The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 18 23 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing Firewall 1 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 0.82% 3.38% 5.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.88% 36.84% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 7
Median daily rate £235 £600 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-60.83% +263.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £388 £360
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +7.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £23.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
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
17 19 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 13.93% 9.18% 14.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 13
Median daily rate £371 £476 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.97% +157.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £190 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £600 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £22.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Norfolk region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +6 1 £235 -60.83%
Firewall
East of England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (66.67%) BIG-IP
3 6 (66.67%) F5
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 6 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (66.67%) AIX
3 6 (66.67%) Solaris
3 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 6 (66.67%) Unix
3 6 (66.67%) Java
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle
3 6 (66.67%) Sun
3 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 6 (66.67%) Six Sigma
4 5 (55.56%) Project Management
4 5 (55.56%) JSP
4 5 (55.56%) ITIL V3
4 5 (55.56%) JSP 440
5 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
6 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 3 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
6 3 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
7 2 (22.22%) iPlanet

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk 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 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (22.22%) iPlanet
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) BIG-IP
2 2 (22.22%) Network Security
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) IT Security Officer
1 2 (22.22%) Security Officer
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) JSP
2 2 (22.22%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (66.67%) AIX
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Solaris
2 6 (66.67%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (66.67%) Six Sigma
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL V3
3 5 (55.56%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 2 (22.22%) Security Operations
5 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) ISMS
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL V2
5 1 (11.11%) QMS
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) JSP 440
2 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
3 6 (66.67%) F5
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle
3 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 6 (66.67%) Sun
4 2 (22.22%) BEA
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix