The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Kent region.

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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank - 39 -
Contract jobs citing Blue Coat 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 0.28% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £338 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £339 £375
% change year-on-year
+18.08% -9.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £180.00 - £27.00
Vendors Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
102 176 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 51.26% 49.44% 51.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 95 88
Average daily rate £388 £300 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 2
Average hourly rate £17.00 £22.69 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.07% -17.49%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Blue Coat
South East

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Blue Coat across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Blue Coat
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Blue Coat Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Blue Coat
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blue Coat within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
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Blue Coat
South East