The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 29 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.

BMC
London / City of London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 149 169
Rank change year-on-year -9 +20  
Contract jobs citing BMC 4 10 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.13% 0.30% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.73% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 12
Median daily rate £600 £513 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.07% +28.12%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £269 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -32.81% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.00
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 the City of London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1213 1367 2171
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 39.49% 40.38% 42.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 892 1030 1577
Median daily rate £468 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.88% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £276 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 43
Median hourly rate £14.85 £19.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.84% +1.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.34 £43.57 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

BMC
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

BMC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BMC in the City of London

BMC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BMC in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 City of London region with a requirement for BMC.

1 4 (44.44%) Control-M
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Splunk
2 3 (33.33%) DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) Ansible
3 2 (22.22%) Docker
3 2 (22.22%) OpenShift
3 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 2 (22.22%) GitHub
3 2 (22.22%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (22.22%) JIRA
3 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
3 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) SOAP
3 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (22.22%) Star Schema
3 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) Informatica
3 2 (22.22%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
3 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Degree

BMC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (11.11%) CICS
1 1 (11.11%) JBoss
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) GitHub
1 2 (22.22%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Extranet
1 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) Intranet
1 1 (11.11%) NAS
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (22.22%) Star Schema
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (11.11%) DB2
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Data Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Data Integration Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Integration Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) CICS Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) DB2 DBA
3 1 (11.11%) DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Design Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Management Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Splunk Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Storage Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) SOAP
1 2 (22.22%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) ISPF
2 1 (11.11%) JMS
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (11.11%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (11.11%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Kimball Methodology
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Build Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Content Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Document Management
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) IT Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Release Management
3 1 (11.11%) SIEM
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) COBOL
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) JCL
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) REXX
3 1 (11.11%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Docker
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Control-M
2 3 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (11.11%) OMEGAMON
3 1 (11.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
1 3 (33.33%) Splunk
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) Informatica
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Compuware
3 1 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) Isilon
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Nintex
3 1 (11.11%) Qualys
3 1 (11.11%) Remedy
3 1 (11.11%) WorldPay
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