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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BMC BladeLogic Automation Suite
Rank 192 183 198
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Contract jobs citing BladeLogic 11 20 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.34% 0.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.58% 4.16% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 16
Average daily rate
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£438 £500 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £363 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate - £275 £400
% change year-on-year
- -31.25%
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
426 481 384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.28% 8.16% 5.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 355 286
Average daily rate £438 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £538 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 9
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.46 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.34% -55.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £16.85 £18.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.60 £54.64 £51.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -15.55%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 (94.12%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Linux
3 8 (47.06%) UNIX
3 8 (47.06%) Finance
4 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
4 7 (41.18%) Oracle
4 7 (41.18%) Python
4 7 (41.18%) BMC
5 6 (35.29%) Firewall
5 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (29.41%) Banking
6 5 (29.41%) Middleware
6 5 (29.41%) LAN
6 5 (29.41%) WAN
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
6 5 (29.41%) IIS
6 5 (29.41%) Java
6 5 (29.41%) SQL
6 5 (29.41%) .NET
6 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
7 4 (23.53%) Solaris
7 4 (23.53%) Apache
7 4 (23.53%) ClearCase
7 4 (23.53%) IBM
7 4 (23.53%) Symantec
7 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
7 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
7 4 (23.53%) SAN
7 4 (23.53%) VMware
7 4 (23.53%) VMware ESX

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 5 (29.41%) IIS
1 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
2 4 (23.53%) Apache
3 1 (5.88%) MQSeries
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Firewall
2 5 (29.41%) LAN
2 5 (29.41%) WAN
3 4 (23.53%) SAN
4 3 (17.65%) VoIP
4 3 (17.65%) Wireless
4 3 (17.65%) BIG-IP
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (11.76%) NAS
5 2 (11.76%) NetScaler
5 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.88%) DNS
6 1 (5.88%) SSL
6 1 (5.88%) LDAP
6 1 (5.88%) DHCP
6 1 (5.88%) SSH
6 1 (5.88%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
2 4 (23.53%) ClearCase
2 4 (23.53%) JIRA
3 3 (17.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (17.65%) TeamCity
3 3 (17.65%) Subversion
3 3 (17.65%) Maven
3 3 (17.65%) Mercurial
3 3 (17.65%) MSBuild
3 3 (17.65%) FishEye
3 3 (17.65%) Gradle
3 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
3 3 (17.65%) Ant
4 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Citrix Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) Server Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Network Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Build and Release Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Build Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Release Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Configuration Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
1 5 (29.41%) Middleware
2 3 (17.65%) Django
3 1 (5.88%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) CMDB
1 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) User Experience
2 2 (11.76%) Fixed Income
3 1 (5.88%) PKI
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Linux
3 8 (47.06%) UNIX
4 4 (23.53%) Solaris
4 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (17.65%) Network Architecture
2 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
2 3 (17.65%) Release Management
3 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
3 2 (11.76%) Network Design
3 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps
3 2 (11.76%) Capacity Management
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Patch Management
4 1 (5.88%) Change Control
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) E-business
4 1 (5.88%) Validation
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) Python
2 5 (29.41%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
4 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
4 3 (17.65%) C++
4 3 (17.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
1 4 (23.53%) VMware ESX
2 3 (17.65%) ProxySG
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (11.76%) XenApp
4 1 (5.88%) PowerHA
4 1 (5.88%) KVM
4 1 (5.88%) RHEV
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (17.65%) Control-M
1 3 (17.65%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (11.76%) EdgeSight
2 2 (11.76%) SCCM
3 1 (5.88%) yum
3 1 (5.88%) HP SIM
3 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (5.88%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
1 7 (41.18%) BMC
2 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
2 4 (23.53%) Symantec
2 4 (23.53%) IBM
2 4 (23.53%) VMware
2 4 (23.53%) Atlassian
3 3 (17.65%) Blue Coat
3 3 (17.65%) Nortel
3 3 (17.65%) Remedy
3 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
3 3 (17.65%) CA
3 3 (17.65%) Nokia
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco
3 3 (17.65%) Avaya
4 2 (11.76%) Wyse
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) HP
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) Unisys