The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hammersmith region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 8 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing Firewall 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 10.71% 5.00% 8.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 25.00% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£438 £385 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.01 £20.25 £22.75
% change year-on-year
+8.70% -10.98%
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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 Hammersmith region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hammersmith
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 53.57% 20.00% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Average daily rate £400 £385 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% -9.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Hammersmith

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Hammersmith

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hammersmith 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 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Juniper
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (60.00%) OSPF
2 3 (60.00%) BGP
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) TACACS
3 2 (40.00%) NetScreen
3 2 (40.00%) Games
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) IPsec
3 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (20.00%) Infoblox
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hammersmith 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
1 3 (60.00%) OSPF
1 3 (60.00%) BGP
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) TACACS
2 2 (40.00%) NetScreen
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
2 2 (40.00%) IPsec
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
General
1 2 (40.00%) Games
2 1 (20.00%) Online Betting
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Online Games
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (20.00%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Operations Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) CCIE
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (20.00%) RANCID
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Infoblox
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) HP