The first table below looks at the demand for Remedy ITSM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the Reading 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BMC Remedy IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 62 59 81
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +22
Contract jobs citing Remedy ITSM 5 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.57% 1.83% 0.49%
As % of the Business Applications category 9.43% 20.00% 8.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£425 £133 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+220.75% -74.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £388 £315
% change year-on-year
-18.70% +23.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +31.14%
Business Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
53 85 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 6.02% 9.17% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 27 25
Average daily rate £413 £420 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £321 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £503 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £22.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+42.22% -21.73%
Remedy ITSM
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Remedy ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Remedy ITSM Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Remedy ITSM
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Remedy ITSM Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Remedy ITSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 10 (100.00%) Remedy
1 10 (100.00%) ITSM
2 7 (70.00%) ITIL
3 6 (60.00%) BMC
4 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (50.00%) Service Management
5 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (40.00%) CMDB
5 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (20.00%) Replication
6 2 (20.00%) SLA
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) HP
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (20.00%) UNIX
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle
6 2 (20.00%) MS Office
6 2 (20.00%) Remedy AR System
6 2 (20.00%) SCCM
6 2 (20.00%) BC Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
7 1 (10.00%) IT Governance
7 1 (10.00%) Degree
7 1 (10.00%) COBIT
7 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (10.00%) FrontRange
7 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
7 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management

Remedy ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) PuTTY
1 1 (10.00%) WinSCP
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Toad
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Management Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Configuration Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Remedy Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) ITSM Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Remedy Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) CMDB
2 2 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) ITSM
2 7 (70.00%) ITIL
3 5 (50.00%) Service Management
4 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (10.00%) IT Governance
6 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) BC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Remedy
2 6 (60.00%) BMC
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Business Objects
4 1 (10.00%) FrontRange
4 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow