Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 22 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 100 84
Rank change year-on-year +7 -16 -1
Contract jobs citing BMC 5 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.31% 0.46% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.73% 0.93% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £430 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.98% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £433 £375 £328
% change year-on-year +15.33% +14.50% -25.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 Birmingham.

All Vendors
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 688 756 644
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 43.22% 49.67% 47.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 454 337
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £213 £218
90th Percentile £550 £575 £504
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 31 39
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.22 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.97% -3.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £10.10 £10.60 £10.60
90th Percentile £20.88 £20.70 £34.20
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.82 £14.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year +9.10% -8.52% -

BMC
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for BMC in Birmingham

BMC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BMC in Birmingham

BMC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BMC in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for BMC.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) ITSM
1 5 (100.00%) Remedy
1 5 (100.00%) Document Management
1 5 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
2 3 (60.00%) Law
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (40.00%) MCP
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2

BMC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
General
1 3 (60.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Azure Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) IT Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) IT Support
3 2 (40.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Document Management
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) ITSM
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (40.00%) MCP
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Remedy