The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Greenwich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 3 - 4
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Firewall 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Greenwich 22.22% - 9.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 66.67% - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£384 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.88 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.99% -7.22%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Greenwich region.

Communications & Networking Category
Greenwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Greenwich 33.33% - 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Average daily rate £387 - £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.20% -2.00%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Greenwich

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Greenwich

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Greenwich

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Greenwich

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Greenwich

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Greenwich 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) MOM
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) Websense
2 2 (50.00%) MIMEsweeper
2 2 (50.00%) SCOM
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) NAS
2 2 (50.00%) Lync
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (25.00%) Qualys
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (25.00%) CISA
3 1 (25.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (25.00%) AppSense
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Altiris
3 1 (25.00%) MCITP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Greenwich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Greenwich 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 (50.00%) Lync
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (25.00%) InstallShield
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Messaging Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior IT Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (25.00%) Security Management
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISA
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) MOM
1 2 (50.00%) MIMEsweeper
1 2 (50.00%) SCOM
1 2 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) Websense
3 1 (25.00%) Qualys
3 1 (25.00%) AppSense
3 1 (25.00%) Altiris
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix