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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BMC
Rank 311 339 294
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -45
Contract jobs citing BMC 91 66 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.41% 0.29% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 0.93% 0.66% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 43 46
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £473
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £306 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £335 £425
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -21.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £65.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £27.50 £13.25
% change year-on-year
-52.72% +107.54%
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
9766 10042 9933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.53% 44.07% 44.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 6422 6551 6241
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 209 293
Average hourly rate £19.88 £19.00 £21.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.60% -10.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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 29 May 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 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +9 28 £450 +2.27% 4
Croydon -6 3 £325 -
Feltham - 2 - -
BMC
England

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 110 (63.95%) Remedy
1 110 (63.95%) Remedy ITSM
2 87 (50.58%) ITIL
3 65 (37.79%) Service Management
4 62 (36.05%) ITSM
5 59 (34.30%) Finance
6 54 (31.40%) Windows
7 44 (25.58%) CMDB
8 43 (25.00%) HP
9 41 (23.84%) Microsoft
9 41 (23.84%) VMware
10 37 (21.51%) Active Directory
11 33 (19.19%) Linux
12 31 (18.02%) VMware Infrastructure
13 24 (13.95%) Security Cleared
13 24 (13.95%) PowerShell
13 24 (13.95%) BladeLogic
14 23 (13.37%) Service Delivery
15 22 (12.79%) Project Management
15 22 (12.79%) UNIX
16 20 (11.63%) SQL
16 20 (11.63%) Citrix
16 20 (11.63%) Banking
17 19 (11.05%) Python
17 19 (11.05%) Windows Server 2008
17 19 (11.05%) SC Cleared
18 18 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
19 17 (9.88%) Oracle
19 17 (9.88%) Cisco
19 17 (9.88%) IBM

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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%) WebLogic
2 5 (2.91%) CICS
3 4 (2.33%) IIS
3 4 (2.33%) CMS
4 3 (1.74%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.16%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (1.16%) Apache
5 2 (1.16%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.16%) JBoss
5 2 (1.16%) Confluence
5 2 (1.16%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.58%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (0.58%) Liferay
6 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.40%) MS Office
3 5 (2.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.74%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 110 (63.95%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (2.33%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.58%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.58%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.58%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.58%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.33%) SaaS
2 3 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.98%) DNS
2 8 (4.65%) DHCP
3 7 (4.07%) LDAP
4 6 (3.49%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.91%) SAN
6 4 (2.33%) LAN
6 4 (2.33%) Firewall
6 4 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (1.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (1.74%) FWSM
7 3 (1.74%) HTTP
8 2 (1.16%) Internet
8 2 (1.16%) SSL
8 2 (1.16%) NAS
8 2 (1.16%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.58%) WAN
9 1 (0.58%) SNMP
9 1 (0.58%) VPN
9 1 (0.58%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.40%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.65%) DB2
3 6 (3.49%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (2.33%) Pentaho
4 4 (2.33%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.74%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.74%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.74%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.16%) MySQL
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.58%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.58%) QlikView
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.58%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 11 (6.40%) JIRA
1 11 (6.40%) ClearCase
2 10 (5.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (5.23%) FishEye
4 7 (4.07%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.74%) MSI
6 2 (1.16%) InstallShield
6 2 (1.16%) AdminStudio
6 2 (1.16%) Lombardi
6 2 (1.16%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.58%) Maven
7 1 (0.58%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.58%) PVCS
7 1 (0.58%) Ant
7 1 (0.58%) ERwin
7 1 (0.58%) LoadRunner
General
1 59 (34.30%) Finance
2 20 (11.63%) Banking
3 9 (5.23%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.65%) Financial Institution
5 7 (4.07%) Investment Banking
6 6 (3.49%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.33%) Spanish Language
8 3 (1.74%) Retail
9 2 (1.16%) Marketing
10 1 (0.58%) Electronics
10 1 (0.58%) Publishing
10 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.58%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (12.79%) Developer
2 17 (9.88%) Consultant
3 14 (8.14%) Administrator
3 14 (8.14%) Analyst
4 13 (7.56%) Service Manager
5 10 (5.81%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (5.23%) Remedy Developer
7 8 (4.65%) Incident Manager
7 8 (4.65%) ServiceNow Developer
8 6 (3.49%) DB2 DBA
8 6 (3.49%) Transition Manager
8 6 (3.49%) Senior DBA
8 6 (3.49%) Problem Manager
8 6 (3.49%) Architect
8 6 (3.49%) DBA
8 6 (3.49%) Wintel Engineer
8 6 (3.49%) Service Transition Manager
9 5 (2.91%) Incident & Problem Manager
9 5 (2.91%) Report Manager
9 5 (2.91%) Remedy Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.40%) HTML
2 10 (5.81%) XML
3 9 (5.23%) Middleware
4 8 (4.65%) Web Services
5 6 (3.49%) CSS
6 5 (2.91%) Twisted
6 5 (2.91%) Application Packaging
6 5 (2.91%) HTML5
7 4 (2.33%) XHTML
7 4 (2.33%) Ajax
8 2 (1.16%) .NET
8 2 (1.16%) J2EE
8 2 (1.16%) XSLT
8 2 (1.16%) Drools
8 2 (1.16%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.58%) WebCenter
9 1 (0.58%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.58%) Spring
9 1 (0.58%) JMS
9 1 (0.58%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 44 (25.58%) CMDB
2 18 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (9.30%) Management Information System
4 9 (5.23%) Computer Science
5 8 (4.65%) Data Centre
6 7 (4.07%) Mainframe
7 5 (2.91%) BYOD
7 5 (2.91%) Clustering
8 4 (2.33%) Thin Client
8 4 (2.33%) Blackberry
8 4 (2.33%) Fat Client
8 4 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.74%) iPhone
9 3 (1.74%) iPad
9 3 (1.74%) Hedge funds
10 2 (1.16%) AS400
11 1 (0.58%) User Experience
11 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.58%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.58%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 54 (31.40%) Windows
2 33 (19.19%) Linux
3 22 (12.79%) UNIX
4 19 (11.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (7.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (6.40%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (5.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (5.23%) Windows 7
8 9 (5.23%) Solaris
9 4 (2.33%) AIX
9 4 (2.33%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.74%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.74%) SUSE
10 3 (1.74%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.74%) zOS
11 2 (1.16%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (50.58%) ITIL
2 65 (37.79%) Service Management
3 62 (36.05%) ITSM
4 23 (13.37%) Service Delivery
5 22 (12.79%) Project Management
6 17 (9.88%) Change Management
7 15 (8.72%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (7.56%) Configuration Management
9 11 (6.40%) Release Management
10 10 (5.81%) Workflow
10 10 (5.81%) Incident Management
11 9 (5.23%) Asset Management
11 9 (5.23%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (4.65%) Migration
12 8 (4.65%) ITIL V3
13 7 (4.07%) Analytics
14 6 (3.49%) Data Modelling
14 6 (3.49%) Root Cause Analysis
14 6 (3.49%) Vulnerability Management
14 6 (3.49%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 24 (13.95%) PowerShell
2 20 (11.63%) SQL
3 19 (11.05%) Python
4 13 (7.56%) Perl
5 8 (4.65%) Java
6 6 (3.49%) COBOL
7 5 (2.91%) VBScript
8 4 (2.33%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.33%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.74%) Ruby
9 3 (1.74%) VBA
10 2 (1.16%) VB
10 2 (1.16%) Jython
10 2 (1.16%) Groovy
10 2 (1.16%) Korn
11 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.58%) C
11 1 (0.58%) REXX
Qualifications
1 24 (13.95%) Security Cleared
2 19 (11.05%) SC Cleared
3 12 (6.98%) Degree
4 10 (5.81%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (3.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (2.33%) CISSP
6 4 (2.33%) CISM
7 3 (1.74%) MCITP
7 3 (1.74%) CCSE
7 3 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.74%) ISEB
7 3 (1.74%) CCNP
8 2 (1.16%) CCA
8 2 (1.16%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.16%) MCSE
8 2 (1.16%) MCSA
8 2 (1.16%) HP APS
9 1 (0.58%) HND
9 1 (0.58%) Sun Certification
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%) QA
3 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 37 (21.51%) Active Directory
2 31 (18.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.65%) VMware ESX
3 8 (4.65%) Docker
4 7 (4.07%) vSphere
4 7 (4.07%) XenApp
5 5 (2.91%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.74%) KVM
6 3 (1.74%) Xen
6 3 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.74%) ProxySG
7 2 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.58%) vCloud
8 1 (0.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.58%) Samba
8 1 (0.58%) NFS
8 1 (0.58%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 24 (13.95%) BladeLogic
2 12 (6.98%) SCCM
3 9 (5.23%) SCOM
4 7 (4.07%) Zenoss
4 7 (4.07%) Nagios
4 7 (4.07%) Tivoli
5 5 (2.91%) Kibana
5 5 (2.91%) Puppet
5 5 (2.91%) Tivoli NetView
6 4 (2.33%) BMC PATROL
6 4 (2.33%) OpenView
6 4 (2.33%) HP SIM
7 3 (1.74%) BMC Marimba
7 3 (1.74%) WMI
7 3 (1.74%) Control-M
8 2 (1.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (1.16%) CA Single Sign-On
8 2 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (1.16%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.16%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 110 (63.95%) Remedy
2 43 (25.00%) HP
3 41 (23.84%) Microsoft
3 41 (23.84%) VMware
4 20 (11.63%) Citrix
5 17 (9.88%) Oracle
5 17 (9.88%) Cisco
5 17 (9.88%) IBM
6 14 (8.14%) ServiceNow
7 13 (7.56%) Red Hat
7 13 (7.56%) CA
8 8 (4.65%) SAP
9 7 (4.07%) F5
9 7 (4.07%) Atlassian
9 7 (4.07%) Symantec
9 7 (4.07%) Altiris
10 6 (3.49%) EMC
10 6 (3.49%) FrontRange
10 6 (3.49%) ArcSight
11 4 (2.33%) CheckPoint
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