Period
to 23 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Remedy products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Remedy over the 6 months to 23 October 2018 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 Remedy.

Remedy
UK > England
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 400 427 415
Rank change year-on-year +27 -12 -107
Contract jobs citing Remedy 550 490 550
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.58% 0.53% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 1.38% 1.23% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 242 296
England median daily rate £365 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% - -2.78%
10th Percentile £123 £120 £113
90th Percentile £500 £506 £506
UK median daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +4.29% - -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 46 60
England median hourly rate £13.00 £14.57 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.74% +26.65% -12.83%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.00 £8.50
90th Percentile £26.65 £19.75 £17.05
UK median hourly rate £13.00 £14.57 £11.50
% change year-on-year -10.74% +26.65% -12.83%

Remedy is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 39,726 39,771 43,886
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.02% 43.15% 44.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,908 24,789 27,196
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £245
90th Percentile £625 £625 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £415
% change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,505 1,288 1,547
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.49 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.06% +2.88% -2.86%
10th Percentile £11.01 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.87 £46.00 £44.20
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -0.43% +2.94% -2.86%

Remedy
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Remedy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Remedy in England

Remedy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Remedy in England

Remedy
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Remedy in England over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Remedy in England

Remedy
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Remedy in England

Remedy
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Remedy in England over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Remedy in England

Remedy
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 Remedy within the England region over the 6 months to 23 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -9 202 £374 +4.62% 17
London -24 159 £363 +22.88% 31
North of England +51 77 £365 -2.67% 16
Midlands +20 68 £285 -12.31% 15
North West +31 52 £365 -2.67% 8
West Midlands 0 46 £335 -16.25% 9
East of England +14 31 £275 -18.15% 8
East Midlands +20 22 £133 -33.75% 6
Yorkshire +6 18 £375 - 8
South West -34 13 £220 -38.89% 7
North East - 7 £370 -
Remedy
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Remedy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Remedy.

1 181 (32.91%) Remedy ITSM
2 179 (32.55%) Windows
3 141 (25.64%) ITIL
4 133 (24.18%) BMC
5 109 (19.82%) Microsoft
6 102 (18.55%) Active Directory
7 101 (18.36%) Service Management
8 99 (18.00%) ITSM
9 90 (16.36%) Microsoft Office
10 87 (15.82%) ServiceNow
11 81 (14.73%) Unix
11 81 (14.73%) SLA
12 78 (14.18%) Linux
13 77 (14.00%) Security Cleared
14 70 (12.73%) Microsoft Excel
15 61 (11.09%) Problem-Solving
16 60 (10.91%) SC Cleared
17 57 (10.36%) Telecoms
18 55 (10.00%) Degree
19 53 (9.64%) SQL
20 52 (9.45%) Finance
21 51 (9.27%) Agile Software Development
22 50 (9.09%) SCCM
23 47 (8.55%) Incident Management
23 47 (8.55%) VMware
24 44 (8.00%) Cisco
25 43 (7.82%) Analytical Skills
26 42 (7.64%) Oracle
26 42 (7.64%) Banking
27 39 (7.09%) Change Management

Remedy
Co-occurring 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 29 (5.27%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.00%) MS Exchange
3 10 (1.82%) Apache
4 9 (1.64%) JBoss
4 9 (1.64%) WebSphere
5 7 (1.27%) Apache ServiceMix
6 6 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.09%) Skype for Business
7 5 (0.91%) Confluence
7 5 (0.91%) IIS
8 4 (0.73%) CMS
8 4 (0.73%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (0.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.36%) Drupal
10 2 (0.36%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (0.36%) SAS
10 2 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 90 (16.36%) Microsoft Office
2 70 (12.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 32 (5.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (2.36%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.91%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.73%) Maya
7 1 (0.18%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 181 (32.91%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (1.45%) assyst
3 7 (1.27%) Remedy AR System
4 5 (0.91%) Teamcenter
5 4 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.55%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.36%) BPCS
7 2 (0.36%) Eikon
7 2 (0.36%) ENOVIA
7 2 (0.36%) Movex
7 2 (0.36%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (0.18%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.36%) Office 365
2 14 (2.55%) PaaS
3 9 (1.64%) IaaS
4 8 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (1.09%) AWS Lambda
6 6 (1.09%) Boomi
6 6 (1.09%) SaaS
6 6 (1.09%) Serverless
7 4 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.36%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.18%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (6.00%) LAN
2 24 (4.36%) WAN
3 19 (3.45%) Firewall
4 15 (2.73%) Internet
4 15 (2.73%) SAN
5 13 (2.36%) VPN
6 11 (2.00%) DNS
7 10 (1.82%) Cisco IOS
8 9 (1.64%) DHCP
8 9 (1.64%) HTTPS
8 9 (1.64%) LTE
8 9 (1.64%) Wireless
9 8 (1.45%) Skype
9 8 (1.45%) TCP/IP
9 8 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (1.27%) Intranet
10 7 (1.27%) PuTTY
11 6 (1.09%) 3G
11 6 (1.09%) Radio Access Network
11 6 (1.09%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (3.82%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.00%) GIS
2 11 (2.00%) MySQL
3 9 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (1.27%) DB2
5 4 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.36%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.36%) MS Access
7 2 (0.36%) Pentaho
7 2 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.36%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.18%) Big Data
8 1 (0.18%) Informix
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.18%) PowerCenter
8 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (3.45%) JIRA
2 12 (2.18%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.36%) Introscope
4 1 (0.18%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.18%) IBM UrbanCode
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.18%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.18%) Rational Quality Manager
4 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 57 (10.36%) Telecoms
2 52 (9.45%) Finance
3 42 (7.64%) Banking
4 24 (4.36%) Retail
5 12 (2.18%) Front Office
6 10 (1.82%) Back Office
7 8 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (1.27%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.27%) Spanish Language
9 5 (0.91%) Aerospace
9 5 (0.91%) Corporate Banking
9 5 (0.91%) Electronics
9 5 (0.91%) French Language
10 4 (0.73%) Advertising
10 4 (0.73%) Billing
10 4 (0.73%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.73%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.73%) Marketing
11 2 (0.36%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.36%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 189 (34.36%) Analyst
2 57 (10.36%) Service Analyst
3 47 (8.55%) Service Desk Analyst
4 45 (8.18%) Support Analyst
5 38 (6.91%) Developer
6 35 (6.36%) 1st Line Support
7 33 (6.00%) Support Engineer
8 31 (5.64%) Architect
9 27 (4.91%) Administrator
9 27 (4.91%) Service Desk Support
10 26 (4.73%) Applications Support
10 26 (4.73%) IT Support
11 25 (4.55%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
11 25 (4.55%) Service Desk Support Analyst
12 24 (4.36%) 1st Line Support Analyst
13 23 (4.18%) Desktop Support
14 21 (3.82%) IT Analyst
15 20 (3.64%) 2nd Line Support
16 18 (3.27%) Project Manager
17 15 (2.73%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (5.45%) SOAP
2 21 (3.82%) Web Services
3 17 (3.09%) REST
4 15 (2.73%) HTML
5 14 (2.55%) RESTful
6 12 (2.18%) CSS
7 9 (1.64%) Middleware
8 8 (1.45%) ISPF
8 8 (1.45%) LDAP
8 8 (1.45%) XML
9 7 (1.27%) Apache Camel
9 7 (1.27%) ODBC
9 7 (1.27%) Spring
10 6 (1.09%) .NET
10 6 (1.09%) JSON
10 6 (1.09%) Rendezvous
10 6 (1.09%) SAP PI
11 4 (0.73%) J2EE
11 4 (0.73%) JDBC
11 4 (0.73%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (7.82%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (6.18%) Self-Motivation
3 30 (5.45%) Management Information System
4 26 (4.73%) CMDB
5 25 (4.55%) Data Centre
6 18 (3.27%) Computer Science
6 18 (3.27%) Mobile App
7 13 (2.36%) Mainframe
8 10 (1.82%) EPoS
9 9 (1.64%) Robotics
10 8 (1.45%) Private Cloud
11 7 (1.27%) Clustering
11 7 (1.27%) iPhone
11 7 (1.27%) User Experience
12 6 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 6 (1.09%) PKI
12 6 (1.09%) Replication
13 4 (0.73%) Blackberry
14 3 (0.55%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.55%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 179 (32.55%) Windows
2 81 (14.73%) Unix
3 78 (14.18%) Linux
4 32 (5.82%) Windows Server
5 29 (5.27%) Windows 7
6 26 (4.73%) Windows 10
7 20 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (3.09%) zOS
9 14 (2.55%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (2.18%) Mac OS
11 10 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (1.64%) Android
12 9 (1.64%) Apple iOS
13 7 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (1.27%) Windows XP
14 6 (1.09%) AIX
15 4 (0.73%) Solaris
15 4 (0.73%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.55%) Windows Vista
17 2 (0.36%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (25.64%) ITIL
2 101 (18.36%) Service Management
3 99 (18.00%) ITSM
4 61 (11.09%) Problem-Solving
5 51 (9.27%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (8.55%) Incident Management
7 39 (7.09%) Change Management
8 31 (5.64%) ITIL V3
9 28 (5.09%) Project Management
10 27 (4.91%) Continuous Improvement
10 27 (4.91%) Validation
11 26 (4.73%) Configuration Management
12 24 (4.36%) Task Automation
13 23 (4.18%) Service Delivery
13 23 (4.18%) Workflow
14 22 (4.00%) Customer Requirements
15 21 (3.82%) DevOps
16 19 (3.45%) Problem Management
16 19 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
17 18 (3.27%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (9.64%) SQL
2 27 (4.91%) PowerShell
3 26 (4.73%) Shell Script
4 21 (3.82%) Java
5 20 (3.64%) JavaScript
6 17 (3.09%) JCL
7 11 (2.00%) PL/SQL
8 9 (1.64%) ActionScript
8 9 (1.64%) ActionScript 2.0
9 7 (1.27%) C
10 6 (1.09%) ABAP
11 4 (0.73%) Ruby
12 3 (0.55%) C#
12 3 (0.55%) Python
13 2 (0.36%) COBOL
13 2 (0.36%) VBScript
14 1 (0.18%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 77 (14.00%) Security Cleared
2 60 (10.91%) SC Cleared
3 55 (10.00%) Degree
4 22 (4.00%) CCNA
4 22 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
5 17 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (2.55%) MCSE
7 11 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 11 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 8 (1.45%) DV Cleared
8 8 (1.45%) MCP
9 7 (1.27%) MCSA
10 6 (1.09%) CCENT
10 6 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (0.73%) CCNP
12 3 (0.55%) HNC
12 3 (0.55%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.36%) A+ Certification
13 2 (0.36%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (14.73%) SLA
2 17 (3.09%) Data Quality
3 13 (2.36%) QA
4 9 (1.64%) PMO
5 4 (0.73%) JSP 440
6 3 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.36%) WCAG
8 1 (0.18%) GDPR
8 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.18%) Solvency II
System Software
1 102 (18.55%) Active Directory
2 25 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.45%) Time Sharing Option
4 7 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (1.09%) BitLocker
5 6 (1.09%) Virtual Desktop
5 6 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (0.91%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.55%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (0.55%) ISA Server
8 3 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.55%) UAG
9 2 (0.36%) Docker
9 2 (0.36%) Firmware
9 2 (0.36%) NFS
9 2 (0.36%) VMware NSX
9 2 (0.36%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 50 (9.09%) SCCM
2 18 (3.27%) Puppet
3 17 (3.09%) Ansible
3 17 (3.09%) SCOM
4 14 (2.55%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (2.18%) SCVMM
6 9 (1.64%) Control-M
7 6 (1.09%) BladeLogic
7 6 (1.09%) Nessus
7 6 (1.09%) SCOrch
7 6 (1.09%) Terraform
7 6 (1.09%) WSUS
8 5 (0.91%) CA Spectrum
8 5 (0.91%) Kibana
8 5 (0.91%) Netcool
8 5 (0.91%) PTC Integrity
8 5 (0.91%) ServiceCenter
8 5 (0.91%) Single Sign-On
8 5 (0.91%) SolarWinds Orion
9 4 (0.73%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 133 (24.18%) BMC
2 109 (19.82%) Microsoft
3 87 (15.82%) ServiceNow
4 47 (8.55%) VMware
5 44 (8.00%) Cisco
6 42 (7.64%) Oracle
7 34 (6.18%) CA
8 33 (6.00%) HP
9 32 (5.82%) Apple
10 20 (3.64%) Citrix
10 20 (3.64%) SAP
11 18 (3.27%) IBM
11 18 (3.27%) Red Hat
12 15 (2.73%) TIBCO
13 13 (2.36%) F5
14 12 (2.18%) Moogsoft
14 12 (2.18%) SolarWinds
15 10 (1.82%) Ivanti
15 10 (1.82%) Juniper
16 9 (1.64%) ComArch