The table below looks at the statistics for FWSM skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FWSM 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
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank 91 - 90
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing FWSM 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.12% - 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.18% - 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate
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£440 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £424 - £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 - £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.00
FWSM
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
169 174 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.54% 12.01% 15.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 80 118
Average daily rate £325 £350 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £463 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 24 11
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +55.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.94 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.50 £24.00 £19.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

FWSM
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

FWSM Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

FWSM
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

FWSM Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

FWSM
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

FWSM Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

FWSM
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FWSM within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Northamptonshire - 2 £440 -
FWSM
England

FWSM
Top 5 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing FWSM 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 FWSM.

1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre

FWSM
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing FWSM 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 FWSM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification