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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Blue Coat
South East / Hampshire
Rank 103 111 117
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Contract jobs citing Blue Coat 3 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.17% 0.26% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 0.49% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 6
Median daily rate £213 £393 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.85% +1.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £401
% change year-on-year
- -0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - -

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
964 1019 1067
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 54.71% 53.29% 50.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 634 629 537
Median daily rate £423 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 39 62
Median hourly rate £20.00 £50.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +132.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.75 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.49 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

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
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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) ProxySG
3 4 (50.00%) F5
3 4 (50.00%) Lumension
3 4 (50.00%) BitLocker
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (37.50%) DNS
4 3 (37.50%) Juniper
5 2 (25.00%) Remedy
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) Wiki
6 1 (12.50%) Network Security
6 1 (12.50%) Data Centre

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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 4 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Wiki
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) BitLocker
1 4 (50.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (50.00%) F5
2 4 (50.00%) Lumension
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Juniper
4 2 (25.00%) Remedy