The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat
Rank 98 91 84
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Contract jobs citing Blue Coat 2 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.12% 0.71% 0.66%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 1.61% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 7
Median daily rate £325 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +28.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £21.00 -
% change year-on-year
+161.90% -
Blue Coat
England

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

Vendors Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
727 685 756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 44.52% 44.11% 45.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 384 396
Median daily rate £375 £400 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +13.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £215 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 37 52
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.95 £16.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.35% -13.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £9.85 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £34.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Blue Coat
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Blue Coat Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Blue Coat
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Blue Coat Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Blue Coat
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Nottinghamshire -8 1 £325 -18.75%
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
Blue Coat
England

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) Juniper
3 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (33.33%) F5
5 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
5 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 2 (33.33%) CCNP
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (16.67%) Avaya
6 1 (16.67%) Wireless
6 1 (16.67%) IPsec
6 1 (16.67%) CCNA
6 1 (16.67%) CCDP
6 1 (16.67%) CCIE
6 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (16.67%) SSL
6 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (16.67%) ITIL
6 1 (16.67%) VoIP
6 1 (16.67%) WLAN
6 1 (16.67%) WAN
6 1 (16.67%) WAP
6 1 (16.67%) DHCP
6 1 (16.67%) Internet
6 1 (16.67%) Symantec

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) DMVPN
5 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
5 1 (16.67%) HSRP
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) Junos
5 1 (16.67%) MPLS
5 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
5 1 (16.67%) NetScreen
5 1 (16.67%) OSPF
5 1 (16.67%) SSL
5 1 (16.67%) VoIP
5 1 (16.67%) WAAS
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Network Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Network Project Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Deployment Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Deployment Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
1 1 (16.67%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
1 1 (16.67%) Network Design
1 1 (16.67%) Network Management
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCDP
2 1 (16.67%) CCIE
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
1 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Juniper
3 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (33.33%) F5
4 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
5 1 (16.67%) Avaya
5 1 (16.67%) Forcepoint
5 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
5 1 (16.67%) Radware
5 1 (16.67%) Symantec