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 3 months to 26 June 2017 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 554 598 577
Rank change year-on-year +44 -21  
Contract jobs citing BladeLogic 35 25 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.081% 0.051% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.75% 0.45% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 25 42
Median daily rate £488 £400 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.87% -23.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £514 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £325 -
% change year-on-year +38.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

BladeLogic is in the systems management skills category. The next 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.

Systems Management Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 4683 5498 4440
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 10.85% 11.28% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 3093 3618 2758
Median daily rate £488 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £447 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +11.62% +5.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 112 150
Median hourly rate £17.77 £28.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.53% +33.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £17.09 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £34.85 £20.19
% change year-on-year -49.78% +72.65%  

BladeLogic
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing BladeLogic as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +3 26 £488 +14.70%
South East +35 6 £450 +5.88% 3
North West - 2 £525 - 1
Midlands - 1 £500 -
BladeLogic
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BladeLogic also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for BladeLogic.

1 34 (60.71%) Linux
2 28 (50.00%) Windows
3 27 (48.21%) Unix
4 25 (44.64%) BMC
5 22 (39.29%) Finance
6 21 (37.50%) HP
6 21 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (33.93%) Java
8 18 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (30.36%) Git (software)
10 16 (28.57%) Python
10 16 (28.57%) Red Hat
11 15 (26.79%) JavaScript
11 15 (26.79%) VBScript
11 15 (26.79%) ITIL
11 15 (26.79%) Banking
11 15 (26.79%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 14 (25.00%) Puppet
12 14 (25.00%) Windows Server
12 14 (25.00%) Solaris
13 13 (23.21%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
14 12 (21.43%) Perl
14 12 (21.43%) VMware
14 12 (21.43%) Bitbucket
15 11 (19.64%) JIRA
15 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (19.64%) AIX

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 4 (7.14%) IIS
2 2 (3.57%) Apache
3 1 (1.79%) JBoss
3 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.79%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) SAN
2 7 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 5 (8.93%) LDAP
4 4 (7.14%) DNS
4 4 (7.14%) Firewall
4 4 (7.14%) NAS
4 4 (7.14%) VLAN
5 3 (5.36%) Wireshark
6 2 (3.57%) HTTP
6 2 (3.57%) SSL
7 1 (1.79%) FTP
7 1 (1.79%) Network Security
7 1 (1.79%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (1.79%) SSH
7 1 (1.79%) VPN
7 1 (1.79%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) MS Access
2 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.36%) RDBMS
2 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (30.36%) Git (software)
2 14 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 12 (21.43%) Bitbucket
4 11 (19.64%) JIRA
5 9 (16.07%) Jenkins
6 8 (14.29%) ClearCase
6 8 (14.29%) Maven
7 4 (7.14%) git-flow
7 4 (7.14%) TeamCity
8 3 (5.36%) MSI
9 1 (1.79%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.79%) JUnit
9 1 (1.79%) Selenium
9 1 (1.79%) SonarQube
General
1 22 (39.29%) Finance
2 15 (26.79%) Banking
3 6 (10.71%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.57%) Retail
4 2 (3.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (17.86%) Unix Engineer
2 6 (10.71%) Analyst
3 5 (8.93%) Administrator
3 5 (8.93%) Automation Specialist
3 5 (8.93%) Deployment Specialist
3 5 (8.93%) Developer
3 5 (8.93%) Release Engineer
3 5 (8.93%) Release Manager
3 5 (8.93%) Security Analyst
3 5 (8.93%) Windows Specialist
4 4 (7.14%) Data Analyst
4 4 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Configuration Manager
5 3 (5.36%) Consultant
5 3 (5.36%) DevOps Manager
5 3 (5.36%) Java Developer
5 3 (5.36%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.57%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) Technical Security Analyst
6 2 (3.57%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) Node.js
2 3 (5.36%) Flash
3 2 (3.57%) JPA
3 2 (3.57%) Middleware
3 2 (3.57%) Regular Expression
3 2 (3.57%) Spring
3 2 (3.57%) Spring MVC
3 2 (3.57%) Spring Web Flow
4 1 (1.79%) D3.js
4 1 (1.79%) HTML
4 1 (1.79%) JSON
4 1 (1.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.93%) PMI
4 3 (5.36%) Credit Risk
4 3 (5.36%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.36%) EMC VNX
4 3 (5.36%) Virtual Team
5 2 (3.57%) Clustering
5 2 (3.57%) Market Risk
5 2 (3.57%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.79%) Derivative
6 1 (1.79%) PKI
6 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (60.71%) Linux
2 28 (50.00%) Windows
3 27 (48.21%) Unix
4 21 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (25.00%) Solaris
6 14 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 13 (23.21%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (19.64%) AIX
9 9 (16.07%) Windows 7
9 9 (16.07%) Windows 8
9 9 (16.07%) Windows Vista
10 8 (14.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 3 (5.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.79%) Continuous Integration
1 15 (26.79%) ITIL
2 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 8 (14.29%) Patch Management
3 8 (14.29%) SDLC
3 8 (14.29%) Time Management
4 7 (12.50%) Performance Management
5 6 (10.71%) Migration
5 6 (10.71%) Security Patching
5 6 (10.71%) Validation
6 5 (8.93%) Agile Project Management
6 5 (8.93%) Configuration Management
6 5 (8.93%) Data Security
6 5 (8.93%) DevOps
6 5 (8.93%) OO
6 5 (8.93%) PRINCE2
6 5 (8.93%) Project Management
6 5 (8.93%) Project Planning
7 4 (7.14%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 19 (33.93%) Java
2 16 (28.57%) Python
3 15 (26.79%) JavaScript
3 15 (26.79%) VBScript
4 12 (21.43%) Perl
5 9 (16.07%) Shell Script
6 8 (14.29%) PowerShell
7 7 (12.50%) Bash Shell
7 7 (12.50%) SQL
8 4 (7.14%) Ruby
8 4 (7.14%) VB
9 3 (5.36%) C++
10 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
10 2 (3.57%) sed
11 1 (1.79%) Jython
11 1 (1.79%) Korn
Qualifications
1 9 (16.07%) Degree
2 6 (10.71%) SC Cleared
2 6 (10.71%) Security Cleared
3 5 (8.93%) CISSP
3 5 (8.93%) PMI Certification
4 3 (5.36%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) GCIA
5 1 (1.79%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) COBIT
2 1 (1.79%) COSO
2 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (17.86%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.14%) Docker
3 4 (7.14%) KVM
3 4 (7.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (7.14%) vSphere
4 3 (5.36%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (5.36%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.79%) PowerHA
5 1 (1.79%) Veritas File System
5 1 (1.79%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (25.00%) Puppet
2 10 (17.86%) SCCM
3 9 (16.07%) Ansible
4 8 (14.29%) Terraform
5 7 (12.50%) WSUS
6 6 (10.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 4 (7.14%) Red Hat Satellite
7 4 (7.14%) vCenter Server
7 4 (7.14%) vRealize
8 3 (5.36%) Control-M
8 3 (5.36%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (3.57%) Nagios
9 2 (3.57%) SCOM
10 1 (1.79%) CA Wily
10 1 (1.79%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (1.79%) IBM BigFix
10 1 (1.79%) Nessus
10 1 (1.79%) NetBackup
10 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (44.64%) BMC
2 21 (37.50%) HP
3 16 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 12 (21.43%) VMware
5 9 (16.07%) Tripwire
6 8 (14.29%) Remedy
7 6 (10.71%) Atlassian
7 6 (10.71%) Veritas
8 4 (7.14%) 3PAR
8 4 (7.14%) AppDynamics
8 4 (7.14%) EMC
8 4 (7.14%) Oracle
9 3 (5.36%) Calypso
9 3 (5.36%) Murex
9 3 (5.36%) NetApp
10 2 (3.57%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.79%) CA
11 1 (1.79%) Qualys
11 1 (1.79%) Splunk
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