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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BMC over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 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.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BMC
Rank 400 336 297
Rank change year-on-year
-64 -39
Contract jobs citing BMC 45 114 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.48% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 0.46% 1.10% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 50 67
Median daily rate £469 £419 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £373 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £624 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.50 £12.75 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-9.78% -73.16%
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
9840 10324 10875
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.60% 43.47% 45.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6568 6797 6788
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 232 242
Median hourly rate £17.10 £18.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.56% -2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £31.99
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

BMC
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing BMC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BMC within the London region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +11 4 £419 -1.47% 2
Westminster - 1 - -
BMC
England

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BMC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for BMC.

1 66 (52.38%) Remedy
1 66 (52.38%) Remedy ITSM
2 58 (46.03%) ITIL
3 48 (38.10%) ITSM
4 37 (29.37%) Finance
5 32 (25.40%) Service Management
6 31 (24.60%) Control-M
6 31 (24.60%) Microsoft
6 31 (24.60%) Oracle
7 28 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (18.25%) Perl
8 23 (18.25%) Unix
8 23 (18.25%) CMDB
9 21 (16.67%) VMware
9 21 (16.67%) Windows
10 20 (15.87%) Banking
11 19 (15.08%) Python
12 18 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (14.29%) Incident Management
13 17 (13.49%) SharePoint
14 16 (12.70%) HP
14 16 (12.70%) ITIL Certification
14 16 (12.70%) Linux
14 16 (12.70%) SQL
14 16 (12.70%) Management Information System
15 15 (11.90%) SLA
16 14 (11.11%) MS Excel
16 14 (11.11%) AIX
16 14 (11.11%) ITIL V3
17 13 (10.32%) VMware Infrastructure

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (13.49%) SharePoint
2 11 (8.73%) WebSphere
3 10 (7.94%) WebLogic
4 5 (3.97%) IIS
5 2 (1.59%) CMS
5 2 (1.59%) JBoss
5 2 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.79%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.79%) iPlanet
6 1 (0.79%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.79%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 14 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 13 (10.32%) MS Office
3 5 (3.97%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 66 (52.38%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.79%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.17%) SaaS
2 1 (0.79%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.94%) NAS
1 10 (7.94%) SAN
2 8 (6.35%) Firewall
3 5 (3.97%) SSH
4 4 (3.17%) SSL
5 3 (2.38%) Network Security
5 3 (2.38%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.59%) FTP
6 2 (1.59%) HTTP
7 1 (0.79%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.79%) DNS
7 1 (0.79%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.79%) Internet
7 1 (0.79%) LAN
7 1 (0.79%) LDAP
7 1 (0.79%) MPLS
7 1 (0.79%) VoIP
7 1 (0.79%) VPN
7 1 (0.79%) WAN
7 1 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.73%) Oracle Database
2 9 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (3.17%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.59%) MySQL
4 2 (1.59%) OLTP
5 1 (0.79%) DB2
5 1 (0.79%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 8 (6.35%) Subversion
2 1 (0.79%) JIRA
2 1 (0.79%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 37 (29.37%) Finance
2 20 (15.87%) Banking
3 9 (7.14%) Financial Institution
4 6 (4.76%) Retail
5 4 (3.17%) German Language
6 3 (2.38%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.59%) Publishing
7 2 (1.59%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.79%) French Language
Job Titles
1 17 (13.49%) Consultant
2 15 (11.90%) Administrator
2 15 (11.90%) Analyst
3 14 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (8.73%) Architect
5 10 (7.94%) Developer
6 7 (5.56%) Remedy Specialist
6 7 (5.56%) Service Analyst
6 7 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
6 7 (5.56%) Unix Administrator
6 7 (5.56%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 6 (4.76%) Data Integration Specialist
7 6 (4.76%) Integration Specialist
7 6 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (3.97%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (3.97%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (3.97%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (3.97%) Service Manager
8 5 (3.97%) Windows Administrator
8 5 (3.97%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.52%) XML
2 9 (7.14%) Middleware
3 7 (5.56%) IBM Integration Bus
4 4 (3.17%) J2EE
5 3 (2.38%) CSS
5 3 (2.38%) HTML
6 2 (1.59%) .NET
6 2 (1.59%) REST
6 2 (1.59%) SAML
6 2 (1.59%) SOAP
6 2 (1.59%) Web Services
6 2 (1.59%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.79%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.79%) Ajax
7 1 (0.79%) JSP
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (18.25%) CMDB
3 16 (12.70%) Management Information System
4 9 (7.14%) Data Integration
4 9 (7.14%) Wiki
5 8 (6.35%) Hedge funds
6 7 (5.56%) Data Centre
6 7 (5.56%) User Experience
7 5 (3.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (3.97%) PKI
8 3 (2.38%) Derivative
8 3 (2.38%) Equity Derivative
8 3 (2.38%) NHS
9 2 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.59%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.59%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (1.59%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.79%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.79%) HP StoreVirtual
10 1 (0.79%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 23 (18.25%) Unix
2 21 (16.67%) Windows
3 16 (12.70%) Linux
4 14 (11.11%) AIX
5 12 (9.52%) Solaris
6 10 (7.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (6.35%) Windows Server
8 5 (3.97%) Windows 7
8 5 (3.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (3.97%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.38%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (1.59%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 2 (1.59%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.59%) Windows NT
11 2 (1.59%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.79%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (46.03%) ITIL
2 48 (38.10%) ITSM
3 32 (25.40%) Service Management
4 18 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 14 (11.11%) ITIL V3
6 13 (10.32%) Configuration Management
6 13 (10.32%) Information Security
7 11 (8.73%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (7.94%) ETL
9 9 (7.14%) Change Control
9 9 (7.14%) Security Management
10 8 (6.35%) Data Modelling
10 8 (6.35%) E-Commerce
10 8 (6.35%) Migration
10 8 (6.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 8 (6.35%) Unit Testing
11 7 (5.56%) Business Continuity
11 7 (5.56%) PRINCE2
11 7 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 23 (18.25%) Perl
2 19 (15.08%) Python
3 16 (12.70%) SQL
4 12 (9.52%) PL/SQL
5 11 (8.73%) PowerShell
6 10 (7.94%) Java
7 9 (7.14%) Shell Script
8 8 (6.35%) C#
8 8 (6.35%) C++
8 8 (6.35%) VBA
9 6 (4.76%) C
10 5 (3.97%) VBScript
11 4 (3.17%) JavaScript
11 4 (3.17%) Korn
12 3 (2.38%) ANSI SQL
13 2 (1.59%) PHP
14 1 (0.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (12.70%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (8.73%) Degree
2 11 (8.73%) Security Cleared
3 10 (7.94%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.97%) CISM
4 5 (3.97%) CISSP
4 5 (3.97%) IISP
4 5 (3.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.90%) SLA
2 5 (3.97%) GPG13
2 5 (3.97%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 5 (3.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.38%) COBIT
4 1 (0.79%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.79%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (10.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.17%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.59%) Samba
4 2 (1.59%) Sendmail
4 2 (1.59%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.79%) vCloud
5 1 (0.79%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.79%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.79%) vSphere
5 1 (0.79%) XenApp
5 1 (0.79%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 31 (24.60%) Control-M
2 12 (9.52%) BMC PATROL
3 10 (7.94%) SCCM
3 10 (7.94%) SCOM
4 8 (6.35%) OpenView
5 5 (3.97%) BladeLogic
6 4 (3.17%) ITRS Geneos
7 3 (2.38%) Nagios
7 3 (2.38%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.59%) CA Wily
8 2 (1.59%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.79%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.79%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.79%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.79%) IBM BigFix
9 1 (0.79%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.79%) OPNET
9 1 (0.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 66 (52.38%) Remedy
2 31 (24.60%) Microsoft
2 31 (24.60%) Oracle
3 21 (16.67%) VMware
4 16 (12.70%) HP
5 12 (9.52%) Red Hat
6 9 (7.14%) Informatica
7 8 (6.35%) Veritas
8 7 (5.56%) IBM
8 7 (5.56%) Sun
9 6 (4.76%) ServiceNow
10 5 (3.97%) TOWER Software
11 4 (3.17%) Citrix
12 3 (2.38%) Bomgar
12 3 (2.38%) CA
12 3 (2.38%) Solace
12 3 (2.38%) SolarWinds
13 2 (1.59%) AppDynamics
13 2 (1.59%) Dynatrace
13 2 (1.59%) Microgen