The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of BMC products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BMC over the 3 months to 30 April 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 Software, Inc.

BMC
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 117 112
Rank change year-on-year +25 -5  
Contract jobs citing BMC 6 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.44% 0.29% 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 1.24% 0.82% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Median daily rate - £430 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +22.71%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -37.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +14.28% -  

BMC 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 West Yorkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 483 731 865
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 35.26% 35.62% 42.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 494 528
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 25 30
Median hourly rate £15.86 £12.10 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.07% -27.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £8.50 £11.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £21.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -17.50% +11.11%  

BMC
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing BMC as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for BMC in West Yorkshire

BMC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BMC in West Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for BMC in West Yorkshire

BMC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BMC in West Yorkshire

BMC
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BMC within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Leeds +20 6 - -
BMC
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BMC 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for BMC.

1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) IBM
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) CCNP
2 6 (66.67%) HP
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (66.67%) Motorola
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 6 (66.67%) WLAN
2 6 (66.67%) BGP
2 6 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 6 (66.67%) OPNET
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) Blue Coat
2 6 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (66.67%) DataPower
2 6 (66.67%) TippingPoint
2 6 (66.67%) F5
2 6 (66.67%) Splunk
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (66.67%) DMVPN
2 6 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 6 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 6 (66.67%) IOS XR
2 6 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 6 (66.67%) FortiGate
2 6 (66.67%) HP UCMDB

BMC
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (66.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) BGP
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
1 6 (66.67%) DMVPN
1 6 (66.67%) EIGRP
1 6 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 6 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
1 6 (66.67%) IOS XR
1 6 (66.67%) WLAN
2 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Design Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Implementation Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Migration Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Services Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Service Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 6 (66.67%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CCNP
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 6 (66.67%) FortiGate
1 6 (66.67%) HP UCMDB
1 6 (66.67%) OPNET
2 1 (11.11%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (11.11%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) Blue Coat
2 6 (66.67%) F5
2 6 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 6 (66.67%) HP
2 6 (66.67%) IBM
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Motorola
2 6 (66.67%) Splunk
2 6 (66.67%) TippingPoint
3 2 (22.22%) ServiceNow
4 1 (11.11%) Aruba
4 1 (11.11%) VMware