The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BMC products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BMC over the 3 months to 29 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BMC
Rank 22 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing BMC 3 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.63% 2.40% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.88% 4.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Average daily rate £394 £575 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -61.11%
BMC
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
104 147 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 56.52% 50.34% 50.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 78 68
Average daily rate £375 £338 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £140 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.61 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.49% -21.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

BMC
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

BMC Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

BMC
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

BMC Daily Rate Trend in Slough

BMC
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BMC across the Slough region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

BMC Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region citing BMC 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 BMC.

1 8 (66.67%) Remedy
1 8 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 8 (66.67%) ITSM
1 8 (66.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (58.33%) ITIL
3 6 (50.00%) Web Services
3 6 (50.00%) Remedy AR System
3 6 (50.00%) CMDB
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) HP
5 3 (25.00%) Unix
5 3 (25.00%) BMC PATROL
5 3 (25.00%) Java
5 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (16.67%) HP SiteScope
6 2 (16.67%) nmon
6 2 (16.67%) Service Management
6 2 (16.67%) SilkPerformer
6 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Introscope
6 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
6 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (16.67%) JProfiler
6 2 (16.67%) FTP
6 2 (16.67%) Toad

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region citing BMC 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 BMC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (50.00%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) FTP
2 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Introscope
1 2 (16.67%) JProfiler
1 2 (16.67%) SilkPerformer
1 2 (16.67%) Toad
General
1 8 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Consultant
1 3 (25.00%) Remedy Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) ITSM Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Designer
3 1 (8.33%) ETL Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Senior ITSM Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Remedy Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) CMDB
2 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) ITSM
2 7 (58.33%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) Service Management
4 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Email Filtering
5 1 (8.33%) ETL
5 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (8.33%) Resilience Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) Use Case
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) C++
2 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CISA
2 1 (8.33%) CISM
2 1 (8.33%) CISSP
2 1 (8.33%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (16.67%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (16.67%) nmon
3 1 (8.33%) BladeLogic
3 1 (8.33%) Netcool
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Remedy
2 4 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Ab Initio
4 1 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) SAP