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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 10 20 25
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Contract jobs citing Firewall 6 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 6.67% 4.40% 2.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.08% 15.91% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Median daily rate £400 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.25 £23.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +23.68%
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
26 44 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 28.89% 27.67% 20.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 24 6
Median daily rate £400 £388 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Median hourly rate £23.00 £12.45 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.81% -7.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +38.88%

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 24 June 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 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 8 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 7 (50.00%) HP
2 7 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (42.86%) NHS
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) Linux
3 6 (42.86%) Client/Server
4 5 (35.71%) Palo Alto
4 5 (35.71%) XenApp
5 4 (28.57%) vSphere
5 4 (28.57%) VMware
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco
6 3 (21.43%) Unix
6 3 (21.43%) Project Management
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
6 3 (21.43%) DNS
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 3 (21.43%) DHCP
6 3 (21.43%) Citrix
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (21.43%) SAN
6 3 (21.43%) NetApp
6 3 (21.43%) Virtual Team
6 3 (21.43%) QA
6 3 (21.43%) MCITP

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 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DHCP
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
1 3 (21.43%) SAN
1 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) Ethernet
3 1 (7.14%) DMZ
3 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (7.14%) IPsec
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) MPLS
3 1 (7.14%) NAS
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security
3 1 (7.14%) VLAN
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Hive
3 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (7.14%) Games
1 1 (7.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Architect
2 4 (28.57%) IT Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Senior IT Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) ArcSight Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) NoSQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) PHP Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Python Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) 802.1X
1 1 (7.14%) Regular Expression
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 6 (42.86%) Client/Server
2 6 (42.86%) NHS
3 3 (21.43%) Virtual Team
4 2 (14.29%) EMC VNX
4 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (7.14%) New Media
5 1 (7.14%) PKI
5 1 (7.14%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Unix
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.14%) Debian
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (14.29%) SIEM
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Change Control
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Management
4 1 (7.14%) MapReduce
4 1 (7.14%) Matrix Management
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.14%) Project Governance
4 1 (7.14%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (7.14%) Security Hardening
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
4 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 2 (14.29%) Python
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
1 2 (14.29%) VBScript
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
2 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) MCITP
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (14.29%) CISSP
3 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) XenApp
3 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (28.57%) vSphere
4 3 (21.43%) XenDesktop
5 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) HP SIM
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (7.14%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.14%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) HP
2 5 (35.71%) Palo Alto
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) Citrix
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) NetApp
5 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 2 (14.29%) Dell
6 1 (7.14%) ArcSight
6 1 (7.14%) Hortonworks
6 1 (7.14%) Juniper
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle
6 1 (7.14%) Symantec