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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BMC
Rank 218 207 213
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Contract jobs citing BMC 40 21 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.25% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.83% 0.53% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 6
Average daily rate
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£365 £375 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +28.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £120 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £415 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £401 £318
% change year-on-year
-0.31% +26.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Average hourly rate £42.13 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.13 - £32.00
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
4812 3944 4079
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.92% 46.22% 49.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2537 2023 1911
Average daily rate £370 £363 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% -0.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 212 346
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 24 December 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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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
Berkshire +17 23 £344 -11.29% 1
Hampshire -23 6 £448 +10.49% 4
Surrey - 6 - - 2
BMC
England

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 39 (43.33%) ITIL
1 39 (43.33%) Remedy
1 39 (43.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 25 (27.78%) ITSM
2 25 (27.78%) Windows
3 23 (25.56%) Telecoms
4 22 (24.44%) SQL
5 19 (21.11%) Finance
5 19 (21.11%) Service Management
6 18 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 18 (20.00%) CMDB
7 17 (18.89%) Oracle
8 16 (17.78%) SQL Server
9 15 (16.67%) HP
9 15 (16.67%) EMC
9 15 (16.67%) SCOM
9 15 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (15.56%) MS Excel
11 13 (14.44%) Web Services
11 13 (14.44%) BMC PATROL
11 13 (14.44%) PowerShell
12 12 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (13.33%) Project Management
12 12 (13.33%) SOA
12 12 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
13 11 (12.22%) T-SQL
13 11 (12.22%) Capacity Management
14 10 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
14 10 (11.11%) Problem Management

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.22%) CICS
3 1 (1.11%) CMS
3 1 (1.11%) Moodle
3 1 (1.11%) Lync
3 1 (1.11%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.11%) JBoss
Applications
1 14 (15.56%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.67%) MS Office
3 3 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.22%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 39 (43.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (6.67%) Remedy AR System
3 5 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (2.22%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (1.11%) assyst
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) SaaS
1 3 (3.33%) PaaS
1 3 (3.33%) IaaS
2 1 (1.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.67%) Broadband
2 5 (5.56%) Internet
2 5 (5.56%) Firewall
3 4 (4.44%) 3G
3 4 (4.44%) DNS
3 4 (4.44%) 4G
3 4 (4.44%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (3.33%) LTE
4 3 (3.33%) MVNO
5 2 (2.22%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (2.22%) SNMP
5 2 (2.22%) CDMA
5 2 (2.22%) GPRS
5 2 (2.22%) GSM
5 2 (2.22%) UMTS
5 2 (2.22%) MPLS
6 1 (1.11%) OSPF
6 1 (1.11%) BGP
6 1 (1.11%) Wireless
6 1 (1.11%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (7.78%) OLTP
5 5 (5.56%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.11%) MySQL
9 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.11%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 23 (25.56%) Telecoms
2 19 (21.11%) Finance
3 5 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.56%) Electronics
3 5 (5.56%) Billing
3 5 (5.56%) Marketing
4 2 (2.22%) Banking
4 2 (2.22%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.22%) Back Office
5 1 (1.11%) Legal
5 1 (1.11%) Military
5 1 (1.11%) French Language
5 1 (1.11%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.11%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (24.44%) Architect
2 15 (16.67%) DBA
3 13 (14.44%) SQL Server DBA
3 13 (14.44%) SQL DBA
3 13 (14.44%) Analyst
4 9 (10.00%) OSS Architect
5 8 (8.89%) Designer
5 8 (8.89%) Consultant
6 7 (7.78%) Remedy Consultant
7 6 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (5.56%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.56%) Solutions Designer
8 5 (5.56%) Remedy Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) Incident Manager
9 4 (4.44%) Technical Architect
10 3 (3.33%) Configuration Analyst
10 3 (3.33%) Remedy Developer
10 3 (3.33%) Infrastructure Architect
10 3 (3.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.44%) Web Services
2 1 (1.11%) XML
2 1 (1.11%) Middleware
2 1 (1.11%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.00%) CMDB
2 15 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.56%) DTV
4 4 (4.44%) Clustering
5 3 (3.33%) Data Structures
5 3 (3.33%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.22%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (2.22%) User Experience
6 2 (2.22%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.22%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.22%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.22%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.11%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.11%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.11%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 25 (27.78%) Windows
2 8 (8.89%) Linux
3 7 (7.78%) UNIX
4 5 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.22%) VMS
6 2 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (43.33%) ITIL
2 25 (27.78%) ITSM
3 19 (21.11%) Service Management
4 12 (13.33%) SOA
4 12 (13.33%) Project Management
5 11 (12.22%) Capacity Management
6 10 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
6 10 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (11.11%) Problem Management
7 9 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (10.00%) Performance Management
7 9 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (10.00%) Coaching
8 8 (8.89%) Incident Management
9 6 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (6.67%) Change Management
9 6 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (5.56%) eTOM
10 5 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 22 (24.44%) SQL
2 13 (14.44%) PowerShell
3 11 (12.22%) T-SQL
4 8 (8.89%) VB
5 6 (6.67%) Perl
6 4 (4.44%) VBScript
6 4 (4.44%) Java
6 4 (4.44%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.33%) VBA
7 3 (3.33%) Python
7 3 (3.33%) C#
8 2 (2.22%) C
8 2 (2.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (7.78%) Degree
3 5 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.56%) MCTS
4 4 (4.44%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.22%) PMP
5 2 (2.22%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.11%) CCIE
6 1 (1.11%) CCNP
6 1 (1.11%) CCIP
6 1 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.11%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.33%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (2.22%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.22%) vCloud
5 1 (1.11%) Docker
5 1 (1.11%) LXC
5 1 (1.11%) vSphere
5 1 (1.11%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (16.67%) SCOM
2 13 (14.44%) BMC PATROL
3 5 (5.56%) OpenView
3 5 (5.56%) Tivoli
4 4 (4.44%) SCSM
4 4 (4.44%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (3.33%) NSN NetAct
5 3 (3.33%) Data Guard
5 3 (3.33%) Netcool
5 3 (3.33%) WSUS
5 3 (3.33%) SCCM
6 2 (2.22%) Control-M
6 2 (2.22%) OPNET
7 1 (1.11%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.11%) CA Wily
7 1 (1.11%) Puppet
7 1 (1.11%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 39 (43.33%) Remedy
2 18 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (18.89%) Oracle
4 15 (16.67%) HP
4 15 (16.67%) EMC
5 9 (10.00%) IBM
6 7 (7.78%) Cisco
6 7 (7.78%) VMware
7 5 (5.56%) SolarWinds
7 5 (5.56%) SAP
8 4 (4.44%) NetApp
8 4 (4.44%) ServiceNow
9 3 (3.33%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.33%) Ericsson
9 3 (3.33%) webMethods
9 3 (3.33%) Citrix
9 3 (3.33%) Huawei
9 3 (3.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 2 (2.22%) 3PAR
10 2 (2.22%) Greenplum
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