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 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
England / South East
Rank 208 229 219
Rank change year-on-year +21 -10  
Contract jobs citing BMC 37 33 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.48% 0.36% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 0.97% 0.74% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 36
Median daily rate £175 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -56.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £150 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £485 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £294 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -26.56% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.00% -  
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 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 3808 4473 4455
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 49.14% 48.88% 45.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2090 2659 2327
Median daily rate £415 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.09% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 201 220
Median hourly rate £15.50 £30.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.33% +66.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.25 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £60.00 £43.00
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 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 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 23 March 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
Berkshire +26 16 £375 +3.44% 1
Hampshire +3 12 £325 -27.37%
Oxfordshire -4 7 £150 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Thames Valley - 1 - -
BMC
England

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

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 South East region with a requirement for BMC.

1 48 (62.34%) Remedy
1 48 (62.34%) Remedy ITSM
2 40 (51.95%) ITIL
3 27 (35.06%) Service Management
3 27 (35.06%) Security Cleared
4 25 (32.47%) CMDB
5 24 (31.17%) CA
6 21 (27.27%) Windows
7 19 (24.68%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (20.78%) ITSM
8 16 (20.78%) Scrum
9 15 (19.48%) IaaS
10 14 (18.18%) SC Cleared
10 14 (18.18%) VMware
10 14 (18.18%) Oracle
11 13 (16.88%) SQL
11 13 (16.88%) Microsoft
12 12 (15.58%) Intel Security
12 12 (15.58%) Web Services
12 12 (15.58%) Linux
12 12 (15.58%) Workflow
12 12 (15.58%) Knowledge Management
13 11 (14.29%) Firewall
13 11 (14.29%) Active Directory
13 11 (14.29%) HP
14 10 (12.99%) Unix
14 10 (12.99%) MS Office
14 10 (12.99%) Finance
14 10 (12.99%) Management Information System
14 10 (12.99%) User Stories

BMC
Top Related 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 4 (5.19%) NetWeaver
2 3 (3.90%) CMS
3 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.30%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (12.99%) MS Office
2 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 48 (62.34%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (7.79%) Oracle Receivables
2 6 (7.79%) Remedy AR System
3 4 (5.19%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
Cloud Services
1 15 (19.48%) IaaS
2 9 (11.69%) PaaS
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle CX
4 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.30%) CloudSense
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.29%) Firewall
2 7 (9.09%) DNS
3 4 (5.19%) VoIP
3 4 (5.19%) WAN
3 4 (5.19%) WLAN
4 3 (3.90%) DHCP
4 3 (3.90%) NAS
4 3 (3.90%) Network Security
4 3 (3.90%) SAN
5 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.30%) FTP
6 1 (1.30%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.30%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.30%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.19%) DB2
1 4 (5.19%) SAP BW
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (2.60%) Power BI
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (12.99%) Finance
2 9 (11.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.30%) Billing
3 1 (1.30%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (18.18%) Analyst
1 14 (18.18%) Consultant
2 8 (10.39%) Desktop Support
3 7 (9.09%) Desktop Analyst
3 7 (9.09%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 7 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 6 (7.79%) Developer
5 5 (6.49%) Administrator
5 5 (6.49%) Architect
5 5 (6.49%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (6.49%) Senior Desktop Analyst
5 5 (6.49%) Senior Desktop Support
5 5 (6.49%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
5 5 (6.49%) Senior Support Analyst
5 5 (6.49%) Server Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Mobile Specialist
6 4 (5.19%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 4 (5.19%) SAP Consultant
6 4 (5.19%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.58%) Web Services
2 6 (7.79%) CSS
2 6 (7.79%) HTML
3 4 (5.19%) SAP Basis
4 3 (3.90%) XML
5 2 (2.60%) .NET
6 1 (1.30%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.30%) RESTful
6 1 (1.30%) SOAP
6 1 (1.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (32.47%) CMDB
2 10 (12.99%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.79%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.19%) CESG
4 4 (5.19%) Smartphone
5 3 (3.90%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.60%) Life Science
6 2 (2.60%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (27.27%) Windows
2 12 (15.58%) Linux
3 10 (12.99%) Unix
4 8 (10.39%) Apple iOS
5 6 (7.79%) Windows Server
6 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (5.19%) AIX
7 4 (5.19%) Android
7 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (51.95%) ITIL
2 27 (35.06%) Service Management
3 19 (24.68%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (20.78%) ITSM
4 16 (20.78%) Scrum
5 12 (15.58%) Knowledge Management
5 12 (15.58%) Workflow
6 10 (12.99%) User Stories
7 9 (11.69%) Data Modelling
8 8 (10.39%) Incident Management
9 7 (9.09%) Analytics
9 7 (9.09%) Change Control
9 7 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
9 7 (9.09%) Data Loss Prevention
9 7 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (9.09%) Security Hardening
9 7 (9.09%) Security Management
9 7 (9.09%) SIEM
9 7 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
10 6 (7.79%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.88%) SQL
2 4 (5.19%) Java
3 2 (2.60%) PHP
3 2 (2.60%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.60%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.30%) Korn
4 1 (1.30%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (35.06%) Security Cleared
2 14 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 9 (11.69%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (10.39%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (6.49%) Degree
5 5 (6.49%) MCP
6 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (3.90%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.30%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) SLA
2 5 (6.49%) QA
3 2 (2.60%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.60%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.60%) vSphere
4 1 (1.30%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (9.09%) CA Spectrum
1 7 (9.09%) Puppet
2 6 (7.79%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (7.79%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (6.49%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (5.19%) AirWatch
4 4 (5.19%) Terraform
5 3 (3.90%) Netcool
6 2 (2.60%) SCCM
6 2 (2.60%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.30%) Amdocs OSS
7 1 (1.30%) Ansible
7 1 (1.30%) BladeLogic
7 1 (1.30%) Control-M
7 1 (1.30%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.30%) SCOM
7 1 (1.30%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.30%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.30%) vMotion
7 1 (1.30%) vRealize
Vendors
1 48 (62.34%) Remedy
2 24 (31.17%) CA
3 14 (18.18%) Oracle
3 14 (18.18%) VMware
4 13 (16.88%) Microsoft
5 12 (15.58%) Intel Security
6 11 (14.29%) HP
7 9 (11.69%) Splunk
8 7 (9.09%) ArcSight
8 7 (9.09%) CheckPoint
8 7 (9.09%) ServiceNow
8 7 (9.09%) SolarWinds
8 7 (9.09%) Symantec
9 6 (7.79%) Cisco
10 4 (5.19%) SAP
11 3 (3.90%) IBM
12 2 (2.60%) Motorola
13 1 (1.30%) Apple
13 1 (1.30%) Ericsson
13 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
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