The first table below looks at the demand for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Fareham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 24 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 Fareham 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank - - 15
Contract jobs citing Firewall 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fareham - - 2.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -27.58%
Communications & Networking Category
Fareham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
5 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fareham 12.82% 12.50% 12.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £255 - £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £17.00 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.50% +6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -18.18%
Firewall
Hampshire

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Fareham

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Fareham

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Fareham

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Fareham

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Fareham

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Fareham

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Fareham 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 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) DNS
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) DHCP
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
3 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
4 6 (66.67%) SCCM
4 6 (66.67%) SCOM
4 6 (66.67%) DV Cleared
4 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
4 6 (66.67%) VMware ESX
4 6 (66.67%) NetBackup
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (66.67%) Symantec
4 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
4 6 (66.67%) SLA
4 6 (66.67%) ITIL
4 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (66.67%) HP
4 6 (66.67%) Citrix
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (66.67%) XenApp
4 6 (66.67%) HP SIM
4 6 (66.67%) vCloud
4 6 (66.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (22.22%) SAN
5 2 (22.22%) Network Management
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Fareham 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%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) DHCP
1 8 (88.89%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (88.89%) Administrator
2 6 (66.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) IT Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 6 (66.67%) XenApp
2 6 (66.67%) vCloud
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) NetBackup
1 6 (66.67%) SCCM
1 6 (66.67%) SCOM
1 6 (66.67%) HP SIM
1 6 (66.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Symantec
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) HP
2 6 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco