Period
to 27 May 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 May 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 > South East
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 331 287 316
Rank change year-on-year -44 +29 -25
Contract jobs citing BMC 40 66 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.24% 0.43% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% 0.87% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 36 28
South East median daily rate £413 £411 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.30% +10.77% -7.19%
10th Percentile £353 £150 £150
90th Percentile £531 £500 £489
England median daily rate £420 £425 £420
% change year-on-year -1.18% +1.19% +1.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 7
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -61.90% -11.02%
England median hourly rate £12.42 £17.00 £33.69
% change year-on-year -26.94% -49.54% -11.93%

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 the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 7,819 7,558 8,733
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 46.75% 48.91% 48.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,495 4,236 5,147
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £253 £230
90th Percentile £575 £550 £544
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 312 361 432
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.71% +1.63%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £47.43 £47.50 £51.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +2.86%

BMC
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing BMC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for BMC in the South East

BMC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BMC in the South East

BMC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BMC in the South East over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BMC in the South East

BMC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BMC in the South East

BMC
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BMC within the South East region over the 6 months to 27 May 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
Hampshire -18 20 £400 -15.79%
Thames Valley -41 11 £425 +107.32% 1
Berkshire -30 6 £425 +9.68% 1
Buckinghamshire -4 5 - -
Surrey -30 3 £446 -0.97% 1
Kent - 3 £445 - 1
West Sussex 0 1 - -
BMC
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 South East region with a requirement for BMC.

1 24 (60.00%) Remedy
1 24 (60.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 15 (37.50%) Windows
3 13 (32.50%) Service Management
4 12 (30.00%) ITIL
5 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (22.50%) Linux
6 9 (22.50%) SQL
6 9 (22.50%) ITSM
7 8 (20.00%) Telecoms
8 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Office
8 7 (17.50%) SOAP
8 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Excel
8 7 (17.50%) CMDB
9 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (15.00%) Unix
9 6 (15.00%) ITIL V3
9 6 (15.00%) ServiceNow
10 5 (12.50%) REST
10 5 (12.50%) IBM
10 5 (12.50%) CA
10 5 (12.50%) Red Hat
10 5 (12.50%) Mainframe
10 5 (12.50%) SharePoint
10 5 (12.50%) Oracle
10 5 (12.50%) Capita
10 5 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
10 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
11 4 (10.00%) Database Tuning

BMC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.50%) Skype for Business
3 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.50%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (2.50%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (60.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (7.50%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) Office 365
3 1 (2.50%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) MVNO
2 3 (7.50%) Skype
2 3 (7.50%) SNMP
3 1 (2.50%) DOCSIS
3 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.50%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (2.50%) SDH
3 1 (2.50%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) DB2
2 2 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) Yellowfin
3 1 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Law
3 1 (2.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Architect
2 4 (10.00%) Analyst
2 4 (10.00%) DBA
3 3 (7.50%) Administrator
3 3 (7.50%) Consultant
3 3 (7.50%) DB2 DBA
3 3 (7.50%) Deskside Technician
3 3 (7.50%) Desktop Support
3 3 (7.50%) Developer
3 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Technician
4 2 (5.00%) BSS Architect
4 2 (5.00%) ITIL Service Architect
4 2 (5.00%) PC Technician
4 2 (5.00%) Remedy Developer
4 2 (5.00%) Security Architect
4 2 (5.00%) Senior DB2 DBA
4 2 (5.00%) Senior DBA
4 2 (5.00%) Service Architect
4 2 (5.00%) Service Design Architect
4 2 (5.00%) Telecoms Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) SOAP
2 5 (12.50%) REST
3 4 (10.00%) ISPF
4 2 (5.00%) RESTful
4 2 (5.00%) WAP
4 2 (5.00%) Web Services
5 1 (2.50%) .NET
5 1 (2.50%) Apache Camel
5 1 (2.50%) JSON
5 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) CMDB
2 5 (12.50%) Mainframe
3 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
4 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
4 3 (7.50%) iPad
4 3 (7.50%) iPhone
4 3 (7.50%) Smartphone
5 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.00%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.50%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.50%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) Windows
2 9 (22.50%) Linux
3 6 (15.00%) Unix
4 3 (7.50%) Apple iOS
4 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.50%) Windows 7
4 3 (7.50%) Windows 8
4 3 (7.50%) zOS
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Service Management
2 12 (30.00%) ITIL
3 9 (22.50%) ITSM
4 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.00%) ITIL V3
5 4 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (10.00%) Database Tuning
5 4 (10.00%) DSDM
5 4 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (10.00%) Presales
5 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (10.00%) Project Management
5 4 (10.00%) Service Design
5 4 (10.00%) Task Automation
6 3 (7.50%) Network Management
6 3 (7.50%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (5.00%) Analytics
7 2 (5.00%) Change Control
7 2 (5.00%) Patch Management
7 2 (5.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 9 (22.50%) SQL
2 4 (10.00%) JCL
2 4 (10.00%) REXX
3 3 (7.50%) Java
4 2 (5.00%) Perl
4 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.50%) Degree
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.50%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.50%) HMG Infosec
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Time Sharing Option
2 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (10.00%) Netcool
2 3 (7.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (7.50%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (5.00%) Ansible
3 2 (5.00%) BladeLogic
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (5.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (5.00%) Puppet
4 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.50%) Control-M
4 1 (2.50%) MAINVIEW
4 1 (2.50%) SCOM
4 1 (2.50%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 24 (60.00%) Remedy
2 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.00%) ServiceNow
4 5 (12.50%) CA
4 5 (12.50%) Capita
4 5 (12.50%) IBM
4 5 (12.50%) Oracle
4 5 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 4 (10.00%) SolarWinds
6 3 (7.50%) Apple
6 3 (7.50%) Symantec
6 3 (7.50%) VMware
6 3 (7.50%) Xerox
7 2 (5.00%) Cisco
7 2 (5.00%) HP
7 2 (5.00%) NetApp
8 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.50%) Unisys