%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (4.67%) Release Management
10 6 (4.00%) Vulnerability Management
10 6 (4.00%) Data Modelling
11 5 (3.33%) Risk Management
11 5 (3.33%) Migration
11 5 (3.33%) Problem Management
11 5 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (15.33%) SQL
2 15 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 9 (6.00%) Python
3 9 (6.00%) Java
4 6 (4.00%) Perl
4 6 (4.00%) COBOL
5 5 (3.33%) VBScript
5 5 (3.33%) PL/SQL
6 4 (2.67%) VBA
6 4 (2.67%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.33%) Jython
7 2 (1.33%) Korn
7 2 (1.33%) Groovy
7 2 (1.33%) VB
8 1 (0.67%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (14.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (12.67%) SC Cleared
3 12 (8.00%) Degree
4 5 (3.33%) CCNP
4 5 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.33%) CCSE
5 4 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.67%) CISM
5 4 (2.67%) CISSP
6 3 (2.00%) ISEB
6 3 (2.00%) MCITP
6 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.33%) CCA
7 2 (1.33%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.33%) MCSE
7 2 (1.33%) MCSA
8 1 (0.67%) HND
8 1 (0.67%) RHCE
8 1 (0.67%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.67%) SLA
3 1 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 28 (18.67%) Active Directory
2 23 (15.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.33%) XenApp
3 5 (3.33%) VMware ESX
3 5 (3.33%) ProxySG
3 5 (3.33%) Docker
4 3 (2.00%) vSphere
4 3 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.00%) Xen
5 2 (1.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (1.33%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 17 (11.33%) BladeLogic
2 13 (8.67%) Control-M
3 12 (8.00%) SCCM
4 9 (6.00%) SCOM
5 7 (4.67%) Zenoss
5 7 (4.67%) Nagios
6 5 (3.33%) Tivoli
6 5 (3.33%) Tivoli NetView
6 5 (3.33%) Kibana
7 4 (2.67%) OpenView
8 3 (2.00%) WMI
8 3 (2.00%) BMC Marimba
9 2 (1.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (1.33%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (1.33%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (1.33%) NetBackup
9 2 (1.33%) SCOrch
9 2 (1.33%) HP SIM
9 2 (1.33%) Puppet
9 2 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 90 (60.00%) Remedy
2 36 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 36 (24.00%) HP
3 28 (18.67%) VMware
4 24 (16.00%) Oracle
5 18 (12.00%) Citrix
6 16 (10.67%) Cisco
7 12 (8.00%) Red Hat
7 12 (8.00%) ServiceNow
8 11 (7.33%) SAP
8 11 (7.33%) CA
9 10 (6.67%) IBM
10 9 (6.00%) F5
11 8 (5.33%) Symantec
12 7 (4.67%) Altiris
13 6 (4.00%) CheckPoint
13 6 (4.00%) ArcSight
14 5 (3.33%) Blue Coat
14 5 (3.33%) FrontRange
14 5 (3.33%) Informatica
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