The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 18 35 15
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -20
Contract jobs citing Firewall 16 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 5.93% 0.42% 3.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 44.44% 3.70% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 2
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£400 - £311
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 - £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 - £312
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+57.89% -7.31%
Firewall
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
36 27 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 13.33% 11.25% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 12
Average daily rate £300 £380 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +22.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £225 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £560 £347
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £10.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% -61.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+43.45% -6.97%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Firewall
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +2 5 £301 - 2
Chesterfield - 5 £300 - 1
Firewall
East Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 9 (50.00%) Cisco
2 7 (38.89%) LAN
2 7 (38.89%) VMware
3 6 (33.33%) WAN
4 5 (27.78%) SAN
4 5 (27.78%) MPLS
4 5 (27.78%) Software Delivery
5 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
5 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (22.22%) DNS
5 4 (22.22%) Windows
5 4 (22.22%) MCSE
6 3 (16.67%) ITIL
6 3 (16.67%) CCNA
6 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (16.67%) FMCG
7 2 (11.11%) Network Security
7 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
7 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 2 (11.11%) Logistics
7 2 (11.11%) Supplier Management
7 2 (11.11%) HP
7 2 (11.11%) Citrix
7 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (11.11%) Juniper

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) LAN
2 6 (33.33%) WAN
3 5 (27.78%) SAN
3 5 (27.78%) MPLS
4 4 (22.22%) DNS
5 2 (11.11%) Internet
5 2 (11.11%) DHCP
5 2 (11.11%) SNMP
5 2 (11.11%) OSPF
5 2 (11.11%) Wireless
5 2 (11.11%) IP Telephony
5 2 (11.11%) Network Security
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (5.56%) Junos
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (5.56%) BGP
6 1 (5.56%) VoIP
6 1 (5.56%) WLAN
6 1 (5.56%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Project Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Network Manager
5 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Network Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Network Support
5 1 (5.56%) Support Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Network Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Architect
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Manager
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) FMCG
2 1 (5.56%) iSeries
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) AS400
2 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.56%) Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Software Delivery
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Network Design
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) Logistics
3 2 (11.11%) Supplier Management
4 1 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.56%) Network Management
4 1 (5.56%) High Availability
4 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.56%) Line Management
4 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security
4 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) MCSE
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (16.67%) CCNA
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) HP APS
4 1 (5.56%) CISA
4 1 (5.56%) CISM
4 1 (5.56%) CEH
4 1 (5.56%) JNCIA
4 1 (5.56%) MCITP
4 1 (5.56%) CISSP
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Cisco
2 7 (38.89%) VMware
3 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) HP
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix
4 2 (11.11%) Juniper
5 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
5 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.56%) F5
5 1 (5.56%) IBM
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