The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Remedy 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 Remedy over the 3 months to 17 April 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 West 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 Remedy.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Remedy
Rank 119 103 133
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +30
Contract jobs citing Remedy 24 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.72% 0.68% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 1.63% 1.52% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 8
Average daily rate £418 £346 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.72% +31.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £268 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £385 £366
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £316 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.67% +5.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.74 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.17 £10.69 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+51.21% -28.73%
Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1469 1051 1565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 44.17% 44.69% 43.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 871 599 878
Average daily rate £363 £370 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.02% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £226 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 57 124
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.25 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.77% -43.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £41.10 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Remedy
England

Remedy
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Remedy Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Remedy
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Remedy Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Remedy
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Remedy across the South West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Remedy Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Remedy
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Remedy Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Remedy
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 Remedy within the South West region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire -5 13 £200 -44.25% 1
Dorset - - - -
Remedy
England

Remedy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Remedy 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 Remedy.

1 18 (54.55%) Business Objects
2 17 (51.52%) Security Cleared
3 15 (45.45%) SC Cleared
4 14 (42.42%) Service Management
5 11 (33.33%) Oracle
5 11 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
6 10 (30.30%) Oracle Database
7 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
7 6 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (15.15%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (15.15%) SLA
8 5 (15.15%) ITIL
8 5 (15.15%) Publishing
9 4 (12.12%) .NET
9 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
9 4 (12.12%) Finance
10 3 (9.09%) Intranet
10 3 (9.09%) Windows
10 3 (9.09%) C#
11 2 (6.06%) Java
11 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
11 2 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (6.06%) Data Analysis
12 1 (3.03%) Knowledge Management
12 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
12 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
12 1 (3.03%) Market Research
12 1 (3.03%) Customer Engagement
12 1 (3.03%) Windows 7

Remedy
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Remedy 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 Remedy. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (15.15%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.03%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) Intranet
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) 3G
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) LAN
2 1 (3.03%) DHCP
2 1 (3.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.03%) MS Access
3 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (3.03%) WinRunner
2 1 (3.03%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (15.15%) Publishing
2 4 (12.12%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Technical Support
1 9 (27.27%) Support Manager
2 8 (24.24%) Technical Support Manager
2 8 (24.24%) Technical Manager
2 8 (24.24%) Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Service Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) SharePoint Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Service Management Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Remedy Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Project Support Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (6.06%) Project Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Coordinator
6 1 (3.03%) Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Desktop Support
6 1 (3.03%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) SOAP
2 1 (3.03%) XML
2 1 (3.03%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
1 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.03%) Statistics
1 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Service Management
2 5 (15.15%) ITIL
3 2 (6.06%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.03%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (3.03%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.03%) Performance Testing
4 1 (3.03%) Integration Testing
4 1 (3.03%) Time Management
4 1 (3.03%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.03%) Data Mapping
4 1 (3.03%) Market Research
4 1 (3.03%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.03%) Database Security
4 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) C#
2 2 (6.06%) Java
2 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.03%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 17 (51.52%) Security Cleared
2 15 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Server
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) WSUS
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
1 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) Business Objects
2 11 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) Adobe
4 1 (3.03%) HP
4 1 (3.03%) Citrix
4 1 (3.03%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) SAP