Period
to 20 August 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 20 August 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 84 62
Rank change year-on-year 0 -22 +13
Contract jobs citing Blue Coat 7 1 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.53% 0.079% 2.07%
As % of the Vendors category 1.15% 0.18% 4.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 16
Wiltshire median daily rate £325 £325 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -31.58% -
10th Percentile £306 £313 £413
90th Percentile £384 £338 £538
South West median daily rate £360 £328 £470
% change year-on-year +9.92% -30.32% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 609 568 607
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 45.69% 44.69% 43.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 378 359
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - +1.21%
10th Percentile £288 £222 £248
90th Percentile £585 £563 £533
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +2.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 38
Wiltshire median hourly rate £37.50 £23.00 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.04% +20.86% -18.04%
10th Percentile £12.70 £16.30 £12.42
90th Percentile £45.70 £47.09 £26.08
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £23.50 £20.19
% change year-on-year +48.94% +16.42% +6.24%

Blue Coat
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Blue Coat in Wiltshire

Blue Coat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Blue Coat in Wiltshire

Blue Coat
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 20 August 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
Swindon +4 6 £325 -
Blue Coat
South West

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Blue Coat.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) ProxySG
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) CCNP
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (71.43%) Nokia
3 5 (71.43%) C
3 5 (71.43%) TACACS
3 5 (71.43%) Load Balancing
3 5 (71.43%) ArcSight
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (28.57%) F5
5 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (14.29%) Coaching
5 1 (14.29%) People Management
5 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 1 (14.29%) Network Management
5 1 (14.29%) Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) IronPort
5 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (14.29%) Electronics
5 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing

Blue Coat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (71.43%) TACACS
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Network Security Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Coaching
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (14.29%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) People Management
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) CCNP
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) ArcSight
2 5 (71.43%) Nokia
3 2 (28.57%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) IronPort
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) McAfee
4 1 (14.29%) SAP