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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Remedy
Rank 103 100 95
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing Remedy 25 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.92% 0.55% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 1.82% 1.08% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 6
Average daily rate
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£194 £375 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.33% +87.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £230 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £455 £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £350 £316
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +10.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Average hourly rate £9.92 - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.83 £10.69
% change year-on-year
-5.61% +38.75%
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
1371 1206 920
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 50.59% 51.02% 48.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 757 584 397
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £213 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £541
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 82 128
Average hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.58% -24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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 -7 5 £200 -55.55% 1
Coventry - 4 £131 -
Staffordshire - 4 £375 -
Warwickshire - 3 £340 -
West Bromwich - 1 - -
Shropshire - - - -
Remedy
England

Remedy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 17 (37.78%) Windows
2 10 (22.22%) ITIL
3 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (17.78%) SLA
4 8 (17.78%) Cisco
4 8 (17.78%) Service Management
5 7 (15.56%) Incident Management
5 7 (15.56%) Remedy ITSM
5 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
6 6 (13.33%) Project Management
6 6 (13.33%) MS Office
6 6 (13.33%) WAN
6 6 (13.33%) LAN
6 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
6 6 (13.33%) Change Management
7 5 (11.11%) Firewall
7 5 (11.11%) Citrix
7 5 (11.11%) MS Visio
7 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 5 (11.11%) Windows 7
8 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
8 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (8.89%) HP
8 4 (8.89%) OSPF
8 4 (8.89%) Blackberry
8 4 (8.89%) BMC
8 4 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (8.89%) CCNA
8 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
8 4 (8.89%) CCNP

Remedy
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.33%) MS Office
3 5 (11.11%) MS Visio
4 4 (8.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.22%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (2.22%) SAP PP
2 1 (2.22%) assyst
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) LAN
1 6 (13.33%) WAN
2 5 (11.11%) Firewall
3 4 (8.89%) OSPF
4 2 (4.44%) SAN
4 2 (4.44%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (4.44%) BIG-IP
4 2 (4.44%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (4.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (4.44%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (4.44%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.22%) xDSL
5 1 (2.22%) 4G
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco ICM
5 1 (2.22%) LLU
5 1 (2.22%) Wireshark
5 1 (2.22%) Wireless
5 1 (2.22%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.22%) Internet
General
1 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.89%) Automotive
2 4 (8.89%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.44%) Finance
4 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.22%) Billing
4 1 (2.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Analyst
2 7 (15.56%) Support Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Service Analyst
3 6 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Network Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Printer Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Coordinator
6 3 (6.67%) Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Help Desk Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) SAP Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Network Support
6 3 (6.67%) SAP Support
7 2 (4.44%) Implementation Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Configuration Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Change Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (4.44%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) CSS
2 1 (2.22%) EDI
2 1 (2.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Blackberry
1 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Data Conversion
3 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 17 (37.78%) Windows
2 5 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.44%) UNIX
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000
4 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.22%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) ITIL
2 8 (17.78%) Service Management
3 7 (15.56%) Incident Management
4 6 (13.33%) Change Management
4 6 (13.33%) Project Management
5 4 (8.89%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (8.89%) Integration Testing
5 4 (8.89%) Migration
6 3 (6.67%) Network Design
6 3 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (6.67%) ITSM
6 3 (6.67%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (4.44%) Procure-to-pay
7 2 (4.44%) WAN Optimisation
7 2 (4.44%) Kanban
7 2 (4.44%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.44%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) ABAP
2 1 (2.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) CCNP
2 4 (8.89%) CCNA
2 4 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) DameWare
1 2 (4.44%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (2.22%) BladeLogic
2 1 (2.22%) SCCM
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Cisco
2 5 (11.11%) Citrix
3 4 (8.89%) BMC
3 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.89%) HP
4 3 (6.67%) CheckPoint
4 3 (6.67%) SAP
5 2 (4.44%) F5
5 2 (4.44%) ServiceNow
5 2 (4.44%) McAfee
5 2 (4.44%) VMware
5 2 (4.44%) Blue Coat
5 2 (4.44%) Fortinet
5 2 (4.44%) EMC
6 1 (2.22%) Motorola
6 1 (2.22%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.22%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (2.22%) Fujitsu
6 1 (2.22%) LANDesk
6 1 (2.22%) NetScout