The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 13 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Firewall 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 4.82% 4.21% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 21.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Average daily rate
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£419 £293 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.88 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.99% -7.22%
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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 Croydon region.

Communications & Networking Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16 19 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 19.28% 20.00% 34.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 19
Average daily rate £363 £295 £455
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.88% -35.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £215 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £426 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.20% -2.00%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
1 5 (71.43%) MPLS
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) Blue Coat
3 3 (42.86%) ProxySG
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (42.86%) Wireless
3 3 (42.86%) Network Security
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Websense
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) CCNA
4 2 (28.57%) Aruba
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) HSRP
4 2 (28.57%) F5
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (14.29%) Meraki
5 1 (14.29%) OO PHP
5 1 (14.29%) Stonesoft
5 1 (14.29%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 1 (14.29%) WordPress
1 1 (14.29%) nginx
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) CloudFront
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) MPLS
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (42.86%) Wireless
3 3 (42.86%) Network Security
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) HSRP
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
5 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
5 1 (14.29%) IPsec
5 1 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) VoIP
5 1 (14.29%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) OO PHP
1 1 (14.29%) DevOps
1 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) ProxySG
2 1 (14.29%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (14.29%) UAG
2 1 (14.29%) Varnish
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
1 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
2 4 (57.14%) Blue Coat
3 2 (28.57%) Websense
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Aruba
3 2 (28.57%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) Meraki
4 1 (14.29%) Stonesoft
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Dell
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec
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