The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blue Coat over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blue Coat
Rank 37 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing Blue Coat 30 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.87% 1.92% -
As % of the Vendors category 8.00% 4.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £497 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.40% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 - -
Blue Coat
South West

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

Vendors Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
375 310 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 48.32% 42.58% 43.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 189 163
Average daily rate £393 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.64% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 16 20
Average hourly rate £19.03 £20.06 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.13% +14.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.42 £9.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £24.13 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.49
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.51%

Blue Coat
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Blue Coat across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Blue Coat Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Blue Coat
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Blue Coat Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Blue Coat
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blue Coat across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Blue Coat Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Blue Coat
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blue Coat within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +9 22 £475 -4.40% 3
Blue Coat
South West

Blue Coat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing Blue Coat also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Blue Coat.

1 26 (86.67%) Firewall
2 23 (76.67%) IronPort
3 22 (73.33%) Network Security
4 21 (70.00%) Cisco
4 21 (70.00%) Juniper
5 19 (63.33%) Kalman Filter
6 18 (60.00%) McAfee
7 17 (56.67%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (50.00%) F5
9 14 (46.67%) Intel
10 13 (43.33%) CCNP
10 13 (43.33%) Junos
10 13 (43.33%) Cisco ISE
11 12 (40.00%) CCIE
12 11 (36.67%) CISSP
12 11 (36.67%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (33.33%) Data Centre
14 9 (30.00%) SLA
14 9 (30.00%) LAN
15 8 (26.67%) Spanning Tree
16 7 (23.33%) Load Balancing
16 7 (23.33%) BGP
16 7 (23.33%) MPLS
16 7 (23.33%) OSPF
16 7 (23.33%) VPN
16 7 (23.33%) Change Management
16 7 (23.33%) Wireless
16 7 (23.33%) IPsec
17 6 (20.00%) Sourcefire
17 6 (20.00%) Problem Management

Blue Coat
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing Blue Coat also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Blue Coat. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 26 (86.67%) Firewall
2 22 (73.33%) Network Security
3 13 (43.33%) Junos
3 13 (43.33%) Cisco ISE
4 11 (36.67%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (30.00%) LAN
6 8 (26.67%) Spanning Tree
7 7 (23.33%) VPN
7 7 (23.33%) Wireless
7 7 (23.33%) IPsec
7 7 (23.33%) MPLS
7 7 (23.33%) OSPF
7 7 (23.33%) BGP
8 6 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 6 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 6 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
9 5 (16.67%) SSH
9 5 (16.67%) DHCP
9 5 (16.67%) Ethernet
10 4 (13.33%) RIP
General
1 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Architect
2 7 (23.33%) Security Architect
3 5 (16.67%) Administrator
4 4 (13.33%) Security Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Network Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (10.00%) Security Specialist
5 3 (10.00%) Network Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Designer
6 2 (6.67%) Network Security Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Firewall Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Firewall Support
7 1 (3.33%) Security Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Network Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Cisco Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Network Security Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) Security Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Replication
4 1 (3.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (23.33%) Change Management
2 7 (23.33%) Load Balancing
3 6 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 5 (16.67%) Network Design
5 4 (13.33%) CRM
5 4 (13.33%) Migration
5 4 (13.33%) Information Security
6 3 (10.00%) Capacity Management
6 3 (10.00%) Time Management
6 3 (10.00%) Network Planning
7 2 (6.67%) Supplier Management
7 2 (6.67%) ITIL
7 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.67%) Validation
7 2 (6.67%) ISMS
7 2 (6.67%) Network Management
7 2 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 17 (56.67%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (43.33%) CCNP
3 12 (40.00%) CCIE
4 11 (36.67%) CISSP
5 6 (20.00%) Degree
6 4 (13.33%) JNCIP
6 4 (13.33%) JNCIE
7 2 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
8 1 (3.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 23 (76.67%) IronPort
2 21 (70.00%) Cisco
2 21 (70.00%) Juniper
3 18 (60.00%) McAfee
4 15 (50.00%) F5
5 14 (46.67%) Intel
6 6 (20.00%) Sourcefire
7 4 (13.33%) Remedy
8 3 (10.00%) Nokia
8 3 (10.00%) CheckPoint
9 2 (6.67%) Fortinet
10 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
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