Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 22 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
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 80 58
Rank change year-on-year +5 -22 -11
Contract jobs citing Blue Coat 4 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.46% 0.11% 1.35%
As % of the Vendors category 1.24% 0.27% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 11
Nottingham median daily rate £325 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -18.75% -9.09%
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £325 £325 £400
% change year-on-year - -18.75% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottingham median hourly rate - - -
Nottinghamshire 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 Nottingham.

All Vendors
Nottingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 323 370 320
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 37.21% 41.81% 39.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 182 195
Nottingham median daily rate £375 £414 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.37% +10.33% -3.23%
10th Percentile £263 £281 £214
90th Percentile £533 £580 £500
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £375 £415 £375
% change year-on-year -9.64% +10.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 18 19
Nottingham median hourly rate £12.23 £12.28 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.41% -1.80% -5.66%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.00 £9.70
90th Percentile £20.32 £19.41 £19.50
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.23 £12.28 £14.00
% change year-on-year -0.41% -12.32% +5.66%

Blue Coat
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Blue Coat in Nottingham

Blue Coat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blue Coat in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 22 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) Network Management
2 3 (75.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) Palo Alto
2 3 (75.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) WAP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) SMS
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) ProxySG
4 1 (25.00%) Computacenter
4 1 (25.00%) Information Security
4 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

Blue Coat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) SMS
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (25.00%) Computacenter