Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 534 506 503
Rank change year-on-year -28 -3 -88
Contract jobs citing BMC 92 98 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.23% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% 0.55% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 60 80
London median daily rate £475 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £319 £65 £306
90th Percentile £638 £576 £614
England median daily rate £450 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £12.42 £17.00 £15.69
% change year-on-year -26.94% +8.37% +4.58%

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 18,039 17,772 19,135
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.57% 41.74% 42.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,275 11,960 12,952
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £263
90th Percentile £663 £650 £625
England median daily rate £450 £438 £420
% change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 307 237 235
London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +8.57% -7.89%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.15 £10.85
90th Percentile £50.20 £50.00 £40.90
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
% 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 14 August 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 14 August 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
Central London -32 5 £340 -34.46% 2
West London -47 3 £575 +721.43%
South London -41 2 £405 -
East London - 1 - -
BMC
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 33 (35.87%) CA
2 32 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 32 (34.78%) ITIL
3 30 (32.61%) ServiceNow
4 29 (31.52%) Finance
5 28 (30.43%) SQL
6 26 (28.26%) LDAP
7 25 (27.17%) Single Sign-On
8 24 (26.09%) Windows
9 22 (23.91%) SAML
9 22 (23.91%) CA Single Sign-On
9 22 (23.91%) Remedy
9 22 (23.91%) Remedy ITSM
10 21 (22.83%) Kerberos
11 20 (21.74%) Linux
12 19 (20.65%) DevOps
13 18 (19.57%) ITSM
13 18 (19.57%) Python
13 18 (19.57%) Banking
13 18 (19.57%) PKI
14 17 (18.48%) WCF
14 17 (18.48%) BladeLogic
14 17 (18.48%) ForgeRock
14 17 (18.48%) SailPoint
14 17 (18.48%) Identity Access Management
15 16 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (17.39%) IIS
15 16 (17.39%) Project Management
16 15 (16.30%) Control-M
16 15 (16.30%) Tomcat

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 16 (17.39%) IIS
2 15 (16.30%) Tomcat
3 14 (15.22%) Apache
4 11 (11.96%) nginx
5 4 (4.35%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (2.17%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.17%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.09%) CICS
Applications
1 14 (15.22%) Microsoft Project
2 10 (10.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (10.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (9.78%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (23.91%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.17%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (1.09%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (1.09%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.43%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (22.83%) Kerberos
2 14 (15.22%) SSL
3 8 (8.70%) DNS
3 8 (8.70%) NAS
3 8 (8.70%) SAN
4 4 (4.35%) iSCSI
5 3 (3.26%) DHCP
6 2 (2.17%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (6.52%) Oracle Database
2 6 (6.52%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (6.52%) PowerCenter
3 3 (3.26%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.17%) DB2
5 1 (1.09%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 10 (10.87%) JIRA
2 2 (2.17%) Jenkins
General
1 29 (31.52%) Finance
2 18 (19.57%) Banking
3 5 (5.43%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.17%) French Language
4 2 (2.17%) Publishing
5 1 (1.09%) Back Office
5 1 (1.09%) Front Office
5 1 (1.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (20.65%) Architect
2 13 (14.13%) Consultant
2 13 (14.13%) Developer
3 12 (13.04%) Analyst
4 10 (10.87%) Support Engineer
5 9 (9.78%) Support Analyst
6 8 (8.70%) Administrator
6 8 (8.70%) Security Architect
7 5 (5.43%) IT Architect
7 5 (5.43%) IT Security Architect
7 5 (5.43%) Support Specialist
7 5 (5.43%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Technical Support
7 5 (5.43%) Technical Support Analyst
8 4 (4.35%) Cognos Support
8 4 (4.35%) Data Warehouse Specialist
8 4 (4.35%) IT Administrator
8 4 (4.35%) Linux Consultant
8 4 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
8 4 (4.35%) Senior Linux Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (28.26%) LDAP
2 22 (23.91%) SAML
3 17 (18.48%) SailPoint
3 17 (18.48%) WCF
4 13 (14.13%) SPNEGO
4 13 (14.13%) Windows Identity Foundation
5 11 (11.96%) XML
6 10 (10.87%) .NET
7 5 (5.43%) Rendezvous
7 5 (5.43%) SOAP
8 4 (4.35%) COM+
8 4 (4.35%) DCOM
8 4 (4.35%) J2EE
9 3 (3.26%) REST
10 2 (2.17%) OAuth
10 2 (2.17%) OAuth2
10 2 (2.17%) Web Services
11 1 (1.09%) HTML
11 1 (1.09%) Middleware
11 1 (1.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.57%) PKI
2 16 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (10.87%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.43%) CMDB
5 4 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (4.35%) Fixed Income
5 4 (4.35%) LPAR
6 3 (3.26%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.26%) Robotics
7 2 (2.17%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.17%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.17%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.17%) Replication
7 2 (2.17%) Smartcard
8 1 (1.09%) Equities
8 1 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 24 (26.09%) Windows
2 20 (21.74%) Linux
3 13 (14.13%) Unix
4 10 (10.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (9.78%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 6 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (5.43%) Solaris
8 4 (4.35%) AIX
8 4 (4.35%) Windows 2000
8 4 (4.35%) Windows 7
8 4 (4.35%) Windows NT
8 4 (4.35%) Windows Server
8 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (4.35%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.17%) zOS
10 1 (1.09%) CentOS
10 1 (1.09%) OS/2
10 1 (1.09%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (34.78%) ITIL
2 19 (20.65%) DevOps
3 18 (19.57%) ITSM
4 17 (18.48%) Identity Access Management
5 16 (17.39%) Project Management
6 14 (15.22%) Identity Management
6 14 (15.22%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (15.22%) SOA
6 14 (15.22%) Web SSO
7 12 (13.04%) Problem Management
8 10 (10.87%) ITIL V2
8 10 (10.87%) Quality Management
8 10 (10.87%) Service Desk Management
9 9 (9.78%) Analytics
9 9 (9.78%) Service Management
10 8 (8.70%) ETL
10 8 (8.70%) Performance Management
11 7 (7.61%) Change Management
11 7 (7.61%) Migration
11 7 (7.61%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (30.43%) SQL
2 18 (19.57%) Python
3 13 (14.13%) Java
4 9 (9.78%) PowerShell
5 7 (7.61%) PL/SQL
5 7 (7.61%) Shell Script
6 6 (6.52%) C#
7 5 (5.43%) C++
7 5 (5.43%) JavaScript
8 4 (4.35%) Ruby
9 3 (3.26%) Perl
10 2 (2.17%) REXX
11 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (5.43%) SC Cleared
1 5 (5.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.35%) RHCE
2 4 (4.35%) RHCSA
2 4 (4.35%) RHCVA
3 2 (2.17%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.17%) PMP
3 2 (2.17%) VCP6
3 2 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.09%) Degree
4 1 (1.09%) ISEB
4 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) HMG Infosec
1 1 (1.09%) ISO 22301
1 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 19770
1 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (7.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.43%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.35%) Firmware
3 4 (4.35%) KVM
3 4 (4.35%) RHEV
3 4 (4.35%) Samba
3 4 (4.35%) Sendmail
3 4 (4.35%) Veritas File System
3 4 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (2.17%) RACF
4 2 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.17%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 25 (27.17%) Single Sign-On
2 22 (23.91%) CA Single Sign-On
3 17 (18.48%) BladeLogic
4 15 (16.30%) Control-M
5 10 (10.87%) SCCM
6 8 (8.70%) Ansible
6 8 (8.70%) SCOM
7 5 (5.43%) BMC PATROL
7 5 (5.43%) HP Fortify
8 4 (4.35%) OpenView
8 4 (4.35%) Tivoli
8 4 (4.35%) yum
9 3 (3.26%) SCOrch
10 2 (2.17%) HP SIM
10 2 (2.17%) OMEGAMON
10 2 (2.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (2.17%) Puppet
10 2 (2.17%) ServiceCenter
10 2 (2.17%) vRealize
10 2 (2.17%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 33 (35.87%) CA
2 32 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 30 (32.61%) ServiceNow
4 22 (23.91%) Remedy
5 17 (18.48%) ForgeRock
6 14 (15.22%) Axway
6 14 (15.22%) VMware
7 12 (13.04%) IBM
8 11 (11.96%) Oracle
9 10 (10.87%) Red Hat
10 8 (8.70%) Dell
10 8 (8.70%) HP
11 7 (7.61%) Cognos
11 7 (7.61%) Informatica
11 7 (7.61%) Tableau
12 5 (5.43%) TIBCO
12 5 (5.43%) Veritas
13 4 (4.35%) F5
13 4 (4.35%) Opsware
13 4 (4.35%) Splunk