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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BMC
Rank 312 305 319
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Contract jobs citing BMC 103 128 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.43% 0.53% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 1.01% 1.17% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 70 62
Average daily rate
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£413 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £295 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £47.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-73.69% +137.50%
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
10206 10898 11475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.03% 45.52% 45.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6721 6830 7368
Average daily rate £425 £425 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 233 261
Average hourly rate £18.25 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.94% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.46 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £33.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
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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 +5 21 £425 -10.52% 3
Paddington - 2 £500 -
Croydon -23 1 £525 +40.93%
BMC
England

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 112 (57.44%) Remedy
1 112 (57.44%) Remedy ITSM
2 93 (47.69%) ITIL
3 88 (45.13%) Service Management
4 80 (41.03%) ITSM
5 71 (36.41%) Finance
6 62 (31.79%) Windows
7 51 (26.15%) HP
7 51 (26.15%) VMware
8 48 (24.62%) Linux
9 46 (23.59%) CMDB
10 38 (19.49%) BladeLogic
11 37 (18.97%) Oracle
12 36 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
13 35 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
13 35 (17.95%) IBM
13 35 (17.95%) Banking
14 33 (16.92%) UNIX
15 32 (16.41%) PowerShell
16 30 (15.38%) Microsoft
17 28 (14.36%) Active Directory
17 28 (14.36%) Project Management
18 27 (13.85%) Python
19 23 (11.79%) JIRA
20 22 (11.28%) Security Cleared
20 22 (11.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 22 (11.28%) ServiceNow
21 21 (10.77%) Problem Management
21 21 (10.77%) Degree
21 21 (10.77%) Configuration Management

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (5.64%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.13%) IIS
3 9 (4.62%) WebSphere
4 6 (3.08%) WebLogic
4 6 (3.08%) OpenStack
4 6 (3.08%) WebLogic Portal
5 4 (2.05%) WebSphere Portal
6 3 (1.54%) Apache
6 3 (1.54%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.03%) MQSeries
7 2 (1.03%) CMS
7 2 (1.03%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.03%) Confluence
7 2 (1.03%) Lync
8 1 (0.51%) Liferay
8 1 (0.51%) JBoss
Applications
1 14 (7.18%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.13%) MS Visio
3 8 (4.10%) MS Office
4 3 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 112 (57.44%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.54%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.51%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.51%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.51%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.13%) DNS
2 9 (4.62%) SAN
3 7 (3.59%) TCP/IP
4 6 (3.08%) LDAP
5 3 (1.54%) SSL
5 3 (1.54%) NAS
5 3 (1.54%) SSH
6 2 (1.03%) DHCP
6 2 (1.03%) FTP
7 1 (0.51%) SNMP
7 1 (0.51%) LAN
7 1 (0.51%) WAN
7 1 (0.51%) OSPF
7 1 (0.51%) Firewall
7 1 (0.51%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.51%) VLAN
7 1 (0.51%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.18%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.10%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (3.59%) MySQL
4 6 (3.08%) Data Mining
5 5 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (2.56%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.56%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.05%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.05%) Pentaho
6 4 (2.05%) Oracle9i Database
6 4 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.05%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.54%) DB2
7 3 (1.54%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.54%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.51%) QlikView
8 1 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 23 (11.79%) JIRA
2 13 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 12 (6.15%) ClearCase
4 11 (5.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 10 (5.13%) FishEye
6 5 (2.56%) Artifactory
6 5 (2.56%) Jenkins
6 5 (2.56%) Gerrit
7 3 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.54%) MSI
7 3 (1.54%) Subversion
8 2 (1.03%) InstallShield
8 2 (1.03%) AdminStudio
8 2 (1.03%) SilkPerformer
8 2 (1.03%) Lombardi
9 1 (0.51%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.51%) Maven
9 1 (0.51%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.51%) ERwin
9 1 (0.51%) Ant
General
1 71 (36.41%) Finance
2 35 (17.95%) Banking
3 11 (5.64%) Investment Banking
4 6 (3.08%) Financial Institution
4 6 (3.08%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.56%) Billing
6 4 (2.05%) Marketing
7 3 (1.54%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.03%) Publishing
8 2 (1.03%) Retail
8 2 (1.03%) Law
8 2 (1.03%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 29 (14.87%) Consultant
2 17 (8.72%) Analyst
3 15 (7.69%) Service Manager
4 12 (6.15%) Administrator
5 10 (5.13%) Architect
5 10 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (5.13%) Wintel Engineer
6 9 (4.62%) Developer
6 9 (4.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (4.10%) Incident Manager
8 7 (3.59%) Software Engineer
8 7 (3.59%) Process Consultant
9 6 (3.08%) Support Consultant
9 6 (3.08%) UNIX Engineer
10 5 (2.56%) Change Analyst
10 5 (2.56%) ServiceNow Developer
11 4 (2.05%) Release Management Specialist
11 4 (2.05%) Process Manager
11 4 (2.05%) Testing Manager
11 4 (2.05%) Change Management Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.69%) Middleware
2 11 (5.64%) Web Services
3 10 (5.13%) XML
3 10 (5.13%) HTML
4 6 (3.08%) Application Packaging
5 5 (2.56%) Django
5 5 (2.56%) CSS
5 5 (2.56%) WebCenter
5 5 (2.56%) HTML5
5 5 (2.56%) Sinatra
5 5 (2.56%) Twisted
6 4 (2.05%) .NET
7 3 (1.54%) Ajax
7 3 (1.54%) XHTML
8 2 (1.03%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (1.03%) J2EE
8 2 (1.03%) XSLT
8 2 (1.03%) ServiceStack
8 2 (1.03%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (1.03%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 46 (23.59%) CMDB
2 36 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (9.23%) Management Information System
4 13 (6.67%) User Experience
5 10 (5.13%) Data Centre
6 8 (4.10%) Clustering
7 5 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.05%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.54%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.54%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.54%) BYOD
9 3 (1.54%) PKI
9 3 (1.54%) PMI
10 2 (1.03%) AS400
10 2 (1.03%) Blackberry
10 2 (1.03%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.51%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.51%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.51%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.51%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 62 (31.79%) Windows
2 48 (24.62%) Linux
3 33 (16.92%) UNIX
4 22 (11.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (9.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (8.72%) Solaris
7 12 (6.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (4.62%) AIX
9 6 (3.08%) Windows 7
10 4 (2.05%) SUSE
11 2 (1.03%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.03%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.51%) zOS
12 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (47.69%) ITIL
2 88 (45.13%) Service Management
3 80 (41.03%) ITSM
4 28 (14.36%) Project Management
5 21 (10.77%) Configuration Management
5 21 (10.77%) Change Management
5 21 (10.77%) Problem Management
6 17 (8.72%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 15 (7.69%) Incident Management
8 14 (7.18%) Enterprise Architecture
9 13 (6.67%) Analytics
10 11 (5.64%) Asset Management
11 10 (5.13%) Release Management
11 10 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (4.62%) Software Engineering
12 9 (4.62%) Validation
12 9 (4.62%) Migration
12 9 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (4.62%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 32 (16.41%) PowerShell
2 27 (13.85%) Python
3 20 (10.26%) SQL
4 19 (9.74%) Perl
5 8 (4.10%) Java
5 8 (4.10%) VBScript
5 8 (4.10%) Ruby
6 6 (3.08%) VB
7 5 (2.56%) Shell Script
7 5 (2.56%) Groovy
8 4 (2.05%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.54%) Korn
9 3 (1.54%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.03%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.51%) VBA
11 1 (0.51%) C
11 1 (0.51%) REXX
Qualifications
1 22 (11.28%) Security Cleared
2 21 (10.77%) Degree
3 11 (5.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 9 (4.62%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (2.56%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.05%) HP APS
7 3 (1.54%) VCDX
7 3 (1.54%) VCAP
7 3 (1.54%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.54%) ISEB
7 3 (1.54%) CISSP
8 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.51%) CCNP
8 1 (0.51%) CISM
8 1 (0.51%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.08%) SLA
2 3 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.03%) QA
3 2 (1.03%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (14.36%) Active Directory
3 14 (7.18%) KVM
4 10 (5.13%) XenApp
5 9 (4.62%) vSphere
6 8 (4.10%) Docker
6 8 (4.10%) VMware ESX
7 5 (2.56%) Hyper-V
7 5 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.54%) RHEV
8 3 (1.54%) Xen
9 2 (1.03%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.03%) PowerHA
9 2 (1.03%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.51%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (0.51%) Samba
10 1 (0.51%) NFS
Systems Management
1 38 (19.49%) BladeLogic
2 15 (7.69%) Tivoli
3 11 (5.64%) Puppet
4 10 (5.13%) BMC PATROL
5 9 (4.62%) SCCM
5 9 (4.62%) SCOM
6 8 (4.10%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (3.59%) HP SIM
7 7 (3.59%) Zenoss
7 7 (3.59%) Control-M
7 7 (3.59%) Nagios
8 5 (2.56%) CA Single Sign-On
8 5 (2.56%) Tivoli NetView
8 5 (2.56%) Netcool
8 5 (2.56%) Capistrano
8 5 (2.56%) Kibana
9 4 (2.05%) OpenView
9 4 (2.05%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (1.54%) WMI
10 3 (1.54%) BMC Marimba
Vendors
1 112 (57.44%) Remedy
2 51 (26.15%) VMware
2 51 (26.15%) HP
3 37 (18.97%) Oracle
4 35 (17.95%) IBM
5 30 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 22 (11.28%) ServiceNow
7 19 (9.74%) Red Hat
8 17 (8.72%) CA
9 16 (8.21%) Citrix
10 11 (5.64%) EMC
11 10 (5.13%) Cisco
12 8 (4.10%) Atlassian
13 7 (3.59%) Adobe
14 5 (2.56%) Infovista
14 5 (2.56%) Amdocs
14 5 (2.56%) Altiris
14 5 (2.56%) Pega
14 5 (2.56%) SaltStack
14 5 (2.56%) WorldPay
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