The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Firewall Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall Consultant
England / London
Rank 395 412 402
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Firewall Consultant 3 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.015% 0.014% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.015% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £430 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.02%
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £400 £444
% change year-on-year
+43.75% -9.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18428 19940 20069
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.94% 95.18% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13183 14000 14289
Median daily rate £475 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £637 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 311 348
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.16% +1.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £35.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

Firewall Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Firewall Consultant in the job title.

Firewall Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

Firewall Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Firewall Consultant Daily Rate Trend in London

Firewall Consultant
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 1 - -
Firewall Consultant
England

Firewall Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Firewall Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Firewall Consultant in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Network Security
3 3 (42.86%) CISSP
3 3 (42.86%) F5
4 2 (28.57%) Splunk
4 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (28.57%) Nexpose
4 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
4 2 (28.57%) Acunetix
4 2 (28.57%) QRadar
4 2 (28.57%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) HTTP
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) SSL
4 2 (28.57%) CEH
4 2 (28.57%) AppScan
4 2 (28.57%) CISM
5 1 (14.29%) Security Management
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 1 (14.29%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
5 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco

Firewall Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) HTTP
3 2 (28.57%) SSL
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) Extranet
4 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) Intranet
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) AppScan
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Cyber Defence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (14.29%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) OOP
2 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Security Management
2 1 (14.29%) SIEM
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Threat Management
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CISSP
2 2 (28.57%) CEH
2 2 (28.57%) CISM
3 1 (14.29%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (14.29%) CCSP
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Nexpose
1 2 (28.57%) QRadar
2 1 (14.29%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) F5
2 2 (28.57%) Acunetix
2 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
2 2 (28.57%) Splunk
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Tufin