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 29 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BMC
Rank 325 347 280
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -67
Contract jobs citing BMC 104 71 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.44% 0.31% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 1.00% 0.69% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 40 58
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £443
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £553 £608
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £425
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -23.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.75 £27.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-53.64% +37.50%
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
10410 10289 10383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.47% 44.25% 45.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6884 6615 6501
Average daily rate £425 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 256 201 296
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £21.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.95 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £32.03 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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 29 June 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
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 29 June 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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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 -7 29 £425 -8.10% 2
Croydon -8 3 £325 -12.75%
Paddington - 2 £500 -
BMC
England

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 96 (55.81%) Remedy
1 96 (55.81%) Remedy ITSM
2 85 (49.42%) ITIL
3 67 (38.95%) Service Management
3 67 (38.95%) Finance
4 64 (37.21%) ITSM
5 60 (34.88%) Windows
5 60 (34.88%) HP
6 49 (28.49%) VMware
7 41 (23.84%) Linux
8 39 (22.67%) CMDB
9 36 (20.93%) Microsoft
10 34 (19.77%) Active Directory
11 33 (19.19%) BladeLogic
11 33 (19.19%) VMware Infrastructure
12 31 (18.02%) Banking
13 30 (17.44%) PowerShell
14 29 (16.86%) IBM
15 28 (16.28%) UNIX
16 25 (14.53%) Oracle
17 24 (13.95%) Python
17 24 (13.95%) Citrix
17 24 (13.95%) Project Management
17 24 (13.95%) ServiceNow
18 22 (12.79%) Windows Server 2008
19 21 (12.21%) SQL
20 20 (11.63%) Change Management
20 20 (11.63%) Degree
21 18 (10.47%) JIRA
21 18 (10.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 8 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.91%) CICS
2 5 (2.91%) Apache
3 4 (2.33%) WebLogic
3 4 (2.33%) IIS
3 4 (2.33%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.74%) CMS
4 3 (1.74%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.16%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (1.16%) JBoss
5 2 (1.16%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.16%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.58%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (0.58%) Liferay
6 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (8.72%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.40%) MS Office
3 8 (4.65%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.74%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 96 (55.81%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (2.33%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.58%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.58%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.58%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.72%) DNS
2 10 (5.81%) LDAP
3 9 (5.23%) TCP/IP
4 7 (4.07%) DHCP
5 5 (2.91%) SSL
5 5 (2.91%) SAN
6 3 (1.74%) Firewall
6 3 (1.74%) SSH
6 3 (1.74%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (1.74%) HTTP
6 3 (1.74%) LAN
7 2 (1.16%) NAS
7 2 (1.16%) FWSM
7 2 (1.16%) Internet
7 2 (1.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.58%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.58%) SNMP
8 1 (0.58%) VPN
8 1 (0.58%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.40%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.23%) DB2
3 6 (3.49%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (3.49%) MySQL
4 5 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.91%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.33%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.33%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.33%) Pentaho
5 4 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.74%) Oracle9i Database
6 3 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.74%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.74%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.16%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.58%) EDMS
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.58%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 18 (10.47%) JIRA
2 12 (6.98%) Git (software)
2 12 (6.98%) ClearCase
3 11 (6.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (5.81%) FishEye
5 4 (2.33%) Artifactory
5 4 (2.33%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.33%) Gerrit
6 3 (1.74%) MSI
7 2 (1.16%) InstallShield
7 2 (1.16%) AdminStudio
7 2 (1.16%) Subversion
7 2 (1.16%) Lombardi
8 1 (0.58%) Maven
8 1 (0.58%) SilkPerformer
8 1 (0.58%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.58%) ERwin
8 1 (0.58%) Ant
8 1 (0.58%) PVCS
8 1 (0.58%) SoapUI
General
1 67 (38.95%) Finance
2 31 (18.02%) Banking
3 9 (5.23%) Investment Banking
4 8 (4.65%) Financial Institution
5 7 (4.07%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.33%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.74%) Retail
7 3 (1.74%) Spanish Language
8 2 (1.16%) Marketing
9 1 (0.58%) Billing
9 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.58%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (12.79%) Consultant
2 18 (10.47%) Administrator
3 15 (8.72%) Developer
4 14 (8.14%) Analyst
4 14 (8.14%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (5.81%) Service Manager
6 9 (5.23%) Wintel Engineer
7 8 (4.65%) ServiceNow Developer
7 8 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (4.07%) Incident Manager
9 6 (3.49%) DB2 DBA
9 6 (3.49%) Software Engineer
9 6 (3.49%) DBA
9 6 (3.49%) Senior DBA
10 5 (2.91%) Problem Manager
10 5 (2.91%) Process Consultant
10 5 (2.91%) Architect
10 5 (2.91%) Remedy Consultant
10 5 (2.91%) Performance Manager
10 5 (2.91%) Report Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.98%) HTML
1 12 (6.98%) Web Services
1 12 (6.98%) XML
1 12 (6.98%) Middleware
2 7 (4.07%) CSS
3 6 (3.49%) Application Packaging
4 5 (2.91%) XHTML
4 5 (2.91%) Ajax
4 5 (2.91%) HTML5
4 5 (2.91%) Twisted
5 4 (2.33%) Sinatra
5 4 (2.33%) Django
6 3 (1.74%) .NET
7 2 (1.16%) J2EE
7 2 (1.16%) Drools
7 2 (1.16%) XSLT
7 2 (1.16%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.58%) WebCenter
8 1 (0.58%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.58%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 39 (22.67%) CMDB
2 18 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (9.88%) Management Information System
4 9 (5.23%) Clustering
4 9 (5.23%) Computer Science
5 7 (4.07%) Mainframe
5 7 (4.07%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.33%) BYOD
6 4 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.33%) Thin Client
6 4 (2.33%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.74%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.74%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.74%) PKI
8 2 (1.16%) AS400
8 2 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.16%) iPhone
8 2 (1.16%) iPad
9 1 (0.58%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.58%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 60 (34.88%) Windows
2 41 (23.84%) Linux
3 28 (16.28%) UNIX
4 22 (12.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (10.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (8.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (6.98%) Solaris
8 9 (5.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (4.65%) Windows 7
9 8 (4.65%) AIX
10 3 (1.74%) SUSE
10 3 (1.74%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.74%) zOS
11 2 (1.16%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.16%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.16%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (49.42%) ITIL
2 67 (38.95%) Service Management
3 64 (37.21%) ITSM
4 24 (13.95%) Project Management
5 20 (11.63%) Change Management
6 16 (9.30%) Configuration Management
7 15 (8.72%) Service Delivery
8 13 (7.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (5.81%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (5.81%) Incident Management
10 9 (5.23%) Problem Management
10 9 (5.23%) Release Management
11 8 (4.65%) Migration
11 8 (4.65%) Enterprise Architecture
11 8 (4.65%) Asset Management
11 8 (4.65%) Analytics
12 6 (3.49%) DevOps
12 6 (3.49%) Vulnerability Management
12 6 (3.49%) Workflow
12 6 (3.49%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 30 (17.44%) PowerShell
2 24 (13.95%) Python
3 21 (12.21%) SQL
4 18 (10.47%) Perl
5 7 (4.07%) VBScript
5 7 (4.07%) Ruby
6 6 (3.49%) COBOL
6 6 (3.49%) Java
7 5 (2.91%) VB
8 4 (2.33%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.33%) Groovy
8 4 (2.33%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.16%) Jython
9 2 (1.16%) Korn
9 2 (1.16%) VBA
10 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.58%) C
10 1 (0.58%) REXX
10 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (11.63%) Degree
2 12 (6.98%) Security Cleared
3 9 (5.23%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (4.65%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (2.33%) CISM
6 4 (2.33%) CISSP
7 3 (1.74%) ISEB
7 3 (1.74%) HP APS
8 2 (1.16%) CCSE
8 2 (1.16%) MCITP
8 2 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.16%) CCNP
9 1 (0.58%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.58%) CCA
9 1 (0.58%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.58%) HND
9 1 (0.58%) MCSE
9 1 (0.58%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.16%) SLA
2 2 (1.16%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 34 (19.77%) Active Directory
2 33 (19.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (6.40%) XenApp
4 10 (5.81%) KVM
4 10 (5.81%) VMware ESX
5 9 (5.23%) vSphere
6 8 (4.65%) Docker
7 5 (2.91%) Hyper-V
8 3 (1.74%) Xen
8 3 (1.74%) RHEV
8 3 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.16%) PowerHA
9 2 (1.16%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.16%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.58%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (0.58%) Samba
10 1 (0.58%) NFS
10 1 (0.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.58%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 33 (19.19%) BladeLogic
2 13 (7.56%) Tivoli
3 12 (6.98%) SCCM
4 9 (5.23%) HP SIM
4 9 (5.23%) Puppet
4 9 (5.23%) BMC PATROL
5 8 (4.65%) SCOM
6 7 (4.07%) Zenoss
6 7 (4.07%) Nagios
7 6 (3.49%) OpenView
7 6 (3.49%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (2.91%) Kibana
8 5 (2.91%) Control-M
8 5 (2.91%) CA Single Sign-On
8 5 (2.91%) Tivoli NetView
9 4 (2.33%) Capistrano
10 3 (1.74%) yum
10 3 (1.74%) WMI
10 3 (1.74%) BMC Marimba
10 3 (1.74%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 96 (55.81%) Remedy
2 60 (34.88%) HP
3 49 (28.49%) VMware
4 36 (20.93%) Microsoft
5 29 (16.86%) IBM
6 25 (14.53%) Oracle
7 24 (13.95%) Citrix
7 24 (13.95%) ServiceNow
8 18 (10.47%) CA
9 17 (9.88%) Red Hat
10 14 (8.14%) Cisco
11 8 (4.65%) SAP
11 8 (4.65%) EMC
11 8 (4.65%) Atlassian
12 7 (4.07%) Symantec
13 6 (3.49%) Altiris
13 6 (3.49%) FrontRange
13 6 (3.49%) ArcSight
14 5 (2.91%) F5
15 4 (2.33%) Cyber-Ark
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