The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 37 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Firewall 8 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 3.20% - 7.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.05% - 73.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate
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£425 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £327 £310
% change year-on-year
+18.50% +5.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 5
Average hourly rate £39.00 - £21.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.19 - £20.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 - £23.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -12.08%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
42 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 16.80% 7.65% 10.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 11 5
Average daily rate £425 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £110 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £350 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 5
Average hourly rate £36.25 £21.61 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.74% +2.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £17.04 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £22.50 £23.33
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.53 £23.42
% change year-on-year
+33.95% -12.32%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 12 (70.59%) UNIX
2 11 (64.71%) Solaris
3 10 (58.82%) Windows
3 10 (58.82%) Cisco
4 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
5 7 (41.18%) DNS
5 7 (41.18%) Clustering
6 6 (35.29%) Linux
7 5 (29.41%) WAN
7 5 (29.41%) Apache
7 5 (29.41%) LDAP
7 5 (29.41%) IBM
7 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
7 5 (29.41%) Veritas
7 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
7 5 (29.41%) IBM HTTP Server
7 5 (29.41%) WebSphere
7 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (29.41%) Veritas File System
7 5 (29.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 4 (23.53%) SCSA
8 4 (23.53%) Sun Certification
8 4 (23.53%) SAN
8 4 (23.53%) Sun
8 4 (23.53%) CCNA
8 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (23.53%) VoIP
9 3 (17.65%) WLAN
9 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
9 3 (17.65%) AIX

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) Apache
1 5 (29.41%) IBM HTTP Server
1 5 (29.41%) WebSphere
2 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.76%) SAS
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
2 7 (41.18%) DNS
3 5 (29.41%) LDAP
3 5 (29.41%) WAN
4 4 (23.53%) VoIP
4 4 (23.53%) SAN
5 3 (17.65%) WLAN
5 3 (17.65%) LAN
5 3 (17.65%) Wireless
6 2 (11.76%) VLAN
6 2 (11.76%) iSCSI
6 2 (11.76%) NAS
6 2 (11.76%) DHCP
6 2 (11.76%) MPLS
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Network Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Administrator
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (17.65%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (17.65%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.88%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) UNIX
2 11 (64.71%) Solaris
3 10 (58.82%) Windows
4 6 (35.29%) Linux
5 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (17.65%) SUSE
6 3 (17.65%) AIX
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) ITIL
1 2 (11.76%) CRM
1 2 (11.76%) Document Management
1 2 (11.76%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (5.88%) Service Management
2 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) CCNA
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (23.53%) Sun Certification
1 4 (23.53%) SCSA
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) MCSE
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Veritas File System
1 5 (29.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Nagios
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco
2 5 (29.41%) IBM
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Veritas
2 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
3 4 (23.53%) Sun
4 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
5 2 (11.76%) VMware
5 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
5 2 (11.76%) HP
5 2 (11.76%) Avaya
5 2 (11.76%) Juniper
5 2 (11.76%) CommVault
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