The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
BMC
North West / Cheshire
Rank - 76 69
Contract jobs citing BMC 0 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire - 0.52% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.13% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £294 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -26.56% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £15.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year +26.98% -10.00%  

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 Cheshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 234 441 411
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 43.90% 45.70% 48.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 238 220
Median daily rate £375 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% -5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 27 22
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.00 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

BMC
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

BMC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BMC in Cheshire
Chester, Cheshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago