The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Remedy products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Remedy over the 3 months to 28 June 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 Remedy.

Remedy
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 57 64
Rank change year-on-year +17 +7  
Contract jobs citing Remedy 16 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.77% 1.37% 0.72%
As % of the Vendors category 5.76% 2.79% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Median daily rate £450 £194 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +132.25% -17.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £143 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £239 £243
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +18.15% -13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.63 £10.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year +46.30% -19.98%  

Remedy 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 Reading.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 278 430 450
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 48.18% 49.03% 54.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 480 366
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £188 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 44 70
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -7.19%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £9.25 £13.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £43.28 £24.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.07
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.21%  

Remedy
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Remedy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Remedy in Reading

Remedy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Remedy in Reading

Remedy
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Remedy in Reading.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Remedy in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Remedy 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 Reading region with a requirement for Remedy.

1 34 (68.00%) ITIL
2 31 (62.00%) Microsoft
3 29 (58.00%) Telecoms
4 27 (54.00%) ITIL V3
5 26 (52.00%) Microsoft Project
5 26 (52.00%) PRINCE2
5 26 (52.00%) Project Management
6 25 (50.00%) Management Information System
7 11 (22.00%) LTE
7 11 (22.00%) Huawei
7 11 (22.00%) Remedy ITSM
8 10 (20.00%) VoLTE
8 10 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
8 10 (20.00%) Ericsson
9 8 (16.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 7 (14.00%) ITSM
11 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Excel
11 6 (12.00%) SharePoint
12 5 (10.00%) Statistics
13 4 (8.00%) Incident Management
13 4 (8.00%) Fault Management
13 4 (8.00%) MGW
13 4 (8.00%) Functional Testing
13 4 (8.00%) Capacity Management
13 4 (8.00%) SLA
13 4 (8.00%) BMC
13 4 (8.00%) Replication
13 4 (8.00%) Front Office
13 4 (8.00%) Back Office
13 4 (8.00%) Configuration Management

Remedy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 6 (12.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (52.00%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (16.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (2.00%) Maya
Business Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle CX
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.00%) LTE
2 10 (20.00%) VoLTE
2 10 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (8.00%) MGW
4 1 (2.00%) 3G
4 1 (2.00%) 4G
4 1 (2.00%) Diameter Protocol
4 1 (2.00%) DNS
4 1 (2.00%) SIGTRAN
General
1 29 (58.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.00%) Back Office
2 4 (8.00%) Front Office
3 1 (2.00%) Electronics
3 1 (2.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (52.00%) Project Manager
2 10 (20.00%) Voice Project Manager
3 6 (12.00%) Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Delivery Manager
3 6 (12.00%) Service Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Transmission Delivery Manager
4 4 (8.00%) Junior
4 4 (8.00%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Technical Services Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Back Office Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Core Network Project Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Network Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Network Project Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Senior Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (4.00%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Process Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Remedy Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) .NET
1 2 (4.00%) CSS
1 2 (4.00%) HTML
1 2 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.00%) Replication
3 2 (4.00%) Life Science
4 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.00%) CMDB
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) Unix
2 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (68.00%) ITIL
2 27 (54.00%) ITIL V3
3 26 (52.00%) PRINCE2
3 26 (52.00%) Project Management
4 7 (14.00%) ITSM
5 5 (10.00%) Statistics
6 4 (8.00%) Capacity Management
6 4 (8.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (8.00%) Fault Management
6 4 (8.00%) Functional Testing
6 4 (8.00%) Incident Management
6 4 (8.00%) Validation
7 3 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.00%) Service Management
8 2 (4.00%) CRM
8 2 (4.00%) Integration Testing
8 2 (4.00%) Migration
8 2 (4.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.00%) PHP
1 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) SLA
2 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 31 (62.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.00%) Huawei
3 10 (20.00%) Ericsson
4 4 (8.00%) BMC
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle
6 1 (2.00%) Nokia
6 1 (2.00%) Samsung
6 1 (2.00%) Siemens