The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 35 52 48
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -4
Contract jobs citing Firewall 23 25 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.95% 3.14% 2.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.87% 22.12% 18.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 7
Median daily rate £350 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £329 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 7
Median hourly rate £45.00 £23.25 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.54% +1.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.25 £23.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+53.26% +24.32%
Firewall
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
77 113 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 13.23% 14.18% 15.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 59 56
Median daily rate £400 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £220 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 28 19
Median hourly rate £45.00 £23.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.65% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Firewall
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +24 20 £350 +21.21% 7
Peterborough -1 2 - - 1
Firewall
East of England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 21 (60.00%) WAN
2 20 (57.14%) LAN
3 12 (34.29%) Linux
3 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (34.29%) Patch Management
4 11 (31.43%) Identity Access Management
4 11 (31.43%) Security Operations
4 11 (31.43%) Open Source
4 11 (31.43%) SaaS
4 11 (31.43%) PaaS
4 11 (31.43%) IaaS
4 11 (31.43%) Incident Management
4 11 (31.43%) Load Balancing
4 11 (31.43%) SQL
4 11 (31.43%) ITIL
4 11 (31.43%) DNS
4 11 (31.43%) Configuration Management
5 10 (28.57%) SAN
5 10 (28.57%) Windows
5 10 (28.57%) Splunk
5 10 (28.57%) Puppet
5 10 (28.57%) LogRhythm
6 9 (25.71%) Kalman Filter
6 9 (25.71%) Data Centre
6 9 (25.71%) iptables
6 9 (25.71%) Virtual Environments
6 9 (25.71%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (25.71%) High Availability
6 9 (25.71%) Cobbler
6 9 (25.71%) Change Control

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (5.71%) MS Project Server
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 11 (31.43%) IaaS
1 11 (31.43%) PaaS
1 11 (31.43%) SaaS
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (60.00%) WAN
2 20 (57.14%) LAN
3 11 (31.43%) DNS
4 10 (28.57%) SAN
5 5 (14.29%) Network Security
5 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 4 (11.43%) SSL
6 4 (11.43%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (8.57%) VPN
8 2 (5.71%) 802.11
8 2 (5.71%) ATM
8 2 (5.71%) Bluetooth
8 2 (5.71%) Ethernet
8 2 (5.71%) Frame Relay
8 2 (5.71%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (5.71%) VoIP
8 2 (5.71%) xDSL
9 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (2.86%) MPLS
9 1 (2.86%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) JIRA
2 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
3 3 (8.57%) Selenium
4 2 (5.71%) Robot Framework
5 1 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.86%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.86%) Subversion
5 1 (2.86%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (5.71%) Banking
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Administrator
2 11 (31.43%) Architect
2 11 (31.43%) Security Architect
2 11 (31.43%) Security Solutions Architect
2 11 (31.43%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (25.71%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (17.14%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (11.43%) Network Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Unix Administrator
6 4 (11.43%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 3 (8.57%) Network Administrator
8 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (5.71%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (5.71%) IT Security Manager
8 2 (5.71%) Network Manager
8 2 (5.71%) Network Project Manager
8 2 (5.71%) Security Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.86%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (2.86%) Spring
2 1 (2.86%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Linux
2 10 (28.57%) Windows
3 9 (25.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (25.71%) Solaris
3 9 (25.71%) Unix
4 2 (5.71%) CentOS
5 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (34.29%) Patch Management
2 11 (31.43%) Configuration Management
2 11 (31.43%) Identity Access Management
2 11 (31.43%) Incident Management
2 11 (31.43%) ITIL
2 11 (31.43%) Load Balancing
2 11 (31.43%) Open Source
2 11 (31.43%) Security Operations
3 9 (25.71%) Change Control
3 9 (25.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (25.71%) High Availability
3 9 (25.71%) Kalman Filter
3 9 (25.71%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (8.57%) Change Management
4 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.71%) Information Security
5 2 (5.71%) Project Management
5 2 (5.71%) Requirements Management
5 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) SQL
2 9 (25.71%) PL/SQL
2 9 (25.71%) Shell Script
3 3 (8.57%) Python
4 1 (2.86%) Java
4 1 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.57%) CCNA
2 3 (8.57%) Degree
3 2 (5.71%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (5.71%) PMI Certification
3 2 (5.71%) PMP
3 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.86%) CCIE
4 1 (2.86%) CCNP
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) iptables
1 9 (25.71%) Postfix
1 9 (25.71%) Sendmail
1 9 (25.71%) Virtual Machines
1 9 (25.71%) vSphere
2 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) Docker
2 1 (2.86%) Firmware
2 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.86%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) Puppet
2 9 (25.71%) Cobbler
2 9 (25.71%) Nagios
2 9 (25.71%) OSSEC
3 2 (5.71%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.86%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) LogRhythm
1 10 (28.57%) Splunk
2 9 (25.71%) EMC
2 9 (25.71%) HP
2 9 (25.71%) Oracle
2 9 (25.71%) Red Hat
2 9 (25.71%) ServiceNow
2 9 (25.71%) SolarWinds
2 9 (25.71%) TippingPoint
3 6 (17.14%) CheckPoint
3 6 (17.14%) Cisco
4 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.71%) Nokia
4 2 (5.71%) Riverbed
4 2 (5.71%) Symantec
5 1 (2.86%) AppDynamics
5 1 (2.86%) Avaya
5 1 (2.86%) NetApp
5 1 (2.86%) New Relic
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