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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
London / Canary Wharf
Rank - 20 23
Contract jobs citing Firewall 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - 3.82% 0.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 25.00% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.88 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
-7.22% -2.70%

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 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 10.32% 15.27% 10.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 6
Median daily rate £463 £365 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.71% -18.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £260 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £525 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.02% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 23 January 2017, 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Clustering
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) EMC
3 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (60.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (60.00%) WMI
3 3 (60.00%) WSUS
3 3 (60.00%) HAProxy
3 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (60.00%) EMC VNX
3 3 (60.00%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (40.00%) Data Centre Operations
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) 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 (80.00%) IIS
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Deployment Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Server Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Server Support
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Clustering
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (60.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre Operations
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) BCP
2 1 (20.00%) Contingency Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (20.00%) vCloud
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) HAProxy
1 3 (60.00%) WMI
1 3 (60.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (60.00%) EMC
3 3 (60.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix