The first table below looks at the demand for BladeLogic skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BladeLogic over the 3 months to 17 April 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 London 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BMC BladeLogic Automation Suite
Rank 395 339 368
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +29
Contract jobs citing BladeLogic 17 39 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.070% 0.18% 0.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.05% 2.88% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 33 51
Average daily rate £461 £475 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.89% -9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £435 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £615 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1622 1356 1606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 6.70% 6.27% 5.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1100 943 970
Average daily rate £425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 28 46
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.05 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £32.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+21.95% +10.81%
BladeLogic
England

BladeLogic
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BladeLogic across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

BladeLogic Jobs Demand Trend in London

BladeLogic
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BladeLogic across the London region.

BladeLogic Daily Rate Trend in London

BladeLogic
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BladeLogic across the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

BladeLogic Daily Rate Histogram in London

BladeLogic
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BladeLogic within the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -21 4 £475 -5.00%
BladeLogic
England

BladeLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 29 (64.44%) BMC
2 27 (60.00%) UNIX
3 26 (57.78%) Windows
4 22 (48.89%) TCP/IP
5 19 (42.22%) Active Directory
5 19 (42.22%) VMware
6 16 (35.56%) VMware ESX
6 16 (35.56%) SAN
6 16 (35.56%) Linux
7 14 (31.11%) IBM
7 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (28.89%) HP
8 13 (28.89%) Oracle
9 12 (26.67%) Red Hat
10 11 (24.44%) Remedy
10 11 (24.44%) ITIL
10 11 (24.44%) LDAP
10 11 (24.44%) Clustering
10 11 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (22.22%) Configuration Management
11 10 (22.22%) Perl
11 10 (22.22%) SQL
11 10 (22.22%) EMC
12 9 (20.00%) AIX
12 9 (20.00%) Solaris
12 9 (20.00%) DHCP
12 9 (20.00%) Telecoms
13 8 (17.78%) SSH

BladeLogic
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 8 (17.78%) IIS
2 6 (13.33%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.44%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.22%) SAS
4 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.22%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (6.67%) PaaS
1 3 (6.67%) IaaS
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (48.89%) TCP/IP
2 16 (35.56%) SAN
3 11 (24.44%) LDAP
4 9 (20.00%) DHCP
5 8 (17.78%) LAN
5 8 (17.78%) WAN
5 8 (17.78%) SSH
6 6 (13.33%) Firewall
6 6 (13.33%) FTP
7 4 (8.89%) DMZ
8 3 (6.67%) DNS
8 3 (6.67%) NAS
9 2 (4.44%) NetScaler
9 2 (4.44%) VLAN
9 2 (4.44%) SSL
9 2 (4.44%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SQLPlus
2 1 (2.22%) MySQL
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Maven
1 7 (15.56%) ClearCase
1 7 (15.56%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (13.33%) JIRA
3 3 (6.67%) MSI
4 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.22%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Banking
3 4 (8.89%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.44%) Back Office
4 2 (4.44%) Publishing
5 1 (2.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (17.78%) Administrator
2 7 (15.56%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (11.11%) Consultant
3 5 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Senior Citrix Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Senior Wintel Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 3 (6.67%) Architect
4 3 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Network Consultant
5 2 (4.44%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (4.44%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Hardware Technician
5 2 (4.44%) UNIX Support
6 1 (2.22%) Monitoring Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) AIX Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Network Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) HTML
2 6 (13.33%) .NET
2 6 (13.33%) J2EE
2 6 (13.33%) Middleware
3 1 (2.22%) Application Packaging
3 1 (2.22%) REST
3 1 (2.22%) CSS
3 1 (2.22%) JMS
3 1 (2.22%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Clustering
2 5 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 5 (11.11%) AS400
2 5 (11.11%) Firmware
3 3 (6.67%) Open Source
4 2 (4.44%) Replication
4 2 (4.44%) CLARiiON
4 2 (4.44%) PKI
4 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.22%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.22%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 27 (60.00%) UNIX
2 26 (57.78%) Windows
3 16 (35.56%) Linux
4 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (20.00%) AIX
6 9 (20.00%) Solaris
7 7 (15.56%) SUSE
8 5 (11.11%) Windows 2000
9 3 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) ITIL
2 10 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 7 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (11.11%) Release Management
5 3 (6.67%) Change Management
6 2 (4.44%) Workflow
6 2 (4.44%) Validation
6 2 (4.44%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.44%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.44%) Network Management
6 2 (4.44%) Resource Management
6 2 (4.44%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (4.44%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (4.44%) Build Automation
6 2 (4.44%) Data Virtualisation
6 2 (4.44%) Change Control
7 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) Perl
1 10 (22.22%) SQL
2 6 (13.33%) VB
2 6 (13.33%) Python
2 6 (13.33%) Shell Script
3 3 (6.67%) Java
3 3 (6.67%) sed
4 2 (4.44%) Ruby
4 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.22%) AWK
5 1 (2.22%) Jython
5 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.44%) CCNP
2 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.44%) Degree
3 1 (2.22%) VCAP
3 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (42.22%) Active Directory
2 16 (35.56%) VMware ESX
3 11 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (13.33%) vSphere
5 5 (11.11%) NFS
5 5 (11.11%) XenApp
6 4 (8.89%) XenDesktop
6 4 (8.89%) KVM
6 4 (8.89%) PowerHA
7 2 (4.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (4.44%) SRDF
7 2 (4.44%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 2 (4.44%) Samba
8 1 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.22%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) HP SIM
1 3 (6.67%) Puppet
1 3 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.44%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (4.44%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (4.44%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (4.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (64.44%) BMC
2 19 (42.22%) VMware
3 14 (31.11%) IBM
4 13 (28.89%) HP
4 13 (28.89%) Oracle
5 12 (26.67%) Red Hat
6 11 (24.44%) Remedy
7 10 (22.22%) EMC
8 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
9 7 (15.56%) Citrix
10 6 (13.33%) Sybase
10 6 (13.33%) JBoss
10 6 (13.33%) Opsware
11 5 (11.11%) Dell
11 5 (11.11%) Hitachi
12 4 (8.89%) Avaya
12 4 (8.89%) Cisco
12 4 (8.89%) ServiceNow
13 3 (6.67%) AppSense
14 2 (4.44%) Brocade
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago