The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Firewall Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall Engineer
Rank 398 395 407
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 35 32 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.14% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.15% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 25 10
Median daily rate £400 £285 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.35% -28.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £170 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +106.25%
Firewall Engineer
England

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
20630 21742 21781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.15% 94.61% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14967 15186 15135
Median daily rate £463 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 363 392
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.94% +13.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £52.17 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Firewall Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Firewall Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Firewall Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Firewall Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Firewall Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Firewall Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Firewall Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Firewall Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Firewall Engineer
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 Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Twickenham - 6 £400 -
City of London +29 4 £438 +25.00% 1
Firewall Engineer
England

Firewall Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, Firewall Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 50 (100.00%) Firewall
2 43 (86.00%) Cisco
3 37 (74.00%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (66.00%) CCNP
5 22 (44.00%) VPN
5 22 (44.00%) CheckPoint
6 19 (38.00%) Cisco ASA
7 18 (36.00%) Network Security
8 15 (30.00%) CCNA
9 14 (28.00%) Juniper
10 13 (26.00%) WAN
11 12 (24.00%) LAN
11 12 (24.00%) Wireless
11 12 (24.00%) Palo Alto
12 11 (22.00%) Finance
13 10 (20.00%) OSPF
13 10 (20.00%) VoIP
14 9 (18.00%) CCIE
14 9 (18.00%) BGP
14 9 (18.00%) TCP/IP
14 9 (18.00%) Migration
15 8 (16.00%) Fortinet
16 7 (14.00%) MPLS
17 6 (12.00%) Banking
17 6 (12.00%) CCSE
17 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
17 6 (12.00%) Aruba
17 6 (12.00%) FortiGate
18 5 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
18 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared

Firewall Engineer 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.00%) Apache
1 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.00%) IIS
1 1 (2.00%) JBoss
1 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 50 (100.00%) Firewall
2 22 (44.00%) VPN
3 19 (38.00%) Cisco ASA
4 18 (36.00%) Network Security
5 13 (26.00%) WAN
6 12 (24.00%) LAN
6 12 (24.00%) Wireless
7 10 (20.00%) OSPF
7 10 (20.00%) VoIP
8 9 (18.00%) BGP
8 9 (18.00%) TCP/IP
9 7 (14.00%) MPLS
10 5 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (10.00%) Cisco Wireless
10 5 (10.00%) EIGRP
10 5 (10.00%) SNMP
11 4 (8.00%) IP Telephony
11 4 (8.00%) Wireless Security
12 3 (6.00%) HSRP
12 3 (6.00%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Maven
General
1 11 (22.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Banking
3 4 (8.00%) Legal
3 4 (8.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) .NET
1 1 (2.00%) RESTful
1 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.00%) NHS
2 1 (2.00%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Unix
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.00%) Migration
2 4 (8.00%) Patch Management
3 3 (6.00%) Network Management
4 2 (4.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (4.00%) Network Design
4 2 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (4.00%) Project Management
4 2 (4.00%) Service Design
4 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (4.00%) Web Filtering
5 1 (2.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.00%) ITIL
5 1 (2.00%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (2.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.00%) Six Sigma
5 1 (2.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) Java
1 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 37 (74.00%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (66.00%) CCNP
3 15 (30.00%) CCNA
4 9 (18.00%) CCIE
5 6 (12.00%) CCSE
5 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
6 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
7 4 (8.00%) JNCIE
7 4 (8.00%) JNCIP
8 2 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (4.00%) CCSP
8 2 (4.00%) CEH
8 2 (4.00%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (4.00%) CISSP
8 2 (4.00%) Degree
8 2 (4.00%) JNCIA
9 1 (2.00%) CISM
9 1 (2.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (2.00%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) Snort
2 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (12.00%) FortiGate
2 5 (10.00%) OpenView
3 4 (8.00%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.00%) Nagios
4 1 (2.00%) Proventia
4 1 (2.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 43 (86.00%) Cisco
2 22 (44.00%) CheckPoint
3 14 (28.00%) Juniper
4 12 (24.00%) Palo Alto
5 8 (16.00%) Fortinet
6 6 (12.00%) Aruba
7 5 (10.00%) Forcepoint
7 5 (10.00%) HP
7 5 (10.00%) Mitel
8 4 (8.00%) Splunk
9 3 (6.00%) F5
10 2 (4.00%) Extreme Networks
11 1 (2.00%) Blue Coat
11 1 (2.00%) FireEye
11 1 (2.00%) Intel Security
11 1 (2.00%) Mercator
11 1 (2.00%) Nortel
11 1 (2.00%) SolarWinds
11 1 (2.00%) Sourcefire
11 1 (2.00%) VMware