Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 November 2018 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 161 155 191
Rank change year-on-year -6 +36 -19
Contract jobs citing Remedy 45 22 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.88% 0.46% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 1.87% 1.02% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 6
West Midlands median daily rate £335 £400 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.25% -6.98% +22.86%
10th Percentile £207 £325 £200
90th Percentile £518 £413 £481
England median daily rate £350 £356 £350
% change year-on-year -1.75% +1.79% -0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 0
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.68 £9.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +91.54% - -
England median hourly rate £13.45 £14.00 £10.25
% change year-on-year -3.93% +36.59% -35.94%

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 2,408 2,158 2,893
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 46.84% 44.89% 46.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,375 1,274 1,552
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £231 £207 £250
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 94 90
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £15.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.93% +5.17% -6.45%
10th Percentile £10.86 £10.83 £10.23
90th Percentile £29.85 £46.83 £25.10
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year +1.45% +4.55% -5.71%

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 14 November 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Remedy in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 14 November 2018. 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 +22 19 £490 +33.33% 1
Birmingham -5 10 £265 -33.75% 4
Solihull - 5 £238 -
Coventry - 4 - - 2
Staffordshire - 4 £550 - 2
Shropshire - 2 £305 -
Remedy
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, 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 27 (60.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 25 (55.56%) Windows
3 21 (46.67%) ITSM
4 19 (42.22%) Service Management
4 19 (42.22%) BMC
5 18 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
6 16 (35.56%) Unix
7 15 (33.33%) Change Management
8 14 (31.11%) Degree
9 13 (28.89%) SQL
10 11 (24.44%) HTML
10 11 (24.44%) JavaScript
10 11 (24.44%) CSS
10 11 (24.44%) Mobile App
10 11 (24.44%) Computer Science Degree
11 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
12 6 (13.33%) Linux
12 6 (13.33%) System Integration Testing
12 6 (13.33%) Integration Testing
13 5 (11.11%) Ivanti
13 5 (11.11%) Wireless
13 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (11.11%) PTC
13 5 (11.11%) Teamcenter
13 5 (11.11%) ITIL
13 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
13 5 (11.11%) Siemens
13 5 (11.11%) Intranet
13 5 (11.11%) PTC Integrity

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 (4.44%) Apache
1 2 (4.44%) Confluence
1 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.44%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.22%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (60.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (11.11%) Teamcenter
3 3 (6.67%) assyst
4 2 (4.44%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) Intranet
1 5 (11.11%) Wireless
2 4 (8.89%) Internet
3 3 (6.67%) Firewall
3 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.44%) SAN
5 1 (2.22%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 4 (8.89%) Aerospace
2 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Developer
2 10 (22.22%) Analyst
3 9 (20.00%) Remedy Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Applications Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Applications Support
5 5 (11.11%) Service Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (8.89%) Applications Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) IT Support
6 4 (8.89%) Web Applications Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Web Developer
7 3 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) ITSM Specialist
7 3 (6.67%) Remedy Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) Remedy Specialist
7 3 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) ITSM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) CSS
1 11 (24.44%) HTML
2 2 (4.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Mobile App
2 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.89%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.67%) PKI
5 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (55.56%) Windows
2 16 (35.56%) Unix
3 6 (13.33%) Linux
4 4 (8.89%) Android
5 2 (4.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.44%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) ITSM
2 19 (42.22%) Service Management
3 18 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (33.33%) Change Management
5 6 (13.33%) Integration Testing
5 6 (13.33%) System Integration Testing
6 5 (11.11%) ITIL
6 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.89%) Problem Management
8 3 (6.67%) Dashboard Development
8 3 (6.67%) Migration
8 3 (6.67%) Project Management
8 3 (6.67%) SIEM
8 3 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (4.44%) CRM
9 2 (4.44%) PLM
9 2 (4.44%) Risk Management
9 2 (4.44%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.89%) SQL
2 11 (24.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (31.11%) Degree
2 11 (24.44%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) GDPR
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.44%) NFS
2 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) PTC Integrity
2 3 (6.67%) SCCM
3 2 (4.44%) Nessus
Vendors
1 19 (42.22%) BMC
2 5 (11.11%) Ivanti
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.11%) PTC
2 5 (11.11%) Siemens
3 4 (8.89%) Apple
4 3 (6.67%) ArcSight
4 3 (6.67%) Oracle
4 3 (6.67%) Qualys
5 2 (4.44%) Arqiva
5 2 (4.44%) Huawei
5 2 (4.44%) Mapinfo
5 2 (4.44%) Splunk
5 2 (4.44%) VMware
6 1 (2.22%) Avaya
6 1 (2.22%) Snow