The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BMC products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BMC over the 3 months to 21 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 Software, Inc.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BMC
Rank 80 95 101
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +6
Contract jobs citing BMC 15 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.88% 0.39% 0.62%
As % of the Vendors category 2.04% 0.87% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 9
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £325 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £335 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £381 £355
% change year-on-year
-8.19% +7.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+137.50% +14.28%
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Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
734 687 867
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.20% 44.70% 44.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 350 419
Average daily rate £338 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £200 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 40 41
Average hourly rate £10.50 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

BMC
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

BMC Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

BMC
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

BMC Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

BMC
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BMC across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

BMC Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

BMC
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

BMC Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 14 (66.67%) HP
2 13 (61.90%) Cisco
3 11 (52.38%) WLAN
3 11 (52.38%) CCNP
3 11 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (52.38%) TippingPoint
3 11 (52.38%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (47.62%) Remedy
4 10 (47.62%) Remedy ITSM
5 9 (42.86%) Network Design
6 8 (38.10%) CCDP
6 8 (38.10%) ITSM
7 7 (33.33%) Retail
8 6 (28.57%) Lisp
8 6 (28.57%) DMZ
8 6 (28.57%) BGP
8 6 (28.57%) EIGRP
8 6 (28.57%) Service Management
8 6 (28.57%) OPNET
8 6 (28.57%) Blue Coat
8 6 (28.57%) F5
8 6 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (19.05%) Finance
9 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (14.29%) ISEB
10 3 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (14.29%) Motorola
10 3 (14.29%) Advertising
10 3 (14.29%) Banking
10 3 (14.29%) ISTQB

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
1 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.52%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) WLAN
1 11 (52.38%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (28.57%) DMZ
2 6 (28.57%) BGP
2 6 (28.57%) EIGRP
3 3 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (14.29%) DMVPN
4 2 (9.52%) Network Security
4 2 (9.52%) DHCP
4 2 (9.52%) VPN
4 2 (9.52%) DNS
4 2 (9.52%) SAN
5 1 (4.76%) Firewall
5 1 (4.76%) LAN
5 1 (4.76%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 7 (33.33%) Retail
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 3 (14.29%) Advertising
3 3 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Network Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) Network Design Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 3 (14.29%) Design Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Data Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Business Data Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Network Design Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) VMware Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Network Design
2 8 (38.10%) ITSM
3 6 (28.57%) Service Management
4 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) Data Management
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL
5 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
5 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) Change Management
6 1 (4.76%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) Lisp
2 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) CCNP
1 11 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (38.10%) CCDP
3 3 (14.29%) ISEB
3 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (9.52%) CCNA
5 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (9.52%) vSphere
1 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) OPNET
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (9.52%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (9.52%) NetBackup
3 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) HP
2 13 (61.90%) Cisco
3 11 (52.38%) TippingPoint
4 10 (47.62%) Remedy
5 6 (28.57%) F5
5 6 (28.57%) Blue Coat
6 3 (14.29%) Motorola
7 2 (9.52%) NetApp
7 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
7 2 (9.52%) Symantec
7 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
7 2 (9.52%) Citrix
7 2 (9.52%) VMware