The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 38 39 37
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing Firewall 3 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.08% 3.21% 2.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.34% 21.82% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 4
Median daily rate £375 £338 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +35.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £325 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £415 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £22.01 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+30.60% +10.06%
Firewall
South East

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 Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
29 55 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 10.43% 14.71% 12.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 33 19
Median daily rate £375 £330 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +32.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £325 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £360 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £15.50 £21.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.19% +40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+39.37% +7.62%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Sussex region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

Firewall
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Brighton +5 2 £300 -9.43% 1
Lewes +1 1 £413 +3.12%
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (20.00%) SNMP
3 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) DMZ
2 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (20.00%) IPsec
2 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (20.00%) Junos
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) MRTG
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) SNMP
2 1 (20.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (20.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Project Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) PKI
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (20.00%) Information Security
1 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Network Management
1 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (20.00%) Security Management
1 1 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (20.00%) Service Management
1 1 (20.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (20.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (20.00%) VMware