The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South East region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BMC
Rank 212 182 202
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +20
Contract jobs citing BMC 30 48 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.57% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 0.69% 1.15% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 10
Average daily rate
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£388 £350 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -1.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £210 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £445 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+37.50% +33.33%
Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4368 4166 4824
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.45% 49.14% 48.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2176 2073 2065
Average daily rate £350 £360 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £200 £235
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 238 307 337
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.87%
BMC
England

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 July 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
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 July 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 -4 17 £420 +16.66% 6
Hampshire -14 6 £450 +5.88% 1
Surrey +2 3 £386 - 4
Buckinghamshire -15 2 - - 1
Kent - - - -
BMC
England

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 43 (53.75%) Remedy
1 43 (53.75%) Remedy ITSM
2 41 (51.25%) ITIL
3 36 (45.00%) ITSM
4 26 (32.50%) CMDB
5 20 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 18 (22.50%) Workflow
7 17 (21.25%) Microsoft
7 17 (21.25%) HP
8 16 (20.00%) Web Services
8 16 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 16 (20.00%) Remedy AR System
9 15 (18.75%) ServiceNow
9 15 (18.75%) SQL
9 15 (18.75%) Service Management
10 14 (17.50%) BMC PATROL
10 14 (17.50%) CSS
10 14 (17.50%) HTML
10 14 (17.50%) XML
10 14 (17.50%) UNIX
11 13 (16.25%) Oracle
12 12 (15.00%) Windows
13 11 (13.75%) Telecoms
13 11 (13.75%) Degree
13 11 (13.75%) Incident Management
14 10 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
14 10 (12.50%) SolarWinds
14 10 (12.50%) SLA
15 9 (11.25%) MS Excel
15 9 (11.25%) SolarWinds Orion

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 8 (10.00%) CMS
2 2 (2.50%) CICS
3 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.25%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 9 (11.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.50%) MS Office
3 1 (1.25%) MS Project
3 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 43 (53.75%) Remedy ITSM
2 16 (20.00%) Remedy AR System
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.00%) VPN
2 6 (7.50%) LDAP
2 6 (7.50%) SSL
3 2 (2.50%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (2.50%) DNS
3 2 (2.50%) DHCP
3 2 (2.50%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.50%) CDMA
3 2 (2.50%) GPRS
3 2 (2.50%) GSM
3 2 (2.50%) UMTS
4 1 (1.25%) VoIP
4 1 (1.25%) WAN
4 1 (1.25%) LAN
4 1 (1.25%) SAN
4 1 (1.25%) Firewall
4 1 (1.25%) MPLS
4 1 (1.25%) Wireless
4 1 (1.25%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.00%) DB2
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.75%) JIRA
1 3 (3.75%) Selenium
2 2 (2.50%) JUnit
3 1 (1.25%) Toad
General
1 11 (13.75%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.75%) Finance
3 3 (3.75%) Back Office
4 2 (2.50%) Banking
5 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.25%) Electronics
5 1 (1.25%) Retail
5 1 (1.25%) International Banking
5 1 (1.25%) Marketing
5 1 (1.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (22.50%) Consultant
2 13 (16.25%) Developer
2 13 (16.25%) Analyst
3 9 (11.25%) Support Analyst
4 8 (10.00%) ServiceNow Developer
4 8 (10.00%) Remedy Analyst
4 8 (10.00%) ITSM Consultant
5 6 (7.50%) ServiceNow Consultant
5 6 (7.50%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 6 (7.50%) Technical Consultant
5 6 (7.50%) Senior Consultant
5 6 (7.50%) Administrator
5 6 (7.50%) Architect
6 5 (6.25%) IT Administrator
6 5 (6.25%) Remedy Consultant
7 4 (5.00%) DB2 DBA
7 4 (5.00%) Remedy Developer
7 4 (5.00%) DBA
8 3 (3.75%) Management Consultant
8 3 (3.75%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.00%) Web Services
2 14 (17.50%) CSS
2 14 (17.50%) HTML
2 14 (17.50%) XML
3 6 (7.50%) Ajax
3 6 (7.50%) COM
3 6 (7.50%) SOAP
4 4 (5.00%) ISPF
5 1 (1.25%) JSP
5 1 (1.25%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 26 (32.50%) CMDB
2 4 (5.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (5.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.50%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.25%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.25%) DTV
4 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.25%) Replication
4 1 (1.25%) AVVID
4 1 (1.25%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.25%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.50%) UNIX
2 12 (15.00%) Windows
3 2 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.50%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.25%) VMS
4 1 (1.25%) Linux
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (51.25%) ITIL
2 36 (45.00%) ITSM
3 18 (22.50%) Workflow
4 15 (18.75%) Service Management
5 11 (13.75%) Incident Management
6 10 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
7 8 (10.00%) Capacity Management
7 8 (10.00%) Content Management
8 7 (8.75%) Unit Testing
8 7 (8.75%) Customer Engagement
9 6 (7.50%) ITIL V2
9 6 (7.50%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (7.50%) Change Management
10 5 (6.25%) Configuration Management
10 5 (6.25%) Project Management
11 4 (5.00%) Asset Management
11 4 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (5.00%) Test Strategy
11 4 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.75%) SQL
2 8 (10.00%) Java
3 6 (7.50%) Shell Script
3 6 (7.50%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.25%) VBScript
4 5 (6.25%) VB
4 5 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 4 (5.00%) JCL
5 4 (5.00%) REXX
6 1 (1.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 11 (13.75%) Degree
4 4 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.75%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.50%) BC Cleared
6 2 (2.50%) PMP
7 1 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.25%) CCIE
7 1 (1.25%) CCNP
7 1 (1.25%) PgMP
7 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (1.25%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.25%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (3.75%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (17.50%) BMC PATROL
2 9 (11.25%) SolarWinds Orion
3 8 (10.00%) SCSM
4 6 (7.50%) HP UCMDB
4 6 (7.50%) SCOM
5 4 (5.00%) MAINVIEW
6 3 (3.75%) BMC Performance Manager
7 2 (2.50%) OPNET
7 2 (2.50%) Netcool
8 1 (1.25%) OpenView
8 1 (1.25%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (1.25%) CA Wily
8 1 (1.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 43 (53.75%) Remedy
2 17 (21.25%) Microsoft
2 17 (21.25%) HP
3 15 (18.75%) ServiceNow
4 13 (16.25%) Oracle
5 10 (12.50%) SolarWinds
6 8 (10.00%) CA
7 6 (7.50%) IBM
8 3 (3.75%) EMC
8 3 (3.75%) Citrix
8 3 (3.75%) Apple
8 3 (3.75%) VMware
9 2 (2.50%) Greenplum
9 2 (2.50%) NetCracker
9 2 (2.50%) 3PAR
9 2 (2.50%) Cramer
9 2 (2.50%) NetApp
9 2 (2.50%) SAP
10 1 (1.25%) Business Objects
10 1 (1.25%) Nokia
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