The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
BMC
UK / England
Rank 482 447 413
Rank change year-on-year -35 -34  
Contract jobs citing BMC 92 167 183
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.34% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% 0.78% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 90 102
Median daily rate £375 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £301 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £294 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -26.56% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 3
Median hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.84% -25.71%  
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 England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18104 21410 21910
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.88% 43.64% 45.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 11276 13153 12665
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 634 762 928
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.71 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.20% +12.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.52 £11.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £51.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

BMC
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

BMC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BMC in England

BMC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BMC in England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BMC in England

BMC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BMC in England

BMC
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BMC within the England region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
South East +22 34 £175 -56.25% 5
London -20 28 £475 +5.55% 8
East of England -2 9 £234 -35.51% 5
Yorkshire +18 8 £425 - 1
West Midlands -4 6 £398 -0.62% 1
East Midlands +3 5 £383 -
South West -6 2 £135 -65.16%
BMC
UK

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 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 England region with a requirement for BMC.

1 112 (52.09%) Remedy
1 112 (52.09%) Remedy ITSM
2 106 (49.30%) ITIL
3 63 (29.30%) Service Management
4 62 (28.84%) ITSM
5 54 (25.12%) Windows
6 49 (22.79%) Microsoft
6 49 (22.79%) HP
7 47 (21.86%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (20.00%) CMDB
9 42 (19.53%) Security Cleared
10 37 (17.21%) ServiceNow
11 36 (16.74%) Oracle
12 35 (16.28%) Web Services
12 35 (16.28%) Linux
13 31 (14.42%) CA
14 29 (13.49%) SQL
15 28 (13.02%) Cisco
15 28 (13.02%) VMware
16 26 (12.09%) Workflow
17 25 (11.63%) Finance
17 25 (11.63%) Project Management
17 25 (11.63%) Unix
17 25 (11.63%) SC Cleared
17 25 (11.63%) ITIL V3
17 25 (11.63%) Data Centre
18 23 (10.70%) Analytical Skills
18 23 (10.70%) MS Excel
18 23 (10.70%) Firewall
19 22 (10.23%) Active Directory

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in 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 8 (3.72%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.33%) CMS
2 5 (2.33%) NetWeaver
3 4 (1.86%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.40%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.40%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.93%) iPlanet
5 2 (0.93%) JBoss
5 2 (0.93%) MQSeries
5 2 (0.93%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.93%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.47%) Apache
6 1 (0.47%) CICS
6 1 (0.47%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.47%) IIS
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (10.70%) MS Excel
2 21 (9.77%) MS Office
3 7 (3.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.86%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.40%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.93%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 112 (52.09%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (4.19%) Remedy AR System
3 6 (2.79%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (2.33%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
5 2 (0.93%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.47%) assyst
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.47%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.98%) IaaS
2 11 (5.12%) SaaS
3 9 (4.19%) PaaS
4 5 (2.33%) GitHub
4 5 (2.33%) OpenShift
5 4 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.93%) Oracle CX
7 1 (0.47%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.47%) CloudSense
7 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (10.70%) Firewall
2 15 (6.98%) DNS
3 9 (4.19%) TCP/IP
4 8 (3.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 8 (3.72%) Network Security
4 8 (3.72%) WLAN
5 7 (3.26%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (3.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 7 (3.26%) SSH
5 7 (3.26%) VoIP
5 7 (3.26%) WAN
6 6 (2.79%) BIG-IP
6 6 (2.79%) NAS
7 5 (2.33%) BGP
7 5 (2.33%) DHCP
7 5 (2.33%) DMVPN
7 5 (2.33%) FTP
7 5 (2.33%) LDAP
7 5 (2.33%) SAN
7 5 (2.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.58%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.65%) DB2
3 8 (3.72%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.33%) SAP BW
5 3 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.40%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.40%) Star Schema
6 2 (0.93%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (0.93%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (0.93%) Power BI
6 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.47%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.47%) MySQL
7 1 (0.47%) OLTP
7 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (3.72%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.79%) JIRA
3 2 (0.93%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.93%) JMeter
3 2 (0.93%) MSI
4 1 (0.47%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.47%) Gatling
4 1 (0.47%) Gradle
4 1 (0.47%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.47%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.47%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.47%) Subversion
4 1 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.47%) TestRail
General
1 25 (11.63%) Finance
2 14 (6.51%) Telecoms
3 12 (5.58%) Banking
4 2 (0.93%) Automotive
4 2 (0.93%) Investment Banking
4 2 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.47%) Billing
5 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.47%) Front Office
5 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (17.21%) Analyst
2 35 (16.28%) Consultant
3 21 (9.77%) Developer
4 14 (6.51%) Service Manager
5 13 (6.05%) Architect
6 12 (5.58%) ServiceNow Developer
7 11 (5.12%) Project Manager
7 11 (5.12%) Senior Analyst
8 10 (4.65%) Business Analyst
9 9 (4.19%) Desktop Support
9 9 (4.19%) Service Analyst
9 9 (4.19%) Support Analyst
10 8 (3.72%) Server Engineer
11 7 (3.26%) Administrator
11 7 (3.26%) Desktop Analyst
11 7 (3.26%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 7 (3.26%) ITIL Manager
11 7 (3.26%) SAP Consultant
11 7 (3.26%) Service Desk Analyst
11 7 (3.26%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (16.28%) Web Services
2 21 (9.77%) XML
3 16 (7.44%) SOAP
4 11 (5.12%) CSS
4 11 (5.12%) REST
5 10 (4.65%) HTML
5 10 (4.65%) XML Schema
5 10 (4.65%) XSL
6 6 (2.79%) Middleware
7 5 (2.33%) .NET
7 5 (2.33%) SAP Basis
8 2 (0.93%) AngularJS
8 2 (0.93%) J2EE
8 2 (0.93%) JSP
8 2 (0.93%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 2 (0.93%) SAP PI
8 2 (0.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (0.93%) XHTML
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.47%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 43 (20.00%) CMDB
2 25 (11.63%) Data Centre
3 23 (10.70%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (7.44%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.26%) Fat Client
5 7 (3.26%) Thin Client
6 5 (2.33%) User Experience
6 5 (2.33%) Virtual Team
7 4 (1.86%) CESG
7 4 (1.86%) DataPower
7 4 (1.86%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.40%) HTC Vive
8 3 (1.40%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.40%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.93%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.93%) EMC VMAX
9 2 (0.93%) HP StoreVirtual
9 2 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.93%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.93%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 54 (25.12%) Windows
2 35 (16.28%) Linux
3 25 (11.63%) Unix
4 16 (7.44%) Windows Server
5 14 (6.51%) AIX
6 11 (5.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (3.72%) Apple iOS
8 8 (3.72%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (3.26%) Windows 7
10 4 (1.86%) Android
10 4 (1.86%) Solaris
10 4 (1.86%) Windows Vista
11 3 (1.40%) SUSE
11 3 (1.40%) Windows 10
11 3 (1.40%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.93%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.93%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.93%) zOS
13 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (49.30%) ITIL
2 63 (29.30%) Service Management
3 62 (28.84%) ITSM
4 47 (21.86%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (12.09%) Workflow
6 25 (11.63%) ITIL V3
6 25 (11.63%) Project Management
7 22 (10.23%) DevOps
8 21 (9.77%) Incident Management
9 18 (8.37%) Change Management
9 18 (8.37%) Migration
10 17 (7.91%) Scrum
10 17 (7.91%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (6.51%) Service Delivery
12 13 (6.05%) Knowledge Management
13 12 (5.58%) Service Design
14 11 (5.12%) Data Modelling
14 11 (5.12%) Release Management
15 10 (4.65%) Kalman Filter
15 10 (4.65%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 29 (13.49%) SQL
2 15 (6.98%) Java
2 15 (6.98%) JavaScript
3 10 (4.65%) Perl
4 8 (3.72%) PowerShell
5 5 (2.33%) Python
6 4 (1.86%) Korn
7 3 (1.40%) PHP
7 3 (1.40%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.93%) C
8 2 (0.93%) Jython
8 2 (0.93%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.47%) C#
9 1 (0.47%) COBOL
9 1 (0.47%) JCL
9 1 (0.47%) Prolog
9 1 (0.47%) REXX
9 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.47%) VB
9 1 (0.47%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 42 (19.53%) Security Cleared
2 25 (11.63%) SC Cleared
3 14 (6.51%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (5.12%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (3.26%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (3.26%) Degree
6 6 (2.79%) CCNP
6 6 (2.79%) MCP
7 5 (2.33%) DV Cleared
7 5 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (1.86%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.93%) APMP
9 2 (0.93%) ISEB
9 2 (0.93%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.93%) PMP
10 1 (0.47%) CCNA
10 1 (0.47%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.47%) EMCIE
10 1 (0.47%) MCDST
10 1 (0.47%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.44%) SLA
2 8 (3.72%) QA
3 3 (1.40%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.40%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.93%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 22 (10.23%) Active Directory
2 16 (7.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.33%) Docker
3 5 (2.33%) vSphere
4 2 (0.93%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.93%) NFS
4 2 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.93%) Samba
4 2 (0.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (0.93%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (0.93%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (0.93%) XenApp
5 1 (0.47%) KVM
5 1 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 14 (6.51%) Control-M
1 14 (6.51%) SCCM
2 13 (6.05%) BMC PATROL
2 13 (6.05%) Tivoli
3 12 (5.58%) Puppet
4 9 (4.19%) BladeLogic
5 8 (3.72%) McAfee ePO
6 7 (3.26%) CA Spectrum
7 6 (2.79%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (2.79%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (2.33%) Ansible
8 5 (2.33%) Netcool
8 5 (2.33%) OPNET
8 5 (2.33%) SCOM
9 4 (1.86%) AirWatch
9 4 (1.86%) Cisco CUCM
9 4 (1.86%) FortiGate
9 4 (1.86%) HP UCMDB
9 4 (1.86%) OpenView
9 4 (1.86%) Terraform
Vendors
1 112 (52.09%) Remedy
2 49 (22.79%) HP
2 49 (22.79%) Microsoft
3 37 (17.21%) ServiceNow
4 36 (16.74%) Oracle
5 31 (14.42%) CA
6 28 (13.02%) Cisco
6 28 (13.02%) VMware
7 21 (9.77%) Splunk
8 20 (9.30%) IBM
9 17 (7.91%) Intel Security
10 14 (6.51%) F5
10 14 (6.51%) SAP
11 12 (5.58%) CheckPoint
11 12 (5.58%) SolarWinds
12 11 (5.12%) Fortinet
13 9 (4.19%) EMC
13 9 (4.19%) Symantec
14 7 (3.26%) ArcSight
15 6 (2.79%) Blue Coat
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday