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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 35 27 34
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Contract jobs citing Firewall 4 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.50% 1.15% 3.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.05% 22.22% 32.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£256 £238 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.78% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.91 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £18.40 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+35.86% -26.40%
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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
21 9 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 7.87% 5.17% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 5
Average daily rate £250 £251 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.19% -34.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £225 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £325 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £19.91 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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
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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) VoIP
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (42.86%) Juniper
3 3 (42.86%) iSCSI
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) SAS
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) MCSE
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Avaya
4 2 (28.57%) CommVault
4 2 (28.57%) Nagios
4 2 (28.57%) MPLS
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (28.57%) CCNA
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP

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Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 3 (42.86%) SAS
2 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) VoIP
3 3 (42.86%) iSCSI
4 2 (28.57%) MPLS
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) NAS
4 2 (28.57%) VLAN
5 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (14.29%) Internet
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) ICT Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Document Management
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) MCSE
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) MCSA
3 1 (14.29%) CCA
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) vCloud
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Nagios
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (14.29%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) Avaya
3 2 (28.57%) CommVault
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
4 1 (14.29%) WatchGuard
4 1 (14.29%) Splunk
4 1 (14.29%) Veeam
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
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