The table below looks at the statistics for DMZ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DMZ over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Demilitarized Zone (DMZ)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing DMZ 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £463 £338
% change year-on-year
-22.27% +37.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £21.50 -
% change year-on-year
+81.39% -
DMZ
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
109 89 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.92% 14.02% 16.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 32 42
Average daily rate £375 £375 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £208 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 8
Average hourly rate £21.00 £29.75 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +26.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

DMZ
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

DMZ Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

DMZ
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

DMZ Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

DMZ
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing DMZ 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 DMZ.

1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) F5
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) CCIE
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) CCDP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto

DMZ
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing DMZ 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 DMZ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Network Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Network Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Network Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Cisco Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Cisco Network Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCDP
1 2 (66.67%) CCIE
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto