The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 20 24 28
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing Firewall 12 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 4.56% 4.78% 1.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.49% 30.30% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 3
Median daily rate £350 £305 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% -21.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £361 £482
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.53 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+30.08% +0.11%
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
49 33 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 18.63% 15.79% 14.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 16 13
Median daily rate £300 £280 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £100 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £378 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 5
Median hourly rate £9.13 £150.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-93.91% +689.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+67.24% -4.33%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Derbyshire region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +4 7 £470 +44.61% 1
Chesterfield +1 1 £250 -27.53% 2
Firewall
East Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 12 (54.55%) Cisco
2 9 (40.91%) LAN
3 7 (31.82%) Windows
3 7 (31.82%) CheckPoint
3 7 (31.82%) Manufacturing
3 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
4 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
5 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
5 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (22.73%) Intel Security
5 5 (22.73%) WAN
5 5 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (18.18%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (18.18%) Lumension
6 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (18.18%) CCNP
6 4 (18.18%) Finance
6 4 (18.18%) Blue Coat
7 3 (13.64%) Migration
7 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (13.64%) CCNA
7 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
7 3 (13.64%) Juniper
7 3 (13.64%) MPLS
7 3 (13.64%) DHCP
7 3 (13.64%) DNS
7 3 (13.64%) Logistics
7 3 (13.64%) VLAN
7 3 (13.64%) Fortinet
8 2 (9.09%) Network Design

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) LAN
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (22.73%) WAN
3 3 (13.64%) DHCP
3 3 (13.64%) DNS
3 3 (13.64%) MPLS
3 3 (13.64%) VLAN
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (9.09%) SNMP
4 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 2 (9.09%) Wireless
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
5 1 (4.55%) IPsec
5 1 (4.55%) Network Security
5 1 (4.55%) OSPF
5 1 (4.55%) SSL
5 1 (4.55%) VPN
5 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
1 1 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (31.82%) Manufacturing
2 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
3 4 (18.18%) Finance
4 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) Principal Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Network Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Network Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Network Project Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Junior
4 2 (9.09%) Junior Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Network Support
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) FMCG
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.09%) Unix
4 1 (4.55%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) Logistics
1 3 (13.64%) Migration
1 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (9.09%) ITIL
2 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
2 2 (9.09%) Network Design
2 2 (9.09%) TOGAF
3 1 (4.55%) Coaching
3 1 (4.55%) Defect Management
3 1 (4.55%) DevOps
3 1 (4.55%) High Availability
3 1 (4.55%) Information Assurance
3 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
3 1 (4.55%) Matrix Management
3 1 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (18.18%) CCNP
5 3 (13.64%) CCNA
6 2 (9.09%) CCDP
6 2 (9.09%) CCIE
7 1 (4.55%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (9.09%) FortiGate
2 2 (9.09%) SCCM
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (4.55%) Nessus
3 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Cisco
2 7 (31.82%) CheckPoint
3 5 (22.73%) Intel Security
4 4 (18.18%) Blue Coat
4 4 (18.18%) Lumension
5 3 (13.64%) Fortinet
5 3 (13.64%) Juniper
6 1 (4.55%) Citrix
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.55%) SonicWALL