The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 3 months to 26 March 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
BMC
England / North West
Rank - 151 139
Contract jobs citing BMC 0 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.16% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.36% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £294 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -26.56% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £15.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year +26.98% -10.00%  

BMC is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1083 1663 1652
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 42.21% 43.34% 46.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 676 914 801
Median daily rate £394 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.56% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 108 87
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +10.31%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.33 £47.33 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

BMC
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing BMC as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for BMC in the North West

BMC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BMC in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for BMC in the North West

BMC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BMC in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for BMC in the North West

BMC
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BMC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for BMC.

1 2 (66.67%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (33.33%) Control-M
2 1 (33.33%) SSH
2 1 (33.33%) Korn
2 1 (33.33%) BladeLogic
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Pega
2 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (33.33%) Skype
2 1 (33.33%) WebEx
2 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (33.33%) Skype
1 1 (33.33%) SSH
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Deployment Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) AIX
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Korn
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) BladeLogic
1 1 (33.33%) Control-M
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Pega
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