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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 26 20 31
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Contract jobs citing Firewall 10 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 4.41% 9.38% 2.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 27.27% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 1
Median daily rate £250 £331 £128
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.52% +159.80%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £27.60 £137.50 £35.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-79.92% +290.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £22.01 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+30.60% +8.70%
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
45 66 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 19.82% 34.38% 6.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 56 10
Median daily rate £488 £220 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+121.59% -29.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £150 £101
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £375 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 4
Median hourly rate £13.50 £137.50 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-90.18% +287.32%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+38.21% +7.62%

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
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 24 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 24 July 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 -19 4 £490 +30.66%
Great Yarmouth - 2 £250 -
Firewall
East of England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 13 (56.52%) Cisco
2 8 (34.78%) ITIL
2 8 (34.78%) Linux
3 7 (30.43%) Windows
3 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (26.09%) Project Management
4 6 (26.09%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (21.74%) WAN
5 5 (21.74%) DNS
5 5 (21.74%) LAN
5 5 (21.74%) VLAN
5 5 (21.74%) Network Security
5 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
5 5 (21.74%) VMware
6 4 (17.39%) Finance
6 4 (17.39%) BIG-IP
6 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
6 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (17.39%) F5
6 4 (17.39%) Sun
6 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (17.39%) Avaya
6 4 (17.39%) AIX
6 4 (17.39%) Solaris
6 4 (17.39%) Unix
6 4 (17.39%) Oracle
6 4 (17.39%) Java
6 4 (17.39%) SQL
6 4 (17.39%) CISM
6 4 (17.39%) Six Sigma

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 2 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (8.70%) IIS
1 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.70%) Skype for Business
1 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.35%) iPlanet
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (21.74%) DNS
2 5 (21.74%) LAN
2 5 (21.74%) Network Security
2 5 (21.74%) VLAN
2 5 (21.74%) WAN
3 4 (17.39%) BIG-IP
4 3 (13.04%) DHCP
4 3 (13.04%) OSPF
4 3 (13.04%) VPN
4 3 (13.04%) Wireless
5 2 (8.70%) SAN
5 2 (8.70%) Skype
5 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.70%) VoIP
6 1 (4.35%) BGP
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
6 1 (4.35%) HSRP
6 1 (4.35%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) GCC
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
2 4 (17.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Network Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Consultant
2 3 (13.04%) Network Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Security Consultant
2 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Telecoms Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) C++ Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Developer
3 2 (8.70%) IT Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) IT Security Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) IT Security Officer
3 2 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Network Support
3 2 (8.70%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Security Officer
3 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) JSP
2 2 (8.70%) Middleware
2 2 (8.70%) Qt
2 2 (8.70%) RESTful
3 1 (4.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.70%) Cryptography
1 2 (8.70%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (8.70%) PKI
1 2 (8.70%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Linux
2 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (17.39%) AIX
3 4 (17.39%) Solaris
3 4 (17.39%) Unix
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.35%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) ITIL
2 6 (26.09%) Project Management
3 4 (17.39%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (17.39%) Six Sigma
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL V3
4 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.70%) CRM
5 2 (8.70%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security
5 2 (8.70%) Open Source
5 2 (8.70%) Security Operations
5 2 (8.70%) Software Distribution
5 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (4.35%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL V2
6 1 (4.35%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 1 (4.35%) Secure Coding
6 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) Service Management
6 1 (4.35%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) Java
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
2 2 (8.70%) C
2 2 (8.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (17.39%) CISM
1 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) CISA
2 3 (13.04%) CISSP
3 2 (8.70%) CCNA
3 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.35%) CCDE
4 1 (4.35%) CCIE
4 1 (4.35%) CCSP
4 1 (4.35%) CEH
4 1 (4.35%) CRISC
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) JSP 440
2 2 (8.70%) SLA
3 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
1 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (8.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Cisco
2 5 (21.74%) VMware
3 4 (17.39%) Avaya
3 4 (17.39%) F5
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle
3 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
3 4 (17.39%) Sun
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 3 (13.04%) Nortel
5 2 (8.70%) Mitel
6 1 (4.35%) BEA
6 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.35%) Citrix
6 1 (4.35%) Juniper
6 1 (4.35%) Sourcefire
6 1 (4.35%) Symantec