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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BMC BladeLogic Automation Suite
Rank 576 579 571
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs citing BladeLogic 41 58 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.084% 0.11% 0.098%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.78% 1.31% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 40 37
Median daily rate £460 £408 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.88% -13.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £350 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £525 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +9.09%
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
5283 4425 4523
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.80% 8.43% 8.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3351 2769 2703
Median daily rate £460 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.23% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.39% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 160 179
Median hourly rate £24.75 £20.00 £21.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.75% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.45 £43.43 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -24 21 £600 +49.53%
North East - 12 £440 -
West Midlands - 6 £320 -
North West +5 3 - -
South East +10 1 £320 -28.88%
BladeLogic
UK

BladeLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (46.15%) Python
2 29 (44.62%) Unix
2 29 (44.62%) Linux
3 25 (38.46%) PowerShell
4 24 (36.92%) Puppet
5 23 (35.38%) Windows
5 23 (35.38%) Oracle
6 22 (33.85%) SQL
7 19 (29.23%) ITIL
8 17 (26.15%) SQL Server
9 16 (24.62%) Java
9 16 (24.62%) HP
9 16 (24.62%) Dell
9 16 (24.62%) Jenkins
9 16 (24.62%) Ansible
10 15 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (23.08%) CA
10 15 (23.08%) Middleware
10 15 (23.08%) Finance
10 15 (23.08%) Jython
11 14 (21.54%) BMC
11 14 (21.54%) Apache
11 14 (21.54%) Opscode Chef
12 13 (20.00%) Public Cloud
12 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 13 (20.00%) WebLogic
12 13 (20.00%) OO
12 13 (20.00%) Banking
12 13 (20.00%) Spring
13 12 (18.46%) Shell Script

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 14 (21.54%) Apache
2 13 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 9 (13.85%) JBoss
4 8 (12.31%) Tomcat
5 5 (7.69%) IIS
6 3 (4.62%) WebSphere
6 3 (4.62%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.38%) LDAP
2 8 (12.31%) HTTP
3 7 (10.77%) Firewall
3 7 (10.77%) SAN
4 6 (9.23%) NAS
4 6 (9.23%) SSL
5 5 (7.69%) HTTPS
5 5 (7.69%) iSCSI
5 5 (7.69%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.62%) VPN
7 2 (3.08%) DNS
7 2 (3.08%) LAN
7 2 (3.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.15%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.77%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (10.77%) Oracle Database
2 7 (10.77%) RDBMS
2 7 (10.77%) Relational Database
3 5 (7.69%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 16 (24.62%) Jenkins
2 8 (12.31%) ClearCase
3 7 (10.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (10.77%) JIRA
4 6 (9.23%) Cobertura
4 6 (9.23%) JBehave
4 6 (9.23%) JUnit
5 3 (4.62%) MSBuild
5 3 (4.62%) NUnit
5 3 (4.62%) SpecFlow
5 3 (4.62%) Subversion
5 3 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.62%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.54%) Artifactory
General
1 15 (23.08%) Finance
2 13 (20.00%) Banking
3 3 (4.62%) Front Office
3 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.08%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (26.15%) Developer
2 14 (21.54%) Automation Engineer
3 10 (15.38%) Administrator
4 8 (12.31%) Java Developer
5 7 (10.77%) Analyst
5 7 (10.77%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (7.69%) Applications Support
6 5 (7.69%) Architect
6 5 (7.69%) Data Architect
6 5 (7.69%) Data Centre Architect
6 5 (7.69%) Data Migration Architect
6 5 (7.69%) Migration Architect
6 5 (7.69%) Unix Administrator
6 5 (7.69%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.15%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (6.15%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.62%) Cloud Automation Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.08%) Middleware
2 13 (20.00%) Spring
3 9 (13.85%) JSON
3 9 (13.85%) SOAP
4 6 (9.23%) AngularJS
4 6 (9.23%) Hibernate
4 6 (9.23%) Java EE
4 6 (9.23%) Velocity
5 5 (7.69%) Django
6 4 (6.15%) JDBC
6 4 (6.15%) JPA
7 3 (4.62%) .NET
7 3 (4.62%) .NET Framework
7 3 (4.62%) ADO.NET
7 3 (4.62%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (4.62%) LINQ
7 3 (4.62%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 3 (4.62%) Unity DI Container
7 3 (4.62%) WCF
7 3 (4.62%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.00%) Public Cloud
2 9 (13.85%) Clustering
3 8 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 5 (7.69%) Fixed Income
4 5 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (6.15%) Derivative
6 3 (4.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 29 (44.62%) Linux
1 29 (44.62%) Unix
2 23 (35.38%) Windows
3 8 (12.31%) Solaris
4 6 (9.23%) Windows Server
5 4 (6.15%) AIX
5 4 (6.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.08%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 2 (3.08%) Windows 2000
7 2 (3.08%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.08%) Windows NT
7 2 (3.08%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.54%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.23%) ITIL
2 15 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (20.00%) OO
4 12 (18.46%) Continuous Delivery
5 11 (16.92%) ITSM
5 11 (16.92%) Unit Testing
6 9 (13.85%) BDD
6 9 (13.85%) Migration
6 9 (13.85%) Validation
7 7 (10.77%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (7.69%) Configuration Management
8 5 (7.69%) Database Tuning
8 5 (7.69%) DevOps
8 5 (7.69%) Low Latency
8 5 (7.69%) OOP
8 5 (7.69%) Risk Management
8 5 (7.69%) Software Distribution
8 5 (7.69%) TDD
8 5 (7.69%) Virtual Environments
9 4 (6.15%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (46.15%) Python
2 25 (38.46%) PowerShell
3 22 (33.85%) SQL
4 16 (24.62%) Java
5 15 (23.08%) Jython
6 12 (18.46%) JavaScript
6 12 (18.46%) Shell Script
7 7 (10.77%) Perl
7 7 (10.77%) PL/SQL
8 6 (9.23%) C#
8 6 (9.23%) C++
8 6 (9.23%) SystemTap
8 6 (9.23%) VB
9 5 (7.69%) Bash Shell
9 5 (7.69%) C
9 5 (7.69%) Ruby
9 5 (7.69%) VBA
10 3 (4.62%) XAML
11 1 (1.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (12.31%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.77%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.69%) Degree
4 4 (6.15%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.08%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.54%) MCSA
6 1 (1.54%) MCSE
6 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (13.85%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.69%) vCloud
4 4 (6.15%) KVM
5 1 (1.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.54%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (1.54%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 24 (36.92%) Puppet
2 16 (24.62%) Ansible
3 14 (21.54%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (18.46%) SCOrch
5 11 (16.92%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 7 (10.77%) Control-M
7 6 (9.23%) Oracle ZFS
8 5 (7.69%) Nagios
8 5 (7.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 5 (7.69%) ZABBIX
9 3 (4.62%) CA Wily
9 3 (4.62%) SCCM
10 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (1.54%) NetBackup
10 1 (1.54%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 23 (35.38%) Oracle
2 16 (24.62%) Dell
2 16 (24.62%) HP
3 15 (23.08%) CA
4 14 (21.54%) BMC
5 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (12.31%) VMware
7 7 (10.77%) Atlassian
7 7 (10.77%) Remedy
8 6 (9.23%) Red Hat
8 6 (9.23%) Sun
9 4 (6.15%) IBM
10 3 (4.62%) Radianz
10 3 (4.62%) Splunk
11 2 (3.08%) EMC
11 2 (3.08%) TOWER Software
12 1 (1.54%) Sybase
12 1 (1.54%) Veritas