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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Remedy
England / West Midlands
Rank 107 120 97
Rank change year-on-year +13 -23  
Contract jobs citing Remedy 11 11 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.49% 0.41% 1.02%
As % of the Vendors category 1.16% 0.84% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 12
Median daily rate £306 £398 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.95% +112.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £378 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £453 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £320
% change year-on-year - -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Median hourly rate £9.50 - £6.84
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £9.82 £14.00
% change year-on-year +52.82% -29.89%  

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 945 1306 1283
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 41.76% 48.48% 50.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 653 668
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 38 102
Median hourly rate £18.00 £14.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.13% -35.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £9.58 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.44 £22.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Remedy in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 26 March 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 +5 7 £306 -30.00% 2
Warwickshire -4 2 £381 - 1
Solihull +5 1 - -
Remedy
England

Remedy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 19 (55.88%) ITIL
2 13 (38.24%) Remedy ITSM
3 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
3 11 (32.35%) BMC
4 9 (26.47%) Service Management
4 9 (26.47%) Incident Management
4 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (23.53%) Data Centre
5 8 (23.53%) Cisco
6 7 (20.59%) SQL
6 7 (20.59%) Thin Client
6 7 (20.59%) CheckPoint
6 7 (20.59%) Server Virtualisation
6 7 (20.59%) Fat Client
7 6 (17.65%) Problem Management
7 6 (17.65%) LAN
8 5 (14.71%) Windows
8 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
8 5 (14.71%) HP
8 5 (14.71%) OSPF
8 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
8 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
9 4 (11.76%) CMDB
9 4 (11.76%) Aruba
9 4 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (11.76%) ServiceNow
9 4 (11.76%) Firewall
9 4 (11.76%) Business Continuity

Remedy
Top Related 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 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) MS Office
3 2 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (38.24%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (8.82%) assyst
3 1 (2.94%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) LAN
2 5 (14.71%) OSPF
3 4 (11.76%) Firewall
3 4 (11.76%) WAN
4 3 (8.82%) SNMP
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.94%) ADSL
6 1 (2.94%) BIG-IP
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (2.94%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (2.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (2.94%) LDAP
6 1 (2.94%) Network Security
6 1 (2.94%) VPN
6 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) MySQL
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) JIRA
2 3 (8.82%) Selenium
2 3 (8.82%) YouTrack
General
1 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Analyst
2 5 (14.71%) Network Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Incident Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Network Support
4 3 (8.82%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) NOC Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Service Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco Support
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Desktop Support
5 2 (5.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) ITIL Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Release Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) CSS
1 4 (11.76%) XML
2 3 (8.82%) .NET
2 3 (8.82%) HTML
2 3 (8.82%) SOAP
3 1 (2.94%) JSON
3 1 (2.94%) Web Services
3 1 (2.94%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (23.53%) Data Centre
3 7 (20.59%) Fat Client
3 7 (20.59%) Thin Client
4 4 (11.76%) CMDB
5 2 (5.88%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) ITIL
2 9 (26.47%) Incident Management
2 9 (26.47%) Service Management
3 7 (20.59%) Server Virtualisation
4 6 (17.65%) Problem Management
5 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (11.76%) Business Continuity
6 4 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (8.82%) Automation Testing
7 3 (8.82%) Change Management
7 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (8.82%) Defect Management
7 3 (8.82%) ITSM
7 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
7 3 (8.82%) QA Automation
7 3 (8.82%) Resource Management
7 3 (8.82%) Software Testing
7 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) SQL
2 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
2 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.94%) C
3 1 (2.94%) Perl
3 1 (2.94%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
1 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) CCNP
2 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (8.82%) CCNA
3 3 (8.82%) ISEB
3 3 (8.82%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.94%) CCDA
4 1 (2.94%) CCDP
4 1 (2.94%) CCVP
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.94%) MCITP
4 1 (2.94%) MCTS
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
2 2 (5.88%) PMO
3 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.94%) BladeLogic
2 1 (2.94%) Puppet
2 1 (2.94%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.94%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) BMC
1 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
2 8 (23.53%) Cisco
3 7 (20.59%) CheckPoint
4 5 (14.71%) HP
5 4 (11.76%) Aruba
5 4 (11.76%) Fortinet
5 4 (11.76%) ServiceNow
6 3 (8.82%) IBM
6 3 (8.82%) Oracle
6 3 (8.82%) Riverbed
7 2 (5.88%) CA
7 2 (5.88%) F5
8 1 (2.94%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.94%) BT
8 1 (2.94%) Intel Security
8 1 (2.94%) Juniper
8 1 (2.94%) LANDesk
8 1 (2.94%) Lotus
8 1 (2.94%) Nokia