Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 15 October 2018 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
England > London
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 592 595 585
Rank change year-on-year +3 -10 -87
Contract jobs citing BladeLogic 42 35 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.091% 0.079% 0.083%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.60% 0.64% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 23 31
London median daily rate £550 £488 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.82% +1.56% +6.67%
10th Percentile £480 £400 £381
90th Percentile £656 £618 £750
England median daily rate £550 £488 £425
% change year-on-year +12.82% +14.71% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England 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 London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7,008 5,429 5,366
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 15.19% 12.18% 12.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,195 3,951 3,623
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +9.20%
10th Percentile £331 £313 £313
90th Percentile £675 £638 £617
England median daily rate £500 £475 £440
% change year-on-year +5.26% +7.95% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 47 56
London median hourly rate £20.00 £26.61 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.83% +33.03% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.00 £14.23
90th Percentile £46.47 £165.00 £31.88
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £22.75
% change year-on-year - -23.08% +8.33%

BladeLogic
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for BladeLogic in London

BladeLogic
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BladeLogic in London

BladeLogic
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BladeLogic in London over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BladeLogic in London

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, 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 London region with a requirement for BladeLogic.

1 41 (97.62%) Unix
2 39 (92.86%) Linux
3 33 (78.57%) Windows
3 33 (78.57%) Python
4 27 (64.29%) ITRS Geneos
4 27 (64.29%) Ansible
4 27 (64.29%) DevOps
5 26 (61.90%) Docker
5 26 (61.90%) Firewall
5 26 (61.90%) Rancher
6 20 (47.62%) Kubernetes
6 20 (47.62%) Load Balancing
7 19 (45.24%) Capacity Management
7 19 (45.24%) Perl
8 16 (38.10%) Splunk
9 14 (33.33%) Test Automation
9 14 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (28.57%) Release Management
11 12 (28.57%) Oracle
11 12 (28.57%) HP
12 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
12 11 (26.19%) Risk Management
12 11 (26.19%) Git (software)
12 11 (26.19%) NoSQL
12 11 (26.19%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (26.19%) PaaS
12 11 (26.19%) Bash Shell
12 11 (26.19%) Bitbucket
12 11 (26.19%) Artifactory

BladeLogic
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 10 (23.81%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (19.05%) Apache
2 8 (19.05%) IIS
2 8 (19.05%) nginx
2 8 (19.05%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (9.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (61.90%) Firewall
2 9 (21.43%) BIG-IP
3 8 (19.05%) DMZ
4 5 (11.90%) SMS
5 4 (9.52%) DNS
5 4 (9.52%) iSCSI
5 4 (9.52%) NAS
5 4 (9.52%) SAN
6 1 (2.38%) HTTP
6 1 (2.38%) SSL
6 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) NoSQL
1 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (26.19%) Artifactory
1 11 (26.19%) Bitbucket
1 11 (26.19%) Git (software)
1 11 (26.19%) Jenkins
2 8 (19.05%) JIRA
3 3 (7.14%) LoadRunner
3 3 (7.14%) TestDirector
General
1 7 (16.67%) Banking
2 5 (11.90%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Back Office
3 1 (2.38%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 20 (47.62%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (23.81%) Automation Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) Monitoring Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Consultant
5 5 (11.90%) Geneos Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 5 (11.90%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Linux Consultant
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Linux Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Server Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Test Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Applications Support
8 1 (2.38%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) .NET
2 4 (9.52%) LDAP
3 1 (2.38%) HTML
3 1 (2.38%) Middleware
3 1 (2.38%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 14 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) Data Centre
3 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (9.52%) LPAR
4 1 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 41 (97.62%) Unix
2 39 (92.86%) Linux
3 33 (78.57%) Windows
4 6 (14.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 5 (11.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.76%) Solaris
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.38%) AIX
7 1 (2.38%) CentOS
7 1 (2.38%) SUSE
7 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.38%) Windows NT
7 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) DevOps
2 20 (47.62%) Load Balancing
3 19 (45.24%) Capacity Management
4 14 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (28.57%) Release Management
7 11 (26.19%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (26.19%) Risk Management
8 10 (23.81%) Performance Management
8 10 (23.81%) Performance Metrics
9 7 (16.67%) Analytics
10 6 (14.29%) Proactive Monitoring
10 6 (14.29%) Use Case
11 5 (11.90%) ITIL
11 5 (11.90%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 5 (11.90%) Patch Management
11 5 (11.90%) Problem Management
11 5 (11.90%) Software Testing
11 5 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (9.52%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 33 (78.57%) Python
2 19 (45.24%) Perl
3 11 (26.19%) Bash Shell
4 6 (14.29%) Ruby
5 5 (11.90%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.38%) C#
6 1 (2.38%) Java
6 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Degree
2 4 (9.52%) RHCE
2 4 (9.52%) RHCSA
2 4 (9.52%) RHCVA
System Software
1 26 (61.90%) Docker
2 8 (19.05%) NFS
3 4 (9.52%) Firmware
3 4 (9.52%) KVM
3 4 (9.52%) RHEV
3 4 (9.52%) Samba
3 4 (9.52%) Sendmail
3 4 (9.52%) Veritas File System
3 4 (9.52%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (9.52%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 27 (64.29%) Ansible
1 27 (64.29%) ITRS Geneos
2 26 (61.90%) Rancher
3 20 (47.62%) Kubernetes
4 4 (9.52%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (9.52%) OpenView
4 4 (9.52%) Tivoli
4 4 (9.52%) yum
5 3 (7.14%) HP ALM
5 3 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) Splunk
2 12 (28.57%) HP
2 12 (28.57%) Oracle
3 11 (26.19%) CyberArk
4 10 (23.81%) BMC
5 9 (21.43%) F5
6 8 (19.05%) NetApp
7 5 (11.90%) Atlassian
7 5 (11.90%) Red Hat
8 4 (9.52%) Dell
8 4 (9.52%) IBM
8 4 (9.52%) Opsware
8 4 (9.52%) Veritas
9 1 (2.38%) TIBCO
9 1 (2.38%) VMware