The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BMC products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BMC over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
BMC
England / North West
Rank 135 150 136
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -14
Contract jobs citing BMC 2 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.076% 0.13% 0.032%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.31% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Median daily rate £363 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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 North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1191 1605 1416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.27% 40.96% 46.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 730 853 737
Median daily rate £400 £375 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £516 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 86 111
Median hourly rate £16.00 £35.00 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.28% +107.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £12.50 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £47.33 £34.51
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +34.32%

BMC
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing BMC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

BMC Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

BMC
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

BMC Daily Rate Trend in the North West

BMC
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

BMC Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

BMC
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BMC within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 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
Manchester - 2 £363 - 1
BMC
England

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 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 North West region with a requirement for BMC.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Remedy
1 3 (75.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (25.00%) Control-M
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) SSH
3 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (25.00%) Korn
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) BladeLogic
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (25.00%) Skype
1 1 (25.00%) SSH
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Deployment Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) ITSM
1 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Korn
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) BladeLogic
1 1 (25.00%) Control-M
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Remedy
2 1 (25.00%) Apple
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Pega