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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat
Rank 52 34 38
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +4
Contract jobs citing Blue Coat 2 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.41% 2.48% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 1.00% 5.41% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Average daily rate £400 £400 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £401 £388
% change year-on-year
-0.12% +3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 - £117.50
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
200 185 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 41.32% 45.79% 42.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 82 59
Average daily rate £300 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 13
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.70 £11.15 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £22.50 £18.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

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
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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -20 1 £400 -
Blue Coat
East Midlands

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (91.67%) LAN
2 11 (91.67%) WAN
2 11 (91.67%) CCNP
2 11 (91.67%) Network Security
3 10 (83.33%) Data Centre
3 10 (83.33%) F5
3 10 (83.33%) Citrix
3 10 (83.33%) ITIL
3 10 (83.33%) Juniper
3 10 (83.33%) Nokia
3 10 (83.33%) TACACS
3 10 (83.33%) Cisco
3 10 (83.33%) CCSA
3 10 (83.33%) CCSE
3 10 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (8.33%) AirMagnet
4 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (8.33%) Tufin
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Tripwire
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Security Management
4 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) Wireless
4 1 (8.33%) Migration

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) LAN
2 11 (91.67%) Network Security
2 11 (91.67%) WAN
3 10 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (83.33%) TACACS
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
4 1 (8.33%) Wireless
4 1 (8.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Analyst
1 10 (83.33%) Network Analyst
1 10 (83.33%) Network Security Analyst
1 10 (83.33%) Security Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (8.33%) Information Security
2 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
2 1 (8.33%) Security Management
2 1 (8.33%) Security Operations
2 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) CCNP
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (83.33%) CCSA
2 10 (83.33%) CCSE
3 1 (8.33%) CISSP
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco
2 10 (83.33%) Citrix
2 10 (83.33%) F5
2 10 (83.33%) Juniper
2 10 (83.33%) Nokia
3 1 (8.33%) AirMagnet
3 1 (8.33%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (8.33%) Lancope
3 1 (8.33%) McAfee
3 1 (8.33%) Prolexic
3 1 (8.33%) Radware
3 1 (8.33%) Rapid7
3 1 (8.33%) Splunk
3 1 (8.33%) Tripwire
3 1 (8.33%) Tufin