Period
to 18 April 2019

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 18 April 2019 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
18 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 198 213 193
Rank change year-on-year +15 -20 +35
Contract jobs citing BladeLogic 6 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.11% 0.035% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.80% 0.27% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 6
North West median daily rate £425 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% +7.69% -29.73%
England median daily rate £575 £550 £375
% change year-on-year +4.55% +46.67% -11.76%
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 752 738 545
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 13.49% 12.76% 9.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 500 464 374
North West median daily rate £500 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £269 £304 £186
90th Percentile £625 £600 £569
England median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 34 18
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £14.73 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.81% -26.35% -17.18%
10th Percentile £13.81 £12.33 £10.76
90th Percentile £53.00 £45.13 £44.45
England median hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +6.86% -16.67% -

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 18 April 2019. 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 +7 5 £450 +28.57%
Cheshire - 1 £400 -
BladeLogic
England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2019, 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 5 (83.33%) BMC
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Patch Management
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (16.67%) Server Management
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) MCSA
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Remedy
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Server Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Patch Management
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Server Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) VB
1 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) BMC
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Remedy
2 1 (16.67%) VMware