The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Blue Coat Systems, Inc.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat
Rank 62 86 74
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -12
Contract jobs citing Blue Coat 14 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.48% 0.51% 1.02%
As % of the Vendors category 3.20% 1.18% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 8
Median daily rate £403 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £24.00 -
Blue Coat
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Vendors Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
437 510 537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 46.19% 43.44% 42.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 221 273
Median daily rate £423 £336 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.65% -3.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £224 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 31 45
Median hourly rate £11.00 £25.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.00% +61.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.65 £40.00 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Blue Coat as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Blue Coat
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Blue Coat across the Buckinghamshire region.

Blue Coat Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Blue Coat
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Blue Coat across the Buckinghamshire region.

Blue Coat Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Blue Coat
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blue Coat within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +11 12 £400 -11.11% 2
High Wycombe - 1 £405 -
Blue Coat
South East

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Blue Coat 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (93.33%) CheckPoint
3 13 (86.67%) Firewall
4 9 (60.00%) Internet
4 9 (60.00%) Oracle
4 9 (60.00%) FTP
4 9 (60.00%) VPN
4 9 (60.00%) DNS
4 9 (60.00%) B2B
4 9 (60.00%) SSL
4 9 (60.00%) Citrix
4 9 (60.00%) Migration
4 9 (60.00%) Reverse Proxy
4 9 (60.00%) IronPort
4 9 (60.00%) ProjectWise
4 9 (60.00%) Skype for Business
4 9 (60.00%) F5
4 9 (60.00%) NetScaler
4 9 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (60.00%) Data Centre
5 8 (53.33%) Data Migration
5 8 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (53.33%) Configuration Management
5 8 (53.33%) Project Management
6 6 (40.00%) VMware
7 5 (33.33%) VMware ESX
7 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 5 (33.33%) HP

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 9 (60.00%) Skype for Business
2 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (60.00%) ProjectWise
2 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) Firewall
2 9 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (60.00%) DNS
2 9 (60.00%) FTP
2 9 (60.00%) Internet
2 9 (60.00%) NetScaler
2 9 (60.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 9 (60.00%) SSL
2 9 (60.00%) VPN
3 5 (33.33%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (6.67%) Automotive
1 1 (6.67%) Electronics
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Project Manager
2 6 (40.00%) Architect
2 6 (40.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 5 (33.33%) Technical Architect
3 5 (33.33%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Middleware Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Data Centre Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Exchange Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Network Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Service Transition Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Fat Client
2 1 (6.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) B2B
1 9 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
1 9 (60.00%) Migration
2 8 (53.33%) Configuration Management
2 8 (53.33%) Data Migration
2 8 (53.33%) Project Management
2 8 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (33.33%) Capacity Management
4 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (20.00%) Network Design
4 3 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) Change Management
6 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.67%) Service Management
6 1 (6.67%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (93.33%) CheckPoint
2 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (60.00%) Citrix
3 9 (60.00%) F5
3 9 (60.00%) IronPort
3 9 (60.00%) Oracle
4 6 (40.00%) VMware
5 5 (33.33%) HP
5 5 (33.33%) NetApp
5 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (6.67%) Meraki
6 1 (6.67%) SAP
6 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
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Rate: Market Rate
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