The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Remedy products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Remedy over the 3 months to 20 August 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 Remedy.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Remedy
Rank 110 98 96
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Contract jobs citing Remedy 12 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.48% 0.56% 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category 0.96% 1.24% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 3
Average daily rate
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£150 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £11.15 £10.58 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.43% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.50 £11.15 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.82% -32.42%
Remedy
England

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1249 967 1109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 50.10% 45.08% 48.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 611 470 519
Average daily rate £328 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.75% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 63 88
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £28.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

Remedy
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Remedy Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Remedy
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Remedy Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Remedy
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Remedy across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Remedy Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Remedy
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Remedy Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Remedy
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Remedy within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
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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
Birmingham -3 4 £200 -33.33% 2
Warwickshire -6 1 £150 -58.62% 2
Solihull - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Remedy
England

Remedy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 9 (45.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) HP
2 6 (30.00%) SLA
2 6 (30.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (25.00%) Finance
3 5 (25.00%) ITSM
3 5 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (20.00%) Service Management
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (20.00%) BMC
4 4 (20.00%) C
4 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (15.00%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (15.00%) XML Schema
5 3 (15.00%) Wiki
5 3 (15.00%) ServiceNow
5 3 (15.00%) NetScout
5 3 (15.00%) Wireshark
5 3 (15.00%) SaaS
5 3 (15.00%) Web Services
5 3 (15.00%) XML
5 3 (15.00%) XSL
5 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.00%) Client/Server
5 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
5 3 (15.00%) SOA
5 3 (15.00%) CIMA

Remedy
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) SaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Wireshark
1 3 (15.00%) Wireless
2 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.00%) DMVPN
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (5.00%) WLAN
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) MPLS
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) DB2
1 1 (5.00%) DB2 UDB
1 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Service Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) ServiceNow Developer
5 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) DBA
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (5.00%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.00%) Configuration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) XML Schema
1 3 (15.00%) Web Services
1 3 (15.00%) XML
1 3 (15.00%) XSL
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Wiki
1 3 (15.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) ITSM
2 5 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (20.00%) Service Management
3 4 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (15.00%) SOA
5 2 (10.00%) Workflow
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
6 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.00%) Migration
6 1 (5.00%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) C
2 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) CIMA
2 3 (15.00%) CCNA
2 3 (15.00%) ACCA
3 1 (5.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) HP
2 4 (20.00%) Cisco
2 4 (20.00%) BMC
3 3 (15.00%) ServiceNow
3 3 (15.00%) NetScout
4 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Sybase
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) Peregrine
4 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.00%) McAfee
4 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (5.00%) Google