The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank - 20 23
Contract jobs citing Firewall 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley - 2.19% 1.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 21.43% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £525 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £21.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+9.19% -20.90%
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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 Crawley region.

Communications & Networking Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16 14 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 14.04% 10.22% 18.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 23
Average daily rate £270 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £300 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 3 (50.00%) Internet
2 3 (50.00%) MPLS
2 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (50.00%) Wireless
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) C
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) MCP
2 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (33.33%) MCSE
3 2 (33.33%) LDAP
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) PBX
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) SNMP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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.

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
1 3 (50.00%) MPLS
1 3 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (33.33%) LDAP
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) PBX
2 2 (33.33%) VoIP
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) SNMP
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) DMVPN
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (16.67%) OSPF
3 1 (16.67%) NetScreen
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Network Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Network Management
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) MCP
2 2 (33.33%) MCSE
2 2 (33.33%) CCNP
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
2 1 (16.67%) Aruba
2 1 (16.67%) F5