The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 49 50 47
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing Firewall 53 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 4.61% 1.69% 2.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 14.13% 19.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 6 11
Median daily rate £305 £313 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.62% +15.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £213 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £381 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £363 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.82% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.99 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £29.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-20.68% +52.63%
Firewall
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 North East region.

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
318 92 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 27.65% 11.96% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 54 45
Median daily rate £290 £300 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +10.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 6
Median hourly rate £28.00 £18.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.99 £13.30 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £27.05 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.59 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +47.92%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the North East region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Firewall
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the North East region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
Tyne and Wear +8 50 £285 -16.94% 10
Durham -3 1 £400 +39.13% 4
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 North East region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 31 (49.21%) Red Hat
2 29 (46.03%) Unix
3 25 (39.68%) ITIL
4 23 (36.51%) Windows
4 23 (36.51%) LAN
4 23 (36.51%) ITIL V3
5 22 (34.92%) Security Cleared
5 22 (34.92%) Solaris
5 22 (34.92%) AIX
6 21 (33.33%) High Availability
7 20 (31.75%) IBM
7 20 (31.75%) Middleware
8 19 (30.16%) Six Sigma
8 19 (30.16%) WAN
8 19 (30.16%) SC Cleared
9 18 (28.57%) Cisco
10 17 (26.98%) HP
10 17 (26.98%) Oracle
10 17 (26.98%) Configuration Management
10 17 (26.98%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (25.40%) Open Source
12 15 (23.81%) GPFS
12 15 (23.81%) HACMP
12 15 (23.81%) Linux
12 15 (23.81%) IBM AIX Certification
12 15 (23.81%) VPN
13 13 (20.63%) DNS
13 13 (20.63%) Active Directory
13 13 (20.63%) WebLogic
13 13 (20.63%) Service Management

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 13 (20.63%) WebLogic
2 6 (9.52%) iPlanet
2 6 (9.52%) JBoss
3 5 (7.94%) IIS
4 4 (6.35%) Apache
4 4 (6.35%) IBM Notes
5 3 (4.76%) MQSeries
6 2 (3.17%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.59%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.76%) MS Office
3 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (36.51%) LAN
2 19 (30.16%) WAN
3 15 (23.81%) VPN
4 13 (20.63%) DNS
5 9 (14.29%) LDAP
5 9 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 7 (11.11%) FTP
6 7 (11.11%) SSH
7 6 (9.52%) BIG-IP
7 6 (9.52%) OpenLDAP
7 6 (9.52%) Wireless
8 5 (7.94%) DHCP
8 5 (7.94%) SAN
9 4 (6.35%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (6.35%) Network Security
10 3 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 3 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 2 (3.17%) Cisco Wireless
11 2 (3.17%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.76%) DB2
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) MSI
General
1 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (25.40%) Unix Engineer
2 12 (19.05%) Network Engineer
3 11 (17.46%) Support Engineer
4 6 (9.52%) AIX Engineer
4 6 (9.52%) Unix Support
5 5 (7.94%) Unix Support Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Linux Support
7 3 (4.76%) Administrator
7 3 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Linux Support Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.76%) Unix Linux Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Network Security Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Network Support
8 2 (3.17%) Security Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Unix Administrator
8 2 (3.17%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (31.75%) Middleware
2 6 (9.52%) JSP
3 5 (7.94%) ISPF
3 5 (7.94%) J2EE
4 3 (4.76%) Web Services
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.81%) HACMP
2 8 (12.70%) Clustering
3 7 (11.11%) IBM Mainframe
3 7 (11.11%) Mainframe
4 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (7.94%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.17%) Data Centre
7 2 (3.17%) Grid Computing
7 2 (3.17%) HP Storage
7 2 (3.17%) HP StoreVirtual
7 2 (3.17%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.59%) CMDB
8 1 (1.59%) IVR
8 1 (1.59%) Statistics
8 1 (1.59%) User Experience
8 1 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 29 (46.03%) Unix
2 23 (36.51%) Windows
3 22 (34.92%) AIX
3 22 (34.92%) Solaris
4 15 (23.81%) Linux
5 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (11.11%) zOS
7 6 (9.52%) Windows XP
8 5 (7.94%) MVS
8 5 (7.94%) Windows Server
9 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
9 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.59%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.68%) ITIL
2 23 (36.51%) ITIL V3
3 21 (33.33%) High Availability
4 19 (30.16%) Six Sigma
5 17 (26.98%) Configuration Management
5 17 (26.98%) Disaster Recovery
6 16 (25.40%) Open Source
7 13 (20.63%) Lean Six Sigma
7 13 (20.63%) Service Management
7 13 (20.63%) Workflow
8 7 (11.11%) Project Management
8 7 (11.11%) Service Delivery
9 6 (9.52%) DevOps
9 6 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (9.52%) Migration
9 6 (9.52%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 5 (7.94%) Defect Management
10 5 (7.94%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (7.94%) Mentoring
10 5 (7.94%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.87%) SQL
2 7 (11.11%) JCL
2 7 (11.11%) REXX
3 6 (9.52%) Java
3 6 (9.52%) Korn
3 6 (9.52%) Perl
3 6 (9.52%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.76%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (34.92%) Security Cleared
2 19 (30.16%) SC Cleared
3 15 (23.81%) IBM AIX Certification
4 9 (14.29%) CCNP
4 9 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (9.52%) Degree
6 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (6.35%) CCNA
8 2 (3.17%) CCIE
9 1 (1.59%) CCDP
9 1 (1.59%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) JSP 440
1 6 (9.52%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 15 (23.81%) GPFS
2 13 (20.63%) Active Directory
3 11 (17.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (7.94%) NFS
4 5 (7.94%) Time Sharing Option
5 4 (6.35%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (6.35%) Terminal Services
6 3 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (3.17%) DFS Replication
7 2 (3.17%) vSphere
8 1 (1.59%) KVM
8 1 (1.59%) RHEV
8 1 (1.59%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.59%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.59%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (11.11%) OpenView
2 6 (9.52%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (9.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 5 (7.94%) Control-M
4 4 (6.35%) HP SIM
4 4 (6.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (6.35%) Perfmon
5 3 (4.76%) FortiGate
5 3 (4.76%) NetBackup
6 2 (3.17%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (3.17%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (3.17%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.59%) Puppet
7 1 (1.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (49.21%) Red Hat
2 20 (31.75%) IBM
3 18 (28.57%) Cisco
4 17 (26.98%) HP
4 17 (26.98%) Oracle
5 13 (20.63%) VMware
6 9 (14.29%) F5
7 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
8 7 (11.11%) BMC
8 7 (11.11%) CA
9 6 (9.52%) BEA
9 6 (9.52%) CheckPoint
9 6 (9.52%) Citrix
9 6 (9.52%) Sun
10 4 (6.35%) Lotus
11 3 (4.76%) Cognos
11 3 (4.76%) Juniper
11 3 (4.76%) Opsware
11 3 (4.76%) ServiceNow
11 3 (4.76%) Veritas
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