The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 23 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)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 135 122
Rank change year-on-year +16 -13  
Contract jobs citing Remedy ITSM 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.098% 0.033% 0.041%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.91% 0.28% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £360 £425
% change year-on-year +8.33% -15.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £34.94 £12.50
% change year-on-year - +179.61%  

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 219 352 238
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 10.78% 11.69% 9.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 164 129
Median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £318 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £508 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Median hourly rate £23.38 £38.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.48% +67.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.08 £22.50 £17.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.68 £38.00 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.28% +55.55%  

Remedy ITSM
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Remedy ITSM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Remedy ITSM in the West Midlands

Remedy ITSM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Remedy ITSM in the West Midlands

Remedy ITSM
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 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
Birmingham - 2 - -
Remedy ITSM
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Remedy ITSM.

1 6 (100.00%) BMC
1 6 (100.00%) Remedy
2 4 (66.67%) Thin Client
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Fat Client
2 4 (66.67%) CMDB
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (66.67%) Server Virtualisation
3 3 (50.00%) Release Management
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) ITSM
5 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (16.67%) Validation
5 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) JSON
5 1 (16.67%) Fault Management
5 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (16.67%) SCCM
5 1 (16.67%) SCVMM
5 1 (16.67%) Puppet
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
5 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management

Remedy ITSM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (16.67%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LDAP
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Release Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Coordinator
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) OSS Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Process Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Release Coordinator
2 1 (16.67%) Remedy Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (66.67%) CMDB
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 4 (66.67%) Fat Client
1 4 (66.67%) Thin Client
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Server Virtualisation
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Release Management
3 2 (33.33%) ITSM
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) Fault Management
4 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Service Design
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) BMC
1 6 (100.00%) Remedy
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) VMware