The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Blue Coat
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 44 44 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Contract jobs citing Blue Coat 1 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.30% 0.49% 2.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.63% 1.18% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Median daily rate £400 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +1.26%
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% -

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

Vendors Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
159 170 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 47.46% 41.98% 44.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 95 72
Median daily rate £400 £365 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 12
Median hourly rate £16.44 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.41% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £11.15 £11.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.39 £17.90 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-19.56% +35.29%

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Blue Coat
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Blue Coat Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Blue Coat
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Blue Coat across the Nottingham region.

Blue Coat Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (50.00%) VXLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Service Design
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (50.00%) vCloud
2 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (50.00%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) TACACS
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) CCSA
2 1 (50.00%) CCSE
2 1 (50.00%) Computacenter
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) NGN
2 1 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (50.00%) Fault Management

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) NGN
2 1 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (50.00%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (50.00%) TACACS
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) VXLAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) WAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Fault Management
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) CCSA
2 1 (50.00%) CCSE
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) vCloud
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Computacenter
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
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