The table below looks at the statistics for BladeLogic skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BladeLogic over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BMC BladeLogic Automation Suite
Rank 178 198 221
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +23
Contract jobs citing BladeLogic 18 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.10% 0.070%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.84% 1.11% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 4
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£395 £500 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.00% +14.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £455 £449 £408
% change year-on-year
+1.39% +10.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Systems Management Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
469 540 429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.92% 9.30% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 380 297
Average daily rate £438 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £274 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £543 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 19
Average hourly rate £14.50 £18.46 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.45% -23.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.30 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £115.06 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.07 £20.06 £22.13
% change year-on-year
+5.04% -9.33%

BladeLogic
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BladeLogic across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

BladeLogic Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

BladeLogic
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

BladeLogic Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

BladeLogic
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BladeLogic across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

BladeLogic Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

BladeLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing BladeLogic also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BladeLogic.

1 16 (64.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Linux
3 10 (40.00%) Oracle
3 10 (40.00%) Finance
4 9 (36.00%) Banking
4 9 (36.00%) BMC
5 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (28.00%) UNIX
5 7 (28.00%) Solaris
5 7 (28.00%) Python
6 6 (24.00%) Perl
6 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
7 5 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 5 (20.00%) Docker
7 5 (20.00%) WAN
7 5 (20.00%) LAN
7 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (20.00%) Investment Banking
7 5 (20.00%) Scrum
7 5 (20.00%) Serena
8 4 (16.00%) VMware
8 4 (16.00%) SAN
8 4 (16.00%) Firewall
8 4 (16.00%) ClearCase
8 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
8 4 (16.00%) SQL
8 4 (16.00%) HTML
8 4 (16.00%) SQL Server

BladeLogic
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing BladeLogic also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BladeLogic. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.00%) IIS
2 2 (8.00%) JBoss
2 2 (8.00%) Apache
2 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.00%) MQSeries
3 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) LAN
1 5 (20.00%) WAN
2 4 (16.00%) SAN
2 4 (16.00%) Firewall
3 3 (12.00%) Wireless
3 3 (12.00%) VoIP
3 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (12.00%) BIG-IP
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (8.00%) LDAP
4 2 (8.00%) NAS
4 2 (8.00%) NetScaler
4 2 (8.00%) SSH
5 1 (4.00%) FTP
5 1 (4.00%) SNMP
5 1 (4.00%) SSL
5 1 (4.00%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (4.00%) HBase
4 1 (4.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (16.00%) ClearCase
2 4 (16.00%) JIRA
3 3 (12.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (12.00%) FishEye
4 2 (8.00%) MSBuild
4 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.00%) SpecFlow
5 1 (4.00%) Gradle
5 1 (4.00%) Mercurial
5 1 (4.00%) JBehave
5 1 (4.00%) Cobertura
5 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (4.00%) Ant
5 1 (4.00%) JUnit
5 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.00%) NUnit
5 1 (4.00%) Subversion
5 1 (4.00%) Maven
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 9 (36.00%) Banking
3 5 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (16.00%) ScrumMaster
1 4 (16.00%) Agile Coach
2 3 (12.00%) Architect
2 3 (12.00%) Developer
2 3 (12.00%) Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Citrix Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Server Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Configuration Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Network Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Build and Release Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) Release Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Build Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) HTML
1 4 (16.00%) .NET
1 4 (16.00%) HTML5
2 3 (12.00%) Middleware
3 2 (8.00%) SOAP
3 2 (8.00%) JSON
3 2 (8.00%) Application Packaging
4 1 (4.00%) WCF
4 1 (4.00%) WPF
4 1 (4.00%) LINQ
4 1 (4.00%) Django
4 1 (4.00%) JPA
4 1 (4.00%) Web Services
4 1 (4.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 1 (4.00%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.00%) Spring
4 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.00%) ADO.NET
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) CMDB
2 3 (12.00%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (8.00%) User Experience
3 2 (8.00%) Clustering
4 1 (4.00%) PKI
4 1 (4.00%) PMI
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) CLARiiON
4 1 (4.00%) Fixed Income
4 1 (4.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Linux
3 7 (28.00%) UNIX
3 7 (28.00%) Solaris
4 3 (12.00%) AIX
4 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (8.00%) Android
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.00%) SUSE
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (20.00%) Scrum
2 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.00%) Network Architecture
3 3 (12.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (8.00%) SDLC
4 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (8.00%) DevOps
4 2 (8.00%) BDD
4 2 (8.00%) Network Design
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) Change Management
5 1 (4.00%) E-business
5 1 (4.00%) Validation
5 1 (4.00%) Migration
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.00%) SOA
5 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) Python
2 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (24.00%) Perl
3 4 (16.00%) SQL
4 3 (12.00%) C#
4 3 (12.00%) Java
4 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.00%) XAML
6 1 (4.00%) Korn
6 1 (4.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) VBScript
6 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) VCDX
2 1 (4.00%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Docker
2 3 (12.00%) ProxySG
2 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (8.00%) XenApp
3 2 (8.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (8.00%) KVM
4 1 (4.00%) NFS
4 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.00%) RHEV
4 1 (4.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (4.00%) DFS Replication
4 1 (4.00%) PowerHA
4 1 (4.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (12.00%) Control-M
3 2 (8.00%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (8.00%) SCCM
3 2 (8.00%) EdgeSight
4 1 (4.00%) SCOM
4 1 (4.00%) yum
4 1 (4.00%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (4.00%) Ansible
4 1 (4.00%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (4.00%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Oracle
2 9 (36.00%) BMC
3 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.00%) Serena
5 4 (16.00%) Atlassian
5 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (16.00%) VMware
6 3 (12.00%) Avaya
6 3 (12.00%) Nokia
6 3 (12.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (12.00%) Symantec
6 3 (12.00%) Remedy
6 3 (12.00%) HP
6 3 (12.00%) Cisco
6 3 (12.00%) CA
6 3 (12.00%) EMC
6 3 (12.00%) Nortel
6 3 (12.00%) Blue Coat
7 2 (8.00%) AppSense
7 2 (8.00%) Citrix