Period
to 22 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 6 months to 22 January 2019 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 186 162 164
Rank change year-on-year -24 +2 +7
Contract jobs citing Remedy 23 26 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.47% 0.56% 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category 1.04% 1.27% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 12
West Midlands median daily rate £231 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.19% -5.88% +142.86%
10th Percentile £201 £325 £174
90th Percentile £393 £413 £471
England median daily rate £365 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -2.67% +7.14% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 3
West Midlands median hourly rate £9.00 £9.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% -32.14% +40.00%
England median hourly rate £12.68 £13.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year -2.46% +4.00% -21.19%

Remedy 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 the West Midlands.

All Vendors
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,211 2,048 2,473
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 44.92% 43.72% 45.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,238 1,218 1,343
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - -
10th Percentile £225 £207 £213
90th Percentile £571 £563 £550
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 90 89
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £15.68 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +8.10% -8.52%
10th Percentile £10.85 £10.69 £10.60
90th Percentile £30.60 £48.75 £26.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £17.50
% change year-on-year +0.11% -0.11% -2.78%

Remedy
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Remedy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Remedy in the West Midlands

Remedy
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 in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Remedy in the West Midlands

Remedy
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Remedy in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Remedy in the West Midlands

Remedy
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 in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Remedy in the West Midlands

Remedy
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 within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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
Warwickshire +4 9 - - 3
Birmingham +9 5 £225 -43.75% 1
Solihull - 4 £225 - 1
Shropshire - 2 £305 -
Staffordshire - 1 £550 -
Coventry - 1 £335 - 2
Remedy
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Remedy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Remedy.

1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 8 (34.78%) Service Management
2 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (34.78%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (26.09%) ITIL
4 6 (26.09%) ITSM
4 6 (26.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (26.09%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (21.74%) PTC Integrity
5 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (21.74%) PTC
5 5 (21.74%) Teamcenter
5 5 (21.74%) Siemens
5 5 (21.74%) Intranet
6 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
6 4 (17.39%) Aerospace
7 3 (13.04%) Trend Analysis
7 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
7 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
7 3 (13.04%) Wireless
7 3 (13.04%) Windows
7 3 (13.04%) Decision-Making
8 2 (8.70%) Arqiva
8 2 (8.70%) Ticket Management
8 2 (8.70%) ServiceNow
8 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
8 2 (8.70%) Windows XP

Remedy
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) Confluence
1 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (26.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (21.74%) Teamcenter
3 2 (8.70%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Intranet
2 3 (13.04%) Wireless
3 2 (8.70%) Internet
4 1 (4.35%) Firewall
4 1 (4.35%) LAN
4 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.35%) WAN
4 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
General
1 4 (17.39%) Aerospace
2 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (17.39%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Applications Support
4 3 (13.04%) Service Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (8.70%) IT Support
5 2 (8.70%) Report Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) First Line Help Desk Support
6 1 (4.35%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (4.35%) Incident Manager
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL Service Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Remedy Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) PKI
2 1 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.35%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Service Management
2 6 (26.09%) ITIL
2 6 (26.09%) ITSM
2 6 (26.09%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (13.04%) Decision-Making
4 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
4 3 (13.04%) Trend Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) Change Management
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.70%) Network Architecture
5 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) Ticket Management
6 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.35%) Information Security
6 1 (4.35%) Project Management
6 1 (4.35%) Risk Assessment
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) PTC Integrity
2 1 (4.35%) Nessus
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) PTC
2 5 (21.74%) Siemens
3 2 (8.70%) Arqiva
3 2 (8.70%) BMC
3 2 (8.70%) Huawei
3 2 (8.70%) Mapinfo
3 2 (8.70%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.35%) ArcSight
4 1 (4.35%) Ivanti
4 1 (4.35%) Qualys
4 1 (4.35%) Snow
4 1 (4.35%) Splunk