The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage 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
Hertfordshire / Stevenage
Rank 8 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Blue Coat 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 8.96% - -
As % of the Vendors category 16.22% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £300 - -
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 Stevenage region.

Vendors Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
37 28 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 55.22% 50.91% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 4 2
Median daily rate £300 £350 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +24.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £322 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £470 £286
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 0
Median hourly rate £30.25 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.00% -
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 Stevenage

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

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Blue Coat
Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Blue Coat Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

Blue Coat
Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Blue Coat Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

Blue Coat
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

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 Stevenage region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 8 (100.00%) Juniper
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) F5
2 7 (87.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 7 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (87.50%) Remedy
3 5 (62.50%) DNS
3 5 (62.50%) Wiki
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Forcepoint
4 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (12.50%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage 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 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (62.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (62.50%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Juniper
2 7 (87.50%) F5
2 7 (87.50%) Remedy
3 1 (12.50%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Forcepoint