The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BMC products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BMC over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BMC
Rank 63 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing BMC 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.04% 0.40% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.60% 0.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £625 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
-1.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £38.25 -
% change year-on-year
+30.71% -
BMC
Wales

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

Vendors Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
231 247 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 40.10% 49.50% 40.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 180 98
Average daily rate £325 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 12
Average hourly rate £11.00 £11.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £9.65 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £23.50 £61.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

BMC
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

BMC Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

BMC
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

BMC Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

BMC
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

BMC Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

BMC
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cardiff - 4 - -
Newport - 1 £625 - 1
BMC
Wales

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 11 (100.00%) Remedy
1 11 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (81.82%) ITSM
3 7 (63.64%) ITIL
4 6 (54.55%) HP
4 6 (54.55%) ServiceNow
5 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
5 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
5 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 5 (45.45%) SLA
6 4 (36.36%) IBM
6 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
6 4 (36.36%) Windows
6 4 (36.36%) HP UFT
6 4 (36.36%) LoadRunner
6 4 (36.36%) Project Management
6 4 (36.36%) Service Management
6 4 (36.36%) Release Management
6 4 (36.36%) SCCM
6 4 (36.36%) CMDB
6 4 (36.36%) WSUS
6 4 (36.36%) BMC Marimba
6 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
6 4 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
7 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
7 3 (27.27%) Time Management
7 3 (27.27%) Replication
7 3 (27.27%) C

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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.

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (9.09%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Data Mining
1 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) HP UFT
1 4 (36.36%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (27.27%) Aerospace
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Deployment Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Release Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Transition Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Capacity Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Capacity and Performance Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Project Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) CMDB
2 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 3 (27.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) ITSM
2 7 (63.64%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
3 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
3 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Release Management
3 4 (36.36%) Service Management
4 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (27.27%) Time Management
4 3 (27.27%) Workflow
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
5 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
5 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) SLA
2 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) BMC Marimba
1 4 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (36.36%) SCCM
1 4 (36.36%) WSUS
2 2 (18.18%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Remedy
2 6 (54.55%) HP
2 6 (54.55%) ServiceNow
3 4 (36.36%) IBM
4 2 (18.18%) CA
4 2 (18.18%) SAP
4 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
4 2 (18.18%) VMware