The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Berkshire / Maidenhead
Rank 20 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Contract jobs citing Firewall 4 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 2.90% 9.48% 11.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.67% 64.71% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 10
Median daily rate £518 £404 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.25% +1.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
-0.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
- -14.89%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 10.87% 14.66% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 13
Median daily rate £374 £404 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.43% +1.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Maidenhead region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 10 (83.33%) Linux
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Unix
3 7 (58.33%) LAN
3 7 (58.33%) WAN
3 7 (58.33%) Oracle
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
5 4 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 4 (33.33%) VMware
5 4 (33.33%) High Availability
5 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 4 (33.33%) VoIP
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) CISSP
5 4 (33.33%) Middleware
5 4 (33.33%) Project Management
5 4 (33.33%) Service Management
6 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (25.00%) Identity Management
6 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (25.00%) SSCP
6 3 (25.00%) Apple
6 3 (25.00%) SOA
6 3 (25.00%) VPN
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead 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 3 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) nginx
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (8.33%) AWS CloudTrail
2 1 (8.33%) CloudFront
2 1 (8.33%) G Suite
2 1 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) LAN
1 7 (58.33%) WAN
2 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (33.33%) VoIP
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (25.00%) VLAN
3 3 (25.00%) VPN
4 2 (16.67%) NetScaler
4 2 (16.67%) SAN
5 1 (8.33%) 2G
5 1 (8.33%) 3G
5 1 (8.33%) 4G
5 1 (8.33%) H.323
5 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (8.33%) IPsec
5 1 (8.33%) LTE
5 1 (8.33%) Network Security
5 1 (8.33%) SIGTRAN
5 1 (8.33%) SS7
5 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (8.33%) MySQL
4 1 (8.33%) Pentaho
4 1 (8.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Middleware Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Middleware Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Network Architect
4 1 (8.33%) 3G Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 4G Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) AWS Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Azure Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) LTE Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Middleware
2 2 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) Django
3 1 (8.33%) Kafka
3 1 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (25.00%) Clustering
1 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Unix
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) Solaris
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) High Availability
1 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) Project Management
1 4 (33.33%) Service Management
1 4 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (25.00%) Identity Management
2 3 (25.00%) Information Security
2 3 (25.00%) Network Design
2 3 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 3 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) SOA
2 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (16.67%) Case Management
3 2 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
3 2 (16.67%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Perl
1 1 (8.33%) PHP
1 1 (8.33%) Python
1 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CISSP
2 3 (25.00%) SANS
2 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) SSCP
3 1 (8.33%) AWS Certification
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) CISA
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) CISM
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (25.00%) vSphere
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) vCloud
3 1 (8.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (8.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Identity Management
1 3 (25.00%) vMotion
2 2 (16.67%) Ansible
2 2 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) Puppet
2 2 (16.67%) QRadar
3 1 (8.33%) Kibana
3 1 (8.33%) logstash
3 1 (8.33%) Nagios
3 1 (8.33%) Nessus
3 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (8.33%) Nexpose
3 1 (8.33%) Nmap
3 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (8.33%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Apple
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 2 (16.67%) EMC
4 2 (16.67%) NetApp
4 2 (16.67%) Splunk
5 1 (8.33%) ArcSight
5 1 (8.33%) Google
5 1 (8.33%) IBM
5 1 (8.33%) Intel
5 1 (8.33%) Intel Security
5 1 (8.33%) LogRhythm
5 1 (8.33%) NetWitness
5 1 (8.33%) Qualys
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (8.33%) Snow
5 1 (8.33%) Veritas