The table below looks at the statistics for BladeLogic skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BladeLogic over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BMC BladeLogic Automation Suite
Rank 59 68 61
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Contract jobs citing BladeLogic 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.60% 0.27% 0.40%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.10% 1.79% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £473 £390 £250
% change year-on-year
+21.15% +56.31%
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 Milton Keynes region.

Systems Management Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
98 112 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 11.72% 14.85% 11.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 42 31
Average daily rate £350 £288 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £164 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £435 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £18.75 £15.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-6.09% +2.50%

BladeLogic
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

BladeLogic Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

BladeLogic
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

BladeLogic Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

BladeLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) ISA Server
2 6 (85.71%) IIS
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Terminal Services
2 6 (85.71%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) Windows NT
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 2000
3 5 (71.43%) MCSE
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (71.43%) SLA
3 5 (71.43%) Change Management
3 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (57.14%) VMware ESX
4 4 (57.14%) Clustering
4 4 (57.14%) SAN
4 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
4 4 (57.14%) UNIX
4 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 4 (57.14%) Intel
4 4 (57.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (57.14%) Windows 2000 Server
4 4 (57.14%) NAS
4 4 (57.14%) Migration

BladeLogic
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 6 (85.71%) IIS
1 6 (85.71%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) SAN
1 4 (57.14%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) Broadband
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Systems Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Clustering
2 2 (28.57%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) Windows NT
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 2000
4 4 (57.14%) UNIX
4 4 (57.14%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (14.29%) AIX
5 1 (14.29%) Solaris
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Change Management
1 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (57.14%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) MCSE
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) ISA Server
1 6 (85.71%) Terminal Services
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) VMware ESX
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) vSphere
3 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (42.86%) SCOM
3 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Intel
4 1 (14.29%) PlateSpin