The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 49 55 72
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +17
Contract jobs citing Firewall 64 51 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.15% 3.56% 1.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.62% 22.57% 13.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 34 7
Median daily rate £425 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £225 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.30 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +44.44%
Firewall
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
209 226 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.54% 15.78% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 146 88
Median daily rate £400 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £123 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £420 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 £35.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.57% +62.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 67 (60.91%) Cisco
2 33 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (29.09%) VMware
4 29 (26.36%) Windows
4 29 (26.36%) Linux
5 26 (23.64%) Microsoft
5 26 (23.64%) Network Security
6 24 (21.82%) Palo Alto
7 23 (20.91%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (20.91%) VPN
8 21 (19.09%) CCNP
8 21 (19.09%) CheckPoint
9 20 (18.18%) LAN
9 20 (18.18%) WAN
10 18 (16.36%) Load Balancing
11 17 (15.45%) Security Cleared
11 17 (15.45%) Data Centre
12 16 (14.55%) OSPF
12 16 (14.55%) Internet
13 15 (13.64%) BGP
13 15 (13.64%) CISSP
14 14 (12.73%) Microsoft Certification
14 14 (12.73%) ITIL
14 14 (12.73%) Cisco ASA
14 14 (12.73%) Cisco Nexus
15 13 (11.82%) CEH
15 13 (11.82%) Fortinet
15 13 (11.82%) PCI DSS
15 13 (11.82%) F5
15 13 (11.82%) MCSA

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.45%) Tomcat
2 5 (4.55%) OpenStack
3 4 (3.64%) CloudStack
3 4 (3.64%) JBoss
4 2 (1.82%) Apache
4 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.82%) IIS
4 2 (1.82%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.91%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.91%) Confluence
5 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.91%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.91%) nginx
5 1 (0.91%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.73%) Office 365
2 1 (0.91%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.91%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (23.64%) Network Security
2 23 (20.91%) VPN
3 20 (18.18%) LAN
3 20 (18.18%) WAN
4 16 (14.55%) Internet
4 16 (14.55%) OSPF
5 15 (13.64%) BGP
6 14 (12.73%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (12.73%) Cisco Nexus
7 13 (11.82%) DNS
8 9 (8.18%) FTP
8 9 (8.18%) MPLS
9 7 (6.36%) Reverse Proxy
10 6 (5.45%) EIGRP
10 6 (5.45%) HSRP
10 6 (5.45%) SSL
10 6 (5.45%) VRRP
11 4 (3.64%) Cisco PIX
11 4 (3.64%) FWSM
11 4 (3.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.18%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.45%) MySQL
3 5 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.82%) Informix
5 2 (1.82%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.82%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.82%) Redis
5 2 (1.82%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.91%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.91%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 6 (5.45%) Git (software)
1 6 (5.45%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
2 5 (4.55%) Subversion
3 2 (1.82%) JIRA
3 2 (1.82%) Metasploit
3 2 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.91%) Gitweb
4 1 (0.91%) Hudson
General
1 8 (7.27%) Games
2 6 (5.45%) Finance
3 3 (2.73%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (23.64%) Network Engineer
2 19 (17.27%) Architect
3 14 (12.73%) Security Specialist
4 10 (9.09%) Analyst
5 9 (8.18%) Infrastructure Architect
5 9 (8.18%) Network Security Engineer
5 9 (8.18%) Security Engineer
6 8 (7.27%) Applications Architect
6 8 (7.27%) Security Analyst
7 7 (6.36%) Cisco Architect
7 7 (6.36%) Cloud Architect
7 7 (6.36%) Cloud Engineer
7 7 (6.36%) Lead Architect
8 6 (5.45%) Administrator
8 6 (5.45%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) VMware Architect
9 5 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (3.64%) Cisco Engineer
10 4 (3.64%) Operations Engineer
10 4 (3.64%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.36%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (5.45%) ActiveMQ
2 6 (5.45%) Middleware
3 5 (4.55%) Servlets
4 2 (1.82%) .NET
5 1 (0.91%) ELK Stack
5 1 (0.91%) LAMP
5 1 (0.91%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.45%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.55%) Algorithms
2 5 (4.55%) Cryptography
3 4 (3.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (2.73%) Clustering
4 3 (2.73%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (2.73%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.73%) Public Cloud
4 3 (2.73%) Replication
5 2 (1.82%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.82%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.82%) PKI
5 2 (1.82%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (0.91%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.91%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.91%) IBM XIV
6 1 (0.91%) Symmetrix
6 1 (0.91%) VCE vBlock
6 1 (0.91%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 29 (26.36%) Linux
1 29 (26.36%) Windows
2 12 (10.91%) Windows Server
3 7 (6.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (5.45%) Unix
5 5 (4.55%) AIX
5 5 (4.55%) HPUX
5 5 (4.55%) SUSE
6 4 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.82%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.91%) CentOS
8 1 (0.91%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.91%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (16.36%) Load Balancing
2 14 (12.73%) ITIL
3 13 (11.82%) Security Management
4 11 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 10 (9.09%) Data Security
5 10 (9.09%) High Availability
5 10 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 10 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
6 9 (8.18%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (7.27%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (6.36%) DevOps
8 7 (6.36%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (5.45%) Migration
9 6 (5.45%) SIEM
10 5 (4.55%) Computer Security
10 5 (4.55%) Information Assurance
10 5 (4.55%) Information Security
11 4 (3.64%) DDoS Mitigation
11 4 (3.64%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (3.64%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.36%) Java
2 6 (5.45%) SQL
3 4 (3.64%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.73%) Bash Shell
4 3 (2.73%) Perl
4 3 (2.73%) PHP
4 3 (2.73%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.82%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.91%) C
6 1 (0.91%) Lisp
6 1 (0.91%) Python
Qualifications
1 33 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (19.09%) CCNP
3 17 (15.45%) Security Cleared
4 15 (13.64%) CISSP
5 14 (12.73%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (11.82%) CEH
6 13 (11.82%) MCSA
7 10 (9.09%) SC Cleared
8 9 (8.18%) CCNA
8 9 (8.18%) JNCIS
9 6 (5.45%) CCIE
10 3 (2.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.82%) CCDP
11 2 (1.82%) CCSP
11 2 (1.82%) CISA
11 2 (1.82%) CISM
11 2 (1.82%) Degree
11 2 (1.82%) ISEB
11 2 (1.82%) ISTQB
11 2 (1.82%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.82%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.73%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.73%) ISO 9000
2 3 (2.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (20.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (6.36%) vSphere
3 6 (5.45%) Active Directory
4 5 (4.55%) KVM
4 5 (4.55%) VMware ESX
4 5 (4.55%) Xen
5 4 (3.64%) vCloud
6 3 (2.73%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.82%) Docker
7 2 (1.82%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.91%) NFS
8 1 (0.91%) Squid
8 1 (0.91%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (2.73%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (1.82%) Graphite
2 2 (1.82%) Nagios
2 2 (1.82%) Nessus
2 2 (1.82%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.82%) Puppet
3 1 (0.91%) Ansible
3 1 (0.91%) Cacti
3 1 (0.91%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.91%) Graylog
3 1 (0.91%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.91%) Icinga
3 1 (0.91%) OPNET
3 1 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.91%) Opsview
3 1 (0.91%) SCCM
3 1 (0.91%) SCOM
3 1 (0.91%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.91%) StatsD
3 1 (0.91%) WSUS
Vendors
1 67 (60.91%) Cisco
2 32 (29.09%) VMware
3 26 (23.64%) Microsoft
4 24 (21.82%) Palo Alto
5 21 (19.09%) CheckPoint
6 13 (11.82%) F5
6 13 (11.82%) Fortinet
7 12 (10.91%) Juniper
8 9 (8.18%) HP
8 9 (8.18%) Red Hat
8 9 (8.18%) Sourcefire
9 7 (6.36%) Citrix
9 7 (6.36%) EMC
9 7 (6.36%) IBM
9 7 (6.36%) Oracle
10 6 (5.45%) Intel Security
11 3 (2.73%) Riverbed
11 3 (2.73%) Splunk
12 2 (1.82%) Equitrac
12 2 (1.82%) Meraki
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Eden Lea UK Limited
Rate: From £200 to £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 25 days ago