The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 23 19 33
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Contract jobs citing Firewall 7 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.61% 4.81% 1.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.48% 17.33% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 1
Median daily rate £475 £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
- +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -15.09%
Firewall
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
61 75 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 31.44% 27.78% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 49 14
Median daily rate £340 £413 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.57% +21.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £538 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 £15.78 £11.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.47% +35.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Firewall across the Basingstoke region.

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Firewall across the Basingstoke region.

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Firewall 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 6 (54.55%) Cisco
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
4 3 (27.27%) VPN
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) SIEM
5 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
5 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 2 (18.18%) CCNP
5 2 (18.18%) CCDP
5 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (18.18%) Unix
5 2 (18.18%) Juniper
5 2 (18.18%) OSPF
5 2 (18.18%) Intel Security
5 2 (18.18%) BGP
5 2 (18.18%) JNCIS
5 2 (18.18%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (18.18%) Splunk
5 2 (18.18%) Brocade
5 2 (18.18%) VLAN
5 2 (18.18%) Qualys
5 2 (18.18%) Security Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Network Security
6 1 (9.09%) JSP 440

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Project
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (27.27%) VPN
3 2 (18.18%) BGP
3 2 (18.18%) OSPF
3 2 (18.18%) VLAN
4 1 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security
4 1 (9.09%) WAN
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Security Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Information Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Information Assurance Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Network Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Network Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) PKI
2 1 (9.09%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) SIEM
2 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Security Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Boundary Protection
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (9.09%) Information Assurance
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Remediation Plan
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Security Management
3 1 (9.09%) Security Operations
3 1 (9.09%) SOA
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) CCDP
3 2 (18.18%) CCNP
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (18.18%) JNCIS
4 1 (9.09%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (9.09%) MCSE
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (9.09%) JSP 440
1 1 (9.09%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
3 2 (18.18%) Brocade
3 2 (18.18%) Intel Security
3 2 (18.18%) Juniper
3 2 (18.18%) Qualys
3 2 (18.18%) Splunk
4 1 (9.09%) Fujitsu
4 1 (9.09%) LANDesk
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) SonicWALL
4 1 (9.09%) VMware
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