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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall Engineer
Rank 400 406 400
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Firewall Engineer 36 28 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 23 13
Median daily rate £388 £285 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.96% -27.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £170 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £381 £280
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +36.16%
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
21035 22303 22456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.03% 94.72% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 15052 15630 15374
Median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £274 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 360 417
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.45 £52.17 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +46 6 £450 +28.57% 1
Twickenham - 4 £375 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Firewall Engineer
England

Firewall Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 50 (83.33%) Cisco
3 44 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
4 39 (65.00%) CCNP
5 27 (45.00%) CheckPoint
6 23 (38.33%) VPN
7 21 (35.00%) Network Security
7 21 (35.00%) Cisco ASA
8 18 (30.00%) CCNA
9 16 (26.67%) Finance
9 16 (26.67%) Palo Alto
10 15 (25.00%) Juniper
11 14 (23.33%) WAN
11 14 (23.33%) Migration
12 13 (21.67%) Wireless
12 13 (21.67%) LAN
13 12 (20.00%) VoIP
14 11 (18.33%) TCP/IP
14 11 (18.33%) OSPF
15 10 (16.67%) BGP
15 10 (16.67%) CCIE
15 10 (16.67%) Banking
16 8 (13.33%) Fortinet
17 7 (11.67%) Aruba
17 7 (11.67%) CCSE
17 7 (11.67%) MPLS
18 6 (10.00%) Forcepoint
18 6 (10.00%) HP
18 6 (10.00%) Security Cleared
18 6 (10.00%) FortiGate

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 (1.67%) Apache
1 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.67%) IIS
1 1 (1.67%) JBoss
1 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 60 (100.00%) Firewall
2 23 (38.33%) VPN
3 21 (35.00%) Cisco ASA
3 21 (35.00%) Network Security
4 14 (23.33%) WAN
5 13 (21.67%) LAN
5 13 (21.67%) Wireless
6 12 (20.00%) VoIP
7 11 (18.33%) OSPF
7 11 (18.33%) TCP/IP
8 10 (16.67%) BGP
9 7 (11.67%) MPLS
10 5 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (8.33%) Cisco Wireless
10 5 (8.33%) EIGRP
10 5 (8.33%) IP Telephony
10 5 (8.33%) SNMP
11 4 (6.67%) DMZ
11 4 (6.67%) Wireless Security
12 3 (5.00%) IGMP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Maven
General
1 16 (26.67%) Finance
2 10 (16.67%) Banking
3 4 (6.67%) Legal
3 4 (6.67%) Retail
4 2 (3.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) .NET
1 1 (1.67%) RESTful
1 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.67%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.67%) NHS
3 1 (1.67%) PKI
3 1 (1.67%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.33%) Windows
2 4 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (1.67%) Unix
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.33%) Migration
2 5 (8.33%) Patch Management
3 4 (6.67%) Network Management
4 3 (5.00%) ITIL
5 2 (3.33%) Change Management
5 2 (3.33%) Data Analysis
5 2 (3.33%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (3.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (3.33%) Network Design
5 2 (3.33%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (3.33%) Project Management
5 2 (3.33%) Service Design
5 2 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (3.33%) Web Filtering
6 1 (1.67%) Escalation Management
6 1 (1.67%) Security Operations
6 1 (1.67%) Server Building
6 1 (1.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.67%) Java
1 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.67%) Perl
1 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 44 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (65.00%) CCNP
3 18 (30.00%) CCNA
4 10 (16.67%) CCIE
5 7 (11.67%) CCSE
6 6 (10.00%) Security Cleared
7 5 (8.33%) SC Cleared
8 4 (6.67%) JNCIE
8 4 (6.67%) JNCIP
9 3 (5.00%) CCSP
9 3 (5.00%) Degree
10 2 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (3.33%) CEH
10 2 (3.33%) Check Point Certification
10 2 (3.33%) CISSP
10 2 (3.33%) JNCIA
11 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 1 (1.67%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (10.00%) FortiGate
2 5 (8.33%) OpenView
3 4 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.67%) Nagios
5 1 (1.67%) vMotion
Vendors
1 50 (83.33%) Cisco
2 27 (45.00%) CheckPoint
3 16 (26.67%) Palo Alto
4 15 (25.00%) Juniper
5 8 (13.33%) Fortinet
6 7 (11.67%) Aruba
7 6 (10.00%) Forcepoint
7 6 (10.00%) HP
8 5 (8.33%) Mitel
9 4 (6.67%) Splunk
10 3 (5.00%) VMware
11 2 (3.33%) Extreme Networks
11 2 (3.33%) F5
11 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
12 1 (1.67%) CA
12 1 (1.67%) FireEye
12 1 (1.67%) Foundry
12 1 (1.67%) Intel Security
12 1 (1.67%) Nortel
12 1 (1.67%) SolarWinds
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