Period
to 20 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 20 July 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 West
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 197 213
Rank change year-on-year +8 +16 -3
Contract jobs citing BMC 20 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.36% 0.25% 0.031%
As % of the Vendors category 0.87% 0.59% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 0
South West median daily rate £250 £376 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.55% - -
England median daily rate £400 £400 £420
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 0
South West median hourly rate £17.00 £12.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.67% - -
England median hourly rate £17.00 £12.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +41.67% -29.41% -62.22%

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 West.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2293 2560 2493
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 41.71% 42.36% 39.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1388 1602 1482
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% -0.62%
10th Percentile £213 £225 £213
90th Percentile £538 £538 £510
England median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 134 175
South West median hourly rate £39.00 £25.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +56.00% +23.85% +7.65%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.36 £11.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.06 £55.00
England median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.86% - +2.94%

BMC
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for BMC in the South West

BMC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BMC in the South West

BMC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BMC in the South West over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BMC in the South West

BMC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BMC in the South West

BMC
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Wiltshire +3 8 £475 +30.14%
Cornwall - 7 £183 -
Devon -15 4 £250 -
BMC
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 West region with a requirement for BMC.

1 11 (55.00%) ITIL
2 9 (45.00%) Supplier Management
3 8 (40.00%) ISEB
3 8 (40.00%) Remedy
3 8 (40.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (35.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 7 (35.00%) ISO/IEC 19770
4 7 (35.00%) Snow
5 5 (25.00%) ITIL V3
5 5 (25.00%) DV Cleared
5 5 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (25.00%) ITSM
6 4 (20.00%) ZABBIX
6 4 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (20.00%) New Relic
6 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (15.00%) BYOD
7 3 (15.00%) Contract Management
7 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
7 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (15.00%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (15.00%) Information Security
7 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
8 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (10.00%) SAP
9 1 (5.00%) BIG-IP
9 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
9 1 (5.00%) Functional Testing

BMC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Business Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Business Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Service Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Service Transition Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Transition Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) IT Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Junior
4 1 (5.00%) Junior QA Tester
4 1 (5.00%) Junior Tester
4 1 (5.00%) Monitoring Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) QA Tester
4 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) BYOD
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) ITIL
2 9 (45.00%) Supplier Management
3 5 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 5 (25.00%) ITSM
4 4 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Contract Management
5 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (15.00%) Information Security
5 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
5 3 (15.00%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.00%) Functional Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Scenario Testing
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) ISEB
1 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) CCNA
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.00%) EMCIE
4 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (5.00%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) ISO/IEC 19770
1 7 (35.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (5.00%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (5.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Remedy
2 7 (35.00%) Snow
3 4 (20.00%) New Relic
4 2 (10.00%) SAP
5 1 (5.00%) CA
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco
5 1 (5.00%) EMC
5 1 (5.00%) F5
5 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds