The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 24 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 16 21 23
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Contract jobs citing Firewall 24 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 8.48% 4.55% 4.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.82% 15.07% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 7
Median daily rate £315 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £283 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £300 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 £39.00 £27.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +39.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £28.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +47.36%
Firewall
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
67 73 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 23.67% 30.17% 24.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 27 28
Median daily rate £315 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £263 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £382
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £327
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 £39.00 £27.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +39.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +30.00%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 22 (53.66%) Cisco
2 16 (39.02%) LAN
2 16 (39.02%) CheckPoint
2 16 (39.02%) Network Security
3 13 (31.71%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (31.71%) Windows
4 11 (26.83%) WAN
4 11 (26.83%) VMware
5 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (21.95%) Active Directory
6 9 (21.95%) Data Centre
7 8 (19.51%) Windows Server
7 8 (19.51%) VPN
7 8 (19.51%) Juniper
7 8 (19.51%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (17.07%) F5
8 7 (17.07%) Linux
8 7 (17.07%) SQL
8 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (17.07%) MPLS
9 6 (14.63%) Change Management
9 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
9 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
10 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (12.20%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (12.20%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (12.20%) Network Design
10 5 (12.20%) Blue Coat
10 5 (12.20%) Forcepoint
10 5 (12.20%) Palo Alto

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Sage 200
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Mimecast
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (39.02%) LAN
1 16 (39.02%) Network Security
2 13 (31.71%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (26.83%) WAN
4 8 (19.51%) VPN
5 7 (17.07%) MPLS
6 5 (12.20%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (9.76%) SSL
8 3 (7.32%) Internet
9 2 (4.88%) DHCP
9 2 (4.88%) DNS
9 2 (4.88%) SAN
10 1 (2.44%) ADSL
10 1 (2.44%) Ethernet
10 1 (2.44%) ISDN
10 1 (2.44%) LDAP
10 1 (2.44%) PSTN
10 1 (2.44%) RIP
10 1 (2.44%) SNMP
10 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.44%) Billing
2 1 (2.44%) Electronics
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) Architect
2 9 (21.95%) Network Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) VMware Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Support Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Network Architect
4 5 (12.20%) Security Architect
4 5 (12.20%) VMware Support Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Network Security Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Security Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Designer
6 3 (7.32%) Exchange Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Network Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Firewall Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Juniper Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Senior VMware Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.44%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Windows
2 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (19.51%) Windows Server
4 7 (17.07%) Linux
4 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.63%) Change Management
2 5 (12.20%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (12.20%) Network Design
3 4 (9.76%) Test Scripting
4 3 (7.32%) ITIL
4 3 (7.32%) Load Balancing
4 3 (7.32%) Migration
4 3 (7.32%) TOGAF
5 2 (4.88%) SIEM
5 2 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (4.88%) Validation
6 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.44%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.44%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (2.44%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.44%) MODAF
6 1 (2.44%) Network Management
6 1 (2.44%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) CCSA
3 3 (7.32%) CCSE
3 3 (7.32%) Check Point Certification
3 3 (7.32%) Degree
4 2 (4.88%) CCIE
4 2 (4.88%) CCNP
4 2 (4.88%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.44%) CCDP
5 1 (2.44%) CEH
5 1 (2.44%) CISSP
5 1 (2.44%) MCP
5 1 (2.44%) SANS
System Software
1 9 (21.95%) Active Directory
2 8 (19.51%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.88%) ProxySG
4 2 (4.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) SCCM
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.44%) Endace
2 1 (2.44%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 22 (53.66%) Cisco
2 16 (39.02%) CheckPoint
3 11 (26.83%) VMware
4 8 (19.51%) Juniper
5 7 (17.07%) F5
6 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
7 5 (12.20%) Blue Coat
7 5 (12.20%) Forcepoint
7 5 (12.20%) Palo Alto
8 3 (7.32%) LogRhythm
8 3 (7.32%) Symantec
9 2 (4.88%) Citrix
9 2 (4.88%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.44%) Aruba
10 1 (2.44%) Intel Security
10 1 (2.44%) Sage
10 1 (2.44%) SAP
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