Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 - 91
Rank change year-on-year - +91 -
Contract jobs citing Blue Coat 1 0 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.081% - 1.34%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% - 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 18
Oxfordshire median daily rate £365 - £379
10th Percentile £358 - £308
90th Percentile £373 - £450
South East median daily rate £488 £415 £420
% change year-on-year +17.47% -1.19% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £55.00 -

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 Oxfordshire.

All Vendors
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 550 488 556
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 44.72% 38.39% 41.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 436 320 389
Oxfordshire median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% - -1.54%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £189
90th Percentile £575 £538 £505
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 38
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £15.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.62% +3.93% +6.00%
10th Percentile £10.00 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £23.68 £23.75 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £18.50
% change year-on-year +7.26% -14.32% +17.61%

Blue Coat
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Blue Coat in Oxfordshire

Blue Coat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blue Coat in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) ProxySG
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA

Blue Coat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Implementation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper