The table below looks at the statistics for Remedy ITSM skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Remedy ITSM over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BMC Remedy IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 151 136 125
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -11
Contract jobs citing Remedy ITSM 5 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.095% 0.15%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.30% 0.80% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Average daily rate £325 - £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £413
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 £11.75
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +14.89%
Remedy ITSM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Business Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
385 373 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 10.13% 11.85% 10.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 189 145
Average daily rate £400 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £418
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 4
Average hourly rate £66.54 £19.00 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+250.18% +10.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £17.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+122.85% -53.70%

Remedy ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Remedy ITSM across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Remedy ITSM Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Remedy ITSM
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Remedy ITSM Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Remedy ITSM
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Remedy ITSM across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Remedy ITSM Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Remedy ITSM
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Remedy ITSM Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Remedy ITSM
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Remedy ITSM within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Manchester - 3 £325 - 1
Merseyside -2 1 - -
Cheshire -5 1 £450 -
Remedy ITSM
England

Remedy ITSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Remedy ITSM 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 Remedy ITSM.

1 8 (100.00%) Remedy
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 7 (87.50%) ITSM
3 5 (62.50%) BMC
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) Service Management
4 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Data Management
5 3 (37.50%) Financial Institution
5 3 (37.50%) Migration
5 3 (37.50%) Maximo
5 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (25.00%) Workflow
6 2 (25.00%) Change Management
6 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
6 2 (25.00%) Workflow Management
6 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (25.00%) CMDB
6 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
7 1 (12.50%) SAP HANA
7 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
7 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (12.50%) SAP BPC
7 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 1 (12.50%) SAP BW

Remedy ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Remedy ITSM 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 Remedy ITSM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Maximo
2 1 (12.50%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) DB2
1 1 (12.50%) SAP BW
1 1 (12.50%) SAP HANA
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Financial Institution
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) ITSM Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Remedy Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Service Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Service Management Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Management Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Remedy Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) CMDB
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
1 7 (87.50%) ITSM
2 4 (50.00%) Service Management
2 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Data Management
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (25.00%) Workflow
4 2 (25.00%) Workflow Management
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Remedy
2 5 (62.50%) BMC
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow