The table below looks at the statistics for BladeLogic skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BladeLogic over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BMC BladeLogic Automation Suite
Rank 550 535 492
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -43
Contract jobs citing BladeLogic 63 57 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.39% 1.37% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 43 57
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£513 £425 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.58% -2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £235 £431
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £492
UK excluding London average daily rate - £275 £400
% change year-on-year
- -31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4546 4148 3787
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.14% 7.84% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2802 2401 2115
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £514 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 127 170
Average hourly rate £20.75 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.21% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.95 £10.50 £12.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.60 £34.10 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%

BladeLogic
Jobs Demand Trend

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

BladeLogic Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

BladeLogic
Daily Rate Trend

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

BladeLogic Daily Rate Trend in the UK

BladeLogic
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BladeLogic within the UK over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

BladeLogic Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

BladeLogic
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BladeLogic within the UK.

BladeLogic Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

BladeLogic
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BladeLogic within the UK over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
London +13 63 £513 +2.50% 3
England -15 63 £513 +2.50% 3
City of London -17 11 £438 -12.50% 2
Croydon -6 5 £325 -12.75%
Docklands, London - 1 £550 -

BladeLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 78 (76.47%) Windows
2 71 (69.61%) Linux
3 64 (62.75%) Oracle
4 50 (49.02%) UNIX
5 47 (46.08%) Finance
6 41 (40.20%) Continuous Integration
7 39 (38.24%) SQL
8 37 (36.27%) BMC
9 36 (35.29%) ITIL
9 36 (35.29%) Python
10 35 (34.31%) IIS
11 34 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 34 (33.33%) Firewall
12 33 (32.35%) Release Management
12 33 (32.35%) .NET
13 32 (31.37%) SQL Server
13 32 (31.37%) Java
13 32 (31.37%) Red Hat
13 32 (31.37%) Git (software)
14 31 (30.39%) Tomcat
15 30 (29.41%) JIRA
16 29 (28.43%) Apache
16 29 (28.43%) Solaris
17 27 (26.47%) Middleware
17 27 (26.47%) Banking
18 25 (24.51%) C++
18 25 (24.51%) Jenkins
19 24 (23.53%) Oracle Database
19 24 (23.53%) Django
20 23 (22.55%) Load Balancing

BladeLogic
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 35 (34.31%) IIS
2 31 (30.39%) Tomcat
3 29 (28.43%) Apache
4 9 (8.82%) WebSphere
5 7 (6.86%) WebLogic
6 6 (5.88%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (2.94%) JBoss
7 3 (2.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (1.96%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.98%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.98%) Liferay
9 1 (0.98%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.98%) GroupWise
9 1 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (3.92%) MS Office
1 4 (3.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (11.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (33.33%) Firewall
2 22 (21.57%) SAN
3 17 (16.67%) BIG-IP
3 17 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 16 (15.69%) LAN
4 16 (15.69%) WAN
5 14 (13.73%) VoIP
5 14 (13.73%) TCP/IP
5 14 (13.73%) Wireless
6 10 (9.80%) NAS
7 8 (7.84%) LDAP
8 5 (4.90%) HTTP
8 5 (4.90%) DNS
8 5 (4.90%) SSL
8 5 (4.90%) InfiniBand
8 5 (4.90%) NetScaler
9 4 (3.92%) DHCP
10 3 (2.94%) SSH
10 3 (2.94%) NX-OS
11 2 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (31.37%) SQL Server
2 24 (23.53%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.90%) Oracle Exadata
4 4 (3.92%) MySQL
4 4 (3.92%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.94%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.98%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.98%) HBase
7 1 (0.98%) Big Data
7 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 32 (31.37%) Git (software)
2 30 (29.41%) JIRA
3 25 (24.51%) Jenkins
4 21 (20.59%) Maven
4 21 (20.59%) Ant
5 20 (19.61%) Subversion
5 20 (19.61%) TeamCity
5 20 (19.61%) Mercurial
5 20 (19.61%) MSBuild
5 20 (19.61%) Gradle
6 12 (11.76%) ClearCase
7 11 (10.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 10 (9.80%) FishEye
9 6 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (3.92%) Artifactory
10 4 (3.92%) Gerrit
11 3 (2.94%) MSI
11 3 (2.94%) Introscope
12 2 (1.96%) InstallShield
12 2 (1.96%) AdminStudio
General
1 47 (46.08%) Finance
2 27 (26.47%) Banking
3 12 (11.76%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.94%) Front Office
4 3 (2.94%) Back Office
5 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.98%) Retail
5 1 (0.98%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.98%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (19.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (13.73%) Architect
3 11 (10.78%) Infrastructure Architect
4 10 (9.80%) Network Architect
4 10 (9.80%) Consultant
5 8 (7.84%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (6.86%) Network Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (5.88%) Analyst
7 6 (5.88%) Administrator
8 5 (4.90%) UNIX Engineer
8 5 (4.90%) Wintel Engineer
9 4 (3.92%) Release Management Specialist
9 4 (3.92%) Software Engineer
10 3 (2.94%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (2.94%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (2.94%) Support Analyst
10 3 (2.94%) Applications Packager
10 3 (2.94%) Applications Support
10 3 (2.94%) Release Engineer
10 3 (2.94%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (32.35%) .NET
2 27 (26.47%) Middleware
3 24 (23.53%) Django
4 15 (14.71%) Rendezvous
5 4 (3.92%) Sinatra
5 4 (3.92%) Web Services
5 4 (3.92%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (2.94%) Java EE
6 3 (2.94%) Application Packaging
6 3 (2.94%) WCF
7 1 (0.98%) JSON
7 1 (0.98%) JPA
7 1 (0.98%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.98%) Spring
7 1 (0.98%) J2EE
7 1 (0.98%) JDBC
7 1 (0.98%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (21.57%) Fixed Income
2 20 (19.61%) Data Centre
3 10 (9.80%) CMDB
4 9 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (7.84%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.90%) Clustering
7 3 (2.94%) PKI
7 3 (2.94%) Mainframe
7 3 (2.94%) FlexPod
8 2 (1.96%) User Experience
8 2 (1.96%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.96%) AS400
9 1 (0.98%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 78 (76.47%) Windows
2 71 (69.61%) Linux
3 50 (49.02%) UNIX
4 34 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (28.43%) Solaris
6 16 (15.69%) Oracle Linux
7 13 (12.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (12.75%) AIX
8 11 (10.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (4.90%) SUSE
9 5 (4.90%) Windows 7
10 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (3.92%) Windows NT
11 3 (2.94%) Windows XP
11 3 (2.94%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (1.96%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.98%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.98%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (40.20%) Continuous Integration
2 36 (35.29%) ITIL
3 33 (32.35%) Release Management
4 23 (22.55%) Load Balancing
5 22 (21.57%) Problem Management
6 18 (17.65%) Technical Analysis
7 16 (15.69%) Capacity Management
8 15 (14.71%) Service Management
9 11 (10.78%) Configuration Management
10 10 (9.80%) ITSM
10 10 (9.80%) Network Architecture
11 8 (7.84%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (7.84%) DevOps
11 8 (7.84%) Patch Management
12 7 (6.86%) Change Management
12 7 (6.86%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (5.88%) Network Design
13 6 (5.88%) Incident Management
13 6 (5.88%) Project Management
14 5 (4.90%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 39 (38.24%) SQL
2 36 (35.29%) Python
3 32 (31.37%) Java
4 25 (24.51%) C++
5 22 (21.57%) Perl
6 20 (19.61%) PowerShell
7 18 (17.65%) Bash Shell
8 7 (6.86%) C#
9 6 (5.88%) Shell Script
9 6 (5.88%) Ruby
10 5 (4.90%) VBScript
11 4 (3.92%) VB
11 4 (3.92%) Groovy
12 3 (2.94%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.96%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.96%) Korn
13 2 (1.96%) Jython
Qualifications
1 13 (12.75%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (10.78%) Degree
3 2 (1.96%) NCIE
3 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (1.96%) MCP
3 2 (1.96%) MCSE
4 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.96%) SLA
1 2 (1.96%) QA
2 1 (0.98%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (14.71%) Active Directory
2 13 (12.75%) VMware ESX
2 13 (12.75%) ProxySG
3 12 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (6.86%) KVM
5 4 (3.92%) vSphere
5 4 (3.92%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (2.94%) RHEV
7 2 (1.96%) NFS
7 2 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.96%) PowerHA
7 2 (1.96%) XenApp
7 2 (1.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (1.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.98%) Firmware
8 1 (0.98%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.98%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 23 (22.55%) ITRS Geneos
2 17 (16.67%) Control-M
3 14 (13.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (5.88%) SCCM
4 6 (5.88%) Puppet
4 6 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (5.88%) Ansible
5 4 (3.92%) Capistrano
5 4 (3.92%) Tivoli
6 3 (2.94%) HP SIM
6 3 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (2.94%) WMI
6 3 (2.94%) BMC Marimba
6 3 (2.94%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (2.94%) yum
7 2 (1.96%) EdgeSight
7 2 (1.96%) ArcSight ESM
7 2 (1.96%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 2 (1.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.98%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 64 (62.75%) Oracle
2 37 (36.27%) BMC
3 32 (31.37%) Red Hat
4 23 (22.55%) VMware
5 20 (19.61%) HP
6 19 (18.63%) Symantec
7 17 (16.67%) Cisco
8 15 (14.71%) IBM
8 15 (14.71%) TIBCO
8 15 (14.71%) Splunk
9 14 (13.73%) Blue Coat
9 14 (13.73%) CheckPoint
9 14 (13.73%) Avaya
9 14 (13.73%) CA
9 14 (13.73%) Nokia
9 14 (13.73%) Nortel
10 12 (11.76%) Microsoft
10 12 (11.76%) Remedy
11 8 (7.84%) Atlassian
11 8 (7.84%) EMC
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