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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BMC
Rank 229 188 195
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +7
Contract jobs citing BMC 37 50 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.38% 0.56% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.80% 1.19% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 27 6
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £165 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £59.00 £47.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.21% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £45.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +69.81%
BMC
England

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

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4622 4206 3620
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.16% 47.50% 47.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2430 2025 1662
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 212 252 326
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.93 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

BMC
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

BMC Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

BMC
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

BMC Daily Rate Trend in the South East

BMC
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BMC across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

BMC Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

BMC
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

BMC Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

BMC
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BMC within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Hampshire -7 19 £420 +7.00% 3
Berkshire -5 12 £335 -16.25% 2
Surrey +2 4 £375 - 1
Buckinghamshire -12 2 £325 -
BMC
England

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 41 (42.71%) ITIL
1 41 (42.71%) Remedy
1 41 (42.71%) Remedy ITSM
2 24 (25.00%) Service Management
2 24 (25.00%) SQL
3 23 (23.96%) Windows
4 18 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 18 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (17.71%) ITSM
6 16 (16.67%) Finance
7 15 (15.63%) Oracle
7 15 (15.63%) SQL Server
7 15 (15.63%) SCOM
7 15 (15.63%) Security Cleared
7 15 (15.63%) VMware
8 14 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (14.58%) PowerShell
8 14 (14.58%) Cisco
9 13 (13.54%) HP
9 13 (13.54%) Telecoms
9 13 (13.54%) CMDB
10 12 (12.50%) SC Cleared
10 12 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (12.50%) EMC
10 12 (12.50%) Web Services
11 11 (11.46%) T-SQL
11 11 (11.46%) DNS
11 11 (11.46%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (10.42%) Capacity Management
12 10 (10.42%) NetApp

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (2.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.04%) CMS
2 1 (1.04%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.04%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.33%) MS Office
3 4 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 41 (42.71%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (6.25%) Remedy AR System
3 2 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.04%) assyst
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.38%) IaaS
2 5 (5.21%) SaaS
2 5 (5.21%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.46%) DNS
2 9 (9.38%) Firewall
3 8 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (8.33%) DHCP
3 8 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 8 (8.33%) VPN
4 6 (6.25%) Broadband
5 4 (4.17%) Internet
5 4 (4.17%) 3G
5 4 (4.17%) 4G
5 4 (4.17%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (3.13%) MVNO
6 3 (3.13%) LTE
6 3 (3.13%) NAS
6 3 (3.13%) SAN
6 3 (3.13%) Network Security
7 2 (2.08%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (2.08%) MPLS
7 2 (2.08%) WAN
7 2 (2.08%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (7.29%) OLTP
5 4 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.08%) Pentaho
7 2 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.04%) MySQL
8 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.04%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Rational DOORS
General
1 16 (16.67%) Finance
2 13 (13.54%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.21%) Billing
4 2 (2.08%) Marketing
4 2 (2.08%) Banking
4 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.08%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.08%) Electronics
5 1 (1.04%) Legal
5 1 (1.04%) Military
5 1 (1.04%) French Language
Job Titles
1 22 (22.92%) Architect
2 12 (12.50%) DBA
3 11 (11.46%) SQL Server DBA
3 11 (11.46%) SQL DBA
4 10 (10.42%) Developer
4 10 (10.42%) Analyst
5 8 (8.33%) Remedy Developer
6 7 (7.29%) Consultant
6 7 (7.29%) OSS Architect
7 6 (6.25%) Designer
7 6 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (5.21%) Administrator
9 4 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.17%) Technical Architect
9 4 (4.17%) Business Analyst
9 4 (4.17%) Remedy Consultant
10 3 (3.13%) Remedy Analyst
10 3 (3.13%) Requirements Manager
10 3 (3.13%) Solutions Designer
10 3 (3.13%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.50%) Web Services
2 2 (2.08%) XML
2 2 (2.08%) Middleware
3 1 (1.04%) Apache Camel
3 1 (1.04%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (13.54%) CMDB
3 8 (8.33%) FlexPod
4 4 (4.17%) Clustering
5 3 (3.13%) Data Structures
5 3 (3.13%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.08%) DTV
6 2 (2.08%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.04%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.04%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.04%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (23.96%) Windows
2 6 (6.25%) Linux
3 5 (5.21%) UNIX
4 3 (3.13%) VMS
4 3 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (42.71%) ITIL
2 24 (25.00%) Service Management
3 17 (17.71%) ITSM
4 12 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (10.42%) Project Management
5 10 (10.42%) Capacity Management
6 9 (9.38%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (8.33%) Performance Management
7 8 (8.33%) Coaching
7 8 (8.33%) Network Design
8 7 (7.29%) Migration
8 7 (7.29%) Business Continuity
8 7 (7.29%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (7.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (6.25%) SOA
9 6 (6.25%) Problem Management
10 5 (5.21%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (5.21%) Data Migration
11 4 (4.17%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (25.00%) SQL
2 14 (14.58%) PowerShell
3 11 (11.46%) T-SQL
4 7 (7.29%) VB
5 6 (6.25%) Java
6 5 (5.21%) Perl
7 4 (4.17%) VBA
7 4 (4.17%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.13%) Python
8 3 (3.13%) VBScript
8 3 (3.13%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.13%) C#
9 2 (2.08%) C
10 1 (1.04%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (15.63%) Security Cleared
2 12 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.21%) MCTS
3 5 (5.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.17%) Degree
5 3 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.08%) VCP4
7 1 (1.04%) HP APS
7 1 (1.04%) PMP
7 1 (1.04%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.04%) CCIE
7 1 (1.04%) CCNP
7 1 (1.04%) CCIP
7 1 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 14 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (9.38%) vSphere
2 9 (9.38%) vCloud
3 8 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (4.17%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.08%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.04%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.04%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.04%) Docker
6 1 (1.04%) LXC
Systems Management
1 15 (15.63%) SCOM
2 9 (9.38%) BMC PATROL
3 5 (5.21%) Tivoli
3 5 (5.21%) SolarWinds Orion
3 5 (5.21%) SCSM
4 4 (4.17%) OpenView
5 3 (3.13%) NSN NetAct
5 3 (3.13%) WSUS
6 2 (2.08%) SCCM
6 2 (2.08%) Netcool
6 2 (2.08%) Control-M
6 2 (2.08%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.04%) Data Guard
7 1 (1.04%) Puppet
7 1 (1.04%) FortiGate
7 1 (1.04%) OPNET
7 1 (1.04%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 41 (42.71%) Remedy
2 18 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 15 (15.63%) Oracle
3 15 (15.63%) VMware
4 14 (14.58%) Cisco
5 13 (13.54%) HP
6 12 (12.50%) EMC
7 10 (10.42%) NetApp
8 8 (8.33%) CA
9 7 (7.29%) Juniper
9 7 (7.29%) IBM
10 5 (5.21%) SolarWinds
11 3 (3.13%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 3 (3.13%) Huawei
11 3 (3.13%) webMethods
11 3 (3.13%) Ericsson
11 3 (3.13%) Red Hat
12 2 (2.08%) TIBCO
12 2 (2.08%) SAP
12 2 (2.08%) PlateSpin