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 North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 16 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 North East 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Blue Coat 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £117.50 - £25.25
Vendors Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
359 148 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 54.89% 47.74% 46.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 64 86
Average daily rate £273 £275 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.90% -17.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 20
Average hourly rate £14.00 £18.90 £13.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% +36.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.00 £10.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £20.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Blue Coat
England

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in the North East