Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of BMC products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BMC over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

BMC
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 144 151
Rank change year-on-year -2 +7 -12
Contract jobs citing BMC 20 25 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.49% 0.59% 0.62%
As % of the Vendors category 0.99% 1.16% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 11
Berkshire median daily rate £470 £360 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.56% -5.26% -3.49%
10th Percentile £319 £306 £263
90th Percentile £500 £515 £475
South East median daily rate £413 £350 £390
% change year-on-year +17.86% -10.26% +0.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £12.50 £52.50 -
% change year-on-year -76.19% - -

BMC is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Berkshire.

All Vendors
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2015 2160 2503
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 49.27% 51.11% 50.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1033 1117 1278
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £225
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £418 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +4.44% +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 123 135
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.75 £13.00 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.46% -39.68% +23.14%
10th Percentile £10.73 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £39.88 £44.66 £46.49
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.13 £18.50
% change year-on-year +5.43% -12.84% +19.35%

BMC
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing BMC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for BMC in Berkshire

BMC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BMC in Berkshire

BMC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BMC in Berkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BMC in Berkshire

BMC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BMC in Berkshire

BMC
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BMC within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 6 £475 -
Newbury -5 4 £500 +38.89%
Bracknell +7 3 - -
Slough +5 1 £470 +80.77%
BMC
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 across the Berkshire region with a requirement for BMC.

1 15 (75.00%) Remedy
1 15 (75.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (45.00%) ITIL
2 9 (45.00%) Change Management
3 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (30.00%) Service Management
4 5 (25.00%) ITSM
4 5 (25.00%) Windows
5 4 (20.00%) Java
5 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (20.00%) SLA
5 4 (20.00%) Nessus
5 4 (20.00%) BladeLogic
6 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (15.00%) QA
6 3 (15.00%) Finance
6 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (15.00%) Oracle
7 2 (10.00%) SQL
7 2 (10.00%) VBScript
7 2 (10.00%) Unix
7 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (10.00%) DHCP
7 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (10.00%) Control-M
7 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (10.00%) DNS
7 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (10.00%) PKI

BMC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 15 (75.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (5.00%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) DHCP
1 2 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) 4G
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) Intelligent Network
2 1 (5.00%) LTE
2 1 (5.00%) OpenFlow
2 1 (5.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Big Data
General
1 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Billing
3 1 (5.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Change Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Change Management Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Ab Initio Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Designer
5 2 (10.00%) Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL Change Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) OSS Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL Service Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) ITSM Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) ITSM Developer
6 1 (5.00%) OSS Solutions Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Service Operations Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Telecoms Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Telecoms Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Ajax
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) REST
1 1 (5.00%) SOAP
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
1 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.00%) CMDB
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.00%) PKI
2 1 (5.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Unix
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Change Management
1 9 (45.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Service Management
3 5 (25.00%) ITSM
4 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (10.00%) Metaprogramming
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (10.00%) Release Management
5 2 (10.00%) SDLC
5 2 (10.00%) Statistics
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Java
1 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
1 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (5.00%) MCSE
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
2 3 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) BladeLogic
1 4 (20.00%) Nessus
2 2 (10.00%) Control-M
2 2 (10.00%) PowerCLI
3 1 (5.00%) Amdocs OSS
3 1 (5.00%) MOM
3 1 (5.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Remedy
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) Ab Initio
3 2 (10.00%) FairCom
4 1 (5.00%) Amdocs
4 1 (5.00%) Cramer
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) LANDesk
4 1 (5.00%) Nokia
4 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow