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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 37 20 30
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +10
Contract jobs citing Firewall 2 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.63% 5.58% 1.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.51% 24.00% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 3
Median daily rate £300 £390 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -25.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.25 £23.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +23.68%
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
57 50 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 17.92% 23.26% 20.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 22 28
Median daily rate £300 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £341 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £702 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 5
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +66.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +38.88%

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 24 June 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 17 (58.62%) Security Cleared
2 14 (48.28%) DV Cleared
2 14 (48.28%) Cisco
2 14 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (41.38%) Juniper
4 9 (31.03%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (31.03%) VPN
5 8 (27.59%) Windows
5 8 (27.59%) Information Security
6 7 (24.14%) PKI
6 7 (24.14%) Security Operations
7 6 (20.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (20.69%) CESG Certified Professional
7 6 (20.69%) CLAS
7 6 (20.69%) Linux
8 5 (17.24%) Security Management
8 5 (17.24%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
9 4 (13.79%) Vulnerability Management
9 4 (13.79%) Threat Management
9 4 (13.79%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (13.79%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (13.79%) IBM Mainframe
9 4 (13.79%) PCI DSS
9 4 (13.79%) VMware
9 4 (13.79%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (13.79%) Content Management
9 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
9 4 (13.79%) Finance
9 4 (13.79%) AS400

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 2 (6.90%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.45%) MS Office
3 1 (3.45%) MS Project
3 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Google Apps
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) VPN
2 4 (13.79%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (13.79%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (10.34%) BGP
3 3 (10.34%) LAN
3 3 (10.34%) OSPF
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (6.90%) SSL
4 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.90%) WAN
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.45%) DNS
5 1 (3.45%) EIGRP
5 1 (3.45%) HTTP
5 1 (3.45%) Junos
5 1 (3.45%) MPLS
5 1 (3.45%) NGN
5 1 (3.45%) SSH
5 1 (3.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) DB2
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Network Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Consultant
3 6 (20.69%) Support Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Network Support
4 5 (17.24%) Network Support Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Security Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Information Security Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) Security Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Information Assurance Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) Management Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) Security Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Security Management Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Security Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Compliance Specialist
8 1 (3.45%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Information Assurance Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
1 1 (3.45%) Apache Flex
1 1 (3.45%) CSS
1 1 (3.45%) Middleware
1 1 (3.45%) REST
1 1 (3.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) PKI
2 4 (13.79%) AS400
2 4 (13.79%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (13.79%) Mainframe
2 4 (13.79%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.90%) Cryptography
5 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Linux
3 4 (13.79%) Unix
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.45%) Solaris
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (27.59%) Information Security
3 7 (24.14%) Security Operations
4 5 (17.24%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (17.24%) Security Management
5 4 (13.79%) Content Management
5 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
5 4 (13.79%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (13.79%) Threat Management
5 4 (13.79%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (10.34%) Information Assurance
7 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.90%) Internal Audit
7 2 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (6.90%) Line Management
7 2 (6.90%) Migration
7 2 (6.90%) Scrum
7 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.90%) SOA
8 1 (3.45%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) C++
1 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (58.62%) Security Cleared
2 14 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (48.28%) DV Cleared
3 6 (20.69%) CESG Certified Professional
3 6 (20.69%) CLAS
4 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
5 4 (13.79%) CISSP
6 3 (10.34%) CCNA
7 1 (3.45%) CCDA
7 1 (3.45%) CCDP
7 1 (3.45%) CCIE
7 1 (3.45%) CCNP
7 1 (3.45%) CCVP
7 1 (3.45%) JNCIA
7 1 (3.45%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (13.79%) ISO27002
2 4 (13.79%) PCI DSS
3 3 (10.34%) RMADS
4 2 (6.90%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Cisco
2 12 (41.38%) Juniper
3 4 (13.79%) IBM
3 4 (13.79%) VMware
4 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
4 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.90%) F5
5 2 (6.90%) Nokia
6 1 (3.45%) BT
6 1 (3.45%) Google
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle