Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 21 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
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 86 61
Rank change year-on-year +9 -25 -11
Contract jobs citing Blue Coat 4 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.42% 0.10% 1.39%
As % of the Vendors category 1.10% 0.25% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 13
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £325 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -18.75% -9.09%
East Midlands median daily rate £320 £375 £400
% change year-on-year -14.67% -6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands 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 Nottinghamshire.

All Vendors
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 364 402 361
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 37.80% 41.40% 38.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 194 212
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £375 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.64% +10.67% -
10th Percentile £260 £281 £213
90th Percentile £538 £575 £500
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 21 27
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.23 £12.28 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.41% -12.32% +5.66%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.00 £10.35
90th Percentile £20.32 £20.00 £19.90
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00

Blue Coat
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Blue Coat in Nottinghamshire

Blue Coat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blue Coat in Nottinghamshire

Blue Coat
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +5 4 £325 -
Blue Coat
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 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 Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire 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