Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 19 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 100 108
Rank change year-on-year +17 +8 -6
Contract jobs citing BMC 7 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.59% 0.36% 0.72%
As % of the Vendors category 1.45% 0.92% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 9
Wales median daily rate £325 £600 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.83% +50.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £305 £550 £313
90th Percentile £376 £650 £491
UK median daily rate £425 £391 £400
% change year-on-year +8.63% -2.19% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £11.75 £11.63 £12.75
% change year-on-year +1.08% -8.81% -72.73%

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 Wales.

All Vendors
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 483 542 733
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 40.97% 38.60% 44.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 368 514
Wales median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £175 £210 £213
90th Percentile £525 £575 £475
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 39 38
Wales median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £15.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -18.99% +8.28%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.40 £10.50
90th Percentile £23.61 £61.25 £30.93
UK median hourly rate £17.38 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.30% -5.71% +6.06%

BMC
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for BMC in Wales

BMC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BMC in Wales

BMC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BMC in Wales

BMC
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 6 months to 19 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
South Wales - 7 £325 -
BMC
UK

For the 6 months to 19 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 Wales region with a requirement for BMC.

1 7 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (71.43%) Defect Management
2 5 (71.43%) Test Management
2 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
2 5 (71.43%) VLAN
2 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) WhatsUp Gold
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) RUP
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (71.43%) Unified Process
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Romanian Language
3 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) ISEB
4 3 (42.86%) Network Management
5 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow
5 2 (28.57%) WSUS
5 2 (28.57%) BMC Marimba
5 2 (28.57%) SCCM
5 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Service Management

BMC
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) HP UFT
1 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (71.43%) Romanian Language
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Test Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Deployment Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Network Systems Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Release Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Test Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 5 (71.43%) Defect Management
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) RUP
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Test Management
2 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
2 5 (71.43%) Unified Process
3 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Network Management
5 2 (28.57%) Change Management
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) ITSM
5 2 (28.57%) Release Management
5 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (71.43%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (28.57%) BMC Marimba
3 2 (28.57%) SCCM
3 2 (28.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) Remedy
4 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow