The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 39 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing Firewall 13 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.10% 2.94% 3.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 17.86% 22.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 9
Median daily rate £160 £225 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £134 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £400 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
- +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £72.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -15.09%
Firewall
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
65 84 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 15.48% 16.44% 17.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 45 37
Median daily rate £275 £375 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +22.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £190 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 16
Median hourly rate £19.00 £42.50 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.29% +109.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £27.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £44.15 £146.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Firewall
Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Firewall Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Firewall
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucester +4 5 £140 - 1
Cheltenham -1 3 £550 +400.00% 2
Cirencester - 1 - -
Tewkesbury - 1 £180 -
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 17 (62.96%) Security Cleared
2 16 (59.26%) Windows
3 14 (51.85%) SC Cleared
4 12 (44.44%) Windows Server
5 10 (37.04%) VMware
6 9 (33.33%) Cisco
6 9 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (25.93%) VPN
7 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (22.22%) Juniper
8 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 6 (22.22%) CCNP
8 6 (22.22%) CCNA
9 5 (18.52%) LAN
9 5 (18.52%) WAN
9 5 (18.52%) DHCP
9 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
9 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (14.81%) Change Management
10 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
10 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
11 3 (11.11%) SQL
11 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
11 3 (11.11%) Migration
11 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
11 3 (11.11%) F5
11 3 (11.11%) Office 365
11 3 (11.11%) SCCM
11 3 (11.11%) SCOM

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (7.41%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) VPN
2 5 (18.52%) DHCP
2 5 (18.52%) LAN
2 5 (18.52%) WAN
3 2 (7.41%) DNS
3 2 (7.41%) Skype
3 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.41%) Wireless
4 1 (3.70%) BGP
4 1 (3.70%) EIGRP
4 1 (3.70%) HSRP
4 1 (3.70%) Internet
4 1 (3.70%) IPsec
4 1 (3.70%) MPLS
4 1 (3.70%) SAN
4 1 (3.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) GIS
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (7.41%) Military
1 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Network Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Desktop Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Desktop Support
3 5 (18.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Network Support
4 4 (14.81%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Build Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Exchange Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Exchange Migration Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) IT Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) IT Support
6 2 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Migration Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Office 365 Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 2 (7.41%) Linux
6 2 (7.41%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) Change Management
2 3 (11.11%) Migration
3 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL
3 2 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (7.41%) Network Design
3 2 (7.41%) Network Optimisation
3 2 (7.41%) Network Planning
3 2 (7.41%) Service Management
4 1 (3.70%) Change Control
4 1 (3.70%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (3.70%) Fault Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.70%) Process Improvement
4 1 (3.70%) SIEM
4 1 (3.70%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.70%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) C++
3 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) Security Cleared
2 14 (51.85%) SC Cleared
3 9 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (22.22%) CCNA
4 6 (22.22%) CCNP
5 2 (7.41%) CCDA
5 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
1 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.41%) ProxySG
4 1 (3.70%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.70%) vSphere
4 1 (3.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) SCCM
1 3 (11.11%) SCOM
2 2 (7.41%) Netcool
2 2 (7.41%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (3.70%) AirWatch
3 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) VMware
2 9 (33.33%) Cisco
3 6 (22.22%) Juniper
3 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.11%) F5
5 2 (7.41%) Blue Coat
5 2 (7.41%) Citrix
5 2 (7.41%) TippingPoint
6 1 (3.70%) CommVault
6 1 (3.70%) Dell
6 1 (3.70%) EMC
6 1 (3.70%) HP
6 1 (3.70%) IBM
6 1 (3.70%) Meru Networks
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