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bluearrow.co.uk: Recruitment agency in the UK | Blue Arrow

As one of the UK's largest and earliest specialist staffing companies, we place nearly 70,000 people in Admin, Call Centre, Driving, Warehouse and Catering jobs, each year.

Page load speed analysis

  • 65/100

    Normal result
  • 7

    Successful tests
  • 1

    Failed test
  • First response

    223 ms

  • Resources loaded

    6.8 sec

  • Page rendered

    201 ms

  • Total page load time

    7.2 sec

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We analyzed Bluearrow.co.uk page load time and found that the first response time was 223 ms and then it took 7 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 80% of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 80.7 kB
    Images 584.8 kB
    Javascripts 1.0 MB
    CSS 360.0 kB

    In fact, the total size of Bluearrow.co.uk main page is 2.1 MB. This result falls beyond the top 1M of websites and identifies a large and not optimized web page that may take ages to load. 35% of websites need less resources to load. Javascripts take 1.0 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 80.7 kB
    • After minification 77.9 kB
    • After compression 17.9 kB

    HTML optimization

    HTML content can be minified and compressed by a website’s server. The most efficient way is to compress content using GZIP which reduces data amount travelling through the network between server and browser. HTML code on this page is well minified. It is highly recommended that content of this web page should be compressed using GZIP, as it can save up to 62.8 kB or 78% of the original size.

    • Original 584.8 kB
    • After optimization 488.1 kB

    Image optimization

    Image size optimization can help to speed up a website loading time. The chart above shows the difference between the size before and after optimization. Obviously, Blue Arrow needs image optimization as it can save up to 96.7 kB or 17% of the original volume. The most popular and efficient tools for JPEG and PNG image optimization are Jpegoptim and PNG Crush.

    • Original 1.0 MB
    • After minification 867.2 kB
    • After compression 260.1 kB

    JavaScript optimization

    It’s better to minify JavaScript in order to improve website performance. The diagram shows the current total size of all JavaScript files against the prospective JavaScript size after its minification and compression. It is highly recommended that all JavaScript files should be compressed and minified as it can save up to 775.5 kB or 75% of the original size.

    • Original 360.0 kB
    • After minification 281.5 kB
    • After compression 52.7 kB

    CSS optimization

    CSS files minification is very important to reduce a web page rendering time. The faster CSS files can load, the earlier a page can be rendered. Bluearrow.co.uk needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 307.4 kB or 85% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

  • www.bluearrow.co.uk
  • default.aspx
  • default.aspx
  • controls.css
  • page-layouts-21.css
  • search.css
  • corev4.css
  • styles.css
  • styles-home.css
  • jquery.min.js
  • jobsearch-tracking.js
  • jobsearch-vertical-desktop.css
  • jobapplication.css
  • WebResource.axd
  • blank.js
  • controls.css
  • jquery-ui.js
  • jquery.placeholder.js
  • jquery-ui.css
  • multiple-select.css
  • jobsearch-horizontal.css
  • jquery.multiple.select.js
  • page-layouts-21.css
  • search.css
  • corev4.css
  • styles.css
  • styles-home.css
  • webresource.axd
  • jobsearch-tracking.js
  • jquery.placeholder.js
  • jquery-ui.js
  • jquery-ui.css
  • jquery.multiple.select.js
  • init.js
  • cufon-yui.js
  • fssammyembed_italic_400.font.js
  • ig-core.js
  • cookiewarning4.js
  • ScriptResource.axd
  • ScriptResource.axd
  • scriptresource.axd
  • scriptresource.axd
  • dc.js
  • Blue-Arrow-Homepage-Catering.jpg
  • Blue-Arrow-Homepage-Industrial.jpg
  • Blue-Arrow-Homepage-Driving-2.jpg
  • Blue-Arrow-Homepage-Office-2.jpg
  • jobsearch_down_arrow.png
  • DWP%20website%20button.jpg
  • Button-Toyota.jpg
  • MandS%20Web%20Button.jpg
  • Button-ShopDirect.jpg
  • branch-finder.png
  • twitter-device.png
  • latest-news-icon.png
  • gosearch15.png
  • footer_rec.png
  • footer_best.png
  • footer_apprenticeships.png
  • footer_doubletick2.png
  • footer_alp.png
  • Investor-In-People.png
  • __utm.gif
  • jobsearch_down_arrow.png
  • blue-arrow-homepage-catering.jpg
  • blue-arrow-homepage-industrial.jpg
  • blue-arrow-homepage-driving-2.jpg
  • blue-arrow-homepage-office-2.jpg
  • dwp%20website%20button.jpg
  • mands%20web%20button.jpg
  • branch-finder.png
  • button-shopdirect.jpg
  • button-toyota.jpg
  • twitter-device.png
  • latest-news-icon.png
  • footer_rec.png
  • footer_best.png
  • analytics.js
  • page-base-shadow.png
  • submenu-background-extension.png
  • submenu-background.png
  • submenu-divider.png
  • collect
  • footer_apprenticeships.png
  • jobsearch_search_icon.png
  • nav-bg.png
  • logo-arrow-device.png
  • logo.png
  • top-nav-hover-device.png
  • nav-divider.png
  • nav-dd-level1-bg.png
  • nav-dd-level2-divider.png
  • nav-dd-level2-arrow.png
  • site-search-bg.png
  • site-search-btn.png
  • bgximg.png
  • footer-bg.png
  • footer_doubletick2.png
  • footer_alp.png
  • investor-in-people.png
  • ui-bg_flat_75_ffffff_40x100.png
  • jobsearch_search_icon.png
  • footer-arrow-left.png
  • footer-arrow-right.png

Our browser made a total of 104 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 95% of them (99 requests) were addressed to the original Bluearrow.co.uk, 2% (2 requests) were made to Stats.g.doubleclick.net and 2% (2 requests) were made to Google-analytics.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (3 sec) belongs to the original domain Bluearrow.co.uk.

Additional info on bluearrow.co.uk

Requests

The browser has sent 67 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Blue Arrow. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 16 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 11 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

16

Javascripts

40

Images

11

CSS

67

All

Possible request optimization

1

Javascripts

32

Images

1

CSS

33

Optimized

34

All

Normal result

Redirects

As for redirects, our browser reached this domain in two steps. The first redirect led to http://www.bluearrow.co.uk/Pages/default.aspx, then it was forwarded to http://www.bluearrow.co.uk/pages/default.aspx, and finally we managed to open this domain. We strongly recommend that the redirects should be reduced, as the more redirects a site has, the slower it loads.

IP address

Bluearrow.co.uk uses IP address which is currently shared with 4 other domains. The more sites share the same IP address, the higher the host server’s workload is. It is strongly recommended that the host server should be changed or the hosting provider should be requested to give a different (separate) IP address for this domain.

Poor result

IP Trace

bluearrow.co.uk

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insightexpressai.com

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13.107.213.41

13.107.246.41

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A

bluearrow.co.uk

51.132.56.43 292
NS

bluearrow.co.uk

ns2.netnames.net 300
NS

bluearrow.co.uk

ns5.netnames.net 300
NS

bluearrow.co.uk

ns6.netnames.net 300
NS

bluearrow.co.uk

ns1.netnames.net 300

Language and encoding

Good result

Language

EN en language flag

Detected

EN en language flag

Claimed

Encoding

UTF-8

Claimed

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Bluearrow.co.uk can be misinterpreted by Google and other search engines. Our service has detected that English is used on the page, and it matches the claimed language. Our system also found out that Bluearrow.co.uk main page’s claimed encoding is utf-8. Use of this encoding format is the best practice as the main page visitors from all over the world won’t have any issues with symbol transcription.

HTTPS certificate

SSL Certificate

Bluearrow.co.uk has no SSL certificate. Web browsing can be safer with HTTPS connection, so we suggest that it should be obtained for this site.

Normal result

Visitor World Map

Country of origin for 43.2% of all visits is Canada. It lies approximately 1050 miles away from the server location (United States) and such a distance cannot critically affect website speed, but moving the server closer to their user base in Canada can speed up Bluearrow.co.uk page load time anyway.

Normal result

Good result

Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph data is detected on the main page of Blue Arrow. This is the best way to make the web page social media friendly. Here is how it looks like on Facebook:

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