The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 19 14 33
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +19
Contract jobs citing Firewall 8 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 4.85% 6.72% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.00% 34.78% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 1
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£550 £475 £485
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -2.06%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.01 £20.25 £22.75
% change year-on-year
+8.70% -10.98%
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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 Docklands, London region.

Communications & Networking Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20 23 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 12.12% 19.33% 9.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 21
Average daily rate £435 £525 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +23.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) UNIX
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Solaris
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
4 2 (22.22%) MEAP
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Network Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Wireless
4 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Blue Coat
4 2 (22.22%) ProxySG
4 2 (22.22%) Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (22.22%) SAN
4 2 (22.22%) CA
4 2 (22.22%) Middleware
4 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 2 (22.22%) VoIP
4 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) SaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Wireless
1 2 (22.22%) VoIP
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) MPLS
2 1 (11.11%) OSPF
2 1 (11.11%) BGP
2 1 (11.11%) EIGRP
2 1 (11.11%) TACACS
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) SSL
2 1 (11.11%) LDAP
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) IPsec
2 1 (11.11%) BIG-IP
2 1 (11.11%) VLAN
2 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 1 (11.11%) ClearQuest
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
1 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Network Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) WebLogic Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Database Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware
1 2 (22.22%) MEAP
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Flex
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) JSP
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) UNIX
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Solaris
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (11.11%) Android
4 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Network Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Network Management
3 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (11.11%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) VB
2 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
2 1 (11.11%) VB6
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) PMP
2 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) ProxySG
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (11.11%) Control-M
1 1 (11.11%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (11.11%) BladeLogic
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 2 (22.22%) Blue Coat
3 2 (22.22%) CA
4 1 (11.11%) Nokia
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (11.11%) Riverbed
4 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
4 1 (11.11%) F5
4 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (11.11%) Symantec
4 1 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Nortel
4 1 (11.11%) Avaya
4 1 (11.11%) BEA