The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Remedy products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Remedy
Rank 67 23 53
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +30
Contract jobs citing Remedy 8 82 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.88% 7.42% 3.34%
As % of the Vendors category 1.89% 14.09% 5.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 60 6
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £398 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £401 £265
% change year-on-year
-22.74% +51.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.15 £10.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+11.50% -50.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
424 582 786
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 46.64% 52.67% 58.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 293 242
Average daily rate £375 £390 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 24 30
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.05 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £24.50 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

Remedy
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Remedy Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Remedy
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Remedy Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Remedy
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Remedy Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Remedy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) ITIL
3 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
4 7 (30.43%) Incident Management
5 6 (26.09%) Remedy ITSM
5 6 (26.09%) SLA
5 6 (26.09%) ITSM
6 5 (21.74%) Service Management
6 5 (21.74%) HP
6 5 (21.74%) UNIX
6 5 (21.74%) ATM
6 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
7 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (17.39%) Change Control
7 4 (17.39%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
7 4 (17.39%) Linux
7 4 (17.39%) MCSE
7 4 (17.39%) Citrix
7 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (17.39%) NetBackup
7 4 (17.39%) Altiris
7 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
7 4 (17.39%) BMC
7 4 (17.39%) Nagios
7 4 (17.39%) Project Management
8 3 (13.04%) CCNA
8 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
8 3 (13.04%) Veritas

Remedy
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (4.35%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) ATM
2 2 (8.70%) DHCP
2 2 (8.70%) FTP
2 2 (8.70%) DNS
2 2 (8.70%) SSH
2 2 (8.70%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.35%) VPN
3 1 (4.35%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (4.35%) PuTTY
3 1 (4.35%) WinSCP
3 1 (4.35%) VLAN
3 1 (4.35%) xDSL
3 1 (4.35%) MRTG
3 1 (4.35%) Intranet
3 1 (4.35%) Internet
3 1 (4.35%) FDDI
3 1 (4.35%) PPP
3 1 (4.35%) ISDN
3 1 (4.35%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Toad
General
1 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Support Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Consultant
2 4 (17.39%) Coordinator
2 4 (17.39%) Project Coordinator
2 4 (17.39%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Linux Support
2 4 (17.39%) Project Support Coordinator
2 4 (17.39%) Linux Support Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Remedy Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) ITSM Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Head of Service Management
3 2 (8.70%) Management Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Network Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Applications Support
4 1 (4.35%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) CMDB
2 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.35%) Statistics
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (21.74%) UNIX
3 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (17.39%) Linux
3 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) ITIL
2 7 (30.43%) Incident Management
3 6 (26.09%) ITSM
4 5 (21.74%) Service Management
5 4 (17.39%) Project Management
5 4 (17.39%) Change Control
6 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
6 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.70%) Change Management
7 2 (8.70%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (8.70%) Time Management
8 1 (4.35%) Fault Management
8 1 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) MCSE
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) CCNA
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.04%) HNC
2 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) BC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Nagios
1 4 (17.39%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.35%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) ZABBIX
2 1 (4.35%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (4.35%) OpenView
2 1 (4.35%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (4.35%) Netcool
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) HP
2 4 (17.39%) Citrix
2 4 (17.39%) BMC
2 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
2 4 (17.39%) Altiris
3 3 (13.04%) Veritas
4 2 (8.70%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) 3PAR
4 2 (8.70%) Isilon
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco
5 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle
5 1 (4.35%) Business Objects