The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BMC products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BMC over the 3 months to 27 July 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BMC
Rank 138 144 141
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs citing BMC 6 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.20% 0.094% 0.034%
As % of the Vendors category 0.44% 0.24% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £193 £575 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-66.52% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.09% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.38 £12.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+36.30% -53.64%
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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1359 1257 1235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 44.57% 39.28% 41.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 838 772 789
Median daily rate £375 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 89 62
Median hourly rate £22.00 £20.25 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.64% +0.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

BMC
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing BMC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

BMC Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

BMC
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

BMC Daily Rate Trend in the South West

BMC
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BMC across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

BMC Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

BMC
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

BMC Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

BMC
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BMC within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorset - 2 £133 -
Wiltshire - 2 £365 -
Devon +13 1 £250 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
BMC
England

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BMC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for BMC.

1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Finance
3 7 (46.67%) ITIL
4 5 (33.33%) MS Office
4 5 (33.33%) Remedy
4 5 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (26.67%) Economics
5 4 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (26.67%) Degree
5 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
5 4 (26.67%) ITSM
5 4 (26.67%) CMMI
5 4 (26.67%) VMware
5 4 (26.67%) NetBackup
5 4 (26.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (26.67%) NetApp
5 4 (26.67%) Project Management
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (26.67%) Linux
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (26.67%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (26.67%) Coaching
6 3 (20.00%) Virtual Team
6 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (20.00%) ITIL V3
6 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Architect
1 4 (26.67%) Technical Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Cabling Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Database Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Deskside Support
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Service Level Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Virtualisation Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
1 4 (26.67%) Economics
2 3 (20.00%) Virtual Team
3 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
3 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.67%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Vista
4 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (26.67%) CMMI
2 4 (26.67%) Coaching
2 4 (26.67%) ITSM
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (13.33%) Patch Management
4 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (13.33%) MCDST
3 2 (13.33%) MCP
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) NetBackup
1 4 (26.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (13.33%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) Control-M
3 1 (6.67%) Ganglia
3 1 (6.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Remedy
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) NetApp
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Apple
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) IBM
3 2 (13.33%) SAP
4 1 (6.67%) Appcelerator
4 1 (6.67%) New Relic