The first table below looks at the demand for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Kingston Upon Thames region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 11 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Firewall 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 3.92% 2.78% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 66.67% 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-11.95% +2.22%
Communications & Networking Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 5.88% 36.11% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Average daily rate £388 £375 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £98 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
Firewall
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Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Firewall
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 1 (50.00%) VBScript
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) IPv4
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Avaya
1 1 (50.00%) DEFINITY
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) IPv4
1 1 (50.00%) DEFINITY
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Technician
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Avaya
1 1 (50.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
Kingston upon Thames
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Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago