Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 24 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 - 95
Rank change year-on-year - +95 +1
Contract jobs citing BMC 8 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.85% - 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 1.91% - 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 7
South Wales median daily rate £325 - £400
Wales median daily rate £325 £600 £400
% change year-on-year -45.83% +50.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate - - -

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 South Wales.

All Vendors
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 419 447 577
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 44.62% 39.59% 44.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 302 420
South Wales median daily rate £355 £390 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.97% +12.64% -1.07%
10th Percentile £175 £206 £213
90th Percentile £500 £550 £475
Wales median daily rate £353 £400 £343
% change year-on-year -11.88% +16.79% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 33 25
South Wales median hourly rate £18.50 £13.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.04% -32.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £10.36 £11.17 £10.43
90th Percentile £24.25 £61.25 £31.60
Wales median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £15.43
% change year-on-year +12.00% -18.99% +14.30%

BMC
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for BMC in South Wales

BMC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BMC in South Wales

BMC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BMC in South Wales

BMC
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 24 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
Newport - 3 £368 -
Cardiff - 2 £300 -
BMC
Wales

For the 6 months to 24 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 Wales region with a requirement for BMC.

1 8 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 8 (100.00%) HP
1 8 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (75.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (75.00%) Defect Management
2 6 (75.00%) VLAN
2 6 (75.00%) Test Management
2 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (75.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (75.00%) Project Management
2 6 (75.00%) RUP
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (75.00%) Unified Process
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) Romanian Language
3 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 5 (62.50%) ISEB
4 4 (50.00%) Network Management
5 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) C
6 2 (25.00%) HP UFT
6 2 (25.00%) LoadRunner
6 2 (25.00%) Remedy
6 2 (25.00%) ITIL

BMC
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (25.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (75.00%) Romanian Language
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Test Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Deployment Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Network Systems Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Release Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (75.00%) Defect Management
2 6 (75.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (75.00%) Project Management
2 6 (75.00%) RUP
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (75.00%) Test Management
2 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (75.00%) Unified Process
3 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Network Management
5 2 (25.00%) Change Management
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) ITSM
5 2 (25.00%) Release Management
5 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) ISEB
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (75.00%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (25.00%) BMC Marimba
3 2 (25.00%) SCCM
3 2 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) HP
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) IBM
4 2 (25.00%) Remedy
4 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow