The table below looks at the statistics for FWSM 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 FWSM over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank - - 65
Contract jobs citing FWSM 0 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.00 -
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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 Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
124 69 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.74% 12.92% 23.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 17 68
Average daily rate £275 £319 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.72% -12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £236 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £403 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 10
Average hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +48.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.55 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £32.50 £20.09
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-4.25% -6.00%

FWSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

FWSM Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

FWSM
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

FWSM Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire