Period
to 7 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for BladeLogic skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BladeLogic over the 6 months to 7 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

BMC BladeLogic Automation Suite
UK > England
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 754 819 794
Rank change year-on-year +65 -25 +19
Contract jobs citing BladeLogic 16 61 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.022% 0.064% 0.066%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.15% 0.43% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 47 42
England median daily rate £500 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +12.36%
10th Percentile £400 £300 £328
90th Percentile £600 £656 £588
UK median daily rate £500 £550 £500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +12.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

BladeLogic is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 10,619 14,095 11,298
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.50% 14.71% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,223 9,592 7,726
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £263 £301 £264
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 272 371 263
England median hourly rate £18.13 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +2.94% -17.99%
10th Percentile £12.44 £12.25 £10.78
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.00 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £20.30 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +16.01% - -15.58%

BladeLogic
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing BladeLogic as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for BladeLogic in England

BladeLogic
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BladeLogic in England

BladeLogic
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BladeLogic in England over the 6 months to 7 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BladeLogic in England

BladeLogic
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BladeLogic in England

BladeLogic
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BladeLogic within the England region over the 6 months to 7 December 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +66 10 £500 -20.00%
Midlands +56 6 £400 -15.79%
East Midlands - 4 £400 -
West Midlands +39 2 £525 +10.53%
BladeLogic
UK

For the 6 months to 7 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing BladeLogic also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for BladeLogic.

1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle
3 7 (43.75%) SCCM
3 7 (43.75%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
4 5 (31.25%) Altiris
4 5 (31.25%) Pair Programming
4 5 (31.25%) IIS
4 5 (31.25%) DNS
4 5 (31.25%) IPv4
4 5 (31.25%) BMC
4 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
4 5 (31.25%) Ansible
4 5 (31.25%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (31.25%) Puppet
4 5 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio Code
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (25.00%) VMware
6 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
6 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineering
7 2 (12.50%) Snow
7 2 (12.50%) Centrify
7 2 (12.50%) Project Delivery
7 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
7 2 (12.50%) Splunk
7 2 (12.50%) IaaS

BladeLogic
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) AWS
1 2 (12.50%) IaaS
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) DNS
1 5 (31.25%) IPv4
2 2 (12.50%) SSL
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) VPN
2 2 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Octopus Deploy
1 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio Code
2 2 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Legal
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) PowerShell Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) FIX Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Integration Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Integration Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Software Asset Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Software Licensing Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Software Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) CCTV
2 2 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (12.50%) Mainframe
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Unix
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
1 5 (31.25%) Pair Programming
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 2 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
3 2 (12.50%) IT Asset Management
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Project Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 2 (12.50%) Service Management
3 2 (12.50%) Software Asset Management
3 2 (12.50%) Software License Management
3 2 (12.50%) Software Licensing
3 2 (12.50%) System Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineering
3 2 (12.50%) Use Case
3 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
3 2 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 19770
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) SCCM
2 5 (31.25%) Ansible
2 5 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (31.25%) Puppet
3 2 (12.50%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) Altiris
2 5 (31.25%) BMC
3 4 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) Adobe
4 2 (12.50%) Autodesk
4 2 (12.50%) Capita
4 2 (12.50%) Centrify
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) IBM
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) Radianz
4 2 (12.50%) Snow
4 2 (12.50%) Splunk
4 2 (12.50%) Symantec