Period
to 16 December 2018

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 16 December 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 > North West
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 205 205 214
Rank change year-on-year 0 +9 +24
Contract jobs citing BladeLogic 13 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.22% 0.071% 0.062%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.60% 0.66% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
North West median daily rate £398 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.31% - -
England median daily rate £550 £506 £445
% change year-on-year +8.70% +13.71% +11.25%
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 813 608 651
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 13.62% 10.74% 10.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 403 408
North West median daily rate £450 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £203
90th Percentile £650 £575 £571
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 29 18
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +1.96% +63.46%
10th Percentile £12.78 £11.35 £12.36
90th Percentile £53.00 £43.80 £43.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £20.73
% change year-on-year - -15.58% +3.65%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BladeLogic in the North West over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 16 December 2018. 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 -8 8 £300 -7.69%
Cheshire - 4 £403 - 1
BladeLogic
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 North West region with a requirement for BladeLogic.

1 8 (61.54%) BMC
2 5 (38.46%) IIS
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) CA Release Automation
3 4 (30.77%) DevOps
3 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (30.77%) TIBCO EMS
3 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) TIBCO
4 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
4 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (23.08%) Patch Management
5 1 (7.69%) Defect Management
5 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team Management
5 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
5 1 (7.69%) Decision-Making
5 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
5 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) JIRA
5 1 (7.69%) QA
5 1 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared

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 5 (38.46%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) CA Release Automation
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Environment Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Test Environment Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Test Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
3 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Payments Test Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (7.69%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (7.69%) Middleware
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) DevOps
2 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
2 3 (23.08%) Patch Management
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Decision-Making
3 1 (7.69%) Defect Management
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) BMC
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) TIBCO
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Remedy
3 1 (7.69%) Sybase