The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BMC products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BMC over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BMC
Rank 41 34 45
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Contract jobs citing BMC 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.67% 1.36% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 1.65% 3.03% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Average daily rate
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£388 £525 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.19% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.75 £20.63 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+126.66% -45.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Vendors Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
182 132 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 40.53% 44.75% 55.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 98 161
Average daily rate £425 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £203 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 8
Average hourly rate £13.55 £14.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.23% -8.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.43 £12.00 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £140.50 £22.50 £49.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

BMC
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

BMC Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

BMC
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

BMC Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

BMC
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

BMC Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (50.00%) Remedy
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) CMDB
2 2 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Postfix
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) YUM
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) FWSM
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Publishing
3 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SMTP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (25.00%) FWSM
1 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) CMDB
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCSE
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) ProxySG
1 1 (25.00%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (25.00%) YUM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft