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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall Engineer
Rank 416 414 402
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 33 22 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.093% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.098% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 19 12
Median daily rate £375 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £170 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £475 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £288
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +34.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +74.19%
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
21853 22482 23040
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.93% 94.67% 95.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 15576 15736 15657
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 330 442
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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
City of London +42 7 £450 -5.26% 2
Twickenham - 3 £375 - 1
Canary Wharf - 2 £325 -
Edgware - 1 £375 -
Firewall Engineer
England

Firewall Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 60 (100.00%) Firewall
2 51 (85.00%) Cisco
3 45 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
4 39 (65.00%) CCNP
5 30 (50.00%) CheckPoint
6 21 (35.00%) Network Security
7 20 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 20 (33.33%) VPN
8 18 (30.00%) Palo Alto
9 17 (28.33%) Finance
10 16 (26.67%) CCNA
10 16 (26.67%) Juniper
11 15 (25.00%) Migration
12 13 (21.67%) OSPF
12 13 (21.67%) TCP/IP
12 13 (21.67%) VoIP
13 12 (20.00%) BGP
13 12 (20.00%) Banking
14 11 (18.33%) WAN
15 10 (16.67%) LAN
15 10 (16.67%) Wireless
16 9 (15.00%) MPLS
16 9 (15.00%) CCIE
17 7 (11.67%) CCSE
17 7 (11.67%) Fortinet
17 7 (11.67%) Windows
17 7 (11.67%) HP
18 6 (10.00%) EIGRP
18 6 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
18 6 (10.00%) Data Centre

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 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (3.33%) IIS
1 2 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.67%) Apache
2 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 60 (100.00%) Firewall
2 21 (35.00%) Network Security
3 20 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 20 (33.33%) VPN
4 13 (21.67%) OSPF
4 13 (21.67%) TCP/IP
4 13 (21.67%) VoIP
5 12 (20.00%) BGP
6 11 (18.33%) WAN
7 10 (16.67%) LAN
7 10 (16.67%) Wireless
8 9 (15.00%) MPLS
9 6 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (10.00%) EIGRP
10 5 (8.33%) IP Telephony
10 5 (8.33%) SNMP
11 4 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (6.67%) DMZ
11 4 (6.67%) Wireless Security
12 3 (5.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Maven
General
1 17 (28.33%) Finance
2 12 (20.00%) Banking
3 5 (8.33%) Retail
4 3 (5.00%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.33%) Legal
6 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) .NET
1 1 (1.67%) RESTful
1 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.33%) NHS
3 1 (1.67%) Clustering
3 1 (1.67%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.67%) EMC VNX
3 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.67%) PKI
3 1 (1.67%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.67%) Windows
2 5 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (1.67%) Unix
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.00%) Migration
2 4 (6.67%) Change Management
2 4 (6.67%) Network Management
3 3 (5.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (5.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 3 (5.00%) ITIL
3 3 (5.00%) Patch Management
3 3 (5.00%) Service Design
4 2 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (3.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (3.33%) Network Design
4 2 (3.33%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (3.33%) Project Management
4 2 (3.33%) Web Filtering
5 1 (1.67%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (1.67%) High Availability
5 1 (1.67%) Security Operations
5 1 (1.67%) SIEM
5 1 (1.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.67%) Java
2 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.67%) Perl
2 1 (1.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 45 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (65.00%) CCNP
3 16 (26.67%) CCNA
4 9 (15.00%) CCIE
5 7 (11.67%) CCSE
6 6 (10.00%) Security Cleared
7 5 (8.33%) SC Cleared
8 4 (6.67%) Check Point Certification
8 4 (6.67%) Degree
8 4 (6.67%) JNCIE
8 4 (6.67%) JNCIP
9 3 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (5.00%) CCSP
9 3 (5.00%) CEH
10 2 (3.33%) CISSP
10 2 (3.33%) JNCIA
10 2 (3.33%) MCSE
10 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.67%) CISM
11 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (8.33%) OpenView
2 4 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (6.67%) FortiGate
3 3 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.67%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.67%) Nagios
4 1 (1.67%) WMI
4 1 (1.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 51 (85.00%) Cisco
2 30 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 18 (30.00%) Palo Alto
4 16 (26.67%) Juniper
5 7 (11.67%) Fortinet
5 7 (11.67%) HP
6 5 (8.33%) VMware
7 4 (6.67%) Aruba
7 4 (6.67%) F5
7 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (6.67%) Splunk
8 3 (5.00%) Forcepoint
9 2 (3.33%) Extreme Networks
9 2 (3.33%) FireEye
9 2 (3.33%) Mitel
9 2 (3.33%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.67%) EMC
10 1 (1.67%) Foundry
10 1 (1.67%) Meraki
10 1 (1.67%) Nortel