Period
to 27 January 2022

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 27 January 2022 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
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 523 378 463
Rank change year-on-year -145 +85 +101
Contract jobs citing BMC 62 30 52
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.45% 0.43% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 18 28
10th Percentile £455 £342 £221
25th Percentile £525 £413 £259
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £538 £431 £353
Median % change year-on-year +24.64% +22.34% -41.25%
75th Percentile £573 £483 £500
90th Percentile £591 £500 £570
England median daily rate £510 £431 £475
% change year-on-year +18.26% -9.21% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile - - -
Median hourly rate £21.00 - -
75th Percentile £35.00 - -
90th Percentile - - -
England median hourly rate £21.00 £12.98 £14.00
% change year-on-year +61.85% -7.32% +14.29%

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 13,704 6,929 11,768
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 36.44% 38.65% 39.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,493 4,704 8,144
10th Percentile £343 £300 £255
25th Percentile £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £663 £588 £588
90th Percentile £750 £675 £675
England median daily rate £520 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +12.43% +2.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 70 207
10th Percentile £14.90 £12.76 £12.48
25th Percentile £20.89 £20.69 £16.88
Median hourly rate £30.50 £26.65 £20.86
Median % change year-on-year +14.45% +27.76% +9.79%
75th Percentile £49.25 £51.38 £29.96
90th Percentile £58.00 £66.65 £50.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £23.24 £18.70
% change year-on-year -13.92% +24.25% +6.86%

BMC
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for BMC in London

BMC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing BMC in London.

Daily rate trend for BMC in London

BMC
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing BMC in London over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for BMC in London

BMC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing BMC in London.

Hourly rate trend for BMC in London

BMC
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing BMC in London over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

Hourly rate histogram 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 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -40 12 £573 - 1
BMC
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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 (61.29%) Finance
2 36 (58.06%) Oracle
3 35 (56.45%) Python
4 34 (54.84%) Linux
5 33 (53.23%) Windows
5 33 (53.23%) ITIL
6 32 (51.61%) TCP/IP
7 28 (45.16%) BladeLogic
8 27 (43.55%) SQL Server
9 26 (41.94%) .NET
9 26 (41.94%) Perl
9 26 (41.94%) SQL
9 26 (41.94%) Problem Management
10 25 (40.32%) C#
11 24 (38.71%) Java
11 24 (38.71%) Unix
12 23 (37.10%) E-Commerce
12 23 (37.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 23 (37.10%) TIBCO
12 23 (37.10%) Rendezvous
12 23 (37.10%) BusinessWorks
12 23 (37.10%) Middleware
12 23 (37.10%) Front Office
12 23 (37.10%) Derivative
12 23 (37.10%) Release Management
13 18 (29.03%) Azure
13 18 (29.03%) ServiceNow
14 15 (24.19%) ITSM
15 14 (22.58%) Remedy
15 14 (22.58%) PowerShell

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 12 (19.35%) SharePoint
2 9 (14.52%) Confluence
3 1 (1.61%) CMS
3 1 (1.61%) IIS
3 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 23 (37.10%) BusinessWorks
2 14 (22.58%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (1.61%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (1.61%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 18 (29.03%) Azure
2 11 (17.74%) AWS
3 9 (14.52%) GitHub
3 9 (14.52%) Nutanix
4 7 (11.29%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (11.29%) SaaS
5 6 (9.68%) GCP
5 6 (9.68%) PaaS
6 5 (8.06%) IaaS
7 2 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (3.23%) Dropbox
7 2 (3.23%) Google Workspace
7 2 (3.23%) Microsoft 365
7 2 (3.23%) Miro
7 2 (3.23%) Power Platform
7 2 (3.23%) Rubrik
7 2 (3.23%) Slack
8 1 (1.61%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 32 (51.61%) TCP/IP
2 11 (17.74%) HTTP
3 9 (14.52%) Kerberos
4 8 (12.90%) DNS
5 3 (4.84%) Skype
6 2 (3.23%) Internet
7 1 (1.61%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (43.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.06%) MySQL
2 5 (8.06%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2017
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2019
4 1 (1.61%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 14 (22.58%) JIRA
2 10 (16.13%) Git (software)
3 9 (14.52%) Subversion
3 9 (14.52%) TeamCity
4 4 (6.45%) Bitbucket
4 4 (6.45%) GitLab
4 4 (6.45%) Jenkins
4 4 (6.45%) Serena SBM
5 1 (1.61%) ER Studio
5 1 (1.61%) ERwin
5 1 (1.61%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.61%) PowerDesigner
5 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (61.29%) Finance
2 23 (37.10%) Front Office
3 11 (17.74%) Banking
4 10 (16.13%) Social Skills
5 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.84%) Retail
6 2 (3.23%) International Banking
7 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.61%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 26 (41.94%) Analyst
2 22 (35.48%) SQL Analyst
3 21 (33.87%) SQL Support Analyst
3 21 (33.87%) Support Analyst
4 13 (20.97%) Electronic Trading Support
5 8 (12.90%) FX Support Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) Infrastructure Support
5 8 (12.90%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Developer
6 5 (8.06%) Server Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Windows Server Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Administrator
7 4 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Senior DevOps
7 4 (6.45%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Consultant
8 3 (4.84%) Coordinator
8 3 (4.84%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (41.94%) .NET
2 23 (37.10%) Middleware
2 23 (37.10%) Rendezvous
3 9 (14.52%) LDAP
4 6 (9.68%) REST
5 4 (6.45%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (4.84%) .NET Framework
7 2 (3.23%) Web Services
7 2 (3.23%) XML
8 1 (1.61%) Ajax
8 1 (1.61%) CSS
8 1 (1.61%) HTML
8 1 (1.61%) JSON
8 1 (1.61%) Regular Expression
8 1 (1.61%) SOAP
8 1 (1.61%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (37.10%) Derivative
1 23 (37.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (12.90%) Clustering
3 7 (11.29%) Replication
4 5 (8.06%) CMDB
5 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.61%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.61%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 34 (54.84%) Linux
2 33 (53.23%) Windows
3 24 (38.71%) Unix
4 7 (11.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (11.29%) Windows Server
5 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (6.45%) Solaris
7 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2016
7 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2019
8 2 (3.23%) CentOS
8 2 (3.23%) SUSE
8 2 (3.23%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.61%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (53.23%) ITIL
2 26 (41.94%) Problem Management
3 23 (37.10%) E-Commerce
3 23 (37.10%) Release Management
4 15 (24.19%) ITSM
5 13 (20.97%) Electronic Trading
6 11 (17.74%) CI/CD
6 11 (17.74%) DevOps
7 9 (14.52%) Data Security
7 9 (14.52%) Service Management
8 8 (12.90%) High Availability
8 8 (12.90%) Storage Management
9 7 (11.29%) API Integration
9 7 (11.29%) Asset Management
9 7 (11.29%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (11.29%) Security Hardening
10 6 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (8.06%) Change Management
11 5 (8.06%) Use Case
12 4 (6.45%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (56.45%) Python
2 26 (41.94%) Perl
2 26 (41.94%) SQL
3 25 (40.32%) C#
4 24 (38.71%) Java
5 14 (22.58%) PowerShell
6 8 (12.90%) Bash
7 5 (8.06%) VBA
8 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.61%) Ruby
9 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) SC Cleared
1 5 (8.06%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.23%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) MCSE
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (9.68%) GDPR
3 3 (4.84%) QA
4 1 (1.61%) GRC
4 1 (1.61%) ITGC
System Software
1 10 (16.13%) Active Directory
2 9 (14.52%) VMware ESXi
2 9 (14.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.23%) Docker
3 2 (3.23%) NFS
3 2 (3.23%) Veritas File System
3 2 (3.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 28 (45.16%) BladeLogic
2 12 (19.35%) Control-M
3 9 (14.52%) QRadar
3 9 (14.52%) Tivoli
4 8 (12.90%) Ansible
4 8 (12.90%) EMC NetWorker
4 8 (12.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 7 (11.29%) Icinga
5 7 (11.29%) Netcool
6 5 (8.06%) Terraform
7 4 (6.45%) Grafana
7 4 (6.45%) Packer
8 3 (4.84%) AirWatch
8 3 (4.84%) Jamf Pro
8 3 (4.84%) Red Hat Satellite
8 3 (4.84%) SCCM
9 2 (3.23%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (3.23%) Kubernetes
10 1 (1.61%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 36 (58.06%) Oracle
2 23 (37.10%) TIBCO
3 18 (29.03%) ServiceNow
4 14 (22.58%) Remedy
5 12 (19.35%) Splunk
6 10 (16.13%) IBM
6 10 (16.13%) Qualys
7 9 (14.52%) CyberArk
7 9 (14.52%) EMC
7 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
7 9 (14.52%) VMware
8 4 (6.45%) Adobe
8 4 (6.45%) Red Hat
8 4 (6.45%) Serena
9 3 (4.84%) Infoblox
10 2 (3.23%) AppDynamics
10 2 (3.23%) Cadence
10 2 (3.23%) Ivanti
10 2 (3.23%) SaltStack
10 2 (3.23%) SAP