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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 21 21 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing Firewall 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.57% 1.01% 1.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.33% 9.09% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate £260 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.22% +9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £337
% change year-on-year
- +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.63 £23.13 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.81% +15.62%
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
15 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 11.81% 11.11% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 8
Average daily rate £363 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £425 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Firewall across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 7 (77.78%) Linux
1 7 (77.78%) Risk Management
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
1 7 (77.78%) Bash Shell
1 7 (77.78%) iptables
2 6 (66.67%) Apache Spark
2 6 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 6 (66.67%) Amazon Kinesis
2 6 (66.67%) Splunk
2 6 (66.67%) Big Data
2 6 (66.67%) Amazon EMR
2 6 (66.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 6 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (66.67%) AWS Lambda
2 6 (66.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 6 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 6 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 6 (66.67%) Amazon S3
2 6 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Scrum
2 6 (66.67%) DNS
2 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) Network Security
4 2 (22.22%) Network Design
4 2 (22.22%) LAN

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 6 (66.67%) Apache Spark
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) Confluence
2 1 (11.11%) JBoss
2 1 (11.11%) MediaWiki
2 1 (11.11%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (66.67%) Amazon EMR
1 6 (66.67%) Amazon Kinesis
1 6 (66.67%) Amazon S3
1 6 (66.67%) AWS CloudFormation
1 6 (66.67%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (22.22%) BGP
3 2 (22.22%) EIGRP
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) OSPF
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) IPsec
4 1 (11.11%) IPv6
4 1 (11.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 6 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
1 6 (66.67%) Big Data
1 6 (66.67%) Hadoop
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Hudson
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) AWS Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Design Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Design Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Network Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Network Services Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Services Manager
2 1 (11.11%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) LAMP
1 1 (11.11%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (11.11%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Algorithms
1 6 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) CentOS
3 1 (11.11%) Debian
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Risk Management
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (66.67%) Scrum
2 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Network Design
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Database Theory
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (11.11%) High Availability
4 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 1 (11.11%) Low Latency
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Relational Database Theory
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Bash Shell
2 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCIE
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
2 1 (11.11%) PMP
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) iptables
2 1 (11.11%) Postfix
2 1 (11.11%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
1 1 (11.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Splunk
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat