The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of BMC products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BMC over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Milton Keynes region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BMC
Rank 64 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BMC 4 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.45% - 0.96%
As % of the Vendors category 1.08% - 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £75
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £411 £365
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £13.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+239.62% -30.26%
Vendors Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
370 248 459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 42.05% 47.06% 54.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 131 185
Average daily rate £375 £313 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £168 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 23 32
Average hourly rate £9.00 £12.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.58 £9.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.35 £16.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
BMC
Buckinghamshire

BMC
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BMC across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

BMC Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

BMC
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BMC across the Milton Keynes region.

BMC Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

BMC
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BMC across the Milton Keynes region.

BMC Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

BMC
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 5 (55.56%) MS Office
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Windows XP
1 5 (55.56%) Remedy
1 5 (55.56%) Blackberry
1 5 (55.56%) Remedy ITSM
1 5 (55.56%) iPhone
1 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (44.44%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (44.44%) ISPF
2 4 (44.44%) DB2
2 4 (44.44%) Mainframe
2 4 (44.44%) IBM
2 4 (44.44%) REXX
2 4 (44.44%) MAINVIEW
2 4 (44.44%) JCL
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (22.22%) Database Tuning
4 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
4 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Banking
5 1 (11.11%) ION Trading

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) DB2
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (44.44%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) DB2 DBA
2 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) DBA
2 4 (44.44%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Blackberry
1 5 (55.56%) iPhone
2 4 (44.44%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (44.44%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Windows XP
1 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (22.22%) Database Tuning
3 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) REXX
1 4 (44.44%) JCL
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Remedy
2 4 (44.44%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) ION Trading