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 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.

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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 124 111
Rank change year-on-year +10 -13  
Contract jobs citing Remedy 7 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.40% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 0.77% 0.83% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 6
Median daily rate £400 £475 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.78% +31.03%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £361
% change year-on-year +10.76% -10.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £10.00 - £11.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £10.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year +45.00% -20.00%  

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 advertised in the West Midlands.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 914 1451 1128
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 45.00% 48.19% 46.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 534 797 663
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £205 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 45 73
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.53% -26.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.96 £11.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.70 £22.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Remedy
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 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 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 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 +14 4 - - 1
Warwickshire +4 1 - -
Remedy
England

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

1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) BMC
2 6 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
4 4 (22.22%) Server Virtualisation
4 4 (22.22%) PMO
4 4 (22.22%) CMDB
4 4 (22.22%) Fat Client
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 4 (22.22%) Thin Client
5 3 (16.67%) HTML
5 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (16.67%) .NET
5 3 (16.67%) SAP
5 3 (16.67%) CSS
5 3 (16.67%) ISEB
5 3 (16.67%) Service Management
5 3 (16.67%) Finance
5 3 (16.67%) Migration
5 3 (16.67%) Logistics
5 3 (16.67%) JIRA
5 3 (16.67%) QA
5 3 (16.67%) Selenium
5 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
5 3 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Defect Management
5 3 (16.67%) QA Automation

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 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (5.56%) NetSuite
2 1 (5.56%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) LDAP
1 1 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
1 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) JIRA
1 3 (16.67%) Selenium
1 3 (16.67%) YouTrack
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Programme Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Release Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Automation Test Lead
3 2 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 2 (11.11%) IT Programme Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Test Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Engagement Manager
4 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL Incident Manager
4 1 (5.56%) NetSuite Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) PMO Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Process Designer
4 1 (5.56%) QA Automation Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Software Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Programme Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Telecoms Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
1 3 (16.67%) CSS
1 3 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) JSON
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) CMDB
2 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 4 (22.22%) Fat Client
2 4 (22.22%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) NHS
3 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Server Virtualisation
3 3 (16.67%) Defect Management
3 3 (16.67%) Logistics
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) QA Automation
3 3 (16.67%) Release Management
3 3 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Service Management
3 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.11%) IT Governance
4 2 (11.11%) ITSM
4 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 2 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) ISEB
1 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.56%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) PMO
2 3 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (11.11%) SCCM
3 1 (5.56%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (5.56%) Puppet
3 1 (5.56%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) BMC
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) SAP
4 2 (11.11%) HP
4 2 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (5.56%) CA
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix
5 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow