The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 48 43 56
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Contract jobs citing Firewall 18 27 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.58% 3.35% 2.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.64% 18.24% 12.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 6
Median daily rate £400 £413 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +57.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £390 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £450 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £30.09 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +44.44%
Firewall
Buckinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
132 148 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 18.94% 18.34% 16.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 53 50
Median daily rate £430 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £277 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 3
Median hourly rate £18.50 £40.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.75% +37.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

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

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 20 (58.82%) Cisco
2 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (47.06%) Migration
4 14 (41.18%) Windows
5 12 (35.29%) CheckPoint
5 12 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (35.29%) Finance
5 12 (35.29%) Blue Coat
6 11 (32.35%) IBM
7 10 (29.41%) Information Security
7 10 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
7 10 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (29.41%) Data Centre
8 9 (26.47%) Kalman Filter
8 9 (26.47%) Web Filtering
8 9 (26.47%) AppSense
8 9 (26.47%) Management Information System
8 9 (26.47%) Incident Management
8 9 (26.47%) Intel Security
8 9 (26.47%) SSL
8 9 (26.47%) SAN
8 9 (26.47%) VPN
8 9 (26.47%) DNS
9 8 (23.53%) Internet
9 8 (23.53%) HP
9 8 (23.53%) Configuration Management
9 8 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (23.53%) NetScaler
10 7 (20.59%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (20.59%) Reverse Proxy

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 7 (20.59%) MS Exchange
1 7 (20.59%) Skype for Business
2 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.94%) Apache
3 1 (2.94%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) ProjectWise
2 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 10 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (26.47%) DNS
2 9 (26.47%) SAN
2 9 (26.47%) SSL
2 9 (26.47%) VPN
3 8 (23.53%) Internet
3 8 (23.53%) NetScaler
4 7 (20.59%) FTP
4 7 (20.59%) Reverse Proxy
5 4 (11.76%) LAN
5 4 (11.76%) WAN
6 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
7 2 (5.88%) BGP
7 2 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (5.88%) DHCP
7 2 (5.88%) OSPF
8 1 (2.94%) IPsec
8 1 (2.94%) TACACS
8 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Introscope
General
1 12 (35.29%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Automotive
2 1 (2.94%) Electronics
2 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.94%) Marketing
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) Project Manager
3 6 (17.65%) Architect
3 6 (17.65%) Security Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 5 (14.71%) Technical Architect
4 5 (14.71%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Network Support
5 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Desktop Support
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) Middleware
2 2 (5.88%) Web Services
3 1 (2.94%) 802.1X
3 1 (2.94%) AppFabric
3 1 (2.94%) J2EE
3 1 (2.94%) JDBC
3 1 (2.94%) JNDI
3 1 (2.94%) SOAP
3 1 (2.94%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (29.41%) Data Centre
2 9 (26.47%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.82%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.94%) Clustering
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Unix
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Migration
2 12 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (29.41%) Information Security
4 9 (26.47%) Incident Management
4 9 (26.47%) Kalman Filter
4 9 (26.47%) Web Filtering
5 8 (23.53%) Configuration Management
5 8 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (20.59%) B2B
6 7 (20.59%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (20.59%) Data Migration
6 7 (20.59%) Project Management
7 4 (11.76%) Capacity Management
8 3 (8.82%) Network Design
8 3 (8.82%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (8.82%) Server Virtualisation
9 2 (5.88%) Change Control
9 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.94%) Performance Monitoring
10 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
1 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.94%) Jython
1 1 (2.94%) Korn
1 1 (2.94%) PHP
1 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.94%) Python
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) CCNP
2 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) CCNA
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) MCITP
4 1 (2.94%) MCSA
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) VMware ESX
2 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) CA Wily
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.94%) cPanel
2 1 (2.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) Cisco
2 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (35.29%) Blue Coat
3 12 (35.29%) CheckPoint
4 11 (32.35%) IBM
5 9 (26.47%) AppSense
5 9 (26.47%) Intel Security
6 8 (23.53%) HP
7 7 (20.59%) Citrix
7 7 (20.59%) F5
7 7 (20.59%) IronPort
7 7 (20.59%) Oracle
7 7 (20.59%) VMware
8 5 (14.71%) NetApp
8 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
9 3 (8.82%) Juniper
10 2 (5.88%) Rackspace
11 1 (2.94%) SAP
11 1 (2.94%) Sitecore
11 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds
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