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 Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat
Rank 23 30 30
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing Blue Coat 1 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.65% 0.92% 2.72%
As % of the Vendors category 1.18% 2.38% 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 7
Median daily rate £450 £394 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.21% -1.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +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
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the North Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
85 84 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 55.19% 38.53% 45.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 40 88
Median daily rate £325 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 9
Median hourly rate £14.63 £17.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.97% +17.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £45.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Blue Coat
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Blue Coat Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Wireless
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) SSL
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Juniper
2 5 (83.33%) Internet
2 5 (83.33%) Symantec
2 5 (83.33%) Intel Security
2 5 (83.33%) Sourcefire
2 5 (83.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 5 (83.33%) TippingPoint
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (83.33%) F5
2 5 (83.33%) ArcSight
2 5 (83.33%) GFI Software
2 5 (83.33%) Rapid7
2 5 (83.33%) LogRhythm
2 5 (83.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 5 (83.33%) 802.1X
2 5 (83.33%) FireEye
2 5 (83.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 5 (83.33%) Nexpose
2 5 (83.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 5 (83.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 3 (50.00%) Network Security

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) Wireless
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (83.33%) Internet
2 5 (83.33%) SSL
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
4 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Security Specialist
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security Specialist
2 3 (50.00%) Information Specialist
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security Specialist
3 2 (33.33%) Network Specialist
4 1 (16.67%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Network Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Network Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) 802.1X
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 5 (83.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 5 (83.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 5 (83.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 5 (83.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (16.67%) Web Filtering
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) ArcSight
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) F5
1 5 (83.33%) FireEye
1 5 (83.33%) GFI Software
1 5 (83.33%) Intel Security
1 5 (83.33%) Juniper
1 5 (83.33%) LogRhythm
1 5 (83.33%) Rapid7
1 5 (83.33%) Sourcefire
1 5 (83.33%) Symantec
1 5 (83.33%) TippingPoint
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Qualys