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 3 months to 27 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 Software, Inc.

BMC
England / South East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 235 215
Rank change year-on-year +13 -20  
Contract jobs citing BMC 33 35 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.43% 0.39% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 0.86% 0.80% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 14
Median daily rate £450 £360 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -25.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £178 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £351 £400
% change year-on-year +22.86% -12.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £52.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -76.19% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £34.94 £12.75
% change year-on-year -51.34% +174.07%  

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 South East.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 3827 4353 4417
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 49.35% 48.40% 47.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2131 2551 2414
Median daily rate £413 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +0.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 218 228
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +2.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.84 £11.00 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.46 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

BMC
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +21 19 £405 +15.54%
Buckinghamshire -12 5 - - 2
Surrey - 5 £450 -
Berkshire +7 4 £480 +29.72% 1
BMC
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 54 (80.60%) Remedy
1 54 (80.60%) Remedy ITSM
2 37 (55.22%) ITIL
3 25 (37.31%) Service Management
4 24 (35.82%) CMDB
5 23 (34.33%) Security Cleared
6 15 (22.39%) ITSM
6 15 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (22.39%) Project Management
7 14 (20.90%) Windows
7 14 (20.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (20.90%) BPSS Clearance
8 13 (19.40%) ITIL V3
8 13 (19.40%) PRINCE2
8 13 (19.40%) Netcool
8 13 (19.40%) Customer Requirements
9 12 (17.91%) Finance
9 12 (17.91%) Microsoft
9 12 (17.91%) DSDM
9 12 (17.91%) Presales
9 12 (17.91%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (16.42%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (16.42%) Service Delivery
11 10 (14.93%) Telecoms
11 10 (14.93%) SLA
11 10 (14.93%) Oracle
11 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Office
12 9 (13.43%) Web Services
12 9 (13.43%) SQL
13 8 (11.94%) Unix

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 3 (4.48%) CMS
2 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.49%) Smallworld
Applications
1 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 54 (80.60%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (5.97%) Remedy AR System
3 3 (4.48%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (1.49%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Oracle CX
1 2 (2.99%) Oracle Service Cloud
2 1 (1.49%) CloudSense
2 1 (1.49%) IaaS
2 1 (1.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.96%) Firewall
2 5 (7.46%) NAS
2 5 (7.46%) SAN
2 5 (7.46%) WAN
3 4 (5.97%) MVNO
3 4 (5.97%) VoIP
3 4 (5.97%) WLAN
4 2 (2.99%) LDAP
4 2 (2.99%) Network Security
5 1 (1.49%) BGP
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.49%) DHCP
5 1 (1.49%) DNS
5 1 (1.49%) LAN
5 1 (1.49%) MPLS
5 1 (1.49%) Multicast
5 1 (1.49%) OSPF
5 1 (1.49%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.49%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) DB2
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (17.91%) Finance
2 10 (14.93%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.97%) Banking
4 2 (2.99%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Billing
5 1 (1.49%) Electronics
5 1 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (19.40%) Analyst
1 13 (19.40%) Architect
2 12 (17.91%) Service Architect
3 11 (16.42%) Desktop Support
4 7 (10.45%) Administrator
4 7 (10.45%) Desktop Analyst
4 7 (10.45%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 7 (10.45%) Support Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) Developer
6 5 (7.46%) BSS Architect
6 5 (7.46%) Consultant
6 5 (7.46%) ITIL Service Architect
6 5 (7.46%) OSS Architect
6 5 (7.46%) Remedy Architect
6 5 (7.46%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Senior Desktop Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Senior Desktop Support
6 5 (7.46%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Senior Support Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Mobile Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.43%) Web Services
2 6 (8.96%) CSS
2 6 (8.96%) HTML
3 4 (5.97%) XML
4 2 (2.99%) .NET
4 2 (2.99%) Flash
4 2 (2.99%) ODBC
5 1 (1.49%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.49%) JSON
5 1 (1.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 24 (35.82%) CMDB
2 7 (10.45%) User Experience
3 5 (7.46%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.97%) CESG
4 4 (5.97%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (5.97%) Smartphone
5 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.48%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.48%) Life Science
6 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.99%) EMC VNX
6 2 (2.99%) Smart Meter
6 2 (2.99%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.49%) Frameworx
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.90%) Windows
2 8 (11.94%) Apple iOS
2 8 (11.94%) Unix
3 5 (7.46%) Linux
4 4 (5.97%) Android
5 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.49%) AIX
6 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (55.22%) ITIL
2 25 (37.31%) Service Management
3 15 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (22.39%) ITSM
3 15 (22.39%) Project Management
4 14 (20.90%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (19.40%) Customer Requirements
5 13 (19.40%) ITIL V3
5 13 (19.40%) PRINCE2
6 12 (17.91%) DSDM
6 12 (17.91%) Presales
6 12 (17.91%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (16.42%) Service Delivery
8 8 (11.94%) Incident Management
9 7 (10.45%) Capacity Management
9 7 (10.45%) Change Control
9 7 (10.45%) Demand Management
9 7 (10.45%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 7 (10.45%) Release Management
9 7 (10.45%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.43%) SQL
2 6 (8.96%) Java
3 3 (4.48%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.48%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.99%) PHP
4 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.99%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.49%) Korn
5 1 (1.49%) Perl
5 1 (1.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (34.33%) Security Cleared
2 14 (20.90%) BPSS Clearance
3 11 (16.42%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (11.94%) SC Cleared
5 7 (10.45%) Degree
6 4 (5.97%) MCP
6 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.49%) CCDP
7 1 (1.49%) CCNP
7 1 (1.49%) CCSA
7 1 (1.49%) CCSE
7 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.49%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.49%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.93%) SLA
2 7 (10.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 4 (5.97%) QA
4 2 (2.99%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.49%) GAMP
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.97%) vSphere
3 2 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.49%) Firmware
4 1 (1.49%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 13 (19.40%) Netcool
2 6 (8.96%) BladeLogic
3 4 (5.97%) AirWatch
4 3 (4.48%) vCenter Server
4 3 (4.48%) vRealize
5 2 (2.99%) Ansible
5 2 (2.99%) Nessus
5 2 (2.99%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.49%) Amdocs OSS
6 1 (1.49%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.49%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (1.49%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.49%) Puppet
6 1 (1.49%) SCCM
6 1 (1.49%) SCOM
6 1 (1.49%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.49%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 54 (80.60%) Remedy
2 12 (17.91%) Microsoft
3 10 (14.93%) Oracle
4 7 (10.45%) HP
5 6 (8.96%) ServiceNow
6 5 (7.46%) CA
6 5 (7.46%) VMware
7 3 (4.48%) 3PAR
7 3 (4.48%) Motorola
8 2 (2.99%) EMC
8 2 (2.99%) NetApp
9 1 (1.49%) Apple
9 1 (1.49%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.49%) Cisco
9 1 (1.49%) Cramer
9 1 (1.49%) Intergraph
9 1 (1.49%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.49%) Splunk
9 1 (1.49%) Veritas
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