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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BMC
Rank 203 202 198
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs citing BMC 35 33 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.40% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.78% 0.85% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 5
Average daily rate
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£375 £406 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £120 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £430 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £48.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £48.25 - £26.50
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
4469 3881 3586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.87% 46.64% 47.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2313 1911 1657
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 227 321
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 30 January 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
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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
Berkshire +7 14 £350 -6.66% 1
Hampshire -18 13 £410 -3.52% 3
Buckinghamshire -10 6 £345 +187.50%
Surrey - 2 - - 1
BMC
England

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 42 (46.15%) Remedy
1 42 (46.15%) Remedy ITSM
2 37 (40.66%) ITIL
3 24 (26.37%) Windows
3 24 (26.37%) ITSM
4 22 (24.18%) SQL
5 19 (20.88%) Service Management
5 19 (20.88%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (19.78%) Finance
7 17 (18.68%) SQL Server
8 16 (17.58%) Microsoft
8 16 (17.58%) Telecoms
8 16 (17.58%) CMDB
9 15 (16.48%) SCOM
9 15 (16.48%) Oracle
10 14 (15.38%) Web Services
10 14 (15.38%) HP
11 13 (14.29%) MS Excel
11 13 (14.29%) PowerShell
12 12 (13.19%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (13.19%) EMC
13 11 (12.09%) T-SQL
13 11 (12.09%) Capacity Management
14 10 (10.99%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (10.99%) Security Cleared
14 10 (10.99%) BMC PATROL
15 9 (9.89%) Stakeholder Management
15 9 (9.89%) SOA
15 9 (9.89%) Performance Tuning
15 9 (9.89%) Capacity Planning

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (3.30%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.10%) CMS
2 1 (1.10%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.10%) JBoss
2 1 (1.10%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.10%) Lync
2 1 (1.10%) Moodle
Applications
1 13 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.59%) MS Office
3 4 (4.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.10%) MS Project
4 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 42 (46.15%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (5.49%) Remedy AR System
3 4 (4.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.10%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.30%) IaaS
1 3 (3.30%) SaaS
1 3 (3.30%) PaaS
2 1 (1.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.59%) Broadband
2 5 (5.49%) Firewall
2 5 (5.49%) Internet
3 4 (4.40%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (4.40%) 4G
3 4 (4.40%) DNS
3 4 (4.40%) 3G
4 3 (3.30%) MVNO
4 3 (3.30%) LTE
5 2 (2.20%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (2.20%) SNMP
5 2 (2.20%) MPLS
6 1 (1.10%) Wireless
6 1 (1.10%) OSPF
6 1 (1.10%) BGP
6 1 (1.10%) ADSL
6 1 (1.10%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.10%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.10%) CDMA
6 1 (1.10%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.68%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (10.99%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (7.69%) OLTP
5 5 (5.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (4.40%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.40%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.20%) Pentaho
8 2 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.10%) MySQL
9 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.10%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 18 (19.78%) Finance
2 16 (17.58%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.49%) Billing
4 4 (4.40%) Marketing
4 4 (4.40%) Electronics
4 4 (4.40%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.20%) Banking
5 2 (2.20%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.10%) Legal
6 1 (1.10%) Military
6 1 (1.10%) Back Office
6 1 (1.10%) French Language
Job Titles
1 20 (21.98%) Architect
2 15 (16.48%) DBA
3 13 (14.29%) Analyst
3 13 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
3 13 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 8 (8.79%) Designer
4 8 (8.79%) Remedy Developer
4 8 (8.79%) Developer
5 7 (7.69%) Consultant
5 7 (7.69%) OSS Architect
6 6 (6.59%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (5.49%) Solutions Designer
7 5 (5.49%) Business Analyst
7 5 (5.49%) Remedy Consultant
8 4 (4.40%) Remedy Analyst
8 4 (4.40%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.40%) Technical Architect
8 4 (4.40%) Administrator
9 3 (3.30%) Analyst Programmer
9 3 (3.30%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.38%) Web Services
2 2 (2.20%) XML
2 2 (2.20%) Middleware
3 1 (1.10%) XSLT
3 1 (1.10%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.88%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (17.58%) CMDB
3 4 (4.40%) Clustering
3 4 (4.40%) DTV
4 3 (3.30%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.30%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.20%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.10%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (1.10%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.10%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.10%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.10%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 24 (26.37%) Windows
2 8 (8.79%) Linux
3 5 (5.49%) UNIX
4 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.30%) VMS
4 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (40.66%) ITIL
2 24 (26.37%) ITSM
3 19 (20.88%) Service Management
4 11 (12.09%) Capacity Management
5 9 (9.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (9.89%) SOA
5 9 (9.89%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (9.89%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (8.79%) Problem Management
6 8 (8.79%) Project Management
6 8 (8.79%) Coaching
7 7 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (7.69%) Performance Management
8 6 (6.59%) Incident Management
8 6 (6.59%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (5.49%) Migration
9 5 (5.49%) Change Management
9 5 (5.49%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (5.49%) Logistics
10 4 (4.40%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 22 (24.18%) SQL
2 13 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 11 (12.09%) T-SQL
4 8 (8.79%) VB
5 6 (6.59%) Java
6 5 (5.49%) Perl
7 4 (4.40%) VBA
7 4 (4.40%) VBScript
7 4 (4.40%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.30%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.30%) C
8 3 (3.30%) C#
8 3 (3.30%) Python
9 1 (1.10%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (10.99%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.79%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (6.59%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (5.49%) MCTS
5 4 (4.40%) Degree
6 1 (1.10%) CCIE
6 1 (1.10%) CCNP
6 1 (1.10%) CCIP
6 1 (1.10%) PMP
6 1 (1.10%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.10%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.49%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.30%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (2.20%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.20%) vCloud
5 1 (1.10%) Docker
5 1 (1.10%) LXC
5 1 (1.10%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.10%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (16.48%) SCOM
2 10 (10.99%) BMC PATROL
3 5 (5.49%) Tivoli
4 4 (4.40%) SolarWinds Orion
4 4 (4.40%) OpenView
4 4 (4.40%) SCSM
5 3 (3.30%) WSUS
5 3 (3.30%) NSN NetAct
5 3 (3.30%) Data Guard
6 2 (2.20%) SCCM
6 2 (2.20%) Netcool
6 2 (2.20%) Control-M
7 1 (1.10%) OPNET
7 1 (1.10%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.10%) FortiGate
7 1 (1.10%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (46.15%) Remedy
2 16 (17.58%) Microsoft
3 15 (16.48%) Oracle
4 14 (15.38%) HP
5 12 (13.19%) EMC
6 7 (7.69%) Cisco
6 7 (7.69%) IBM
7 5 (5.49%) VMware
7 5 (5.49%) SolarWinds
8 4 (4.40%) ServiceNow
8 4 (4.40%) SAP
9 3 (3.30%) webMethods
9 3 (3.30%) Ericsson
9 3 (3.30%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.30%) Huawei
9 3 (3.30%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 2 (2.20%) Amdocs
10 2 (2.20%) NetApp
10 2 (2.20%) TIBCO
10 2 (2.20%) Infovista