The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 25 August 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.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat
Rank 87 87 84
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing Blue Coat 9 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.74% 0.50% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 1.50% 1.03% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 6
Median daily rate £409 £410 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.24% -12.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £391 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £490 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £425 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.53 -
Blue Coat
South East

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

Vendors Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
599 677 654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 49.38% 48.32% 50.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 399 355
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £265 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 32
Median hourly rate £27.38 £18.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.97% +27.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £15.70 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £48.43 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Blue Coat
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Blue Coat Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Blue Coat
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Blue Coat Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Blue Coat
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Camberley -12 2 £425 +6.25%
Epsom +5 1 - -
Blue Coat
South East

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 18 (94.74%) Cisco
1 18 (94.74%) Firewall
2 17 (89.47%) LAN
2 17 (89.47%) WAN
2 17 (89.47%) VPN
3 13 (68.42%) SSL
3 13 (68.42%) Juniper
4 11 (57.89%) CheckPoint
4 11 (57.89%) TCP/IP
5 10 (52.63%) ITIL
5 10 (52.63%) RSA SecurID
5 10 (52.63%) Palo Alto
6 8 (42.11%) ITSM
6 8 (42.11%) Service Management
7 7 (36.84%) IPsec
7 7 (36.84%) DNS
7 7 (36.84%) Internet
7 7 (36.84%) Network Security
8 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
8 6 (31.58%) Windows
9 5 (26.32%) Solaris
9 5 (26.32%) Linux
9 5 (26.32%) DHCP
9 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (26.32%) Finance
9 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (26.32%) Load Balancing
9 5 (26.32%) Business Continuity
9 5 (26.32%) F5
9 5 (26.32%) Change Control

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (94.74%) Firewall
2 17 (89.47%) LAN
2 17 (89.47%) VPN
2 17 (89.47%) WAN
3 13 (68.42%) SSL
4 11 (57.89%) TCP/IP
5 7 (36.84%) DNS
5 7 (36.84%) Internet
5 7 (36.84%) IPsec
5 7 (36.84%) Network Security
6 5 (26.32%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (26.32%) DHCP
7 3 (15.79%) Wireless
8 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (10.53%) LDAP
8 2 (10.53%) SMTP
9 1 (5.26%) Cisco Wireless
9 1 (5.26%) TACACS
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Analyst
2 15 (78.95%) Network Analyst
3 12 (63.16%) Security Analyst
4 11 (57.89%) Network Security Analyst
5 8 (42.11%) Cisco Analyst
5 8 (42.11%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 6 (31.58%) Cisco Security Analyst
7 4 (21.05%) LAN/WAN Analyst
8 2 (10.53%) Administrator
8 2 (10.53%) Cisco Administrator
8 2 (10.53%) Cisco Network Administrator
8 2 (10.53%) Cisco Support
8 2 (10.53%) LAN Administrator
8 2 (10.53%) LAN Security Analyst
8 2 (10.53%) LAN/WAN Administrator
8 2 (10.53%) Network Administrator
8 2 (10.53%) Network Support
8 2 (10.53%) Network Support Analyst
8 2 (10.53%) Security Engineer
8 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) Solaris
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) ITIL
2 8 (42.11%) ITSM
2 8 (42.11%) Service Management
3 5 (26.32%) Business Continuity
3 5 (26.32%) Change Control
3 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (26.32%) Load Balancing
3 5 (26.32%) Problem Management
4 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (10.53%) Computer Security
5 2 (10.53%) Email Filtering
5 2 (10.53%) Information Security
5 2 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (5.26%) Data Loss Prevention
6 1 (5.26%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (5.26%) Threat Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C
1 2 (10.53%) C++
1 2 (10.53%) Perl
1 2 (10.53%) PHP
1 2 (10.53%) Python
1 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.53%) CCSP
2 2 (10.53%) CISSP
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) Sendmail
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) MAILsweeper
1 2 (10.53%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Cisco
2 13 (68.42%) Juniper
3 11 (57.89%) CheckPoint
4 10 (52.63%) Palo Alto
5 5 (26.32%) F5
5 5 (26.32%) Infoblox
5 5 (26.32%) SolarWinds
6 3 (15.79%) Intel Security
6 3 (15.79%) Sun
7 2 (10.53%) Forcepoint
7 2 (10.53%) NetApp
7 2 (10.53%) VMware
8 1 (5.26%) Aruba
8 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
8 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow
8 1 (5.26%) Sourcefire