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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 15 22 31
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Contract jobs citing Firewall 5 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.42% 5.08% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.23% 23.21% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Median daily rate £600 £558 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.62% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.73 £21.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-1.29% -18.43%
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
26 56 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 17.81% 21.88% 15.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 15
Median daily rate £340 £399 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.73% +22.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £344
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 6
Median hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +20.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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 29 September 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 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 2 (28.57%) Intel Security
4 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Juniper
4 2 (28.57%) Qualys
4 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (28.57%) Splunk
4 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
4 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (14.29%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Change Control
5 1 (14.29%) F5
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (14.29%) JSP 440
5 1 (14.29%) RMADS

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 (14.29%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Information Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (14.29%) CCDA
4 1 (14.29%) CCDP
4 1 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (14.29%) CCNP
4 1 (14.29%) CCVP
4 1 (14.29%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) MCSE
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (14.29%) JSP 440
1 1 (14.29%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 2 (28.57%) Intel Security
2 2 (28.57%) Juniper
2 2 (28.57%) Qualys
2 2 (28.57%) Splunk
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) LANDesk
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Nokia
3 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL
3 1 (14.29%) VMware