The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
BMC
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 49 50 47
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3  
Contract jobs citing BMC 5 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.81% 1.31% 2.61%
As % of the Vendors category 1.83% 2.69% 4.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 14
Median daily rate £288 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.12% -  
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 Hertfordshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 273 334 406
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 44.25% 48.76% 58.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 162 206
Median daily rate £360 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 21
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +1.01%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £7.87 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £17.00
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 Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

BMC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BMC in Hertfordshire

BMC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BMC in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BMC in Hertfordshire

BMC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BMC in Hertfordshire

BMC
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BMC within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Hatfield -9 3 £288 -32.35% 3
BMC
East of England

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for BMC.

1 6 (75.00%) ITSM
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) Remedy
1 6 (75.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) Business Process Mapping
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) Validation
3 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (25.00%) BladeLogic
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
4 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
4 2 (25.00%) Release Management
4 2 (25.00%) SCCM
4 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) SAP PI
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MSI
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
2 6 (75.00%) Business Analyst
2 6 (75.00%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (62.50%) Senior Business Analyst
4 4 (50.00%) ITSM Analyst
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL Business Analyst
6 1 (12.50%) Business Consultant
6 1 (12.50%) Business IT Analyst
6 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
6 1 (12.50%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (12.50%) ITSM Consultant
6 1 (12.50%) Presales Consultant
6 1 (12.50%) Remedy Analyst
6 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (12.50%) Service Management Analyst
6 1 (12.50%) Service Management Consultant
6 1 (12.50%) Supply Chain Analyst
6 1 (12.50%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
6 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
6 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) SAP PI
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
1 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) ITSM
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Business Process Mapping
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) Validation
4 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Release Management
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) BladeLogic
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Remedy
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) Computacenter
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle