Period
to 25 January 2020

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 25 January 2020 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
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 96 131 159
Rank change year-on-year +35 +28 -7
Contract jobs citing BMC 61 39 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.88% 0.94% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 3.51% 1.97% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 9
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.26% +4.44%
10th Percentile £347 £218 £315
90th Percentile £514 £504 £563
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £406
% change year-on-year +5.56% +10.77% +16.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £17.50 -
South East median hourly rate £14.00 £12.25 -
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -

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 1,738 1,982 2,006
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 53.43% 48.00% 49.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 816 893 1,048
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%
10th Percentile £209 £216 £263
90th Percentile £588 £575 £600
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 61 70
Berkshire median hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £15.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.67% -4.34% +18.34%
10th Percentile £13.05 £11.17 £12.00
90th Percentile £82.50 £45.00 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year +10.77% -7.14% +16.67%

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 25 January 2020.

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 25 January 2020. 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
Newbury +3 14 £450 - 1
Reading -12 10 £425 -
Bracknell +39 9 £550 -
Maidenhead +12 2 - -
Slough +6 2 £350 -19.54%
BMC
South East

For the 6 months to 25 January 2020, 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 43 (70.49%) Remedy
1 43 (70.49%) Remedy ITSM
2 27 (44.26%) IBM
3 25 (40.98%) Netcool
3 25 (40.98%) SOAP
3 25 (40.98%) REST
3 25 (40.98%) ServiceNow
4 24 (39.34%) Security Cleared
5 23 (37.70%) Web Services
5 23 (37.70%) Perl
5 23 (37.70%) Siebel
5 23 (37.70%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 23 (37.70%) Shell Script
5 23 (37.70%) SNMP
5 23 (37.70%) Cramer
5 23 (37.70%) Amdocs OSS
5 23 (37.70%) xMatters
6 22 (36.07%) SC Cleared
7 19 (31.15%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (31.15%) Telecoms
8 16 (26.23%) Java
8 16 (26.23%) JavaScript
8 16 (26.23%) Python
8 16 (26.23%) PHP
8 16 (26.23%) Network Management
8 16 (26.23%) Web Development
8 16 (26.23%) Unit Testing
8 16 (26.23%) Integration Testing
8 16 (26.23%) Smoke Testing
8 16 (26.23%) Problem-Solving

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 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 43 (70.49%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (4.92%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) GitHub
2 1 (1.64%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (37.70%) SNMP
2 4 (6.56%) DHCP
2 4 (6.56%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Artifactory
1 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (31.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (37.70%) Designer
2 22 (36.07%) Solutions Designer
3 19 (31.15%) Architect
4 16 (26.23%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (13.11%) Consultant
6 7 (11.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Incident Manager
8 4 (6.56%) Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Active Directory Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Major Incident Manager
9 3 (4.92%) Operations Manager
9 3 (4.92%) Project Manager
9 3 (4.92%) Remedy Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Service Manager
9 3 (4.92%) Service Operations Manager
10 2 (3.28%) ITIL Incident Manager
10 2 (3.28%) ITIL Manager
10 2 (3.28%) Junior
10 2 (3.28%) Junior Service Manager
10 2 (3.28%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (40.98%) REST
1 25 (40.98%) SOAP
2 23 (37.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (31.15%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.56%) PKI
3 1 (1.64%) CMDB
3 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.64%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.20%) Windows
2 4 (6.56%) Windows Server
2 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.23%) Integration Testing
1 16 (26.23%) Network Management
1 16 (26.23%) Problem-Solving
1 16 (26.23%) Smoke Testing
1 16 (26.23%) Unit Testing
1 16 (26.23%) Web Development
2 11 (18.03%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 9 (14.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 9 (14.75%) ITSM
4 8 (13.11%) ITIL
5 7 (11.48%) Incident Management
6 6 (9.84%) Configuration Management
6 6 (9.84%) Problem Management
7 5 (8.20%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (8.20%) Service Management
8 4 (6.56%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (6.56%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (6.56%) Privileged Access Management
8 4 (6.56%) Proactive Monitoring
8 4 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (37.70%) Perl
1 23 (37.70%) Shell Script
2 16 (26.23%) Java
2 16 (26.23%) JavaScript
2 16 (26.23%) PHP
2 16 (26.23%) Python
3 4 (6.56%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (39.34%) Security Cleared
2 22 (36.07%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.56%) MCSE
3 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.28%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.75%) SLA
2 4 (6.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (6.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (40.98%) Netcool
2 23 (37.70%) Amdocs OSS
2 23 (37.70%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 4 (6.56%) Oracle Identity Management
3 4 (6.56%) PingFederate
3 4 (6.56%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (4.92%) Tivoli
5 2 (3.28%) Ansible
5 2 (3.28%) HP NNM
5 2 (3.28%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 2 (3.28%) HP SiteScope
5 2 (3.28%) HP UCMDB
5 2 (3.28%) Nagios
5 2 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.28%) Puppet
5 2 (3.28%) QRadar
5 2 (3.28%) SCCM
5 2 (3.28%) SCOM
5 2 (3.28%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.64%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 43 (70.49%) Remedy
2 27 (44.26%) IBM
3 25 (40.98%) ServiceNow
4 23 (37.70%) Cramer
4 23 (37.70%) Siebel
4 23 (37.70%) xMatters
5 11 (18.03%) Nokia
6 10 (16.39%) Cisco
6 10 (16.39%) Huawei
7 4 (6.56%) Oracle
8 3 (4.92%) Dynatrace
9 2 (3.28%) AppDynamics
9 2 (3.28%) CA
9 2 (3.28%) HP
9 2 (3.28%) Microsoft
9 2 (3.28%) Nimsoft
9 2 (3.28%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.64%) Splunk
10 1 (1.64%) VMware