Period
to 19 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 563 510 443
Rank change year-on-year -53 -67 -43
Contract jobs citing BMC 63 72 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.14% 0.18% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.41% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 37 89
London median daily rate £453 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.43% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £325 £263
90th Percentile £613 £570 £575
England median daily rate £400 £425 £411
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.34% +2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £11.00 £12.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% -75.00% +6.95%

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 18,719 17,512 17,999
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.19% 43.04% 40.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,816 11,682 11,915
London median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £263 £266 £255
90th Percentile £650 £631 £625
England median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 320 287 315
London median hourly rate £21.50 £21.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +13.16% +8.57%
10th Percentile £11.81 £12.06 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.80 £52.75 £47.83
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +8.43%

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 February 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 February 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 8 £538 +13.16%
West London - 4 - - 1
South London -42 2 £230 -45.88%
BMC
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 31 (49.21%) ITIL
2 24 (38.10%) Remedy
2 24 (38.10%) Remedy ITSM
3 23 (36.51%) ITSM
4 18 (28.57%) Windows
5 16 (25.40%) Service Management
6 15 (23.81%) Finance
6 15 (23.81%) SQL
6 15 (23.81%) ServiceNow
7 13 (20.63%) BladeLogic
8 12 (19.05%) XML
8 12 (19.05%) Oracle
9 11 (17.46%) SOAP
9 11 (17.46%) Linux
9 11 (17.46%) Banking
9 11 (17.46%) ITIL V3
10 10 (15.87%) Python
10 10 (15.87%) Java
10 10 (15.87%) Microsoft
11 8 (12.70%) Star Schema
11 8 (12.70%) Unix
11 8 (12.70%) CA
11 8 (12.70%) Informatica
11 8 (12.70%) PL/SQL
11 8 (12.70%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (12.70%) Control-M
11 8 (12.70%) VMware
11 8 (12.70%) Kimball Methodology
11 8 (12.70%) CMDB
11 8 (12.70%) Data Integration

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 4 (6.35%) IIS
2 2 (3.17%) Apache
2 2 (3.17%) nginx
2 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 24 (38.10%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (4.76%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.76%) SaaS
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) SAN
2 3 (4.76%) DNS
2 3 (4.76%) HTTP
2 3 (4.76%) SMS
2 3 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.17%) Kerberos
3 2 (3.17%) NAS
3 2 (3.17%) SSL
3 2 (3.17%) VSAN
4 1 (1.59%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.59%) Firewall
4 1 (1.59%) LAN
4 1 (1.59%) Skype
4 1 (1.59%) SNMP
4 1 (1.59%) WAN
4 1 (1.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (12.70%) Star Schema
2 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.17%) Data Mart
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (9.52%) JIRA
2 4 (6.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (6.35%) Bitbucket
2 4 (6.35%) ClearCase
2 4 (6.35%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.35%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.35%) Maven
3 1 (1.59%) JMeter
3 1 (1.59%) LoadRunner
General
1 15 (23.81%) Finance
2 11 (17.46%) Banking
3 5 (7.94%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.35%) Retail
5 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.17%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.59%) French Language
7 1 (1.59%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 11 (17.46%) Consultant
2 8 (12.70%) Data Consultant
2 8 (12.70%) Data Integration Consultant
2 8 (12.70%) Integration Consultant
3 7 (11.11%) Informatica Consultant
4 6 (9.52%) Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Oracle Consultant
5 5 (7.94%) Service Desk Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Architect
6 4 (6.35%) Automation Specialist
6 4 (6.35%) AWS Specialist
6 4 (6.35%) Project Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Cognos Consultant
7 3 (4.76%) E-Commerce Support
7 3 (4.76%) EPoS Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Network Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Security Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) ServiceNow Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.05%) XML
2 11 (17.46%) SOAP
3 6 (9.52%) LDAP
4 4 (6.35%) .NET
5 3 (4.76%) Middleware
5 3 (4.76%) Rendezvous
5 3 (4.76%) REST
5 3 (4.76%) SailPoint
5 3 (4.76%) SAML
6 2 (3.17%) SPNEGO
6 2 (3.17%) WCF
6 2 (3.17%) Web Services
6 2 (3.17%) Windows Identity Foundation
7 1 (1.59%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) CMDB
2 6 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.76%) Derivative
4 3 (4.76%) EPoS
4 3 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (4.76%) User Experience
5 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.17%) PKI
6 1 (1.59%) iPhone
6 1 (1.59%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (28.57%) Windows
2 11 (17.46%) Linux
3 8 (12.70%) Unix
4 6 (9.52%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.76%) Solaris
6 1 (1.59%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (49.21%) ITIL
2 23 (36.51%) ITSM
3 16 (25.40%) Service Management
4 11 (17.46%) ITIL V3
5 8 (12.70%) Data Integration
5 8 (12.70%) Kimball Methodology
6 7 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (11.11%) Change Management
6 7 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 7 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
7 6 (9.52%) Problem Management
8 5 (7.94%) Chat Support
8 5 (7.94%) Project Management
9 4 (6.35%) Asset Management
9 4 (6.35%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (6.35%) Defect Tracking
9 4 (6.35%) Information Security
9 4 (6.35%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (6.35%) OO
9 4 (6.35%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.81%) SQL
2 10 (15.87%) Java
2 10 (15.87%) Python
3 8 (12.70%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.76%) Bash Shell
4 3 (4.76%) C#
4 3 (4.76%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.76%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.17%) Perl
5 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.59%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.17%) VCP5
2 2 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) COBIT
2 1 (1.59%) HMG Infosec
2 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.94%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.76%) vSphere
5 2 (3.17%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (20.63%) BladeLogic
2 8 (12.70%) Control-M
3 7 (11.11%) Ansible
3 7 (11.11%) Puppet
3 7 (11.11%) ServiceCenter
4 5 (7.94%) Tivoli
5 4 (6.35%) Single Sign-On
5 4 (6.35%) Terraform
6 3 (4.76%) CA Single Sign-On
6 3 (4.76%) Nessus
6 3 (4.76%) QRadar
6 3 (4.76%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (3.17%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (3.17%) PowerCLI
7 2 (3.17%) vCenter Server
8 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (1.59%) OpenView
8 1 (1.59%) SCCM
8 1 (1.59%) SCOM
8 1 (1.59%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 24 (38.10%) Remedy
2 15 (23.81%) ServiceNow
3 12 (19.05%) Oracle
4 10 (15.87%) Microsoft
5 8 (12.70%) CA
5 8 (12.70%) Informatica
5 8 (12.70%) VMware
6 6 (9.52%) HP
7 5 (7.94%) Apple
7 5 (7.94%) Peregrine
8 4 (6.35%) Atlassian
8 4 (6.35%) Cognos
8 4 (6.35%) SolarWinds
9 3 (4.76%) Alteryx
9 3 (4.76%) Axway
9 3 (4.76%) Dell
9 3 (4.76%) IBM
9 3 (4.76%) Qualys
9 3 (4.76%) Red Hat
9 3 (4.76%) Veritas