The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 20 17 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing Firewall 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 3.74% 5.08% 5.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 33.33% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £321
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £21.50 - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+30.08% +7.62%
Firewall
Somerset

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bath
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 14.95% 15.25% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
Median daily rate £344 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.71% -15.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £17.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Bath

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Bath

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Bath region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) Forcepoint
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) NETGEAR
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Apple
3 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
4 1 (20.00%) Server Building
4 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Mitel
4 1 (20.00%) CCNP
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (20.00%) LAN

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Bath 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (40.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (20.00%) Server Building
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Apple
2 2 (40.00%) Forcepoint
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) NETGEAR
3 1 (20.00%) Mitel
3 1 (20.00%) VMware