The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had Firewall Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall Engineer
Rank 123 127 145
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.044% 0.12% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.12% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £308 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.42%
Firewall Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2151 2461 2776
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.30% 94.91% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1220 1430 1771
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 261 191
Median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £16.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +10.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.75 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Firewall Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the East of England region that featured Firewall Engineer in the job title.

Firewall Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Firewall Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Firewall Engineer across the East of England region.

Firewall Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Firewall Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Firewall Engineer across the East of England region.

Firewall Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Firewall Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Suffolk - 1 - -
Firewall Engineer
England

Firewall Engineer Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, Firewall Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region featuring Firewall Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Palo Alto
3 3 (50.00%) Office 365
3 3 (50.00%) Patch Management
3 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (50.00%) Information Security
3 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Juniper
3 3 (50.00%) EMV
3 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (33.33%) Intel Security
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security
5 1 (16.67%) SLA

Firewall Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
1 3 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Palo Alto
2 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (33.33%) Intel Security
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