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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Remedy
Rank 89 85 97
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Contract jobs citing Remedy 21 20 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.92% 0.93% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 1.90% 1.94% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 5
Average daily rate
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£146 £375 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £375 £250
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 1
Average hourly rate £11.15 £10.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.50% -55.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £10.00 £10.34
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.24%
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
1105 1033 993
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.46% 47.80% 49.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 583 505 431
Average daily rate £350 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 77 97
Average hourly rate £15.85 £17.48 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.29% -22.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.22 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.69 £30.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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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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
Birmingham +1 11 £315 +110.00%
Warwickshire -1 3 £138 -61.80%
Shropshire -6 2 £189 -53.04%
Staffordshire - - - - 1
Solihull - - - -
Remedy
England

Remedy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 13 (30.95%) ITIL
1 13 (30.95%) Remedy ITSM
2 10 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 10 (23.81%) SC Cleared
2 10 (23.81%) Windows
2 10 (23.81%) Cisco
2 10 (23.81%) ITSM
3 9 (21.43%) CCNA
3 9 (21.43%) Active Directory
3 9 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (19.05%) SLA
5 7 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 7 (16.67%) MS Visio
6 6 (14.29%) Service Management
7 5 (11.90%) Blackberry
7 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
7 5 (11.90%) MS Office
7 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
7 5 (11.90%) CCNP
7 5 (11.90%) LAN
7 5 (11.90%) WAN
8 4 (9.52%) VPN
8 4 (9.52%) UNIX
8 4 (9.52%) HP
8 4 (9.52%) Change Management
8 4 (9.52%) Wireless
8 4 (9.52%) NetScout
8 4 (9.52%) Wireshark
8 4 (9.52%) Migration
8 4 (9.52%) ServiceNow

Remedy
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.38%) CMS
2 1 (2.38%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.38%) Joomla!
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 5 (11.90%) MS Office
2 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
3 3 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (4.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) LAN
1 5 (11.90%) WAN
2 4 (9.52%) Wireless
2 4 (9.52%) VPN
2 4 (9.52%) Wireshark
3 3 (7.14%) FDDI
4 2 (4.76%) MPLS
4 2 (4.76%) OSPF
4 2 (4.76%) BGP
4 2 (4.76%) DSLAM
4 2 (4.76%) DSL
4 2 (4.76%) EIGRP
4 2 (4.76%) Ethernet
4 2 (4.76%) RIP
4 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.76%) PSTN
4 2 (4.76%) ADSL
4 2 (4.76%) Broadband
4 2 (4.76%) ISDN
4 2 (4.76%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
1 3 (7.14%) Automotive
1 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Analyst
2 9 (21.43%) Network Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) Service Analyst
3 8 (19.05%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Printer Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (4.76%) Administrator
5 2 (4.76%) IT Administrator
5 2 (4.76%) Implementation Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Content Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Web Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Web Content Manager
5 2 (4.76%) PMO Administrator
5 2 (4.76%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Blackberry
2 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) Windows
2 4 (9.52%) UNIX
3 3 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.76%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) ITIL
2 10 (23.81%) ITSM
3 7 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 6 (14.29%) Service Management
5 4 (9.52%) Change Management
5 4 (9.52%) Migration
6 2 (4.76%) Risk Management
6 2 (4.76%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.76%) Supplier Management
7 1 (2.38%) Release Management
7 1 (2.38%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.38%) Trend Analysis
7 1 (2.38%) Cisco ICM Scripting
7 1 (2.38%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) SC Cleared
1 10 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 9 (21.43%) CCNA
2 9 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (11.90%) CCNP
4 1 (2.38%) CCIP
4 1 (2.38%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) GxP
System Software
1 9 (21.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (7.14%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (4.76%) SCCM
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (2.38%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Cisco
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.52%) HP
3 4 (9.52%) NetScout
3 4 (9.52%) ServiceNow
4 3 (7.14%) SolarWinds
4 3 (7.14%) BMC
5 2 (4.76%) BT
5 2 (4.76%) Cramer
5 2 (4.76%) Adobe
6 1 (2.38%) IBM
6 1 (2.38%) Google
6 1 (2.38%) Citrix