The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 9 15 20
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Contract jobs citing Firewall 17 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 8.72% 5.59% 5.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 68.00% 57.14% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 6
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£600 £300 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +27.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £220 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £665 £300 £309
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £304
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +11.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 0
Average hourly rate £23.13 £25.35 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.77% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.13 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -6.97%
Firewall
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
25 14 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 12.82% 9.79% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 15
Average daily rate £575 £300 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+91.66% +27.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £375 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 4
Average hourly rate £23.00 £23.20 £13.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.86% +73.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £12.45 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.83 £27.50 £16.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £20.03 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+47.27% -10.97%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Firewall across the Norfolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

Firewall
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +6 15 £600 +140.00% 3
Thetford - - - -
Firewall
East of England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 17 (65.38%) Cisco
3 14 (53.85%) VMware
4 11 (42.31%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
6 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 7 (26.92%) Wireless
8 6 (23.08%) Finance
8 6 (23.08%) Network Security
8 6 (23.08%) Hyper-V
8 6 (23.08%) vSphere
8 6 (23.08%) SIEM
8 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
9 5 (19.23%) Sophos
9 5 (19.23%) Python
9 5 (19.23%) LAN
9 5 (19.23%) WAN
10 4 (15.38%) Oracle
10 4 (15.38%) SAN
10 4 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (15.38%) Information Security
10 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
11 3 (11.54%) Data Security
11 3 (11.54%) Sourcefire
11 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
11 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (11.54%) Websense
11 3 (11.54%) CISA

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (26.92%) Wireless
3 6 (23.08%) Network Security
4 5 (19.23%) LAN
4 5 (19.23%) WAN
5 4 (15.38%) SAN
5 4 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (11.54%) SSL
7 2 (7.69%) iSCSI
7 2 (7.69%) VLAN
8 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications
8 1 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (3.85%) VoIP
8 1 (3.85%) DHCP
8 1 (3.85%) DNS
8 1 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) EDMS
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MSI
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (15.38%) Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Information Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Security Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Information Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Security Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Network Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Security Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Regular Expression
2 1 (3.85%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.85%) Middleware
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) CMDB
2 1 (3.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (11.54%) zOS
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (11.54%) UNIX
2 3 (11.54%) AIX
2 3 (11.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) SIEM
2 4 (15.38%) Information Security
3 3 (11.54%) Data Security
3 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
3 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (11.54%) ITIL
3 3 (11.54%) Analytics
4 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.85%) WFM
4 1 (3.85%) Supplier Management
4 1 (3.85%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.85%) Change Management
4 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.85%) Project Management
4 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.85%) CRM
4 1 (3.85%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) Python
2 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.85%) C
3 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) CISA
1 3 (11.54%) CISSP
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) CISM
3 1 (3.85%) MCP
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) Hyper-V
2 6 (23.08%) vSphere
3 3 (11.54%) RACF
3 3 (11.54%) ACF2
4 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (7.69%) ProxySG
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
1 2 (7.69%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.85%) HP SIM
2 1 (3.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (3.85%) OpenView
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Cisco
2 14 (53.85%) VMware
3 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 5 (19.23%) Sophos
5 4 (15.38%) Oracle
6 3 (11.54%) Sourcefire
6 3 (11.54%) Websense
6 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
6 3 (11.54%) IBM
6 3 (11.54%) LogRhythm
7 2 (7.69%) AlgoSec
7 2 (7.69%) Cyber-Ark
7 2 (7.69%) EMC
7 2 (7.69%) Symantec
7 2 (7.69%) Lumension
7 2 (7.69%) Splunk
7 2 (7.69%) SolarWinds
7 2 (7.69%) Blue Coat
8 1 (3.85%) F5
8 1 (3.85%) Lotus
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