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 31 July 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BMC Remedy IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 154 128 131
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +3
Contract jobs citing Remedy ITSM 4 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.10% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.08% 1.41% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Average daily rate
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- £300 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £315 £388
% change year-on-year
+26.98% -18.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.75 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-27.15% -12.50%
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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
370 284 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.67% 9.46% 9.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 149 111
Average daily rate £450 £406 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.97% +1.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 5
Average hourly rate £21.64 £51.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.56% +67.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £35.00 £16.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.73 £67.00 £44.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.64% +40.00%

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
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 31 July 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
Manchester - 3 - - 1
Cheshire -12 1 - -
Remedy ITSM
England

Remedy ITSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) Remedy
2 9 (81.82%) ITSM
3 6 (54.55%) BMC
4 5 (45.45%) Change Management
4 5 (45.45%) CMDB
5 4 (36.36%) WAN
5 4 (36.36%) ITIL
6 3 (27.27%) UNIX
6 3 (27.27%) Perl
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) MS Project
6 3 (27.27%) MPLS
6 3 (27.27%) Service Management
6 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) Banking
6 3 (27.27%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (18.18%) Jython
7 2 (18.18%) NAS
7 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
7 2 (18.18%) MS Office
7 2 (18.18%) PHP
7 2 (18.18%) Windows
7 2 (18.18%) Linux
7 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
7 2 (18.18%) Citrix
7 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (18.18%) SAN
8 1 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (9.09%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (27.27%) MS Project
1 3 (27.27%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
3 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) WAN
2 3 (27.27%) MPLS
3 2 (18.18%) NAS
3 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) SAN
4 1 (9.09%) WebEx
4 1 (9.09%) LAN
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Coordinator
1 3 (27.27%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Project Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Network Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) ITSM Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) CMDB
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) UNIX
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) ITSM
2 5 (45.45%) Change Management
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 3 (27.27%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Workflow
5 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Perl
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Jython
2 2 (18.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Remedy
2 6 (54.55%) BMC
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Adobe