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 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Firewall Services Module (FWSM)
Rank - - 73
Contract jobs citing FWSM 0 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.38% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.01 £17.00 -
% change year-on-year
+0.02% -
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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
136 88 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.87% 18.41% 23.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 24 77
Average daily rate £275 £275 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £170 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 6
Average hourly rate £13.35 £12.55 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.37% -30.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.55 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £17.91 £20.09
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -

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