The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BMC products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BMC over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 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 Software, Inc.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BMC
Rank 122 130 118
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Contract jobs citing BMC 3 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.18% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 0.51% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 7
Median daily rate £442 £388 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.06% +11.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £388 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £388 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.50 £12.75 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-9.78% -73.16%
BMC
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
973 1166 1210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 43.46% 35.59% 43.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 546 607
Median daily rate £350 £360 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +3.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 49 27
Median hourly rate £37.25 £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+132.81% -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.13 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £39.20 £37.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.99% +5.82%

BMC
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing BMC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

BMC Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

BMC
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

BMC Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

BMC
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BMC across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

BMC Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

BMC
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

BMC Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

BMC
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BMC within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +13 2 £280 -
Edinburgh +2 1 £442 +14.06%
BMC
UK

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BMC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for BMC.

1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) CA
3 6 (46.15%) Windows
4 5 (38.46%) Python
4 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 5 (38.46%) DB2
4 5 (38.46%) HP
4 5 (38.46%) Dell
4 5 (38.46%) Middleware
4 5 (38.46%) Jython
4 5 (38.46%) Replication
4 5 (38.46%) BladeLogic
4 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
4 5 (38.46%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 5 (38.46%) Puppet
4 5 (38.46%) SCOrch
5 4 (30.77%) Public Cloud
5 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
5 4 (30.77%) ITSM
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) Unix
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 3 (23.08%) Linux
6 3 (23.08%) HTTP
6 3 (23.08%) HTTPS
6 3 (23.08%) IBM
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
6 3 (23.08%) REXX
6 3 (23.08%) OS/2

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
2 3 (23.08%) CICS
3 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) JBoss
3 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
1 3 (23.08%) HTTP
1 3 (23.08%) HTTPS
1 3 (23.08%) iSCSI
1 3 (23.08%) NAS
1 3 (23.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) DB2
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
General
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) DBA
2 3 (23.08%) Automation Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) DB2 DBA
2 3 (23.08%) DB2 Support
2 3 (23.08%) Production DBA
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) SQL DBA
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Deskside Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Deskside Support
4 1 (7.69%) Deskside Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Middleware
2 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Replication
2 4 (30.77%) Public Cloud
3 3 (23.08%) Mainframe
4 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) OS/2
2 3 (23.08%) Unix
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
2 3 (23.08%) zOS
3 1 (7.69%) AIX
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
1 4 (30.77%) ITSM
2 3 (23.08%) Software Distribution
2 3 (23.08%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
3 2 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (15.38%) OO
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) Jython
2 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
2 5 (38.46%) Python
3 3 (23.08%) REXX
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) OCA
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
1 3 (23.08%) RACF
2 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) BladeLogic
1 5 (38.46%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 5 (38.46%) Puppet
1 5 (38.46%) SCOrch
2 3 (23.08%) OMEGAMON
3 2 (15.38%) MAINVIEW
3 2 (15.38%) SCCM
4 1 (7.69%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (7.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) CA
2 5 (38.46%) Dell
2 5 (38.46%) HP
3 3 (23.08%) IBM
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Apple
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) Remedy
4 1 (7.69%) VMware