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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BMC
Rank 276 293 341
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +48
Contract jobs citing BMC 152 133 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.62% 0.52% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 1.38% 1.16% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 91 43
Average daily rate
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£380 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £335 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £600 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.75 £20.63 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+126.66% -45.00%
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
11051 11496 11260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.82% 45.37% 46.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7406 7585 6983
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 278 230 302
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £38.73 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

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 October 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 October 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 +13 34 £425 +6.25% 22
Uxbridge - 2 - -
West Drayton - 2 £475 -
BMC
England

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 120 (50.00%) Remedy
1 120 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 79 (32.92%) ITIL
3 71 (29.58%) Finance
4 69 (28.75%) ITSM
5 61 (25.42%) Windows
6 58 (24.17%) UNIX
7 57 (23.75%) Service Management
8 47 (19.58%) VMware
8 47 (19.58%) Microsoft
9 46 (19.17%) Linux
10 45 (18.75%) Active Directory
10 45 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
11 40 (16.67%) Banking
12 39 (16.25%) HP
12 39 (16.25%) Control-M
12 39 (16.25%) SCOM
13 31 (12.92%) BladeLogic
13 31 (12.92%) Oracle
14 30 (12.50%) SQL
14 30 (12.50%) Security Cleared
15 28 (11.67%) VMware Infrastructure
15 28 (11.67%) Windows Server 2008
16 27 (11.25%) CMDB
17 26 (10.83%) SharePoint
17 26 (10.83%) BMC PATROL
17 26 (10.83%) Service Delivery
18 23 (9.58%) SC Cleared
19 22 (9.17%) User Acceptance Testing
19 22 (9.17%) Financial Institution

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 26 (10.83%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.92%) IIS
3 3 (1.25%) AquaLogic Service Bus
4 2 (0.83%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.83%) CICS
5 1 (0.42%) CMS
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.42%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 1 (0.42%) Apache
5 1 (0.42%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.42%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 10 (4.17%) MS Office
2 3 (1.25%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.83%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.42%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 120 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 14 (5.83%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.08%) SaaS
3 1 (0.42%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.08%) DNS
2 10 (4.17%) SAN
2 10 (4.17%) Firewall
3 7 (2.92%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.50%) NetScreen
5 5 (2.08%) BIG-IP
5 5 (2.08%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (2.08%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (1.25%) Network Security
6 3 (1.25%) LDAP
7 2 (0.83%) DHCP
7 2 (0.83%) FTP
7 2 (0.83%) DMZ
7 2 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.83%) VLAN
7 2 (0.83%) SSH
8 1 (0.42%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.42%) FWSM
8 1 (0.42%) Intranet
8 1 (0.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.75%) Oracle Database
2 17 (7.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (5.83%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (4.17%) Oracle9i Database
5 5 (2.08%) DB2
6 4 (1.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (1.67%) Oracle Exadata
7 3 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.25%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.83%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.83%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.83%) Sybase ASE
8 2 (0.83%) Oracle OWB
8 2 (0.83%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.83%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (0.42%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.42%) TKPROF
9 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.83%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.42%) Toad
2 1 (0.42%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.42%) JIRA
2 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 71 (29.58%) Finance
2 40 (16.67%) Banking
3 22 (9.17%) Financial Institution
4 11 (4.58%) Investment Banking
5 10 (4.17%) Law
6 6 (2.50%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.50%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.50%) Publishing
6 6 (2.50%) Retail
7 2 (0.83%) International Banking
7 2 (0.83%) Advertising
8 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.42%) Legal
8 1 (0.42%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 58 (24.17%) Analyst
2 26 (10.83%) Consultant
3 20 (8.33%) DBA
4 19 (7.92%) Developer
4 19 (7.92%) Architect
5 14 (5.83%) Oracle DBA
5 14 (5.83%) Operations Analyst
5 14 (5.83%) Security Engineer
5 14 (5.83%) Cloud Engineer
6 12 (5.00%) Administrator
7 11 (4.58%) Network Engineer
8 9 (3.75%) Test Analyst
8 9 (3.75%) Service Analyst
8 9 (3.75%) Wintel Engineer
9 8 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
9 8 (3.33%) Remedy Developer
10 7 (2.92%) Service Manager
10 7 (2.92%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 7 (2.92%) Wintel Administrator
10 7 (2.92%) Incident Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.50%) Web Services
2 12 (5.00%) HTML
2 12 (5.00%) Middleware
3 10 (4.17%) CSS
4 9 (3.75%) XML
4 9 (3.75%) HTML5
5 7 (2.92%) Application Packaging
6 6 (2.50%) .NET
6 6 (2.50%) ADO.NET
7 4 (1.67%) JSP
8 3 (1.25%) jQuery
8 3 (1.25%) Hibernate
8 3 (1.25%) Spring
8 3 (1.25%) JDBC
8 3 (1.25%) LESS
8 3 (1.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (0.83%) ODBC
9 2 (0.83%) ISPF
9 2 (0.83%) WAP
9 2 (0.83%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (11.25%) CMDB
3 17 (7.08%) Hedge funds
3 17 (7.08%) Clustering
4 13 (5.42%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.33%) User Experience
6 5 (2.08%) Mainframe
6 5 (2.08%) Replication
7 4 (1.67%) Derivative
7 4 (1.67%) Kindle
7 4 (1.67%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.67%) Fixed Income
7 4 (1.67%) iPad
8 3 (1.25%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.25%) AS400
9 2 (0.83%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.83%) Taxonomies
9 2 (0.83%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.42%) DataPower
10 1 (0.42%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 61 (25.42%) Windows
2 58 (24.17%) UNIX
3 46 (19.17%) Linux
4 28 (11.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (7.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (7.50%) Solaris
7 14 (5.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (2.08%) SUSE
9 3 (1.25%) AIX
10 2 (0.83%) VMS
10 2 (0.83%) zOS
10 2 (0.83%) MVS
10 2 (0.83%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (32.92%) ITIL
2 69 (28.75%) ITSM
3 57 (23.75%) Service Management
4 26 (10.83%) Service Delivery
5 22 (9.17%) User Acceptance Testing
6 20 (8.33%) Change Management
7 15 (6.25%) Information Security
7 15 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
8 14 (5.83%) Workflow
8 14 (5.83%) Configuration Management
8 14 (5.83%) Project Management
8 14 (5.83%) Incident Management
9 13 (5.42%) Migration
10 12 (5.00%) Data Modelling
10 12 (5.00%) Network Management
10 12 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
11 11 (4.58%) Release Management
11 11 (4.58%) Asset Management
12 9 (3.75%) PRINCE2
12 9 (3.75%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 30 (12.50%) SQL
2 17 (7.08%) Perl
2 17 (7.08%) PowerShell
3 13 (5.42%) Shell Script
4 10 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 9 (3.75%) Java
6 8 (3.33%) VB
7 7 (2.92%) Python
7 7 (2.92%) C
8 6 (2.50%) C#
9 4 (1.67%) XPath
10 3 (1.25%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.25%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.83%) JCL
12 1 (0.42%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 23 (9.58%) SC Cleared
3 21 (8.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 18 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (6.67%) Degree
6 14 (5.83%) CISSP
6 14 (5.83%) CISM
7 12 (5.00%) CCSA
7 12 (5.00%) JNCIA
7 12 (5.00%) CCNA
8 4 (1.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 3 (1.25%) BC Cleared
9 3 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.83%) MBA
10 2 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.42%) RHCE
11 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.42%) ISEB
11 1 (0.42%) HND
11 1 (0.42%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.17%) SLA
2 6 (2.50%) GPG13
3 5 (2.08%) QA
4 2 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.83%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.42%) COBIT
5 1 (0.42%) Data Quality
System Software
1 45 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 28 (11.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (7.08%) vSphere
4 15 (6.25%) VMware ESX
5 14 (5.83%) Oracle RMAN
5 14 (5.83%) Oracle RAC
6 12 (5.00%) XenApp
7 9 (3.75%) XenDesktop
8 4 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (1.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (0.83%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 1 (0.42%) SRDF
11 1 (0.42%) NFS
11 1 (0.42%) Samba
11 1 (0.42%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.42%) LiteSpeed
Systems Management
1 39 (16.25%) Control-M
1 39 (16.25%) SCOM
2 31 (12.92%) BladeLogic
3 26 (10.83%) BMC PATROL
4 20 (8.33%) SCCM
5 16 (6.67%) Puppet
5 16 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (5.83%) NetBackup
6 14 (5.83%) Data Guard
7 12 (5.00%) Nagios
7 12 (5.00%) HP SIM
8 9 (3.75%) SCOrch
8 9 (3.75%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 8 (3.33%) Tivoli
10 4 (1.67%) OpenView
11 3 (1.25%) CA SiteMinder
12 2 (0.83%) OPNET
12 2 (0.83%) MOM
12 2 (0.83%) Netcool
12 2 (0.83%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 120 (50.00%) Remedy
2 47 (19.58%) VMware
2 47 (19.58%) Microsoft
3 39 (16.25%) HP
4 31 (12.92%) Oracle
5 21 (8.75%) Citrix
6 15 (6.25%) SolarWinds
6 15 (6.25%) Red Hat
7 14 (5.83%) Veritas
7 14 (5.83%) Altiris
8 12 (5.00%) Intel
9 11 (4.58%) Cisco
10 9 (3.75%) Sybase
11 8 (3.33%) EMC
11 8 (3.33%) F5
12 7 (2.92%) Dell
12 7 (2.92%) CheckPoint
13 6 (2.50%) ServiceNow
14 4 (1.67%) CA
14 4 (1.67%) IBM
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