The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank - 21 15
Contract jobs citing Firewall 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Colchester - 2.82% 7.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 12.50% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate
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- £369 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £21.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+21.83% -16.34%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Colchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Colchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
11 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Colchester 20.37% 22.54% 24.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 10
Average daily rate £150 £388 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.29% +24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £313 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £425 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.38 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.88 £21.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+5.17% +3.57%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Firewall across the Colchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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Daily Rate Trend in Colchester

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Colchester

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Top 5 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Colchester 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA

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Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Colchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco