The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 5 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Firewall 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 7.14% 10.53% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% 50.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £388 £360
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +7.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £22.38 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.61% -10.50%
Firewall
Buckinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
High Wycombe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6 8 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 14.29% 21.05% 23.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
Median daily rate £475 £425 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +183.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 13
Median hourly rate - - £8.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

Firewall
Top 26 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (75.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) VPLS
3 2 (50.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
4 1 (25.00%) CCIE
4 1 (25.00%) Operations Management
4 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) VPLS
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) LAN Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Network Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) WAN Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) WAN Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Capacity Management
1 3 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) CCIE
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint