The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 3 months to 24 June 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 / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 73 69
Rank change year-on-year -12 -4  
Contract jobs citing BMC 5 2 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.49% 0.21% 2.04%
As % of the Vendors category 1.05% 0.45% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £360 £400
% change year-on-year +14.23% -10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £34.94 £12.75
% change year-on-year -51.34% +174.07%  

BMC is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 477 444 549
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 47.09% 46.84% 44.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 216 244
Median daily rate £395 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.65% +17.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £243 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 19 29
Median hourly rate £12.50 £10.12 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.54% -59.53%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.03 £8.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £15.13 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

BMC
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing BMC as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for BMC in Buckinghamshire

BMC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BMC in Buckinghamshire

BMC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BMC in Buckinghamshire

BMC
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BMC within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -8 4 - - 2
BMC
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for BMC.

1 4 (80.00%) Remedy
1 4 (80.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) LDAP
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) DB2
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (40.00%) ODBC
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Ansible
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) System Testing
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation

BMC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) DB2
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Operator
2 1 (20.00%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Remedy
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) VMware