The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 22 38 24
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Contract jobs citing Firewall 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 3.36% 0.44% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.00% 14.29% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -
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 £32.50 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +44.44%
Firewall
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
10 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 8.40% 3.06% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 4
Median daily rate £400 £185 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+116.21% -32.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £118 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £363 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 28 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Network Design
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) DB2
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) CCIE
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
1 1 (20.00%) SAP HANA
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Network Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) High Availability
1 2 (40.00%) Network Design
1 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCDA
1 1 (20.00%) CCDP
1 1 (20.00%) CCIE
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) NetApp
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) VMware