Period
to 23 August 2019

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 23 August 2019 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
23 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 129 140 134
Rank change year-on-year +11 -6 -1
Contract jobs citing BMC 44 27 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.05% 0.69% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 2.10% 1.45% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 12
Berkshire median daily rate £413 - £440
10th Percentile £281 - £323
90th Percentile £580 - £500
South East median daily rate £493 £406 £416
% change year-on-year +21.23% -2.40% +18.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £17.50 -
South East median hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year +7.69% -20.00% -69.05%

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 2,098 1,865 1,925
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 50.12% 47.70% 49.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 989 928 891
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%
10th Percentile £233 £250 £263
90th Percentile £601 £588 £600
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 61 114
Berkshire median hourly rate £24.00 £19.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.32% +40.74% +8.00%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £82.50 £46.75 £39.45
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year +17.65% +0.98% -3.52%

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 23 August 2019.

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 23 August 2019. 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 -9 8 £515 -
Bracknell - 7 - - 2
Slough +7 6 £375 -
Maidenhead - 5 £340 -
Newbury -6 2 £425 - 1
BMC
South East

For the 6 months to 23 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing BMC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for BMC.

1 26 (59.09%) Telecoms
2 24 (54.55%) Remedy
2 24 (54.55%) Remedy ITSM
3 13 (29.55%) SLA
4 12 (27.27%) ITSM
4 12 (27.27%) ITIL
4 12 (27.27%) Incident Management
4 12 (27.27%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (15.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 7 (15.91%) SC Cleared
6 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
6 7 (15.91%) Windows
6 7 (15.91%) Oracle
6 7 (15.91%) Web Services
6 7 (15.91%) Service Delivery
7 6 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (13.64%) DNS
7 6 (13.64%) DHCP
7 6 (13.64%) IBM
7 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
7 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (13.64%) VBScript
7 6 (13.64%) MCSE
7 6 (13.64%) PowerShell
7 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (13.64%) Oracle Identity Management
7 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (13.64%) PKI
7 6 (13.64%) PingFederate

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 3 (6.82%) Confluence
2 1 (2.27%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) FileZilla
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.27%) Notepad++
Business Applications
1 24 (54.55%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) DHCP
1 6 (13.64%) DNS
2 5 (11.36%) SNMP
3 1 (2.27%) FTP
3 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.27%) MySQL
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) JIRA
2 1 (2.27%) JMeter
2 1 (2.27%) JProfiler
2 1 (2.27%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.27%) XMLSpy
General
1 26 (59.09%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.09%) Retail
3 2 (4.55%) Public Sector
4 1 (2.27%) Electronics
4 1 (2.27%) Finance
4 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Consultant
2 7 (15.91%) Designer
2 7 (15.91%) Service Manager
3 6 (13.64%) Active Directory Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (11.36%) Incident Manager
4 5 (11.36%) Solutions Designer
5 4 (9.09%) Service Delivery Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Remedy Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Junior
7 2 (4.55%) Junior Service Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Major Incident Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Operations Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Service Operations Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.27%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Service Management Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) Web Services
2 5 (11.36%) SOAP
3 4 (9.09%) REST
4 1 (2.27%) .NET
4 1 (2.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.64%) PKI
3 4 (9.09%) CMDB
4 2 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.27%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Windows
2 6 (13.64%) Windows Server
2 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.27%) Linux
3 1 (2.27%) Solaris
3 1 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 12 (27.27%) Incident Management
1 12 (27.27%) ITIL
1 12 (27.27%) ITSM
2 7 (15.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 7 (15.91%) Service Delivery
3 6 (13.64%) DevOps
3 6 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (13.64%) Identity Access Management
3 6 (13.64%) Privileged Access Management
4 5 (11.36%) Service Management
5 4 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 4 (9.09%) Change Management
5 4 (9.09%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.82%) Business Analysis
6 3 (6.82%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (6.82%) Proactive Monitoring
6 3 (6.82%) Process Improvement
6 3 (6.82%) Project Delivery
6 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) PowerShell
1 6 (13.64%) VBScript
2 4 (9.09%) Perl
2 4 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 3 (6.82%) Java
4 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.55%) PHP
4 2 (4.55%) Python
5 1 (2.27%) C#
5 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) SC Cleared
1 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.64%) MCSE
2 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.27%) ISEB
3 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (29.55%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) Oracle Identity Management
1 6 (13.64%) PingFederate
1 6 (13.64%) Single Sign-On
2 4 (9.09%) Amdocs OSS
2 4 (9.09%) Netcool
2 4 (9.09%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (2.27%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (2.27%) HP ALM
3 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.27%) Nagios
3 1 (2.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 24 (54.55%) Remedy
2 7 (15.91%) Oracle
3 6 (13.64%) IBM
4 4 (9.09%) Cramer
4 4 (9.09%) ServiceNow
4 4 (9.09%) Siebel
4 4 (9.09%) xMatters
5 2 (4.55%) Cisco
5 2 (4.55%) Huawei
5 2 (4.55%) Nokia
5 2 (4.55%) Sparx
6 1 (2.27%) HP
6 1 (2.27%) SAP
6 1 (2.27%) Vitria