The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 28 22 16
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Contract jobs citing Firewall 7 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.78% 3.77% 4.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.93% 36.00% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Median daily rate £425 - £220
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 - £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 - £248
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £360 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £51.67 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £29.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-20.68% +52.63%
Firewall
Merseyside

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

Communications & Networking Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
27 25 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 10.71% 10.46% 10.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 7
Median daily rate £400 £325 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +47.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £318 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £453 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £51.67 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.83% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.35 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +41.72%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 4 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 8 (53.33%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (33.33%) LAN
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle
4 4 (26.67%) WAN
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (20.00%) Intel
5 3 (20.00%) SAN
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
5 3 (20.00%) BGP
5 3 (20.00%) EIGRP
6 2 (13.33%) TACACS
6 2 (13.33%) Telnet
6 2 (13.33%) MPLS
6 2 (13.33%) CCNP
6 2 (13.33%) SMTP
6 2 (13.33%) DHCP
6 2 (13.33%) FTP
6 2 (13.33%) HTTP
6 2 (13.33%) SNMP
6 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
6 2 (13.33%) VPN
6 2 (13.33%) DNS
6 2 (13.33%) Unix
6 2 (13.33%) SSH
6 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
6 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
6 2 (13.33%) SIEM

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (33.33%) LAN
3 4 (26.67%) WAN
4 3 (20.00%) BGP
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (20.00%) EIGRP
4 3 (20.00%) SAN
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (13.33%) DHCP
5 2 (13.33%) DNS
5 2 (13.33%) FTP
5 2 (13.33%) HTTP
5 2 (13.33%) MPLS
5 2 (13.33%) SMTP
5 2 (13.33%) SNMP
5 2 (13.33%) SSH
5 2 (13.33%) TACACS
5 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (13.33%) Telnet
5 2 (13.33%) VPN
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Network Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Storage Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Virtualisation Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) CISSP Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Cloud Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Designer
5 1 (6.67%) LAN Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) SIEM Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Switch Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Transition Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) WAN Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Wireless Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (6.67%) REST
1 1 (6.67%) SOAP
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
1 1 (6.67%) XML
1 1 (6.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.67%) DataPower
1 1 (6.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Solaris
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Migration
1 3 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (13.33%) SIEM
2 2 (13.33%) Storage Virtualisation
3 1 (6.67%) API Design
3 1 (6.67%) BPEL
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) High Availability
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Management
3 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.67%) SDLC
3 1 (6.67%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (6.67%) SOA
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (6.67%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) CCNP
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) CISM
3 1 (6.67%) CISSP
3 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (6.67%) PMP
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 3 (20.00%) Intel
4 1 (6.67%) ArcSight
4 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.67%) F5
4 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
4 1 (6.67%) Intel Security
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) Remedy
Liverpool, Merseyside
LA International
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Yodel
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: 22 days ago