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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BMC BladeLogic Automation Suite
Rank 557 533 490
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -43
Contract jobs citing BladeLogic 48 48 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.091% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.13% 1.18% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 33 48
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£525 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £235 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate - £275 £375
% change year-on-year
- -26.66%
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
4261 4085 3386
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.84% 7.75% 7.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2658 2420 1906
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 148 177
Average hourly rate £20.19 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.28% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.70 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £23.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.18% +16.25%

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 26 May 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 8 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 26 May 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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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 +26 47 £525 +16.02% 3
England +9 47 £525 +22.09% 8
City of London -4 8 £450 -7.69% 2
Croydon -9 4 £325 -24.41%
West Wales - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £550 -
Wales - 1 - -
Swansea - 1 - -

BladeLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 64 (81.01%) Windows
2 58 (73.42%) Linux
3 46 (58.23%) Oracle
4 37 (46.84%) UNIX
5 36 (45.57%) SQL
6 35 (44.30%) Finance
7 34 (43.04%) IIS
8 31 (39.24%) Tomcat
8 31 (39.24%) Python
8 31 (39.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 30 (37.97%) Release Management
9 30 (37.97%) BMC
10 29 (36.71%) Red Hat
11 28 (35.44%) .NET
12 27 (34.18%) ITIL
12 27 (34.18%) Firewall
12 27 (34.18%) Git (software)
12 27 (34.18%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (32.91%) SQL Server
13 26 (32.91%) Java
13 26 (32.91%) Apache
14 24 (30.38%) Oracle Database
14 24 (30.38%) JIRA
15 23 (29.11%) Load Balancing
15 23 (29.11%) ITRS Geneos
16 22 (27.85%) Fixed Income
17 21 (26.58%) Maven
17 21 (26.58%) Ant
18 20 (25.32%) C++
18 20 (25.32%) Banking

BladeLogic
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 34 (43.04%) IIS
2 31 (39.24%) Tomcat
3 26 (32.91%) Apache
4 7 (8.86%) WebSphere
5 6 (7.59%) WebLogic
5 6 (7.59%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (5.06%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (3.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (2.53%) JBoss
9 1 (1.27%) Liferay
9 1 (1.27%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (1.27%) GroupWise
9 1 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) MS Office
2 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (13.92%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 27 (34.18%) Firewall
2 17 (21.52%) SAN
3 10 (12.66%) TCP/IP
3 10 (12.66%) BIG-IP
3 10 (12.66%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (8.86%) Wireless
4 7 (8.86%) LAN
4 7 (8.86%) VoIP
4 7 (8.86%) WAN
5 5 (6.33%) NAS
5 5 (6.33%) LDAP
5 5 (6.33%) DNS
5 5 (6.33%) HTTP
6 4 (5.06%) DHCP
7 3 (3.80%) NX-OS
8 2 (2.53%) SNMP
8 2 (2.53%) SSL
8 2 (2.53%) Internet
8 2 (2.53%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (2.53%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (32.91%) SQL Server
2 24 (30.38%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 27 (34.18%) Git (software)
2 24 (30.38%) JIRA
3 21 (26.58%) Maven
3 21 (26.58%) Ant
4 20 (25.32%) Subversion
4 20 (25.32%) Gradle
4 20 (25.32%) Jenkins
4 20 (25.32%) MSBuild
4 20 (25.32%) TeamCity
4 20 (25.32%) Mercurial
5 11 (13.92%) ClearCase
6 10 (12.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (11.39%) FishEye
8 3 (3.80%) Introscope
8 3 (3.80%) MSI
9 2 (2.53%) InstallShield
9 2 (2.53%) AdminStudio
9 2 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (44.30%) Finance
2 20 (25.32%) Banking
3 10 (12.66%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.80%) Front Office
4 3 (3.80%) Back Office
5 1 (1.27%) Retail
5 1 (1.27%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (18.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (13.92%) Consultant
3 9 (11.39%) Administrator
4 7 (8.86%) Architect
5 6 (7.59%) Analyst
5 6 (7.59%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (6.33%) Network Architect
7 4 (5.06%) Wintel Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Network Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (3.80%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Release Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) UNIX Consultant
8 3 (3.80%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Release Management Specialist
8 3 (3.80%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.80%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Applications Packager
8 3 (3.80%) Applications Support
8 3 (3.80%) Build and Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (35.44%) .NET
2 20 (25.32%) Django
3 17 (21.52%) Middleware
4 15 (18.99%) Rendezvous
5 3 (3.80%) WCF
5 3 (3.80%) Java EE
5 3 (3.80%) Application Packaging
5 3 (3.80%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (1.27%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.85%) Fixed Income
2 13 (16.46%) Data Centre
3 9 (11.39%) CMDB
4 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.33%) Mainframe
6 4 (5.06%) Clustering
7 3 (3.80%) FlexPod
7 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.53%) AS400
8 2 (2.53%) FMCG
8 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 64 (81.01%) Windows
2 58 (73.42%) Linux
3 37 (46.84%) UNIX
4 31 (39.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (22.78%) Solaris
6 12 (15.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (12.66%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (11.39%) Oracle Linux
8 9 (11.39%) AIX
9 5 (6.33%) SUSE
9 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (5.06%) Windows NT
11 3 (3.80%) Windows 7
11 3 (3.80%) Windows XP
12 2 (2.53%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (1.27%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (1.27%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.97%) Release Management
2 27 (34.18%) ITIL
2 27 (34.18%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (29.11%) Load Balancing
4 20 (25.32%) Problem Management
5 18 (22.78%) Technical Analysis
6 16 (20.25%) Capacity Management
7 10 (12.66%) Service Management
8 8 (10.13%) Patch Management
9 7 (8.86%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (7.59%) Configuration Management
10 6 (7.59%) Change Management
10 6 (7.59%) ITSM
11 5 (6.33%) Incident Management
11 5 (6.33%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (6.33%) Project Management
12 4 (5.06%) Risk Management
12 4 (5.06%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (5.06%) Network Architecture
12 4 (5.06%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 36 (45.57%) SQL
2 31 (39.24%) Python
3 26 (32.91%) Java
4 20 (25.32%) C++
5 18 (22.78%) Bash Shell
6 17 (21.52%) Perl
6 17 (21.52%) PowerShell
7 5 (6.33%) Shell Script
8 4 (5.06%) VBScript
9 3 (3.80%) VB
9 3 (3.80%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.53%) C#
10 2 (2.53%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.53%) Korn
10 2 (2.53%) Ruby
10 2 (2.53%) Jython
Qualifications
1 7 (8.86%) Degree
2 6 (7.59%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.53%) MCSE
3 2 (2.53%) MCP
3 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.53%) NCIE
3 2 (2.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.27%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (15.19%) Active Directory
1 12 (15.19%) VMware ESX
2 8 (10.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.59%) ProxySG
4 4 (5.06%) vSphere
5 3 (3.80%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (2.53%) NFS
6 2 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.53%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.27%) vCloud
7 1 (1.27%) Firmware
7 1 (1.27%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 23 (29.11%) ITRS Geneos
2 10 (12.66%) Control-M
3 7 (8.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (5.06%) Tivoli
5 3 (3.80%) BMC Marimba
5 3 (3.80%) WMI
5 3 (3.80%) HP SIM
5 3 (3.80%) SCCM
5 3 (3.80%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (2.53%) ArcSight ESM
6 2 (2.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (2.53%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (2.53%) SCOM
6 2 (2.53%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 2 (2.53%) Puppet
6 2 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.53%) BMC Performance Manager
7 1 (1.27%) WSUS
7 1 (1.27%) OpenSSO
7 1 (1.27%) Nagios
Vendors
1 46 (58.23%) Oracle
2 30 (37.97%) BMC
3 29 (36.71%) Red Hat
4 18 (22.78%) VMware
5 15 (18.99%) Splunk
5 15 (18.99%) TIBCO
5 15 (18.99%) HP
6 13 (16.46%) Symantec
7 11 (13.92%) IBM
7 11 (13.92%) Remedy
8 10 (12.66%) Cisco
9 9 (11.39%) Microsoft
10 7 (8.86%) Atlassian
10 7 (8.86%) Blue Coat
10 7 (8.86%) CheckPoint
10 7 (8.86%) Nokia
10 7 (8.86%) Avaya
10 7 (8.86%) CA
10 7 (8.86%) Nortel
11 6 (7.59%) NetApp
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