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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 18 23 32
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Contract jobs citing Firewall 10 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 5.05% 6.06% 2.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.78% 36.84% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 3
Median daily rate £525 £400 £208
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% +92.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.25 £23.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +27.02%
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 38 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 18.18% 16.45% 10.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 25 14
Median daily rate £288 £333 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.53% -10.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £451 £561
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £12.50 £40.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.75% +185.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.35% +40.72%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +8 6 £525 +23.52% 2
Chesterfield 0 3 £275 -9.09% 1
Firewall
East Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 11 (64.71%) Cisco
2 9 (52.94%) CheckPoint
3 8 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (47.06%) Windows
4 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (35.29%) LAN
5 6 (35.29%) WAN
5 6 (35.29%) CCNP
5 6 (35.29%) Manufacturing
6 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
7 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
7 4 (23.53%) CCNA
7 4 (23.53%) Intel Security
7 4 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (17.65%) Lumension
8 3 (17.65%) MPLS
8 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
8 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
8 3 (17.65%) DNS
8 3 (17.65%) DHCP
8 3 (17.65%) Linux
8 3 (17.65%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (17.65%) Network Design
8 3 (17.65%) Logistics
9 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
9 2 (11.76%) VMware
9 2 (11.76%) Migration
9 2 (11.76%) SCCM

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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (35.29%) LAN
2 6 (35.29%) WAN
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (17.65%) DHCP
4 3 (17.65%) DNS
4 3 (17.65%) MPLS
4 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (11.76%) IPsec
5 2 (11.76%) Network Security
5 2 (11.76%) OSPF
5 2 (11.76%) SNMP
5 2 (11.76%) SSL
5 2 (11.76%) VPN
5 2 (11.76%) Wireless
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (5.88%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (5.88%) VLAN
6 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
General
1 6 (35.29%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Network Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Principal Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Junior
3 2 (11.76%) Junior Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Network Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Junior Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Network Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Project Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Security Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
1 2 (11.76%) FMCG
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.76%) Unix
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Logistics
1 3 (17.65%) Network Design
1 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (11.76%) Coaching
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
2 2 (11.76%) Migration
2 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
3 1 (5.88%) Defect Management
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (5.88%) Information Assurance
3 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (35.29%) CCNP
3 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
4 4 (23.53%) CCNA
4 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
5 2 (11.76%) CCIE
6 1 (5.88%) CCDP
6 1 (5.88%) CCSE
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (11.76%) FortiGate
2 2 (11.76%) SCCM
3 1 (5.88%) Nessus
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Cisco
2 9 (52.94%) CheckPoint
3 4 (23.53%) Intel Security
4 3 (17.65%) Lumension
5 2 (11.76%) Fortinet
5 2 (11.76%) Juniper
5 2 (11.76%) VMware
6 1 (5.88%) Citrix
6 1 (5.88%) F5
6 1 (5.88%) SonicWALL