Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Blue Coat products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blue Coat over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Blue Coat
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 44 50
Rank change year-on-year +11 +6 -3
Contract jobs citing Blue Coat 8 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 2.35% 1.44% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 6.11% 2.79% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 2
North Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £438 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +11.04% -1.62%
10th Percentile £463 £413 £383
90th Percentile £488 £450 £400
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £425 £438
% change year-on-year +11.76% -2.91% +34.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Blue Coat is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in North Yorkshire.

All Vendors
North Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 131 215 196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 38.53% 51.56% 41.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 115 124
North Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £343 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.11% +3.79% -17.50%
10th Percentile £123 £254 £225
90th Percentile £488 £475 £468
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 27 17
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.66 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.83% -3.33% +18.86%
10th Percentile £10.53 £13.11 £11.60
90th Percentile £20.58 £18.75 £37.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.50 £13.60
% change year-on-year -2.07% +6.66% +2.60%

Blue Coat
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

Job postings citing Blue Coat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Blue Coat in North Yorkshire

Blue Coat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blue Coat in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) Symantec
1 8 (100.00%) McAfee
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Juniper
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
1 8 (100.00%) GFI Software
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (75.00%) F5
2 6 (75.00%) ArcSight
2 6 (75.00%) TippingPoint
2 6 (75.00%) Rapid7
2 6 (75.00%) LogRhythm
2 6 (75.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 6 (75.00%) 802.1X
2 6 (75.00%) FireEye
2 6 (75.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 6 (75.00%) Nexpose
2 6 (75.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 6 (75.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 6 (75.00%) Sourcefire
2 6 (75.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 6 (75.00%) Internet
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Wireless
2 6 (75.00%) SSL
2 6 (75.00%) Unix
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP

Blue Coat
Co-occurring IT Skills in North 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Internet
2 6 (75.00%) SSL
2 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (75.00%) Wireless
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Security Specialist
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security Specialist
2 3 (37.50%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) 802.1X
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Unix
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (75.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 6 (75.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 6 (75.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 6 (75.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 6 (75.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) GFI Software
1 8 (100.00%) Juniper
1 8 (100.00%) McAfee
1 8 (100.00%) Symantec
2 6 (75.00%) ArcSight
2 6 (75.00%) F5
2 6 (75.00%) FireEye
2 6 (75.00%) LogRhythm
2 6 (75.00%) Rapid7
2 6 (75.00%) Sourcefire
2 6 (75.00%) TippingPoint