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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 24 27 19
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs citing Firewall 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.81% 0.75% 1.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% 4.55% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £500 £600 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +60.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £364 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.46% +6.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £30.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-24.16% +57.89%
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
13 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 10.57% 16.42% 12.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 10
Median daily rate £500 £475 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +50.79%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £26.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

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 2 May 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 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) iptables
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (25.00%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) IPsec
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (25.00%) Samba
3 1 (25.00%) Debian
3 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX

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 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) MediaWiki
2 1 (25.00%) nginx
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) IPsec
3 1 (25.00%) IPv6
3 1 (25.00%) LDAP
3 1 (25.00%) NAS
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Hudson
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (25.00%) LAN Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) LAMP
1 1 (25.00%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (25.00%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Debian
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (25.00%) Database Theory
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) High Availability
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Low Latency
1 1 (25.00%) Network Design
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database Theory
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCIE
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) iptables
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Postfix
2 1 (25.00%) Samba
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) BladeLogic
1 1 (25.00%) Control-M
1 1 (25.00%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Axway
2 1 (25.00%) BEA
2 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (25.00%) CA
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Nokia
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Splunk
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) VMware