Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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.

BMC
England > South East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 297 297 326
Rank change year-on-year 0 +29 -28
Contract jobs citing BMC 79 85 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.47% 0.51% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 0.98% 1.05% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 54 32
South East median daily rate £406 £343 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.61% -8.67% -2.91%
10th Percentile £319 £236 £231
90th Percentile £538 £534 £498
England median daily rate £428 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +10.32% -3.13% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
South East median hourly rate £12.50 £32.00 £67.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.94% -52.59% +44.39%
10th Percentile £11.75 £15.25 £58.75
90th Percentile £13.25 £49.55 £76.25
England median hourly rate £11.75 £11.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year +2.17% -11.54% -72.19%

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 8098 8073 9196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 48.10% 48.41% 47.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4652 4641 5141
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.16%
10th Percentile £238 £220 £225
90th Percentile £575 £556 £534
England median daily rate £448 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 342 403 436
South East median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £18.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.81% -13.93% +19.94%
10th Percentile £10.20 £9.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £48.00 £45.25
England median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.21% -2.86% +6.06%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 +11 37 £360 +7.46% 1
Thames Valley +6 37 £450 +25.00%
Berkshire -8 19 £473 +31.25%
Buckinghamshire -12 14 £403 +21.97%
Oxfordshire +7 4 - -
Surrey - 2 £488 - 1
Kent - 2 £381 -
Middlesex +4 1 - -
BMC
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 South East region with a requirement for BMC.

1 69 (87.34%) Remedy
1 69 (87.34%) Remedy ITSM
2 32 (40.51%) ITIL
3 29 (36.71%) Service Management
4 26 (32.91%) Telecoms
5 24 (30.38%) Windows
6 22 (27.85%) CMDB
7 17 (21.52%) ITIL V3
8 16 (20.25%) Security Cleared
9 15 (18.99%) ITSM
9 15 (18.99%) Oracle
9 15 (18.99%) Netcool
10 14 (17.72%) Unix
11 13 (16.46%) Shell Script
11 13 (16.46%) Finance
11 13 (16.46%) Performance Tuning
12 12 (15.19%) Incident Management
13 11 (13.92%) DB2
13 11 (13.92%) Linux
13 11 (13.92%) LDAP
13 11 (13.92%) Performance Monitoring
13 11 (13.92%) Ansible
14 10 (12.66%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (12.66%) SC Cleared
14 10 (12.66%) Change Management
14 10 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (11.39%) ODBC
15 9 (11.39%) IBM
15 9 (11.39%) SLA
15 9 (11.39%) Presales

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 (6.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (5.06%) Smallworld
3 1 (1.27%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 69 (87.34%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (6.33%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (5.06%) Office 365
2 1 (1.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.92%) LDAP
2 4 (5.06%) MVNO
3 3 (3.80%) Firewall
4 2 (2.53%) DHCP
4 2 (2.53%) DNS
4 2 (2.53%) WAN
5 1 (1.27%) 4G
5 1 (1.27%) BGP
5 1 (1.27%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (1.27%) HTTP
5 1 (1.27%) LAN
5 1 (1.27%) MPLS
5 1 (1.27%) Multicast
5 1 (1.27%) OpenFlow
5 1 (1.27%) OSPF
5 1 (1.27%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.27%) VoLTE
5 1 (1.27%) Wireless
5 1 (1.27%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.92%) DB2
2 3 (3.80%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.27%) Big Data
3 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.27%) MS Access
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 26 (32.91%) Telecoms
2 13 (16.46%) Finance
3 2 (2.53%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.53%) Banking
3 2 (2.53%) International Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Billing
4 1 (1.27%) Electronics
4 1 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (24.05%) Analyst
2 15 (18.99%) Architect
3 12 (15.19%) Administrator
4 9 (11.39%) Service Analyst
5 7 (8.86%) OSS Architect
5 7 (8.86%) Service Architect
6 6 (7.59%) Designer
6 6 (7.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (7.59%) Solutions Designer
7 5 (6.33%) Business Analyst
7 5 (6.33%) Change Analyst
7 5 (6.33%) Consultant
7 5 (6.33%) OSS Solutions Designer
7 5 (6.33%) Remedy Architect
8 4 (5.06%) Change Management Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Server Administrator
8 4 (5.06%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Service Operations Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.39%) ODBC
2 4 (5.06%) WAP
3 2 (2.53%) ISPF
4 1 (1.27%) Ajax
4 1 (1.27%) CSS
4 1 (1.27%) HTML
4 1 (1.27%) REST
4 1 (1.27%) SOAP
4 1 (1.27%) Web Services
4 1 (1.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.85%) CMDB
2 8 (10.13%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.59%) User Experience
4 4 (5.06%) Frameworx
5 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.80%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.53%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (2.53%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.53%) PKI
7 1 (1.27%) BYOD
7 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.27%) FMCG
7 1 (1.27%) Life Science
7 1 (1.27%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.27%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 24 (30.38%) Windows
2 14 (17.72%) Unix
3 11 (13.92%) Linux
4 5 (6.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.53%) Android
5 2 (2.53%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.51%) ITIL
2 29 (36.71%) Service Management
3 17 (21.52%) ITIL V3
4 15 (18.99%) ITSM
5 13 (16.46%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (15.19%) Incident Management
7 11 (13.92%) Performance Monitoring
8 10 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (12.66%) Change Management
8 10 (12.66%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (11.39%) Presales
10 8 (10.13%) Business Analysis
10 8 (10.13%) Data Modelling
10 8 (10.13%) DSDM
10 8 (10.13%) PRINCE2
10 8 (10.13%) Project Management
10 8 (10.13%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (8.86%) Configuration Management
11 7 (8.86%) Customer Requirements
12 6 (7.59%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.46%) Shell Script
2 5 (6.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (6.33%) SQL
3 4 (5.06%) Java
4 2 (2.53%) JCL
4 2 (2.53%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.53%) REXX
4 2 (2.53%) VBScript
5 1 (1.27%) Python
5 1 (1.27%) R
5 1 (1.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (20.25%) Security Cleared
2 10 (12.66%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (3.80%) Degree
5 1 (1.27%) CCDP
5 1 (1.27%) CCNP
5 1 (1.27%) CCSA
5 1 (1.27%) CCSE
5 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.27%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.27%) MCSE
5 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.39%) SLA
2 4 (5.06%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 3 (3.80%) QA
4 1 (1.27%) GAMP
4 1 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (8.86%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.06%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.53%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (1.27%) Firmware
5 1 (1.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (18.99%) Netcool
2 11 (13.92%) Ansible
3 5 (6.33%) BladeLogic
3 5 (6.33%) MOM
4 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (5.06%) Nessus
5 2 (2.53%) AirWatch
5 2 (2.53%) Control-M
5 2 (2.53%) MAINVIEW
5 2 (2.53%) PowerCLI
6 1 (1.27%) Amdocs OSS
6 1 (1.27%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.27%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (1.27%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.27%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 69 (87.34%) Remedy
2 15 (18.99%) Oracle
3 9 (11.39%) IBM
4 7 (8.86%) ServiceNow
4 7 (8.86%) VMware
5 6 (7.59%) HP
5 6 (7.59%) Microsoft
6 5 (6.33%) Cisco
7 4 (5.06%) Intergraph
7 4 (5.06%) NetApp
8 2 (2.53%) Ab Initio
8 2 (2.53%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.53%) FairCom
8 2 (2.53%) Motorola
9 1 (1.27%) ArcSight
9 1 (1.27%) CA
9 1 (1.27%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.27%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.27%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.27%) Splunk