The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 31 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat
Rank - 86 -
Contract jobs citing Blue Coat 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - 0.19% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £282 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £438 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.51% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.53 -
Blue Coat
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Vendors Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
733 439 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 58.88% 41.42% 44.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 467 225 157
Median daily rate £294 £325 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.53% -6.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £250 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £550 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 33 21
Median hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +48.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.35 £10.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £38.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 North East

Blue Coat
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Blue Coat Daily Rate Trend in the North East