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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 28 38 49
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +11
Contract jobs citing Firewall 115 100 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 5.71% 4.67% 3.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.23% 27.86% 18.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 63 42
Median daily rate £400 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £307 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 7
Median hourly rate £36.00 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £20.10 £20.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £29.70 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.75 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+25.96% +44.44%
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
495 359 413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 24.59% 16.76% 20.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 213 210
Median daily rate £375 £388 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +13.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 25 27
Median hourly rate £38.50 £36.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.20% +3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £12.75 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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 29 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Firewall Hourly Rate Histogram 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 29 May 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
Portsmouth +9 18 £656 - 3
Winchester 0 17 £430 +5.84%
Southampton +17 14 £375 +3.44% 4
Havant +4 9 £369 -16.66% 2
Basingstoke -13 8 £300 -23.07% 4
Farnborough +5 5 £335 +187.74% 3
Fareham -1 3 £375 -31.81% 3
Hook -7 2 £475 +27.51%
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 140 (52.83%) Cisco
2 112 (42.26%) Security Cleared
3 90 (33.96%) SC Cleared
4 80 (30.19%) CheckPoint
5 77 (29.06%) Cisco Certification
5 77 (29.06%) LAN
6 73 (27.55%) WAN
7 65 (24.53%) VMware
8 60 (22.64%) Windows
8 60 (22.64%) Linux
9 58 (21.89%) DNS
10 57 (21.51%) Cisco ASA
11 49 (18.49%) ITIL
12 46 (17.36%) Data Centre
13 45 (16.98%) SSL
13 45 (16.98%) Wireless
14 44 (16.60%) Network Security
15 41 (15.47%) Microsoft
15 41 (15.47%) CCNA
16 40 (15.09%) VPN
17 38 (14.34%) SQL
18 37 (13.96%) CCNP
18 37 (13.96%) VMware Infrastructure
19 36 (13.58%) Juniper
19 36 (13.58%) VoIP
20 35 (13.21%) TCP/IP
20 35 (13.21%) Active Directory
21 32 (12.08%) DHCP
22 30 (11.32%) Internet
22 30 (11.32%) MPLS

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 11 (4.15%) JBoss
2 9 (3.40%) IIS
3 8 (3.02%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.13%) Apache
4 3 (1.13%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.13%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.75%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.75%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.75%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (4.91%) MS Office
2 10 (3.77%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.75%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.38%) MS Project
5 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (3.77%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.53%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.40%) Office 365
3 8 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (2.26%) IaaS
4 6 (2.26%) PaaS
5 5 (1.89%) SaaS
6 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.38%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 77 (29.06%) LAN
2 73 (27.55%) WAN
3 58 (21.89%) DNS
4 57 (21.51%) Cisco ASA
5 45 (16.98%) SSL
5 45 (16.98%) Wireless
6 44 (16.60%) Network Security
7 40 (15.09%) VPN
8 36 (13.58%) VoIP
9 35 (13.21%) TCP/IP
10 32 (12.08%) DHCP
11 30 (11.32%) Internet
11 30 (11.32%) MPLS
12 26 (9.81%) NetScaler
13 25 (9.43%) BGP
14 24 (9.06%) FTP
15 22 (8.30%) Reverse Proxy
16 20 (7.55%) HTTP
17 18 (6.79%) IPv6
18 17 (6.42%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.17%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (2.64%) Oracle BI EE
3 7 (2.64%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.51%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (1.51%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.13%) MySQL
7 2 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.75%) GIS
7 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.38%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (2.64%) Artifactory
1 7 (2.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 7 (2.64%) Gradle
1 7 (2.64%) Maven
1 7 (2.64%) TortoiseSVN
2 4 (1.51%) MSI
2 4 (1.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.75%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.75%) Wise Package Studio
4 1 (0.38%) JIRA
4 1 (0.38%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (7.92%) Finance
2 20 (7.55%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.02%) Publishing
4 7 (2.64%) Billing
5 4 (1.51%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.51%) Military
6 3 (1.13%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.13%) Electronics
6 3 (1.13%) Marketing
7 2 (0.75%) Local Government
8 1 (0.38%) Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 99 (37.36%) Network Engineer
2 32 (12.08%) Architect
3 28 (10.57%) Consultant
4 27 (10.19%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 21 (7.92%) Firewall Engineer
6 19 (7.17%) Analyst
7 18 (6.79%) Security Engineer
8 17 (6.42%) Network Security Engineer
9 16 (6.04%) Cisco Engineer
10 15 (5.66%) Support Engineer
11 14 (5.28%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 13 (4.91%) Network Architect
12 13 (4.91%) Web Analyst
13 12 (4.53%) Infrastructure Architect
14 11 (4.15%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
14 11 (4.15%) Security Architect
14 11 (4.15%) Security Consultant
15 10 (3.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 10 (3.77%) Infrastructure Specialist
16 9 (3.40%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.91%) Web Services
2 9 (3.40%) Regular Expression
3 6 (2.26%) ActiveMQ
4 5 (1.89%) .NET
4 5 (1.89%) 802.1X
5 3 (1.13%) LAPP Stack
5 3 (1.13%) XML
6 2 (0.75%) Apache Camel
6 2 (0.75%) CGI
6 2 (0.75%) JDBC
6 2 (0.75%) JMS
6 2 (0.75%) OSGi
6 2 (0.75%) REST
6 2 (0.75%) ZeroMQ
7 1 (0.38%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.38%) CSS
7 1 (0.38%) Middleware
7 1 (0.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 46 (17.36%) Data Centre
2 18 (6.79%) PKI
3 14 (5.28%) Clustering
4 13 (4.91%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (4.91%) Management Information System
5 11 (4.15%) Cryptography
5 11 (4.15%) Driving Licence
6 8 (3.02%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (2.26%) CMDB
7 6 (2.26%) Private Cloud
7 6 (2.26%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.51%) AS400
8 4 (1.51%) IBM Mainframe
8 4 (1.51%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.51%) Security Operations Centre
9 3 (1.13%) DataPower
9 3 (1.13%) Smart Meter
9 3 (1.13%) VCE vBlock
10 2 (0.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (0.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 60 (22.64%) Linux
1 60 (22.64%) Windows
2 23 (8.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (5.66%) Unix
4 14 (5.28%) AIX
5 12 (4.53%) Windows Server
6 11 (4.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (3.40%) Windows 8
7 9 (3.40%) Windows XP
8 7 (2.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.89%) CentOS
9 5 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.51%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.75%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.75%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.38%) Solaris
12 1 (0.38%) VMS
12 1 (0.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (18.49%) ITIL
2 27 (10.19%) Information Security
3 23 (8.68%) ITSM
4 22 (8.30%) Load Balancing
5 19 (7.17%) Kalman Filter
6 15 (5.66%) Change Management
6 15 (5.66%) Project Management
7 14 (5.28%) Email Filtering
7 14 (5.28%) Information Assurance
7 14 (5.28%) Technical Architecture
7 14 (5.28%) Web Filtering
8 13 (4.91%) Migration
8 13 (4.91%) Network Design
8 13 (4.91%) Penetration Testing
9 12 (4.53%) Incident Management
9 12 (4.53%) ITIL V3
10 11 (4.15%) Data Analysis
10 11 (4.15%) Security Patching
11 9 (3.40%) Cybersecurity
11 9 (3.40%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (14.34%) SQL
2 16 (6.04%) Perl
3 11 (4.15%) PowerShell
4 8 (3.02%) Java
5 7 (2.64%) VBScript
6 5 (1.89%) Bash Shell
6 5 (1.89%) Python
7 4 (1.51%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.13%) PHP
9 2 (0.75%) C
9 2 (0.75%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.75%) Tcl
9 2 (0.75%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.38%) C++
10 1 (0.38%) Lisp
10 1 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 112 (42.26%) Security Cleared
2 90 (33.96%) SC Cleared
3 77 (29.06%) Cisco Certification
4 41 (15.47%) CCNA
5 37 (13.96%) CCNP
6 24 (9.06%) DV Cleared
7 11 (4.15%) CISSP
7 11 (4.15%) CLAS
8 10 (3.77%) CCSE
8 10 (3.77%) CESG Certified Professional
9 7 (2.64%) CCIE
10 6 (2.26%) CCSA
10 6 (2.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (1.51%) Degree
11 4 (1.51%) GCIH
11 4 (1.51%) GIAC
11 4 (1.51%) RHCSA
12 3 (1.13%) CCDP
12 3 (1.13%) CISM
12 3 (1.13%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (4.91%) PCI DSS
3 7 (2.64%) JSP 440
3 7 (2.64%) RMADS
4 5 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (1.51%) ISO27002
6 3 (1.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 3 (1.13%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (13.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (13.21%) Active Directory
3 13 (4.91%) UAG
3 13 (4.91%) vSphere
4 12 (4.53%) VMware ESX
5 11 (4.15%) XenServer
6 6 (2.26%) KVM
7 5 (1.89%) Terminal Services
8 4 (1.51%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.38%) Firmware
10 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.38%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.38%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (3.40%) SCCM
2 7 (2.64%) Puppet
3 6 (2.26%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 6 (2.26%) HP SiteScope
3 6 (2.26%) vRealize
4 5 (1.89%) SCOM
4 5 (1.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (1.89%) WSUS
5 4 (1.51%) Backup Exec
5 4 (1.51%) Cisco Prime
5 4 (1.51%) FortiGate
5 4 (1.51%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (1.51%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (1.51%) WhatsUp Gold
6 3 (1.13%) Red Hat Satellite
6 3 (1.13%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.38%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 140 (52.83%) Cisco
2 80 (30.19%) CheckPoint
3 65 (24.53%) VMware
4 41 (15.47%) Microsoft
5 36 (13.58%) Juniper
6 30 (11.32%) F5
7 29 (10.94%) Citrix
8 27 (10.19%) Oracle
9 26 (9.81%) HP
10 16 (6.04%) IBM
10 16 (6.04%) Red Hat
11 13 (4.91%) Palo Alto
12 12 (4.53%) Intel Security
13 10 (3.77%) Remedy
14 8 (3.02%) BMC
15 7 (2.64%) Informatica
15 7 (2.64%) NetApp
16 6 (2.26%) CA
17 5 (1.89%) Symantec
17 5 (1.89%) Veritas
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