The first table below looks at the demand for BladeLogic skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BladeLogic over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BMC BladeLogic Automation Suite
Rank 561 458 499
Rank change year-on-year
-103 +41
Contract jobs citing BladeLogic 29 45 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.056% 0.10% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.77% 1.57% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 38 60
Average daily rate £439 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £425 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £590 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3755 2861 3481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.32% 6.64% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2186 1673 1883
Average daily rate £395 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.20% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 153 149
Average hourly rate £22.75 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.75% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £46.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
BladeLogic
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BladeLogic
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

BladeLogic Jobs Demand Trend in England

BladeLogic
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

BladeLogic Daily Rate Trend in England

BladeLogic
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BladeLogic across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

BladeLogic Daily Rate Histogram in England

BladeLogic
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BladeLogic across the England region.

BladeLogic Hourly Rate Trend in England

BladeLogic
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BladeLogic within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -47 17 £461 -2.89% 3
North West -8 10 £410 -3.64% 3
South East -14 1 - -
South West - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
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BladeLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 37 (59.68%) UNIX
2 29 (46.77%) Windows
3 27 (43.55%) ITIL
3 27 (43.55%) BMC
4 24 (38.71%) TCP/IP
5 23 (37.10%) IBM
6 22 (35.48%) Active Directory
7 20 (32.26%) ITIL Certification
7 20 (32.26%) Middleware
8 19 (30.65%) Linux
9 17 (27.42%) Oracle
9 17 (27.42%) VMware
10 16 (25.81%) Clustering
10 16 (25.81%) Remedy
10 16 (25.81%) Perl
11 15 (24.19%) LDAP
11 15 (24.19%) Configuration Management
11 15 (24.19%) Finance
11 15 (24.19%) VMware ESX
12 14 (22.58%) Banking
12 14 (22.58%) Shell Script
12 14 (22.58%) SAN
13 13 (20.97%) HP
13 13 (20.97%) DHCP
13 13 (20.97%) SQL
13 13 (20.97%) Change Management
14 12 (19.35%) Firewall
14 12 (19.35%) Solaris
14 12 (19.35%) LAN
14 12 (19.35%) WAN

BladeLogic
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 10 (16.13%) WebLogic
2 8 (12.90%) WebSphere
2 8 (12.90%) TIBCO EMS
3 6 (9.68%) IIS
4 3 (4.84%) WebSphere Portal
4 3 (4.84%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.61%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.61%) SAS
5 1 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.61%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) IaaS
1 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (38.71%) TCP/IP
2 15 (24.19%) LDAP
3 14 (22.58%) SAN
4 13 (20.97%) DHCP
5 12 (19.35%) Firewall
5 12 (19.35%) LAN
5 12 (19.35%) WAN
6 8 (12.90%) SSH
7 6 (9.68%) FTP
8 5 (8.06%) DNS
9 4 (6.45%) DMZ
9 4 (6.45%) SSL
10 3 (4.84%) NAS
11 2 (3.23%) OSPF
11 2 (3.23%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) SQLPlus
2 2 (3.23%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (19.35%) Jenkins
2 11 (17.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (17.74%) ClearCase
2 11 (17.74%) Maven
3 10 (16.13%) JIRA
4 3 (4.84%) MSI
5 1 (1.61%) Gradle
5 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.61%) Serena SBM
General
1 15 (24.19%) Finance
2 14 (22.58%) Banking
3 10 (16.13%) Investment Banking
4 7 (11.29%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.23%) Back Office
6 1 (1.61%) Publishing
6 1 (1.61%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (16.13%) Analyst
1 10 (16.13%) Administrator
2 9 (14.52%) Middleware Analyst
3 7 (11.29%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (11.29%) Support Analyst
4 5 (8.06%) Communications Analyst
4 5 (8.06%) Consultant
5 4 (6.45%) Architect
6 3 (4.84%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.84%) Network Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) WebSphere Administrator
6 3 (4.84%) Server Administrator
6 3 (4.84%) Citrix Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) UNIX Specialist
7 2 (3.23%) Windows Administrator
7 2 (3.23%) Network Consultant
7 2 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) UNIX Support
7 2 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (32.26%) Middleware
2 11 (17.74%) .NET
3 10 (16.13%) J2EE
3 10 (16.13%) HTML
4 8 (12.90%) Rendezvous
5 5 (8.06%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (3.23%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
7 1 (1.61%) Application Packaging
7 1 (1.61%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.81%) Clustering
2 5 (8.06%) Firmware
3 4 (6.45%) Mainframe
4 3 (4.84%) AS400
5 2 (3.23%) Replication
5 2 (3.23%) CLARiiON
5 2 (3.23%) PKI
5 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.61%) Open Source
6 1 (1.61%) CMDB
6 1 (1.61%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 37 (59.68%) UNIX
2 29 (46.77%) Windows
3 19 (30.65%) Linux
4 12 (19.35%) Solaris
4 12 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (16.13%) AIX
6 7 (11.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (8.06%) Windows 2000
7 5 (8.06%) SUSE
8 4 (6.45%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.61%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.61%) Android
9 1 (1.61%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (43.55%) ITIL
2 15 (24.19%) Configuration Management
3 13 (20.97%) Change Management
4 10 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (9.68%) Release Management
6 4 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.84%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.84%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (4.84%) Build Automation
7 3 (4.84%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.84%) Service Management
8 2 (3.23%) Asset Management
8 2 (3.23%) Validation
8 2 (3.23%) Migration
8 2 (3.23%) Data Protection
8 2 (3.23%) Network Management
8 2 (3.23%) Change Control
8 2 (3.23%) Data Virtualisation
8 2 (3.23%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (3.23%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.81%) Perl
2 14 (22.58%) Shell Script
3 13 (20.97%) SQL
4 6 (9.68%) Python
4 6 (9.68%) Java
4 6 (9.68%) VB
5 3 (4.84%) sed
5 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.84%) Jython
6 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.23%) Ruby
7 1 (1.61%) C
7 1 (1.61%) AWK
Qualifications
1 20 (32.26%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.23%) CCNP
2 2 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.23%) Degree
3 1 (1.61%) VCAP
3 1 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 22 (35.48%) Active Directory
2 15 (24.19%) VMware ESX
3 10 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (8.06%) NFS
5 4 (6.45%) vSphere
5 4 (6.45%) PowerHA
5 4 (6.45%) KVM
6 3 (4.84%) XenApp
7 2 (3.23%) Samba
7 2 (3.23%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 2 (3.23%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (3.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (3.23%) SRDF
7 2 (3.23%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (1.61%) vCloud
8 1 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) HP SIM
2 2 (3.23%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.23%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (3.23%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.23%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.61%) Puppet
3 1 (1.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (43.55%) BMC
2 23 (37.10%) IBM
3 17 (27.42%) Oracle
3 17 (27.42%) VMware
4 16 (25.81%) Remedy
5 13 (20.97%) HP
6 10 (16.13%) Sybase
6 10 (16.13%) JBoss
6 10 (16.13%) Splunk
6 10 (16.13%) Cyber-Ark
7 9 (14.52%) TIBCO
7 9 (14.52%) Red Hat
8 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
8 8 (12.90%) EMC
9 6 (9.68%) Opsware
10 5 (8.06%) Citrix
11 4 (6.45%) Avaya
11 4 (6.45%) Cisco
11 4 (6.45%) Dell
11 4 (6.45%) ServiceNow
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