The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BMC BladeLogic Automation Suite
Rank 537 506 499
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -7
Contract jobs citing BladeLogic 20 33 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.044% 0.074% 0.056%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.53% 1.01% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 6
Average daily rate
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£425 £376 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.95% -18.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £300 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £309 £450
% change year-on-year
+37.37% -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 England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3760 3255 2739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.25% 7.30% 6.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2307 1921 1507
Average daily rate £425 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £219 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 133 203
Average hourly rate £20.06 £19.75 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -21.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.55 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £33.98 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -16.00%

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
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 29 January 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
North West +6 8 £425 +29.62%
London -2 7 £425 +5.91% 2
South East -12 5 - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
Midlands - - - -
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BladeLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 36 (54.55%) Windows
2 29 (43.94%) VMware
3 28 (42.42%) BMC
4 27 (40.91%) SAN
4 27 (40.91%) Active Directory
5 23 (34.85%) UNIX
6 21 (31.82%) IIS
7 20 (30.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
7 20 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (30.30%) NAS
8 19 (28.79%) VMware ESX
8 19 (28.79%) Microsoft
9 18 (27.27%) Linux
10 16 (24.24%) Citrix
10 16 (24.24%) Banking
11 15 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (22.73%) Windows 2000
11 15 (22.73%) MCSE
11 15 (22.73%) Finance
12 14 (21.21%) Disaster Recovery
12 14 (21.21%) ISA Server
12 14 (21.21%) MS Excel
12 14 (21.21%) Windows NT
12 14 (21.21%) Terminal Services
13 13 (19.70%) Intel
13 13 (19.70%) SLA
13 13 (19.70%) Oracle
13 13 (19.70%) Change Management
13 13 (19.70%) Windows 2000 Server

BladeLogic
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 21 (31.82%) IIS
2 12 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (6.06%) Apache
4 4 (6.06%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.55%) JBoss
6 2 (3.03%) WebLogic
6 2 (3.03%) MS Exchange
6 2 (3.03%) LiveLink
6 2 (3.03%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (3.03%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 14 (21.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (12.12%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 27 (40.91%) SAN
2 20 (30.30%) NAS
3 6 (9.09%) Firewall
3 6 (9.09%) LAN
3 6 (9.09%) WAN
3 6 (9.09%) BIG-IP
4 5 (7.58%) VLAN
4 5 (7.58%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.58%) DNS
4 5 (7.58%) LDAP
5 4 (6.06%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (4.55%) Wireless
6 3 (4.55%) Broadband
6 3 (4.55%) DHCP
6 3 (4.55%) VoIP
7 2 (3.03%) DMZ
7 2 (3.03%) Ethernet
7 2 (3.03%) FTP
7 2 (3.03%) HTTP
7 2 (3.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.55%) Subversion
3 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.52%) Maven
General
1 16 (24.24%) Banking
2 15 (22.73%) Finance
3 3 (4.55%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.03%) Front Office
4 2 (3.03%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.52%) Retail
5 1 (1.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (30.30%) Administrator
2 12 (18.18%) Windows Administrator
3 7 (10.61%) Consultant
3 7 (10.61%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (9.09%) Architect
4 6 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (7.58%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.06%) Server Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Network Architect
6 4 (6.06%) Network Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (3.03%) UNIX Administrator
8 2 (3.03%) Windows Server Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Integration Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Web Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Windows Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Build Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Wintel Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.15%) Middleware
2 5 (7.58%) XML
3 2 (3.03%) .NET
3 2 (3.03%) Java EE
3 2 (3.03%) WCF
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.52%) REST
4 1 (1.52%) RESTful
4 1 (1.52%) Spring MVC
4 1 (1.52%) JSON
4 1 (1.52%) Spring
4 1 (1.52%) SOAP
4 1 (1.52%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) Clustering
1 11 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.03%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.03%) FlexPod
2 2 (3.03%) FMCG
2 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.52%) User Experience
3 1 (1.52%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.52%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 36 (54.55%) Windows
2 23 (34.85%) UNIX
3 20 (30.30%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (27.27%) Linux
5 15 (22.73%) Windows 2000
6 14 (21.21%) Windows NT
7 13 (19.70%) Windows 2000 Server
8 10 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (12.12%) Solaris
9 8 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (7.58%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (4.55%) SUSE
11 3 (4.55%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.21%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (19.70%) Change Management
3 8 (12.12%) Migration
4 6 (9.09%) ITIL
5 5 (7.58%) Capacity Management
5 5 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (6.06%) Problem Management
6 4 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (4.55%) Release Management
8 2 (3.03%) Risk Management
8 2 (3.03%) Workflow
8 2 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.03%) Service Management
8 2 (3.03%) Network Design
8 2 (3.03%) Load Balancing
8 2 (3.03%) Data Architecture
8 2 (3.03%) Software Distribution
8 2 (3.03%) Change Control
8 2 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (3.03%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.61%) Perl
2 6 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.06%) Python
3 4 (6.06%) XPath
4 3 (4.55%) C
4 3 (4.55%) Java
4 3 (4.55%) VB
5 2 (3.03%) SQL
5 2 (3.03%) Jython
5 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.03%) Korn
6 1 (1.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
1 15 (22.73%) MCSE
2 10 (15.15%) Degree
3 4 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.52%) NCIE
5 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) RHCE
5 1 (1.52%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (19.70%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 20 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (28.79%) VMware ESX
4 14 (21.21%) ISA Server
4 14 (21.21%) Terminal Services
5 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 8 (12.12%) vSphere
7 6 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (3.03%) NFS
8 2 (3.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (1.52%) vCloud
9 1 (1.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (1.52%) Samba
Systems Management
1 8 (12.12%) Control-M
1 8 (12.12%) SCOM
2 7 (10.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (6.06%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (3.03%) Tivoli
6 2 (3.03%) ServiceCenter
6 2 (3.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (3.03%) HP SIM
6 2 (3.03%) Puppet
6 2 (3.03%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (1.52%) SCCM
7 1 (1.52%) WSUS
7 1 (1.52%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 29 (43.94%) VMware
2 28 (42.42%) BMC
3 19 (28.79%) Microsoft
4 16 (24.24%) Citrix
5 13 (19.70%) Intel
5 13 (19.70%) Oracle
6 10 (15.15%) Cisco
7 9 (13.64%) Symantec
7 9 (13.64%) Red Hat
8 8 (12.12%) Remedy
8 8 (12.12%) HP
9 6 (9.09%) Blue Coat
10 5 (7.58%) EMC
10 5 (7.58%) CA
11 4 (6.06%) NetApp
11 4 (6.06%) CheckPoint
11 4 (6.06%) Nortel
11 4 (6.06%) Avaya
11 4 (6.06%) Dell
12 3 (4.55%) IBM
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