The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Remedy products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 31 July 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 North West 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 Remedy.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Remedy
Rank 108 116 129
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +13
Contract jobs citing Remedy 24 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.79% 0.52% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 1.77% 1.10% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 5
Average daily rate
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£300 £288 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +30.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £368 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £9.00 £12.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.42 £12.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.50% -20.00%
Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1356 1267 1578
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 44.84% 46.77% 48.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 686 546 727
Average daily rate £333 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.30% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £205 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 101 115
Average hourly rate £17.00 £21.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.93% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.40 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.11 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Remedy
England

Remedy
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Remedy Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Remedy
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 across the North West region.

Remedy Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Remedy
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Remedy across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Remedy Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Remedy
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 across the North West region.

Remedy Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Remedy
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 within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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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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
Cheshire +9 14 £306 -18.33%
Manchester -8 5 £375 +87.50% 2
Merseyside - 3 £200 - 2
Lancashire - 1 - - 1
Remedy
England

Remedy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Remedy 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.

1 15 (40.54%) ITIL
2 11 (29.73%) Windows
3 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
4 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
5 7 (18.92%) Service Management
6 6 (16.22%) Cisco
6 6 (16.22%) BMC
6 6 (16.22%) Remedy ITSM
7 5 (13.51%) SCCM
7 5 (13.51%) HP
7 5 (13.51%) Oracle
7 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
8 4 (10.81%) ITSM
8 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
8 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (10.81%) Lync
8 4 (10.81%) Unified Communications
9 3 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (8.11%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
9 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
9 3 (8.11%) SCVMM
9 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
9 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
9 3 (8.11%) Firewall
9 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (8.11%) CCNA
9 3 (8.11%) LAN
9 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery

Remedy
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Remedy 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
1 4 (10.81%) Lync
2 3 (8.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) Unified Communications
2 3 (8.11%) Firewall
2 3 (8.11%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (8.11%) LAN
3 2 (5.41%) VPN
3 2 (5.41%) Wireless
4 1 (2.70%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (2.70%) DNS
4 1 (2.70%) Intranet
4 1 (2.70%) Internet
4 1 (2.70%) PBX
4 1 (2.70%) VoIP
4 1 (2.70%) DHCP
4 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.70%) Automotive
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Analyst
2 3 (8.11%) Consultant
2 3 (8.11%) Network Engineer
2 3 (8.11%) Business Analyst
2 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
2 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (8.11%) Project Engineer
2 3 (8.11%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (5.41%) ITSM Consultant
3 2 (5.41%) Solutions Analyst
3 2 (5.41%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (5.41%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (5.41%) Server Engineer
3 2 (5.41%) Rollout Engineer
3 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
3 2 (5.41%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (5.41%) Service Analyst
3 2 (5.41%) Service Manager
3 2 (5.41%) Wintel Server Engineer
3 2 (5.41%) Process Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Clustering
2 2 (5.41%) CMDB
2 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Replication
3 1 (2.70%) PMI
3 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) ITIL
2 7 (18.92%) Service Management
3 4 (10.81%) ITSM
4 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
4 3 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (5.41%) Project Management
5 2 (5.41%) Workflow
5 2 (5.41%) Migration
5 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.41%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.70%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (2.70%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (2.70%) Change Control
6 1 (2.70%) Test Strategy
6 1 (2.70%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.70%) IT Governance
6 1 (2.70%) Resource Management
6 1 (2.70%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (2.70%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) CCNA
1 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (5.41%) ISEB
3 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) SCCM
2 3 (8.11%) SCVMM
3 2 (5.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (2.70%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (2.70%) Data Guard
4 1 (2.70%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) Cisco
2 6 (16.22%) BMC
3 5 (13.51%) HP
3 5 (13.51%) Oracle
4 2 (5.41%) Citrix
4 2 (5.41%) Nintex
5 1 (2.70%) SAP
5 1 (2.70%) EMC
5 1 (2.70%) Cramer
5 1 (2.70%) VMware
5 1 (2.70%) Aquila
5 1 (2.70%) FrontRange
5 1 (2.70%) Infor
5 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.70%) ServiceNow
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