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 17 September 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 Software, Inc.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BMC
Rank 207 199 181
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -18
Contract jobs citing BMC 39 45 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.43% 0.51% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 0.91% 1.04% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 8
Average daily rate
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£406 £300 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.41% -12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £202 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
-5.80% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Average hourly rate £46.75 £23.75 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.84% -44.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £23.75 £38.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £23.75 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.75 £20.63 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+126.66% -45.00%
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
4289 4319 4989
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 46.88% 49.27% 49.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2242 2190 2142
Average daily rate £350 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 258 292
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%

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 17 September 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BMC across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

BMC Hourly Rate Histogram 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 17 September 2014. 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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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
Berkshire +16 19 £450 +21.62% 4
Surrey +8 10 £385 - 3
Hampshire -10 7 £310 +5.08% 1
Buckinghamshire -16 2 - -
Kent - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
BMC
England

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 (53.95%) Remedy
1 41 (53.95%) Remedy ITSM
2 33 (43.42%) ITIL
3 29 (38.16%) ITSM
4 18 (23.68%) CMDB
5 17 (22.37%) Oracle
6 16 (21.05%) Telecoms
6 16 (21.05%) BMC PATROL
6 16 (21.05%) Remedy AR System
6 16 (21.05%) Security Cleared
7 15 (19.74%) Windows
8 14 (18.42%) UNIX
8 14 (18.42%) Microsoft
9 13 (17.11%) Incident Management
10 12 (15.79%) SC Cleared
10 12 (15.79%) Service Management
10 12 (15.79%) Workflow
10 12 (15.79%) SLA
10 12 (15.79%) MS Excel
10 12 (15.79%) SQL
11 11 (14.47%) SolarWinds
12 9 (11.84%) HP
12 9 (11.84%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (11.84%) SolarWinds Orion
12 9 (11.84%) PowerShell
12 9 (11.84%) SCOM
12 9 (11.84%) Capacity Management
12 9 (11.84%) Kalman Filter
13 8 (10.53%) SCSM
13 8 (10.53%) Degree

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 3 (3.95%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.63%) CICS
2 2 (2.63%) CMS
3 1 (1.32%) Moodle
3 1 (1.32%) Lync
3 1 (1.32%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.95%) MS Office
3 2 (2.63%) MS Project
4 1 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 41 (53.95%) Remedy ITSM
2 16 (21.05%) Remedy AR System
3 3 (3.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) SaaS
2 1 (1.32%) PaaS
2 1 (1.32%) IaaS
2 1 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) Firewall
1 3 (3.95%) Internet
1 3 (3.95%) CDMA
1 3 (3.95%) GPRS
1 3 (3.95%) GSM
1 3 (3.95%) UMTS
2 2 (2.63%) MVNO
2 2 (2.63%) Broadband
2 2 (2.63%) DNS
2 2 (2.63%) 3G
2 2 (2.63%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (2.63%) 4G
2 2 (2.63%) LTE
3 1 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.32%) WAAS
3 1 (1.32%) Wireless
3 1 (1.32%) SAN
3 1 (1.32%) MPLS
3 1 (1.32%) ADSL
3 1 (1.32%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.58%) SQL Server
1 5 (6.58%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.63%) DB2
4 2 (2.63%) OLTP
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) JUnit
1 2 (2.63%) Selenium
1 2 (2.63%) JIRA
2 1 (1.32%) Toad
General
1 16 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.89%) Finance
3 3 (3.95%) Marketing
3 3 (3.95%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.95%) Electronics
4 2 (2.63%) Back Office
4 2 (2.63%) Banking
4 2 (2.63%) Billing
5 1 (1.32%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.32%) International Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (22.37%) Analyst
2 13 (17.11%) Consultant
3 10 (13.16%) Remedy Analyst
3 10 (13.16%) Architect
4 8 (10.53%) DBA
5 7 (9.21%) Support Analyst
6 6 (7.89%) OSS Architect
6 6 (7.89%) Remedy Consultant
7 5 (6.58%) SQL Server DBA
7 5 (6.58%) SQL DBA
8 4 (5.26%) Incident Manager
8 4 (5.26%) ITSM Consultant
9 3 (3.95%) Designer
9 3 (3.95%) Performance Manager
9 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (3.95%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) IT Administrator
9 3 (3.95%) Configuration Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) Service Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.53%) Web Services
2 3 (3.95%) HTML
2 3 (3.95%) XML
2 3 (3.95%) CSS
3 2 (2.63%) ISPF
4 1 (1.32%) Ajax
4 1 (1.32%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.32%) COM
4 1 (1.32%) JSP
4 1 (1.32%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.68%) CMDB
2 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.95%) DTV
4 2 (2.63%) User Experience
4 2 (2.63%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.63%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.63%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.63%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.63%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.32%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.32%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.32%) Replication
5 1 (1.32%) AVVID
5 1 (1.32%) Clustering
5 1 (1.32%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 15 (19.74%) Windows
2 14 (18.42%) UNIX
3 4 (5.26%) Linux
4 3 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (43.42%) ITIL
2 29 (38.16%) ITSM
3 13 (17.11%) Incident Management
4 12 (15.79%) Service Management
4 12 (15.79%) Workflow
5 9 (11.84%) Capacity Management
5 9 (11.84%) Kalman Filter
6 8 (10.53%) SOA
6 8 (10.53%) Project Management
7 6 (7.89%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (7.89%) Change Management
8 5 (6.58%) Logistics
8 5 (6.58%) Asset Management
8 5 (6.58%) PRINCE2
9 4 (5.26%) Configuration Management
9 4 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.26%) TOGAF
9 4 (5.26%) Programme Management
9 4 (5.26%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.79%) SQL
2 9 (11.84%) PowerShell
3 7 (9.21%) VBScript
3 7 (9.21%) VB
4 6 (7.89%) Shell Script
5 3 (3.95%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.95%) Java
6 2 (2.63%) Perl
6 2 (2.63%) JCL
6 2 (2.63%) REXX
7 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.32%) C
7 1 (1.32%) C#
7 1 (1.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 12 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 9 (11.84%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (10.53%) Degree
5 4 (5.26%) PMI Certification
6 3 (3.95%) PMP
6 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.63%) MCTS
7 2 (2.63%) BC Cleared
8 1 (1.32%) PgMP
8 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.32%) CCIE
8 1 (1.32%) CCNP
8 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.79%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.32%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (3.95%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.32%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 16 (21.05%) BMC PATROL
2 9 (11.84%) SolarWinds Orion
2 9 (11.84%) SCOM
3 8 (10.53%) SCSM
4 3 (3.95%) BMC Performance Manager
4 3 (3.95%) OPNET
4 3 (3.95%) Netcool
4 3 (3.95%) OpenView
5 2 (2.63%) MAINVIEW
5 2 (2.63%) Tivoli
5 2 (2.63%) NSN NetAct
5 2 (2.63%) Data Guard
6 1 (1.32%) SCCM
6 1 (1.32%) CA Wily
6 1 (1.32%) HP UCMDB
6 1 (1.32%) WSUS
6 1 (1.32%) Control-M
6 1 (1.32%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 41 (53.95%) Remedy
2 17 (22.37%) Oracle
3 14 (18.42%) Microsoft
4 11 (14.47%) SolarWinds
5 9 (11.84%) HP
6 7 (9.21%) IBM
6 7 (9.21%) ServiceNow
7 4 (5.26%) SAP
7 4 (5.26%) EMC
7 4 (5.26%) Citrix
8 3 (3.95%) Greenplum
8 3 (3.95%) Cramer
8 3 (3.95%) NetCracker
8 3 (3.95%) VMware
8 3 (3.95%) Cisco
9 2 (2.63%) CA
9 2 (2.63%) Ericsson
9 2 (2.63%) NetApp
9 2 (2.63%) BT
9 2 (2.63%) Huawei
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Greythorn
Rate: £45 per hour
Posted: 22 days ago