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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BMC
Rank 319 280 302
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +22
Contract jobs citing BMC 84 142 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.60% 0.41%
As % of the Vendors category 0.83% 1.30% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 96 36
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +7.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £323 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £588 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £401 £318
% change year-on-year
-0.31% +26.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.13 - £32.00
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
10136 10906 9687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.54% 45.83% 46.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6883 7164 6077
Average daily rate £425 £425 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 234 301
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 24 December 2014.

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
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 24 December 2014. 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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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 -10 24 £425 +6.25% 4
West Drayton - 1 £475 -
Croydon - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
BMC
England

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 139 (56.05%) Remedy
1 139 (56.05%) Remedy ITSM
2 97 (39.11%) ITIL
3 75 (30.24%) ITSM
4 71 (28.63%) Service Management
4 71 (28.63%) Windows
5 60 (24.19%) Finance
6 54 (21.77%) UNIX
7 50 (20.16%) VMware
7 50 (20.16%) Analytical Skills
8 44 (17.74%) Microsoft
9 42 (16.94%) Security Cleared
10 40 (16.13%) Active Directory
10 40 (16.13%) Banking
11 39 (15.73%) Control-M
12 38 (15.32%) Linux
12 38 (15.32%) Service Delivery
13 35 (14.11%) SCOM
14 34 (13.71%) SC Cleared
15 33 (13.31%) Oracle
16 32 (12.90%) CMDB
17 31 (12.50%) SharePoint
18 30 (12.10%) SQL
18 30 (12.10%) HP
18 30 (12.10%) VMware Infrastructure
18 30 (12.10%) Windows Server 2008
19 26 (10.48%) BMC PATROL
20 23 (9.27%) Project Management
21 22 (8.87%) Change Management
21 22 (8.87%) SCCM

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 31 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.42%) IIS
3 3 (1.21%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.21%) AquaLogic Service Bus
4 2 (0.81%) Confluence
4 2 (0.81%) CICS
4 2 (0.81%) CMS
5 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.40%) Apache
5 1 (0.40%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (4.03%) MS Office
2 3 (1.21%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.81%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.40%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 139 (56.05%) Remedy ITSM
2 12 (4.84%) Remedy AR System
3 4 (1.61%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.81%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.26%) DNS
2 12 (4.84%) Firewall
3 8 (3.23%) SAN
4 6 (2.42%) LAN
4 6 (2.42%) WAN
4 6 (2.42%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.42%) NetScreen
5 5 (2.02%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (2.02%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (2.02%) BIG-IP
5 5 (2.02%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (1.61%) FWSM
6 4 (1.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (1.21%) Network Security
7 3 (1.21%) VLAN
7 3 (1.21%) LDAP
7 3 (1.21%) DHCP
8 2 (0.81%) FTP
8 2 (0.81%) DMZ
8 2 (0.81%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.65%) Oracle Database
2 11 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (3.23%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (2.82%) Oracle9i Database
4 7 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (2.42%) DB2
6 5 (2.02%) Star Schema
7 3 (1.21%) Oracle Exadata
8 2 (0.81%) IBM InfoSphere
8 2 (0.81%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.40%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle OWB
9 1 (0.40%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.40%) Sybase ASE
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.40%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.21%) JIRA
2 2 (0.81%) Artifactory
2 2 (0.81%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.40%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.40%) LoadRunner
General
1 60 (24.19%) Finance
2 40 (16.13%) Banking
3 12 (4.84%) Investment Banking
4 10 (4.03%) Law
5 9 (3.63%) Financial Institution
5 9 (3.63%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.82%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.82%) Publishing
7 5 (2.02%) Retail
8 2 (0.81%) Advertising
8 2 (0.81%) International Banking
9 1 (0.40%) Local Government
9 1 (0.40%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (20.56%) Analyst
2 35 (14.11%) Consultant
3 23 (9.27%) Developer
4 16 (6.45%) Architect
5 14 (5.65%) DBA
5 14 (5.65%) Security Engineer
5 14 (5.65%) Cloud Engineer
6 13 (5.24%) Remedy Developer
7 12 (4.84%) Administrator
8 10 (4.03%) Service Manager
9 9 (3.63%) Network Engineer
9 9 (3.63%) Test Analyst
10 8 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (3.23%) Service Analyst
10 8 (3.23%) Oracle DBA
10 8 (3.23%) Remedy Consultant
10 8 (3.23%) Wintel Engineer
11 7 (2.82%) Incident Analyst
11 7 (2.82%) Wintel Administrator
11 7 (2.82%) Wintel Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.85%) Web Services
2 12 (4.84%) XML
3 11 (4.44%) HTML
4 10 (4.03%) CSS
5 9 (3.63%) HTML5
6 7 (2.82%) Application Packaging
7 6 (2.42%) .NET
7 6 (2.42%) ADO.NET
8 5 (2.02%) SOAP
9 4 (1.61%) JSP
10 3 (1.21%) jQuery
10 3 (1.21%) Hibernate
10 3 (1.21%) Spring
10 3 (1.21%) LESS
10 3 (1.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (0.81%) ISPF
11 2 (0.81%) WAP
11 2 (0.81%) Middleware
11 2 (0.81%) FpML
11 2 (0.81%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 50 (20.16%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (12.90%) CMDB
3 19 (7.66%) Management Information System
4 15 (6.05%) Clustering
5 8 (3.23%) Data Integration
5 8 (3.23%) User Experience
6 6 (2.42%) Mainframe
7 5 (2.02%) iPad
7 5 (2.02%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.61%) Kindle
8 4 (1.61%) Fixed Income
8 4 (1.61%) Derivative
9 3 (1.21%) Replication
9 3 (1.21%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.81%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.81%) Taxonomies
10 2 (0.81%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.81%) AS400
10 2 (0.81%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.40%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 71 (28.63%) Windows
2 54 (21.77%) UNIX
3 38 (15.32%) Linux
4 30 (12.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (7.66%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (7.66%) Solaris
6 10 (4.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.61%) SUSE
9 2 (0.81%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (0.81%) AIX
9 2 (0.81%) VMS
9 2 (0.81%) zOS
9 2 (0.81%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (39.11%) ITIL
2 75 (30.24%) ITSM
3 71 (28.63%) Service Management
4 38 (15.32%) Service Delivery
5 23 (9.27%) Project Management
6 22 (8.87%) Change Management
7 19 (7.66%) Incident Management
8 17 (6.85%) Workflow
9 16 (6.45%) Knowledge Management
10 15 (6.05%) Release Management
10 15 (6.05%) Information Security
11 13 (5.24%) Configuration Management
12 12 (4.84%) Migration
12 12 (4.84%) Asset Management
13 11 (4.44%) Data Modelling
13 11 (4.44%) ITIL V3
14 10 (4.03%) User Acceptance Testing
14 10 (4.03%) Problem Management
15 9 (3.63%) Continuous Improvement
15 9 (3.63%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (12.10%) SQL
2 18 (7.26%) PowerShell
3 16 (6.45%) Perl
4 10 (4.03%) Java
4 10 (4.03%) JavaScript
4 10 (4.03%) Shell Script
5 8 (3.23%) VB
6 7 (2.82%) Python
6 7 (2.82%) C
7 6 (2.42%) C#
7 6 (2.42%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.61%) XPath
9 2 (0.81%) Groovy
9 2 (0.81%) JCL
10 1 (0.40%) VBA
10 1 (0.40%) PHP
10 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (16.94%) Security Cleared
2 34 (13.71%) SC Cleared
3 21 (8.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 21 (8.47%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (6.05%) Degree
5 14 (5.65%) CISM
5 14 (5.65%) CISSP
6 12 (4.84%) CCNA
6 12 (4.84%) CCSA
6 12 (4.84%) JNCIA
7 4 (1.61%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 4 (1.61%) CCSE
7 4 (1.61%) CCNP
8 3 (1.21%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.81%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.81%) MBA
10 1 (0.40%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.03%) SLA
2 6 (2.42%) GPG13
3 3 (1.21%) QA
4 2 (0.81%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.40%) COBIT
System Software
1 40 (16.13%) Active Directory
2 30 (12.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (6.05%) vSphere
4 14 (5.65%) VMware ESX
5 13 (5.24%) XenApp
6 9 (3.63%) XenDesktop
7 8 (3.23%) Oracle RMAN
7 8 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (1.61%) ProxySG
9 2 (0.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.40%) NFS
10 1 (0.40%) Samba
10 1 (0.40%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 39 (15.73%) Control-M
2 35 (14.11%) SCOM
3 26 (10.48%) BMC PATROL
4 22 (8.87%) SCCM
5 18 (7.26%) BladeLogic
6 16 (6.45%) Puppet
6 16 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (4.84%) HP SIM
8 10 (4.03%) SCOrch
9 9 (3.63%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
10 8 (3.23%) Data Guard
11 7 (2.82%) NetBackup
12 6 (2.42%) Backup Exec
13 4 (1.61%) OpenView
13 4 (1.61%) Tivoli
14 3 (1.21%) CA SiteMinder
15 2 (0.81%) OPNET
15 2 (0.81%) MAINVIEW
15 2 (0.81%) MOM
15 2 (0.81%) Netcool
Vendors
1 139 (56.05%) Remedy
2 50 (20.16%) VMware
3 44 (17.74%) Microsoft
4 33 (13.31%) Oracle
5 30 (12.10%) HP
6 21 (8.47%) Citrix
7 15 (6.05%) Cisco
8 14 (5.65%) Red Hat
9 12 (4.84%) CA
9 12 (4.84%) F5
10 10 (4.03%) CheckPoint
11 8 (3.23%) Sybase
11 8 (3.23%) ServiceNow
12 7 (2.82%) EMC
13 6 (2.42%) SAP
13 6 (2.42%) Dell
14 5 (2.02%) Informatica
15 4 (1.61%) Blue Coat
15 4 (1.61%) TIBCO
16 3 (1.21%) Symantec
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