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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 17 19 28
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Contract jobs citing Firewall 10 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 7.04% 3.43% 2.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.39% 13.21% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 1
Median daily rate £450 £388 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +15.67%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £364 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.46% +6.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £30.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-24.16% +57.89%
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
61 53 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 42.96% 25.98% 28.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 30 10
Median daily rate £375 £323 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% +21.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +177.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

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 2 May 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 (43.75%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (37.50%) HP
2 6 (37.50%) Service Delivery
2 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
3 5 (31.25%) Linux
3 5 (31.25%) Client/Server
3 5 (31.25%) NHS
4 4 (25.00%) Windows
4 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (25.00%) XenApp
4 4 (25.00%) VMware
4 4 (25.00%) Palo Alto
5 3 (18.75%) vSphere
5 3 (18.75%) XenDesktop
5 3 (18.75%) QA
5 3 (18.75%) MCITP
5 3 (18.75%) Unix
5 3 (18.75%) Citrix
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (18.75%) VPN
5 3 (18.75%) NetApp
5 3 (18.75%) Project Management
5 3 (18.75%) MPLS
5 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
6 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
6 2 (12.50%) BGP
6 2 (12.50%) RSVP

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 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) MPLS
1 3 (18.75%) VPN
2 2 (12.50%) BGP
2 2 (12.50%) HSRP
2 2 (12.50%) LAN
2 2 (12.50%) RSVP
2 2 (12.50%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) SNMP
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) VRRP
2 2 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
3 1 (6.25%) NAS
3 1 (6.25%) VoIP
3 1 (6.25%) Wireless
3 1 (6.25%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Hive
2 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Architect
2 4 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Design Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) IP Design Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) IP Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior IT Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) ArcSight Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) LAN Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) 802.1X
1 1 (6.25%) Regular Expression
1 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 5 (31.25%) Client/Server
2 5 (31.25%) NHS
3 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (6.25%) EMC VNX
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (6.25%) New Media
4 1 (6.25%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) Unix
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.25%) Debian
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Service Delivery
2 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (12.50%) Network Management
3 2 (12.50%) Security Hardening
3 2 (12.50%) SIEM
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (6.25%) Information Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security
4 1 (6.25%) Network Design
4 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.25%) SEO
4 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C
1 2 (12.50%) Python
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) Perl
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) MCITP
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (12.50%) CCIE
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (12.50%) CISSP
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (25.00%) XenApp
3 3 (18.75%) vSphere
3 3 (18.75%) XenDesktop
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) ArcSight ESM
1 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
1 1 (6.25%) HP SIM
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) HP
3 4 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 4 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (18.75%) Citrix
4 3 (18.75%) NetApp
5 2 (12.50%) F5
5 2 (12.50%) Huawei
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.25%) ArcSight
6 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
6 1 (6.25%) Dell
6 1 (6.25%) Ericsson
6 1 (6.25%) Hortonworks
6 1 (6.25%) Juniper
6 1 (6.25%) Symantec
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