The first table below looks at the demand for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Docklands, London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank - 26 -
Contract jobs citing Firewall 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London - 0.70% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £318 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.23% -9.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.43% -30.83%
Communications & Networking Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17 24 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 10.56% 16.78% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 20
Average daily rate £520 £425 £510
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.35% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £33.75 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
Firewall
London

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Firewall
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) AlgoSec
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) CCIE
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Riverbed
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) ArcSight
3 1 (33.33%) CCSP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) CCSE
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Cyber-Ark

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall Specialist
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) CCSP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCSE
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) AlgoSec
2 1 (33.33%) Riverbed
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) ArcSight
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber-Ark