The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford 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 9 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Firewall 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 2.94% - 5.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+30.08% +7.62%
Firewall
Bedfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
10 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 29.41% 8.77% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 5
Median daily rate £280 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £230 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
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 Bedford

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

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 Bedford region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) DMZ
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) SNA

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) DMZ
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) SNA
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
Bedford, Bedfordshire
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