The table below looks at the statistics for BladeLogic skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BladeLogic over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BMC BladeLogic Automation Suite
Rank 598 563 562
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -1
Contract jobs citing BladeLogic 35 72 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.069% 0.14% 0.092%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.62% 1.54% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 44 35
Median daily rate £450 £438 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £350 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £450 £473
% change year-on-year
-27.77% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
BladeLogic
UK

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

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
5625 4683 4251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.12% 8.84% 8.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3678 2890 2486
Median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 142 147
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +19.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.45 £31.73
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.07 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+32.87% +8.06%

BladeLogic
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing BladeLogic as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BladeLogic within the England region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London -36 26 £480 +12.94%
West Midlands - 5 - -
North West +17 3 - -
East Midlands - 1 £325 -
BladeLogic
UK

BladeLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 England region with a requirement for BladeLogic.

1 30 (48.39%) Unix
1 30 (48.39%) Linux
2 25 (40.32%) Oracle
3 20 (32.26%) Windows
3 20 (32.26%) Python
4 17 (27.42%) Java
4 17 (27.42%) Finance
4 17 (27.42%) Banking
5 16 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (25.81%) SQL Server
6 15 (24.19%) Apache
6 15 (24.19%) Puppet
6 15 (24.19%) Jenkins
6 15 (24.19%) Ansible
7 14 (22.58%) PowerShell
7 14 (22.58%) Spring
7 14 (22.58%) WebLogic
7 14 (22.58%) Shell Script
8 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
8 13 (20.97%) SQL
8 13 (20.97%) Solaris
8 13 (20.97%) Opscode Chef
8 13 (20.97%) Continuous Delivery
9 12 (19.35%) Unit Testing
9 12 (19.35%) ITIL
9 12 (19.35%) VMware
10 11 (17.74%) LDAP
11 10 (16.13%) SOAP
11 10 (16.13%) JBoss
11 10 (16.13%) Migration

BladeLogic
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 15 (24.19%) Apache
2 14 (22.58%) WebLogic
3 10 (16.13%) JBoss
4 9 (14.52%) Tomcat
5 5 (8.06%) IIS
5 5 (8.06%) WebSphere
5 5 (8.06%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.61%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.52%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.23%) IaaS
2 2 (3.23%) PaaS
2 2 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.74%) LDAP
2 6 (9.68%) SSL
3 5 (8.06%) SAN
3 5 (8.06%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.84%) HTTP
4 3 (4.84%) NAS
4 3 (4.84%) VPN
5 2 (3.23%) DNS
5 2 (3.23%) Firewall
5 2 (3.23%) LAN
5 2 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.90%) Oracle Database
2 8 (12.90%) RDBMS
2 8 (12.90%) Relational Database
3 7 (11.29%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (8.06%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 15 (24.19%) Jenkins
2 8 (12.90%) ClearCase
3 7 (11.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (11.29%) Cobertura
3 7 (11.29%) JBehave
3 7 (11.29%) JIRA
3 7 (11.29%) JUnit
4 3 (4.84%) MSBuild
4 3 (4.84%) NUnit
4 3 (4.84%) SpecFlow
4 3 (4.84%) Subversion
4 3 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.84%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.61%) Artifactory
General
1 17 (27.42%) Banking
1 17 (27.42%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Front Office
2 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.23%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.61%) French Language
4 1 (1.61%) German Language
Job Titles
1 16 (25.81%) Developer
2 14 (22.58%) Administrator
3 9 (14.52%) Java Developer
3 9 (14.52%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (12.90%) Linux Administrator
5 7 (11.29%) Analyst
5 7 (11.29%) Unix Administrator
5 7 (11.29%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 6 (9.68%) Architect
6 6 (9.68%) Automation Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Data Architect
6 6 (9.68%) Data Centre Architect
6 6 (9.68%) Data Migration Architect
6 6 (9.68%) Migration Architect
7 5 (8.06%) Applications Support
7 5 (8.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (8.06%) Technical Architect
8 4 (6.45%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Support Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.58%) Spring
2 10 (16.13%) JSON
2 10 (16.13%) SOAP
3 7 (11.29%) Hibernate
3 7 (11.29%) Java EE
4 6 (9.68%) AngularJS
4 6 (9.68%) Velocity
5 5 (8.06%) .NET
5 5 (8.06%) Django
5 5 (8.06%) JDBC
5 5 (8.06%) JPA
6 3 (4.84%) .NET Framework
6 3 (4.84%) ADO.NET
6 3 (4.84%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (4.84%) LINQ
6 3 (4.84%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 3 (4.84%) Middleware
6 3 (4.84%) WCF
6 3 (4.84%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (4.84%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Clustering
2 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (11.29%) Public Cloud
4 6 (9.68%) Data Centre
5 5 (8.06%) Fixed Income
5 5 (8.06%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (6.45%) Derivative
7 3 (4.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (3.23%) CMDB
8 2 (3.23%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (48.39%) Linux
1 30 (48.39%) Unix
2 20 (32.26%) Windows
3 13 (20.97%) Solaris
4 9 (14.52%) AIX
5 7 (11.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.23%) CentOS
7 2 (3.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 2 (3.23%) Windows 2000
7 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.23%) Windows NT
7 2 (3.23%) Windows Server
7 2 (3.23%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.61%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (20.97%) Continuous Delivery
3 12 (19.35%) ITIL
3 12 (19.35%) Unit Testing
4 10 (16.13%) BDD
4 10 (16.13%) Migration
5 7 (11.29%) Risk Management
5 7 (11.29%) Validation
6 6 (9.68%) Low Latency
7 5 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (8.06%) Configuration Management
7 5 (8.06%) Database Tuning
7 5 (8.06%) DevOps
7 5 (8.06%) OO
7 5 (8.06%) OOP
7 5 (8.06%) Project Management
8 4 (6.45%) Problem Management
9 3 (4.84%) Open Source
9 3 (4.84%) TDD
9 3 (4.84%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (32.26%) Python
2 17 (27.42%) Java
3 14 (22.58%) PowerShell
3 14 (22.58%) Shell Script
4 13 (20.97%) SQL
5 7 (11.29%) Bash Shell
5 7 (11.29%) C
5 7 (11.29%) Perl
5 7 (11.29%) PL/SQL
5 7 (11.29%) SystemTap
5 7 (11.29%) VB
6 6 (9.68%) C#
6 6 (9.68%) C++
7 5 (8.06%) Ruby
7 5 (8.06%) VBA
8 3 (4.84%) Jython
8 3 (4.84%) XAML
9 2 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (9.68%) Degree
2 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.23%) MCSA
3 2 (3.23%) MCSE
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (9.68%) vCloud
3 5 (8.06%) KVM
4 4 (6.45%) Active Directory
5 2 (3.23%) Samba
5 2 (3.23%) Sendmail
5 2 (3.23%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (1.61%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 15 (24.19%) Ansible
1 15 (24.19%) Puppet
2 13 (20.97%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (11.29%) Control-M
3 7 (11.29%) Oracle ZFS
4 5 (8.06%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (4.84%) CA Wily
5 3 (4.84%) Nagios
5 3 (4.84%) NetBackup
5 3 (4.84%) SCCM
5 3 (4.84%) Tivoli
5 3 (4.84%) ZABBIX
6 2 (3.23%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (3.23%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.61%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 1 (1.61%) vRealize
Vendors
1 25 (40.32%) Oracle
2 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
3 12 (19.35%) VMware
4 9 (14.52%) BMC
4 9 (14.52%) Red Hat
5 7 (11.29%) Atlassian
5 7 (11.29%) HP
5 7 (11.29%) Remedy
5 7 (11.29%) Sun
6 6 (9.68%) Dell
7 5 (8.06%) Splunk
8 4 (6.45%) CA
8 4 (6.45%) IBM
9 3 (4.84%) EMC
9 3 (4.84%) Radianz
9 3 (4.84%) Veritas
10 2 (3.23%) Citrix
10 2 (3.23%) DataSynapse
10 2 (3.23%) Reuters
10 2 (3.23%) TOWER Software