The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Remedy ITSM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Remedy ITSM 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.

BMC Remedy IT Service Management (ITSM)
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 518 546 521
Rank change year-on-year +28 -25  
Contract jobs citing Remedy ITSM 92 108 121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.20% 0.22%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.29% 2.41% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 55 60
Median daily rate £370 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.77% +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £70 £296 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £640 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £351 £425
% change year-on-year +11.11% -17.41%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.38 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.91% +36.30%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £34.94 £12.75
% change year-on-year - +174.07%  

Remedy ITSM is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 4009 4473 4731
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.51% 8.29% 8.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2365 2749 2692
Median daily rate £475 £438 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 54 51
Median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.92% +44.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £11.00 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.50 £99.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.28% +52.17%  

Remedy ITSM
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Remedy ITSM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Remedy ITSM in the UK

Remedy ITSM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Remedy ITSM.

Contractor daily rate trend for Remedy ITSM in the UK

Remedy ITSM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Remedy ITSM over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Remedy ITSM in the UK

Remedy ITSM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Remedy ITSM.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Remedy ITSM in the UK

Remedy ITSM
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Remedy ITSM within the UK 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
England +5 88 £360 -20.00% 12
South East +27 44 £411 +14.23% 1
London -22 30 £80 -82.70% 6
Hampshire +19 20 £400 +14.28%
Basingstoke +4 17 £335 +15.51%
Berkshire +22 14 £500 +31.57% 1
Uxbridge - 13 £70 - 1
Reading +27 8 - -
East of England -1 7 £335 -37.67% 2
Bedfordshire -2 7 £370 -
Buckinghamshire -11 6 £300 -
Bedford - 6 £370 -
South West +7 5 - -
Milton Keynes -11 5 £300 -
Wiltshire - 5 - -
Chippenham - 4 - -
Surrey +10 3 £450 +36.36%
Northamptonshire +4 3 £300 -
East Midlands -3 3 £300 - 1
City of London -15 3 £538 +16.21% 1
County Antrim -40 3 £390 -
Northern Ireland -43 3 £390 -
Belfast -45 3 £390 -
Stockley Park - 3 £70 -
West Midlands +21 2 - -
Cambridge +4 2 £300 -
Cambridgeshire 0 2 £300 -
Kettering - 2 £300 -
Luton - 2 £300 -
Birmingham - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Remedy ITSM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Remedy ITSM.

1 168 (100.00%) Remedy
2 118 (70.24%) BMC
3 111 (66.07%) ITIL
4 99 (58.93%) ITSM
5 60 (35.71%) Service Management
6 43 (25.60%) Microsoft
7 42 (25.00%) Windows
8 38 (22.62%) ITIL V3
9 37 (22.02%) Security Cleared
9 37 (22.02%) Project Management
10 30 (17.86%) ITIL Certification
11 29 (17.26%) Service Delivery
11 29 (17.26%) CMDB
12 26 (15.48%) Microsoft Office
13 24 (14.29%) SLA
14 21 (12.50%) Telecoms
14 21 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
14 21 (12.50%) Incident Management
15 18 (10.71%) Finance
15 18 (10.71%) Change Management
15 18 (10.71%) Active Directory
15 18 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
16 17 (10.12%) SC Cleared
16 17 (10.12%) Apple
17 16 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
18 15 (8.93%) BPSS Clearance
18 15 (8.93%) SDLC
18 15 (8.93%) Microsoft Excel
18 15 (8.93%) SQL
19 14 (8.33%) PRINCE2

Remedy ITSM
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 6 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 6 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (3.57%) MS Exchange
1 6 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.79%) CMS
2 3 (1.79%) IIS
3 2 (1.19%) Confluence
4 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.60%) Smallworld
4 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
Applications
1 26 (15.48%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (8.93%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (4.76%) Remedy AR System
2 3 (1.79%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.60%) assyst
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.19%) Oracle CX
1 2 (1.19%) Oracle Service Cloud
2 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.60%) CloudSense
2 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.98%) DNS
1 5 (2.98%) LDAP
1 5 (2.98%) TCP/IP
1 5 (2.98%) WAN
2 4 (2.38%) Firewall
2 4 (2.38%) MVNO
2 4 (2.38%) VoIP
2 4 (2.38%) WLAN
3 3 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (1.79%) Network Security
4 2 (1.19%) LTE
4 2 (1.19%) NAS
4 2 (1.19%) SAN
4 2 (1.19%) SSL
5 1 (0.60%) 3G
5 1 (0.60%) Extranet
5 1 (0.60%) Internet
5 1 (0.60%) Intranet
5 1 (0.60%) MPLS
5 1 (0.60%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.36%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.98%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.19%) DB2
3 2 (1.19%) PowerCenter
3 2 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.60%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.19%) JIRA
1 2 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.60%) Ant
2 1 (0.60%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.60%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.60%) Hudson
2 1 (0.60%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.60%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.60%) Maven
2 1 (0.60%) NuGet
2 1 (0.60%) Subversion
2 1 (0.60%) Vagrant
General
1 21 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 18 (10.71%) Finance
3 13 (7.74%) Retail
4 6 (3.57%) Banking
5 3 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.19%) Billing
6 2 (1.19%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.60%) Back Office
7 1 (0.60%) Electronics
7 1 (0.60%) French Language
7 1 (0.60%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 45 (26.79%) Analyst
2 21 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 16 (9.52%) Consultant
4 15 (8.93%) Desktop Support
5 14 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 13 (7.74%) Architect
7 12 (7.14%) Developer
7 12 (7.14%) Service Architect
8 10 (5.95%) Service Desk Engineer
9 8 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (4.76%) Support Analyst
10 7 (4.17%) Business Analyst
10 7 (4.17%) Change Analyst
10 7 (4.17%) Desktop Analyst
10 7 (4.17%) Desktop Engineer
10 7 (4.17%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 7 (4.17%) ITSM Analyst
10 7 (4.17%) Remedy Developer
10 7 (4.17%) Service Manager
11 6 (3.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.74%) Web Services
2 10 (5.95%) .NET
3 8 (4.76%) HTML
4 7 (4.17%) CSS
5 5 (2.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (1.79%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.79%) AngularJS
6 3 (1.79%) XML
7 2 (1.19%) Hibernate
7 2 (1.19%) HTML5
7 2 (1.19%) jQuery
7 2 (1.19%) JSP
7 2 (1.19%) LESS
7 2 (1.19%) ODBC
7 2 (1.19%) Spring
8 1 (0.60%) Java RMI
8 1 (0.60%) JMS
8 1 (0.60%) JSON
8 1 (0.60%) SAP PI
8 1 (0.60%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (17.26%) CMDB
2 18 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.55%) User Experience
4 7 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.57%) Blackberry
5 6 (3.57%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.57%) Replication
6 5 (2.98%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (2.38%) CESG
7 4 (2.38%) Fat Client
7 4 (2.38%) Life Science
7 4 (2.38%) Smartphone
7 4 (2.38%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.79%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.19%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.60%) Frameworx
10 1 (0.60%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.60%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 42 (25.00%) Windows
2 11 (6.55%) Windows 7
2 11 (6.55%) Windows Server
3 8 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 8 (4.76%) Unix
4 5 (2.98%) Linux
4 5 (2.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (2.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.38%) Android
5 4 (2.38%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.19%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (66.07%) ITIL
2 99 (58.93%) ITSM
3 60 (35.71%) Service Management
4 38 (22.62%) ITIL V3
5 37 (22.02%) Project Management
6 29 (17.26%) Service Delivery
7 21 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (12.50%) Incident Management
8 18 (10.71%) Change Management
9 16 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (8.93%) SDLC
11 14 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
11 14 (8.33%) PRINCE2
12 13 (7.74%) Customer Requirements
12 13 (7.74%) Presales
13 12 (7.14%) DSDM
13 12 (7.14%) Problem Management
14 11 (6.55%) Release Management
15 10 (5.95%) Chat Support
15 10 (5.95%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (8.93%) SQL
2 6 (3.57%) Java
2 6 (3.57%) JavaScript
3 3 (1.79%) JCL
3 3 (1.79%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.19%) PHP
4 2 (1.19%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.19%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.60%) C
5 1 (0.60%) C#
5 1 (0.60%) Perl
5 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.60%) VB
5 1 (0.60%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 37 (22.02%) Security Cleared
2 30 (17.86%) ITIL Certification
3 17 (10.12%) SC Cleared
4 15 (8.93%) BPSS Clearance
5 14 (8.33%) Degree
6 11 (6.55%) MCP
6 11 (6.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (3.57%) MCDST
8 5 (2.98%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (1.19%) CCNA
11 1 (0.60%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.60%) CCDP
11 1 (0.60%) CCNP
11 1 (0.60%) CCSE
11 1 (0.60%) HNC
11 1 (0.60%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.60%) MCSA
11 1 (0.60%) MCSE
11 1 (0.60%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (14.29%) SLA
2 8 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 6 (3.57%) QA
4 3 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (1.19%) GAMP
5 2 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.60%) PMO
System Software
1 18 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.57%) XenApp
3 3 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.60%) Docker
4 1 (0.60%) Firmware
4 1 (0.60%) iptables
4 1 (0.60%) NFS
4 1 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 14 (8.33%) Netcool
2 13 (7.74%) ServiceCenter
3 8 (4.76%) SCCM
4 4 (2.38%) AirWatch
5 3 (1.79%) Control-M
5 3 (1.79%) SCOM
6 2 (1.19%) Ansible
6 2 (1.19%) BladeLogic
6 2 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.19%) Nessus
6 2 (1.19%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.60%) Amdocs OSS
7 1 (0.60%) BMC Marimba
7 1 (0.60%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.60%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.60%) Puppet
7 1 (0.60%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.60%) WSUS
Vendors
1 168 (100.00%) Remedy
2 118 (70.24%) BMC
3 43 (25.60%) Microsoft
4 17 (10.12%) Apple
5 14 (8.33%) CA
5 14 (8.33%) HP
6 13 (7.74%) Oracle
6 13 (7.74%) Peregrine
7 12 (7.14%) ServiceNow
8 6 (3.57%) Cisco
8 6 (3.57%) Citrix
9 5 (2.98%) VMware
10 4 (2.38%) SAP
11 3 (1.79%) Micro Focus
11 3 (1.79%) Motorola
11 3 (1.79%) Thunderhead
12 2 (1.19%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.19%) Informatica
12 2 (1.19%) SolarWinds
13 1 (0.60%) FactSet
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Talendrone.com
Rate: £60 - £80 / Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Rate: Up to £420 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago