The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ilford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 4 3 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Firewall 1 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ilford 12.50% 35.00% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 53.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £200 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.13 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.51% +15.62%
Firewall
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Ilford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ilford 37.50% 65.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £200 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 1
Average hourly rate £11.50 £20.00 £15.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.50% +27.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Ilford

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Ilford

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Ilford

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Ilford

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Ilford

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Ilford

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ilford

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Ilford 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) NetWitness
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (66.67%) Network Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Business Development
2 2 (66.67%) CCIE
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CA
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Nortel
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Ilford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Ilford 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ISE
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Management Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Development
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (66.67%) Network Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCIE
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CA
2 2 (66.67%) NetWitness
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Nortel
3 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds