Period
to 19 October 2018

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 19 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 Software, Inc.

BMC
England > London
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 529 529 533
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 -149
Contract jobs citing BMC 97 91 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.21% 0.20% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.53% 0.49% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 64 52
London median daily rate £553 £474 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.62% +2.43% +12.12%
10th Percentile £341 £65 £301
90th Percentile £755 £631 £637
England median daily rate £450 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +5.88% +9.68% -5.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £12.42 £17.00 £14.56
% change year-on-year -26.94% +16.74% +14.24%

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 18,320 18,387 18,989
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.73% 40.82% 42.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,410 12,454 12,736
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £269 £263 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 291 254 275
London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +11.43% -2.78%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £45.87 £47.83 £50.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -2.86%

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 19 October 2018.

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 19 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
West London -18 6 £378 +439.29% 6
Central London -32 4 £343 -31.50% 4
South London - 2 £405 -
BMC
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing BMC 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 London region with a requirement for BMC.

1 40 (41.24%) Windows
1 40 (41.24%) CA
2 39 (40.21%) LDAP
3 38 (39.18%) SAML
4 37 (38.14%) Single Sign-On
5 36 (37.11%) ITIL
5 36 (37.11%) Microsoft
6 34 (35.05%) Kerberos
6 34 (35.05%) CA Single Sign-On
7 33 (34.02%) Finance
8 28 (28.87%) ServiceNow
9 27 (27.84%) PKI
10 25 (25.77%) Java
11 24 (24.74%) SQL
11 24 (24.74%) Remedy
11 24 (24.74%) Remedy ITSM
11 24 (24.74%) WCF
12 22 (22.68%) ITSM
12 22 (22.68%) .NET
13 18 (18.56%) C#
13 18 (18.56%) DevOps
13 18 (18.56%) Problem-Solving
14 17 (17.53%) Source Code Analysis
14 17 (17.53%) HP Fortify
14 17 (17.53%) C++
14 17 (17.53%) Python
15 16 (16.49%) Linux
15 16 (16.49%) Banking
15 16 (16.49%) Identity Access Management
15 16 (16.49%) ForgeRock

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 15 (15.46%) IIS
2 14 (14.43%) Apache
2 14 (14.43%) Tomcat
3 10 (10.31%) nginx
4 3 (3.09%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.06%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (2.06%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.03%) CICS
Applications
1 13 (13.40%) Microsoft Project
2 9 (9.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (9.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (4.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (24.74%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.06%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (1.03%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (1.03%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.12%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.06%) Apigee
2 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (35.05%) Kerberos
2 13 (13.40%) SSL
3 8 (8.25%) NAS
3 8 (8.25%) SAN
4 4 (4.12%) DNS
4 4 (4.12%) iSCSI
5 2 (2.06%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.03%) HTTP
6 1 (1.03%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.09%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.06%) DB2
3 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.06%) PowerCenter
4 1 (1.03%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 13 (13.40%) JIRA
2 3 (3.09%) LoadRunner
2 3 (3.09%) TestDirector
3 2 (2.06%) Jenkins
General
1 33 (34.02%) Finance
2 16 (16.49%) Banking
3 7 (7.22%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.06%) French Language
4 2 (2.06%) Publishing
4 2 (2.06%) Retail
5 1 (1.03%) Back Office
5 1 (1.03%) Front Office
5 1 (1.03%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (22.68%) Architect
2 18 (18.56%) Security Architect
3 17 (17.53%) Developer
4 12 (12.37%) Analyst
4 12 (12.37%) Consultant
5 10 (10.31%) Applications Architect
6 8 (8.25%) Support Analyst
6 8 (8.25%) Support Engineer
7 7 (7.22%) E-Commerce Architect
7 7 (7.22%) IT Architect
7 7 (7.22%) IT Security Architect
7 7 (7.22%) Lead Architect
7 7 (7.22%) Lead Security Architect
8 5 (5.15%) .NET Architect
8 5 (5.15%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.15%) Java Architect
8 5 (5.15%) Java Developer
8 5 (5.15%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (5.15%) Technical Support
8 5 (5.15%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (40.21%) LDAP
2 38 (39.18%) SAML
3 24 (24.74%) WCF
4 22 (22.68%) .NET
5 16 (16.49%) SailPoint
6 14 (14.43%) Rendezvous
7 13 (13.40%) COM+
7 13 (13.40%) DCOM
8 12 (12.37%) SPNEGO
9 11 (11.34%) Windows Identity Foundation
10 9 (9.28%) SOAP
10 9 (9.28%) XML
11 7 (7.22%) OpenID
11 7 (7.22%) REST
12 6 (6.19%) Web Services
13 4 (4.12%) J2EE
13 4 (4.12%) JDBC
13 4 (4.12%) JSON
13 4 (4.12%) ODBC
14 3 (3.09%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 27 (27.84%) PKI
2 11 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.25%) Data Centre
4 6 (6.19%) Fixed Income
5 4 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.12%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (4.12%) LPAR
5 4 (4.12%) Robotics
6 3 (3.09%) CMDB
6 3 (3.09%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.06%) EPoS
7 2 (2.06%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.06%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.06%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.06%) Replication
7 2 (2.06%) Smartcard
8 1 (1.03%) Clustering
8 1 (1.03%) Equities
8 1 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 40 (41.24%) Windows
2 16 (16.49%) Linux
3 11 (11.34%) Unix
4 10 (10.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (6.19%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 5 (5.15%) Windows Server
7 3 (3.09%) Solaris
7 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.06%) AIX
8 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.06%) zOS
9 1 (1.03%) CentOS
9 1 (1.03%) HPUX
9 1 (1.03%) OS/2
9 1 (1.03%) SUSE
9 1 (1.03%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.03%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.03%) Windows NT
9 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (37.11%) ITIL
2 22 (22.68%) ITSM
3 18 (18.56%) DevOps
3 18 (18.56%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (17.53%) Source Code Analysis
5 16 (16.49%) Identity Access Management
6 15 (15.46%) Project Management
7 14 (14.43%) Problem Management
8 12 (12.37%) Identity Management
8 12 (12.37%) Programme Management
8 12 (12.37%) SOA
8 12 (12.37%) Web SSO
9 11 (11.34%) Service Management
10 9 (9.28%) ITIL V2
10 9 (9.28%) Quality Management
11 8 (8.25%) Change Management
11 8 (8.25%) E-Commerce
11 8 (8.25%) Performance Management
11 8 (8.25%) Service Desk Management
12 7 (7.22%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 25 (25.77%) Java
2 24 (24.74%) SQL
3 18 (18.56%) C#
4 17 (17.53%) C++
4 17 (17.53%) Python
5 7 (7.22%) Shell Script
6 5 (5.15%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.12%) Ruby
8 3 (3.09%) Perl
8 3 (3.09%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.09%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.06%) REXX
10 1 (1.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (5.15%) SC Cleared
1 5 (5.15%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.12%) RHCE
2 4 (4.12%) RHCSA
2 4 (4.12%) RHCVA
3 3 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.06%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.06%) PMP
4 2 (2.06%) VCP6
4 2 (2.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.03%) Degree
5 1 (1.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.03%) ISO 22301
1 1 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 19770
1 1 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.15%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.12%) Firmware
3 4 (4.12%) KVM
3 4 (4.12%) RHEV
3 4 (4.12%) Samba
3 4 (4.12%) Sendmail
3 4 (4.12%) Veritas File System
3 4 (4.12%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (4.12%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (2.06%) RACF
4 2 (2.06%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.06%) VMware NSX
5 1 (1.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 37 (38.14%) Single Sign-On
2 34 (35.05%) CA Single Sign-On
3 17 (17.53%) HP Fortify
4 11 (11.34%) Ansible
5 10 (10.31%) BladeLogic
5 10 (10.31%) Control-M
6 7 (7.22%) SCCM
7 5 (5.15%) ServiceCenter
8 4 (4.12%) BMC PATROL
8 4 (4.12%) OpenView
8 4 (4.12%) SCOM
8 4 (4.12%) Tivoli
8 4 (4.12%) yum
9 3 (3.09%) HP ALM
9 3 (3.09%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (3.09%) SCOrch
10 2 (2.06%) HP SIM
10 2 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (2.06%) vRealize
10 2 (2.06%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 40 (41.24%) CA
2 36 (37.11%) Microsoft
3 28 (28.87%) ServiceNow
4 24 (24.74%) Remedy
5 16 (16.49%) ForgeRock
6 14 (14.43%) TIBCO
7 12 (12.37%) Axway
7 12 (12.37%) HP
8 11 (11.34%) VMware
9 10 (10.31%) Red Hat
10 9 (9.28%) IBM
11 8 (8.25%) Dell
12 6 (6.19%) Veritas
13 5 (5.15%) Apple
13 5 (5.15%) Oracle
13 5 (5.15%) Peregrine
14 4 (4.12%) Cisco
14 4 (4.12%) EMC
14 4 (4.12%) NetApp
14 4 (4.12%) Opsware