The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 10 23 15
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Contract jobs citing Firewall 11 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 11.70% 4.93% 6.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 61.11% 29.17% 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 4
Median daily rate £330 £625 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.20% +58.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £625 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £30.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-23.33% +57.89%
Firewall
Gloucestershire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18 24 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 19.15% 16.90% 20.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 14
Median daily rate £325 £450 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +23.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £483 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +40.00%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 5 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (58.33%) Network Security
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (33.33%) Data Guard
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (33.33%) Endeca
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (33.33%) Unix
3 4 (33.33%) Solaris
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (25.00%) CCNP
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (25.00%) DHCP
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (16.67%) VPN
5 2 (16.67%) WSDL
5 2 (16.67%) CCIE
5 2 (16.67%) Juniper
5 2 (16.67%) BGP
5 2 (16.67%) EIGRP
5 2 (16.67%) Security Operations
5 2 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Network Security
2 3 (25.00%) DHCP
3 2 (16.67%) BGP
3 2 (16.67%) EIGRP
3 2 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (8.33%) DNS
4 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
4 1 (8.33%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 1 (8.33%) HSRP
4 1 (8.33%) Internet
4 1 (8.33%) IPsec
4 1 (8.33%) MPLS
4 1 (8.33%) PuTTY
4 1 (8.33%) SSH
4 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (8.33%) Telnet
4 1 (8.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) DBA
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Security Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) SOC Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) WSDL
2 1 (8.33%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Solaris
1 4 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Security Operations
2 2 (16.67%) SIEM
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Change Control
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) CCNP
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (16.67%) CCIE
4 1 (8.33%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) ProxySG
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Data Guard
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco
1 4 (33.33%) Endeca
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (8.33%) Draytek
3 1 (8.33%) F5
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) SonicWALL
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec
3 1 (8.33%) TippingPoint
3 1 (8.33%) Veeam
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) WatchGuard
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