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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 45 53 33
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -20
Contract jobs citing Firewall 26 14 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.09% 1.74% 3.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.35% 17.72% 29.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 5
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£400 £204 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+96.31% -48.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £140 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £274 £457
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -4.76%
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
159 79 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 18.88% 9.80% 12.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 22 22
Average daily rate £375 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £140 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Firewall across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall.

1 34 (45.33%) Cisco
2 29 (38.67%) LAN
3 28 (37.33%) WAN
4 25 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (32.00%) CheckPoint
6 23 (30.67%) Windows
7 20 (26.67%) Security Cleared
8 19 (25.33%) F5
8 19 (25.33%) TCP/IP
9 18 (24.00%) CCNP
9 18 (24.00%) CCNA
10 17 (22.67%) Microsoft
11 16 (21.33%) Cisco ASA
12 15 (20.00%) Incident Management
12 15 (20.00%) VoIP
12 15 (20.00%) ITIL
12 15 (20.00%) Internet
13 13 (17.33%) Juniper
13 13 (17.33%) MPLS
13 13 (17.33%) Web Services
13 13 (17.33%) DV Cleared
14 12 (16.00%) Linux
14 12 (16.00%) Finance
15 11 (14.67%) ADSL
15 11 (14.67%) Citrix
15 11 (14.67%) Workflow
15 11 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (13.33%) Blue Coat
16 10 (13.33%) SC Cleared
16 10 (13.33%) Fault Management

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.00%) Documentum
1 6 (8.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (5.33%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (5.33%) IIS
2 4 (5.33%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.00%) Apache
4 2 (2.67%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (2.67%) nginx
4 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.67%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.33%) MediaWiki
5 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (9.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) SaaS
2 2 (2.67%) PaaS
2 2 (2.67%) IaaS
3 1 (1.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 29 (38.67%) LAN
2 28 (37.33%) WAN
3 19 (25.33%) TCP/IP
4 16 (21.33%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (20.00%) VoIP
5 15 (20.00%) Internet
6 13 (17.33%) MPLS
7 11 (14.67%) ADSL
8 9 (12.00%) TACACS
8 9 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (12.00%) Network Security
9 8 (10.67%) WLAN
9 8 (10.67%) VPN
9 8 (10.67%) DNS
10 7 (9.33%) Intranet
10 7 (9.33%) Extranet
11 6 (8.00%) DMZ
11 6 (8.00%) SSL
11 6 (8.00%) Ethernet
12 5 (6.67%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.00%) MySQL
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Introscope
1 4 (5.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.67%) Subversion
2 2 (2.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (16.00%) Finance
2 6 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.33%) Banking
4 3 (4.00%) Retail
5 1 (1.33%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.33%) Automotive
5 1 (1.33%) Legal
5 1 (1.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (26.67%) Network Engineer
2 18 (24.00%) Architect
3 15 (20.00%) Analyst
4 14 (18.67%) Solutions Architect
5 13 (17.33%) Network Analyst
6 7 (9.33%) Consultant
7 5 (6.67%) Security Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Security Specialist
8 4 (5.33%) Network Security Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) Security Consultant
9 3 (4.00%) Security Architect
9 3 (4.00%) Data Network Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 2 (2.67%) DevOps Engineer
10 2 (2.67%) Network Operations Analyst
10 2 (2.67%) Voice Analyst
10 2 (2.67%) Support Engineer
10 2 (2.67%) 3rd Line Support
10 2 (2.67%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.33%) Web Services
2 8 (10.67%) Middleware
3 7 (9.33%) EJB
4 4 (5.33%) J2EE
4 4 (5.33%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (4.00%) JDBC
5 3 (4.00%) SOAP
5 3 (4.00%) JNDI
6 2 (2.67%) LAMP
7 1 (1.33%) CSS
7 1 (1.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.67%) Open Source
3 7 (9.33%) e-Health
4 5 (6.67%) IVR
5 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.00%) Clustering
7 2 (2.67%) Replication
7 2 (2.67%) PKI
8 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.33%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.33%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.33%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 23 (30.67%) Windows
2 12 (16.00%) Linux
3 6 (8.00%) UNIX
4 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.33%) CentOS
6 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.00%) ITIL
1 15 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 11 (14.67%) Workflow
3 10 (13.33%) Fault Management
4 9 (12.00%) Mentoring
4 9 (12.00%) EAI
5 8 (10.67%) Migration
5 8 (10.67%) Change Management
5 8 (10.67%) TOGAF
6 7 (9.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (9.33%) UML
6 7 (9.33%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (8.00%) RUP
7 6 (8.00%) DSDM
7 6 (8.00%) Ethical Hacking
7 6 (8.00%) Asset Management
7 6 (8.00%) Data Management
8 5 (6.67%) Process Management
8 5 (6.67%) Load Balancing
8 5 (6.67%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.33%) SQL
1 4 (5.33%) Jython
1 4 (5.33%) Python
2 3 (4.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (4.00%) Ruby
2 3 (4.00%) Korn
3 2 (2.67%) Java
3 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.33%) VB
4 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (26.67%) Security Cleared
3 18 (24.00%) CCNP
3 18 (24.00%) CCNA
4 13 (17.33%) DV Cleared
5 10 (13.33%) SC Cleared
6 8 (10.67%) CCSE
7 7 (9.33%) CCSA
8 3 (4.00%) CISSP
8 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (4.00%) GIAC
9 2 (2.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (2.67%) MCSE
9 2 (2.67%) CCIE
9 2 (2.67%) MCITP
10 1 (1.33%) Degree
10 1 (1.33%) VCAP
10 1 (1.33%) CCIA
10 1 (1.33%) MCP
10 1 (1.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.00%) SLA
2 3 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.33%) QA
3 1 (1.33%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.33%) TickIT
3 1 (1.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.00%) vSphere
3 3 (4.00%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (2.67%) UAG
4 2 (2.67%) Docker
5 1 (1.33%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.33%) Snort
5 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.33%) XenApp
5 1 (1.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (9.33%) CA Spectrum
2 4 (5.33%) CiscoWorks
2 4 (5.33%) CA Wily
3 3 (4.00%) Puppet
3 3 (4.00%) FortiGate
3 3 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.00%) Nagios
3 3 (4.00%) Opsview
4 2 (2.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.33%) SCCM
5 1 (1.33%) Cacti
5 1 (1.33%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.33%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 34 (45.33%) Cisco
2 24 (32.00%) CheckPoint
3 19 (25.33%) F5
4 17 (22.67%) Microsoft
5 13 (17.33%) Juniper
6 11 (14.67%) Citrix
7 10 (13.33%) IBM
7 10 (13.33%) Blue Coat
8 9 (12.00%) Oracle
9 8 (10.67%) McAfee
10 7 (9.33%) CA
10 7 (9.33%) Nokia
11 6 (8.00%) Remedy
11 6 (8.00%) Computacenter
12 5 (6.67%) Avaya
13 4 (5.33%) VMware
14 3 (4.00%) Fortinet
15 2 (2.67%) Altiris
15 2 (2.67%) Sourcefire
15 2 (2.67%) Websense
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hays IT
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago