The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 32 37 44
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Contract jobs citing Firewall 114 109 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 6.11% 4.93% 3.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.92% 25.89% 15.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 60 49
Median daily rate £400 £391 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.23% +4.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £503 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £351
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Median hourly rate - £16.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -59.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.73 £21.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-1.28% -18.44%
Firewall
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
381 421 488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 20.41% 19.03% 23.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 237 272
Median daily rate £360 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 46 27
Median hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.68 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.29 £47.83 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Firewall
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +19 19 £400 +6.66%
Portsmouth -1 10 £425 - 2
Winchester -15 7 £353 -11.87% 2
Gosport +21 5 £378 -28.09%
Basingstoke +1 5 £600 +7.62% 3
Hook -2 4 £325 -
Fareham - 2 £500 -
Farnborough +1 1 - -
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 125 (59.52%) Cisco
2 87 (41.43%) CheckPoint
3 80 (38.10%) Security Cleared
4 73 (34.76%) SC Cleared
5 68 (32.38%) Linux
6 65 (30.95%) Network Security
7 64 (30.48%) LAN
7 64 (30.48%) Cisco Certification
8 61 (29.05%) WAN
9 60 (28.57%) VMware
10 57 (27.14%) Cisco ASA
11 51 (24.29%) CCNP
12 50 (23.81%) Windows
13 44 (20.95%) Microsoft
13 44 (20.95%) Wireless
14 41 (19.52%) Data Centre
15 38 (18.10%) Palo Alto
15 38 (18.10%) F5
15 38 (18.10%) CCNA
16 37 (17.62%) SQL
17 35 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 34 (16.19%) VMware Infrastructure
18 34 (16.19%) DNS
19 32 (15.24%) Red Hat
20 30 (14.29%) VoIP
21 29 (13.81%) SSL
22 26 (12.38%) ITIL
22 26 (12.38%) Citrix
23 25 (11.90%) SQL Server
23 25 (11.90%) Perl

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 15 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 14 (6.67%) JBoss
3 7 (3.33%) Apache
4 4 (1.90%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.43%) IBM Domino
5 3 (1.43%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.95%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (0.95%) IIS
7 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.48%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.48%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.90%) MS Office
2 4 (1.90%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.33%) SAP hybris
2 3 (1.43%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.48%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.71%) IaaS
1 12 (5.71%) SaaS
2 9 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.95%) Office 365
5 1 (0.48%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.48%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.48%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 65 (30.95%) Network Security
2 64 (30.48%) LAN
3 61 (29.05%) WAN
4 57 (27.14%) Cisco ASA
5 44 (20.95%) Wireless
6 34 (16.19%) DNS
7 30 (14.29%) VoIP
8 29 (13.81%) SSL
9 25 (11.90%) NetScaler
10 19 (9.05%) IP Telephony
10 19 (9.05%) SNMP
11 17 (8.10%) Cisco Nexus
11 17 (8.10%) IPv6
12 15 (7.14%) DHCP
12 15 (7.14%) TCP/IP
13 14 (6.67%) BGP
13 14 (6.67%) Internet
14 13 (6.19%) MPLS
14 13 (6.19%) OSPF
14 13 (6.19%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.90%) PostgreSQL
1 25 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.86%) MySQL
2 6 (2.86%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.43%) DB2
4 3 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.95%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.95%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 7 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
1 7 (3.33%) TeamCity
1 7 (3.33%) Visual Studio
2 6 (2.86%) Artifactory
2 6 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (2.86%) Gradle
2 6 (2.86%) Maven
2 6 (2.86%) TortoiseSVN
3 5 (2.38%) JIRA
4 2 (0.95%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.48%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.48%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 22 (10.48%) Finance
2 15 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.29%) Marketing
4 4 (1.90%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.43%) Local Government
5 3 (1.43%) Military
6 2 (0.95%) Banking
6 2 (0.95%) Billing
6 2 (0.95%) Electronics
7 1 (0.48%) Retail
Job Titles
1 94 (44.76%) Network Engineer
2 34 (16.19%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 24 (11.43%) Network Security Engineer
3 24 (11.43%) Security Engineer
4 20 (9.52%) Architect
5 14 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 14 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 14 (6.67%) Firewall Engineer
5 14 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 13 (6.19%) Consultant
7 12 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
8 10 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 9 (4.29%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 8 (3.81%) Applications Support
11 7 (3.33%) Linux Support
11 7 (3.33%) Network Support
11 7 (3.33%) Network Support Engineer
11 7 (3.33%) SAP Architect
12 6 (2.86%) Business Process Architect
12 6 (2.86%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
2 12 (5.71%) LAPP Stack
3 11 (5.24%) Regular Expression
4 8 (3.81%) Web Services
5 7 (3.33%) 802.1X
6 5 (2.38%) Middleware
7 3 (1.43%) LAMP
7 3 (1.43%) XML
8 2 (0.95%) Apache Camel
8 2 (0.95%) JDBC
8 2 (0.95%) JMS
8 2 (0.95%) OSGi
8 2 (0.95%) ZeroMQ
9 1 (0.48%) CSS
9 1 (0.48%) REST
9 1 (0.48%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 41 (19.52%) Data Centre
2 13 (6.19%) Smart Meter
3 10 (4.76%) Clustering
4 9 (4.29%) Driving Licence
5 8 (3.81%) Cryptography
5 8 (3.81%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.81%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.81%) PKI
6 5 (2.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (1.90%) VCE vBlock
8 3 (1.43%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.43%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.48%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.48%) iSeries
9 1 (0.48%) Life Science
9 1 (0.48%) RIA
9 1 (0.48%) Smart Energy
9 1 (0.48%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 68 (32.38%) Linux
2 50 (23.81%) Windows
3 35 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (11.90%) Windows Server
5 14 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (6.19%) AIX
7 9 (4.29%) Unix
8 8 (3.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (2.38%) CentOS
10 2 (0.95%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.48%) VMS
11 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (12.38%) ITIL
2 22 (10.48%) DevOps
3 18 (8.57%) Kalman Filter
3 18 (8.57%) Network Design
4 16 (7.62%) Load Balancing
5 15 (7.14%) Email Filtering
5 15 (7.14%) Web Filtering
6 11 (5.24%) Change Management
7 10 (4.76%) Information Security
7 10 (4.76%) Security Patching
7 10 (4.76%) Service Management
8 9 (4.29%) Configuration Management
8 9 (4.29%) Fault Management
8 9 (4.29%) Incident Management
8 9 (4.29%) ITSM
8 9 (4.29%) TOGAF
8 9 (4.29%) Vulnerability Management
9 8 (3.81%) SIEM
10 7 (3.33%) Business Transformation
10 7 (3.33%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (17.62%) SQL
2 25 (11.90%) Perl
3 16 (7.62%) Java
4 14 (6.67%) PowerShell
5 13 (6.19%) Bash Shell
6 8 (3.81%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.90%) Python
8 3 (1.43%) PHP
9 2 (0.95%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.48%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.48%) Jython
10 1 (0.48%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 80 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 73 (34.76%) SC Cleared
3 64 (30.48%) Cisco Certification
4 51 (24.29%) CCNP
5 38 (18.10%) CCNA
6 6 (2.86%) CCDP
6 6 (2.86%) CCSE
7 5 (2.38%) CCSA
7 5 (2.38%) Degree
7 5 (2.38%) DV Cleared
8 4 (1.90%) MCSE
8 4 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.43%) CCIE
10 2 (0.95%) CESG Certified Professional
11 1 (0.48%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.48%) CCDA
11 1 (0.48%) CLAS
11 1 (0.48%) MCITP
11 1 (0.48%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (4.76%) PCI DSS
3 9 (4.29%) SLA
4 6 (2.86%) JSP 440
5 3 (1.43%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (1.43%) PA-DSS
6 1 (0.48%) QA
6 1 (0.48%) RMADS
System Software
1 34 (16.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (10.48%) Active Directory
3 14 (6.67%) XenServer
4 10 (4.76%) Hyper-V
5 9 (4.29%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (4.29%) XenDesktop
6 8 (3.81%) VMware ESX
6 8 (3.81%) vSphere
7 5 (2.38%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.48%) Firmware
9 1 (0.48%) NFS
9 1 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (10.00%) FortiGate
2 13 (6.19%) Puppet
3 11 (5.24%) WSUS
4 7 (3.33%) Cisco Prime
4 7 (3.33%) SCCM
5 6 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (2.86%) SCOM
5 6 (2.86%) WhatsUp Gold
6 5 (2.38%) Backup Exec
6 5 (2.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 4 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (1.43%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.95%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.48%) BladeLogic
10 1 (0.48%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 1 (0.48%) Nagios
10 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (0.48%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.48%) SELinux
10 1 (0.48%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 125 (59.52%) Cisco
2 87 (41.43%) CheckPoint
3 60 (28.57%) VMware
4 44 (20.95%) Microsoft
5 38 (18.10%) F5
5 38 (18.10%) Palo Alto
6 32 (15.24%) Red Hat
7 26 (12.38%) Citrix
8 24 (11.43%) Juniper
9 20 (9.52%) Oracle
10 15 (7.14%) Dell
11 13 (6.19%) Extreme Networks
11 13 (6.19%) Intel Security
12 10 (4.76%) AlgoSec
12 10 (4.76%) Tufin
13 9 (4.29%) HP
13 9 (4.29%) SAP
14 7 (3.33%) hybris
15 6 (2.86%) Acronis
15 6 (2.86%) Splunk
Hampshire
Icore Tech
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
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Rate: From £350 to £374 per day
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Winchester
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
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