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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BMC BladeLogic Automation Suite
Rank 521 471 473
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +2
Contract jobs citing BladeLogic 45 68 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.091% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.20% 1.98% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 57 51
Average daily rate
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£500 £438 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £425 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £506 £275
% change year-on-year
-30.86% +84.25%
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
3746 3434 3488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.58% 7.37% 6.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2209 1956 1855
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £222 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 154 157
Average hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.77% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £42.25 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.36% +25.71%
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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 31 July 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 31 July 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -9 37 £525 +20.00% 1
North West 0 3 £425 +13.33% 1
East of England - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
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BladeLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 41 (50.00%) Windows
1 41 (50.00%) Middleware
2 32 (39.02%) Banking
3 30 (36.59%) Linux
4 27 (32.93%) BMC
5 26 (31.71%) VMware
6 25 (30.49%) Finance
7 24 (29.27%) UNIX
8 23 (28.05%) VMware ESX
9 21 (25.61%) ITIL
9 21 (25.61%) Active Directory
10 20 (24.39%) Oracle
11 19 (23.17%) PowerShell
11 19 (23.17%) Windows Server 2008
12 18 (21.95%) Splunk
13 17 (20.73%) Microsoft
13 17 (20.73%) SAN
14 16 (19.51%) IIS
14 16 (19.51%) Front Office
14 16 (19.51%) Disaster Recovery
15 15 (18.29%) Cyber-Ark
16 14 (17.07%) Investment Banking
16 14 (17.07%) TIBCO
16 14 (17.07%) VB
16 14 (17.07%) MS Excel
16 14 (17.07%) Citrix
17 13 (15.85%) Red Hat
17 13 (15.85%) Windows Server 2003
17 13 (15.85%) Release Management
17 13 (15.85%) Capacity Management

BladeLogic
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (19.51%) IIS
2 9 (10.98%) WebSphere
3 8 (9.76%) TIBCO EMS
4 6 (7.32%) IBM HTTP Server
4 6 (7.32%) Apache
4 6 (7.32%) Tomcat
5 4 (4.88%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.44%) LiveLink
6 2 (2.44%) CICS
6 2 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.44%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.44%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (1.22%) SAS
7 1 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 14 (17.07%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.73%) SAN
2 12 (14.63%) TCP/IP
3 9 (10.98%) LDAP
4 6 (7.32%) Intranet
4 6 (7.32%) BIG-IP
5 5 (6.10%) WAN
6 4 (4.88%) LAN
6 4 (4.88%) DMZ
6 4 (4.88%) Firewall
6 4 (4.88%) NAS
7 2 (2.44%) VLAN
7 2 (2.44%) Network Security
7 2 (2.44%) Wireless
7 2 (2.44%) OSPF
7 2 (2.44%) SSL
7 2 (2.44%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.22%) FTP
8 1 (1.22%) Broadband
8 1 (1.22%) VPN
8 1 (1.22%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.32%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.66%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.66%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.66%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (2.44%) DB2
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.22%) Big Data
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 32 (39.02%) Banking
2 25 (30.49%) Finance
3 16 (19.51%) Front Office
4 14 (17.07%) Investment Banking
5 5 (6.10%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (10.98%) Analyst
1 9 (10.98%) Middleware Analyst
2 8 (9.76%) Network Engineer
2 8 (9.76%) Administrator
3 7 (8.54%) Support Analyst
3 7 (8.54%) Architect
3 7 (8.54%) Middleware Specialist
4 6 (7.32%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (6.10%) Consultant
5 5 (6.10%) Network Consultant
5 5 (6.10%) VMware Engineer
5 5 (6.10%) Communications Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) Automation Engineer
6 4 (4.88%) Integration Engineer
6 4 (4.88%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (4.88%) Web Engineer
6 4 (4.88%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (3.66%) Citrix Engineer
7 3 (3.66%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (50.00%) Middleware
2 8 (9.76%) Rendezvous
3 7 (8.54%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (7.32%) .NET
4 6 (7.32%) Java EE
4 6 (7.32%) WCF
5 3 (3.66%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.76%) Clustering
2 6 (7.32%) Mainframe
3 5 (6.10%) AS400
4 4 (4.88%) Fixed Income
4 4 (4.88%) Firmware
5 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.44%) Tandem
5 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.44%) Replication
6 1 (1.22%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.22%) CMDB
6 1 (1.22%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 41 (50.00%) Windows
2 30 (36.59%) Linux
3 24 (29.27%) UNIX
4 19 (23.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (15.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (14.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (12.20%) Solaris
8 8 (9.76%) AIX
9 7 (8.54%) Windows 2000
10 6 (7.32%) SUSE
11 3 (3.66%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (3.66%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (3.66%) Windows NT
12 2 (2.44%) zOS
12 2 (2.44%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.61%) ITIL
2 16 (19.51%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (15.85%) Release Management
3 13 (15.85%) Capacity Management
4 11 (13.41%) Change Management
5 7 (8.54%) Problem Management
5 7 (8.54%) Network Management
5 7 (8.54%) Load Balancing
6 6 (7.32%) Server Monitoring
7 5 (6.10%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (4.88%) Configuration Management
8 4 (4.88%) Service Management
8 4 (4.88%) Migration
9 3 (3.66%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (2.44%) Risk Management
10 2 (2.44%) Logistics
10 2 (2.44%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (2.44%) Data Protection
10 2 (2.44%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (23.17%) PowerShell
2 14 (17.07%) VB
3 10 (12.20%) Python
4 9 (10.98%) Shell Script
5 6 (7.32%) Java
6 2 (2.44%) Jython
7 1 (1.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (12.20%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (4.88%) Degree
4 2 (2.44%) MCSE
4 2 (2.44%) CCNP
4 2 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.22%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.54%) SLA
2 1 (1.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 23 (28.05%) VMware ESX
2 21 (25.61%) Active Directory
3 11 (13.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (6.10%) vSphere
5 3 (3.66%) XenApp
6 2 (2.44%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (2.44%) SRDF
6 2 (2.44%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (2.44%) Terminal Services
6 2 (2.44%) ISA Server
6 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.22%) NFS
7 1 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.22%) Samba
7 1 (1.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 9 (10.98%) Control-M
2 8 (9.76%) ITRS Geneos
3 7 (8.54%) WMI
4 5 (6.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (2.44%) Tivoli
5 2 (2.44%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 2 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.44%) SCCM
5 2 (2.44%) SCOM
5 2 (2.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.22%) WSUS
6 1 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.22%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 27 (32.93%) BMC
2 26 (31.71%) VMware
3 20 (24.39%) Oracle
4 18 (21.95%) Splunk
5 17 (20.73%) Microsoft
6 15 (18.29%) Cyber-Ark
7 14 (17.07%) Citrix
7 14 (17.07%) TIBCO
8 13 (15.85%) Red Hat
9 12 (14.63%) IBM
10 10 (12.20%) Altiris
11 9 (10.98%) EMC
12 6 (7.32%) Tumbleweed
13 5 (6.10%) Aruba
13 5 (6.10%) Symantec
13 5 (6.10%) HP
13 5 (6.10%) Cisco
14 3 (3.66%) Dell
14 3 (3.66%) Nortel
14 3 (3.66%) NetIQ
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