The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
BMC
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing BMC 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 2.16% - -
As % of the Vendors category 5.50% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £150 - -
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 Oxford.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 109 91 147
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 39.21% 38.40% 39.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 69 102
Median daily rate £405 £250 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.00% -41.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £130 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 18
Median hourly rate £14.20 £14.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.35% -6.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £12.50 £11.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.51 £14.50 £21.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

BMC
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

BMC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BMC in Oxford

BMC
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 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 Oxford region with a requirement for BMC.

1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Remedy
1 6 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (83.33%) Release Management
2 5 (83.33%) Incident Management
2 5 (83.33%) Change Control
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (33.33%) MCP
5 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (33.33%) Change Management
5 2 (33.33%) MS Office
6 1 (16.67%) SLA
6 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) Desktop Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) Desktop Support
2 5 (83.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) Support Analyst
3 4 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (66.67%) Senior Desktop Analyst
3 4 (66.67%) Senior Desktop Support
3 4 (66.67%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
3 4 (66.67%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) IT Support
4 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Support
4 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Change Control
2 5 (83.33%) Incident Management
2 5 (83.33%) Release Management
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (33.33%) MCP
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Remedy
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft