Period
to 24 May 2020

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 24 May 2020 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
24 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 598 809 777
Rank change year-on-year +211 -32 -8
Contract jobs citing BladeLogic 10 17 82
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.023% 0.020% 0.089%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.16% 0.13% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 64
Median daily rate £403 £415 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.01% -24.55% +29.41%
10th Percentile £336 £353 £377
90th Percentile £408 £498 £609
UK median daily rate £403 £415 £550
% change year-on-year -3.01% -24.55% +29.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 6,448 12,593 12,071
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.96% 15.03% 13.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,266 8,421 8,103
Median daily rate £500 £500 £498
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.50% +8.15%
10th Percentile £281 £313 £290
90th Percentile £675 £675 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £480
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 307 286
Median hourly rate £21.50 £19.50 £17.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.26% +11.30% -16.57%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.00 £11.73
90th Percentile £47.08 £49.70 £50.00
Median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -21.74%

BladeLogic
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for BladeLogic in England

BladeLogic
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing BladeLogic in England.

Daily rate trend for BladeLogic in England

BladeLogic
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing BladeLogic in England over the 6 months to 24 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for BladeLogic in England

BladeLogic
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing BladeLogic in England.

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 24 May 2020. 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
South East +120 6 £405 +8.00%
London +163 3 £290 -30.12%
Midlands +70 1 £400 -15.79%
East Midlands - 1 £400 -
BladeLogic
UK

For the 6 months to 24 May 2020, 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 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) ITIL
3 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) Problem Management
3 6 (60.00%) Patch Management
3 6 (60.00%) Security Patching
4 5 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (50.00%) SCCM
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Vista
4 5 (50.00%) WSUS
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (50.00%) HP
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) VBScript
5 4 (40.00%) VB
5 4 (40.00%) Unix
5 4 (40.00%) Python
5 4 (40.00%) Remedy
5 4 (40.00%) SLA
5 4 (40.00%) Service Management
5 4 (40.00%) DV Cleared
5 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
5 4 (40.00%) Proactive Monitoring

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) PaaS
2 1 (10.00%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Artifactory
1 2 (20.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
1 3 (30.00%) Public Sector
2 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Deployment Specialist
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Support
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) FX Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Python Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SCCM Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
1 1 (10.00%) Rendezvous
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Derivative
2 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Vista
3 4 (40.00%) Unix
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) Patch Management
2 6 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 6 (60.00%) Security Patching
3 4 (40.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 4 (40.00%) Service Management
3 4 (40.00%) Software Deployment
4 3 (30.00%) Time Management
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) DevOps
5 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (10.00%) Project Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) VB
2 4 (40.00%) VBScript
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 5 (50.00%) SCCM
1 5 (50.00%) WSUS
2 3 (30.00%) Ansible
3 1 (10.00%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (10.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (10.00%) Rancher
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) HP
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Remedy
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) BMC
4 1 (10.00%) Centrify
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) TIBCO