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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BMC
Rank 293 307 289
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -18
Contract jobs citing BMC 127 112 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.52% 0.44% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 1.14% 0.95% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 62 70
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 £300 £350 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £573 £552
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.13 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+135.62% +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
11132 11759 11805
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.78% 46.41% 45.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7055 7579 7150
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 £595 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 266 338
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.60 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.06% +0.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.96 £48.84 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +1.57%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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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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 +6 20 £475 - 6
West Drayton - 1 - - 1
Hounslow - - - -
BMC
England

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 94 (47.96%) Remedy
1 94 (47.96%) Remedy ITSM
2 69 (35.20%) ITIL
3 59 (30.10%) Finance
4 56 (28.57%) Windows
5 52 (26.53%) ITSM
6 50 (25.51%) Linux
6 50 (25.51%) Microsoft
7 48 (24.49%) UNIX
8 46 (23.47%) Service Management
9 41 (20.92%) SCOM
10 39 (19.90%) 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%) Banking
14 31 (15.82%) HP
14 31 (15.82%) Control-M
15 29 (14.80%) Oracle Database
16 27 (13.78%) SC Cleared
17 24 (12.24%) CMDB
18 23 (11.73%) BladeLogic
18 23 (11.73%) VMware Infrastructure
18 23 (11.73%) Windows Server 2008
18 23 (11.73%) Service Delivery
19 22 (11.22%) Financial Institution
19 22 (11.22%) Red Hat
19 22 (11.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 21 (10.71%) Oracle Database 11g

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 5 (2.55%) 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
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 94 (47.96%) Remedy ITSM
2 13 (6.63%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.59%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.04%) SaaS
3 1 (0.51%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.16%) SAN
2 11 (5.61%) DNS
3 8 (4.08%) Firewall
4 6 (3.06%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.55%) NetScreen
5 5 (2.55%) BIG-IP
5 5 (2.55%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (2.55%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (2.04%) Kerberos
7 3 (1.53%) DHCP
8 2 (1.02%) LDAP
8 2 (1.02%) Network Security
9 1 (0.51%) NAS
9 1 (0.51%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.51%) LAN
9 1 (0.51%) WAN
9 1 (0.51%) FTP
9 1 (0.51%) Intranet
9 1 (0.51%) Internet
9 1 (0.51%) OSPF
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 4 (2.04%) 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 43 (21.94%) 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 8 (4.08%) Administrator
9 8 (4.08%) Remedy Developer
10 7 (3.57%) Security Engineer
10 7 (3.57%) Service Analyst
10 7 (3.57%) Cloud Engineer
11 6 (3.06%) Remedy Consultant
11 6 (3.06%) Wintel Engineer
11 6 (3.06%) Business Analyst
11 6 (3.06%) Infrastructure Architect
12 5 (2.55%) Cisco Engineer
12 5 (2.55%) Service Manager
12 5 (2.55%) Sybase DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.14%) Middleware
2 12 (6.12%) HTML
3 10 (5.10%) CSS
3 10 (5.10%) 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 5 (2.55%) Mainframe
7 4 (2.04%) AS400
7 4 (2.04%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.53%) iPad
9 2 (1.02%) Taxonomies
9 2 (1.02%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.02%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.51%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.51%) Derivative
10 1 (0.51%) IBM Mainframe
10 1 (0.51%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 56 (28.57%) Windows
2 50 (25.51%) Linux
3 48 (24.49%) UNIX
4 23 (11.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (11.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (8.16%) Solaris
7 14 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.55%) SUSE
9 4 (2.04%) 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 69 (35.20%) ITIL
2 52 (26.53%) ITSM
3 46 (23.47%) Service Management
4 23 (11.73%) Service Delivery
5 21 (10.71%) Change Management
5 21 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 16 (8.16%) Configuration Management
7 14 (7.14%) Migration
8 13 (6.63%) Workflow
9 12 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
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 9 (4.59%) Information Security
13 8 (4.08%) Incident Management
13 8 (4.08%) ITIL V3
14 7 (3.57%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (18.37%) SQL
2 18 (9.18%) PowerShell
3 15 (7.65%) 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 15 (7.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 13 (6.63%) Degree
5 12 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (4.08%) CISSP
6 8 (4.08%) CISM
7 6 (3.06%) CCSA
7 6 (3.06%) JNCIA
7 6 (3.06%) 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 39 (19.90%) Active Directory
2 23 (11.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (9.18%) Oracle RMAN
3 18 (9.18%) Oracle RAC
4 15 (7.65%) vSphere
5 13 (6.63%) VMware ESX
6 7 (3.57%) XenApp
7 6 (3.06%) XenDesktop
8 5 (2.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 4 (2.04%) SRDF
9 4 (2.04%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 3 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.53%) vCloud
11 1 (0.51%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.51%) LiteSpeed
Systems Management
1 41 (20.92%) SCOM
2 31 (15.82%) Control-M
3 23 (11.73%) BladeLogic
4 20 (10.20%) BMC PATROL
5 19 (9.69%) SCCM
6 18 (9.18%) Data Guard
7 16 (8.16%) NetBackup
8 13 (6.63%) Puppet
9 12 (6.12%) Nagios
10 9 (4.59%) Opscode Chef
10 9 (4.59%) SCOrch
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 94 (47.96%) Remedy
2 50 (25.51%) Microsoft
3 36 (18.37%) VMware
4 33 (16.84%) Oracle
5 31 (15.82%) HP
6 22 (11.22%) Red Hat
7 21 (10.71%) Veritas
8 18 (9.18%) Citrix
9 15 (7.65%) Altiris
10 13 (6.63%) SolarWinds
11 12 (6.12%) Intel
12 10 (5.10%) Cisco
13 9 (4.59%) EMC
14 8 (4.08%) F5
15 7 (3.57%) Sybase
16 6 (3.06%) IBM
17 5 (2.55%) CheckPoint
18 4 (2.04%) Symantec
18 4 (2.04%) Dell
18 4 (2.04%) JBoss
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