The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford 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 13 18 19
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs citing Firewall 5 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 5.43% 3.79% 3.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.13% 15.63% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Median daily rate £406 £349 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.48% -8.82%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £22.01 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+30.60% +10.06%
Firewall
Surrey

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

Communications & Networking Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
31 32 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 33.70% 24.24% 16.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 8
Median daily rate £363 £375 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -1.96%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 £12.45 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.81% -
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 Guildford

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

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 Guildford region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
2 6 (40.00%) Client/Server
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) HP
2 6 (40.00%) NHS
2 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (33.33%) XenApp
4 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
4 4 (26.67%) Palo Alto
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco
5 3 (20.00%) VMware
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (20.00%) SAN
5 3 (20.00%) NetApp
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) Unix
5 3 (20.00%) C
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (20.00%) DNS
5 3 (20.00%) Citrix
5 3 (20.00%) DHCP
5 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (20.00%) MCITP
5 3 (20.00%) QA
5 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) IaaS
2 1 (6.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DHCP
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
1 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
2 2 (13.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (13.33%) IPsec
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) Network Security
2 2 (13.33%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (6.67%) FWSM
3 1 (6.67%) OpenScape
3 1 (6.67%) SSL
3 1 (6.67%) VLAN
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (13.33%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) IT Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Azure Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Cloud Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior IT Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) NoSQL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Python Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) 802.1X
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
2 6 (40.00%) Client/Server
2 6 (40.00%) NHS
3 3 (20.00%) Virtual Team
4 2 (13.33%) EMC VNX
5 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (6.67%) PKI
5 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Unix
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (13.33%) Service Management
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Change Control
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security Management
4 1 (6.67%) Project Governance
4 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
4 1 (6.67%) Security Management
4 1 (6.67%) SEO
4 1 (6.67%) SIEM
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (20.00%) C
3 2 (13.33%) VBScript
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) MCITP
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) CISSP
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) XenApp
3 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (20.00%) vSphere
3 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) HP SIM
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Cacti
2 1 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) HP
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco
2 4 (26.67%) Palo Alto
3 3 (20.00%) Citrix
3 3 (20.00%) NetApp
3 3 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (13.33%) Dell
5 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle
5 1 (6.67%) Polycom
5 1 (6.67%) Siemens