The table below looks at the statistics for FWSM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FWSM over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing FWSM 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £360 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
FWSM
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
86 105 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.03% 14.54% 14.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 52 34
Average daily rate £413 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £220 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £390 £347
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £342 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.43% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 23
Average hourly rate £45.00 £20.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.51% -10.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £16.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

FWSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

FWSM Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire