The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BMC products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BMC over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
BMC
UK
Rank 478 440 418
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -22
Contract jobs citing BMC 122 181 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.36% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 0.82% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 90 95
Median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £195 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 5
Median hourly rate £12.50 £55.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.27% +46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £50.00 £20.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £67.50 £54.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £55.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-77.27% +46.66%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20377 21963 22712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.44% 43.19% 45.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 12494 12880 13340
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 765 881 1010
Median hourly rate £19.11 £22.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.08% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +34.32%

BMC
Jobs Demand Trend

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

BMC Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

BMC
Daily Rate Trend

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

BMC Daily Rate Trend in the UK

BMC
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BMC within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

BMC Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

BMC
Hourly Rate Trend

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

BMC Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

BMC
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BMC within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
England -23 105 £450 +8.76% 16
South East +14 41 £450 +11.11% 2
London -21 30 £450 -3.22% 4
Hampshire +12 23 £488 +10.79% 1
East Midlands +14 13 £525 +288.88%
Scotland +17 11 £400 -
West Midlands -6 11 £400 +3.22% 3
Berkshire -3 9 £450 +13.92% 1
Southampton - 9 £500 -
Nottingham - 9 £525 -
Nottinghamshire - 9 £525 -
Glasgow -1 6 £413 +3.12%
Newbury - 6 £450 -
Fareham - 6 £494 - 1
East of England +4 5 - - 3
Clydebank - 5 £375 -
West Dunbartonshire - 5 £375 -
Yorkshire +7 4 £375 -16.66% 2
Warwickshire -1 4 £375 - 1
Birmingham -5 4 £428 -
Telford +14 3 £438 +7.36% 2
Shropshire +8 3 £438 +7.36% 2
Warwick +2 3 £375 -
Essex 0 3 - -
Hertfordshire -3 3 - - 3
City of London -15 3 £413 -21.42%
Horsham - 3 £325 -
Northampton - 3 £325 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £325 -
Sussex - 3 £425 -

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 with a requirement for BMC.

1 144 (51.43%) ITIL
2 115 (41.07%) Remedy
2 115 (41.07%) Remedy ITSM
3 92 (32.86%) Windows
4 80 (28.57%) Service Management
5 78 (27.86%) ITSM
6 74 (26.43%) HP
7 72 (25.71%) SQL
8 69 (24.64%) CA
9 67 (23.93%) Oracle
10 61 (21.79%) Linux
10 61 (21.79%) Microsoft
11 55 (19.64%) Security Cleared
12 54 (19.29%) Agile Software Development
13 53 (18.93%) CMDB
14 52 (18.57%) Unix
15 47 (16.79%) Finance
16 46 (16.43%) ServiceNow
17 42 (15.00%) JavaScript
17 42 (15.00%) SC Cleared
18 38 (13.57%) Windows Server
19 37 (13.21%) Web Services
20 36 (12.86%) XML
21 35 (12.50%) SQL Server
21 35 (12.50%) Cisco
21 35 (12.50%) ITIL V3
22 34 (12.14%) VMware
22 34 (12.14%) Firewall
23 33 (11.79%) Active Directory
24 32 (11.43%) IBM

BMC
Top Related IT Skills 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 15 (5.36%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.93%) WebLogic
3 9 (3.21%) IIS
4 7 (2.50%) CMS
5 6 (2.14%) Oracle UPK
6 4 (1.43%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.43%) NetWeaver
7 3 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.07%) iPlanet
7 3 (1.07%) MQSeries
7 3 (1.07%) WebLogic Portal
7 3 (1.07%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.71%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.71%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (5.36%) MS Office
2 13 (4.64%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.36%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 115 (41.07%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (2.14%) Primavera
3 5 (1.79%) Remedy AR System
4 4 (1.43%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.36%) assyst
5 1 (0.36%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.71%) IaaS
2 14 (5.00%) SaaS
3 11 (3.93%) PaaS
4 8 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (2.14%) GitHub
5 6 (2.14%) Office 365
5 6 (2.14%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 34 (12.14%) Firewall
2 18 (6.43%) DNS
2 18 (6.43%) TCP/IP
3 17 (6.07%) SAN
4 14 (5.00%) NAS
5 11 (3.93%) BIG-IP
6 10 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 10 (3.57%) HTTP
7 9 (3.21%) HTTPS
7 9 (3.21%) OSPF
7 9 (3.21%) SSH
8 8 (2.86%) BGP
8 8 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (2.86%) iSCSI
8 8 (2.86%) Network Security
9 7 (2.50%) Kerberos
10 6 (2.14%) FTP
10 6 (2.14%) LDAP
11 5 (1.79%) Internet
12 4 (1.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.14%) DB2
3 18 (6.43%) Oracle Database
4 9 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (3.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (2.50%) MySQL
5 7 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.14%) OLTP
7 5 (1.79%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.43%) SAP BW
9 3 (1.07%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.07%) Star Schema
9 3 (1.07%) Sybase IQ
10 2 (0.71%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (0.71%) Power BI
10 2 (0.71%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (2.86%) MSI
2 7 (2.50%) NUnit
2 7 (2.50%) Selenium
2 7 (2.50%) SpecFlow
2 7 (2.50%) Visual Studio
2 7 (2.50%) WiX
3 6 (2.14%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.43%) JIRA
5 2 (0.71%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.71%) Subversion
6 1 (0.36%) LoadRunner
General
1 47 (16.79%) Finance
2 22 (7.86%) Banking
3 17 (6.07%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.57%) Retail
5 5 (1.79%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.43%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.07%) Law
7 3 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.71%) Legal
9 1 (0.36%) Front Office
9 1 (0.36%) German Language
9 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.36%) Military
9 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (12.86%) Consultant
2 34 (12.14%) Analyst
2 34 (12.14%) Developer
3 19 (6.79%) Architect
4 17 (6.07%) ServiceNow Developer
5 16 (5.71%) Administrator
5 16 (5.71%) Automation Engineer
5 16 (5.71%) Service Manager
6 12 (4.29%) Project Manager
7 11 (3.93%) Network Engineer
8 9 (3.21%) Server Engineer
8 9 (3.21%) Service Analyst
9 8 (2.86%) .NET Developer
9 8 (2.86%) Business Analyst
9 8 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (2.50%) Monitoring Specialist
10 7 (2.50%) SAP Consultant
11 6 (2.14%) Infrastructure Architect
11 6 (2.14%) ITSM Developer
11 6 (2.14%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (13.21%) Web Services
2 36 (12.86%) XML
3 30 (10.71%) Middleware
4 19 (6.79%) SOAP
5 17 (6.07%) CSS
6 14 (5.00%) REST
7 13 (4.64%) XML Schema
7 13 (4.64%) XSL
8 9 (3.21%) .NET
8 9 (3.21%) .NET Framework
9 8 (2.86%) ASP.NET
9 8 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (2.86%) Breeze.js
9 8 (2.86%) Durandal
9 8 (2.86%) HTML
9 8 (2.86%) jQuery
9 8 (2.86%) KnockoutJS
9 8 (2.86%) React
9 8 (2.86%) SAML
10 7 (2.50%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 53 (18.93%) CMDB
2 24 (8.57%) Data Centre
3 21 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 11 (3.93%) Public Cloud
6 9 (3.21%) User Experience
7 7 (2.50%) Visualisation
8 6 (2.14%) Data Integration
8 6 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.14%) Fat Client
8 6 (2.14%) Mobile Payment
8 6 (2.14%) PKI
8 6 (2.14%) Thin Client
8 6 (2.14%) Virtual Team
9 5 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (1.79%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.43%) Derivative
10 4 (1.43%) Equity Derivative
11 3 (1.07%) IBM Mainframe
11 3 (1.07%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 92 (32.86%) Windows
2 61 (21.79%) Linux
3 52 (18.57%) Unix
4 38 (13.57%) Windows Server
5 18 (6.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (6.07%) AIX
6 17 (6.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (5.36%) Solaris
8 13 (4.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (4.29%) Windows 7
10 6 (2.14%) Windows XP
11 4 (1.43%) Windows Vista
12 3 (1.07%) SUSE
12 3 (1.07%) Windows 2000
12 3 (1.07%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.07%) zOS
13 2 (0.71%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.71%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.71%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.71%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (51.43%) ITIL
2 80 (28.57%) Service Management
3 78 (27.86%) ITSM
4 54 (19.29%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (12.50%) ITIL V3
6 32 (11.43%) Workflow
7 31 (11.07%) Change Management
8 22 (7.86%) DevOps
9 21 (7.50%) Incident Management
10 20 (7.14%) Project Management
10 20 (7.14%) Scrum
11 18 (6.43%) Service Design
12 16 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
13 15 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (5.00%) Problem Management
15 13 (4.64%) Configuration Management
15 13 (4.64%) High Availability
15 13 (4.64%) Migration
15 13 (4.64%) PRINCE2
16 12 (4.29%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (25.71%) SQL
2 42 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 24 (8.57%) Perl
4 22 (7.86%) PowerShell
4 22 (7.86%) Python
5 20 (7.14%) Java
6 19 (6.79%) VB
7 17 (6.07%) Jython
8 14 (5.00%) Shell Script
9 11 (3.93%) C#
10 10 (3.57%) Korn
11 7 (2.50%) PL/SQL
11 7 (2.50%) T-SQL
11 7 (2.50%) TypeScript
12 4 (1.43%) ANSI SQL
12 4 (1.43%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.43%) C
13 2 (0.71%) C++
13 2 (0.71%) PHP
13 2 (0.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 55 (19.64%) Security Cleared
2 42 (15.00%) SC Cleared
3 14 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 11 (3.93%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (3.21%) DV Cleared
6 6 (2.14%) CCNP
6 6 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (2.14%) MOS
7 4 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.07%) Degree
8 3 (1.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.71%) APMP
9 2 (0.71%) CCNA
9 2 (0.71%) MCP
9 2 (0.71%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.71%) PMP
10 1 (0.36%) CCDP
10 1 (0.36%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.36%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.00%) SLA
2 4 (1.43%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.07%) JSP 440
3 3 (1.07%) QA
4 2 (0.71%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (11.79%) Active Directory
2 21 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (2.14%) Docker
5 3 (1.07%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (1.07%) SRDF
5 3 (1.07%) vSphere
6 2 (0.71%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.71%) NFS
6 2 (0.71%) Samba
6 2 (0.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (0.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (0.71%) XenApp
7 1 (0.36%) KVM
7 1 (0.36%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 29 (10.36%) Control-M
2 25 (8.93%) Puppet
3 24 (8.57%) BladeLogic
4 23 (8.21%) Tivoli
5 20 (7.14%) BMC PATROL
6 18 (6.43%) SCOrch
7 15 (5.36%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 13 (4.64%) SCCM
9 11 (3.93%) HP SiteScope
9 11 (3.93%) MOM
9 11 (3.93%) OpenView
10 10 (3.57%) OPNET
11 9 (3.21%) CA Spectrum
12 8 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
13 7 (2.50%) NetBackup
13 7 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
13 7 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
14 5 (1.79%) Ansible
15 4 (1.43%) HP UCMDB
15 4 (1.43%) Terraform
Vendors
1 115 (41.07%) Remedy
2 74 (26.43%) HP
3 69 (24.64%) CA
4 67 (23.93%) Oracle
5 61 (21.79%) Microsoft
6 46 (16.43%) ServiceNow
7 35 (12.50%) Cisco
8 34 (12.14%) VMware
9 32 (11.43%) IBM
10 20 (7.14%) SolarWinds
10 20 (7.14%) Splunk
11 19 (6.79%) Intel Security
12 18 (6.43%) CheckPoint
13 17 (6.07%) Dell
14 15 (5.36%) F5
15 14 (5.00%) Symantec
16 11 (3.93%) Fortinet
16 11 (3.93%) Riverbed
17 10 (3.57%) EMC
17 10 (3.57%) Sun
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