The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 18 13 16
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing Firewall 5 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 3.79% 8.99% 3.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 37.21% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
Median daily rate £475 £376 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.49% +25.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £361
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.73 £21.01 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-1.30% -23.61%
Firewall
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
40 43 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 30.30% 24.16% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 14
Median daily rate £275 £401 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.33% +24.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £347
% change year-on-year
- +4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Newbury region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 5 (38.46%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) VMware ESX
2 4 (30.77%) Network Security
2 4 (30.77%) vSphere
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 3 (23.08%) Network Design
3 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
4 2 (15.38%) Linux
4 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 2 (15.38%) HP
4 2 (15.38%) Dell
4 2 (15.38%) Legal
4 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 2 (15.38%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Tripwire
4 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
4 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (15.38%) REST
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
4 2 (15.38%) Splunk
4 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
4 2 (15.38%) Private Cloud

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury 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:

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) Kerberos
2 1 (7.69%) LDAP
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Data Lake
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Network Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Security Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Strategy Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) REST
2 1 (7.69%) Middleware
2 1 (7.69%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
1 2 (15.38%) Private Cloud
1 2 (15.38%) Public Cloud
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Network Design
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
2 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
2 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
2 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (7.69%) Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (7.69%) Patch Management
3 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Secure Coding
3 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Threat Modelling
3 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CISA
1 1 (7.69%) CISM
1 1 (7.69%) CISSP
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) GCFA
1 1 (7.69%) GCIH
1 1 (7.69%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) HIPAA
1 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
1 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) VMware ESX
1 4 (30.77%) vSphere
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
2 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Dell
3 2 (15.38%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) Splunk
3 2 (15.38%) Tripwire
4 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto