The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Remedy products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Remedy over the 3 months to 29 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 Remedy.

Remedy
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 329 327 285
Rank change year-on-year -2 -42  
Contract jobs citing Remedy 299 370 410
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.66% 0.69% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 1.50% 1.57% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 179 213
Median daily rate £320 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £145 £117
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £320
% change year-on-year - -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 28 47
Median hourly rate £15.00 £9.91 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.36% -33.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.84 £8.50 £8.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.97 £21.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £9.82 £14.00
% change year-on-year +52.82% -29.89%  

Remedy 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.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 19933 23550 24158
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.07% 43.75% 45.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 12320 14319 13673
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £553 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 711 809 1029
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.23% +11.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.73 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Remedy
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Remedy in the UK

Remedy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Remedy in the UK

Remedy
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Remedy over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Remedy in the UK

Remedy
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Remedy in the UK

Remedy
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Remedy over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Remedy in the UK

Remedy
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 within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
England +6 278 £325 -7.14% 36
South East +17 133 £310 -12.05% 12
London -3 77 £381 +1.24% 13
Berkshire +13 49 £243 -14.91% 1
Hampshire +24 39 £363 -23.68% 6
Reading +7 34 £175 +6.06%
Buckinghamshire +1 30 £350 -17.64%
Milton Keynes +9 26 £350 -17.64%
East of England -2 21 £300 -15.78% 3
City of London -4 14 £125 -72.22% 1
Hertfordshire -6 13 £300 -17.24% 3
Yorkshire +23 11 £400 +185.71% 1
West Midlands +14 11 £306 -22.95% 4
Basingstoke +11 11 £260 -38.09%
East Midlands -24 8 £208 +3.75% 1
North West +20 7 £175 - 1
Birmingham +5 7 £306 -30.00% 3
Oxfordshire +1 7 £150 -
South West -13 7 £269 +88.77% 1
South Wales +16 6 £200 -68.00% 2
Cambridgeshire +7 6 - -
Wales +7 6 £200 -57.89% 2
Oxford -1 6 £150 -
North Yorkshire - 6 £400 -
Jersey - 6 - -
Channel Islands - 6 - -
Bracknell +5 5 £225 -40.00%
Stevenage +2 5 £300 +15.38%
Bristol +1 5 £350 +133.33% 1
Leicester -11 5 £175 -30.00% 1

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Remedy 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.

1 270 (47.87%) ITIL
2 186 (32.98%) Microsoft
3 166 (29.43%) Windows
4 154 (27.30%) Remedy ITSM
5 127 (22.52%) BMC
6 120 (21.28%) MS Excel
7 116 (20.57%) Service Management
8 113 (20.04%) Security Cleared
9 99 (17.55%) ITIL V3
10 97 (17.20%) Telecoms
11 93 (16.49%) Project Management
11 93 (16.49%) Active Directory
12 88 (15.60%) MS Office
12 88 (15.60%) SC Cleared
13 82 (14.54%) ITSM
14 76 (13.48%) Management Information System
14 76 (13.48%) Analytical Skills
15 75 (13.30%) Finance
16 70 (12.41%) ServiceNow
17 69 (12.23%) HP
18 68 (12.06%) Incident Management
19 67 (11.88%) PRINCE2
20 66 (11.70%) SLA
20 66 (11.70%) Agile Software Development
21 64 (11.35%) Windows 7
22 61 (10.82%) Change Management
23 54 (9.57%) Oracle
23 54 (9.57%) SQL
24 53 (9.40%) MS Project
25 52 (9.22%) Cisco

Remedy
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 38 (6.74%) SharePoint
2 19 (3.37%) MS Exchange
3 14 (2.48%) Skype for Business
4 12 (2.13%) IIS
5 11 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (1.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (1.24%) IBM Notes
8 4 (0.71%) Confluence
8 4 (0.71%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.53%) JBoss
9 3 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.53%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.35%) CICS
10 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.35%) SAS
11 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.18%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 120 (21.28%) MS Excel
2 88 (15.60%) MS Office
3 53 (9.40%) MS Project
4 25 (4.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (1.95%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.18%) Maya
Business Applications
1 154 (27.30%) Remedy ITSM
2 10 (1.77%) Remedy AR System
3 6 (1.06%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (0.53%) assyst
4 3 (0.53%) LatentZero
4 3 (0.53%) LongView
4 3 (0.53%) Sentinel
4 3 (0.53%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.18%) Misys Midas
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.18%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.18%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.18%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 26 (4.61%) Office 365
2 17 (3.01%) SaaS
3 15 (2.66%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (1.77%) IaaS
5 10 (1.77%) PaaS
6 5 (0.89%) CloudSense
6 5 (0.89%) OneDrive
6 5 (0.89%) Yammer
7 4 (0.71%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.35%) Oracle CX
10 1 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.18%) G Suite
10 1 (0.18%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 46 (8.16%) Firewall
2 36 (6.38%) DNS
2 36 (6.38%) VoLTE
2 36 (6.38%) Wi-Fi
3 35 (6.21%) LTE
4 32 (5.67%) WAN
5 30 (5.32%) LAN
6 28 (4.96%) VPN
7 25 (4.43%) TCP/IP
8 22 (3.90%) DHCP
9 21 (3.72%) VoIP
10 16 (2.84%) Ethernet
11 12 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (2.13%) Internet
11 12 (2.13%) MPLS
11 12 (2.13%) Wireless
12 11 (1.95%) Skype
13 10 (1.77%) BGP
13 10 (1.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 10 (1.77%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (4.43%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.19%) Oracle Database
3 10 (1.77%) Oracle Database 12c
4 9 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (1.60%) Oracle BI EE
5 8 (1.42%) RDBMS
5 8 (1.42%) Relational Database
6 7 (1.24%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (1.06%) Oracle OWB
8 5 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (0.71%) MS Access
10 3 (0.53%) MySQL
11 2 (0.35%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 2 (0.35%) DB2
11 2 (0.35%) Power BI
11 2 (0.35%) PowerCenter
11 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (3.55%) JIRA
2 13 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (2.13%) Jenkins
4 9 (1.60%) Git (software)
5 7 (1.24%) HP UFT
6 6 (1.06%) Oracle APEX
6 6 (1.06%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (1.06%) TeamCity
6 6 (1.06%) Toad
7 5 (0.89%) Introscope
8 4 (0.71%) Artifactory
8 4 (0.71%) Selenium
8 4 (0.71%) Subversion
9 3 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.53%) ClearCase
9 3 (0.53%) ClearQuest
9 3 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (0.53%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.53%) YouTrack
10 2 (0.35%) Ant
General
1 97 (17.20%) Telecoms
2 75 (13.30%) Finance
3 15 (2.66%) Banking
4 8 (1.42%) Billing
4 8 (1.42%) Front Office
4 8 (1.42%) Retail
5 6 (1.06%) Financial Institution
6 4 (0.71%) Advertising
7 3 (0.53%) Corporate Banking
7 3 (0.53%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.35%) French Language
8 2 (0.35%) German Language
8 2 (0.35%) Marketing
9 1 (0.18%) Electronics
9 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.18%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.18%) Local Government
9 1 (0.18%) Military
9 1 (0.18%) Russian Language
9 1 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 124 (21.99%) Analyst
2 65 (11.52%) Project Manager
3 43 (7.62%) Support Engineer
4 34 (6.03%) Voice Project Manager
5 31 (5.50%) Desktop Support
5 31 (5.50%) Service Analyst
6 30 (5.32%) Network Engineer
7 27 (4.79%) Support Analyst
8 26 (4.61%) Consultant
9 23 (4.08%) Developer
10 19 (3.37%) Desktop Engineer
10 19 (3.37%) Service Desk Analyst
11 16 (2.84%) Service Manager
12 15 (2.66%) Administrator
13 14 (2.48%) Desktop Support Engineer
14 13 (2.30%) Business Analyst
15 12 (2.13%) 2nd Line Support
15 12 (2.13%) Senior Analyst
15 12 (2.13%) ServiceNow Developer
16 11 (1.95%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (6.03%) Web Services
2 19 (3.37%) SOAP
3 16 (2.84%) HTML
3 16 (2.84%) XML
4 15 (2.66%) REST
5 14 (2.48%) .NET
6 12 (2.13%) CSS
7 10 (1.77%) XML Schema
7 10 (1.77%) XSL
8 3 (0.53%) AngularJS
8 3 (0.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (0.53%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (0.35%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (0.35%) Apache Camel
9 2 (0.35%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.35%) CGI
9 2 (0.35%) FIX Protocol
9 2 (0.35%) SAP PI
9 2 (0.35%) XSLT
10 1 (0.18%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 76 (13.48%) Analytical Skills
1 76 (13.48%) Management Information System
2 41 (7.27%) CMDB
3 40 (7.09%) Data Centre
4 17 (3.01%) Blackberry
5 11 (1.95%) Driving Licence
5 11 (1.95%) IVR
6 9 (1.60%) e-Health
6 9 (1.60%) Smartphone
7 8 (1.42%) Clustering
7 8 (1.42%) Fat Client
7 8 (1.42%) Smart Meter
7 8 (1.42%) Thin Client
8 7 (1.24%) Mainframe
8 7 (1.24%) Public Cloud
8 7 (1.24%) User Experience
8 7 (1.24%) Wiki
9 6 (1.06%) Computer Science
10 5 (0.89%) Equities
10 5 (0.89%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 166 (29.43%) Windows
2 64 (11.35%) Windows 7
3 50 (8.87%) Linux
4 41 (7.27%) Windows Server
5 39 (6.91%) Unix
6 24 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (3.19%) Windows 10
8 17 (3.01%) Windows 8
8 17 (3.01%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (1.95%) Apple iOS
10 11 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (1.77%) Android
12 9 (1.60%) Windows Vista
13 7 (1.24%) Windows XP
14 6 (1.06%) CentOS
14 6 (1.06%) Solaris
15 5 (0.89%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.53%) Windows 2000
17 2 (0.35%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 270 (47.87%) ITIL
2 116 (20.57%) Service Management
3 99 (17.55%) ITIL V3
4 93 (16.49%) Project Management
5 82 (14.54%) ITSM
6 68 (12.06%) Incident Management
7 67 (11.88%) PRINCE2
8 66 (11.70%) Agile Software Development
9 61 (10.82%) Change Management
10 52 (9.22%) Workflow
11 39 (6.91%) DevOps
12 34 (6.03%) Service Delivery
13 28 (4.96%) Migration
14 27 (4.79%) Problem Management
15 23 (4.08%) Configuration Management
15 23 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
16 21 (3.72%) Root Cause Analysis
17 19 (3.37%) Change Control
18 17 (3.01%) Customer Requirements
18 17 (3.01%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 54 (9.57%) SQL
2 20 (3.55%) PowerShell
3 16 (2.84%) JavaScript
4 13 (2.30%) Perl
5 10 (1.77%) Java
5 10 (1.77%) VB
6 9 (1.60%) Bash Shell
7 6 (1.06%) F#
7 6 (1.06%) Ruby
7 6 (1.06%) VBScript
8 5 (0.89%) C
8 5 (0.89%) JCL
9 4 (0.71%) Korn
9 4 (0.71%) VBA
10 3 (0.53%) C#
10 3 (0.53%) PHP
10 3 (0.53%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.35%) COBOL
11 2 (0.35%) Python
12 1 (0.18%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 113 (20.04%) Security Cleared
2 88 (15.60%) SC Cleared
3 38 (6.74%) ITIL Certification
4 37 (6.56%) Degree
5 34 (6.03%) Cisco Certification
6 30 (5.32%) CCNA
6 30 (5.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (3.37%) CCNP
8 16 (2.84%) MCP
9 14 (2.48%) BPSS Clearance
10 8 (1.42%) ISEB
10 8 (1.42%) MCSE
11 7 (1.24%) DV Cleared
11 7 (1.24%) MCDST
12 5 (0.89%) ISEB Practitioner
12 5 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (0.89%) MCSA
12 5 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (0.71%) PMI Certification
13 4 (0.71%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (11.70%) SLA
2 17 (3.01%) QA
3 14 (2.48%) PMO
4 6 (1.06%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.35%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.35%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.18%) GxP
7 1 (0.18%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 93 (16.49%) Active Directory
2 17 (3.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.48%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (2.13%) Docker
4 12 (2.13%) XenApp
5 10 (1.77%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.42%) Firmware
7 7 (1.24%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (0.89%) NFS
8 5 (0.89%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.71%) UAG
10 3 (0.53%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (0.53%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.53%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 3 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.35%) KVM
11 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.35%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (4.26%) SCCM
2 22 (3.90%) Puppet
3 12 (2.13%) Ansible
3 12 (2.13%) SCOM
4 9 (1.60%) Amdocs OSS
4 9 (1.60%) Netcool
4 9 (1.60%) Terraform
5 8 (1.42%) Control-M
5 8 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (1.42%) Tivoli
6 7 (1.24%) BladeLogic
6 7 (1.24%) Kubernetes
7 6 (1.06%) NetBackup
7 6 (1.06%) WSUS
8 5 (0.89%) CA Spectrum
8 5 (0.89%) CA Wily
9 4 (0.71%) AirWatch
9 4 (0.71%) Backup Exec
9 4 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (0.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 186 (32.98%) Microsoft
2 127 (22.52%) BMC
3 70 (12.41%) ServiceNow
4 69 (12.23%) HP
5 54 (9.57%) Oracle
6 52 (9.22%) Cisco
7 38 (6.74%) Ericsson
8 36 (6.38%) CA
8 36 (6.38%) VMware
9 26 (4.61%) F5
10 25 (4.43%) IBM
11 21 (3.72%) Citrix
12 20 (3.55%) CheckPoint
13 18 (3.19%) Juniper
14 16 (2.84%) SAP
15 15 (2.66%) Apple
15 15 (2.66%) Blue Coat
16 13 (2.30%) Avaya
16 13 (2.30%) Huawei
17 12 (2.13%) Cramer
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