Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 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
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 552 579 519
Rank change year-on-year +27 -60 -96
Contract jobs citing BMC 71 64 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.14% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 0.35% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 51 40
London median daily rate £600 £500 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +12.68% +7.58%
10th Percentile £338 £300 £314
90th Percentile £800 £650 £614
England median daily rate £445 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +7.88% -2.94% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £12.25 £11.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year +11.36% -12.00% -77.27%

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 17,580 18,476 17,897
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.78% 40.34% 43.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,825 12,608 11,881
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £283 £263 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 297 298 291
London median hourly rate £19.50 £20.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.70% +6.58% -
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.81 £11.78
90th Percentile £46.75 £47.83 £55.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 2019. 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 -14 6 £450 -18.18% 1
West London +17 5 £180 -
North London - 1 £425 -
BMC
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 38 (53.52%) SAML
2 36 (50.70%) LDAP
3 35 (49.30%) CA Single Sign-On
4 34 (47.89%) CA
4 34 (47.89%) Single Sign-On
5 31 (43.66%) Kerberos
6 30 (42.25%) Windows
6 30 (42.25%) Finance
7 27 (38.03%) ITIL
7 27 (38.03%) Microsoft
8 25 (35.21%) WCF
9 24 (33.80%) PKI
10 21 (29.58%) Remedy
10 21 (29.58%) Remedy ITSM
11 19 (26.76%) ServiceNow
11 19 (26.76%) Java
12 18 (25.35%) .NET
13 17 (23.94%) C#
13 17 (23.94%) C++
13 17 (23.94%) HP Fortify
13 17 (23.94%) Source Code Analysis
14 15 (21.13%) ITSM
15 14 (19.72%) Tomcat
15 14 (19.72%) Problem-Solving
16 13 (18.31%) Identity Access Management
16 13 (18.31%) ForgeRock
16 13 (18.31%) SailPoint
16 13 (18.31%) Axway
16 13 (18.31%) JIRA
16 13 (18.31%) IIS

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 14 (19.72%) Tomcat
2 13 (18.31%) IIS
3 11 (15.49%) Apache
4 9 (12.68%) nginx
5 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (12.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 21 (29.58%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.82%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (1.41%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Apigee
1 1 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (43.66%) Kerberos
2 9 (12.68%) SSL
3 1 (1.41%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.41%) LAN
3 1 (1.41%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.41%) Skype
3 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.41%) Big Data
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (18.31%) JIRA
2 3 (4.23%) LoadRunner
2 3 (4.23%) TestDirector
3 1 (1.41%) Artifactory
3 1 (1.41%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.41%) Maven
3 1 (1.41%) YourKit
General
1 30 (42.25%) Finance
2 7 (9.86%) Banking
3 5 (7.04%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.23%) Retail
5 2 (2.82%) French Language
6 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.41%) Marketing
6 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (26.76%) Architect
2 18 (25.35%) Security Architect
3 15 (21.13%) Developer
4 10 (14.08%) Applications Architect
5 7 (9.86%) E-Commerce Architect
5 7 (9.86%) IT Architect
5 7 (9.86%) IT Security Architect
5 7 (9.86%) Lead Architect
5 7 (9.86%) Lead Security Architect
5 7 (9.86%) Support Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) .NET Architect
6 5 (7.04%) .NET Developer
6 5 (7.04%) Analyst
6 5 (7.04%) Java Architect
6 5 (7.04%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Applications Developer
7 4 (5.63%) C++ Applications Developer
7 4 (5.63%) C++ Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Consultant
7 4 (5.63%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (53.52%) SAML
2 36 (50.70%) LDAP
3 25 (35.21%) WCF
4 18 (25.35%) .NET
5 13 (18.31%) COM+
5 13 (18.31%) DCOM
5 13 (18.31%) Rendezvous
5 13 (18.31%) SailPoint
6 12 (16.90%) Windows Identity Foundation
7 9 (12.68%) SPNEGO
7 9 (12.68%) XML
8 6 (8.45%) OpenID
9 4 (5.63%) JDBC
9 4 (5.63%) JSON
9 4 (5.63%) ODBC
9 4 (5.63%) REST
9 4 (5.63%) SOAP
9 4 (5.63%) Web Services
10 2 (2.82%) OAuth
10 2 (2.82%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 24 (33.80%) PKI
2 6 (8.45%) Fixed Income
3 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.82%) CMDB
4 2 (2.82%) EPoS
4 2 (2.82%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.41%) Clustering
5 1 (1.41%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.41%) Equities
5 1 (1.41%) iPhone
5 1 (1.41%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.41%) Robotics
5 1 (1.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 30 (42.25%) Windows
2 4 (5.63%) Unix
3 2 (2.82%) Linux
3 2 (2.82%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.41%) AIX
4 1 (1.41%) HPUX
4 1 (1.41%) Solaris
4 1 (1.41%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (38.03%) ITIL
2 17 (23.94%) Source Code Analysis
3 15 (21.13%) ITSM
4 14 (19.72%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (18.31%) Identity Access Management
5 13 (18.31%) Programme Management
6 12 (16.90%) SOA
6 12 (16.90%) Web SSO
7 11 (15.49%) Identity Management
7 11 (15.49%) Project Management
8 9 (12.68%) DevOps
8 9 (12.68%) ITIL V2
8 9 (12.68%) Quality Management
9 8 (11.27%) Service Desk Management
9 8 (11.27%) Service Management
10 7 (9.86%) Analytics
10 7 (9.86%) E-Commerce
10 7 (9.86%) ITIL V3
10 7 (9.86%) Security Architecture
11 6 (8.45%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (26.76%) Java
2 17 (23.94%) C#
2 17 (23.94%) C++
3 12 (16.90%) Python
3 12 (16.90%) SQL
4 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.41%) ISEB
2 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 19770
1 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.82%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 35 (49.30%) CA Single Sign-On
2 34 (47.89%) Single Sign-On
3 17 (23.94%) HP Fortify
4 6 (8.45%) SCCM
5 5 (7.04%) ServiceCenter
6 4 (5.63%) Ansible
6 4 (5.63%) SCOM
7 3 (4.23%) BladeLogic
7 3 (4.23%) HP ALM
7 3 (4.23%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (2.82%) vRealize
8 2 (2.82%) vRealize Orchestrator
9 1 (1.41%) Automic
9 1 (1.41%) Control-M
9 1 (1.41%) Forum Sentry
9 1 (1.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (47.89%) CA
2 27 (38.03%) Microsoft
3 21 (29.58%) Remedy
4 19 (26.76%) ServiceNow
5 13 (18.31%) Axway
5 13 (18.31%) ForgeRock
5 13 (18.31%) TIBCO
6 5 (7.04%) Apple
6 5 (7.04%) Peregrine
6 5 (7.04%) Snow
7 4 (5.63%) Bomgar
7 4 (5.63%) HP
7 4 (5.63%) SAP
7 4 (5.63%) VMware
8 2 (2.82%) Oracle
8 2 (2.82%) Sun
8 2 (2.82%) Symantec
9 1 (1.41%) Cisco
9 1 (1.41%) Dell
9 1 (1.41%) IBM