The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 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 Milton Keynes 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BMC BladeLogic Automation Suite
Rank 63 64 57
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs citing BladeLogic 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.11% 0.15% 0.60%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.01% 1.04% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Systems Management Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
99 96 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 11.38% 14.37% 11.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 37 30
Average daily rate £338 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £210 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £435 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £18.75 £14.98 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.16% -53.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +17.14%
BladeLogic
Buckinghamshire

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 22 July 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows NT
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Intel
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery

BladeLogic
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows NT
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Intel
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft