The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hounslow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank - - 15
Contract jobs citing Firewall 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow - - 1.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £21.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+0.11% -2.27%
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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 Hounslow region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hounslow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 20.69% 13.73% 19.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 4
Average daily rate £400 £500 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +31.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Hounslow

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow region citing Firewall 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 Firewall.

1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Juniper
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (71.43%) VPN
2 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
3 4 (57.14%) Protective Monitoring
3 4 (57.14%) MPLS
3 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
3 4 (57.14%) Frame Relay
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) VLAN
3 4 (57.14%) iSCSI
3 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 4 (57.14%) CCDP
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Intranet
3 4 (57.14%) Internet
3 4 (57.14%) Extranet
3 4 (57.14%) ATM
3 4 (57.14%) Broadband
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) IIS
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow region citing Firewall 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 Firewall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) VPN
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (57.14%) Frame Relay
2 4 (57.14%) VLAN
2 4 (57.14%) iSCSI
2 4 (57.14%) ATM
2 4 (57.14%) Broadband
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) Intranet
2 4 (57.14%) Internet
2 4 (57.14%) Extranet
2 4 (57.14%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) NAS
3 1 (14.29%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Solaris
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
1 4 (57.14%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCNP
1 4 (57.14%) CCDP
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Nagios
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Juniper
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Riverbed
4 1 (14.29%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) Aerohive Networks
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) Mercator
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle