The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 16 17 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing Firewall 3 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 3.53% 3.85% 5.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.43% 25.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Average daily rate £375 £210 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -41.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £135.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.13 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.51% +15.62%
Firewall
Dorset

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
14 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 16.47% 15.38% 15.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 4
Average daily rate £375 £210 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -41.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 £27.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.55% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Firewall across the Bournemouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Bournemouth

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall.

1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) CCTV
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Nortel
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Broadband
3 1 (25.00%) ISDN
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) PSTN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) WatchGuard
3 1 (25.00%) SonicWALL
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Broadband
1 1 (25.00%) ISDN
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) MPLS
1 1 (25.00%) PSTN
1 1 (25.00%) VLAN
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (25.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) CCTV
2 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCIE
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Nortel
3 1 (25.00%) SonicWALL
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) WatchGuard