Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 17 November 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 > London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 533 529 418
Rank change year-on-year -4 -111 -34
Contract jobs citing BMC 94 94 197
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.21% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 0.49% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 50 96
London median daily rate £475 £456 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.11% +14.06% +5.26%
10th Percentile £65 £181 £267
90th Percentile £628 £632 £513
England median daily rate £425 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +9.68% -3.13% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £11.75 £11.63 £12.75
% change year-on-year +1.08% -8.81% -72.73%

BMC 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 London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 18954 19342 19828
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.48% 42.70% 42.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12903 12878 13165
London median daily rate £475 £450 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.26% +0.59%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 300 281 409
London median hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.33% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £45.70
England median hourly rate £17.31 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +4.92% -5.71% +6.06%

BMC
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing BMC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for BMC in London

BMC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BMC in London

BMC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BMC in London over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BMC in London

BMC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BMC in London

BMC
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BMC within the London region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
West London +14 19 £70 -49.58% 3
Central London -15 9 £525 +13.51% 1
South London -16 2 £230 -45.88%
North London -9 1 £400 -
BMC
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 London region with a requirement for BMC.

1 43 (45.74%) Windows
2 42 (44.68%) ITIL
3 33 (35.11%) Remedy
3 33 (35.11%) Remedy ITSM
4 31 (32.98%) ITSM
5 30 (31.91%) Linux
6 27 (28.72%) Unix
6 27 (28.72%) ITIL V3
7 26 (27.66%) CA
8 25 (26.60%) BladeLogic
9 24 (25.53%) Java
10 23 (24.47%) Finance
10 23 (24.47%) Retail
11 21 (22.34%) Knowledge Management
12 20 (21.28%) ServiceCenter
12 20 (21.28%) Apple
12 20 (21.28%) Python
12 20 (21.28%) Peregrine
12 20 (21.28%) Chat Support
13 18 (19.15%) SQL
14 17 (18.09%) JIRA
15 16 (17.02%) Microsoft
16 15 (15.96%) BMC PATROL
17 14 (14.89%) Project Management
18 13 (13.83%) Perl
18 13 (13.83%) XML
18 13 (13.83%) Puppet
18 13 (13.83%) Bitbucket
18 13 (13.83%) ServiceNow
18 13 (13.83%) Ansible

BMC
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 6 (6.38%) IIS
2 5 (5.32%) Apache
2 5 (5.32%) nginx
2 5 (5.32%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.13%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.06%) Confluence
4 1 (1.06%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 9 (9.57%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (8.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (8.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 33 (35.11%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.06%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.70%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.26%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.45%) LDAP
2 6 (6.38%) Firewall
2 6 (6.38%) Kerberos
2 6 (6.38%) SSL
3 5 (5.32%) LAN
3 5 (5.32%) WAN
4 4 (4.26%) 4G
4 4 (4.26%) MPLS
4 4 (4.26%) VoIP
4 4 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (3.19%) SMS
5 3 (3.19%) SNMP
6 2 (2.13%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.06%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.06%) HTTP
7 1 (1.06%) Network Security
7 1 (1.06%) SAN
7 1 (1.06%) Skype
7 1 (1.06%) Wireless
7 1 (1.06%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.32%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (5.32%) Star Schema
2 4 (4.26%) MS Access
3 3 (3.19%) DB2
4 2 (2.13%) Data Mart
4 2 (2.13%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.06%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 17 (18.09%) JIRA
2 13 (13.83%) Bitbucket
3 12 (12.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 12 (12.77%) ClearCase
3 12 (12.77%) Git (software)
3 12 (12.77%) Jenkins
3 12 (12.77%) Maven
4 1 (1.06%) JMeter
4 1 (1.06%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.06%) MSI
General
1 23 (24.47%) Finance
1 23 (24.47%) Retail
2 11 (11.70%) Banking
3 5 (5.32%) French Language
3 5 (5.32%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.13%) Law
5 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (21.28%) Service Desk Engineer
2 12 (12.77%) Consultant
3 10 (10.64%) Architect
4 8 (8.51%) Release Engineer
4 8 (8.51%) Unix Engineer
5 7 (7.45%) Automation Specialist
6 6 (6.38%) Analyst
7 5 (5.32%) Cloud Architect
7 5 (5.32%) Data Consultant
7 5 (5.32%) Data Integration Consultant
7 5 (5.32%) Informatica Consultant
7 5 (5.32%) Integration Consultant
7 5 (5.32%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.32%) Release Manager
7 5 (5.32%) Security Analyst
7 5 (5.32%) Security Architect
8 4 (4.26%) Automation Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) AWS Specialist
8 4 (4.26%) Data Analyst
8 4 (4.26%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.83%) XML
2 7 (7.45%) SOAP
3 6 (6.38%) SailPoint
3 6 (6.38%) SAML
3 6 (6.38%) SPNEGO
3 6 (6.38%) WCF
3 6 (6.38%) Windows Identity Foundation
4 2 (2.13%) Middleware
4 2 (2.13%) REST
5 1 (1.06%) .NET
5 1 (1.06%) Ajax
5 1 (1.06%) CSS
5 1 (1.06%) HTML
5 1 (1.06%) JSON
5 1 (1.06%) SAP Basis
5 1 (1.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.51%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.38%) PKI
2 6 (6.38%) PMI
3 5 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.32%) CMDB
3 5 (5.32%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.26%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.13%) Clustering
5 2 (2.13%) HACMP
6 1 (1.06%) iPhone
6 1 (1.06%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 43 (45.74%) Windows
2 30 (31.91%) Linux
3 27 (28.72%) Unix
4 12 (12.77%) AIX
5 10 (10.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (10.64%) Solaris
5 10 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (10.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (9.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 6 (6.38%) Windows Server
8 2 (2.13%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.06%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.06%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.06%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.06%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (44.68%) ITIL
2 31 (32.98%) ITSM
3 27 (28.72%) ITIL V3
4 21 (22.34%) Knowledge Management
5 20 (21.28%) Chat Support
6 14 (14.89%) Project Management
7 12 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (12.77%) OO
7 12 (12.77%) Service Management
8 11 (11.70%) Migration
9 9 (9.57%) Identity Access Management
10 8 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (8.51%) Change Management
10 8 (8.51%) SDLC
11 7 (7.45%) Performance Management
11 7 (7.45%) PRINCE2
12 6 (6.38%) Agile Project Management
12 6 (6.38%) Problem Management
12 6 (6.38%) Project Planning
12 6 (6.38%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 24 (25.53%) Java
2 20 (21.28%) Python
3 18 (19.15%) SQL
4 13 (13.83%) Perl
5 10 (10.64%) JavaScript
5 10 (10.64%) VBScript
6 6 (6.38%) PL/SQL
7 4 (4.26%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.13%) Korn
9 1 (1.06%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.06%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (6.38%) Degree
1 6 (6.38%) PMI Certification
2 5 (5.32%) CISSP
3 3 (3.19%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.19%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.06%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.32%) HMG Infosec
1 5 (5.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (5.32%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.26%) SLA
3 1 (1.06%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (5.32%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (5.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.19%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.19%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (2.13%) KVM
3 2 (2.13%) RHEV
4 1 (1.06%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.06%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (26.60%) BladeLogic
2 20 (21.28%) ServiceCenter
3 15 (15.96%) BMC PATROL
4 13 (13.83%) Ansible
4 13 (13.83%) Puppet
5 12 (12.77%) Terraform
6 7 (7.45%) SCOM
7 6 (6.38%) CA Single Sign-On
8 5 (5.32%) Control-M
9 3 (3.19%) SCCM
10 2 (2.13%) MAINVIEW
10 2 (2.13%) SCOrch
10 2 (2.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Clustering
11 1 (1.06%) Nessus
11 1 (1.06%) OpenView
11 1 (1.06%) QRadar
11 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Satellite
11 1 (1.06%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 33 (35.11%) Remedy
2 26 (27.66%) CA
3 20 (21.28%) Apple
3 20 (21.28%) Peregrine
4 16 (17.02%) Microsoft
5 13 (13.83%) ServiceNow
6 11 (11.70%) Oracle
7 10 (10.64%) Red Hat
7 10 (10.64%) Tripwire
8 9 (9.57%) VMware
9 6 (6.38%) Axway
9 6 (6.38%) ForgeRock
10 5 (5.32%) Cisco
10 5 (5.32%) Informatica
11 4 (4.26%) Atlassian
12 3 (3.19%) HP
12 3 (3.19%) Mitel
13 2 (2.13%) Capita
13 2 (2.13%) Cognos
13 2 (2.13%) SAP