The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat
Rank 35 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing Blue Coat 8 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.67% 0.53% -
As % of the Vendors category 3.88% 1.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£313 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £333
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +20.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
- -31.57%
Blue Coat
East Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
206 174 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 43.10% 46.28% 50.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 72 67
Average daily rate £366 £310 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.14% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £226 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £420 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 16
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £15.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Blue Coat
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Blue Coat Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Blue Coat
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Blue Coat Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Blue Coat
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Blue Coat Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Blue Coat
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +8 8 £313 +25.00%
Blue Coat
East Midlands

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing Blue Coat also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Blue Coat.

1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
1 18 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 16 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (88.89%) CCNP
2 16 (88.89%) Firewall
3 15 (83.33%) CCNA
4 14 (77.78%) Wireless
4 14 (77.78%) Cisco Nexus
5 13 (72.22%) ProxySG
5 13 (72.22%) Nortel
6 12 (66.67%) CCIE
6 12 (66.67%) ITIL
6 12 (66.67%) Nortel Contivity
6 12 (66.67%) VMware
6 12 (66.67%) SAN
6 12 (66.67%) NAS
6 12 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (66.67%) Load Balancing
7 11 (61.11%) Change Control
8 10 (55.56%) HP
9 8 (44.44%) Degree
10 6 (33.33%) F5
11 5 (27.78%) LAN
11 5 (27.78%) WAN
11 5 (27.78%) VPN
12 4 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (16.67%) Banking
13 3 (16.67%) Reverse Proxy
13 3 (16.67%) Network Management
13 3 (16.67%) Nokia

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing Blue Coat also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Blue Coat. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 16 (88.89%) Firewall
2 14 (77.78%) Wireless
2 14 (77.78%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (66.67%) Nortel Contivity
3 12 (66.67%) SAN
3 12 (66.67%) NAS
4 5 (27.78%) LAN
4 5 (27.78%) WAN
4 5 (27.78%) VPN
5 4 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (16.67%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (5.56%) WLAN
7 1 (5.56%) OSPF
7 1 (5.56%) BGP
7 1 (5.56%) MGCP
7 1 (5.56%) TACACS
7 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (5.56%) Network Security
General
1 3 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Network Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Lead Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) ITIL
1 12 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 11 (61.11%) Change Control
3 3 (16.67%) Network Management
4 2 (11.11%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 16 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (88.89%) CCNP
2 15 (83.33%) CCNA
3 12 (66.67%) CCIE
4 8 (44.44%) Degree
5 1 (5.56%) CCSE
5 1 (5.56%) CCSA
System Software
1 13 (72.22%) ProxySG
2 12 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
1 18 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 13 (72.22%) Nortel
3 12 (66.67%) VMware
4 10 (55.56%) HP
5 6 (33.33%) F5
6 3 (16.67%) Nokia
7 1 (5.56%) Citrix
7 1 (5.56%) Juniper
7 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.56%) Tufin