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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Blue Coat
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 48 49 40
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Contract jobs citing Blue Coat 2 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.49% 0.37% 1.86%
As % of the Vendors category 1.04% 0.96% 4.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £401
% change year-on-year
- -0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year
+83.33% -

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
193 209 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 46.96% 38.49% 43.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 89 83
Median daily rate £400 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £453 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 21 13
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £19.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing Blue Coat as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blue Coat within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +8 2 £400 -
Blue Coat
East Midlands

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) F5
1 3 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (66.67%) VXLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Service Design
2 2 (66.67%) Fault Management
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) vCloud
2 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
2 2 (66.67%) Software-Defined Networking
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Private Cloud
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) CCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Computacenter
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) NGN
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) CCSA
2 2 (66.67%) TACACS
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) NGN
2 2 (66.67%) Software-Defined Networking
2 2 (66.67%) TACACS
2 2 (66.67%) VXLAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (66.67%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Fault Management
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) Service Design
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCSA
2 2 (66.67%) CCSE
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) vCloud
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) F5
1 3 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Computacenter
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
2 2 (66.67%) VMware