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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BMC
Rank 300 304 281
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -23
Contract jobs citing BMC 128 119 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.53% 0.47% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 1.17% 1.01% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 63 72
Average daily rate
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£375 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £350 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £570 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+137.50% +14.28%
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
10987 11757 11934
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.91% 46.32% 45.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6924 7561 7236
Average daily rate £425 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £588 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 232 267 343
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.41 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £48.00 £36.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.59% +2.52%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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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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 +12 20 £475 - 8
Hounslow - - - -
BMC
England

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 93 (47.45%) Remedy
1 93 (47.45%) Remedy ITSM
2 68 (34.69%) ITIL
3 59 (30.10%) Finance
4 57 (29.08%) Windows
5 51 (26.02%) Linux
5 51 (26.02%) ITSM
6 50 (25.51%) Microsoft
7 49 (25.00%) UNIX
8 45 (22.96%) Service Management
9 41 (20.92%) SCOM
10 40 (20.41%) Active Directory
11 36 (18.37%) SQL
11 36 (18.37%) VMware
12 33 (16.84%) Oracle
12 33 (16.84%) Security Cleared
13 32 (16.33%) HP
13 32 (16.33%) Banking
14 31 (15.82%) Control-M
15 29 (14.80%) Oracle Database
16 27 (13.78%) SC Cleared
17 25 (12.76%) BladeLogic
18 24 (12.24%) CMDB
18 24 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
18 24 (12.24%) Red Hat
19 23 (11.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 22 (11.22%) VMware Infrastructure
20 22 (11.22%) Service Delivery
20 22 (11.22%) Financial Institution
20 22 (11.22%) Veritas

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 20 (10.20%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.06%) IIS
3 2 (1.02%) CICS
4 1 (0.51%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 1 (0.51%) Apache
4 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.51%) Tuxedo
4 1 (0.51%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (2.55%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.04%) MS Project
2 4 (2.04%) MS Office
3 3 (1.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 93 (47.45%) Remedy ITSM
2 13 (6.63%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.04%) SaaS
3 1 (0.51%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.67%) SAN
2 11 (5.61%) DNS
3 8 (4.08%) TCP/IP
3 8 (4.08%) Firewall
4 5 (2.55%) BIG-IP
4 5 (2.55%) NetScreen
4 5 (2.55%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (2.55%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (2.04%) Kerberos
6 3 (1.53%) LDAP
6 3 (1.53%) DHCP
7 2 (1.02%) FTP
7 2 (1.02%) SSH
7 2 (1.02%) Network Security
8 1 (0.51%) NAS
8 1 (0.51%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.51%) VLAN
8 1 (0.51%) LAN
8 1 (0.51%) WAN
8 1 (0.51%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (14.80%) Oracle Database
2 21 (10.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 18 (9.18%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (5.10%) SQL Server
5 8 (4.08%) Oracle9i Database
6 7 (3.57%) RDBMS
6 7 (3.57%) Sybase ASE
6 7 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (3.57%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 6 (3.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.04%) DB2
8 4 (2.04%) Sybase IQ
9 3 (1.53%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.53%) Oracle Exadata
10 2 (1.02%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.02%) Oracle OWB
10 2 (1.02%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 3 (1.53%) Toad
2 1 (0.51%) JIRA
2 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 59 (30.10%) Finance
2 32 (16.33%) Banking
3 22 (11.22%) Financial Institution
4 9 (4.59%) Investment Banking
5 8 (4.08%) Retail
6 5 (2.55%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.53%) Publishing
8 2 (1.02%) Law
8 2 (1.02%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.02%) Advertising
8 2 (1.02%) International Banking
8 2 (1.02%) Marketing
9 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 42 (21.43%) Analyst
2 23 (11.73%) Consultant
3 22 (11.22%) DBA
4 21 (10.71%) Architect
5 18 (9.18%) Developer
6 13 (6.63%) Oracle DBA
7 12 (6.12%) Operations Analyst
8 11 (5.61%) Network Engineer
9 9 (4.59%) Administrator
10 8 (4.08%) Remedy Developer
11 7 (3.57%) Service Analyst
11 7 (3.57%) Wintel Engineer
12 6 (3.06%) Remedy Consultant
12 6 (3.06%) Cloud Engineer
12 6 (3.06%) Systems Administrator
12 6 (3.06%) Business Analyst
12 6 (3.06%) Infrastructure Architect
12 6 (3.06%) Security Engineer
13 5 (2.55%) Senior Systems Administrator
13 5 (2.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.14%) Middleware
2 12 (6.12%) HTML
3 10 (5.10%) CSS
4 9 (4.59%) Web Services
4 9 (4.59%) HTML5
5 6 (3.06%) .NET
5 6 (3.06%) ADO.NET
6 5 (2.55%) Application Packaging
7 4 (2.04%) JSP
8 3 (1.53%) Hibernate
8 3 (1.53%) jQuery
8 3 (1.53%) Spring
8 3 (1.53%) JDBC
8 3 (1.53%) XML
8 3 (1.53%) LESS
8 3 (1.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (1.02%) ODBC
9 2 (1.02%) WAP
10 1 (0.51%) SAP Basis
10 1 (0.51%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.24%) CMDB
2 20 (10.20%) Clustering
3 17 (8.67%) Hedge funds
4 12 (6.12%) Management Information System
5 10 (5.10%) Replication
6 6 (3.06%) Mainframe
7 5 (2.55%) AS400
8 4 (2.04%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.53%) iPad
10 2 (1.02%) Taxonomies
10 2 (1.02%) Fat Client
10 2 (1.02%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.51%) CLARiiON
11 1 (0.51%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.51%) Derivative
11 1 (0.51%) IBM Mainframe
11 1 (0.51%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 57 (29.08%) Windows
2 51 (26.02%) Linux
3 49 (25.00%) UNIX
4 24 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (11.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (8.67%) Solaris
7 15 (7.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (3.57%) SUSE
9 5 (2.55%) AIX
10 3 (1.53%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.02%) HPUX
11 2 (1.02%) zOS
12 1 (0.51%) MVS
12 1 (0.51%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (34.69%) ITIL
2 51 (26.02%) ITSM
3 45 (22.96%) Service Management
4 22 (11.22%) Service Delivery
5 21 (10.71%) Change Management
5 21 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 16 (8.16%) Configuration Management
7 15 (7.65%) Migration
8 13 (6.63%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (6.63%) Workflow
9 12 (6.12%) Network Management
9 12 (6.12%) Network Monitoring
10 11 (5.61%) Project Management
10 11 (5.61%) Data Modelling
10 11 (5.61%) Knowledge Management
11 10 (5.10%) Asset Management
12 8 (4.08%) Information Security
12 8 (4.08%) ITIL V3
13 7 (3.57%) Release Management
13 7 (3.57%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 36 (18.37%) SQL
2 18 (9.18%) PowerShell
3 16 (8.16%) Perl
4 10 (5.10%) JavaScript
5 9 (4.59%) C
6 8 (4.08%) Shell Script
7 7 (3.57%) Python
7 7 (3.57%) Java
8 6 (3.06%) C#
8 6 (3.06%) VB
9 5 (2.55%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.53%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.51%) PHP
11 1 (0.51%) JCL
Qualifications
1 33 (16.84%) Security Cleared
2 27 (13.78%) SC Cleared
3 14 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 13 (6.63%) Degree
5 11 (5.61%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (3.57%) CISSP
6 7 (3.57%) CISM
7 5 (2.55%) CCSA
7 5 (2.55%) JNCIA
7 5 (2.55%) CCNA
8 3 (1.53%) RHCE
8 3 (1.53%) BC Cleared
9 2 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.51%) HND
10 1 (0.51%) CCNP
10 1 (0.51%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.51%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.20%) SLA
2 6 (3.06%) GPG13
3 4 (2.04%) QA
4 2 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
System Software
1 40 (20.41%) Active Directory
2 22 (11.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (9.18%) Oracle RMAN
3 18 (9.18%) Oracle RAC
4 16 (8.16%) vSphere
5 14 (7.14%) VMware ESX
6 7 (3.57%) XenApp
7 6 (3.06%) XenDesktop
7 6 (3.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 5 (2.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 4 (2.04%) SRDF
10 3 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.53%) vCloud
11 1 (0.51%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.51%) LiteSpeed
11 1 (0.51%) NFS
11 1 (0.51%) Samba
Systems Management
1 41 (20.92%) SCOM
2 31 (15.82%) Control-M
3 25 (12.76%) BladeLogic
4 21 (10.71%) BMC PATROL
5 19 (9.69%) SCCM
6 18 (9.18%) Data Guard
7 16 (8.16%) NetBackup
8 12 (6.12%) Puppet
8 12 (6.12%) Nagios
9 9 (4.59%) SCOrch
10 8 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (3.57%) Tivoli
11 7 (3.57%) HP SIM
12 6 (3.06%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
13 5 (2.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 4 (2.04%) OpenView
14 4 (2.04%) Red Hat Satellite
15 2 (1.02%) OPNET
15 2 (1.02%) MOM
15 2 (1.02%) Netcool
Vendors
1 93 (47.45%) Remedy
2 50 (25.51%) Microsoft
3 36 (18.37%) VMware
4 33 (16.84%) Oracle
5 32 (16.33%) HP
6 24 (12.24%) Red Hat
7 22 (11.22%) Veritas
8 18 (9.18%) Citrix
9 15 (7.65%) Altiris
10 13 (6.63%) SolarWinds
11 12 (6.12%) Intel
12 11 (5.61%) EMC
13 10 (5.10%) Cisco
14 8 (4.08%) F5
15 7 (3.57%) IBM
15 7 (3.57%) Sybase
16 5 (2.55%) Dell
16 5 (2.55%) CheckPoint
17 4 (2.04%) Symantec
17 4 (2.04%) JBoss
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