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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
BMC BladeLogic Automation Suite
UK / England
Rank 544 596 564
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -32
Contract jobs citing BladeLogic 23 15 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.055% 0.031% 0.053%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.56% 0.35% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 9
Median daily rate £375 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £344 £418
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £536 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £416 £451
% change year-on-year
-15.91% -7.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
4106 4254 4198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.82% 8.92% 8.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2759 2708 2498
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 129 145
Median hourly rate £29.50 £32.50 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.23% +52.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.59 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.33 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-41.42% +55.55%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +23 11 £416 -16.75% 2
South East +30 8 £362 -26.96%
North West +20 3 £325 -39.81%
West Midlands - 1 £425 -
BladeLogic
UK

BladeLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 25 (54.35%) HP
2 24 (52.17%) Windows
2 24 (52.17%) PowerShell
3 21 (45.65%) Linux
4 20 (43.48%) BMC
5 19 (41.30%) SQL
6 18 (39.13%) ITIL
7 17 (36.96%) Active Directory
7 17 (36.96%) Puppet
8 16 (34.78%) Unix
8 16 (34.78%) Python
9 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
9 15 (32.61%) CA
9 15 (32.61%) Middleware
9 15 (32.61%) Security Cleared
9 15 (32.61%) Windows Server
10 14 (30.43%) SC Cleared
10 14 (30.43%) Jython
10 14 (30.43%) Dell
11 13 (28.26%) SAN
11 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
11 13 (28.26%) SCOrch
12 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (26.09%) ITSM
13 11 (23.91%) SCCM
13 11 (23.91%) Solaris
13 11 (23.91%) HP Operations Orchestration
14 10 (21.74%) VMware
15 9 (19.57%) Firewall

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 8 (17.39%) IIS
2 6 (13.04%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.70%) Apache
4 3 (6.52%) JBoss
5 2 (4.35%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.17%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.17%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.52%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.17%) IaaS
3 1 (2.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.26%) SAN
2 9 (19.57%) Firewall
3 8 (17.39%) LDAP
3 8 (17.39%) NAS
4 6 (13.04%) DNS
4 6 (13.04%) HTTP
4 6 (13.04%) TCP/IP
5 5 (10.87%) HTTPS
5 5 (10.87%) iSCSI
6 3 (6.52%) BIG-IP
6 3 (6.52%) DHCP
6 3 (6.52%) LAN
6 3 (6.52%) VLAN
6 3 (6.52%) VoIP
6 3 (6.52%) WAN
6 3 (6.52%) Wireless
7 2 (4.35%) FTP
7 2 (4.35%) SSH
8 1 (2.17%) SNMP
8 1 (2.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (10.87%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Automation Engineer
2 5 (10.87%) Architect
2 5 (10.87%) Deployment Specialist
2 5 (10.87%) Windows Specialist
3 4 (8.70%) Administrator
3 4 (8.70%) Unix Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Consultant
4 3 (6.52%) Developer
4 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.35%) Cloud Automation Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Server Administrator
5 2 (4.35%) Server Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Solaris Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Unix Administrator
5 2 (4.35%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (32.61%) Middleware
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.17%) SOAP
3 1 (2.17%) XML
3 1 (2.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Public Cloud
2 6 (13.04%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.35%) CLARiiON
3 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Clustering
4 1 (2.17%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 24 (52.17%) Windows
2 21 (45.65%) Linux
3 16 (34.78%) Unix
4 15 (32.61%) Windows Server
5 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (23.91%) Solaris
7 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (17.39%) Windows 7
9 6 (13.04%) Windows 8
9 6 (13.04%) Windows Vista
10 5 (10.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (4.35%) AIX
11 2 (4.35%) SUSE
11 2 (4.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 2 (4.35%) Windows 2000
11 2 (4.35%) Windows NT
11 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) ITIL
2 12 (26.09%) ITSM
3 8 (17.39%) OO
4 6 (13.04%) Patch Management
4 6 (13.04%) Security Patching
5 5 (10.87%) Service Management
5 5 (10.87%) Software Distribution
5 5 (10.87%) Virtual Environments
6 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
6 4 (8.70%) Security Hardening
6 4 (8.70%) Software Deployment
6 4 (8.70%) Validation
7 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.52%) Application Performance Management
7 3 (6.52%) Performance Management
7 3 (6.52%) Problem Management
7 3 (6.52%) TDD
7 3 (6.52%) Time Management
8 2 (4.35%) Risk Management
8 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (52.17%) PowerShell
2 19 (41.30%) SQL
3 16 (34.78%) Python
4 14 (30.43%) Jython
5 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
6 8 (17.39%) Shell Script
7 6 (13.04%) Perl
8 5 (10.87%) Bash Shell
8 5 (10.87%) VB
8 5 (10.87%) VBScript
9 3 (6.52%) Ruby
10 1 (2.17%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 15 (32.61%) Security Cleared
2 14 (30.43%) SC Cleared
3 6 (13.04%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (36.96%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (8.70%) VMware ESX
3 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.35%) NFS
4 2 (4.35%) Samba
4 2 (4.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.17%) KVM
5 1 (2.17%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (36.96%) Puppet
2 13 (28.26%) SCOrch
3 11 (23.91%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 11 (23.91%) SCCM
4 7 (15.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 6 (13.04%) WSUS
6 5 (10.87%) Nagios
6 5 (10.87%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (10.87%) Red Hat Satellite
7 4 (8.70%) Ansible
8 3 (6.52%) Control-M
8 3 (6.52%) MIMEsweeper
8 3 (6.52%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (6.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (6.52%) Oracle Identity Management
8 3 (6.52%) ZABBIX
9 2 (4.35%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (4.35%) SCOM
10 1 (2.17%) CA Wily
10 1 (2.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (54.35%) HP
2 20 (43.48%) BMC
3 15 (32.61%) CA
3 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
4 14 (30.43%) Dell
5 10 (21.74%) VMware
6 7 (15.22%) Red Hat
6 7 (15.22%) Veritas
7 6 (13.04%) Remedy
8 4 (8.70%) CheckPoint
8 4 (8.70%) Cisco
8 4 (8.70%) Citrix
8 4 (8.70%) IBM
8 4 (8.70%) Oracle
9 3 (6.52%) AppDynamics
9 3 (6.52%) Axway
9 3 (6.52%) Blue Coat
9 3 (6.52%) Nokia
9 3 (6.52%) Symantec
10 2 (4.35%) 3PAR