Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 21 November 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
England > North West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 197 220 237
Rank change year-on-year +23 +17 -39
Contract jobs citing BladeLogic 4 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.070% 0.059% 0.035%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.67% 0.61% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
North West median daily rate £325 £325 -
England median daily rate £500 £433 £408
% change year-on-year +15.61% +6.13% -14.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West 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 the North West with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 598 653 693
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 10.43% 9.58% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 398 379
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +20.48%
10th Percentile £250 £194 £213
90th Percentile £575 £550 £527
England median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +3.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 18 30
North West median hourly rate £18.25 £19.62 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.96% +63.46% -37.76%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.36 £11.00
90th Percentile £43.23 £43.00 £35.25
England median hourly rate £17.00 £20.73 £20.00
% change year-on-year -17.99% +3.65% +0.45%

BladeLogic
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing BladeLogic as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for BladeLogic in the North West

BladeLogic
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BladeLogic in the North West

BladeLogic
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BladeLogic within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Manchester +29 4 £325 -
BladeLogic
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 North West region with a requirement for BladeLogic.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) FTP
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) AppDynamics
3 2 (50.00%) Security Hardening
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 2 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 1 (25.00%) IBM

BladeLogic
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) FTP
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Migration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 2 (50.00%) Security Hardening
1 2 (50.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) NFS
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) AppDynamics
3 1 (25.00%) Huawei
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) Tableau