The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat
Rank 119 - 93
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Blue Coat 3 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.15% - 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% - 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £425 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £438 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.51% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.53 -
Blue Coat
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
691 947 721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 34.22% 41.75% 43.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 586 396
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 48 37
Median hourly rate £12.25 £13.60 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.89% +29.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £9.17 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £37.04 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Blue Coat
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Blue Coat Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Blue Coat
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 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
Leeds - 3 £425 - 1
Blue Coat
Yorkshire

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) BMC
1 3 (75.00%) Motorola
1 3 (75.00%) DMZ
1 3 (75.00%) OSPF
1 3 (75.00%) BGP
1 3 (75.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (75.00%) WLAN
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) OPNET
1 3 (75.00%) TippingPoint
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (75.00%) DataPower
1 3 (75.00%) F5
1 3 (75.00%) Splunk
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (75.00%) HP UCMDB
1 3 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 3 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 3 (75.00%) Network Design
2 2 (50.00%) CCDP
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (25.00%) DMVPN

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 3 (75.00%) BGP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (75.00%) DMZ
1 3 (75.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 3 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 3 (75.00%) OSPF
1 3 (75.00%) WLAN
2 1 (25.00%) DMVPN
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Design Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Network Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Network Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (25.00%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCDP
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) HP UCMDB
1 3 (75.00%) OPNET
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) BMC
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) F5
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
1 3 (75.00%) Motorola
1 3 (75.00%) Splunk
1 3 (75.00%) TippingPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Qualys