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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
BMC
England / London
Rank 375 357 339
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -18
Contract jobs citing BMC 28 59 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.28% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.68% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 36 39
Median daily rate £463 £465 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.53% +9.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £275 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £550 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £55.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-77.27% +46.66%

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
8278 8619 9566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.31% 41.05% 45.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5535 5607 6370
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 148 198
Median hourly rate £23.17 £22.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.97% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 -8 3 £413 -21.42%
Canary Wharf - 2 £350 -
Docklands, London - 1 £375 -
Wimbledon - 1 £425 -
BMC
England

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 40 (53.33%) ITIL
2 35 (46.67%) Remedy
2 35 (46.67%) Remedy ITSM
3 31 (41.33%) ITSM
4 25 (33.33%) Service Management
5 22 (29.33%) HP
5 22 (29.33%) Finance
6 20 (26.67%) XML
7 19 (25.33%) Oracle
7 19 (25.33%) Control-M
8 18 (24.00%) ITIL V3
8 18 (24.00%) ServiceNow
9 17 (22.67%) DevOps
9 17 (22.67%) CMDB
9 17 (22.67%) SOAP
10 16 (21.33%) Unix
10 16 (21.33%) Windows
10 16 (21.33%) JavaScript
10 16 (21.33%) Microsoft
10 16 (21.33%) Workflow
10 16 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (18.67%) REST
11 14 (18.67%) SaaS
11 14 (18.67%) SQL
11 14 (18.67%) Web Services
12 13 (17.33%) XSL
12 13 (17.33%) Linux
12 13 (17.33%) XML Schema
13 11 (14.67%) Banking
13 11 (14.67%) VMware

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 8 (10.67%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.67%) CMS
3 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.67%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.33%) iPlanet
4 1 (1.33%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.33%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 6 (8.00%) MS Office
2 5 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 35 (46.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.67%) SaaS
2 6 (8.00%) GitHub
2 6 (8.00%) OpenShift
3 3 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) SSH
1 4 (5.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.00%) FTP
2 3 (4.00%) Internet
2 3 (4.00%) LDAP
2 3 (4.00%) SAN
3 2 (2.67%) Network Security
4 1 (1.33%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.33%) Firewall
4 1 (1.33%) HTTP
4 1 (1.33%) NAS
4 1 (1.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.00%) DB2
3 3 (4.00%) MySQL
3 3 (4.00%) OLTP
3 3 (4.00%) Star Schema
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (5.33%) JIRA
2 2 (2.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.33%) Subversion
General
1 22 (29.33%) Finance
2 11 (14.67%) Banking
3 7 (9.33%) Retail
4 5 (6.67%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.67%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.67%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 18 (24.00%) Developer
2 13 (17.33%) Consultant
3 12 (16.00%) ServiceNow Developer
4 8 (10.67%) Analyst
5 5 (6.67%) Administrator
5 5 (6.67%) Architect
5 5 (6.67%) Data Consultant
5 5 (6.67%) ITSM Developer
5 5 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 5 (6.67%) Service Manager
6 4 (5.33%) Service Analyst
6 4 (5.33%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.00%) Data Integration Consultant
7 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.00%) Integration Consultant
7 3 (4.00%) Oracle Architect
7 3 (4.00%) SAP Consultant
7 3 (4.00%) Service Management Analyst
7 3 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (26.67%) XML
2 17 (22.67%) SOAP
3 14 (18.67%) REST
3 14 (18.67%) Web Services
4 13 (17.33%) XML Schema
4 13 (17.33%) XSL
5 7 (9.33%) Middleware
6 3 (4.00%) CSS
6 3 (4.00%) HTML
6 3 (4.00%) SAML
7 2 (2.67%) IBM Integration Bus
7 2 (2.67%) XHTML
8 1 (1.33%) J2EE
8 1 (1.33%) JSP
8 1 (1.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.67%) CMDB
2 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.33%) Data Integration
4 4 (5.33%) Derivative
4 4 (5.33%) Equity Derivative
5 3 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.00%) Mobile Payment
5 3 (4.00%) PKI
6 2 (2.67%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.67%) CLARiiON
6 2 (2.67%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.67%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.67%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (2.67%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.67%) Replication
7 1 (1.33%) HP Storage
7 1 (1.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.33%) Unix
1 16 (21.33%) Windows
2 13 (17.33%) Linux
3 9 (12.00%) Solaris
4 7 (9.33%) Windows 7
5 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.33%) AIX
6 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.00%) Windows Server
7 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.67%) Mac OS
8 2 (2.67%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.67%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (2.67%) SUSE
8 2 (2.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.67%) Windows 2000
8 2 (2.67%) Windows NT
8 2 (2.67%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.67%) zOS
9 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (53.33%) ITIL
2 31 (41.33%) ITSM
3 25 (33.33%) Service Management
4 18 (24.00%) ITIL V3
5 17 (22.67%) DevOps
6 16 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (21.33%) Workflow
7 8 (10.67%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (10.67%) PRINCE2
8 7 (9.33%) Project Management
9 6 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (8.00%) Change Management
9 6 (8.00%) Project Planning
10 4 (5.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (5.33%) Information Security
10 4 (5.33%) Open Source
10 4 (5.33%) PRINCE
10 4 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (4.00%) High Availability
11 3 (4.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.33%) JavaScript
2 14 (18.67%) SQL
3 7 (9.33%) Java
4 5 (6.67%) PL/SQL
5 4 (5.33%) ANSI SQL
5 4 (5.33%) Perl
6 3 (4.00%) Python
7 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.67%) C
7 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.33%) C#
8 1 (1.33%) C++
8 1 (1.33%) COBOL
8 1 (1.33%) Korn
8 1 (1.33%) REXX
8 1 (1.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (5.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.33%) Degree
4 1 (1.33%) MCDST
4 1 (1.33%) MCP
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.00%) SLA
3 1 (1.33%) JSP 440
System Software
1 9 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.00%) Docker
2 6 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (2.67%) NFS
4 2 (2.67%) Samba
4 2 (2.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (2.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (2.67%) XenApp
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 19 (25.33%) Control-M
2 7 (9.33%) SCCM
3 5 (6.67%) Tivoli
4 4 (5.33%) Ansible
4 4 (5.33%) BladeLogic
4 4 (5.33%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (5.33%) OpenView
5 3 (4.00%) NetBackup
5 3 (4.00%) SCOM
6 2 (2.67%) FlexNet
6 2 (2.67%) OMEGAMON
6 2 (2.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (2.67%) Pingdom
6 2 (2.67%) Puppet
6 2 (2.67%) vRealize
6 2 (2.67%) Xymon
7 1 (1.33%) Nagios
7 1 (1.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.33%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.33%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 35 (46.67%) Remedy
2 22 (29.33%) HP
3 19 (25.33%) Oracle
4 18 (24.00%) ServiceNow
5 16 (21.33%) Microsoft
6 11 (14.67%) VMware
7 10 (13.33%) IBM
8 6 (8.00%) Splunk
9 5 (6.67%) Cisco
9 5 (6.67%) EMC
9 5 (6.67%) Sun
10 4 (5.33%) Informatica
10 4 (5.33%) Red Hat
10 4 (5.33%) SAP
11 3 (4.00%) 3PAR
11 3 (4.00%) Apple
11 3 (4.00%) CA
11 3 (4.00%) Citrix
11 3 (4.00%) Symantec
11 3 (4.00%) Veritas