The table below looks at the statistics for BladeLogic skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BladeLogic over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BMC BladeLogic Automation Suite
Rank 71 - 68
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BladeLogic 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.13% - 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.79% - 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
-27.77% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
BladeLogic
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Systems Management Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
56 81 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 7.20% 8.42% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 48 37
Median daily rate £425 £427 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.46% +74.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +12.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £23.75 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £21.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+32.55% +10.25%

BladeLogic
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing BladeLogic as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

BladeLogic Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

BladeLogic
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BladeLogic across the Cheshire region.

BladeLogic Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

BladeLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BladeLogic 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for BladeLogic.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Apache
2 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Clustering
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) AIX
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) BMC
3 3 (50.00%) Server Building
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (33.33%) MCSE
4 2 (33.33%) MCSA
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) IIS
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) VBScript
4 2 (33.33%) VB
4 2 (33.33%) .NET

BladeLogic
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 4 (66.67%) Apache
1 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) JBoss
3 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) IaaS
1 2 (33.33%) PaaS
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) LDAP
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) AIX
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) CentOS
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Server Building
2 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) VB
3 2 (33.33%) VBScript
4 1 (16.67%) Jython
4 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCSA
1 2 (33.33%) MCSE
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) CA Wily
2 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (16.67%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) BMC
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) CA
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) IBM