The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 25 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Firewall 2 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.27% 4.52% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 22.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 0
Median daily rate £369 £438 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £388 £360
% change year-on-year
- +7.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £22.38 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-10.61% -15.56%
Firewall
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
22 36 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 14.01% 20.34% 12.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 28 7
Median daily rate £425 £450 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +157.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £260 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) SAN
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) IIS
4 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
4 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
4 4 (44.44%) Clustering
4 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
4 4 (44.44%) High Availability
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (33.33%) HAProxy
5 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 3 (33.33%) EMC VNX
5 3 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) WSUS
5 3 (33.33%) WMI
5 3 (33.33%) VMware ESX
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) LAN
5 3 (33.33%) WAN
5 3 (33.33%) HP
5 3 (33.33%) EMC
5 3 (33.33%) CCNA

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 4 (44.44%) IIS
1 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (22.22%) MPLS
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) Internet
4 1 (11.11%) Skype
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Legal
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) IT Security Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Network Deployment Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Security Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Server Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Server Support
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Clustering
2 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (33.33%) EMC VNX
3 2 (22.22%) PKI
4 1 (11.11%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Android
5 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) High Availability
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre Operations
2 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) SIEM
3 1 (11.11%) BCP
3 1 (11.11%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (11.11%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCNA
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 2 (22.22%) vCloud
3 2 (22.22%) vSphere
4 1 (11.11%) Squid
4 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) HAProxy
1 3 (33.33%) WMI
1 3 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) EMC
3 3 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) CA
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) Juniper