The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 23 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
England / East of England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 120 133
Contract jobs citing BMC 0 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.39% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.82% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 7
Median daily rate - £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.37%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £360 £400
% change year-on-year +14.23% -10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 the East of England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1058 1214 1521
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 45.52% 47.63% 49.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 594 631 868
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £245 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 102 134
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.28% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £13.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.53 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

BMC
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 East of England

BMC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BMC in the East of England

BMC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BMC in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 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 East of England region with a requirement for BMC.

1 7 (77.78%) ITSM
2 6 (66.67%) ITIL
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) SCCM
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
4 4 (44.44%) Hardware Maintenance
4 4 (44.44%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (44.44%) Remedy
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) Service Management
5 3 (33.33%) Apple
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (33.33%) InfoPath
5 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 3 (33.33%) Validation
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) HTC Vive
5 3 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
6 2 (22.22%) iPad
6 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
6 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
6 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 8

BMC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (33.33%) InfoPath
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (22.22%) Teamcenter
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 2 (22.22%) VoIP
1 2 (22.22%) WebEx
1 2 (22.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MSI
General
1 2 (22.22%) Automotive
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) IT Support
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) ITSM Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) ITSM Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Support Officer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Management Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Presales Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) HTC Vive
1 3 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (22.22%) iPad
2 2 (22.22%) iPhone
2 2 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (22.22%) Mac OS
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Vista
3 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITSM
2 6 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) Hardware Maintenance
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 3 (33.33%) Service Management
4 3 (33.33%) Validation
5 2 (22.22%) CAD
5 2 (22.22%) Defect Management
5 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
5 2 (22.22%) IT Strategy
5 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) Release Management
5 2 (22.22%) SDLC
5 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
5 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
6 1 (11.11%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (22.22%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) SCCM
2 2 (22.22%) BladeLogic
2 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 4 (44.44%) Remedy
2 3 (33.33%) Apple
3 2 (22.22%) Autodesk
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) MobileIron
4 1 (11.11%) Computacenter
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) SAP