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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat
Rank 76 97 87
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -10
Contract jobs citing Blue Coat 4 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.37% 0.37% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 0.79% 0.74% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 6
Median daily rate £438 £418 £494
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -15.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £418 £469
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £418 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £21.00 -
% change year-on-year
+161.90% -
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
504 677 738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 47.01% 50.52% 47.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 414 363
Median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 20 62
Median hourly rate £18.50 £19.03 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.78% +2.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £13.80 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £24.40 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Blue Coat Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 December 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
Guildford - 2 £388 -
Blue Coat
South East

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 9 (90.00%) Juniper
1 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco
3 7 (70.00%) CheckPoint
3 7 (70.00%) SSL
4 5 (50.00%) Service Management
4 5 (50.00%) LAN
4 5 (50.00%) WAN
4 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (50.00%) VPN
4 5 (50.00%) ITIL
4 5 (50.00%) Palo Alto
5 4 (40.00%) Network Security
6 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (30.00%) RSA SecurID
6 3 (30.00%) IPsec
6 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (30.00%) ITSM
6 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
6 3 (30.00%) Information Security
6 3 (30.00%) Internet
6 3 (30.00%) Intel Security
6 3 (30.00%) CISSP
6 3 (30.00%) Change Control
7 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (20.00%) Threat Analysis
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (20.00%) Email Filtering
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification

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 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) SSL
3 5 (50.00%) LAN
3 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (50.00%) VPN
3 5 (50.00%) WAN
4 4 (40.00%) Network Security
5 3 (30.00%) Internet
5 3 (30.00%) IPsec
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (20.00%) DNS
6 2 (20.00%) LDAP
6 2 (20.00%) SMTP
6 2 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Network Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Network Security Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Security Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Security Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Network Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Network Security Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Solaris
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
1 5 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (30.00%) Change Control
2 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security
2 3 (30.00%) ITSM
2 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Email Filtering
3 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (20.00%) Threat Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C
1 2 (20.00%) C++
1 2 (20.00%) Perl
1 2 (20.00%) PHP
1 2 (20.00%) Python
1 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CISSP
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) CCIE
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) CCSA
3 1 (10.00%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Sendmail
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) MAILsweeper
1 2 (20.00%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Juniper
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco
3 7 (70.00%) CheckPoint
4 5 (50.00%) Palo Alto
5 3 (30.00%) Intel Security
6 2 (20.00%) Aruba
6 2 (20.00%) Forcepoint
6 2 (20.00%) NetApp
6 2 (20.00%) Sourcefire
6 2 (20.00%) TippingPoint
6 2 (20.00%) VMware
7 1 (10.00%) F5
7 1 (10.00%) FireEye
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow