The table below looks at the statistics 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 December 2014 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BMC BladeLogic Automation Suite
Rank 394 384 368
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -16
Contract jobs citing BladeLogic 15 34 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.065% 0.14% 0.097%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.80% 1.96% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 22 6
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£390 £445 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.35% -8.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £313 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £328 £450
% change year-on-year
+29.62% -27.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
BladeLogic
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1877 1736 1335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.10% 7.13% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1347 1207 827
Average daily rate £450 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £296 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £530 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.20% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 28 59
Average hourly rate £21.50 £16.50 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.30% -24.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £12.50 £13.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £36.11 £46.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%

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 December 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 December 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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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
City of London +19 2 £373 -17.22%
BladeLogic
England

BladeLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 32 (66.67%) Windows
2 27 (56.25%) Linux
3 26 (54.17%) Oracle
4 22 (45.83%) Middleware
5 19 (39.58%) Active Directory
5 19 (39.58%) BMC
6 18 (37.50%) UNIX
7 17 (35.42%) Control-M
7 17 (35.42%) Banking
7 17 (35.42%) PowerShell
8 16 (33.33%) Capacity Management
8 16 (33.33%) VMware
9 15 (31.25%) Front Office
9 15 (31.25%) Red Hat
10 14 (29.17%) Solaris
10 14 (29.17%) IIS
10 14 (29.17%) VB
10 14 (29.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (27.08%) Python
11 13 (27.08%) SAN
12 12 (25.00%) ITIL
12 12 (25.00%) BIG-IP
12 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (22.92%) Problem Management
13 11 (22.92%) Investment Banking
13 11 (22.92%) Altiris
13 11 (22.92%) Finance
13 11 (22.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 10 (20.83%) LDAP
14 10 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery

BladeLogic
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 14 (29.17%) IIS
2 8 (16.67%) Apache
2 8 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 8 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.33%) LiveLink
4 2 (4.17%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.08%) CICS
5 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.08%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.08%) SAN
2 12 (25.00%) BIG-IP
3 10 (20.83%) LDAP
4 8 (16.67%) LAN
4 8 (16.67%) WAN
4 8 (16.67%) Intranet
4 8 (16.67%) Firewall
5 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP
6 4 (8.33%) NAS
6 4 (8.33%) Ethernet
7 3 (6.25%) VLAN
7 3 (6.25%) Wireless
7 3 (6.25%) VoIP
8 2 (4.17%) FTP
8 2 (4.17%) DMZ
8 2 (4.17%) DNS
8 2 (4.17%) SSH
9 1 (2.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.58%) Oracle Database
3 5 (10.42%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.08%) DB2
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.08%) Maven
General
1 17 (35.42%) Banking
2 15 (31.25%) Front Office
3 11 (22.92%) Investment Banking
3 11 (22.92%) Finance
4 1 (2.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (22.92%) Architect
2 9 (18.75%) Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Web Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Consultant
5 4 (8.33%) Network Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Server Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Administrator
7 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) UNIX Administrator
7 2 (4.17%) Wintel Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Senior Architect
8 1 (2.08%) Middleware Specialist
8 1 (2.08%) Windows Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (45.83%) Middleware
2 8 (16.67%) WCF
2 8 (16.67%) Java EE
2 8 (16.67%) .NET
3 5 (10.42%) XML
3 5 (10.42%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.08%) REST
4 1 (2.08%) RESTful
4 1 (2.08%) JSON
4 1 (2.08%) Spring MVC
4 1 (2.08%) Spring
4 1 (2.08%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.08%) XSD
4 1 (2.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
1 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.25%) Fixed Income
2 3 (6.25%) AS400
3 1 (2.08%) User Experience
3 1 (2.08%) FMCG
3 1 (2.08%) CMDB
3 1 (2.08%) Tandem
3 1 (2.08%) CLARiiON
3 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 32 (66.67%) Windows
2 27 (56.25%) Linux
3 18 (37.50%) UNIX
4 14 (29.17%) Solaris
4 14 (29.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (10.42%) SUSE
8 4 (8.33%) AIX
8 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.08%) zOS
9 1 (2.08%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 12 (25.00%) ITIL
3 11 (22.92%) Problem Management
4 10 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (18.75%) Release Management
6 8 (16.67%) Server Monitoring
6 8 (16.67%) Load Balancing
7 7 (14.58%) Migration
7 7 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (8.33%) Data Architecture
9 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (8.33%) Risk Management
10 2 (4.17%) Workflow
10 2 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
11 1 (2.08%) Software Deployment
11 1 (2.08%) DevOps
11 1 (2.08%) Network Design
11 1 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (2.08%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (35.42%) PowerShell
2 14 (29.17%) VB
3 13 (27.08%) Python
4 9 (18.75%) Java
5 4 (8.33%) XPath
6 2 (4.17%) Perl
7 1 (2.08%) Ruby
7 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.08%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (39.58%) Active Directory
2 9 (18.75%) VMware ESX
3 7 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (12.50%) vSphere
5 2 (4.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (2.08%) Samba
6 1 (2.08%) NFS
Systems Management
1 17 (35.42%) Control-M
2 11 (22.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 9 (18.75%) ITRS Geneos
4 5 (10.42%) WMI
5 4 (8.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (6.25%) Tivoli
7 2 (4.17%) SCCM
7 2 (4.17%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (2.08%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 1 (2.08%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 26 (54.17%) Oracle
2 19 (39.58%) BMC
3 16 (33.33%) VMware
4 15 (31.25%) Red Hat
5 11 (22.92%) Altiris
6 9 (18.75%) Symantec
7 8 (16.67%) Cisco
7 8 (16.67%) CA
7 8 (16.67%) Blue Coat
8 7 (14.58%) Remedy
8 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
8 7 (14.58%) HP
9 6 (12.50%) Dell
9 6 (12.50%) EMC
10 5 (10.42%) Citrix
11 4 (8.33%) Fujitsu
11 4 (8.33%) Nortel
11 4 (8.33%) CheckPoint
11 4 (8.33%) Avaya
11 4 (8.33%) Open Text