The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat
Rank 102 130 115
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -15
Contract jobs citing Blue Coat 6 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.33% 0.14% 0.58%
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 0.26% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 12
Median daily rate £325 £305 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% -17.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £301 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £309 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+10.93% +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
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 Hampshire region.

Vendors Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
998 1157 1168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 55.41% 52.71% 52.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 608 673 603
Median daily rate £400 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 60 76
Median hourly rate £17.00 £20.72 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.93% +38.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.06 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £47.83 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Blue Coat
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Blue Coat Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Blue Coat
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Blue Coat Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Blue Coat
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Blue Coat Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Blue Coat
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 4 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
Portsmouth +2 3 £331 +6.85%
Blue Coat
South East

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
1 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) F5
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Juniper
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (25.00%) COSO
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (25.00%) Lumension
4 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (25.00%) Document Management
4 2 (25.00%) SSH
4 2 (25.00%) PKI
4 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) COBIT
4 2 (25.00%) Wiki
4 2 (25.00%) Qualys
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) SAS 70

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS Project
1 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 3 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (25.00%) HTTP
3 2 (25.00%) SSH
3 2 (25.00%) SSL
3 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (25.00%) PKI
3 2 (25.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) AIX
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Solaris
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Change Management
1 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (25.00%) Document Management
1 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) Network Architecture
1 2 (25.00%) Patch Management
1 2 (25.00%) PRINCE
1 2 (25.00%) Security Operations
1 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) CISSP
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) GCIA
2 2 (25.00%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) COBIT
1 2 (25.00%) COSO
1 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (25.00%) SAS 70
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) BitLocker
1 2 (25.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (50.00%) F5
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Juniper
4 2 (25.00%) Lumension
4 2 (25.00%) Qualys
4 2 (25.00%) Remedy