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 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 138 144 119
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -25
Contract jobs citing BMC 6 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.20% 0.032% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 0.079% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 8
Average daily rate £140 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-62.66% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £375 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £375 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
-1.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £38.25 -
% change year-on-year
+30.71% -
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
1192 1266 1077
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 40.22% 39.92% 41.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 787 752 625
Average daily rate £360 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £220 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £538 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 72 55
Average hourly rate £18.50 £22.69 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.46% +44.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.03 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £44.50 £31.50
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 the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BMC across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BMC within the South West 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
Wiltshire +1 3 £245 -34.60%
Dorset - 3 £125 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
BMC
England

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 7 (43.75%) ITSM
2 6 (37.50%) SolarWinds
3 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
3 5 (31.25%) Finance
3 5 (31.25%) ITIL
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco
3 5 (31.25%) ITIL V3
4 4 (25.00%) Value-Added Service
4 4 (25.00%) Windows
4 4 (25.00%) EMC
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) Avaya
4 4 (25.00%) Remedy
4 4 (25.00%) MS Office
4 4 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (25.00%) Change Management
4 4 (25.00%) QA
4 4 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (18.75%) SCCM
5 3 (18.75%) Banking
5 3 (18.75%) XenApp
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
5 3 (18.75%) Service Management
5 3 (18.75%) Blackberry
5 3 (18.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (18.75%) Apple
5 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
5 3 (18.75%) Citrix

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 (18.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Value-Added Service
2 1 (6.25%) Network Security
2 1 (6.25%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Military
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support
2 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) BlackBerry Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Blackberry Support
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix Support
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Voice Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (18.75%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) ITSM
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL V3
3 4 (25.00%) Change Management
3 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Patch Management
4 3 (18.75%) Service Management
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (6.25%) Open Source
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (12.50%) MCDST
3 2 (12.50%) MCP
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
4 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
1 3 (18.75%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) logstash
2 2 (12.50%) Nagios
2 2 (12.50%) ZABBIX
2 2 (12.50%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) SolarWinds
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco
3 4 (25.00%) Avaya
3 4 (25.00%) EMC
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) Remedy
4 3 (18.75%) Apple
4 3 (18.75%) Citrix
5 2 (12.50%) CA
5 2 (12.50%) ServiceNow
5 2 (12.50%) Splunk
6 1 (6.25%) HP
6 1 (6.25%) IBM
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