The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 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.

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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Remedy
Rank 134 112 103
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -9
Contract jobs citing Remedy 20 23 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.54% 0.75% 0.82%
As % of the Vendors category 1.18% 1.80% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 7
Average daily rate
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£225 £210 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £184 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £321 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £305 £330
% change year-on-year
+18.44% -7.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 £9.00 £13.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -31.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £12.63 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-1.00% +1.00%
Remedy
England

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
1688 1279 1119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.41% 41.63% 45.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 869 646 477
Average daily rate £368 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £223 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 88 95
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -17.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.49 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.49 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -10.25%

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 1 July 2015.

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 1 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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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
Merseyside -5 12 £166 -16.87% 1
Manchester -5 5 £159 -
Cheshire -26 1 £525 +75.00% 1
Remedy
England

Remedy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 12 (29.27%) UNIX
1 12 (29.27%) Windows
2 11 (26.83%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (19.51%) ITIL
3 8 (19.51%) ITSM
4 7 (17.07%) Change Management
4 7 (17.07%) BMC
4 7 (17.07%) SharePoint
4 7 (17.07%) MS Project
4 7 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (14.63%) Linux
5 6 (14.63%) IBM
6 5 (12.20%) SAN
6 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
6 5 (12.20%) HP
6 5 (12.20%) EMC
6 5 (12.20%) Solaris
6 5 (12.20%) SQL
6 5 (12.20%) CMDB
7 4 (9.76%) Banking
7 4 (9.76%) Finance
7 4 (9.76%) SCOM
7 4 (9.76%) Change Control
7 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database
7 4 (9.76%) Oracle
7 4 (9.76%) MPLS
7 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
8 3 (7.32%) CA
8 3 (7.32%) Service Management
8 3 (7.32%) SQL Server

Remedy
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 7 (17.07%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) MS Project
2 3 (7.32%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.44%) MS Office
3 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (26.83%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) SAN
2 4 (9.76%) MPLS
3 3 (7.32%) WAN
3 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
3 3 (7.32%) NAS
4 2 (4.88%) GSM
5 1 (2.44%) Junos
5 1 (2.44%) WebEx
5 1 (2.44%) OSPF
5 1 (2.44%) BGP
5 1 (2.44%) RSVP
5 1 (2.44%) VLAN
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
1 4 (9.76%) Banking
2 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (51.22%) Analyst
2 8 (19.51%) Project Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) Support Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Project Coordinator
5 4 (9.76%) Coordinator
5 4 (9.76%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (4.88%) DBA
6 2 (4.88%) Junior
6 2 (4.88%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Administrator
6 2 (4.88%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Junior Support Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) ITSM Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) IP Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) SCCM Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) CMDB
2 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.44%) FMCG
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 12 (29.27%) UNIX
1 12 (29.27%) Windows
2 6 (14.63%) Linux
3 5 (12.20%) Solaris
4 2 (4.88%) AIX
5 1 (2.44%) SUSE
5 1 (2.44%) Debian
5 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) ITIL
1 8 (19.51%) ITSM
2 7 (17.07%) Change Management
2 7 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
3 4 (9.76%) Change Control
4 3 (7.32%) Service Management
4 3 (7.32%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (4.88%) Migration
5 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (4.88%) People Management
6 1 (2.44%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.44%) Workflow
6 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.44%) Project Management
6 1 (2.44%) Web Development
6 1 (2.44%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.44%) Release Management
6 1 (2.44%) Data Mapping
6 1 (2.44%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) Perl
3 2 (4.88%) PHP
3 2 (4.88%) Jython
4 1 (2.44%) AWK
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.44%) JNCIP
2 1 (2.44%) JNCIE
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) CCIE
2 1 (2.44%) CCNP
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) SCOM
2 3 (7.32%) SCOrch
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (4.88%) SCCM
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (2.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (2.44%) MOM
4 1 (2.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.44%) Netcool
4 1 (2.44%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) BMC
2 6 (14.63%) IBM
3 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.20%) HP
3 5 (12.20%) EMC
4 4 (9.76%) Oracle
5 3 (7.32%) Citrix
5 3 (7.32%) CA
6 2 (4.88%) Cisco
7 1 (2.44%) Sun
7 1 (2.44%) Juniper