The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 14 30 27
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Contract jobs citing Firewall 15 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 6.70% 0.46% 1.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 41.67% 4.00% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.53 £21.63
% change year-on-year
+30.08% -0.46%
Firewall
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
36 25 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 16.07% 11.47% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 8 17
Median daily rate £425 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £265 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £428 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Median hourly rate £41.00 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+215.38% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 12 (54.55%) LAN
1 12 (54.55%) WAN
1 12 (54.55%) VPN
1 12 (54.55%) CheckPoint
2 11 (50.00%) Cisco
3 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (40.91%) DNS
3 9 (40.91%) SSL
4 8 (36.36%) CCNP
4 8 (36.36%) VoIP
5 7 (31.82%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (31.82%) Internet
5 7 (31.82%) CCVP
6 6 (27.27%) Network Security
7 5 (22.73%) Cisco UCCX
8 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
8 4 (18.18%) Web Services
8 4 (18.18%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (13.64%) REST
9 3 (13.64%) F5
9 3 (13.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (13.64%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 3 (13.64%) ITIL
9 3 (13.64%) CISSP
9 3 (13.64%) CA
9 3 (13.64%) OSPF
9 3 (13.64%) Information Security
10 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (9.09%) VMware

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 (4.55%) Apache
1 1 (4.55%) IIS
1 1 (4.55%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) LAN
1 12 (54.55%) VPN
1 12 (54.55%) WAN
2 9 (40.91%) DNS
2 9 (40.91%) SSL
3 8 (36.36%) VoIP
4 7 (31.82%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (31.82%) Internet
5 6 (27.27%) Network Security
6 3 (13.64%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (13.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (13.64%) OSPF
7 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (9.09%) HTTP
8 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (4.55%) FTP
8 1 (4.55%) LDAP
8 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
8 1 (4.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (4.55%) Publishing
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 9 (40.91%) Administrator
2 9 (40.91%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (40.91%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 8 (36.36%) Firewall Engineer
4 7 (31.82%) Cisco Administrator
4 7 (31.82%) Cisco Network Administrator
4 7 (31.82%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 7 (31.82%) Network Administrator
4 7 (31.82%) Network Security Engineer
4 7 (31.82%) Security Engineer
5 6 (27.27%) Firewall Administrator
5 6 (27.27%) Network Security Administrator
5 6 (27.27%) Security Administrator
6 5 (22.73%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 4 (18.18%) Network Systems Engineer
8 3 (13.64%) Architect
9 2 (9.09%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Web Services
2 3 (13.64%) REST
3 1 (4.55%) JSON
3 1 (4.55%) RESTful
3 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 3 (13.64%) Information Security
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.09%) Change Management
3 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 2 (9.09%) Performance Management
3 2 (9.09%) Security Operations
3 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.55%) Build Automation
4 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.55%) DevOps
4 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
4 1 (4.55%) SDLC
4 1 (4.55%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Java
1 1 (4.55%) Perl
1 1 (4.55%) Python
1 1 (4.55%) Ruby
1 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (36.36%) CCNP
3 7 (31.82%) CCVP
4 3 (13.64%) CISSP
5 2 (9.09%) CCNA
5 2 (9.09%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) KVM
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.55%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (4.55%) FortiGate
3 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) CheckPoint
2 11 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (13.64%) CA
3 3 (13.64%) F5
4 2 (9.09%) Infoblox
4 2 (9.09%) Juniper
4 2 (9.09%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (4.55%) Infor
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) Palo Alto
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